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You can watch thousands of bats take flight from a Phoenix tunnel

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:52:09 -0400

Thousands of Mexican free-tailed bats take flight from what has become known as the Phoenix batcave, a tunnel near 40th Street and Camelback Road.


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1-year-old Peoria boy fights rare botulism infection; doctors expect full recovery

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:02:05 -0400

The 1-year-old was diagnosed with the rare condition that affects about 110 people per year in the United States, 72 percent of them infants.


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Police: Gang leader arrested in death of rival at Phoenix fish fry

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:28:56 -0400

Bennie Dansby Jr., 40, was arrested Aug. 15, 2017, in connection with the death of a man during an April gunfight near Chase Field.


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Hikers stung by bees along Scottsdale trail

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:38:46 -0400

Two hikers on Sunrise Trail were stung by bees multiple times Aug. 16, 2017. A helicopter lifted out one of the hikers.


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Goodyear man accused of shooting mother as she slept

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 20:32:17 -0400

Gabriel Anthony Torres has been arrested and is accused of shooting his mother with his rifle, while she was sleeping in bed on Aug. 15.


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3 Arizona inmates found guilty of trying to kill jail guard

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:09:17 -0400

The men were accused of stabbing the guard 21 times with sharp weapons they made themselves, according to officials.


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Arizona man arrested in girlfriend's 1992 death in Southern California

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:54:36 -0400

An Arizona man was arrested this week on suspicion of killing his girlfriend in Southern California 25 years ago.


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NAU shooting retrial: Steven Jones wants county attorney disqualified for conflict of interest

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:17:27 -0400

Steven Jones' lawyer wants Coconino County Attorney William Ring disqualified from the NAU shooting case, saying he has a conflict of interest.


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Dad found passed out with needle in arm, 2 kids in car skips sentencing for DUI

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:35:11 -0400

Scott Marley pleaded guilty to aggravated DUI involving minors under 15. He didn't show up to court Wednesday for his sentencing.


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Why did President Donald Trump choose Arizona for an outside-the-swamp rally?

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:35:51 -0400

The president is returning to Phoenix on Tuesday, possibly to pardon political ally Joe Arpaio and make trouble for foes John McCain and Jeff Flake.


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National Parks Service ends ban on disposable water bottles

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 21:28:27 -0400

National Parks Service lifts ban on the sale of bottled water that was an effort to curb litter.


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Man's body found in Phoenix alley investigated as homicide

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:16:17 -0400

A 27-year-old man was found dead Wednesday morning near Oak and 12th streets in Phoenix.


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Arizona woman accused of creating and selling child pornography

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:39:37 -0400

Keri Harwood of New River, was arrested Sunday on suspicion of five counts each of child molestation and sexual exploitation of a minor.


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How did $100 million de Kooning painting end up in a home in tiny Cliff, New Mexico?

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:47:35 -0400

A stolen Willem de Kooning painting, “Woman-Ochre,” was discovered as part of an estate sale for a deceased couple's home.


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2 former Phoenix officers accused of forcing teen to eat pot could lose certifications

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:14:45 -0400

Two former Phoenix police officers, Richard G. Pina and Jason E. McFadden, may lose their ability to work as peace officers in Arizona.


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Arizona's 2017 monsoon season

Tue, 8 Aug 2017 14:31:04 -0400

Arizona's 2017 monsoon season



24-year-old Arizona black bear's testicular cancer surgery successful

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:18:05 -0400

Doctors say a 24-year-old sanctuary black bear in Arizona named Shash is recovering from successful surgery to remove a cancerous testicle.


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Restaurant inspections: 6 in Phoenix-area eateries on this week's list

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:59:06 -0400

Get details on Phoenix-area restaurants cited by Maricopa County inspectors for four or more priority violations the week of July 31.


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Body found in downtown Phoenix alley in Coronado Historic District

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:02:42 -0400

Phoenix police said the body was discovered near in an alley 10th and Oak streets, in the Coronado Historic District in downtown Phoenix.


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New lawsuits allege Mormon church failed to protect children in foster families

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:31:57 -0400

Thousands of American Indian children participated in a now-defunct church-run foster program from the late 1940s until around 2000.


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'We learn to ignore': Koreans in Arizona react to recent threats from North Korea

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:50:29 -0400

Members of Arizona's Korean communities say they have learned to ignore countless and exaggerated North Korea's threats to the South and the U.S.


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Mesa man accused of using dead brother's ID to collect Social Security since 1989

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 01:01:20 -0400

Frank Becht, 89, is accused of using his dead brother's identity to collect Social Security benefits.


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Civil-rights leaders slam Gov. Ducey for Confederate monument remarks

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:13:30 -0400

Civil-rights leaders gathered Tuesday at the Capitol to decry Gov. Doug Ducey's refusal to back removal of the state's six Confederate memorials.


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Caller impersonating Avondale policeman tells people to turn selves in over warrants

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:47:00 -0400

Avondale police are seeking a man claiming to be an officer. He calls and tells people they have warrants or violations and should turn themselves in.


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Mesa police officer killed in Washington state motorcycle accident

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 21:36:36 -0400

Kurt Allen Carlson, 42, was riding his Honda motorcycle on a road near Twisp, Washington, when he apparently lost control.


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1 person seriously injured in Phoenix shooting

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:26:49 -0400

A person was shot and is currently in serious condition after a shooting at 37th and Luke avenues In Phoenix.


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Rally at Arizona Capitol calls for protecting DACA for 'dreamers'

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:58:26 -0400

'Dreamers' and their families hold a rally at the Arizona Capitol to protect DACA.


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Could one checkbox at Maricopa County jails avert hundreds of arrests?

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:47:29 -0400

Maricopa County jails' "Hand in Hand" initiative works to get homeless inmates into housing upon release, reducing their chances for repeat offending.


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Suspect arrested in shooting of ex-girlfriend, death of her mother

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 20:27:55 -0400

Jorge Luis Valerio Acosta turned himself in to police more than a week after police say he shot the mother of his children and killed her mother.


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Surprise councilman resigns 7 months into his third term

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:58:45 -0400

Seven months into his third term, Surprise Councilman John Williams resigned on Tuesday so he can focus more time on his family and career.


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Can't afford the rent, can't afford to move: The new housing crisis

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:16:02 -0400

A decade after the Great Recession, Arizonan Katrina Taylor has hard choices and little help.


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12 years after Yuma's La Mesa Street killings, a jury will decide if there is enough evidence to convict the man accused

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 04:24:28 -0400

The man now on trial for killing a six people in 2005 looks nothing like witnesses' initial description of the killer. But some crucial physical evidence — and the absence of an alibi — may weigh against Preston Strong.


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Running wild: A USA TODAY Network investigation

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 04:01:07 -0400

Tens of thousands of mustangs still roam the American West. As their numbers grow, and homes for them dwindle, the real burden is not on the horses, but on the people.


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Landen Lavarnia shooting: What we know, what we don't

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:17:40 -0400

The fatal shooting of a 9-year-old boy in Phoenix, which resulted in murder charges against his parents, leaves multiple questions.


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The myth of parole in Arizona

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:44:36 -0400

In 1995, Danny Valdez got caught up in a drug deal where a man died. Valdez was charged with murder. He took a plea agreement to avoid the death penalty.


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A hidden tribe, a disastrous school and finally, a cry for help

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:06:00 -0400

In a remote corner of the Grand Canyon, Havasupai parents are suing the federal government for failing to educate their children.


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Is uranium mining near the Grand Canyon safe? The answer may be in the water

Wed, 8 Mar 2017 13:35:23 -0500

Beneath the Colorado Plateau, valuable uranium is laced amid ancient rock, waiting to be mined. Alongside it seeps the water that feeds the Colorado River and the cities of the Southwest. Life and death, environmentalists warn, are connected underground.


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Feds scrutinize Navajo housing agency; new records suggest remodeling costs $1M per unit

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:41:01 -0400

After a 2016 Republic investigation, Navajo Housing Authority comes under HUD scrutiny as new questions arise on costs to fix, build reservation homes.


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