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50-Mile Wide Dust Storm Envelopes Phoenix, AZ

Wednesday, July 6, 2011 An incredible 50-mile wide dust cloud overtakes Phoenix, AZ yesterday. The dust cloud grounded flights at Phoenix’ Sky Harbor International Airport for hours. At one point visibility was zero in this city of four million. Watch … Continue reading

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Phoenix: Kidnap-for-Ransom Capital of America

Thursday, February 12, 2009 What comes to mind when you think of Phoenix? The desert; warm weather; kidney-shaped swimming pools; golf links and tennis courts; an affordable alternative to California; maybe and unfortunately, John McCain? But Phoenix has another distinction. … Continue reading

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