New York Times photojournalist Tyler Hicks was just awarded a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of the Nairobi mall siege where shoppers were massacred by extremists.
Geography Does Not Mean Arizona Is A Drug Testing Ground
Southern border states like Arizona allow pretty easy access to drug smuggling routes, but does that mean that this is more of a testing ground for new designer drugs?
A couple of cases have led to speculation about a brutal combination of ingredients known as Krokodil, first seen in Russia, popping up in the Valley, but neither was officially confirmed. Dr. Jane Maxwell, an epidemiologist at the University of Texas at Austin, said our geography is not especially significant.