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Arizona asks top court to reverse execution ruling

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Attorney General Tom Horne's office filed the 23-page request Monday afternoon after the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals refused to overturn an earlier ruling that put Joseph Rudolph Wood's execution on hold. More>>

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PD: Arizona mom left toddler in car

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Police said the woman left her toddler in her car parked in front of her home from about 9 p.m. to 10:15 p.m. Monday while the mother slept inside her locked home. More>>

ASU police warn of naked man reported on campus

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Police at Arizona State University have issued an alert for students Monday morning. The ASU Police Department is getting calls about a naked man hanging out near the Community Services building on campus. More>>

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Woman crashes car into Phoenix canal after domestic dispute Video included

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The driver allegedly beat her boyfriend with a stick in a Phoenix neighborhood and was leaving the scene when she crashed into the canal near 99th Avenue and Thomas Road, according to MCSO. More>>

A Valley woman died after breaking her neck while body surfing on a Maui beach with family. More>>

Trial begins in suit over Border Patrol shooting

A federal judge in Tucson has started a trial to decide whether the federal government must pay damages to a Mexican citizen who was shot and wounded by a Border Patrol agent near Nogales in 2010. More>>

Burger 21 opens first Arizona location in Scottsdale

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A Florida-based restaurant featuring 21 different gourmet burger selections just opened their doors in Scottsdale. More>>

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Fruit sold at Trader Joe's part of nationwide recall Video included

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If you recently bought any fruit at Trader Joe's, then you should be aware of a possible listeria contamination. More>>

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Brothers killed in Mohave County plane crash

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The Cessna 172 went down just south of Interstate 15 in Littlefield, near the Utah border about 6:30 p.m. Sunday. More>>

Nonprofit cuts ties with MCSO's animal posse

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The nonprofit foundation that raises and manages the money for the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Posse has changed its name and severed its ties with MCSO. More>>

Mesa police see rise in car, home burglaries Video included

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Mesa police say they've seen a rise in the number of burglaries in homes and cars, many because victims aren't closing their windows or locking their doors. More>>

Arizona man charged with killing half-brother

An Arizona man is charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of his half-brother in western Illinois. More>>

West Valley Hospital opens new trauma center

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A new top-level trauma center has opened to serve the western part of the Phoenix area and western Arizona as far as the California line. West Valley Hospital in Goodyear opened its Level 1 trauma center More>>

Officials: Rebar spikes placed on forest roads

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Officials say someone is placing sharpened rebar spikes around Forest Service roads in Arizona. The Arizona Daily Sun reports that U.S. Forest Service officials said at least five pieces of spiked rebar More>>

Closings slated in Glendale officer's death case

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Closing arguments are expected to begin this week in the trial of an Arizona man charged with fatally shooting a police officer during a 2007 traffic stop. Arguments are scheduled to start Wednesday in More>>

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79 cats found in hoarding situation at Gilbert home Video included

65 cats found in hoarding situation at Gilbert home. 65 cats found in hoarding situation at Gilbert home.
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The number of cats recovered kept going up Monday night as police detectives and Arizona Humane Society workers donned protective suits and began the task of trapping and removing the animals. More>>

Dept. Health Services: Fewer parents vaccinating children Video included

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The Department of Health Services said the number of parents choosing to not vaccinate their children continues to climb, and they're worried. More>>

Border militias eye Arizona Video included

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Organizations that watch militia activity say the groups are again eyeing Arizona after several years of decreased activity. More>>

Will AZ follow TX and call National Guard to border? Not likely. Video included

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Texas Gov. Rick Perry announced on Monday that he's counting on the Texas National Guard to secure the state's border with Mexico after thousands of illegal immigrants were caught crossing the 1,254-mile boundary. More>>

Phoenix dermatologist offers free skin cancer checkups Video included

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The free screening takes place at Shapiro Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Skin Klinic at 5410 N. Scottsdale Road in Scottsdale and is offered from Tuesday through Friday this week. More>>

GOP candidates for governor make bold promises in TV ads Video included

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A number of Arizona gubernatorial candidates are making some bold promises about what they would do to address problems along the U.S.-Mexico border.  More>>

Manhunt Monday: Help needed finding shooting suspect Video included

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Police said Alejandro "Alex" Barrera shot a 17-year-old boy in the head after an argument on May 17 and managed to flee the scene.  More>>

White House reports drop in minors crossing border

The White House says the number of unaccompanied minors crossing the border is dropping significantly. More>>

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