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Auto show zooms into Phoenix with latest tech twists

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:16:02 -0500

The Arizona International Auto Show is coming to Phoenix for people to enjoy new models and luxury cars.


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AAA Arizona offering 'Tipsy Tow' program Wednesday night through Thanksgiving morning

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:06:44 -0500

Automotive services and ride shares are encouraging safety on the roads to avoid drinking and driving.


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Sheriff: Orange is the new black — and white — at county jails

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 20:06:31 -0500

Switch from stripes is expected to save Maricopa County more than $20,000 annually, Sheriff Paul Penzone says.


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Arizona Lottery game glitch produces duplicated results again

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:36:41 -0500

An Arizona Lottery machine produced the same three numbers three times in seven days. The problem is similar to one that arose with games a month ago.


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Tunnel trouble: Chandler rescuers work 4 hours to free dog stuck in tortoise-dug burrow

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:59:15 -0500

The dog was unharmed and may have chased a cat into the underground tunnel dug by a tortoise.


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Mom gives birth in SUV, drives to ER, all while tot watches 'Angry Birds' in back seat

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:25:08 -0500

Shannon Geise thought she was ready for the birth of her fifth baby. And she was. But the baby had other plans.


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Mall patrols continue amid uncertain future for Maricopa County sheriff's posse programs

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:57:52 -0500

Maricopa County Sheriff's Office posse members will continue an annual tradition as the eyes and ears of Phoenix-area shopping centers.


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So many want to adopt this husky pup, county says you'll need to apply

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:42:33 -0500

The Arizona Animal Rescue Mission and Phoenix Dog/Cat/Bird Hospital are taking applications until Dec. 1 from people who want to adopt BB Bear.


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'The State of Aging': Latinos keep aging relatives out of nursing homes

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500

Despite having a longer life expectancy than Whites and African-Americans, Latinos made up just 5 percent of the national nursing home population in 2014.


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5 reasons to donate to Season for Sharing

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:40:03 -0500

Give to Season for Sharing to help our Arizona neighbors in need.


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Survey: One in four Arizona teens misuses prescribed opioids

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 07:00:04 -0500

One in four Arizona teens has used prescribed pain medications improperly, with codeine and OxyContin the most commonly prescribed, a survey found.


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2 convicted of defrauding 74-year-old woman out of thousands

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:29:13 -0500

Two people were convicted in Cochise County of defrauding a 74-year-old woman, according to a news release from the Arizona Attorney General's Office.


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ADOT reminds Thanksgiving travelers to drive sober with 'Dilly! Dilly!' freeway sign

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 19:26:57 -0500

The Arizona Department of Transportation is reminding holiday travelers to drive sober this Thanksgiving with a 'Dilly! Dilly!' freeway sign.


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Youth leader who changed lives dies after battle with same type of cancer as McCain

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:02:56 -0500

Tamela Franks made sure disconnected teens in Phoenix had the opportunity to go to school or work. Now she's gone. Others are carrying on her legacy.


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Donations help St. Mary's Food Bank meet 7,000 turkey goal

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:12:04 -0500

St. Mary's Food Bank was short nearly 1,500 turkeys going into the second day of their three day drive and managed to meet their goal later that day.


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Rollover crash leaves 2 with life-threatening injuries in Scottsdale

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:35:26 -0500

A total of six people were hurt in the rollover on Pima Road south of Carefree.


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68 Mesa Public Schools retirees face pension cuts after accounting error

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:00:01 -0500

A Mesa Public Schools accounting error led to pension-benefit overpayments for 68 retirees, who now face reduced pensions.


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Woman fatally shoots man who tried to force his way into her home

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:29:21 -0500

Police say the man grabbed her as she entered her home and repeatedly tried to get inside to rob her.


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Ocelots try to survive in a world that barely knows they exist

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:56:40 -0500

The rare cats are among the rarest mammals in the Southwest, living a life of mystery in the borderland shadows as their habitat disappears.


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Restaurant inspections: 4 Phoenix-area eateries on this week's list

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:00:01 -0500

Get details on restaurants cited by Maricopa County inspectors for four or more priority violations the week of Nov. 6.


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Lawyers join battle over 'Arcadia Christmas House'

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:24:21 -0500

Lawyers from the Goldwater Institute and Rose Law Group are representing a Phoenix man on his quest to recreate one of the region's holiday mainstays.


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Mesa mayor faces harsh backlash for hot-mic comments about President Donald Trump

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:54:10 -0500

Mesa Mayor John Giles has drawn scorn from nearly every corner of the internet after appearing to call President Donald Trump an "idiot."


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Missing family found safe after night in desert north of Cave Creek

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:40:17 -0500

A family of five was stranded in the Seven Springs area overnight. They spent the night in their car and were found the next day unharmed.


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A border wall could drive the jaguar extinct in America

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:08:01 -0500

The jaguar doesn't need an American habitat to survive. But what would the border landscape lose if its biggest cat went extinct in the United States?


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Arizona's Wildlife World Zoo welcomes three endangered white rhinos

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:14:00 -0500

Three young Rhinos, named Imani, Zuri and Mashaka, arrived from South Africa last week.


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Mesa Public Schools may tie Arizona test scores to 'grade enhancement'

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:12:53 -0500

Mesa Public Schools students in junior high and high school could soon boost their grades by performing well on AzMERIT and AIMS standardized tests.


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ACLU of Arizona sues Phoenix police for use-of-force records from Trump rally in August

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:53:01 -0500

The civil-rights organization said Phoenix police have violated public records laws by failing to release records in a timely manner.


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Building a different kind of wall on the border to revive a dying land

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:00:06 -0500

Conservationists and ranchers restored habitat along the U.S.-Mexico border using porous rock structures but fear a solid border wall could undo work.


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5 iconic Phoenix holiday events

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:00:06 -0500

From a massive ice-skating rink in downtown Phoenix to luminarias at Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix offers plenty to get you in the holiday spirit.


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