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(RNN/KENS/CNN) - At least one person in San Antonio has died Saturday during heavy flooding caused by rain that dumped more than a foot of water on some parts of the area. Police confirmed a woman's bodyMore >>
Another 60 people were rescued in two different neighborhoods in Bexar County, according to county spokeswoman Laura Jesse. Three people were rescued from the top of roofs.More >>
Rosy Spraker was only a half-mile from the finish line of her seventh Boston Marathon when the bombs went off. She received her medal later in the mail at her Lorton, Va., home. But she couldn't bring herself to...More >>
Rosy Spraker was only a half-mile from the finish line of her seventh Boston Marathon when the bombs went off. She received her medal later in the mail at her Lorton, Va., home. But she couldn't bring herself to wear it...More >>
Police in the southern Russian region of Dagestan say a female suicide bomber has injured at least 11 police officers and civilians.More >>
A female suicide bomber blew herself up in the southern Russian region of Dagestan on Saturday, injuring at least 18, including two children and five police officers, authorities said. The attacker was later identified as a...More >>
PHOENIX (AP) -
Arizona lawmakers are gearing up for another fight with Washington.
A Senate committee advanced a proposed state constitutional amendment Wednesday that would allow Arizona voters to reject any federal action they consider unconstitutional under federal law.
If the bill went to a statewide vote and was approved, Arizonians could then vote to direct the state government to ignore specific federal actions.
Republican Sen. Chester Crandell says voters are concerned about federal encroachment on state authority.
The National Conference of State Legislatures says members of at least 47 state legislatures proposed legislation to limit or oppose selected state or federal actions after the passage of the 2010 federal health care law championed by President Barack Obama.
Arizona lawmakers have also recently tussled with Washington over federal immigration laws.
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