News archive from 4 January 2018

AIA schedules boys, girls basketball state tournaments across the Valley

With the Arizona Interscholastic Association unable to secure successive dates at Glendale's Gila River Arena, it is scheduling the boys and girls basketball state tournaments across the Valley, with the semifinals and championship games spread out...

AZCentral, 19:09 in Sport

Adolf Hitler's 'Super Mercedes' on Scottsdale auction block

CLOSE A historically significant and controversial Mercedes-Benz owned by Adolf Hitler will be auctioned off in Scottsdale, Arizona. Once driven in the parades of Nazi Germany, Worldwide Auctioneers' Scottsdale Auction will parade Adolf...

Trump signs order disbanding voter fraud commission

Trump signs order disbanding voter fraud commission

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has signed an executive order disbanding his voter fraud commission. A White House statement is blaming the decision on numerous states that have refused to provide voter information to the Presidential...

Chron, 19:26 in Politics

Arizona football recruits unsure of future after Rich Rodriguez fired

CLOSE The Arizona Wildcats decided to fire football head coach Rich Rodriguez after six seasons. With a lawsuit coming, SI legal analyst Michael McCann looks at what's next for the university and shares whether Rodriguez has any legal recourse. When...

AZCentral, 19:43 in Sport

Arthritis capsule recalled by Scottsdale company over liver and lung safety concerns

CLOSE Researchers found that between 2001 and 2010, 32 percent of drugs the Food and Drug Administration approved had a safety concern later. Video provided by Newsy A Scottsdale company removed its osteoarthritis capsule Limbrel from the market...


Scottsdale mom's act of kindness to honor daughter who died leaves family speechless

A Glendale man was in for a bittersweet surprise when he went to pick up his younger sister’s birthday cake last week. Kyle Jauregui learned that Madison's princess themed-dessert for her 11th birthday had already been paid for. The act of kindness...

Turner stands by employee suspended for conducting personal business on city time

Turner stands by employee suspended for conducting personal business on city time

Mayor Sylvester Turner on Wednesday staunchly defended his press secretary's job performance following her recent two-week suspension for conducting personal business on city time and failing to turn over public records requested by a local...

Chron, 20:05 in Politics

Phoenix 'Serial Street Shooter' suspect Aaron Saucedo shown in jail video

CLOSE Aaron Saucedo is charged with nine counts of murder in the Phoenix "Serial Street Shooter" case. He is in Maricopa County's Fourth Avenue Jail, where for one hour a day he is allowed out of his cell and into an adjoining day room. On...

Manafort sues Mueller, Justice Department over Russia probe

Manafort sues Mueller, Justice Department over Russia probe

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman sued special counsel Robert Mueller and the Justice Department on Wednesday, saying prosecutors had overstepped their bounds by charging him for conduct that he says is unrelated to...

Chron, 21:01 in Politics

101-year-old pedestrian gets wedged beneath Kia SUV in Prescott Valley accident

A 101-year-old woman was hit by a car and wedged beneath the vehicle in Prescott Valley on Wednesday morning, police said. The victim was identified by police as Esther H. Dorsch of Prescott Valley. She was struck by a 2015 Kia SUV while walking in a...

2 Democrats sworn in to Senate, cutting GOP margin to one

2 Democrats sworn in to Senate, cutting GOP margin to one

WASHINGTON - Two new senators - Doug Jones, D-Ala., and Tina Smith, D-Minn. - were sworn in Wednesday, in a history-laden ceremony attended by three current and former vice presidents. "Very humbling for me to be a part of it," Vice...

Chron, 21:31 in Politics

Suspect in 7 Arizona 'Grimace Bandit' bank robberies is caught in Mississippi

Federal and local officers in Mississippi have nabbed a woman suspected of being the "Grimace Bandit," the robber who hit several Arizona banks in late 2017.   The FBI and Gulfport police officers arrested Miranda Maloney on Dec. 23. ...


Moore: I tried to get Carson Palmer to return, but he didn't listen

Skip in SkipxEmbed xShare CLOSEWATCH THE LATEST CARDINALS AND NFL VIDEOS FROM AZCENTRAL SPORTS Cardinals QB Carson Palmer announces retirement | 1:01In an open letter, Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer announced that he is retiring from the NFL...

AZCentral, 22:41 in Sport

Baby in stolen vehicle safe after chase, say Pima County sheriff's deputies

A 9-month-old baby was taken when two men stole a car southwest of Tucson on Tuesday morning, leading deputies on a chase to recover the child. Pima County Sheriff's Department deputies responding to reports of a suspicious vehicle shortly before 9...

Trump angrily breaks with Bannon

Trump angrily breaks with Bannon

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump excommunicated his onetime chief strategist, Stephen Bannon, from his circle Wednesday, ending for now a partnership of convenience that transformed U.S. politics while raising questions about the future of the...

Chron, 22:51 in Politics

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