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PRESCOTT, Ariz | Arizona honors 19 firefighters killed by flames 5 years ago

PRESCOTT, Ariz — Saturday marks five years since 19 wildland firefighters died in Arizona, overrun by flames in a brush-choked canyon. The city of Prescott, north of Phoenix, is honoring them with a service that includes a moment of silence at the time of their deaths and the ringing of a bell 19 times. The … Continue reading PRESCOTT, Ariz | Arizona honors 19 firefighters killed by flames 5 years ago

Sliding home: Jackie Robinson gets statue at Dodger Stadium

LOS ANGELES (AP)(STL.News) — He was the first black to play in the major leagues, ending six decades of racial segregation, and a first-ballot Hall of Famer. Fittingly, Jackie Robinson is the first to be honored with a statue at Dodger Stadium. It will be unveiled Saturday on the 70th anniversary of his debut with … Continue reading Sliding home: Jackie Robinson gets statue at Dodger Stadium