A large-scale rescue operation is underway after 17 people became trapped during a flash flood in the Tanque Verde Falls area Sunday evening east of Tucson. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/region-central-southern-az/tucson/effort-underway-to-rescue-hikers-trapped-by-flash-flood-at-tanque-verde-falls-near-tucson.
In Peoria on Sunday, a nonprofit organized partnered up with police to make the start of school a success for more than 100 at-risk teens. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/region-west-valley/peoria/nonprofit-organization-peoria-police-hold-drive-to-get-school-supplies-for-at-risk-teens.
A monsoon storm rolled into the Valley Sunday evening bringing heavy rain and dust to parts of the Valley. Here’s a look at rainfall totals (last updated 8:30 p.m. Sunday): Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/weather/rainfall-totals-monsoon-storm-bringing-heavy-rain-dust-to-the-valley.
An Avondale woman has been sentenced to two life terms plus 20 years in the 2015 drowning deaths of her 2-year-old twins and the attempting killing of a 3-year-old son at their home. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/state/mother-sentenced-to-life-terms-for-killing-twin-2-year-olds.
Authorities in Gila County say a jail inmate has died after being found unresponsive in his cell. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/region-central-southern-az/other/gila-county-jail-inmate-dies-was-found-unresponsive-in-cell.
Phoenix and Glendale Fire Department crews are at an apartment complex in Glendale after getting a report of two people feeling nauseous from cleaning chemicals. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/region-west-valley/glendale/strong-smell-from-cleaning-chemicals-at-glendale-apartments.
The London hospital where baby Charlie Gard is being treated for a rare genetic disorder has been receiving death threats. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/national/hospital-treating-baby-charlie-gard-is-receiving-death-threats.
Kellyanne Conway, sparring with CNN’s Brian Stelter on Sunday, said the media is too focused on Russia. Originally posted at http://www.abc15.com/news/national/kellyanne-conway-russia-is-not-a-big-story.