January 28, 2015 11:53 amBite this: Phoenix-area zoo wonders if sea lion is responsible for Deflategate
Super Bowl Central set to open Wednesday afternoon
KTAR Newsroom | January 28, 2015 11:04 amParty on: Super Bowl Central opens in downtown Phoenix Wednesday afternoon.
Phoenix economy undisputed winner of Super Bowl XLIX
Rebecca Winn/Cronkite News | January 28, 2015 10:53 amPhoenix KMLE radio personality David Dean received calls from friends back home in the Pacific Northwest who wanted to make arrangements to come to the Super Bowl.
State leaders lure 70 CEOs to visit Phoenix during Super Bowl week
Cronkite News/Nick Shaw | January 28, 2015 9:35 amJoining in the Super Bowl festivities this week will be more than 70 CEOs invited from around the world.
GoDaddy pulls plug on Super Bowl puppy ad after negative response
KTAR.com | January 28, 2015 8:29 amGoDaddy is trying to free itself from the doghouse Wednesday, after taking backlash over a puppy ad set to run during the Super Bowl.
Campaign ripping NFL chief, domestic violence rolls into Phoenix
KTAR.com | January 28, 2015 8:06 amAn advocacy community is sending NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell a big message about pro football players and domestic violence during Super Bowl Week in Arizona.
Mobile devices on ASU campus reaches record high
Cooper Rummell | January 28, 2015 8:00 amOn an average day at Arizona State University, more than 38,000 mobile devices are connected to the university's Wi-Fi network. On busy days, that number spikes to 44,000.
High school students to learn app development from Google Engineer, compete in contest
Mark Remillard | January 28, 2015 7:00 amSome students from around the Valley are getting a chance to learn mobile app development from a pro, then put that knowledge into action.
State resolution could change Arizona voting age to 16
Mark Remillard | January 28, 2015 6:00 amSixteen is the new 18 for a group of nine Democratic State Representatives seeking to change the state's legal voting age.
Ad agency claims this weekend's game will be largest 'Social Super Bowl' ever
Bob McClay | January 28, 2015 5:00 amSunday could be one of the biggest days ever for social media in the Valley.
Arizona House Republicans vote to close caucus discussions to public
Associated Press | January 28, 2015 4:49 amMajority Republicans in the Arizona House on Tuesday voted to change the body's rules and allow the closing of party caucuses to lobbyists, reporters and other members of the public.
Plaintiffs in Arizona immigration case seek Russell Pearce's email records
Associated Press | January 27, 2015 11:52 pmPlaintiffs in a lawsuit challenging what's left of Arizona's controversial immigration law want the man who gained notoriety for pushing it to explain why he shouldn't be held in contempt for disobeying court orders.
Expecting mothers with military ties honored with baby shower at WM Phoenix Open
Bob McClay | January 27, 2015 9:03 pmThe group "Operation Shower" hosted a baby shower for the moms-to-be who are either active military members or are married to one.
Kids at Phoenix Children's Hospital get special visit from former NFL head coach
Mark Remillard | January 27, 2015 8:38 pmJust because they're in the hospital doesn't mean the kids at Phoenix Children's Hospital can't get into the Super Bowl spirit, and getting a visit from a former NFL head coach is a good way to do that.
Officer involved shooting at Motel 6 in Phoenix
KTAR.com | January 27, 2015 8:18 pmA Phoenix police department spokesman said officers shot and injured a person Tuesday night. The shooting occurred at a Motel 6 off Interstate 17 and Indian School Road. No officers were injured.
Phoenix eatery cracks top 10 in Yelp's best 100 places to eat
KTAR.com | January 27, 2015 6:51 pmThree Arizona restaurants made it onto the list of top 100 places to eat in the U.S.
Arizona education boss Diane Douglas faces Common Core supporters on board
Samantha Shotzbarger/Cronkite News | January 27, 2015 4:47 pmDiane Douglas' tough stance on Arizona's use of the Common Core State Standards for Education may not be a winning argument.
Wrong-way driver hits 2 cars on Interstate 17, kills 1
KTAR Newsroom | January 27, 2015 4:08 pmA wrong-way driver hit two cars on a Phoenix freeway late Monday, injuring two people and killing another.
Seven years on: $4B in changes for downtown Phoenix between Super Bowls
KTAR Newsroom | January 27, 2015 3:34 pmSeven years ago, downtown Phoenix was regarded as a sleepier part of the Valley, especially in terms of nightlife.
House GOP moves toward possible lawsuit on immigration
Associated Press | January 27, 2015 3:00 pmHouse Republicans are moving toward authorizing a potential lawsuit against President Barack Obama on immigration, House Speaker John Boehner announced Tuesday, as the GOP struggled for a way to stop the president's unilateral deportation curbs.
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