Chandler police looking into possible attempted kidnapping of little girl
KTAR.com | April 26, 2017 3:37 pm
Police are looking into the possible attempted kidnapping of a 5-year-old Chandler girl, an official said.
Jurors sent home, defense wants mistrial in Northern Arizona University shooting case
KTAR.com | April 26, 2017 1:52 pm
Lawyers for a former Northern Arizona University student accused of shooting a fellow student to death have asked the judge to declare a mistrial.
Sawmill Fire burns more than 40,000 acres in southern Arizona
KTAR.com | April 26, 2017 1:38 pm
The Sawmill Fire is growing quickly and has burned more than 40,000 acres in southern Arizona since it began, officials said Wednesday.
Former city councilman sworn in at Arizona House of Representatives
KTAR.com | April 26, 2017 12:58 pm
A former councilman in the West Valley has been chosen to take over a vacancy in the Arizona House of Representatives.
Arizona Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald launches travel company for millennials
KTAR.com | April 26, 2017 10:51 am
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald is known for scoring touchdowns and exotic travel. Now he hopes to help more young people see the world.
Chandler school receives threat on social media, student arrested
KTAR.com | April 26, 2017 8:08 am
Police in a Phoenix suburb said Wednesday morning they have arrested a suspect in an online threat made about an elementary school.
FBI investigating now-closed pizzeria in Phoenix for credit-card fraud
Associated Press | April 26, 2017 6:45 am
The Phoenix Division of the FBI is conducting an investigation of a now-closed Italian restaurant for possible credit-card fraud.
Rush to hire Border Patrol agents raises concerns about unqualified officers
Andres Guerra Luz/Cronkite News | April 26, 2017 6:12 am
A Trump administration plan to hire thousands of border and immigration officers has advocates concerned about a possible repeat of the last hiring binge, which they said was followed by an increase in corruption and misconduct.
Legislation to expand teacher certifications heads to Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
Associated Press | April 26, 2017 5:43 am
The Arizona Senate advanced legislation on Tuesday that would change the rules and qualifications for who can become a teacher in the state. The bill is also backed by Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey.
Kathy Cline | April 26, 2017 3:51 pmDucey wants to increase professional training opportunities for Arizona principals