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Texting while driving is involved in more than 100,000 car accidents each year.
NEW YORK — Fliers are rejoicing that they'll soon be able to use their iPads, Kindles, music players and other personal electronics during all phases of a flight. But no policy change is without its quirks or hiccups.
Two children remain in “critical condition” at a Valley hospital Sunday after the vehicle they were riding in was struck by a truck in Chandler.
WASHINGTON — Amid incidents of pets dying from dog treats, the Food and Drug Administration is proposing long-awaited rules to make pet food and animal feed safer.
The eastbound lanes of the Loop 202 in Gilbert are reopen following a deadly crash involving an Arizona Department of Public Safety employee.
Students in Mesa are rallying community members to commit to safe driving.
LOS ANGELES — To make the world safer for pets, Lindsey Wolko had to design an indestructible dog.
Police are investigating after a 31-year-old man died after crashing his motorcycle in Gilbert.
Firefighters had their hands full Wednesday night battling a house fire in Mesa.
New details have surfaced after one person died and several others were injured after a car crashed into a Gilbert business last week.
A house fire Friday morning in Apache Junction left an engaged woman dead, Apache Junction Fire Deputy Chief Dave Montgomery said.
One person was killed Friday and 11 others injured when a car crashed through the windows of a business where an instructor was teaching a massage therapy class, police said.
The Arizona State Forestry Division is scheduled to release a report this weekend on the deaths of 19 elite firefighters at the Yarnell Hill wildfire three months ago.
A toddler has died after he was attacked by several dogs at his babysitter's home.
Fire officials say a 4-year-old girl who was taken to a Valley hospital in serious condition after she was pulled from a pool Friday afternoon is expected to be okay.
A free program organized by the American Red Cross offers businesses tips on what to do to prepare for all of the worst-case scenarios.
There are few stories as disheartening as those of Good Samaritans who come to the rescue of others – only to have kindness repaid with a nasty lawsuit. The first inclination for many is to help our fellow man, yet, as director of the Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health (ADOSH), I’m often asked “should I help or stay out of the way?”
Another day of rain in the Phoenix area is providing some relief to the recent hot temperatures, but authorities are urging travelers to be careful.
A four-car collision during the evening rush hour forced heavy delays along the US 60 Wednesday night.
Gov. Jan Brewer plans a press conference Wednesday to discuss the federal government's denial of disaster assistance for the June wildfire that destroyed more than 100 homes in the town of Yarnell and killed 19 firefighters.
PHOENIX — Police officers injured while doing more than they are required have no legal right to sue those who caused the problem in the first place, the Arizona Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday — a ruling an attorney says could have public safety implications.
After a very active Monday around the Valley and state, conditions have been a tad quieter much of today.
Storms hit hard in parts of the East Valley, causing flooding and downing power lines in Ahwatukee and Tempe, and dropping serious rain across the greater Phoenix area.
Parts of Arizona are expected to be hit with scattered severe storms this weekend, with possible flooding thanks to moisture from Tropical Storm Ivo in the Pacific, forecasters said.
A man died overnight after being struck and killed by a car while crossing the street in Chandler.