Acting Phoenix Police chief, Joseph Yahner addressed the media Friday following his Thursday appointment. This is the second time he’s held the position in his more than 30-year career with the department.
December 19, 2014
In the last decade downtown Tempe has gone through many changes. There are now skyscrapers, an entertainment district and an ever expanding university. But, there is one little corner in the area where things haven’t really changed.
December 19, 2014

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Todd Sanders, President and CEO of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, said Broome had a significant impact.
December 19, 2014
"The Hunger Games" movies are also having another effect: an increased interest in archery.
December 19, 2014
Some of the turnaround is attributed to Sprouts Farmers Markets’ headquarters’ relocation to High Street.
December 19, 2014
A lot has changed about Arizona since the mid 1950s. But, one thing has not: the amount of water used.
December 19, 2014
New numbers from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center show Arizona had the second-biggest jump in post-secondary enrollment in the country this fall.
December 19, 2014

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Brazil and the U.S. played to a 0-0 draw in the final of the International Tournament of Brasilia, giving Brazil the first-place finish overall. None of the games were televised in the U.S.
December 21, 2014
Ismaaiyl Brinsley, who ambushed two NYPD patrolmen, spoke to people on the street just before the shooting took place, according to a police official.
December 21, 2014
American Jewish college student Amelia Wolf spent Hanukkah last year in Ramallah. As the holiday approached, she was lonely — until her Palestinian hosts got wind of how she was feeling.
December 21, 2014
A filmmaker invited white residents of Buffalo, N.Y., to speak candidly about race. Karen Grigsby Bates finds the results are thought-provoking, often surprising and sometimes disturbing.
December 21, 2014
Days after breaking the siege of Mount Sinjar and freeing trapped Yazidis there, peshmerga forces were pressing an offensive to retake the town itself from the Islamist militia.
December 21, 2014