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Arizona trooper accused of trying to extort sexual favors

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper was arrested Tuesday on charges that he tried to exploit female drivers for sexual favors during traffic stops. Troope...

Arizona trooper accused of trying to extort sexual favors

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Arizona trooper accused trying to sexually exploit drivers Tremaine Jackson/ Arizona Department of Public Safety PHOENIX (AP) – A male now-former Arizona Highway Patrol trooper is accused of trying to exploit eight female drivers for sexual favors during traffic stops and the Arizona Department of Public Safety says officials believe there may have be...
21:34, 09/11/2019

Relative of Tyrann Mathieu accused of trying to extort $5m from NFL star Man accused of attempting to extort $5m from All-Pro safetyMathieu is entering his seventh NFL season and first with KCA relative of Tyrann ‘Honey Badger’ Mathieu has been accused of trying to extort $5m from the Kansas City Chiefs safety.ESPN reported that Geourvon Keinell Sears, 21, allegedly thre...
18:17, 05/22/2019

Arizona DPS trooper arrested for allegedly threatening to kill co-worker PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say an Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper has been arrested for allegedly threatening to kill another employee of the agency. DPS officials say Edward Swan made the threat in front of his supervisor during a meeting last Friday. The 48-year-old Swan was taken into...
12:17, 08/01/2019

Distant relative of NFL veteran Tyrann Mathieu accused of trying to extort millions from player: officials A distant relative of Kansas City Chiefs star Tyrann Mathieu was arrested for allegedly trying to extort millions from the defensive back, according to federal investigators....
18:51, 05/22/2019

Arizona state trooper arrested on 61 counts of sex abuse, kidnapping and harassment Tremaine Jackson, a 13-year DPS veteran, is facing 61 criminal counts of sex abuse, kidnapping, unlawful imprisonment and more, officials said.        ...
16:34, 09/12/2019

Arizona state trooper arrested on 61 sex-related, kidnapping and fraud counts Arizona Department of Public Safety detectives arrested one of their own troopers Tuesday on charges of sexual abuse, extortion, kidnapping, harassment and fraud, AZDPS Col. Frank Milstead said at a news conference....
15:00, 09/12/2019

Arizona trooper arrested on sex-related, kidnapping and fraud charges: police An Arizona State Trooper was arrested Tuesday and charged with 61 counts of sexual abuse, sexual extortion, kidnapping, harassment and fraud after his department received multiple complaints from women that alleged they were sexually harassed during traffic stops. ...
05:34, 09/11/2019

DPS trooper arrested for incidents of sexual assault during traffic stop PRESS CONFERENCE: Arizona Department of Public Safety State trooper arrested on multiple criminal charges. Posted by News 4 Tucson – KVOA on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 PHOENIX – An Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper was taken into custody Tuesday after he allegedly committed a...
13:00, 09/11/2019

‘Predator’ posed as NYC restaurateur to hit up hostess for sexual favors: suit A serial “sexual predator” posed as a restaurant owner and called one of his underlings for sexual favors, a new lawsuit alleges. Steven F. Ferris allegedly phoned a hostess working at Soho greasy spoon Charlie Bird pretending to be her boss Robert Bohr and offered her $1,200 to meet Boh...
03:51, 09/18/2019

Man accused of standoff, trooper's shooting indicted A man accused of shooting a Texas state trooper while fleeing a suburban Dallas traffic stop has been indicted on multiple counts that could, if he's convicted, send him to prison for life....
01:34, 05/31/2019

State trooper accused of sex with prostitutes turned in by wife: court docs The wife of a Pennsylvania state trooper accused of paying prostitutes for sex and creating fake profiles on social media tipped off police to the sordid allegations, court documents show. The wife of Trooper Benjamin Toth, 32, of Kunkletown, first notified the Pocono Mountain Regional Police Depart...
23:17, 06/11/2019

Man accused of killing Illinois state trooper arraigned; second suspect charged The man accused of killing an Illinois State Police officer in a shootout last week was arraigned Monday on first-degree murder charges while a second suspect was charged in connection to the trooper's death....
08:00, 08/28/2019

6 Arizona men indicted on child sexual exploitation charges PHOENIX (AP) — A state grand jury has indicted six Arizona men on child sexual exploitation charges. The Arizona attorney general’s office says the indictments are in addition to 14 others since March. Prosecutors say the indictments stem from an online undercover investigation conducted by po...
23:51, 05/23/2019

Arizona man accused of burying his dead mom in his backyard SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man has been arrested for allegedly burying his dead mother in his backyard to continue receiving her Social Security checks and Veterans Affairs benefits. Pinal County Sheriff’s officials say 66-year-old Daniel Shannon of San Tan Valley is jailed on sus...
02:17, 05/24/2019

Couple accused of murder being transported back to Arizona TUCSON – Blane and Susan Barksdale appeared for an extradition hearing in a New York courtroom today. The two waived their extradition and are set to return to Arizona. The couple is accused of killing an elderly man and setting his Eastside home on fire. They are facing First Degree Murder, B...
08:34, 05/31/2019

Trump Says He ‘Never Met’ Author Who Has Accused Him of Sexual Assault President Donald Trump said Friday that he “never met” a New York advice columnist and author who claims that he sexually assaulted her in the dressing room of a high-end New York department store in the 1990s. In a statement, Trump said “there is zero evidence” to support lo...
00:34, 06/22/2019

Plácido Domingo accused of sexual harassment Allegations ‘deeply troubling’ – I believed my relationships were consensual, says opera starThe opera singer Plácido Domingo has been accused by several women of sexual harassment.Eight singers and a dancer said they were sexually harassed by the Spanish tenor in incidents that spanned three decade...
12:51, 08/13/2019

Former USC gynecologist accused of sexual assault of 16 patients The former longtime gynecologist at the University of Southern California was charged Wednesday with sexually assaulting 16 women at the student health centre....
06:17, 06/27/2019

Florida Gators quarterback accused of sexual battery Florida quarterback Jalon Jones was accused of sexual battery last month though no criminal charges were filed, according to a police report obtained Thursday by the Tampa Bay Times....
23:51, 05/02/2019

Opera legend Domingo accused of sexual harassment Eight singers and a dancer have said they were sexually harassed by the long-married, Placido Domingo over three decades beginning in the late 1980s.        ...
21:18, 08/13/2019

Roy Moore: Republican accused of sexual misconduct to run for Senate Moore was accused of pursuing relationships with women as young as 14 when he was in his 30s during his failed 2017 Senate bidDisgraced Alabama Republican Roy Moore has announced he is running for US Senate again in 2020 after failing to win the seat two years ago amid sexual misconduct accusations....
04:34, 06/21/2019

Self-help guru Tony Robbins accused of sexual misconduct Self-help guru Tony Robbins is accused of sexually harassing fans and staffers — when he’s not berating victims of rape and violence in expletive-filled rants, according to a scathing new report....
19:51, 05/17/2019

Protest At BHU After Professor Accused Of Sexual Harassment Returns A large group of students of Banaras Hindu University have been sitting in protest on the campus since Saturday night against the reinstatement of a professor, who was suspended last year over alleged......
09:18, 09/15/2019

Reports: Olesen accused of sexual assault on flight Reports: Thorbjorn Olesen arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting female passenger on flight to London from WGC in Tennessee        ...
02:17, 08/02/2019

Opera legend Placido Domingo accused of sexual harassment Placido Domingo, of the world's most recognizable and accomplished opera singers, has been accused of sexual harassment.        ...
21:18, 08/13/2019

Uncle accused in girl’s death charged with sexual assault SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Prosecutors have filed new sexual assault charges against a Utah man accused in the death of his 5-year-old niece. Authorities say additional evidence from the state crime lab led to the counts of child rape and sodomy filed Wednesday against 21-year-old Alex Whipple. Police sa...
03:51, 06/06/2019

President Trump Says Woman Who Accused Him of Sexual Assault Not His ‘Type’ WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says a New York-based advice columnist who has accused him of sexually assaulting her in a New York City department store in the mid-1990s is not his “type.” The president said in an interview with The Hill on Monday that writer E. Jean Carroll i...
05:17, 06/25/2019

‘I accused Donald Trump of sexual assault. Now I sleep with a loaded gun’ Advice columnist E Jean Carroll on what happened after she told her storyMiss Bingley greets you in the driveway to the house in upstate New York, surrounded by a tangle of knotted woodland. The Toyota Prius, named after the spiteful Caroline Bingley in Jane Austen’s Pride And Prejudice, is an appro...
11:00, 07/13/2019

Mark Zuckerberg's Security Head Accused of Sexual Misconduct Zuckerberg's Head of security Liam Booth has been accused of sexually harassing other household staffers and making derogatory racist, sexist, homophobic and transphobic remarks about other staffers......
08:00, 06/01/2019

MLB star accused of soliciting a child for unlawful sexual conduct Pittsburgh Pirates' all-star closer Felipe Vázquez was arrested Tuesday on a felony count of soliciting a child for unlawful sexual conduct using computer services or devices, and also faces serious charges in Pennsylvania, according to statements from authorities and court documents....
21:00, 09/18/2019

Mark Zuckerberg’s security chief accused of sexual harassment Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s personal security chief has been accused of sexual harassment and making racist and homophobic comments, according to a news report. Citing legal letters, Business Insider reports that the security chief has been accused by two former employees of Zuckerberg̵...
01:00, 06/01/2019

Ardern under pressure as staffer accused of sexual assault quits New Zealand prime minister facing questions as to when she first found out about claimsPressure is growing on Jacinda Ardern to explain when she was made aware of serious sexual assault allegations in her party after the staffer at the centre of the furore resigned.The individual remains unnamed but...
16:34, 09/12/2019

FIFA accused of failing Afghan sexual abuse victims While FIFA celebrates women's football at the World Cup in France, it tramples it underfoot in other regions. For its president Gianni Infantino, the sexual abuse of Afghan national players is only an annoying side note....
07:51, 07/05/2019

Uber settles with UK women who accused driver of sexual assault Firm had contested allegations but has reached undisclosed out-of-court settlementsUber has reached out-of-court settlements with two women who alleged they were sexually assaulted by the same driver in what is believed to be the first case of its kind in the UK against the company.The cases were ta...
19:34, 06/27/2019

Roy Moore: Republican accused of sexual misconduct to run for Senate again – live Hard-right former judge Moore running again in Alabama against the wishes of the party, while Trump says ‘stay tuned’ on possible Iran strikeSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 8.30pm BST Alabama Roy Moore has made his candidacy for the 2020 Senate seat in that state official, anno...
22:17, 06/20/2019

‘She’s not my type,’ Trump says of E. Jean Carroll, who accused him of sexual assault WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says a New York-based advice columnist who has accused him of sexually assaulting her in a New York City department store in the mid-1990s is not his “type.” The president said in an interview with The Hill on Monday that writer E. Jean Carroll is...
17:00, 06/25/2019

Florida QB Jalon Jones accused of two sexual assaults 30 minutes apart University of Florida quarterback Jalon Jones was accused of sexual battery by two female students last month, police reports show. The reports, obtained by the Tampa Bay Times, stem from two purported incidents 30 minutes apart on April 6 at a residential housing complex. A female student told Univ...
22:51, 05/03/2019

Louisiana deputy accused of sexual abuse remains with agency ST. BERNARD, La. (AP) — A lawsuit claiming a teenage girl was subjected to sexual abuse by a Louisiana jail deputy has been settled and the deputy remains with the agency. The New Orleans Advocate reports the St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office settled the federal lawsuit again...
15:17, 06/11/2019

Southern Arizona high school student accused of possessing 3,200 fentanyl pills PHOENIX (KPNX) — Three teenagers in southwestern Arizona were arrested early Wednesday for alleged drug possession, with one of them accused of having more than 3,200 fentanyl pills. Noemi Hernandez-Madrigal and Alessandra Cardenas-Hernandez, both 18, were arrested by school resource officers at San...
05:34, 06/07/2019

Fox News Is Pretending Trump Wasn't Just Accused of Violent Sexual Assault The president of the United States has been credibly accused of sexual assault by a high-profile writer, and has responded to this charge by saying that the woman was “not my type.” This is obviously a big deal—unless you’re Fox News....
18:00, 06/25/2019

Bestselling Tibetan Monk Accused Of Sexual Abuse Dies In Thailand A controversial Tibetan monk whose best-selling book on Buddhist wisdom was overshadowed by multiple allegations of sexual abuse has died in Thailand, his official social media account reported....
21:17, 08/29/2019

Mark Zuckerberg's personal security chief accused of sexual misconduct The Facebook CEO's security chief was placed on leave during an investigation of the allegations, brought by former staffers of the Zuckerberg household....
15:00, 05/31/2019

Several Women Have Accused Opera Legend Placido Domingo of Sexual Harassment For decades, Placido Domingo, one of the most celebrated and powerful men in opera, has tried to pressure women into sexual relationships by dangling jobs and then sometimes punishing the women professionally when they refused his advances, numerous accusers told The Associated Press. Regarded as on...
09:17, 08/13/2019

R.N.C. Accepts Money From Steve Wynn, Mogul Accused of Sexual Misconduct The billionaire former casino mogul recently gave hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Republican National Committee, and was spotted at a Trump re-election fund-raiser....
21:17, 05/19/2019

Tony Robbins accused of sexual misconduct, berating rape victims Self-help guru Tony Robbins is accused of sexually harassing fans and staffers — when he’s not berating victims of rape and violence in expletive-filled rants, according to a scathing new report. The famed 59-year-old motivational speaker’s alleged misconduct includes having his bodyguar...
18:51, 05/17/2019

Trump’s nominee for Joint Chiefs of Staff accused of sexual misconduct WASHINGTON — A senior military officer has accused the Air Force general tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of sexual misconduct, potentially jeopardizing his nomination. Members of Congress have raised questions about the allegations and the military investigation that...
05:00, 07/11/2019

Kevin Sorbo accused of sexual harassment by former co-star Haley Webb Earlier this week, former Hercules actor-turned-conservative and religious movie strawman Kevin Sorbo drew attention to himself online, criticizing the forces of feminism for refusing to speak out in support of soon-to-be-departing White House press secretary Sarah Sanders. A great many people criti...
03:51, 06/22/2019

Vatican waives immunity for France envoy accused of sexual assault The Vatican has waived immunity for its envoy to France, who is under investigation for sexual assault, according to the Bishops' Conference of France....
23:00, 07/08/2019

Lucy McHugh murder accused not guilty of sexual activity with child The jury in the trial of the man accused of the murder of Lucy McHugh has been ordered to return a not guilty verdict for a charge of sexual activity against her....
22:00, 07/10/2019

Screenwriter Max Landis accused of rape, assault, psychological and sexual abuse Screenwriter Max Landis is facing allegations of sexual abuse and psychological manipulation from eight women who told their stories to the Daily Beast....
20:34, 06/19/2019

Top Navy SEAL leaders purged after subordinates accused of drinking and sexual assault Three senior leaders of Navy SEAL Team 7 have been removed from their positions following revelations that their subordinates were engaged in misbehavior while deployed to Iraq....
19:34, 09/07/2019

Mark Zuckerberg’s Security Chief Is Accused of Racism and Sexual Misconduct, a Report Says (SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s personal security chief faces accusations of sexual misconduct and making racist and homophobic comments, according to a report Thursday by a business news site. In a detailed article, Business Insider cited legal letters reportedly writte...
10:17, 05/31/2019

New York Archdiocese releases list of 120 priests accused of child sexual abuse The list released by the New York Archdiocese includes 120 men, none of them in active ministry now.        ...
18:51, 04/28/2019

Trump's Nominee for Joint Chiefs of Staff Post Accused of Sexual Assault Army Colonel Kathryn A. Spletstoser has accused Air Force General John E. Hyten—Trump’s nominee for vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff—of sexual assault....
06:17, 07/28/2019

New England Patriots' Antonio Brown accused of sexual assault, rape by former trainer New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown sexually assaulted and raped his former trainer in three separate incidents in 2017 and 2018, according to a federal civil lawsuit filed Tuesday in Florida....
11:00, 09/11/2019

Yale professor accused of horrific sexual assaults at Caribbean research facility A retired Yale University psychiatry professor sexually assaulted five students at a research facility in the Caribbean and conducted sickening “medical exams” of three other students, according to a scathing report by a former federal prosecutor. A 54-page report commissioned by Yale released Tuesd...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Self-help guru Tony Robbins accused of sexual misconduct, berating victims of rape A BuzzFeed probe turned up allegations of sexual misconduct against self-help guru Tony Robbins, who is also accused of berating assault victims.        ...
02:00, 05/22/2019

Motivational Speaker Tony Robbins Accused of Verbal Abuse and Sexual Misconduct Tony Robbins, a motivational speaker who is famous from infomercials, books, and self-help seminars, has been accused verbal abuse and making unwanted sexual advances towards followers and fans....
19:34, 05/18/2019

Mark Zuckerberg's Head of Security Accused of Sexual Harassment and Other Misconduct by Two Former Staff Two employees who previously worked as personal staff for Mark Zuckerberg have leveled alarming allegations of misconduct against the head of Zuckerberg’s security detail, including sexual harassment and racist, transphobic, and homophobic comments.Read more......
12:00, 05/31/2019

New Zealand prime minister under pressure after party member accused of sexual assault New Zealand’s prime minister is facing pressure amid allegations that her party may have covered up a sexual assault complaint against one of its staffers....
22:00, 09/12/2019

Opera star Placido Domingo accused of sexual harassment by multiple women Placido Domingo, one of the most successful and prolific opera singers of all time, has been accused by numerous women of sexual harassment, according to a new investigation by the Associated Press. The testimonies given by eight singers and a dancer, corroborated by dozens of colleagues, friends, a...
17:51, 08/13/2019

Placido Domingo, opera singer, accused of sexual harassment by 8 singers and a dancer Placido Domingo issued a statement saying: “The allegations from these unnamed individuals dating back as many as 30 years are deeply troubling, and as presented, inaccurate."...
14:17, 08/13/2019

Babysitter accused of child sexual abuse at daycare gets 30 days after plea deal The woman faced charges stemming from alleged abused that took place at a daycare she ran from her home in Grove City, Ohio.        ...
19:17, 07/16/2019

Providence diocese names 50 priests and clergy "credibly accused" of sexual abuse The Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence released a list of clergy who have been credibly accused of sexually abusing children.        ...
18:00, 07/01/2019

Woman who accused congressman of sexual abuse drops lawsuit under mysterious circumstances The woman agreed to drop her case Tuesday in exchange for an agreement from Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-Calif.) that he would not sue her for anything related to the lawsuit, lawyers told The Post....
04:17, 07/04/2019

Florida Cop Accused of Racism, Brutality and Sexual Assault Named Officer of the Year A Florida police chief said he will review his department’s process of handing out its annual Officer of the Year award after its most recent recipient was also named in two excessive force lawsuits and a citizen review board called his conduct “unprofessional and racist.”...
02:00, 06/26/2019

Florida quarterback Jalon Jones accused of sexual assault by female student at school Florida freshman quarterback Jalon Jones has been accused of sexual battery by a female student at the school. Jones has entered the transfer portal.        ...
23:34, 05/02/2019

Antonio Brown appears to address critics after being accused of sexual assault, rape in lawsuit Embattled New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown appeared to address his critics in a video from teammate Tom Brady’s training center Thursday....
02:34, 09/14/2019

Right-wing activists accused of orchestrating false sexual assault allegations against Pete Buttigieg A pair of notorious right-wing activists are facing accusations of orchestrating a plan for a man to falsely claim he was sexually assaulted by Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg....
17:51, 04/30/2019

UCLA is apologizing to patients after a gynecologist who worked with students for nearly 30 years was accused of sexual abuse Associated Press/Reed Saxon A longtime gynecologist at the University of California, Los Angeles, pleaded not guilty to sexual abuse charges on Monday. UCLA officials said in a statement they are "deeply sorry" for Dr. James Heaps' alleged misconduct. The school began investigating Heaps after rece...
09:17, 06/12/2019

Patriots WR Antonio Brown accused of sexual assault in federal lawsuit filed in Florida The New England Patriots WR Antonio Brown is accused of three incidents of sexual assault in a lawsuit filed in the Southern District of Florida.       ...
10:00, 09/11/2019

Sen. Martha McSally Defends Pentagon Nominee Accused of Sexual Assault: ‘It Just Didn’t Happen’ (WASHINGTON) — The Air Force general nominated to be the nation’s number two military officer strongly denied allegations of sexual misconduct Tuesday, telling a Senate committee that he was falsely accused and did nothing wrong. “Nothing happened, ever,” Air Force Gen. John ...
23:51, 07/30/2019

Arizona GOP accused of 'dangerous' rhetoric after promising to stop Senate candidate Mark Kelly ‘dead in his tracks’ Arizona Democratic Senate hopeful Mark Kelly accused the state’s GOP of dabbling in “dangerous” rhetoric after it sent out an email promising to stop him “dead in his tracks” in a fundraising email....
19:34, 09/07/2019

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s personal security chief accused of sexual harassment, racism: report Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's personal security chief has been accused of sexual harassment and making racist and homophobic comments, according to a news report....
20:51, 05/31/2019

Rhode Island diocese names dozens of priests, deacons who have been ‘credibly accused’ of sexual abuse The Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence in Rhode Island has released a list containing the names of dozens of clergy members who it says have been "credibly accused of the sexual abuse of minors."...
23:00, 07/01/2019

U.S. Cardinal DiNardo accused of mishandling case of sexual misconduct involving onetime deputy and wealthy benefactor HOUSTON (AP) — U.S. Cardinal DiNardo accused of mishandling case of sexual misconduct involving onetime deputy and wealthy benefactor....
20:00, 06/04/2019

New report lists four friars previously serving at San Xavier Mission credibly accused of sexual abuse of minor TUCSON- A newly released report by the Franciscan Friars of the Province of St. Barbara lists four friars who previously served at San Xavier Mission credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor. The report reviews claims dating back to 1950. According to the list, Friar Camillus Cavagnaro had claims...
04:34, 06/20/2019

UW Found A Volleyball Star's Sexual Assault Allegation "Extremely Credible" But Let The Accused Official Leave Without Consequence According to a report from the Seattle Times, former University of Washington volleyball star Cassandra Strickland filed a sexual assault claim against former senior associate athletic director Roy Shick in late 2017. Shick left UW before the investigation into said claim concluded, and though the p...
01:00, 06/13/2019

New Jersey judge resigns after controversial ruling in sexual assault case, saying the teen accused of rape came from a 'good family' Shutterstock James Troiano, who served as a family court judge in New Jersey, resigned from the bench after showing leniency to a 16-year-old boy accused of rape in a 2018 ruling, because he comes from a "good family." The case involved the teen, who was referred to as G.M.C. in court documents. Pr...
20:00, 07/19/2019

Air Force general tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff accused of sexual misconduct by a senior military officer (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File) A senior military officer has accused the Air Force general tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of sexual misconduct, potentially jeopardizing his nomination. Members of Congress have raised questions about the allegations and the military...
16:00, 07/11/2019

How A Comedian Expertly Shut Down Attempts To Extort Her Over Topless Pic In April, American comedian and actress Whitney Cummings accidentally posted a topless photo on Instagram and quickly deleted it. The 36-year-old revealed in a series of tweets on Monday that she had......
01:51, 08/14/2019

Opera legend Placido Domingo accused of sexual harassment; LA Opera to investigate Placido Domingo, of the world's most recognizable and accomplished opera singers, has been accused of sexual harassment.        ...
00:17, 08/14/2019

Former Ohio gym teacher accused of 'grooming' first graders charged with sexual misconduct John Austin Hopkins, of Springboro, has been indicted on 36 counts of gross sexual imposition, according to prosecutor.        ...
11:34, 06/18/2019

Opera legend Placido Domingo accused of sexual harassment; opera companies cancel events Placido Domingo, of the world's most recognizable and accomplished opera singers, has been accused of sexual harassment.        ...
01:17, 08/14/2019

He was abducted and forced into a deadly scheme to extort marijuana from his father Young entrepreneur Curtis Jenkins III from Camden was kidnapped and killed after being lured to Fairview address, authorities say.        ...
23:00, 07/05/2019

Whitney Cummings shares topless photo after people attempt to extort her Comedian Whitney Cummings posted a topless photo of herself on Twitter after she says people tried to extort her.        ...
21:18, 08/13/2019

Michael Avenatti indicted in scheme to steal from Stormy Daniels, extort Nike A federal grand jury in New York City indicted attorney Michael Avenatti on Wednesday accusing him of stealing $300,000 from client Stormy Daniels and attempting to extort more than $20 million from Nike....
23:34, 05/22/2019

Court Docs: Family Member Attempted To Extort $5 Million From Tyrann Mathieu According to court documents that were unsealed this morning, Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu was the victim of an extortion plot carried out by one of his distant family members. The documents describe repeated threats made by Geourvon Sears to release allegedly damaging information about Mathieu unle...
01:17, 05/23/2019

Arizona bounces back with 65-41 rout over Northern Arizona TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Gary Brightwell ran for 141 yards and a touchdown on five carries, Khalil Tate accounted for three scores and Arizona bounced back from a disappointing opening loss by routing Northern Arizona 65-41 on Saturday night. Arizona (1-1) had an extra week off to think about its openin...
12:34, 09/08/2019

Whitney Cummings shares NSFW pic on Twitter after 'foolish dorks' attempt to extort her "If anyone is gonna make money or likes off my nipple, it’s gonna be me," Whitney Cummings said on Twitter.        ...
06:17, 08/13/2019

Northern Arizona’s Murphy leaving for Arizona Northern Arizona basketball coach Jack Murphy is leaving the Lumberjacks to become the associate head coach at Arizona, his alma mater. Arizona announced Murphy’s hiring to Sean Miller’s staff Sunday. Murphy spent the past seven seasons as Northern Arizona’s coach, but was entering...
07:51, 06/03/2019

Trooper Recovering After Crash During Pursuit McLEAN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Kentucky State Police trooper was recovering after crashing his cruiser in western Kentucky. Officials said the crash occurred Thursday afternoon in McLean County. According to State Police, Trooper Adam Wright was attempting to pull over a speeding car on U.S. ...
15:51, 06/29/2019

Get Your First Look at The Rise of Skywalker's Sith Trooper Another Star Wars movie, another Stormtrooper redesign. If The Last Jedi had the Executioner, and The Force Awakens had the First Order trooper design itself, now The Rise of Skywalker is bringing the full might of the dark side.Read more......
03:17, 07/11/2019

4-year-old dies after finding gun from dad, a state trooper TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say the 4-year-old son of an Ohio state trooper found his father’s gun and accidentally shot and killed himself. A coroner ruled Monday that all evidence points to the boy shooting himself after finding an unsecured weapon inside his home in Toledo. Police say t...
00:17, 05/14/2019

Sentence next for ex-Michigan trooper in teen’s death DETROIT (AP) — A former Michigan state trooper is facing a prison sentence for involuntary manslaughter for firing a Taser at a Detroit teenager who crashed an all-terrain vehicle and died. Mark Bessner quit the state police after the 2017 incident. He’s returning to court Monday for his sente...
06:34, 05/13/2019

DPS trooper recovering after cruiser struck by car near Payson TUCSON – An Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper is recovering from injuries sustained in a vehicle collision on State Route 87 near Payson, Ariz. According to officials, an elderly driver reportedly blacked out when traveling on SR 87. During this occurrence, the elderly driver reporte...
22:17, 07/30/2019

Kentucky State Police Say Trooper Assaulted BATH COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A trooper was stabbed in the leg during an altercation in Salt Lick. Kentucky State Police say that on Wednesday, Trooper Nathan Roark and Trooper Tyler Smith, along Bath County Sheriff Jesse Stewart, attempted to serve an arrest warrant on 42-year-old Bradley K. Har...
07:17, 05/23/2019

Nevada trooper pulls over hearse in HOV lane Nevada Highway Patrol says passengers must be alive in order to be counted as occupants in cars using the high occupancy vehicle lane. A hearse driver transporting a body in the HOV lane in Las Vegas was given a warning on Monday. (July 3)        ...
15:00, 07/03/2019

Court filing seems to show that the DOJ favors Qualcomm Earlier this year, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) opposed Qualcomm in a 10-day nonjury trial that was heard by Judge Lucy Koh. You might recall that she was the judge who heard the original Apple v. Samsung patent infringement case back in 2012. FTC v. Qualcomm was all about the chip maker's sal...
23:51, 05/03/2019

NBA round-up: Favors, Jazz rout Rockets "Derrick Favors recorded a double-double off the bench, and Joe Ingles helped\r\nshoulder the early load on offense as the Utah Jazz continued their strong\r\nplay with a 118-91 demolition of the Houston Rockets on Thursday in Salt Lake\r\nCity."...
14:34, 05/01/2019

Illinois State Police trooper killed during shootout An Illinois State Police Trooper died from a shootout while executing a search warrant with other SWAT team members in a dangerous residential neighborhood in East St. Louis....
17:00, 08/24/2019

Florida trooper had sex with 14-year-old girl in the back of his car: authorities A Florida state trooper has been arrested for having sex with a girl starting from when she was just 14 — at least once in the back of his car parked in a public gas station, according to authorities. Highway Patrol trooper Riley Marcus Schwarz, 23, was busted after the girl’s parents fo...
22:17, 07/28/2019

Saudi Aramco reportedly favors Tokyo for its overseas IPO Aramco's IPO will take place over two stages: A flotation on the Saudi stock exchange later this year, and an international listing in 2020 or 2021, The Wall Street Journal reported....
06:51, 08/30/2019

AP source: Pelicans acquiring Derrick Favors from Jazz NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says the New Orleans Pelicans have acquired veteran center Derrick Favors from the Utah Jazz in exchange for a pair of second-round draft choices. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Monday because the deal has no...
16:51, 07/01/2019

U.S. Defense Secretary says he favors placing missiles in Asia U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Saturday that he was in favor of placing ground-launched, intermediate-range missiles in Asia relatively soon, a day after the United States withdrew from a landmark arms control treaty....
14:51, 08/03/2019

Many Sri Lankans want a strongman leader, and that favors Gotabaya Rajapaksa Sri Lankans, angered by the government's inability to prevent the Easter Sunday terror attacks that killed more than 250 people, want a strongman back in power who can guarantee their safety and bring back economic growth....
01:51, 08/11/2019

UK home secretary favors Assange extradition on US warrant LONDON (AP) — British Home Secretary Sajid Javid says he has signed an extradition order that would send imprisoned WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the United States if British courts favor the move. Javid told BBC radio Thursday courts will decide whether Assange must face espionage charges in ...
13:34, 06/13/2019

Fed up Canada tells U.S. to help with China crisis or forget about favors Canada is leaning on the United States to help settle a dispute with China, which has started to block imports of vital Canadian commodities amid a dispute over a detained Huawei executive....
18:00, 05/05/2019

EU legal advice favors Vivendi in feud with Mediaset An Italian law that forced French media group Vivendi to forfeit most of its voting rights in Italian broadcaster Mediaset may not comply with European rules, according to European Commission legal advice seen by Reuters....
08:00, 07/13/2019

Thursday's Tour stage favors Bernal, says Thomas Defending champion Geraint Thomas hinted he might lose more time to Ineos co-team leader Egan Bernal when the Tour de France's sixth stage ends at the Planche des Belles Filles on Thursday....
00:00, 07/11/2019

Israeli education minister favors gay 'conversion therapy' Israel's education minister voiced support on Saturday for so-called gay "conversion therapy", drawing a disavowal from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, whose government's religious-rightist tilt has worried liberals a home and backers abroad....
00:34, 07/14/2019

Kentucky State Police: Man killed, trooper hurt in shooting HAZARD, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police say a man was killed and a trooper injured in an exchange of gunfire at a house near where officers were serving a search warrant. The man who was killed was one of several people who came out of the house after police arrived at a nearby location in Perry Co...
03:17, 06/12/2019

New York state trooper fatally shoots man trying to enter police car A New York state trooper fatally shot a man who tried to enter a police car early Thursday morning in Orange County, authorities said. Troopers were responding to a call for a disabled car on Interstate-84 in Montgomery, about 75 miles north of New York City, shortly before 2 a.m. when they received...
18:17, 05/23/2019

Merkel favors carbon pricing to meet environmental targets Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she flavored carbon prices to incentivize savings in climate-damaging emissions, as Germany struggles to meet its 2030 environmental targets....
15:00, 07/19/2019

Supreme Court favors Democrats in Viriginia gerrymandering case The U.S. Supreme Court in a 5-4 decision dismissed a Virginia House Republican challenge to the redrawing of House of Delegates maps in a gerrymandering case that appeared to be a victory for Democratic state lawmakers....
19:00, 06/17/2019

U.S. presidential contender Kamala Harris favors look at breaking up Facebook Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris said on Sunday that U.S. officials should consider breaking up Facebook Inc, the world's largest social media company, saying it is a utility that has gone unregulated....
21:00, 05/12/2019

Canada's new cannabis licensing favors richer companies, experts say A new licensing process for legal cannabis producers in Canada limits the ability of smaller companies to attract investment, which could leave the fledgling industry dominated by companies with deep pockets or those who got a foot in the door prior to regulation changes in May, industry executives ...
07:34, 07/26/2019

Trump Policy Favors Wealthier Immigrants for Green Cards Legal immigrants who rely on programs like food stamps and subsidized housing will find it harder to become permanent residents under a new administration proposal....
00:51, 08/13/2019

Steam recommendation engine no longer favors popular titles Steam has gone back to the drawing board with its game recommendation engine. The gaming marketplace today updated its recommendation feed to be more precise and diverse in the titles it suggests. The Steam Store's discovery system has taken some hea......
03:00, 09/13/2019

Math favors Senate Democrats in 2020, but geography gives GOP the advantage Republicans, confident about keeping the majority, say anybody-but-Kobach in Kansas, fearing the divisive ex-attorney general could cost them a seat despite close ties to Trump....
01:17, 04/29/2019

UBS Wealth closes U.S. equity overweight, favors emerging stocks UBS Global Wealth Management has closed its overweight position in U.S. equities and shifted to an overweight in emerging market and Japanese stocks, it said on Thursday....
23:34, 04/28/2019

UPDATE 1-Fed up Canada tells U.S. to help with China crisis or forget about favors Canada is leaning on the United States to help settle a dispute with China, which has started to block imports of vital Canadian commodities amid a dispute over a detained Huawei executive....
23:00, 05/05/2019

RPT-Canada's new cannabis licensing favors richer companies, experts say A new licensing process for legal cannabis producers in Canada limits the ability of smaller companies to attract investment, which could leave the fledgling industry dominated by companies with deep pockets or those who got a foot in the door prior to regulation changes in May, industry executives ...
14:17, 07/26/2019

Illinois trooper Nicholas Hopkins dies after being shot while serving a warrant EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. — An Illinois State Police trooper died from wounds suffered early Friday while executing a search warrant in East St. Louis. Trooper Nicholas Hopkins, 33, of Waterloo, a 10-year veteran of the force, was wounded during an exchange of gunfire while serving the warrant at an East...
10:34, 08/24/2019

South Carolina trooper, driver shot in failed traffic stop ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — A failed traffic stop in South Carolina ended with the driver and a state trooper shooting each other. South Carolina Department of Public Safety Director Leroy Smith says Trooper Paul Wise attempted to pull over a car late Sunday in York County for a suspected seat belt viola...
00:34, 06/04/2019

State trooper finds man pulled over on the highway playing Pokémon Go on eight different phones Maybe the hype behind Pokémon Go has subsided in your social sphere, but according to Forbes and app-centric news outlets, the app is currently pushing over $2.45 billion in revenue since its debut in 2016. Sure, the mental stimulation given by swiping is an awesome sensation for most of us, but tha...
01:34, 08/21/2019

Watch: Trooper finds driver stopped on shoulder using eight phones for 'Pokemon Go' A Washington State Patrol trooper checking on what he thought was a disabled vehicle discovered the driver had pulled over to play "Pokemon Go" -- on eight phones....
17:17, 08/19/2019

Colorado state trooper who died after crash on Interstate 70 near Denver is identified A Colorado state trooper died from his injuries Saturday morning after being struck by a vehicle hours earlier on a rural stretch of Interstate 70 outside Denver, police confirmed. ...
14:17, 06/15/2019

Telecom Italia chief favors network control in any Open Fiber tie-up Telecom Italia (TIM) should seek a way to keep control of its fixed-line network if it is merged with smaller infrastructure provider Open Fiber, the former phone monopoly's chief executive said on Tuesday....
19:00, 05/21/2019

Sears bankruptcy favors law firms over small suppliers: court filing Surprise, surprise: Fancy lawyers are making a fortune off the Sears bankruptcy — and mom-and-pop suppliers are getting stiffed. An angry group of creditors claims that white-shoe law firms and pricey financial advisers in the Sears Chapter 11 case are bleeding the retailer’s estate dry, leaving lit...
03:51, 08/30/2019

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Akon favors Bitcoin over ‘military-backed’ dollar’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Faraday used to say: Shleppppppp it! Bitcoin Price We closed the day, September 10 ...
19:01, 09/11/2019

Trump favors 'whole deal' with China, two sides prepare for trade talks President Donald Trump said on Thursday he preferred a comprehensive trade deal with China but did not rule out the possibility of an interim pact, even as he said an "easy" agreement would not be possible....
05:19, 09/13/2019

Mexico pushes back after top U.S. court favors Trump on shunning migrants Mexico pushed back on Thursday against a U.S. Supreme Court ruling granting a Trump administration request to fully enforce a new rule curtailing asylum applications by immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border, one that could create a new headache for Mexico....
19:00, 09/12/2019

State trooper charged for ‘catfishing’ woman, threatening to leak naked photos A female New York state trooper was accused of posing as a man on a dating site and threatening to post nude images of a woman if she didn’t buy her a fake driver’s license, according to a report. Jennifer Daignault, 31, of upstate Rome, who had a texting-only relationship with a 33-year-old Nassau ...
20:00, 08/21/2019

State trooper shoots machete-wielding man ‘multiple times’ during traffic stop A Pennsylvania state trooper had to shoot a man “multiple times” on Friday morning during a routine traffic stop after he attacked the cop with a machete, officials said. “Very scary situation,” recounted one officer, who spoke to The Patriot-News. The incident unfolded at th...
00:00, 05/25/2019

A Washington trooper saw a car on the side of the road. He found the driver playing Pokemon GO ... on 8 phones A Washington state trooper spotted a car pulled over on the side of a highway. The driver was playing Pokemon GO on eight phones.        ...
06:00, 08/16/2019

Nevada trooper pulls over hearse carrying corpse in carpool lane: police A mortuary driver who was driving in a Las Vegas carpool lane Monday, asked the Highway Patrol trooper who had pulled him over if the corpse he had in back of his van counted as a passenger, police said....
10:17, 07/03/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 3 Location Accessible Using Skull Trooper Emoji At Western Most Point Accessible Using the Skull Trooper Emoji At The Western Most Point is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
17:51, 06/21/2019

Dave Martinez did Sean Doolittle no favors, and now the Nats’ closer is on the injured list Martinez’s stubbornness regarding Doolittle’s role — aided and abetted by the pitcher himself — could be an issue for the Nationals down the stretch....
14:51, 08/19/2019

Boost in Factory Jobs Under Trump Favors Sunny Frontiers Over Ailing Hubs The West and oil-rich areas have seen stronger gains than the industrial Midwest, which was hit hard by outsourcing and automation, a new analysis shows....
01:51, 06/14/2019

Watch live: Trump visits Ohio, Texas, says he favors stronger background checks Protesters and supporters greeted President Donald Trump on his arrival in Dayton, Ohio, Wednesday, where he was to meet with law enforcement, families and survivors of the deadly shooting attack that killed nine people....
19:34, 08/07/2019

2019 Atlantic hurricane season now favors 'above-normal' activity, with 10-17 named storms, NOAA says After a timid start to the Atlantic hurricane season, forecasters are advising that conditions have changed to allow for "above-normal" activity as the peak months of the season have arrived....
03:34, 08/09/2019

House Robocall Bill Now Favors Criminal Charges for Offenders, May Target Debt Collectors Soon On Tuesday, members of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee unanimously approved several amendments to a popular House anti-robocall bill aimed at putting the screws to those annoying robotic annoyances that have caused millions of Americans to simply stop answering their phones.Read more....
01:34, 06/26/2019

Google favors left-leaning outlets CNN, New York Times in its Top Stories algorithm, study says Google’s Top Stories box provides users with articles from left-leaning news organizations such as CNN 62.4 percent of the time -- with only 11.3 percent coming from outlets that are considered conservative, according to a study by Northwestern University researchers....
20:00, 05/13/2019

Washington state trooper video shows small plane making emergency landing on roadway A pilot in Washington state had to make an emergency landing on a roadway last Thursday — and a state trooper caught the stunning sight on dashcam video....
04:34, 08/06/2019

The Queen apparently favors Prince George and leaves presents at the foot of his bed when he visits the Buckingham Palace Ranald Mackechnie/Royal Mail/Getty Images A royal insider told the Daily Mail that the Queen apparently favors Prince George, who turns 6-years-old tomorrow, and leaves presents at the foot of his bed when he visits Buckingham Palace. George, who is third in line to the throne, calls his 93-year-ol...
02:34, 07/22/2019

Fortnite 9.20 Leaked Skins Update: All new Airhead, Toy Trooper and more Season 9 Skins Fortnite Skins have leaked from the 9.20 Update, released today. Here's everything you need to know about the new skins and cosmetics found by dataminers....
19:51, 06/06/2019

Don't do your boss any favors buying gift cards — it's likely a scam A new "Can you do me a favor?" scam has fraudsters impersonating your boss, minister, and others to trick you into buying them gift cards.       ...
15:17, 07/02/2019

The genetics of sexual orientation are about as complex as sexual orientation Enlarge / A scene from the Copenhagen Pride Parade. (credit: Ole Jensen/Getty Images) Homosexuality is widespread among animals, and it's present in every culture we've looked at. All of which suggests that it's in some way innate to the human species. But figuring out what "innate" means is a rea...
04:17, 08/31/2019

W.Va. student accused of sex assault is accused in 2 others HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — New sexual assault charges have been filed against a student who has been able to remain at Marshall University despite being convicted in a 2016 attack against another woman on campus. News outlets report 22-year-old Joseph Hardin now faces second-degree sexual assault char...
15:17, 06/11/2019

‘Thank a Cop Day’ in Southern Arizona TUCSON – Taking place during National Police Week, “Thank a Cop Day” is Thursday, May 16. Created by the Southern Arizona Law Enforcement Foundation, the day is used to recognize and thank our local law enforcement officers. Partnering with local restaurants and businesses, meals a...
09:00, 05/16/2019

Arizona to add new lanes on I-17 PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona’s next state budget will help pay for building additional lanes along 23 miles (37 kilometers) of Interstate 17 north of the Phoenix area in two stretches where traffic can be clogged, particularly on summer and holiday weekends and after wrecks. The project will a...
00:34, 06/03/2019

N4T Investigators: Stolen in Arizona TUCSON – Arizona residents over the age of 60 have lost more than $12 million in scams in the last year. “Ten thousand Americans turn 65 every day so it’s creating a very large pool of potential victims for these fraudsters who carry out these elder frauds,” said FBI Supervis...
09:51, 06/21/2019

A hot and breezy day in Southern Arizona TUCSON – Today we’ll see the hottest daytime high temperatures so far this year. High clouds continue to spread across the region and they will thin out overnight. A ridge of high pressure is parked aloft, and this brought extremely hot conditions to Southern Arizona this afternoon. Temp...
02:17, 06/14/2019

Help is on the way for Arizona timeshare consumers Help is on the way for Arizona timeshare consumers. Governor Doug Ducey signed a bill today increasing protections for timeshare buyers. Consumers will now have 10-days to cancel timeshare purchases. The law will also curb deceptive practices – such as misrepresenting timeshare fees and buybac...
09:00, 05/24/2019

D-Day Doll lands in Southern Arizona A historic aircraft made a pit stop in Southern Arizona, on Wednesday. The D-Day Doll landed at the Tucson International Airport before it heads to Normandy for the 75th Anniversary of D-Day. Officials say the WWII-era plane flew three missions that day. Those who fly it now are dedicated to sharing...
04:00, 05/09/2019

Temperatures will continue to climb in Arizona TUCSON – It’s heating up here in Southern Arizona. Cloud cover that was around this morning has mostly pushed east. Additionally, scattered showers and thunderstorms developed across Southern Arizona this afternoon and evening. These showers are expected to be brief. Mostly clear skies ...
16:51, 06/11/2019

Inmates to get tablets in one Arizona county FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) – Pinal County authorities want to prepare inmates with skills to help them have a successful future once they get out of jail. That’s why the county Sheriff’s Office is partnering with a technology company to bring computer tablets to the inmates at the adult ...
03:17, 08/13/2019

Arizona grinds out 28-14 win over Texas Tech Khalil Tate accounted for 314 yards and two touchdowns, Gary Brightwell capped a late 99-yard drive with his second touchdown run and Arizona grinded out a 28-14 win over Texas Tech       ...
12:18, 09/15/2019

Community mourns death of Arizona DPS K9 Ax TUCSON – Arizona Department of Public Safety is mourning the passing of DPS K9 officer Ax. According to DPS, the furry officer served and protected the community as part of the department’s Explosive Ordnance Disposal Unit. He and his handler worked numerous threat responses, firearms de...
05:17, 07/13/2019

Animal cruelty law in Arizona goes into effect PHOENIX – A new animal cruelty law went into effect Tuesday and strengthens penalties for people who abuse domestic animals in Arizona. Apollo is about 34-years-old and came to Equine Voices Rescue & Sanctuary a couple of years ago. “He was dumped in an area south of the airport called D...
13:17, 08/29/2019

Most popular baby names in Arizona PHOENIX (AP) – The Social Security Administration says that Emma and Liam topped the lists for the most popular baby names in Arizona last year. Those were also the most popular names for girls and boys in the United States in 2018. The top five names for baby girls in Arizona last year were, ...
02:51, 05/20/2019

“Grant Scams” on the rise in Arizona TUCSON – Noris Montalban thought she was talking to a trusted friend. Instead, like hundreds of others, she was giving her personal information away to a scammer. “I got a message from a friend. I trusted her,” said Montalban. According to recent statistics compiled by the Better B...
09:00, 07/11/2019

Arizona schools to get $20 million for more counselors On Monday, the Arizona Board of Education officially adopted a timeline and criteria for grant money for more school counselors. The American School Counselor Association recommends a ratio of 250 students per counselor. The national average is 455 students per counselor. In Arizona, it’s 905 stude...
03:17, 08/31/2019

Cal, Arizona St move in to give Pac-12 6 ranked California and Arizona State moved into the AP Top 25 college football poll to give the Pac-12 six ranked teams, the most for the conference in almost four years....
16:17, 09/16/2019

More visitors could hike The Wave in Arizona SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A new proposal could mean bigger crowds at one of the most exclusive hiking spots in the southwestern United States. The federal Bureau of Land Management proposed changes Wednesday that would increase daily visitor limits from 20 people to 96 people per day at The Wave, a popu...
20:00, 05/08/2019

TEKNET: Where does Arizona rank in teacher’s pay TUCSON – After the Red for Ed Movement in 2018, Gov. Doug Ducey approved higher salaries for teachers. So where does Arizona rank for teacher’s pay across the country? Aalia Shaheed has more in the video below:...
12:17, 06/06/2019

Wildcat Breakdown: Northern Arizona TUCSON – Arizona scored a program-record 51 points in the first half Saturday night on their way to a 65-41 victory over Northern Arizona at Arizona Stadium. The Wildcats amassed 450 yards rushing on the game, with the biggest run coming from Gary Brightwell on a 94-yard touchdown sprint. Davi...
13:34, 09/09/2019

Arizona placed on high fire danger TUCSON – The Department of Forestry and Fire Management has placed Arizona on high fire danger because of the extreme heat this week. As of Monday, there were 11 active wildfires going on throughout Arizona. Dry conditions prompted the high fire danger alert. “We still have stage one fir...
17:34, 08/20/2019

Arizona snake to get protected habitat A unique and local snake native to Arizona has won a protected habitat. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service agreed to designate a protected habitat in Arizona for the narrow headed Mexican Garter Snake, according to the Center for Biological Diversity. Jenny Loda, a biologist and attorney working for...
17:00, 07/26/2019

Arizona Stadium receives new upgrades TUCSON – The University of Arizona is kicking off football season with new amenities. Last year, Arizona stadium underwent a $30 million renovation, mainly for the east side of the stadium. Now, the focus is on the west side. This season, the stadium features a new kids zone, enhanced food an...
10:34, 09/07/2019

Southern Arizona is drying out and heating up! TUCSON – It’s about to get hotter! High pressure continues to build in from the Northwest. This will provide a drying and warming trend for Southern Arizona. Tomorrow: Mostly sunny skies. High: 102° Tomorrow Night: Mostly clear skies. Low: 78° This ridge of high pressure will strengthen over...
04:00, 08/26/2019

Wrong-way incidents on the rise in Arizona PHOENIX (KPNX) — An investigation is underway Thursday after yet another wrong-way crash in the Valley. This time, a driver who officials believe was impaired, crashed into a DPS trooper who tried to block him. The driver went westbound in the eastbound lanes of the I-10 near Ray Road Thursday after...
11:17, 08/03/2019

Gov. Ducey will push for ‘red flag’ gun law again for Arizona KPNX – President Trump is calling for more focus on mental health screenings in the wake of two mass shootings over the weekend. “We must reform our mental health laws to better identify mentally disturbed individuals who may commit acts of violence,” said President Trump. Accordi...
08:34, 08/07/2019

Could a major earthquake happen in Arizona? TUCSON – As thousands of Californians await the aftermath of the most recent earthquake, residents of Arizona wonder if the same seismic event could happen in their state. The California earthquakes were recorded in Tucson at a seismic station located in the Catalina Mountains. With the latest...
16:17, 07/08/2019

Arizona to consider reviving the death penalty Joseph Wood was the last person executed in Arizona. It was July 23, 2014, and it took the state nearly two hours to put him to death. Dale Baich was one of Wood’s attorneys. He witnessed the execution. “After about nine minutes, his mouth opened wide, his head moved up against the restr...
11:17, 08/03/2019

Ex-Arizona assistant gets 3-month sentence A judge has sentenced Emanuel "Book" Richardson, a former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona, to three months in prison for his role in a college hoops corruption scandal....
20:51, 06/06/2019

Arizona House OKs Navajo school voucher fix FILE – In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 file photo, Kathy Hoffman, a Democratic superintendent of public education, poses for a portrait in Phoenix. Arizona lawmakers are moving to allow a handful of children from the Navajo reservation to continue using school vouchers at a Christian school ...
19:00, 05/24/2019

FBI asking for public’s help in searching for missing Arizona woman PHOENIX — The Federal Bureau of Investigation is asking for the public’s help searching for an Arizona woman who was last seen on the Navajo Nation nearly a month ago. Jamie Lynnette Yazzie was last seen in the area of Pinon, Arizona, on the evening of June 30. Yazzie, 31, also goes by Jamie M...
07:00, 07/20/2019

Arizona should drop charges against pro-migrant activist: U.N. United Nations human rights experts urged U.S. authorities on Wednesday to drop charges against an Arizona man on trial for providing aid and shelter to migrants crossing over from Mexico....
12:00, 06/05/2019

Joe Arpaio wants to be sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona, again Joe Arpaio is looking to get back in the saddle again as the former Arizona sheriff said Sunday that he plans to run for the position he lost in 2016. The former Maricopa County sheriff, who was pardoned last year by President Trump for a federal contempt-of-court conviction, pledged to enforce his ...
16:34, 08/26/2019

Bagley's younger brother commits to Arizona St. ESPN 100 forward Marcus Bagley, the younger brother of Kings forward and former No. 2 pick Marvin Bagley III, announced his commitment to Arizona State on Monday....
02:17, 07/30/2019

Photos: Chasing storms in southern Arizona #metaslider_285263_filmstrip.flexslider .slides li {margin-right: 5px;} Tucson’s north side lighting / John Batbie John Batbie John Batbie Douglas, Arizona on Thurs, June 19, 2019 / Greg McCown ...
00:34, 07/20/2019

Arizona man arrested for possession of child pornography CORDES LAKE, Ariz. – Yavapai County Sheriff Detectives arrested a man for having child pornography in his home. Jon Anderson, 67, was arrested on July 30 at his home in Cordes Lake, a city about an hour’s drive north of Phoenix. The detectives worked with investigators from the Internet Crimes...
05:17, 08/02/2019

Arizona regents settle $2M lawsuit over gender pay gap TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Three former college deans have settled their $2 million lawsuit against the Arizona Board of Regents alleging gender discrimination. Both parties announced in a joint statement Wednesday that the matter was “mutually resolved” for an undisclosed amount. Former Unive...
22:00, 07/24/2019

Arizona Bowl sued for breach of contract TUCSON – The Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl is being sued by the Arizona Sports Entertainment Commission claiming a breach of contract. An eight-page complaint states the nonprofit failed to pay a $100,000 to the Arizona Sports and Entertainment Commission after not renewing their contract. R...
17:00, 05/02/2019

Lemonade is now the official state drink of Arizona TUCSON – “Lemonade is the official state drink,” that is the lone sentence that made up House Bill 2692. First presented by Republican Rep. Warren Petersen, the bill made it through the House and then the Arizona Senate after two attempts. The bill made it to Gov. Doug Ducey’...
13:51, 05/14/2019

Arizona Football Gameday: Texas Tech TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate failed to live up to the Heisman Trophy hype a year ago, hampered by injuries and a new offensive system. Now that he’s healthy and has a better grasp of how second-year coach Kevin Sumlin wants him to run the offense, Tate is again proving to be ...
14:34, 09/14/2019

Lauren Bruner, one of last survivors of USS Arizona, dies at 98 Lauren Bruner, one of the last four survivors of the attack on the USS Arizona by Japanese planes on Dec. 7, 1941, died Tuesday in California. He was 98....
14:34, 09/14/2019

Showers and thunderstorms fire up across Southern Arizona TUCSON – Scattered showers and thunderstorms developed across Southern Arizona this afternoon. These storms produced heavy rain, small hail, gusty winds, and lightning. Be careful on the roads. Turn around, don’t drown! There will be another opportunity for monsoon storms this evening across ...
13:17, 08/29/2019

Arizona man arrested for beheading, mutilating dog of roommate BUCKEYE, Ariz. (AP) — Police in Buckeye say a man has been arrested for allegedly mutilating and beheading a dog. They say 21-year-old Jose Vega Meza has been booked into a Phoenix jail on suspicion of two counts of animal cruelty and one count of misdemeanor assault for allegedly attacking another ...
23:00, 06/18/2019

HBO to follow Arizona St, Florida, Penn St, Washington St HBO Sports is going behind the scenes with the football programs at Arizona State, Florida, Penn State and Washington State in its “24/7” documentary series...
23:34, 09/18/2019

Thursday Forecast: The 90s return to Southern Arizona TUCSON – Temperatures are bouncing back to near-average. This warming trend is courtesy of a ridge of high pressure, which will continue to develop and amplify. This system will build through Northern Mexico and Texas. Today’s forecast high will peak at 92 degrees under abundant sunshine...
14:51, 05/30/2019

Arizona transfers 716 from prison with lock problems PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Department of Corrections has transferred more than 700 inmates from Phoenix-area state prison with cell door lock problems to other prisons. The prisoners were moved from one of three units that a union representing guards says have lock problems that led to an inmateR...
06:34, 05/17/2019

Arizona wildfire danger remains high TUCSON – The 4th of July holiday weekend proved to be busy for crews fighting dozens of wildfires across Arizona. According to the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management, between Thursday, July 4th and Sunday, July 7th, firefighters responded to 46 wildfires across the state. Those...
03:51, 07/11/2019

Marlins vs. Diamondbacks: Numbers side with Arizona “Anybody who interferes with police is going to suffer the consequences.” Drop-in-the-bucket quote from Mayor “I couldn’t care less” de Blasio after buckets of water were tossed at his NYPD. Remember, if you want a problematic power grid and a powerless police force, vote Bill de Blasio for presiden...
23:34, 07/26/2019

Why Trump tariffs could hit Arizona with double whammy PHOENIX (KPNX) – President Donald Trump’s trade war with China could deliver a double whammy to Arizona. Trump’s proposed tariffs amount to a 25 percent tax on about 6,000 products from China, from laptops to women’s handbags to Christmas decorations. Businesses could suffer if sales slow down...
23:17, 05/15/2019

Arizona man beheaded roommate’s dog as she moved out: police A woman moving out of a home in Arizona made a horrifying discovery over the weekend when she opened a box and discovered her mutilated and headless dog inside, officials said. The Buckeye Police Department said the woman was moving out of a home she shared with 21-year-old Jose Vega Meza in the Pho...
02:51, 06/19/2019

Arizona bans coyote killing contests PHOENIX (AP) – The Arizona Game and Fish Commission has voted to ban organized contests where hunters try to kill the most coyotes or other predators for prizes. Friday’s 4-0 vote bans contests that require registration and a fee and award prizes for killing the most coyotes or other fur...
03:00, 06/23/2019

Lawmakers pass $11.8 billion Arizona budget PHOENIX (AP) – The Latest on action at the Arizona Legislature as members rush to adjourn for the year (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Arizona has a new $11.8 billion budget after lawmakers overcame tense infighting among Republicans, who hold narrow majorities in the House and Senate. Budget bil...
23:34, 05/28/2019

Diamondbacks vs. Marlins: Roll with Arizona’s Robbie Ray Our selections gone to hell this week, we look for divine guidance on this Sunday and read from the Book of John. “HELP! I need somebody. HELP! Not just anybody. HELP! You know I need someone. HELP!” Now let’s try this again. We took the D’backs on Friday at Miami and watched the Marlins rally......
17:17, 07/28/2019

Arizona Highway Patrol getting first female commander PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Highway Patrol is getting its first female commander. The state Department of Public Safety says Maj. Jenna Mitchell on Saturday will be promoted to lieutenant colonel and become the department’s assistant director for the Highway Patrol Division. The department said...
08:34, 07/05/2019

Arizona Mayor to Nike: We Still Want You, Even If Governor Doesn't The mayor of Goodyear, Ariz., said local officials still wanted Nike Inc. to open a factory in the city after the governor of the state pulled his support for the project in protest of the sneaker giant’s decision not to sell a shoe featuring an early American flag....
23:34, 07/03/2019

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Arizona Cardinals Some people are fans of the Arizona Cardinals. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Arizona Cardinals. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
18:34, 07/22/2019

Arizona man beheaded roommate's dog as she moved out, police say A woman moving out of a home in Arizona had a horrifying discovery over the weekend when she opened a box and discovered her mutilated and headless dog inside, according to officials....
21:00, 06/18/2019

Arizona’s famed ‘The Wave’ might open to the masses Internet influencers and the selfie-obsessed are known for their disregard of nature — by trampling over rare blooms, ruining Burning Man with Instagram culture and even dying for the perfect photo. Which is why it’s so hard to believe that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) would consi...
10:00, 05/15/2019

Unemployment rate in Arizona remains unchanged in May TUCSON – The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for Arizona, which adjusts for seasonal fluctuations in the labor force, has remained unchanged from April 2019 to May 2019 at 4.9%. Specifically, during the month of May, Arizona’s 3.5 million person work force increased by only 353 people. F...
01:34, 06/21/2019

Arizona residents ordered to evacuate because of wildfire The human-caused Woodbury Fire in Arizona has already scorched 79 square miles of Superstitions Wilderness since June 8, officials say.        ...
07:00, 06/21/2019

Ex-Arizona sheriff Arpaio running to try to get his job back PHOENIX (AP) — The former metro Phoenix sheriff pardoned by President Donald Trump on a conviction related to sweeps aimed at finding immigrants in the country illegally has announced that he will try to get back the job he lost in 2016. Republican Joe Arpaio announced his 2020 campaign for Maricopa...
02:34, 08/27/2019

17 of America’s worst nursing homes in Arizona TUCSON- Arizona did not score well in a new report ranking nursing homes across the country. Nearly 20 of America’s worst nursing homes can be found in Arizona. The list was put together by the Long Term Care Community Coalition. The facilities were evaluated on a scale from one to five. The r...
13:17, 08/29/2019

Here are 10 of Arizona's most photogenic spots. Some of them might surprise you Arizona is filled with scenic locations. Some are obvious, like Sedona and Grand Canyon. Others are more surprising. Here are 10 worth photographing.       ...
18:02, 09/16/2019

Joe Arpaio wants to be sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona again Joe Arpaio is looking to get back in the saddle again as the former Arizona sheriff said Sunday that he plans to run for the position he lost in 2016. The former Maricopa County sheriff, who was pardoned last year by President Trump for a federal contempt-of-court conviction, pledged to enforce his ...
11:34, 08/26/2019

Arizona Softball eliminated from Pac-12 title contention With a 5-4 loss at UCLA, the Arizona Wildcats cannot win the 2019 Pac-12 Championship. Arizona built a 3-0 lead off home runs from Jessie Harper and a two-run shot from Dejah Mulipola. Harper’s home run is her 62nd of her career, which is the most among active NCAA juniors. The Arizona record ...
08:17, 05/11/2019

NCAA launches investigation of Arizona program In federal court, prosecutors played a phone call in which former Arizona assistant Emanuel "Book" Richardson tells sports manager Christian Dawkins that head coach Sean Miller was paying Deandre Ayton $10,000 per month....
23:00, 05/04/2019

Are the escaped murder suspects still in Arizona? Authorities think so A pair of escaped murder suspects from Arizona who have been on the run for nearly 10 days may be getting help, the U.S. Marshals Service said Wednesday. Blane Barksdale, 56, and his wife, Susan, 59, were being transported from Rochester, New York, to Tucson when they overpowered their guards in Uta...
18:02, 09/06/2019

Construction Career Days comes to Southern Arizona TUCSON – Save the date for Southern Arizona Construction Career Days. It will be held at the Tucson Rodeo Grounds on November 6th and 7th from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Over 2,000 students will get the chance to receive hands-on construction experience and be able to talk to local companies, organizati...
03:34, 09/06/2019

Arizona governor will decide whether to legalize nunchucks PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona may lift the legal restrictions around owning nunchucks. The House voted Thursday to remove nunchucks from the list of deadly weapons that are illegal to own in most circumstances. GettyImages The weapons used in martial arts are made from two sticks or rods connected by a rop...
05:17, 05/03/2019

Arizona Tea maker enters the cannabis market In another example of marijuana hitting the mass market, the maker of Arizona Tea is entering the market for vape pens and cannabis-infused gummies and drinks through a licensing deal with Dixie Brands....
17:00, 08/07/2019

Humane Society of Southern Arizona looking for fosters TUCSON- The Humane Society of Southern Arizona is asking the community to help find foster homes for pets staying in their shelter. HSSA’S Foster Care Program provides care for pets that are not quite ready for adoption. Foster care volunteers will care for pets in their own homes, providing ...
02:51, 05/23/2019

Bulletproof backpacks for sale at Arizona stores PHOENIX (KPNX) — In the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting that killed 20 children back in 2012, a Florida company called Guard Dog began making bulletproof backpacks. Those backpacks are now available pretty much anywhere you can buy school supplies. OfficeMax/Office Depot began sell...
05:17, 08/02/2019

Arizona Iced Tea Maker Turns to Weed The company behind Arizona Iced Tea is getting into the market for marijuana-infused gummies and drinks in the U.S. and Canada, seeking new avenues for growth after losing ground in its core tea business....
22:34, 08/07/2019

Lists of top five most popular baby names in Arizona PHOENIX (AP) – The Social Security Administration says that Emma and Liam topped the lists for the most popular baby names in Arizona last year. Those were also the most popular names for girls and boys in the United States in 2018. The top five names for baby girls in Arizona last year were, ...
00:17, 05/20/2019

Arizona soccer to play ten televised matches TUCSON – Arizona soccer fans will be able to catch the Cats on TV in most of their Pac-12 matches this year. UA will be playing nine of their 11 Pac-12 matches on the Pac-12 Networks. The Cats open the regular season at home on Thursday, Aug. 22 in a non-conference match against Long Beach Sta...
14:00, 06/27/2019

US to decide whether to retry Arizona border activist TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) – Federal prosecutors are getting ready to announce whether they’ll retry a border activist after a U.S. jury was unable to reach a verdict against him on charges of conspiracy to transport and harbor migrants. The decision about whether to file new charges against Sco...
15:17, 07/02/2019

Arizona leaders weigh in on Alabama abortion law TUCSON- Alabama’s new, restrictive abortion law remains in the national spotlight. Arizona leaders are weighing in. Our sister station News 12’s Brahm Resnik got reaction from U.S. Senators Kyrsten Sinema and Martha McSally on the ban. Sen. McSally is pro-life and Sen. Sinema is pro-choi...
04:00, 05/21/2019

Storms bring spring snow to Arizona TUCSON – May typically brings temperatures near triple digits, but this year spring snow is falling in Arizona. Visitors on Mt. Lemmon experienced snow flurries, on Monday. People stopped to capture video of the snowflakes outside the Mt. Lemmon General Store and the Cookie Cabin. Other areas ...
04:00, 05/21/2019

Hundreds of firefighters assigned to Arizona wildfire SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) — Hundreds of firefighters are assigned to an Arizona wildfire that incident managers anticipate will be fanned by strong winds and high temperatures. The human-caused fire has burned nearly 16 square miles (41 square kilometers) of grass and brush in rugged terrain of the Tonto...
21:51, 06/13/2019

New migrant processing center to open in Arizona U.S. Customs and Border Protection is opening a new facility for migrants in Yuma, Arizona, near the Mexico border. The 500-person tent will house migrant families and children. (June 28)        ...
02:17, 06/29/2019

Showers and thunderstorms move through Southern Arizona TUCSON – Monsoon 2019 finally kicked into high gear. Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms developed across Southern Arizona. Heavy downpours, along with lightning and gusty winds occurred across the Tucson Metro this afternoon. Flooding and blowing dust are a concern with these sho...
12:00, 07/14/2019

Arizona softball’s season ends against Alabama The Alabama Crimson Tide eliminated Arizona from the Women’s College World Series 2-0. The Wildcats went 1-2 in Oklahoma City, falling one game short of the WCWS Final Four. Arizona finishes the year 48-14....
18:00, 06/02/2019

Kansas Senator rescued while hiking in Arizona Kansas Sen. Jerry Moran's office says the 65-year-old has suffered an ankle injury while hiking on a mountain in Phoenix. (May 30)        ...
05:17, 05/31/2019

Search continues for Arizona man missing in Wyoming JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) – Search and rescue crews in west-central Wyoming plan to look through the weekend for a 21-year-old man who is believed to be missing in the Snake River. Teton County crews have been looking for Averin Scott in the Jackson area since Thursday, when he was reported missing. ...
06:51, 07/07/2019

Friday forecast: The 90s will return to Southern Arizona TUCSON – Get ready for a warm-up. Today’s forecast high in Tucson will reach the 90 degree mark under abundant sunshine. This warm-up is thanks to a ridge of high pressure, parked to our west. This will continue to build and expand over the desert Southwest. This weekend temperatures will peak...
15:51, 05/03/2019

Memorial Day will feel more like April from California to Arizona Memorial Day marks the unofficial start to summer, but the weather for this holiday weekend will feel more like April across the southwestern United States....
18:17, 05/22/2019

Warren calls for big immigration changes at Arizona event Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks during a town hall campaign stop, Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York) TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Democratic candidate Elizabeth Warren is calling for big changes in U.S. immigration policy. She spoke before so...
22:17, 08/02/2019

Arizona man sentenced to prison for domestic assault PHOENIX – Federal prosecutors say an Oak Springs, Arizona man is headed to prison in connection with a domestic assault case. Shaun Gui Hale, 33, will spend the next seven years in prison, after he pleaded guilty to charges earlier this year. Investigators say Hale repeatedly punched and stran...
04:00, 05/21/2019

Purple heroin found in southern Arizona TUCSON – Drug experts say a dangerous combination of heroin and carfentanil is now being found in Southern Arizona. “it’s showing up quite a bit so it’s coming,” said Nick Jones with Recovery in Motion. Known as purple heroin or “purp”, health officials say ...
10:00, 06/04/2019

Breaking up companies like Facebook is an option we should look at: Arizona AG When it comes to dealing with tech giants such as Facebook there should be a "menu of options" available — including splitting them up, says Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich....
07:00, 05/18/2019

USS Arizona Memorial back open after repairs (KHNL) Thousands of visitors flocked to the USS Arizona Memorial Sunday, which reopened after 15 months of repairs. The memorial has been closed since May 2018 after the dock was partially submerged and cracks were found. More than $2 million dollars were spent on the renovation project. “We had ...
16:34, 09/03/2019

Scherzer strikes out 10, Nationals beat Arizona 7-3 WASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer struck out 10 in seven innings, Anthony Rendon and Howie Kendrick homered and the Washington Nationals defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-3 on Friday night. Scherzer (5-5) leads the National League with 136 strikeouts. He gave up two runs and three hits, including hom...
05:51, 06/15/2019

Arizona Cardinals COO Ron Minegar arrested on suspicion of DUI CHANDLER, Ariz. — Arizona Cardinals executive Ron Minegar has been arrested on suspicion of DUI. Chandler police say Minegar was stopped around 11:30 p.m. Saturday for speeding, failure to drive within one lane of traffic and driving within the bicycle lane. They say further investigation resulted i...
15:19, 08/12/2019

Nike keeps plans for Arizona factory despite controversy PHOENIX (AP) — Nike is going forward with plans to make soles for Nike Air shoes in a Phoenix suburb. The shoemaker confirmed its plans Thursday even though Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey last week blocked state money for the facility when Nike pulled a flag-themed shoe from the market. The move came after...
01:00, 07/12/2019

Arizona family granted US residency after 25 years PHOENIX, Ariz. – Veronica Carrillo was speechless when she saw what she and her husband got in the mail. After 25 years in the United States, four children that are US citizens and thousands of dollars in legal costs, Veronica and Alex Carrillo received their permanent residency. They returned...
12:00, 08/09/2019

Arizona 3-year-old died in hot car as temperatures hit nearly 100 degrees An Arizona toddler died in a scorching car where she was left for up to three hours as temperatures soared to nearly 100 degrees, according to a new report. The 3-year-old girl was found in her father’s pickup truck in a Gilbert neighborhood shortly after noon, authorities told local station KHPO. &...
16:00, 09/04/2019

Report: Las Vegas also inquired about Arizona Diamondbacks LAS VEGAS (AP) — A report says Las Vegas followed neighboring Henderson in talks with the Arizona Diamondbacks last year, possibly about moving the Major League Baseball team from Phoenix to southern Nevada. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports it obtained documents showing the team and Las Vegas si...
22:34, 09/13/2019

Arizona unemployment rate declines to 4.8% in April PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 4.8% in April, down from 5% in March. State officials say Arizona’s labor force declined by nearly 3,000 people during the same period while the number of nonfarm jobs rose by 12,500. The government sector added 2,...
07:34, 05/18/2019

More than 5,000 valley fever cases reported in Arizona this year TUCSON — There have been more than 5,000 cases of Valley fever in Arizona so far this year, according to the Arizona Department of Health Services. That number is up from what we saw this time in the past couple of years. “The very highest was in 2011 when there were 16,000 cases reported to t...
12:51, 07/17/2019

Girl Scouts of Southern Arizona take on “Camp Fury” TUCSON – Girl Scouts of Southern Arizona are learning the ins and outs of working in a firehouse. News 4 Tucson Photojournalist Tim Eden got an inside look at “Camp Fury.” Watch below:...
11:51, 05/30/2019

Opinion: Arizona Cardinals should sign Colin Kaepernick President Trump has said he'd "love to see" Colin Kaepernick on an NFL roster. The Cardinals have a need and should find a way.       ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Kansas Wants to Ship Its Inmates Off to Private Prisons in Arizona The Kansas prison system is in shambles. And rather than reform or fix it, the state is now poised to push prisoners off to a controversial private prison company and its facilities in Arizona....
04:17, 06/07/2019

Expect dangerous heat across Southern Arizona this week TUCSON – Expect another dry day in Tucson. Tomorrow: Mostly sunny and hot. High: 105° Tomorrow night: Mostly clear and warm. Low: 78° Tucson is expected to remain dry tomorrow. A slight chance of Isolated showers will be possible for areas south and east of Tucson. Highs tomorrow will run 5...
07:17, 08/19/2019

Reyes’ homer lifts Paddack, Padres to 2-1 win over Arizona SAN DIEGO (AP) — Franmil Reyes hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning to lift rookie Chris Paddack and the San Diego Padres to a 2-1 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night. The Padres snapped a three-game losing streak that had dropped them one game below .500 for the first tim...
08:17, 05/21/2019

Concern over Mexico tariffs grows in southern Arizona NOGALES – Concern is growing over the president’s promise to impose tariffs on Mexican imports. In a press conference in London Tuesday, President Trump said a 5 percent tariff will start next week. Produce distributors gathered in Nogales to express their displeasure with the idea. “We do not...
02:34, 06/05/2019

Maeda allows only 3 hits in 7 innings; Dodgers beat Arizona Kenta Maeda allowed only three hits over seven innings, Max Muncy homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers bounced back with a 4-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks       ...
15:00, 08/11/2019

Waymo resumes testing self-driving trucks in Arizona Waymo -- Alphabet's autonomous vehicle company -- announced that it would resume testing its trucks on Phoenix freeways. The company had pulled its Class 8 trucks off the road back in 2017, after some brief tests in the state. Tests of the self-drivi......
07:51, 05/30/2019

Woman who lifted Arizona mosque items gets probation A woman captured on video making derogatory comments about Muslims as she and a friend took pamphlets and other items from an Arizona mosque is scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday on an aggravated criminal damage conviction....
04:17, 06/05/2019

Young no-hits Rockies over 6 innings in Arizona's 5-3 win Alex Young tossed six no-hit innings in his second career start, Eduardo Escobar had three RBIs and the Arizona Diamondbacks completed a three-game sweep with a 5-3 win over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday       ...
01:34, 07/08/2019

Arizona Baseball will miss NCAA Tournament for second season TUCSON – Despite a hot finish to the regular season, the Arizona baseball team will miss the NCAA Tournament for the second straight season. On Monday, the NCAA Division I Baseball Committee announced the 64 teams competing for the 2019 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship. Unfortunately, the...
20:17, 05/27/2019

Game machine company reaches $1M settlement with Arizona PHOENIX (AP) — A New Jersey company has reached a $1 million settlement with Arizona over its distribution of rigged electronic gaming devices. The Arizona Attorney General’s Office announced Wednesday that a Maricopa County Superior Court judge approved the settlement with Betson Coin-Op Dist...
11:51, 05/30/2019

The Latest: Arizona Senate OKs childhood sex assault bill PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on action at the Arizona Legislature as members rush to adjourn for the year (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has signed legislation increasing the amount of time that childhood sex assault victims can sue their alleged attackers. The proposal had deadlo...
05:51, 05/28/2019

Arizona’s 2020 marijuana initiative tries to fix what went wrong the last time PHOENIX — Arizona’s second attempt to legalize recreational marijuana responds to the questions that doomed the first effort, in 2016. Worried about your kids eating pot gummies? Supporters say they’ve got you covered. How about people getting high on the highway? This initiative claims ...
03:17, 08/13/2019

Arizona's Mint Dispensary, A Restaurant That Adds Weed To Everything Mint Dispensary, a unique store/restaurant in Arizona offering the likes of chicken wings dressed with THC, the active ingredient of marijuana.This emporium of the marijuana plant, located in the......
13:17, 08/03/2019

Outrage over Arizona man who killed teen for listening to rap music A white Arizona man is accused of stabbing a black 17-year-old for listening to rap music in a cold-blooded murder that is now provoking outrage online in response to the suspect’s mental illness defense. Michael Adams, 27, was charged with the first-degree premeditated murder of Elijah Al-Ami...
01:00, 07/09/2019

New bill aims to protect those who work in Arizona heat TUCSON – Hot temperatures can be deadly especially for those working in the heat all day long. Just this month, Congressman Raul Grijalva introduced a new bill that would protect workers from heat stress. In a letter to House colleagues, Grijalva said there is no federal heat standard that ens...
02:51, 07/16/2019

Isolated thunderstorms and showers continue across Southern Arizona TUCSON – Isolated thunderstorms and showers continue mainly near mountain ranges. A Severe Thunderstorm Warning was issued for Douglas. Outflows may produce thunderstorms or showers around Tucson this evening and overnight. Storm motion is following a clockwise pattern at 5 mph. Early tomorro...
01:00, 08/06/2019

Arizona man gets life sentence for killing, burying couple An Arizona man was sentenced on Monday to life in prison for killing a couple and burying them in his backyard in a 6-foot-deep grave he dug with a borrowed backhoe, his lawyer said....
05:17, 08/20/2019

Arizona State eliminates Stony Brook from NCAAs, 13-5 BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Trevor Hauver had three hits, drove in two runs and scored twice, and Arizona State staved off elimination in the NCAA tournament with a 13-5 victory over Stony Brook on Saturday. Gage Workman and Sam Ferri also had three hits apiece, while Spencer Torkelson, Alika Williams a...
00:34, 06/02/2019

Scattered showers and hot temperatures persist across Southern Arizona Heavy rain moved through sections of Santa Cruz, Cochise, and Pima counties today. Some areas experienced heavy downbursts and microburst type winds. Tonight, storms will begin to dissipate, but there will still be a slight chance for isolated showers to develop in Tucson. Tomorrow, a similar patte...
03:51, 08/04/2019

Astronauts' playground: the corner of Arizona that stood in for the moon All 24 men who flew to the moon with the Apollo program trained in the rugged canyons, craters and lava fields near FlagstaffOn 20 July 1969, the world paused as an estimated 600 million people watched Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walk on the moon. But few knew they were watching steps those men h...
08:00, 07/19/2019

Ex-Arizona assistant basketball coach gets 3-month sentence A judge has sentenced a former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona to three months in prison for his role in a college hoops corruption scandal        ...
19:34, 06/06/2019

Museum Fire burning in northern Arizona now 46% contained Museum Fire near Flagstaff, Ariz. Courtesy: Coconino County Twitter FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say the Museum Fire burning in a northern Arizona mountain pass is close to being halfway contained. The fire is up to 46% contained Sunday from 35% Saturday. Fire officials say the blaze has scor...
22:51, 07/28/2019

Ex-Arizona schools considered for temporary migrant lodging Arizona school district officials are considering former school buildings to house migrant families. The Phoenix Elementary School District approved a three-month lease Friday for the Ann Ott School to temporarily house more than 80 people. The Tucson Unified School District is considering using Men...
05:17, 07/13/2019

Rookie OF Ramirez homers to help Marlins beat Arizona 5-1 Rookie outfielder Harold Ramirez homered, hit a line drive that scored the tiebreaking run and made consecutive catches against the fence to help the Miami Marlins beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1       ...
23:17, 07/28/2019

Arizona animal rescue is trying to rebuild after a devastating fire TUCSON – An Arizona animal rescue is trying to rebuild after a devastating fire. Julie Anaya says the Lend-A-Bone Rescue building caught fire on May 12. Damaging much of the front portion of the building. “I started crying honestly, it just like overwhelmed me,” said Anaya. While A...
08:51, 06/05/2019

Temporary border processing facility coming To Arizona YUMA, Ariz. (KYMA) – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials have confirmed that a temporary processing facility will be constructed in Yuma, Arizona, following an influx of migrants being apprehended in the sector. Officials plan to have the facility up and running within the next 30 day...
11:51, 05/30/2019

Tribes, environmentalists battle copper mine in Arizona SONOITA, Ariz. (AP) — Native American tribes and environmental groups are fighting to stop a Canadian firm from opening a copper mine in southeastern Arizona, arguing it could desecrate sacred, ancestral lands and pollute the air and water. Opponents of the Rosemont Mine say they worry the project w...
17:34, 05/19/2019

Walker Buehler records 11 Ks, Dodgers beat Arizona 3-1 Walker Buehler pitched struck out 11 in eight innings of two-hit ball and Corey Seager hit a three-run homer as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondback 3-1 Monday in the opener of a three-game series        ...
08:00, 06/04/2019

Knife-wielding man dies after fall off moving car in Arizona FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Authorities in northern Arizona say they’re investigating the death of a man who fell off the roof of a moving car following a struggle. Coconino County Sheriff’s deputies and Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers from Flagstaff responded to Highway 89N ne...
00:00, 08/09/2019

Federal authorities: suspect fatally shoots self in Arizona SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a suspect is dead after a car chase involving federal agents in south Scottsdale. They say the man fatally shot himself Thursday afternoon. His name and age haven’t been released yet along with information on why the suspect was wanted. Officials with t...
05:17, 08/02/2019

Driver unharmed after cactus crashes through car windshield in Arizona He walked away without a prick. An Arizona driver was somehow barely injured Wednesday when his car’s windshield was pierced straight-through by a large cactus. Kai Scott, 39, ran into the saguaro around 9:30 a.m. in Tuscon, the Arizona Daily Star reported. Photos from the incident show the la...
06:00, 07/11/2019

Tucson City Council looks into selling Hotel Arizona TUCSON – Tucson City Council is looking into selling Hotel Arizona to a new developer that would make the empty hotel into a Hyatt Regency. A third party will conduct an economic analysis for the city to make sure the sale would be beneficial to taxpayers. Hotel Arizona sits in the heart of do...
03:51, 07/11/2019

Another Arizona Republican Is Worried About Immigrants 'Flooding' America On July 15, Arizona state senator Sylvia Allen was supposed to be commemorating the Mormon political pioneers of Arizona. Instead, Allen gave a 25-minute speech that included her alarm at the declining birth rate among white people and other anti-immigrant beliefs in what the Phoenix New Times, whic...
22:17, 07/29/2019

Inland by Téa Obreht review – an otherworldly vision of Arizona Set during a drought, this spectacular follow-up to the award-winning The Tiger’s Wife reinvents the western“There are wounds of time and there are wounds of person,” cautions a camel driver in the extraordinary second novel by Téa Obreht. “Sometimes people come through their wounds, but time does n...
11:34, 08/07/2019

The Latest: Wrong-way crash in Arizona kills 5, police say KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly wrong-way crash in Arizona (all times local): ___ 2:35 p.m. Arizona authorities say a fifth person has died in a wrong-way crash on a rural highway. The Arizona Department of Public Safety says on Twitter that the driver of the wrong-way vehicle Friday is...
23:17, 05/25/2019

Arizona Legislature begins work on budget bills PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona House committee charged with reviewing the state budget proposal has kicked off a daylong hearing on the $11.8 billion spending plan. Minority Democrats on the appropriations committee immediately began trying to amend the bills to reflect their spending priorities but are...
23:00, 05/22/2019

Arizona Bowl pens contract with Mid-American Conference TUCSON – The Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl has penned a new contract with the Mid-American and Mountain West conferences and they made it official Thursday by signing a football helmet. Every six years, bowl games realign with conferences. From 2020 until 2025, the Arizona Bowl will feature a top tie...
01:34, 07/27/2019

Brnovich: Executions to resume in Arizona after 5-year hiatus PHOENIX (AP) — Attorney General Mark Brnovich says Arizona is poised to resume executions after a five-year hiatus. The hiatus was brought on by an execution that critics said was botched, a lawsuit challenging the way the state carries out the death penalty, and the difficulty of finding lethal inj...
09:34, 07/27/2019

Arizona Softball one win away from Women’s College World Series Arizona softball beat #11 Ole Miss 5-2 at Hillenbrand Stadium Friday to win the first game of a potential three-game Super Regional Series. The Wildcats trailed twice – 1-0 and 2-1, but battled back to help pitcher Taylor McQuillin pick up the win. Arizona will face Ole Miss at Hillenbrand Sta...
08:17, 05/25/2019

Arizona high school gives car to student with perfect attendance This sure beats a certificate. An Arizona high school gave a car to a student to reward him for his perfect attendance record this year. The East Valley Institute of Technology in Phoenix ran its perfect attendance list for each of its campuses — and several hundred students ended up qualifyin...
20:51, 05/22/2019

Tackling gun violence in Arizona since 2011 Tucson shooting PHOENIX- On January 8, 2011, Tucson experienced a mass shooting when a gunman opened fire at a U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords Congress On Your Corner event, killing six people and injuring others. Following the shooting, the Arizona Criminal Justice Commission issued a National Instant Crimin...
05:51, 08/10/2019

Nike goes ahead with investment in new Arizona manufacturing plant Nike Inc said on Thursday it will open a manufacturing facility in Goodyear, Arizona, with a likely investment of at least $184 million, going ahead with the site after the state of Arizona last week withdrew an incentive package following the footwear maker's cancellation of a controversial sneaker...
04:34, 07/12/2019

Arizona border activist going on trial for helping migrants PHOENIX (AP) — A border activist charged with helping a pair of migrants with water, food and lodging is set to go on trial in U.S. court in Arizona. Defendant Scott Daniel Warren has argued that his spiritual values compel him to help all people in distress. The trial is scheduled to begin Wednesda...
20:00, 05/28/2019

Arizona prisons ban book that’s critical of justice system PHOENIX — Arizona has banned prisoners from reading a book that discusses the impact of the criminal justice system on black men, drawing outcry from First Amendment advocates who say the move is censorship. The American Civil Liberties Union called on the Arizona Department of Corrections this week...
23:00, 05/22/2019

A former U.S. Representative from Arizona is seeking a pardon from President Trump A former U.S. Representative from Arizona is seeking a pardon from President Trump. Rick Renzi was convicted in 20-13 of corruption, money laundering and other charges. Renzi’s attorney has requested an investigation into his conviction. Claiming conversations were illegally wiretapped and evi...
12:17, 05/23/2019

Arizona vs. ASU rivalry game changes; Football Schedule Updates TUCSON – The first and last games on the 2019 Arizona football regular season schedule, both road contests, received updates on Thursday. The Wildcats’ season opener at Hawai’i on Aug. 24 will be televised by CBS Sports Network, it was announced by the Mountain West Conference. The...
06:51, 05/03/2019

Skeletal remains in Arizona ID’d as missing New Mexico woman WILLCOX, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say skeletal remains found last year in Arizona’s Chiricahua Mountains have been identified as a New Mexico woman missing since 2015. Cochise County Sheriff’s officials say bone fragments and a braid of hair located in August 2018 were identified by DNA ...
22:34, 09/13/2019

New White House press secretary has Arizona ties TUCSON- The White House named a new press secretary and she has Arizona ties. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders announced last Thursday that she is leaving the Trump administration. On Tuesday, First Lady Melania Trump took to Twitter to make the announcement that Stephanie Grisham ...
14:00, 06/27/2019

Marshals say suspect in Arizona death extradited from Mexico PHOENIX (AP) – Authorities say a Phoenix murder suspect who became a fugitive earlier this year has been arrested in Mexico and returned to Arizona. The U.S. Marshals Service says 31-year-old Carlos Armando Duran was taken into custody Wednesday night in Sinaloa and extradited on Thursday. Dur...
20:51, 05/10/2019

Arizona’s AG Mark Brnovich ready to take on Google over privacy By: Mike Gonzalez, KPNX PHOENIX — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich and 47 other states AGs are launching a major investigation into Google. The investigation will focus on advertising, search manipulation and how Google collects, buys and sells your data to companies. Mark Brnovich is part of ...
13:00, 09/11/2019

$10K grant targets Arizona nonprofits focusing on youth TUCSON – Nonprofits who focus on k-12 youth and education programs will have a chance to be awarded up to $10,000 thanks to a grant from Cox Charities. GettyImages Cox Charities has funded local nonprofits that focus on science and technology, overcoming disabilities and several other areas th...
17:00, 05/02/2019

Ex University of Arizona employee files $10M claim vs school TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A former University of Arizona health-care executive has filed a $10 million notice of claim against the school over his firing. The claim is a precursor to a lawsuit. It alleges UA President Robert Robbins gave a $850,000-a-year job last year to longtime friend Dr. Michael Dake...
19:34, 08/25/2019

Children bitten in disturbing Arizona daycare incidents Two children were bitten multiple times on their backs by other kids in unrelated incidents at a pair of Arizona daycare facilities — and their parents are demanding answers. Rocio Umsted posted to a community Facebook group early this week that her daughter was bitten about eight times on the back ...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Arizona’s rural schools lose thousands of students PHOENIX (AP) – Schools in 10 of Arizona’s 15 counties have together lost more than 10,000 students in the past decade. Meanwhile, the Arizona Republic reports that school enrollment in the state’s most populous county has risen by over 70,000. For rural areas, declining enrollment ...
01:51, 06/17/2019

Arizona’s rural schools squeezed by declining enrollment PHOENIX (AP) — Schools in 10 of Arizona’s 15 counties have together lost more than 10,000 students in the past decade. Meanwhile, the Arizona Republic reports that school enrollment in the state’s most populous county has risen by over 70,000. For rural areas, declining enrollment can me...
01:51, 06/17/2019

Arizona baseball team beats Oregon at Hi Corbett TUCSON – The U of A baseball team bounced back from a 15-13 loss to New Mexico State to knock off Oregon in a Friday night showdown at Hi Corbett Field.  Here’s more from Friday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson: ...
19:17, 05/04/2019

Arizona family in police confrontation gets backing from Jay-Z group A philanthropy affiliated with Jay-Z's Roc Nation, said it is offering support an Arizona family after a confrontation with police in Phoenix last month following an alleged shoplifting incident....
18:17, 06/17/2019

450 miles of border wall by next year? In Arizona, it starts The Trump administration said this week that they plan on building between 450 and 500 miles of fencing along the border by the end of 2020.        ...
21:51, 09/15/2019

Work on more border wall starts in Arizona, New Mexico SANTA TERESA, N.M. (AP) — Work crews in Arizona and New Mexico forged ahead Friday with construction of taller border fencing funded through a national emergency declaration by President Donald Trump. The work on his hallmark campaign promise involves mostly replacement fencing along a 46-mile stret...
22:00, 08/24/2019

Arizona ski resort plans record by staying open until May 19 FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) – An Arizona ski resort is planning its longest season by remaining open through mid-May. The Arizona Daily Sun reports the Arizona Snowbowl in Flagstaff expects operate until May 19 due to favorable weather conditions and a record number of skiers. The resort 144 miles (...
02:17, 05/05/2019

Strong winds overturn big rigs on I-10 in Arizona; 1 killed TONOPAH, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say strong winds during a rainstorm blew over six big rigs on Interstate 10 in southwestern Arizona, killing one driver and injuring another. Officials said the wrecks involving tractors puling box trailers occurred Wednesday and that traffic soon was able to get ar...
21:34, 09/05/2019

Arizona governor signs bill legalizing nunchucks PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona is lifting the legal restrictions around owning nunchucks. Gov. Doug Ducey on Friday signed legislation to remove nunchucks from the list of deadly weapons that are illegal to own in most circumstances. The weapons used in martial arts are made from two sticks or rods connecte...
22:17, 05/11/2019

Two Tucson Roadrunners sign 2-way contracts with Arizona Coyotes TUCSON – The Arizona Coyotes signed forwards Michael Bunting and Hudson Fasching to two-year, two-way contracts. The two-way contract status allows them to be assigned to Tucson and recalled by Arizona without having to go through the waiver process. Here’s more from Friday’s sport...
14:51, 07/06/2019

Hung jury in Arizona migrant activist trial An Arizona jury was unable to reach a verdict in the trial of a U.S. human rights activist accused of harboring two undocumented migrants and conspiring to hide them from law enforcement, a spokesperson for the jury said on Tuesday....
23:34, 06/11/2019

Fugitive ex-priest to face Arizona child sex charges A fugitive former Catholic priest who fled to Italy and vanished after being indicted on child sex charges in Arizona in 2003 has been found and returned to Arizona, authorities said on Friday....
05:51, 06/15/2019

Freshman Daniels leads Arizona State to 30-7 win in opener Jayden Daniels passed for a pair of touchdowns and ran for another in his Arizona State debut, and the Sun Devils shut out the Kent State Golden Flashes for three quarters in a 30-7 win in a season opener       ...
09:17, 08/30/2019

SARA: Summer hiking tips in Southern Arizona TUCSON – Residents have felt the heat, but many are still out hiking. Southern Arizona is a popular spot for hiking, but it can also be deadly. “It’s not so bad so far in the mornings,” said Stephen Cox. HIKING SAFETY: yesterday I witnessed hikers head out with just a small ...
15:17, 06/27/2019

McSally gets GOP primary challenger in Arizona Senate race PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix-area businessman says he will challenge U.S. Sen. Martha McSally in next year’s Republican primary. Daniel McCarthy told The Associated Press on Wednesday that Congress needs “conservative outsiders to step in and push back quickly.” His challenge could pos...
13:17, 08/29/2019

Woman from California killed in rollover crash in Arizona PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities have identified an 18-year-old woman killed in a rollover crash near Prescott. Yavapai County Sheriff’s officials identified the victim as Caitlyn Smiddy of Upland, California. They say the accident occurred around 1:30 a.m. Saturday and the cause of the cras...
09:34, 09/02/2019

University of Arizona to offer first intelligence degree in the county TUCSON – This fall the University of Arizona will be offering the country’s first Bachelor of Applied Science in Intelligence and Information Operations. The United States Defense Intelligence Agency is funding the program with a $1.5 million donation. UA officials said the program is ge...
07:17, 07/03/2019

1.1 million fentanyl pills seized in Arizona this year PHOENIX, Ariz.- There was a huge spike in fentanyl pills seized across Arizona this year and the Drug Enforcement Administration is calling the numbers alarming. More than one million deadly fentanyl pills have been taken off the streets by DEA Phoenix and Arizona law enforcement this year. The DEA ...
07:34, 09/03/2019

Dates of high school graduations in Southern Arizona TUCSON – Grab your bullhorns, leis and plenty of tissues, graduation season is upon us. To help friends and relatives of high school seniors across the Arizona side of the Sonoran desert, News 4 Tucson has compiled a list of all the upcoming graduations – adding an extra reminder for wha...
05:17, 05/03/2019

Jury deadlocks on charges against Arizona border activist TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A federal jury couldn’t reach a verdict against a border activist charged with conspiracy to transport and harbor migrants in a trial that has drawn attention to humanitarian workers who help people in the U.S. illegally. Jurors said Tuesday that they were deadlocked in Sc...
00:51, 06/12/2019

Authorities investigate death of Boy Scout on Arizona hike PICACHO PEAK, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a 16-year-old boy during a hike with a Boy Scouts troop in the Arizona desert. Pinal County sheriff’s officials say the group had water but ran out when they got to the top of a mountain Saturday and the teen began to exhibi...
04:00, 05/03/2019

Married murder suspects captured in Arizona after weeks on the lam A pair of 50-plus-year-old married murder suspects were busted in Arizona on Wednesday night after weeks on the lam since escaping police custody in New York, a report said. Blane Barksdale, 56, and Susan Barksdale, 59, of Arizona, were captured without incident by US Marshals and The Navajo County ...
12:00, 09/12/2019

Arizona basketball: Red-Blue Game tickets go on sale Aug. 3 TUCSON – From high flying dunks to long-range three-pointers, there is no doubt that Arizona men’s basketball is a sight to behold. Luckily for Wildcat fans, the wait is almost over – tickets for the Red-Blue Game go on sale Aug. 3. The annual tip-off event will kick off Sept. 27 a...
05:00, 07/03/2019

Arizona man offering one-bedroom home as reward for missing dog An Arizona man has increased the reward for his missing dog from cash to a one-bedroom home. Eddie Collins of Tucson lost his beloved 2-year-old chihuahua, Jenny, in April, he told News 4 Tucson. Collins said his pet went missing from a Circle K, and that he has spent every day since then searching ...
22:17, 07/02/2019

Fugitive couple who overpowered guards captured in Arizona A fugitive husband-and-wife team wanted for murder and arson have been captured in Arizona, police said on Thursday, nearly three weeks after they overpowered guards and escaped custody in Utah last month....
11:00, 09/12/2019

Fourth of July holiday closures across southern Arizona TUCSON – With Independence Day holiday right around the corner, people across southern Arizona are getting ready to celebrate United States’ birthday with fireworks, barbeques and good times. And that includes city employees. The following is a list of city facilities, roads and services...
21:17, 07/03/2019

This Arizona Dealership Is Asking $148,000 For A Hellcat-Swapped Jeep Gladiator The car community has been masochistically obsessed with the idea of a Hellcat engine stuffed inside of a Jeep Gladiator since the Wrangler-based pickup truck debuted, despite the safety concerns about the swap straight from Jeep. But the Hellcat Gladiator exists nonetheless, and one could be yours ...
20:00, 08/27/2019

Arizona school counselors await funding for new hires TUCSON – Nationwide, the average student-to-school counselor is 455-to-one. In Arizona, it’s 905-to-one. The statistics gathered by the American School Counselor Association show Arizona ranks last in the nation when it comes to that ratio. The state approved $20 million for the hiring of more...
14:00, 06/27/2019

University of Arizona welcomes back students on first day of classes TUCSON – Bear Down! The University of Arizona welcomed back students on the first day of classes, Monday. News 4 Tucson Photojournalist Edgar Ybarra spoke with students who shared tips on how to make the best out of your college days. Check out the video below:...
10:00, 08/27/2019

Starbucks apologies to police for encounter in Arizona shop TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Starbucks is apologizing after an employee reportedly asked six police officers to leave or change their location in one of the company’s shops in a Phoenix suburb because another customer reported feeling unsafe. Starbucks said it has “deep respect for the Tempe Police Departmen...
20:51, 07/06/2019

Dick Tomey, former Arizona football coach, dies at 80 Dick Tomey spent 14 years at Arizona, going 95-64 while taking the Wildcats to seven bowl games, including the Fiesta Bowl in 1993.        ...
05:00, 05/12/2019

Showers bring “cooler” temperatures to Southern Arizona TUCSON –  Storm chances will be favorable the first half of the week. Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms developed overnight across Southern Arizona. The Tucson International Airport picked up 0.31″ of rain. Some storms generated strong gusty winds, localized heavy rain, and hail....
10:00, 09/09/2019

Phillies vs. Diamondbacks: Zach Eflin will shut down Arizona Who said it? “Things are going according to plan.” Was it Bill de Blasio commenting on his presidential run or Team Thailand’s head coach after getting pummeled 13-0 by Team USA at the Women’s World Cup? Not sure whose campaign is more pathetic. The Phillies, once comfortably ahead in the NL East, h...
21:17, 06/12/2019

Mother says daughter was bitten more than 25 times at Arizona daycare An Arizona mother is demanding answers after she says her 15-month-old daughter came home from a daycare facility with multiple bite marks on her body....
20:34, 04/30/2019

Proposed new Arizona highway generates support, opposition A proposed highway that would start at the border with Mexico and serve as the southern leg of Arizona's Interstate 11 is being called both an economic benefit and an environmental threat....
17:17, 04/29/2019

Deliberations to resume in trial of Arizona border activist TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Jurors are expected to resume deliberations in the trial of a border activist in Arizona accused of harboring immigrants who came to the U.S. illegally. The jury received the case Friday in U.S. District Court in Tucson before breaking for the weekend. Scott Warren is a voluntee...
16:34, 06/10/2019

January 8th survivor condemns Arizona GOP leader’s remarks TUCSON — Arizona Republican Party Chair Kelli Ward is facing criticism after saying this about Arizona Democratic Senate candidate, Mark Kelly, in a recent fundraising email: “Support the Republican Party of Arizona today and, together, we’ll stop gun-grabber Mark Kelly dead in his...
17:51, 09/09/2019

Shortage of doctors is growing in states including Arizona As America’s population ages a problem is brewing in hospitals and doctor’s offices around the country. That increased demand has resulted in a shortage of physicians and it’s only expected to get worse. Christopher Lew was drawn to medicine at a young age as a Mormon missionary. &...
01:00, 09/18/2019

Defendant sucker-punches his attorney in Arizona courtroom A defendant standing trial on allegations of attacking a corrections officer sucker-punched his attorney in an Arizona courtroom after the judge ordered him to leave, according to a report....
07:00, 08/22/2019

Do these Arizona office buildings resemble swastikas or pinwheels? From the bird's-eye view of Google Maps, a medical complex in Glendale and office complex in Scottsdale resemble swastikas.        ...
22:00, 06/09/2019

Sunnyside Little League honored at Arizona Diamondbacks game PHOENIX- The 11 and 12-year old players from Mission Manor Park who finished just short of making it to the Little League World Series got to be on the field with the Arizona Diamondbacks.  Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast:...
17:51, 09/17/2019

Help the Humane Society of Southern Arizona save more kittens TUCSON -The Humane Society of Southern Arizona wants the community to know some tips and information on how to save more kittens’ lives. Each spring, local animals shelters are filled to capacity with litters of kittens. Many of those kittens were brought in because the person who found them d...
08:17, 06/13/2019

Air Force jet accidentally fires rocket into the Arizona desert A jet that fired a rocket over the Arizona desert near Tucson on Thursday morning did so by accident, the Air Force said, acknowledging the potentially calamitous mishap and confirming the rocket landed in an "uninhabited area."...
23:34, 09/06/2019

Ex-priest in molestation case returned to Arizona from Italy PHOENIX (AP) — A former Catholic priest who fled from Arizona to Italy in 2003 after being indicted on child molestation charges has been returned to the state. The Maricopa County Attorney’s Office announced that 70-year-old Joseph John Henn appeared before a judge on Friday after Italian aut...
22:51, 06/15/2019

Phil Kessel's Going To Arizona After A Messy Breakup With The Penguins The Pittsburgh Penguins accomplished the inevitable. After Phil Kessel rejected a trade to the Minnesota Wild, the Pens found an agreeable new team for him, all the way out in Arizona. On Saturday, Pittsburgh traded Kessel, a 2021 fourth-round pick, and prospect Dane Birks to the Coyotes for Alex Ga...
21:00, 07/01/2019

Arizona students rally around classmate who faces deportation Thomas Torres Maytorena was detained after police called Border Patrol when the high school football player could not provide identification.        ...
00:00, 05/08/2019

Arizona high school students must be CPR certified before graduating VAIL, Ariz. – Since July, Senate Bill 1137, has been in effect for all Arizona High Schools. This means students must be CPR certified in order to graduate. Andrada Polytechnic High School in Vail is already one step further. “All of our students have the potential to take a career pathw...
10:00, 08/27/2019

Arizona marine drowns off North Carolina coast EMERALD ISLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities on the North Carolina coast say a Camp Lejeune Marine has drowned. Emerald Isle police say 28-year-old Lance Cpl. Justin A. Hinds of Avondale, Arizona, was pulled from the surf by friends last Saturday. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital. Investigators ...
23:51, 05/07/2019

Some Arizona places are beautiful but hard to visit. Here are 5 breathtaking alternatives Permit limits and remote access make some of Arizona's most spectacular places hard to get to. Try these areas instead.        ...
17:34, 05/08/2019

Arizona panel reviewing system to protect vulnerable adults PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s patchwork system for preventing and investigating abuse of vulnerable adults is being scrutinized following the discovery that an incapacitated patient at a health care facility gave birth last December after being raped. The Arizona Capitol Times reports that a legislative ...
07:17, 09/01/2019

Mulipola’s 2-run homer leads Arizona past Washingon in WCWS OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Dejah Mulipola’s two-run homer to center field in the top of the eighth inning powered Arizona to a 3-1 win over Washington on Thursday in the opening game of the Women’s College World Series. Mulipola’s 23rd homer of the season helped the Wildcats (48-12) beat...
06:17, 05/31/2019

Southern Arizona family raising awareness for domestic violence TUCSON-  A Southern Arizona mother is grieving the loss of her daughter who was shot and killed just a few weeks ago. On Saturday the family held a carwash off Alvernon and Grant to raise money for emergency expenses. 25-year-old Marilynn Pacheco was shot and killed on June 29th while traveling on I...
03:00, 07/14/2019

Teen dies while hiking with Boy Scouts troop in Arizona park A teenager died while hiking with a Boy Scouts troop in an Arizona park, officials said on Thursday. The 16-year-old was hiking Picacho Peak in Pinal County, Arizona, on Saturday when the group ran out of water, according to the local sheriff’s office. Once the teen began to show signs of dehy...
07:00, 05/03/2019

Arizona’s rural hospitals facing severe doctor shortage PHOENIX (AP) – When it comes to doctor availability, the current prognosis for rural Arizona hospitals is not good. The Arizona Republic reports that a majority of the state’s more remote hospitals are experiencing a physician shortage that will only worsen as doctors retire. Staff membe...
12:34, 09/08/2019

Arizona baseball keeps hopes for NCAA tournament bid alive with win at Penn St. UNIVERSITY PARK, PA – Coach Jay Johnson and the Arizona Wildcat baseball team came into their Friday matchup at Penn State ranked 50th in the RPI rankings. The Cats will be trying to sweep Penn State and Washington State in the final series of the season in hopes of making a late run for the N...
07:34, 05/18/2019

Arizona Diamondbacks lose to Cardinals 5-2; Goldschmidt homers for Cards SAINT LOUIS (AP) – Adam Wainwright made the most of a couple of extra days of rest. Paul Goldschmidt homered, Wainwright pitched seven scoreless innings, and the St. Louis Cardinals held on to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 on Sunday. The Arizona Diamondbacks lost against the Saint Louis C...
06:17, 07/15/2019

Friday Forecast: Isolated showers move into Southern Arizona TUCSON – Temperatures are going to soar today! Today’s daytime high in Tucson will top out at 107 degrees under partly sunny skies. Today’s average high in Tucson is 102 degrees, so temperatures will be above average for this time of year. A ridge of high pressure is strengthening from the so...
19:00, 06/28/2019

Tiger muskies released into remote Arizona lake on purpose PHOENIX (AP) — About 450 sardine-sized fish with a mouthful of sharp teeth have been intentionally released in a remote lake in north-central Arizona. If they can survive predators, the meat-eating tiger muskies can grow to 3 feet long or more and can eat small bass — allowing anglers to have larger...
00:34, 06/03/2019

Locastro’s hit in 11th inning sends Arizona past Mets 6-5 PHOENIX (AP) — Tim Locastro drove in the tie-breaking run with one out in the 11th inning, giving the Arizona Diamondbacks a 6-5 win over the New York Mets on Saturday night. Kevin Cron, called up from Triple-A Reno before the game, doubled off Mets reliever Tyler Bashlor (0-3) to start the bottom o...
13:17, 06/02/2019

Body of 7-year-old dropped off by smugglers near Arizona-Mexico border TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say the body of a child believed to be a 7-year-old girl from India has been found near the Arizona-Mexico border. They say the body was discovered Wednesday morning by Border Patrol agents about 17 miles (27 kilometers) west of Lukeville. The girl reportedly had bee...
05:17, 06/14/2019

Mexico to play on Tuesday in Arizona in Gold Cup semi-final GLENDALE, AZ – Team Mexico’s national soccer team is as popular in the Tucson area (if not more) than the United States when it comes to the number of die-hard fans.  The border neighbors (USA & Mexico) are both just one victory away from meeting in the Gold Cup Championship game in Chic...
08:34, 07/01/2019

Wendy’s worker abducted in Idaho, suspect found in Arizona SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a 17-year-old girl abducted from the Wendy’s restaurant where she worked in Idaho has been found in Arizona along with the man accused of taking her. Police tell KNXV-TV 18-year-old Miguel Rodriguez-Perez was taken into custody without incident early Tues...
18:51, 05/21/2019

Tribute to life of Arizona Football Coach Dick Tomey TUCSON – Friday was the public memorial for Arizona’s all-time wins leader in football Dick Tomey. His legacy goes beyond victories on the football field. Here’s a tribute to Dick Tomey as-seen-on KVOA newscast. (Please look out for continued coverage on Dick Tomey’s funeral...
05:51, 06/01/2019

Arizona Democrats urge DHS to send FEMA to southern border Five House Democrats from Arizona on Monday asked the Department of Homeland Security to consider deploying Federal Emergency Management Agency resources and personnel to help respond to the "humanitarian crisis" at the U.S.-Mexico border....
02:34, 05/07/2019

Ex-Arizona teacher sentenced to 20 years for molesting teenage student Former Arizona teacher Brittany Zamora has been sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty for molesting a 13-year-old student.        ...
19:51, 07/13/2019

Arizona bans hunting contests for killing wildlife predators PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona has banned organized contests where hunters try to kill the most coyotes or other wildlife predators for prizes such as cash or hunting equipment. The Governor’s Regulatory Review Council voted 6-0 Wednesday to approve a rule initiated by the Arizona Game and Fish Commis...
21:34, 09/05/2019

Arizona Students Protest Border Patrol Detention of Classmate More than 100 classmates called for the release of Thomas Torres-Maytorena, 18, who was detained last week after the authorities say he “indicated” he had an “overstayed visa.”...
23:00, 05/07/2019

Arizona Department of Public Safety celebrates 50-year anniversary TUCSON – From stopping bad drivers to locating lost people, Arizona Department of Public Safety has been keeping Arizona safe for five decades. In celebration of their 50-year anniversary, the department held several special events across the state, including hosting the grand opening of the H...
02:51, 07/02/2019

Arizona postal worker says mail trucks get hot enough to cook steak I only lived in Phoenix for two years, but that was long enough to know I couldn’t stand the heat, and I needed to get out of the kitchen. Oh, it’s a dry heat you say? Forgive me for ignoring the dew point when it’s 110 degrees at 2 in the morning and asphalt parking lots are liquifying into quicksa...
18:34, 08/07/2019

Garcia leads UCLA past Arizona, into WCWS semifinals OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Rachel Garcia avenged her only loss of the season and helped UCLA beat Pac-12 rival Arizona 6-2 in the Women’s College World Series on Friday night. The Bruins (53-6) advanced to the semifinals Sunday. They need one more win to reach the championship series. Garcia was 20-...
04:34, 06/01/2019

Lock problems prompt inmate transfers at Arizona prison PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Department of Corrections has begun transferring inmates from a Phoenix-area state prison with cell door lock problems that a union representing guards says led to an inmate’s death and the severe beating of two guards. Department spokesman Andrew Wilder said Monday night ...
23:51, 05/07/2019

Maricopa County attorney appointed to Arizona Supreme Court PHOENIX (AP) — Republican Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is getting a spot on the Arizona Supreme Court. Gov. Doug Ducey announced Wednesday that he’s appointing the controversial prosecutor to the state’s high court over fierce opposition from civil rights advocates and crimin...
21:34, 09/05/2019

Arizona State's Herm Edwards to serve as professor Arizona State football coach Herm Edwards will become an instructor at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication       ...
22:17, 06/13/2019

Migrant activist’s arrest in Arizona has Good Samaritans spooked AJO, Ariz. — Ever since federal agents arrested a local activist for helping two illegal immigrants in this parched desert town near the Mexican border last year, residents are thinking twice about being good Samaritans. “I guess I’ll have to start asking for ID if I want to give anyone a glass of w...
04:34, 07/01/2019

Arizona inmate found dead in Tucson prison by suicide TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say an inmate has died at a state prison in Tucson by suicide. Arizona Department of Corrections officials say 32-year-old Dirk Vandeveer was found Friday hanging from a sheet in a dormitory shower area. Staff attempted life-saving measures until paramedics arrived. ...
23:51, 05/20/2019

Arizona to pull incentive for Nike plant over sneaker recall Arizona will withdraw financial incentives for Nike Inc's manufacturing plant in the state after the sportswear maker pulled the release of a sneaker that featured a colonial-era version of the American flag, Governor Doug Ducey said on Tuesday....
19:51, 07/02/2019

Wendy's worker abducted in Idaho, suspect found in Arizona Authorities say a 17-year-old girl abducted from the Wendy's restaurant where she worked in Idaho has been found in Arizona along with the man accused of taking her....
23:00, 05/21/2019

Arizona fallen officers honored for giving the ultimate sacrifice PHOENIX – Three law enforcement officials made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting Arizona citizens over the past year. The Arizona Peace Officers Memorial Board honored those men who were killed in the line of duty on Monday, May 6 at the Arizona State Capitol. Deputy U.S. Marshal Chase W...
09:17, 05/07/2019

Arizona police officer in fatal shooting of teen resigns TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — A Tempe police officer who fatally shot a teenage boy who was holding a replica gun and fleeing from a vehicle burglary has resigned from the department. Tempe police say Officer Joseph Jaen met Monday with Chief Slyvia Moir and she accepted his resignation, effective immediately...
01:51, 05/21/2019

Arizona sleuth says FBI misidentified jump zone of DB Cooper: report An Arizona entrepreneur says he is “98 percent” convinced that the FBI has interviewed the real D.B. Cooper – the man behind the unsolved 1971 skyjacking – and misidentified the jump zone where he may have landed after parachuting from the plane.  ...
15:00, 06/28/2019

Civil Air Patrol’s Arizona Wing conducts emergency exercise PHOENIX (AP) – The Arizona Wing of the Civil Air Patrol is conducting an exercise featuring a simulated emergency to demonstrate to a U.S. Air Force evaluation team that it is ready to respond to an actual emergency. The CAP said in a statement that 10 single-engine planes, a drone team and a ...
05:17, 05/19/2019

UK tourist dies in skydiving crash near Arizona's Grand Canyon A 55-year-old British man visiting the United States died after a tandem skydiving jump near Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona suddenly went awry, authorities said Tuesday....
20:34, 09/11/2019

Friday Forecast: Temperatures continue to climb across Southern Arizona TUCSON – Temperatures are bouncing back to average. This warming trend is courtesy of a ridge of high pressure, which will continue to develop and amplify. This system will build through Mexico and Texas. Today’s forecast high will peak at 96 degrees under abundant sunshine. Daytime highs will be cl...
14:51, 05/31/2019

Arizona Land and Water Trust hires Director of Development Tom Cashman / Courtesy: Arizona Land and Water Trust TUCSON – Tom Cashman has joined Arizona Land and Water Trust to lead the Trust’s development and fundraising efforts. Cashman will focus on expanding the support and resources needed for current and future land and water conservation efforts, the ...
13:00, 09/11/2019

Suit seeking election for Arizona US Senate seat dismissed PHOENIX (AP) – A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit seeking to require Arizona’s governor to call a snap special election to fill the U.S. Senate seat now held by Republican Martha McSally. The lawsuit filed by a small group of voters alleged that Gov. Doug Ducey deprived them of the ...
02:00, 06/30/2019

Arizona governor says he wants to yank Nike's tax breaks over canceled shoe Arizona Governor Doug Ducey has ordered a financial incentive package for Nike to be withdrawn because the company canceled a sneaker featuring the "Betsy Ross" American flag....
13:51, 07/03/2019

Arizona eighth-grader has two Division I college football offers Cole Martin, a cornerback who will start high school next year, has two Division 1 college football offers.        ...
20:51, 05/26/2019

Motion denied to dismiss indictment of Arizona border activist TUCSON – The motion to dismiss the indictment of an activist arrested for allegedly harboring migrants who crossed the southern border was denied by a judge last week. Back in January 2018, Scott Daniel Warren was taken into custody after federal agents observed the “No More Deaths”...
23:34, 05/28/2019

Southern Arizona students testing out e-cigarette prevention program TUCSON-  A new test program based out of the University of Arizona is working to educate pre-teens about the dangers of vaping and addiction. The pilot program is aimed at fifth and sixth graders and includes 22 schools in Oregon and 22 schools in southern Arizona. “We’re evaluating an o...
17:51, 09/17/2019

Porn a public health crisis in US, Arizona and other states agree Arizona lawmakers last week approved a resolution calling for efforts to prevent pornography from being exposed to young children online, a move similar to other legislative bodies in at least 15 other states....
15:00, 05/12/2019

Arizona woman performs unforgettable duet on ‘America’s Got Talent’ PHOENIX (KPNX) – One person. Two voices. That’s how “America’s Got Talent” described Adaline Bates performance on the show’s Tuesday’s night episode. Bates performed a rather unforgettable duet of Nat King Cole’s “Unforgettable.” The former...
05:34, 06/07/2019

Southern Arizona man walks miles in father’s shoes in Normandy TUCSON- June 6 marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day and one southern Arizona man is remembering his father who was a paratrooper in Normandy on that day. Tom Nunn’s father, James Nunn was born in Texas in 1913. Nunn said that his father was one of the paratroopers of the U.S. 82nd. His father p...
05:34, 06/07/2019

Cause of death unknown for newborn found in Amazon trash can in Arizona PHOENIX (AP) — A medical examiner was unable to determine the cause of death for a baby found in a trashcan in the restroom of an Amazon warehouse in Phoenix. The Arizona Republic reported Friday that at the time of the autopsy by the Maricopa County medical examiner it was unknown whether the baby ...
11:34, 08/17/2019

New report ranks Arizona in bottom five states in conditions for kids ARIZONA- Nearly three in ten children in Arizona live in homes where no parent has a stable, full-time job, according to the latest KIDS COUNT report. The report finds that Arizona ranks in the bottom five states in condition for kids. KIDS COUNT Data Book is an annual report released by the Annie E...
23:00, 06/18/2019

Second US service member found dead along Mexico border in Arizona A military service member assigned to patrol the U.S.-Mexico border has been found dead in southern Arizona -- the second to die there this month, authorities say....
23:00, 06/24/2019

An Arizona Teenager Was Fatally Stabbed. The Suspect Blames Rap Music. Michael Paul Adams, 27, killed Elijah Al-Amin, 17, last week, the police said. Mr. Adams said the rap music the teenager had been playing made him feel “unsafe.”...
15:51, 07/10/2019

Barbie, the OG influencer, hits up Grand Canyon, Instagrams her way around Arizona The BarbieStyle Instagram account, with more than 2 million followers, is promoting Arizona's most popular sites this week.       ...
08:00, 07/20/2019

Arizona border activist to stand trial for helping migrants TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A federal trial is scheduled to begin in Tucson for a border activist charged with harboring migrants and conspiring to transport and harbor two Mexican men who were in the U.S. illegally. Scott Daniel Warren says his spiritual values compel him to help all people in distress. P...
09:17, 05/29/2019

House panel accuses Arizona Rep. Schweikert in ethics complaint The House ethics committee has revealed new accusations against Arizona Rep. David Schweikert, over what the panel says were illegal uses of office money and unlawful campaign contributions....
12:01, 09/07/2019

Ex-convict charged with stabbing Arizona teen to death over rap music A newly released ex-convict who stabbed a teenager to death at an Arizona convenience store on Independence Day, later telling police he had felt threatened by the boy's rap music, was charged with first-degree murder on Tuesday....
04:51, 07/10/2019

Tucson native with Dodgers excited to play in Arizona vs. D-Backs PHOENIX – The Arizona Diamondbacks are gearing up for a 3-game series against Major League Baseball’s top team (The Dodgers) beginning Monday evening.  It’ll also be a state homecoming for the Dodgers’ Alex Verdugo.  Verdugo was born and raised in Tucson and is a Sahuaro High...
10:34, 06/24/2019

Arizona urges judge against more fines in inmate care suit PHOENIX (AP) — Lawyers representing the Arizona Department of Corrections are urging a judge to not impose a second round of contempt-of-court fines for failing to adequately follow through on its promises to improve health care for inmates. Three months ago, the judge threatened as much as $1.6 mil...
19:00, 08/21/2019

Fire consumes 6,000 acres in Tonto National Forest in Arizona https://pmd.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/weather/2018/08/03/caption/why-wildfires-are-becoming-the-new-normal-tcal-orig.cnn_2203895_768x432_1300k.mp4 _____ (CNN) – Firefighters are still working to contain a fast-moving wildfire in the Tonto National Forest in Arizona. #MountainFire remained active...
20:34, 06/08/2019

Opinion: Arizona Cardinals should part ways with Robert Nkemdiche as soon as possible There’s no reason for the Arizona Cardinals to show more patience with Robert Nkemdiche, the former first-round pick who hasn't met expectations.       ...
01:00, 06/21/2019

Baby California condor spotted near Arizona-Utah line VERMILION CLIFFS, Ariz. (AP) — A baby California condor has been spotted in far northern Arizona. The Peregrine Fund says one of its biologists confirmed the nestling last week at Vermilion Cliffs National Monument. It’s the first hatching of a bird in the wild during the current breeding seas...
10:34, 06/20/2019

Rains aid in battling ponderosa pine fire near Flagstaff, Arizona Flames raged mostly unchecked for a third day through America's largest ponderosa pine forest, threatening thousands of residents in and around Flagstaff, Arizona, but firefighters made the most of afternoon rains on Tuesday to finally take the offensive....
06:00, 07/24/2019

Starbucks Apologizes After Six Police Officers in Arizona Say They Were Asked to Leave A customer complained that the officers’ presence made him feel uncomfortable, prompting a barista to ask them to leave, an organization representing the officers said....
19:51, 07/07/2019

Ponderosa pine fire threatens parts of Flagstaff, Arizona A wildfire raging through the nation's largest forest of ponderosa pine is threatening thousands of residents in and around Flagstaff, Arizona, and led to the evacuation of dozens of homes on the city's northern outskirts, authorities said on Tuesday....
01:51, 07/24/2019

Starbucks execs, police meet after incident in Arizona shop TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Starbucks executives have met with a suburban Phoenix police department after six officers were asked to leave one of the company’s shops because a customer felt unsafe. Tempe Officers Association President Rob Ferraro says the officers met Monday with the company’s l...
17:51, 07/09/2019

Arizona reports cases of vaping-related respiratory illness PHOENIX (AP) — State health officials say three cases of vaping-related respiratory illness have been identified in Arizona, all in Maricopa County. The Department of Health Services said Tuesday the Arizona cases are part of an outbreak that has resulted in six deaths nationwide but none so far in ...
01:00, 09/18/2019

Republican Arizona state senator says US will 'look like South American countries' soon Republican Arizona state Sen. Sylvia Allen believes the U.S. will soon "look like South American countries" because immigrants entering the U.S. and low birth rates among white people are contributing to a lack of cultural assimilation....
16:17, 07/28/2019

Military service member found dead in southern Arizona AJO, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say another military service member assigned to help secure the U.S.-Mexico border has died in southern Arizona. Officials at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colorado, said in a statement that the military service member with the Southwest Border Support Mi...
01:51, 06/24/2019

Planned Parenthood whistleblower gets $3M from Arizona court after wrongful termination Mayra Rodriguez sued the Planned Parenthood in October 2017, alleging she got terminated after repeatedly reporting the "high complication rates" of one doctor....
08:51, 08/20/2019

Arizona’s ‘Positive Ticketing Campaign’ blasted on Twitter as ‘bullsh-t’ A report that police in Arizona would be pulling over good drivers to reward them with convenience store coupons drew massive outrage on Monday — prompting cops to clarify they were never going to actually stop any motorists. A tweet from Tempe outlet 12News about the local police department’s...
23:51, 07/29/2019

Arizona woman gets 10 years of probation in child abuse case An Arizona woman originally convicted of keeping her three daughters imprisoned at home for several months has been sentenced to a decade of probation....
05:00, 06/11/2019

UPS buys stake in TuSimple, testing self-driving trucks in Arizona UPS said on Thursday it has bought a minority stake in self-driving company TuSimple, and the world's largest package delivery company has been testing the startup's autonomous trucks since May on a busy freight route in Arizona....
20:34, 08/15/2019

Arizona signs women’s coach Adia Barnes through 2024 TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona has signed women’s basketball coach Adia Barnes to a contract extension through 2024. The school announced Barnes’ extension Friday after the contract was approved by the Arizona Board of Regents. The leading scorer in Arizona history, Barnes returned to coac...
00:00, 06/15/2019

Mulipola’s 2-run homer leads Arizona past Washington in WCWS OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Dejah Mulipola’s two-run homer to center field in the top of the eighth inning powered Arizona to a 3-1 win over Washington on Thursday in the opening game of the Women’s College World Series. Mulipola’s 23rd homer of the season helped the Wildcats (48-12) beat...
22:00, 05/30/2019

Arizona migrant activist trial results in hung jury An Arizona jury on Tuesday said it was unable to reach a verdict in the trial of U.S. human rights activist Scott Warren, who was accused of harboring two undocumented migrants and conspiring to hide them from law enforcement....
00:17, 06/12/2019

Couple wanted for murder in Arizona escape from guards during transport A couple wanted for murder in Arizona escaped from custody when they overpowered guards who were transporting them through Utah, officials said on Tuesday, adding that the man and woman are considered armed and dangerous....
05:00, 08/28/2019

Arizona Diamondbacks star thinks it would be 'hassle' if he threw no-hitter Arizona Diamondbacks star Zack Greinke is not known for wanting the spotlight for much of anything and that notion even rang truer Thursday when he was asked about throwing a no-hitter....
21:51, 06/14/2019

U. of Arizona president defends men's basketball coach Sean Miller University of Arizona President Robert Robbins gave head men's basketball coach Sean Miller a vote of confidence as an FBI investigation into college basketball lingers over the program....
04:00, 05/10/2019

Wednesday Forecast: Another weather system moves into Arizona today TUCSON – The cooler conditions are sticking around. This week’s second storm system will pass through Arizona this afternoon, leaving behind cool conditions here in Southern Arizona. The daytime high today in Tucson is only expected to reach 79 degrees, which is about 15 degrees below...
23:00, 05/22/2019

Arizona border activist trial ends in hung jury TUCSON – A final verdict could not be reached for a man accused of harboring and conspiring to transport undocumented immigrants Tuesday afternoon –resulting in a hung jury. BREAKING: Hung jury in the trial of No More Deaths volunteer Dr. Scott Warren. Right now it’s unclear if the government inten...
01:51, 06/12/2019

Federal lawsuit filed against Arizona anti-immigrant groups Members of anti-immigrant and anti-Muslim groups known to protest and harass Christian Arizona churches that aid immigrant families on behalf of the federal government were sued Tuesday by a national organization that monitors extremist and hate groups....
04:17, 06/05/2019

Arizona Cardinals sign No. 1 overall pick, quarterback Kyler Murray The Arizona Cardinals on Thursday announced the signing of six rookie players, the biggest of course being quarterback Kyler Murray.        ...
01:34, 05/10/2019

Ducey touts Arizona’s universal licensing in meeting with Trump PHOENIX (KPNX) — Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey made a stop at the White House on Thursday to discuss how to reduce barriers to enter the workforce. The Republican governor was among a number of bipartisan state leaders who met with President Donald Trump for a “working lunch,” as the White Hou...
12:34, 06/14/2019

Arizona Diamondbacks have been historically average this season, still contending for postseason One particular Arizona Diamondbacks stat is sticking out — which is ironic because it's about the Diamondbacks' inability to stick out. In fact, the team is historically mediocre....
01:51, 08/31/2019

Kansas senator suffers ankle injury while hiking in Arizona PHOENIX (AP) — Kansas Sen. Jerry Moran’s office says the 65-year-old has suffered an ankle injury while hiking on a mountain in Phoenix. Moran spokeswoman Morgan Said (sy-EED’) said the Republican injured his ankle Thursday morning while doing a workout on Camelback Mountain, a popular h...
22:00, 05/30/2019

New Arizona anti-abortion hotline could get $7.5 million in taxpayer dollars By: Brahm Resnik PHOENIX (KPNX) – When I asked Cathi Herrod last week whether she was going to push any anti-abortion bills through the Legislature in the final days of this session, she responded: “You never know – stay tuned.” It’s time to tune in. Herrod, the archite...
23:00, 05/22/2019

The Latest: Arizona governor calls police video ‘disturbing’ PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Phoenix police pointing guns at a couple during a shoplifting investigation (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey says a video showing Phoenix police aiming guns and yelling profanities at a man and a pregnant woman holding a baby is disturbing and unaccep...
00:51, 06/18/2019

Dick Tomey, former Arizona head football coach, dies at 80 TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Dick Tomey, the winningest football coach in University of Arizona history, has died of cancer. He was 80. Tomey’s family and the university said he died Friday night in Tucson. He was diagnosed with lung cancer in December. Tomey won 95 games against 64 losses and four ti...
19:17, 05/11/2019

Arizona sex-ed rules left unchanged after advocates speak against proposed changes PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona education officials have left sex education rules alone after hearing parents, lawmakers and advocates rail against proposed changes. The Arizona Republic reports the Arizona State Board of Education decided Monday to take no action on a series of guidelines that Superintenden...
06:34, 06/26/2019

Arizona border volunteers opening office with limited hours AJO, Ariz. (AP) — A humanitarian organization that provides aid to border crossers says it is opening an office to welcome visitors for a few hours on Thursday afternoons and Saturday mornings in the southern Arizona desert community of Ajo. The Ajo Samaritans say they will first open the office in ...
23:00, 08/14/2019

Pentagon awards $646 million contract for border wall in Arizona The U.S. Defense Department said on Wednesday it had awarded a $646 million contract to a construction company to design and build a replacement for the border wall in Arizona....
01:34, 05/16/2019

Lyft offers non-emergency rides to Medicaid patients in Arizona Lyft will offer rides to more people in need of them for health reasons, as it's signed up to become a Medicaid provider in Arizona. Non-emergency medical transportation rides will be covered for eligible patients. Lyft is also working on expanding t......
20:00, 06/26/2019

Arizona man admits burying mom in yard to keep collecting her checks, officials say Daniel Shannon, 66, is facing multiple charges after authorities found his mother's body buried on his property.        ...
23:17, 05/23/2019

74-year-old hiker gets a terrifying wild ride while being rescued in Arizona A routine helicopter rescue turned into a horrifying experience when the basket carrying a 74-year-old woman began violently spinning out of control.        ...
01:51, 06/06/2019

Arizona court rules no medical pot immunity in parked cars PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona’s medical marijuana law doesn’t allow smoking the drug in public places and a court ruling says people with state-issued cards entitling them to use cannabis don’t have immunity in a car in a parking lot. The Arizona Court of Appeals ruling Thursday aff...
22:00, 05/10/2019

Arizona Wildlife Calendar Photo Contest open for entries 2019 Wildlife photo contest / Courtesy: AZ Game and Fish Dept. TUCSON – Are you a wildlife enthusiast? Arizona Wildlife Views magazine is now accepting photo entries for its 13th annual Arizona Wildlife contest. One “best-in-show” and 11 first-place winners will be showcased in the 2020 ...
23:00, 06/05/2019

Sunday Forecast: Isolated showers continue across Southern Arizona TUCSON –  Happy Mother’s Day! It was another busy afternoon and evening for showers and thunderstorms on Sunday. The National Weather Service released the 24 Hour Precipitation Totals for SE Arizona. Tucson International Airport received 1.21 inches, Green Valley 1.17 inches, south-south...
20:51, 05/13/2019

Trial of Arizona activist charged with harboring migrants begins TUCSON – The trial of an Arizona activist charged with harboring undocumented migrants illegally began Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Tucson. Scott Daniel Warren /Arizona State University/ Courtesy: NBC News Dr. Scott Warren is accused of harboring migrants, and conspiring to harbor and t...
11:51, 05/30/2019

Former U.C.L.A. Gynecologist Charged With Sexual Battery Dr. James Heaps, a longtime gynecologist at the school’s student health center, was the subject of four allegations of sexual misconduct, the university found....
05:34, 06/13/2019

Is olive oil safe to use as a sexual lubricant? Olive oil has many health benefits, but it is not advisable to use it as a sexual lubricant. In this article, we list some alternatives and explain why they are preferable....
08:00, 08/07/2019

How a new DNA rape kit can help victims of sexual assault After struggling with her own trauma, Wangu Kanja now helps women in Africa pursue perpetrators of sexual violence. Some at the Religions for Peace gathering even hope the new rape kit could even be preventative....
21:34, 08/23/2019

Arizona Cardinals fans have mixed emotions on drafting Kyler Murray What I'm Hearing: Arizona Republic's Richard Morin says that while there's some excitement for Kyler Murray, he's not the pick all fans wanted.        ...
23:51, 05/01/2019

Arizona Cardinals' Patrick Peterson suspended 6 games over PED violation: reports Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson was suspended for six games Thursday for violating the league’s performance-enhancing drug policy, according to multiple reports....
20:34, 05/16/2019

"America's Toughest Sheriff": Ex-Arizona Lawman Seeks To Reclaim Mantle Joe Arpaio, the former Arizona sheriff who built a national reputation as a staunch foe of illegal immigration, announced on Sunday - the anniversary of his pardon by President Donald Trump - that he......
09:00, 08/26/2019