September 08, 2014 5:00 amPhoenix making plans for new downtown high rise
Pinkies up: Scottsdale picked as one of America's snobbiest cities
KTAR.com | September 08, 2014 4:31 amOne Valley area thinks it's a little better than everyone else, a report said.
FBI report says Florence safest city in Arizona
Cooper Rummell | September 07, 2014 6:49 pmThe city that's home to Arizona's most dangerous criminals is also the safest city in the state.
2 dead in suspicious freeway crash in Glendale
Associated Press | September 07, 2014 2:45 pmAuthorities in Glendale say two people were found dead at the scene of a highway crash, but one had been shot.
Tempe continues to fare well as bike-friendly city
KTAR Newsroom | September 07, 2014 2:42 pmThe Phoenix metro area is pretty spread out.
Remnants from WWII skeet range still haunt Kingman
Associated Press | September 07, 2014 1:46 pmThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will discuss the next steps Tuesday in cleaning up a Kingman site contaminated by a World War II Army gun range.
Super Bowl events raising money to help combat hunger
Thomas Mitchell/Cronkite News Service | September 07, 2014 1:09 pmThe impact of Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale will be viewed heavily through an economic lens, and while many will look at the scoreboard or tax dollars for results Wayne Kostroski will be measuring the outcome by the number of needy people he feeds.
Phoenix population has grown, especially among youth
KTAR.com | September 07, 2014 8:35 amWhether a transplant or a native, Arizona residents have seen the state grow immensely, and a new census report shows just how much.
Weekend rain: Storms, dust sweep Valley Saturday
KTAR.com | September 06, 2014 5:39 pmIt was a busy weather day, as severe storm, dust and flash flood warnings were issued for the Valley late Saturday.
Flagstaff man arrested in Craigslist sex ad sting
Associated Press | September 06, 2014 3:17 pmFlagstaff police have arrested a man they say was trying to set up a sexual encounter with an underage girl.
Sen. Jeff Flake: Obama's immigration announcement 'a political move'
KTAR Newsroom | September 06, 2014 2:38 pmU.S. Sen. Jeff Flake issued a statement Saturday in response to the White House's announcement that President Barack Obama plans to bypass Congress and make immigration-related executive actions after the November elections.
Report: Obesity in Arizona levels off, but minority groups still suffer
Stephen Hicks/Cronkite News | September 06, 2014 1:39 pmObesity rates among Arizona adults appear to have stabilized, after rising almost 7 percent over the past 10 years, according to a report released Thursday.
3 men face charges related to ASU student's fatal fall in March
Associated Press | September 06, 2014 10:44 amProsecutors say three men have been charged with alcohol-related violations in connection with the fatal fall of an Arizona State University student.
Police searching for trio who stole from woman in Peoria restaurant
KTAR Newsroom | September 06, 2014 10:02 amValley police departments continue to look for a three people who are suspected of stealing a woman's wallet in Peoria and ringing up purchases with her credit cards last month.
State board to consider Phoenix light rail extension
KTAR Newsroom | September 06, 2014 9:15 amState officials are considering whether a regional transportation plan should include expanding the Phoenix area's light rail system with a proposed 5-mile-long extension into south Phoenix.
Militiamen in Arizona mistake conservationists for illegal immigrants
KTAR.com | September 06, 2014 9:00 amArmed border militiamen in southern Arizona mistook a group of bat conservationists for illegal immigrants late last month.
Doug Ducey-Fred DuVal debates set in Arizona governor's race
Associated Press | September 06, 2014 6:33 amDemocrat Fred Duval's campaign says his Republican opponent in the race for Arizona governor has agreed to five debates, but DuVal wanted at least nine.
Phoenix, Chicago mayors bet on WNBA Finals rivalry
Associated Press | September 06, 2014 3:12 amA friendly feast is at stake in this weekend's WNBA Finals between the Phoenix Mercury and the Chicago Sky.
Arizona Gov. Brewer pushing for court to leave smuggling law as is
Associated Press | September 05, 2014 9:28 pmGov. Jan Brewer urged a judge on Friday to leave Arizona's 2005 immigrant smuggling ban intact.
Man gets death sentence for fatal Chandler beating
Associated Press | September 05, 2014 9:01 pmA man has been sentenced to death for fatally beating his live-in girlfriend's 3-year-old daughter in Chandler.
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