7 hours ago | Marijuana
The Verde Independent, a 67-year-old newspaper based in Cottonwood, isn't living up to its motto as the "trusted news leader" for Verde Valley communities. On Saturday, the online-and-print paper published what looked like a news article about a g...
11 days ago | Crime
An Arizona prison inmate who sliced off the penis of a seriously mentally ill inmate before killing him has been sentenced to death. Jasper Rushing, 45, was already serving a 28-year prison sentence for the 2001 murder of his stepfather when he mu...
11 days ago | News
Muhammed, the prophet and founder of the Islamic religion, taught peace, love and women's rights. At least, that's what billboards going up around the Valley say. Two Islam-promoting billboards have been seen by Phoenix motorists for the last coup...
12 days ago | Marijuana
The state Court of Appeals has ruled that the scent of marijuana alone can no longer be used as probable cause for a search warrant in Arizona because of the 2010 Medical Marijuana Act. Tuesday's ruling provides more legal protection for medical-m...
12 days ago | News
LifeLock, the Tempe-based company that claims it can protect customers from identify theft, saw its stock value cut in half on Tuesday after the Federal Trade Commission accused it of violating terms of a 2010 settlement agreement. LifeLock has a ...
13 days ago | News
Anshantia "Tia" Oso, one of the protesters who interrupted a Town Hall event with presidential candidates Martin O'Malley and Bernie Sanders on Saturday, writes in a in a high-profile column today that she was the "right person" to lead the haltin...