Kuemper, Coyotes hold on for 2-1 win over Predators
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Darcy Kuemper might not have imagined that by the end of Thursday night, he’d have played in as many games as the goalie he backs up, the injured Antti Raanta.
Kuemper had a career-high 44 saves in his sixth straight game in net, and the Arizona Coyotes held off the ...
Arizona flu cases below level a year ago but above average
PHOENIX (AP) — The number of reported laboratory-confirmed influenza cases in Arizona during the current flu season is well below the number at this point a year ago but significantly above the five-year average.
The state Department of Health Services’ most recent weekly report says the ...
Maricopa County development grant to research urban heat
PHOENIX (AP) — An economic development agency run by Maricopa County says it will issue a grant of nearly $3 million to Arizona State University for research to reduce urban heat and improve air quality.
The grant announced this week by the Maricopa County Industrial Development Authority ...
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A Tucson woman has been sentenced for filing false income tax returns to gain thousands of dollars in refunds.
The U.S. Attorney’s Office for Arizona says 33-year-old Clariece Burden-Stelly was sentenced Thursday to 21 months in a federal prison. Once she is released, ...
Major Colorado River water user floats Arizona drought plan
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A major Colorado River water user has proposed an interim plan for Arizona as the state faces looming a looming deadline to manage expected shortages. The Central Arizona Project board said its proposal could jumpstart talks after previous ones failed to gain consensus ...
3rd victim of bar shooting in Arizona town of Globe has died
GLOBE, Ariz. (AP) — A third victim in a bar shooting in the eastern Arizona town of Globe has died.
A cousin of 22-year-old Ashley Sanchez says she died of her injuries Thursday at a Chandler hospital.
Sanchez was one of four people shot Sunday night with 44-year-old Cristi Licano ...
The Latest: Vegas-area water managers advance drought plan
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on drought contingency plans being considered by states that rely on the Colorado River (all times local):
Las Vegas-area water managers have become the first to advance a multi-state drought contingency plan that officials hope will ease ...
Judge raises possibility of throwing out inmate care deal
PHOENIX (AP) — A judge presiding in a legal settlement over the quality of health care in Arizona’s prisons has raised the possibility of throwing out the four-year agreement and resuming litigation over inmate care because of the state’s pervasive noncompliance with the deal.
Coyotes hire Olympian Lyndsey Fry for adviser’s role
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes have hired former Olympian Lyndsey Fry as a special adviser to team President and CEO Ahron Cohen.
The 26-year-old Fry, who grew up in Chandler, Arizona, will also be a brand ambassador for the NHL club.
Fry helped the U.S. women’s hockey ...
Raiders face Cardinals in matchup of struggling teams
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — It’s not exactly a clash of titans at State Farm Stadium on Sunday.
The Oakland Raiders, with the NFL’s worst record at 1-8, drag a five-game losing streak into their game with the Arizona Cardinals, who at 2-7 are tied for the third-worst record in the ...
OAKLAND (1-8) at ARIZONA (2-7)
Sunday, Nov. 18, 4:05 p.m., ET
OPENING LINE — Cardinals by 3
RECORD VS. SPREAD — Oakland 2-7, Arizona 5-3-1
SERIES RECORD — Raiders lead 5-4
LAST MEETING — Cardinals beat Raiders 24-13, Oct. 19, 2014
LAST WEEK — Raiders lost to ...
Arizona unemployment rate rises to 4.7 percent in October
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s unemployment rate for October was 4.7 percent, up from 4.6 percent in September.
The state Office of Economic Opportunity says the seasonally adjusted labor force increased by just over 16,300 people while Arizona’s economy added 23,300 nonfarm jobs between ...
The Latest: Interstate 40 reopens in northeastern Arizona
HOLBROOK, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on an Interstate 40 closure in Arizona (all times local):
Authorities have reopened Interstate 40 in northeastern Arizona after learning that lines downed on the highway are phone lines, not power lines as originally thought.
Downed power lines close I-40 in northeastern Arizona
HOLBROOK, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say Interstate 40 is closed in both directions about 5 miles (8 kilometers) west of Holbrook in northeastern Arizona because of downed power lines.
The Arizona Department of Transportation said Thursday morning there was no estimate when the highway will ...
No. 9 Washington State looking to keep CFP hopes alive
Arizona (5-5, 4-3 Pac-12) at No. 9 Washington State (9-1, 6-1, No. 8 CFP), 10:30 p.m. EST (ESPN).
Line: Washington State by 10.
Series record: Arizona leads 27-16.
WHAT’S AT STAKE?
Washington State looking to stay on track for its first Pac-12 North title and longshot bid ...
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Arizona man convicted in first-degree murder of girlfriend
PHOENIX (AP) — A federal jury has convicted an Arizona man for the first-degree murder of his girlfriend, and of other violent crimes including using a machete to assault two Navajo Nation police officers who arrived to investigate the killing.
Cosme Lopez, spokesman for the U.S. ...
Arizona financial adviser gets 6 years for stealing
PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Attorney General’s office says a former financial adviser has been sentenced to six years imprisonment for stealing money from dormant bank accounts.
Prosecutors said Wednesday that 36-year-old Steven Watson of Gilbert, Arizona will also serve seven years of ...
PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. Environmental Protection Agency officials say an Arizona auto parts manufacturer will pay a $200,000 fine for selling pollution control bypass equipment.
They say Gilbert-based Vivid Distributing violated the Clean Air Act by allegedly installing, manufacturing and ...
Northern Arizona gets first win on road, tops Omaha 76-66
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Davon Bolton came off the bench to score 16 points to lead Northern Arizona to its first road victory of the season, beating Omaha 76-66 on Wednesday night.
The Lumberjacks opened the season beating Jacksonville at home, 97-82, then promptly embarked on a five-game road ...
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The reconstructed, guard-oriented Arizona Wildcats cruised to another victory. Now the team heads for Maui where the competition gets a whole lot tougher.
Brandon Williams and Brandon Randolph scored 21 points apiece and the Wildcats tuned up for that trip with a 79-46 ...
Kids escape serious injury in Arizona bus crash
Cardinals sign 2 cornerbacks, guard Justin Pugh goes on IR
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have signed cornerbacks David Amerson and Leonard Johnson.
Wednesday’s move came a day after the team placed starting right guard Justin Pugh on injured reserve with a knee injury and released safety Eddie Pleasant.
Pugh was injured in ...
Judge won’t give more time to find victims of detentions
PHOENIX (AP) — A judge in Arizona who ordered taxpayer-funded compensation for Latinos who were illegally detained when then-Sheriff Joe Arpaio defied a court order has declined to give the victims more time to apply for the money.
The two-sentence ruling issued Tuesday by U.S. District ...
Video shows alleged El Chapo drug tunnel
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KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — Vector Launch Inc. is planning a commercial rocket launch at the Pacific Spaceport Complex, its first launch at the Alaska facility.
The company based in Tucson, Arizona, informed the Federal Communications Commission of its plans, which aims to test its Vector-R ...
Arizona Christian University getting former Thunderbird site
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Christian University plans to move from its current location in north Phoenix to the former campus of Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale.
The private nonprofit university’s announcement Wednesday says the move is made possible by a land ...
PHOENIX (AP) — Sunday, Nov. 18
On this date in 1873, the military telegraph was completed between San Diego and Prescott.
On this date in 1900, the two Haldeman brothers were legally hanged in Tombstone for killing two police officers.
On this date in 1914, a feature story in ...
State to stock prized fishery near Page with rainbow trout
PAGE, Ariz. (AP) — A prized fishery below Glen Canyon Dam is getting more rainbow trout.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department says it will stock trout this week below the Lees Ferry boat ramp where anglers can walk in to the Colorado River. That hasn’t been done since 1998.
Arizona Game and Fish restores bighorns to historic habitats
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s Game and Fish Department says it is restoring about 60 bighorn sheep to two historic habitats in the state.
The department said Tuesday that dozens of the animals are being taken to traditional range areas, with wildlife workers drawing from robust populations of ...
Ruling upholds $30M jury award for death in pursuit crash
PHOENIX (AP) — An appeals court has again upheld a $30 million jury award for the 2007 death of a Scottsdale man killed when his car was struck by a car driven by a bank robbery suspect chased by police and state Department of Public Safety officers.
The Court of Appeals on Tuesday upheld ...
DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings are playing inspired hockey after a sluggish start to the season.
Defenseman Mike Green had a goal and two assists and the Red Wings extended their winning streak to four games with a 6-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday night.
GLOBE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in eastern Arizona said Tuesday they may never fully know what motivated a gunman to open fire inside a bar, killing two people and wounding two others.
Investigators have found no criminal history in the background Sterling Randall Hunt, Globe Police Chief ...
Clay Helton is on the hot seat at USC and four teams in the Pac-12 South could wind up with identical records at the top of the standings at the end of the season. The conference’s southern side enters the final two weeks in a jumble.
Here are the possible scenarios at the moment: Utah ...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Northern Arizona University’s game against Sacramento State that was postponed last weekend because of poor air quality has been canceled.
A wildfire north of the Sacramento area produced smoke that made the sky hazy at the game site last Saturday ...
In a year of liberal challenges to President Donald Trump, an avowed centrist scored the Democratic Party’s biggest coup -- flipping a red state’s U.S. Senate seat.
Rep. Kyrsten Sinema won the Arizona Senate seat being vacated by Republican Jeff Flake to become the first woman to win a ...
Cost of defense for murder suspect nears $1 million
KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — The cost to defend an Arizona murder suspect already is approaching a million dollars and the suspect’s trial isn’t until April.
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Former forensic interviewer sentenced to time behind bars
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A former forensic interviewer who testified in numerous northern Arizona court cases has been sentenced to four months in prison and ordered to pay nearly $8,150 in restitution for embezzling money from her employer, Northern Arizona Healthcare.
A Coconino County ...
Democrat Kyrsten Sinema flips Arizona Senate seat
Balanced Arizona State overpowers Long Beach State 90-54
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Sixty-three rebounds in a game hadn’t happened since the 2002-2003 season, until Arizona State reached that mark again on Monday night.
The Sun Devils cruised to a 90-58 victory over Long Beach State, crashing the boards and playing aggressive defense. Also, sophomore ...
Simpson, Peterson, Armstrong get South Dakota past NAU 90-74
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Triston Simpson, Tyler Peterson and Brandon Armstrong combined for 69 points to help South Dakota beat Northern Arizona 90-74 on Monday night.
Northern Arizona (1-1) trailed 40-31 at halftime and stayed within single digits for most of the second half, but a 13-6 ...
Democrat Kyrsten Sinema wins Arizona US Senate seat
PHOENIX (AP) — Democrat Kyrsten Sinema won Arizona’s open U.S. Senate seat Monday in a race that was among the most closely watched in the nation, beating Republican Rep. Martha McSally in the battle to replace GOP Sen. Jeff Flake.
The three-term congresswoman won after a slow vote count ...
Secretary of State race in Arizona is now too close to call
PHOENIX (AP) — The race between Democratic state Senate Minority Leader Katie Hobbs and Republican businessman Steve Gaynor to be Arizona’s next secretary of state is now too close to call.
The Associated Press had declared Gaynor the winner on Election Day. But votes that have been ...
PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on the election for U.S. Senate in Arizona (all times local):
Democrat Kyrsten Sinema is citing a Republican as her example as she prepares to become Arizona’s first female senator.
Sinema declared victory in her race against Republican ...
PHOENIX (AP) — Democrat special education teacher and political novice Kathy Hoffman has won the race for Arizona superintendent of public instruction, beating an experienced Republican politician.
Hoffman was declared the winner Monday night as her lead over Frank Riggs grew ...
Johnson, pass rush positive signs from Arizona’s loss at KC
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Although the Arizona Cardinals went down to their seventh defeat of the season, there were positive aspects to their 26-14 loss at Kansas City.
David Johnson broke loose for his best game of the year and the Cardinals defense harassed Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes ...
2 dead, 2 wounded in Globe bar shooting; suspect in custody
GLOBE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in eastern Arizona said Monday that a man hanging out with patrons inside a bar suddenly opened fire on them, killing two and wounding two others.
Globe Police Chief Dale Walters said the 22-year-old suspect shot the victims Sunday night not long after all ...
The Latest: No motive known yet in deadly Globe bar shooting
GLOBE, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly shooting inside a bar in Globe, Arizona (all times local):
Police in eastern Arizona say they have yet to figure out why a man opened fire on patrons inside a bar, killing two and wounding two.
Globe Police Chief Dale Walters ...
Chiefs’ maligned defense shines in victory over Arizona
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs finally got Justin Houston back onto the field Sunday against Arizona, and the four-time Pro Bowl linebacker made one of the plays of the game when he picked off Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen on a second-half screen pass.
The Chiefs also ...