Stories tagged: Phoenix
Thu., May 30, 2019, 5 a.m.
A group of five high school students from Spokane, Spokane Valley and Odessa recently trekked to the annual International Science and Engineering Fair in Phoenix that brought together 1,800 students …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
“At San Jose State, it wasn’t a lot of fun losing those two years,” Brandon Clarke said. “I came here and it’s the exact opposite of that. It’s obviously the …
UPDATED: Mon., March 11, 2019, 2:58 p.m.
A woman who was attacked by a jaguar after crossing a barrier at a zoo to take a photo of the animal has apologized to the facility outside Phoenix.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 6:41 p.m.
Gonzaga is only one-third of the way through the regular season, but it has been involved in several of college basketball’s most entertaining games.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:45 p.m.
Kevin Harvick was penalized by NASCAR this week for using an illegal car to win at Texas. The punishment cost him a berth in the championship race. But Harvick is …
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: Wed., July 25, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
Extreme heat sizzled across the U.S. Southwest again on Wednesday after ramping up electricity use so much in the Phoenix area that a major utility broke a record.
UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018, 3:26 p.m.
A Honduran 1-year-old who was separated from his dad at the U.S.-Mexico border and who took his first steps at a shelter for immigrant children will soon be reunited with …
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 …
Sat., June 2, 2018, 5:18 p.m.
The shooting death of a prominent forensic psychiatrist who assisted in high-profile murder cases including serial killings in Phoenix is connected to the killings of two paralegals, said authorities, who …
UPDATED: Fri., May 11, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
It was supposed to be a potential love connection, two lonely-hearts linked together on an Internet dating site. Instead, the matchup devolved into stalking, threats and a bizarre obsession, according …
Wed., March 21, 2018, 6:22 p.m.
Video of a deadly self-driving vehicle crash in suburban Phoenix shows a pedestrian walking from a darkened area onto a street just moments before an Uber SUV strikes her.
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 7:13 p.m.
The deadly collision between an Uber autonomous vehicle and a pedestrian near Phoenix is bringing calls for tougher self-driving regulations, but advocates for a hands-off approach say big changes aren’t …
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 10:29 a.m.
A Phoenix man was close to turning a locomotive into his own runaway train.
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017
Trump’s version of reality appears to make another Republican legislative and political disaster inevitable.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Fresh off a speech on Afghanistan that moved him in a different direction than many of his core voters, President Donald Trump is highlighting his pledge to combat illegal immigration …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 9:05 a.m.
The White House says President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit a Marine Corps base in Arizona along the U.S.-Mexico border.
UPDATED: Sun., July 30, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
Every year in the Phoenix area, fire officials say, roughly 10 parents come to the stomach-clenching conclusion that they’ve made a fatal mistake and left a small child in a …
Wed., June 28, 2017, 5:20 p.m.
Penton knew something was wrong within 15 minutes of takeoff, when the pregnant mother began to have contractions as often as every five minutes. Once her water broke, she knew …
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: 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 …
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 …
Fri., June 16, 2017, 3:47 p.m.
When bracing for 120 degrees, it’s all about the water. Drinking it, splashing in it to stay cool, and drinking it some more. A lot more.
Fri., May 19, 2017, 8:21 p.m.
The man arrested in a string of serial killings left behind bullet casings at each crime that authorities tested and linked him to the shootings, police said in documents released …
Fri., May 12, 2017, 10:02 a.m.
Police say an inmate at a jail north of Seattle in Bellingham has led officers to a body buried in a vacant lot behind an Arizona drugstore.
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 …
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 …
Sat., May 6, 2017, 1:25 p.m.
It’s only the first week in May, but already Las Vegas and Phoenix have both reached record-breaking, triple-digit temperatures.