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  • Justice Department: Arizona man indicted for supporting ISIS
    PHOENIX -- An Arizona man was indicted Thursday for allegedly supporting the Islamic State militant group known as ISIS. Ahmed Mohammed El Gammal, 42, allegedly helped a New York City college student travel to Syria via Turkey to receive military-style…
  • Main Street Minute: Phoenix-area job fairs feature customer service, retail
    KTAR's Main Street Minute focuses on local businesses that are hiring, opening and hosting events across the community. These stories air each weekday on KTAR at 7:27 a.m. • Tele-tech Tempe is holding a job fair Thursday from 9 a.m.…
  • Home run! Arizona Diamondbacks to hold $5,000 education grant contest
    PHOENIX -- Baseball and books: Who ever said the two couldn't mix? Well, the Arizona Diamondbacks are challenging any naysayers who believe otherwise. The baseball giant has teamed up with University of Phoenix to offer Arizona educators to "Make Your…
  • Demolition starts on Phoenix homes in way of Loop 202 expansion
    PHOENIX -- Crews began demolishing the first of almost 200 vacant homes Thursday morning, preparation for the expansion of a Phoenix-area freeway. The Arizona Department of Transportation spent just about 20 years buying up the properties -- houses, businesses and…
  • UA, ASU among healthiest eating universities
    While Arizona students may be putting the final touches on new dorm rooms and finishing their first full week of classes – they’re also ordering healthier food delivery, according to a recently released GrubHub analysis. The online food delivery company…
  • Phoenix medical center to launch $1M ALS study in fall
    When a patient is diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), the bad news only gets worse. “The average life expectancy for someone with ALS, is two to three years,” Dr. Robert Bowser said. Bowser, of the Barrow Neurological Institute in…
  • Officials: 300-mile long Maricopa County hiking trail nearly complete
    PHOENIX -- The Maricopa County Parks and Recreation Department said a hiking trail that will connect several regional parks around the Valley is currently about 70 percent complete. The Maricopa Trail is a 300-mile long trail system that will attempt to connect…
  • Stanton: Phoenix to hire 425 police officers after Prop 104 passes
    PHOENIX --  Voters in Phoenix on Tuesday approved Proposition 104, a multi-billion dollar plan outlining future road improvements, as well as the expansion of the city’s light rail. The proposition, debatably one of the most talked about on this election's ballot, will create a .07…

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Business

  • Ruling could ease way for unionizing at fast-food chains
    NEW YORK (AP) -- It could be easier for unions to bargain for better pay and working conditions on behalf of millions of workers at McDonald's, Burger King and other fast-food chains after a National Labor Relations Board ruling on…
  • Jury: Cable company largely responsible in fatal blast
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Time Warner Cable must pay nearly $6 million as part of a lawsuit alleging it was largely responsible for a fatal natural gas explosion that leveled an upscale Kansas City restaurant, jurors ruled Thursday. Brothers…
  • New estimate: Apple shipped 3.6 million watches last quarter
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A new report estimates Apple shipped 3.6 million watches in the last quarter -- more than some analysts have estimated and enough to change the competitive landscape for fitness bands and other wearable gadgets. Apple shipped…

National

  • Domestic violence victim protests use of city's nuisance law
    PHOENIX (AP) -- A domestic violence victim has alleged in a lawsuit that a police officer from a Phoenix suburb pressured her landlord to evict her for repeatedly calling 911 for protection from her abusive former boyfriend. Nancy Markham filed…
  • Man charged in death of 9-year-old girl in Ferguson
    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A suburban St. Louis man was charged Thursday with killing a 9-year-old girl who was sitting on her mother's bed doing her homework when shots were fired into her home. St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch…
  • Anchor's shock at live TV slayings shifts to poise, strength
    ROANOKE, Va. (AP) -- The wide-eyed, open-mouthed look of shock on the face of WDBJ-TV anchor Kim McBroom was seen worldwide after her two co-workers were fatally shot on live television. But as her grieving newsroom went back to work,…

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