16 hrs ago
Man pleads guilty in death of girlfriend's son
A man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and attempted child abuse in the 2010 death of his girlfriend's young son in Mesa.
17 hrs ago
Walmart layaway angel pays off $5,000 in layaways for strangers in Arizona
Another Walmart layaway angel comes forward and pays of $5,000 worth of Walmart layaways for families who couldn't afford to do this.
21 hrs ago
"Layaway Angel" shows Christmasspirit at Mesa Walmart store
MESA, Ariz. - The deadline for WalmartA s layaway plan had passed. If you hadnA t paid off the layaway, you lose your deposit.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Is Tall All There Is?
Last week, Alissa Walker wrote a piece in Gizmodo with the headline "Tall is Good: How a Lack of Building Up is Keeping Our Cities Down."
Arizona man sentenced in officer assault charges
A Maricopa man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to two counts of aggravated assault on Arizona law enforcement officers.
You Blew It! release new song from LP, add dates w/ Prawn
As discussed, Orlando's You Blew It! are releasing their new Evan Weiss-produced album Keep Doing What You're Doing on January 14 via Topshelf Records, and since we last spoke the band have revealed another cut from the LP, "House Address."
NOW: PD in standoff with man in Mesa
Authorities were negotiating with a suspect Monday afternoon after he barricaded himself within his vehicle after leading police on a brief high-speech chase.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Man Rapped Teen, Killed Her Then Threw Her In A Dustbin
A suspect has been arrested in the murder of a 14-year-old Mesa, Arizona, girl who was sexually assaulted, strangled and dumped in a trash container, police announced Tuesday.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Carjacking suspect jumps off freeway in Tempe
Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.
Wall Street Journal
Getting Sued for Moving On
THE DREAM IS CLEAR enough: Build a company or become a top executive there, and then, when it all gets a little boring, move on to a new enterprise.
Suspect caught after jumping from freeway bridge
A man sought in a carjacking and a robbery is in custody after jumping from a freeway bridge in a Phoenix suburb.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Couple Calls 911 For McDonald's Order Mishap
A couple in Mesa, Arizona called 911 after discovering that hash browns were missing from their order and now they're facing charges.
FD: 2 hurt, Mesa home destroyed in fire
Mesa fire Capt. Forrest Smith said crews from Mesa, Gilbert, Chandler and Tempe responded to the fire that broke out just before midnight near Alma School Road and Southern Avenue.
Phoenix backs southern extension for light rail
The Phoenix City Council voted Wednesday to back a 5-mile extension of the Metro light rail system south on Central Avenue.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Reign of Troy
Juco defensive tackle Claudeson Pelon commits to USC
Steve Sarkisian secured his second commitment on Wednesday in the form of junior college defensive tackle Claudeson Pelon out of Mesa Community College in Mesa, Ariz.
Francia and Trenk bring Pinal County government to Cave Creek | by Steve Lamar
Mayor Francia and temporary Town Manager Glassman highlight with pride the "diverse" finalists for town manager that Trenk, Francia, a guy from Mesa, and Glassman gave us in the latest self promotion fliers we paid for to the tune of $5,000.
The Greenville News
Arizona man pleads guilty in Ron Wilson Ponzi case
A defendant in the Ron Wilson silver Ponzi case pleaded guilty in federal court in Greenville to conspiracy to obstruct justice, according to prosecutors and court records.
4 Manila cops axed for incompetence
FOUR officials of the Manila Police District who failed to pass their latest performance evaluation have been removed from their posts.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Dorothy L. Luciano
Born Nov. 27, 1917 in Chicago, Dorothy was a daughter of the late Raymond and Beatrice Jaros-Lahey.
NYPD Pizza hosts holiday toy drive
NYPD Pizza will host a toy drive to benefit Cardon Children's Medical Center in Mesa, Ariz.