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  1. Family of deceased Arizona inmate seeks $7.5 millionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  2. Blevens Fire briefly closes westbound SR 188 near GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Westbound State Route 188 was closed Wednesday evening near Globe because of a brush fire, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Blevens Fire briefly closes westbound SR 188 near Globe Westbound State Route 188 was closed Wednesday evening near Globe because of a brush fire, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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  3. Cities, towns offer new public safety pension proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    The League of Arizona Cities and Towns is calling for major changes to the financially troubled retirement system for first responders because its members have been hard hit by rising public-safety pension costs. Cities, towns offer new public safety pension proposal The League of Arizona Cities and Towns is calling for major changes to the financially troubled retirement system for first responders because its members have been hard hit by rising public-safety pension costs.

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  4. Family of deceased Arizona inmate seeks $7.5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The family of inmate Neil Early who was fatally injured while incarcerated at Arizona State Prison has filed a notice of claim alleging negligence in the death. The initiative requests payment of $7.5 million while asserting that litigation could produce a jury verdict and award of more than $20 million.

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  5. Valley man finds old check, can't cash itRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    I imagine finding money is a lot like winning the lottery. Maybe not Mega Millions or Powerball, but it still feels good.

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  6. Gilbert non-profit plans to build Vietnam Memorial Wall replicaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    The wall is part of a $3 million project that will also feature a park with education and resource centers for veterans Gilbert non-profit plans to build Vietnam Memorial Wall replica The wall is part of a $3 million project that will also feature a park with education and resource centers for veterans Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1HMJoE3 The non-profit group Operation Welcome Home AZ is raising funds to build a 7-acre Gilbert park that will include an education center, veterans services and a scaled-down replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C. The replica wall will be the only one of its kind west of the Mississippi River and will honor 58,300 veterans and 623 Arizonans.

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  7. Is your daycare prepared for an emergency?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    As Phoenix police continue to investigate the death of a 3-month-old at an unlicensed home daycare, questions about safety concerns at daycare centers have been raised. Becky Hancock is with the Association for Supportive Childcare , a non-profit that wants to improve the quality of childcare in Arizona.

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  8. Striping work taking place on I-19Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KGUN

    According to a media release from the Arizona Department of Transportation, northbound Interstate 19 will be reduced to one lane and the northbound I-19 off-ramp will be closed south of Tucson, at Pima Mine Road . Northbound I-19 drivers wishing to access Pima Mine road may use Sahuarita Road to Old Nogales Highway during the ramp closure.

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  9. Need a driver license? Save time by going online firstRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KGUN

    If you plan on applying for a driver license, instructional permit or identification card, you can save time by submitting your application online before heading to a Motor Vehicle Division office. According to a media release form the Arizona Department of Transportation, the Motor Vehicle Division would like to remind people of the "Be Prepared" online service that began three years ago.

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  10. ACU Slams McCain for Selectively Citing Ratings to Make Himself Look BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The American Conservative Union

    Senator John McCain 's campaign team is getting called out by the very organization whose rating it cited on Twitter. Team McCain advertised his 91 percent rating in 2014 from conservative group ACU as the Washington insider heads into a tough 2016 campaign season.

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  11. LGBT Discrimination Better Protected Than RKBARead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    "Under the current law in Scottsdale, a person can be evicted from their home, fired from their job, or refused service by a business simply because of who they are or who they love. Please join us for a community forum about nondiscrimination protections in Scottsdale and why they're important for all people.

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  12. Fewer DUI arrests made over Memorial Day weekend in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KTAR

    There were fewer people around the state busted for DUIs over the Memorial Day weekend this year compared to last. Last year, there were 509 DUI arrests, and this past weekend there were 424 arrests.

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  13. Redistricting push may be behind Kirkpatrick's Senate bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Kingman Daily Miner

    Democratic Arizona Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick said Tuesday she will challenge Republican John McCain for his Senate seat next year, launching an uphill bid to unseat the five-term senator in the GOP-leaning state. Kirkpatrick, 65, is serving her third House term in a district she has won narrowly.

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  14. League proposes starting new pension with future employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Courier

    Cindy Barks The Daily Courier PRESCOTT - For the 32,000 employees and retirees currently in Arizona's public-safety pension system, nothing would change under a reform plan proposed by a task force of the Arizona League of Cities and Towns. Rather, it would be the fire and police employees hired after July 1, 2016, who would feel the brunt of pension reform.

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  15. Traffic shift starts on 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chino Valley Review

    Special to the Review Motorists traveling along State Route 89 in Chino Valley need to be aware of a traffic shift that will occur on Tuesday, May 26, as the Arizona Department of Transportation continues constructing the new roundabout at the intersection at Road 4 North. Traffic will be shifted from the east side to the west side of SR 89 at Road 4 North in Chino Valley and the new configuration will be in place for the next three months.

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  16. Kirkpatrick's Senate bid leaves wide-open race for House seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Democratic Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick's decision to run for Senate , challenging GOP Sen. John McCain, throws open the 2016 race for one of the most competitive House seats in the nation. The absence of an incumbent in northern Arizona's 1st District race will likely attract a bigger field than in years past.

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  17. Labrador Named Rand Paul's Western States Chairman for Presidential BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Boise Weekly

    Republican U.S. Senator and presidential contender Rand Paul named Idaho GOP Congressman Raul Labrador today as Western States Chairman of Rand Paul for President. Labrador would provide campaign insight in Idaho, Oregon, Nevada, Washington and Arizona.

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  18. Driver knocks out traffic light in PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC15.com

    The Arizona Department of Transportation is repairing the lights and a light pole after a crash in Phoenix on Wednesday morning. The Department of Public Safety said a woman was driving southbound on the Interstate 17 and Glendale Avenue off-ramp when she lost control and hit a traffic light.

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  19. Ariz. House Dem to challenge McCainRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Recordpub.com

    Democratic Arizona Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick said Tuesday she will challenge Republican John McCain for his Senate seat next year, launching an uphill bid to unseat the five-term senator in the GOP-leaning state.

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  20. Make My DaySAGGY Pants & Crushed Cars: Justice for SomeRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2010 | American Reporter

    Two things are assured this coming week. One is that Arizona will do its best to put into practice its controversial anti-immigration bill.

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