Child advocates still concerned after DCS releases semi-annual report
After the Arizona Department of Child Safety released its latest semi-annual report on Monday, child advocates say they are concerned with the lack of improvement.
Phoenix to debut longest ballot, voting pamphlet in city history
The city of Phoenix is debuting its first multipage ballot for the upcoming city election.
ASU grad launches mobile project to connect workers with odd jobs
Bizibid, a new project by Arizona State University graduate Gary Nunley Jr., launched in Tucson.
Arizona experts challenge child seat that claims to prevent hot car deaths
Two Valley experts believe the technology placed in the new Evenflo Advanced SensorSafe Embrace car seat cannot replace the responsibility of a parent.
Obama calls GOP criticism of Iran deal 'ridiculous,' 'sad'
President Barack Obama unleashed a blistering and belittling rebuke of Republican White House hopefuls Monday.
NASA, USDA agreement could lead to major farming improvements
An agreement between the U.S. Department of Agriculture and NASA could allow farmers to use images from space to help grow their crops.
Paper or plastic: Phoenix area has some of nation's highest credit debt
Phoenix residents are likely to be unhappy when that monthly credit card statement arrives.
Faith in Humanity: Valley teen awarded for anti-bullying work
A Phoenix-area teenager has been recognized for his efforts to stop bullying.
KTAR NewsroomBomb threat evacuates Arizona Attorney General's Office
A bomb threat cleared the Arizona Attorney General's Office Tuesday morning. A phone call, believed to be from the Prescott area, gave warning of a bomb in the building. As a precaution the building...
Arizona man accused of using $476K in employer's funds for strippers
An Arizona man is accused in a federal indictment of defrauding his St. Louis-area employer by misusing a company credit card to charge nearly a half million dollars, much of it to lavish upon online exotic dancers.
KTAR.comPhoenix to debut longest ballot, voting pamphlet in city history
The city of Phoenix is debuting its first ever multi-page ballot and extending the publicity pamphlet for the upcoming Phoenix election.
KTAR.comMonsoon storms expected to return to the Valley this week
After a little break from the stormy weather that was prevalent in mid-June, monsoons are predicted to make a return to the Valley this week, according to the National Weather Service.
Jessica SuerthASU grad launches mobile project to connect workers with odd jobs
Bizibid, a new project by ASU grad Gary Nunley Jr., launched in Tucson this month, according to the Phoenix Business Journal.
Arizona SportsTrivia Tuesday: Can you remember the Cardinals' 100-yard receivers?
Since arriving in 1988, the Cardinals have had 25 different players with 100 or more receiving yards.
Jeffrey SandersJake Lamb helps Diamondbacks win in extra innings: By the Numbers
Jake Lamb knocked in Paul Goldschmidt with a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning to give Arizona a 4-3 victory over Seattle.
Fabian ArdayaReport: Arizona Diamondbacks interested in trading for Cole Hamels
The Arizona Diamondbacks could make a big-name addition at the trade deadline.
Mary Kate LauHall: Team won't sacrifice depth for a 'right now' player
With rumors of the D-backs being interested in Cole Hamels, questions about their deadline approach are being asked.
Threads BlogHere's a look at Arizona State's new practice jerseys
Thanks to an ASU football equipment manager, we at least get a chance to see the practice uniforms.
Correction: San Francisco-Soda Warning story
In a story July 26 about a lawsuit against San Francisco by the American Beverage Association, The Associated Press reported erroneously where the city's health warning labels would be posted. The labels are to be placed on advertisements for certain sugary drinks, not on the beverages.
Motorola refreshes Android phones, offers better cameras
Motorola is refreshing its Android smartphones with better cameras and other improvements as it seeks to lure customers who want lower-cost alternatives to leading smartphones from Apple and Samsung.
Freeport-McCoRan launches business review to cut costs
Shares of Freeport-McMoRan jumped Tuesday after the company said it has started reviewing its mining and oil and gas businesses to look for cost-cutting opportunities in the face of weak markets for...
All New Jersey troopers to get body cameras within a year
New Jersey plans to put body cameras on all state troopers who work in the field and is issuing guidelines on how local police forces statewide should use the devices.
Ohio funeral home owner pleads not guilty to corpse abuse
The owner of an Ohio funeral home where several bodies intended for cremation were found in a state of decay has pleaded not guilty to corpse abuse charges.
Man accused in African lion death convicted in '08 bear hunt
An avid Minnesota hunter accused of illegally killing a protected lion in Zimbabwe has a federal felony on his record related to shooting a black bear in Wisconsin, according to federal court records.
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- 37th Annual 2015 Machine Solutions Run & Walk for Kids Fort Tuthill County Park on 08/01 - 08/01 @ 6:30 am
- Jerome Art Walk Jerome on 08/01 - 08/01 @ 5:00 pm
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