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"jim cross" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"A wildfire expert Jim cross right after we check in with detour damper traffic but first our top story coronavirus in Arizona all right if you don't have a facemask better find one the Phoenix city council will hold an emergency session this morning where it's expected to require them in public but at least one council member tells KTA are there's one part of the mandate he can't get on board with K. D. A. R. Jeremy foster joins us live yeah Jimmy nail kit guide told there was all this morning news yesterday mandating masks it's about safety not enforcement but councilman sal the CCO told me last night those caught without a mask in their possession under this order could face a fine of up to two hundred and fifty dollars and it is going to be a police action this is the part that concerns me the most we can all agree that individuals should be wearing a mask but to have a police action and to use police resources to go after individuals that are not wearing a mask is ridiculous the council is expected to meet at nine this morning to see see also says the voter mandate mask in public will likely pass pretty easily live in the new center Jeremy foster KTAR news a lot of people were hoping our summer he would kill the corona virus but we're not going to get off that easy our state health director Dr Kerr Chris explained on the Mike Broomhead show influenza is usually higher in the winter and we believe that that's because people are indoors and in close proximity in the United States and when they can go outdoors you have more physical space and she says the problem with Arizona's heat is it usually drives people inside where the virus is more likely to spread remember you can get all the latest developments in the pandemic and find some great resources at KTAR dot com slash coronavirus right now let's try to get you where you need to go detour Dan is live in the valley Chevy dealers traffic center I love the fried delights commute said just a few break like on the west side right I was gonna say it is been so good and then you and I get together at eight o'clock and all of a sudden it showed up but Hey there's only a few it's nothing major at all but let's go over an east about one a one you got added an extra minute or two there's brake lights that have developed between cave creek and the fifty one interchange they're minor their light but it will cost you an extra minute or two and I. ten eastbound it's actually develop two to three extra minutes now sixteen minute ride eastbound ten from the one on one end of the fifty one and the seventeen south of the brake light showed back up here at the Central Avenue bridge reconstruction we're gonna have to add a couple of minutes here do a fifteen minute ride from Peoria down to the I. ten split the traffic report brought to you by read about weight loss for a limited time new patients get for free fat burner plus boosters and a free consul available by video from home or in person at select locations get started at.
Top Arizona health official says to continue avoiding mass gatherings
"Arizona's health director says it's on you to make good decisions to help slow the spread of coronavirus she wants you to avoid mass gatherings like those in Scottsdale's old town and on the Salt River over Memorial Day weekend K. D. A. R. as Jim crosses live in Phoenix yeah Jamie those packed places with little social distancing certainly caught the world's attention on Facebook on Twitter other platforms Dr cara Chris says most Arizona she believes are making good decisions to help slow down the spread of coronavirus I think that people are practicing good physical distance saying I've seen a lot of masks out in public I've seen a lot of hand washing I I think people are having a a positive impact on that as well she also expects to see the cover nineteen cases continue but she believes measures are in place to prevent a hi spike high peak in the future in those
Phoenix police officer killed, 2 others injured in shooting
"A domestic violence call turns deadly for the Phoenix police department that's our top story and Jerry foster is in for Jamie west nine eight twenty three thousand eight hundred thirty six north forty of drive thru officer down Charlie ten Charlie ten yeah that initial call of a deadly officer involved shooting in north Phoenix courtesy of broadcastify a long time Phoenix police department veteran shot and killed last night during a domestic dispute two other officers were also wounded but expected to survive KTA ours Jim cross joins us live near fortieth Avenue and pinnacle peak in north Phoenix with the latest gem yeah Germany thirty one years on the force commander Greg Carmichael shot and killed in a home after responding to roommates and a fight to other officer's name was not released yet both female were also shot taken to the hospital they're expected to recover of a suspect a twenty two year old man was shot and killed by police Phoenix police sergeant Mercedes Porsche and spoke about the fallen officer conical just months away from retirement
House expected to pass massive coronavirus relief package
"The massive two point two trillion dollar stimulus package is expected to pass the U. S. house but will do so without the support of Arizona Republican congressman Andy Biggs KTA ours Jim crosses live in the new center yeah bother us because Biggs tells isn't as morning news the relief package contains hundreds of billions of dollars in spending that doesn't get to the people who need it the most mostly small business folks that need this assistance in this help they just they just flush this and they sat down and created a Christmas tree of literally hundreds of billions of dollars of spending they have nothing to do with trying to put people back to work the president expected to sign the stimulus bill into law as soon as it reaches his desk after it clears Congress at some point today or tonight
Wall Street plunges at the open as pandemic fears heighten
"Street fears over corona virus led to the single biggest point decline in history yesterday as the Dow closed down nearly twelve hundred points ABC's Rebecca Jarvis begins our team coverage with more on potential economic consequences the biggest question on wall street's mind is how long and how severe will this outbreak become because as U. S. consumers watch these headlines and make choices about their travel about dining out about spending time in public places all of that has economic consequences and the longer the outbreak last and the more dire those decisions become if they do go down that path the worse it becomes for jobs in the U. S. economy and the Dow is open down by more than seven hundred points I'm Jim cross live the new center head of the Arizona chamber of commerce and industry a glamour says it's a matter of time before Arizona's economy is impacted hammer says impacted tourism among his biggest concerns that industry along provides jobs for about three hundred thousand Arizona or at the brace for impact part of the program when it comes to corona virus that spread is simply been too significant to believe that it's not going to impact
Trump to give State of the Union address ahead of expected acquittal at impeachment trial
"Well president trump delivers the state of the union address tonight on the eve of his likely acquittal in the Senate impeachment trial let's go live to KTA hours Jim cross for preview urging here the president will deliver his state of the union address this evening in valley political experts and bars it can't imagine a more tension filled circumstance for a president to deliver a state of the union in the entire world will be for looking focused and paying attention to the United States capitol and the president's speech and it's what an
Arizona mother arrested on suspicion of killing her three young children
"Are horrendous triple murder in south Phoenix of three young children and police say the mother has admitted to killing them KTA ours Jim crosses live near twenty fourth street in southern yeah Bob officers found a seven month old girl two year old girl and a three year old boy inside of this home last night they had been explicit by reporters trying to revive them but it was too late moments ago Phoenix was sergeant Mercedes fortune told Arizona's morning news there twenty two year old mother has admitted she kill these children the father in another relative haven't been arrested they were at home too I could say they're they're not from Arizona it sounds like they just moved here from out of state so that's something that dark investigators will be looking into as well so far police have not released the cause of death that will be determined by the county medical
Mexico confirms arrests in cartel massacre of Mormon family
"We have some major developments to bring you in the ambush killings of nine American women and children in northern Mexico in fact it's our top story in here's Jenny west Mexico security secretary says arrests have been made in last week's brutal murders by suspected cartel gunmen in northern Mexico K. D. A. R. as Jim crosses live with the latest yeah Germany so far Mexico still not releasing any information details about the number of arrests or where this happened what Gruber cartel the suspects maybe part of others came after arrest last week of a suspect in our free a south of Douglas Arizona that was later found not to be connected to these are murders thirteen year old Devon Langford's mother and two brothers were killed in this ambush he then walked fourteen miles to get help for the other eight children who survive under my mind
Arizona official charged with human smuggling in adoption fraud
"First shocking allegations this morning I guess one of the valleys top elected leaders he's been arrested accused of smuggling pregnant women into the U. S. and selling their babies it's our top story in his Jimmy west Maricopa county assessor Paul Peterson has been indicted in an adoption fraud scheme that involves human smuggling the sale of children and tapping into our state's Medicaid system K. D. A. R. Jim crosses life with a stunning story yeah Jamie Peterson arrested near Gilo battle last night on the way back from California booked and America county jail he faces charges in three states are as in Arkansas Utah and Arizona Arizona's Attorney General's office told us twenty eight women from the Marshall Islands gave birth in Arizona Utah's AG says Peterson accused of transporting more than forty pregnant Marshall Islands women ended that state during the past three years I did a long history of adoption related exploitation in the Marshall Islands adoptions between the U. S. in the Marshall Islands are banned now Peterson has for years run adoption law practice in mesa charging up to forty thousand dollars per doctor according to his website he illegally obtained services allegedly from Arizona's Medicaid system for the women by falsely claiming that they were Arizona
Biggest oil price surge since 1991 as 'locked and loaded' U.S. points finger at Iran for attack
"Yeah how much will the price of filling up go up at the palm after these drone attacks possible cruise missile attacks on a couple of giants Saudi oil facilities over the weekend and knocked out more than half of Saudis oil output U. S. blaming Iran Iran's denying that of course it's really coming from the the the who fees in Yemen who the Saudis have been fighting against Iran has been backing them and we'll get to the geopolitical aspects all this and whether or not we could be headed to war coming up at about five forty this morning when we speak with the former CIA station chief in the Middle East but the main thing you probably want to know right now is how much more my gonna be paying for gas and Patrick DeHaan with gas but he says you could see a ten to twenty set price hike here in Arizona over the next few days average gas prices across Arizona have increased seven tenths of a penny in the last week in currently stand at two eighty two a gallon the national average meanwhile has increased about a penny to two fifty seven K. D. A. R. senior news reporter Jim crosses following this story closely for us Jim and that's a pretty steep hike and it's because we're especially dependent on Saudi oil here right yeah Arizona on the west coast more reliance on us Saudi oil than most places in the country that attack this weekend shut off five percent of the global output this is the largest oil facility in Saudi Arabia the world's biggest petroleum processing facility and the president again says that U. S. reserves are available if it comes to that I believe were pretty good shape as far as reserves right now on the west coast in the hot again thanks will go up maybe ten or twenty cents over the next few weeks but we're already above the national average consider late what almost two eighty three now yeah he doesn't believe we will reach the high water mark the we were at in the spring which is three nineteen in Arizona but what he's basing it it's possible maybe three a. Lil bit above three dollars a gallon yeah and you were telling me a little earlier that we saw the biggest surge in oil prices in a long time because of this attack yeah nationally when this happened had one up nineteen percent on crude oil that's the biggest job sense the Persian Gulf War started back in nineteen ninety one wow so that really is a big jump is is kind of backed off a little bit from that but yeah it's down around ten or eleven percent nine percent right now just still that you don't here's the thing I I always say to myself well you know how much of my gonna notice but you know it if you're if fuel in your car go up to goes from you know thirty Bucks the fifty Bucks that's twenty dollars you can't spend on something else like food retiring some dead or whatever the case may be yeah I mean gas prices I mean that it's going to hurt I mean a lot of people probably I mean even a dime or you know twenty cents that that's still a shock to a lot of people yeah it really is all right Jim cross going to continue to follow the story for us
"jim cross" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"Is five thirty you're listening to arizona's morning news i'm jim sharpe and coming up governor ducey his seen the video that's prompted accusations of excessive force by phoenix police there's more to the story let's find out what there is and then let's make decisions those comments on k._t._a._r. as another multimillion dollar claim is filed against the department by a woman who says she was sexually assaulted by a female officer that's our top story here's jayme west more now about of women's claims that phoenix officer sexually assaulted her while searching for drugs the woman's lawyer claims erica reynolds was about to tell the city council her story they arrested her mere hours before she was sent to talk they lied to her attorneys about having her in police custody and they interrogated her for hours also says police did an illegal body cavity search looking for drugs which they didn't find they're suing for twelve and a half million dollars the phoenix police believes that they can do whatever they want to you as soon as an officer claims that you're suspected of a crime erica reynolds has convictions related to drug activity and assault with a deadly weapon peter say more k._t._a._r. news in his statement the police department says the officer involved in the search of the woman was suspended it goes on to say it takes allegations of misconduct seriously ambled provide reports from the investigation and arrests today and i'm jim cross live in the news center governor doug ducey does not believe there's a systemic problem with the phoenix police department told k._t._a._r. mac and gaydos yesterday recent departmental issues are instead the result of bad decisions from individuals i enlarge the men and women that are on our police forces are great people and they put themselves in harm's way every day to keep us safe i'm thankful for that but i wanna see equal justice and i want to see fair treatment governor praise annexe police chief jerry williams for transparency and accountability since the department came under fire the cellphone video showing an officer pointing gutting yelling expletives at a family including two young children during a shoplifting call live in the news center jim cross k._t._a._r. news coming up in a moment at update on that huge fire burning east.
Phoenix police release video of alleged shoplifting that led to standoff
"News coming up, Phoenix. Maybe one of the safest places to be right now, because of who's in town, but I looking at the video the officers extremely agitated. The language is extremely outdated. That's why Phoenix police chief and the mayor will be talking face to face with residence tonight about the latest allegations of excessive force by officers its top story. And here's Jamie west Phoenix police chief, Jerry Williams hopes community meeting this evening, will begin the healing process after the national controversy surrounding video showing officers pointing guns and shouting profanity's at a family during a shoplifting call. There are a lot of new developments. We begin live with KTAR, Jim cross, Jimmy. A lot of people expected to be a pilgrim respite church tonight, fourteenth street in Jefferson starting at six. The doors open at five. It's expected to last for several hours. The next Merrick geigo police chief, Jerry Williams will be there. The public's concerns Williams joined Ona's morning news yesterday. The one person in. Our community who doesn't feel safe when engaging with the police department, we have to work to that do also wanna remind folks, though, twenty nine hundred this need your support still of the community twenty nine hundred still go out and do an amazing job to everyday offense. Police have released store surveillance video the shoplifting incident eventually led up to the situation between the family and police captured on citizen video at an apartment complex. You can see that at KTAR dot
"jim cross" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"You listening to Arizona's morning news and coming up new developments this morning in the videotape, the rest of a couple of parents in Phoenix, and I'm glad it was caught on video, because everybody sees it and I was just letting him know complying with U driven aims, telling story was encountered MSNBC. Meanwhile, Phoenix police chief Jerry Williams apologizing. I assure you that this incident is not Representative of the majority of Phoenix police officers, and it's our top story. And here's Jimmy west. Keithly says she's disturbed by the actions and language captured on a video of an officer drawing his gun in yelling profanities. If the family our expanded coverage begins live with KTAR's Jim cross, Jamie started with police responding to a shoplifting. Call Phoenix police chief Jerry Williams Till's, Arizona's morning news. They fled from officers to an apartment complex, where citizen video captured. The officer gun drawn shouting perfect comments at a man his pregnant fiancee, with one four year old children nearby. When you're looking at the video, the officers, extremely agitated, the language is extremely agitated. So I get that there was this, heightened sense of awareness, but at the end of the day, we preach and practice de-escalation Williams issues, getting calls for resignation position was born and raised in the department, and if anyone can fix it. It's her community meeting about the incident is coming up tomorrow night. Pilgrim rest Baptist church downtown Phoenix at six o'clock live the news center, Jim cross KTAR news chief Sylvia Moyer told. Mike O'Neill on KTAR the think tank the role of police officer is changed greatly. She says they're now facing greater stress at seems due to violence, a mental health issues have been inserted into a number of social issues that we have not traditionally been engaged while you're says her department is improving training for evaluating and properly responding to a variety of situations Tempe. Officers are also being encouraged to get regular counseling to relieve stress. Coming up an update on the Woodbury that giant fire, that's up in the superstitions.
AP finds 13,000 asylum seekers on border wait lists
"I the border patrols latest numbers. Jaw-dropping? We must maintain the ability to deliver consequences or we will lose control of the border. That's our top story. Here's Jamie west. Arizona's immigration crisis. The number of border crossers taken into custody last month is the highest since two thousand seven with no signs of slowing down KTAR. Jim cross begins. Our live team coverage with the latest stats German one hundred ten thousand people apprehended the word last month of seven thousand more than in March border patrol chief Carla provost testified before a Senate committee yesterday says agents are overwhelmed about forty percent are now just focused on the humanitarian crisis cannot address this crisis by simply shifting more resources or building more facilities. It's like holding a bucket under a faucet. It doesn't matter. How many buckets you give me if we can't turn off the flow while the majority of the operations are asylum seekers from Central America. She says not all they've arrested thirty five hundred people with gang affiliations and criminal records of the past few months and assaults on agents of by twenty percent live in the news center. Jim cross KTAR news. And I'm KTAR Jeremy foster on a Senator Martha mcsally just told Ona's more. News. Those apprehension numbers will continue to get worse. If congress doesn't act I working with the White House, Senator Lindsey Graham, we are going to have some loophole clothing legislation. But I recommend we swift. We bring to the floor, and we need to have pressure on the other side of the aisle. We need sixty votes says Democrats continue to hold things up, and it's going to take the American people calling in pressuring them to take action before
Wall Street falls after Trump's China tariff threat
"Story. Wall Street is trying to find its way back after the president threatened to slap more tariffs on China yesterday. KTAR? Jim cross is live in the news center about the Dow up and down almost four hundred seventy five points this morning. It's back to now about two twenty five down valley. Economist Elliott Pollack says that won't happen overnight. But he believes China and the US can strike a deal. Ultimately, we'll be result. And they'll be resolved our favor, but it's going to be a slow going. And there's gonna be some hint in combat once in a while tweet Trump and in China now says APRIL's excellent jobs report also took some of the sting out of what's happening today on the
Trump Calls For Asylum-Seekers To Pay Fees, Proposing New Restrictions
"Harrison is immigration crisis. President Trump wants to charge asylum seekers a processing fee. Let's get the details. Live from KTAR. Jim cross, Jamie memo. The president directed is attorney general and security secretary to come up with new regulations that would ensure most asylum applications are wrapped up in one hundred and eighty days and also charges Silom seekers fee to process their claims and prohibit those who enter illegally from receiving authorisation to work. The president has set a ninety day deadline for the new
Dolphins 'Close' to Josh Rosen Trade After Cardinals Draft Kyler Murray
"Forward. Arizona cardinals. Coach cliff Kingsbury is pretty happy with the team's first round draft pick. That's our top story. And here's Jamie west. Arizona Cardinals elect Tyler Murray, high praise cardinals talk pick from Ron woolfe Lee. There was on a sports ninety eight seven FM. Let's get the story live from KTAR. Jim cross, Jamie. Wolf says Murray the most explosive player in the draft. But he tells us more news, it's not the decision. He would have gone with. He would've traded the pick away removed. Any doubt about the cardinals current quarterback? Josh Rosen who was last year's first round pack believe Josh Rosen would be very very good and cliff kings, berries offense. But having said that Jimmy let me tell you. There would have been remorse remorse because I think he's Russell Wilson actually says a much more explosive version of the Seahawks quarterback who just signed the richest contract and National Football League
Mexican Soldiers Pointing Guns At American Troops At The Border
"Harrison is immigration crisis. Mexican soldiers are pointing guns at US troops along the border. President Trump says that's going to stop. We start our team coverage. Now KTAR Jeremy foster live with more came out in a tweak this morning, Bob. From the president saying Mexican soldiers recently pulled guns at our national guard troops national border patrol council. Chief brain a judge told morning news. It's a diversionary tactic history of Mexican military crossing the border making incursions into the United States and oftentimes are doing to describe our border patrol agents from what's really happening, which is narcotics being smuggled across the border. President also tweeted today he's sending troops to the border. As a result. Judge says he's heard that's being discussed but hasn't heard actually happening right now live in the news center. Jeremy foster KTAR news. I'm Jim cross live in the news center last weekend, border patrol cameras captured masked heavily-armed smugglers full tactical gear leading Central American mom and her eight year old son through vehicle. Into the US near Louisville border patrol agent. Jacob stupid Berg typically in this area. Individuals from Central America will pay in the neighborhood of seven thousand dollars to be smuggled across and this is also the same area where we have large groups of individuals that have crossed the border in months
"jim cross" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"I'm Jim Sharpe. You sit. Arizona's morning news and coming up. Here's a good question. How young is too young to have a credit card a lot of children are carrying plastic. But before we get to that and overnight move by the Pentagon to start building the border wall. That's our top story. And here's Jamie west. The Pentagon has okayed a billion dollars for border fencing more than a month after President Trump declared a national emergency with our team coverage live with KTAR Jim cross, Jamie. The army corps of engineer will begin planning and building about sixty miles of eighteen foot high fencing and human El Paso, Arizona. Republican Senator Martha mcsally joined Arizona's morning news. Couple of hours ago and says the billion dollars from the Pentagon one impact projects that are as a military basis. She says, here's where the dollars are coming from asset forfeiture funds from the IRS their reprogramming money into a count within the DOD that specifically authorized for border security and building roads and fences the border patrol saying agents are dealing with massive. Of Central American groups almost on a daily basis. Now live in the news center. Jim cross KTAR news Trump came through on his promise to veto efforts to end his national security declaration for the border today. The house will vote on overturning his veto President Trump issued the very first veto of his presidency to cancel the resolution that would have terminated his national emergency. And now in the house they're hoping to override the veto voting today. Both chambers would need a two-thirds majority in order to override the veto meaning the veto override is likely to fail. Serena Marshall, ABC news Capitol Hill. At eight thirty two or check in again with detour.
"jim cross" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"KTAR's. Jim cross is live in the news center during this all started with a suspect thinking someone at this home, at stolen as wallet court documents show, the shooter twenty nine year old Jeffrey Ron moved room to room in the home opening fire with a handgun killing seventeen year old Shelby, avert LaRussa an infant was found under her legs. The baby is fine. Thirty year old or hey Rodriguez. Also killed four other men were shot. They survived wrong being held on a one million dollar bond. Two counts of first degree murder. Among other charges live in the news center. Jim cross KTAR news America woman faces serious charges for allegedly abusing her seven adopted children. KTAR's Madison, Spence has more forty eight year old Michelle Hackney is facing child abuse and molestation charges. ABC fifteen reported Hackney force the kids too. Act in YouTube, videos, and punish them. If they forgot lines. According to the police report her kids were locked in a closet for days out of time with no food water or bathroom access. Police were notified of the abused by Hackney's adult biological daughter to others are facing charges for failing to report the abuse to beliefs Madison spent KTAR news a grant funded program to reduce hospital. Readmission rates is seeing real success in Peoria, Jim Bratcher with the Peoria fire department says the program has cut down return E R visit rates by eighty nine percent. The program was focused on helping people who frequently utilize the nine one one system for healthcare issues that probably can be addressed by other components of the healthcare system. Bradford says they focused on helping patients find preventative healthcare options. He says this was based on a sample size of seventy four people. Well, the lineup for the fiftieth anniversary Woodstock festival has been unveiled. Ex- credence. Clearwater revival. Frontman John Fogerty and rapper common. Are among the artists scheduled to perform Woodstock fifty kicks off? August sixteenth in Watkins, Glen, New York. And now for a check on traffic..
More Measles Cases Emerge in Arizona
"Coach county health department is confirming its third case of mumps. And now Pima county has the first case of measles this year in Arizona KTAR. Jim cross is live with the story. Jamie one year old child first person of the year, confirm measles in Arizona. Paula Mandel with accounting health says the last case they saw was four years ago. Twenty fifteen we had one case of measles. And prior to twenty fifteen the last time we had measles was in two thousand eight we had an outbreak at that time. She says the child traveled to Asia party getting the Maizels coaches county health confirming the third case of mumps in the state school student or Douglas, I let student had been vaccinated now recovering. Meanwhile, two cases of moms I reported so far here, America county state and county health departments urging people to get caught up on their backs
Former NBA star Mike Bibby under investigation for alleged sexual abuse
"Is confirming that Phoenix police have opened an investigation into the alleged sexual abuse harassment of shadow mountain high school staff member by the boy's head basketball. Coach, Mike Bibby KTAR's. Jim cross has more is a former university of Arizona NBA basketball star. In a statement the district says they learned of the Phoenix police investigation bevy February fourteenth at the request of Phoenix PD. The district's internal investigation was suspended until the conclusion of the Phoenix police departments active investigation into the allegations. Phoenix police department says the investigation is I going they have an and a suspect or
"jim cross" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"Here's our top story. The paradise valley unified school district is confirming that Phoenix police have opened an investigation into the alleged sexual abuse arrangement of a shadow mountain high school staff member by the boy's head basketball. Coach, Mike Bibby KTAR. Jim cross is live in the news center, Bibi. A former university of Arizona NBA basketball star. In a statement, the district tells case here, they learned of the Phoenix pedia investigation of baby February fourteenth at the request of police district and internal investigation was suspended until Phoenix police wrapped up their active investigation. Now, the Philippine police department says the investigation is ongoing they have not named a suspect or recommended any charges. Levin is Senator Jim cross KTAR news. The United States house is expected to vote today to roll back President Trump's declaration of a national emergency to fund construction of a fence along the US Mexico border. Arizona Democratic Congress. Greg Stanton says this emergency declaration is putting significant projects at Luke air force base at risk the money that he would use for his policy would come from other important, military installation infrastructure project, exactly the kind of money that's been allocated specifically for Luke air force base. Standing also believes the Senate will approve rolling back the emergency declaration before the president uses a veto for the first time. Mesa's police chief says they've made changes in their use of force policy and former police officer Brandon Tatum says the new policies are actually for the public. You tells KTAR MAC and Gaydos that most officers are trained not to use excessive force, but this is giving them guidelines. I'm hoping that this new found disciplinary matrix for this type of use of force. Don't deter new offices from using force. If they believe is necessary in fear. Retaliation Tatum says this sends the message that Mesa police are going to take us. A force more seriously moving forward KTAR is on the economy could coyotes make the playoffs while a tight race for the wildcard playoff. Spot is showing a glimmer of hope Glendale mayor Jerry wires says it's an exciting time for that city where we've come from six years ago, we were on the verge of bankruptcy fixing a lot of the issues we have fixing partnerships with a lot of the team know, we finally got things turned around. And now with the success of the teams that only compounds it just makes it that much better. And of course, if the coyotes make the playoffs that good mean more money coming into the city because more games will be played me. Your wires says they're crossing their fingers hoping the playoffs make their way to Glendale putting more heads in hotel rooms and bounce to feed in their restaurants. Now time for a check on traffic..
Trump doubts lawmakers can reach acceptable border security deal
"And here's Jamie west if the government has reopened lawmakers now have until February fifteenth to come up with a deal for border security KTAR Jim cross is live to begin our team coverage. Jamie almost four hundred thousand furloughed federal workers going back to work today. KTAR political expert Mike O'neil says he thinks Democrats and Republicans will reach a deal by mid February that did not include necessarily the funding for the president's border wall. But it would include funding for border security measures. We'll have some border security measures that will allow the president. And if he wants to to claim that he push things in his direction in the got enough of what he wanted all the president has threatened to shut down the government again, if he doesn't get the funding for a physical barrier on the US Mexico border live in the news center. Jim cross KTAR news national forest worker in Arizona says this short term spending Bill to reopen. The government is only buying time for him and his family. However, judge Samson with the Tonto national forest says it's only for a few weeks. We don't
"jim cross" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"KTAR. Jim cross is live in the north west valley. Jammie funeral service for Saul river police officer Clayton towns and a separate ten o'clock this morning here of the Christ Church of the valley that's a near seventy Fifth Avenue and Happy Valley road. Now Townsend was struck during a traffic stop last week killed by a car or the driver admitted to investigators that he was texting behind the wheel. This was during a traffic. Stop on the loop one zero one Salt River police chief Carl arbox spoke to reporters that night, the family has lost a husband father. We've lost the guardian of the people the processional travel this morning along several miles of loop one zero one in the McDowell area. That's where it starts from the east valley North Korea. This will cause delays between seven. Thirty and nine thirty again wanna one always valley to the north west valley be rolling closures northbound and westbound loop one on one as well as the freeway entrance ramps. We of course, we'll keep you updated on that all morning long live near sixty seventh avenue and Happy Valley road. Jim cross KTAR news. Thank you Germany's five thirty one. And now Dani Sullivan from the valley Chevy dealers traffic center, emergency crews arriving to the scene of a new accident on cactus at Scottsdale road. Also, there's a crash on grand avenue westbound west of state route seventy four that's the carefree highway. It's rollover accident. Emergency crews still dealing with that I tend to laser eastbound from eighty three rd avenue, the sixty seventh avenue, and you've got a crash out in the east valley power road. Right. If the loop two oh, two Santan freeway.
"jim cross" Discussed on KTAR 92.3FM
"To Arizona's morning news and coming up, you got to hear just how many migrants valley churches say have been sent to them by the feds over the past couple of months. First, though, let's talk about puddles. Wet roads this morning. That's our top story. And here's Jamie, west Pacific cold front rolled across the valley overnight packing. More of a punch than expected KTAR. Jim cross is live with details. Panch even after I left California where it's a mass mudslides in the Los Angeles area. Also, northern California. Heavy snow in the Sierras north Scottsdale last night about an inch of reindeer valley, patchy junction, run a half inch sky harbor with a third of which brings Phoenix to nine inches for the year. That's an inch above normal and more is coming in next week. Get a system quite similar to one that we saw today. In fact, it might even have a little bit more moisture with this one. So you get a few days rest and get back at it next week, Sandra Damer or the national the service now south eastern, also saying widespread rain overnight mount Lemmon with a few new inches of. Now live in the news center. Jim cross KTAR news. There are several inches of snow across northern Arizona. Flagstaff schools are closed today. Justin Johndroe with the national weather service says the high country could get more throughout the morning black staff area anywhere between three and six inches of snow. Here's the office in Belmont. We've had six inches of snow. It's mainly been above about six thousand feet where we've seen the snowfall. The White Mountains are also expecting a few inches of snow. Another storm system rules in tomorrow night into Sunday. Seventy-two, and let's see how you're rolling into work here is Detroit and from the valley Chevy dealers traffic.
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"Jim cross is live in the news center. Bob Maricopa County recorder Adrian Ponta says it could take about a week to get the job done here. Garrett Archer or the Arizona secretary of state's office joined Arizona's morning news and says Pima an Pinal county should have today or tomorrow. Everybody says is working hard to put the midterm election to the elections apartments in mcquarters are all hands on deck right now with all of their staff resources now to indicate ers MAC and Gaydos later on today around five o'clock where we will carry the latest election updates live in the news center. Jim cross KTAR news. The daughter of the late. Senator John McCain told the toll KTAR smack engaged those yesterday that she's surprised that makes Sally is in such a tight race. This is Megan McCain didn't have problems. Arizona getting elected and she does. And I think maybe she has forgotten that China is a state that is filled with independent three thinking individuals who make their own decisions. Megan McCain says make Sally hasn't won her over as a politician. Republican party leaders have filed a lawsuit to limit. What ballots can be counted? In the Arizona US Senate race the complaint targets Maricopa and Pima county where democratic candidate Kirstin cinema leads Republican Martha make savvy the lawsuit asks a judge to prevent the county officials from counting certain ballots that were delivered with signature issues. It's unclear how many of those ballots exist. The as you police Barbara's, urging all students and faculty and staff to watch an active shooter training video that helps them deal with different scenarios. If there's an active shooter on campus ASU crime prevention officer, Becky Garcia, says if you're unable to get out of a classroom, and here's someone else inside the building. You should do. This are one person or. A group of twenty identify objects to use as weapons it can be anything a water bottle a backpack textbook. Cherry Garcia says students should also never pulled the fire alarm had called the police immediately to watch the video go to ASU dot EDU had do a search for active shooter. Now time for a check on traffic. Here's JP FOX live from the valley Chevy dealers traffic center..
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"A disturbance brings breezes later today and Friday and drops highs into the seventies. Starting tomorrow. I'm ABC fifteen meteorologist Irish. At five. Oh, two. It is fifty eight degrees in Tempe. Arizona votes election. Twenty eighteen the suspense continues in a Senate race between Republican Martha mcsally and democrat Kirsten cinema. And it looks like it'll be days before a winner is declared KTAR Jim cross is live with the very latest German more than one point seven million ballots in the books already. But the secretary of state's office says more than a half million votes. Still uncounted statewide Martha mcsally leading Huston cinema by less than a point. Eric Alba county recorder. Adrian font has joined KTAR is MAC and Gaydos and says it could be eight or nine days until all the ballots are finished in America accounting. I'm just as frustrated as everybody else gets trust me. I probably want to get this thing done it faster than anybody else does out there. But we want to get it done. Right. And that's why we're gonna take our time and the superintendent of public instruction race remains extremely close this morning Republican Frank Riggs by less than a half point over a democrat, Kathy Hoffman live in the news center. Jim cross KTAR. Meghan, McCain daughter of the late Senator John McCain told KTAR MAC and Gaydos. He she surprised that MC Sally is in such a tight race didn't have problems in Arizona getting elected and she does. And I think maybe she has forgotten that Amazon is a state that it's filled with independent three thinking individuals who make their own decisions. Mccain says Maxine hasn't won her over yet. As a politician. Jeff Sessions is out as US attorney general ABC's. Mike Levin has more on the man who will now serve as acting AG. Matt whitaker. Is a solid conservative. No question about that. He does have experience of the Justice department at one time. He was the US attorney out of Iowa is a former football player quite gregarious Izzo gregarious that he's made public comments in the past about the Muller investigation on TV. He's written Collins criticizing the investigation. So there are questions about what that will mean. Four Muller and for everything moving ahead Whitaker served as sessions chief of staff. The latest death of a two year old boy at his daycare near seventh street in Bel the child along with all the other children Saudi we're having a snack and at one point food got lodged into the child's throat Phoenix police sergeant Armando carbohydrate says the child died the day after being rushed to the hospital. No criminal charges will be filed in the case to Tucson area. Women are accused of stealing from the ninety one year old woman they were being trusted to care for in her home. Investigators say the victim is out more than one hundred eighty. Thousand dollars after the women got into her Bank and credit card accounts. They're facing dozens of federal charges. The a issue. Police department is urging all students faculty and staff to watch a new active shooter training video it just put out one. What is your emergency? I'm on Tempe ASU campus, and I just saw a man with a gun crime prevention officer Becky Garcia, says if you're unable to get out of a classroom, and you hear someone inside the building you should you are one person or a group of twenty identify objects to use as weapons it can be anything a water bottle a backpack textbook chair Garcia says never pull the fire alarm. Just call the police immediately. You can watch the video at ASU dot EDU. Just put active shooter in the search bar therapists are in the west valley this week to learn about a new treatment for PTSD PTSD affects people who've suffered from traumatic events military high combat trauma to her if it car accident therapist have come to surprise. This week to learn about a new psychotherapy called, accelerated resolution therapy movement therapy in which a patient follows a therapist hands. Would there is for several sessions. It's shown promise with PTSD patients that allows both sides of the brain to activate at the same time, which gives the person an opportunity to attach new imagery to existing memories. You'll be breeding with a RT international says they've conducted training sessions throughout the United States McClay. KTAR do KTAR news time five zero seven. Thanks, jimmy. Here's a GP FOX in the valley Chevy dealers traffic.
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"It's ten twenty nine. I'm Bob McClay. Here is our top story. Arizona Republican Senator Jeff flake says he will vote. Yes. To confirm Brett cabinet during two. Tomorrow's final vote KTAR's. Jim cross is live in the news center. Unless something big changes flake says he doesn't see what could change us. A go on confirming cabinet Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski broke party ranks voting against moving forward and probably will tomorrow vote. No flake was asked about that deci admire her lot. Everybody has their own decision. I think the world of now Republican Senator Susan Collins of Maine will announce her decision at noon, Arizona time on the confirmation of bright caveat to the supreme court live in the news center. Jim cross KTAR news. This city of Chicago is on edge as twelve jurors deliberate, the fate of Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke. He's charged with murder in the two thousand fourteen on duty shooting death of teenager. Look. One McDonald thousands of police have been added to the streets schools and businesses making plans in case violent protests erupt following a verdict. Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel speaking at a breakfast event Friday morning as the jury is deliberating. I want all of you to know that I have absolute confidence at the superintendent Johnson. His plan and the police department, and I have absolute confidence. Also, the residents of the city of Chicago the release of police dash Cam video of the shooting sparked massive protests in two thousand fifteen Ryan burrow, ABC news, Chicago, close to two and a half million Toyota vehicles are being recalled today the recall involves certain twenty ten through twenty fourteen Toyota Prius vehicles that could have hybrid system faults causing.
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"You are listening to Arizona's morning news and Brett Cavanaugh supreme court confirmation just hit another snag with new allegations of sexual misconduct. A new accuser said Cavanaugh exposed himself to her. We have team coverage of how this affects this week's confirmation hearing. And what we know about the second woman. Here's Jamie, west new developments overnight, the second woman stepping forward accusing Cavanaugh the sexual misconduct and KTAR Jim cross begins. Our live team coverage, Jamie. This new claim comes as cabinet as other accuser. Christine Ford prepares to testify in the Senate Thursday ABC news chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl says the cabinet nomination and a very precarious spot right now. The Republicans have only one seat majority in the Senate any defections from the Republicans, and there are several that even before this allegation have expressed concerns. Susan Collins of Maine, Jeff flake of Arizona, two prominent names and Senator Dianne. John Feinstein, the top democrat on the judiciary committee has called for the immediate postponement of any further action on Kavanagh's nomination live the new center, Jim cross KTAR news. Jeremy foster live in the KTAR news center, where a woman named Deborah Ramirez. Now says cavenaugh exposed himself to her during their freshman year at Yale during the nineteen eighty three eighty four school year Ramirez, also tells the New Yorker she has significant gaps in her memories of the evening in question. The the New Yorker says it hasn't confirmed with other eye witnesses that Cavanaugh was at that party Cavanaugh says the alleged event from thirty five years ago, never happen. And here's what President Trump just said. What are the most unfair unjust things to happen to a candidate or anything? I guess. Kevin also says he's looking forward to testifying about this. And last week's allegation later this week live in the news center. Jeremy foster KTAR news and here in Arizona. We have a big debate tonight between two men who want to one who wants to remain your governor on the next one wants to be your next new governor that is coming up here on Arizona's morning news, six thirty two. Here's detour Dan..
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"It's not oh two. I'm Bob McClay. Here's our top story. Arizona has shipped out to the east coast, which is bracing for a devastating hurricane KTAR's. Jim cross is live at the news center. Dozens of Red Cross volunteers will be helping people forced out of their homes. A Phoenix fire search and rescue complete with boats in the southeast for several weeks. ASU climate expert Randy services, this hurricane is a nightmare and they want on the coastline barrier islands who decides to ride the storm out of gambling with their life. And this is going to put a storm surge a flood search of probably Kansas fifteen feet. We're looking at the entire island being submerged absolute idiocy to stay out on on things like the barrier islands. Live in the news center. Jim cross KTAR news police have recommended first degree murder charges against the boyfriend of nineteen year old Kira? Bergman her body was discovered earlier this month in Buckeye curious dad, Chris brag tells ABC ten in San Diego that he had his suspicions about Clark from the start. We know that they they had broken up that day. So we don't know he was angry about that. Or what? Bergman was last seen leaving her apartment near fifty first avenue in Thunderbird on August fourth. She'd recently moved here from San Diego Clark's bond has been set at some one million dollars. Arizona votes said new OH predictive insights poll shows Republican congresswoman Martha mcsally has rallied to take a three point lead over democratic congresswoman Kirsten cinema valley, political experts stand Barnes toes. Arizona's morning news that cinemas campaign has to answer the mic Saudi ad showing cinema in a pink Tutu during an anti war protest fifteen years ago. Because unanswered means it may be true. And that disturbs voters Barnes expect cinemas campaign will respond because negative ads are effective. The people county board of supervisors voted this week to reject a nearly one point five million dollar grant from the feds Pima county. Sheriff Mark Napier tells Fox News the money is needed for border security and public safety to turn. In your nose up at this fund is just really unthinkable, especially in the age where we know we have an opiate crisis. And here we are trying to deter and interdict those traffickers and now I have less resources to do. So the board members who voted against approving the funding say, they worry about unintended consequences. The also criticized the sheriff's activities over the summer leaking them to the separation of families at the border. Time now for a check on traffic. Here's Dani Sullivan live from the valley Chevy dealers traffic center, some free laser actually still have heavy slowing on them. Like, I ten westbound Chandler boulevard at fortieth street. And it's also I think a factor in your slowdown on US sixty westbound pretty heavy stuff between McClintock drive in. I ten I seventeen your southbound delay from phoned verdicts off and.
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"Localized flooding KTAR's Jim cross we'll have more at five. Thirty and Nogales Mexico though major. Flooding left cars completely submerged Chris me with the, national, weather service in Tucson says big storms are expected. Again, today across southeast Arizona we're we're looking for another round of. Heavy rainfall across the area, as a matter of fact we do have a, flash flood watch in effect eleven AM until midnight tonight or no reports of injuries and new Gallas parts of the lawsuit centered around the, hazing allegations of five Hamilton high school football players. Are now off, the table Judge Susan Bolton dismissing three claims in regards to school officials violating the due process rights of the younger players and questioned by. Feeling to protect or properly Respond to the alleged abuse that was said to have occurred during football hazing rituals the judge agreed with, lawyers for the school district in ruling officials had. No, federal constitutional, duty to protect the players the remaining claims alleged violation of federal civil rights law in several breaches of state law Ali vetnar KTAR news Five twenty five heading back to the valley Chevy dealers traffic center. For this update with, Dani Sullivan we've got a power outage in the area of twenty four th street and, Thomas? Also power outage in the, area due to the storms from last night, around twelfth street and Camelback road I tend. Coming in, strong for the rush hour with delays eastbound approaching seventy, Fifth Avenue thirty Fifth Avenue crews trying to clear, up an accident that extrication cruise. Around the scene of along Salaam.
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"The KTAR news app It's six o'clock you're listening to morning news That is some video. That our own Jim cross captured moments ago you just want to grab your umbrella the way out the. Door, because you may run into some rain also wait till you hear what the, Colorado data cues, of killing his family, says really happened now with our top story here's Jamie west to Colorado father now. Charged with the murders of his entire family now claims. It was his wife who killed their daughters KTAR, Jim cross is, live, with, the very. Latest Jamie court documents police say Chris watts the father was having, an affair with a co worker told. Them he killed his pregnant wife and rage, when he discovered she had strangled their daughters they saw that, our baby monitor as Africa's for a, separation former FBI agent and ABC news contributor Brad Garret says it's not uncommon for murder suspects to come up with their own set. Of, facts in an effort to escape prosecution meanwhile. The girls bodies were founded an oil tanker. His wife was found in a shallow grave, next to that tanker, live the news. Center Jim cross KTAR news Story just kills me all right let's get over to detour Dan in the valley Chevy dealers traffic center for and I look. At traffic with Danny mortar Dan hey good morning to you Jim. Jamie good morning good morning guys I got double trouble it's a rush hour and it's weather time as. Well, as you guys have been talking and listening in on you there definitely been, the lightning strikes quite visual the rain, hasn't been as bad as it could have been the fifty one got tagged pretty. Good with some showers in fact roundabout Highland it got. Wet and that's where we picked up a crash, couple of vehicles, actually, facing, the wrong. Direction there on the fifty one northbound at Highland HOV lane blocked, and that means the only crash we've. Got wrecks on the two zero two red, mountain freeway westbound at forty four th street HOV in number, one left lanes blocked there stay right, I ten eastbound at forty three rd avenue the slow and goes Jimmy has arrived early eighty three rd avenue to seventh street slow. And, go already and you've got a crash i.. Ten eastbound forty three rd avenue off left..
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"In the wake of the florida school shooting ktar's jim cross as lively details jimmy white house says they're going to work with states to train and of personnel to be armas schools and endorse a bill to improve background checks but abc news chief white house correspondent jonathan karl says the president is backing down from moves the nra did not lie not only is the president no longer talking about raising aides to purchase assault weapons as federal law he has also given up on the idea of universal background checks are something he seemed to clearly endorse after the parkland shooting now the president would have this warning bump stocks will be soon out those devices boost the firing rate of semiautomatic weapons a device the las vegas shooter used when he killed fifty eight people last october live in the news center jim cross ktar news 732 here's an update on your right in with detoured aaand biggest crash on the freeways is the only crash on the freeways it's in the east valley westbound i 10 near elliott and it's blocking a couple of lanes released it was it it looks like it just moved off right well that's of luck right there westbound ten crash it elliott now off to the right had with lock in three lanes now we got to dig out from the brake lights at caused their thick and they're very heavy and they're still wear from the 202 santan north up to elliot and those are going to start spread now now all the way into the broadway curve another we got all those lanes back some of the other problems though in traffic include rected 19th avenue in thunderbird eighty third avenue in buckeye that's a pedestrian evolve crashed three pedestrians reportedly involved the crash of a 28th driving cactus and union hills east a 51st avenue right and by the way if you're heading up north might be a little tough to see that we got a lot of dense fog being reported up north prescott up along the seventeen in the eye forty be careful this traffic report brought to you by ranch mobile mechanics car troubles bring the shop to you get wrench phoenix his favorite mobile mechanic good at get wrench dot com dot com save time save money dropped the shop get wrench back com detroit.
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"A phoenix that has been granted a stay from deportation governor do see is weighing in national anthem has been banned at a northern california high school and wait until you hear what happened on a florida freeway yesterday now the top story your stimulus the mexican man trying to avoid deportation by claiming sanctuary in phoenix church we'll get to stay for one year i says it's for humanitarian reasons because he's he's peronist has little boy his battling leukemia carat wilkes is his attorney as an immigration attorney application your era in regular contact with i can we tried days granted before let there not easy to get look says his use will be allowed to get a work permit and the driver's license let's go live to ktar's jim cross now who has reaction to the decision from arizona governor doug say germany give her do see tells ktar's mac and get this was the father of a of a son whose five years old and young lately has you know has leukemia so it's it's a it's a very sad story we're in the middle this immigration debate in inside our country now the governor also said eyes should have flexibility when it comes to deportation were at the top of his list should be removing dangerous and violent criminals live in the news center jim cross ktar news nato to here's an update on traffic from detour to thank you sir we're still work in some crashes out there i wish that this one would go away in tippy because it's really been of pain in the booty all morning and it's still here hov lane blocked westbound 200 to remount freeway approaching priest stay right you buy this but and they're still brake lights that are very heavy all the way back from almaz will up to the crash should be ready for that stay right when you get there you've also got a wreck on the northbound 101 pima freeway near 90 at st off to the right southbound on the 200 to red mountain freeway university are graf you're going to get a stay right restriction for a collision in the onramp westbound 202 red mountain freeway west of mackillop's a crash off to the right and still work in a wreck on the seventeen southbound three of.