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A man accused of stealing $650,000 from a Payson casino during a robbery last summer was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for a related firearms conviction.

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Firearms use by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers and agents is declining, and less-lethal force is also down, according to data obtained Tuesday by The Associated Press. The decrease comes as fewer people are crossing the border illegally and after the agency overhauled how force should be deployed at the border.

The Arizona House has voted to let adults leave loaded guns in their vehicles on school grounds.

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An annual review of preventable child fatalities in Arizona says that firearm-related deaths in the state continued to rise last year.

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Polls show the contest for Arizona’s open U.S. Senate seat is virtually tied with only a handful of days left in the campaign. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports, the Democrat in the race, Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema, recently visited northern Arizona to speak with locals about a range of issues affecting the region.


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