Can Carmona beat Jeff Flake? Seems a better bet than Don Bivens, at least...According to a new survey by the North Carolina-based Public Policy Polling, Arizona Democrats might actually have a shot at beating Republican golden-boy Congressman Jeff Flake in the 2012 race to replace U.S. Senator Jon K ... More >>
Got a text message last night from a law-enforcement pal who wrote, "If I meet you at a truck stop, can I be placed on paid leave?"Pinal County Deputy Louie Puroll getting his agency's "Purple Heart" at a D-Backs game last May.Nice one.On a more serious note, news that Pinal County Sheriff Paul B ... More >>
In the past 20 years or so, Americans of all ethnicities throughout the country -- especially here in the Southwest -- have been making a big deal of Dia de los Muertos, the Mexican Day of the Dead celebration that spans several days and just happens to coincide with All Souls and All Saints D ... More >>
Help send treats to the troops
Move Over, ALCOR. Phoenix-based Preserve A Life wants to make sure the dearly departed are ready for their close-ups.
Why isn't Bishop Thomas J. O'Brien in jail? There are far too many who have left the church because of his bad behavior.
Get Rich or Die Tryin' (Shady/Aftermath/Interscope)
County Supervisor Don Stapley made a killing on a shady development and sank the profits into a mansion. Then he told the tax assessor to value his estate at $863,000 -- while listing it for sale at $2.5 million.
Attorney goes to war over state agency's shoddy treatment of veterans
A Glendale couple forges a national alliance and a personal bond in their mutual quest to find the 2,087 Vietnam-era POWs and MIAs
The Arizona Veterans Service Commission bungles the estates of its incapacitated wards
Fife has done much in and to Arizona. We've been keeping track
The story of a psychotic Vietnam veteran who died on the streets rattles the mental-health-care and judicial communities, triggering investigations and calls for reform
A ROLLER-SKATING TRANSSEXUAL BECOMES THE VALLEY'S PREMIER SIDEWALK CELEBRITY