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For the second time this year, a wildfire is burning in Oak Creek Canyon, north of Slide Rock State Park.
June 17, 2014
The Scottsdale, Phoenix and Tempe Fire Departments battled a fire in Scottsdale early Tuesday morning at the showroom of the Mark Kia car dealership at Scottsdale Road and Roosevelt Street.
June 17, 2014
It's not just campfires and cigarettes that start ferocious wildfires. Your car can be the culprit, too.
June 16, 2014
The Assayii Lake Fire near Gallup, New Mexico burned uncontained Monday afternoon. About 800 firefighters are expected to arrive to fight the blaze which has charred about 17 square miles so far.
June 16, 2014
Glendale officials want to extend the city's sales tax increase to rescue it from financial disaster. They'll use the revenue to pay off a mountain of debt created partly when the city invested in pro sports.
June 16, 2014
The next time you buy a latte at Starbucks you’ll be helping a student get an ASU degree. The company will reimburse some Starbucks workers for tuition they pay to take ASU courses online.
June 16, 2014
There's a new process in effect for getting an Arizona driver's license. When you go in to get a license, you'll leave with a temporary driver's license.
June 16, 2014
Phoenix police on Monday said they had made an arrest in the killing of a Roman Catholic priest and the beating of a second priest at a church in the city's downtown.
June 16, 2014
The Pinal County Health Department says a Casa Grande man is recovering, after a bought with the disease.
June 16, 2014
Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne, who last week sued the federal government after it brought hundreds of undocumented children into Arizona from Texas, plans to visit a federal detention center in Nogales on Monday.
June 16, 2014
The Monsoon Season began Sunday under the timeline created for it by the National Weather Service, which has set the end date of Monsoon season for September 30.
June 16, 2014
A Utah judge wants people living in a polygamous sect on the Utah-Arizona border who haven't been paying rent to be evicted from their homes.
June 13, 2014
The restaurant company P.F. Chang's says data from credit and debit cards used at its restaurants were stolen. The Scottsdale-based restaurant chain is working with the federal government to investigate the problem.
June 13, 2014
Operations at the American Legion’s Veterans Crisis Command Center wrapped up Friday afternoon. Veterans Affairs representatives assisted more than 580 veterans through the course of the week.
June 13, 2014
The official start of the monsoon season is June 15. A Red Flag Fire Warning is already in effect for Northern Arizona, according to the National Weather Service.
June 13, 2014
The State Transportation Board approved a new Five-Year Construction Program late last week. While the Arizona Department of Transportation's plans are still hampered by a huge loss in revenue, the board added three new projects.
June 13, 2014
Have you ever danced with your grocery cart, or tried an electric slide while squeezing the produce?
June 13, 2014
Among this year's political candidates with notable namesakes, Democrat James Woods is running for the U.S. House. Woods happens to be blind, and wants to improve accessibility for disabled voters.
June 13, 2014
Candidates in Arizona's Republican gubernatorial primary have talked about eliminating the state income tax -- but the idea may not be realistic.
June 13, 2014
At the end of 2012, Arizona had about 231 doctors for every 100,000 residents -- below the national average of 260 doctors per 100,000 residents. The combination of two seismic shifts in health care could make that shortage even starker: implementing the Affordable Care Act and changes to how and where veterans get treated.
June 13, 2014

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