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Phoenix woman, son at mercy of gunman during hold-up Video included

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A Phoenix woman was cashing a check with her little boy by her side when a masked man shoved a pistol in her face. More>>

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Police seek suspect in Chandler bank robbery

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The man walked into the Chase Bank at a Fry's grocery store at 4949 W. Ray Rd. about 2 p.m. and took an undisclosed amount of cash. More>>

More rain expected in Valley today

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The storms will move across the Valley Thursday afternoon, and some could be severe, but not to the extent of Tuesday's storms and subsequent flooding. More>>

1 dead after car runs stop sign, T-bones van in Laveen Video included

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A woman driving the van north on 51st Avenue was ejected and killed when the van rolled on top of her. More>>

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Fire damages unit in Scottsdale apartment complex Video included

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One person was taken to the hospital but it wasn't known if it was fire-related, a Scottsdale Fire Department spokesman said. More>>

US journalist beheaded by ISIS militants taught in Phoenix Video included

James Foley at Lowell Elementary School for 1998-1999 school year. (Source: Phoenix Elementary School District) James Foley at Lowell Elementary School for 1998-1999 school year. (Source: Phoenix Elementary School District)
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From 1996 to 1999, he taught through the Teach for America program at Lowell Elementary School in Phoenix. More>>

Teen scout to hold food drive for Valley Food Bank Video included

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A 15-year-old Desert Hills boy is on his way to becoming an Eagle Scout. For his Eagle Scout project, Jason Ritter has chosen to hold a food drive to help curb hunger in his community.
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Response to monster monsoon required massive 'coordination' Video included

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Housed in city hall, Kevin Kalkbrenner, director of Phoenix's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, activated the "Tactical Operations Center, or TOC.   More>>

Valley homeowners reconsider flood insurance after recent storms Video included

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A lot of Valley homeowners got hit hard by Tuesday's storms. But the financial impact will likely climb much higher, since many of the storm victims did not have flood insurance.
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4 Arizona UPS retail stores breached by malware

4 Arizona UPS retail stores breached by malware 4 Arizona UPS retail stores breached by malware
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Some of those store's customers may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems. More>>

Animals orphaned by AZ monsoons are in safe hands

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A 1-week-old mule deer and a baby skunk are two of the animals rescued by residents during Arizona's recent monsoon storms. More>>

New River residents clean up after massive storm Video included

New River flood damage (Source: CBS 5 News) New River flood damage (Source: CBS 5 News)
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People living in New River are starting to clean up after devastating flooding slammed the area. More>>

New ASU app geared to student safety

New ASU app geared to student safety New ASU app geared to student safety
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The ASU LiveSafe app was created by Virginia-based LiveSafe, which is co-founded by a Virginia Tech shooting survivor. More>>

Gilbert ranks top city in US for working parents

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Five Valley cities made the top 15 places in the country for working parents, according to a recent study. More>>

Owner of paralyzed dog arrested for medical neglect

Daniella Tavena Daniella Tavena
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Daniella Tavena, 43, of Guadalupe, was arrested for failing to seek medical help for her chow mix for three months after it was struck by a car, Maricopa County sheriff's deputies said. More>>

Phoenix PD opens 2 probes in fatal police shooting Video included

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Criminal and administrative investigations have been launched into last week's officer-involved fatal shooting of a mentally ill woman, Michelle Cusseaux, Phoenix Police Chief Daniel Garcia says. More>>

Kitten OK after trapped in wall at Arizona Humane Society

Kitten OK after trapped in wall at humane society Kitten OK after trapped in wall at humane society
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Emergency Animal Medical Technician Andy Gallo climbed up into the rafters to rescue a 5-week-old kitten trapped in a wall at the Arizona Human Society. More>>

Students evacuated from Apache Junction classroom

Students evacuated from Apache Junction classroom Students evacuated from Apache Junction classroom
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Light smoke filled the classroom at Four Peaks Elementary School at 1755 N Idaho Rd., Apache Junction fire officials said.  More>>

Businesses evacuated, road closed after discovery of suspicious device

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The device, which officials said looks like a military mortar round, was found in the 700 block of West Wetmore Road. More>>

RV park residents wait for drier day to start cleanup Video included

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Maricopa County Sheriff's deputies were forced to evacuate the The River's Edge RV Park when water from torrential rains cascaded down hillsides and flowed across the desert. More>>

Arias wins delay in penalty phase of retrial

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Judge Sherry Stephens granted Arias' motion Wednesday morning, a Superior Court spokeswoman said. More>>

Woman discovers man's body in canal in Peoria Video included

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Detectives were combing the scene to learn how the man ended up in the canal and the cause of death. More>>

Court rules for Phoenix, Tucson on election issue

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The ruling issued Monday by the state Court of Appeals upholds a trial judge's ruling that the 2012 law improperly intrudes on the constitutional authority of charter cities. More>>

Immigrants found in back of locked rental truck

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Federal officials say nine immigrants who entered the United States illegally were found locked inside the cargo area of a rental truck at a Border Patrol checkpoint in southern Arizona. More>>

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Suspect in fatal Tempe shooting turns self in

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Richard Tyrone Johnson, 28, was booked into jail on suspicion of second-degree murder after showing up at the Tempe Police headquarters. More>>

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