Memorial Day is a chance to pay our respects to the men and women killed in the line of duty or who are missing in action. At the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, volunteers and staff honor those individuals by coming together to place flags on the gravesites.
Tens of millions of flags of all sizes are sold annually, according to an industry spokesperson. But often times, meeting the demands of consumers requires manufacturers to look beyond our borders for materials.
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio wants the judge who ruled against him in a racial profiling case and is overseeing contempt of court proceedings against him off the case. The sheriff argues the judge must take himself off the case because his impartiality is in question.
Each week, a group of blind and visually impaired kids get together to tackle one of the many hiking trails in metro Phoenix. It's part of a training program they're involved with to prepare for a longer hike in the Grand Canyon this June.