News archive from 25 February 2018, page 1

St. Michael girls basketball repeats as 1A state champions

When Carl Adams took the reins from his dad two years ago and became head coach of the St. Michael girls basketball team, he didn't know he'd soon be getting two rings, as well. "My dad hasn't gotten one yet, so I kind of always rub it in to...

AZCentral, 23:30 in Sport
 

Tucson Gregory School boys basketball team wins 1A title

The top-seeded Tucson Gregory School boys basketball team found redemption in the 1A state final this year, winning 65-46 over the No. 3 Fort Thomas Apaches at the Prescott Event Center on Saturday. The Hawks were down two players due to injuries, but...

AZCentral, 23:30 in Sport
 

2 people critically injured after horse-drawn stagecoach hits vehicles at rodeo

Two people were critically injured at the Lost Dutchman Days Rodeo in Apache Junction when a horse-drawn stagecoach hit multiple vehicles on Saturday, officials said. Those injured were taken to a nearby hospital in "serious condition"...

 

Crash closes westbound Loop 202 in Mesa, no estimated time of re-opening

A crash closed the westbound lanes of the Loop 202 Santan Freeway at Cooper Road in Mesa Saturday evening, the Arizona Department of Transportation said. Traffic was exiting at Cooper and re-entering the freeway at McQueen Road, ADOT said. The agency...

 

Westbound Loop 202 re-opens at Cooper Road after Chandler crash

The westbound lanes of the Loop 202 Santan Freeway in Chandler were re-opened Saturday night following a three-vehicle crash at Cooper Road that sent one person to the hospital. The Arizona Department of Transportation said the lanes were re-opened as...

 

Democrats release memo rebutting GOP on Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two weeks after President Donald Trump blocked the full release of a classified Democratic memo, the House intelligence committee published a redacted version of the document that aims to counter a narrative that Republicans on the...

Chron, 01:33 in Politics
 

Opposition erupts as Iceland eyes banning most circumcisions

REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Icelandic lawmakers are considering a law that would ban the circumcision of boys for non-medical reasons, making it the first European country to do so. Some religious leaders in Iceland and across Europe have called the...

Chron, 06:01 in Health
 

It's selling season. Is your home in the best price range, neighborhood to benefit?

You might notice a few more sale signs in your neighborhood. Metro Phoenix’s home buying and selling season is in full swing. And because there aren’t enough houses listed for sale, prices are expected to rise in some Valley neighborhoods, say market...

 

Demystifying the 'blockchain' technology behind Bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies

Question: Can you give me a layman’s explanation of what exactly "blockchain" is? Answer: With the hype surrounding cryptocurrencies continuing to grow, more people are hearing about the underlying technology known as blockchain. At the core...

 

1 killed, 2 injured in Phoenix strip club shooting; police looking for gunman

CLOSE Go inside the Phoenix Fire Department 911 call center to learn about what's going on when you call 911 in the Phoenix metro area. Hannah Gaber/azcentral.com Police are looking for a gunman they say fatally shot a man and injured two others in...

 

The top questions about filing taxes as the deadline approaches

CLOSE The number one thing people are doing with their tax refund. Elizabeth Keatinge has more. The old federal income-tax rules were complicated enough, with many provisions poorly understood by the public. That might change as more people gain...

 

5 new books not to miss this week, including self-help by Maria Shriver

­ USA TODAY’s Jocelyn McClurg scopes out the hottest books on sale each week. 1. I’ve Been Thinking …: Reflections, Prayers, and Meditations for a Meaningful Life by Maria Shriver (Pamela Dorman Books/Viking, non-fiction, on sale Feb. 27) What it’s...

 

NY Yankees hire Alex Rodriguez as a special advisor, but he'll do for them isn't yet clear

CLOSE The Yankees will play their first Grapefruit League on Friday. TAMPA, Fla. - Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees are still drawn to each other.Despite a turbulent Yankees career that included two major steroid scandals - and one world championship -...

Usa Today, 12:07 in Sport
 

Arizona could face fines in lawsuit over prison health care

PHOENIX (AP) — A judge overseeing a class-action lawsuit over the quality of health care in Arizona's prisons will hold hearings this week to determine whether to fine the state for falling short in improving care for inmates. U.S. Magistrate David...

Chron, 12:45 in Health
 

White House will see if North Korea is serious about talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it will see whether North Korea's interest in opening talks with the U.S. marks the first step toward removing nuclear weapons from the Korean Peninsula. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders says...

Chron, 12:45 in Politics
 
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