Stories tagged: Arizona
Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 3 p.m.
Six siblings of U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar have urged voters to cast their ballots against the Arizona Republican in November in an unusual political ad sponsored by the rival candidate.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 2:06 p.m.
Eight people, including four immigrants in the U.S. illegally, were killed in a head-on crash on an Arizona highway, authorities said Thursday.
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 4 p.m.
Thirty-five years after an Arizona man cared for his son when he was shot in their native Lebanon, the son is returning that devotion.
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
John McCain hadn’t been elected to the U.S. Senate when a fellow veteran and friend spotted him at the annual Navajo Nation Fair.
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 2 p.m.
Woman crashed Mormon Church service and accused former leader of raping her in 1984. He has denied it.
Sunday was supposed to be a day of fasting and testimony at the church, and McKenna Denson strode up to the pulpit like any other member of the congregation. She …
Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 10 a.m.
Sen. John McCain’s widow on Tuesday said former Sen John Kyl will fill her late husband’s seat.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 7:59 p.m.
An Amber Alert was issued Saturday for two young brothers and their biological father missing since the boys’ mother and a male housemate were found fatally shot in the Phoenix …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
People waved American flags and campaign-style signs along the side of the road Thursday as a motorcade carrying Sen. John McCain’s body traveled from the state Capitol to a church …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 5:41 p.m.
Family, friends and constituents were gathering Wednesday at Arizona’s Capitol to pay their respects to Sen. John McCain, the first of two days of services here before he departs the …
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 1 p.m.
A contractor hired to set up voting machines in the Phoenix area failed to send enough technicians, leaving several polling places out of operation during Arizona’s primary election Tuesday, two …
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 4:18 p.m.
Families are still coming into the U.S. even in the face of daily global headlines about the Trump administration’s zero-tolerance immigration policies. The flow of families from Central America is …
Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 12:21 p.m.
Arizona clergy are calling activists to gather this weekend at the state’s border with Mexico and leave large jugs of water on remote trails for migrants who continue to cross …
Thu., July 26, 2018, 8:17 a.m.
A rookie state trooper still in training was fatally shot and a second trooper was wounded in a fight with a suspect who took one of the trooper’s guns in …
UPDATED: Tue., July 24, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
Gonzaga will open against Illinois in the nightcap of the Maui Invitational’s first day. The Zags and Illini will tip at 8:30 p.m. Pacific time on ESPN2 on Monday, Nov. …
Fri., July 13, 2018, 10:19 a.m.
Arizona authorities say a 44-year-old uniformed security guard is accused of impersonating a police officer by trying to pull over an unmarked car that happened to contain two state troopers …
Fri., July 6, 2018, 3:41 p.m.
A man recently imprisoned after being convicted of shooting at police in metro Phoenix in 2016 now faces murder charges in rural western Arizona where he is accused of
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
Tyler Hilinski cemented his place in Washington State lore in September with a 22-yard touchdown pass to Jamal Morrow in double overtime to claim a 47-44 win over Boise State.
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 12:08 p.m.
The human backup driver in an autonomous Uber SUV was streaming the television show “The Voice” on her phone and looking downward just before fatally striking a pedestrian in suburban …
UPDATED: Sat., June 16, 2018, 11:12 a.m.
Sen. John McCain’s legacy was thrust into focus nearly one year ago when he announced his brain cancer diagnosis. The six-term Senator and decorated Vietnam War veteran is now fighting …
Thu., June 7, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
An Arizona appeals court on Thursday upheld a Phoenix anti-discrimination law that makes it illegal for businesses to refuse service to same-sex couples because of religion.
UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
A hunch from a retired detective helped lead police to a man suspected of shooting six people to death in the Phoenix area, some of whom were connected to his …
UPDATED: Sat., June 2, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
A telescope array atop Anderson Mesa in northern Arizona is getting a major upgrade more than 20 years after it was built.
UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Four more deaths have been linked to a national food poisoning outbreak blamed on tainted lettuce, bringing the total to five.
Sun., May 6, 2018, 4:17 p.m.
An interracial couple was walking near a Phoenix park when authorities say a shirtless neo-Nazi began angrily yelling a racial slur and harassing the black man in the couple over …
Sat., May 5, 2018, 8:31 a.m.
A frail Sen. John McCain has been receiving a stream of visitors and good wishes at his Arizona ranch as he confronts the aftermath of brain cancer treatment and surgery.
Fri., May 4, 2018, 8:35 a.m.
Hundreds of thousands of Arizona schoolchildren returned to classes Friday a day after state lawmakers approved 20 percent raises for teachers and they ended a six-day walkout that shuttered most …
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018, 6:44 p.m.
The Arizona governor signed a plan Thursday to give striking teachers a 20 percent pay raise, ending their six-day walkout after a dramatic all-night legislative session and sending more than …
Wed., May 2, 2018, 8:02 a.m.
Arizona educators gathered Wednesday in their red T-shirts at the state Capitol for a fifth and final day of a statewide walkout as the Republican-controlled Legislature was expected to pass …
Tue., May 1, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Arizona teachers said they will end a historic statewide strike Thursday that shut down schools for days if lawmakers pass a plan that offers big raises and increased school funding …
UPDATED: Mon., April 30, 2018, 7:46 p.m.
And now, three schools wait until Saturday. Brandon Williams concluded his weekend recruiting visit to Gonzaga by catching a flight home Monday morning to southern California. He tweeted Monday afternoon …