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Video: Sharper Point: How are citizens being protected after convicted murderer escaped house arrest?

Convicted murderer Daniel Cahill was apprehended after escaping house arrest over the weekend. Jim Sharpe takes a closer look and ponders how a criminal like him was granted house arrest in the first place in Tuesday’s Sharper Point commentary. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News
16 hours ago
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Man in early 30s shot and killed at north Phoenix apartment complex

Detectives are investigating a homicide which left a man in his early 30s dead in an apartment complex Monday morning.
1 day ago
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Food truck vendor stabbed and killed in late-night west Phoenix brawl

Detectives are investigating a stabbing in a brawl which killed a 41-year-old man late Saturday night, authorities said.
2 days ago
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Video: Sharper Point: What happens to unaccompanied minors at the border?

The screening and housing process for unaccompanied minors on the border has been a continuous work in progress. Jim Sharpe considers the current state of the process and reflects on past reports regarding children crossing the border alone. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News Photos: John Moore/Getty Images
5 days ago
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Arizona Sec. Adrian Fontes blames thwarted election crisis on ‘rumors,’ ‘conspiracy theories’

Arizona Secretary of State Adrian Fontes thinks lawmakers addressed the wrong issue when they revised the state’s election calendar.
5 days ago
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The anti-American Anthony Kern crazy continues in Arizona

KTAR News host Jim Sharpe believes that Arizona legislators suggesting election plans that don't allow for the will of voters should find a new country.
6 days ago
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Video: Anti-American, crazy rigged election noise continues in Arizona

After nearly four years of contentious debates surrounding election integrity in Arizona, an examination of the recent legislative proposition by Sen. Anthony Kern is warranted. In Thursday’s Sharper Point commentary, Jim Sharpe contends that the proposed bill appears to run counter to quintessential American principles. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News Photos: Anthony Kern/Facebook; […]
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Video: Sharper Point: Here’s why House GOP’s Mayorkas impeachment won’t aid border, immigration

House Republicans may have gotten just enough votes to impeach Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, but Jim Sharpe explains why current border and immigration issues won’t change much in Wednesday’s Sharper Point commentary. Video: Felisa Cárdenas and Grey Gartin/KTAR News Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images
7 days ago
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Kevin Stone

Second consecutive wet winter is a big win for Valley’s water supply

Arizona’s second consecutive wet winter is big win for the Valley’s water supply, as SRP reservoirs near capacity.
7 days ago
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Jim Sharpe

Paving (my) way for the future of the Arizona Department of Transportation

KTAR News host Jim Sharpe is fine with some restrictions on ADOT's future, but has his own suggestions for lawmakers.
8 days ago
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Video: State legislatures aim to limit what Arizona Department of Transportation can and can’t do

After the federal government tried to ban Arizona Department of Transportation highway signs, state legislatures are now trying to limit A-DOT in other ways. Jim Sharpe takes a closer look in Tuesday’s Sharper Point commentary. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News
8 days ago
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Jim Sharpe

Thunderbirds need to keep WM Phoenix Open from getting a worse name

Based on what he saw this past week, KTAR News host Jim Sharpe thinks the WM Phoenix Open needs to go through more changes.
8 days ago
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Jayme West

Phoenix cold case: Fatal 1994 shooting near downtown baffles detectives

With little forensic evidence, police are seeking answers, hoping for a breakthrough in this cold-case.
9 days ago
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Video: Sharper Point: Does the WM Phoenix Open need a new name?

Amidst a surge in unruly behavior from intoxicated spectators verbally harassing golfers during the 2024 WM Phoenix Open, Jim Sharpe contemplates the necessity for reforms at the Valley’s esteemed golf tournament in Monday’s Sharper Point commentary. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News Photo: Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News
9 days ago
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Video: Why concerns about President Biden’s age boiled over

Jim Sharpe explains why concerns about President Biden’s age boiled over on Thursday evening. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News
12 days ago
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Video: Why Republicans might be hypocrites after voting down the border security bill

The day after a new border security bill was shot down Jim Sharpe talked more in-depth about what was in the bill on his Sharper Point Commentary. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News
13 days ago
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Sen. Mark Kelly of Arizona accuses Republicans of ‘deciding to do nothing’ about border crisis

U.S. Sen. Mark Kelly of Arizona accused Republicans of playing politics by scuttling the Senate's comprehensive border security bill after lengthy bipartisan negotiations.
14 days ago
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Video: The “Older Mahomes” should be old enough to know better than to drink and drive

Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News Subscribe to the KTAR Daily Newsletter: https://bit.ly/45MmM3G Read articles from KTAR News: https://ktar.com/ Download the KTAR app: https://ktar.com/the-ktar-newstalk-app/ Sign up for texts from KTAR: https://bit.ly/3EoCmGV Listen live to KTAR: https://ktar.com/listen-to-ktar-92-3-fm-anywhere/ KTAR SOCIAL MEDIA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KTARNews X: https://x.com/KTAR923 TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@ktarnews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ktarnews/ KTAR PODCASTS: https://bit.ly/45Ox5nX
14 days ago
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Video: How the WM Phoenix Open could turn from ‘the People’s Open’ to ‘the People Watching Open’

As an atmospheric river storm system approaches the metro Phoenix area this week, Jim Sharpe inquires the impact the weather may have on the WM Phoenix Open in Tuesday’s Sharper Point commentary. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News Photos: Tyler Drake/Arizona Sports; Fred Kalil/Facebook Subscribe to the KTAR Daily Newsletter: https://bit.ly/45MmM3G Read articles from […]
15 days ago
BROWNSVILLE, TX - MAY 04: Military-style humvees are parked along the border wall near Texas Southm...
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Are Republicans blowing a border opportunity?

Many Republican members of Congress are under the mistaken impression that they work for Donald Trump instead of us. It's why KTAR News host Jim Sharpe says there is so much Republican opposition to the new border bill.
16 days ago
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Video: Why Republican opposition to new border bill is because of former President Trump

Jim Sharpe talks about why Republican opposition to new border bill is because of former President Trump on Monday’s Sharper Point Commentary. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News
16 days ago
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Video: Sharper Point: Should migrants charged in attack on two NYPD officers in Time Square be deported?

Support for deporting migrants who attacked two New York police officers in Times Square is increasing, and Jim Sharpe explores the issue in Friday’s Sharper Point commentary. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News Photos: Michael M. Santiago, Adam Gray/Getty Images
19 days ago
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Video: Sharper Point: Politics in Arizona is like a circus

On Thursday’s Sharper Point commentary, Jim Sharpe talks about the circus that is politics in Arizona as we get closer to the November election. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News
19 days ago
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Video: Sharper Point: Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport sets passenger record in 2023, but how can they improve?

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport set a passenger record in 2023, boosted by special events, officials announced Tuesday. Jim Sharpe discusses potential improvements in Wednesday’s Sharper Point. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News
21 days ago
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Video: Sharper Point: How can you keep your children safe while also not frightening them?

On Tuesday’s Sharper Point Commentary, Jim Sharpe discusses a recent attempted kidnapping in Glendale, Arizona. He wonders how parents can keep their children safe during this time with cell phones and the internet but also not frightening them too much. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News
22 days ago
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Jayme West

Phoenix police still searching for clues in grandfather’s 2012 murder

Albert Moore, 76, was found beaten to death in his Phoenix home in early 2012. The case remains unsolved, police said.
23 days ago
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Video: Sharper Point: Arizona National Guard members injured in deadly drone attack in Jordan

On the latest Sharper Point Commentary, Jim Sharpe talks about the deadly drone attack in Jordan that affected members of the Arizona National Guard. Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News Facebook Photo/Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs Subscribe to the KTAR Daily Newsletter: https://bit.ly/45MmM3G Read articles from KTAR News: https://ktar.com/ Download the KTAR […]
23 days ago
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Video: Sharper Point: Is Kari Lake-Jeff DeWit drama related to Donald Trump’s canceled Arizona appearance?

Former President Donald Trump’s scheduled appearance at an Arizona Republican Party event in Phoenix on Friday has been canceled. Jim Sharpe ponders if the week of scandal and drama between Kari Lake and Trump-endorsed Jeff DeWit played a role in the former president cancelling his appearance in Friday’s Sharper Point commentary. Video: Jeremy Schnell and […]
26 days ago
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Video: Sharper Point: According to Ronald Reagan is Kari Lake unfit to be a Republican?

On Jim Sharpe’s daily Sharper Point Commentary, he asks the question ‘According to Ronald Reagan is Kari Lake unfit to be a Republican?’ Referring to Reagan’s famous quote, “Thou shalt not speak ill of another Republican.” Video: Jeremy Schnell and Felisa Cárdenas/KTAR News
27 days ago
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE - OCTOBER 22: U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee ...
Jim Sharpe

Can we please skip Arizona’s upcoming Presidential Preference Election?

KTAR News host Jim Sharpe wonders if Arizona's Presidential Preference Election is a waste of time and money.
27 days ago