Details are scant in serious Phoenix car crash

The news reports of the violent accident are brief. What we know: two vehicles were in a late-night collision in West Phoenix. Two men were extricated from a vehicle by emergency responders. Both men are in their 30s and both sustained severe injuries in the crash. The two were listed at a nearby hospital in… read more

Phoenix Mercury ready to rise after tumultuous off-season

She stands tall on the basketball court but has struggled in recent days off of the court. Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner even had to go to a court with her attorney after her then-fiancée Glory Johnson accused her of domestic violence. The domestic violence charges were the beginning of a few weeks of whirling… read more

Arizona is toughest state in nation on DUI

The Grand Canyon State has been slowly, surely, steadily toughening its drunken driving laws over time. Year after year and law after law, the desired goal has finally been attained: Arizona is now the state with the toughest DUI laws in the nation. That’s what financial website WalletHub has determined, anyway. And if you ask… read more

Delayed diagnosis results in two extra surgeries

She was 36 years old and wanted to have a baby. She and her OBGYN decided she would undergo a minimally invasive surgical procedure to enhance her odds of having a successful pregnancy. However, during the pregnancy, her small bowel was perforated. That error is not considered medical malpractice by her attorney, however. It was… read more

Magic flier?

It’s almost like magic, its proponents claim. You simply drive up to a DUI checkpoint, holding a flier from FairDUI.org to your window, along with your driver’s license, and police wave you through and on your way. That’s the claim in videos and elsewhere online, according to a recent news story. In fact, we watched… read more

Phoenix Mercury star rebounding from domestic violence charge

Last season ended in glory for the Phoenix Mercury, who won their third WNBA title. Star center Brittney Griner helped lead the sweep of the Chicago Sky in the finals. The offseason has been a lot bumpier than the tough pro basketball life, however, as 6-foot-eight-inch Griner was arrested at her Phoenix-area home for domestic… read more