The Israel Scouts is the largest youth organization in Israel, with more than 80,000 members. And every year a small group of scouts takes a trip to the U.S. to perform songs, dance and talk to people about their home country.
Record-breaking temperatures are possibly in store this weekend for the Phoenix area and the Maricopa County Department of Public Health is encouraging people to take precautions. However, the heat has already claimed its first victim of the year.
A bill to help immigrant U.S. military veterans banished from the country for committing crimes is awaiting committee assignment in Congress. U.S. Rep. Ruben Gallego, D-Ariz., introduced the legislation two months ago to help deported veterans return to the United States.