August 26, 2014 2:59 pmArizona schools chief John Huppenthal fights to keep job
On National Dog Day, a shoutout to famous canis lupus familiaris
KTAR.com | August 26, 2014 2:20 pmIt's National Dog Day, a time to celebrate the woofers who fetch sticks and love us unconditionally.
IG: Shoddy care by VA didn't cause Phoenix deaths
Associated Press | August 26, 2014 1:44 pmGovernment investigators found no proof that delays in care caused veterans to die at a Phoenix VA hospital, but they found plenty of problems that the Veterans Affairs Department is promising to fix.
Firearms instructor dies in accidental shooting by child
KTAR.com | August 26, 2014 12:30 pmAuthorities say a shooting instructor accidentally shot in the head by a 9-year-old girl has died.
Primary Day is bittersweet for Gov. Jan Brewer
Jim Cross | August 26, 2014 12:00 pmArizona Gov. Jan Brewer cast her primary election ballot Tuesday morning.
Most of Arizona under flash flood watch
Associated Press | August 26, 2014 11:06 amMuch of Arizona remains under a flash flood watch with a chance of heavy showers and thunderstorms.
George Takei to host screening of his movie in Scottsdale
KTAR.com | August 26, 2014 10:38 amOh myyy! Actor-activist George Takei will be in Scottsdale Tuesday, hosting a screening of his biopic "To Be Takei."
Report: Sex traffickers given leniency, less jail time
Sandra Haros | August 26, 2014 9:00 amAuthors of a new study on sex trafficking suggest child predators could and should be receiving tougher penalties, but many are not even being charged with state sex trafficking charges.
Strategists differ on impact of Arizona's independent voters
Mark Remillard | August 26, 2014 7:07 amPolitical strategists in Arizona are keeping an eye on a shift in party loyalty.
Where do the top three GOP front-runners stand on issues?
KTAR.com | August 26, 2014 6:12 amAre you still trying to figure out who to vote for?
Cusseaux family hopes Justice Department will intervene
Sandra Haros | August 26, 2014 5:00 amThe family of the mentally unstable woman who was shot and killed by police on August 14 will be contacting the Department of Justice, in hopes the agency will intervene.
ASU football teams up with Riddell for concussion research
KTAR.com | August 26, 2014 5:00 amThe Arizona State University Sun Devils will be a big part of concussion treatment and research for the second year in a row.
The Internet wants you to #paymystudentloans
JJ Feinauer, Deseret News | August 25, 2014 6:46 pmAs the cost of college continues to go up, recent grads are experimenting with new ways to pay for their education, even begging on the Internet.
2 die while working inside a Scottsdale sewer
Associated Press | August 25, 2014 6:02 pmTwo workers apparently died after getting overcome by toxic fumes in a sewer outside a Scottsdale shopping mall Monday, authorities said.
Arizona Republicans make final push for governor
Associated Press | August 25, 2014 5:21 pmSeveral candidates seeking the Republican nomination for Arizona governor spent the last day before the primary election on the campaign trail, with candidates visiting gun ranges, restaurants and other businesses for rallies as they sought to get undecided voters to back them.
Man drives injured bear cub from Payson to Scottsdale
KTAR Newsroom | August 25, 2014 3:49 pmPHOENIX -- A Payson man got a little more than he bargained for when he went to move what he thought was a dead dog off an Arizona highway. After seeing the animal laying by the road, Christopher...
Downtown Tempe piano bar to play its last note
KTAR.com | August 25, 2014 2:29 pmThings will be a little less musical in downtown Tempe, Ariz., next month.
Police chief calls for more training in wake of Michelle Cusseaux killing
KTAR Newsroom | August 25, 2014 1:48 pmPHOENIX -- Phoenix Police Chief Daniel Garcia is calling for more mental health training for his officers after a woman was killed by police two weeks ago. "I want to increase our training and,...
Let kids play outside alone? It should be a crime, poll says
Lois M. Collins, Deseret News | August 25, 2014 1:47 pmMany Americans believe kids as young as 12 need adult supervision if they're going to play in public places, inside or outside, poll says. And a high number would criminalize allowing a 9-year-old to play unsupervised at the park.
Want to get married — or stay single? Move to these states
Herb Scribner, Deseret News | August 25, 2014 1:43 pmSingle? In a relationship? Married? Your relationship status may depend a lot on the city that you're living in.
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