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Suspect pleads not guilty in Phoenix girl's road-rage death

PHOENIX (AP/FOX 10) - A man suspected of killing a 10-year-old Phoenix girl in a road rage shooting has been arraigned in court. Joshua Gonzalez pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to charges of first-degree murder, attempted murder, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and drive-by shooting.


MCSO identifies body found at Laveen church

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) - The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office released the name of the man who was found dead at a church in Laveen last week. Deputies said on Monday it was 36-year-old Gabriel Vasquez.


Phoenix police chief "unafraid of the truth," as officer-involved shootings skyrocketed last year

A new report recommends changes to police training in Phoenix, Arizona, after the city had the most officer-involved shootings in the country: 44 in 2018. That is more than double the number in 2017.


Glendale Police: Child died at hospital after being found inside car

PHOENIX (FOX 10) -- Glendale Police officials they are investigating the death of a child who was found inside a car Monday afternoon. According to Phoenix Fire officials, the child was found inside a car along the 5200 block of W. Thunderbird Road, located in Glendale. Fire officials say it is unkn


Maricopa County is One of the Fastest Growing Counties

According to a federal population estimate, Maricopa County was the United States’ fastest-growing county for the third consecutive year. Within a year’s time, the county added 81,244 residents.


Woman accused of punching son for being poor lookout while grandma shoplifts

PHOENIX — A 27-year-old woman is accused of punching her 7-year-old son in the face, leaving his mouth bleeding, after telling him he was a poor lookout for his shoplifting grandmother.


Report: Suns to interview Sixers’ Monty Williams, Blazers’ David Vanterpool

The Phoenix Suns will get the gears in motion for a coaching search after dismissing Igor Kokoskov from his duties on Monday. Among the top candidates are Philadelphia 76ers assistant Monty Williams and Portland Trail Blazers assistant David Vanterpool, both of whom the Suns will request permission


5 Reasons Experts Think Autonomous Cars Are Many Years Away

In the world of autonomous vehicles, Pittsburgh, Phoenix and Silicon Valley are bustling hubs of development and testing. But ask those involved in self-driving vehicles when we might actually see them carrying passengers in every city, and you'll get an almost universal answer: Not anytime soon.


The heat is back on in Pinal, Phoenix

CASA GRANDE -- After a seasonably mild April so far, Pinal County residents should brace for the first significant heat wave of the year this week. A ridge of high pressure will build across the Southwest this week, pushing temperatures into the 90s and possibly hit 100 by Friday in central Arizona.


PHX Night Market Brought Asian Food, Music, and Culture to Downtown Phoenix

Four city blocks of downtown Phoenix were transformed into the PHX Night Market, an Asian-inspired food, music, and art festival, on Saturday, April 20, and Sunday, April 21. Both days of the event were full of exciting live performances, pop-ups, fun events, and seemingly infinite food vendors.


Phoenix building consumed by early morning blaze

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -- A vacant Phoenix building was consumed by flames early Tuesday morning. According to the Phoenix Fire Department, firefighters were dispatched to the first-alarm fire around 3:45 a.m. near 12th Street and Indian School Road.


Arizona's new texting-while-driving ban takes effect in 2021: What it means for drivers

PHOENIX — The Republican architect of the state’s new texting-while-driving ban signed into law Monday by Gov. Doug Ducey says it could not have been done if a former Democrat senator from Tucson had not paved the way.


Firefighters battling 1st-alarm commercial building fire in Phoenix

According to the Phoenix Fire Department, a large fire is burning at a vacant commercial building near 12th Street and Indian School Road. Firefighters say they are using a defensive strategy to fight the fire and the structure is a dual occupancy building.


PD: Officer revives North Phoenix shooting victim with no heartbeat

PHOENIX — Phoenix police say an officer revived a shooting victim with no heartbeat recently. Phoenix police report that on March 26 a gunshot victim was found unresponsive at a bus stop near 27th and Dunlap avenues.


PD: Phoenix couple caught having sex in a parking lot in a stolen truck

PHOENIX — A Phoenix couple was allegedly caught having sex in a public parking lot inside a stolen truck. Phoenix police report that on April 20 they responded to the O'Reilly's Auto Parts store near 19th Avenue and Buckeye Road for a call of a suspicious vehicle.


Phoenix makes 2019’s 10 hottest markets list for office delivery

Since 2009, the U.S. economy has had more than 110 consecutive months of growth, making this the second longest economic expansion since the Great Depression. After a rather tepid 2017 performance, the U.S. office market gathered some steam in 2018, adding 76 million square feet of new office space


Deadly crash brings power lines down, closes Glendale road

GLENDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- A deadly crash brought power lines down across a Glendale intersection, closing the roadway early Tuesday morning. According to police, a single vehicle crashed into a utility pole near 75th and Orangewood avenues around 5 a.m. The crash took down power lines across the i


'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' now casting in Phoenix

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -- The popular HGTV show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition is on the hunt for people in Phoenix who deserve a new place to live. The television series is searching for people who have uplifting, inspirational stories that must be told.


PD: Man runs onto Phoenix Sky Harbor tarmac to get 'some fresh air'

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5)---A man is arrested after he allegedly walked around a tarmac at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. The incident occurred around 11:30 p.m. on April 17. That is when 45-year-old Zidong Wang was waiting for his flight at Terminal 4.


When will Phoenix reach 100 degrees for the first time in 2019?

PHOENIX — There's no turning back now, Phoenix. That time of the year is nearly upon us. The time where we try to remind ourselves and our out-of-town friends that it's just a "dry heat" to deal with the fact that it's hot as...well, you know, outside.