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Justice for Tucson teen: Cross-dressing America's Most Wanted fugitive arrested in Mexico after 10 years

Even possible breast implants and dressing as a woman was not enough to hide fugitive Max Montijo-Lamadrid from U.S. Marshals. Lamadrid, 34, who was able to elude authorities for a decade by “assuming another identity” and moving frequently all around … Continue reading

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Let Renteria go? Second hung jury in double murder case of dad suspected of killing to protect son from molester

Daniel Renteria, the father accused of killing two men after one allegedly molested his 3-year-old son, is getting his day in court. Again and again. For the second time in a row, Renteria’s trial ended in a mistrial, thanks to … Continue reading

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Fleeing to Mexico does not always work: Foothills murder suspect, ‘Dangerous felon’ both back in U.S. jails

Running off to Mexico not only sounds wholly romantic, but it’s long been an ideal way to evade American law enforcement. Usually. Two men found out otherwise in two unrelated incidents that landed them both back in Arizona detention facilities. … Continue reading

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Murder of Thomas Tucker: Drugs, deep resentment recipe for son killing father, cousin says

The large rock found near Thomas Tucker’s pummeled skull could have been the murder weapon. Or it could have been the sledgehammer deputies noted on the porch. In either case, Tom Tucker, 58, was found badly beaten Aug. 24, police … Continue reading

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Sept. 11 haunts former New Yorker in Tucson: Nine years not long enough to forget

Nine years is a long time, but still not long enough to forget how I felt that morning on Brooklyn’s 69th Street Pier while I watched the first of the Twin Towers burn. Incredulous sums it up. Disgusted, enraged, horrified … Continue reading

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Jaywalkers beware: Police crackdown on bicyclist, pedestrian violations to end of Sept.

The next time you feel like darting willy-nilly across the middle of the street on foot or on your bicycle, think again. Not only does such an action put you in danger of being mowed down by a street sweeper … Continue reading

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Mexico travel: Four headless bodies hung from bridge latest tourist attraction

Forget rock climbing or white water rafting. We can instead have a thrilling vacation by hitting some prime violence-ridden spots in Mexico. Four headless bodies hanging from a bridge on Sunday made for a glorious tourist trap in the sweet … Continue reading

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