News archive from 15 March 2017

Hitchhiker who chronicled travels on social media is brought back to Navajo home after death in California

A young Navajo man who hitchhiked around the country and posted on social media about his travels was killed earlier this month outside Bakersfield, Calif., according to authorities and family members. Dallas Peterman of Kayenta was struck and killed...

 

Attorney General: Personal driver stole $18K from 92-year-old Tucson woman

A 92-year-old Tucson woman's personal driver was found guilty of stealing $18,000 from her, according to the Arizona Attorney General's Office. Marisela Navarro, who the victim hired by personal reference in March 2011, was found guilty of 11 felony...

 
Surprise Police Department seeks public's help identifying shoplifter

Surprise Police Department seeks public's help identifying shoplifter

The Surprise Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a shoplifter caught on video. The man is suspected of stealing from a Walmart store on Bell Road west of Grand Avenue in Surprise on Feb. 25, shortly before 9 p.m., police...

 

Ben Affleck admits to finishing another stint in rehab for alcohol

Ben Affleck recently finished another stint in rehab. “I have completed treatment for alcohol addiction; something I’ve dealt with in the past and will continue to confront,” Affleck wrote on Facebook on Tuesday. “I want to live life to the fullest...

 
Phoenix hiker safe after falling, spilling water

Phoenix hiker safe after falling, spilling water

A 21-year-old hiker became stranded on South Mountain on Tuesday after falling and spilling his water, the Phoenix Fire Department said. The man called 911 on his own and the Fire Department was able to use his phone’s location to find him more than a...

 
Mesa couple identified in February murder-suicide

Mesa couple identified in February murder-suicide

Authorities on Tuesday identified a couple involved in a February murder-suicide at an east Mesa apartment complex. Police believe Kasara Licea, 21, was fatally stabbed with a knife by her boyfriend, Kevin Leyva, 23, before he killed himself,...

 

Alabama House debating pay boost for state employees

There's no pay raise for state employees in the state budget under consideration in the House of Representatives tonight, and that's the most contentious issue as lawmakers debate the spending plan. Gov. Robert Bentley proposed a 4 percent cost of...

 

Alabama House debating pay boost for state employees

There's no pay raise for state employees in the state budget under consideration in the House of Representatives tonight, and that's the most contentious issue as lawmakers debate the spending plan. Gov. Robert Bentley proposed a 4 percent cost of...

 
Trump tax files purportedly obtained by MSNBC, White House rips 'desperate' story

Trump tax files purportedly obtained by MSNBC, White House rips 'desperate' story

In another major leak for the White House, MSNBC claimed Tuesday night that the network had obtained President Trump’s 2005 tax documents. Host Rachel Maddow said Trump’s federal return for that year was “turned over” to journalist David Cay Johnston,...

Fox News, 21:29 in Politics
 

Man accused of fatally stabbing stranger 8 times with pocket knife faces 1st-degree murder charges

A 20-year-old man accused of fatally stabbing a stranger in a grocery-store parking lot last month in Mesa is facing first-degree murder charges. Gregorio Munoz Jr., a self-reported methamphetamine user, told authorities he heard voices at the time of...

 
Adviser found by Arizona regulators to have defrauded investors is arrested by IRS

Adviser found by Arizona regulators to have defrauded investors is arrested by IRS

A man who previously was found by the Arizona Corporation Commission to have defrauded investors of more than $1 million was arrested by the Internal Revenue Service and indicted on wire-fraud counts, according to the IRS. Bart James Ellis of...

 
Phoenix Fire Department: Vehicle rolls and hits teen

Phoenix Fire Department: Vehicle rolls and hits teen

Two people were injured, including a 14-year-old boy, in a traffic accident that caused one vehicle to roll over, the Phoenix Fire Department said. The accident happened Tuesday afternoon near 59th Avenue and Osborn Road, fire officials said. Two...

 

Given choice by owner, GM, Suns' Chandler decided to stay

CLOSESkip in SkipxEmbed xShare WATCH THE LATEST SUNS AND NBA VIDEOS FROM AZCENTRAL SPORTSBlazers guards Lillard, McCollum on Suns coach Watson | 1:03Portland Trail Blazers guards Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum discuss how they were affected by...

AZCentral, 21:58 in Sport
 
Trump 2005 tax files released by MSNBC, White House rips ‘desperate’ story

Trump 2005 tax files released by MSNBC, White House rips ‘desperate’ story

In another major leak for the White House, MSNBC on Tuesday night released a portion of President Trump's 2005 tax documents – drawing a stern rebuke from the administration. Host Rachel Maddow said the two-page summary of Trump’s federal return for...

Fox News, 22:04 in Politics
 

Bickley: Time for UA's Sean Miller to break through

CLOSESkip in SkipxEmbed xShare Dan Bickley and Jay Dieffenbach discuss the parity in the NCAA Tournament and Dan picks two Pac-12 teams reaching the Final Four in Glendale. Also: the latest Cardinals moves. Video: azcentral sports A nightmare scenario...

AZCentral, 22:29 in Sport
 

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