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United States

David Schwartz

Arizona voters put tax to fund education, recreational marijuana on November ballot

Aug 26 2020

(This August 21 story corrects number of states with legalized recreational marijuana; Arizona would be 12th state, instead of 11th, in first paragraph)

'America's toughest sheriff' narrowly defeated in bid for old job

Aug 08 2020

PHOENIX Former lawman Joe Arpaio, the nationally known Arizona sheriff who found common cause with President Donald Trump on a hard-line stance against illegal immigration, narrowly lost his bid to regain his old job, vote tallies showed on Friday.

'America's Toughest Sheriff' faces tough race to win old job back

Aug 05 2020

PHOENIX Joe Arpaio, the former sheriff of Arizona's largest county who built a national reputation as a staunch opponent of illegal immigration and found a powerful ally in President Donald Trump, is seeking to win his old job in Tuesday's Republican primary.

'America's toughest sheriff' in close race to win back old job

Aug 05 2020

PHOENIX Joe Arpaio, the former Arizona sheriff who built a reputation as an opponent of illegal immigration and found an ally in President Donald Trump, was in a virtual dead heat late on Tuesday in a bid to win his old job in the Republican primary.

Arizona orders bars, gyms, cinemas to reclose to slow virus surge

Jun 30 2020

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey on Monday ordered the closure of bars, nightclubs, gyms, movie theaters and water parks, joining other Sunbelt states including Florida and Texas in reversing reopenings after a surge in coronavirus cases.

Arizona orders bars, gyms, cinemas to reclose to slow virus surge

Jun 30 2020

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey on Monday ordered the closure of bars, nightclubs, gyms, movie theaters and water parks, joining other Sunbelt states including Florida and Texas in reversing reopenings after a surge in coronavirus cases. | Video

Arizona orders bars, gyms, cinemas to reclose to slow virus surge

Jun 29 2020

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey on Monday ordered the closure of bars, nightclubs, gyms, movie theaters and water parks, joining other Sunbelt states including Florida and Texas in reversing reopenings after a surge in coronavirus cases.

UPDATE 3-Arizona orders bars, gyms, cinemas to reclose to slow virus surge

Jun 29 2020

June 29 Arizona Governor Doug Ducey on Monday ordered the closure of bars, nightclubs, gyms, movie theaters and water parks, joining other Sunbelt states including Florida and Texas in reversing reopenings after a surge in coronavirus cases.

COVID-19 cases surge in Oklahoma, other states ahead of Trump's Tulsa rally

Jun 18 2020

PHOENIX Several U.S. states including Oklahoma reported a surge in new coronavirus infections on Wednesday, days before a planned campaign rally for President Donald Trump in Tulsa that would be the nation's largest indoor social gathering in three months. | Video

Thousands evacuated from Arizona wildfires

Jun 18 2020

PHOENIX Over 2,000 people were evacuated from three large wildfires in Arizona on Thursday as dry conditions and gusty winds whipped blazes across the U.S. Southwest.

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