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  1. UA Launching New Degree Program in PhoenixRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    Now enrolling for the fall, UA North Valley makes it easier for students in Phoenix to earn a Bachelor of General Studies degree from the UA. To better serve all Arizonans who aspire to earn a bachelor's degree, the University of Arizona is launching a new degree program in Phoenix that will improve the convenience and attainability of higher education.

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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Truck fire closes northbound lanes of I-17Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    The northbound lanes of Interstate 17 were closed near New River on Monday afternoon after a truck towing a trailer caught fire on the right shoulder. Truck fire closes northbound lanes of I-17 The northbound lanes of Interstate 17 were closed near New River on Monday afternoon after a truck towing a trailer caught fire on the right shoulder.

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  5. Truck fire closes Interstate 17 north of PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTAR

    A burning truck closed Interstate 17 north of the Phoenix metro area on Monday, the Arizona Department of Transportation said.

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  6. House panel moves to block A-10 retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Two U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft assigned to the 354th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron take off from a runway during deployment at Campia Turzii, Romania, April 14, 2015. Lt. Col.

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  7. Marana Road closures in place for I-10 maintenance workRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    MARANA, AZ - Marana drivers can expect traffic restrictions while traveling near the interstate, as construction crews perform maintenance work. Arizona Department of Transportation has granted the The Town of Marana permission to set up traffic control for maintenance repair and painting.

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  8. Reusable Doug DoucheBAGS for SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

    "Arizona [Governor Doug Ducey] may hate the environment, but that doesn't mean YOU have to!" That's the message behind the reusable Doug DoucheBAG campaign . Conceived by Stacey Champion of Rogue Green --a Valley-based environmental group--and designed by one her friends, these canvas bags were a big "F You" Earth Day present to Governor Ducey for signing SB 1241 into law.

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  9. Nevada lawmakers check out Colorado's marijuana industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nevada Appeal

    A bipartisan delegation of Nevada lawmakers visited their counterparts in Colorado over the weekend, talking pot policy and touring businesses to see the recreational marijuana industry in action. Democratic Sen. Tick Segerblom said the trip to the Denver area on Friday and Saturday, which included a stop at Colorado's largest marijuana dispensary, was a positive experience for the group and a reminder that Nevada needed to get moving on similar regulation.

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  10. For the students who will come after meRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | State Press

    On the night before my first day of college, I lay awake in bed, my stomach twisting with anticipation and my eyes reading the popcorn constellations in my ceiling, looking for a sign of how the next day - and the next four years - would unfold. My outfit was picked out and laying on the chair.

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  11. Freed killer Betty Smithey IS Jodi Arias - in 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | USA Today

    Freed killer Betty Smithey IS Jodi Arias - in 50 years Smithey believes in redemption, even for someone like Arias, who has killed another. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1GwzxPg PHOENIX - She may not quite look like it, not anymore.

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  12. Suspicious tote in Kingman held cassettes, mail, OreosRead the original story

    Sunday | The Kingman Daily Miner

    The Mohave County Sheriff's Office has identified the contents of a suspicious package left at its office on Monday morning. According to Trish Carter, spokeswoman for the Mohave County Sheriff's Office, the contents of the tote included paper with handwriting "on a variety of topics," binders, junk mail, cassette tapes, a cell phone, and Oreo cookies.

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  13. Cooper foregoes the glitz in DC to talk race with ArizonansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    On April 25, 2015, CNN Anchor Anderson Cooper came to Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in Phoenix to deliver the Delivering Democracy Lecture for the ASU Center for the Study of Race & Democracy. Anderson Cooper could have strolled down the red carpet with the journalists, officials and celebrities at The White House Correspondence Dinner.

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  14. DPHSS chief: Legal pot could net $90MRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Pacific Daily News

    James Gillan, director of the island's health department, said approximately 3,000 patients could qualify for medical marijuana.

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  15. Raul H. Castro Institute at Phoenix College to Honor the 2015 Arizona...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | PRWeb

    The Raul H. Castro Institute at Phoenix College is excited to invite the public to celebrate the 2015 class of Arizona Latina Trailblazers. The Raul H. Castro Institute at Phoenix College is excited to invite the public to celebrate the 2015 class of Arizona Latina Trailblazers.

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  16. Pickin' Pistol Pete: NMSU Cheer tryouts fill mascot positionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Jordan Johnson, left, and John Michael Roberts showcase how they would portray New Mexico State University mascot Pistol Pete during cheer squad tryouts Saturday on campus. Such was the cry of dozens of would-be cheerleaders Saturday afternoon in New Mexico State University's practice gym, as young men and women tried out for a spot on the university's cheer squad.

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  17. Butte Police Seek Funding for DUI Task ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | KTMF

    The Butte law enforcement department seeks funding approval to train DUI task force officers. The Butte police department has a $13,000 grant already promised by the State Department of Transportation.

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  18. Former Gov. Brewer leads Strike Out Child Abuse WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Arizona Republic

    Former Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer and her son Michael led the sixth annual Strike Out Child Abuse Walk through downtown Phoenix on Saturday. Former Gov. Brewer leads Strike Out Child Abuse Walk Former Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer and her son Michael led the sixth annual Strike Out Child Abuse Walk through downtown Phoenix on Saturday.

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  19. Study: Arizonans among nation's 'least likely to curse'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | KTAR

    After examining more than 600,000 phone calls over the last year, Marchex scanned for curse words ranging from A to F to S, logging the frequency of these words for all 50 states. Research showed that residents of Washington state are the least likely to curse, followed in descending order by Massachusetts, Arizona, Texas and Virginia.

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  20. Semi-truck fire closes I-10 near downtown PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Arizona Department of Transportation says the eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 will remain closed for at least a few more hours Saturday morning due to the fire.

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