News archive from 8 May 2018

104-year-old Australian promotes right to assisted suicide

GENEVA (AP) — A 104-year-old British-born Australian scientist who is planning to kill himself on Thursday says he doesn't think the drugs used for assisted suicide should be available to just anyone, but that doctors should be able to prescribe...

Chron, 12:25 in Health

Dem gubernatorial debate details set

AUSTIN -- A Friday debate between the two Democratic candidates will occur as planned on Friday after details that had threatened to sidetrack the event were resolved, officials said Tuesday. Officials with the campaigns of former Dallas Sheriff Lupe...

Chron, 12:38 in Politics

The Latest: Trump to withdraw US from landmark nuke deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's decision on the Iran nuclear deal (all times local): 12:55 p.m. President Donald Trump is following through on his campaign threat and withdrawing the U.S. from the landmark nuclear accord with...

Chron, 13:11 in Politics

Mayor Turner releases budget that would close $114M deficit without layoffs

Mayor Sylvester Turner’s proposed budget for the fiscal year that starts in July would close a $114 million shortfall without employee layoffs by drawing down the city’s reserves, transferring money from special accounts to the core general fund and...

Chron, 13:47 in Politics

Former Arizona Cardinals QB Kurt Warner talks about possibly playing again

Former Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner isn't the first retired athlete to broach the idea of playing again. He's just the latest. Warner, 46, was interviewed Monday during the broadcast of a St. Louis Cardinals baseball game. It was Kurt Warner Day...

AZCentral, 13:52 in Sport

Cardinals XTRA app: Get the latest news, analysis, scores, more

Get the Cardinals XTRA app today for the latest news, notes and analysis about the Arizona Cardinals and NFL. Go to the Apple app store to download the app for your iPhone or iPad.Go to the Google Play store to download the app for your android...

AZCentral, 13:52 in Sport

Sabrina Haines transferring from ASU women's basketball

Junior guard Sabrina Haines is transferring from Arizona State women's basketball, somewhat easing a crowded 2018-19 roster. The 5-10 Haines of Phoenix started 32 games in 2016-17 and six of nine in 2017-18 before suffering a season-ending knee...

AZCentral, 14:40 in Sport

Moon Valley football being careful not to exploit Carlos Sanchez's death

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInPhotos: Moon Valley High School football FullscreenPosted!A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Moon Valley High School football coach Seth Millican during practice at on May 7, 2018 in Phoenix, Ariz. Rob...

AZCentral, 16:01 in Sport

Ted Cruz on Democratic wave, Trump, Malcolm X and the Hulk

DALLAS -- In just one day at the National Rifle Association's annual meetings in Dallas, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz showed how he can cover a lot of ground in speeches and interviews with reporters. Last weekend, he used his appearance at the NRA meetings to...

Chron, 16:17 in Politics

ASU baseball completes non-conference play starting with game at San Diego

Arizona State plays one game at San Diego before before returning to Phoenix Municipal Stadium for two games against Pacific. These three games close out the non-conference part of the 2018 schedule. Wednesday's gameASU at San Diego When: 6 p.m....

AZCentral, 16:35 in Sport

Anttaj Hawthorne becomes 4th Arizona Rattler to enter Ring of Honor

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInPhotos: Arizona Rattlers 2018 season FullscreenPosted!A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Rattlers Sawyer Petre (22) kicks a field goal attempt against Cedar Rapids during a game at Talking Stick Resort Arena in...

AZCentral, 17:02 in Sport

Texas groups join in lawsuit targeting Trump housing practices

A coalition of Texas and national civil rights groups filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the Trump administration, hoping to restore an Obama-era rule that forces state and local governments to crack down on segregated housing practices to get funding....

Chron, 17:19 in Politics

AP FACT CHECK: Trump vs. truth on the Iran nuclear deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — In withdrawing the U.S. from the Iran nuclear deal, President Donald Trump outlined a rationale that contradicted the analyses of U.S. and foreign intelligence sources. A look at his remarks Tuesday, announcing that the U.S. was...

Chron, 18:13 in Politics

Chandler's Brayden Liebrock commits to Texas

One of the top players in Arizona for the Class of 2019, Chandler tight end Brayden Liebrock, committed to Texas on Tuesday. Liebrock had recently made official visits to Texas as well as Arizona State but made his announcement on Twitter that he...

AZCentral, 18:19 in Sport

Moore: Diamondbacks aren't worried – slumping Paul Goldschmidt is going to be fine

Paul Goldschmidt is going to be fine. His career numbers tell you to expect him to hit .300 with 100 RBIs and 30 homers. Everybody's fretting, of course, because he's nowhere near that pace. Entering Tuesday, he was hitting .225 and is on track for...

AZCentral, 18:48 in Sport

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