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Measles outbreak at ‘critical juncture’ in Arizona

Measles outbreak at ‘critical juncture’ in Arizona

Arizona is second to California in the number of cases traced to Disney visits.

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Fugitive treasure hunter nabbed in Florida after 2-year hunt

Fugitive treasure hunter nabbed in Florida after 2-year hunt

A treasure hunter locked in a legal battle over one of the greatest undersea hauls in American history was arrested in Florida after more than two years on the lam, authorities said Wednesday.

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Renting out homes for Super Bowl can bring big bucks

Renting out homes for Super Bowl can bring big bucks

Instead of heading to a trendy nightclub or swanky restaurant, organizers this year are throwing the party inside a private home.

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Arizona regents vote to approve hospital system's merger

Arizona regents vote to approve hospital system's merger

OK the merging of the University of Arizona's health network into Banner Health.

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Stocks fade late as oil dips, Fed gives investors pause

Stocks fade late as oil dips, Fed gives investors pause

Trader Peter Tuchman works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. U.S. stocks moved higher in early trading Wednesday after very strong earnings from Apple and Boeing. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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Super Bowl advertisers aim not to offend

Super Bowl advertisers aim not to offend

GoDaddy, for example, decided to pull an ad that showed a dog being sold online.

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Super Bowl advertisers aim not to offend

Super Bowl advertisers aim not to offend

This image shows a portion of GoDaddy’s television ad scheduled to run during Super Bowl XLIX, before the company decided to pull it late Tuesday. GoDaddy was afraid the ad, showing the puppy being sold online, might offend dog lovers.

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Super Bowl advertisers aim not to offend

Super Bowl advertisers aim not to offend

Wix.com’s ad shows retired football players coming up with funny fictional businesses, like former Green Bay Packers Brett Favre, who in the ad has a charcuteries — meat products — business called “Favre and Carve.”

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Fugitive treasure hunter nabbed in Florida after 2-year hunt

Fugitive treasure hunter nabbed in Florida after 2-year hunt

FILE -In this November 1989 file photo, Tommy Thompson holds a $50 pioneer gold piece retrieved earlier in 1989 from the wreck of the gold ship Central America. According to the US Marshals Service, Thompson, a fugitive treasure hunter wanted for more than 2 years was arrested in Florida. (A…

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1st time advertisers gamble on Super Bowl ads

1st time advertisers gamble on Super Bowl ads

This image provided by Carnival Cruise Lines shows a portion of the company's television ad scheduled to run during Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday. Carnival is trying to boost the image of cruises with its first ever Super Bowl ad after several years of bad publicity from illnesses on cruise ship…

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1st time advertisers gamble on Super Bowl ads

1st time advertisers gamble on Super Bowl ads

This image provided by Mars shows a portion of the company's Skittles television ad scheduled to run during Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015. Skittles became an official NFL sponsor this season, and decided to advertise during the big game for the first time.  

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Agents’ new job: Identify crossers who qualify for leniency

Directives from Homeland Security mark unusual change for U.S. immigration enforcement.

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Renting out homes for Super Bowl can bring big bucks

Renting out homes for Super Bowl can bring big bucks

PHOENIX — Hundreds of people gather every year to hobnob with A-list celebrities at a charity bash thrown in the Super Bowl’s host city. But instead of heading to a trendy nightclub or swanky restaurant, organizers this year are throwing the party inside a private home.

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Ducey replaces DPS director with Mesa police chief

Ducey replaces DPS director with Mesa police chief

Robert Halliday, previous director, was appointed in 2010.

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To deter Putin, deepen sanctions, support Ukraine

To deter Putin, deepen sanctions, support Ukraine

The point is not to defeat his army but to deter Putin.

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U.S. exchanges to keep usual hours amid historic snowstorm

U.S. exchanges to keep usual hours amid historic snowstorm

Major markets plan to weather storm, though Treasury alters auction schedule.

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Ducey appoints new heads of water, utility consumer agencies

Ducey appoints new heads of water, utility consumer agencies

Plus, a roundup of other business news in brief.

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Record iPhone sales drive blowout quarter for Apple

Record iPhone sales drive blowout quarter for Apple

Shoppers walk by the Apple Store along the the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica, Calif. Apple Inc. reported quarterly financial results on Tuesday.

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Super Bowl jet-setters get topflight travel treatment

Super Bowl jet-setters get topflight travel treatment

Hundreds of luxury jets will arrive in Phoenix by kickoff Sunday.

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Once easily recognized, signs of measles elude doctors

Medical schools do not dwell on the now-rare virus, its deadly effects.

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