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Official member of Arizona's largest district, charged with adoption fraud

The county assessor for Arizona's largest county was this week charged with participating in an adoption fraud program, according to an indictment of Attorney General Mark Brnovich (R). Maricopa County Assessor Paul Petersen (R) Accused According to the indictment, Petersen is said to have led an adoption practice that took women from the Marshall Islands to the United States for …

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Cellar Fire: A raging wildfire is burning 7,000 acres near Arizona's Prescott National Forest

The Cellar Fire has burned nearly 7,000 acres in area located about 16 miles south of Prescott. Firefighters have been trying to contain the fire since a lightning A mandatory evacuation was issued Thursday in Pine Flat, the Yavapai County Sheriff's office said. Several communities in Yavapai County were getting ready for possible evacuations. Crystal Makinson, resident in the area, …

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Arizona's primary election: John McCain's death shadow republican primary in Arizona

Shadowed by the death of Sixth Senator John McCain, Arizona voters nominate candidates to replace his seated neighbors The Arizona primary competition exposes openly the rifts in a Republican Party made by President Donald Trump [19659002] Three Republicans are vying on Tuesday to replace Sen. Jeff Flake, who is retiring after his fierce criticism of Trump has rendered his political …

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In most parts of the country, McCain is praised as a hero. On Arizona's GOP campaign, he's a pariah.

One can imagine a world in which Senator John McCain's illness and death would send all three Republican candidates for the US Senate seat in Arizona to praise him and promote his immense legacy. The Insurgent Conservative candidate Kelli Ward could compare her open-minded bus tour and unfiltered style of speaking to McCain's earlier presidential campaigns – his famous Straight …

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Uber ends Arizona's self-driving program after death

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Uber shut down its self-driving car deployment in Arizona two months after a fatal accident involving one of its vehicles, the company said Wednesday. Uber Technologies Inc. [UBER.UL] does not engage in its entire autonomous vehicle program, a spokeswoman said, adding that it will focus on limited testing in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and two California cities. It …

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Republicans avoid a surprise in Arizona's narrow special election: NPR

Republican Debbie Lesko took no chances when she told her supporters on Saturday that "we are in the fight of our lives", although the 8th congressional district is usually a safe GOP pitch. Bret Jaspers / KJZZ hide caption caption Bret Jaspers / KJZZ Republican Debbie Lesko took no chances when she told her supporters on Saturday that "we are …

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