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2 separate crashes close parts of Peoria street

Two crashes including one involving a motorcycle shut down a portion of Thunderbird Road in Peoria Monday morning. According to Peoria police, the first crash involved a motorcycle and one vehicle at Thunderbird Road and 78th Avenue. One person was transported to the nearest hospital. Their conditi

AZFAMILY - 2017-09-25 17:49:00

Small plane crash kills 2 men in Yavapai County

Two people were killed in a small plane crash in Yavapai County Saturday. At about 11 a.m., the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office got a call about a missing aircraft based out of the Prescott airport. It had been at least 24 hours since the last contact with the pilot. Assisted by the Department of Pu

AZFAMILY - 2017-09-24 07:39:00

Two teens killed in plane crash near Prescott

PRESCOTT - (AP/KSAZ) Authorities say two young men have died in the crash of a small plane in rugged terrain north of Prescott. The Yavapai County Sheriff's Office said the single-engine Cessna was found during an air search Saturday afternoon. Rescue crews on the ground were directed to the crash

FOX10PHOENIX.COM - 2017-09-24 12:29:00

Two men killed in plane crash north of Prescott

Go inside the Phoenix Fire Department 911 call center to learn about what's going on when you call 911 in the Phoenix metro area. Hannah Gaber/azcentral.com Two men were killed in a plane crash Friday morning after taking off from the Prescott airport, according to the Yavapai County Sheriff's Off

AZCENTRAL - 2017-09-24 05:25:05

Sen. John McCain: Doctors gave me 'poor prognosis' on cancer fight

Sen. John McCain gave new insight into his grim struggle with an aggressive form of brain cancer in an interview that aired Sunday on CBS's 60 Minutes. "They said that it's very serious, that the prognosis is very, very serious," the 81-year-old McCain, R-Ariz., said during the segment titled "The F

AZCENTRAL - 2017-09-25 02:21:13

Glendale PD: Officer resigns after sending inappropriate text to minor

A 9-year-veteran with the Glendale Police Department resigned in March after sending an inappropriate text message to an underage female earlier in the year, documents said. Paul Robertson, 41, sent an inappropriate and sexually explicit photograph to a 16-year-old female via text message on January

AZFAMILY - 2017-09-25 17:19:00

Veteran shot by Mesa PD sought treatment from Phoenix VA, wife says

For Scott Farnsworth, serving a tour in Iraq as an Army infantry soldier was a point of pride. But it was also the source of the 28-year-old's struggle with mental health, his wife, Stephanie Hamilton, told The Arizona Republic on Sunday. That struggle led to a deadly encounter with police Friday ni

AZCENTRAL - 2017-09-25 00:00:18

Free Things to Do This Week: Star Trek Trivia, Bikini Boogaloo, "Tension and Territory"

Who said being cultured means spending a lotta money? This week, you can check out a not-so-scary Frankenstein-themed art show, see spots at Mesa Community College, and show off your dance moves at Bikini Lounge. Best part? It's all free. For more things to do, visit Phoenix New Times' curated calen

PHOENIX NEW TIMES - 2017-09-25 14:00:00

State cracks down on Cosmetology Board director after audit finds questionable expenses

Embed x Share CLOSE THE GAGGLE: TALKING POLITICS EVERY WEEK WITH THE AZCENTRAL.COM TEAM The Gaggle: Trump rally costs, gay couple's rights | 4:25 The Republic's political team discusses the cost of President Trump's rally to the city of Phoenix, the Arizona Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex couple'

AZCENTRAL - 2017-09-25 13:00:08

Josh Zaragoza: Student of war and an adept digital strategist

Josh Zaragoza, a Democrat who has worked on gay rights issues and for a Phoenix City Council member, now runs Elected Digital, a firm that aims to create digital campaigns based on data. Already a paid subscriber but not registered for online access yet? For instructions on how to get premium web a

ARIZONA CAPITOL TIMES - 2017-09-25 11:20:04

Dance hall days: Texas preserves a treasured tradition

Like this topic? You may also like these photo galleries: A line of people decked in cowboy hats, cowboy boots, jeans and skirts spills out of the double doors of Fair Pavilion Hall, a 1925 white-clapboard community center in La Grange, Texas. Voices and polka music filter into the cool evening air,

AZCENTRAL - 2017-09-25 11:10:54

McCain on his cancer prognosis: It's 'very, very serious'

Sen. John McCain and his wife Cindy talk to Lesley Stahl for "60 Minutes." (Source: CBS News) By Daniella Diaz, CNN Washington (CNN) -- Sen. John McCain's brain cancer is "very, very serious," the Arizona Republican said in an interview Sunday night, adding that doctors told him "it's a very poor pr

AZFAMILY - 2017-09-25 16:24:00

Thanks, Ken Burns, It's a Good Time to Remind Us About The Vietnam War

The same thing happened seven years ago, when I was working for AOL News. I wrote then about encountering those feelings while taking a walk through my old neighborhood in Lexington, Kentucky. I thought I'd share that story with you now. It seems like a good time to reflect on what life was like her

PHOENIX NEW TIMES - 2017-09-25 14:30:00

'Exorcist' star Alfonso Herrera talks show's new season, potential RBD reunion and THAT plot twist

A lot of TV viewers discovered Alfonso Herrera in "The Exorcist," in which the charismatic actor stars as a tortured young priest doing battle with demonic forces. The deliciously nightmarish Fox show, which comes back for a second season on Sept. 29, is hardly Herrera's first brush with fame. The

AZCENTRAL - 2017-09-25 13:43:39

Robb: Trump's UN speech (minus the part on North Korea) made no sense

President Trump's remarks on North Korea at the UN General Assembly raised eyebrows around the world. We looked at how his rhetoric compares to past presidents. USA TODAY Robert Robb: The threat to destroy North Korea wasn't so bad. But the rest of Trump's speech proved how incoherent his foreign p

AZCENTRAL - 2017-09-25 13:09:12

Chile Pepper Festival spices up Roosevelt Row, 9/30

Fire up your taste buds, it's time for chile peppers. The Chile Pepper Festival on Roosevelt Row lets chefs show off their creativity as they experiment with chile pepper recipes, and guests can reap the spicy benefits. The 6th annual festival, held Sept. 30 at Roosevelt and Second streets, celebrat

AZCENTRAL - 2017-09-25 13:00:08

Police: Suspect sought who intentionally rammed vehicle

TEMPE, Ariz. (KSAZ) - Police are looking for a man who they say intentionally rammed another vehicle at Tempe Marketplace. Tempe police say officers observed the suspect ramming another vehicle in the Tempe Marketplace parking lot early Monday morning. After the collision, police say the suspect fl

FOX10PHOENIX.COM - 2017-09-25 12:44:00

NY launches Puerto Rico relief effort

NEW YORK (FOX5NY) - A relief and recovery effort is being launched by the state of New York to help the people of hurricane ravaged Puerto Rico. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the program on Sunday along with actress and singer Jennifer Lopez. The statewide collection of supplies and money will go

FOX10PHOENIX.COM - 2017-09-25 11:26:00

$9.1M project to improve water access to several Navajo communities

Native American tribes fight for clean water John Doyle works in his office and shows a sheet of incubated well water samples tested using a grant from the EPA. Bright yellow indicates the harmful bacteria E. coli. More than half of wells tested in Apsaalooke territory have exceedances in such co

AZCENTRAL - 2017-09-24 22:14:31

Just a Few Celebrity Chef Spots Left for 2017 Pie Social at Hance Park

The eighth annual Roosevelt Row/Phoenix New Times Pie Social will be held at Margaret T. Hance Park at 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 19. We're not quite ready to release our list of participants, because we have just a few more slots to fill in our celebrity chef category - professionals who bake in a

PHOENIX NEW TIMES - 2017-09-25 14:00:00