TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) The Arizona Cardinals' offensive line regressed a bit in Philadelphia after a series of solid performances. Next up is a formidable challenge against the fierce pass rush of defensive end Robert Quinn and the rest of the St. Louis Rams. When the Rams beat Arizona 27-24 in the season opener in St. Louis, Quinn had three sacks, two forced fumbles and four quarterback ...
PHOENIX - Arizona's workplace safety agency recommended Wednesday that the state Forestry Division pay a nearly $560,000 fine in the deaths of 19 firefighters, saying officials placed the protection of non-defensible structures and pastureland ahead of firefighter safety.The proposed citations from the Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health said forestry officials managing the ...
o Local Sea Cadets will travel to Phoenix this weekend to take part in the dedication of a new memorial to World War II that features main cannon barrels from the battleships Missouri and Arizona.Tom O'Brien, commander of the local Cadet Corps, said 27 members will serve in the color guard during the ceremony Saturday, which is Pearl Harbor Day. The unit is called Battleship Missouri ...
Arizona inmate John McCluskey is a dangerous, cold-blooded killer who deserves nothing less than the death penalty for kidnapping and murdering a retired Oklahoma couple, prosecutors said ...
People run from police for all kinds of reasons. Due to a long history of police violence against civilians, some citizens have a deep and firmly rooted distrust of any law enforcement officer. In some cases, those who run have committed a crime and are attempting to evade capture. Many times, an individual's attempt to evade capture will result in harsher charges and sentences than those ...
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As a Southern-fried tale of teary mother-daughter redemption, Callie Khouri's Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood strikes a few resounding notes of truth. Unfortunately, those notes of truth, however moving, are otherwise submerged in a generally hackneyed comedic melodrama full of eccentric caricatures and forced plot devices that make you want to roll your eyes. ...
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Nearly 200 skydivers, from all over the world, perform a group jump, a day after two skydivers were killed after colliding in midair during a jump from Skydive Arizona, at Eloy Municipal Airport, on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, in Eloy, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. ...
PHOENIX - Arizona's workplace safety agency is recommending that the state Forestry Division pay a nearly $560,000 fine in the deaths of 19 ...
State and federal officials in Arizona are fighting just the latest skirmish in a long-running war over just how restrictive rules should be over human use of forest and desert areas. The locals want fewer and uniform restrictions, while their D.C. counterparts like to play "What will we cite people for this week?" with campers, hunters, and pretty much anybody who likes the outdoors. ...
Scientists at the University of Arizona have discovered diverse communities of bacteria, fungi and archaea on the surface of stalactites in Kartchner Caverns, a limestone cave system in Arizona. These microbes live off the limited nutrients from water runoff that drips into the cave. Tucked beneath the desert in southern Arizona is Kartchner Caverns, a maze of remote, largely uninhabited ...
Agency to propose penalties against Arizona Forestry division in report on Hotshots firefighter deaths
An Arizona agency that investigated workplace violations related to the deaths of 19 firefighters is recommending action against the state Forestry Division. The Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health will present its findings Wednesday to the state Industrial Commission. The Prescott-based Granite Mountain Hotshots had been battling the Yarnell Hill Fire under management of the ...
The fast cash offered by title loan businesses has business booming, with 479 lenders in Arizona alone by one count. Critics say the terms can end up costing desperate borrowers in the long run, but supporters point to the demand as proof the service is needed. Cronkite News' Krystal Story ...
Two skydivers were killed on Tuesday after they collided during a jump over southern , collapsing their parachutes and sending them plummeting to the ground.Witnesses told investigators that both skydivers had open canopies when they ran into each other about 200 to 300 feet (60 to 90 metres) above the ground, said Sergeant Brian Jerome, an Eloy police spokesman. Their canopies collapsed and ...
The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today:5 to 8:30 a.m. near Hollinger Elementary School, in the 100 block of West Ajo Way; and on Sarnoff Drive near Kenyon Drive.9 a.m. to noon near Peter Howell Elementary School, in the 4100 block of East Fifth Street between Alvernon Way and Columbus Boulevard; and on Irvington Road between ...
A stove burner turned on by a dog started an apartment fire Tuesday morning.Just before 9:30 a.m., crews were called to a fire at an apartment complex in the 2100 block of North Bell Avenue near the intersection of North Swan and East Grant roads.No one was home, but firefighters rescued a dog from the apartment.When they arrived, heavy smoke was coming from the apartment, said Capt. Barrett ...
Bighorn sheep and mountain lions are dying in the Catalina Mountains north of Tucson as a result of a "transplant" of 31 sheep into the range last month."I'm confirming that there were two sheep mortalities and two mountain lions lethally removed in the Catalina Mountains this weekend," ...
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Arizona Diamondbacks slugger Paul Goldschmidt took part in a series of hitting challenges with Sydney Sixers cricketers at the SCG to promote their historic series with the Los Angeles Dodgers, which will open the MLB season at the same ground in March.
According to the Sydney Morning Herald, while there are bigger names with bigger pay packets in MLB currently, none is better performed.
The 26-year-old has just claimed the Hank Aaron Award for the best offensive player in the MLB, adding to the Golden Glove award he received as the best defensive player, the report said.
It makes him one of the favourites to take out the most prestigious gong of the lot, the MLB's coveted Most Valuable Player, the report added. (ANI)
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