Faced with rising drug overdose deaths, states like Arizona have focused on limiting the number of opioid pills doctors can prescribe. But now some worry the new rules are creating another crisis — and patients are becoming collateral damage.
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Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake joined colleagues in sending a letter to President Trump urging the immediate stop to an immigration policy separating children from families seeking political asylum.
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American human rights activists and Mexican government officials want to stop the Trump administration’s practice of separating undocumented immigrant families at the border.
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An Arizona man has been sentenced for attacking cities’ websites and computer servers, including at least one emergency communication system.

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Scientists have been analyzing bones first uncovered by a utility crew digging at the Manassas National Battlefield Park in Virginia. The remains provide insights into surgery during the Civil War.
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