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MISSING: Police searching for runaway Mesa teen with loaded handgun

MESA, AZ - Authorities are looking for a teenage boy who is believed to have run away from his Mesa home with his father’s handgun.Jordan Bumgarner, 16, was last seen Tuesday leaving his home in the area of University Drive and Center Street around 10 p.m.According to officials, Bumgarner took a loa

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-08-15 19:47:50

Man killed in Mesa shooting overnight, MCSO says

A man is dead after being shot in Mesa overnight, according to the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office.The scene of the shooting is near Broadway and Ellsworth roads, MCSO said."An adult male was pronounced deceased at the hospital after he was shot in Mesa over night. Homicide Detectives are investiga

12NEWS.COM - 2018-08-15 19:15:57

Apple Offers Rare Look Inside Mesa, Arizona Data Center

Apple doesn't often allow people to visit its data centers, which are located across the country, but

MACRUMORS FORUMS - 2018-08-15 20:10:00

Kroger begins testing driverless grocery deliveries - Canadian Manufacturing

The Toyota Prius will be used for the deliveries, manned by a human to monitor its performance. During phase two in the fall, deliveries will be made by a completely autonomous vehicle, called an R1, with no human aboard.


California wildfire threatens oldest juniper tree in US

While in California to help battle fires, some Scottsdale, Arizona, firefighters stopped to take a photo with the famous Bennett Juniper.

CNN - 2018-08-15 18:29:08

What happens to slot winnings in a power outage? Talking Stick players are finding out

Players with gaming chips or slot tickets in hand could exchange them for cash at Casino Arizona, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community's other casino, beginning Monday.

AZCENTRAL - 2018-08-15 15:50:00

Donna Matlach spreads positive message

Donna Matlach is a helper. She has spent a good part of her life needing help, but she also gives it back.Matlach, who suffers from severe asthma, understands chronic illness. She has had more than one near-death experience, and she lives her life in a bit of limbo. And because she doesn’t know if s

FOUNTAIN HILLS TIMES - 2018-08-16 07:00:00

'Ring of Fire'

The Fountain Hills Theater opened this weekend with “Ring of Fire.” It is the life of the great Johnny Cash, told through his music.Okay, Fountain Hills, listen up: Run, don’t walk, and get your tickets. This play is on until Aug. 26. Another example of why I keep telling you we have the best little

FOUNTAIN HILLS TIMES - 2018-08-15 18:15:00

New photos show depths of Apple's expanding Mesa, Ariz. data center

Photos shot this week show the seldom-seen interior of Apple's two-year-old data center in Mesa, Ariz., instrumental to services like iCloud, Siri, and iMessage.

APPLE INSIDER - 2018-08-15 21:19:00

Ex-Mesa Councilman Apologizes After Video of Dispute With Hiker Goes Viral

The incident in theYouTube video, and itsaftermath,represent the climax of a story that has played out over two years between hikers, bicyclists, and a couple building a home in the Las Sendas community next to the Hawes Loop Trail.

PHOENIX NEW TIMES - 2018-08-15 14:30:00

Wildfire threatens the oldest and tallest juniper tree in the US

While in California to help battle fires, some Scottsdale, Arizona, firefighters stopped to take a photo with the famous Bennett Juniper.

FOX5SANDIEGO.COM - 2018-08-15 22:53:24

Scottsdale Police looking for commercial burglary suspect who started a fire inside the business

According to a statement released on Wednesday, the suspect broke into a business on the 1400 block of N. Scottsdale Road at 1:37 a.m. on June 8. The suspect managed to enter through the front door of the business, after unsuccessfully trying to enter the business from a back door by firing three ha

FOX10PHOENIX.COM - 2018-08-15 21:50:00

MCSO investigating deadly Mesa shooting near Main Street/Ellsworth Road

MESA, AZ - Authorities are investigating a deadly shooting in Mesa.Officers were called to the area of Main Street and Ellsworth Road late Tuesday night after receiving reports about a shooting.According to an MCSO spokesperson, a man was shot in the area and later died in the hospital.No additional

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-08-15 17:22:44

Mesa homeowner caught on camera accosting hiker on Hawes Loop Trail

MESA, AZ - Elaine Norton was warned by other hikers about Bill Jaffa, who's building a sprawling home in the Las Sendas community of Mesa.

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-08-15 00:44:55

On the road again, all the way to Jersey

(Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of columns on former Publisher Alan Cruikshank’s cross country tour this summer.)We made a commitment to the New Jersey grandkids that we would be back to see them again this year.We left our Henderson, Nev., condo on July 9th. This year on our cross-cou

FOUNTAIN HILLS TIMES - 2018-08-15 07:00:00

Mesa restaurant changes name after legal battle with Vegas resort and casino

"A lot of our regulars, they don't even know we're still here," said General Manager Sam Putrus. "They try to go for 'Bellagio' and there's no 'Bellagio.'"


Angry Mesa homeowner yelling at people on hiking trail near his house

“He’s jumping over the fence. He’s yelling at people. He says they’re threatening him. He says they’re trespassing,” said Shawn Stenmark, who lives in the area.

12NEWS.COM - 2018-08-15 05:31:54

DPS searching for man who ran off during Mesa traffic stop

Troopers tried to stop the vehicle, which was speeding and was believed to have been stolen from Scottsdale, at around 2 p.m. along eastbound U.S. 60 near Superstition Springs Boulevard, Department of Public Safety spokesman Bart Graves said.

AZCENTRAL - 2018-08-14 22:38:00

Three sinkholes close Elliott Road in east Mesa

The city also says they're working with developers and contractors to make sure it's safe for drivers, and construction is to blame for the ground opening up. There are several projects happening right now, which are private and public.


APS responds to Tonto Basin residents’ complaints on outages

The intense monsoon storms this year have wreaked havoc with the electrical grid serving Tonto Basin — frustrating residents and costing businesses.Store owners complain of lost sales when the cash register goes down and residents worry about the effects of debilitating heat when air conditioners fa