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Young Mesa widower fights life-insurance company for payout, with help from The Republic

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 11:56:09 -0500

Eric Porter, 41, received nothing in life-insurance benefits after his wife died unexpectedly, until The Arizona Republic got involved.


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Hezron Parks, man accused of shooting Tempe Fire Capt. Kyle Brayer, pleads not guilty

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:00:34 -0500

Hezron Parks, 21, pleaded not guilty to 13 of 14 charges stemming from when police said he shot and killed a Tempe fire captain.


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Animal Care and Control Department rescues stray puppies stuck between walls

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:59:50 -0500

Two stray puppies were rescued Monday after the pair managed to get stuck between a wall.


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Maricopa Community Colleges faculty in uproar over possible changes to bargaining policy

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:23:52 -0500

The governing board for the largest community college system in Arizona proposes changes to the faculty negotiation process for salaries, benefits.


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Man concealed body of Arizona real-estate agent who disappeared in 2015

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:58:44 -0500

William Glen Sanders has pleaded guilty to concealing the body of a real-estate agent who disappeared two years ago while showing a property.


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Scottsdale school board race may be crowded as 10 show early interest

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 11:20:38 -0500

Ten Scottsdale residents have shown interest in school board seats up for grabs Nov. 6. It's a stark change from 2016 when candidates ran unopposed.


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Penalty phase underway for double murderer who killed teens

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:43:25 -0500

Tyler Webster, 18, and Olek Wladyzewski, 19, were killed as they waited in a vehicle in Mesa on June 29, 2011. Jesus Busso-Estopellan was convicted.


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Counting on conversations with people who are homeless to reveal respect, gain resources

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 08:00:05 -0500

The Point-in-Time count is required by U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to guide policy and funding.


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Arizona Talks hosts forum Tuesday for state schools superintendent candidates

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 11:46:47 -0500

Six candidates vying to be elected as the state's top education official are participating in a forum Tuesday night.


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Teens organize Phoenix 'March for Our Lives' in wake of Florida shooting

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:05:24 -0500

Two Arizona teens are leading the charge to pressure lawmakers for gun control reform by organizing a March for Our Lives next month in Phoenix.


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Phoenix police assistants now helping officers by responding to some calls

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 08:00:05 -0500

A group of new Phoenix police assistants are responding to a variety of calls in an effort to free up patrol officers for more urgent matters.


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M&Ms and safety pins: The life and death of the woman everyone saw but no one knew

Mon, 5 Feb 2018 10:44:14 -0500

The neighborhood thought they knew the homeless woman because she was always on the street. But when she died, people learned how little they knew.


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2 shot dead inside Phoenix residence; no arrests made

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 20:31:05 -0500

Police had been called to the home on reports of shots fired just before 10 p.m. at a home southwest of 16th Street and Thomas Road.


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Arizona has no official state dinosaur, so an 11-year-old proposed one — the Sonorasaurus

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 22:21:26 -0500

Amateur fossil hunters found the only known Sonorasaurus specimen in the world in southern Arizona in 1994.


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Grand Canyon helicopter crash: Donations sought for survivors, including 'well-loved' newlyweds

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 23:37:13 -0500

Of the three couples that traveled from England to Las Vegas on vacation, newlyweds Ellie Milward and Jonathan Udall are the only surviving pair.


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Newcomer’s guide to spring in Phoenix

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:32:55 -0500

What is “spring” in a place where reaching 120 degrees isn’t a record high on a number of days in June?


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Officials: Man shot by Mesa police has died

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:09:39 -0500

A man shot by Mesa police died Saturday in a hospital two days after the shooting, a police spokesman said.


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Modern homes in Phoenix historic districts causing rift, and now, no one's happy

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:48:07 -0500

New construction in the middle of historic neighborhoods has provoked preservationists to weigh in on what these new builds should look like.


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Police identify Phoenix man fatally shot in his driveway after checking noise

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 20:31:55 -0500

Allen Saka was fatally shot in his driveway after hearing a noise outside his residence and going to investigate, Phoenix police said.


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10 incoming East Valley developments to watch

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 11:07:50 -0500

The southeast Valley teems with development plans. Ten projects, from Agritopia's Epicenter to a Hayden Flour Mill revival, could reshape the area.


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Phoenix ranks 9th most unaffordable city for renters, according to study

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:26:32 -0500

The average metro Phoenix renter must use more than a week-and-a-half of their pay to afford a typical one-bedroom apartment, according to SmartAsset.


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Her family saved for Disneyland. Then a Phoenix rental-car company ripped her off

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:05:05 -0500

The wheels swerved. The power steering went out. And Saban's Rent-A-Car charged thousands of customers more than they owed.


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Needle exchanges are on the rise across U.S. In Arizona, they're illegal (for now)

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:07 -0500

Needle-exchange programs like Shot in the Dark provide safe access to syringes and dispose of drug paraphernalia. They are also illegal in Arizona.


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Lawmaker: Lack of regulation for Arizona tattoo industry is ‘shocking’

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:30:31 -0500

A bill would require all body-art businesses to take annual training and would allow inspection of premises and investigate complaints.


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Travel advisories issued as snowstorm approaches northern Arizona

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 23:04:56 -0500

Some parts of northern Arizona could see wind gusts of up to 60 miles per hour, snowfall and severe weather.


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Arizona couple fall in love again after husband loses memory

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:21:48 -0500

Imagine your spouse suddenly didn’t recognize you. All the memories of your life together erased. This was a reality for one couple in Chandler.


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Grand Canyon helicopter crash: 'We should not have been up there,' witness says

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 22:46:33 -0500

Lionel Douglass has flown in Papillon Airways helicopters to the Grand Canyon more than 100 times. He said this time, he thought he was going to die.


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Police: Third Arizona student arrested in 2 days after bringing gun to school

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 17:56:40 -0500

An 18-year-old was arrested at a western Arizona high school Friday after taking a shotgun on campus, police confirmed Sunday.


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Luxury homes: $3.1M Paradise Valley mansion has wine cellar, theater

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:06 -0500

Wine rooms and double master-bathroom toilet rooms are among the luxurious features in this week's most expensive home sales in metro Phoenix.


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BLM to review land near Buckeye used for target shooting while it's closed for utility work

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:59:41 -0500

The Bureau of Land Management closed an area popular for target shooting around Buckeye near where Kami Gilstrap was killed by a stray bullet.


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Arizona Legislature won't hear any gun-control measures

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:45:13 -0500

Tuesday's debate on one measure came after the GOP-dominated Legislature refused to schedule any committee hearings on a host of gun-related bills.


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Are you witty enough to get your safe-driving message on an ADOT freeway sign?

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:59:24 -0500

The Arizona Department of Transportation's safety-message contest has returned for its second straight year.


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Funny ADOT freeway signs

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 14:32:56 -0500




Arizona made the list!

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:11:03 -0500




Tovrea Castle in Phoenix

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:46:43 -0500