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The Phoenix City Council voted Wednesday to delay — and likely kill — a light rail line planned for west Phoenix to fund street repairs.
Posted: March 21, 2019, 1:13 am
The children reportedly abused by a YouTuber for not performing well in popular "Fantastic Adventures" videos had not "been in school for years."
Posted: March 21, 2019, 12:59 am
A Chandler father provided home-security video of Chandler police breaking down the door of a family’s home for a DCS-requested welfare check of a child with a spiking fever, after parents refused to give police permission to enter their home, saying their toddler son was fine.
Posted: March 21, 2019, 12:58 am
President Donald Trump’s attack on the late Sen. John McCain came after he was asked why he continues to attack McCain seven months after his death.
Posted: March 21, 2019, 12:52 am
Jeffery Rhone was arrested on suspicion of fatally shooting two people and wounding four others in an early morning shooting Tuesday.
Posted: March 21, 2019, 12:50 am
Machelle Hobson, who ran the popular YouTube channel "Fantastic Adventures," was arrested along with two adult sons on allegations of child abuse.
Posted: March 21, 2019, 12:01 am
Phoenix is projecting a $55 million surplus in its $1.4 billion general fund budget. Officials are seeking public input on how to spend it.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 11:39 pm
Ever wonder how citrus came to Arizona? Want to know which kind is grown the most? These plants sure have a zesty history.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 10:40 pm
The crashes happened late Tuesday and early Wednesday on state routes 51 and 101, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 10:23 pm
One arrest has already been made in the collision Friday evening at State Route 95 at the Camp Mohave Road.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 10:07 pm
Posted: March 20, 2019, 9:59 pm
YouTuber Machelle Hobson, who runs the channel Fantastic Adventures, was arrested on suspicion of child abuse.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 9:22 pm
The children reported being locked in a closet for days without food, water or access to a bathroom, pepper sprayed from head to toe and forced to take ice baths, according to police.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 8:27 pm
Nicole Anne Yoga in Chandler brings three dozen holistic health practitioners ranging from health-care and advanced-yoga instructors to nutritionists and life coaches anywhere in the Valley.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 8:09 pm
The stabbing was reported in the 1300 block of West 23rd Street, according to Tempe Police Department.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 7:59 pm
Jeffery Rhone, who is suspected of shooting six people, killing two of them, at a Phoenix home early Tuesday makes his initial appearance in Maricopa County Superior Court.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 7:56 pm
Scottsdale approved the first phase of ballpark upgrades as the city continues to hammer out a long-term lease with the San Francisco Giants.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 7:51 pm
Using a mix of gene selection and humane treatment, Chuck Backus is breeding cattle better suited to survive the heat of the Arizona mountains.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 7:44 pm
Phoenix may rename the entryway to Phoenix Theatre after Steven Spielberg, who grew up here and debuted his first full-length movie at the theater.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 7:16 pm
California poppy farm shuts down after visitors ruined the fields, but Arizona parks have not seen such problems.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 7:05 pm
Mike Krzyzewski might have his most talented team ever this year, but here's why this heavily-favored Duke team will not win the national title.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 5:51 pm
A Texas homeowner saw a 'few' rattlesnakes and called for help. The removal company found 45 of them
Video shot by Big Country Snake Removal on March 13 near Abilene, Texas, shows the company removing dozens of snakes from beneath a home.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 5:44 pm
Police were still looking for the shooter in an incident that left two dead and four wounded, according to Phoenix fire officials.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 4:55 pm
Arizona storms can see lightning split the sky, dust and snow envelope the state, and sometimes it ends with a rainbow. See photos of the iconic storms.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 4:52 pm
Posted: March 20, 2019, 4:43 pm
Posted: March 20, 2019, 4:43 pm
Representatives of seven states met in Phoenix and signed a letter to Congress, seeking legislation to implement a Colorado River drought deal.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 4:23 pm
Posted: March 20, 2019, 3:45 pm
In an unusual development, DCS had to ask foster families for extra effort as it tried to find foster beds for 40 children.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 3:06 pm
Corey Woods plans to run for Tempe mayor in 2020, four years after leaving office. He will face Mark Mitchell, who will seek re-election.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 3:01 pm
Spring training complex cited for multiple violations on this week's roundup of restaurant inspections
Seven restaurants in Phoenix, Mesa and Tempe on this week's inspection list of four or more violations. Also see 20 spots that earned top scores.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 2:32 pm
The lawsuit, filed on the one-year anniversary of Elaine Herzberg's death, is seeking damages in an amount to be determined by a jury.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 6:39 am
Posted: March 20, 2019, 5:35 am
Pilot Brody Burnell, 20, was in a coma for three months and endured 14 surgeries after a serious 2017 plane crash. He's now walking again.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 5:03 am
This year's above-average snowpack could help avert a Colorado River shortage next year. Western states are still looking to finish a drought plan.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 4:18 am
A group says a school principal's remarks about Black History Month are emblematic of bigger problems over equity at the Kyrene School District.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 2:49 am
Posted: March 20, 2019, 1:22 am
Jean Chatham was a workaholic, but he always found time to invest in his life and the people in it. He had a big heart, but not a strong one.
Posted: March 20, 2019, 12:43 am
Phoenix police investigate the scene of a fatal shooting that left two dead and four wounded on March 19, 2019.
Posted: March 19, 2019, 11:57 pm
Three Palmcroft Elementary School students riding the school bus reported minor injuries after a vehicle collided with the bus Tuesday about 8:15 a.m.
Posted: March 19, 2019, 11:51 pm
It's been 2 years since the NAU shooting case went to trial. Why is it taking so long to retry?
The second trial for defendant Steven Jones, who is charged with first-degree murder and aggravated assault, has been rescheduled five times.
Posted: March 19, 2019, 11:41 pm
Posted: March 19, 2019, 11:09 pm
Air and ground search teams spent five days looking for signs of Ryan Long or his car near Meteor Crater.
Posted: March 19, 2019, 11:04 pm
From 2016-2018 at least 793 people were killed in the Phoenix area. This is what you should know about those homicides.
Posted: March 19, 2019, 8:50 pm
Former Hacienda nurse accused of raping, impregnating patient to fight court-ordered HIV, STD testing
The former Hacienda nurse accused of raping and impregnating an incapacitated woman plans to fight court-ordered testing for HIV and STDs.
Posted: March 19, 2019, 8:45 pm
Two Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center volunteers and friends are still able to live life and help others.
Posted: March 19, 2019, 7:17 pm
Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman on the Supreme Court, was an Arizona original who shattered many glass ceilings in her rise to the highest court.
Posted: March 18, 2019, 3:02 pm
We’re launching AZ Data Central, a trove of public data to help you make better decisions about how you live, vote, invest and explore.
Posted: February 1, 2019, 5:34 pm