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Hospitals and doctor groups raise opposition to latest proposed change to Affordable Care Act, while Gov. Ducey endorses GOP plan in U.S. Senate.
Posted: September 21, 2017, 2:35 am
Authorities say he was driving drunk on Dec. 13, 2016, and ran a stop sign and caused a multi-vehicle crash at a busy intersection on tribal land.
Posted: September 21, 2017, 1:55 am
Jesse Sullivan is sentenced to prison for using his cellphone to shoot video of a teenage girl as she showered.
Posted: September 21, 2017, 1:50 am
She filled a bathtub, held the toddler underwater for a prolonged period of time, and called 911 to say she had drowned her child.
Posted: September 21, 2017, 1:38 am
The Republic and the Fiesta Bowl are awarding teachers $5,000 each to spend on their classrooms — no strings attached.
Posted: September 21, 2017, 1:34 am
The Republic's political team discusses the cost of President Trump's rally to the city of Phoenix, the Arizona Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex couple's rights and Gov. Doug Ducey trying to repeal 'Obamacare.' Johanna Huckeba/azcentral
Posted: September 21, 2017, 12:25 am
Officials are channeling donations to the Mexican Red Cross, while trying to connect families unable to get in touch after the earthquake.
Posted: September 21, 2017, 12:19 am
Former Gilbert Public Schools teacher and administrator Shane McCord is returning to lead the district of some 35,000 students.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 11:54 pm
A cold front is expected to blow away monsoon conditions, resulting in a disappointing season for Phoenix
Posted: September 20, 2017, 11:38 pm
Wanda Snow House had been on probation after pleading guilty to a fatal hit-and run. She was ordered to serve prison time after violating probation.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 11:35 pm
Learn how to avoid a venomous bite during September, a common month for rattlesnake bites due to cooler weather.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 11:07 pm
Officially, fall starts on Sept. 22. However, other factors signal the start of the season in Arizona.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 10:16 pm
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Thomas Road was closed between 46th and 48th avenues while Phoenix police investigate a crash that left a bicyclist dead after he was hit by a truck.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 9:36 pm
Garrett Dever, son of late Cochise County Sheriff Larry Dever, resigned from the Chandler Police Department after being charged with extreme DUI.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 9:21 pm
Chandler police said additional criminal charges are the result of another victim coming forward in the football sexual-assault investigation.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 5:54 pm
Maricopa County sheriff's deputies shot an armed man who approached them at a Tonopah, Arizona home where someone had reported a possible homicide.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 5:30 pm
polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs, recaptured after a year on the run, has pleaded guilty in escape and food-stamp fraud cases.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 5:08 pm
The Surprise City Council appointed Patrick Duffy to the open District 3 council seat following the resignation of John Williams.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 3:19 pm
A Northern Arizona University student has after a battle with a rare type of meningitis that started with just a sore throat, her grandfather said.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 2:07 pm
'It Shouldn't Hurt to be a Child': Verde Valley Medical Center focuses on positive parent-child relationship
Funding from the Child Abuse License Plate program grant ensures Verde Valley Medical Center can provide home visits and other services for families.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 1:00 pm
The birth of a 150-pound female giraffe at the Phoenix Zoo marks the first calf born in 12 years. The zoo expects her to make an appearance soon.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 5:10 am
Defense lawyers for NBA players Markieff and Marcus Morris question the assault victim about an alleged plan to seek payments from them.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 3:32 am
President Donald Trump's stop at the Phoenix Convention Center resulted in a $450,000 expense to the city of Phoenix.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 2:56 am
The shooting occurred about 2:30 p.m., in an area northeast of Arizona Avenue and Chandler Boulevard, Chandler police said.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 12:49 am
Phoenix woman Ruby Torres will appeal a Family Court judge's decision that she and her ex-husband donate frozen embryos.
Posted: September 20, 2017, 12:45 am
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AAA Arizona offers some helpful tips for how to properly install and use child car seats as part of Child Passenger Safety Week.
Posted: September 19, 2017, 11:03 pm
Thousands of people have RSVPed that they might meet up at 2 a.m. Saturday to scream like an anime character.
Posted: September 19, 2017, 10:25 pm
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A woman was seriously injured in a rollover ATV accident at the McDowell Sonoran Preserve near Scottdale, causing MCSO to close the road.
Posted: September 19, 2017, 8:39 pm
A man was killed after being struck by several cars on U.S. 60 westbound near Val Vista Drive in Mesa, forcing officials to close the freeway.
Posted: September 19, 2017, 6:40 pm
By moving its giant cross, Mountain Park Community Church in Ahwatukee took a big step in moving to its new location for the South Mountain Freeway.
Posted: September 19, 2017, 6:31 pm
Tempe police video shows Jean Claude Van Damme's son being arrested for threatening his roommate with a kitchen knife, police say.
Posted: September 19, 2017, 1:51 am
Erich McCarter, 32, was arrested in connection with a fatal collision in Mesa over the weekend, and authorities suspect impairment played a role.
Posted: September 18, 2017, 11:02 pm
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The Arizona Gaming Department, which recently said statewide horse racing might have to shut down due to budget cuts, now says its funding is fine.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 7:41 pm
Posted: August 21, 2017, 4:50 pm
Calls to the Arizona child-abuse hotline have held steady, but the number resulting in investigations is down. DCS says it's due to better screening.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 8:06 pm
Posted: April 24, 2017, 1:16 pm
12 years after Yuma's La Mesa Street killings, a jury will decide if there is enough evidence to convict the man accused
The man now on trial for killing a six people in 2005 looks nothing like witnesses' initial description of the killer. But some crucial physical evidence — and the absence of an alibi — may weigh against Preston Strong.
Posted: April 23, 2017, 8:24 am
Firefighter unions across the state donated hundreds and thousands of dollars to candidates they often had never met.
Posted: April 11, 2017, 9:40 pm
Tens of thousands of mustangs still roam the American West. As their numbers grow, and homes for them dwindle, the real burden is not on the horses, but on the people.
Posted: March 26, 2017, 8:01 am
The fatal shooting of a 9-year-old boy in Phoenix, which resulted in murder charges against his parents, leaves multiple questions.
Posted: March 23, 2017, 9:17 pm
In 1995, Danny Valdez got caught up in a drug deal where a man died. Valdez was charged with murder. He took a plea agreement to avoid the death penalty.
Posted: March 20, 2017, 7:44 pm
In a remote corner of the Grand Canyon, Havasupai parents are suing the federal government for failing to educate their children.
Posted: March 15, 2017, 4:06 am
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