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Dozens Of Homeless Kids Are Sleeping In Arizona State Buildings

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 10.27.2014 | Impact

Although it's been happening for years, the Arizona Department of Child Safety began keeping records of the homeless children sleeping in state-operat...

Is the Housing Boom in Phoenix Creating Another Bubble?

Anita Verma | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Anita Verma

The current market portends a promising future for growth of Phoenix. We have survived one of the worst real estate recessions of all times, and now we are moving into time of expansion for housing. In a state that sees sunlight 85 percent of the year, the future of Metro Phoenix's housing market is just as bright!

Buy It, and They Will Come: How Land Grows People

Anita Verma | Posted 12.09.2013 | Business
Anita Verma

I recently had the privilege of meeting Judd Herberger, a family name that is well known in all of Arizona. While I had attended performances at the H...

Obama Returning To Arizona To Tout Housing Recovery

Reuters | Posted 10.05.2013 | Politics

* Obama to speak about housing's rebound in Arizona * Speech returns to themes of address given in 2009 * Arizona typica...

How to Spend a Week in Arizona, Part 1: Greater Phoenix

Scott Bridges | Posted 07.29.2013 | Travel
Scott Bridges

Phoenix is a city encompassing 27 communities and 4 million residents that has been occupied for the last two millennia, and upon its founding was named Pumpkinville for the pumpkins that were grown along irrigation canals. In the last decade or so, downtown Phoenix has experienced a resurgence.

Bus Driver Allegedly Offers Boy $1 For Sex (GRAPHIC LANGUAGE)

Huffington Post | Posted 06.29.2012 | Crime

A man is accused of offering a young boy $1 to have sex with him. An Arizona couple working for their local school district -- one as a bus driver,...

Gabriel Lerner

WATCH: Gay Siblings Tell Of Coming Out To Their Traditional Latino Family | Gabriel Lerner | Posted 03.25.2012 | Latino Voices

It is natural for parents to daydream about their children's future and to worry about the things which may cause misery or harm to them. In many Hisp...

BlackVoices History Quest: Phoenix

Posted 04.19.2012 | Black Voices

Today's edition of Black Voices Black History Quest is based in Phoenix. You can plan a trip with your family to these places with the helpful map,...

Authorities Investigate Suspicious Envelope Sent To 'America's Toughest Sheriff'

AP | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics

PHOENIX -- Authorities are investigating an envelope containing white powder that was directed to President Barack Obama and listed a controversial Ar...

'Prolific' Ariz. Child Molester Gets 560 Years

AP | AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 03.14.2012 | Crime

PHOENIX — A man authorities described as one of Arizona's most egregious serial child molesters was ordered to spend the rest of his life in pri...

My First R-rated Movie or... How I Became the James Bond of Covert Forbidden Film Viewing

Alex Simon | Posted 02.29.2012 | Entertainment
Alex Simon

For those of us who grew up in the suburbs in the pre-home video, pre-Internet and pre-cable TV 1970s and early '80s, there were few dangerous pleasures as heady as sneaking into an R-rated movie at the local multiplex.

Huge Transformer Blaze Burning In Phoenix, Arizona

AP | MARK CARLSON | Posted 02.05.2012 | Green

PHOENIX (AP) - Fire crews are battling a massive transformer fire inside an Arizona Public Service substation in north Phoenix that's throwing off a l...

Phoenix Collision Causes Diesel Tanker Fire, Kills Trucker

AP | BOB CHRISTIE | Posted 01.09.2012 | Green

PHOENIX — Two tanker trucks collided and burst into flames on a busy freeway near Phoenix during the height of the Wednesday morning rush hour, ...

Inheriting Alzheimer's: Research See If Disease Could Be Prevented With Drug Treatment Years Before Dementia Begins

New York Times | Posted 12.04.2011 | Fifty

For the Betancur family, it was a kind of pilgrimage, an act of faith in science. In September, four family members traveled from Medellin, Colombi...

Teen Arrested For Posting Online Threats For School Shooting

AP | Posted 11.27.2011 | Education

PHOENIX -- Arizona police have arrested a 14-year-old boy for allegedly posting online comments about his plans to shoot up his school and then commit...

WATCH: Monstrous Dust Storm Swallows Phoenix

Posted 09.05.2011 | Green

A monstrous dust storm roared through Phoenix, Arizona on Tuesday night, delaying flights and causing power outages for thousands of people. The AP...

Massive Phoenix Dust Storm Drastically Reduces Visibility

AP | AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 09.04.2011 | Green

PHOENIX — Arizonans are calling it the mother of all haboobs – a mile-high wall of ominous, billowing dust that appeared to swallow Phoeni...

Southwest, pilots reach labor accord for jetliner | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

AP Photo/Matt YorkA Southwest Airlines pilot does a pre-flight engine inspection at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix in this file photo...

Rockies swept by D-backs

Daily Camera. | Daily Camera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PHOENIX -- Steven Drew homered and had four RBIs, Kelly Johnson hit a two-run shot and the Arizona Diamondbacks held off Colorado 10-9 Thursday night ...

No McNipples on the menu at this Phoenix McDonald's

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Got milk? Clarissa Bradford took her family, including a five-month-old son, to aMcDonald's in Phoenix , and while the rest of the family...

Colorado GOP in Arizona to talk about immigration

The Aspen Times | Aspen Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Copyright 2010 The Aspen Times. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.The Aspen Time...

1 Arizona prison escapee captured in Wyoming

Fox 31 | Fox 31 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PHOENIX - Federal agents have captured an escapee from an Arizona prison in Wyoming, but are still searching for another inmate and a suspected accom...

Lady Gaga Denounces Arizona Immigration Law

Advocate. | Advocate | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Lady Gaga denounced the new immigration law in Arizona when she took the stage in Phoenix on Saturday night. ...

Missing Girl Found 7 Years Later: Amber Rose Nicklas, California Native, Found In Phoenix

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California (CNN) -- A California girl who had been missing for almost seven years was found Wednesday by police in Phoenix, Arizona, auth...

Tom Tancredo calls out "brown supremacists" after Arizona immigration rally

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Last month, a representative from Americans For Legal Immigration blasted ex-Congressman Tom Tancredo for pledging to participate in a Jun...