• Christine Mustafa, 34, missing since May 11, 2017 (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Friend sheds light on relationship between missing Christine Mustafa and accused killer

    As investigators prepare to search a landfill for the remains of missing Phoenix mom, Christine Mustafa, her friend is shedding new light on Mustafa’s relationship with the man accused of killing her.

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    Paul's Pay It Forward Car Wash raises $329,572 for Big Brothers Big Sisters

    WOW! The 10th Annual Paul's Pay It Forward Car Wash has raised $329,572 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona.

  • Cathryn Gorospe vanished on Friday, Oct. 6. (Source: Flagstaff Police Department)

    Flagstaff PD: Body found near Mayer is missing Glendale teacher

    Sgt. Cory Runge said the Yavapai County Medical Examiner’s Office positively identified her using dental records. Cathryn Gorospe’s remains were found last Friday near Mayer. 

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    Mom, 1-year-old son's limbs severed after attempting to crawl under train

    Police say a mom and her 1-year-old son had limbs severed after she tried to crawl under a train with the child.

  • Mom accused of hitting teacher in face with brick after cellphone dispute

    A woman who claims a public school teacher choked her daughter while disciplining her has been charged with following the teacher after school, hitting her with a brick and then pulling her from her car and beating her. 

  • We go through every restaurant that’s been inspected to see which ones were cited for the most priority health code violations.The worst offenders make our Dirty Dining list. (Source: CBS 5)

    Dirty Dining Oct. 20: Expired milk, moldy vegetables among this week's violations

    Every week, CBS 5 News is sent a list of restaurants that have been recently inspected by Maricopa County's Environmental Services Department. CBS 5 News selects restaurants with some of the highest number of "risk factors." 

  • Education advocates held a news conference at the State Capitol on Friday to demand pay raises for teachers. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Teachers to Ducey: We deserve big raises too

    Arizona teachers are calling for a big bump in their own pay after news that Gov. Doug Ducey has showered hefty raises to his own staff while signing off on only a 1 percent raise for teachers. 

  • Carl T. Hayden VA Medical Center (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 filed photo)

    Phoenix VA: Vet killed self on hospital grounds

    A 33-year-old man took his own life at the Phoenix Veterans Affairs medical center on Friday morning.

  • What to expect: Hiking Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorial State Park

    With Only the Brave hitting theaters today, Arizona State Park Rangers are bracing for an increase in the number of people visiting Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorial State Park in order to honor and pay their respects to the fallen 19 hotshots. 

  • Bev Douwstra surprised Domenic Anthony with $500 from CBS 5's Pay It Forward. (Source: 3TV and CBS 5)

    Foster pet owner Pays it Forward to Scottsdale 'dog whisperer'

    Helping abused or neglected dogs heal and be ready for adoption takes a lot of work. This week, CBS 5  helped Pay It Forward to someone who has spent years doing just that and has big plans to do even more.

  • Mesa homeowner waiting for repairs was told adjusters spread thin with hurricanes

    Tragedies across the country are having an impact on Arizona families, as well. 

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    Arizona lawmaker cites sexual harassment by male colleagues

    A four-term Arizona legislator says she faced sexual harassment by male colleagues.

  • 3TV SPECIAL - Granite Mountain Hotshots: Heroes and Heartbreak

    With the release of the movie "Only the Brave," Hollywood's telling of the story of the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots killed in the Yarnell Hill Fire in June 2013, 3TV on Friday evening aired a special retrospective. 

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    CBS 5 to 'Pay It Forward' to Big Brothers Big Sisters with 10th Annual Paul's Pay It Forward Car Wash

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    Each day during the week of Oct. 16, from 4:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., CBS 5’s Chief Meteorologist Paul Horton joins community and corporate volunteers of all ages to wash vehicles with donations benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona (BBBSAZ).

  • Police: Landfill search for missing Phoenix woman starts Monday

    The Phoenix Police Department says it’s ready to start searching a Buckeye landfill for the body of a woman who has been missing for months. Christine Mustafa disappeared on May 10. 

  • (Source: ADOT)

    1 woman killed, several kids hurt in I-17 rollover

    One woman died and five children suffered minor injuries after a rollover crash on southbound Interstate 17 near Bethany Home Road. 

  • 'Access Mars' gives users free, virtual space exploration

    NASA and Google are teaming up to offer free, virtual space exploration. 'Access Mars' was released on Thursday. 

  • Lost Lake Festival Line up (Source: Twitter/ Lost Lake @lostlakefest)

    Lost Lake Festival: FAQ, parking, prices, food and much more

    The Lost Lake Festival is only days away, and if you have your tickets, you might be asking a few questions regarding parking, age limits, and amenities that the festival will hold. 

  • Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Latest pardon ruling still leaves Arpaio open to suits

    After failing to get his criminal conviction wiped off his record, former Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio could be targeted by lawsuits arising out of his acknowledged disobedience involving a 2011 court order to stop his immigration patrols. 

  • Abrazo Maryvale Campus closing doors on December 18, 2017. (Source: File Photo)

    Abrazo's Maryvale Campus is closing permanently in December 2017

    Doors are closing permanently at the Abrazo Maryvale Campus in mid-December 2017. This comes after the Abrazo Community Health Network announced that Abrazo Maryvale is reducing services and has been realigned as a satellite facility in May of 2017.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 and PhoenixRaceway.com)

    New Curve luxury club at PIR is 'where Disneyland meets NASCAR'

    A major makeover is underway at Phoenix International Raceway. From new grandstands to improving the fan experience, nothing is going untouched. There’s even a new one-of-a kind luxury hospitality club that is nothing short of amazing.

  • RAW VIDEO: Arizona education advocates demand raises for teachers

    Arizona education advocates have gathered at the State Capitol to demand that Gov. Ducey give teachers a 20 percent pay raise. The demand comes after Ducey gave pay raises to some of his staff.

  • The lawyer for Madeline Jones, 19, blocked her face so the media could not get a clear shot of her during her arraignment Friday morning. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Mesa mom accused of running away with baby son arraigned

    Mesa mom Madeline Jones entered a not guilty plea when she was arraigned on a charge of custodial interference Friday morning. Her lawyer kept the media from getting a clear shot of Jones' face.

  • (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)

    Maricopa Mugs: October Arrest Photos Volume 3

    Click to see dozens of mug shots of people arrested in Maricopa County this week.

  • 32-year-old Wesley Michael Robert Smith Jr. was arrested for attempted armed robbery. (Source: Cottonwood Police Department)

    5 years later, Cottonwood attempted robbery suspect arrested

    It took more than five years, but Cottonwood police have a suspect in an attempted armed robbery thanks to DNA analysis. Police say 32-year-old Wesley Michael Robert Smith Jr. was arrested Wednesday.

  • (Source: Arizona Cardinals)

    Cardinals, Rams travel far for big NFC West matchup

    This is no throwaway NFL game in London. The Arizona Cardinals and Los Angeles Rams normally play their home games 371 miles apart, but they are traveling thousands of miles across the Atlantic for their important NFC West matchup on Sunday.

  • (Source: City of Buckeye)

    Traveling Vietnam Wall tribute coming to Buckeye

    The American Veterans Traveling Tribute Vietnam Memorial Wall is coming to Arizona.

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