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  • Yuma Sun, Arizona Capitol Times win top honors

    SCOTTSDALE — The daily Yuma Sun and non-daily Arizona Capitol Times won Arizona Newspaper of the Year awards in the Arizona Newspapers Association’s 2012 Better Newspapers Contest. The Arizona Daily Sun in Flagstaff won The Associated Press Member of the Year award for outstanding cooperation for sharing stories and images throughout the year. The awards […]
  • Chase ends after suspected carjacker shoots himself

    A car chase involving an alleged carjacked came to an end after the suspect apparently shot himself in the head.
  • Huppenthal: Funding does not necessarily mean good education

    There is no guarantee that improving the funding of Arizona schools will improve the overall standard of education in the state, said Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal.
  • Underprivileged children get free Justin Bieber tickets

    As pop star Justin Bieber prepares to kick off his North American tour in Glendale on Saturday night, one group of underprivileged will be there to help him start things on the right foot.
  • Phoenix Convention Center, Symphony Hall mark 40 years

    Hundreds of people made their way to downtown Phoenix Friday afternoon for a special celebration.
  • Arizona torn on school funding-related Proposition 204

    In November, Arizonans will have the ability to vote on Proposition 204, which would make a temporary one-cent sales tax increase earmarked for education permanent.
  • Crashes close several lanes on Interstate 17

    A crash on Interstate 17 is blocking lanes in both directions, the Arizona Department of Public Safety said.
  • Gilbert car chase ends with crash in Coolidge

    A man who led police on a multi-city chase was arrested Friday after crashing in Coolidge, police said.
  • Valley museums offering free admission on Saturday

    Museums nationwide are offering free admission Saturday as part of the Smithsonian's "Museum Day Live!" program and nearly 30 museums throughout Arizona are taking part.
  • TV-PG rating fails to protect children, new study shows

    After analyzing 59 hours of over-the-air primetime programming from last year's ratings sweeps, the Parents Television Council determined shows with a TV-PG rating incorporate content inappropriate for children an average of once every 5.5 minutes.
  • Ticket scams could await Bieber concertgoers

    Anyone still looking to buy tickets for the Justin Bieber concert at Jobing.com arena Saturday night, beware of scams.
  • Fox apologizes for airing suspected carjacker’s shooting

    Shortly after airing live footage of an alleged carjacker apparently shooting himself, Fox News anchor Shepard Smith apologized to viewers.
  • Virtual school aiding families worldwide

    The future of education could be virtual.
  • Weekend freeway restrictions Sept. 28 – Oct. 1

    Drivers in the East Valley will possibly experience heavy delays this weekend.
  • Weekend events for Sept. 28-30

    Looking for something to do this weekend in the Valley? The list below offers a few options.