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  1. New temple presidents called to Mexico, Missouri, Montana, Guatemala templesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Deseret News

    Four new temple presidents and matrons have been called by the First Presidency. They will begin their service later this year.

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  2. Peru: Workers' solidarity aids anti-mine fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | Green Left Weekly

    ... producer. It has a history of anti-union activities. This includes the violent suppression of a strike in Cananea, Mexico, where it used scab labour and helped form a fake company union. Common practices include mass firings of workers, replacement ...

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  3. This Day in Labor History: June 1, 1906Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    On June 1, 1906, copper miners in the city of Cananea, Sonora, a few miles south of the U.S.-Mexico border, went on strike against the American companies dominating the mines and Porfirian Mexico. Widely seen as one of the most important events influencing the start of the Mexican Revolution in 1910, the Cananea strike is also one of the most important events in Mexican labor history.

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  4. Correction: History storyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    In a story May 12 about Arizona history, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Theodore Roosevelt dedicated Roosevelt Dam on May 18, 1911. The event happened March 18, 1911.

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  5. Today (5-17) in Arizona History- In 2003, Lori Piestewa, a member of the Hopi tribe, died in IraqRead the original story

    May 15, 2015 | The Navajo Times

    On this date in 1904, The Arizona Daily Star reported that a large body of onyx was discovered in the Santa Rita Mountains. On this date in 1936, clouds of dust from the Dust Bowl in Oklahoma covered the state making breathing difficult for Bisbee residents, cutting visibility to half a mile in Tucson and leaving a yellow haze over Phoenix.

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  6. Wildcat Silver Intercepts High Grade Zinc at Hermosa NWRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Resource Investing News

    Wildcat Silver Corporation reported the completion of 19,086 feet of diamond drilling at its Hermosa Northwest Project in Arizona. Wildcat intersected significant zinc-lead-silver sulfide mineralization - a highlight of which is 485 feet of 3.97% zinc.

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  7. Raul Hector Castro, ambassador and Arizona governor, dies at 98Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... later the first Hispanic judge in Pima County Superior Court. Raul Hector Castro was born June 12, 1916, in Cananea, Mexico, about 30 miles south of the Arizona border. His father, a union leader forced out of Mexico for organizing a strike at a ...

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  8. Raul Castro, Arizona's 1st Hispanic governor, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The China Post

    ... the first Hispanic county attorney and later the first Hispanic judge in Pima County Superior Court. Born in Cananea, Mexico, in 1916, Castro grew up in Arizona. He was the second-youngest in a family with 12 children -- 11 boys and one girl. His ...

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  9. Former Arizona governor Raul Hector Castro dies at age 98Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... former Gov. Rose Mofford, a fellow Democrat, said of Castro during a 2010 interview with the AP. Born in Cananea, Mexico, in 1916, some 50 miles south of Arizona, Castro grew up in Arizona and graduated from Douglas High School. He was the second ...

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  10. From poor immigrant to Arizona's 1st Hispanic governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... Alfredo Gutierrez, a fellow Democrat and legislative leader while Castro was governor. Born June 12, 1916 in Cananea, Mexico, some 50 miles south of Arizona, Castro was the second-youngest in a family with 12 children "' 11 boys and one girl. His ...

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  11. Arizona's 1st Hispanic governor, also a US ambassador, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... Rose Mofford, a fellow Democrat, said of Castro during a 2010 interview with the AP. Born June 12, 1916, in Cananea, Mexico, some 50 miles south of Arizona, Castro grew up in Arizona and graduated from Douglas High School. He was the second-youngest ...

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  12. Former AZ Governor Raul Castro has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Raul Hector Castro, a great Democrat, Arizona's only Hispanic governor, and an American ambassador to three countries, died Friday in his sleep in San Diego, where he was in hospice care. He was 98. Castro battled discrimination his whole life.

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  13. Arizonaa s first Hispanic governor, who also served as a US ambassador, has died at age 98Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Medincine Hat News

    ... the first Hispanic county attorney and later the first Hispanic judge in Pima County Superior Court. Born in Cananea, Mexico, in 1916, Castro grew up in Arizona. He was the second-youngest in a family with 12 children - 11 boys and one girl. His ...

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  14. Former Arizona Governor Raul Castro DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Phoenix New Times

    ... immigrant who comes to the United States and rises to the top on sheer intelligence and hard work. Born in Cananea, Mexico, in 1916, Castro moved to Arizona with his family in 1926 and later became a U.S. citizen. Castro worked various jobs, hopped ...

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  15. 'Women Who Make Great Films' are Looking for Some CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Tucson Weekly

    The Hanson Film Institute recently held their annual Pitch Fest-an where UA students and other members of the community were pitch their film/TV ideas to industry professionals. Now, the women who took second and third place are trying to scrape together some cash to use the opportunity they've been given.

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  16. Se reunio Pancho Garcia con militantes y simpatizantes panistas de Cananea,Sonora.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | CNN

    Cananea,Son.- nuevamente hizo un llamado a la unidad panista para enfrentar el proceso con un triunfo para acciA3n nacional el pre candidato al Gobierno de Sonora Pancho GarcA a GA mez durante un encuentro sostenido ayer con militantes y simpatizantes de la regiA3n de Cananea. Select one of the options below.

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  17. Mexican accident called "worst environmental disaster by mining industry" everRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Inhabitat

    In August of last year , a copper mine owned by Buenavista del Cobre, a subsidiary of Grupo Mexico , spilled 10.5 million gallons of copper sulphate acid into Cananea, Mexico's public waterways. Called the "worst environmental disaster by the mining industry in modern times" by Mexican Secretary of the Environment and Natural Resources Juan Jose Guerra Abud, the disaster has devastated the local environment and, even worse, there are still no signs of any clean-up efforts.

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