2 Phoenix men accused of kidnapping, beating woman
Associated Press | August 15, 2014 4:44 pmBond is set at $100,000 apiece for two Phoenix men accused of beating a woman after she refused to become a prostitute.
Phoenix man gets prison in a fatal wrong-way crash
Associated Press | August 15, 2014 3:40 pmA Phoenix man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison in a wrong-way freeway crash that killed a New York woman last October.
18 people injured in West Valley car accident
KTAR Newsroom | August 15, 2014 3:37 pmNearly 20 people were injured Friday in a West Valley accident.
Arizona ACLU: Military equipment for police 'far outpaces the threat'
Bruce St. James and Pamela Hughes | August 15, 2014 2:49 pmIn Ferguson, Mo., police have sought to quell the protests and looting which have come in the aftermath of the...
Critical bird habitat proposal could hurt Arizona mine
Associated Press | August 15, 2014 2:24 pmConservationists say a new proposal for protected habitat for the yellow-billed cuckoo in southern Arizona could impede plans for a mine in that area.
Surprise woman jailed for taping people in bathrooms
Associated Press | August 15, 2014 2:23 pmA woman accused of taking videos of unsuspecting people in Phoenix-area public restrooms and selling them online has been sentenced to 1.5 years in prison.
Arizona jobless rate rises to 7 percent in July
Associated Press | August 15, 2014 2:21 pmArizona's unemployment rate rose to 7 percent in July, up from 6.9 percent the month before.
Another Valley BBQ spot named among top in US
KTAR.com | August 15, 2014 2:01 pmBarbecue places in the Phoenix area are apparently doing something right.
Man struck by lightning near northern Arizona lake
KTAR Newsroom | August 15, 2014 1:27 pmA Phoenix-area man was struck by lightning Saturday near a northern Arizona lake while fishing with his family, a sheriff's office said.
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton takes Ice Bucket Challenge
Carter Nacke | August 15, 2014 1:14 pmMayor Greg Stanton ended up drenched Wednesday, but it had nothing to do with the recent rain.
Phoenix pastor arrested for alleged sex crimes
KTAR Newsroom | August 15, 2014 12:59 pmA Phoenix pastor was arrested Thursday on suspicion of molesting two children and having inappropriate sexual contact with two women, police said.
Deadly school fight to cost Phoenix dad 20 years in prison
Associated Press | August 15, 2014 12:59 pmPHOENIX -- A Phoenix man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for running down another parent with his vehicle after an argument at an elementary school. Maricopa County prosecutors said...
Judge denies Jodi Arias' attorney in bid to quit
Associated Press | August 15, 2014 12:50 pmAn Arizona judge has denied a request by one of Jodi Arias' attorney to quit.
Arizona authorities close down suspected illegal pot dispensary
Associated Press | August 15, 2014 11:17 amPHOENIX -- Maricopa County authorities said they've busted an illegal medical marijuana dispensary in the Phoenix area. The Sheriff's Office announced Friday that detectives arrested 12 people...
Court urged to block Arizona's denial of licenses
Associated Press | August 15, 2014 11:13 amPHOENIX -- A federal appeals court that previously overturned Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's policy of denying driver's licenses to some young immigrants is being asked to immediately block the policy...
San Tan Valley offers last view of Perseid meteor shower
Mark Remillard | August 15, 2014 10:51 amPHOENIX -- The Perseid meteor shower is coming to a close but Valley residents can still get a last glimpse at it with a hike in San Tan Valley on Friday night. The San Tan Mountain Regional Park...
Arizona man gets prison for killing of police informant
Associated Press | August 15, 2014 10:46 amAn Arizona man was sentenced to more than 37 years in prison Friday for the 2001 killing of a police informant who revealed details of a botched plot to steal human growth hormone from a FedEx truck outside a Phoenix pharmacy.
Gilbert tops website's list of best cities for working parents
KTAR.com | August 15, 2014 9:58 amPHOENIX -- Working parents in the Valley must be the envy of their counterparts all across the country. The town of Gilbert has been rated the top city in America for them, and four other Phoenix suburbs...
Arizona high court considers appeal on college board
Associated Press | August 15, 2014 8:57 amPHOENIX -- The Arizona Supreme Court is considering the state's appeal of a lower court's ruling that two at-large seats for the Maricopa County Community College District's governing board shouldn't...
Main road up South Mountain remains closed after vicious storm
Jim Cross | August 15, 2014 7:53 amPHOENIX -- Heavy-duty equipment crews were on the job early Friday morning, trying to clean up storm damage and reopen the main road up South Mountain. A powerful monsoon storm dropped almost...
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