December 06, 2014 4:36 pmArizona's Pima County mulls not hiring smokers
Mesa Police investigating incident caught on video involving an officer
KTAR.com | December 06, 2014 12:58 pmThe Mesa Police Department is investigating an incident that involved an officer and was caught on video on Friday.
Husband arrested in Arizona for Fort Bliss soldier's slaying
Associated Press | December 06, 2014 12:24 pmOfficials say a 20-year-old Fort Bliss soldier is dead and her husband has been arrested for questioning in her death.
Phoenix neighborhoods becoming high poverty areas at alarming rate
KTAR.com | December 06, 2014 12:07 pmThe Phoenix metro area has seen an alarming increase of high poverty neighborhoods over the last four decades.
Conservation groups sue feds over cactus pygmy owl
Stephen Hamway/Cronkite News | December 06, 2014 9:12 amTwo environmental groups filed a lawsuit Tuesday aimed at forcing the federal government to protect Arizona's diminishing cactus ferruginous pygmy owl population.
UA student claims new McKale seating leaves no room for tall fans
Bob McClay | December 05, 2014 7:18 pmA $30 million renovation to the basketball arena at the University of Arizona is getting mixed reviews, at least from one tall fan.
Arizona schools, state make final pleas on funding
Associated Press | December 05, 2014 6:43 pmArizona schools seeking back payments of about $1 billion the Legislature didn't provide for mandatory inflation boosts are asking a judge to reject the state's arguments that it can't afford to pay.
Two Phoenix area suburbs among fastest-growing in US
KTAR.com | December 05, 2014 6:35 pmSince 2000, two Phoenix area suburbs are among the fastest-growing cities in the nation, according to data recently released by the U.S. Bureau of the Census.
Study: Arizona most corrupt state in US
KTAR.com | December 05, 2014 4:54 pmArizona is the most corruption-ridden state in the nation, a Harvard study said.
Phoenix cop protests remain peaceful despite activist's anarchist fears
KTAR.com | December 05, 2014 3:56 pmA Valley activist is afraid an anarchist group could turn things violent Friday night during a downtown Phoenix protest of a police killing.
First responders hold plane crash simulation at ASU campus
Mark Remillard | December 05, 2014 3:12 pmFirst responders in Mesa undertook a major training exercise Friday at ASU's Polytechnic Campus involving a simulated plane crash.
Phoenix Mayor Stanton praises city's innovations as path to global success
MIRANDA RIVERS/Cronkite News | December 05, 2014 1:29 pmPhoenix Mayor Greg Stanton told a Washington audience that the recession forced the city to reinvent itself.
Almost half of millennial moms open social-media accounts for babies before 1st birthday
Jessica Ivins | December 05, 2014 1:16 pmA good portion of the more than 1 billion active Facebook accounts bear the name of a person who can't even walk yet.
Experts: Two years until Arizona sees full economic recovery
KTAR.com | December 05, 2014 1:01 pmAs of May, the United States finished gaining back 100 percent of its jobs lost in the recession, but Arizona has recovered just 69 percent of those lost.
Two arrested in killing of man on Tempe's Mill Avenue
KTAR Newsroom | December 05, 2014 12:34 pmTwo suspects were arrested Thursday in New Mexico on suspicion of killing a man on Tempe's Mill Avenue, a popular destination near Arizona State University.
Holiday video game guide: What parents need to know before purchasing
Aaron Shill | December 05, 2014 10:31 amThere will be no shortage of options facing parents who venture into the electronics department of a big-box store or search for video games at an online retailer.
Which language should bilingual parents teach their children? Research says both
Kelsey Clark | December 05, 2014 9:25 amRecent research studies and experts suggest that teaching your child two languages will enhances his or her brain development.
Arizona's Super Fan Festival boasts big names for pre-Super Bowl concerts
KTAR Newsroom | December 05, 2014 8:00 amA pre-Super Bowl music festival has lined up some big names for Arizona.
Weekend Valley freeway restrictions for Dec. 5-8
KTAR.com | December 05, 2014 7:46 amFreeway improvement projects will likely cause lane reductions and closures in the Valley this weekend.
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer to lay wreath at Pearl Harbor for 2nd time
Jim Cross | December 05, 2014 7:23 amArizona Gov. Jan Brewer will visit Hawaii to mark the 73rd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.
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