October 16, 2014 5:34 pmArizona minimum wage to surpass $8 an hour in 2015
Silver Alert issued for missing Surprise woman
KTAR Newsroom | October 16, 2014 4:26 pmA Silver Alert was issued Thursday for a missing Surprise, Ariz. woman.
Called out by feds, ASU organizes to curb sexual violence
Alicia Canales/Cronkite News Service | October 16, 2014 2:54 pmArizona State University has taken several steps to strengthen its efforts to raise awareness about sexual violence.
Germ awareness critical as temperatures drop, viruses increase
Holliday Moore | October 16, 2014 12:24 pmGerm experts say a person's chances of getting seriously sick from a virus are more likely to come from the coffee maker at work than from a Third World nation.
Police: DPS shooting suspects 'should never see light of day'
KTAR Newsroom | October 16, 2014 11:34 amOfficials said the suspected triggerman in the shooting of an Arizona Department of Public Safety officer should "never see the light of day again" following his Wednesday night arrest.
Amber Alert for Montana infant cancelled
Associated Press | October 16, 2014 11:18 amAn Amber Alert issued for a Montana infant that authorities believe was abducted by her non-custodial mother was cancelled after the infant was found safe in Kentucky.
Racism concerns prompt Arizona State University to discourage face paint
KTAR.com | October 16, 2014 10:39 amArizona State University is asking fans to stop wearing face paint to sporting events after some claimed it could make them look racist.
Metro Phoenix doctor wants more direction for handling Ebola
Sandra Haros | October 16, 2014 9:37 amA private-practice doctor in Scottsdale said caution was prudent
Phoenix war veteran named captain of US sled hockey team
KTAR.com | October 16, 2014 8:18 amA Phoenix Marine has been named the captain of the U.S. national sled hockey team.
Arizona ballot measure aims to connect terminally ill to experimental drugs
Alexa Armstrong/Cronkite News | October 16, 2014 7:32 amIf approved by Arizona voters, Proposition 303 would grant terminally ill people access to experimental drugs.
Metro Phoenix school breakfast program gets donations
Bob McClay | October 16, 2014 6:54 amA program that feeds kids free breakfasts at school got a donation yesterday, but could still use more help.
Analyst: Arizona GOP has little chance of winning Hispanic vote
Holliday Moore | October 16, 2014 6:37 amWhile Republicans in surrounding states are making in-roads with the growing Hispanic vote, it won't be easy for Arizona GOP candidates to go the same route.
New Mesa mayor optimistic about city's future, relationship with Apple
Bob McClay | October 15, 2014 7:30 pmNew Mesa Mayor John Giles held his first press conference Wednesday since taking over the reins to the city. Giles told reporters he loves his job and is "settling into" the office.
Mother, stepfather of murdered 8-year-old arrested after standoff with police
KTAR.com | October 15, 2014 7:23 pmThe mother and stepfather of 8-year-old Isabella Grogan-Cannella, who was murdered and buried in a shallow grave last month, were reportedly arrested after a standoff with Bullhead City police.
Phoenix Suns to host domestic violence awareness night
KTAR Newsroom | October 15, 2014 6:14 pmPHOENIX -- The Phoenix Suns will promote domestic violence awareness during their Thursday night preseason matchup with the San Antonio Spurs. In observance of National Domestic Violence Awareness...
Full video released of alleged immigrant threats by Buckeye police
KTAR.com | October 15, 2014 5:08 pmThe full video of an interaction between an undocumented immigrant and a Buckeye police officer was posted online Tuesday.
Abandoned mines spill orange sludge near southern Arizona attraction
Associated Press | October 15, 2014 4:55 pmA popular tourist attraction in southern Arizona is at risk of being contaminated with orange and brown sludge that spilled from two abandoned mines near Patagonia.
Four charged, including senator's son, in dog deaths at Gilbert kennel
KTAR Newsroom | October 15, 2014 4:23 pmFour people were charged Wednesday in the death of more than 20 dogs at a Gilbert animal boarding facility, including the son of an Arizona senator.
Identity theft expert: Ebola-related scams are cropping up
Cooper Rummell | October 15, 2014 3:39 pmScammers are taking advantage of the Ebola scare and swindling consumers out of money.
Amy Van Dyken-Rouen gets inspiring tattoo after crash
KTAR.com | October 15, 2014 3:37 pmAny Van Dyken-Rouen's new tattoo perfectly describes her long journey-- and the optimism she's held throughout.
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