Your vote, your voice: What do you want in election coverage?

Seismic shift: Suns fans, executives hopeful selection of Ayton will change team’s fortunes

As expected, Suns use franchise’s first-ever No. 1 overall pick on Arizona’s Ayton

‘A lot like Garnett’: Suns pick Deandre Ayton compared to former NBA MVP

ASU partners with Valley Metro to equip buses with thermal sensors

Phoenix Council to proceed with light-rail extension to South Phoenix, but requests design evaluation

From pools to popsicles, Phoenix Zoo works to keep animals cool

Monsoon season is here: What to do when the weather turns dangerous

Phoenix Rising soccer eyes growth in Valley Latino community

Wildfires have burned 75,000 acres in Arizona, but experts had predicted more

Washington’s Stanley Cup rally draws fans from Arizona, Puerto Rico

Got milk? D-backs and Shamrock Farms make sure needy folks have plenty

Phoenix Rising FC coach Patrice Carteron leaves team for Egyptian club

Obama Foundation launches community organizing initiative in Phoenix

Better WiFi, heat-resistant engines and, far, far on the horizon, self-piloting passenger planes

Middle-age suicides on rise, new CDC report says

Experts warn swimmers to beware of water-borne parasites and bacteria

Stubbornly steadfast: Mules have kept the Grand Canyon moving since the 1880s

As heat bears down, nonprofits help to hydrate those in need

Sexually transmitted diseases up 19% in Arizona, perhaps because of greater awareness

Arizona unemployment remains at 4.9%; national level at 18-year low

Three bears killed for posing public safety threats in Arizona urbanized areas

NCAA returns to Valley as organizing committee makes pitch for Final Four return

Rolling Thunder brings Washington a raucous reminder of POW/MIA issue

Beating a hasty retweet: Avoiding the downsides of social media

Restrictions on prop weapons put in place at Phoenix Comic Fest

Proud and close-knit : A Phoenix neighborhood unites under Old Glory

Stand or stay away: Reaction mixed to NFL’s new anthem policy

Adults with Down syndrome are more independent, experts say, but face challenges in getting old

Tempe, ASU to study wastewater for clues about opioid use

Tucson teen reaches finals before bowing out of National Geographic Bee

After years of trying, Congress gives ‘right to try’ drug bill final OK

Arizona promises ‘most fan-friendly’ Super Bowl in 2023

Second-grader uses fire-safety training to save her family from burning home

Despite WNBA’s recent success, players think league could do more

Scottsdale app eases finding baby sitter, furthers evolution of location-based apps

Scottsdale bike-sharing companies see rapid growth, but ditched bikes cause concerns

‘Hotel living,’ long drives: NBA’s two-way contract provides challenges, opportunities for players

Phoenix trains apprentices to become sanitation workers

With Suns poised to select another one-and-done player, debate about value continues

Clean Energy ballot initiative could take Palo Verde nuclear plant off the grid

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Tucson entrepreneur finds his groove cutting records out of unusual materials

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Saluting history: WWII museum honors veterans by preserving their stories, vintage planes

Big hearts built tiny homes for homeless veterans

The right stuff: Young women take rising interest in taxidermy

Keeping NFL dreams alive: Indoor football offers stage for Rattlers, others

Smart dressers: Technology flourishes in wearable fashion designs

Climbing from homelessness to give back

How Monopoly, Jenga and Battleship show cryptocurrency’s energy drain is no game

Arizona podcasters work to attract listeners, amplify storytelling

Tens of thousands of Arizona businesses have yet to renew ‘sales tax’ license

Self-driving car industry continues to speed ahead

Shoebox of hope comes full circle to health care, housing for the homeless

Arizona ranks high for hit-and-run deaths, AAA report shows

What you should know about your health care data

Gene therapy targets incurable diseases, but costs are high and there are risks

GOP lawmakers make ‘surreal’ return to field where gunman opened fire

Catch some Z’s: Lack of sleep can put you in ER

Swinging for the fences: Chandler bat company finds it way to major leagues

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Domestic abuse is the new realm of concussion studies

Arizona tightens the leash on service animals

California’s cost of living pushes people to move to Arizona

Warning: Genetic health tests aren’t always good for you

From miles away, a doctor can see a stroke victim – and save a life

Doctors’ lack of awareness of Valley fever puts many sufferers at risk

Number of homeless people not in shelters is up 27% in the past year in Maricopa County

Vroom service: Veterans rev up on racetrack to speed PTSD recovery

Plane truth: Airline quality at highest level in decades, report says

Diamondbacks’ Salas, De La Rosa first pair of Mexican teammates since 2004

Spring sprung: NOAA sees warmer, drier spring in Arizona, Southwest

Seeking allies: First openly gay NBA player calls on league stars to join the cause

Tech behind cryptocurrency craze could disrupt medicine, housing and ID security

Eye on the ball: Humidor debuts in D-backs opener

Path to citizenship is long, frustrating and expensive

Citizenship Rush

Trump administration seeks rule change linking immigration status to use of public benefits

Arizona snowpack near record low this year, but SRP says the situation isn’t dire yet

Mesa entrepreneur ignores heart doctors’ warnings, launches career in fitness

Vegan grocery store opens in Glendale, a first for Arizona

Uber self-driving cars suspended from Arizona roads; Waymo moves ahead

‘I will not be next’: Teen activists lead 15,000 in March For Our Lives Phoenix

Phoenix cannabis company uses Super Bowl trash to make concrete in struggling California town it owns

Peanuts and Cracker Jack? Try Dutch Bros. and Portillo’s at Chase Field this season

Maricopa County again leads nation’s counties in population growth

Quarterback Sam Bradford ready to move past ‘dark times’ and lead Cardinals

Local expert and national reports indicate Arizona bridges are generally safe

‘My heart’s broken’: End of season means end of ASU’s Guard U

Quick turnarounds prepare ASU for First Four opponent

UA’s Miller braces for Buffalo, NCAA Tournament stage and off-the-court questions

After ‘excruciating’ wait, Sun Devils learn NCAA Tournament fate: They’re in

Waiters, bartenders worry that proposed rule to pool tips will hit pay

A single decision seven years ago altered career path of Suns’ Devin Booker

Shifting gears: Female mechanic empowers women to enter automotive world

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Chinese Culture and Cuisine Festival offers a taste of Asia to Valley residents

Arizona gun shop owner on retailers’ new restrictions: ‘I can understand why they did it’

A 36-hour tattoo, other stories from Cactus League body art

Arizonans join hundreds paying respects to Billy Graham at Capitol

3 major retailers across the country ban sale of guns, ammunition to customers younger than 21 years old

Tempe opens low-income housing targeted to veterans, families

Feds’ plan could add food stamp work requirement in most counties

Arizona falconry takes flight in efforts to promote conservation

Got rage? Break stuff in the anger room and you’ll feel better

East Valley Krav Maga center teaches women to defend themselves

Severe flu season affects thousands of Arizonans

Advocacy group warns public about ‘regressive’ policies on environment, solar industry

Pima sheriff welcomes Sessions’ pledge to crack down on opioid fight

Lawmaker: Lack of regulation on Arizona tattoo industry is ‘shocking’

Getting worse before it gets better: DEA agent predicts deepening opioid epidemic

Making wine at home uncorks custom blends

Counting on conversations with people who are homeless to reveal respect, gain resources

Arizona ranks 36th in prosperity, according to new report

Arizona medical-marijuana marketing becomes more mainstream

Nikola Motors Co. to build 1-million-square-foot manufacturing plant in Buckeye, move headquarters

Phoenix Open reaching out to Hispanic community

Bill would limit marketing, publishing information about medical-marijuana dispensaries

‘Sky’s the limit’: Phoenix Open happy to keep growing

News of 2019 WWE Rumble has fans, including World Series star, giddy

ASU wrestling delivering wins, future MMA stars

New solar panel tariffs will be felt by Arizona companies, consumers

‘You made the right decision’: New Cardinals coach Wilks delivers confidence, leadership

National report card ranks Arizona near bottom of states for highway safety

Lonzo over Booker? Fan All-Star voting a revealing tale about branding

It’s all in the details: Polishing cars into moneymakers at Barrett-Jackson

Superhero fans celebrate increasing diversity in comic books

Arizona: False alarm like Hawaii’s unlikely; people should still prepare

Facing fears: iPhone X’s new facial recognition raises concerns

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As we live longer, what will happen to quality of life?

Twenty years after ASU career ended, Tillman legacy endures

Penn State survives scare, maintains perfect Fiesta Bowl mark

Fiesta Bowl coaches, A.D. react to ASU football hire, structure

Fresh Express mobile market sells thousands of fruits and vegetables to low-income areas

Promoters to launch Ace Comic Con in Glendale as comic book industry experiences revival

‘I listen to him’: ASU seniors reflect on Graham, final game

Elegant Barn indoor reception area

Couples, small businesses adjust as Arizona wedding costs top $25,000 mark

Number of Latino business owners on rise in Arizona

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Renovations, name change brings a new look and feel to Phoenix Raceway

Native Americans’ recovery from recession brings little advancement

DJs, dancers, DROPIT: Suns make in-game entertainment priority, too

Recession created ‘perfect storm’ for sharp rise in student loan debt

Arizonans pay less for funeral services compared to rest of nation

‘Unsustainable’ growth gives way to slow recovery on state jobless rate

Arizona-based women-only boxing franchise expands to keep up with fitness trends

Catering to corporate fans priority at Valley sporting events

After reeling with U.S. economy, immigrant remittances rebound

Fitzgerald autograph among hot sports collectibles in Valley

Construction claws back from recession, ‘new normal’ still unclear

St. Vincent’s renovates urban garden, plans to project as teaching tool for kids, homeless

Improving the game day experience: ASU football fans speak out

Section 113, Row 15, Seat 12: one seat, four nights, four Suns fans

From transplants to entertainment options, building fan base in Valley challenge for sports teams

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Phoenix telephone museum re-opens doors, but still faces challenges

Going for the bronze: Advocates push low- to no-cost ACA health plans

The Rev. Bob Larson

Arizona-based exorcist: Half of world’s population has demons, he turns to Skype to release them

Archaeology professor, students dig into Bisbee baseball history

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ASU adds interfaith, ablution rooms to Memorial Union to accommodate religious practices

Arizona’s Talking Book library officials say visually, physically impaired patrons increasingly turn to digital materials

Tucked in: Digitally native mattress companies extend to brick-and-mortar retail spaces

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DHS backs new death records database despite concerns, delays

In Focus, Season 2 Episode 6: Musical Instrument Museum

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The Christmas tree shortage of 2017 traces back to recession in 2007

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Vendors hope new market in South Phoenix brings business, sense of pride to area

Advocates worry FCC changes to Lifeline could hit Indian Country hard

Good Book gets good look in town where The Word is usually political

Small businesses plan for long weekend of shopping

For political pros, keeping Thanksgiving civil is a political art itself

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Health leaders to offer opioid education to student-athletes across Arizona

In Focus, Season 2 Episode 5: Miss DJ MJ

Suicide survivor shares story of grief, healing

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Phoenix neighborhood grant provides low-cost access to Grid Bikes

Backers hope Route 66 ‘historic trail’ designation can drive tourism

Tell us: How did the Great Recession affect you?

With nod to roots, developers plan to retrofit Park Central Mall into modern cool

As society grapples with how to treat vets, challenges continue to shift

Left behind: Vietnam Wall collects almost 250,000 mementos to fallen

Food Trucks

Local First Arizona festival expands to include all state-based businesses

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Study: Latinos more likely to distrust tap water, seek other sources

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‘I just couldn’t breathe’: A transgender man’s journey

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In Focus, Season 2 Episode 4: Kaylor Cox

Doan, Majerle among 5 inducted into Arizona Sports Hall of Fame

From naps to Disney music, pregame rituals part of Valley high school football scene

Tucson latest Arizona airport to roll out new TSA screening policy

Zombie Walk returns after being resurrected by Arizona Hemophilia Association

Buyer beware: Experts say home sellers don’t have to disclose murders, hauntings

Fifty-eight years after he last played, ASU quarterback returns to Sun Devil Stadium

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Arizona State Fair officials say there have been no serious injuries at the fair this year

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Health care leaders, police and prosecutors join forces to research concussions in domestic violence victims

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Phoenix, health advocates launch plan to curb spread of HIV and AIDS in Arizona by 2030

After toiling overseas, 27-year-old Suns rookie Mike James is talk of town

‘First time I saw a cactus’: Diamondbacks reflect warmly on Arizona Fall League

Cardinals stick with Stanton, add Bercovici to practice squad

More drama for Suns after point guard Bledsoe sent home

Scottsdale student’s study lands spot in national science competition

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Attendees, Phoenix officials praise inaugural Lost Lake Festival

Tell us: Have you sold or purchased a firearm through a personal sale?

Annual Candlelight Celebration for Mental Health booths

Candlelight vigil in Phoenix brings awareness and lights up the topic of mental illness

‘The Hawk’ remembered fondly at Suns memorial service

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Arizona Humane Society encourages fostering to reduce ‘astronomical’ cost of caring for kittens

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New device checks for traumatic brain injuries

Kitchen On the Street van

Kitchen on the Street bridges weekend gap in childhood hunger

Tell us: How has Meals on Wheels America impacted your life?

Cancer survivor says Trump plan sabotages health insurance coverage

Schnepf Farms among Valley’s top pumpkin patches

Experts: Trump actions targeting Obamacare could cut into enrollment

Friendship of Suns’ Booker, Ulis ‘greater than basketball’

Wells Fargo Bank

Report: Arizona among states with numerous financial complaints from older consumers

Roza Ferdowsmakan

Want a chef to prepare dinner at your house? There’s a Phoenix app for that

‘We gave everything’: Dodgers end Diamondbacks’ surprise season

Tom McSherry

Grappling with mental health common after traumatic events

Spencer Jones

In Focus, Season 2 Episode 2: Redhill

Former Suns Gorilla Rojas finds a voice for self-improvement and motivation

Nail designs by Sarah Waite.

Phoenix nail artist capitalizes on Instagram success

Sylvia Mendez

The faces of intersectional feminism

Arizona expert tells panel Equifax breach could be worse than thought

Bradley delivers ‘never forget’ moment in Diamondbacks’ Wild Card victory

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Touch learning + community = independence for kids with Down syndrome

Lovullo preached the ‘L’ word, and Diamondbacks players listened

Security expert

Arizona officials remain tight-lipped about security plans for upcoming events, but vow they’re taking precautions

Bloodmobile

Arizonans rush to donate blood in wake of Las Vegas shooting

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Arizona benefits as climate change alters wine production

‘Completely different level’: Diamondbacks seek wisdom from those with postseason experience

Public Insight Network

Tell us: What is your connection to the Las Vegas shooting?

Donkeys? Elephants? Nah. This campaign pits dogs and hedgehogs

Diaper donations

Diaper Bank organizes diaper drive for Texas, Florida hurricane victims

High Noon Tattoo photo

Study: Young people risk health, career with tattoos

The Phoenix Sky Train

Sky Harbor satisfaction rankings jump, officials credit emphasis on customers

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Emergency response training teaches safety during fires, floods

Rio Salado Sportsman's Club shooting range

Number of firearm background checks declines in Trump era

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Gilbert deli creates jobs for adults with autism, developmental disabilities

GOP leaders drop health care bill after McCain, others state opposition

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A collection of autism resources in Arizona

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Tell us: What aspects of health care reform are important to you?

Arizona poverty remains among highest in nation, despite recent gains

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In Focus, Season 2 Episode 1: Odd Squad Family

People hold hands in solidarity

Columbine shooting survivor shares experience of opioid abuse and recovery

Marijuana plant

Tribal leaders urge colleagues to consider marijuana businesses to boost revenue

Suns celebrate 50 years in Phoenix by renovating 50 Arizona basketball courts

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West Valley developments aim to keep residents from commuting

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Phoenix officials work to expand and improve city light rail system

Gila River Arena photo

Cool it: From slushy ice to high utility bills, sports in desert can be costly

Michael Cocanower

Equifax data breach spurs rush to protect online information: six tips to help

Dominique Roe-Sepowitz discusses warning signs

Teaching medical workers to recognize and help human trafficking victims

Wrong-way simulation

Scottsdale company teaches motorists to avoid wrong-way drivers

Mission Possible Cafe provides community with Mexican cuisine, job training

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Volunteers give back in day of service honoring Sept. 11 victims

Now Division I, advancing to NCAA Tournament is GCU’s ‘sole focus’

Mother and daughter

Little People group says wrestling event in Chandler hurts, discriminates

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Arizona officials want tougher controls on opioid prescriptions

As ‘gig economy’ grows, labor experts split on whether it’s good or bad

Arizona gas prices bumped by holiday, hurricane; still relatively low

Seeing the light: Despite fears, few eye injuries turn up after eclipse

Controversy over banner with crossed-out swastika prompts meeting with Rising FC

Shane Doan inspired growth of Arizona hockey community

FAA ordered to toss out Sky Harbor flight paths that raised noise levels

Arizona natives join thousands as ‘Ministers March for Justice’

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Arizona agencies send help to Hurricane Harvey victims

Pentagon recognizes SRP for programs supporting Guard and reserves

Great deals drive golfers to feel the heat on Valley courses

Expensive, slow, frustrating: Renters, landlords have little government support

Women who travel spend billions but still do all the work, including laundry

From covert dips to sponsorship opportunities, Chase Field pool has unique history

‘Road to our dreams has detours’: Warner reflects on Hall of Fame journey

Enshrinement ceremony stirs debate about Tillman and Hall of Fame

On eve of enshrinement, Warner remains in awe of Hall of Fame honor

Club sports provide access to recruiters, but are costly to families

Even in Canton, excitement surrounds Kurt Warner’s NFL Hall of Fame enshrinement

Young Tempe entrepreneurs create website to ease search for cheap parking

Corporation commissioner: Market change forcing regulators to adapt

Scottsdale Fashion Square renovates to keep luxury shoppers in stores and offline

Treibball: the urban herding sport for all dogs

Tips to save your home from monsoon damage

Phoenix Rising hopes Gold Cup success helps MLS cause

Pleasant day at lake can turn deadly for boaters caught in monsoon

Technology helps trauma survivors accelerate PTSD treatment, recovery

What to know about glioblastoma, the brain cancer Sen. John McCain is battling

Advocates: Obamacare repeal would ‘painfully disrupt’ Arizona care

Warner’s journey to Hall of Fame includes wife by his side

‘Paper clip’ heart implant monitors problems, alerts doctor’s smartphone

Officials: Summer meals program rebounding after years of decline

Report: Doctors teeter on the divide between pain treatment, opioids abuse

Not going anywhere: Former ASU AD Patterson to lead Coyotes’ Valley-wide arena search

Women: What’s your travel story?

Two Republican lawmakers, Phoenix chamber oppose health care bill

‘My legs are still shaking’: Bungee workout springs into Valley gym

Texting service alerts families to nearest free meal

What’s the score?: People getting credit scores may not understand them