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Biden for president? Allies mulling Clinton challenge - Arizona Daily Sun
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden's associates have resumed discussions about a 2016 presidential run after largely shelving such deliberations while his son was sick and dying earlier this year. But Biden has yet to tell his staff whether he ...
US, Egypt resume formal security talks with Kerry visit - Arizona Daily Sun
CAIRO (AP) — Despite persistent human rights concerns, the United States on Sunday resumed formal security talks with Egypt that were last held six years ago and kept on hiatus until now amid the political unrest that swept the country in the wake of the ...
Rome-Milan train service back after storm pummels Florence - Arizona Daily Sun
ROME (AP) — The Italian state railways says service is back to normal on a key Rome-Florence line after a roof, ripped off by a whirlwind, toppled a power pylon. The railway reported no more cancellations or delays Sunday after the power outage.
After 3 years, Jordan refugee camp for Syrians now a city - Arizona Daily Sun
ZAATARI REFUGEE CAMP, Jordan (AP) — Only empty desert three years ago, the Mideast's largest camp for Syrian civil war refugees has grown from a town of tents into a bustling city. The United Nations-administered camp plans water and sewage systems and a ...
Official: New debris found in Reunion not a plane part - Arizona Daily Sun
PARIS (AP) — A senior Malaysian official says that an object found in Reunion has been confirmed as "a domestic ladder" and is not a plane part, amid media reports that a new piece of plane debris was found on the island. Malaysian Director General of ...
Should Congress lighten criminal sentences? - Arizona Daily Sun
President Barack Obama recently visited a federal prison in Oklahoma as part of his effort to build support for changes to the criminal justice system. The president deplored the sharp increase in the prison population over the past 35 years and said ...
Attendees get look into the minds of top Division I coaches - Arizona Daily Sun
With Jack Murphy covering the defensive end of the court, a pair of Division I coaches kicked off the fourth annual Northern Arizona University Coaches Clinic. Starting with former Arizona Wildcat Jason Gardner, the coaches in attendance got a glimpse of ...
Support human rights over gun rights - Arizona Daily Sun
Someone tell me, please,what happened to my rights? As we go about daily activities,why are we not safe from guns? In our 2015 gun culture, no one in America is safe from mass shootings. The typical response from citizens where these tragedies occur always ...
Child safety starts with prevention - Arizona Daily Sun
The Auditor General just released the Independent Review of the Arizona Department of Child Safety (DCS) confirming the theory of Coconino Coalition for Children and Youth (CCC&Y) and a host of other Arizona child support service agencies. The decrease to ...
Flagstaff Area School Directory 2015-16 - Arizona Daily Sun
SPECIALTIES: 21st Century FACTS. Modified year-round calendar, started on July 15. SPECIALTIES: “No Excuses University” school, Navajo language and cultural instruction during intersessions. Modified year-round calendar, started on July 15 ...
Handicapped parking is good business - Arizona Daily Sun
I read with interest the article on the lack of accessible handicapped parking in downtown Flagstaff. Just today a friend and I were planning to eat at a restaurant on North San Francisco Street, and I had to say, No, because I would not be able to park ...
Why aren't constitutional officers carrying out duties? - Arizona Daily Sun
First, Arizona’s attorney general -- sometimes called the “people’s lawyer” -- refuses to speak up on behalf of phone customers wanting to block campaign robocalls, many of them anonymous. Then the secretary of state, who administers the campaign ...
Leadership challenged in Afghan Taliban after Mullah Omar - Arizona Daily Sun
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The brother of the late figurehead of the Afghan Taliban on Sunday joined a growing challenge to the extremist group's newly appointed leader, even as it offered a statement purportedly quoting a well-known militant supporting him.
Manhunt in Memphis continues after officer, 33, fatally shot - Arizona Daily Sun
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A manhunt continued Sunday following the fatal shooting of a Memphis police officer who was killed the previous night during a traffic stop, Tennessee police officials said. Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong said during a news ...
Chechen women allegedly bilk Islamic State recruiters - Arizona Daily Sun
MOSCOW (AP) — Police in Russia's province of Chechnya have opened a probe against three local women who have allegedly cheated the Islamic State group out of money. Regional police spokesman Magomed Deniyev said that the women had allegedly created ...