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  • Newborn delivered after fatal shooting of Phoenix mother dies

    Phoenix police say a week-old newborn delivered by emergency cesarean section after the fatal shooting of his mother has died.
  • Arizona lawmakers struggle to fund teacher raises amid statewide walkout

    As educators and supporters across Arizona prepare to walkout of their classrooms on Thursday, state lawmakers were still struggling to come to a long-term, sustainable solution that would give money for teacher raises and better classroom conditions. 
  • Ex-Tempe judge pleads guilty to stabbing his wife last year

    A former Tempe Municipal Court judge who stabbed his wife during a domestic violence incident at their Chandler home last year has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
  • Defense manufacturer breaks ground on state-of-the-art Chandler facility

    Orbital ATK is putting up two new buildings near the Chandler Fashion Mall that will house more than 2,000 employees. The facility should open in September 2019.
  • Opinion: Paying tribute to Roy Hawthorne Sr., Navajo Code Talkers

    Roy Hawthorne Sr., a Navajo Code Talker during World War II, passed away last weekend. Here is why his sacrifice -- as well as the sacrifice of other Code Talkers -- was so integral to the United States' success in the war.
  • Central American asylum seeking caravan reaches US border

    TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — About 130 Central Americans, mostly women and children, have arrived at the U.S. border with Mexico in a “caravan” of asylum-seeking immigrants that has drawn the fury of President Donald Trump. Two busloads arrived late Tuesday in the Mexican border city of Tijuana at two migrant shelters just steps from one […]
  • Arizona lawmaker explains role in potential lawsuit over teacher walkout

    Arizona Rep. Kelly Townsend said she has been consulting with attorneys for a potential class-action lawsuit by those who suffer financial or occupational harm because of the planned teacher walkout.
  • Lost Lake Music Festival in Phoenix announces 2018 lineup

    The Lost Lake Music Festival announced its 2018 lineup on Wednesday. Headliners included Imagine Dragons, Future, the Chainsmokers and SZA.
  • State senator: Arizona teacher leaders are playing politics

    State Sen. John Kavanagh called demands "outrageous" and said teachers are "abandoning kids" despite being promised a 20 percent pay raise.
  • Arizona’s Lesko sets early priorities for new job in House of Representatives

    Republican Congresswoman-elect Debbie Lesko of Arizona had a full plate already hours after she won a special election to replace Trent Franks.
  • Phoenix area closing in on 100 degrees, but heat won’t last

    The Phoenix area reached 98 degrees on Tuesday, just one degree off the daily record. According to the National Weather Service, the hot weather looks to continue through the week.
  • KTAR News wins three Edward R. Murrow Awards, including back-to-back years for overall excellence

    The KTAR newsroom won three regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, it was announced Wednesday. KTAR News 92.3 won awards for overall excellence, breaking news coverage and sports reporting.
  • Ex-cop arrested in sadistic crime spree from ’70s and ’80s

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A man once sworn to protect the public from crime was accused Wednesday of living a double life terrorizing suburban neighborhoods at night, becoming one of California’s most feared serial killers and rapists in the 1970s and ’80s before leaving a cold trail that baffled investigators for more than three decades. […]
  • Red for Ed expects tens of thousands of protesters for Thursday rally

    The first rally of the statewide teacher walkout will start with a march from Chase Field to the Capitol. Organizers told protesters to be prepared for high temperatures.
  • Jackknifed truck slows drivers on Interstate 17 in Phoenix

    Three lanes of blocked traffic on Interstate 17 North in Phoenix slowed down drivers Wednesday morning after a truck towing a back hoe jackknifed.