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No. 18 Arizona State women defeat Washington 67-50

Jan. 18, 2020 12:23 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Ja'Tavia Tapley scored 15 points, 10 players scored and No. 18 Arizona State defeated Washington 67-50 Friday night. Jamie Ruden added 10 points for the Sun Devils (14-4, 4-2 Pac-12), who won a fourth-straight game. Reili Richardson added nine points and Robbi Rayn eight with four assists....

Reese scores 26, No. 21 Arizona women beat Washington State

Jan. 18, 2020 12:22 AM EST

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Cate Reese scored 26 points on Friday night and No. 21 Arizona never trailed after the first quarter in a 74-67 win over Washington State. Reese made all 11 of her free throws and the Wildcats (14-3, 3-3 Pac-12) made 21 of 22 from the foul line. Aari McDonald added 19 points and eight...

Rickie Fowler hits from the 12th tee during the second round of The American Express golf tournament on the Nicklaus Tournament Course at PGA West on Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, in La Quinta, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Rickie Fowler, Scottie Scheffler tied for lead in desert

Jan. 17, 2020 7:30 PM EST

LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Rickie Fowler came to The American Express for the first time in six years to prepare for the next two weeks at Torrey Pines and TPC Scottsdale. He's ahead of schedule, shooting an 8-under 64 on Friday at PGA West's Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course for a share of the second-round...

Arizona Republican Gov. Doug Ducey, front, raises his arm as he makes a pledge as he speaks during his State of the State address about Arizona's economy, new jobs, prison reform, and education as Senate president Karen Fann, R-Prescott, back right, and House Speaker Rusty Bowers, R-Mesa, back left, listen in on the opening day of the legislative session at the Capitol, Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Poorest, best schools a focus in proposed Arizona budget

Jan. 17, 2020 6:31 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Gov. Doug Ducey proposed a $12.3 billion spending plan Friday that would send more money to Arizona's best-performing and poorest schools while boosting the budget for repairing schools and building new ones. Ducey's budget would raise state spending by about 6% over the budget enacted last...

This undated image provided by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, via the Mohave County Sheriff's Office, shows an artist’s rendering of a young girl, created from remains found in the Arizona desert in 2016. About a dozen people attended the girl’s burial ceremony at Mountain View Cemetery in Kingman, Ariz., on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020. (National Center for Missing and Exploited Children via AP)

Unidentified girl buried in Arizona following 3-year inquiry

Jan. 17, 2020 5:55 PM EST

KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — The body of a teenager discovered near an Arizona highway three years ago has been buried without the discovery of her identity despite an extensive investigation. The girl was laid to rest Thursday with the help of a funeral home and cemetery, The Kingman Daily Miner reported....

TSA: Arizona man tried to board Omaha flight with loaded gun

Jan. 17, 2020 4:09 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Arizona man was allowed to board his flight after a loaded handgun was found in his bag at a security checkpoint at Eppley Airfield in Omaha, federal authorities said Friday. A news release from the federal Transportation Security Administration said the .45 caliber gun —...

DPS: Passenger killed after vehicle bolts from traffic stop

Jan. 17, 2020 4:07 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Impairment is believed to be a factor in a crash in which a passenger was fatally injured Friday after a wrong-way vehicle bolted from a traffic stop in Tucson, the state Department of Public Safety said. A trooper early Friday spotted the vehicle going the wrong way on an Interstate...

Phoenix police use rubber bullet on teen mistaken for robber

Jan. 17, 2020 2:57 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix man says he is still traumatized after being hit with a rubber bullet and tackled by police in a case of mistaken identity. “It scares me to go back through my head when I close my eyes or even daydream to replay the same morning that got me to the hospital,” Dion...

Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu celebrates a 3-point shot against Stanford during the third quarter of an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Ore., Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch)

Ionescu has 37 and No. 6 Oregon downs No. 3 Stanford 87-55

Jan. 17, 2020 10:02 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu didn't notice the Oregon crowd's roar when she finally went to the bench with a career-high 37 points against Stanford. The Ducks' fans were aware she'd set the school's career scoring record. For Ionescu, all that mattered was that the sixth-ranked Ducks were well on...

Man found dead in parked car with numerous bullet holes

Jan. 17, 2020 9:20 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — No immediate arrest was made in the shooting death of a 21-year-old man found in a bullet-riddled car parked in a residential neighborhood, Phoenix police said. Police said Luc Alan Amed Treadwell was found dead in the car at about 7:30 a.m. Thursday by officers responding to a call about a...