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  • Police make 6 more arrests connected to riots around Scottsdale Fashion Square.

    08/23/2020 10:10:53 PM PDT · by L.A.Justice · 13 replies ^ | August 7, 2020 | David Baker
    SCOTTSDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - The Scottsdale Police Department announced on Friday it has arrested six more people in connection to the riots and looting at Scottsdale Fashion Square on May 30. According to police, 19-year-old Jesus Sierra was one of the first rioters to go into the Apple Store at the mall when the glass windows broke. He got hurt by the broken glass, but officers said they identified him thanks to evidence at the scene. When officers went to arrest him, he resisted and also had drugs and drug paraphernalia on him, detectives said. He was booked into...
  • Three more people arrested in connection to Scottsdale riots

    07/18/2020 3:59:33 AM PDT · by Libloather · 9 replies
    Azfamily ^ | 7/17/20
    SCOTTSDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- On Friday, police confirmed three more people have been arrested in connection to the downtown Scottsdale riots that happened on May 30. All three individuals who were arrested are from the Valley. Police say Aaron Medina, a 28-year-old man, is accused of driving his Honda Civic through the intersection of Scottsdale and Camelback roads various times, as he taunted officers and didn't stop when they commanded him to. He eventually fled from officers while going the wrong way down a street that was closed off. He was arrested for failing to stop for a police...
  • Scottsdale PD: 34 arrested so far in Fashion Square looting.

    06/22/2020 8:42:45 AM PDT · by L.A.Justice · 78 replies
    Fox 10 Phoenix ^ | June 12, 2020 | Staff
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Several more people were arrested after the Scottsdale Police Department says they took part in riots and looting on May 30th. Scottsdale Police say they have made a total of 34 arrests related to the looting. Angelo Brady II, 24, was arrested for trespassing after police discovered his involvement through a video he had posted online. Madison Mateevici-Dailey, 18, was arrested for stolen property and trafficking stolen property. Ariana Burrell, 24, was arrested for stolen property charges as well. Tyree Eubanks, 35, was arrested for stolen property, trafficking stolen property and weapons violation. Police released mugshots on...
  • Shooting the (Infidel) Messenger

    06/18/2020 7:19:14 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 3 replies
    American ^ | June 18, 2020 | Raymond Ibrahim
    Whether it’s true or not, if you say the “wrong” thing about Islam, you’re guilty -- even if you’re merely quoting what Muslims themselves say. Consider the recent case of Professor Nicholas Damask, chairman of the Department of Political Science at Scottsdale Community College in Arizona. Last month, after one of his students, Muhammad Sabra, found -- and shared on social media -- quiz questions which Muhammad felt were in “distaste of Islam,” the professor received a plethora of online death threats to himself and his family and criticism from his college. Matters eventually turned around in Damask’s favor; his...
  • Arizona Professor Threatened for Offending Islam, College Demands He Apologize

    05/08/2020 7:41:08 AM PDT · by SJackson · 49 replies
    FrontPage Magazine ^ | May 8, 2020 | Robert Spencer
    The academic Left’s war against reality comes to Scottsdale, Arizona, and one prof pays the price. Nicholas Damask, Ph.D., has taught political science at Scottsdale Community College in Arizona for 24 years. But now he is facing a barrage of threats, and his family, including his 9-year-old grandson and 85-year-old parents, is in hiding, while College officials are demanding that he apologize – all for the crime of speaking the truth about the motivating ideology behind the threat of Islamic jihad worldwide. Damask, who has an MA in International Relations from American University in Washington, DC, and a Ph.D. in...
  • She Fell 30 Feet Into an Abandoned Mine on a Trail Run. Here’s How She Got Out

    04/23/2019 3:02:48 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 62 replies
    Runner's World ^ | April 21, 2019 | Taylor Dutch
    Around noon on Sunday, March 31, Alicia Judy, 40, left her home in Scottsdale to run 16 to 18 miles on the Spur Cross Trail, which would lead her to Skull Mesa, a breathtaking summit surrounded by towering cactus trees. The path was very familiar to Judy, an experienced trail runner and nurse who has been running through the parks in her area regularly since moving to Arizona five years ago. Still, she studied the map before she left, double-checked her route with a fellow hiker on the trailhead, and made sure to pack her phone, compass, water, and maps...
  • Peter Thiel predicts ‘reformation’ of higher education in speech to student journalists

    12/03/2018 1:23:17 PM PST · by a little elbow grease · 46 replies ^ | 12/1/18 | Jennifer Kabbany
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Peter Thiel is an optimist. Standing before a room full of nearly 100 right-of-center student journalists on Friday night, he told the crowd “we are not on the losing side of history.” But a “reformation” needs to happen first, the billionaire tech mogul and libertarian philanthropist said. “Universities today are as corrupt as the Catholic Church of 500 years ago,” Thiel said. During his speech, he spoke of an academia that has shut down debate, excommunicated conservative scholars, and insisted a college degree is the only way to “salvation,” that being a good job and solid future....
  • Kickstarter campaign seeks John McCain mural for Old Town Scottsdale

    08/20/2018 9:38:51 PM PDT · by Trump20162020 · 25 replies
    AZ Central | Aug. 19, 2018 | Julian Alberto Hernandez
  • PICTURED: Instagram stars and models on their private plane to Las Vegas moments before it...

    04/11/2018 10:35:10 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 113 replies
    FULL HEADLINE: "PICTURED: Instagram stars and models on their private plane to Las Vegas moments before it crashed onto golf course killing all six on board" Four of the six people who died when their private plane crashed during a flight from Arizona to Las Vegas on Monday have been identified as Instagram stars, models and nightclub promoters. Models Mariah Coogan, 23, and Helena Lagos, 22, nightlife promoter Anand 'Happy' Patel, 26, and nightclub host and aspiring pilot James Pedroza, 28, were all on board the Piper PA-24 Comanche when it crashed into a golf course moments after taking off...
  • PD: Scottsdale Pizza Patrons Attacked With Pizza, Worker Attacked With Stiletto

    03/03/2018 11:17:47 AM PST · by nickcarraway · 23 replies
    ABC15 ^ | Mar 2, 2018 | Joe Enea, John Genovese
    An employee at a Scottsdale pizza restaurant may lose his eye after being attacked by a woman with a stiletto. Scottsdale Police report that on February 19 they were called to Gus' Pizza near Scottsdale and Camelback roads. Witnesses reportedly told police that 32-year-old Kris May Loring fell out of her chair and onto the floor. She left the restaurant thinking other customers were laughing at her. Police say a few minutes later her boyfriend entered the business, yelled at the customers and allegedly threw pizza at them. While Aaron Walter, a security guard for Gus' Pizza Lounge, attempted to...
  • Marine veteran fire captain is executed in golf buggy road rage attack by a 21-year-old gunman [tr]

    02/06/2018 6:14:37 AM PST · by kevcol · 35 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | February 6, 2018 | Tariq Tahir
    Marine veteran fire captain is executed in golf buggy road rage attack by a 21-year-old gunman who shot him in the head Captain Kyle Brayer, 34, was riding in a golf cart taxi cab early with friends on at around 2.30am on Saturday morning when he was involved in altercation with Hezron Parks in the bar district of Scottsdale, Arizona. Parks admitted shooting the Iraq war veteran after being thrown out of clubs in the city, it was reported. Police said the 21-year-old was bumping the golf cart in his red Scion coupe and Brayer was facing backwards when the...
  • Group seeks to raise state minimum wage

    04/02/2016 10:00:36 AM PDT · by SandRat · 24 replies
    Sierra Vista Herald ^ | Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services
    PHOENIX — Arizona voters could get a chance this November to set the minimum wage for workers at $12 an hour by 2020. Or $9.50. Or perhaps just whatever $8.05 an hour now plus inflation by that point equals.
  • McCain's Tea Party Challenger Slams His Stance on Refugees in New Ad

    04/02/2016 9:02:50 AM PDT · by cotton1706 · 14 replies ^ | 3/30/16 | Sandy Fitzgerald
    Alex Meluskey, the Scottsdale, Arizona businessman who has launched a primary challenge against long-time Sen. John McCain for the seat he has held since 1987, this week launched a new ad attacking the 2008 GOP presidential nominee, saying he favors allowing some Syrian refugees into the United States. "In the three years since, the attack at Fort Hood in Texas has been forgotten by many," the one-minute ad begins.
  • Old Dick Van Dyke Studio catches fire in Carefree Arizona

    02/01/2016 7:32:04 AM PST · by SandRat · 26 replies
    CAREFREE, Ariz. (KSAZ) - Firefighters say flames swept through an abandoned studio for fashion shoots early Sunday morning in the town of Carefree. A passerby called sheriff's deputies at about 3:30 a.m., Sunday after spotting the flames shooting out of the empty building near Pima and Cave Creek Road in Carefree. We're told the building was known as Woburn Studios, an old retail fashion studio where shoots were held. When deputies arrived, the building was engulfed in flames. Rural-Metro firefighters also responded to the scene and they have been working to put out the flames.   Crews from Scottsdale...
  • Sen. Flake Speaks at Scottsdale Mosque Service

    12/12/2015 1:06:16 AM PST · by Helicondelta · 28 replies ^ | December 11, 2015
    Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake told worshipers at a north Scottsdale mosque Friday that the rhetoric on display in the GOP presidential campaign this week does not fit American ideals. "This was a difficult week in Washington," the Mesa Republican told more than 200 worshipers at the Islamic Center of the North East Valley. "We are a better country than has been on display this week." "My hope and prayer today is that isolated voices calling for division are overwhelmed by the chorus of voices in this room today calling for acceptance, tolerance and inclusion."
  • Neighbors report unregistered sex offender Jose Francisco Arias-Fernandez [illegal alien]

    08/20/2015 9:01:16 PM PDT · by donna · 14 replies
    ABC15 ^ | Aug 20, 2015 | Navideh Forghani
    SCOTTSDALE, AZ - A man convicted twice of public sexual indecency is behind bars again. This time, for not following the rules of his sentence. Jose Francisco Arias-Fernandez recently returned from Mexico after being deported in January 2015. He’s been living in an apartment along Cherry Lynn in Scottsdale. Karina Cruz lives nearby and had no idea her neighbor has a history. In 1994 Arias-Fernandez was convicted of public sexual indecency. Police say he re-offended in 2010. He was sentenced to lifetime probation and required to register as a sex offender. But when he came back from Mexico, he thought...
  • Gun Owners We Love: Carrie Lightfoot

    06/28/2015 9:25:43 AM PDT · by rktman · 8 replies ^ | 6/24/2015 | Barbara Baird
    From the parking lot, the headquarters of The Well Armed Woman (TWAW, often referred to as “tee-wah”) looks like another collection of offices in an affluent business area of Scottsdale, Ariz. Open the door, though, and you enter the world of women’s shooting. From receptionist to the warehouse workers to the guard dog—a mutt named “Sig Sauer”—TWAW revolves around personal protection for women. The mantra “Educate. Equip. Empower” forms the backbone of TWAW, which, less than three years after its star, has d 229 shooting chapters and thousands of members in 49 states. There is also now an online...
  • Is there a website that reviews gun shops?

    04/27/2015 6:42:42 PM PDT · by NewJerseyJoe · 21 replies
    04/27/15 | NewJerseyJoe
    My brother, who lives in Arizona, is finally starting to see the light about arming himself and learning how to use it. Because it's Arizona, there are gun stores every 100 feet. ;-) Question..... What's the best way for him to find out who to patronize? Is there a website that reviews gun shops (for service, quality, knowledgeable staff, etc.)? My current advice is for him to go to a range or gun club that lets new shooters rent different models and has qualified instructors -- and also to ask lots of questions. Thanks friends.
  • Giving up Hell for a Year: How it could revolutionize our relationships

    01/29/2015 7:26:35 AM PST · by avenir · 16 replies
    The Pangea Blog (via Patheos) ^ | January 27, 2015 | Kurt Willems
    Hell is real, in some form or another.Hell on earth is something every human being agrees exists. War tears families apart. Disease kills parents and leaves behind orphans. Famine neglects to feed the most vulnerable. Consumerism by the privileged fuels the ramifications of all of these things. Hell on earth–this is real.Hell as a literal place of eternal conscious torment for those who never make a mental assent to the Four Spiritual Laws (1. God loves humans, 2. Humans are sinners, 3. Only Jesus saves sinners, 4. Accept Jesus to live eternally) is another perspective. People with this view, which...
  • Biden Tries to Sign Canadian Woman Up for Obamacare

    03/01/2014 12:58:14 PM PST · by Sub-Driver · 16 replies
    Biden Tries to Sign Canadian Woman Up for Obamacare Daniel Halper March 1, 2014 2:32 PM Vice President Joe Biden tried to convince a young Canadian woman to sign up for Obamacare: "Vice President Biden moving in close to sell the Affordable Care Act to a young woman outside Butterfield's Pancake House in Scottsdale," says the local reporter. Biden told the young Canadian: "We gotta make sure everybody young person signs up for health care. It's affordable. You can get subsidies to do it. And it's in your interest. And if you don't even want to do it for yourself....