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Back from rehab, Maricopa County Attorney Adel says she’s staying on job

After returning from treatment for alcohol abuse, Maricopa County Attorney Allister Adel said Friday she was confident in her ability to do her job and was not stepping down, as some have suggested.
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Maricopa County supervisor urges GOP colleagues to move on from 2020

Maricopa County Supervisor Bill Gates hopes his fellow Arizona Republicans can move on from 2020 now that election review results are expected to corroborate what he's known since votes were officially tallied in November: Joe Biden won.
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Maricopa County Supervisor Bill Gates reacts to GOP colleague’s comments

Maricopa County Supervisor Bill Gates said Wednesday he was surprised by Steve Chucri’s resignation and disappointed with what Chucri was caught saying about his Republican colleagues in newly released audio.
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Damage to Arizona businesses from border restrictions could be permanent

The ongoing U.S. travel restrictions at the Mexican border are causing damage to Arizona businesses that might never be repaired, according to a state business leader.
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Jayme West

Police searching for clues in Phoenix woman’s brutal 2010 murder

Police are hoping someone has information on the brutal January 2010 murder of a Phoenix woman. Her body was found in a church parking lot.
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Arizona reports 2,457 new COVID-19 cases, 26 more deaths Sunday

Arizona health officials on Sunday reported 2,457 new COVID-19 cases and 26 additional deaths from the disease.
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Goodyear police seek suspect in fatal hit-and-run with pedestrian

The Goodyear Police Department is searching for the driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a pedestrian Tuesday night.
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Marcia Hammond

High-flying Valley professor leads way into space on all-civilian flight

A community college geoscience professor from metro Phoenix is rocketing into history as one of four civilians going into space without an astronaut Wednesday.
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Scottsdale police investigate death of Rhode Island woman found on hiking trail

The Scottsdale Police Department is investigating the death of a 57-year-old Rhode Island woman who was found on an Arizona hiking trail Sunday night, authorities said.
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Phoenix police searching for clues in man’s 2016 murder case

Phoenix police are searching for both a suspect and clues in the murder of a beloved man. Police are hoping anonymity will encourage you to call.
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Jayme West

Phoenix police working to arrest 2016 murder suspects, man accused of molestation

Phoenix police are looking for suspects in the murder of a 60-year-old man in addition to a man who allegedly molested two children in their own backyard.
20 days ago
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Mesa police shoot at suspect who allegedly drove toward officer while fleeing

Mesa police took a suspect into custody who was part of an officer-involved shooting after he allegedly hit a patrol car and drove toward an officer while fleeing on Sunday, authorities said.
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Phoenix police searching for driver who killed bicyclist in hit-and-run

Phoenix police are looking for a driver after the body of a bicyclist was found following a hit-and-run incident Tuesday evening in Laveen, authorities said.
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VA secretary says agency is ready to help veterans after Afghanistan withdrawal

During a trip to Phoenix, Secretary of Veterans Affairs Denis McDonough said his agency is prepared help veterans who may be struggling in response to the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan.
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Jayme West

Scottsdale woman went missing in 2015 under suspicious circumstances

Cristin Crable was last seen at her Scottsdale apartment complex Sept. 10, 2015.
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Danny Shapiro

Valley physician says parents shouldn’t lie about kids’ ages to get COVID-19 vaccine

Parents eager to get their young children vaccinated against COVID-19 shouldn't lie about their kids' ages to do so, a Valley doctor said Thursday.
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Arizona AG Brnovich hedges bet on vaccine mandates for businesses

Some Republicans' lack of trust in COVID-19 vaccines is reason for Arizona Attorney General and U.S. Senate hopeful Mark Brnovich's burying of a decision that says private businesses can require the shots, writes KTAR News host Jim Sharpe.
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Phoenix police looking for clues in man’s 2016 death, apartment fire

Phoenix police are looking for information on a man who was found dead inside a burning apartment complex.
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Phoenix police investigating fatal shooting of 16-year-old boy

Police are investigating the death of a 16-year-old boy who he died from a gunshot wound Sunday morning after leaving a party, authorities said.
1 month ago
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Phoenix police respond to double shooting; 1 dead, 1 in critical condition

Police are investigating a double shooting in Phoenix where one man was killed and another left in critical condition, authorities said Sunday morning.
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FBI looking for ‘Back Again Bandit’ who allegedly robbed 13 Valley banks

The FBI is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man accused of committing 13 Valley bank robberies since December.
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PNC’s Grow up Great program prepares young kids for long-term success

KTAR’s Community Spotlight this month focuses on PNC's Grow up Great program dedicated to setting children ages 0-to-5 up for long-term success in school and life.
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Phoenix police seeking 4 men following attempted armed robbery

Police are searching for four men following an attempted armed robbery at a home in Phoenix.
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Police looking for man who tried to steal Phoenix shopper’s purse in 2016

Phoenix police are searching for a man accused of trying to steal a woman's purse in at Biltmore Fashion Park in 2016.
1 month ago
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Yuma police arrest medical center employee accused of sexual abuse

The Yuma Police Department has arrested a medical center employee accused of sexually assaulting three adult men in the past eight months, authorities said Saturday.
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Mesa woman who was subject of Silver Alert found safe

A Mesa woman who had been missing for nearly a day was found safe Saturday after a Silver Alert was issued.
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MCSO Sheriff Penzone says 2 detention workers have died of COVID-19

Two Maricopa County Sheriff's Office detention employees have died of complications from COVID-19 recently, bringing the number of Valley law enforcement personnel fatalities from the disease to four announced in the past week.
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Police hoping to find shooter who killed Phoenix family man in 2016

On Jan. 26, 2016, Andrew Barela left his home near 45th Avenue and Camelback Road in Phoenix to go for a walk. He never came home. Police want to find his killer.
2 months ago
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HSI arrests Mesa teacher for alleged child exploitation, seeks more victims

Homeland Security Investigations in Phoenix is seeking help from the public to identify potential victims of a former Mesa school teacher arrested Thursday morning for child exploitation.
2 months ago
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Glendale police respond to two separate shootings Saturday morning

Glendale police are looking for suspects after responding to two shootings Saturday morning, authorities said.
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