The 2020 Census Bureau counts for population and housing units in Yuma don’t match the city and state estimates. Many housing units and residents were not counted due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which could result in less state-shared revenues for Yuma.
Plans to house asylum seekers in a Foothills hotel this week have come to a standstill. Local officials confirmed on Saturday that Immigration and Customs Enforcement canceled plans to quarantine the migrants in the Best Western Plus on South Frontage Road.
Nearly 30 individuals or organizations have been nominated for honors for their contributions to the arts, in an expanded number of categories of awards presented in next month’s Tribute of the Muses ceremony.
SAN LUIS, Ariz. – Paintings and works in other media by artists from around the Yuma area are on display through Oct. 16 at the San Luis Library.
Yuma County and mapping consultants National Demographics Corp. are hosting two virtual public education sessions in October and are inviting all interested persons to participate.
The Yuma Planning and Zoning Commission will meet on Monday to consider one case, a request by Premier Storage Condominiums of Yuma Unit 2 LLC for approval of the final plat for Buildings 4 and 8.
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NEW YORK (AP) — The Oscars, Grammys, Emmys and Golden Globes have all held their ceremonies during the pandemic. Now it's time for the Tony Awards, celebrating an art form that really needs the boost — live theater.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah sophomore cornerback Aaron Lowe died in a shooting at house party early Sunday, less than a year after teammate Ty Jordan was killed in an accidental shooting.
JOPLIN, Mont. (AP) — Federal officials sent a team of investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board to the site of an Amtrak derailment in north-central Montana that killed three people and left seven hospitalized Sunday, officials said.
HOLBROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Lines of mourners paid their respects Sunday for Gabby Petito, the 22-year-old whose death on a cross-country trip has sparked a manhunt for her boyfriend.
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Police officers shot and killed an armed man in the sand in front of dozens of terrified witnesses, many who had gathered at Huntington Beach for the U.S. Open of Surfing.
WASHINGTON — The head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says she recognizes there’s some confusion now in the United States about who should get a COVID-19 vaccine booster.
CHICAGO (AP) — A former Northwestern University professor is set to stand trial in the stabbing death of his boyfriend as part of what prosecutors said was a sexual fantasy he shared with another man who was charged in the case.
REDDING, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters were gaining the upper hand Sunday on a forest fire that displaced thousands of people and destroyed more than 100 buildings near Shasta Lake in Northern California.
“Dear Evan Hansen” may have been a hit on Broadway, but the filmed adaptation of the Tony-winning show is off to a slow start at the box office in its first weekend in theaters. The Universal musical that’s playing exclusively in theaters grossed an estimated $7.5 million from 3,364 location…
CIUDAD ACUÑA, México (AP) — Some of the thousands of Haitian migrants who briefly formed a camp in the Texas border town of Del Rio have found a helping hand across the river in Mexico's Ciudad Acuña.
It's been little more than a month since Kalashnikov-toting Taliban fighters in their signature heavy beards, hightop sneakers and shalwar kameezes descended on the Afghan capital and cemented their takeover. Now they’re vying for a seat in the club of nations and seeking what no country has…
City of Yuma firefighters rescued two unconscious dogs from a house fire Thursday evening and resuscitated them using oxygen masks specifically designed for canines.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 8242 and its Auxiliary issued an invitation to all high school students to enter the 2021 Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest. They found their local winner in Gavin Marquez of Kofa High School. Two other Kofa High students also earned awards…
An incident involving a man wanted on a felony warrant, which prompted a response from the Special Enforcement Team (SET), ended without an arrest early Friday morning.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego police are investigating the deaths of a woman and her 2-year-old son Saturday after they fell from the third level of Petco Park, just as thousands of baseball fans were heading inside for a Padres game, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported.
PERRY, Ga. (AP) — The rewards of an early Donald Trump endorsement were on display Saturday in Georgia when a three-man ticket of candidates he's backing in 2022 Republican primaries were featured at one of his signature rallies. But GOP opponents of Trump-backed candidates aren't folding in…
The speeches may be scripted, but the U.N. General Assembly can sometimes be the only direct window into the regional challenges that command global concern.
REDDING, Calif. (AP) — Damage assessment teams went out Saturday to determine how many buildings have burned in a forest fire that has displaced thousands of residents in Northern California.
DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — The Texas border crossing where thousands of Haitian migrants converged in recent weeks will be partially reopened late Saturday afternoon, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said.
DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — As Haitian migrants stepped off a white U.S. Border Patrol van in the Texas border city of Del Rio after learning they'd be allowed to stay in the country for now, a man in a neon yellow vest stood nearby and quietly surveyed them.
Billions more in profits are at stake for some vaccine makers as the U.S. moves toward dispensing COVID-19 booster shots to shore up Americans’ protection against the virus.
NEW YORK -- New York City schools have been temporarily blocked from enforcing a vaccine mandate for its teachers and other workers by a federal appeals judge days before it was to take effect.
TIRANA, Albania --- Albanian authorities say that another group of Afghans on Saturday arrived in the country fleeing their homeland after the Taliban took power there.
HARRISBURG, Pa. – The most closely watched attempt by Republicans to examine the 2020 presidential election in a battleground state lost by former President Donald Trump came to an embarrassing end in Arizona, but their efforts are cranking up elsewhere.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — In the three months since 62-year-old Navajo rug weaver Ella Mae Begay vanished, the haunting unanswered questions sometimes threaten to overwhelm her niece.
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — Kelli Normoyle was nervous as she arrived at the Coast Guard Academy campus in Connecticut in 2008. She had come out as a lesbian to a few friends near the end of high school, but she faced a military environment where “don’t ask, don’t tell” was still the policy pro…
The Yuma County Board of Supervisors has agreed to advance $1.5 million to the Greater Yuma Port Authority for completion of the Gary Magrino Industrial Subdivision in San Luis, Arizona.
PHOENIX – Arizonans will learn today whether a firm hired by the Senate will confirm or dispute official results which showed that Joe Biden outpolled Donald Trump in Maricopa County in 2020 by enough of a margin to win the state’s 11 electoral votes.
SOMERTON – Carlos Gonzalez has stepped down as a member of the Somerton City Council, saying he wants to devote more time to serving as a high school board member and to other commitments.
Thursday’s hearing in Yuma County Superior Court for one of the two suspects charged in connection to a 2019 shooting in the parking lot of a convenience store has been postponed until next month.
The attorneys representing a former Yuma police officer who is accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a 17-year-old girl will have more time to prepare the case for trial after a judge granted their request Thursday for a 30-day continuance.