YUMA, Ariz. (AP) — Needing assistance due to staff shortages and increasing numbers of COVID-19 patients, including some requiring high levels of care, Yuma Regional Medical Center applied to the federal government for help.
PHOENIX (AP) — A driver has been arrested in connection with a crash that killed a motorcyclist in Phoenix, according to police said.
Police said 29-year-old David Moreno is accused of driving impaired in Saturday afternoon’s collision.
Phoenix Suns (33-9, first in the Western Conference) vs. San Antonio Spurs (16-27, 12th in the Western Conference)
San Antonio; Monday, 8:30 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Spurs -4.5; over/under is 224.5
PHOENIX (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were:
PHOENIX (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Triple Twist" game were:
(three, ten, twelve, twenty-nine, thirty-seven, thirty-nine)
PHOENIX (AP) _ The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Pick 3" game were:
SUN CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Two residents at an assisted living facility in Sun City are dead after an apparent murder-suicide Sunday, authorities said.
Maricopa County Sheriff’s officials said deputies were called out to the facility around 9:30 a.m.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A Tucson man has been sentenced to a decade in prison for the fatal shooting of his girlfriend in 2020.
Pima County prosecutors said Jahkwez Desean Wilson was given a 10-year prison term on a murder charge and eight months for reckless child abuse.
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey quietly tapped $95 million in federal coronavirus relief money in November to boost pay for state troopers, prison guards and workers in several other state departments deemed essential.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump falsely declared in a weekend rally that public health authorities are denying the COVID-19 vaccine to white people because of their race.
The former president seeded racial resentments in remarks that twisted the facts on public-health policy and exaggerated the effects of racially conscious antiviral treatment guidelines in New York.
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez has signed an executive order requiring all government workers on the tribe’s vast reservation to have a booster shot.
Nez also said tribal health officials have changed how the term “fully vaccinated” is defined by making it two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine plus a booster shot.
PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities were continuing to search Sunday for a suspect in the fatal shooting of a security guard in north Phoenix.
Police said officers were called to site around 10:30 p.m.
PHOENIX (AP) — Professional hockey players may be leaving Glendale’s Gila River Arena at the end of the NHL season, but a new team of professional bull riders is coming to town.
The Arizona Ridge Riders is one of eight teams in a league the Professional Bull Riders organization is launching.
Montreal Canadiens (7-24-5, eighth in the Atlantic) vs. Arizona Coyotes (8-24-4, eighth in the Central)
Glendale, Arizona; Monday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Montreal hits the road against Arizona looking to stop its eight-game road skid.
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Mikko Rantanen and Nathan MacKinnon scored two goals each, Darcy Kuemper had 20 saves for his first shutout of the season, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Arizona Coyotes 5-0 on Saturday night.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:
03-18-37-51-59, Powerball: 13, Power Play: 2
(three, eighteen, thirty-seven, fifty-one, fifty-nine; Powerball: thirteen; Power Play: two)
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Jabari Walker had 18 points and 13 rebounds — his eighth consecutive double-double — Keeshawn Barthelemy added 16 points and nine boards and Colorado beat Arizona State 75-57 on Saturday night.
PHOENIX (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were:
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Azoulas Tubelis soared in for a one-handed slam, looked to the crowd and flashed his biceps. Next trip down, same thing.
On a night when Arizona struggled from the perimeter, Tubelis and the Wildcats showed some flex on the inside.
PHOENIX (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Triple Twist" game were:
(eight, ten, thirty, thirty-one, thirty-three, thirty-four)
PHOENIX (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "The Pick" game were:
(seven, eight, sixteen, twenty-one, twenty-nine, forty-three)
PHOENIX (AP) — Martin Luther King III came to Arizona with harsh words for Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, whose refusal to change the Senate's Jim Crow-era filibuster rules makes voting rights legislation unlikely to pass.
PHOENIX (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Pick 3" game were:
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Endyia Rogers made a jump shot with 0.4 seconds left to lift Oregon to a 68-66 overtime win over No. 7 Arizona on Saturday.
The Ducks (9-5, 2-1 Pac-12) rallied from a 17-point second-half deficit with help from Te-Hina Paopao, who scored 24, as well as Nyara Sabally's 20 points and 13 rebounds and Sedona Prince's 16 points.
PHOENIX, Ariz. (AP) — State Treasurer Kimberly Yee announced Saturday she is dropping out of Arizona's crowded race for the Republican nomination for governor and will instead run for re-election to her current position.
PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona judge has upheld Republican Gov. Doug Ducey’s decision last year to cut $300 in supplemental monthly unemployment benefits provided by the federal government.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams must play without both of their starting safeties in their opening playoff game against the Arizona Cardinals on Monday night. Leading tackler Jordan Fuller is out for the season with a right ankle injury, and Taylor Rapp is in the NFL's concussion protocol.
PHOENIX (AP) — A 16-year-old working a fast-food restaurant's drive-thru window was shot and seriously wounded by a customer following an argument about an order, Phoenix police said Saturday.
The customer walked up to the window, pulled out a handgun and shot the employee, a police statement said.
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — If Kyler Murray wants to understand just how important it is to seize the opportunity whenever a team reaches the NFL playoffs, the Arizona Cardinals star only needs to look at his counterpart across the field at SoFi Stadium on Monday night.
ARIZONA (11-6) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (12-5)
Monday, 8:15 p.m. EST, ESPN/ABC
BETTING LINE: Rams by 4, according to FanDuel SportsBook.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Their state budgets flush with cash, Democratic and Republican governors alike want to spend some of the windfall on projects aimed at slowing climate change and guarding against its consequences, from floods and wildfires to dirty air.
Detroit's mayor believes tens of thousands of residents in the majority-Black city were missed in the 2020 census.
Phoenix Suns (32-9, first in the Western Conference) vs. Detroit Pistons (10-31, 14th in the Eastern Conference)
Detroit; Sunday, 1 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Detroit hosts Phoenix looking to extend its four-game home winning streak.
Colorado Avalanche (23-8-3, second in the Central) vs. Arizona Coyotes (8-23-4, eighth in the Central)
Glendale, Arizona; Saturday, 9 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Coyotes +273, Avalanche -352; over/under is 6.5
DENVER (AP) — Nazem Kadri scored the winner in a shootout and the Colorado Avalanche extended the NHL's longest home winning streak in nearly four years to 13 games with a 4-3 victory over the undermanned Arizona Coyotes on Friday night.
HONOLULU (AP) — Todd Graham resigned as the University of Hawaii’s football coach Friday, stepping down amid controversy after completing the second-year of a five-year contract.
Graham resigned a week after former players and some parents testified before a state legislative hearing, criticizing the coach's management style and relationships with players.
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
05-08-13-22-48, Mega Ball: 25, Megaplier: 2
(five, eight, thirteen, twenty-two, forty-eight; Mega Ball: twenty-five; Megaplier: two)
PHOENIX (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were:
PHOENIX (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Triple Twist" game were:
(four, eleven, thirty-five, thirty-six, thirty-nine, forty-two)
PHOENIX (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Pick 3" game were:
PHOENIX (AP) — Gov. Doug Ducey on Friday proposed a tax credit for Arizona's low-income workers, the first time in his eight years of pushing tax cuts that he pitched a benefit targeted at the bottom end of the income spectrum.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's attorney general is asking federal prosecutors to open a criminal investigation into 16 Republicans who submitted false certificates stating they were the state's presidential electors despite Joe Biden's 154,000-vote victory in 2020.