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John Jay O'Connor III, husband of retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, has died. O'Connor, 79, died of complications stemming from Alzheimer's Disease on Wednesday. Memorial services will be private...After a pickup truck went into Tempe Town Lake on Wednesday, divers searched the water for three hours, but found no bodies in the truck. A Tempe fire spokesman says there's still a chance a body could float to the surface...Enrollment at ASU's downtown campus has increased by 42 percent, despite state budget cutbacks. Virgil Renzulli, ASU's vice president for public affairs, credits the reorganization of classes...A Glendale family is now homeless and without their dogs after an electrical fire started in their home near 75th Avenue and Bethany Home Road. Investigators believe the fire possibly started in the clothes dryer in the garage...

A Phoenix man was hit by a  car and then allegedly assaulted by the female driver. Police suspect the incident is a domestic-violence issue, and are searching for the driver, who fled the scene. The man reportedly sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital...The owners of Scottsdale restaurant Salty Dog were arrested and charged with selling drugs and money-laundering. The establishment, now closed, was known for its scantily-clad waitresses, who served food until 4 a.m.

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