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Ex-Mesa attorney gets prison for 2017 Scottsdale crash that killed man

PHOENIX — A disbarred Mesa attorney has been sentenced to 10 1/2 years in prison in connection with a 2017 car crash that killed a motorcyclist in Scottsdale. Maricopa County Superior Court officials say Tracy Morehouse was sentenced Monday.

12NEWS.COM - 2018-12-17 23:19:00

Man jailed for Scottsdale fraud and money laundering

A Phoenix man has been arrested after a series of fraudulent deed transfers including ownership of single family homes in Paradise Valley, Scottsdale and Phoenix. Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced 67-year-old Daniel Barraza Nevarez has been sentenced to eight months in jail and seven years of


The Best Free Things to Do in Metro Phoenix This Week

Life is better when it's free. This week, you can do some last-minute shopping at Mesa Christmas Market, enjoy a bike ride past lines of luminarias at the Fifth Annual Luminaria Ride, or get a laugh at “Awkward Family Photo.” For more things to do, visit Phoenix New Times’ calendar.

PHOENIX NEW TIMES - 2018-12-17 13:00:00

Scottsdale set to celebrate 25th anniversary of MLK dinner gala

Come partake in the 25th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. “Living the Dream” Community Dinner Celebration. Hosted by the Community Celebrating Diversity and APS, the event is set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 at the Embassy Suites, 5001 N. Scottsdale Road. in Scottsdale.


Scottsdale Heights gains final plat approval from City Council

An approval for the final plat of a 54-lot residential subdivision in north Scottsdale, which is on the former Carefree Studios site, has been approved by Scottsdale City Council.


Grocery delivery, with no humans drivers, is underway

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Deliveries from an Arizona grocery store will soon be arriving with no one one behind the wheel. A fully autonomous vehicle is about to pilot public roads Tuesday with no back up driver, though it will be monitored by humans in another automobile.

YAHOO! - 2018-12-18 17:22:09

Verify: What are the rules with electric scooters?

There are new challenges to keeping pedestrians safe popping up all over the Valley. These electric scooters are available to anyone with a phone and an app. For Tempe resident Austin Doll, they are a nice way to take a ride from his apartment to downtown Tempe.

12NEWS.COM - 2018-12-18 01:23:00

Ex-Mesa attorney gets prison for DUI crash that killed man

PHOENIX (AP) — A disbarred Mesa attorney has been sentenced to 10 1/2 years in prison in connection with a 2017 car crash that killed a motorcyclist in Scottsdale. Maricopa County Superior Court officials say Tracy Morehouse was sentenced Monday.

PINALCENTRAL.COM - 2018-12-17 23:09:00

Brother of skateboarder killed in Phoenix hit-and-run says he's disgusted at driver

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) - The brother of the man who died in a hit-and-run collision Saturday evening says he hopes the driver comes forward so the family can have closure. "He was a good guy, he had a big heart, loved life, his family, his friends, his dog," the victim's brother, Mike Carringer, said.

AZFAMILY - 2018-12-17 02:35:00

Scottsdale couple to work with Mattel on same-sex couple Barbie set

Matt Jacobi and Nick Caprio have been together for 11 years, ever since meeting for the first time in an Irish pub in downtown Chicago. "It was truly love at first sight," Jacobi said.

12NEWS.COM - 2018-12-16 04:14:00

Mission critical: Fighter Country Foundation serves those who protect us

For the myriad comforts we have, the opinions we are allowed to express and the best quality of life enjoyed by any human population planet Earth has ever seen — there is an American veteran to thank for that.


Husband arrested, wife found dead inside north Phoenix house

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5)-- A husband has been arrested after allegedly killing his wife in north Phoenix. Phoenix police said officers responded to a home near 16th Street and Union Hills Drive for unknown trouble, just after 9 a.m. on Monday.

AZFAMILY - 2018-12-17 19:35:00

10 restaurant chains open on Christmas Eve in Phoenix: Cracker Barrel for comfort food, Morton's for steak

If you burned the turkey, as Tim Allen did in “The Santa Clause,” and need a chain-restaurant bailout, here are 10 tried-and-true spots for a familiar Christmas Eve meal around Phoenix.

MSN.COM - 2018-12-17 12:00:09

Sound Bites Grill presents: Neil Diamond Holiday Christmas Tribute

Appearing in the Celebrity Show Lounge at Sound Bites Grill on Sunday, Dec. 23, 7 p.m., is Arizona’s award-winning Neil Diamond Tribute Band performing a special Christmas Show.

CVBUGLE.COM - 2018-12-17 17:33:00

Scooter-pestered EV officials consider controls

Electric rental scooters have quickly become a ubiquitous – and for many, irritating – part of life in the East Valley, popping up near Metro light rail stations, busy street corners and even on a vice mayor’s front lawn.

EAST VALLEY TRIBUNE - 2018-12-17 08:00:00

PD: Woman fatally shot at apartment in west Phoenix

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) - A woman has died after she was shot at an apartment Sunday in Phoenix, police said. The shooting was reported around Noon near 39th Avenue and Camelback Road, according to the Phoenix Police Department.

AZFAMILY - 2018-12-17 00:33:00

Rumor: Trevor Ariza wanted to get traded to the Lakers

Trevor Ariza reportedly informed the Phoenix Suns he preferred to be traded to the Los Angeles Lakers, according to Tania Ganguli of the L.A. Times. The Suns and Lakers reportedly tried to work out a deal, but the trade was never materialized, as Ariza was sent to the Washington Wizards in exchange

CLUTCHPOINTS.COM - 2018-12-16 23:16:36

Phoenix PD: Man riding skateboard dies following hit-and-run crash

PHOENIX, Ariz. (FOX 10) - Phoenix Police are looking for a driver involved in a deadly hit-and-run. The incident happened Saturday night at 7:20 p.m. in the area of 19th Avenue and Dunlap.

FOX10PHOENIX.COM - 2018-12-16 16:30:00

Police identify man killed in shooting at Phoenix hotel, say he demanded money

PHOENIX — Police released more details Sunday after a man was shot and killed at a Phoenix hotel Saturday. The Phoenix Police Department say 40-year-old Aaron Townsend was shot and killed after he entered a room and demanded money from two men inside at a hotel near the I-17 and Peoria Avenue.

12NEWS.COM - 2018-12-16 21:50:00

Scottsdale PD defend they way they handled Dwight Jones investigation

Earlier this week, Scottsdale Police Department released body camera video of the investigation into Dwight Jones' murder spree this past spring. Jones has been linked to the murder of six people in the span of four days. All but two of the murders were linked to a vendetta Jones had after a bitter

12NEWS.COM - 2018-12-16 04:41:00