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University of Arizona's men's basketball coach has been asked before about the growing NCAA scandal. Here's what he said, or didn't say.
Posted: February 24, 2018, 5:57 am
Cold front moving through state brought snow to high country, high winds, colder air to Phoenix area.
Posted: February 24, 2018, 5:10 am
A man tried to get hired as a child services investigator has been arrested for child pornography charges.
Posted: February 24, 2018, 3:49 am
As the special 8th District Republican primary winds down, the campaigns have ratcheted up their attacks.
Posted: February 24, 2018, 2:04 am
Lazaro Curiel, 39, was released from the hospital and arrested after pointing a gun at an officer last Friday night.
Posted: February 24, 2018, 1:53 am
The Arizona real estate agent suspected of burglarizing homes allegedly used credentials to access homes as early as August 2016.
Posted: February 24, 2018, 1:08 am
Posted: February 23, 2018, 11:31 pm
Avondale police were investigating a call at a nearby Dairy Queen but had not found anyone injured. Westview High School was on a short lockdown.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 11:30 pm
Rachel Ellis, student at Westview High School in Avondale shared her experience with the school's lockdown. Victor Ren/azcentral
Posted: February 23, 2018, 11:29 pm
Glendale received a grant from the Maricopa Association of Governments to study how to make the area more bike-friendly. The study is expected to be released in spring of 2019. azcentral.com
Posted: February 23, 2018, 11:24 pm
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An East Valley real-estate agent was arrested Thursday on suspicion stealing jewelry from several homes where he had scheduled open house showings, police said.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 10:19 pm
A Phoenix police officer fatally shot a man Thursday who was suspected of trespassing a vacant home near 99th Avenue and Broadway Road, police said.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 9:51 pm
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Snow was falling in northern Arizona on Feb. 23, 2018. Here is some ADOT video from Route 66 and Interstate 40.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 9:36 pm
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The woman who found a burial flag and photo in a wooden box near a Phoenix dumpster believes the photo is of a man who served in the U.S. Navy.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 8:11 pm
Hundreds of Chaparral High School students in Scottsdale walked out of class Friday in response to the massacre last week at a Florida high school.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 8:11 pm
ASU professor Lee Bebout said the new designation validates men's-rights activism's overlap with white supremacy.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 7:41 pm
The Moon Valley Country Club and Pointe Tapatio Lookout Mountain Golf Club have been irrigating with drinking water for nearly 60 years.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 7:38 pm
Need a primer on problems overtaking Superintendent Denise Birdwell and the Scottsdale Unified School District? Here's what we know now.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 7:32 pm
Chaparral High School students walk out of class on Feb. 23, 2018, on what was the third day of demonstrations across the U.S.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 6:51 pm
Kids know that what we’re telling them, that they’re always safe, isn’t true. So maybe we should stop talking. Let’s see what the kids can do.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 6:43 pm
The owners of the West Valley's few mom-and-pop shops are focused on building a restaurant scene that stands apart from the chain stores in the area.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 4:52 pm
Phoenix is in the midst of replacing approximately 100,000 streetlights with energy-efficient LED, or light-emitting diode, fixtures.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 1:00 pm
District officials and Mesa police determined that the note, which was found in a restroom and suggested, possible violence, is not considered viable.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 5:50 am
Jonathan Udall, 31, was among a group of British tourists who were sightseeing over the Grand Canyon on Feb. 10 when the helicopter crashed.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 3:20 am
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Two ISIS fighters believed to have tortured Kayla Mueller have been captured. Her parents hope they lead to her body and ask to spare their lives.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 2:01 am
Joe Zamudo, who ran with his gun toward the scene of the Giffords shooting, said arming teachers is a good idea only if they are well-trained.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 12:49 am
The Arizona Attorney Genreal's Office seeks to stop construction at two schools and have the district rebid the contracts.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 12:26 am
Mesa police Chief Ramon Batista said he wants to meet with senior-care professionals to better understand the "unique needs" of the aging.
Posted: February 23, 2018, 12:00 am
Gov. Doug Ducey on Thursday said Arizona's wildfire season could be historic in its cost and destruction. He's requested double fire prevention funds.
Posted: February 22, 2018, 10:03 pm
Police said it wasn't clear if the fatal shot was self-inflicted or if it came from officer gunfire.
Posted: February 22, 2018, 7:48 pm
The number of endangered Mexican gray wolves in Arizona and New Mexico in 2017 was 114, officials said, a number that has grown by four since 2014.
Posted: February 22, 2018, 6:10 pm
Gov. Doug Ducey's office once again stood behind controversial Parks Director Sue Black, saying turnover figures were inflated by retirements.
Posted: February 22, 2018, 1:00 pm
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The neighborhood thought they knew the homeless woman because she was always on the street. But when she died, people learned how little they knew.
Posted: February 5, 2018, 3:44 pm
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