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  1. Man sentenced to prison in drug trafficking caseRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    The following four suspects were charged with 1) Cannabis Trafficking, Class X Felony; 2) Unlawful Possession of Cannabis with Intent to Deliver , Class X Felony; 3) Unlawful Possession of Cannabis , Class 1 Felony One of the five people charged in 2012 with trafficking nearly 600 pounds of marijuana from Arizona to Illinois has been sentenced to ... (more)

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  2. Fiery car wreck on U.S. 60 triggers major traffic delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Traffic began at about 4:42 p.m. Monday after a car crashed and ignited on eastbound U.S. 60 in Mesa.

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  3. PRUDEN: When the hangman botches the jobRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Washington Times

    The taking of a life to punish taking a life is an idea whose time is not yet gone, but its years may be numbered.

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  4. Ad Check: Christine Jones on immigration, borderRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    "Illegal immigration costs Arizona taxpayers $2.8 billion every single year. When I am governor, that will change," said Jones in the ad.

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  5. Is it time to bring back the guillotine and firing squad?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    'Using drugs meant for individuals with medical needs to carry out executions is a misguided effort to mask the brutality of executions a ' On Tuesday, July 22, the U.S. Supreme Court rejected Joseph Rudolph Wood, III's last minute appeal to stay his execution, siding with the Arizona Attorney General.

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  6. AZ: RATP Dev McDonald Transit (RDMT) initiates revenue operations on Tucsona s Streetcar LineRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    The line connects the University of Arizona campus to the Avenue , downtown Tucson and the Convention Center.

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  7. An Odd Motion, Ariz.'s Botched Execution, and the Supreme CourtRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | FindLaw

    A motion for relief filed halfway through an execution. Why have you never heard of such things? It's probably because most executions don't last two hours -- lethal injections typically take about 10 minutes.

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  8. Anti-Medicaid Doc/Pol Accepts Medicaid CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Phoenix New Times

    Master and apprentice: Recalled former state Senator Russell Pearce talks with Ralph Heap , Pearce's revenge candidate in LD 25, in this photo Heap deleted from his Facebook page Tall with a buzz cut and a toothy grin, Dr. Ralph Heap is a banjo-pickin' orthopedic surgeon with a handsome family and enough charisma to worry incumbent Bob Worsley in ... (more)

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  9. AZGFD, Commission Win Awards from Western Conservation OrganizationRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    The Arizona Game and Fish Department has been recognized for its national leadership with three major awards from the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies .

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  10. Doctor Lines placed correctly in Arizona inmateRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Tucson Post

    In this undated file photo provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections, an unidentified Arizona Corrections Officer adjusts the straps on the gurney used for lethal injections at the Arizona State Prison at Florence, Ariz.

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  11. Doctor: Injection lines placed correctly in inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    In this undated file photo provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections, an unidentified Arizona Corrections Officer adjusts the straps on the gurney used for lethal injections at the Arizona State Prison at Florence, Ariz.

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  12. AZ: U.S. Department of Transportation Celebrates Grand Opening of...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration July 25 celebrated the grand opening of the Sun Link Streetcar line.

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  13. The Intimate NashRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Downtown Phoenix Journal

    Open for just over two years, The Nash has already been called a "great jazz room" by none other than DownBeat magazine, although for many Arizonans it remains an undiscovered gem on Roosevelt Row.

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  14. Wyoming's ex-director of education back in ArizonaRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    The man who headed the Wyoming Education Department during the exile of Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill has returned to Arizona.

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  15. FAQ: Why Arizona executions face scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Arizona Republic

    FAQ: Why Arizona executions face scrutiny Arizona's execution methods raise questions, criticism.

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  16. Gay-marriage ban backers say it's to keep marriages strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Arizona Republic

    One of the central arguments in the gay-marriage lawsuits against Arizona is the question of how the ban came to be.

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  17. A competitive primary in Dist. 28 Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Arizona Republic

    Arizona Legislative District 28 has only one competitive primary. Three candidates are running for two ballot spots as Republicans in the state House of Representatives.

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  18. U.S. DOT celebrates Tucson Streetcar openingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CE News

    Tucson, Ariz. The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration celebrated the grand opening of the Sun Link Streetcar line.

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  19. Washington state, U.S. Department of Education still at odds over "No Child" lawRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    Education Secretary Arne Duncan's plan to give schools a break from student-testing mandates in the federal No Child Left Behind law appears to be working in 42 states and the District of Columbia.

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  20. Doblin: Does Christie's pro-life stance reach death row?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    SPEAKING at the Aspen Institute last week, Governor Christie said: "I'm pro-life, and if you're pro-life, you have to be pro-life when they get out of the womb also."

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