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Phoenix business owner offers $1,000 reward to catch vandals


Since Steve Brown moved to his current location near Bell Rd. and 16th St. in Phoenix about 20 years ago, his property has been a target for graffiti and tagging. More>>

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MCSO returns to scene of Gilbert dog deaths Video included

MCSO returns to Gilbert dog boarding home MCSO returns to Gilbert dog boarding home

Deputies are again at the Green Acre Boarding facility after they received a report that there were dead rabbits there. More>>

Central American leaders convening at White House


President Barack Obama will urge Central American leaders to help slow the influx of unaccompanied children fleeing their countries for the United States, even as Congress remains deeply divided over proposals to stem the... More>>

FD: Phoenix apartment fire started on patio


Phoenix firefighters said the flames started on a patio and then spread to one of the units just before 11 p.m. Thursday. More>>

Red Cross aiding family after Chandler mobile home fire


Two adults and three children were living at the mobile home near Arizona Avenue and the San Tan Loop 202 in Chandler when the fire broke late Thursday night. More>>

Man shoots at police in Phoenix Video included


It all started with an off-duty officer reporting someone spray-painting graffiti. The suspect then reportedly shot at the cop. More>>

Dozens of stolen school computers recovered

Police have recovered dozens of computers stolen from a west Phoenix elementary school. More>>

Weekend closures expected on Phoenix freeways

Transportation officials say closures and restrictions will be in place this weekend along several Phoenix-area freeways. More>>

2nd search warrant served at facility where 23 dogs died Video included


On Thursday deputies served a second search warrant. Their focus was two dead rabbits that investigators heard about through a eyewitness' tip. More>>

Federal judge suggests guillotine, firing squad be used for executions Video included

Chief Judge Alex Kozinski (Source: Wikipedia) Chief Judge Alex Kozinski (Source: Wikipedia)

The state said they didn't botch the execution of convicted murderer Joseph Wood, but they're not going to give anyone else the needle until they review his execution.

Ohio State marching band chief fired after probe


Ohio State University fired the director of its celebrated marching band on Thursday after determining he ignored a "sexualized" culture of rituals including students being pressured to march in their underwear and... More>>

Burglary suspect arrested after standoff at vacant car dealership

Barricade situation ends at vacant Scottsdale car dealership Barricade situation ends at vacant Scottsdale car dealership

Witnesses told CBS 5 News they saw the suspect on the roof the building at 6640 E. McDowell Rd. at around 5 p.m. More>>

Dirty Dining July 24: Worst offender has 6 health code violations


Every week CBS 5 News is sent a list of restaurants that have been recently inspected by Maricopa County's Environmental Services Department.

Report: Arizona man stole booze from store twice

An Arizona man is facing charges after authorities say he stole booze twice in one afternoon from the same convenience store. More>>

AZ Dept of Corrections: Not a botched execution Video included

Department of Corrections Director Charles Ryan Department of Corrections Director Charles Ryan

Gov. Jan Brewer is calling for a full investigation into what might have gone wrong during Wednesday's execution of Joseph Wood. More>>

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Airlines may owe no compensation for crew no-shows Video included


An Avondale woman says Delta stranded her in Minnesota because a pilot never showed up and refused any compensation. 

AZ death row inmate dies during hearing of halting execution


Joseph Wood died during a hearing that could have halted his execution proceedings, according to the transcript of an Emergency Stay of Execution filed by the convicted murderer's attorneys. More>>

Victim describes Tempe hit-and-run Video included


Tempe police need your help finding a hit-and-run driver after a 20-year-old man was run down Monday night. More>>


AZ inmate dead 2 hours after execution began Video included

Joseph Wood Joseph Wood

Joseph Wood's lawyers had filed an emergency appeal in federal court during the execution demanding that it be stopped. The appeal said Wood was "gasping and snorting for more than an hour." More>>

Bill Thompson of KPHO's 'Wallace and Ladmo Show' dies Video included

Bill Thompson Bill Thompson

His son told CBS 5 News late Wednesday afternoon that Thompson had been in the hospital for a couple of days. He was 82. More>>

Convicted murderer urinates on City Hall


A man who spent 20 years in an Arizona prison after being convicted of the murder of two 13-year-old girls has been arrested in Arkansas on charges including indecent exposure. More>>

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  • Black box found at Air Algerie wreckage site

    Black box found at Air Algerie wreckage site

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:24 AM EDT2014-07-25 15:24:59 GMT
    French officials say that the wreckage of an Air Algeria plane which crashed with 116 people aboard has been found in Mali.More >
    French soldiers recovered a black box from the Air Algerie wreckage site in a desolate region of restive northern Mali on Friday, officials said. Terrorism hasn't been ruled out as a cause, although officials say the...More >
  • 5 killed in West Bank, amid new Gaza truce efforts

    5 killed in West Bank, amid new Gaza truce efforts

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:24 AM EDT2014-07-25 15:24:33 GMT
    An Israeli defense official says the Security Cabinet is meeting to discuss international cease-fire efforts, but also the option of expanding its eight-day-old ground operation in Gaza.More >
    The U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state made a new attempt Friday to nail down a temporary truce between Israel and Hamas, as Israel's 18-day military operation in the Gaza Strip fueled new unrest in the West...More >
  • Man, 80, says he shot burglar after pregnancy plea

    Man, 80, says he shot burglar after pregnancy plea

    Friday, July 25 2014 11:13 AM EDT2014-07-25 15:13:25 GMT
    Police planned Friday to present their case to prosecutors on whether charges should be filed against an 80-year-old man who fatally shot of one of two burglars who attacked him when he found them ransacking his home.More >
    Police planned Friday to give prosecutors the results of their investigation into an 80-year-old man's fatal shooting of one of two burglars who attacked him when he found them ransacking his home.More >

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