Since a judge upheld a Maricopa County Community College District policy that allows immigrant students who have work permits under the DACA program to pay in-state tuition rates, immigrant rights advocates are hoping that ruling will set a precedent for other institutions in the state.
A bill that would give Customs and Border Protection quicker access to more federal land along the border has passed a U.S. Senate committee. Senator John McCain, the bill’s sponsor, says current restrictions on vehicular traffic are slowing officer response times.
Some people who watched the boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao last weekend were a little hesitant because of the personal lives of the fighters. Mayweather in particular, because he served time for domestic violence.
In the next several weeks, the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office will deploy body cameras to some of its deputies. It’s something the agency has been working towards for the last year, especially in light of what’s happened in Ferguson, Missouri and now Baltimore.
One Los Alamos National Laboratory employee has been released from the hospital and another is in critical but stable condition after being burned in an accident last weekend at the nuclear weapons research facility.
Raytheon has agreed to deliver 44 missiles, called SM-3 Block IBs, but this could be increased to 52 missiles, a press release said. The impact of the missiles is comparable to that of a 10-ton truck traveling at 600 mph and is directed at incoming missiles.
Daimler Trucks North America LLC said that in addition to debuting the company's self-driving semi-truck on the Hoover Dam Tuesday night, the vehicle maker also broke Guinness World Records when it projected the highest light output ever turning the dam into a massive movie screen.