October 19, 2014 6:19 pmProposition 122 aims to allow state to reject certain federal laws, rules
Police identify 2 men killed in highway pileup near Lake Pleasant
Associated Press | October 19, 2014 2:28 pmAuthorities have identified the two men who were killed in a high-speed pileup early Saturday on an Arizona highway.
Arizona program traces sources of liquor provided to those underage
Carlene Reyes/Cronkite News Service | October 19, 2014 11:55 amOn a Saturday night in March 2014, 18-year-old Arizona State University student Naomi McClendon was drinking with friends at a fraternity party in Tempe.
Memorial service honors fallen Arizona firefighters
KTAR Newsroom | October 19, 2014 10:52 amFirefighters from around the state honored those who lost their lives in service to their communities.
Arizona hikers find decomposed body
Associated Press | October 19, 2014 10:49 amPhoenix police say they're investigating after hikers found a decomposing body in the desert northwest of the city.
Arizona officer hurt in suspected DUI crash
Associated Press | October 19, 2014 10:24 amAn Arizona Department of Public Safety motorcycle officer is recovering after being struck by a teen driver.
Major issue in Arizona governor's race: Whether, when schools get extra $317 million
Rachel Lund/Cronkite News | October 18, 2014 7:20 pmState courts have ruled that Arizona owes public schools a first payment of more than $300 million for failing to make annual inflation adjustments to base funding as called for by a voter-approved law. Over five years, the bill could be $1.6 billion.
Record number of babies left under Arizona safe haven law
Associated Press | October 18, 2014 4:50 pmSix babies have been left at safe haven locations in Arizona between April and October, a record number under a state law that allows newborns to be anonymously left at specific places without fear of prosecution.
Arpaio critics: Let public attend court hearing
Associated Press | October 18, 2014 4:42 pmLawyers who won a racial profiling case against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's office urged a judge to let the public attend an Oct. 28 hearing at which an investigation of a former sheriff's deputy will be discussed.
New smartphone apps assist in self-detecting breast cancer
Megan Marsden Christensen | October 18, 2014 2:18 pmEach October, many people show support for the fight against breast cancer. This year, there are new apps designed to help women self-detect the disease.
Game and Fish received Arizona's fourth-highest dollar value of surplus military gear
Emilie Eaton/Cronkite News Service | October 18, 2014 11:48 amAmong Arizona agencies that received military surplus equipment under a Department of Defense program, a state department responsible for catching poachers and issuing boating citations received equipment worth more than that acquired by some the largest law enforcement offices.
7 health benefits of pumpkin
Leah Perri, Deseret News | October 18, 2014 10:15 amHere are 7 benefits most people didn't know they were getting out of their pumpkin obsession this season.
Three-vehicle crash in Peoria leaves two dead, 11 injured
KTAR Newsroom | October 18, 2014 8:07 amA three-vehicle crash in Peoria early Saturday morning left two people dead and 11 others injured, authorities said.
iPhone glass maker to cut 727 jobs at Arizona plant
Associated Press | October 17, 2014 5:50 pmA manufacturer of sapphire glass that Apple Inc. uses in iPhones plans to eliminate 727 jobs at an Arizona plant.
Phoenix-based school warns families of potential norovirus outbreak
KTAR Newsroom | October 17, 2014 4:06 pmAn elevated number of absences at Phoenix's Kyrene De La Colina Elementary School may be the result of a norovirus outbreak.
ACLU lawsuit challenges SB 1070′s ‘show your papers' provision
Stephen Hamway/Cronkite News Service | October 17, 2014 3:58 pmThe American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit Thursday challenging the constitutionality of SB 1070′s requirement that law officers to determine whether someone is in the country illegally if they have reason to suspect it.
Weekend Valley freeway restrictions for Oct. 17-20
KTAR Newsroom | October 17, 2014 3:17 pmMultiple Valley freeways will be subject to construction-related restrictions this weekend, the Arizona Department of Transportation said.
Into the fold: Arizona Taco Festival spices up weekend
KTAR.com | October 17, 2014 2:07 pmThis weekend's Arizona Taco Festival kicks off at 11 a.m. at Salt River Fields.
Arizona same-sex couples waste no time in tying the knot after marriage ruling
KTAR Newsroom | October 17, 2014 12:31 pmSame-sex Arizona couples wasted little time getting to the altar Friday, after a federal judge knocked down the state's ban on gay marriage.
Gov. Jan Brewer calls Arizona gay marriage ruling 'disappointing'
KTAR Newsroom | October 17, 2014 10:21 amArizona Gov. Jan Brewer said she was disappointed a 9th Circuit judge struck down the state's ban on gay marriage on Friday.
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