Arizona is one step closer to legalizing marijuana
Cooper Rummell | September 23, 2014 7:38 pmArizona marijuana advocates have taken the first step to legalizing pot in 2016.
10-year-old Chandler musician to perform original work in world concert
KTAR.com | September 23, 2014 7:02 pmA talented Chandler musician is about to represent the United States in the concert of a lifetime on the other side of the globe -- and she's 10.
ACLU sues over Arizona 'revenge porn' bill
Associated Press | September 23, 2014 5:09 pmThe American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona says a new state law making so-called "revenge porn" illegal is so broad it criminalizes booksellers, artists and even historians.
When should parents call police if their child is missing?
Corbin Carson | September 23, 2014 4:06 pmA Peoria family had a happy ending after their young teen was found out of state but safe and sound over the weekend. But as a parent, if you think your child has gone missing, when should you call police?
Glendale boy honored for saving child from drowning
Mark Remillard | September 23, 2014 2:51 pmA young Arizona boy was recognized Tuesday for his actions that spared a child's life.
Photographer captures beauty, power of Arizona monsoons
KTAR.com | September 23, 2014 12:47 pmEveryone in Arizona knows monsoons can provide a breathtaking picture at one moment and a highly dangerous situation the next.
Pumpkin power: With fall comes America's pumpkin spice craze
Kelsey Dallas | September 23, 2014 8:40 amTemperatures are dropping, the sun is setting earlier and pumpkin spice everything is arriving on American supermarket shelves.
Independents could lose their right to vote in GOP primary elections
Cooper Rummell | September 23, 2014 7:00 amPHOENIX -- Arizona's Republican primary election may soon be closed to independent voters. The state's GOP Chairman Robert Graham has announced plans to appoint a committee to review the possibility of...
Phoenix Suns hiring singers, dancers, dunkers
Lauren Grifo/KTAR | September 23, 2014 6:23 amDo you think you have what it takes to sing to a crowd of thousands? Dance on a huge stage? What about dunking?
Former general: US must bring 'thunderstorm' on ISIS, new jobs could result
Mark Remillard | September 23, 2014 5:58 amA former major general who works at an Arizona university called for an increase in strikes on ISIS militants while saying new terror threats could lead to more American jobs.
Working backwards: Arizona studying violent deaths to help save lives
Mark Remillard | September 23, 2014 5:32 amArizona is now part of a system of 32 states tracking data on violent deaths with the goal of saving lives.
Biden to Hispanics: Obama will act on immigration
Associated Press | September 22, 2014 6:18 pmVice President Joe Biden told frustrated Hispanic leaders Monday President Barack Obama is "absolutely committed to moving forward" on comprehensive immigration reforms "and he's going to do an awful lot."
One year after Ariz. Supreme Court decision, school funding still an issue
Corbin Carson | September 22, 2014 6:17 pmOne year ago, the Arizona Supreme Court found that lawmakers failed to adjust for inflation during the recession and ordered $317 million in funding be immediately released to public schools.
Can you pass the U.S. citizenship test?
In Our Opinion, Deseret News | September 22, 2014 5:07 pmConsidering that 92 percent of immigrants seeking U.S. citizenship can pass the required civics test while Americans struggle mightily, how well can you do in a sampling of the U.S. citizenship test questions?
3rd person dies from Phoenix dine-and-dash car wreck
KTAR.com | September 22, 2014 1:45 pmA third person has died from last week's dine-and-dash car wreck in west Phoenix.
Suburban Phoenix football coach suspended for praying
Associated Press | September 22, 2014 10:49 amA Tempe school football coach must miss his team's game Friday as part of a punishment for praying with his players.
Seasonal closures taking effect at Grand Canyon in mid-October
Jim Cross | September 22, 2014 9:07 amThe staff on the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park will begin to shut down most visitor services and facilities next month.
Judge denies video, Arpaio denies interviews during Jodi Arias death penalty retrial
KTAR.com | September 22, 2014 7:20 amA judge turned down a request for video coverage during the Jodi Arias death penalty retrial.
Western U.S. drought has negative impact on Arizona's sushi industry
Mark Remillard | September 22, 2014 6:45 amPHOENIX -- The sushi industry is one of many food industries experiencing price increases due to the ongoing drought in the western United States -- and that has some of Arizona's sushi restaurants...
Phoenix faces more financial woes as tax collections were lower than projected
Christina Estes | September 22, 2014 6:00 amA few months after creating a new monthly tax on city services and raising rates and increasing hours for downtown parking meters, Phoenix city leaders are looking for more financial solutions.
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