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3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Wrestling legend The Ultimate Warrior died from 'natural' causes

Wrestling legend, The Ultimate Warrior died from a massive heart attack. The Maricopa County Medical Examiner 's office declared the wrestlers death as "natural" on Monday, April 14. On his autopsy, the Warrior's death is listed as "atherosclerotic/Arteriosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease, which in layman's terms is basically heart disease.

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Related Topix: James Hellwig, Pharmacology, Medicine

Thu Apr 17, 2014

SFGate

In a photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office,... Photo-photo.5411123

In a photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb appears in a photo at jail.

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ABC15.com

Judge: MCSO staff to get corrected on case

A federal judge ordered Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio to immediately issue a statement correcting mischaracterizations his staff made about court findings in a racial-profiling case, according to court documents filed Thursday.

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KFYI-AM Phoenix

Inmate with Breast Cancer Released

Ruth Alvarez walked out of the Lower Buckeye Jail on Thursday morning after agreeing to a plea deal with Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery.

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Related Topix: Phoenix, AZ

Bellingham Herald

Phoenix inmate with breast cancer released

Ruth Alvarez walks away from the inmate release door at the Lower Buckeye, Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Phoenix.

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Related Topix: Prison

ABA Journal

Prosecutor won't drop charges against mom who left her kids in the car during a job interview

Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is unswayed by an online petition supporting Shanesha Taylor, an Arizona woman who was arrested when she left her toddler and baby in the car during a 45-minute job interview.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

Daily Mail

Howard Allen Rudolph accused in 'mercy killing' shoots himself dead

A Sun City man accused in the shooting death of his 73-year-old wife - in what is being called a mercy killing - has been found dead in his car.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime

KFYI-AM Phoenix

County Attorney won't drop charges

The Maricopa county attorney says he plans to move forward with felony charges against Shanesha Taylor.

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Bellingham Herald

Judge orders Maricopa County to pay attorney fees

Superior Court Judge Michael D. Gordon also ordered the county to pay $3,700 in other legal costs borne by White Mountain Health Center Inc. plus a $5,000 penalty for trying to impose a blanket prohibition on medical marijuana dispensaries.

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Related Topix: Marijuana

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Judge orders Maricopa County to pay attorney fees

Superior Court Judge Michael D. Gordon also ordered the county to pay $3,700 in other legal costs borne by White Mountain Health Center Inc. plus a $5,000 penalty for trying to impose a blanket prohibition on medical marijuana dispensaries.

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Related Topix: Marijuana

Wed Apr 16, 2014

ABC15.com

MCSO needs help in case of Jenika Feuerstein

Officials with the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office are asking the public for any information regarding the disappearance and death of Jenika Feuerstein.

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ABC15.com

MCSO: Body found in Buckeye, foul play suspected

Lt. Brandon Jones, spokesman for the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, said the unidentified body was found near Elliot and Tuthill Roads.

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Related Topix: Buckeye, AZ

Lucianne.com

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An Arizona mother will avoid jail time after she got high and drove nearly 12 miles with her 2-month-old baby on the roof of her car.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Michael Bloomberh, US News

ABC15.com

New effort launched to teach adults to swim

Of those 43, far more than half were adults and that's why safety experts and officials are launching a new effort to try and teach adults how to swim.

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Washington Times

Stoned mom avoids jail after driving 12 miles with baby on roof

An Arizona mother will avoid jail time after she got high and drove nearly 12 miles with her 2-month-old baby on the roof of her car.

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Phoenix New Times

Hear Kevin Sabet, 'Legalization Enemy No. 1,' and Sheila Polk on Pot This Thursday

If you've been craving a dose of "Reefer Madness," there's still time to RSVP to Thursday's annual conference of the central Arizona anti-drug organization MATForce .

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Yavapai County, AZ

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

Senate approves religious tax breaks

A bill allowing private property owners who lease space to churches to get a tax break will soon hit Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer 's desk.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jan Brewer

Switched

Undocumented Woman Asks To Be Released From Jail To Fight Cancer

Fighting breast cancer has been difficult for Ruth Alvarez and her family. But now, she is battling the disease from inside a jail cell and without her loved ones by her side.

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Related Topix: Prison

Phoenix New Times

More Arizona Parents Not Having Their Children Vaccinated

The number of Arizona parents choosing to not have their children vaccinated is increasing.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Phoenix, AZ, University of Arizona, Autism, Yavapai County, AZ

KABC-AM Los Angeles

Arizona Man Accused in 'Mercy Killing' Goes Missing

An Arizona man accused of shooting his wife to death in a so-called "mercy killing" removed his electronic monitoring bracelet while on house arrest and fled, according to the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office.

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Related Topix: Sun City, AZ

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