Stories tagged: Arizona
UPDATED: Fri., July 7, 2017, 3:35 p.m.
The historic mountain town near Breckenridge Ski Resort welcomed visitors who help drive its economy despite a nearby wildfire Friday that forced residents to be ready to flee in case …
UPDATED: Sun., July 2, 2017, 6:43 p.m.
A man accused of flying a drone over a major Arizona wildfire posted the aerial photos on his website, authorities said Saturday, leading to his arrest for hampering firefighting efforts …
Fri., June 30, 2017, 10:06 a.m.
Authorities reopened a major route through an Arizona community that barely escaped destruction from a massive wildfire and were expected to allow more evacuated residents to return home.
UPDATED: Wed., June 28, 2017, 9:11 p.m.
A wildfire burning Wednesday through a dense Arizona forest has forced thousands of people from their homes, closed a major road and created a huge plume of smoke over the …
UPDATED: Wed., June 28, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
Officials are investigating the heat as a possible factor in 12 deaths in metro Phoenix last week as temperatures soared to 119 degrees.
Fri., June 23, 2017, 3:38 p.m.
The political career of Joe Arpaio ended last year when the six-term sheriff of metro Phoenix known for cracking down on illegal immigration and housing inmates in tents outside in …
UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
An extreme heat wave in the Southwest U.S. made the fight against a series of wildfires more difficult Wednesday, including one that has destroyed at least four homes in an …
UPDATED: Tue., June 20, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
Dozens of flights have been delayed and canceled out of Phoenix Sky Harbor on Tuesday as the city – and much of the region – withers under another day of …
Tue., June 20, 2017, 9:28 a.m.
Authorities in New Mexico say six people are dead after a 25-vehicle pileup on I-10 caused by sudden blowing dust in New Mexico near the Arizona state line.
Mon., June 19, 2017, 1:32 p.m.
All-time heat records could be in jeopardy in the Southwest this week as a dome of hot, high pressure settles over the region. Triple-digit highs are in the forecast from …
UPDATED: Tue., June 13, 2017, 2:23 p.m.
General Motors says it has built 130 self-driving Chevrolet Bolt electric cars at a factory in suburban Detroit.
Wed., June 7, 2017, 4:40 p.m.
Brandon Williams, a standout point guard in the 2018 class, had Gonzaga in his top five, but it seemed clear that Arizona was at the top of his list.
Tue., May 23, 2017, 11:10 a.m.
Border Patrol agents in the Tucson Sector say they have arrested two previously convicted sex offenders.
UPDATED: Tue., May 23, 2017, 11:20 a.m.
PHOENIX – Survivors of the mass shooting that left former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords severely wounded are pleading with the public to help pay for a long-planned memorial after state …
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017, 6:50 p.m.
The transfer market has been good to Gonzaga in recent seasons but the Zags came up short again Tuesday.
UPDATED: Wed., May 10, 2017, 5:12 p.m.
Graciela Beltran broke down in tears in her west Phoenix living room as she recounted the life and death of her son, one of the victims in a serial shooting …
Tue., May 9, 2017, 3:42 p.m.
A sheriff in Washington says two guns used to kill a couple last year may have been dumped in western Arizona or eastern California near the U.S.-Mexico border, and authorities …
UPDATED: Tue., May 9, 2017, 12:59 p.m.
For more than a year, Phoenix police were stumped by a string of killings in which a shooter stalked victims after dark and gunned them down as they stood outside …
UPDATED: Thu., May 4, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
Crews who battle wildfires will have to wait at least another year before getting better fire shelters than those that failed to save 19 firefighters trapped by flames in Arizona …
Tue., April 18, 2017, 8:07 a.m.
A unanimous Supreme Court is siding with Goodyear Rubber & Tire Co. in a dispute over a $2.7 million the company and its lawyers were ordered to pay in a …
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions directed federal prosecutors across the country Tuesday to make immigration cases a higher priority and look for opportunities to bring serious felony charges against those who …
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
The season opener was 30 seconds old and Nigel Williams-Goss already had a pair of buckets and Jordan Mathews drilled a 3-pointer.
UPDATED: Wed., March 29, 2017, 11:30 p.m.
If you’re taking a trip down south for some sunshine and a first-hand look at the Zags in the Final Four, you might want to plan on some things to …
Sat., March 25, 2017, 10:58 a.m.
A self-driving car operated by Uber Technologies was involved in a crash in Tempe, Arizona, the latest incident for a company reeling from multiple crises.
Sun., March 19, 2017
From horseback rides and petroglyphs to zoo animals and airplanes, there’s plenty to do and see on a Arizona visit.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 12:33 p.m.
Arizona immigration activists prodded Phoenix politicians and law enforcement to declare the city a sanctuary for immigrants in the country illegally after a mother of two U.S. citizens was deported …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 11:01 p.m.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
Across the massive mall parking lot from the Red Lobster, Rush Limbaugh’s radio show blared from the speakers of a silver sedan, idling near Party City with its windows down. …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 11:20 p.m.
Isaac Hamilton scored 33 points, hitting a career-high nine 3-pointers, and No. 3 UCLA routed Arizona State 102-80 on Thursday night to improve to 11-0 at home.
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 10:58 a.m.
An Arizona state trooper stopped to help at a car wreck along a remote highway Thursday when he was shot and wounded in an ambush by a man who was …