In Tucson, the U.S. government is again prosecuting a humanitarian aid worker it says was harboring undocumented immigrants and trying to hide them from Border Patrol agents. The government’s new case against Scott Warren lies in whether two undocumented Central American men whom he provided food and shelter to actually needed help.

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In Mexico, A History Of Welcoming Leftist Dissidents
Former Bolivian President Evo Morales, who fled to Mexico after being forced out by his country's military and civilian protesters this week, joins a history of leftist political leaders who have sought refuge across the border from the U.S.
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Sky Harbor Named Top Large Airport In U.S., According To Wall Street Journal
Phoenix’s Sky Harbor International Airport has been named the top large airport in the nation, based on an annual study conducted by the Wall Street Journal.
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Judge Orders Parties To Renegotiate Prison Health Care Settlement
A federal judge is giving the parties in the Parsons versus Ryan prison health care lawsuit 60 days to renegotiate a settlement over conditions in state prisons.
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Arizona Memory Project Digitizes African American Newspaper From 1930s
The Arizona Memory Project is in the business of preserving the state’s history. In 2017, it received a grant to digitize 100,000 pages of historic Arizona newspapers, including a handful of newspaper titles from African American communities around the state.
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Housing Company Matches People With Disabilities To Others With Disabilities
In June, KJZZ told you about a community geared toward people with disabilities called Luna Azul in north Phoenix. Some residents there live mostly alone, while others found roommates. Still, finding the right roommate can be difficult. But there is a service to help families match up.
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4 Dead As 'Tinder Box-Like Conditions' Fuel Catastrophic Bushfires In Australia
The latest remains were found in a burned forest in New South Wales on Wednesday night. As of Thursday morning, there were nearly 70 fires in that state, and more than 70 in neighboring Queensland.
NTSB Says Coast Guard Ignored Duck Boat Safety Recommendations
The agency says it has issued almost two dozen safety recommendations in the past 20 years and not all have been implemented.
Independent Probe Of Virginia Beach Shooting Leaves Many Unanswered Questions
Investigators found that the mass shooter was socially isolated and had some personal problems, but found no clear warning signs ahead of the attack.
A Tiny Thai Restaurant In Remote Greenland Serves Up Spice (And Whale Skin Soup)
When Suriya Paprajong arrived in Greenland in 2001, he didn't even have a coat. These days, his eatery in Qaqortoq, population 3,000, is a local favorite, melding Thai flavors with an Arctic twist.
Trump Sweet, Congress Sour On Turkey
President Trump welcomed President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to the Oval Office just weeks after Turkish forces stormed into Syria. But in Congress, there's a bipartisan push to punish Turkey.