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PD: Phoenix man found dead in attic; rest of home unlivable

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Phoenix police found a 53-year-old man dead in the attic of his home during a welfare check Tuesday night. The rest of the residence was filled with miscellaneous content and was not livable.

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Peoria woman in custody for arson after mobile home fire

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Peoria police have located a woman who disappeared after her mobile home went up in flames Monday night.

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Armed robbery suspects lead police on chase; pursuit ends after car hits train Video included

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Three suspects are in custody and two others are sought after two armed robberies and a carjacking overnight.

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AZ Treasurer Jeff DeWit named COO of Trump campaign Video included

Donald Trump, right, and AZ Treasurer Jeff DeWit. (Source: CNN) Donald Trump, right, and AZ Treasurer Jeff DeWit. (Source: CNN)
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The Donald Trump campaign made a new hire overnight and tapped a top Arizona politician for the position.

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MCSO: Mother, two children found dead in probable murder-suicide

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"We are almost sure this is a murder-suicide," says Sheriff Joe Arpaio. The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office says a mother and her two children were found dead in a home in an unincorporated area of Gilbert, near Recker and Ocotillo roads.

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'Shirts that never stink' benefit homeless

Imagine what your shirt would smell like if you wore it for a month in the summer heat. Two Louisiana entrepreneurs say that's just what they've been doing and the shirts smell just fine.  Ghost-Tactical Website  Ghost-Tactical Facebook

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Trash truck rolls over on I-10 on-ramp, loses load Video included

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The right three lanes of eastbound Interstate 10 at 40th Street have reopened after they were blocked Wednesday morning due to a rolled trash truck.

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Tempe police arrest brother-in-law of teen shot in head

Emmanuel Hilerio, left, and Marlen Hernandez, right. (Source: MCSO/GoFundMe) Emmanuel Hilerio, left, and Marlen Hernandez, right. (Source: MCSO/GoFundMe)
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Tempe police have arrested the brother-in-law of a 16-year-old girl accidentally shot in the head Monday night. He faces a manslaughter charge.

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Valley photographer gives police families free photo shoots

A Valley photographer is offering free photo sessions to police officers. (Source:  M.E.K. Photography) A Valley photographer is offering free photo sessions to police officers. (Source: M.E.K. Photography)
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A Valley photographer is helping police officers and their families capture a priceless memory for free.

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How using less technology helped the MVD cut wait times in half

MVD is taking a different approach in order to cut down on wait times. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) MVD is taking a different approach in order to cut down on wait times. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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There may be relief for weary drivers soon: ADOT says an experimental approach is cutting wait times at some branches in half. The answer, it seems, isn’t more technology. It’s less.

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102-year-old delegate casts Arizona ballots for Clinton

Jerry Emmett announced that the Arizona delegation was casting 51 of its votes for Hillary Clinton for president. (Source: CNN) Jerry Emmett announced that the Arizona delegation was casting 51 of its votes for Hillary Clinton for president. (Source: CNN)
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Jerry Emmett was born before women gained the right to vote in America, so it's fitting she announced that the Arizona delegation was casting 51 of its 85 votes for Hillary Clinton for president. 

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DPS traffic stop ends with struggle on hot pavement

Austin Maxwell posted the video to Facebook and it got plenty of comments, likes and shares. In the comments, many people argued both sides of the case. (Source: Austin Maxwell) Austin Maxwell posted the video to Facebook and it got plenty of comments, likes and shares. In the comments, many people argued both sides of the case. (Source: Austin Maxwell)
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An encounter between a Department of Public Safety trooper and man pulled over for speeding ended with a struggle on extremely hot pavement Monday afternoon. A passer-by recorded the last couple of minutes of the struggle on his cell phone and then posted the video clip on Facebook.

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Body found near North Mountain hiking trail

Aerial view of Seventh and Peoria avenues, Phoenix (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Aerial view of Seventh and Peoria avenues, Phoenix (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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Hikers on North Mountain made a gruesome discovery Tuesday night -- the body of a man near a trail.

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Bill Clinton tells a love story to make his case for Hillary Video included

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There have been millions of words, decades of video and reams of commentary devoted to their story. It's been dissected, defended and decried at kitchen tables and on cable news, in tabloids and classrooms. More>>

Man fatally shot in Phoenix park identified; Pokemon Go players tried to help

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More than a dozen people, some of them playing Pokémon Go, were at a Phoenix park when a man was shot early Tuesday morning. That man has died.

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Surprise toddler pulled from swimming pool dies

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Our news helicopter was over the scene. Pictures showed no fencing around the pool.

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Clinton wins historic nomination, says glass ceiling cracked Video included

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On a night awash in history, Hillary Clinton triumphantly became the first woman to lead a major American political party toward the White House, breaking through a barrier that painfully eluded her eight years ago. More>>

California wildfire forces shutdown of famed Big Sur parks

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California's signature parks along the Big Sur coastline that draw thousands of daily visitors were closed Tuesday as one of the state's two major wildfires threatened the scenic region at the height of the summer... More>>

TV psychic Miss Cleo dies of cancer

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The woman who played psychic Miss Cleo, Youree Harris, died Tuesday at the age of 53. 

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KidsCare enrollment resumes 6 years after freeze

Dozens rallied at the state Capitol in April hoping lawmakers will bring back KidsCare (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Dozens rallied at the state Capitol in April hoping lawmakers will bring back KidsCare (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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Low-income families caught in the economic middle can once again enroll their children into the federally subsidized healthcare plan known as KidsCare. This comes six years after the state froze enrollment during the depths of the Great Recession. Enrollment, once again, started today and it's estimated 30,000 children will receive coverage over the next year. "These are working poor families so some of these families are just over the income threshold level for Medicaid and c...

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Sanders loyalists bash Clinton nomination, clash with police Video included

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Bernie Sanders loyalists protested inside and outside the Democratic National Convention site and clashed with police on Tuesday after Hillary Clinton won the party's presidential nomination. More>>

Bobcat sightings spike in Ahwatukee neighborhood

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Living in the desert, we're used to seeing wildlife. Big cats sometimes do make a rare appearance, but at least one is not being very shy. Sightings in an Ahwatukee spiked recently, with multiple neighbors reporting seeing bobcats.

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Peoria police release bodycam video of search for woman in mobile home fire

Georgia Gannon-Brown (Source: Peoria PD) Georgia Gannon-Brown (Source: Peoria PD)
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Peoria police say there's still no sign of a woman who disappeared after her mobile home went up in flames Monday night.

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Good Samaritan who helped trooper with combative suspect says man was 'out of control'

Austin Maxwell posted the video to Facebook and it got plenty of comments, likes and shares. In the comments, many people argued both sides of the case. (Source: Austin Maxwell) Austin Maxwell posted the video to Facebook and it got plenty of comments, likes and shares. In the comments, many people argued both sides of the case. (Source: Austin Maxwell)
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Twenty-four hours after a traffic stop by a Department of Public Safety trooper ended with a struggle with an "out of control" man on hot pavement, one of the two civilians who came to the trooper's aid spoke to the media.

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Prickly pair snuggles as papa porcupine reunites with baby

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Talk about a father-son bond!  The folks at Bearizona shared some heartwarming video of a baby porcupine and his dad during a reunion after a 6-week separation. 

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How to appeal when eBay sides with other party

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Use this technique to plead your case to a live customer service rep.

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Valley doctor indicted for alleged prescription drug fraud

Dr. Harinder Kumar Takyar (Source: AZ Attorney General's Office) Dr. Harinder Kumar Takyar (Source: AZ Attorney General's Office)
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Attorney General Mark Brnovich and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Phoenix Division announced a State Grand Jury indicted Dr. Harinder Kumar Takyar on 42 felony counts.  

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ASU's Palm Walk receives makeover with new trees

ASU is adding new palm trees to iconic Palm Walk. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) ASU is adding new palm trees to iconic Palm Walk. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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The iconic Palm Walk at Arizona State University is getting a makeover.

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Amare Stoudemire retires from NBA

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Amare Stoudemire's greatest NBA success was in Phoenix, where as Steve Nash's pick-and-roll partner he was one of the NBA's most fearsome finishers. More>>

Slaves built the White House, say Obama and historians

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First lady Michelle Obama declared at the Democratic National Convention that the White House she and President Barack Obama have lived in since 2009 was built by slaves. More>>

Pokémon Go craze gives big boost to Phoenix Zoo

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The Pokémon Go craze is giving a big boost to the Phoenix Zoo. With 48 PokéStops, the zoo has recently become a hub of Pokémon-hunting activity and a great spot for gamers to collect items, experience points and Poké Eggs. 

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'Dreaded bandit' sought by FBI

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The FBI is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a man who robbed several California banks while wearing a disguise that included make up and a dark wig with long dreadlocked hair. 

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Boy's prosthetic leg stolen Video included

A California boy's prosthetic leg was stolen while he went wading. (Source: KCAL/CNN) A California boy's prosthetic leg was stolen while he went wading. (Source: KCAL/CNN)
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A boy's custom-fitted prosthetic leg was stolen while he went wading in a tide pool with his family, leaving him to make do with an old prosthetic leg that is too short. 

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'Hemp Inc.' gets gamers to legalize marijuana in the digital world -- and real life

"Hemp Inc." has players grow digital weed and tries to promote marijuana legalization in the digital and real world. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) "Hemp Inc." has players grow digital weed and tries to promote marijuana legalization in the digital and real world. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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A new cell phone app called Hemp Inc. is challenging gamers to grow a digital weed business and legalize marijuana both in the game, and in real life. A Scottsdale-based company has signed on to help the digital advocacy effort.

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Severe birth defects not as lethal as docs once said: Study

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Parents of newborns with rare genetic conditions used to hear the grim words that the severe birth defects were "incompatible with life." Support groups and social media showing the exceptions have changed the landscape.... More>>

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    DPS traffic stop ends with struggle on hot pavement

    DPS traffic stop ends with struggle on hot pavement

    Wednesday, July 27 2016 12:45 AM EDT2016-07-27 04:45:42 GMT
    Austin Maxwell posted the video to Facebook and it got plenty of comments, likes and shares. In the comments, many people argued both sides of the case. (Source: Austin Maxwell)Austin Maxwell posted the video to Facebook and it got plenty of comments, likes and shares. In the comments, many people argued both sides of the case. (Source: Austin Maxwell)

    An encounter between a Department of Public Safety trooper and man pulled over for speeding ended with a struggle on extremely hot pavement Monday afternoon. A passer-by recorded the last couple of minutes of the struggle on his cell phone and then posted the video clip on Facebook.

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    An encounter between a Department of Public Safety trooper and man pulled over for speeding ended with a struggle on extremely hot pavement Monday afternoon. A passer-by recorded the last couple of minutes of the struggle on his cell phone and then posted the video clip on Facebook.

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  • Valley photographer gives police families free photo shoots

    Valley photographer gives police families free photo shoots

    Wednesday, July 27 2016 2:40 AM EDT2016-07-27 06:40:38 GMT
    A Valley photographer is offering free photo sessions to police officers. (Source:  M.E.K. Photography)A Valley photographer is offering free photo sessions to police officers. (Source: M.E.K. Photography)

    A Valley photographer is helping police officers and their families capture a priceless memory for free.

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    A Valley photographer is helping police officers and their families capture a priceless memory for free.

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  • Father of child who died after hot hike wants answers

    Father of child who died after hot hike wants answers

    Tuesday, July 26 2016 2:32 AM EDT2016-07-26 06:32:06 GMT
    Brian Flom talked to Morgan Loew about the lost of his son and the questions he wants answered. (Source: KPHO)Brian Flom talked to Morgan Loew about the lost of his son and the questions he wants answered. (Source: KPHO)

    Brian Flom is torn between grief and anger. His 12-year-old son, Cody, died on Friday night, after going on a hike in 110-degree weather. And the circumstances surrounding Cody's death leave Brian with lots of questions.

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    Brian Flom is torn between grief and anger. His 12-year-old son, Cody, died on Friday night, after going on a hike in 110-degree weather. And the circumstances surrounding Cody's death leave Brian with lots of questions.

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  • Brewers score 5 in 8th to beat Diamondbacks 9-4

    Brewers score 5 in 8th to beat Diamondbacks 9-4

    Wednesday, July 27 2016 1:57 AM EDT2016-07-27 05:57:27 GMT
    (Source: KPHO/KTVK)(Source: KPHO/KTVK)

    Scooter Gennett got some good fortune on the go-ahead hit Tuesday night. 

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    Scooter Gennett got some good fortune on the go-ahead hit Tuesday night. 

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  • Cardinals Place 4 on Injured List to Start Camp

    Cardinals Place 4 on Injured List to Start Camp

    Tuesday, July 26 2016 8:36 PM EDT2016-07-27 00:36:26 GMT
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    4 Cardinals players will start training camp on the Physically Unable to Perform List.   

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    4 Cardinals players will start training camp on the Physically Unable to Perform List.   

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  • Stoudemire Spurns Suns, Retires as a Knick

    Stoudemire Spurns Suns, Retires as a Knick

    Tuesday, July 26 2016 8:35 PM EDT2016-07-27 00:35:48 GMT

    Once a Knick, always a Knick?  Former Suns star Amare Stoudemire thinks so, signing a one day contract and retiring with the team he left Phoenix for. 

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    Once a Knick, always a Knick?  Former Suns star Amare Stoudemire thinks so, signing a one day contract and retiring with the team he left Phoenix for. 

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