October 25, 2014 3:23 pmDonations needed to send veterans on mission of healing
Electrical fire prompts evacuation of downtown Phoenix hotel
KTAR.com | October 25, 2014 11:08 amGuests at a downtown Phoenix hotel had to be evacuated late Saturday morning after several explosions went off in the building, according to multiple reports.
2 arrested for invading Tucson-area home, impersonating officers
Associated Press | October 25, 2014 10:03 amPima County authorities have arrested two outstanding suspects accused of posing as police officers to gain entry into a Tucson-area home to conduct a home invasion robbery.
Police searching for man who committed armed robbery in west Phoenix
KTAR Newsroom | October 25, 2014 9:33 amValley law enforcement agencies continue to look for a young man who committed armed robbery in west Phoenix last year.
Feds appeal ruling in lawsuit by retired Arizona-based ATF agent
Associated Press | October 25, 2014 9:05 amAuthorities are appealing a ruling that concluded a federal agency breached a settlement over a retired federal agent's complaint that the agency didn't properly investigate threats against him after his undercover investigation of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club.
Arizona police officer arrested in Nevada sex case
Associated Press | October 25, 2014 8:41 amA Bullhead City, Arizona, police sergeant suspended earlier this month in one case was arrested on an a felony attempted sexual assault charge after he was accused of attacking a woman in a vehicle outside a bar in the Colorado River resort town of Laughlin, authorities said Friday.
Many Arizona national parks trying to address drops in visitors over decades
Stephen Hamway/Cronkite News | October 25, 2014 7:54 amJames and Kay Barr had visited 20 national parks over the course of their seven-week vacation, ranging from Olympic National Park in coastal Washington to Badlands National Park in South Dakota.
Maricopa County clerk transfers to avoid issuing same-sex marriage licenses
Bob McClay | October 25, 2014 6:00 amThe clerk told her superiors she could not issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples because of her religious beliefs.
Hundreds take part in Phoenix 'apple crunch' for healthy food
Bob McClay | October 25, 2014 5:00 amA lot of people had an apple during in lunch in Phoenix on Friday.
Grand Canyon University set to renovate Maryvale Municipal Golf Course
KTAR Newsroom | October 24, 2014 8:39 pmGCU will spend $8 million to renovate the course, according to school president Robert Mueller.
Undead rising: Over 10,000 expected at Zombie Walk 6 in Phoenix
KTAR Newsroom | October 24, 2014 8:05 pmDowntown Phoenix will look like a scene out of "The Walking Dead" Saturday afternoon and evening.
DuVal calls Ducey 'most anti-public education candidate for governor in my lifetime'
Associated Press | October 24, 2014 7:09 pmDemocrat Fred DuVal lashed out at his Republican opponent in the Arizona governor's race over his education funding plans.
7 mistakes to avoid when sleeping
Tim Torkildson | October 24, 2014 7:01 pmMost people don't know how to sleep, although they do it all the time. If you avoid the 7 mistakes we list here, you'll wake up feeling like a million dollars -- and with today's inflation rate that isn't saying much!
Border Patrol: Shooting in Tucson leaves 1 dead
KTAR.com | October 24, 2014 6:40 pmA Customs and Border Protection spokesman said Friday that a suspect was shot and killed in Tucson on Friday morning but declined specifics other than an border agent was involved.
Tempe police goes mobile after launching new app
Mark Remillard | October 24, 2014 3:39 pmOfficer Naomi Galbraith with the department's social media unit said the app has many useful features for residents and visitors to Tempe.
Tyson Stevens, singer of Arizona-based rock band, dead at 29
Ben Nichols, special to KTAR.com | October 24, 2014 1:22 pmTyson Stevens, the former singer of Arizona-based rock band Scary Kids Scaring Kids, was recently found dead. He was 29.
Motorcyclist killed in crash near Interstate 17, Union Hills Drive
KTAR.com | October 24, 2014 8:00 amA motorcyclist was killed when he collided with a pickup truck Friday morning near a northwest Phoenix freeway.
Woman dies in hit-and-run in west Phoenix
KTAR.com | October 24, 2014 7:27 amA woman crossing a street was struck by a car and killed early Friday morning in Phoenix.
Gov. Jan Brewer fires department chief after feds hear employee's complaints
Associated Press | October 24, 2014 6:59 amThe Department of Administration director was fired after a female employee complained to federal officials of inappropriate comments.
Metro Phoenix ranks 10th for unrecovered luxury vehicle thefts
Jim Cross | October 24, 2014 6:46 amPhoenix is not a safe place for Mercedes Benzes, BMWs and other luxury autos.
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