Attorney: Request to seal Interstate 10 shooter trial was to ensure fairness
A request to seal the trial of a man accused of opening fire on several vehicles on I-10 in Phoenix was to protect the integrity of proceedings.
President Obama designates $75 million to Tempe streetcar project
President Barack Obama included the Tempe streetcar project in his budget for fiscal year 2017. If approved, it would lead to $75 million for the project.
Valley woman recognized for inspirational body transformation
A Phoenix-area woman's inspirational weight loss story is getting national attention. Melissa Sledge said giving up fast food and exercising wasn't easy, but it was worth it.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie ends 2016 White House bid
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie dropped out of the Republican nomination for president on Wednesday, a day after his disappointing sixth-place finish in New Hampshire’s primary.
Ex-priest arrested in 1960 slaying of Texas beauty queen
Bernard Feit, now 83, was arrested on Tuesday at his home in Scottsdale, Arizona, on the murder charge of 25-year-old Irene Garza.
Scottsdale ranked second-best Valentine's Day town in US
Whether you're a Valentine's Grinch or hopeless romantic, if you live in the Phoenix area, you live near some of the best cities to celebrate Valentine's Day.
Carly Fiorina ends 2016 Republican bid for president
Carly Fiorina exited the 2016 Republican presidential race Wednesday, after struggling to build a winning coalition in a crowded GOP field.
Smart meters helping power customers save on energy bill
Smart meters, which are installed in nearly all Valley homes, allow power companies to remotely gather usage information from customers without having to send someone out.
Cover your cough and wash your hands: Officials consider flu widespread in Arizona
PHOENIX -- The influenza virus continues to infiltrate workplaces and schools throughout Arizona and officials with the Arizona Department of Health Services are now calling the…
Arizona House votes to repeal Presidential Preference Election
PHOENIX -- The House voted Wednesday to repeal the state-funded version of the presidential primary, though the move won't affect this year's election set for March.…
Last occupiers at Oregon refuge surrounded by FBI officials
PORTLAND, Ore. -- The FBI said Wednesday it has moved to contain the last few occupiers of an Oregon wildlife refuge who were part of…
Let the drain begin: Tempe Town Lake emptying for dam construction
TEMPE – Tempe Town Lake will soon be dry. Workers started draining the lake Wednesday as city officials prepare to put in a new steel…
Bodies identified of two women found dead from gunshot wounds in Phoenix-area home
PHOENIX -- Police in Surprise, Arizona, said they have identified the bodies of two women who were found dead inside of a home from apparent…
Arizona lawmakers pass multiple measures to avoid plastic bag ban lawsuit
PHOENIX -- The House has passed two measures revising state law to get around a lawsuit over multiple plastic bag and disposable product bans. The law…
Arizona House panel pushes to block enforcement of federal policies
PHOENIX -- Republican lawmakers have passed a measure that blocks state and local authorities from enforcing or financing any federal action or rule not affirmed by…
After Phoenix debate, satanic group to give invocation in Scottsdale
PHOENIX -- A satanic church has been invited to give an invocation in Scottsdale after the group sparked a debate in Phoenix that led to…
Berlin Film Festival jury questioned over diversity
BERLIN (AP) -- The Berlin International Film Festival became embroiled in the debate about diversity in the movie industry Thursday, with jury president Meryl Streep…
Head of Google in Europe grilled by UK tax authorities
LONDON (AP) -- A British parliamentary committee has grilled the head of Google in Europe, sharply questioning whether the Internet giant had paid its fair…
PepsiCo's revenue in North America climbs, helped by pricing
PURCHASE, N.Y. (AP) -- PepsiCo said revenue for its North American snacks and drinks units rose in the fourth quarter, boosted by pricing. The maker…
Tennis legend King praises women's rights icon at NY event
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- Tennis legend Billie Jean King has treated the audience at a Rochester speaking event to a few souvenirs. The 72-year-old Hall…
Woman admits stealing thousands from comedian Joe Piscopo
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey woman has admitted stealing money from former "Saturday Night Live" cast member Joe Piscopo. Under terms of a…
Report: Lobbying rises in state capitols, declines in DC
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The number of business and interest groups lobbying in state capitols has risen nearly 11 percent in recent years as…
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