Border Patrol rescues baby, toddler left in Arizona desert

Border Patrol rescues baby, toddler left in Arizona desert

The Border Patrol says one of its agents rescued an infant and a toddler who were left alone by migrant smugglers in western Arizona’s Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. A migrant in a group of border crossers arrested Thursday west of the Lukeville, Arizona, port of entry alerted an agent to the children’s location. An … Read more

Astrophotographer captures clear image of Saturn as it makes its closest approach to Earth this year

Astrophotographer captures clear image of Saturn as it makes its closest approach to Earth this year

An astrophotographer has taken his clearest ever picture of Saturn while it made its closest approach to Earth this year. Our planet moved almost directly between Saturn and the sun on Sunday, in an annual celestial event known as ‘opposition’. This is the moment when the gas giant is closest to us and is in … Read more

McMahon’s 9th-inning homer lifts Rockies over D-backs 3-2

McMahon’s 9th-inning homer lifts Rockies over D-backs 3-2

PHOENIX (AP) — Ryan McMahon hasn’t had the season he wanted since signing his $70 million, six-year deal during spring training. The Colorado Rockies third baseman certainly was money when it counted on Saturday night. McMahon hit a tiebreaking homer in the ninth, Antonio Senzatela threw seven quality innings and the Rockies rallied for a … Read more

Southwest rains flood deserts, cascade into Vegas casinos

Southwest rains flood deserts, cascade into Vegas casinos

Intense summer thunderstorms that drenched parts of Las Vegas – causing water to cascade from casino ceilings and pool on the carpet of a stadium-sized sports betting area – were part of a broad regional monsoon pattern that may repeat through the weekend, a National Weather Service official said Friday. “We’re getting right into the … Read more

Pence-Trump rivalry intensifies as they consider 2024 presidential runs

Pence-Trump rivalry intensifies as they consider 2024 presidential runs

Then-US President Donald Trump arrives for a campaign rally at Gerald R. Ford International Airport with then-Vice President Mike Pence, on Nov. 2, 2020.Evan Vucci/The Associated Press Former Vice President Mike Pence is becoming increasingly brazen in his willingness to counter former President Donald Trump. The two will hold dueling events in Arizona on Friday … Read more

Mike Pence endorses Karrin Taylor Robson in Arizona governor’s race

Mike Pence endorses Karrin Taylor Robson in Arizona governor’s race

CNN — Mike Pence seems to have decided that the only way past Donald Trump is through Donald Trump. Unlike many of Trump’s would-be 2024 challengers, his former vice president is issuing a direct challenge by endorsing against him in critical races in states that were hotly contested in 2020. Pence’s latest move is an … Read more

Canucks Announce 2022.23 Pre-Season Schedule

Canucks Announce 2022.23 Pre-Season Schedule

Vancouver, BC – The Vancouver Canucks announced today their 2022.23 pre-season schedule, beginning on Sunday, Sept. 25 with two split squad games (home and road) against the Calgary Flames, and concluding on Friday, Oct. 7 vs the Arizona Coyotes at Rogers Arena . Vancouver will play seven pre-season games in total, including four as the … Read more

Arizona executes inmate for 1984 killing of 8-year-old girl

Arizona executes inmate for 1984 killing of 8-year-old girl

FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man convicted of murder in the 1984 killing of an 8-year-old girl was put to death Wednesday in the state’s second execution since officials resumed carrying out the death penalty in May following a nearly eight-year hiatus. Frank Atwood, 66, died by lethal injection at the state prison in … Read more

3 Arizona officers placed on leave after watching as a man drowned – National

3 Arizona officers placed on leave after watching as a man drowned – National

Three police officers in Ariz., are under investigation after they watched a man drown in a reservoir and did not help him. On May 28, while responding to a disturbance call at a reservoir near Elmore Pedestrian Bridge, police met Sean Bickings, 34, and an unnamed woman, according to a statement from the City of … Read more