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Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Lee, a professional Santa who'd previously been charged with animal offenses, was at an event when one of his reindeer got loose -- and PETA believes it had been put in a cruel situation. What's Santa Bill say to that? Westword has the story.

Friday, December 20, 2013 at 4:56 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: The shooting was caught on video and caused a national uproar, but a jury found the officer had done nothing wrong. The owner disagrees: We talk to the attorney about his case and the failed prosecution. Westword has the story.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 6:01 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: When animal control responded to a call about the second-floor residence, the stench was blinding from the bottom of the stairs. How many dogs, cats and so on did officers find alive? And how many were dead? Westword has the story.

Friday, November 15, 2013 at 9:12 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Four Chandler boys are in juvenile jail this morning, accused of torturing and killing a kitten. The boys, ages 8 to 12, were caught by their trailer park's surveillance video kicking the two-month-old kitten repeatedly before tossing its "limp and lifeless" body into a pool. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 9:03 am
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A guy who offered to "crop" the ears of a dog-owner's pit bull ended up hacking off the puppy's entire ear flaps with scissors and a box cutter, police say. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Monday, October 14, 2013 at 9:50 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A third person has been arrested for having sex with a German shepherd. That German shepherd was owned by one Christopher Jackson, who first came to our attention earlier this month upon his arrest for allegedly drugging his ex-girlfriend and branding his initials onto her vagina. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 5:01 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Witnesses say they saw Moller brutally waling on a pair of raccoons in a dumpster, and when they confronted him, he pronounced doom on the entire species. What past trauma turned him against the adorable bandits? Westword has the story.

Friday, September 20, 2013 at 7:19 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: If Scott Graham is responsible for all the missing cats in a Mesa neighborhood, then it's safe to say that he messed the wrong people's cats. Now that Graham was sentenced to house arrest in the case -- which involved the murders of up to 40 cats -- people are protesting outside his home. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Monday, September 9, 2013 at 6:04 am
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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A Tempe man abandoned an apartment full of cats last month, according to the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office. Almost all of the cats somehow survived without food, water, or air conditioning, but all of them didn't make it -- one cat was found dead in a kitchen drawer. Phoenix New Times has the story.

Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 9:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A healthy three-year-old pit bull was torched in St. Louis -- so badly that the dog could not survive the traumatic burns all over his body. Police have no idea who poured gasoline on the animal and set him on fire, but animal rescuers have offered a reward for answers. Riverfront Times has the story.