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Crime Drops in Phoenix After City Drops Sanctuary City Status

A six-year study published last year by the University of California, Riverside  found "violent crime is slightly higher in sanctuary cities." It concluded there was "no statistically discernible difference in violent crime rates, rape, or property crime across" 55 cities studied. And at ...


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Arizona Woman Who Locked 10-Year-Old Cousin in Trunk Sentenced to Death

The verdict is in: An Arizona woman was sentenced to death Monday in the killing of her 10-year-old cousin, who was locked in a trunk as punishment for stealing a popsicle. Ame Deal's death was one of the most shocking murders in recent memory in Arizon...


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Arizona Mom Accused of Recording Herself Molesting Children, Selling Videos Online

An Arizona mother has been accused of taking videos of herself molesting two children and selling them online. Court documents show that Keri Harwood, 28, has been accused of recording herself molesting two young children a number of times in the bathro...


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Sheriff Joe Arpaio Pardoned By Trump

President Trump granted a pardon to Joe Arpaio, the former sheriff of Maricopa County, Ariz., on Friday.  Arpaio, 85, was recently found guilty of criminal contempt for defying a judge's order to stop traffic patrols that allegedly targeted immigrants....


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Dad, Friend Beat Daughter's Abusive Boyfriend to Death

An Oklahoma dad beat his daughter's abusive boyfriend to death at the request of the young girl, Tulsa Police said. The boyfriend, Anthony Pietrzak, 18, was found beaten to death and hogtied early Thursday near the home he lived in with his girlfriend o...


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Bill Gates Firm Buys Arizona Land For $80 Million to Create 'Smart City'

A real estate investment firm owned by Bill Gates recently bought a giant plot of land in Arizona for $80 million to be developed into a “smart city.” Arizona-based Belmont Partners, one of Gates’ investment firms, purchased close to 25,000 acres of lan...


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