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United suspending service to Flagstaff airport as of Oct. 30

Jul. 05, 2022 21:08 PM EDT

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Officials at Flagstaff Pulliam Airport say United Airlines plans to suspend service to the northern Arizona airport starting Oct. 30 and will review the situation after six months. United currently provides direct flights to and from Denver out of Pulliam,...

Feds sue over new Arizona citizenship proof law for voting

Jul. 05, 2022 20:52 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday sued Arizona over a new law requiring people who use a federal form to register to vote to provide additional proof of citizenship if they want to vote for president or using the state's popular vote-by-mail system. The law...

Suns re-sign center Biyombo after successful 2022 stint

Jul. 05, 2022 18:15 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Bismack Biyombo is staying in the desert. The Phoenix Suns re-signed Biyombo on Tuesday after the veteran center gave them a lift off the bench last season. Terms of the deal were not announced. Biyombo signed with the Suns on Jan. 1 and he averaged...

Body recovered from Phoenix canal was homicide victim; no ID

Jul. 05, 2022 16:55 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities were trying to identify a woman whose body was recovered from a Phoenix canal and police said it's a homicide case. Phoenix Fire Department officials said crews were initially called out to a possible water rescue around 5 a.m. Tuesday. But...

Bumgarner, Diamondbacks send Giants to 5th straight loss

Jul. 04, 2022 21:56 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Madison Bumgarner posted a win against his former team and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat San Francisco 8-3 Monday, handing the Giants their fifth straight loss. Buddy Kennedy drove in a pair of runs and Cooper Hummel scored twice for Arizona. The Giants have lost 11...

Police: 3 men killed after shooting at a home in Surprise

Jul. 04, 2022 18:19 PM EDT

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Three men were killed and four people hospitalized with injuries after a shooting at a home in the Phoenix suburb of Surprise, police said Monday. Surprise police said officers were called out to the scene late Sunday night after getting 911 calls about shots...

Phoenix police identify 2 men who died after shooting at bar

Jul. 04, 2022 11:36 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities have now identified two men who were fatally shot at a Phoenix bar and grill and said one of the victims was a security guard. Phoenix police said 35-year-old Jordan Davis allegedly denied 34-year-old Daniel Stuart entry into the bar early Sunday. ...

Game and Fish staff rescues young bald eagle in Flagstaff

Jul. 04, 2022 11:22 AM EDT

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — After watching the strange behavior of a youngster, residents on the Forest Highlands golf course decided to make a call for help. But it wasn’t a human they were worried about. It was a young bald eagle. And the Arizona Game and Fish...

Biden to award Medal of Freedom to Biles, McCain, Giffords

Jul. 03, 2022 15:19 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will present the nation’s highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, to 17 people, including actor Denzel Washington, gymnast Simone Biles and the late John McCain, the Arizona Republican with whom Biden served in the U.S. Senate. ...

2 men dead after shooting at Phoenix bar; Suspect in custody

Jul. 03, 2022 13:39 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Two men were killed after a shooting at a Phoenix bar and grill early Sunday and police said a possible suspect was in custody. Phoenix police said officers were called to the scene around 1:30 a.m. and they found one man who had been shot in the parking lot. ...