September 18, 2014 8:21 pmMan dies in wood chipper accident at Chandler dealership
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 with
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.
Warmer Pacific Ocean could cause wetter winter in Arizona
Jim Cross | September 18, 2014 1:14 pmArizona State University climate expert Randy Cerveny said the recent hurricanes could point to a wetter than typical winter in Arizona.
KTAR's Fall Fun map
KTAR.com | September 18, 2014 12:40 pmIt's that time of year again when Arizonans statewide feel the break of the summer heat and our thoughts turn to the hauntingly good times of fall when everything seems to be flavored with a dash of pumpkin spice.
Glendale Mayor Jerry Weiers urges Congress to halt West Valley casino
Laurie Liles/Cronkite News | September 18, 2014 12:34 pmGlendale Mayor Jerry Weiers told a Senate committee Wednesday that unless Congress acts to block a Tohono O'odham Nation casino in his city, residents should prepare for widespread Las Vegas-style gaming throughout the Valley.
ASU, other campuses stock up on surplus military rifles under federal program
Emilie Eaton/Cronkite News | September 18, 2014 11:15 amPolice departments at Arizona State University and community colleges in Tucson and Yuma have acquired 79 fully automatic M-16 assault rifles and nine older M-14 rifles under a Department of Defense program that distributes surplus weapons to local agencies throughout the country.
Arizona lawmakers push for mandatory civics test in high schools
Holliday Moore | September 18, 2014 10:12 amAn Arizona congressman wants every high student in the state to pass a civics test before they can graduate.
Hurricane season offers silver lining for savvy travelers
Holliday Moore | September 18, 2014 7:36 amFor some travelers, monsoon and hurricane season signal deals to be had.
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer leaves jail
KTAR Newsroom | September 18, 2014 6:54 amArizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was released from jail early Thursday morning after making bail.
Arizona Scottish club backs split with United Kingdom
Bob McClay | September 18, 2014 5:30 amThursday marks a historic day in Scotland, as voters there are deciding whether the country should become independent of the United Kingdom.
Canadian man riding through 18 countries for charity stops in Phoenix
Martha Maurer | September 18, 2014 5:00 amGarry Kramer hit the road on Aug. 30, taking off from Alberta, Canada. He plans on riding his motorcycle through 18 countries and for more than 14,000 miles.
Where to celebrate National Cheeseburger Day in the Valley
KTAR.com | September 17, 2014 9:05 pmThursday is National Cheeseburger Day. In case you haven't heard, the Phoenix area is quickly becoming one of the top burger towns in the nation.
Military veteran on cross-country walk arrives in Phoenix
Bob McClay | September 17, 2014 7:53 pmA military veteran who is walking across the country to raise money to help other vets reached the Valley on Wednesday.
Arizona GOP replaces Russell Pearce as top leader
Associated Press | September 17, 2014 7:25 pmThe Arizona Republican Party has named a replacement for former Sen. Russell Pearce, who resigned his top party post following a backlash to his remarks advocating mandatory contraception or sterilization for people on Medicaid
Could the Milwaukee Brewers move spring training home to Peoria?
KTAR Newsroom | September 17, 2014 5:57 pmPeoria, Ariz., already boasts two Major League Baseball teams during spring training, but could they soon add another?
Arizona Cardinals' Jonathan Dwyer arrested on domestic violence charges
KTAR.com | September 17, 2014 4:43 pmArizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence on Wednesday, police said.
Odile moves into Valley, slams Mesa, Carefree
KTAR.com | September 17, 2014 12:53 pmA Phoenix suburb received more than one inch of rain in about an hour on Wednesday.
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