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PHOENIX (AP) – Karen Bailey and Nelda Majors were a couple for 50 years before they told friends and family about their relationship. They kept it secret to avoid the hostility that they saw lesbians and gay men endure throughout much of their lifetime. Six years after they revealed their relationship, the partners witnessed something [...]

An investigation into the deaths of more than 20 dogs at an Arizona kennel l in June resulted Wednesday in a series of felony and misdemeanor indictments against the kennel’s owners and the caretakers who were left in charge while they were on vacation in Florida. Sen. Jeff Flake’s son, Austin, was among those indicted. [...]

A U.S. Border Patrol agent is facing felony charges of assaulting a 14-year-old boy at the Nogales Border Patrol station for having a cellphone while in detention. Aldo Francisco Arteaga of Tucson surrendered on Thursday and was fingerprinted and photographed at the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office, then released on his own recognizance.    According [...]

Recalled Arizona senate president Russell Pearce, who proposed the state’s controversial anti-immigration law, resigned as the state’s GOP Vice-chair following remarks he made regarding sterilizing poor women. On The Russell Pearce Show, he said,  “You put me in charge of Medicaid, the first thing I’d do is get Norplant, birth-control implants, or tubal ligations. Then [...]

Recalled Arizona senate president Russell Pearce, who proposed the state’s controversial anti-immigration law, spoke on the The Russell Pearce Show  to explain how he would fix public assistance programs, Phoenix New Times reports.  “You put me in charge of Medicaid, the first thing I’d do is get Norplant, birth-control implants, or tubal ligations,” he said. “Then [...]

A group of heavily-armed border militia members mistook conservationists researching bats for illegal immigrants or smugglers, and confronted them in a scenario that could have gone terribly wrong. On Aug. 23rd in the Gardner Canyon area, a small group of conservationists ventured out in the middle of the night to conduct a wildlife population survey, [...]

James Woods is not your average congressional candidate. He went blind at the age of 26, party due to a lack of adequate health insurance. During the long periods of isolation he was forced to endure while recovering, Woods made some big decisions in his life. He decided to use his time to help others [...]

A 22-year-old Arizona man who calls himself “Dark Lord” was arrested for allegedly burning a Bible and urinating on it outside a Christian-oriented homeless shelter in northern Arizona, according to police. Reuters reports that Eric Minerault was booked into jail late on Thursday on suspicion of one count of unlawful symbol burning stemming from the [...]

On Monday, a 9-year-old girl accidentally shot and killed 39 year-old firearms instructor Charles Vacca when the girl lost control of the Uzi submachine gun he was supervising her with. The incident was caught on video, the publicized version of which stops just short of the fatal shot. As you can see, Vacca has one [...]

A video was released by Mohave Sheriffs officials showing that moment just before a 9-year-old girl accidentally shot a gun instructor in the head at a shooting range. 39-year-old Charles Vacca died after being shot in the head with a 9 mm Uzi by the girl. Vacca instructs the girl on how to properly stand [...]

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