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Plum, Young lift Aces over Mercury 84-83

Sep. 19, 2021 17:24 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Kelsey Plum scored 23 points, Jackie Young scored on a putback with 4.3 seconds left and Ji-Su Park blocked a final shot as the Las Vegas Aces defeated the Phoenix Mercury 84-83 on Sunday in a regular-season finale. The Aces welcomed back center Liz...

3 of 4 men injured in Chandler explosion now out of hospital

Sep. 19, 2021 12:25 PM EDT

CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — Three of the four men who suffered serious burn injuries in an explosion at a Chandler printing shop last month are out of the hospital now. A fundraiser was held Saturday for two injured brothers who own Platinum Printing — 29-year-old Dillion...

Maricopa County attorney: Returning to work after treatment

Sep. 18, 2021 17:42 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Maricopa County Attorney Allister Adel plans to return to work Monday after getting treatment for nearly three weeks for anxiety as well as an eating disorder and alcohol use. Adel said in a statement Friday that she had returned home and would continue...

The Latest: Arizona reports more deaths, fewer virus cases

Sep. 18, 2021 16:03 PM EDT

PHOENIX — Arizona reported more than 100 daily coronavirus deaths for the second time since February. The 108 confirmed deaths and 2,742 new coronavirus cases were reported Saturday. Hospitalizations dropped below 2,000 for the first time in nearly three weeks, with...

Arizona reports over 100 virus deaths amid signs of slowing

Sep. 18, 2021 15:41 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona on Saturday reported over 100 additional COVID-19 deaths for only the second time since February even as several metrics showed some slowing in the pandemic's current surge. The 108 deaths and 2,742 additional confirmed virus cases reported...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 01:41 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Agua Fria 67, Yuma Kofa 0 American Leadership-Gilbert 28, Yuma Catholic 25 American Leadership-Queen Creek 66, Buckeye 28 Apache Junction 51, Youngker High School 38 Arizona...

County cuts deal to end fight over Arizona Senate subpoena

Sep. 17, 2021 22:44 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Board members overseeing Arizona’s most populous county reached an agreement Friday evening with the Republican-controlled state Senate that will end a standoff over a Senate demand that they hand over computer routers for use in an unprecedented partisan election review. ...

Suspect in deaths of 4 found in SUV surrenders in Arizona

Sep. 17, 2021 20:28 PM EDT

MENOMONIE, Wis. (AP) — A suspect in the shooting deaths of four Minnesotans who were found in an abandoned SUV in Wisconsin surrendered to authorities in Arizona on Friday. Dunn County Sheriff Kevin Bygd said in a statement that Antoine Darnique Suggs, 38, turned...

Colorado man accused of killing wife heads to trial

Sep. 17, 2021 19:50 PM EDT

SALIDA, Colo. (AP) — A judge ruled Friday there is enough evidence for the case to proceed against a southern Colorado man who was charged with first-degree murder nearly a year after his wife was reported missing on Mother’s Day 2020. Judge Patrick Murphy ruled Barry...

Police shoot domestic violence suspect in Phoenix suburb

Sep. 17, 2021 15:40 PM EDT

PHOENIX, A.Z. (AP) — Chandler Police say they shot an armed man Friday morning in a hotel parking lot following a report of a suspicious person. The incident is now being investigated as a domestic violence case. Police in the Phoenix suburb said a person called police...