Former Planned Parenthood Arizona employee awarded $3M over wrongful termination
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 20:45:53 -0400
A jury awarded a former Planned Parenthood Arizona employee $3 million after she was wrongfully terminated for exposing problems.
       
Phoenix's Margaret T. Hance Park to get new 'mega playground' after $2M donation
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 14:14:46 -0400
A new, 20,000-square-foot playground is coming to Phoenix's Margaret T. Hance Park thanks to a $2 million donation by the Fiesta Bowl.
       
ASU exposed student email addresses in health privacy breach
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 18:28:24 -0400
Arizona State University said it notified 4,000 students that their email addresses were accidentally exposed in an inadvertent health privacy breach.
       
Phoenix police must now self-report whenever they point a gun at someone
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 22:25:42 -0400
Chief Jeri Williams provided an update on Phoenix Police Department changes following a record number of police shootings in 2018.
       
Police: 2 men killed while asleep in Glendale shooting were brothers
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 21:34:37 -0400
Glendale police have identified the two men who were killed during a shooting on Sunday morning while they were asleep.
       
Major fire burns in west Phoenix scrap yard, smoke seen for miles
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 21:19:09 -0400
A scrapyard fire at 27th Avenue and Palm Lane in Phoenix sent a tower of thick smoke that could be seen for miles. Phoenix fire crews were able to contain the fire, but extensive damage occurred at the site.
       
Fire burns in west Phoenix scrapyard, smoke seen for miles
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 21:17:33 -0400
A scrapyard fire at 27th Avenue and Palm Lane in Phoenix sent a tower of thick smoke that could be seen for miles. Phoenix fire crews were able to contain the fire, but extensive damage occurred at the site.
       
Body of Colorado City man recovered from nearly 250-feet of water at Lake Powell
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 02:39:22 -0400
Man's body was recovered from 249 feet of water, according to authorities.
       
Bullhead City police discredit social media posts reporting active shooter at Lowe's
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 21:00:59 -0400
The Bullhead City Police Department tweeted that there isn't an active shooter at a Lowe's Home Improvement store, but confirmed a shooting occurred.
       
Police identify suspects in Tempe carjacking that led to 5-vehicle crash in Scottsdale
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 20:11:21 -0400
Police have identified two people suspected of stealing a car in Tempe before fleeing from officers and causing a five-car crash in Scottsdale.
       
Phoenix mayor announces body cameras for all police on patrol
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 19:32:12 -0400
Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego on Aug. 19, 2019, announces that all Phoenix patrol officers will wear body cameras in an effort to step up law-enforcement accountability and transparency.
       
Phoenix patrol officers now required to wear body cameras
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 19:30:49 -0400
All Phoenix patrol officers will wear body cameras in an effort to step up law-enforcement accountability and transparency, according to city officials.
       
We published the salaries of 154,000 people in Arizona. Here's why
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 12:23:11 -0400
As public employees, their salaries are public record. But here's why this data means something to you.
      
Season for Sharing 2019 Applications
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 17:45:49 -0400
The application period for the annual campaign Season for Sharing is here.
       
Peoria Centennial High School student arrested with gun in backpack, police say
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 17:03:03 -0400
Officials said the teen didn't make any threats toward the school or others.
       
Surprise woman arrested on suspicion of shooting, killing boyfriend
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 16:35:08 -0400
A man and his girlfriend had a verbal altercation on Friday that ended with the man being shot and killed, according to the Surprise Police Department
       
AZ Data Central: A wealth of information to help you make better decisions about life
Fri, 1 Feb 2019 12:34:43 -0500
We’re launching AZ Data Central, a trove of public data to help you make better decisions about how you live, vote, invest and explore.
      
'Mega park' planned for Phoenix's Margaret T. Hance Park
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 14:14:44 -0400
A new, 20,000-square-foot playground is coming to Phoenix's Margaret T. Hance Park thanks to a $2 million donation by the Fiesta Bowl.
       
Nike pays nearly $70M for facility on metro Phoenix's west side, records show
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 16:06:09 -0400
Nike paid nearly $70 million for a facility on metro Phoenix's west side, near a growing roster of high-profile employers in Goodyear.
       
5 digital benefits of an azcentral.com subscription
Tue, 9 Jul 2019 14:02:18 -0400
With an azcentral.com subscription, you can play a vital role in supporting local journalism that you and your community can trust.
      
Shots fired in attempted robbery of Aquarius casino in Laughlin
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:28:21 -0400
SWAT officers had the vehicle surrounded in a parking lot as nearby Casino Drive was closed.
       
Combination of signature coffee drinks, cocktails and food keep Provision Coffee buzzing day to night
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:49:33 -0400
Provision Coffee's founders left seemingly more solid careers for their current professions as owners of an independent coffee shop.
       
Metro Phoenix's west side to land 300 new distribution jobs by end of next year
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 10:30:07 -0400
Another 300 distribution jobs are coming to metro Phoenix's west side by the end of 2020.
       
Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America rally in Glendale
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 10:00:08 -0400
The rally for gun reform was organized in response to recent mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas.
       
'Pass background checks now': Hundreds of moms rally for gun reform in Glendale
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 10:00:15 -0400
The rally for gun reform was organized in response to recent mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas.
       
Scottsdale failed to inspect and repair bridges, other infrastructure, city audit finds
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 10:42:46 -0400
Bridges, parking garages and street lights in Scottsdale have not been consistently monitored or repaired, according to a city audit published last month.
       
Are palm trees native to Arizona? Why does Phoenix have so many? Valley 101 found out
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:00:06 -0400
Palm trees can be associated with beaches and water. So why does the desert have them? Find out in this episode of Valley 101, a Phoenix podcast.
       
4-year-old boy in 'extremely critical condition' after being pulled from a pool
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 21:41:30 -0400
Phoenix firefighters say a 4-year-old is in "extremely critical condition" after they received a report of a child drowning.
       
21-year-old Luke Air Force Base airman killed in off-base shooting in Phoenix
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 20:26:05 -0400
A man suspected of burglarizing a Phoenix apartment complex was rushed to the hospital Sunday morning after he was shot during the encounter.
       
High temperature records expected to be broken on Tuesday, Wednesday in Phoenix area
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 19:32:26 -0400
Record high temperatures may be broken on Tuesday and Wednesday, and an Excessive Heat Warning is in place for both days.
       
Bilingual bookstore in central Phoenix celebrates 4-year anniversary as 'unique space' for community
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 19:05:39 -0400
A bilingual bookstore in central Phoenix celebrated by doing what it does best: bringing the community together.
       
2 men dead after Glendale shooting
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 19:02:49 -0400
Glendale police found two injured men around 5:35 a.m. Sunday. The men, who remain unidentified, were taken to a hospital in critical condition.
       
Are bulletproof backpacks an answer to protect kids from school shootings? Some parents say yes
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 18:30:13 -0400
Mass shootings have brought renewed interest among parents to purchase bulletproof backpacks for their children. Companies say they are selling well.
       
Man in stable condition after being shot during a fight in Phoenix
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 17:55:36 -0400
A person was taken to a hospital in critical condition after being shot during a physical fight, Phoenix police say.
       
Provision Coffee Bar finds a niche market in Phoenix
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 12:00:07 -0400
Phoenix's Provision Coffee Bar owners merged their restaurant and bar experience with extensive knowledge in specialty coffee and opened in 2011.
       
Looking to win: Goodyear woman shows off makeup skills for Nyx Cosmetics FACE Awards
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 10:15:10 -0400
McKenzie Catron wants to win a nationwide makeup contest to help show how much people with disabilities can accomplish.
       
I want to give blood, but I want to take a stand. Is there a way to do both?
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 10:05:41 -0400
I'm torn every time I line up to donate blood. I want to help, but it shows me how some stands are harder to take than others.
       
Portable showers bring relief to homeless people at Human Services Campus in Phoenix
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 00:04:06 -0400
About 240 people took advantage of a 10-stall portable shower unit that was brought Saturday to the Human Services Campus in central Phoenix.
       
Man becomes unresponsive, receives CPR at Chase Field during Diamondbacks game
Sun, 18 Aug 2019 16:47:03 -0400
Multiple witnesses said the man, seated behind home plate, stopped breathing during the second inning.
       
Westbound I-10 in West Valley reopened ahead of schedule after Loop 202 construction
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 21:09:14 -0400
Construction crews installed barriers, added median signage and painted the new interchange for I-10 and Loop 202, ADOT officials said.
       
9-month-old in extremely critical condition after being pulled from Phoenix bathtub
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 23:48:30 -0400
Fire crews responded to a home about 3 p.m. near 35th and Northern avenues and pulled an 9-month-old from the bathtub officials said.
       
Ash Fork man arrested Saturday on suspicion of stabbing his 69-year-old mother
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 19:21:34 -0400
Charles G. Jones was taken into custody Saturday after authorities found his partially hidden vehicle, Yavapai County sheriff's officials said.
       
Portable showers bring relief to hundreds of homeless at Human Services Campus
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 18:56:41 -0400
Portable showers were installed at the Human Services Campus in Phoenix on Aug. 17, 2019 for people experiencing homelessness.
       
Woman killed in stabbing at Circle K in central Phoenix
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 18:21:34 -0400
The stabbing happened at the Circle K near 20th Avenue and Van Buren Street just after 3:15 a.m., Phoenix police spokesman Det. Luis Samudio said.
       
Phoenix police investigate shooting near near 33rd Avenue and Buckeye Road
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 17:59:58 -0400
The shooting victim was left with life-threatening injuries, according to Phoenix police.
       
Officials ID man killed in Phoenix strip club parking lot; shooter detained, police say
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 17:55:20 -0400
The shooting happened at the Jaguar's Adult Club near 27th Avenue and McDowell Road, Phoenix police spokesman Det. Luis Samudio said.
       
15-year-old boy dead in 2nd drowning in a week at Lake Powell near Page
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 17:51:08 -0400
The boy, who was not identified, was with a group from Page High School, according to National Park Service officials.
       
9-year-old girl fatally mauled by 3 dogs in Detroit; pet owner arrested
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 06:02:05 -0400
Police arrested the dogs' owner, a 33-year-old man, following the attack in an alley but were still trying Monday to piece together what happened.
       
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