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  • 3 apartment projects in the works for downtown Phoenix

    Three affordable housing apartment projects, worth $61 million, are in the works for downtown Phoenix thanks to a new joint venture. 
  • Safety initiative helps reduce crime around Grand Canyon University

    A partnership between the Phoenix Police Department and campus police has helped reduce crime in the area surrounding Grand Canyon University.
  • 2nd suspect arrested in deadly alleged Scottsdale street race

    Police said they arrested a second man Thursday whose alleged street-racing played a role in the death of a woman driving in Scottsdale.
  • Medical examiner rules Epstein death a suicide by hanging

    NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s medical examiner ruled Jeffrey Epstein’s death a suicide Friday, confirming after nearly a week of speculation that the financier faced with sex trafficking charges hanged himself in his jail cell. Epstein, 66, was found dead at the Metropolitan Correctional Center on Aug. 10, touching off outrage that such […]
  • Brush fire restricts traffic on Interstate 17 north of Phoenix

    Southbound Interstate 17 north of the Phoenix area was temporarily shut down Friday because of a brush fire, and traffic in both directions was restricted.
  • Temperatures to drop a bit in Phoenix area, at least for couple of days

    When forecasters in Phoenix announce a "cooldown" of summer temperatures under 110 degrees, it's just about cause to party.
  • Chandler managers indicted after resident without air conditioning dies

    Two managers of a Chandler assisted living facility were indicted after a resident who went two days without air conditioning died.
  • Police arrest Phoenix-area teen accused of posting online threat

    Police in Tempe arrested a teenager Thursday accused of posting a threat on social media.
  • Google employees call for pledge not to work with ICE

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hundreds of Google employees are calling on the company to pledge it won’t work with U.S. Customs and Border Protection or Immigration and Customs Enforcement. It’s the latest in a year full of political and social pushback from the tech giant’s workforce. A group of employees called Googlers for Human Rights […]
  • Arizona DPS troopers come to the rescue, even in oppressive heat

    In his heavy protective gear, DPS trooper Jonathan Montes once helped change a tire on a busy Valley freeway in triple digits.
  • MCSO reveals plans for ‘huge shift’ in how it operates jails

    Aiming to create a safer environment for staff and inmates, the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office is planning a "huge shift" in how it operates its jails.
  • Harkins announces remodel to East Valley theater this fall

    An East Valley Harkins movie theater is getting a makeover this fall as part of the company's $150 million remodel initiative.
  • Weekend Valley freeway closures include I-10 for new part of Loop 202

    Another Interstate 10 restriction for ongoing construction of the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway highlights a busy weekend of Valley freeway closures.
  • Unique Scottsdale luxury home/art gallery listed for $6 million

    Scottsdale's Riva Yares Gallery is part luxury residence, part art gallery and part mind-blowing -- and it could be all yours for $6 million.
  • Phoenix dispatchers seeking therapy resources, first responder status

    Emergency service dispatchers in Phoenix are gearing up for a meeting with city officials in an attempt to receive therapy services.
  • Silver Alert canceled after 54-year-old East Valley woman found safe

    A Silver Alert issued Thursday evening for a 54-year-old Queen Creek woman was canceled a day later after she was found safe, authorities said.
  • Climate change still threatens key US river after wet winter

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Snow piled up in the mountains across the U.S. West last winter, leaving enough to thrill skiers into the summer, swelling rivers and streams when it melted, and largely making wildfire restrictions unnecessary. But the wet weather can be misleading. Climate change means the region is still getting drier and hotter. […]
  • Tempe homeless support groups hosting event for dogs in need

    Tempe is hosting an event Friday to provide services for dogs who belong to people experiencing homelessness and get them out of the summer heat.
  • Tests find no harmful bacteria in Arizona romaine lettuce

    A federal report shows no pathogenic forms of E. coli or salmonella were found in samples of romaine lettuce grown in Yuma, Arizona.
  • 4 more miles of I-10 between Phoenix and Tucson have been widened

    The Arizona Department of Transportation is 4 miles closer to its goal of fully expanding Interstate 10 to six lanes between Phoenix and Tucson.