Paul returns, Suns hold on for 112-110 win over Grizzlies
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Memphis Grizzlies guard John Konchar shoots between Phoenix Suns forward Josh Okogie, left, and forward Dario Saric during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri) Memphis Grizzlies forward Dillon Brooks drives between Phoenix Suns forward Torrey Craig (0), center Bismack Biyombo and guard Chris Paul during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri) Memphis Grizzlies guard Ja Morant drives on Phoenix Suns forward Dario Saric during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sun ..read more
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Rep. Gallego announces bid for Sinema’s Arizona Senate seat
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Rep. Ruben Gallego, D-Ariz., is seen in the U.S. Capitol, July 14, 2022, in Washington. Gallego says he’ll challenge independent U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona in 2024. Monday’s announcement makes Gallego the first candidate to jump into the race in the battleground state and sets up a potential three-way contest. No Republican has currently announced a run. (Tom Williams/Pool photo via AP, File) By JONATHAN J. COOPER Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — Democratic Rep. Ruben Gallego, a liberal firebrand and prominent Latino lawmaker, announced Monday he’ll challenge independent U.S. Sen ..read more
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Native Americans share trauma of Arizona boarding schools
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U.S. Interior Secretary Deb Haaland, right, and Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Bryan Newland, left, listen as April Hiosik Ignacio, center, speaks of her grandmother’s time in an Indian boarding school during a “Road to Healing” event, Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, at the Gila Crossing Community School in Laveen, Ariz. The “The Road to Healing,” is a year-long tour across the country to provide Indigenous survivors of the federal Indian boarding school system and their descendants an opportunity to share their experiences. (AP Photo/Matt York) U.S. Interior Secretary Deb Haaland speaks durin ..read more
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Navajo Nation rescinds mask mandate on vast reservation
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FILE – A sign urging safety measures during the coronavirus pandemic is displayed in Teesto, Ariz., on the Navajo Nation on Feb. 11, 2021. The Navajo Nation has rescinded a mask mandate that has been in effect since the early days of the coronavirus pandemic, officials announced Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, fulfilling a pledge that new tribal President Buu Nygren made while campaigning for the office. (AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca, File) FILE – Navajo President Buu Nygren delivers his inaugural speech on Jan. 10, 2023, in Fort Defiance, Ariz. The Navajo Nation has rescinded a mask mandate that has been ..read more
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Chemicals for possible fentanyl production seized in Arizona
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Law enforcement personnel stand outside at a home in Tucson, Ariz., on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023. U.S. agents in southern Arizona said Thursday they seized up to 440 pounds (about 200 kilograms) of what they suspect is a precursor chemical often used to manufacture the dangerous drug fentanyl, a chilling sign that producers may be moving to manufacture the deadly synthetic opioid on American soil. (Tim Steller/Arizona Daily Star via AP) Law enforcement personnel stand outside at a home in Tucson, Ariz., on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023. U.S. agents in southern Arizona said Thursday they seized up to ..read more
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Arizona pauses lottery sales after update crashes system
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5d ago
Associated Press Arizona Lottery officials have halted all ticket sales and prize redemptions after an update to install two new games caused the system to crash. Officials said Friday that they were working with the company that operates the gaming system to bring it back online. The outage began Thursday. All Arizona Lottery retailers have been unable to sell games and winners have been unable to claim prices, but drawings for games will still continue. Officials said they have no estimate for when the problem will be fixed and sales can resume. Arizona Lottery Executive Director Gregg Edgar ..read more
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Arizona hires new directors for corrections, public safety
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5d ago
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona has new directors for its Department of Corrections and Department of Public Safety. Gov. Katie Hobbs announced Tuesday that Ryan Thornell will take over the DOC while Tempe Police Chief Jeffrey Glover will be the next head of the DPS. Thornell has worked in corrections for more than 18 years and has been deputy commissioner of the Maine Department of Corrections. Thornell will begin his Arizona job on Jan. 30. He replaces David Shinn, who retired Jan. 4 after being the state’s DOC director since late 2019. Glover replaces DPS. Col. Heston Silbert, who retired Jan. 6 aft ..read more
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Grizzlies beat Suns 136-106, extend winning streak to 10
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Phoenix Suns forward Mikal Bridges (25) drives against Memphis Grizzlies guard Ja Morant in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill) Phoenix Suns guard Damion Lee (10) drives against Memphis Grizzlies forward Dillon Brooks (24) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill) Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton (22) shoots against Memphis Grizzlies center Steven Adams (4) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Bran ..read more
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Feds propose ‘student loan safety net’ alongside forgiveness
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FILE – President Joe Biden speaks about student loan debt forgiveness in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, on Aug. 24, 2022, in Washington. Education Secretary Miguel Cardona listens at right. The White House is moving forward with a proposal that would lower student debt payments for millions of Americans now and in the future, offering a new route to repay federal loans under far more generous terms. Education Department officials on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, called the new plan a “student loan safety net” that will prevent borrowers from getting overloaded with debt. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci ..read more
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Afghan women athletes barred from play, fear Taliban threats
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An Afghan girl poses with her skateboard in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Sept. 10, 2022. The ruling Taliban have banned women from sports as well as barring them from most schooling and many realms of work. A number of women posed for an AP photographer for portraits with the equipment of the sports they loved. Though they do not necessarily wear the burqa in regular life, they chose to hide their identities with their burqas because they fear Taliban reprisals and because some of them continue to practice their sports in secret. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi) An Afghan women’s soccer team pose ..read more
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