GANNETT Syndication Service
Phoenix - Local
Posted: February 27, 2017, 5:55 am
An ATV crashed head on with a truck near Sycamore Creek northeast of Mesa on Sunday leaving one dead, officials said.
Posted: February 27, 2017, 3:41 am
Valley residents should expect rain to close out February before a sunnier start to March, according to the Weather Service.
Posted: February 27, 2017, 3:34 am
Lucky Dog Rescue brought several dogs to the Scottsdale Arabian Horse show Sunday in search of new homes.
Posted: February 27, 2017, 1:30 am
Posted: February 27, 2017, 1:01 am
Three crashes on Interstate 10 near the Arizona-New Mexico border closed the highway in both directions Sunday afternoon.
Posted: February 26, 2017, 11:33 pm
Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office reverses course, will allow ICE agents to pick up migrants inside jails
Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone said Friday evening that his agency would begin transferring inmates potentially in violation of federal immigration law to ICE officers within the confines of the county jail.
Posted: February 26, 2017, 10:43 pm
Posted: February 26, 2017, 7:39 pm
A 16-year-old boy was found dead in Laveen on Friday night, the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office said.
Posted: February 26, 2017, 2:29 am
Phoenix's Healthcare Professionals Protest was part of more than a dozen similar events held around the country Saturday.
Posted: February 26, 2017, 1:10 am
Posted: February 25, 2017, 11:22 pm
A 3-year-old is in critical condition following a water-related incident in Phoenix, according to fire officials.
Posted: February 25, 2017, 11:03 pm
Three of Arizona's biggest animal-welfare agencies opposed efforts to regulate veterinarians in shelters.
Posted: February 25, 2017, 9:31 pm
Phoenix fire crews responded to a first-alarm industrial complex fire near Grand Avenue on Saturday morning, but were able to quickly put the fire out.
Posted: February 25, 2017, 8:29 pm
State officials have ordered the veterans who organized a homeless camp to abandon their site near Loop 202 near Mesa.
Posted: February 25, 2017, 7:24 pm
Phoenix police arrested a south Phoenix day-care's owner, direct employee, owner after a 21-month-old boy was struck twice by a broom handle, suffering a 4-inch cut on his face, according to police and court documents
Posted: February 25, 2017, 5:55 pm
The weekend was expected to pitch us perfect spring weather for the kickoff of spring-training games.
Posted: February 25, 2017, 4:27 am
For the state's elementary schools, 90 percent of their letter grades could be decided by how well their kids test on AzMERIT, a rigorous annual assessment 38 percent of Arizona students passed last year.
Posted: February 25, 2017, 3:23 am
Goodwill of Central Arizona will merge with Goodwill of Northern Arizona, officials say it will benefit previously scaled back programs.
Posted: February 25, 2017, 3:23 am
Six-hundred-thirty-three pounds of marijuana were seized by the Pinal County Sheriff's Office on Thursday on Highway 77.
Posted: February 25, 2017, 3:21 am
Posted: February 25, 2017, 3:07 am
A former Phoenix police officer who was charged in the shooting deaths of his wife and a motorist near Loop 202 last summer pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree murder, the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office said Friday.
Posted: February 25, 2017, 2:30 am
Posted: February 25, 2017, 1:49 am
A man who killed one priest and seriously injured another at a church in 2014 has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder.
Posted: February 25, 2017, 12:37 am
A Phoenix group has started a movement to pressure Mexican lawmakers to stop buying corn from the United States in response to Trump administration policies they see as hostile toward Mexico and undocumented immigrants.
Posted: February 24, 2017, 8:58 pm
A Buckeye elementary school teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old foreign-exchange student pleaded not guilty in court Friday morning.
Posted: February 24, 2017, 8:48 pm
Supporters of a planned memorial honoring the victims of the January 2011 mass shooting near Tucson seek $2.5 million from the state.
Posted: February 24, 2017, 7:14 pm
Scottsdale Mayor Jim Lane discussed the controversial Desert Discovery Center project during his "State of the City" speech.
Posted: February 24, 2017, 6:57 pm
Posted: February 24, 2017, 6:48 pm
Nearly 20 years before the Civil Rights Act, spring training baseball helped accelerate integration in Arizona.
Posted: February 24, 2017, 6:08 pm
Legislation allowing $225 million in public financing for an Arizona Coyotes arena is in trouble in the Arizona Senate.
Posted: February 24, 2017, 4:22 pm
We were headed into the desert to shoot guns all Charlie's Angels style, but as the bullets thudded into the dirt, it suddenly wasn't anything like TV.
Posted: February 24, 2017, 3:50 pm
Penzone to Homeland Security: Give me a 'responsible, ethical and legal solution' on holding migrants
Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone is asking for guidance from the director of the Department of Homeland Security about "courtesy detainers" for suspected immigration-law violators and other areas of immigration enforcement.
Posted: February 24, 2017, 5:23 am
A fundraiser on Saturday at Verrado High School will go to help cover Andrew Ochoa's unrelenting medical costs.
Posted: February 24, 2017, 4:21 am
Maricopa Medical Center's oversight board has hired a firm to manage the county safety-net health system's overhaul.
Posted: February 24, 2017, 1:47 am
Posted: February 24, 2017, 12:08 am
A 30-year-old Scottsdale woman disappeared Sunday morning while on a weekend trip to San Diego, police said.
Posted: February 23, 2017, 11:22 pm
Posted: February 20, 2017, 10:43 pm
Posted: February 16, 2017, 9:10 am
Posted: February 16, 2017, 9:06 am
Immigrant advocates have portrayed the Mesa mother quickly deported to Mexico as a victim of President Donald Trump's sweeping new deportation priorities. Others see another side to the story.
Posted: February 11, 2017, 12:22 am
Posted: February 3, 2017, 1:48 pm
Posted: February 1, 2017, 10:29 pm
Posted: January 26, 2017, 11:24 am
Posted: January 24, 2017, 9:12 pm
When state workers took away Maribel Ontiveros's three children, she kept asking what seemed a simple question: Why? She isn't alone in finding information gaps in Arizona's child welfare system.
Posted: January 22, 2017, 1:02 pm
Posted: January 19, 2017, 6:06 pm
Bishop Monty Moody leads a church in a building behind his Peoria home. And he is a major donor to candidates running for elected office -- in Phoenix.
Posted: January 9, 2017, 9:53 pm
Under inquiry: From governors to lawmen to lawmakers, a look at Arizona public officials who faced investigations
Here is a partial list of Arizona elected officials whose actions have drawn legal scrutiny over the years.
Posted: January 7, 2017, 1:22 am
On the evening of July 31, 2012, Rebekah Mellon killed her husband in the living room of their Phoenix home. The question no one has answered yet is why.
Posted: January 3, 2017, 3:25 pm
On Jan. 1, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio relinquishes the star that made him a star and becomes Citizen Joe Arpaio.
Posted: December 30, 2016, 2:14 pm
Posted: December 16, 2016, 4:12 pm
The Navajo Nation is in dire need of homes. The tribe's housing agency has wasted huge sums. And it has a quarter-billion dollars in tax money sitting unspent.
Posted: December 15, 2016, 6:15 am
This story, full of spooks and political misdirection, twists the mind. The CIA is involved. Also Bulgarian arms manufacturers, Benghazi terrorists, Libyan rebels and U.S. political operatives.
Posted: November 20, 2016, 12:06 pm
Posted: June 20, 2015, 6:33 pm