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  • FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2016, file photo, the Salt Lake Temple, is shown, in Salt Lake City. The Mormon church is specifically condemning white supremacist attitudes in its strongest statement since a Virginia rally over a Confederate War monument descended into deadly violence. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, that any members who promote white-supremacist views aren't adhering to its teachings. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)

    New lawsuits allege Mormon church failed to protect children

    The number of lawsuits alleging Mormon church leaders failed to protect children from sexual abuse has grown.
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    Mesa man arrested, accused of using stolen identity of brother for 28 years

    An 89-year-old Mesa man was arrested and charged with forgery and fraud schemes after ADOT detectives found he'd allegedly been using a stolen identity.
  • FILE - In this July 28, 2014 file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. Federal water managers are due to release a crucial report Tuesday projecting whether Arizona and Nevada will face restrictions next year and in 2019 on drinking water supplies from the Lake Mead reservoir on the Colorado River. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

    US: ‘Zero’ chance of Colorado River water shortage in 2018

    Heavy winter snows in the Rocky Mountains have rescued the thirsty Western U.S. for another year.
  • President Donald Trump points to members of the media as he answers questions in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

    President Donald Trump to hold rally in Phoenix

    Donald Trump will visit Arizona as the president for the first time, holding a rally at the Phoenix Convention Center on Aug. 22.
  • In this Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, photo, white nationalist demonstrators clash with counter demonstrators at the entrance to Lee Park in Charlottesville, Va.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

    Black Chamber of Arizona member: America has long way to go on racism

    The violence in Charlottesville has brought the national conversation back around to race.
  • White nationalist demonstrators use shields as they guard the entrance to Lee Park in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

    Former DHS official: Trump admin empowering white supremacists

    A former Department of Homeland Security official said Tuesday that white supremacists are being empowered by President Donald Trump's administration.
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    Border bust snags 1,000 pounds of pot on Arizona-Mexico border

    Federal agents in southern Arizona chased and caught a truck heading to Mexico and confiscated more than 1,000 pounds of marijuana this week.
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    McCain, Flake criticize President Trump’s comments on Charlottesville

    Trump commented Tuesday on the violence in Charlottesville, saying “there is blame on both sides.” Arizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake responded.
  • FILE--In this Oct. 18, 2011, file photo, Presiding Disciplinary Judge William O'Neil, right, swears in Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio during the State Bar of Arizona's ongoing disciplinary hearings against former Maricopa County attorney Andrew Thomas and two assistants, at the Arizona Supreme Court in Phoenix, Ariz. Arpaio has been convicted of a criminal charge Monday, July 31, 2017, for disobeying a court order to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants in a conviction that marks a final rebuke for the former sheriff and politician who once drew strong popularity from such crackdowns but was booted from office amid voter frustrations over his deepening legal troubles. (AP Photo/Jack Kurtz, Pool, file)

    Legally Speaking: Breaking down Arpaio’s latest bid for innocence

    No one can say that former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio isn’t a fighter. His attorneys filed two motions to toss out his guilty conviction on Tuesday.
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    Gilbert woman born without uterus raising funds for surgery

    A Gilbert woman who needs reconstructive surgery to create a uterus and other genitalia necessary for pregnancy has made international news with her quest.
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    ASU welcomes record freshman class size for fifth year in row

    Arizona State University will welcome a record number of freshmen students for the fifth year in a row, the school announced Tuesday.
  • Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, second from right, leaves U.S. District Court on the first day of his contempt-of-court trial with attorney Mark Goldman, left, Monday, June 26, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Hispanic community, others condemn possible Arpaio pardon

    A group of Latino community leaders, elected officials and others said Tuesday that former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio must not be pardoned.
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    APS gets approval, will hike monthly power bills in Phoenix area

    APS customers will soon be paying more to keep the lights on every month after the state corporation commission approved a price hike on Tuesday.
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    University of Phoenix Stadium on list to host World Cup games

    University of Phoenix Stadium has hosted its share of soccer games, but its biggest billing ever in the sport could be on its way: a World Cup match.
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    Phoenix-area police searching for man impersonating an officer

    Phoenix-area police were searching for a man who has called several people in Avondale pretending to be a police officer.