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Deaths of 19 firefighters prompt few changes

Deaths of 19 firefighters prompt few changes

FILE - In this Sunday, June 30, 2013 file photo, a wildfire burns homes in Yarnell, Ariz. One year after 19 Arizona firefighters were killed in the worst loss of life among wildland firefighters in 80 years, few changes have been implemented among the state's fire crews. That's in large part…

June 28, 2014 8:10 amLoading…
Employee alleges ongoing cover-up at Phoenix VA

Employee alleges ongoing cover-up at Phoenix VA

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June 24, 2014 6:28 pm
PNI american move

PNI american move

An American flight arrives at US Airways gate B6 during American Airlines’ overnight move from Terminal 3 to Terminal 4.

February 28, 2014 6:19 pm
PNI american move

PNI american move

US Airways employee Michael Kiraly installs kiosks at Terminal 4 at Sky Harbor. The terminal has seven concourses, but might add an eighth.

February 28, 2014 6:16 pm
PNI american move

PNI american move

Sign of the times: Airport worker Russell Hayes carries proof that American and US Airways are almost fully merged. The sign now hangs on the ticketing level of Terminal 4 at Phoenix’s Sky Harbor International Airport.

February 28, 2014 6:16 pm
Congresswoman Shot

Congresswoman Shot

People gather outside University Medical Center for a prayer vigil for Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011 in Tucson, Ariz. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona was shot in the head Saturday by a gunman who opened fire outside a grocery store during a meeting with voters, killing a…

January 06, 2014 7:53 pm
Jasmine Stokes

Jasmine Stokes

Palo Verde's Jasmine Stokes (11) tries to get the ball past Chandler Seton Catholic's Monica Lopez during first half action in the Division III girls soccer semifinals on Feb. 8, 2012, in Phoenix.

December 20, 2013 8:12 pm
The power of dust storms

The power of dust storms

A dust storm moves northwest through Pinal County, Ariz., near Interstate 10 and 587, Monday, July 18, 2011.

October 30, 2013 8:42 pm
Charli Turner Thorne

Charli Turner Thorne

“It was truly a sabbatical,” Arizona State head coach Charli Turner Thorne said of her absence during the 2011-2012 season. Without her, the Sun Devils made the postseason, losing in the first round of the WNIT.

October 27, 2013 12:00 am
No. 32 Jasmine Stokes

No. 32 Jasmine Stokes

No. 32 Jasmine Stokes: Scoring a state-high 51 goals, Stokes (at right) led Palo Verde to the Division III state championship game. She now has 112 goals in her terrific prep career.

July 20, 2013 9:26 pm
20th hero transfixes crowd Biden also joins memorial for 19 hotshots

20th hero transfixes crowd Biden also joins memorial for 19 hotshots

An honor guard presents survivors with American flags and firefighting tools during Tuesday's memorial service in Prescott Valley.

July 10, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Yarnell Hill Fire

Yarnell Hill Fire

A wildfire burns homes in the Glenn Ilah area near Yarnell, Ariz. on Sunday, June 30, 2013. An Arizona fire chief says the wildfire that killed 19 members of his crew near the town was moving fast and fueled by hot, dry conditions. The fire started with a lightning strike on Friday and sprea…

June 30, 2013 10:53 pm
Yarnell Hill Fire

Yarnell Hill Fire

Firefighters spray water on a restaurant to help protect it from flames in the Glenn Ilah area near Yarnell, Ariz. on Sunday, June 30, 2013. An Arizona fire chief says the wildfire that killed 19 members of his crew near the town was moving fast and fueled by hot, dry conditions. The fire st…

June 30, 2013 10:53 pm
Yarnell Hill Fire

Yarnell Hill Fire

A wildfire burns homes in the Glenn Ilah area near Yarnell, Ariz. on Sunday, June 30, 2013. An Arizona fire chief says the wildfire that killed 19 members of his crew near the town was moving fast and fueled by hot, dry conditions. The fire started with a lightning strike on Friday and sprea…

June 30, 2013 10:53 pm
Yarnell Hill Fire

Yarnell Hill Fire

Firefighters spray water on a restaurant to help protect it from flames in the Glenn Ilah area near Yarnell, Ariz. on Sunday, June 30, 2013. An Arizona fire chief says the wildfire that killed 19 members of his crew near the town was moving fast and fueled by hot, dry conditions. The fire st…

June 30, 2013 10:53 pm
Yarnell Hill Fire

Yarnell Hill Fire

A wildfire burns homes in Yarnell, Ariz. on Sunday, June 30, 2013. An Arizona fire chief says the wildfire that killed 19 members of his crew near the town was moving fast and fueled by hot, dry conditions. The fire started with a lightning strike on Friday and spread to 2,000 acres on Sunda…

June 30, 2013 10:25 pm
Yarnell Hill Fire

Yarnell Hill Fire

A wildfire burns homes in Yarnell, Ariz. on Sunday, June 30, 2013. An Arizona fire chief says the wildfire that killed 19 members of his crew near the town was moving fast and fueled by hot, dry conditions. The fire started with a lightning strike on Friday and spread to 2,000 acres on Sunda…

June 30, 2013 10:25 pm
Yarnell Hill Fire

Yarnell Hill Fire

A wildfire burns homes in Yarnell, Ariz. on Sunday, June 30, 2013. An Arizona fire chief says the wildfire that killed 19 members of his crew near the town was moving fast and fueled by hot, dry conditions. The fire started with a lightning strike on Friday and spread to 2,000 acres on Sunda…

June 30, 2013 10:25 pm
Yarnell Hill Fire

Yarnell Hill Fire

A wildfire burns homes in Yarnell, Ariz. on Sunday, June 30, 2013. An Arizona fire chief says the wildfire that killed 19 members of his crew near the town was moving fast and fueled by hot, dry conditions. The fire started with a lightning strike on Friday and spread to 2,000 acres on Sunda…

June 30, 2013 10:25 pm
Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Homes burn as the Yarnell Hill Fire approaches Glenn Ilah on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents in the Peeples Valley …

June 30, 2013 8:19 pm
Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Homes burn as the Yarnell Hill Fire approaches in Glenn Ilah on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents in the Peeples Vall…

June 30, 2013 8:19 pm
Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Homes burn as the Yarnell Hill Fire burns in Glenn Ilah on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents in the Peeples Valley ar…

June 30, 2013 8:18 pm
Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Homes burn as the Yarnell Hill Fire approaches Glenn Ilah on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents in the Peeples Valley …

June 30, 2013 8:18 pm
Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Firefighters monitor a restaurant as the Yarnell Hill Fire burns on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents in the Peeples …

June 30, 2013 8:18 pm
Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Dean Smith watches as the Yarnell Hill Fire encroaches on his home in Glenn Ilah on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents…

June 30, 2013 8:18 pm
Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Firefighters monitor a restaurant as the Yarnell Hill Fire burns on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents in the Peeples …

June 30, 2013 8:18 pm
Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Homes burn as the Yarnell Hill Fire approaches Glenn Ilah on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents in the Peeples Valley …

June 30, 2013 8:19 pm
Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Homes burn as the Yarnell Hill Fire burns in Glenn Ilah on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents in the Peeples Valley ar…

June 30, 2013 8:18 pm
Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Dean Smith watches as the Yarnell Hill Fire encroaches on his home in Glenn Ilah on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents…

June 30, 2013 8:18 pm
Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Homes burn as the Yarnell Hill Fire approaches Glenn Ilah on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents in the Peeples Valley …

June 30, 2013 8:18 pm
Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Arizona's Yarnell Hill Fire

Homes burn as the Yarnell Hill Fire approaches in Glenn Ilah on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents in the Peeples Vall…

June 30, 2013 8:19 pm
wildfire

wildfire

Homes burn as the Yarnell Hill Fire burns in Glenn Ilah on Sunday, June 30, 2013 near Yarnell, Ariz. The fire started Friday and picked up momentum as the area experienced high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions. It has forced the evacuation of residents in the Peeples Valley ar…

June 30, 2013 8:13 pm
Arizona Baseball: 2 hurlers provide unexpected help

Arizona Baseball: 2 hurlers provide unexpected help

UA's Tyler Crawford's 4.18 ERA is the best of any of the starters this year.

May 21, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
baseball: Arizona 7, Arizona State 6: Cats come back 2 life

baseball: Arizona 7, Arizona State 6: Cats come back 2 life

UA first baseman Joe Maggi celebrates after forcing out ASU's Nathaniel Causey on a game-ending double play.

May 20, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Gaona in the Game: Triumphs put San Manuel over the top

Gaona in the Game: Triumphs put San Manuel over the top

Canyon del Oro's Kayla Bonstrom, at last year's state championship, is Pac-12 freshman of the year at Stanford and all-conference first-team.

May 17, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Arizona dust storms

Arizona dust storms

A dust storm moves northwest through Pinal County, Ariz., near Interstate 10 and 587, Monday, July 18, 2011. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, David Kadlubowski)

April 30, 2013 9:03 pm
Acclaimed Pizzeria Bianco to open restaurant in Tucson

Acclaimed Pizzeria Bianco to open restaurant in Tucson

Chef Chris Bianco started his Pizzeria Bianco in 1994 in Phoenix, and since, the restaurant has garnered major acclaim.

April 17, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
ARizona State 69, Washington State 57: Sun Devils build big lead, then hold on

ARizona State 69, Washington State 57: Sun Devils build big lead, then hold on

ASU freshman guard Jahii Carson gets around Washington State forward Brock Motum. Carson scored 21 points.

February 21, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Hansen Sunday Notebook: Rodriguez's trip pays off

Hansen Sunday Notebook: Rodriguez's trip pays off

Kayla Bonstrom capped last year's CDO state title season with a leap into the arms of catcher Samantha Nettling.

February 10, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Berk's Beat: CDO softball thriller just 1 of many prep bests

Berk's Beat: CDO softball thriller just 1 of many prep bests

The Canyon del Oro softball team celebrates its fifth state title game victory in the last six seasons. CDO rallied after giving up a game-tying grand slam in the seventh inning. The win was the Star's pick for game of the year.

December 21, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Pick of the preps: Salpointe girls looking to defend cup title

Pick of the preps: Salpointe girls looking to defend cup title

Jasmine Stokes, right, and Palo Verde will try to repeat as winners in the tournament they host.

December 17, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Girls soccer: 'Out of this world' Stokes has Palo Verde thinking big

Girls soccer: 'Out of this world' Stokes has Palo Verde thinking big

Palo Verde's Jasmine Stokes, left, scored 51 goals in 26 games last season.

November 30, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Division II semifinals: Ironwood Ridge 35, Tempe Marcos de Niza 21: I-Ridge heads to title game for first time

Division II semifinals: Ironwood Ridge 35, Tempe Marcos de Niza 21: I-Ridge heads to title game for first time

Ironwood Ridge's Tyler Williams is stopped by two Tempe Marcos de Niza defenders during the first half. Williams rushed for 143 yards on 23 carries.

November 17, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Arizona State women: Sun Devils planning to run

Arizona State women: Sun Devils planning to run

Arizona State's Tenaya Watson, Markisha Patterson and Janae Fulcher celebrate a win over Arizona in 2010 in Tempe. Only Fulcher returns for the Sun Devils this season.

November 11, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Hansen's Sunday Notebook: TSA team's talent makes it 12-way tie

Hansen's Sunday Notebook: TSA team's talent makes it 12-way tie

Jasmine Stokes, who scored a school-record 51 goals for Palo Verde last season, is headed for Cal Baptist.

August 26, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Jan. 8, 2011: Six killed in Tucson shooting

Jan. 8, 2011: Six killed in Tucson shooting

People gather outside University Medical Center for a prayer vigil for U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011 in Tucson. Giffords was shot in the head Saturday by a gunman who opened fire outside a grocery store during a meeting with voters, killing a federal judge and five others.

January 06, 2012 4:15 pm
For Devils, bad luck does come in threes

For Devils, bad luck does come in threes

ASU's Carrick Felix, who is averaging 10.7 points a game, battles Southern Miss for the ball in a Dec. 19 game the Devils lost on a last-second three.

December 30, 2011 12:00 amLoading…

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