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PHOENIX | Snow on saguaros: Desert cities in US Southwest see freeze

PHOENIX —Jan 02, 2019—The weather was flipped Wednesday throughout much of the U.S. West, with snow falling on cactuses in the Arizona desert and Anchorage seeing balmy weather — at least by Alaska standards. In Phoenix, the overnight low was 30 degrees for the first time in five years and more cold temperatures were expected … Continue reading PHOENIX | Snow on saguaros: Desert cities in US Southwest see freeze

Frigid temperatures chill southern Arizona, much of West

PHOENIX  —Jan 02, 2019 — Snow was falling on cacti in southern Arizona, while Anchorage saw balmy weather — at least by Alaska standards. The weather was flipped Wednesday throughout much of the West. The Southwest is seeing unusually cold weather, including suburban Tucson, which saw as much as six inches of snow. In Phoenix, … Continue reading Frigid temperatures chill southern Arizona, much of West

PHOENIX | Border Patrol: Agent wounded in shooting in southern Arizona

PHOENIX (AP) — A U.S. Border Patrol agent was wounded in a shooting on a southern Arizona ranch near the U.S.-Mexico border before dawn Tuesday in a remote area known for drug and migrant smuggling, the agency and the cattleman who owns the property said. The agent was taken to a hospital after the 4:30 … Continue reading PHOENIX | Border Patrol: Agent wounded in shooting in southern Arizona