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  • Parents upset kids moving supplies during school hours

    Parents upset kids moving supplies during school hours

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:09 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:09:04 GMT
    Kids moving supplies during school hoursKids moving supplies during school hours
    Kids at a school in Scottsdale have been moving boxes and supplies during school hours, and some parents are sounding off about it.
    Kids at a school in Scottsdale have been moving boxes and supplies during school hours, and some parents are sounding off about it.
  • UPDATE

    AZ court finds pot compound not subject to DUI law

    AZ court finds pot compound not subject to DUI law

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:54:01 GMT
    © CBS 5 News© CBS 5 News
    The state Supreme Court has ruled that the presence of non-impairing marijuana compounds detected in a person's body does not give authorities the right to prosecute under Arizona's driving under the influence laws.
    The state Supreme Court has ruled that the presence of non-impairing marijuana compounds detected in a person's body does not give authorities the right to prosecute under Arizona's driving under the influence laws.
  • UPDATE

    Illness that sickened seniors probed at Sun City West facility

    Illness that sickened seniors probed at Sun City West facility

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:28:24 GMT
     Illness hits The Madison in Sun City West Illness hits The Madison in Sun City West
    Maricopa County health investigators are trying to determine what sickened a number of seniors at Sun City West independent living community. Spokesman Brian Fox of The Madison wouldn't say how many fell
    Spokesman Brian Fox of The Madison wouldn't say how many fell ill but indicated "a very small percentage" of the community's 200 residents were hospitalized.
  • Opponents of SB 1070 celebrate another victory

    Opponents of SB 1070 celebrate another victory

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:15 PM EDT2014-04-23 01:15:53 GMT
    It's another blow to supporters of SB 1070, Arizona's controversial immigration enforcement law. The U-S Supreme Court has refused to hear arguments on another key piece of the legislation - which means
    It's another blow to supporters of SB 1070, Arizona's controversial immigration enforcement law.
  • Workers recovering from 3rd degree burns after explosion, fire

    Workers recovering from 3rd degree burns after explosion, fire

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:42 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:42:29 GMT
    Surrounding the industrial area where a massive fire broke out Tuesday morning are a number of motels that were full of guests. "We just heard a knock on the door and there was this lady. She was like
    Two workers at the company that recycles used motor oil, "...were offloading some used motor oil into a semi truck when they had a spontaneous combustion. Something set a fire," Santillan explained.
  • Rescue underway for man who fell into Lake Roosevelt

    Rescue underway for man who fell into Lake Roosevelt

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:38 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:38:44 GMT
    Lake Roosevelt rescueLake Roosevelt rescue
    A rescue operation is underway to reach a man who fell into the Saloma Cove area at Roosevelt Lake, about 80 miles east of Phoenix. The Gila County Sheriff's Office said it got a 911 call from a man who
    The Arizona Department of Public Safety launched its helicopter to do a long-line rescue.
  • UPDATE

    Brewer vetoes 2 gun bills

    Brewer vetoes 2 gun bills

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:18 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:18:54 GMT
    Dozen's of bills passed by Arizona lawmakers are piling up on Governor Jan Brewer's desk. Brewer is using Tuesday afternoon reviewing those bills behind closed door with her staffers. The clock expires
    Dozens of bills passed by Arizona lawmakers are piling up on Gov. Jan Brewer's desk.
  • UPDATE

    Jury mulls penalty in hammer-killing trial

    Jury mulls penalty in hammer-killing trial

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:16 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:16:15 GMT
    Lawyers are scheduled to make arguments before a jury Tuesday over whether an Arizona woman should get life in prison or be sentenced to death for fatally bludgeoning her husband with a hammer.
    The decision whether an Arizona woman should get life in prison or be sentenced to death for fatally bludgeoning her husband with a hammer is now in the hands of a jury.
  • CBS 5 Advocate

    Consumers generally not responsible for 'zombie' debts

    Consumers generally not responsible for 'zombie' debts

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:12 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:12:37 GMT
    Consumers need to beware of zombie attacks. Not the walking dead but dead debt that comes back to life. Most times you don't owe a cent, even if the debt is real. What do you do when a rogue debt collector
    Consumers need to beware of zombie attacks. Not the walking dead but dead debt that comes back to life. Most times you don't owe a cent, even if the debt is real.
  • Fire consumes mobile home in Sun City West

    Fire consumes mobile home in Sun City West

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 7:17 PM EDT2014-04-22 23:17:59 GMT
    Sun City West house fireSun City West house fire
    Firefighters battled a blaze at a Sun City West home Tuesday afternoon. When firefighters arrived, the home, near 163rd Avenue and Jomax, was engulfed by flames and smoke. News helicopter footage showed
    When firefighters arrived, the home, near 163rd Avenue and Jomax, was engulfed by flames and smoke.
  • Timeline: Arizona's controversial SB 1070

    Timeline: Arizona's controversial SB 1070

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:47:15 GMT
    © CBS 5 News© CBS 5 News
    April 23, 2010. SB 1070 signed into law. The law's most controversial provision authorizes law enforcement to question the immigration status of anyone stopped if an officer has a "reasonable suspicion"
    On Wednesday, it will be four years since Gov. Jan Brewer signed one of the most controversial immigration laws in the country. Here's the timeline of SB 1070, Arizona's controversial immigration enforcement law.
  • PD: Autistic boy, 7, found within reach of parents' pot

    PD: Autistic boy, 7, found within reach of parents' pot

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:21 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:21:10 GMT
    Kimberly and Matt LincolnKimberly and Matt Lincoln
    A 7-year-old autistic child was removed from his El Mirage home after police said they found his parents' marijuana in plain view in the living room. Officers said two pounds of marijuana was seized by
    Officers said two pounds of marijuana was seized from the El Mirage home by detectives on Monday.
  • Brewer signs human trafficking bill

    Brewer signs human trafficking bill

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:49:03 GMT
    © CBS 5 News© CBS 5 News
    Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has signed into law an anti-human trafficking bill championed by the wife of U.S. Sen. John McCain. Brewer signed House Bill 2454 on Tuesday. The bill toughens penalties for trafficking
    The bill toughens penalties for trafficking adults and targets businesses such as massage parlors and escort services that advertise online.
  • UPDATE

    Phoenix fire: 2 badly burned in oil tanker fire

    Phoenix fire: 2 badly burned in oil tanker fire

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:34:51 GMT
    Fire officials said 70,000 gallons of used oil were involved and multiple tanks were on fire at 203 S. 23rd St.
    Fire officials said 70,000 gallons of used oil were involved and multiple tanks were on fire at 203 S. 23rd St.
  • UPDATE

    Small plane crashes near Sun Valley Airport

    Small plane crashes near Sun Valley Airport

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:01 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:01:22 GMT
    Plane crashed Monday (4/21) in Fort MohavePlane crashed Monday (4/21) in Fort Mohave
    A pilot said he was trying to land his plane at the Sun Valley Airport when he experienced mechanical problems and crashed about a 1/2 mile past the airport.
    A pilot said he was trying to land his plane at the Sun Valley Airport when he experienced mechanical problems and crashed about a half mile past the airport.
  • UPDATE

    Tempe police make arrest in 14-year-old homicide

    Tempe police make arrest in 14-year-old homicide

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:59:34 GMT
    Homer Moore (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)Homer Moore (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
    Tempe police and U.S. Marshals said they arrested a 42-year-old man in connection with a 1999 homicide.
    Tempe police and U.S. Marshals said they arrested a 42-year-old man in connection with a 1999 homicide.
  • Court revives challenge to AZ Medicaid plan

    Court revives challenge to AZ Medicaid plan

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:58:29 GMT
    Arizona Gov. Jan BrewerArizona Gov. Jan Brewer
    The Arizona Court of Appeals has revived a lawsuit challenging Gov. Jan Brewer's expansion of the state's Medicaid insurance plan for the poor. The court ruled Tuesday that lawmakers have the right to
    The court ruled Tuesday that lawmakers have the right to sue over a hospital assessment that funds the expansion.
  • Extreme fire conditions prompt Apache Co. restrictions

    Extreme fire conditions prompt Apache Co. restrictions

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:17 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:17:56 GMT
    © CBS 5 News© CBS 5 News
    Officials in Apache County are implementing fire restrictions that go into effect immediately. Emergency management authorities cite earlier than normal fire conditions that they describe as extreme.
    Fire Management Officer Mark Empey, of the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest, said fuel conditions in many areas of the region are at, or are nearly at, historic maximums.
  • Hiker rescued after falling at Gateway Trailhead

    Hiker rescued after falling at Gateway Trailhead

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:53 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:53:57 GMT
    © CBS 5 News© CBS 5 News
    Crews from the Scottsdale Fire Department's technical rescue team was able to get in touch with the hiker on a cell phone to determine their location at the McDowell Sonoran Preserve.
    Crews from the Scottsdale Fire Department's technical rescue team was able to get in touch with the hiker on a cell phone to determine their location at the McDowell Sonoran Preserve.
  • Mohave Valley man suspected of shooting at wife, daughter

    Mohave Valley man suspected of shooting at wife, daughter

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:51 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:51:55 GMT
    A Mohave Valley man was behind bars after he allegedly shot at his wife and daughter as they drove away from their house Monday morning.
    A Mohave Valley man was behind bars after he allegedly shot at his wife and daughter as they drove away from their house Monday morning.
  • UPDATE

    Man finds wife, daughter dead at Mesa home

    Man finds wife, daughter dead at Mesa home

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:19 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:19:10 GMT
    2 dead at home in Mesa neighborhood2 dead at home in Mesa neighborhood
    Two people have been found dead at a home in a Mesa neighborhood, police said late Monday afternoon. Helicopter footage showed crime tape surrounding a home in the 8300 block of East Ingram.
    Mesa police said the mother and daughter had been suffering from debilitating, long-term medical conditions and two suicide notes were found inside the Mesa home.
  • UPDATE

    PA inmate emerges as possibility in faux Arias lawsuit

    PA inmate emerges as possibility in faux Arias lawsuit

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:15 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:15:54 GMT
    Jodi AriasJodi Arias
    Jonathan Riches has filed hundreds of fake lawsuits, including ones involving entertainer and sports personalities.
    Jonathan Riches has filed hundreds of fake lawsuits, including ones involving entertainers and sports personalities.
  • PD: Unlicensed driver hits, kills elderly man in Prescott

    PD: Unlicensed driver hits, kills elderly man in Prescott

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:43 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:43:39 GMT
    © CBS 5 News © CBS 5 News
    An 80-year-old Prescott man was struck by a car and killed Monday afternoon. The 26-year-old driver said she did not see the man because she was "dealing with a child in the back of the car," Prescott
    The 26-year-old driver said she did not see the man because she was "dealing with a child in the back of the car," Prescott police said.
  • UPDATE

    Passenger falls from truck, is struck and killed on I-10

    Passenger falls from truck, is struck and killed on I-10

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:27 PM EDT2014-04-22 16:27:42 GMT
    Eastbound Interstate 10 was reopened several hours after a deadly hit-and-run crash Monday night.
    Eastbound Interstate 10 was reopened several hours after a deadly hit-and-run crash Monday night.
  • Inmate sentenced to 28 years in prison stabbing

    Inmate sentenced to 28 years in prison stabbing

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:53 AM EDT2014-04-22 15:53:41 GMT
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    A 25-year-old prison inmate was sentenced to 28 more years in prison for stabbing another inmate and leaving him in vegetative state.
    A 25-year-old prison inmate was sentenced to 28 more years in prison for stabbing another inmate and leaving him in vegetative state.
  • Proposed FDA rule could be costly to beer brewers, cattle ranchers

    Proposed FDA rule could be costly to beer brewers, cattle ranchers

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:06 AM EDT2014-04-22 13:06:10 GMT
    A proposed new rule by the Food and Drug Administration could mean higher prices at the bar and the butcher.
    If a new rule is imposed on breweries by the FDA, you could spend more on your beer and your beef.
  • UPDATE

    Phoenix FD: Industrial fire ruled accidental

    Phoenix FD: Industrial fire ruled accidental

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:14 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:14:26 GMT
    Phoenix industrial firePhoenix industrial fire
    A massive industrial fire in Phoenix that happened back in late February has been ruled an accident. But could it have been prevented?
    According to a report detailing the investigation, Phoenix Fire said the cause can be "directly attributed to stored bales of shredded titanium too close to a welding operation."
  • YCSO: AZ couple killed in Jeep crash

    YCSO: AZ couple killed in Jeep crash

    Monday, April 21 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-04-22 01:31:01 GMT
    An Arizona couple has died in a Jeep crash in Yavapai County, authorities said.
    An Arizona couple has died in a Jeep crash in Yavapai County, authorities said.
  • Charges against Chandler cop reduced

    Charges against Chandler cop reduced

    Monday, April 21 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-04-22 01:13:16 GMT
    The Maricopa County Attorney's Office has dropped felony charges against a Chandler police officer allegedly involved in a violent fight with his live-in girlfriend. Motor officer Scott Allen Pennell
    The Maricopa County Attorney's Office has dropped felony charges against a Chandler police officer allegedly involved in a violent fight with his live-in girlfriend.
  • Prescott Valley teen killed in shooting

    Prescott Valley teen killed in shooting

    Monday, April 21 2014 8:38 PM EDT2014-04-22 00:38:27 GMT
    © CBS 5 News© CBS 5 News
    Prescott Valley police have identified the victim of a shooting Wednesday night. Gabriel Calderon, 17, of Prescott Valley, died of multiple gunshot wounds. Police were tipped off about shots fired in
    Police were tipped off about shots fired in the 8400 block of Tracy Drive shortly before 11 p.m.
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