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Homicide suspect escapes from Arizona tribal jail

PARKER — Authorities in La Paz County are seeking a homicide suspect who remains at large after escaping from the Colorado River Indian Tribes jail in Parker in western Arizona.

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Murky 'Soldiers of God' raising a violent profile in Iran

Murky 'Soldiers of God' raising a violent profile in Iran

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Seven years ago, a little-known group called Jundallah emerged in Iran with claims to fight for the rights of minority Sunnis in the unruly tribal areas near the border with Pakistan.

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New Gila casino is state's largest

New Gila casino is state's largest

Even as Indian gaming revenues flag amid the sour economy, a tribe south of Phoenix today is to open a $215 million hotel and casino south of Phoenix.

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New Gila casino is state's largest

New Gila casino is state's largest

 

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New Gila casino is state's largest

New Gila casino is state's largest

 

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AZ power co-ops get stimulus funds

A Southern Arizona power cooperative and two member distribution cooperatives will receive more than $32 million as part of a federal project to modernize the nation's electric grid.

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3 principles against Afghanistan buildup

It is crunch time on Afghanistan, so here's my vote: We need to be thinking about how to reduce our footprint and our goals there in a responsible way, not dig in deeper. We simply do not have the Afghan partners, the NATO allies, the domestic support, the financial resources or the national…

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Day of destruction in 2 nations

Day of destruction in 2 nations

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Militants in Pakistan and Afghanistan punctuated U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's arrival with deadly attacks on Wednesday, underscoring their ability to cause chaos even in the face of offensives on both sides of the border.

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Day of destruction in 2 nations

Day of destruction in 2 nations

 

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When the tough should get going

The former Marine officer Matthew Hoh, who resigned his Foreign Service post in Afghanistan because he feels the war is pointless and not worth dying for, deserves all the attention he's gotten and more. The Obama administration faces hard decisions there, and the man made a good case agains…

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The chips are down for reeling casinos

The chips are down for reeling casinos

LAS VEGAS — Gamblers are wagering less than a year ago, visiting casinos less often and holding back on extras when they do, continuing trends that left the industry struggling in the third quarter.

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Troops already hold 12-1 ratio over Taliban in Afghanistan

Troops already hold 12-1 ratio over Taliban in Afghanistan

BRUSSELS — There are already more than 100,000 international troops in Afghanistan working with 200,000 Afghan security forces and police. It adds up to a 12-1 numerical advantage over Taliban rebels, but it hasn't led to anything close to victory.

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Feds must keep open mind on Rosemont mine

The feds got an earful this weekend from opponents of the proposed Rosemont Mine — and it appears that they are listening.

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Al-Qaida's Pakistan ties complicate US moves

WASHINGTON — Senior al-Qaida leaders are forging deeper relationships with Pakistani militants and often operating from their camps inside the Pakistan border, fueling Obama administration arguments for a shift in the Afghan war strategy that more narrowly targets the terrorists.

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