A California utility has agreed to pay fines and upgrade its system following a power outage two years ago that affected millions of people in the Southwest. A federal investigation identified six utilities in Arizona and California that were involved in the blackout.
The Chicago Cubs' new Spring Training complex is ready for its first public viewing. Fans are invited to attend an open house for the Mesa ballpark on Saturday. The new stadium has a bit of Wrigley Field flair.
The water supply for metro Phoenix relies almost entirely on snowfall from the White Mountains in eastern Arizona, but with another warm winter, the third dry winter in a row, The Salt River Project expects only a third of normal runoff this year.