Glendale, AZGlendale Star

Runaway’s family torn apart by disappearance

Glendale teenager Malia Bradford ran away from home in March 2020 after she was dropped off at school on a Friday morning. She was frustrated with growing up, confused about her family, and just wanted to be normal like the other kids at school. Police found her eight hours later...
Phoenix, AZazbigmedia.com

Phoenix roads rank worst in a study of 20 major U.S. cities

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and Pittsburgh-based tech startup RoadBotics today released a new study, which used artificial intelligence (AI) to assess roadway conditions in 20 of the nation’s major metropolitan areas. As millions of Americans are preparing to return to offices and downtown business districts since the COVID-19 pandemic began, the study ranked the cities where commuters may encounter fewer problems and where headaches may be the worst. Phoenix roads tied with Detroit for worst of the areas studied at 19th.
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Top 5 pizza bars in Phoenix

PHOENIX, AZ — Planning to visit Phoenix this summer? We have our top five pizza places to satisfy your appetite. Originated as an Italian staple, pizza is now also everyone's favorite, including Americans with their own signature pizza.
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PHX Sun-Times

Here are the cities in Arizona implementing a mask mandate at city-owned buildings

(Spencer Platt / Getty Images) (PHOENIX) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a recommendation earlier this week that suggested everyone, regardless of vaccination status, wear a mask in areas of high transmission for COVID-19. Several towns and cities have reinstated mandates for people to wear masks inside city-owned or municipal-owned buildings, azfamily reported.
Peoria, AZpeoriatimes.com

TCC to donate 140,000 backpacks full of school supplies

Verizon authorized retailer Round Room LLC is giving away 140,000 backpacks full of school supplies to children across the United States through its TCC and Wireless Zone. The School Rocks Backpack Giveaway has been held since 2013. Since then, TCC has donated 1.2 million backpacks filled with supplies to students nationwide to ensure children are well prepared for the start of the school year. TCC will also award three students each $10,000 college scholarships.
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Tucson woman charged with human smuggling leading to death

PHOENIX — A woman from Tucson was indicted on Tuesday for transporting undocumented residents, ultimately resulting in a death from a car accident, authorities announced. Officers responded to a two-vehicle crash on State Route 86 on June 3, and discovered Michelle Sunshine Betters, 44, had been driving two non-citizens when she sideswiped a truck, injuring and killing one of the passengers in her car, according to a press release.
Phoenix, AZPosted by
Sandy Casariego

5 Places to Eat Authentic Chinese Food in Phoenix

PHOENIX, AZ - Phoenix is not famous for its Chinatown, but we do have several authentic Chinese restaurants spread throughout the Valley. From crispy spring rolls, juicy dumplings and fat pork buns, to hand-pulled noodles, these phoenix Restaurants serve the true taste of Chinese cuisine.
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Flash flood sweeps through town east of Phoenix

PHOENIX – A river of rushing water, mud and debris swamped an area east of metro Phoenix on Thursday, shutting down a major highway for hours and leaving behind a mess. Heavy rain dropped 2-4 inches in the Miami-Globe area late in the afternoon, triggering a flash flood that swamped streets and caused a rock slide on U.S. 60. The road closure stretched west to Superior.