All nine U.S. Representatives from Arizona signed on to a letter to Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, asking that the company open its new factory in Arizona.Telsa plans on opening its "Gigafactory" to mass-produce batteries for its electric vehicles, and Arizona's one of four states the company's conside ... More >>
Now that school is out for the summer, teens find themselves with more time on their hands. Apparently two teens living in the border town of Agua Prieta, Sonora, decided to find summer jobs smuggling dope over the border. In two separate and unrelated seizures, U.S. Customs and Border Protection c ... More >>
Saturday night was a typical Saturday night at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction -- the day the real money is tossed around.For example, the gentleman who dropped $4.62 million -- four point six-two million American dollars -- for an original Batmobile, and the man who spent $1.1 million to be ... More >>
Everyone geeks out for something - as evidenced by the throng of classic and custom car enthusiasts who will descend on the Barrett Jackson Auto Show this week to slobber over dual overhead cams and bored-out-twin-turbo... something or other (check out today's slideshow here).Truly, I don't unde ... More >>
Image: www.linkeng.comFord Motor Company was fined $225,000 by Maricopa County for failing to obtain the necessary permits before building a new test track.Back in January, longtime Ford engineer and proving grounds manager Mike Stoeckler flew to from Dearborn, Michigan to deliver an urgent reque ... More >>
KMLECheck out more photos of Country Thunder from KMLE here.Toby KeithCountry Thunder 2011 at Canyon Moon Ranch in Florence, ArizonaSunday, April 10 If Woodstock '94 holds the title for "Muddiest Music Festival, Like, Ever," then Country Thunder 2011 out in Florence over the weekend has to go dow ... More >>
FabolousScore some cheap entertainment while helping out the kiddies this weekend as Celebrity Theatre offers patrons $5 tickets for donations benefiting Valley youth charities. The in-the-round venue is giving away the cheapie tix if you bring in a non-perishable food item, unwrapped toy ... More >>
Sarge (right) explains King James' bisexuality to Chris "AR-15" Broughton... I've been under the gun recently, so I haven't had time to post pics and give a little report of what happened this past Sunday at Tempe's Faithful Word Baptist Church, home of the Obama-must-die pastor Stephen A ... More >>
Police today released a photograph of a car apparently speeding away from the armed kidnapping of a man from a Phoenix clothing store. The black, 1990s Lincoln Mercury was one of three getaway vehicles used by the suspects. While no evidence of the crime can be seen ... More >>
The Bird defends J.D. Hayworth, of all people, and sticks its beak into the mystery of Gary Tupper's hacked Web site
Acquanetta has left the building.
Tales from the nation's auto theft capital
All revved up with no place to go, Valley teens -- and hemi-ed up husbands -- go wild on the streets
Phoenix has spent $1.5 million to install fuel bladders in police cruisers and they can't pass emissions tests
They've got the parents. Now the Rolling Stones are out for the kids.
Speed freaks catch a buzz at Firebird International Raceway
County prosecutors have a history of seeking long prison sentences for drivers who cause injury accidents. That is, unless those drivers are cops.
It hasn't been cheap keeping the Joe Show aloft. Now, his employees, his inmates and the citizens of Maricopa County are paying the price.
Military wheels help define lives of a window washer under 40 and a WWII doc over 80
Consumers clamor for big state bucks under alternative-fuel incentive program
With Outta My Way, The Flys show what you can achieve with brains, brawn and Brian (Wilson, that is)
Virtuoso musician Michael Dunlap inspired the show-business dreams of many people. Now, they say he's walked away with their money.
Don't buy his poor-boy claims he can raise big bucks. But will it be his undoing?
Costner's new film is an elongated rewrite of The Road Warrior
Transit-plan backers say they see a bus in your future--so how come they've been working on the railroad?
A Valley company finds a thriving market for used Soviet-bloc fighter jets
Why would two businessmen want to build a $6 million parking structure and give it to the state?
A Glendale gang has it in for the son of a Hispanic police sergeant. Unfortunately, the gang consists of police officers.
TRW's air-bag plant was closed because of chronic explosions. Mesa officials weren't ready for the political explosion that followed.