Heat relief: Monsoon storms could drop Phoenix temperatures by weekend
KTAR.com | July 27, 2016 3:46 pm
Some heat relief is expected to arrive in the form of monsoon storms later this week, the National Weather Service said.
Zoo babies: Check out the World Wildlife Zoo’s newest residents
Taylor Kinnerup | July 27, 2016 2:12 pm
The World Wildlife Zoo in Litchfield Park has welcomed a few new baby animals into their park this summer that you don’t want to miss.
Phoenix Fire pulls more hikers off trails in 2016 than last year
KTAR.com | July 27, 2016 12:52 pm
The Phoenix Fire Department has rescued more hikers off of Valley trails this year than last year, officials said.
Arizona Secretary of State warns against online voter registration scams
Miranda Leo | July 27, 2016 11:40 am
Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan has warned anyone who wants to register to vote to avoid online third-party voter registration services.
Arizona city cancels Lettuce Days festival for 2017
KTAR.com | July 27, 2016 11:15 am
The annual winter celebration of agriculture in Yuma — Lettuce Days — has been canceled for next year, organizers said Wednesday, citing cost as a factor.
Shot by police, Phoenix-area robbery suspect dies at senior-care center
KTAR.com | July 27, 2016 10:25 am
Police in Tempe said a wounded robbery suspect has died after barricading himself on the grounds of a senior-care facility Wednesday.
Arizona State Treasurer Jeff DeWit to assume COO role for Trump campaign
KTAR.com | July 27, 2016 6:48 am
Arizona State Treasurer Jeff DeWit has been named chief operating officer of the Donald Trump campaign.
New Gilbert deli hires staff with developmental disabilities
Sharon Mittelman | July 27, 2016 5:41 am
A new deli has opened in Gilbert. That’s not a headline, but who they’re hiring is.
ASU virtual reality system could give arm amputees sense of natural movement
Mike Sackley | July 27, 2016 5:37 am
Virtual reality for a good cause. Researchers at Arizona State University are using the new technology to help those who have lost a limb.
Former Marine chosen for new donated home
Sharon Mittelman | July 27, 2016 5:27 am
It was a special day for a Phoenix veteran and his family.
Artists needed to decorate homeless children’s center
Kathy Cline | July 27, 2016 5:19 am
If you’re a talented artist or know one, a local homeless kids center needs you.
ASU’s historic Palm Walk to get new look, more shade
Mike Sackley | July 27, 2016 5:17 am
ASU students walking to class on the Tempe campus next month will have more shady spots to beat the oppressive summer heat.
Former Gov. Jan Brewer disappointed DNC speakers never call ISIS by name
Mac & Gaydos | July 26, 2016 5:39 pm
The speeches from first night of the Democratic National Convention seemed to be positive and hopeful, but were they just seen through rose colored glasses?
Possible murder-suicide involving mother, two children in Gilbert
KTAR.com | July 26, 2016 5:19 pm
Police believe a mother and her two children’s bodies found in a home in Gilbert are a murder-suicide.
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