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Lightning, rain across Valley

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It was a stormy start to the workweek as heavy rain, gusty winds, thunder and lightning moved in from the West Valley Monday morning. More>>

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Viewer photos of Monday morning's storm

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Viewers were busy sending us photos of Monday mornings storm in their neighborhoods. Browse through the slideshow to see how they captured the momentright outside their door. More>>

Lightning, rainbow brighten the sky

Bruce Haffner shows an aerial view of Monday's storm, which included rain, lightning and rainbows. More>>

Is Arizona DCS more concerned with clearing cases than child safety? Video included

Carol Chavez and Joe Pep Guzman uncovered disturbing allegations involving an adopted teenager who lives in the same house as their two granddaughters.  (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Carol Chavez and Joe Pep Guzman uncovered disturbing allegations involving an adopted teenager who lives in the same house as their two granddaughters. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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Looking out for Arizona's kids is the top mission for the state's Department of Child Safety, but there have been two high-profile child deaths in the past two months. DCS was involved with those kids, at least on paper. More>>

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Family, friend hold vigil for woman killed in hit-and-run

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One of the passengers, a woman, fell off the motorcycle and was run over by a gray import sedan, the Arizona Department of Public Safety said.  More>>

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Man who saved toddler locked in car: 'I'm so glad I was there' Video included

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Surprise police have arrested a mother for allegedly leaving her child locked in a hot car while she was shopping.  More>>

Trial to examine retaliation charge against Arpaio

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The sheriff of metro Phoenix has long been known for jailing inmates in tents and pink underwear and cracking down on illegal immigration. But an upcoming trial will force Sheriff Joe Arpaio to answer for a pattern of behavior that his critics have long found deeply troubling. More>>

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2 sought for questioning in Phoenix Safeway fire

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The fire broke out at around 9:30 a.m. at the store at 8021 N. 35th Ave.and several shoppers evacuated without any problems. More>>

Woman found fatally shot in Glendale alley Video included

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Glendale police detectives are investigating a fatal shooting near an apartment complex in the area of Montebello and 67th avenues. More>>

Woman nearly drowns in backyard swimming pool

Th woman's husband pulled her from the water and started CPR. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Th woman's husband pulled her from the water and started CPR. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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According to Capt. Aaron Ernsberger of the Phoenix Fire Department, the woman had gone out to lay on a raft in her pool to relax. More>>

Grand Canyon commercial boaters eye alternative fuel

The first alternative motor boat river trip traveled the entire distance of the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon in April. (Source: Grand Canyon River Outfitters Association) The first alternative motor boat river trip traveled the entire distance of the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon in April. (Source: Grand Canyon River Outfitters Association)

The rafting companies that comprise the Grand Canyon River Outfitters Association have been experimenting with limiting noise and use of fossil fuel and noise on the river. More>>

TRAFFIC ALERT

Bridge repairs require restrictions near I-17 interchange at 7th St.

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Repair work on the Interstate 17 bridge over Seventh Street south of downtown Phoenix will require ramp and street restrictions starting Monday (July 6), according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. More>>

Driving to California? Plan for delays around Quartzsite

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Approximately 90 miles west of downtown Phoenix, crews will remove and replace pavement on the westbound and eastbound lanes along an 11-mile segment of I-10 (mileposts 41-52).  More>>

AZ soccer fans celebrate America's huge victory during Women's World Cup

Fans were out in force to watch the match. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Fans were out in force to watch the match. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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Soccer fans across the Valley are celebrating Sunday night's huge victory for Team USA. More>>

U.S. women defeat Japan 5-2 in World Cup Video included

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Carli Lloyd scores three goals to give the U.S. women their third World Cup title. The hat trick is the fasted scored in World Cup history. More>>

Man drowns while swimming in Salt River

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Witnesses said they saw the man struggling before he went under. He never resurfaced. More>>

AZ prison to relocate hundreds of additional inmates, governor tours facility Video included

Gov. Doug Ducey on Sunday met members of the Arizona Department of Corrections Tactical Support Unit teams. (Source: Governor's Office) Gov. Doug Ducey on Sunday met members of the Arizona Department of Corrections Tactical Support Unit teams. (Source: Governor's Office)
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Gov. Doug Ducey toured the damaged prison Sunday morning while receiving briefings from public safety officials. More>>

Man shoots off firework from top of his head, dies instantly

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A 22-year-old man who was drinking and celebrating the Fourth of July tried to launch a firework off the top of his head, killing him instantly, authorities said Sunday. More>>

Drivers should be prepared for heavy holiday traffic delays

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PHOENIX-- Heavy holiday traffic is causing long delays on Interstate 17 southbound, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. I-17 southbound from State Route 169 to State Route 69, there is about 15 miles of slow traffic. More>>

Practical joke ends with man stuck in chimney

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Two of the man's friends said they had locked him out of the house as a practical joke. What happened next was no laughing matter for the victim of the trick. More>>

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Flash flood warning posted for Yavapai, Pima Counties

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A flash flood warning is in effect for Yavapai County and Pima until 4:15 p.m. More>>

Vandals tear up watercraft at Bullhead City jet ski shop

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Bullhead City police are investigating the vandalism of more than 30 watercraft at Malows Jet Ski Rentals on Highway 95. More>>

AZ prison completes relocation of hundreds of inmates

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The Management and Training Corp. spokesman Issa Arnita says prison officials in Kingman completed moving roughly 700 inmates to other facilities Saturday night. More>>

Boy, 8, drowns in Verde River after looking at caves

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The body of an 8-year-old Prescott Valley boy was found in four feet of water in the Verde River Saturday evening, the Yavapai County Sheriffs Office said. More>>

2 shot at Fourth of July party in Glendale

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Glendale police are looking for suspects after two people were shot and wounded at a party on Saturday.Officers said one victim was found at the home in the 5600 block of W. 63rd Avenue and the other person was located at a hospital. Both were treated for gunshot wounds, Their names were not released.The shooting stemmed from a fight that erupted in the backyard, police said. As one victim tried to intervene, a suspect shot him. Another suspect shot a second victim.The suspects were al... More>>

Man crossing Phoenix street killed by hit-and-run driver

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The suspect vehicle may have been a 2005 to 2010 Chrysler 300 passenger car, Phoenix police said. More>>

Arizona prison hit with 3rd disturbance by inmates in 4 days

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A third disturbance within four days broke out Saturday in a private prison in Kingman, authorities said.Units with the Arizona Department of Public Safety and the Mohave County Sheriffs Office were helping the Department of Corrections with the unrest at Arizona State Prison-Kingman, officials said.  More>>

Tight security kept Tempe Town Lake fireworks safe

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About 40,000 revelers packed into Tempe Beach Park Saturday night to enjoy dazzling fireworks and entertainment.Tempe Police Commander Jeffrey Glover said hundreds of people, from public safety personnel to volunteers, kept an eye out from vantage points at the lake.You have officers that are out there basically as a look out or vantage point in order to see the event in its full entirety, Glover said. We partner up with them as well. They keep their extra set of eyes and ears out ther... More>>

Guadalupe debris fire stopped before engulfing homes

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Firefighters from Phoenix, Tempe and Guadalupe battled the blaze to keep it from spreading to multiple homes nearby.  More>>

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