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PHOENIX - A mother, who gained national attention for leaving her children in a hot car while she interviewed for a job, said her decision was made in a true moment of desperation.
Michael Lee Hansen, the Phoenix man who admitted to trying to behead his mother, was sentenced to 8 1/2 years in prison on Thursday for attempted second-degree murder.
The ACLU claims that the The Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act of 2011 "relies on harmful racial stereotypes to stigmatize, shame, and discriminate against Black women and Asian American and Pacific Islander women who seek abortions."
Ruling may scrap MCCCD at-large election Court rules that law expanding Maricopa community-college board is unconstitutional Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1rEms1t The election for two new at-large seats on the Maricopa County Community College District board is likely off after the Arizona Court of Appeals ruled that the law ... (more)
Danny Hendon, owner of the embattled Danny's Family Car Wash chain and a longtime supporter of the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, pleaded guilty today in federal court to identity fraud, the Associated Press is reporting .
The Maricopa County Department of Public Health has confirmed an East Valley man in his early 60s has died from West Nile virus, the first death First West Nile Virus death confirmed in Maricopa County The Maricopa County Department of Public Health has confirmed an East Valley man in his early 60s has died from West Nile virus, the first death ... (more)
Excessive Heat Warning issued July 24 at 2:29AM MST expiring July 24 at 8:00PM MST in effect for: La Paz, Maricopa, Pinal, Yuma Excessive Heat Warning issued July 23 at 7:52PM MST expiring July 24 at 8:00PM MST in effect for: Maricopa Excessive Heat Warning issued July 23 at 5:52PM MST expiring July 24 at 8:00PM MST in effect for: Pinal Excessive ... (more)
Katz has been raked by Canadian media in the past couple of days over reports that he collected two $600 tax credits for the home because it was listed incorrectly in Arizona as his primary residence.
Dogs housed in the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shelter will now be able to play outside thanks to a donated cooling system.
The Arizona Legislature passed and Gov. Jan Brewer signed 278 new laws this year.
A man accused of operating a house of prostitution inside his Chandler apartment has pleaded guilty in the case.
Originally from southern California, I began working in radio in 2010 at my community college station DJing late night shows on the school's jazz station, 88.5FM KSBR.
The Maricopa County Recorder's Office says this year's primary and general elections should go a lot more smoothly than the general election in 2012, when it took two weeks to verify and count the over 7,000 provisional ballots that were cast.
Police announced Tuesday that the woman suspected of hoarding 79 cats in her Gilbert home will be facing multiple counts of animal cruelty.
West Valley residents divided on water-rate remedy The Arizona Corporation Commission is seeing one of its fiercest water-rate arguments in a long time.
Your guide to the Gilbert Town Council election Here's what you should know about the Gilbert Town Council election.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 02:59 am
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