Phoenix Councilman Nowakowski to respond to controversy

Phoenix Councilman Michael Nowakowski will respond to a developer's allegation that he failed to disclose a conflict of interest.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 8:43 pm

Flooded roads, funnel cloud reported as storms hit Phoenix area

The Valley apparently doesn't need monsoon conditions to produce an eventful day for weather watchers.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 8:17 pm

Documents: At least 75 sex encounters between Peoria teacher, student

A Peoria school teacher accused of sexual misconduct by a former student allegedly had 75 sexual encounters with her over the course of three years, court documents show.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 8:13 pm

Body-donation co. owner to plead guilty of illegal enterprise

After a two-year investigation into a body-donation tissue business, the owner will appear in court, the AG says.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 8:06 pm

MCSO: 'Cow killer' arrested at Ariz. dairy

Maricopa County sheriff’s deputies arrested an apparently crazed dairy farm worker who was suspected of killing four cows and severely injuring five others late Sunday night, according to a press release from the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 7:53 pm

Phoenix storms, Oct 6, 2015

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 7:36 pm

Searching for the right school? The azcentral Virtual School Fair can help

The school fair will help parents find a school for their middle-school or high-school student in 2016-17, just by using a smartphone, tablet or desktop computer.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 7:13 pm

Phoenix postpones land deal over conflict question involving Councilman Nowakowski

Phoenix City Manager Ed Zuercher has put a deal to sell $8.5 million plot of land on hold.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 7:06 pm

5 tips for getting that treasure

Collecting Treasures: The experience can be likened to the most popular roller coaster at the amusement park         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 6:02 pm

Phoenix bus drivers protest downtown as strike looms

Transit union leaders say a bus strike is looming on 34 busy routes in Phoenix.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 4:49 pm

1949 Chandler High football

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 4:47 pm

PCSO: Teen deputies shot expected to survive

Pinal County deputies shot a 16-year-old boy who they say threatened to shoot someone at a home near Casa Grande.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 4:20 pm

Phoenix Fire Department: With smoke alarms, location counts

It's Fire Prevention Week and the Phoenix Fire Department is emphasizing the importance of smoke alarms.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 3:56 pm

British artist Bruce Munro exhibits

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 3:17 pm

Earthquake preparedness drill scheduled Oct. 15 in Arizona

TUCSON — Thousands of Arizona school children will participate in an earthquake preparedness drill next week.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 3:05 pm

ASU asks fans to not paint faces for 'blackout'

After last year's controversy, ASU is asking fans ahead of Saturday's game to not to paint their faces at any sporting event.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 2:44 pm

Full-day kindergarten: If you want it, you may have to pay

Since state funding was cut, Phoenix-area public schools have been forced to get creative to find full-day funding.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 2:09 pm

Chandler woman indicted in misuse of sons' scholarship money

The taxpayer money is given to qualifying families on reloadable Visa cards and purchases are limited to educational therapies, private-school tuition, homeschooling curriculum, online classes, community-college tuition and other items.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 1:06 pm

Arizona native among 11 killed in Afghanistan crash

An Arizona native was among 11 people killed when a military transport aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff Friday in Afghanistan.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 11:52 am

New death in murder suspect's file: His own

Arizona businessman with ties to several murder victims dies on a Florida cruise while awaiting sentence for tax evasion         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 10:24 am

Endangered San Manuel teen found safe

The Pinal County Sheriff's Office says 16-year-old boy missing from San Manuel has returned home.         

Posted by on 6 October 2015 | 12:08 am

Police investigate shooting in west Phoenix

Police responding to a shots-fired call Monday night in west Phoenix found a man with a gunshot wound when they arrived.         

Posted by on 5 October 2015 | 11:44 pm

American Airlines IDs pilot who died in flight

The airline identified the pilot as 57-year-old Capt. Michael Johnston.         

Posted by on 5 October 2015 | 10:43 pm

Police: Woman stabbed at first Mesa 12-step meeting

After attending a 12-step meeting in Mesa for the first time, a 28-year-old woman was stabbed in the neck, police say.         

Posted by on 5 October 2015 | 7:56 pm

Peoria police search for armed robber

Peoria police say they are looking for a man who robbed a Subway restaurant at gunpoint on Saturday night.         

Posted by on 5 October 2015 | 7:38 pm