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Golf organizations distance themselves from Trump - THE YUMA SUN
Four golf organizations that have tournaments scheduled at Donald Trump courses do not share his views — not on Mexican immigrants, or recent comments that the golf industry knows that he's right. The PGA Tour, LPGA Tour, USGA and PGA of America released ...
Young Royals fan whose cancer fight gained attention dies - THE YUMA SUN
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas boy whose fight against cancer and love of the Kansas City Royals received national attention during last year's World Series has died. He was 7. Noah Wilson of Olathe died Tuesday night at a hospital, his family announced.
Walker's RBI double in 14th lifts Pirates over Tiger 5-4 - THE YUMA SUN
DETROIT (AP) — Neil Walker's RBI double in the 14th inning gave the Pittsburgh Pirates a 5-4 win over the Detroit Tigers in a game that ended early Wednesday morning. The Pirates took the lead in that inning despite a massive baserunning mistake.
Amberly’s Place fundraiser falls short of goal - THE YUMA SUN
An eleventh-hour surge in ticket sales brought in thousands of dollars for an Amberly’s Place fundraiser, but for the first time in its history, the annual Week in Paradise failed to reach its goal. Leaders reported in Wednesday’s newspaper that sales ...
High court to hear Ariz. redistricting case - THE YUMA SUN
PHOENIX — The U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether the lines for the state’s 30 legislative districts were illegally drawn. Without comment the justices agreed Tuesday to review charges that the five-member commission violated federal law by creating ...
First Take: What is that on Saturday morning TV? - THE YUMA SUN
Every Saturday morning, almost without fail, my brother and I were planted in front of the television, watching Bugs Bunny, the Road Runner and Coyote, The Flintstones, The Jetsons and Jonny Quest. To my knowledge, my mom and dad never had to worry about ...
BP rescues migrants in distress, arrests 1 - THE YUMA SUN
Yuma Sector Border Patrol assisted in the rescue of six undocumented migrants Monday after receiving a 911 call during an operation near Dateland, according to a news release. The joint effort by Border Patrol Search, Trauma and Rescue, Marine Corps Air ...
Zimmermann sharp as Nationals beat Braves again, 6-1 - THE YUMA SUN
ATLANTA (AP) — Jordan Zimmermann took a shutout into the eighth inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 6-1 on Tuesday night to continue their season-long dominance of the division rivalry. The NL East-leading Nationals have won nine ...
Moreland hits 2 HRs to lead Rangers past Orioles 8-6 - THE YUMA SUN
BALTIMORE (AP) — Mitch Moreland hit two home runs in a second straight game, and the Texas Rangers celebrated the return of Josh Hamilton by defeating the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 on Tuesday night. Shin-Soo Choo and Robinson Chirinos also went deep for the ...
Hendricks, 3 relievers shut down Mets in Cubs' 1-0 win - THE YUMA SUN
NEW YORK (AP) — Kyle Hendricks outpitched Jonathon Niese in a matchup of feeble offenses, and Matt Szczur provided the one big hit Tuesday night as the Chicago Cubs snapped a five-game skid with a 1-0 victory over the New York Mets. Hendricks (3-4 ...
Fireworks return to Yuma city limits - THE YUMA SUN
The skies over Ray Kroc Baseball Complex will streak again with booming, bright colors this Fourth of July as the city brings back an annual holiday tradition: fireworks. When celebrations at the fairgrounds and the Yuma Country Club ceased in 2009 and ...
YPD recognized as best in state at promoting safe driving - THE YUMA SUN
The Yuma Police Department was honored Tuesday morning by the Yuma Chapter of the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) for its many years supporting the organization's Driver Safety Program. Speaking to the small class of attendees, volunteer ...
First Take: Leaving work vehicle on while lunching a waste - THE YUMA SUN
I went to pick up lunch the other day, and in the restaurant's parking lot, I noticed two business vehicles running with no one inside. Once I walked into the restaurant, however, I noticed employees who worked for the business with the idling vehicles ...
Statewide sting by state contractor's office nets 30 unlicensed contractors - THE YUMA SUN
One man was arrested and four others were cited in Yuma County during a statewide sting operation by the Arizona Registrar of Contractors. “Individuals and entities performing contracting work illegally and without a license place the public at risk and ...
Man drowns at gateway park while swimming with family - THE YUMA SUN
A 43-year-old Yuma died after he drowned in the Colorado River on Monday while swimming with his family. According to Yuma County Sheriff's Office spokesman Alfonzo Zavala, deputies responded to the Gateway Park at about 3:30 p.m. to a report of a drowning.