Phoenix's mountains are religious sites for Valley tribes

The Hohokam farmed the Salt River Valley, created elaborate canal irrigation systems and left behind worship space, according to archeologists         

Posted by on 20 December 2014 | 8:30 pm

Police chief vows collaboration, crime suppression

Joseph Yahner plans to collaborate with unions, introduces new assistant to chief.         

Posted by on 20 December 2014 | 9:38 am

Pension system down to 3 finalists for top job

State pension system cuts finalists to 3 for top job, new PSPRS admin expected by January         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 10:15 pm

10 Ariz. Albertsons, Safeway stores sold

10 Arizona Albertsons and Safeway stores sold to Northwest grocer as part of merger deal.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 10:01 pm

Picking trainer for your goals, personality key to success

Picking the right personal trainer is key to success, experts say, but not all people who hire a personal trainer to help them achieve their goals will be fortunate.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 9:53 pm

ASU finalizes agreement to integrate Thunderbird

Arizona State University officials have signed a final agreement to acquire the prestigious Thunderbird School of Global Management.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 9:51 pm

Arrest made in 1997 AZ murder of 3-year-old

Crystal Reyes, 3, was murdered and buried 17 years ago. Now, the investigation into her death has led to an arrest.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 7:16 pm

Ex-deputy's smuggling charges likely dismissed

Charges against a former MCSO deputy accused of being in a drug-and-human-smuggling ring could be dismissed because of a prosecutors clerical error.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 7:13 pm

Arpaio donates gifts to Phoenix boy mauled by Mickey

The 4-year-old boy mauled by Mickey, a pit bull mix, received gifts and a check from the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 6:20 pm

Photos from all 48 Super Bowls coming to Glendale

The Associated Press will be showing in Glendale 50 photos from the first 48 Super Bowls         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 5:54 pm

Woman gets 43 years for murder outside Zipps

The woman who shot and killed a man outside a central Phoenix sports bar in March was sentenced to 43 years in prison on Friday after she previously pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 3:54 pm

How damaged Phoenix streets chosen for repair

Damaged Phoenix streets are fixed based on a computer analysis, resident complaints and logistics.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 2:59 pm

Finally, significant snow in Flagstaff

After two disappointing storms in the last week, people in Flagstaff were surprised to see snow.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 1:45 pm

Man dies from injuries in police shooting

Police said the man officers shot at a construction site Thursday morning has died from his injuries.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 1:24 pm

Phoenix plans to combat flight-path changes

This week, the Phoenix City Council demanded that the Federal Aviation Administration reverse changes to flight-path routes and directed city officials to do whatever is necessary to defend that goal.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 1:18 pm

Phoenix tax break will squeeze schools

Phoenix tax break will squeeze schools         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 12:40 pm

Glendale cafe reopens for 5th time in 7 years

The restaurant in the Glendale Municipal Airport has reopened for the fifth time in the past seven years, and this time, the owner is sure she'll have staying power.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 11:28 am

Crow: ASU won't seek tuition hike for Arizona students

President Michael Crow says he won't seek tuition increase for in-state undergrads, grad students.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 11:23 am

Arpaio disbands squad targeting migrant ID theft

An Arizona sheriff known for arresting hundreds of immigrants in the country illegally on charges of finding work using fake or stolen identities is planning to close the controversial squad that investigates such cases.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 10:59 am

No Phoenix-area roadway closures this weekend

As the holiday travel season continues, ADOT urges drivers to focus on safe driving and to use caution in existing work zones.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 10:54 am

FAQ about no-burn days in Arizona

Arizona and Maricopa County air quality agencies are spread the word about no burn days.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 9:47 am

Tempe police still looking for fleeing suspect

Police are still searching for Mark Aceves, the man who prompted a grade school lockdown after fleeing from officers.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 9:40 am

Manager: Police chief fired for insubordination

Phoenix City Manager Ed Zuercher said the termination was not based on performance, but insubordination.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 9:40 am

Supreme Court to hear Gilbert church sign case

A local pastor and the Town of Gilbert are set to face-off in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in January over the right to post religious roadside signs.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 7:00 am

Actors Theatre closing after 29 years

Phoenix company was one of only a handful of professional theaters in the Valley.         

Posted by on 19 December 2014 | 3:02 am