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Spring training in Arizona: What you need to know about the ballparks

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Spring is right around the corner, which means Cactus League baseball is back! Here’s a look at some of what each Cactus League stadium has to offer.

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Special election for Arizona's Congressional District 8

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Arizona is divided into nine congressional districts. One of those seats in the House -- the one for CD 8 -- has been vacant since Trent Franks resigned in early December amid allegations of sexual harassment. 

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Quiz: Cactus League trivia

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Major League Baseball teams have once again converged on the Phoenix metro area for the season fans adore -- spring training!

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Mesa PD: Suspect who died after officer-involved shooting identified

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Police on Monday released the name of the suspect who died over the weekend after an officer-involved shooting in Mesa last week.

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PD: Man arrested in connection with fatal Scottsdale wreck

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According to the Scottsdale Police Department, a multi-vehicle Scottsdale crash left one person dead and two others injured Thursday morning.

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China warns Trump over potential steel and aluminum tariffs

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China is warning President Trump that it will take action if he puts heavy tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum.

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Phoenix police looking for suspects caught on camera installing ATM card skimmer

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Police looking for two people who were caught on camera installing an ATM skimmer at a Phoenix convenience store last month.

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House bill OKs stun guns, pepper spray at universities

Republican Rep. Travis Grantham of Gilbert (left), the bill's sponsor, said he was prompted by policies at some universities that he believes ban the active ingredient in the most effective chemical sprays. (Source: AP Photo and 123RF) Republican Rep. Travis Grantham of Gilbert (left), the bill's sponsor, said he was prompted by policies at some universities that he believes ban the active ingredient in the most effective chemical sprays. (Source: AP Photo and 123RF)
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State university and community college students would be allowed to carry pepper spray, stun guns and other "non-lethal" weapons under a bill approved by the Arizona House late Thursday.

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Arizona man pleads guilty to manslaughter in roommate death

Zachary Penton (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) Zachary Penton (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
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Zachary Dale Penton, 23, was originally charged with second-degree murder in the August 2016 fatal shooting of 41-year-old Danny Garofalo. 

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PD: Suspect outstanding after shooting, killing 23-year-old man in Phoenix

A man was shot and killed at a Phoenix apartment complex Thursday night. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) A man was shot and killed at a Phoenix apartment complex Thursday night. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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A man died in the hospital after a shooting late Thursday night and officers are still searching for the suspect, according to the Phoenix Police Department.

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PD: Phoenix high school student arrested after bringing loaded gun to campus

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A Phoenix high school student was arrested after bringing a loaded gun on campus Thursday.  

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Suspect detained after standoff with Mesa police

Jesse McCullough, 46, arrested after a standoff with Mesa PD. (Source: Mesa Police Department) Jesse McCullough, 46, arrested after a standoff with Mesa PD. (Source: Mesa Police Department)
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Mesa police have detained an armed suspect who was barricaded in a home after firing at officers. 

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Postal Service to collect mail in several Arizona cities on Presidents Day

USPS will be collecting mail from several Arizona cities on Monday (Source: CBS 5/3TV) USPS will be collecting mail from several Arizona cities on Monday (Source: CBS 5/3TV)
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“Even though Monday is a federal holiday, we understand many customers will have mailings they’d like to send out,” Phoenix Postmaster Humberto Trujillo said.

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Couple facing charges after police seize 150+ animals from Phoenix pet facility

Glen and BarbaraAnn Whitley, arrested on suspicion of animal neglect after over 150 dogs were seized from their boarding facility. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) Glen and BarbaraAnn Whitley, arrested on suspicion of animal neglect after over 150 dogs were seized from their boarding facility. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
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Phoenix police served a search warrant at a pet boarding facility Thursday morning, seizing numerous animals from the business.  

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Sun City West set to celebrate 40th anniversary with special parade

Vintage planes will be make a special flyover for the celebration (Source: Sun City West) Vintage planes will be make a special flyover for the celebration (Source: Sun City West)
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The town of Sun City West is set to celebrate its 40th anniversary with a special community parade on Monday, Feb. 19. 

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Maricopa Mugs: February Arrest Photos Volume 3

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Click to see dozens of mug shots of people arrested in Maricopa County this week.

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Diamondbacks Fan Fest event information

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The Arizona Diamondbacks will host the 14th annual Chevrolet D-backs Fan Fest.

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No weekend freeway closures for ADOT projects

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No closures or major lane restrictions for construction or maintenance are scheduled along Phoenix-area freeways this weekend (Feb. 16-19), according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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Three breakfasts to help jump start your kid's brain

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A Phoenix-area nutrition specialist shares her three favorite "brainy breakfasts" that will have you and the kids feeling sharp for the day. 

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Goodyear homeowner taken for $2,500 in 'door-to-door' scam

Colleen Libby wanted to improve the looks of her aging driveway. So, she said it was kind of ironic that a guy claiming to run an epoxy business showed up and said he could make her driveway look brand new for $2,500. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Colleen Libby wanted to improve the looks of her aging driveway. So, she said it was kind of ironic that a guy claiming to run an epoxy business showed up and said he could make her driveway look brand new for $2,500. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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If someone knocks on your door out of the clear blue and says they can fix a leaky roof, trim your trees or do any kind of handyman work, then close your door.

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5 Instagram accounts to follow for Arizona beauty

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There are about 800 million Instagram accounts out there showing pictures of everything under the sun - and even beyond. But if you live in Arizona and the Valley of the Sun, here's a few Instagram accounts I think you may dig!

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POLL: Should Arizona offer third gender option on driver licenses?

Sample Arizona driver license (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Division) Sample Arizona driver license (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Division)
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Two bills in the Arizona House would give transgender and non-binary residents a new option to describe themselves on two kinds state-issued legal documents. 

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Border patrol paramedic revives 2-year-old child

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A border patrol agent was leaving the Tucson station on Sunday evening when he encountered a woman with a two-year-old child in medical distress in a car near the intersection of Golf Links and South Swan roads. 

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Man struck and killed by vehicle overnight in Phoenix street, police say

The driver stayed on the scene and rendered aid to the injured man, who later died in the hospital. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) The driver stayed on the scene and rendered aid to the injured man, who later died in the hospital. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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According to the Phoenix Police Department, a man was struck and killed overnight in a Phoenix street.

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Kingman police release body camera video of a fatal shooting

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Police in Kingman have released body camera video showing an officer fatally shooting a domestic violence suspect at an RV park. 

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Volunteers needed for Camelback Ranch spring training games

Volunteers are needed for Spring Training at Camelback Ranch (Source: Camelback Ranch) Volunteers are needed for Spring Training at Camelback Ranch (Source: Camelback Ranch)
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Volunteers are needed to staff concession stands at Camelback Ranch Spring Training games throughout the month of March to support Valley nonprofit organizations. 

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Arizona consumers can get money back after Safeway settlement & Rural King recall

Some Arizona consumers are in for some cash back after a Safeway class-action lawsuit on olive oil and a recall on Rural King electric blankets. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5/Rural King) Some Arizona consumers are in for some cash back after a Safeway class-action lawsuit on olive oil and a recall on Rural King electric blankets. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5/Rural King)
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Some Arizona consumers are in for some cash back after a Safeway class-action lawsuit on olive oil and a recall on Rural King electric blankets.

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Olympic champion Gracie Gold joins Ice Den skating staff

The Ice Den in Scottsdale recently announced that two-time U.S. champion and Olympian Gracie Gold has joined its professional figure skating coaching staff. (Source: Ice Den) The Ice Den in Scottsdale recently announced that two-time U.S. champion and Olympian Gracie Gold has joined its professional figure skating coaching staff. (Source: Ice Den)
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The Ice Den in Scottsdale recently announced that two-time U.S. champion and Olympian Gracie Gold has joined its professional figure skating coaching staff.

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No. 17 Arizona holds off No. 25 Arizona State for 77-70 win

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Deandre Ayton had 25 points and 16 rebounds, and No. 17 Arizona used a late run to hold off No. 25 Arizona State 77-70 on Thursday night to sweep the season series.

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Perlini, Keller power Coyotes to third straight win

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The Montreal Canadiens scored twice within two minutes of the third period to turn a 3-0 deficit into a one-goal game, and Arizona Coyotes goalie Antti Raanta wasn't happy.

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SLIDESHOW: Multiple Arizona hotels rated among nation’s top

Multiple Arizona hotels were named on the list. (Source: TripAdvisor) Multiple Arizona hotels were named on the list. (Source: TripAdvisor)
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TripAdvisor has named several hotels throughout the state as being some of the best in the country on their annual Travelers’ Choice Awards list.

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Burned down Little Free Library in Phoenix gets rebuilt

Nick Barnhiser puts new books in the rebuilt Little Free Library in front of his house. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Nick Barnhiser puts new books in the rebuilt Little Free Library in front of his house. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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A Little Free Library in Phoenix is being rebuilt after it was burned down late last month.

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Autopsy: Tackle football caused teen player's fatal injury

Carlos Sanchez (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 News) Carlos Sanchez (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 News)
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The injury that killed a Moon Valley High School football player in October was “blunt force trauma to the head while playing high school tackle football,” according to the Maricopa County medical examiner .

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Forest Service reins in Arizona forest-thinning project

Federal officials who oversee a troubled forest-thinning project in northern Arizona are stepping on the brakes, saying they lack needed information. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Federal officials who oversee a troubled forest-thinning project in northern Arizona are stepping on the brakes, saying they lack needed information. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Federal officials who oversee a troubled forest-thinning project in northern Arizona are stepping on the brakes, saying they lack needed information.

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Crate of puppies found abandoned in Phoenix alley

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Who would abandon a crate of puppies in an alley? Well, someone did. Luckily, a concerned citizen saw the pups and summoned help. 

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Town of Gilbert goes big with planned park

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The Town of Gilbert is set to break ground this fall on a new regional park, covering more than 200 acres and featuring walking trails, sports fields, concert venues and playgrounds.

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Surveillance video: Burglar crawls into Peoria home through doggy door, lets in accomplice

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According to police, the suspects knocked on the door and rang the bell. The family was not home but they have surveillance cameras and those cameras saw everything. 

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Gun parts loaned to Florence PD unaccounted for, likely 'inadvertently discarded'

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Important gun parts that were unaccounted for at an Arizona police department have a federal oversight agency reviewing its own processes.

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Student at a Scottsdale high school arrested for having gun in his car

Justin Perotti (Source: Scottsdale Police Dept.) Justin Perotti (Source: Scottsdale Police Dept.)
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Police say a student at a Scottsdale high school has been arrested for having a gun in his car. Justin Perotti, 18, is a student at Chaparral High School.

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Hate groups and militias rarely labeled as 'domestic terrorist' groups

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The federal government rarely labels hate groups, extremist organizations or militias as domestic terrorist groups. This despite the fact that these groups are responsible for more deadly crimes in the U.S. than Islamic extremists.

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Tempe launches online database to help combat opioid abuse

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A new online database launched by the City of Tempe aims to help the community combat the opioid epidemic. Addiction recovery advocates hope the information is used to improve treatment for addicts, but not lead to more arrests.

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DCS looking for missing 2-year-old girl taken from state custody by parents

Harmony Victoria Dozier. (Source: Department of Child Safety) Harmony Victoria Dozier. (Source: Department of Child Safety)
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The parents of Harmony Victoria Dozier took her from state care around 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, police said.

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Volunteers Pay it Forward to 'Mamma Jo,' 83-year-old Phoenix grandmother who helps homeless

Friends and family wanted to thank "Mamma Jo" Phoenix grandmother for her 30-plus years of helping the homeless. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Friends and family wanted to thank "Mamma Jo" Phoenix grandmother for her 30-plus years of helping the homeless. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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She got one hug after another, and it wasn't just because Jo Stevenson, also known as "Mamma Jo," was celebrating her 83rd birthday.

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Police: Chandler man arrested for putting little boy in refrigerator

Francisco Cardenas (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) Francisco Cardenas (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
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A Chandler man was arrested for allegedly putting a little boy in a refrigerator. Francisco Alfredo Cardenas, 22, faces charges of child abuse, aggravated assault and imprisonment. 

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See something. Say something. AZ advocates urge action following latest school shooting

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While you can't predict what someone with mental health problems will do, an Arizona expert says there are warning signs to look out for.  

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Making wine at home uncorks custom blends

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"I like the romance of it," one hobbyist said. "I think it's fun and I think it's a part of me that I can share with my friends and my loved ones."

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What you need to know when buying SD camera cards

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Today’s memory cards are a confusing batch of geek speak but understanding some of the basics can make it easier to decipher.

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Arizona House panel OKs felony for rule-breaking pot doctors

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An Arizona House panel on Thursday approved a proposal making doctors who sidestep rules for medical marijuana recommendations guilty of a felony. 

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3-year-old girl located after reported missing at Tempe Town Lake

Lily (Source: Tempe Police Department via Twitter) Lily (Source: Tempe Police Department via Twitter)
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A 3-year-old girl who was reported missing Thursday afternoon at Tempe Town Lake was located, police said. 

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Governor Ducey orders AZ flags at half-staff following Florida school shooting

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Governor Doug Ducey has ordered that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff in remembrance of the victims of the Parkland, Florida shooting. 

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Buckeye man gets heart hope with new surgery at Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital

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Richard Harris is walking and talking just fine, not bad for guy who just had a major life saving surgery. 

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Phoenix woman with rare aneurysms gets life-saving surgery at Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital

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Imagine two highly skilled surgeons taking care of you? As Susan Watson found out, it’s now a reality at Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital’s new Institute for Advanced Aortic Disease.

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Larry Fitzgerald returning to Cardinals for 2018 season

Cardinals Fitzgerald: Peterson and I chasing the same things (Source: 3TV/CBS5 file photo) Cardinals Fitzgerald: Peterson and I chasing the same things (Source: 3TV/CBS5 file photo)
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The Arizona Cardinals announced Thursday morning that Larry Fitzgerald will return to the team for the 2018 season.

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Ex-investment adviser gets 5 years for stealing from clients

Richard Mark Schmerman, former securities salesman and ex-investment adviser has been sentenced to five years in prison and ordered to pay $3.1 million in restitution on fraud and theft charges. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) Richard Mark Schmerman, former securities salesman and ex-investment adviser has been sentenced to five years in prison and ordered to pay $3.1 million in restitution on fraud and theft charges. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
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A former securities salesman and ex-investment adviser said to have stolen from his clients' accounts has been sentenced to five years in prison and ordered to pay $3.1 million in restitution. 

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At-risk shelter pets to be given second chance in Idaho after being flown out of Phoenix

In this file photo, 110 at-risk shelter pets were flown from Phoenix in July to Seattle during the "Freekibble Flight to Freedom." (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) In this file photo, 110 at-risk shelter pets were flown from Phoenix in July to Seattle during the "Freekibble Flight to Freedom." (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Over 100 at-risk shelter pets and dogs will be flown out of Phoenix for a second chance in Idaho Thursday morning.

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Ahwatukee couple married for 50 years had chance encounter at grocery store

Ahwatukee residents Larry and Mary Litchfield celebrated their golden anniversary in October. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Ahwatukee residents Larry and Mary Litchfield celebrated their golden anniversary in October. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Some say marriage is a failing institution. These days, an estimated half of all married couples will end up divorced. However, Ahwatukee residents Larry and Mary Litchfield have defied the odds.

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Showers soak Phoenix-area streets; snow & high winds hit high country

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It has been a wet Wednesday and Thursday in Phoenix, as rain showers soaked parts of the Valley and snow and high winds hit the high country.

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Docs: Phoenix suspect called 911 prior to killing man saying he was going to hurt someone

Court documents revealed a Phoenix homicide suspect called 911 just minutes before stabbing and killing a man saying he was going to go look for someone and hurt them. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) Court documents revealed a Phoenix homicide suspect called 911 just minutes before stabbing and killing a man saying he was going to go look for someone and hurt them. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
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Court documents revealed a Phoenix homicide suspect called 911 just minutes before stabbing and killing a man saying he was going to go look for someone and hurt them.

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Legislative leaders push redistricting commission changes

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Republican leaders in the Arizona Legislature are pushing a proposal to dramatically overhaul the independent commission that draws congressional and legislative maps every decade.

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SLIDESHOW: D-backs pitchers and catchers report for spring training workouts

Arizona Diamondbacks pitchers and catchers reported for Cactus League spring training workouts at Salt River Fields in Scottsdale. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Arizona Diamondbacks pitchers and catchers reported for Cactus League spring training workouts at Salt River Fields in Scottsdale. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Arizona Diamondbacks pitchers and catchers reported for Cactus League spring training workouts at Salt River Fields in Scottsdale on Wednesday, Feb. 14.

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Valley non-profit helps veterans transition home from the battlefield

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 All month long, CBS5 is partnering with Fry's food stores to pay it forward to our military families.

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Man suffers critical injuries after being hit by car on Phoenix street, police say

The driver of the car stayed on the scene and cooperated with officers. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) The driver of the car stayed on the scene and cooperated with officers. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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According to the Phoenix Police Department, a man is in the hospital with critical injuries after a collision with a vehicle on a Phoenix street Wednesday.

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Jazz win 11th straight, beating Suns 107-97

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The Jazz survived another close game on Wednesday, pulling out a 107-97 victory over the Phoenix Suns for their 11th straight win after making the right plays at the right time on both ends of the court in the closing minutes.

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Maricopa County Attorney: No charges for school officials in Hamilton High hazing case

Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery said Wednesday that no school officials will be charged in Hamilton High hazing investigation. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery said Wednesday that no school officials will be charged in Hamilton High hazing investigation. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery held a press conference Wednesday morning on the current investigation into the hazing reported on the football team at Hamilton High School in Chandler early last year. Montgomery said there is not enough evidence to charge the principal, athletic director or head football coach with any crime related to not reporting the alleged abuse.

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Finding love in a Phoenix-area deli

Hundreds of customers come through Miracle Mile Deli in Phoenix every day. While many come for lunch, some have left with much more. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Hundreds of customers come through Miracle Mile Deli in Phoenix every day. While many come for lunch, some have left with much more. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Hundreds of customers come through Miracle Mile Deli in Phoenix every day. While many come for lunch, some have left with much more.  

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Phoenix area teen gets 1 year of free pizza thanks to viral tweet

Connor Phelan (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Connor Phelan (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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What do you think it takes to get a years’ worth of free pizza? Not much in the case of one Valley pizza fan, Connor Phelan.

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Phoenix homeowners struggle with HOA request to paint homes

A homeowners association in north Phoenix is telling homeowners to paint their houses by the end of July. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) A homeowners association in north Phoenix is telling homeowners to paint their houses by the end of July. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Some Valley homeowners are getting hit with an unexpected expense.

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Suspect killed after crashing on I-10 in Salome area, DPS says

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A suspect was killed and another driver was injured after a pursuit that ended with a crash on Interstate 10 on Wednesday, authorities said.

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Phoenix businessman 'shocked' over electric bills

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A Valley businessman says he's been fighting back and forth with his utility company for a while and he's getting nowhere.

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House committee passes watered-down child marriage ban

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The original bill would have outlawed all marriages for people under the age of 18. The new bill bans marriage for children under the age of 16 and places restrictions on marriage for 16 and 17 year olds.

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Arizona school security expert talks lock-down drills active-shooter situations

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The state of Arizona mandates all public schools practice two lock-down drills each year. Students at SUSD do three a year.

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Update: Car rental companies hit with $1.85 million verdict

Phoenix Car Rental and Saban's Rent-A-Car will have to fork over $1.85 million. (Source: 3TV) Phoenix Car Rental and Saban's Rent-A-Car will have to fork over $1.85 million. (Source: 3TV)
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In addition to the $1.8 million judgment, the car rental companies must provide a good faith estimate in advance to consumers.

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AZ bill lifts gun safety rules for foster parents

Rep. Kevin Payne says foster parents should no longer be forced to lock up their guns for safety reasons. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Rep. Kevin Payne says foster parents should no longer be forced to lock up their guns for safety reasons. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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With child gun deaths on the rise in Arizona, one state lawmaker says foster parents should no longer be forced to lock up their guns for safety reasons.

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Arizona Senate panel OKs more reporting on abortions

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An Arizona Senate panel dominated by Republicans has approved a proposal that greatly boosts abortion reporting requirements for doctors, clinics and hospitals.

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PHOTO: Paradise Valley HS students form racist symbol

Paradise Valley High School students formed a swastika. (Source: SnapChat) Paradise Valley High School students formed a swastika. (Source: SnapChat)
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The picture of the racist symbol has made the rounds on social media.

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State lawmaker drops lower medical marijuana fees from bill

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An Arizona lawmaker is altering his bill that would give a state agency the authority to test medical marijuana after fellow Republican legislators balked at its provisions to lower fees for users. 

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Tempe bar bans U of A fans for Territorial Cup basketball game

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No Wildcats allowed. No University of Arizona gear. No University of Arizona behavior. These are the rules of one Tempe bar will have during the ASU-UofA game.

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Police: Man arrested for installing video camera in girlfriend's bedroom

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A Queen Creek man has been arrested for installing a video camera in his girlfriend's bedroom without her knowledge, according to police. Billy Williams now faces charges of burglary, unlawful recording and criminal trespassing.  

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Flights resume on tribal land after fatal Grand Canyon crash

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Flight restrictions put in place after a sightseeing helicopter crashed last weekend in the Grand Canyon have been lifted.

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PD: 1 child killed, 2 others critically hurt following crash in north Phoenix

Five people were taken to the hospital. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Five people were taken to the hospital. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Police say two children were not wearing seatbelts in a north Phoenix crash Monday night that left a little boy dead.

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Confident and well-armed D-backs hold first spring training workout

Archie Bradley is in the running to be the D-backs' next closer. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Archie Bradley is in the running to be the D-backs' next closer. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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A season removed from an unexpected run to the 2017 NLDS, the 2018 Arizona Diamondbacks opened spring training Wednesday morning under grey skies at Salt River Fields. The book on 2017 may be closed, but the feelings linger.

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Phoenix legal defeat prompts FAA to address noise concerns

FILE - In this June 19, 2017, file photo, an American Eagle jet flies through heat ripples as it lands at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix. (Source: (AP Photo/Matt York, File) FILE - In this June 19, 2017, file photo, an American Eagle jet flies through heat ripples as it lands at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix. (Source: (AP Photo/Matt York, File)
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Nearly 100 people strolled through the high school cafeteria throughout the evening, studying colored graphs of flight takeoffs and jotting down comments for officials.

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GOP lawmaker proposes harsher punishment for opioid dealers; bill dies in House

House Bill 2241 targets dealers trafficking in heroin and fentanyl - a deadly synthetic opioid more potent than morphine. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) House Bill 2241 targets dealers trafficking in heroin and fentanyl - a deadly synthetic opioid more potent than morphine. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Democrats don't like the idea and are worried the proposal wouldn't solve the root problem.

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Apache Junction students stage 'walkout' over change in school schedule

About 100 students were scene outside of Apache Junction High School. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) About 100 students were scene outside of Apache Junction High School. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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The school governing board voted to switch back a five-day school week.

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3rd suspect arrested in Mohave County double homicide case

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Authorities say a third suspect has been arrested in a double homicide case in the Fort Mohave area. Mohave County Sheriff's officials say 28-year-old Jose Eduardo Vizcara of Bullhead City is being held on suspicion of two counts each of first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit murder, kidnapping and abandoning a dead body. 

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482 pounds of marijuana seized in bust at pot stash house

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Officials say 482 pounds of marijuana was seized Wednesday after a bust at a pot stash house.

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State board revokes charter for Phoenix-area school

Discovery Creemos Academy in Goodyear (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5) Discovery Creemos Academy in Goodyear (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)
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A school in a Phoenix suburb has lost its state charter after it abruptly closed last month, leaving teachers without jobs and more than 100 students without a school. The Arizona Board for Charter Schools on Monday revoked the charter for Discovery Creemos Academy in Goodyear. 

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Flights resume on tribal land after fatal Grand Canyon crash

(Source: Teddy Fujimoto) (Source: Teddy Fujimoto)
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Flight restrictions put in place after a sightseeing helicopter crashed in the Grand Canyon have been lifted. Three British tourists were killed in the crash Saturday on tribal land outside the national park. The medical examiner's office that did the autopsies says they died of multiple injuries. 

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Jaime's Local Love: Castles N Coasters

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Castles ~n~ Coasters is a beloved amusement park with 40 years in the Valley.

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Hikers rescued after spending the night stranded in Superstition Mountains

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Three hikers were rescued Wednesday morning after spending the night in the Superstition Mountains. 

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Arizona high court to consider in-state tuition for DREAMers

(Source: 3TV/CBS 5) (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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The Arizona Supreme Court will review a lower court ruling that said young immigrants granted deferred deportation status under a program started by former President Barack Obama are not eligible for lower in-state college tuition.

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Police: Man stabbed, killed at Phoenix convenience store; suspect arrested

Ysidro Ramon Reyes. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) Ysidro Ramon Reyes. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
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A man is dead and the suspect is in custody after a stabbing at a Phoenix convenience store, according to the Phoenix Police Department.

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Conversations every couple needs to have

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There are several conversations that couples need to have to cement their connection to one another and to identify and deal with those issues that might otherwise come between them. 

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New video released of fatal Glendale crash involving a tribal police officer

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New video has been released showing the moment a Navajo Nation police officer struck and killed a bicyclist in Glendale back in September of last year.

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Hearing set for man accused of providing ammo to Vegas shooter

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A new court date was set for an Arizona man accused of providing armor-piercing ammunition to the gunman in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history.

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How to fight the flu in your office

Office settings can become a breeding ground for disease if workers do not take everyday preventive measures to stop the spread of germs. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Office settings can become a breeding ground for disease if workers do not take everyday preventive measures to stop the spread of germs. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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According to health officials, this flu season has been one of the most widespread on record in the continental U.S. and it looks like it won't be letting up anytime soon. Office settings can become a breeding ground for disease if workers do not take everyday preventive measures to stop the spread of germs.

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Hundreds rally for leadership change at Scottsdale district over corruption allegations

Protesters want change at Scottsdale Unified School District. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Protesters want change at Scottsdale Unified School District. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Protesters held out up signs and shouted out chants outside of Coronado High School.

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Prescott man arrested after being indicted for second time in 1987 Texas cold case murder

A Prescott man was arrested after being indicted for the second time in a Texas cold case murder dating back to 1987. (Source: YCSO) A Prescott man was arrested after being indicted for the second time in a Texas cold case murder dating back to 1987. (Source: YCSO)
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A Prescott man was arrested after being indicted for the second time in a Texas cold case murder dating back to 1987.

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Authorities arrest suspect, ID victim in homicide near Flagstaff last week

Sheriff's officials say 28-year-old Collin Tarr was arrested and booked on suspicion of second-degree homicide after being identified as a suspect in the killing. (Source: Coconino County Sheriff's Office) Sheriff's officials say 28-year-old Collin Tarr was arrested and booked on suspicion of second-degree homicide after being identified as a suspect in the killing. (Source: Coconino County Sheriff's Office)
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Coconino County Sheriff's officials have released the name of the victim in a homicide last week near Flagstaff. Sheriff's officials say 28-year-old Collin Tarr was arrested and booked on suspicion of second-degree homicide after being identified as a suspect in the killing.

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Bicycles from bike share programs annoy some in Phoenix

An intern with Councilman Sal DiCiccio is picking up rideshare bikes and sending them back to Scottsdale. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) An intern with Councilman Sal DiCiccio is picking up rideshare bikes and sending them back to Scottsdale. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Bikes from bike share companies are beginning to pop up in Phoenix and some people are complaining that they're being left in random places.

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AZ Dept. of Corrections agrees to give inmates more free pads & tampons

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The ADC announced it will provide more feminine products free of charge to all of its female inmates. The department is increasing the number of pads inmates receive each month, from 12 to 36. 

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Arizona's birthday, Valentine state celebrates 106 years

Arizona celebrates 106 years on Feb. 14. (Source:3TV/CBS 5 News) Arizona celebrates 106 years on Feb. 14. (Source:3TV/CBS 5 News)
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Arizona’s birthday is coming up this week and the Baby State never looked so good! At 106 years old, I suppose our old nickname, ‘the Baby State,’ may not be applicable these days; indeed, it’s a name that hasn’t applied to us since Alaska and Hawaii added stars 49 and 50 to ‘Ole Glory’. 

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System to minimize fire not standard in Grand Canyon copter

(Source: Teddy Fujimoto) (Source: Teddy Fujimoto)
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The sightseeing helicopter that crashed at the Grand Canyon, killing three British tourists, was not required to have a system that would keep it from bursting into flames on impact, U.S. authorities said. 

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Glendale officer involved in crash

(Source: 3TV/CBS 5) (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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A Glendale officer in a police vehicle was involved in a crash with another vehicle Tuesday night.

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Arabian Horse Show returns to Scottsdale

The show will feature thousands of different horses. (Source: Arabian Horse Association of Arizona) The show will feature thousands of different horses. (Source: Arabian Horse Association of Arizona)
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The Arabian Horse Association of Arizona (AHAA) is set to kick off the largest horse show in the world this weekend at the WestWorld in Scottsdale.

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Goligoski stays hot as Coyotes top Sharks, 2-1

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Alex Goligoski scored in his third straight game to help the Arizona Coyotes beat the San Jose Sharks 2-1 on Tuesday night.

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AZ Game & Fish to host Outdoor Expo next month

The expo will feature a range of activities for all ages. (Source: Arizona Game & Fish Department) The expo will feature a range of activities for all ages. (Source: Arizona Game & Fish Department)
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Arizona’s largest hands-on outdoor recreation expo is coming soon! 

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My coworker's lemons are huge

The fruit that my friend Charles Smith brings into work is amazing. (Source: Charles Smith) The fruit that my friend Charles Smith brings into work is amazing. (Source: Charles Smith)
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He has around 50 lemons on his tree and about 15 of them are jumbo sized. 

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New tattoos bring voices back to life

people across the country have been getting sound waves of their child's laughter, their favorite team's fight song and greetings from lost loved ones, preserved as tattoo art on their bodies. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) people across the country have been getting sound waves of their child's laughter, their favorite team's fight song and greetings from lost loved ones, preserved as tattoo art on their bodies. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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A growing number of tattoo artists in Arizona are able to create new "sound wave tattoos."

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Flagstaff City Council appoints new acting city manager

(Source: City of Flagstaff) (Source: City of Flagstaff)
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The Flagstaff City Council has appointed Barbara Goodrich as acting City Manager, after former City Manager Josh’s Copley’s resignation took effect Monday, Feb. 12. Goodrich has served the City of Flagstaff for over 17 years, and as the Deputy City Manager since August 2015.

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Arizona Flower Market buzzing for Valentine's Day

Arizona Flower Market will make 6,000 deliveries during the next few days. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Arizona Flower Market will make 6,000 deliveries during the next few days. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Love is in the air and the staff at Arizona Flower Market is buzzing.

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UPDATE: Jeep comes through with customer refund

Heather Anderson got her check from Jeep for repairs for her broken headrest. (Source: 3TV) Heather Anderson got her check from Jeep for repairs for her broken headrest. (Source: 3TV)
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 A Goodyear woman was having a problem with her Jeep Grand Cherokee and a faulty headrest. 

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Replacement for expelled Arizona House lawmaker sworn in

Yuma farmer Tim Dunn is sworn in as a member of the Arizona House of Representatives by state Supreme Court Justice Andrew Gould as his wife, Eileen Dunn, holds the Bible at the Capitol in Phoenix on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (Source: AP Photo/Bob Christie) Yuma farmer Tim Dunn is sworn in as a member of the Arizona House of Representatives by state Supreme Court Justice Andrew Gould as his wife, Eileen Dunn, holds the Bible at the Capitol in Phoenix on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (Source: AP Photo/Bob Christie)
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He replaces former Rep. Don Shooter, who was expelled by a 56-3 vote on Feb. 1.

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San Diego Padres pitcher arrested in domestic violence case

(Jose Torres (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) (Jose Torres (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
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A San Diego Padres pitcher has been arrested for reportedly knocking a door off its hinges, punching a hole in another door and pointing a gun at his wife at his home in Phoenix.  

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DPS confirms former Rep. Shooter was being tailed

DPS confirmed that a private investigator was following Shooter around. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) DPS confirmed that a private investigator was following Shooter around. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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One political expert says the fact a private investigator was tailing Shooter proves absolutely nothing.

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AJ police ask public to help ID sex assault suspect

(Source: Apache Junction Police Department) (Source: Apache Junction Police Department)
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Police are searching for the man they believe sexually assaulted a woman he met at an Apache Junction bar.

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Sarah Barcello, Seton Catholic's super Sentinel!

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Seton Catholic's Sarah Barcello has a lot to look forward to. Her team enters the playoffs as the number one seed, winning thirteen straight.

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Why women in Arizona are sending a state representative pads and tampons

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Women across Arizona are bombarding a Republican representative's office with tampons and pads. The #LetItFlow campaign began over the weekend as a direct response to a bill that stalled in the House of Representatives. 'House Bill 2222 looks to provide female inmates in Arizona with an unlimited supply of feminine hygiene products at no cost to the inmates.

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'They should love me': ASU's Bobby Hurley discusses relationship with Arizona Wildcats fans

Sun Devils head coach Bobby Hurley discusses his relationship with Arizona Wildcats fans. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Sun Devils head coach Bobby Hurley discusses his relationship with Arizona Wildcats fans. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Sun Devils head coach Bobby Hurley has felt the heat from Arizona Wildcats fans on social media.

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Romeo's Quest: Valley Lutheran senior seeks state title

Romeo Valenzuela celebrates his 1,000th career point with his Valley Lutheran teammates. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Romeo Valenzuela celebrates his 1,000th career point with his Valley Lutheran teammates. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Romeo Valenzuela will spend Valentine's Day preparing for a run at the state championship.

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2 Goodyear police officers injured during foot pursuit of burglary suspect

(Source: Goodyear Police Department) (Source: Goodyear Police Department)
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Two Goodyear police officers were injured on Monday during a foot pursuit of a home burglary suspect.  

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LIST: 5 bugs to love this Valentine's Day (and every day!)

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These guys deserve our appreciation because not only are they cute (mostly), but they're also good for your garden and the environment as a whole.

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Senate panel votes to freeze minimum wage hikes

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An Arizona Senate committee on Monday approved a proposal that would ask voters to roll back a minimum wage initiative that passed by a wide margin in 2016. 

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Arizona chefs create custom treats for annual Girl Scout Dessert Challenge

(Source: Girl Scouts Arizona Cactus-Pine Council) (Source: Girl Scouts Arizona Cactus-Pine Council)
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Just when you thought it could not get better - local chef's are making desserts out of girl scout cookies!

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Expert: Copter in Grand Canyon crash more likely to explode

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Hualapai tribal leaders said they're halting helicopter tours at the canyon for now and are working with federal investigators to "find out exactly what happened here ...."

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Flagstaff getting much-needed snow during rough winter season

Flagstaff has been dealing with a horrible winter season with very little snowfall. Luckily, this week they are getting much-needed snow to help with their tourism. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Flagstaff has been dealing with a horrible winter season with very little snowfall. Luckily, this week they are getting much-needed snow to help with their tourism. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Flagstaff has been dealing with a horrible winter season with very little snowfall. Luckily, this week they are getting much-needed snow to help with their tourism.

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Teachers in Phoenix take three-day weekend to protest pay cuts

School officials confirmed 28 of the district's 60 teachers called out, although it's unknown if all of them did so in protest. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) School officials confirmed 28 of the district's 60 teachers called out, although it's unknown if all of them did so in protest. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Teachers said they wanted to send the district board a strong message.

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State board votes to revoke Goodyear school's charter

Discovery Creemos Academy shut down unexpectedly two weeks ago. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Discovery Creemos Academy shut down unexpectedly two weeks ago. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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The Arizona State Board of Charter Schools voted to issue a notice of intent to revoke the charter of Discovery Creemos Academy.

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Grand Canyon copter crashed on tribal land with fewer rules

The agency won't say with any certainty what caused the crash until its investigative report is released in a year and a half to two years. (Source: Teddy Fujimoto) The agency won't say with any certainty what caused the crash until its investigative report is released in a year and a half to two years. (Source: Teddy Fujimoto)
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Unlike the national park, air tours on the Hualapai reservation are not subject to federal regulations that restrict routes, impose curfews and cap the amount of flights over the Grand Canyon each year.

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Father of child with cancer facing deportation granted 1-year stay

Jesus Berrones is now living inside the Shadow Rock United Church of Christ in Phoenix while fighting deportation. His five-year-old son, Jayden, is battling leukemia. (Source: CBS News) Jesus Berrones is now living inside the Shadow Rock United Church of Christ in Phoenix while fighting deportation. His five-year-old son, Jayden, is battling leukemia. (Source: CBS News)
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The father of a 5-year-old boy battling cancer who had been facing deportation has been allowed to stay in the U.S. for at least another year, ICE said on Monday.

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Crash causes semi to engulf in flames on northbound I-17 in Phoenix

A semi caught fire after a crash on northbound Interstate 17 at Glendale Avenue. (Source: ADOT) A semi caught fire after a crash on northbound Interstate 17 at Glendale Avenue. (Source: ADOT)
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A semi caught fire after crashing into a car, shutting down northbound Interstate 17 in Phoenix for a brief period early Tuesday morning, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety. 

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Facial recognition leads to arrest of Goodyear man

Jose Casas booking photo (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) Jose Casas booking photo (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
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ADOT said he used a stolen identity to open a business and buy a house in Goodyear.

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SLIDESHOW: Arizona chefs create custom treats for Girl Scout Dessert Challenge

(Source: Girl Scouts Arizona Cactus-Pine Council) (Source: Girl Scouts Arizona Cactus-Pine Council)
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The Girl Scouts Arizona Cactus-Pine Council's award-winning Girl Scout Cookie Dessert Challenge has returned and it is a program unique to Arizona. 

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Caught on camera: Thieves try to steal giant stuffed bears from roadside vendor

Some quick-thinking witnesses fought to stop a couple of thieves. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Some quick-thinking witnesses fought to stop a couple of thieves. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Some thieves tried to rip off a road-side stand that sells giant stuffed animals for Valentine's Day. But they didn't get far. Some quick thinking witnesses fought to stop them. 

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Body-cam footage released of deadly Flagstaff officer-involved shooting

The Flagstaff Police Department released body-cam footage of the deadly Flagstaff officer-involved shooting last Friday. (Source: Flagstaff PD) The Flagstaff Police Department released body-cam footage of the deadly Flagstaff officer-involved shooting last Friday. (Source: Flagstaff PD)
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The Flagstaff Police Department released body-cam footage of the deadly Flagstaff officer-involved shooting last Friday.

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Legislators propose tough laws to stop wrong-way crashes

(Source: 3TV/CBS 5 and Ariz. Dept. of Public Safety) (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 and Ariz. Dept. of Public Safety)

The bills include adding road spikes and toughening the penalty for wrong-way driving to an automatic felony. 

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February - Heart Month

April's & Gina's Comfort Food Recipes Turned Healthy

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Gina and April both have family favorite recipes that can both be categorized as delicious comfort foods. 

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Mesa FD: 1 person hospitalized, 2 others treated after 1st-alarm house fire

Three people were treated after a house fire in Mesa Tuesday morning. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Three people were treated after a house fire in Mesa Tuesday morning. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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According to the Mesa Fire and Medical Department, three people were treated, one requiring transport to a hospital, after their home caught fire in Mesa early Tuesday morning.

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APS teams with First Solar on plant with battery storage

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Arizona's largest electric utility is teaming with one of the nation's leading solar panel makers to develop a solar power field matched with battery storage. 

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SLIDESHOW: Winter rain weather hitting Phoenix, snow falling in Flagstaff

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Winter rain is expected to hit Phoenix this week and some snow has already fallen in Flagstaff.

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Coyotes start fast, send Blackhawks to 6th straight loss

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Max Domi, Clayton Keller, Alex Goligoski and Tobias Rieder each had a goal and an assist, and the Arizona Coyotes pounded the slumping Chicago Blackhawks 6-1 on Monday.

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Coach Kerr takes backseat in Warriors' 129-83 win over Suns

(Source: Phoenix Suns) (Source: Phoenix Suns)
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Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr turned over most of the coaching duties to his players on Monday night and they responded in fine fashion, playing with more focus than they had in recent weeks in a 129-83 victory over the Phoenix Suns.

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UPDATE: Legislator wants to crack down on HOAs using radar guns

A new bill would outlaw HOAs from using radar guns to enforce speed limits and issuing tickets to homeowners. (Source: 3TV) A new bill would outlaw HOAs from using radar guns to enforce speed limits and issuing tickets to homeowners. (Source: 3TV)
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3 On Your Side exposed HOAs with gated communities using radar guns and issuing speeding tickets to homeowners. As a result, one Arizona lawmaker wants to crack down on the practice.

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2 officers hurt while responding to home burglary calls in Goodyear

Police searched for suspects in Goodyear. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Police searched for suspects in Goodyear. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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One officer suffered an arm injury and the other had a serious leg injury after being bitten by a police K9, police said.

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To detox or not to detox? That is the question

Not many people know it, but most of us have been taught the wrong way to think about health and weight loss and it's totally holding us back. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Not many people know it, but most of us have been taught the wrong way to think about health and weight loss and it's totally holding us back. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Not many people know it, but most of us have been taught the wrong way to think about health and weight loss and it's totally holding us back.

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The hearts of Arizona: Teen gets miracle heart transplant

(Source: 3TV/CBS 5 and DonateLife AZ) (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 and DonateLife AZ)
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Four years ago, Brett Wallick was walking home from the store with his dad when he started struggling to breathe. He was 15 years old and needed a heart transplant to make it to 16 and beyond.

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Teenager wounded in Glendale shooting

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“We do have one juvenile male who was transported with serious injuries,” Sgt. Scott Waite of the Glendale Police Department wrote in an email response to queries from Arizona’s Family. “There is no suspect in custody at this time and I do not have an updated suspect description.

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Hjalmarsson adjusting to Arizona Coyotes

Niklas Hjalmarrson admits he was shocked by the trade that saw him leave Chicago. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Niklas Hjalmarrson admits he was shocked by the trade that saw him leave Chicago. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Finally, at full strength, Hjalmarrson's presence and leadership are so valuable for the youngest team in the NHL.

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Group organizes road march to, 'Honor The Fallen'

'March of the Fallen' event Afghanistan. (Source: March of the Fallen facebook page) 'March of the Fallen' event Afghanistan. (Source: March of the Fallen facebook page)
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Military personnel know about the struggles of marching. Their gear can weigh almost twice as much as they do.

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Canine park ranger spreads goodwill in Glendale

Ranger joined the Glendale Parks and Recreation Department late last year, mainly as a mascot, but his role has since expanded. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Ranger joined the Glendale Parks and Recreation Department late last year, mainly as a mascot, but his role has since expanded. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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He is not your typical park ranger, but the newest employee at Glendale Parks and Recreation Department has the perfect personality to break the ice, bring a smile and brighten the day of everyone he meets.

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Flagstaff forest thinning project facing $4.5M shortfall

(Source: 3TV/ CBS 5) (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)
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Flagstaff city staff says a $10 million bond approved by voters five years ago will no longer be enough to cover the costs of thinning forests around the city's watersheds. The Arizona Daily Sun reports the Flagstaff Watershed Protection Project aims to protect Flagstaff's watersheds from severe fire and post-wildfire flooding. 

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Phoenix-area realtor convicted in a short sale fraud scheme

Authorities say a Phoenix-area real estate agent has been convicted of fraudulent schemes and theft for defrauding two banks in a short-sale home scam. (Source: Attorney General's Office) Authorities say a Phoenix-area real estate agent has been convicted of fraudulent schemes and theft for defrauding two banks in a short-sale home scam. (Source: Attorney General's Office)
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Authorities say a Phoenix-area real estate agent has been convicted of fraudulent schemes and theft for defrauding two banks in a short-sale home scam. State prosecutors say James Thornton faces up to 12 1/2 years in prison when he's sentenced March 16. 

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Ex-con facing prison for transporting heroin pills in Tucson

(Source: Attorney General Mark Brnovich's Office) (Source: Attorney General Mark Brnovich's Office)
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An ex-convict has been found guilty of transporting nearly 5,400 heroin pills in the Tucson area. Prosecutors say 41-year-old Sergio Ramon Chavez was convicted by a Pima County Superior Court jury of transportation of heroin for sale, illegally conducting an enterprise and conspiracy to transport heroin for sale. 

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Arming for 2018: Hirano arrives from Japan hoping to bolster D-backs bullpen

Hirano signed a two-year, $6 million dollar deal last December. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Hirano signed a two-year, $6 million dollar deal last December. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
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Out of respect for his new home and the new team, D-backs pitcher Yoshihisa Hirano Monday opened his introductory press conference at Salt River Fields with a solid effort in English.

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PD: Man dragged step-father with pickup truck after family fight

Tyrus Ellis (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) Tyrus Ellis (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
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Investigators say a family fight over a pickup truck led to a man to drag his step-father to death behind that truck in a Glendale neighborhood.

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