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The coed sport is played with teams of six in a 25-yard pool. The game is similar to ice hockey, in which teams push, pass and move around a puck toward the opposing team’s goal on the opposite end of the playing area.
July 17, 2015
Recently the City of Mesa Police Department purchased a new helicopter for more than $3 million to replace an aging helicopter that was damaged after crash landing in Gilbert last year.
July 17, 2015
The federal government requires school districts across the country to use a uniform calculation to determine graduation rates. But until now, that data had generally been reported on a state-by-state basis.
July 17, 2015
Having a baby is expensive, with hospital costs alone usually in the high thousands for a childbirth without complications. But you may not realize that a private adoption is often twice, sometimes even three or four times, as expensive.
July 17, 2015
When you think about the Valley, is there a specific place you think of? A place that exemplifies your image of our desert home?
July 17, 2015
This week President Barack Obama announced plans for criminal justice reform and reducing the federal prison population. Meanwhile, Arizona has increasing numbers of inmates and the state is building more prisons to accommodate the growth.
July 17, 2015
It is one of the most recognized business schools in the world — and it’s right here in the Valley. But Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University had a different purpose during World War II.
July 17, 2015
Jerice Hunter was sentenced Friday after being convicted in April of first-degree murder and child abuse in the death of Jhessye Shockley.
July 17, 2015
So far this year, 149 people have been rescued during mountain hikes by Phoenix Fire officials.
July 17, 2015
This Sunday may well be the tastiest holiday you didn’t know existed — it’s National Ice Cream Day.
July 17, 2015
Raising a lot of money — like tens of thousands of dollars — used to have to be done by going to a bank or having a wealthy relative.
July 17, 2015
The Special Olympics World Games kick off next weekend in LA and one of the teams taking part in the softball tournament is from Arizona.
July 17, 2015
For most schools in the Valley, there are still a few more weeks left of summer vacation. That’s not the case for the Chandler Unified School District.
July 17, 2015
An airplane departing Sky Harbor Airport Wednesday night was blinded by a handheld laser device that was pointed at the cockpit. That plane was one of 35 across the country that was struck by a laser that night.
July 17, 2015
The Department of Justice has confirmed it plans to settle with the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) over allegations of civil rights abuses.
July 17, 2015
County health officials urging Valley residents to stay vigilant against West Nile during the monsoon season.
July 17, 2015
The Maricopa County Public Health Department has confirmed two more deaths in relation to West Nile Virus. This brings the total to three deaths this season.
July 17, 2015
Firefighters on the Tonto National Forest are battling a wildfire that was spotted Thursday afternoon in the Cave Creek Ranger District.
July 17, 2015
The Arizona Department of Transportation said the facial recognition technology used in Arizona’s new driver’s licenses is weeding out criminals trying to commit identity theft and fraud.
July 17, 2015
Scattered showers will be moving into the Phoenix area and higher terrain of central Arizona this weekend. One to two inches of rain is possible.
July 17, 2015

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