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Photographer Dick George guessed there are maybe about 30 churches, mosques, synagogues and other places of worship in Tempe, but he found dozens more than he expected and photographed as many as he could. Those photos are on display at the Tempe History Museum in an exhibit titled “Houses of Worship.”
July 18, 2014
Authorities said a potentially radioactive piece of construction equipment has been stolen from a south Phoenix business.
July 18, 2014
Police are investigating six small arson-caused fires set at Mesa churches in the past two months and looking for a suspect.
July 18, 2014
An Arizona teacher who was left alone in a classroom and then raped by a convicted sex offender filed a $4 million claim on Thursday against the state Department of Corrections.
July 18, 2014
A new study said more than 10 million people visited Arizona’s national parks last year. The survey showed national park tourists generated about three-quarters of a billion dollars for the state’s economy in 2013.
July 18, 2014
A Phoenix woman will avoid prosecution for leaving her two young sons alone in a hot car this spring while she went to a job interview, after agreeing to a deal with prosecutors.
July 18, 2014
A Phoenix woman will avoid prosecution for leaving her two young sons alone in a hot car this spring while she went to a job interview, after agreeing to a deal with prosecutors.
July 18, 2014
Hundreds of protests against illegal immigration are planned around the country Friday.
July 18, 2014
This is where fast cars and eager fans hang out every year. And this year marks the 50th anniversary since it first opened.
July 18, 2014
The Arizona Department of Transportation is renovating the rest stop at the bottom of the Salt River Canyon along U.S. Route 60. That’s the route many Valley travelers take to get to Show Low.
July 17, 2014
School starts in a few weeks, but some Arizona districts say they’re facing teacher shortages. Districts in rural parts of the state are scrambling to fill full-time and substitute teaching jobs.
July 17, 2014
A federal court of appeals will hear an Arizona death row inmate’s case tomorrow. Attorneys for the man said they want the state to reveal details of the execution process.
July 17, 2014
Have you or a loved one been faced with a disease or health problem that’s not curable with available medications? You may have been asked to participate in a clinical trial.
July 17, 2014
After more than 50 years of use, much of Phoenix’s water system infrastructure is showing signs of age. That trend mirrors statewide water system needs.
July 17, 2014
Arizona’s unemployment rate rose slightly in June and is still higher than the national rate.
July 17, 2014
An Arizona court ruling says a police officer merely parking behind a parked vehicle and blocking it in doesn't constitute an illegal detention in violation of the Constitution's Fourth Amendment.
July 17, 2014
The former Works Progress Administration building on the Arizona State Fairgrounds is now the object of a legal battle.
July 17, 2014
No evidence has been found that a dog chewed through an electrical wire at a Gilbert kennel, cutting power to a cooling unit and allegedly leading to the deaths of 21 canines last month.
July 17, 2014
A homeless ex-convict pleaded not guilty Thursday morning to charges he fatally shot a Catholic priest and beat another during a burglary.
July 17, 2014
A developer wants to build more than 250 homes on top of an Ahwatukee golf course that closed more than a year ago, but it won’t be easy. The Pulte Group has to convince thousands of people in the neighborhood to change deed restrictions that prevent the land from being used for anything but golf.
July 17, 2014

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