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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.
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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
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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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Music teacher Noah Karvelis
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April 26, 2018 - 11:13 am
By Melissa Daniels, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — A wave of red-clad teachers will crash upon the Arizona state Capitol on Thursday for an unprecedented walkout that closed most of the state's public school schools, part of an educator uprising that's also bubbled up in Colorado. Around 30,000 to...
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Apr 25, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies catcher Andrew Knapp (15) tags out Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock (11) during the fourth inning at Citizens Bank Park.
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April 25, 2018 - 11:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Altherr came through in a clutch spot again. Altherr hit a go-ahead three-run homer, Jake Arrieta outpitched Zack Greinke and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 Wednesday night. "Big spot in the game, those kinds of moments I focus in a little more...
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Apr 19, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jake Arrieta (49) walks off the field after the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citizens Bank Park.
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Matt Leon
April 25, 2018 - 3:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia Phillies will look to get back on the winning track Wednesday as they continue their series with the Arizona Diamondbacks at Citizens Bank Park. The Phillies dropped the opener in this three-game series last night by the score of 8-4. Vince Velasquez...
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Endangered Lesser Long-nosed Bat (Leptonycteris yerbabuenae) (left) and Mexican Long-tongued Bat (Choeronycteris mexicana) (right) at a hummingbird feeder
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April 17, 2018 - 11:27 pm
By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Wildlife managers in the American Southwest say a once-rare bat important to the pollination of plants used to produce tequila has made a comeback and is being removed from the U.S. endangered species list. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's...
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