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  • Apollo 11 moon landing had thousands working behind scenes

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — It took 400,000 people to put Apollo 11’s Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the moon a half-century ago. That massive workforce stretched across the U.S. and included engineers, scientists, mechanics, technicians, pilots, divers, seamstresses, secretaries and more who worked tirelessly behind the scenes to achieve those first lunar footsteps […]
  • Ozone health watch issued for metro Phoenix for Monday

    The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) has issued an ozone health watch for the Phoenix metro area for Monday.
  • Weekend wrap-up: Here are the biggest Arizona stories from July 12-14

    Here are some stories that headlined the news cycle, both locally and nationally, over the weekend of July 12 to July 14.
  • Chandler man accused of 2nd-degree murder in wife’s death

    Chandler police say a man has been arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder in the shooting death of his wife early Sunday.
  • Phoenix police seek hit-and-run driver in 2 fatal collisions

    Police in Phoenix say a man and a teenager are dead after being struck by the same hit-and-run driver and they're still searching for the suspect.
  • Agencies boost efforts to stop wildland firefighter suicides

    BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Shane Del Grosso spent some 30 summers crossing smoke-shrouded mountains and forests to fight increasingly devastating wildfires in the U.S. West. Toward the end, his skills and experience propelled him to lead a federal multi-agency team that responded to large-scale national disasters. On some days he directed a thousand firefighters and […]
  • Arizona cities rank among best in nation for first-time home buyers

    Arizona has five cities that rank in the top 30 among 300 cities in the U.S. for first-time home buyers: Peoria, Chandler, Gilbert, Surprise and Scottsdale.
  • Trump defends border detention camps

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday defended conditions at the border detention facilities visited by his vice president, painting a rosier picture than Mike Pence encountered. Trump tweeted that the children’s rooms Pence saw Friday were “well run and clean” while facilities for single men were “clean but crowded.” Pence said Friday the […]
  • How to help your teen start budgeting to reach their dreams

    If your teen learns to budget today, they can avoid some common money mistakes and start building a strong financial future ASAP.
  • Baseball executive breaks record with sale of his Scottsdale home

    Brian Sabean, executive vice president of the San Francisco Giants, has sold his Scottsdale home for $1.35 million and $336.40 per square foot.
  • Cold call: Even in the heat, Arizona’s ice rinks must deliver

    Arizonans work hard to keep cool during the sizzling summers. The tactics aren’t as easy when trying to keep an 85-by-200-foot sheet of ice frozen.
  • DPS announces, mourns death of bomb-sniffing K-9, Ax

    The six-year-old Czech Shepard and his handler had been certified as an explosive detection canine team since February 2016.
  • Multiple states, including Arizona, use old software for election systems

    The AP surveyed all 50 states, the District of Columbia and territories, and found multiple battleground states affected by the end of Windows 7 support.
  • Police: Man dies after attacking immigration prison

    Police said the man caused a vehicle to catch fire and that he attempted to ignite a large propane tank and set buildings on fire.
  • Arizona near middle of the pack in terms of most energy-expensive states

    The website broke the ranking down into four types of residential energy, taking electricity, natural gas, motor fuel and home heating oil into account.
  • MCSO: Man arrested following Fountain Hills bar shooting

    According to MCSO, Christopher Charles Ruether was arrested for shooting and killing another man last Thursday at Bruno's Bar and Grill in Fountain Hills. 
  • Barry crawls ashore in Louisiana, weakens to tropical storm

    Carrying "off the chart" amounts of moisture, Barry crawled ashore Saturday in Louisiana and quickly weakened to a tropical storm.
  • 16 arrested during immigration protest in downtown Phoenix

    Dozens of protesters were blocking a downtown Phoenix street outside an ICE office ahead of federal roundups expected Sunday.
  • The top places in the Valley for National French Fry Day

    Whether you slather them in ketchup or prefer to eat them plain, we’ve compiled some of the best fry sports in the Phoenix area.
  • Breaking down the wonders of image recognition tech Google Lens

    The really interesting feature of Google Lens is its ability to provide lots of information based on the image that it sees via your camera.