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State in the southwestern United States

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Arizona: State in the southwestern United States
Arizona is a state in the southwestern region of the United States. It is also part of the Western and the Mountain states. It is the 6th largest and the 14th most populous of the 50 states. Its capital and largest city is Phoenix. Arizona shares the Four Corners region with Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico; its other neighboring states are Nevada and California to the west and the Mexican states of Sonora and Baja California to the south and southwest.

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Arpaio: 'This Will Be The Last Time I Run For Office' [Video]

Arpaio: 'This Will Be The Last Time I Run For Office'

Joe Arpaio is the outspoken, controversial, and former sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona. And according to CNN, he will remain a former sheriff, thanks to Tuesday's Republican primary for the post...

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Nearly 300,000 Americans could be dead from COVID-19 by Dec. 1, University of Washington health experts forecast on Thursday, although they said 70,000 lives could be saved if people were scrupulous..

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YouTube star Jake Paul's LA home raided by FBI [Video]

YouTube star Jake Paul's LA home raided by FBI

FBI agents in tactical gear on Wednesday raided the Los Angeles-area mansion home of YouTube star and social media influencer Jake Paul in an investigation stemming from a looting spree at an upscale..

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People Are Drinking Hand Sanitizer And Dying As A Result [Video]

People Are Drinking Hand Sanitizer And Dying As A Result

People are getting sick and even dying after swallowing hand sanitizer, reports CNN. Four died and others have suffered impaired vision or seizures, the CDC says. Hand sanitizer is everywhere and is..

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Biden unveils $280 mln campaign advertising blitz [Video]

Biden unveils $280 mln campaign advertising blitz

[NFA] The Democratic presidential candidate plans to buy digital and TV ads in 15 states, including key battlegrounds and Republican-leaning states. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

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Kobach loses U.S. Senate seat in Kansas primary [Video]

Kobach loses U.S. Senate seat in Kansas primary

U.S. Representative Roger Marshall won the Kansas Republican primary for the Senate on Tuesday, defeating anti-immigration firebrand Kris Kobach with the help of the party establishment, which feared..

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U.S. records over 25,000 COVID-19 deaths in July [Video]

U.S. records over 25,000 COVID-19 deaths in July

U.S. coronavirus deaths rose by over 25,000 in July and cases doubled in 19 states during the month, according to a Reuters tally. This report produced by Jonah Green.

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Train derailment in Tempe, Arizona [Video]

Train derailment in Tempe, Arizona

A train derailment in Tempe, Arizona left a huge fire burning on a bridge over Tempe Town Lake, pumping thick black smoke into the air.

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Freight train derails, catches fire in Arizona [Video]

Freight train derails, catches fire in Arizona

[NFA] A freight train derailed in Arizona on Wednesday and caught fire, causing a bridge to partially collapse, police said. Colette Luke has more.

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Massive fire in Arizona sparked by train derailment [Video]

Massive fire in Arizona sparked by train derailment

A freight train has derailed in Phoenix, Arizona, setting a bridge on fire andcausing its partial collapse. Video images showed huge flames and thick blacksmoke rising into the air and train carriages..

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Couple with 10 kids between them open up about their extraordinary life [Video]

Couple with 10 kids between them open up about their extraordinary life

A mum and dad who have proudly created the perfect blended family by combiningeight children from previous relationships and adding two more together, puttheir happiness down to accepting a life of..

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Coronavirus surges, but NY offers glimmer of hope [Video]

Coronavirus surges, but NY offers glimmer of hope

[NFA] New York state reported the fewest hospitalizations from the coronavirus in four months on Monday just as New York City entered a new phase of reopening, but the progress was eclipsed by the..

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As Florida Gov Refuses To Close Gyms, Arizona And Texas Scramble For Morgue Trucks [Video]

As Florida Gov Refuses To Close Gyms, Arizona And Texas Scramble For Morgue Trucks

In Texas and Arizona, morgues are filling up in the areas hardest-hit by the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. According to CNN, officials in those places are bringing in coolers and refrigerated..

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The Ice Cream Flavors Each U.S. State Craves Right Now [Video]

The Ice Cream Flavors Each U.S. State Craves Right Now

Sunday is National Ice Cream Day! According to the Huff Post, to celebrate the occasion, Google shared a list of the most uniquely searched ice cream flavors, in every American state within the last..

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Three Teachers Sharing A Classroom Did Everything Right. Now, One Is Dead And Two Have COVID-19 [Video]

Three Teachers Sharing A Classroom Did Everything Right. Now, One Is Dead And Two Have COVID-19

Three teachers shared a summer classroom at a school in the small town of Winkelman, Arizona, in June. Nothing unusual about that. But according to CNN, all three contracted the novel coronavirus..

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Why Arizona Is Suffering the Worst COVID-19 Outbreak in the US [Video]

Why Arizona Is Suffering the Worst COVID-19 Outbreak in the US

During the week of June 30th, coronavirus cases in AZ more than tripled the national average.

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AZ protesters rally against virus restrictions [Video]

AZ protesters rally against virus restrictions

As coronavirus cases continued to soar in Arizona, dozens of people gathered at a rally on Saturday (July 4) to protest restrictions aimed at preventing the spread of the virus. Freddie Joyner has..

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Turnabout Is Fair Play? Mexico Refuses To Let Americans Enter From Sunny Arizona [Video]

Turnabout Is Fair Play? Mexico Refuses To Let Americans Enter From Sunny Arizona

The Mexican state of Sonora borders Arizona. The border usually sees brisk traffic, as Americans cross into Mexico for tourism, commerce, and medical visits. But now, CNN reports the Mexican government..

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No Fun For You: Arizona Governor Shuts Bars, Fun Spots As COVID-19 Cases Skyrocket [Video]

No Fun For You: Arizona Governor Shuts Bars, Fun Spots As COVID-19 Cases Skyrocket

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey said Monday that bars, gyms, movie theaters, waterparks, and tubing rentals will shut down for 30 days. The move is designed to prevent overloading Arizona's health system,..

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Trump Postpones Appearances In Arizona And Florida [Video]

Trump Postpones Appearances In Arizona And Florida

President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign postponed events in Arizona and Florida. According to Business Insider, the two states reported increases in COVID-19 cases. The campaign said the events..

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U.S. COVID-19 cases soar past 2.5 million [Video]

U.S. COVID-19 cases soar past 2.5 million

[NFA] Florida, Arizona and Nevada recorded daily highs for cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, highlighting the worsening spread of the virus in several southern and western states, as the number of..

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Trump Won't Quarantine According to New Jersey's New Mandate [Video]

Trump Won't Quarantine According to New Jersey's New Mandate

While President Donald Trump will visit New Jersey, he doesn’t plan to follow the state’s new quarantine mandate. New Jersey issued an order requiring visitors in states with a high number of cases..

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Arizona city councilman says 'I can't breathe' at anti-mask rally [Video]

Arizona city councilman says 'I can't breathe' at anti-mask rally

A Scottsdale, Arizona town councilman has been criticized after he apparently used the words uttered by George Floyd and Eric Garner as they died under police custody.

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