Valley woman killed in hit and run identified

Authorities are asking for information about an early-morning hit-and-run collision that left a woman dead Saturday.         

Posted by on 6 February 2016 | 12:51 pm

Queen Creek sinkhole victim identified

The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office has identified the man who was killed after falling into a large sinkhole in Queen Creek Friday afternoon.         

Posted by on 6 February 2016 | 12:10 pm

Aircraft pilot in deadly Pinal crash identified

One of the victims in Friday's fatal, fiery crash of a World War II-era plane in Pinal County was identified by officials Saturday morning.         

Posted by on 6 February 2016 | 11:52 am

Best seats at Phoenix Open are in this Snoopy Two blimp

Look up this weekend, and someone on the Snoopy Two blimp, covering the Phoenix Open, may be looking back.         

Posted by on 6 February 2016 | 11:10 am

DPS looking for clues in morning collision

No injuries were reported in the early-morning crash after the wrong-way driver fled the scene.         

Posted by on 6 February 2016 | 11:07 am

Referee barring Native American hair buns in basketball game causes uproar

FLAGSTAFF - The board that governs Arizona high school sports says members of a girls' basketball team can wear their hair in traditional Navajo buns after a referee's decision to ban the hairstyle at a game this week caused an outcry.         

Posted by on 6 February 2016 | 12:13 am

Phoenix police focus on hiring more minorities

As 7-year hiring freeze ends, Phoenix police are working to bring more diversity to their officer ranks.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 11:46 pm

Finicum remembered as father, husband, patriot

Finicum remembered as father, husband, patriot         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 11:35 pm

LA doctor sentenced in painkiller overdose deaths of ASU student, 2 others

LA doctor convicted of second-degree murder for prescribing fatal was sentenced Friday to 30 years to life in prison in a landmark case.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 11:13 pm

Weather: Great weekend ahead for Phoenix area

Sunshine and above-normal temperatures are expected in metro Phoenix through early next week.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 10:31 pm

Update: 2 dead in vintage plane crash in Pinal County

Two person are dead after a single-person aircraft crashed Friday in Pinal County; circumstances are unknown.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 9:49 pm

Crews pull body from Queen Creek sinkhole

Authorities say they have pulled a body from a sinkhole that appeared Friday in a Queen Creek farm field.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 8:54 pm

Mesa transgender man from viral Asperger's meltdown video killed by police

Kayden Clarke, shot dead by Mesa officers responding to a suicidal-person call at his home on Thursday, gained attention from a viral Asperger's video.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 7:59 pm

La Perla Cafe, iconic Glendale Mexican restaurant, closes

La Perla Cafe, which has been a family-owned Mexican restaurant in Glendale since 1946, closed Jan. 28.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 7:37 pm

Driver dead in 2-vehicle crash on Loop 101 near Scottsdale Road

The driver of a silver passenger vehicle died after rear-ending a box truck Friday afternoon, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 6:22 pm

Horse riding trainer gets 4 years in prison

The father of an 11-year-old girl contacted police in July 2006, alleging that Carr had touched his daughter inappropriately on three separate occasions during riding lessons at Carr's Peoria home. There were no witnesses.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 4:57 pm

2 arrested in Tempe vehicle shooting

Tempe Police arrested 18-year-old Ivan Dominguez and a 15-year-old juvenile on suspicion of shooting at two vehicles on Feb. 3, 2016.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 4:43 pm

First Super Bowl's halftime? UA marching band

It was not Beyonce or Coldplay. For Super Bowl I, the halftime entertainment was a band from Tucson. A marching band.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 3:20 pm

Kayla Mueller's parents are still searching

A year after they learned their daughter would not return, Carl and Masha Mueller search for ways to honor Kayla.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 2:52 pm

Urban luxury: 12 projects headed for south Scottsdale

Developers continue to set their sights on south Scottsdale at a staggering pace with new housing, retail and offices         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 2:23 pm

Ducey's tweet questioned in freeway shooting case

Attorneys for a man accused of some of the metro Phoenix freeway shootings want to ask Gov. Doug Ducey about a tweet he sent out minutes after their client's arrest.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 12:06 pm

Students learn urban farming with new MCC degree

Students are learning how to create and run their own businesses selling crops to their community through the college’s newest associate degree.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 11:09 am

Construction starts on Bell Road/Grand overpass

A swath of Bell Road in Surprise will be closed for six to eight months beginning April 1 while ADOT builds on overpass at Grand Avenue.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 11:02 am

Yuma Prison: Country club or hellhole?

Was Yuma Territorial Prison a Country club or a hellhole? That depended on which side of the walls you were on.         

Posted by on 5 February 2016 | 10:42 am

Dottie, puppy stuck on Phoenix freeway, adopted

A pup rescued by Arizona Department of Transportation employees after being caught dodging freeway traffic on live cam is soon headed to a new home.         

Posted by on 4 February 2016 | 11:23 pm