PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix police have detained nearly 30 people in connection with a suspected cockfighting ring.

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PHOENIX — The Red Cross paid tribute this weekend to 97-year-old Scottsdale resident Betty Grenig, who has volunteered with the organization for 80 years.

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HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's government has requested additional funds to house inmates on the mainland while upgrades continue at a state prison.

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WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The agency responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians has received funding to continue planning for and building facilities in New Mexico and Arizona.

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ESCONDIDO, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California company is voluntarily recalling whole avocados over possible listeria contamination.

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Citing sharply escalating financial losses in the recycling program, Tucson officials say the city might have to stop taking glass bottles and newspapers until markets recover nationally or globally.

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They walked through the same double doors they used to, past the foyer and into the meeting hall — a 10,000-square-foot room with a stage on one end and a pulpit and stadium seating on the other.

A Navajo Nation company has ended its bid to buy a coal-fired power plant on the reservation and the mine that feeds it.

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Authorities say an Arizona man has been arrested after his wife was stabbed to death.


ACOMA PUEBLO, N.M. (AP) — Native American leaders are banding together to pressure U.S. officials to ban oil and gas exploration around a sacred tribal site that features massive stone structures and other remnants of an ancient civilization but are facing the Trump administration's pro-drilling stance.



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