Arizona

Cindy McCain, back right, walks with her son Jack McCain, back left, as the follow the military honor guard carrying the casket of Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., after a memorial service at North Phoenix Baptist Church.
AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin
August 30, 2018 - 10:32 am
By Melissa Daniels and Nicholas Riccardi, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — Sen. John McCain was eulogized Thursday as a "true American hero" — and a terrible driver with a wicked sense of humor and love of a good battle — at a crowded church service for the maverick politician that ended with the...
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Andrew Gillum with his wife, R. Jai Gillum at his side addresses his supporters after winning the Democrat primary for governor on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, in Tallahassee, Fla.
AP Photo/Steve Cannon
August 29, 2018 - 7:23 am
By Steve Peoples, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump got his man in battleground Florida, but he watched a prominent immigration ally fall in Arizona in what was another eventful night in the 2018 midterm season. Arizona and Florida held primaries Tuesday, both of which tested...
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As flags fly at half-staff at the Arizona Capitol in memory of the late Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain, television crews broadcast live Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, in Phoenix.
AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin
August 27, 2018 - 7:57 am
By Melissa Daniels and Nicholas Riccardi, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — Sen. John McCain's death in office has handed Arizona's governor an empty Senate seat to give out — and a difficult political puzzle to solve before he does. Arizona law requires only that Gov. Doug Ducey name a replacement...
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(Kali Poulsen via AP)
August 25, 2018 - 6:44 pm
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The patriarch of the polygamous family from TV's "Sister Wives" drove around his new hometown in northern Arizona, admiring the mountain views but still thinking about the heap of boxes that needed sorting at the homes he rented for his four wives and 18 children. "We moved...
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Twelve of the 16 pregnant nurses at Banner Desert Medical Center in Mesa, Arizona, pose for a photo.
Banner Desert Medical Center via CNN
August 18, 2018 - 10:52 pm
By Gisela Crespo ARIZONA (CNN) -- There's a baby boom in an Arizona hospital and it's not coming from the maternity ward. Sixteen nurses who work in the intensive care unit of the Banner Desert Medical Center in Mesa are pregnant. "I know a couple of us did fertility treatments," nurse Paige...
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Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Zack Godley throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, in Phoenix.
AP Photo/Rick Scuteri
August 07, 2018 - 6:14 am
By John Marshall, AP Sports Writer PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks had chances to win in the ninth inning, again in the 10th, and the next three innings after that. After all those chances and more than 4 1/2 hours of baseball, David Peralta finally ended it with his first walk-off home run...
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Walmart
Photo credit: Jeremy Long/Lebanon Daily News via USA TODAY NETWORK
June 17, 2018 - 9:54 pm
By Ursula Perano ARIZONA (CNN) - - A 23-year-old Walmart shopper is accused of making fraudulent returns at more than 1,000 of the chain's stores across the country. Thomas Frudaker was arrested Wednesday. Officials said he made $1.3 million worth of fraudulent returns at Walmart stores. Suspicion...
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The U.S. Border Patrol says an agent has been wounded in a shooting in southern Arizona near the U.S.-Mexico border.
AP Photo/Matt York, file
June 12, 2018 - 5:07 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — A U.S. Border Patrol agent was wounded in a shooting on an Arizona ranch near the U.S.-Mexico border before dawn Tuesday in a remote area known for drug and migrant smuggling, the agency and the cattleman who owns the property said. The agent was taken to a hospital after the 4:30 a...
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416 Fire, right, and the Burro Fire, left, northwest of Durango, Colo.
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June 12, 2018 - 11:40 am
By Colleen Slevin, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — Extreme fire danger prompted officials to shut down a sprawling forest that includes some of Colorado's most stunning mountains in a region that attracts tourists from around the world, a rare tactic also being used in neighboring states as the U.S...
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Romaine lettuce
Steve Campbell/Houston Chronicle via AP
June 01, 2018 - 12:06 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Four more deaths have been linked to a national food poisoning outbreak blamed on tainted lettuce, bringing the total to five. Health officials have tied the E. coli outbreak to romaine lettuce grown in Yuma, Arizona. The growing season there ended six weeks ago, and it's unlikely...
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