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A veteran Arizona legislator is apologizing while defending herself from criticism for comments she made on immigration and birth rates.

By Associated Press July 28, 2019
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An Arizona man has been sentenced to 30 days in jail and three years probation for causing a fatal California train derailment by driving his truck onto the railroad tracks.

By Associated Press July 28, 2019
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Residents signing up for food stamps in Minnesota are provided a brochure about domestic violence, but it doesn’t matter if they even read the pamphlet.

By Associated Press July 28, 2019
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Federal authorities for months suspected a humanitarian group of harboring immigrants, eventually resulting in felony charges against a volunteer who says he was simply being a good Samaritan, according to recently released court documents.

By Associated Press July 28, 2019
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Volunteers are using translation apps and helping raise money for a migrant shelter near the U.S.-Mexico border in a small city in New Mexico.

By Associated Press July 28, 2019
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Diamondbacks left-hander Robbie Ray's streak of wins in four consecutive starts ended even though he struck out 11 and walked none.

By Associated Press July 28, 2019
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President Donald Trump's "maximum pressure" campaign against Iran is at a crossroads.

By Associated Press July 27, 2019
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Government surveys show that about 90% of the population has coverage, largely preserving gains from President Barack Obama's years.

By Associated Press July 27, 2019
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Yuma County officials say it's not too late to save dark skies enjoyed by residents of rural areas separated by a mountain range from the Yuma area where urban lights obscure views of stars and planets.

By Associated Press July 27, 2019
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The Supreme Court cleared the way for the Trump administration to tap billions of dollars in Pentagon funds to build sections of a border wall with Mexico.

By Associated Press July 27, 2019
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An investigation into troops smuggling immigrants into the United States illegally led to the arrest Thursday of 16 Marines at California’s Camp Pendleton.

By Associated Press July 25, 2019
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Authorities say final findings show there was no radiation exposure health risk for employees and visitors at Grand Canyon National Park from uranium ore samples.

By Associated Press July 25, 2019
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The head of the U.S. Border Patrol said Wednesday that she joined a Facebook group whose members mocked migrants and lawmakers so she could read what her personnel thought about her, and said she knew little about the group.

By Associated Press July 25, 2019
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Facebook's settlement with the FTC after the agency's yearlong investigation provides a detailed account of the company's sneaky behavior and secures a handful of new safeguards, many of them backward-looking.

By Associated Press July 25, 2019
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The Arizona Cardinals have a rookie coach, a rookie quarterback and an offensive system not only new to them, but to the NFL.

By Associated Press July 25, 2019
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Authorities have won a court order to force-feed an emaciated immigrant who has staged a monthlong hunger strike at an immigration detention center in Arizona as he awaits his forced return to his native Russia.

By Associated Press July 24, 2019
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Shaking off a rough previous outing, Taylor Clarke pitched six effective innings and Carson Kelly hit a three-run homer, lifting the Diamondbacks to a 5-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday.

By Associated Press July 24, 2019
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Mexican officials said Monday they have uncovered an industrial-scale migrant smuggling ring using tractor-trailer rigs disguised as freight deliveries for major companies.

By Associated Press July 22, 2019
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It's a carefully planned mission that involves coordination across state lines – from Mexican gray wolf dens hidden deep in the woods of New Mexico and Arizona to breeding facilities at zoos and special conservation centers around the U.S.

By Associated Press July 22, 2019
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An evacuation notice has been issued for some recreational areas as firefighters battle a growing wildfire north of Flagstaff

By Associated Press July 22, 2019
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Glacier National Park officials are teed off over a report that tourists were hitting golf balls off Going-to-the-Sun Road during a traffic delay.

By Associated Press July 21, 2019
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A police officer's craving for cake batter ice cream put him and his colleagues in the right place to take action.

By Associated Press July 20, 2019
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U.S. overdose deaths last year likely fell for the first time in nearly three decades, preliminary numbers suggest.

By Associated Press July 20, 2019
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Arizona Republican Sen. Martha McSally has agreed to pay a fine of more than $23,000 to settle campaign finance violations from the 2014 election.

By Associated Press July 20, 2019
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Before she was hearing cases on the U.S. Supreme Court, former Justice Sandra Day O'Connor was bringing people together in her historic Arizona home.

By Associated Press July 20, 2019
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A Republican state representative and Arizona's Democratic superintendent of public instruction are sparring over a backlog of pending applications from families for private school tuition vouchers.

By Associated Press July 20, 2019
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More firefighters are being assigned to a wildfire in the Prescott National Forest and progress is reported in efforts to keep it spreading, with fire managers on Saturday saying crews have cleared containment lines around 18% of the fire's perimeter.

By Associated Press July 20, 2019
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Christian Walker hit a two-run homer to cap the first natural cycle by consecutive batters in Arizona's history, lifting the Diamondbacks to a 10-7 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night.

By Associated Press July 20, 2019
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Fire crews have been working to keep a fire from homes as they clear brush along a forest road.

By Associated Press July 19, 2019
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For a few hours, Beyoncé had a famed blue-green waterfall in northern Arizona to herself.

By Associated Press July 19, 2019
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The game was a pitchers' duel tied at 1 until Orlando Arcia's run-scoring single in the eighth inning, part of a three-run rally for the Brewers.

By Associated Press July 19, 2019
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John Paul Stevens, the bow-tied, independent-thinking, Republican-nominated justice who unexpectedly emerged as the Supreme Court’s leading liberal, died Tuesday in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, after suffering a stroke Monday.

By Associated Press July 17, 2019
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Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff is recommending that the agency cut back on inspections at the country’s nuclear reactors, a cost-cutting move promoted by the nuclear power industry but denounced by opponents as a threat to public safety.

By Associated Press July 17, 2019
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Kelly Oubre Jr. returns to a new-look roster that includes star Devin Booker and second-year center Deandre Ayton, plus point guard Ricky Rubio.

By Associated Press July 16, 2019
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Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has no idea who is behind Phoenix billboards urging him to run for office in 2020.

By Associated Press July 15, 2019
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Wyoming authorities say a boater found the body of a northern Arizona man in the Snake River 10 days after he was reported missing.

By Associated Press July 15, 2019
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Authorities in California say they are searching for a bikini-clad Arizona woman who went missing while hiking in the Mojave Desert.

By Associated Press July 15, 2019
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Carrying “off the chart” amounts of moisture, Barry crawled ashore Saturday in Louisiana and quickly weakened to a tropical storm that promised to dump heavy rains that could last for days and pose a test of the flood-prevention systems built after Hurricane Katrina 14 years ago.

By Associated Press July 13, 2019
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Rare sea turtles are smashing nesting records this summer on beaches in the Southeast, with scientists crediting the egg-laying boom to conservation measures that began more than 30 years ago.

By Associated Press July 13, 2019
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A half-century ago, in the middle of a mean year of war, famine, violence in the streets and the widening of the generation gap, men from planet Earth stepped onto another world for the first time, uniting people around the globe in a way not seen before or since.

By Associated Press July 13, 2019
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Jake Lamb and Ketel Marte homered, Robbie Ray allowed just two hits over 6 1/3 innings, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 on Friday night.

By Associated Press July 12, 2019
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A small radiation leak from a Soviet nuclear submarine that sank 30 years ago has been found, Norwegian researchers said Thursday, but it poses no risk to people or fish.

By Associated Press July 11, 2019
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Nike announced Thursday it’s going forward with plans to make soles for Nike Air shoes in a Phoenix suburb even though Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey blocked state money for the facility when the company pulled a flag-themed shoe from the market.

By Associated Press July 11, 2019
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Arizona authorities say a driver escaped injury when his car’s windshield was pierced by the trunk of a saguaro cactus during a wreck Wednesday on the outskirts of Tucson.

By Associated Press July 10, 2019
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Health officials say Maricopa County has recorded its first death related to the ongoing statewide hepatitis A outbreak.

By Associated Press July 10, 2019
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A second human case of West Nile virus has been found in southern Nevada.

By Associated Press July 10, 2019
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Justin Verlander, Shane Bieber and the American League pitchers plugged power back into the mound.

By Associated Press July 9, 2019
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The French company that purchased New Hampshire’s Stonyfield Farm in 2017 has acquired a yogurt maker with facilities in Brattleboro, Vermont, and Casa Grande, Arizona.

By Associated Press July 9, 2019
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The number of West Nile Virus cases in Arizona has already surpassed last year’s count and could increase through the fall, health officials said.

By Associated Press July 9, 2019
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Federal Aviation Administration officials are investigating the death of a skydiving instructor in a jump last week near Casa Grande.

By Associated Press July 9, 2019

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