Border Patrol officials have been arresting massive groups of Central American migrants near Lukeville and elsewhere along the Arizona border in recent months. Many are families planning to be apprehended and then ask for asylum. Others are still hoping to evade arrest.
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The roar of the crowd inside Talking Stick Resort Arena made it a bit hard to hear the announcer say the Phoenix Suns chose Deandre Ayton as the No. 1 overall pick in the 2018 NBA draft. But the excitement among fans was unmistakable.
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Record rains and snow are bringing record number of potholes across Arizona highways.
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MCCCD Board Looks At Future Of Mesa Campus
Mesa Community College President Richard Haney presented the board with facts about the Red Mountain campus. If the campus were sold, the money may not all go back to the district because taxpayers passed a bond to help build the school.
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Murphy Elementary School District's receiver, appointed by the state in June, has essentially cleaned house by reducing staff, stipends, vendor contracts and cell phones in an effort to balance the district’s books.
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Record rains in the valley transformed into a beautiful blanket of new fallen snow in Arizona’s northern country.

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Authorities say an 18-year old student went on a shooting rampage and then killed himself. An explosion also reportedly went off in the school's cafeteria.
Ninety-nine percent of applications for Public Service Loan Forgiveness have been denied. A former student loan watchdog saw it coming.
The new trade deal signed by the U.S., Mexico and Canada says much of a car should be built by workers making at least $16 an hour. Some experts are skeptical that will happen anytime soon in Mexico.
"A city of 8.6 million people — not a single shooting for three days," Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Monday. The NYPD says it's been focusing on preventing retaliatory violence.
Zainab's death triggered rioting in Pakistan and was reported throughout the world. Her murderer, Mohammad Imran, was reportedly hanged in the presence of Zainab's father.