The last career former pro wrestler Sean Morley expected to embrace after leaving the ring was “cannabis activist.” As a young man growing up in Canada, Morley – whobody-slammed under the name Val Venis for nearly 11 years as a WWE regular – was strongly against marijuana use.
“We’ve become too acclimated to fair and balanced. Our job is to call bullshit ‘bullshit.’” That’s Stuart Warner, speaking with characteristic bluntness about journalists’ raison d’être and his MO as Phoenix New Times’ new editor-in-chief.
At age 35, Sunny Wight’s body sounded an alarm. A rare form of shingles raged through her nerves; some days one side of her face didn’t function. She was debilitated by depression and fatigue. The cause? Stress.
From finding Bob Crane's killer to nabbing the Phoenix freeway shooter, the Valley is awash in unsolved mysteries primed for Serial-liked resolutions. Could crowdsourcing investigations on the web deliver new answers to Arizona's most baffling cold cases?
Valley TV Stars: Where Are They Now?
We caught up with 10 of our favorite former Phoenix TV news personalities, crisscrossing America from Los Angeles to New York City. ...
West of Westboro
Some of the Valley’s most ardent Fed-fearing, LGBT-demonizing citizens find a mouthpiece in a headline-grabbing East Valley preacher. Could Steven Anderson just be getting started? ...
An Army of Juan
Maricopa County prosecutor Juan Martinez seized the international spotlight during the Jodi Arias trial. Is he destined for greater things, or will his controversial methods prove his undoing? ...
40 Under 40
Meet our inaugural 40 Under 40 class! From entrepreneurs to scientists to All-Pro athletes, see which 10-, 20- and 30-something achievers are crushing it in Greater Phoenix. ...
The Maestros of Medicine
Our list of the 25 most influential people in metro Phoenix healthcare. ...