By Grayson Schmidt | Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019
LONG BEACH, Calif. – Between the cuts, fresh starts and family tragedies, Rashad Ross has plenty of motivation as he heads into the inaugural XFL season with the LA Wildcats.
By Stephen Perez | Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019
CHANDLER – A legacy runs deep when you are related to the greatest wide receiver to ever play football. However, for Brenden Rice, it is the legacy he makes separate from his father which means more to him.
By Stephen Perez | Friday, Sept. 27, 2019
MESA – Although she faced skeptics, Julia Chambers decided to pursue playing running back at Skyline High School. She is also a state champion wrestler and an accomplished track and field athlete.
By Tim Royan | Friday, Aug. 23, 2019
PHOENIX – Police departments have looked to technology for solutions to criticisms, such as body-worn cameras to monitor police and public behavior and early-intervention software to sniff out bad behavior. Experiments with better community engagement, including civilian review boards with subpoena power, also are being considered or field-tested. Phoenix police plan to launch accountability procedures to document every time an officer draws a gun.
By Taniyah Williamson and Tanner Puckett | Thursday, July 18, 2019
PHOENIX – The publication of offensive messages from Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló’s private chats has sparked protests in Phoenix and across the U.S.
By Melissa Robbins and Abbagail Leon | Tuesday, June 11, 2019
TUCSON – Humanitarian aid worker Scott Warren’s federal trial ended without a verdict.
By Abbagail Leon | Thursday, May 30, 2019
TUCSON – The trial of Scott Warren, a volunteer for No More Deaths, gets underway in Tucson. He faces up to 20 years in prison if convicted.
By Julian Hernandez | Wednesday, May 22, 2019
TUCSON – Musicians in the Tucson Hardcore punk scene stage clothing and donation drives to benefit migrant and indigenous communities.
By Mia Armstrong | Thursday, May 2, 2019
As Peru works to take in more than 700,000 migrants from Venezuela, social media stokes unwarranted fears of crime and violence.
‘The cellphone does everything’: Smartphones, internet access are key tools of 21st century migration
By Chloe Jones | Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Cellphones and internet access are key tools for the hundreds of thousands of Venezuelan refugees who are fleeing violence and poverty.
By Stephen Perez | Monday, April 29, 2019
PHOENIX – The life of a baseball scout is not easy. But for talent evaluators like Jon Kazanas, the joy that comes from finding prospects makes it worth it.
By Serina Perez | Friday, April 5, 2019
LAVEEN – Laveen Elementary sees improvements in behavior among student after implementing yoga before school and when complementing detention.