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Phoenix police looking for fugitive from 2017 fatal DUI case

Phoenix police are looking for a man who allegedly killed a motorcyclist while driving under the influence in 2017.
26 days ago
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Biden’s late push across West aims to deliver votes for Dems

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — President Joe Biden strode into the telephone bank at a crowded union hall and eagerly began making calls and eating doughnuts — one frosted, one glazed — as he tries every page in the political playbook to deliver votes for Democrats. “What a governor does matters,” Biden said in a pep […]
2 months ago
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Trump angrily lashes out after his deposition is ordered

NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Donald Trump angrily lashed out Wednesday, calling the nation’s legal system a “broken disgrace” after a judge ruled he must answer questions under oath next week in a defamation lawsuit lodged by a writer who says he raped her in the mid-1990s. He also called the 2019 lawsuit by […]
2 months ago
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Alex Jones ordered to pay $965 million for Sandy Hook lies

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — Jurors ordered conspiracy theorist Alex Jones on Wednesday to pay nearly $1 billion to Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims’ relatives and an FBI agent, who said he turned their loss and trauma into years of torment by promoting the lie that the rampage was a hoax. The $965 million verdict […]
2 months ago
The late Sen. John McCain and former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords were selected to receive the Presiden...
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Weekend wrap-up: Here are the biggest Arizona stories from July 1-3

Here are some of the biggest stories that headlined the Arizona news cycle over the weekend.
5 months ago
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Will Smith resigns from film academy after Oscars slap incident

Will Smith resigned from the motion picture academy following his Oscars slap of Chris Rock and said he would accept further punishments.
8 months ago
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Police investigate fatal vehicle collision with pedestrian in Phoenix

A vehicle collided with a pedestrian leaving one man dead on Friday in Phoenix, authorities said. .
11 months ago
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Police investigating fatal shooting of teenager in Phoenix

Police are investigating a shooting after a teenager was found dead and a man was hospitalized in critical condition on Saturday morning, authorities said.
11 months ago
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Suicide attacks at Kabul airport kill at least 13 US service members, 60 Afghans

At least 13 U.S. service members and 60 Afghans are among the dead after two suicide bombers attacked crowds flocking to Kabul's airport Thursday.
1 year ago
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Grand Canyon park rangers recover man’s body from South Rim

Authorities in northern Arizona said Wednesday they believed they have recovered the body of a man who went missing at the Grand Canyon weeks ago.
1 year ago
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5 escape fire at fast-food restaurant in north Phoenix

Five people escaped a burning fast-food restaurant without injury Tuesday night in Phoenix, first responders said.
1 year ago
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Old West Valley firehouse being repurposed as a library

A “wallbreaking” ceremony was held this week as the first step toward turning an old firehouse in El Mirage into a new library.
1 year ago
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Arizona border town ‘fed up’ as ban on nonessential travel extended yet again

Nogales Mayor Arturo Garino said he is “fed up” with the federal government’s COVID-19 ban on nonessential border crossings, which has been extended for another month, further crippling local businesses that rely on cross-border customers.
1 year ago
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Torrence Dunham

Sinema slams Ducey plan to give more funds to schools that follow his rules

Democratic U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona on Tuesday said Republican Gov. Doug Ducey's plan of giving additional funding to schools that comply with certain demands, including not instituting a face mask policy, is dangerous.
1 year ago
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SR 51 closed at McDowell Road in Phoenix after wreck

Southbound State Route 51 was temporarily closed at McDowell Road in Phoenix after a wreck Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.
1 year ago
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Chandler couple arrested, indicted on 58 counts of fraud totaling over $1.2M

A Chandler couple was arrested and indicted on 58 counts of health care and pandemic-related fraud, authorities said Monday.
1 year ago
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Arizona Supreme Court justice delays release of Cyber Ninjas’ audit records

An Arizona Supreme Court justice put a hold on a lower court order for Cyber Ninjas to release their audit records by Aug. 31 while the high court considers an appeal.
1 year ago
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Legendary Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dies at 80

Charlie Watts, the self-effacing and unshakeable Rolling Stones drummer who helped anchor one of rock’s greatest rhythms sections, has died, according to his publicist.
1 year ago
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Arizona reports 2,595 new COVID-19 cases, 38 additional deaths Tuesday

Arizona health officials on Tuesday reported 2,595 new COVID-19 cases and 38 additional deaths from the disease.
1 year ago
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What does full approval of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine mean?

What does full approval of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine mean? It means Pfizer’s shot for people 16 and older has now undergone the same rigorous testing and regulatory review as dozens of other long-established vaccines. COVID-19 vaccines in the U.S. were initially rolled out under the Food and Drug Administration’s emergency use authorization, which allows the […]
1 year ago
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Phoenix Police hoping to boost recruiting with $7,500 hiring bonus

The Phoenix Police Department recently launched an incentive program that would pay a $7,500 hiring bonus for both officer recruits and lateral sworn officers.
1 year ago
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Maricopa County audit report delayed due to COVID-19 outbreak

The Arizona Senate will not receive the full audit report of 2020 Maricopa County election results on Monday after three members of the audit team, including Cyber Ninjas CEO Doug Logan, contracted COVID-19 and are battling the virus.
1 year ago
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Arizona reports 2,632 new COVID-19 cases, no additional deaths Monday

Arizona health officials on Monday reported 2,632 new COVID-19 cases and no additional deaths from the disease.
1 year ago
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Regulators in US give full approval to Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

The U.S. gave full approval to Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine on Monday, a milestone that may help lift public confidence in the shots as the nation battles the most contagious coronavirus mutant yet.
1 year ago