Lawyer says family of girl with Uzi is devastated
Associated Press | September 02, 2014 7:12 pmAn attorney for the parents of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an Arizona shooting range instructor with an Uzi said Tuesday the family is devastated by the tragedy that occurred on a brief excursion during a vacation.
Arizona abortion case headed to US Supreme Court
Associated Press | September 02, 2014 6:37 pmArizona's top attorney has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene in the case against the state's strict abortion-medication regulations.
Survey shows executives' views of work-life balance
Greg Kratz, Deseret News | September 02, 2014 5:10 pmI've repeatedly argued that work-life balance is good for both employees and companies. However, most of the surveys I've cited to draw that conclusion have been based on interviews with front-line workers. What do executives think?
Child cancer patients shave heads of Phoenix Children's Hospital workers
Bob McClay | September 02, 2014 3:30 pmDoctors and nurses could only laugh or grimace as their young cancer patients shaved off the coiff in a show of support for cancer awareness and the kids.
Andy Tobin wins Arizona's 1st Congressional District GOP primary
KTAR.com | September 02, 2014 3:02 pmThe race for Arizona's 1st Congressional District is finally over, the Associated Press reported Tuesday.
Former Arizona Cardinals quarterback Max Hall arrested on shoplifting, drug charges
KTAR Newsroom | September 02, 2014 2:04 pmA former Arizona Cardinals quarterback is in hot water after being charged with shoplifting and possession of cocaine.
Memo: No wrongdoing in handling child immigrants
Associated Press | September 02, 2014 1:42 pmA federal investigation that included surprise inspections was unable to substantiate 16 accusations by advocacy groups that the government packed into frigid cells children caught crossing the border alone, made them sleep on hard floors and provided inadequate food and medical care. Other claims about treatment of the children are still under review, according to the Homeland Security Department.
Tech group hopes to open eyes in Mesa with open-data workshop
KTAR.com | September 02, 2014 1:37 pmTechnology meets the road in Mesa this week at the Open Data Roadshow.
Phoenix youth center's stolen goods found
KTAR.com | September 02, 2014 11:26 amA trailer filled with recreational equipment stolen from a Phoenix youth center has been recovered.
Arizona police reports: Girl said Uzi was too much for her
Associated Press | September 02, 2014 9:43 amPolice reports said a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed a shooting range instructor with an Uzi said the gun was too much for her.
What a difference a year makes: August 2013 versus August 2014
KTAR.com | September 02, 2014 7:00 amYou likely noticed, but in case you haven't, the Phoenix-area experience two very different Augusts in the past two years.
Police officers fatally shoot man firing at neighbors, officers
Jim Cross | September 02, 2014 6:55 amPhoenix police shot and killed a man who opened fire on neighbors, officers and a police helicopter Monday night.
Veterans end 300-mile walk to raise suicide awareness in Phoenix
Corbin Carson | September 02, 2014 6:30 amMission accomplished. A group of veterans successfully completed a 300-mile walk Monday to raise awareness of veteran suicides.
DPS: Military surplus helps police in dangerous situations
Cooper Rummell | September 02, 2014 6:00 amThousands of military weapons have been transferred to Arizona law enforcement agencies from the United States' Armed Forces since 2006.
Arizona doctor urges community support in child obesity fight
Corbin Carson | September 02, 2014 6:00 amA Valley doctor is urging the community to come together and fight child obesity, a rising health care epidemic in both Arizona and the United States.
No, you shouldn't feel bad about taking a nap
Herb Scribner, Deseret News | September 02, 2014 4:23 amTaking a nap: Not as simple as you think, and more important than you realize.
Top Clicks of August 2014
KTAR.com | September 01, 2014 6:48 pmEach month in 2014, KTAR.com will feature the top 10 stories from the past month. August's headlines on our site were dominated by a massive storm that blew through the metro Phoenix area. It caused...
Northwest Christian School claims highest enrollment of Phoenix private schools
KTAR.com | September 01, 2014 4:16 pmThe private school with the highest enrollment in the Valley for the second year in a row is Northwest Christian School -- which, true to its name, is in northwest Phoenix.
Gender plays role in type, severity of teen vehicle crashes, study says
Lois M. Collins, Deseret News | September 01, 2014 3:10 pmA study of car crashes by young drivers indicates gender is a significant variable that impacts the type, severity and timing of crashes. Boys crash on weekends and after dark; girls are more apt to hit pedestrians and crash in intersections.
Labor Day weekend DUI arrests in Arizona up from 2013
KTAR Newsroom | September 01, 2014 2:26 pmDespite fewer traffic stops, Arizona authorities made more DUI arrests over Labor Day weekend than they did during the same holiday weekend in 2013.
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