Shortcomings could cost University of Arizona medical school accreditation
KTAR.com | August 28, 2015 10:31 am
University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix could potentially lose its accreditation after a recent site review put them on warning status.
Main Street Minute: Scottsdale police, fast-food eatery hiring
KTAR Newsroom | August 28, 2015 9:56 am
The Scottsdale Police Department has several openings and fast-food chicken eatery Raising Cane’s is also hiring.
Arizona legislator leaving for education job in Nevada
KTAR.com | August 28, 2015 8:38 am
Arizona Sen. Ed Abeleser announced he will be leaving his seat to take a job with the Nevada Department of Education.
Suburban Phoenix park staff hit trails with water, safety warning
Jim Cross | August 28, 2015 7:22 am
With another hot weekend coming, Glendale Parks and Recreation hit the trails Friday morning at Thunderbird Conservation Park to deliver a message to visitors: be safe, drink water.
Weekend Valley freeway travel advisory for Aug. 28-31
KTAR Newsroom | August 28, 2015 6:00 am
According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, the following travel advisories have been issued for the weekend of Aug. 28.
Domestic violence victim files lawsuit under Phoenix-area nuisance law
Associated Press | August 27, 2015 8:00 pm
A domestic violence victim claims that a Surprise, Ariz. police officer pressured her landlord to evict her for repeatedly calling 911 for protection.
Officers stop Arizona woman from smuggling 16 firearms into Mexico
Associated Press | August 27, 2015 7:37 pm
An unidentified woman from Nogales, Ariz., attempted to smuggle over a dozen firearms and ammunition magazines into Mexico on Monday, according to police.
Ice, ice, baby: Former Arizona Diamondbacks complete ALS ice bucket challenge
Bob McClay | August 27, 2015 6:49 pm
Two former Arizona Diamondbacks players took part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Thursday in a club-wide effort to find a cure for the progressive disease.
Car fire closes Interstate 17 northbound near downtown Phoenix
KTAR Newsroom | August 27, 2015 4:32 pm
PHOENIX — A car fire closed the northbound lanes of Interstate 17 near downtown Phoenix for a short time Thursday, the Arizona Department of Transportation said. All northbound traffic was being forced off at Jefferson Street for a short time. The two left lanes were reopened as of 4:30 p.m. The southbound lanes remained open. […]
Monsoon storm brings rain, blowing dust to Phoenix area
KTAR Newsroom | August 27, 2015 3:31 pm
PHOENIX — A monsoon storm brought rain to the Phoenix area on Thursday and winds that knocked down power lines and trees and blew dust all over. The wet weather hit the city from the northwest, where it dumped rain on drivers in the suburbs of Surprise and Sun City. Weather maps showed a strong […]
Justice Department: Arizona man indicted for supporting ISIS
KTAR.com | August 27, 2015 12:47 pm
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 training from ISIS. The indictment said Gammal and the unidentified student communicated for months before […]
Main Street Minute: Phoenix-area job fairs feature customer service, retail
KTAR Newsroom | August 27, 2015 11:26 am
Job fairs in Phoenix features customer service and advertising openings.
Home run! Arizona Diamondbacks to hold $5,000 education grant contest
Jessica Suerth | August 27, 2015 11:00 am
The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation and University of Phoenix have teamed up to offer educators the chance to secure a $5,000 grant for their school.
Demolition starts on Phoenix homes in way of Loop 202 expansion
KTAR.com | August 27, 2015 10:07 am
Crews began tearing down the first of almost 200 vacant homes Thursday morning, prep work for the expansion of a Phoenix-area freeway.
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