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3OYS: Scottsdale woman charged $700 for laser hair removal services she never used

azfamily.com — SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Sarah Rabiah is a college student who likes to feel and look nice. But there's one beauty regimen she doesn't look forward to. "I hate shaving. It's the worst," she said. "I love laser hair removal."
Nov 27, 2014

RT @JimmCarr: 3OYS: Scottsdale woman charged $700 for laser hair removal services she never used: Simplicity Laser conti... az3.tv/1vQugzq #az

Court asked to decide on release of autopsy info of Bullhead City girl

azfamily.com — KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) -- Mohave County prosecutors are asking a court to decide whether to grant a news reporter's request for release of autopsy records and photos of an 8-year-old homicide victim. The prosecutors' court filing Wednesday took no position on releasing the autopsy report for Isabella "Bella" Grogan-Cannella of Bullhead City, but opposed releasing photos of the girl's unclothed body.
Nov 26, 2014

Court asked to decide on release of autopsy info on child homicide victim. AP: bit.ly/1uXDsRa

2 killed in collision at Gilbert intersection

azfamily.com — GILBERT, Ariz. (AP) -- Gilbert police two men are dead following a two-vehicle collision at an intersection. The collision occurred early Wednesday morning at the intersection of McQueen and Elliot roads. The victims' identities were not released immediately. © 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.

3OYS: Motorist says Maricopa County "negligent" for damaging car

azfamily.com — PHOENIX -- Theresa Curtis has a job that requires her to drive. That's why she recently traded in her old car and decided to upgrade to a 2011 Chrysler 200. "I just bought it about three months ago," Curtis told 3 On Your Side. Curtis loves the way her car drives and looks.
Nov 26, 2014

Scottsdale Motorist says Maricopa County "negligent" for damage azfamily.com/news/mobile/Sc…

Phoenix rolls out bike share program

azfamily.com — PHOENIX (AP) -- Phoenix is about to become more bike friendly. The city is rolling out its new bike share program called Grid Bike Share on Tuesday. The program has 100 bikes at 27 different locations in and around Phoenix's central corridor.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @ChrisRHamilton: Phoenix rolls out bike share azfamily.com/news/Phoenix-r… Welcome to our @bikeshare family! Bikes make our cities better places. Phoenix gets it.

McSally asks judge to dismiss Barber lawsuit

azfamily.com — TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- Martha McSally has asked a federal court judge to dismiss a lawsuit by Democratic Rep. Ron Barber that seeks to stop the official certification of election results. McSally has claimed victory in the 2nd Congressional District race in southern Arizona after leading Barber, the incumbent, with 161 votes.

Man refurbishing bikes for cancer research after twin brother dies

azfamily.com — PHOENIX -- If you're in the market for a new bike, consider a used one from GMF Bicycle Shop near 16th Street and Bethany Home Road in Phoenix. These bikes have a special story. Opening up a bike shop had always been a dream for David Claffey and his twin brother, Kyle.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @azfamily Man refurbishing bikes for cancer research after twin brother dies. @3TVODonnell reports - az3.tv/1th5GBJ

Brothel owner says Valley isn't ready for influx of Super Bowl sex workers

azfamily.com — SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- We're only two months away from the Super Bowl in Arizona and while teams and fans focus on the playoff picture, law enforcement has been working to stem the tide of sex workers who always follow the action. But some critics believe those efforts will fall well short and they have one videotaped piece of evidence.

Transgender woman wants prostitution-related conviction overturned

azfamily.com — PHOENIX - A transgender woman says she was targeted unconstitutionally and wants her conviction overturned. Monica Renee Jones was prosecuted on a law related to prostitution. Jones had so many supporters in court Monday that it was standing room only in the tiny courtroom.

Watch LIVE: St. Louis awaits grand jury decision on Ferguson

azfamily.com — FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- A grand jury has reached a decision about whether to indict a Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown. In a brief email to reporters, a spokesman for St. Louis County's top prosecutor said the decision would be announced at 8 p.m.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @3tvnewsdesk: St Louis Prosecutor Bob McColluch about to announce grand jury decision, watch live here az3.tv/11rbzVO @azfamily

Nov 24, 2014

Any minute... RT @azfamily #Ferguson decision expected at 7 p.m. AZ time. Watch live stream here: az3.tv/11rbzVO

VA fires Phoenix hospital director

azfamily.com — WASHINGTON (AP) -- The head of the troubled Phoenix veterans' hospital was fired Monday as the Veterans Affairs Department continued its crackdown on wrongdoing in the wake of a nationwide scandal over long wait times for veterans seeking medical care and falsified records covering up the delays.

Special needs cheer team attends regionals

azfamily.com — PHOENIX - 3TV viewers came through to help a group of special needs cheerleaders who were hoping to raise enough money to participate in a regional competition in California. The Southeast Pop Warner Challenger Cheer team was on "Good Morning Arizona" a couple of weeks ago.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @azfamily: Special needs cheer team from Ariz. attends regionals with help from 3TV viewers - az3.tv/1vGlOTf pic.twitter.com/Z44V0PcOYx

Black Friday electronics deals

azfamily.com — Deals Diva Alicia Markham shared how to save on electronics for those tech lovers who plan on shopping this Friday. Radio Shack opens 8 a.m. Thanksgiving Day to start off their deals and the first 50 people get touchscreen gloves for free. Best Buy opens 5 p.m.

Brewer loses bid to get ruling reconsidered

azfamily.com — PHOENIX (AP) -- An appeals court has turned down Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's request to reconsider its ruling that blocked her policy of denying driver's licenses to young immigrants who have avoided deportation under an Obama administration policy.
Nov 24, 2014

Brewer loses bid to get reconsideration of ruling on denial of licenses to some immigrants. bit.ly/1vGN1G8

Katy Perry to perform at Super Bowl halftime show

azfamily.com — NEW YORK (AP) -- Will Katy Perry be a firework at the Super Bowl? Will she show them what she's worth? Will she let her colors burst? NFL announced late Sunday - after rumors swirled for weeks - that the pop star will headline the Pepsi Super Bowl halftime show on Feb.

Woman shot and killed in Glendale neighborhood

azfamily.com — GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Police are investigating after a woman was shot and killed early Monday morning. It happened shortly after midnight. The woman was found near a home in the 5700 block of west Cortez Street. That is between Cactus Road and Peoria Avenue. She was shot multiple times, according to police.

Ariz. girl's organ donation saves life of Minn. boy

azfamily.com — PHOENIX -- It's a powerful story of heartbreak and hope. A little boy was on the brink of death, and his family was holding onto hope for a miracle. Little did they know, their prayers would be answered by a total stranger 2,000 miles away. "I've been meaning to write for a long time.