Justice Department lawyers announced Tuesday they will prosecute Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio for intentionally violating a federal judge’s orders in a racial profiling case. The sheriff will face a criminal contempt of court charge.
It has been a week since Hurricane Matthew made landfall in Haiti. Since then, aid groups have been trickling into the country to offer assistance. But, Arizona based Food for the Hungry has been serving the country for 15 years.
Researchers from Northern Arizona University put tiny fitness trackers on arctic ground squirrels to track day-to-day movements. The results reveal how freezing weather and hungry babies shape their lives.
The Justice Department prosecutors who are deciding whether to bring criminal contempt of court charges against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio will meet with defense lawyers and the judge in the case for the first time on Tuesday.