A sarcastic sign in the window of a Connecticut restaurant asking people not to let their dogs pee on the eatery’s outside flower pot has earned the owner a $250 fine.
The doors on 16 cells at a prison that has a history of riots unexpectedly opened Friday, leading to one inmate being attacked and seriously injured and a fire set inside the prison, Nebraska prison officials said.
A man accused of kicking a seagull that tried to eat his cheeseburger at a New Hampshire beach has been fined $124.
A judge has set a trial date for a man charged with killing a Bullhead City girl four years ago.
HOUSTON — Houston quarterback D'Eriq King and the rest of the Cougars' offense made it a miserable homecoming for Arizona coach Kevin Sumlin.
NEW YORK — The events and the arguing and the booing that would make this a U.S. Open final unlike any other began when Serena Williams’ coach made what she insisted was an innocent thumbs-up, but the chair umpire interpreted as a helpful signal.
No team wants to distance itself from last season — or even the previous year — more than the Cleveland Browns.
NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. — Justin Rose could sense the sky getting a little darker, the wind a little cooler and more brisk. Every shot means so much this time of the year, and the last two holes Saturday at the BMW Championship might mean even more.
INDIANAPOLIS — Jimmie Johnson doesn't have a playoff spot locked in as the seven-time NASCAR champion prepared for rain-drenched Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the final race of the regular season.
The White House seethes with intrigue and backstabbing as aides hunt for the anonymous Deep (state) Throat among them.
John McCain hadn’t been elected to the U.S. Senate when a fellow veteran and friend spotted him at the annual Navajo Nation Fair.
The pace of hiring in the United States quickened in August, and wages grew at their fastest pace in nine years — evidence that employers remain confident despite the administration’s ongoing conflicts with its trading partners.
Another executive departure, another controversy over the CEO's behavior, another stock drop.
What to expect?
MIAMI — The U.S. East Coast could be hit with a powerful hurricane next week as Tropical Storm Florence continues to strengthen as it moves toward the mainland, forecasters said Saturday.
About $3 million worth of cattle was stolen from an Arizona family by a man they once considered a friend, prosecutors said in court documents.
Sports in Brief
NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. — Tiger Woods endorsed Nike’s latest “Just Do It” ad narrated by Colin Kaepernick with a message nearly as succinct. “It’s a beautiful spot ,” Woods said.
A woman was in for a huge surprise when Miami Beach police pulled her over.
A few things to watch in Week 2 of the Pac-12 Conference football season:
Animal control officials have removed more than 100 snakes and more than 400 rodents from a San Antonio home following concerns about the animals’ living conditions.
We decorate our homes in order to enjoy them. For book lovers, adding a cozy and well-lit space dedicated to reading can be the perfect finishing touch.
The world is full of high-tech children’s toys. But there’s a movement afoot to bring back some simpler playthings — ones that invite kids to explore the outdoors, and tap into their ingenuity, creativity and sense of play in ways that don’t involve an app or a download.
To ensure that bulbs planted in the fall will bloom in early spring, timing is important.
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey will take part in two televised debates this month as part of his re-election campaign.
Authorities say a Hereford, Arizona woman has been arrested for allegedly smuggling two immigrants into the country near Bisbee.
The head of the Arizona Department of Public Safety is weighing in on Nike's endorsement deal with Colin Kaepernick (KAP'-ur-nihk).
Burt Reynolds, the handsome film and television star known for his acclaimed performances in "Deliverance" and "Boogie Nights" and for an active off-screen life which included relationships with Loni Anderson, Sally Field and Dinah Shore, has died at age 82.
Fire triples in size
An explosive wildfire that closed down dozens of miles of a major California freeway nearly tripled in size overnight, just weeks after a nearby blaze that left neighborhoods in ruins and killed eight people, officials said Thursday.
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean media have released a declaration from leader Kim Jong Un that reaffirms his commitment to a nuclear-free Korean Peninsula amid a growing standoff with the United States.
Ajo agents say this is 2nd large group of immigrants in 3 weeks
For the second time in three weeks, Border Patrol agents have found a large group of immigrants in a remote desert area of southern Arizona.
A pair of ruby slippers used in "The Wizard of Oz" and later stolen from a Minnesota museum were recovered in a sting operation after a man approached the shoes' insurer and said he could help get them back, the FBI said Tuesday. (Sept. 4)
A plane has been quarantined at New York's Kennedy Airport when about 10 passengers became ill aboard a flight from Dubai.
GLENDALE — The Arizona Cardinals' home field is changing its name to State Farm Stadium. The team announced Tuesday that it has reached an 18-year naming rights deal with the insurance giant.
INDIANAPOLIS — IndyCar will make its debut at the Circuit of the Americas in Texas and return to Laguna Seca, California, as part of its 2019 schedule.
WASHINGTON — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh declared fervently at his Senate confirmation hearing Tuesday the court "must never, never be viewed as a partisan institution." But that was at the end of a marathon day marked by rancorous exchanges between Democrats and Republicans, including dire Democratic fears that he would be President Donald Trump's advocate on the high court.
KINGMAN — The Mohave County Sheriff's Office says it has lifted a lockdown at the county jail with the conclusion of a "special operation" conducted over part of the Labor Day holiday weekend but the office isn't saying what the operation involved or what prompted it.
PHOENIX — Arizona's attorney general is calling for legislation to lend more oversight to the state's charter schools in response to a recent investigation by The Arizona Republic into financial dealings at a major online school.
WINDOW ROCK — The candidates for Navajo Nation president are expected to announce their picks for running mate.
A St. Louis man is the new tenant of a tiny apartment with a unique layout — the kitchen and bathroom are in the same place.
SEATTLE — Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird is expected to play in Game 5 of the WNBA semifinals on Tuesday night against Phoenix wearing a protective mask after suffering a broken nose in Game 4.
PHOENIX — The father of a pregnant woman who was killed in Phoenix and whose two young sons are missing said her partner had a history of domestic violence involving her.
PHOENIX — More than two dozen members of the Arizona Army National Guard are preparing to deploy to Afghanistan.
PHOENIX — Water levels at Lake Mead and Lake Powell are dropping to dangerous levels, reflecting the Colorado River's worsening "structural deficit," scientists said.
The body of a California woman who was among four people missing after two boats collided on the Colorado River was found Monday, authorities said.
MARICOPA (AP) — Maricopa police say a home invasion suspect died in their custody after police used a stun gun on him while he was fighting with officers.
Police in central Mexico they’ve caught a man who made off with a hearse — complete with a corpse inside.
Authorities say they were trying to arrest a Wisconsin man on a domestic abuse-related charge when he fled in an airplane before crashing into a cornfield.
TEMPE — Wide receiver Brice Butler and cornerback Chris Campbell, a sixth-round pick out of Penn State, were among the players cut by the Arizona Cardinals to reach their 53-man roster limit Saturday.
KINGMAN — Volunteers help workers, tourists and walkers climbing the hill to Union Pass from Bullhead City toward Kingman fight the desert heat by providing jugs of water along the treacherous road.
From TCU's Shawn Robinson scoring five TDs to Gage Gubrud of Eastern Washington throwing for 337 yards and five TDs...
EL PASO, Texas — Case Cookus and Emmanuel Butler combined on two touchdowns as Northern Arizona continued UTEP’s winless streak from last season with a 30-10 victory on Saturday night.