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ACC and SEC each get 5 regional host sites for the NCAA baseball tournament

May. 26, 2024 21:22 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference and Southeastern Conference each had five schools selected Sunday as regional host sites for the NCAA Division I baseball tournament. All 16 regional hosts announced by the Division I Baseball Committee locked up spots in the...

3 people dead after wrong-way crash involving 2 vehicles east of Phoenix; drivers survive

May. 26, 2024 14:47 PM EDT

FOUNTAIN HILLS, Ariz. (AP) — Three people died in a wrong-way crash involving two vehicles east of Phoenix early Sunday, authorities said. Arizona Department of Public Safety officials said the head-on crash occurred around 4:30 a.m. Sunday on State Route 87 near Fountain Hills. ...

Oklahoma State hits three home runs, tops Arizona 10-4 for Stillwater Super Regional sweep

May. 26, 2024 00:29 AM EDT

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Tallen Edwards went deep in the first inning for the first of Oklahoma State's three home runs and the Cowgirls defeated Arizona 10-4 on Saturday to sweep the Stillwater Super Regional. The Cowgirls scored three runs in the top of the first inning and the...

Bear shot dead by Arizona game officers after swipe attack on teen in mountain cabin

May. 25, 2024 15:05 PM EDT

ALPINE, Ariz. (AP) — A black bear was shot and killed by Arizona fish and game officers after it entered a home through an open door and injured a teenager in a mountain community near the New Mexico state line, wildlife officials said. The 15-year-old boy received wounds to his...

Kilfoyl allows 3 hits as Oklahoma State beats Arizona 8-0 in Game 1 of super regional

May. 24, 2024 22:23 PM EDT

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Lexi Kilfoyl pitched a complete game shutout, Karli Godwin, Claire Timm and Micaela Wark each hit a home run and No. 5 national seed Oklahoma State beat Arizona 8-0 in five innings Friday night in Game 1 of the best-of-three Stillwater Super Regional. ...

Tribes say their future is at stake as they push for Congress to consider Colorado River settlement

May. 24, 2024 22:13 PM EDT

Within the heart of the Navajo Nation and in the shadow of the sandstone arch that is the namesake of the tribal capital, a simple greeting and big smiles were shared over and over again Friday as tribal officials gathered: “Yá‘át’ééh abíní!” It was a good morning,...

Schulze homers twice, leads California to 7-5 victory over Arizona at Pac-12 Tournament

May. 24, 2024 01:07 AM EDT

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Peyton Schulze homered twice and drove in five runs to lead to lead No. 6 seed California to a 7-5 victory over top-seeded Arizona at the Pac-12 Tournament on Thursday night. California (36-18) and Arizona (34-21) both advance to Friday's semifinals. Cal...

Native American tribes give unanimous approval to proposal securing Colorado River water

May. 23, 2024 23:30 PM EDT

The Navajo Nation Council has signed off on a proposed settlement that would ensure water rights for its tribe and two others in the drought-stricken Southwest — a deal that could become the most expensive enacted by Congress. The Navajo Nation has one of the largest single...

Arizona doctors can come to California to perform abortions under new law signed by Gov. Newsom

May. 23, 2024 21:45 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Arizona doctors can temporarily come to California to perform abortions for their patients under a new law signed Thursday by Gov. Gavin Newsom. California’s law is meant to give Arizonans an option to receive legal abortions from their doctor over the...

Arizona doctors can come to California to perform abortions under new law signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom

May. 23, 2024 17:58 PM EDT
SACRAMENTO (AP) — Arizona doctors can come to California to perform abortions under new law signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom.