News archive from 9 March 2018

Nominees for Arizona High School Wrestler of the Year

These are the eight nominees for the azcentral sports Arizona High School Wrestler of the Year. During the azcentral Sports Awards live event at ASU Gammage on June 10, the list of eight will be whittled down to three finalists. By the conclusion of...

AZCentral, 19:01 in Sport
 

Fastest woman in the world? Scottsdale's Valerie Thompson takes aim at history

CLOSE Scottsdale's Valerie Thompson, a 7-time land speed record holder, will be attempting to break the world record for fastest two-wheel vehicle at the World Speed Trials in Australia on March 17-19. She's attempting to become the fastest human on...

AZCentral, 19:18 in Sport
 

Report: Arizona Cardinals ask Tyrann Mathieu to take a pay cut

The Cardinals asked safety Tyrann Mathieu to take a pay cut on Thursday, Mathieu said during a visit to the NFL Network. The news, reported by NFL.com, was expected. If Mathieu is on the Cardinals roster on Wednesday, the first day of the league year,...

AZCentral, 19:41 in Sport
 

Former Trump campaign chairman pleads not guilty to charges

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman will face trial in Virginia before he faces trial in the District of Columbia. A federal judge in Alexandria on Thursday set a July 10 trial date for Paul Manafort. A grand jury...

Chron, 19:56 in Politics
 

Bickley: Silver linings for ASU basketball trump the dark clouds in Tucson

Shame threatens to stigmatize Arizona State's basketball team, a group that might be authoring one of the greatest collapses in Valley sports history. Maybe they were a desert mirage all along. Or they could receive a midnight reprieve, gifted with a...

AZCentral, 21:05 in Sport
 

Report: Arizona Cardinals ask Tyrann Mathieu to take a pay cut

The Cardinals asked safety Tyrann Mathieu to take a pay cut on Thursday, Mathieu said during a visit to the NFL Network. The news, reported by NFL.com, was expected. If Mathieu is on the Cardinals roster on Wednesday, the first day of the league year,...

Usa Today, 21:17 in Sport
 

Pac-12 notes: Commissioner Larry Scott on 1-and-done rule, DirecTV talks and more

LAS VEGAS - In October, Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott introduced the creation of a task force, charged to look into the issues plaguing college basketball. At his annual Pac-12 Tournament news conference, Scott on Thursday said the task force will...

AZCentral, 22:15 in Sport
 

Titans' DeMarco Murray to be released; Derrick Henry expected to take over as lead running back

CLOSE Titans GM Jon Robinson was non-committal about DeMarco Murray’s future with the team on Wednesday at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Derrick Henry will get his chance to carry the load next season. The Titans on Thursday informed running back...

Usa Today, 22:22 in Sport
 

South Korea's president praises potential Trump-Kim meeting

Now Playing: South Korea's National Security Adviser Chung Eui-yong said President Donald Trump and North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un will meet by May this year. (March 8) Media: Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon...

Chron, 00:29 in Politics
 

'Pharma Bro' faces high stakes sentencing in fraud case

NEW YORK (AP) — Is "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli a master manipulator who conned wealthy investors or a misunderstood eccentric who used unconventional means to make those same investors even wealthier? A federal judge in Brooklyn will have to...

Chron, 01:00 in Health
 

German government calculates deaths from nitrogen dioxide

BERLIN (AP) — Thousands of people die prematurely each year in Germany from the harmful effects of nitrogen dioxide, a gas that's produced by diesel engines, according to a government-sponsored report published Thursday. The study commissioned by the...

Chron, 01:00 in Health
 

Does Cohn's exit mark end of Trump's Goldman era?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Has President Donald Trump's romance with the Goldman Sachs crowd gone cold? Top economic adviser Gary Cohn is only the latest Goldman figure to head for the White House exits, suggesting the influence of the oh-so-establishment...

Chron, 01:36 in Politics
 

US, N. Korea go from threats to possible summit in a flash

President Donald Trump accepting a reported offer to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is a stunning turn of events after a year of heated verbal warfare that included crude insults and mutual threats of nuclear attacks. It remains to be seen...

Chron, 01:36 in Politics
 

Trump orders stiff trade tariffs, unswayed by grim warnings

Now Playing: President Donald Trump is suggesting that Australia and "other countries" may be exempted from steel and aluminum tariffs, along with Mexico and Canada. (March 8) Media: Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Unswayed by Republican...

Chron, 02:36 in Politics
 

President Trump plans to meet Kim Jong Un for nuke talks

Now Playing: South Korea's National Security Adviser Chung Eui-yong said President Donald Trump and North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un will meet by May this year. (March 8) Media: Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean dictator Kim Jong...

Chron, 02:44 in Politics
 
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