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

WASHINGTON - After they stared into the darkness, it seems Americans are still seeing the light. A little over a week after the shadow of the Great American Eclipse crept across the country, it appears that people who took the time to watch the eclipse also heeded public warnings and took precautions to protect their eyes.


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

PHOENIX -- Controversy surrounding a banner featuring a crossed-out swastika has prompted a Saturday meeting between Phoenix Rising FC and Los Bandidos, a group that supports the soccer club.


Shane Doan inspired growth of Arizona hockey community

PHOENIX — After Coyotes forward Shane Doan announced his retirement in a letter to the team and his fans, members of the Arizona hockey community reflected on the impact he had on the sport locally.


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

WASHINGTON - A federal appeals court Tuesday ordered the Federal Aviation Administration to throw out a controversial flight path plan for Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport that sparked tens of thousands of noise complaints from neighbors.


Arizona natives join thousands as ‘Ministers March for Justice’

WASHINGTON - Tucson native Daniel Viehland felt it was his duty as a Christian and a white person to march in Washington on Monday - 54 years after Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech and two weeks after white supremacists rallied just two hours away.


Arizona agencies send help to Hurricane Harvey victims

PHOENIX – Hundreds of Arizona residents are sending help to Texans displaced by Hurricane Harvey by donating money, food, supplies and other aid to Arizona relief organizations, sports groups, grocery stores and other businesses.

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Pentagon recognizes SRP for programs supporting Guard and reserves

WASHINGTON - When Adam Douglas is not senior project manager in the Salt River Project's Enterprise Applications Group, he is Capt. Adam Douglas of Arizona's Army National Guard - a juggling act made possible through the SRP's service member support programs.


Great deals drive golfers to feel the heat on Valley courses

PHOENIX -- With a floppy hat on her head and sunblock in hand, Viv Hynes prepares to play a round at the TPC Scottsdale golf club.


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

MESA – Francesca Sutton was excited to move out of her apartment and into her first rental home. She didn’t expect the scorpions.


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

PHOENIX – Women plan travel and men go along with the plans, according to new marketing research that also shows generational differences among millennial, Gen X and boomer women who travel.


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

PHOENIX — Fans discover different things when passing through the turnstiles and finding their seats at Chase Field.


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

CANTON, Ohio — When he first picked up a football in the front yard of his childhood home in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, dreams of an NFL career fueled the mind of Kurt Warner. Although those dreams were plentiful, Warner never envisioned the mark he would leave on the game he’s held onto so dearly.