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Stories with person: Paul Davenport
  • Phoenix council subs opening prayer for moment of silence 
    Updated: Feb-03-16 11:28 pm

    PHOENIX - The Phoenix City Council voted Wednesday to replace a longstanding tradition of prayer before meetings with a moment of silence prayer, preventing an address by a group with "Satan" in its name and averting a lawsuit over constitutional rights.

  • Arizona court rejects appeal on issue of DNA identification 
    Updated: Jan-08-16 4:18 pm

    PHOENIX - An Arizona court has denied an appeal of a man convicted in multiple high-profile burglaries in Phoenix suburbs, ruling that an otherwise unknown defendant can be indicted even when identified only by a DNA profile.