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Nearly 40 Pounds Of Methamphetamine Seized From Legal Immigrant From Mexico At Southern Border

Posted: January 25, 2016 at 3:50 pm   /   Arizona, Features, Politics, Top Stories

Immigration is rarely discussed in the media, but when it is, the focus is entirely on illegal immigration. However, the drug trade and growing crime issues are also directly tied to immigrants in the country who are here legally. Just today, the US Border Patrol arrested a 36-year-old man who is a Lawfully Admitted Permanent Resident from […]

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MS-13 Gang Member Captured For The Second Time While Crossing Southern Border Into California

Posted: January 25, 2016 at 3:31 pm   /   Arizona, Features, Politics, Top Stories

A man with the violent crime and drug trafficking MS-13 gang was captured today by US Border Patrol after crossing into the state of California through the Mexico-US Southern Border. At around 4:30 pm, Border Patrol agents assigned to the Calexico Station were on patrol and saw a man crossing the Southern Border into California approximately 25 […]

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Mia Rycraw, Ao Gao Lead ASU Water Polo Past Indiana

Posted: January 23, 2016 at 1:18 pm   /   Local

Tempe, Arizona – Mia Rycraw had a career-high 16 saves and the No. 6 Arizona State University water polo team rolled to a 6-0 halftime advantage en route to a 10-5 victory over No. 14 Indiana in the season opener on Saturday at the Mona Plummer Aquatic Center. Originally posted at http://yumanewsnow.com/index.php/news/arizona-news/3895-mia-rycraw-ao-gao-lead-asu-water-polo-past-indiana.

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Arizona tax forgiveness program

Posted: January 22, 2016 at 11:40 pm   /   Local

Phoenix, Arizona – A tax forgiveness program built into last year’s budget brought in $15 million more than expected for the state of Arizona. Originally posted at http://yumanewsnow.com/index.php/news/arizona-news/3894-arizona-tax-forgiveness-program.

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Arizona Employment Report

Posted: January 22, 2016 at 11:38 pm   /   Local

Phoenix, Arizona – The latest monthly report released by the Arizona Department of Administration shows a continuing positive trend in Arizona employment, with above-average job gains for the month of December and unemployment among Arizonans falling below 6 percent – the lowest rate for December since 2007. Originally posted at http://yumanewsnow.com/index.php/news/arizona-news/3893-arizona-employment-report.

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Child Pornographer Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison

Posted: January 22, 2016 at 11:35 pm   /   Local

Phoenix, Arizona – A Phoenix man is sentenced to 35 years in prison after pleading guilty to producing and distributing child pornography announced Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich. 50-year-old Vincent Millard Collins admitted to sexually abusing a child and taking pictures and video of the abuse. Originally posted at http://yumanewsnow.com/index.php/news/arizona-news/3892-child-pornographer-sentenced-to-35-years-in-prison.

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Former City of Kingman Budget Analyst and Interim Finance Director Diane Maxine Richards arrested

Posted: January 22, 2016 at 11:30 pm   /   Local

Kingman, Arizona – Special Agents with the Arizona Attorney General’s Office working jointly with Immigration & Customs Homeland Security Investigations arrested a former City of Kingman employee announced Attorney General Mark Brnovich. Former Budget Analyst and Interim Finance Director Diane Maxine Richards is accused of stealing more than a million dollars from the City of Kingman. Originally […]

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Attorney General Brnovich Files Lawsuit Against Tucson Business Accused of Scamming Musicians

Posted: January 22, 2016 at 11:27 pm   /   Local

Phoenix, Arizona – Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced his office filed a Consumer Fraud Lawsuit against Sticks N Strings, Inc., a musical instrument shop in Tucson. The complaint alleges Sticks N Strings and its owner, Anthony Bernard, accepted thousands of dollars’ worth of payments for musical instruments and failed to deliver those instruments to consumers. Originally […]

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Already Deported Gang Member Caught In California After Crossing Southern Border

Posted: January 22, 2016 at 12:10 pm   /   Arizona, Features, Politics, Top Stories

A gang member who has already been deported before was caught once again in southern California after re-entering the country through the Mexico-California Southern Border. The man, 27 year-old Luis Armando Barrera Espinoza is a member of the violent transnational Sureño gang, which makes deals and works with the Mexican drug cartels from inside the United States. […]

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