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Nogales, Arizona - Two Mexican nationals and a Tucson woman were arrested this weekend at the Port of Nogales for attempting to smuggle nearly 292 pounds of drugs into the United States.
Douglas, Arizona - Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of Douglas seized nearly $137,000 worth of marijuana in two separate weekend incidents.
Washington, DC - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has set a goal of investing up to $50 million to increase access to mental health care in rural areas over the next three years.
Washington, DC - NASA engineers are developing climbing legs for the International Space Station's robotic crewmember Robonaut 2 (R2), marking another milestone in space humanoid robotics.
Yuma, Arizona - The incandescent bulb’s days are numbered; by January 1, 2014, most will have been phased out. And a typical 60-watt bulb costs more than three times as much per year to run as a similar LED blub. The preliminary findings of Consumer Reports latest tests show that the newest and least expensive LEDs are shining bright.
Yuma, Arizona - On Thursday, at 10:00 a.m. the Fraternal Order of Police Yuma Lodge #24 will be “turning over the leash” of a newly donated Police Service Dog (K-9) to Chief Lekan on behalf of the Yuma Police Department.
Wellton, Arizona - U.S. Border Patrol agents from Wellton Station arrested four men and seized several bundles of marijuana on Palomas Ranch Road, near Gila Bend, Arizona, on Friday.
Yuma, Arizona - On Monday, a cat with an unusual problem was brought to Fire Station #4, 2850 West 16th Street. The adult gray cat had its head stuck in a dog food can. Two women had seen the cat in the street, walking blind and nearly hit by a car. They picked it up and brought it to the fire station to see if they could get some help.