The Department of Defense announced Thursday the death of a Peoria sailor who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Chief Petty Officer Christian Michael Pike, 31, died March 13 in Landstuhl, Germany, as a result of combat-related injuries he suffered fighting in Afghanistan.
Pike was assigned to a West Coast-based Naval Special Warfare unit.
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer ordered that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset Friday in honor of Pike.
Copyright 2013 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Click on the region names in the map below to see news from that region.
Things To Do
INSIDE: View our list of events happening this week around the Valley.
RIGHT NOW: Top Stories
Dozens of entries with hundreds of thousands of lights brightened the streets of Phoenix Saturday when the APS Fiesta of Light Electric Light Parade returned for the 27th straight year.
The weather forecast is looking nice and cool as we start the work week. Warmer afternoon highs on the way by Wednesday.
Prosecutors say that over a five-day period, Grose traveled with his common-law wife of 16 years across Nevada, New Mexico, Arizona and Colorado, beating her and torturing her.
A man traveling to visit his sister in California woke up to find himself locked inside a dark, empty plane.
The shooting happened around 2 a.m. at an apartment complex near the Loop 101 and University Drive, said Sgt. Michael Pooley of the Tempe Police Department.
If you are currently out of the workforce or looking for a new job, there are hundreds of employers looking for workers in the Valley.