Friday Apr 18
The Miami Herald
Donovan McNabb spends night in jail for DUI arrest
Donovan McNabb spent Wednesday night in a Maricopa, Ariz., jail. But, unlike Charles Barkley, he didn't get to meet Joe Arpaio, who bills himself as "America's Toughest Sheriff."
Alleged gang members, associates arrested in Ariz.
Authorities say nine alleged gang members and their associates are in custody after being indicted on various charges.
Starving dogs seized from Pinal County home
MARICOPA, Ariz. Pinal County Animal Care and Control officers seized six emaciated dogs they found at a home in the Hidden Valley area southwest of Maricopa last week.
Field study shows why food quality will suffer with rising CO2
For the first time, a field test has demonstrated that elevated levels of carbon dioxide inhibit plants' assimilation of nitrate into proteins, indicating that the nutritional quality of food crops is at risk as climate change intensifies.
Gin show brings cotton world to Civic Center
Cotton enthusiasts could get a look at some new equipment during the Texas Cotton Ginners Association's annual meeting and trade show Thursday.
Maricopa firefighters put out fire on train engine
Maricopa firefighters responding to what was reported as a vehicle fire along the highway between Maricopa and Casa Grande instead had to put out a train engine fire.
Arizona man accused of bombing refuses to enter court
An Iraqi man accused of detonating a homemade explosive device outside a Social Security Administration office in Arizona during 2012 refused to enter a Pinal County courtroom for a hearing earlier this week.
FORECAST: Dust hits AZ, rain chances ahead
A Dust Storm Warning is in effect until 5 p.m. for Maricopa and Pinal County as a massive wall of dust moves north along Interstate 10 through Casa Grande.