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Ex-teachers aide acquitted in Amphi school sex case

Attorney says defendant didn't know one student was only 16.

June 20, 2014 5:45 pm
Sheriff: Cartel lookouts busted in Pinal County

Sheriff: Cartel lookouts busted in Pinal County

Authorities say they have captured and prosecuted a group of "scouts" paid by Mexican drug cartels to be lookouts for drug and human smugglers on Arizona hilltops. The Pinal County sheriff's and county attorney's offices say they arrested 8 cartel members who were paid to spend numerous day…

June 16, 2014 12:12 pmLoading…
State lawmakers move to criminalize 'revenge porn'

State lawmakers move to criminalize 'revenge porn'

PHOENIX — State lawmakers are moving to make criminals out of those who email or post naked photos of friends and exes on the Internet without their permission.

February 06, 2014 4:30 pmLoading…
Cycling safety advocate treats second crash with Tucson driver as a teachable moment

Cycling safety advocate treats second crash with Tucson driver as a teachable moment

Firefighter Brendan Lyons is still in one piece, but his bike isn’t.

October 10, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Cellphone firm fails to evade 911-service tax

PHOENIX - A cellphone company has failed in its bid to escape a special state tax that pays for 911 services.

June 08, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Bill to limit unwanted texts passes Arizona Senate, is sent to governor

PHOENIX - Those unwanted text messages for everything from special sales to dating services could soon be a thing of the past.

April 11, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…
Impostor poses as rodeo star from Marana in scam

Impostor poses as rodeo star from Marana in scam

A western Pennsylvania woman impersonated a rodeo star Sherry Cervi and set up a sham company to obtain 500 cell phones and $8,000 in saddles, according to her plea in a Pennsylvania federal court Wednesday.

March 07, 2013 3:10 pm Related

House panel OKs outlawing nuisance texts

PHOENIX - State lawmakers figure it's annoying enough to get an unwanted text message, but having to pay for it only adds insult to injury.

February 08, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
New Yawk accent lands man in hot water

New Yawk accent lands man in hot water

A man’s distinct accent got him in trouble for calling 911 with a false report Wednesday night.

December 13, 2012 2:50 pm

Pinal group will recommend that board OK cell tower

After nearly a decade of static, Verizon Wireless and residents and business owners in Oracle have finally reached clarity.

September 13, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona bill targets cell phone use by teen drivers

PHOENIX  — Arizona lawmakers are renewing a push for legislation to prohibit young drivers from using cell phones while behind the wheel.

April 02, 2012 9:02 amLoading…

City to weigh ban on texting while behind wheel

Can you put your phone down while you're driving, or do you need a police officer to help you with that?

January 09, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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