MIAMI — She was an exotic dancer at a Miami strip club called
Porky's. He showed up wearing a Hawaiian shirt, eager to share a
night in the VIP lounge.
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A one-year evaluation of U.S. Border Patrol checkpoints by the
investigative arm of Congress found that the agency's self-reported
data aren't sufficient to determine if the inspection stations are
efficient or effective.
PHOENIX — Glamorous? Not exactly. Pretty? Definitely not.
The Border Patrol's $1.5 million interim checkpoint facility
planned for Interstate 19 has been delayed again — this time by 10
Jim McNulty, a former state legislator who was elected to one
term in Congress and spent most of his life serving Arizona, died
Tuesday from Parkinson's disease complications.
The day after South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford disappeared to
Argentina, supporters of the Phoenix-based Goldwater Institute
received a letter from the Southern Republican.
With its relentless anti-gay agenda, the Republican Party has
forced a number of their own politicians deeper into the closet,
says Kirby Dick, director of "Outrage."
Arizona Daily Star journalists were among the big winners in
this year's Arizona Press Club contest.
The $1.4 million upgrade of the Border Patrol's Interstate 19
checkpoint north of Tubac has been delayed, but officials are
hopeful it will be completed by the end of summer.
There's growing optimism about the U.S. economy and a belief
that the country is headed in the right direction, according to
Wednesday's New York Times, reporting its poll with CBS News.
The 20 winners in the Tucson Festival of Books Youth Flash
Fiction Writing Contest — five in each of four age groups — will
split $2,000 in prizes.
The biography of Marco Antonio López, who will be named chief of
staff Friday for U.S. Customs and Border Protection, reads like
that of a boy wonder.