Latest Arizona News

FILE - In this Thursday, June 11, 2009 file photo, the logo of the World Health Organization is seen at the WHO headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. The World Health Organization has reported a new daily record high in coronavirus cases worldwide, with more than 350, 000 cases reported to the U.N. health agency on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020. The new daily high of 350,766 cases surpasses a record set earlier this week and is nearly 12,000 more infections. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus, file)

The Latest: WHO says national lockdowns can be avoided

Oct. 26, 2020 1:58 PM EDT

GENEVA — The World Health Organization says national lockdowns could be avoided to fight the latest surge of coronavirus cases if people are willing to make sacrifices and “if everyone plays their part.” At a press briefing on Monday, Maria Van Kerkhove, WHO’s technical lead on...

As AG's wife, judge won't recuse herself in Backpage case

Oct. 26, 2020 1:43 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — A federal judge married to Arizona's attorney general says she will not recuse herself from a criminal case against the former executives of Backpage.com, who are accused of publishing ads for sexual services. U.S. District Court Judge Susan Brnovich stated in a ruling that her marriage to...

Trump, Harris plan western stops in campaign's final week

Oct. 26, 2020 1:14 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona and Nevada will be buzzing with activity in the last week before the election as both presidential candidates try to swing the crucial battlegrounds in their direction. President Donald Trump and Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris are both scheduled to hold events in...

Arizona reports 801 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, 1 death

Oct. 26, 2020 12:07 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona health officials have reported 801 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and one additional death. The new figures on Monday come a day after the state saw nearly 1,400 cases — its highest reported single-day case total since mid-September. Arizona continues to see a slow yet steady...

Navajo Nation: No new COVID-19 deaths for 6th day in a row

Oct. 26, 2020 10:11 AM EDT

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — Navajo Nation health officials are reporting 76 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 but no additional deaths for a sixth consecutive day. The latest figures released Sunday night bring the total number of cases to 11,298 with the known death toll remaining at 574. Tribal health...

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1) leaves the field after an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in Glendale, Ariz. The Cardinals won 37-34 in overtime. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Arizona knocks off undefeated Seattle with 37-34 OT victory

Oct. 26, 2020 1:40 AM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The NFC West has a new challenger for the top that's won three straight games. The Arizona Cardinals earned a few style points with the way they pulled off this prime-time thriller, too. Zane Gonzalez made a 48-yard field goal with 20 seconds left in overtime to give the Cardinals a...

Relatives bury Isaac Nolasco who died of reasons not believed related to COVID-19, in a section of the municipal cemetery Valle de Chalco amid the new coronavirus pandemic, on the outskirts of Mexico City, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020. Mexican families traditionally flock to local cemeteries to honor their dead relatives as part of the

The Latest: Mexico health officials acknowledge higher toll

Oct. 25, 2020 10:22 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY — Mexican health authorities acknowledge the country’s true death toll from the coronavirus pandemic is far higher than previously thought, saying there were 193,170 “excess” deaths in the year up to Sept. 26. Of those, 139,153 are now judged to be attributable to...

The Latest: Seahawks lead Cardinals 27-17 at halftime

Oct. 25, 2020 10:15 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 7 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 10:12 p.m. Tyler Lockett caught two touchdown passes, Carlos Hyde ran for a touchdown and DK Metcalf saved a touchdown as the Seattle Seahawks built a 27-17 halftime lead over the Arizona Cardinals. The action-packed first half had plenty of highlights, but the...

AP source: Arizona accused of 5 Level I violations by NCAA

Oct. 25, 2020 9:16 PM EDT

Arizona was accused of nine counts of misconduct, including five Level I violations, in a Notice of Allegations sent by the NCAA last week, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the violations have not been publicly released. The...

Hopkins active for Cardinals vs. undefeated Seahawks

Oct. 25, 2020 7:04 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Cardinals wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins is active for Sunday night's game against the undefeated Seattle Seahawks. Hopkins was limited in practice this week because of an ankle injury. The three-time All-Pro has caught an NFL-high 47 passes for 601 yards through six games....