October 13, 2014 2:18 pmPerson of interest questioned, released in DPS officer shooting
Orangutan mom debuts new baby at Phoenix Zoo
KTAR Newsroom | October 13, 2014 11:14 amA Bornean orangutan baby debuted at the Phoenix Zoo with its mother on Monday.
Another Arizona legislator to propose legalization of rec-use marijuana
KTAR.com | October 13, 2014 9:25 amA southern Arizona legislator intends to propose legalization of recreational marijuana use next year.
Longtime teacher, Arizona historian retires after 40 years
Mark Remillard | October 13, 2014 9:00 amMarshall Trimble was not only a teacher at Scottsdale Community College, but also a well-known Arizona historian.
Sports betting changes in New Jersey could influence change in Arizona
Bob McClay | October 13, 2014 7:00 amMany experts in the sports betting industry say that a recent decision in New Jersey could lead to changes in sports betting all over North America.
Survey: Most Americans haven't taken a day off yet in 2014
KTAR.com | October 12, 2014 7:08 pmHalf the country hasn't taken a vacation day yet in 2014, according to a survey taken by Skift.com.
Fallen firefighters honored at national ceremony, including 19 from Arizona
Associated Press | October 12, 2014 4:36 pmMore than 100 names of firefighters who were killed in the line of duty have been added to the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Maryland.
The 15 highest-rated Phoenix restaurants on TripAdvisor
KTAR.com | October 12, 2014 4:06 pmWith the cooler weather blowing in and families starting to visit, here are the places to eat if you need to impress the in-laws.
Phoenix homeowner's garage destroyed in house fire
KTAR Newsroom | October 12, 2014 3:28 pmThe Phoenix Fire Department responded an active fire late Sunday morning at a residential home.
Arizona Petrified Forest buildings named national treasure
Associated Press | October 12, 2014 2:24 pmThe buildings at Petrified Forest National Park are held up as an example of modern architecture with their flat roofs, low silhouettes and large windows that opened up to the vast expanse of rainbow-colored desert.
A Halloween party for young children
Pam McMurtry | October 12, 2014 1:30 pmFor young children who don't distinguish reality from fantasy, Halloween can be scary. Here's how to create entertaining events for youngsters.
Arizona's foster-care cases rose over decade, as national numbers fell
Miranda Rivers/Cronkite News | October 12, 2014 1:01 pmArizona saw the number of kids in its foster care system rise significantly from 2002-2012, a time when most other states were posting sharp drops in their foster care rolls, according to new federal data.
Boom in Pandora moths a bust for pines of far northern Arizona
Alexa Armstrong/Cronkite News | October 12, 2014 10:27 amThere's a population boom among Pandora moths in the northern reaches of the Kaibab National Forest.
Protesters of Washington Redskins name rally in Glendale
Associated Press | October 12, 2014 9:44 amDemonstrators opposed to the Washington Redskins name held a rally Sunday before the team's scheduled game against the Arizona Cardinals.
Florida VA official to oversee Southwest care
Associated Press | October 12, 2014 9:32 amVeterans Affairs officials have announced the head of a Florida VA facility will oversee its health care systems in the Southwest.
Ducey, DuVal share priorities, differences for approaching immigration
Rachel Lund/Cronkite News | October 11, 2014 7:00 pmThe two major-party candidates for Arizona governor agree on a few things when it comes to the contentious issue of immigration:
Navajo police officer shot in northern Arizona
KTAR.com | October 11, 2014 4:59 pmThe Navajo Nation says a tribal police officer has been shot in northern Arizona and a suspect is in custody.
First-ever EDM concert to hit the Valley
Jourdan Rodrigue | October 11, 2014 4:57 pmElectronic Dance Music fans, rejoice: Global Dance Festival is coming, and it'll be the first of its kind in the Valley.
Valley high school student battling rare blood condition
Bob McClay | October 11, 2014 3:37 pmExtremely active high school kids can be vulnerable to a condition called POTS, that leads to extreme fatigue and other issues.
VA calls for firing of four officials; Phoenix director not on the list
Camaron Stevenson/Cronkite News | October 11, 2014 11:33 amThe Department of Veterans Affairs has recommended the removal of four senior officials around the country, but missing from that list is the director of the troubled operation in Phoenix.
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