PHOENIX | Police investigate killing of 4th professional near Phoenix

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PHOENIX, AZ —A fourth professional found fatally shot in a three-day span has been identified by Arizona detectives as a 72-year-old counselor and life coach, but authorities were not immediately linking his death to that of the other three.

PHOENIX | Phoenix police standoff ends, 2nd man held with dog’s help

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PHOENIX (AP) — A standoff between Phoenix police and two armed men who had holed up inside a burning house ended after the confrontation stretched into a second day and officers realized there was no third suspect inside the home as they initially believed, police said Monday.

PHOENIX | Deal struck to settle discrimination suit against Motel 6

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PHOENIX — Motel 6 has tentatively agreed to settle a lawsuit that alleges it discriminated against some Latino customers at two Phoenix locations by giving their whereabouts and personal information to immigration agents who later arrested at least seven guests.

PHOENIX  | Suns’ Booker signs 5-year, $158 million deal

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PHOENIX — Devin Booker, the high-scoring guard at the heart of Phoenix’s rebuilding plans, has signed a five-year, $158 million maximum contract with the Suns. Continue reading PHOENIX | Suns’ Booker signs 5-year, $158 million deal at STL.News.

PHOENIX | Myers homers again, Padres top Diamondbacks 4-3 in 16,

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PHOENIX — Wil Myers homered for the fourth time in two days, connecting in the 16th inning off Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Jeff Mathis to send the San Diego Padres to a 4-3 victory Sunday. Continue reading PHOENIX | Myers homers again, Padres top Diamondbacks 4-3 in 16, at STL.News.

PHOENIX | Kids as young as 1 in US court, awaiting reunion with family

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PHOENIX — The 1-year-old boy in a green button-up shirt drank milk from a bottle, played with a small purple ball that lit up when it hit the ground and occasionally asked for “agua.”

PHOENIX  | Diamondbacks set franchise record with 20-5 rout of Padres

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PHOENIX — David Peralta drove in three runs and matched his career best with five hits, five Arizona players homered and the Diamondbacks set a single-game franchise scoring record with a 20-5 rout of the San Diego Padres on Saturday night.

PHOENIX | Renewable energy push in sunny Arizona draws political fight

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PHOENIX — Arizona’s largest utility is fiercely opposing a push to mandate increased use of renewable energy in the sun-drenched state, setting up a political fight over a measure funded by a California billionaire.

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz | Police: Phoenix killings of psychiatrist, 2 women linked

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AP) — The shooting death of a prominent forensic psychiatrist who assisted in high-profile murder cases including serial killings in Phoenix is connected to the killings of two paralegals, said authorities, who were investigating Saturday whether a fourth homicide was also related.

PHOENIX | US lawyers: Ruling allows detention of immigrant families

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PHOENIX — The Trump administration says a ruling this week by a federal judge in San Diego requiring the government to reunify families separated at the border means authorities can legally keep families detained until their cases are complete.

PHOENIX | Arizona police officers hit, mock bleeding suspect on video

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PHOENIX (AP) — The attorney for an Arizona man seen on police video being beaten and mocked while bleeding on a hospital floor said Thursday that it’s further evidence an already embattled suburban Phoenix police department has a pattern of acting above the law.

PHOENIX | The Latest: Latino leaders oppose Census citizenship query

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PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on a conference of Latino elected leaders on adding a citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. Census Bureau in Phoenix on Saturday over the proposed addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 survey, which they strongly oppose. Continue reading PHOENIX | The Latest: Latino leaders oppose Census citizenship query at STL.News. General Director Ron Jarmin Latino Elected and Appointed Officials Phoenix TodayNews Trump administration U.S.

PHOENIX | Arizona teachers push proposal to tax rich for education

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PHOENIX (AP) — On a sweltering Arizona evening under a park pavilion, math teacher Heather LaBelle handed out petitions for a ballot initiative that would increase taxes on wealthy residents to get funding for schools.

PHOENIX  | Energized Arizona teachers turn attention to tax proposal

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PHOENIX — On a hot Arizona evening under a park pavilion, math teacher Heather LaBelle handed out petitions for a ballot initiative that would increase taxes on wealthy residents to get funding for schools. General Arizona teachers energized Phoenix tax proposal TodayNews Turn attention

PHOENIX | Arizona Republicans brush off talk about McCain Senate seat

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PHOENIX — Sen. Continue reading PHOENIX | Arizona Republicans brush off talk about McCain Senate seat at STL.News. General Phoenix Republicans brush off talk about McCain Senate seat TodayNews

PHOENIX | Judge mulls allowing expelled Arizona lawmaker on ballot

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PHOENIX — A judge says she’ll decide Friday whether a former Arizona lawmaker expelled over sexual misconduct can run for state Senate. Continue reading PHOENIX | Judge mulls allowing expelled Arizona lawmaker on ballot at STL.News.

PHOENIX | GOP brass wants Arizona lawmaker in immigration remark out

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PHOENIX (AP) — The state’s Republican governor and party chairman called Thursday for the resignation of an Arizona lawmaker who said “there aren’t enough white kids to go around” when discussing integration in schools.

PHOENIX | Amid anti-immigrant sentiment, some Spanish speakers wary

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PHOENIX (AP) — The widely viewed videos of a rant by a New York attorney against restaurant workers and the questioning of two women in Montana by a border agent for speaking in Spanish have exposed the risk bilingual speakers can face when they use a language other than English in public.

PHOENIX | Teachers channel momentum from strikes into midterm races

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PHOENIX (AP) — As they packed up their protest signs and returned to the classroom to finish out the school year, thousands of teachers in North Carolina turned their attention to a different fight: the midterm elections.

PHOENIX | Arizona ‘Dreamers’ struggle after losing cheaper tuition

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PHOENIX (AP) — David Montenegro worked part-time restaurant jobs and took advantage of Arizona’s lower in-state tuition as he labored through years of college. Continue reading PHOENIX | Arizona ‘Dreamers’ struggle after losing cheaper tuition at STL.News.

NEW YORK | 76ers send Bridges to Phoenix for Smith in 1st-round swap

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NEW YORK — The Philadelphia 76ers have traded Mikal Bridges to the Phoenix Suns for Zhaire Smith in a swap of first-round draft pick. Continue reading NEW YORK | 76ers send Bridges to Phoenix for Smith in 1st-round swap at STL.News.

PHOENIX | Nimmo, Cabrera hit HRs in 9th, rally Mets past D-backs 5-3

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PHOENIX (AP) — Brandon Nimmo and Asdrubal Cabrera homered off Brad Boxberger in a four-run ninth inning and the New York Mets rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 on Sunday. Continue reading PHOENIX | Nimmo, Cabrera hit HRs in 9th, rally Mets past D-backs 5-3 at STL.News.

PHOENIX  | Draft decisions to have huge impact on 2018-19 hoops season

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PHOENIX — The deadline for college players to withdraw from the NBA draft has a widespread impact, from the individuals involved to their families to the teams who may select them in June. Continue reading PHOENIX | Draft decisions to have huge impact on 2018-19 hoops season at STL.News.

PHOENIX  | More women than ever run for Senate, but hurdles remain

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PHOENIX — Women running for office are due to hit another threshold with a record number of candidates for the U.S. Continue reading PHOENIX | More women than ever run for Senate, but hurdles remain at STL.News.

PHOENIX | Despite cancer, McCain’s maverick ways press on in tweets

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PHOENIX (AP) — Sen. Continue reading PHOENIX | Despite cancer, McCain’s maverick ways press on in tweets at STL.News. General brain cancer diagnosis Congressional Republican Despite cancer Phoenix TodayNews Trump administration Vietnam War

The Phoenix Rising

Mariner

Two chapters I met recently are struggling. In both cases, the leaderships have kept their collective eyes and heads down over the past couple of years, muscling through the program year while the world around them changed

PHOENIX | Adams’ RBI single in 11th gives Nationals 2-1 win at Arizona

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PHOENIX (AP) — The shift has become an extremely important part of defense in the major leagues. Continue reading PHOENIX | Adams’ RBI single in 11th gives Nationals 2-1 win at Arizona at STL.News.

PHOENIX | Family separation highlights immigration in Arizona midterms

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PHOENIX — The outrage sparked by the sights, sounds and stories of children separated from parents at the U.S.-Mexico Continue reading PHOENIX | Family separation highlights immigration in Arizona midterms at STL.News.

PHOENIX | Senate hopeful Joe Arpaio mum on details of Trump policies

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PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. Continue reading PHOENIX | Senate hopeful Joe Arpaio mum on details of Trump policies at STL.News. General Donald Trump Phoenix president's policies Senate hopeful Joe Arpaio mum TodayNews Trump policies U.S.

PHOENIX | Reynolds has 2 HR in Nats debut, Washington sweeps Dbacks

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PHOENIX — Mark Reynolds homered twice in his first game with Washington, lifting the Nationals over the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Sunday night to complete a four-game sweep. Continue reading PHOENIX | Reynolds has 2 HR in Nats debut, Washington sweeps Dbacks at STL.News.

PHOENIX | 1st lawmaker expelled since #MeToo seeking office in Arizona

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PHOENIX (AP) — A former Arizona lawmaker who became the first kicked out of a state Legislature since the #MeToo movement began because of a lengthy pattern of sexual misconduct is running for office again.

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz | Police: Suspect in 4 Phoenix-area slayings kills himself

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SCOTTSDALE, AZ — A man suspected in four Phoenix-area slayings that happened over three days fatally shot himself Monday as police swarmed the hotel where he was staying, authorities said. Continue reading SCOTTSDALE, Ariz | Police: Suspect in 4 Phoenix-area slayings kills himself at STL.News.

Phoenix Sinking

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My niece recently asked me for some examples of nonprofits that, seeing the handwriting on the wall, scaled back, refocused, got strong, and then let the phoenix rise again. A phoenix, however, is inspirational.

Association Social Media: National Association for Women Business Owners Phoenix Chapter (NAWBOPHX)

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——————— Welcome to Tracie Rollins, social media manager for the National Association for Women Business Owners Phoenix Chapter (NAWBOPHX)! a content and social media marketing agency in Phoenix, Arizona.

CONCORD, N.C. | Keselowski becomes first repeat winner on Xfinity Series

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The Cup driver has 38 Xfinity victories, also winning the rain-delayed Phoenix race in March. Phoenix race TodayNews Xfinity SeriesCONCORD, N.C. (AP)

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Arizona News: Arizona Attorney General’s Office Seeks to Intervene in Federal Appeal to Stop Serial Litigator, Peter Strojnik

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PHOENIX, AZ – Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich filed a motion to intervene in a pending federal appeal Friday in a continuation of his efforts to stop improper serial lawsuits filed by Mr. Peter Strojnik against Arizona businesses.

A Tuesday ‘thank you’

Aaron Wolowiec

You can also see how Phoenix House recapped its 2012 #GivingTuesday campaign and closed the loop for campaign participants with a heartfelt response from program beneficiaries. Editor’s Note: As Thanksgiving approaches, we all start thinking about our blessings.

Arizona News: Meth Trafficking Ring Dismantled Announced by AG Mark Brnovich

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PHOENIX, AZ – Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich, along with the DEA Phoenix Division and the Tempe Police Department announced the takedown of a major methamphetamine trafficking ring.

Arizona News: Touchdown!! Arizona To Host Super Bowl LVII

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PHOENIX, AZ – Arizona Governor Doug Ducey yesterday released the following statement on the selection of Arizona as the host of Super Bowl LVII at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale.

New Mexico News: Arizona Man, Scott Richard Lange Pleads Guilty to Federal Drug Trafficking Charges in New Mexico

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ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Scott Richard Lange, 55, of Phoenix, AZ, pled guilty Friday, May 18th in federal court in Las Cruces, N.M., Bailey, 42, also of Phoenix, AZ, in September 2017, on methamphetamine trafficking offenses.