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Judges reject challenges to 2 Arizona ballot initiatives

Judges rejected challenges to two Arizona voter initiative on Wednesday, siding with proponents of a measure limiting so-called predatory debt collection and for one that would require people who fund political campaigns through nonprofit groups to be identified.

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Missouri man charged with threatening election official

A Missouri man has been indicted for leaving a threatening message on the personal cellphone of the top election official in Arizona's most populous county, federal officials said.

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Judge limits privilege defense in AZ Mormon sex abuse case

An Arizona judge overseeing a high-profile lawsuit accusing the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints of conspiring to cover-up child sex abuse has ruled that the church may not refuse to answer questions or turn over documents under the state’s “clergy-penitent privilege.”

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Arizona aiming for next step in coach Fisch's 2nd season

Arizona's first season under coach Jedd Fisch was dotted with lopsided losses and just one win against a team depleted by COVID-19.

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Jake McCarthy's two-run single lifts D-backs past Giants

Stone Garrett's father, Greg, arrived from Texas unprepared for cool San Francisco nights and had to buy a Giants sweatshirt to wear during his son's long-awaited major league debut in a much-needed win for the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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Arizona State reloads through transfer portal for 2022

The curtain closed around Herm Edwards' hot seat in the minutes after Arizona State's win over rival Arizona last November, when athletic director Ray Anderson said the charismatic coach would return in 2022.

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Beluga whale lost in French river euthanized during rescue

A beluga whale that became a French celebrity after a wrong turn took it up the Seine River had to be euthanized Wednesday after experiencing health complications during an urgent rescue operation, authorities said.

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How much is Zuckerberg worth? Card collector could find out

When camp counselor Allie Tarantino was flipping through a magazine years ago, he came upon a familiar name: Mark Zuckerberg. He rifled through boxes of memorabilia in his basement, running his fingers over old photos, newspapers and bus maps before finding a baseball card featuring a very young Zuckerberg grinning in a red jersey and gripping a bat.

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Big pink diamond discovered in Angola, largest in 300 years

A big pink diamond of 170 carats has been discovered in Angola and is claimed to be the largest such gemstone found in 300 years.

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Editorial cartoon (2): Aug. 18, 2022

Editorial cartoon (2): Aug. 18, 2022

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Editorial cartoon (1): Aug. 18, 2022

Editorial cartoon (1): Aug. 18, 2022

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Talk of the Town: ‘Walls’ separating us growing higher

It has been interesting to read about the controversy between the PUSD (Prescott Unified School District) and the RWOP (Republican Women of Prescott).

Reader Poll:

Are you happy with the Primary Election results?

  • Yes 40%
  • No 57%
  • I do not care. 3%

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Reader Poll:

Are you happy with the Primary Election results?

  • Yes 40%
  • No 57%
  • I do not care. 3%

175 total votes

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Adoption Spotlight: Key’laun

Key’laun who goes by KJ is a passionate, fun loving and kind young man.

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Adoption Spotlight: Leah

Leah is a kind, thoughtful and outgoing girl who makes friends easily and enjoys all sorts of activities.

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Adoption Spotlight: Kasumy

Kasumy is a creative and happy girl who is open to trying new things.

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Obituary: Carol Preston

Carol Preston of Prescott, Arizona found peace on Aug. 6, 2022.

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Obituary: Betty Elaine Bulman

Our mother Betty Elaine Bulman entered into eternity on June 20, 2022, in Cottonwood, Arizona.

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Obituary: John Logan Dennison

John Logan Dennison, Sr., a lifetime resident of Yavapai County, passed away unexpectedly on June 28, 2022, at the age of 49. He had been part of the Paulden community for the past 21 years.

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A look at the world's skinniest skyscraper: Steinway Tower

One skyscraper stands out from the rest in the Manhattan skyline. It's not the tallest, but it is the skinniest — the world's skinniest, in fact.

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Post-Roe differences surface in GOP over new abortion rules

When the U.S. Supreme Court repealed in June a woman's constitutional right to an abortion, Wisconsin's 1849 law that bans the procedure except when a mother's life is at risk became newly relevant.

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FEMA declares new strategy to engage Native American tribes

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has developed a new strategy to better engage with hundreds of Native American tribes as they face climate change-related disasters, the agency announced Thursday.