YUMA — The water in the Colorado River could fill the needs of
all the homes and offices in Phoenix, Tucson, Las Vegas and much of
Southern California, but much of it irrigates vast fields of wheat,
alfalfa, cotton and vegetables.
PHOENIX — Western Union, which has been in a long-running legal
battle with the attorney general over seizing money transfers to
Mexico, is negotiating to fund an unspecified state program as a
way to end the dispute.
MOSCOW — Divers scoured the near-freezing waters flooding the
cavernous rooms of Russia's largest hydroelectric plant on Tuesday,
but the owner said it was doubtful that any of the 64 workers
missing after an accident would be found alive.