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Phoenix Man Says Group Called Him Gay Slur Before Hit and Run

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 22
A Phoenix man said that a group of people called him a gay slur outside a local record store, and after he retaliated, hit him with their car.

Phoenix’s High Five

POLITICS | By EDGE | Apr 28
Don’t let your opinion of Arizona be swayed by SB 1026. On the ground you’ll find plenty of progressive legislators, community leaders and creative entrepreneurs who also happen to be members or allies of the LGBT community.

Confessions of a Benchwarmer: Spring Training and Beyond in the Sonoran Desert

SPORTS | By Matthew Wexler | Apr 25
What happens when EDGE travel editor Matthew Wexler unleashes the ghosts of baseball past at Phoenix’s Cactus League spring training? Let’s just say there are a lot of balls in the air.

Gay Days Arrives in Arizona

By EDGE | Apr 21
The heat is on in Arizona as Gay Days arrives in Phoenix, May 8-12, 2014. Organizers of Arizona’s inaugural year anticipate upwards of 10,000 participants at 15 different events throughout the long weekend.

Go for the Food: Phoenix

FOOD/DRINK | By Terry Tang | Nov 29
Nearly 60 food trucks belong to the Phoenix Street Food Coalition. Now, some of the city’s food truck operators are trading car keys for tables and chairs.

Obama Heads to Phoenix to Pitch Mortgage Reform

REAL ESTATE | By Julie Pace | Aug 6
President Barack Obama is proposing to overhaul the nation’s mortgage finance system, including shutting down government-backed Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac - a plan with bipartisan support on Capitol Hill.

Police: Phoenix Area Man Killed Wife Over HIV Fear

HIV/AIDS | Apr 11
A Phoenix man charged with killing his wife and adult son told police he carried out the killings out of a fear he had given his wife HIV from prostitutes he frequented and out of concern about what would become of his jobless son.

Phoenix Adopts LGBT Anti-Discrimination Measure

NATIONAL | Feb 27
The Phoenix City Council approved a proposal Tuesday to expand the city’s anti-discrimination law to include protections for gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transgender people in city contracts, housing, employment and public accommodations.

Go-Go Dancer, Bar Manager Fends Off Ax Attacker at Gay Bar

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Feb 26
A bar manager and go-go dancer helped stop a man from attacking patrons in a gay bar with an ax.

TV Memorabilia Needs a Home

HOME | By John Rogers | Jan 7
A former Hollywood joke writer gets serious about his collection of some of TV’s greatest artifacts.

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