Glendale police believe two fifteen year old girls died in a murder-suicide at Independence High School Friday morning. Authorities have identified them as 10th graders, but will not release their names.
Feb. 12, 2016

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The signing of SB 1070 by then-Gov. Jan Brewer highlighted Arizona as a state that was determined to pass legislation that was meant to be tough on undocumented immigrants.
Feb. 12, 2016
It’s possible you haven’t seen a dried gourd since Thanksgiving, when they’re used in abundance as centerpieces, but in Casa Grande gourds are a big deal right now thanks to an annual gourd festival held there.
Feb. 12, 2016
Arizona lawmakers are debating whether to allow electronic billboards through most of La Paz and Mohave Counties. Current law only allows them along a corridor from Phoenix towards California along I-10 and I-8.
Feb. 12, 2016
New rules in Flagstaff will change the way people keep what some consider barnyard animals their backyard.
Feb. 12, 2016
The Greater Phoenix Jewish Film Festival is celebrating its 20th year. It starts on Sunday. This year, organizers are touting a trio of Holocaust-related movies that are appropriate for younger viewers.
Feb. 12, 2016

NPR News

#ThingsLincolnDidntSay brought the 16th president back to Twitter on his birthday to weigh in on the current presidential race. But in reality, he might actually feel at home.
Feb. 12, 2016
The U.S. and Cuba will sign a civil aviation agreement in Havana on Tuesday. The signing formalizes the arrangement reached in December, allowing for a limited number of U.S. flights to Cuba.
Feb. 12, 2016
The new designations protect nearly 1.8 million acres of public lands that include Southern California's highest peak, thousands of Native American rock carvings, endangered animals and a ghost town.
Feb. 12, 2016
Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill are meeting in Havana, Cuba. It's the first time the leaders of the two churches have met since a schism 1,000 years ago divided Christianity.
Feb. 12, 2016
The annual event invites bird watchers of all levels to count the birds in their backyard, and submit the data to researchers at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society.
Feb. 12, 2016