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  1. President moves against American's wishesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    With unemployment and underemployment raging on American citizens now have to contend with millions of illegal aliens taking jobs that rightfully belong to Arizonans and Americans. Less than three weeks ago the American people spoke loud and clear in the election that they had enough of the liberal agenda but President Obama made another executive order allowing millions, including criminals, to stay and work in the USA.

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  2. Survivors of suicide loss bring awareness to suicide preventionRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    The ripple effects of suicide can cost communities billions of dollars in resources and medical costs but the most devastating effects are how it impacts the families and friends of suicide victims. Arizona Health Matters cited data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that show more than 33,000 people die by suicide each year.

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  3. Mulch fire near El Mirage to burn for daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Arizona Republic

    Firefighters from multiple communities responded to a debris fire near El Mirage Saturday. The fire started Saturday evening at a recycling facility Mulch fire in West Valley to burn for days Firefighters from multiple communities responded to a debris fire near El Mirage Saturday.

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  4. Evacuation plans readied as Buffalo flooding loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    The mayor of Buffalo says the city is making significant progress clearing snow-clogged streets even as a flooding threat looms. In a story Nov. 21 about the Buffalo snowstorms, The Associated Press reported erroneously that warmer temperatures could make the snow heavier.

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  5. New pot law needs rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

    The clock has been set for Guam's public health department, which now has nine months to come up with rules and regulations related to the island's new medical marijuana law. The Department of Public Health and Social Services, the lead agency tasked with developing the guidelines for the law, is working with the Guam Economic Development Authority to research the cost of implementing the law, Deputy Director Leo Casil said.

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  6. Ducey to likely see Arizona bills Brewer rejectedRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PHOENIX - Arizona's incoming governor may be faced with a lot of the same bills his predecessor passed on. The Arizona Capitol Times reports that sponsors of legislation that Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed see Governor-elect Doug Ducey as a possible second chance.

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  7. Friday crash backs up I-40 east of KingmanRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Kingman Daily Miner

    A crash on eastbound Interstate 40 about 10 miles east of Kingman closed the highway for a couple of hours early Friday morning. The crash occurred about 6 a.m. at milepost 63 when Robert Short, 31, of Walterboro, S.C., lost control of his semi truck and it rolled onto its side.

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  8. Part of Loop 202 closes after crash, bringing heavy trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTAR

    Traffic on the eastbound Loop 202 was slowed to a crawl early in the evening because of a closure at 52nd Ave due to a crash. The Arizona Department of Transportation recommended using eastbound Interstate 10 as an alternate route to get to the East Valley.

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  9. Op-ed: Utah justice reformers ignore huge factor: sex offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Utah's Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice is tackling some of our communities' most difficult challenges. One of their key objectives is to "coordinate statewide efforts to reduce crime and victimization in Utah."

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  10. APS against changes to state energy efficiencyRead the original story

    Saturday | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PHOENIX - A major Arizona utility and big businesses that use large amounts of electricity are at odds over whether the state should change its energy-efficiency rules. The Arizona Republic reports that the Arizona Corporation Commission is mulling whether to set individual efficiency goals for every utility and drop a one-size-fits-all requirement enacted in 2010.

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  11. Five people air-lifted to hospitals following head-on crash on AZ 260 in Camp VerdeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Bugle

    At this time in the investigation, the marshal's office reported, it appears the driver of the 2010 GMC pickup crossed the center line and struck the mini-van head on. VVN/Vyto Starinskas Four medical helicopters sit on Route 260 near the intersection of Cherry Creek Road at about 5 p.m. Friday in Camp Verde, transporting multiple injured people to the hospital after a two-vehicle accident which closed the highway.

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  12. EDITORIAL: Compromise by Brown, Napolitano can avert UC tuition hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Fresno Bee

    The victory was seemingly as clear as it is sobering for families: The University of California can now raise tuition by as much as 5% a year for the next five years. After two days of raucous hearings punctuated by student protests, last-minute vote stacking and the spectacle of UC regents invoking the legacy of Gov. Jerry Brown's late father, the university's governing body decided 14-7 Thursday that the university needed the option.

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  13. Brasch WordsFRAT Boys and Naval OfficersRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2011 | American Reporter

    In an 8 p.m. ET press conference called by the Pima County Sheriff's office, Pima County Sheriff Clarence Dupnik decried the "vitriolic" campaign against Giffords during the 2010 election year, and speaking of Arizona declared, "We have become the Mecca for prejudice and bigotry" in recent years, he said. The bold remark was widely noted and discussed by talking heads on CNN and FoxNews.

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  14. Sneak Peek: 'Zona Politics' Looks at Obama's Executive Order on ImmigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Tucson Weekly

    On this week's Zona Politics with Jim Nintzel: Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Lea Marquez Peterson and Pima County Democratic Party chairman Don Jorgensen talk about President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration; the Latino voter turnout in the 2014 election; the region's transportation needs; what to expect from the Arizona Legislature; and more.

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  15. Arizona Supreme Court Limits Preemptive Sweep of Arizona's Trade Secrets ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | JD Supra

    The Arizona Supreme Court decided yesterday in Orca Communications Unlimited v. Noder that Arizona's version of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act, A.R.S. 44-401 et seq.

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  16. U.S. 60 westbound closed at Power RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Arizona Republic

    U.S. 60 westbound closed at Power Road The westbound lanes of U.S. 60 were closed at Power Road in Mesa Friday afternoon following a crash. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1zKIoc2 The westbound lanes of U.S. 60 were closed at Power Road on Friday afternoon following a crash, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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  17. Arizonans sue over Border Patrol checkpointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | KTVK Phoenix

    Two southern Arizona residents have filed a lawsuit in federal court over an ongoing battle against a U.S. Border Patrol checkpoint. The checkpoint is about 20 miles north of the U.S. border with Mexico near the town of Arivaca.

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  18. AG sues GM for $3 billion over vehicle safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Bugle

    Claiming consumers here were misled, Attorney General Tom Horne has filed a $3 billion lawsuit against General Motors alleging it sold vehicles to Arizonans the company knew were unsafe. "Manufacturers of any product, from toys to automobiles, must make and sell products that are, above all else, safe to use,' Horne said in the complaint filed in Maricopa County Superior Court, the first one filed by a state against the auto giant.

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  19. I-40 crash blocks highway Friday morningRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | The Kingman Daily Miner

    A crash on eastbound Interstate 40 about 10 miles east of Kingman closed the highway for a couple of hours early Friday morning. The crash occurred about 6 a.m. at milepost 63 when Robert Short, 31, of Walterboro, S.C., lost control of his semi truck and it rolled onto its side.

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  20. Arizona will continue to deny licenses to immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | USA Today

    Immigrants granted deportation deferment because President Barack Obama's executive action won't get Arizona driver's licenses or any other state benefits any time soon under Arizona's Republican Arizona will continue to deny licenses to immigrants PHOENIX - Immigrants granted deportation deferment because President Barack Obama's executive action won't get Arizona driver's licenses or any other state benefits any time soon under Arizona's Republican Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1zJYC55 Immigrants who watched President Obama announce his plan for immigration reform breathed a sigh of relief as it freed them from the threat of deportation. 5 comments