PHOENIX | Record-setting rainfall slows Phoenix traffic, shutters fair

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PHOENIX — Record-setting rainfall from remnants of Tropical Storm Sergio closed the Arizona State Fair on Saturday and slowed traffic on a freeway and local streets across metro Phoenix.

PHOENIX | Flooding from remnants of tropical storm traps Phoenix cars

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PHOENIX — Remnants of a tropical storm drenched parts of the desert Southwest on Tuesday, trapping some drivers on swamped Phoenix streets as authorities prepared for possible flash flooding in Arizona, central Utah and elsewhere.

PHOENIX | Phoenix Suns fire general manager Ryan McDonough

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PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns have fired general manager Ryan McDonough barely a week before the season begins. Jones is the team’s vice president of basketball operations and Bukstein was assistant GM under McDonough, who had been in Phoenix since 2013 and was under contract through 2020. Continue reading PHOENIX | Phoenix Suns fire general manager Ryan McDonough at STL.News.

PHOENIX | Amber Alert issued for boys, father after Phoenix killings

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PHOENIX— An Amber Alert was issued Saturday for two young brothers and their biological father missing since the boys’ mother and a male housemate were found fatally shot in the Phoenix home where police said the victims and boys lived.

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  | ‘Urban island’ heat tests Phoenix, other large cities

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PHOENIX — When temperatures soar as they have this week in downtown Phoenix, homeless people ride the air-conditioned light rail to avoid a heat so brutal it killed 155 people in the city and surrounding areas last year.

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GILBERT, ARIZONA | Congressman Biggs Introduces the “Phoenix VA Congressional Oversight Act”

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GILBERT, ARIZONA – Today, Congressman Andy Biggs introduced the Phoenix VA Congressional Oversight Act, which authorizes a pilot program to improve constituent services in Arizona.

PHOENIX | Border officials alarmed by migrants abandoned in the desert

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PHOENIX — Smugglers in recent weeks have been abandoning large groups of Guatemalan and other Central American migrants in Arizona’s harsh cactus-studded Sonoran Desert near the border with Mexico, alarming Border Patrol officials who say the trend is putting hundreds of children at risk.

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 | Kirkpatrick wins competitive Democratic primary

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PHOENIX — Former Rep. Continue reading PHOENIX | Kirkpatrick wins competitive Democratic primary at STL.News. Politics Catherine Miranda competitive Democratic Congressional District Delina DiSanto Kirkpatrick wins Larry Felder Matt Heinz Phoenix Politics News TodayNews

PHOENIX | Uber driver suing Bucs’ QB Winston over groping incident

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PHOENIX— A female Uber driver in Arizona is suing Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston, accusing him of sexual assault. She said Winston grabbed her crotch in the drive-thru of a Mexican restaurant in the Phoenix area in March 2016.

PHOENIX | Mourners remember McCain at Arizona church service

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PHOENIX — An estimated 3,500 mourners crowded into an Arizona church Thursday to remember Sen. Continue reading PHOENIX | Mourners remember McCain at Arizona church service at STL.News.

Investments & Wealth Institute to Host Focus on Advising the Great Wealth Transfer Seminar, Nov. 15 in Phoenix

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PHOENIX | Woman was pregnant; estranged husband sought in 3 killings

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PHOENIX — A woman who was killed along with a male renter in her Phoenix home was pregnant, and the woman’s estranged husband is sought on three murder charges and the possible abduction of their two sons, police said Sunday.

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 | Delays in opening polling locations disrupts Arizona primary

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PHOENIX — Voters faced more problems at Phoenix-area polling places during Arizona’s primary election, with several locations opening hours behind schedule Tuesday because voting machines had not been set up on time.

PHOENIX | Arizona licenses for nonprofit housing migrant kids at risk

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PHOENIX— Arizona officials have moved to revoke the licenses for a nonprofit that houses immigrant children after it missed a deadline to show that all its employees passed background checks. Continue reading PHOENIX | Arizona licenses for nonprofit housing migrant kids at risk at STL.News.

PHOENIX | Videos show Arizona police officers hitting, mocking suspect

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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 | Arizona lawmaker criticized for race, immigration comments

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PHOENIX — A Republican lawmaker is being criticized for saying “there aren’t enough white kids to go around” when discussing integration in schools at an event in northern Arizona.

PHOENIX | Some polling places open late, disrupting Arizona primary

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PHOENIX — Voters faced more problems at Phoenix-area polling places during Arizona’s primary election, with several locations opening hours behind schedule Tuesday because voting machines had not been set up on time.

PHOENIX | Some polling places open hours late during Arizona primary

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PHOENIX — Voters faced more problems at Phoenix-area polling places during Arizona‘s primary election, with several locations opening hours behind schedule Tuesday because voting machines had not been set up on time.

PHOENIX | McCain’s final statement: Americans have ‘more in common’

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PHOENIX— Sen. Rick Davis, former presidential campaign manager for McCain who is serving as a family spokesman, read the farewell message Monday at a press briefing in Phoenix.

PHOENIX | New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midterms

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PHOENIX — In a windowless conference room, Republican Senate candidate Martha McSally was asking executives at a small crane manufacturing company how the GOP tax cut has helped their business when one woman said: “I want to ask you a question about health care.” Continue reading PHOENIX | New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midterms at STL.News.

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PHOENIX | Ducey, Garcia to face off for Arizona governor in November

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PHOENIX — The incumbent Republican governor and a Democratic Latino education professor won their parties’ respective nods in Tuesday’s primary election for Arizona’s top office.

PHOENIX | Police arrest 4 at ICE protest outside Arizona jail

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PHOENIX — Over 100 activists gathered outside a jail in Phoenix on Wednesday to protest Sheriff Paul Penzone’s continued cooperation with U.S. Continue reading PHOENIX | Police arrest 4 at ICE protest outside Arizona jail at STL.News.

PHOENIX | Arizona governor’s Senate pick reflects a cautious approach

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PHOENIX — Arizona carries a reputation as one of the country’s political flashpoints, with heated debates over immigration, rambunctious populists and a divided GOP. Continue reading PHOENIX | Arizona governor’s Senate pick reflects a cautious approach at STL.News.

PHOENIX | Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near

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PHOENIX — In a windowless conference room, Republican Senate candidate Martha McSally was asking executives at a small crane manufacturing company how the GOP tax cut has helped their business when one woman said: “I want to ask you a question about health care.”

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PHOENIX | Extreme heat sizzles across the US Southwest

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PHOENIX — Extreme heat sizzled across the U.S. Southwest again on Wednesday after ramping up electricity use so much in the Phoenix area that a major utility broke a record. Continue reading PHOENIX | Extreme heat sizzles across the US Southwest at STL.News.

PHOENIX | The Latest: McCain’s friend recalls work across aisle

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PHOENIX— The Latest on services for Sen. Continue reading PHOENIX | The Latest: McCain’s friend recalls work across aisle at STL.News. General aisle friend recalls work important mattered McCain memorial service Phoenix politics services TodayNews underlying values

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.

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 | Rep. Sinema wins Arizona Democratic primary for US Senate

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PHOENIX — Rep. Continue reading PHOENIX | Rep. Politics campaign boasted Democratic nomination kyrstem sinema Martha McSally nicholas riccardi november press phoenix Senate seat TodayNews watched racesKyrstem Sinema has won the Democratic nomination for Arizona’s U.S.

PHOENIX | McSally, Sinema to face for Arizona Senate seat

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PHOENIX — Rep. Continue reading PHOENIX | McSally, Sinema to face for Arizona Senate seat at STL.News. Martha McSally won the Republican nomination for Arizona’s U.S. Senate seat on Tuesday, setting up a November contest with Democratic Rep. Kyrsten Sinema.

PHOENIX | McCain’s death shadows Republican primary in Arizona

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PHOENIX— Shadowed by the death of six-term Sen. Continue reading PHOENIX | McCain’s death shadows Republican primary in Arizona at STL.News.

The Latest: Trevor Ariza leaving Houston for Phoenix

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The Phoenix Suns have lured Ariza in with a $15 million, one-year contract offer, according to a person with knowledge of the negotiations. points last season for Houston, and the 33-year-old will likely be looked upon as a veteran presence in a young Phoenix locker room.

PHOENIX | Sales director for Backpage.com pleads guilty to conspiracy

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PHOENIX— The sales and marketing director of Backpage.com pleaded guilty to conspiring to facilitate prostitution in a scheme to give free ads to prostitutes in a bid to draw them away from competitors.

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 | Ann Kirkpatrick wins Democratic primary for US House seat being vacated by Arizona Rep. Martha McSally

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PHOENIX — Ann Kirkpatrick wins Democratic primary for US House seat being vacated by Arizona Rep. Continue reading PHOENIX | Ann Kirkpatrick wins Democratic primary for US House seat being vacated by Arizona Rep.

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 | Arizona Senate candidate shot mother, speaks on gun control

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PHOENIX — A Republican Arizona state Senate candidate has shocked gun control advocates by sharing details about shooting and killing his mother in apparent self-defense more than 50 years ago. Continue reading PHOENIX | Arizona Senate candidate shot mother, speaks on gun control at STL.News.

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