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  • Scottsdale-based company develops app to help children cope with anxiety

    A Scottsdale-based company has launched a virtual app to help children and their families cope with high levels of stress and anxiety.
  • Federal coronavirus testing plan puts burden on states

    The Trump administration's strategy for virus testing puts much of the burden on states while promising to provide swabs and other support materials.
  • Southern Arizona tribe aims to better Native American dental care

    The San Carlos Apache tribe is looking to change high tooth decay numbers with events like the Oral Health Month program.
  • Arizona car buyers eligible for relief after settlement with auto lender

    Thousands of Arizona car buyers are eligible for financial relief after a multi-million dollar settlement with an auto loan financing company.
  • Phoenix-bound traffic returns to normal on Interstate 17 southbound

    The Memorial Day traffic congestion on Interstate 17 southbound has finally diminished, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
  • Near drowning sends 80-year-old Phoenix woman to hospital

    An 80-year-old Phoenix woman is in critical condition following a near drowning incident on Monday evening, authorities said.
  • Biden marks Memorial Day at veterans park near Delaware home

    NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Joe Biden made his first in-person appearance in more than two months on Monday as he marked Memorial Day by laying a wreath at a veterans park near his Delaware home. Since abruptly canceling a March 10 rally in Cleveland at the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, the presumptive Democratic […]
  • Mexican restaurant Someburros to give away 5,000 free meals to community

    Frontline workers, families in need or just those who need an emotional boost can grab some free food from Mexican restaurant Someburros on Wednesday.
  • 60-year-old Phoenix man hospitalized after possible drowning incident

    A 60-year-old Phoenix man was rushed to a local hospital in critical condition on Monday following a possible drowning incident, authorities said.
  • St. Mary’s Food Bank to hold ‘Shopping Mall Food Hall’ drive on Saturday

    St. Mary's Food Bank will be holding a food drive to address the decrease in donated items due to coronavirus-related cancelations and postponements.
  • UN virus therapy trial pauses hydroxychloroquine testing

    GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization said Monday that it will temporarily drop hydroxychloroquine — the anti-malarial drug U.S. President Trump says he is taking — from its global study into experimental COVID-19 treatments, saying that its experts need to review all available evidence to date. In a press briefing, WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom […]
  • DPS trooper fatally shoots man during struggle in north Phoenix

    A DPS trooper fatally shot a man during a struggle around 5:30 a.m. in the area of State Route 101 and Tatum Boulevard on Monday morning, authorities said. 
  • Interstate 17 southbound traffic backup begins to diminish following crash

    A crash on Interstate 17 southbound caused heavy traffic delays Monday afternoon, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.
  • Trump honors fallen soldiers as nation battles against virus

    BALTIMORE (AP) — President Donald Trump honored America’s war dead in back-to-back Memorial Day appearances colored by an epic struggle off the battlefield, against the coronavirus. Eager to demonstrate national revival from the pandemic, Trump doubled up on his public schedule Monday, while threatening to pull the Republican National Convention out of Charlotte in August […]
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    Phoenix police seeking Hobby Lobby peeper, Redbox robber

    This week's Phoenix Silent Witness cases involve inappropriate video camera usage at a Hobby Lobby and a Redbox robbery.
  • Live updates: Latest on coronavirus in Arizona, which has 16,561 cases

    Here's an updated list of Arizona cases by county as reported by the state, along with the latest developments from around the state, country and world.
  • Arizona reports 222 new coronavirus cases, 6 additional deaths

    The Arizona Department of Health Services reported 222 new coronavirus cases on Monday morning with 6 more deaths.
  • Valley veteran remembers role in the end of World War II

    Valley resident Greg Melikian was just 20 years old when he was chosen to transmit the message of German surrender that ended World War II in Europe.
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    Police searching for suspect after man shot, killed in west Phoenix

    Phoenix police are searching for a suspect accused of killing a 49-year-old man just before 5:30 p.m. in west Phoenix on Sunday evening.
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    Interstate 17 northbound reopens at Indian School in Phoenix after crash

    Interstate 17 northbound at Indian School Road in Phoenix reopened just after 8 a.m. on Monday after being closed due to a crash.