• The Joe Hill fire flared up as of Sunday. (SOURCE: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    6 homes lost in brush fire in Black Canyon City

    Six homes have been destroyed due to a brush fire that first started on Saturday evening in Black Canyon City.

  • A Coconino County Sheriff's Office Dive Team found the body of 18-year-old Kevin Anayas on Saturday night in Lake Mary. (Source: Coconino County Sheriff's Office)

    Body of Mesa teen recovered at lake near Flagstaff

    The body of an 18-year-old was recovered after witnesses said he went underwater and didn't come back up at Lake Mary near Flagstaff. 

  • Greg Wickenberg won a couple of awards recently at a photography contest. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Paralyzed photographer from Chandler wins awards

    A Chandler man has impressed the photography world with his wildlife and desert photos along with overcoming major hurdles. 

  • Kaitlyn Schmidt has been competing for 5 years. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    10-year-old Jiu-Jitsu star is someone you don't want to mess with

    Ten-year-old Kaitlyn Schmidt loves to compete. She plays softball, is a straight A student and is a Jiu-Jitsu phenom. Small in stature, Kaitlyn is relentless on the mat taking down one bigger opponent after another.

  • Firefighters were responding to a brush fire Sunday along SR 347 near Chandler. (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)

    Firefighters put out brush fires along SR-347 near Chandler

    Firefighters put out a brush fire Sunday afternoon on State Route 347 just north of Riggs Road.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Team searches for photo of Arizona man who died in Vietnam

    A team working to match photos with each of the 58,315 names on the Vietnam Memorial wall in Washington, D.C., is looking for a photo of a soldier from the Casa Grande area.

  • ASU grad student looks at science of Comicon

    A doctoral student at Arizona State University took part in three panels at Phoenix Comicon, taking a closer look at whether magical moments on the screen could be applied in real life. 

  • The Lopes claimed their second Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association Division I championship in three years. (Source: GCU)

    GCU Men's lacrosse wins MCLA Division I National Championship

    The Lopes claimed their second Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association Division I championship in three years by beating defending champion Chapman.

  • The overpass in Gila Bend. (Source: Marine 69-71 via wikimedia.org)

    1 of 11 suspected border crossers found in Arizona dies

    One of 11 suspected border crossers who was rescued from a desert area in Arizona has died at a hospital, federal authorities said Thursday.  

  • Police said a woman was stabbed during a family fight in Laveen. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    PD: Mother dies after being stabbed by son in family fight

    A woman is dead after being stabbed allegedly by her son in Laveen.

  • A woman was in critical condition after she fell off a motorcycle on State Route 51 near Northern Avenue. (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)

    Woman in critical condition after falling off motorcycle on SR-51

    A woman is in critical condition after she fell off the back of a motorcycle Sunday evening in Phoenix, fire officials said.

  • Two Imperial Stormtroopers got engaged at Phoenix Comicon on Saturday. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Stormtroopers get engaged at Phoenix Comicon

    The Force, and love, were strong at this year's Phoenix Comicon when two Star Wars fans got engaged on Saturday night. 

  • F-16 Fighting Falcons from the Arizona Air National Guard's 162nd Wing fly over an eastern Arizona training range in 2015. (Source: U.S. Air Force)

    Arizona Air Guard unit to perform 5 flyovers on Memorial Day

    Arizona Air National Guard jets will perform five flyovers during Tucson-area Memorial Day events.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Former Sheriff Paul Babeu under investigation for misuse of funds

    Former Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu is being investigated for misuse of RICO funds.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    MCSO: Man shoots, kills robber who tased him

    A homeowner was forced to shoot and kill a robber after the homeowner was tased by the suspect in Kingman, Mohave County Sheriff's Office said.

  • Plenty of sun and hot temperatures for Memorial Day

    Another sunny and hot day in the valley. A mostly sunny day will greet us with temperatures a bit warmer than yesterday.

  • ADOT has overhead signs that tell drivers how long it will get to major roads and freeways. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    The unofficial start to summer road trip season

    car heat safety

    More than 1 million Arizonans will hit the road this summer. AAA Arizona has recommendations before traveling.

  • Marie Brodine, 65 (Source: Missing Persons Database)

    Human remains identified as Arizona woman missing since 2014

    Mohave County authorities say human remains found last November have been identified as those of a Lake Havasu City woman who's been missing for three years.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    MCSO returns 1960s-era howitzer to Ariz Army National Guard

    The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office has returned a 1960s-era howitzer to the Arizona Army National Guard.

  • Steven Jones, suspect in NAU shooting (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Oct. 10 retrial scheduled for NAU shooting suspect Steven Jones

    The retrial of a former Northern Arizona University student in a 2015 shooting that killed one student and wounded three others has been rescheduled for Oct. 10.  

  • A bobcat stops at the watering hole at Cave Creek Regional Park (Source: Maricopa County)

    State officials caution about conditions attracting wildlife

    An increase in urban wildlife sightings has state officials saying the public should help reduce problem encounters by eliminating things that attract wildlife into populated areas.

  • AZ ethics board claims Maricopa Constable Jimmie Munoz hasn't shown up to work in 5 months. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    'No show' Maricopa county constable resigns

    The Phoenix constable who had not shown up for work for several months has resigned. 

  • (Source: Kim Quintero/ 3TV/CBS 5)

    Drink up! 12 signs you're not getting enough water

    You don't need me to tell you it's getting hot. We're heading into June. We live in Arizona. That's pretty standard.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Police say 8 dead in Mississippi shooting

    Authorities in Mississippi said Sunday that a suspect is in custody after eight people were killed in a shooting, including a sheriff's deputy. 

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Valley teen's monologue on peer pressure goes viral

    The pre-teen years may be the hardest with peer pressure and trying to fit in. One young Valley girl has some strong words about it.

  • Car stolen with family's 8-week-old puppy inside

    Members of a Laveen family are frantic after their car was stolen with their puppy inside.

  • Police were searching for two men suspected of theft at a Circle K in Phoenix. (Source: Silent Witness)

    Silent Witness: Suspect rips out cash registers, flees Circle K in Phoenix

    Police were searching for two suspects, including a man who allegedly ripped out cash registers at a Circle K in Phoenix.

  • (Source: Boredpanda.com)

    Unique feathered footwear takes flight in Japan

    Some fine, feathered fashion is really taking flight in Japan. A Japanese shoemaker's  fame is soaring, thanks to the unique pigeon shoes she created. Kyoto Ohata converted some old high heels into a pair of alarmingly realistic-looking pigeons. 

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Racial slurs spray-painted on home in El Mirage

    Police in El Mirage are investigating a possible hate crime. Racial slurs were found spray-painted on one family's home near Thunderbird and El Mirage roads. 

  • Actor, officers targeted by Phoenix Comicon armed suspect, police say

    Jason David Frank called the arrest of an armed man, who police said intended to harm officers and Frank on Thursday, an “eye-opening experience.”

  • A man and a woman were suspected of robbing a clothing store in Phoenix on May 12. (Source: Silent Witness)

    Silent Witness: Man, woman robbed clothing store in Phoenix

    Police were searching for a man and a woman suspected of robbing a clothing store in Phoenix.

  • A woman sustained minor injuries after a collision involving a vehicle and a semi truck on Saturday. (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)

    I-10 traffic backed up after crash involving semi, vehicle

    A collision involving a semi truck and a vehicle caused a traffic jam Saturday night on Interstate 10, officials said.

  • Memorial Day events around the Valley

    To many, Memorial Day weekend is about pool parties, cook-outs and a long weekend. But we can't forget that this holiday is about remembering service members who have sacrificed their lives in war for our country.  

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Golden Valley man killed in ultra glider crash

    A Golden Valley man was killed Saturday morning after his ultra glider aircraft crashed, authorities said.

  • (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)

    Heavy traffic continues into Memorial Day weekend

    Drivers heading north on Interstate 17 should expect delays due to heavy holiday traffic between Anthem and Black Canyon City, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

  • Westbound lanes of the I-10 were temporarily blocked as a medical helicopter responded to c rash that injured 12 people. (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)

    12 injured in rollover crash involving van on I-10 in Tonopah

    A dozen people were injured Saturday afternoon in a rollover crash involving a van on Interstate 10 in Tonopah.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Arizona health dept. notifies 2,500 of possible info breach

    The Arizona Department of Health Services has issued a notice to about 2,500 people about a possible breach of protected health information.

  • The Fashion and Business Resource Innovation Center (FABRIC) is usually used by those in the fashion industry, but this weekend it's open to the public. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Shop for a cause in Tempe this weekend

    There's a first of its kind event happening in Tempe this weekend bringing local fashion designers under one roof.

  • House fire displaces family of five in Phoenix

    A house fire has displaced a father and his four children. It happened Saturday morning around 6:30 a.m. at a house near 11th Avenue and Grant Street in Phoenix.

  • Dirty Dining May 26: Smoothie restaurant hit with 6 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 five restaurants with some of the highest number of "risk factors."  

  • Tempe fire says two family members were taken to the hospital following this crash. (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)

    6 family members hurt in crash on I-10

    Authorities say six people were hurt in a single-vehicle crash on U.S. 60 and Interstate 10 Saturday morning.

  • Southbound Interstate 17 in north Phoenix has reopened at Northern Avenue after a nearly two-hour closure that occurred after a naked man was hit by a car. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Naked man killed after being hit by car on I-17

    A naked man ran into the road and was hit by a vehicle early Friday morning on southbound I-17, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety.

  • (SOURCE: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    Pedestrian seriously hurt in hit-and-run crash at 75th Avenue

    Phoenix police are investigating a crash involving a pedestrian and a car. 

  • The holiday weekend will be sunny with temperatures in the upper 90s

    Another day filled with sunshine for the valley with temperatures climbing into the mid to upper 90s.

  • Arizona residents were prepared for Memorial Day weekend travel. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Drivers, pack your patience this holiday weekend

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    "We heard it was back-to-back traffic, so we got our snacks and drinks. We are just going to be very calm," said Jill Morse. Arizona drivers are prepared for traffic this holiday weekend.

  • A vehicle crashed into a wall and spun out on the I-10 in Goodyear. (Source: Arizona Department of Transportation)

    Car spins out after crashing into wall on I-10 in Goodyear

    A motorist was stopped by police after her vehicle crashed into a wall and spun out on Interstate 10 in Goodyear, police said.

  • David Pagniano, 55 (left), Sandra Pagniano, 39(Source: Yavapai County Sheriff's Office)

    Missing Prescott-area woman's body found

    The body of a missing Prescott woman has been found near Chino Valley. 

  • An up-and-coming Superhero named Focus will be at Comicon and the key to his super powers is actually the result of what some consider a disability. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Comic artist helping to launch autistic superhero

    Mixed in with all the fan favorite characters at Phoenix Comicon is an up-and-coming Superhero. His name is Focus and the key to his super powers is actually the result of what some consider a disability.

  • (Source: Gilbert Police Dept.)

    Gilbert police officer stops alleged DUI driver with his car

    A Gilbert police officer's heroic actions may have stopped an impaired driver from hurting anyone else. Gilbert police say an officer stopped an alleged DUI driver by using his car.

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