Queen Creek boy arrested for hoax at local high school
KTAR.com | August 4, 2015 6:57 pm
A 14-year-old boy Queen Creek boy was arrested after using social media to warn his friends not to attend Queen Creek High School on Tuesday.
Flight headed for Sky Harbor has close call with drone
KTAR.com | August 4, 2015 5:37 pm
A drone came within 100 feet of an American Airlines flight headed for Sky Harbor Airport according to the Phoenix Police Department.
California man arrested after rollover crash west of Phoenix
Associated Press | August 4, 2015 5:04 pm
A California man has been arrested for allegedly driving a rental truck impaired and causing a rollover that injured himself and four others including three children.
MCSO: Phoenix jail inmate with fake name was wanted by FBI
Associated Press | August 4, 2015 4:46 pm
A man booked into the Phoenix jail on a probation violation was someone wanted by the FBI for a murder and dismemberment on the Navajo Nation last year.
Watch insane cliff jumping at Havasupai Falls in dazzling video
KTAR.com | August 4, 2015 2:29 pm
Havasupai Falls in Arizona is a breathtaking sight. Complete with mesmerizing blue-green water and alluring waterfalls, Havasupai attracts thousands of visitors each year. Among those visitors are the daring cliff jumpers who spend their time diving off of the waterfalls. Youtube star devinsupertramp and his team of daredevils took this to the next level in […]
Forest Service plans to remove famous Salt River horses in Arizona
Jim Cross | August 4, 2015 12:59 pm
PHOENIX — The Forest Service plans to capture, auction off and dispose of wild horses along the Salt River in Arizona. “They’re going to kill them. That’s what disposed of means,” Simone Netherlands, head of the Salt River Wild Horses Management Group, told 12 News. The Forest Service claims it’s not going to harm the horses. “Horses are […]
Police looking for 3rd suspect in Phoenix pastor’s killing
Associated Press | August 4, 2015 12:58 pm
A third suspect in the fatal shooting of a Phoenix pastor in February is in custody.
Very cool: Dog teaches self to drink from fridge water dispenser
KTAR.com | August 4, 2015 12:14 pm
The wait for water is over: Max the dog teaches himself to drink from his family’s fridge door dispenser.
Indictment shows details of Arizona guard’s alleged assault
Associated Press | August 4, 2015 12:07 pm
An indictment obtained by The Associated Press reveals new details about the reported sexual assault of a female corrections officer in Yuma by a state prison inmate, but state correction officials still refuse to release a report on their investigation.
Court denies expedited review of Arizona schools chief Diane Douglas suit
Associated Press | August 4, 2015 11:28 am
The Arizona Court of Appeals declined an expedited review of of schools chief Diane Douglas’ lawsuit against the state Board of Education.
Main Street Minute: Rawhide Western Town hosting job fair
KTAR Newsroom | August 4, 2015 9:54 am
Rawhide Western Town in Chandler is holding its annual hiring event Tuesday from 10 a.m to noon.
Scottsdale boy’s quick thinking gets police to house during break-in
Associated Press | August 4, 2015 8:46 am
A Scottsdale boy home alone hid in closet and called police when two men broke into his house.
A look at Arizona policing changes 1 year after Ferguson
Cooper Rummell | August 4, 2015 8:17 am
It has been nearly a year since a police officer shot Michael Brown to death in Ferguson, Missouri, which has led to to legislative changes in the U.S., including Arizona.
Excessive heat to smother metro Phoenix this week
KTAR.com | August 4, 2015 7:01 am
Excessive heat will replace the monsoon conditions in Phoenix for at least a couple days this week.
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