By Erica L. Lang | Thursday, March 3, 2016
For 12 years, Drayton Witt passed his days behind bars, surrounded by rapists, murderers and convicts. Over the course of a decade, Witt insisted he was not guilty despite a murder conviction for killing his four-month old son.
By Erica Lang | Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015
Where the city of Phoenix once ended at 83rd Avenue, onion fields began — stretching into the distance in a nearly straight shot to Luke Air Force Base. Almost 50 years later, the ground that once supported agriculture now reflects a community whose roots prove ever changing.
By Erica Lang | Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015
The commercials and online ads for auto title loans make them appear especially enticing during the holiday season when many families need extra cash.
By Sydney Glenn | Friday, Nov. 13, 2015
SCOTTSDALE - From the southern slope of the McDowell Mountains, Frank Lloyd Wright’s winter home and studio still look out over the Valley, a place the famous architect called the “top of the world” after he built it in 1938.
By Alexa D’Angelo | Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
Protesters gathered outside a McDonald’s in downtown Phoenix at dawn Tuesday to “fight for fifteen,” a national movement calling for an increase of the hourly minimum wage from $8.05 to $15.
By Sonny Scott | Friday, Oct. 30, 2015
Heroin is the number one drug threat in major communities across the country, with overdose deaths continuing to increase as more heroin is moved across the Southwest, according to a 2015 intelligence report by U.S Drug Enforcement Administration.
By Bailey Netsch | Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015
U.S. authorities seized a record amount of methamphetamine and heroin in the busy Arizona smuggling corridor.
By Erica Lang | Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015
Annie Lopez defies stereotypes with her contemporary artwork.