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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.

Keljo pitches 4 innings of no-hit relief to help Oregon State beat Arizona State in Pac-12 tourney

May. 23, 2024 17:12 PM EDT

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Mason Guerra hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning and Nelson Keljo pitched four innings of no-hit relief to help Oregon State beat Arizona State 3-2 on Thursday in the Pac-12 Tournament. Oregon State (42-14) needs Arizona to defeat California in the...

Arizona man convicted of first-degree murder in starvation death of 6-year-old son

May. 23, 2024 17:06 PM EDT

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A northern Arizona man was convicted Thursday of first-degree murder and other crimes in the 2020 starvation death of his 6-year-old son. Authorities say the boy, Deshaun Martinez, was locked in a tiny bedroom closet for 16 hours a day over a month with his...

Arizona man convicted of first-degree murder in starvation death of 6-year-old son

May. 23, 2024 16:03 PM EDT
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona man convicted of first-degree murder in starvation death of 6-year-old son.