25-year-old man dies after fall on Phoenix's Camelback Mountain
Associated Press | September 19, 2014 6:57 pmAuthorities say a 25-year-old man has died after falling about 10 feet off a trail at Echo Canyon in Phoenix.
Gilbert high school students, alumni working to help security guard fix flooded home
Bob McClay | September 19, 2014 6:29 pmThe head of Security at Highland High School in Gilbert has fallen into some hard times, but many of the school's students and alumni are rushing to help.
Census data: Poverty slipped in Arizona, but minorities continue to get hit hardest
Miranda Rivers/Cronkite News | September 19, 2014 6:21 pmArizona's poverty rate inched down to 18.6 percent in 2013, but poverty rates for minority groups in the state remained far above those of whites, according to data released Thursday by the Census Bureau.
Former Phoenix Suns player Rex Chapman arrested for shoplifting in Scottsdale
KTAR.com | September 19, 2014 4:50 pmFormer Phoenix Suns player Rex Chapman has been arrested by Scottsdale police on suspicion of multiple shoplifting incidents, according to a Scottsdale PD release.
You Said: New measures won't discourage Arizona panhandlers
KTAR.com | September 19, 2014 3:39 pmOne Arizona city's kinder, gentler effort to rein in aggressive panhandling won't do the trick, according to the majority of Joes and Janes Public, who voted in Wednesday's Sanderson Ford Poll on KTAR.com.
Phoenix-area school placed on lockdown after gun threat
KTAR Newsroom | September 19, 2014 2:56 pmA suburban Phoenix high school was placed on lockdown Friday, the school's website said.
Arizona judge denies cameras in accused killer's court date; man pleads not guilty
KTAR.com | September 19, 2014 12:54 pmAn Arizona man charged in the disappearance and death of a preteen girl was scheduled in court Friday.
ASU student builds jetpack to help soldiers run faster
KTAR.com | September 19, 2014 11:37 amAn Arizona State University student is building a jetpack with the goal of helping soldiers run faster.
Aubrey Plaza to voice Arizona's Grumpy Cat in Christmas special
KTAR.com | September 19, 2014 11:22 amThe grumpiest cat in the world will soon have a very sarcastic voice.
Apple of their eye: Phoenix-area customers line up for iPhone 6
KTAR Newsroom | September 19, 2014 8:33 amThe first day of fall is early next week, but Friday was already like Christmas to millions around the world with the release of iPhone 6.
Number of uninsured dropped slightly in Arizona, following national trend
Miranda Rivers/Cronkite News | September 19, 2014 8:00 amThe number of uninsured Arizonans fell last year to 17.1 percent of the state's population, but still remained higher than the national average, according to data released Tuesday by the Census Bureau.
Dine-and-dash ends in fatal car wreck in Phoenix
KTAR.com | September 19, 2014 7:00 amTwo people were killed and a woman was seriously injured in a car accident Thursday night after a dine-and-dash went wrong in west Phoenix.
Weekend Valley freeway restrictions for Sept. 19-22
KTAR Newsroom | September 19, 2014 6:00 amIf you're planning on hitting the highways this weekend in the greater Phoenix area, there are a few scheduled closures and lane restrictions to be aware of that could impact your trip.
Valley Metro challenging residents to participate in Rideshare Month
Mark Remillard | September 19, 2014 5:30 amOctober is Rideshare Month, and Valley Metro is challenging people to get involved. It's all part of helping the Valley's environment, according to Valley Metro's Hillary Foose.
Fall Arizona Restaurant Week begins Friday
Bob McClay | September 19, 2014 5:00 amFriday marks the beginning of Arizona Restaurant Week, featuring nearly 200 restaurants all over the state.
Man dies in wood chipper accident at Chandler dealership
Associated Press | September 18, 2014 8:21 pmChandler police say a man working on a landscaping crew at an auto dealership has died after being caught in a wood chipper.
Registration program aims to curb bike thefts in downtown Phoenix
Imelda Mejia/Cronkite News | September 18, 2014 6:35 pmChris Spahle's last bike was stolen from right in front of the downtown building where he works. If that happens with his current bike, the Phoenix Police Department has its serial number, a picture and his contact information in a database.
3 suspects in Tempe shooting cause lockdown, flight cancellations at Phoenix Sky Harbor
KTAR Newsroom | September 18, 2014 6:22 pmA suspect in a Tempe, Ariz. shooting was arrested at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Thursday following a lockdown, police said.
South Phoenix school provides food for students to fill their backpacks
Mark Remillard | September 18, 2014 5:36 pmSeveral Phoenix elementary school kids filled up their backpacks with more than just books Thursday.
Arizona health department awarded for new infant blood screening process
Bob McClay | September 18, 2014 3:03 pmThe Arizona Department of Health Services was given its first-ever Newborn Screening Quality Award by the March of Dimes on Thursday.
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