Date production in Yuma County is a nearly 35-million-dollar industry, yielding about 10 million pounds of the fruit per year. Date farms in Yuma County trace directly to those original Moroccan palm trees.
Another law school is following the University of Arizona’s lead to expand its standardized entrance exam options. St. John’s University School of Law in Queens New York has announced it will accept the Graduate Record Exam, or GRE, in addition to the Law School Admission Test, or LSAT.
The IMAZ, as it’s called by competitors, is a grueling 2.4 mile swim in Tempe Town Lake, followed by a 112-mile bike ride that extends into the Sonoran Desert and finishes up with a marathon around the lake and Papago Park.
Caring for an aging parent at home has become a more routine occurrence across the United States. But it’s not as common for the child to be in their 20s while the parent is in their 80s or 90s. For first-time filmmaker, Victoria Negri, this was her reality.
A judge said Wednesday she may cut a paralytic from the state's previously untried lethal injection plan, after hearing that it could mask movements reflecting awareness and pain by a death-row inmate who volunteered to become the first person executed in Nevada in 11 years.