Mesa city councilman had .220 BAC at time of DUI arrest in Tempe, police say
KTAR.com | May 23, 2017 5:26 pm
A Mesa city councilman who was arrested for driving under the influence on May 8 had a blood alcohol content of .220, according to the Tempe Police Department.
Arizona officials encouraging education to battle opioid epidemic
Kathy Cline | May 23, 2017 4:00 pm
Several Arizona officials believe education is the big key to combating Arizona’s opioid epidemic.
Phoenix ranks eighth in nation in startup business activity
KTAR.com | May 23, 2017 2:48 pm
A report showed that the Phoenix metro area is ranks eighth in the U.S. in startup business activity behind New York and ahead of places like San Francisco.
Little Caesars owner tops Forbes’ list of wealthiest self-made women
KTAR.com | May 23, 2017 1:46 pm
Marian Ilitch, the woman who owns Little Caesars pizza — and the pizza-loving cartoon character — topped Forbes’ list of the wealthiest self-made women.
Supervisors approve tentative $2.49B budget for Maricopa County
Associated Press | May 23, 2017 12:15 pm
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a tentative $2.49 billion budget for fiscal year 2018.
White House adviser points to Trump overseas trip as strategy to stop terrorists
KTAR.com | May 23, 2017 9:27 am
White House adviser Sebastian Gorka said a suicide bomber who attacked a concert in Manchester, England, was only the latest in soft targets hit by extremists.
McCain says Manchester bombing a ‘reminder that the world is on fire’
KTAR.com | May 23, 2017 9:18 am
U.S. Sen. John McCain said Tuesday that the bombing of an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England was a fresh indication the world is in chaos.
I scream, you scream: Ice cream chain to open five Phoenix area locations
KTAR.com | May 23, 2017 7:36 am
Bruster’s Real Ice Cream, a Pennsylvania-based ice cream chain, announced Monday it will open five locations in the Phoenix area, according to a press release.
Correction: Tribal Roads-Schools story
Associated Press | May 23, 2017 6:10 am
PHOENIX (AP) — In a May 22 story about a federal report on the maintenance and condition of roads on tribal lands, The Associated Press […]
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport to establish full-service repair operation by end of 2017
KTAR.com | May 23, 2017 5:17 am
A full-service maintenance, repair and overhaul operation will be available at a Mesa airport by the end of 2017, a press release confirmed on Monday.
6 years later, memorial for Giffords mass shooting struggles
Associated Press | May 23, 2017 4:59 am
PHOENIX (AP) — Survivors of the mass shooting that left former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords severely wounded are pleading with the public to help pay […]
Phoenix officials hoping more hotels in downtown continue positive cycle
Sharon Mittelman | May 23, 2017 4:50 am
Visitors to Phoenix are getting more options for places to stay in downtown and officials are hoping that starts a positive cycle for the area.
Costs to rise in Arizona profiling lawsuit against former Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Associated Press | May 23, 2017 4:45 am
A racial profiling case involving former Sheriff Joe Arpaio that has already cost taxpayers in metro Phoenix nearly $66 million will be getting more expensive.
Phoenix Fire Department moves to attract more women to become firefighters
Sharon Mittelman | May 23, 2017 4:36 am
Calling all ladies: The Phoenix Fire Department is ramping up its efforts to increase the number of women firefighters currently on board.
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