Month: January 2018

Border Patrol arrests Arizona man, 3 people hiding in trunk

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) – Border Patrol agents say they have arrested a southern Arizona man and three other people found hidden in his car trunk who they suspect of being in the U.S. illegally. Authorities did not name the 31-year-old man from Rio Rico, wh…

Arizona House fight over sex harassment case penalty looms

PHOENIX (AP) – A showdown is looming in the Arizona House over what penalty should be imposed on a Republican lawmaker found to have engaged in a pattern of sexual harassment toward women. The House is set to meet late Thursday morning to consider Repu…

UAE cyber firm DarkMatter slowly steps out of the shadows

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) – DarkMatter, a growing cybersecurity company in the United Arab Emirates that’s recruited Western intelligence analysts, is stepping out of the shadows amid concerns by activists about its power and potential targe…

FBI in public fight with Trump over releasing Russia memo

WASHINGTON (AP) – In a remarkably public clash of wills with the White House, the FBI declared Wednesday it has “grave concerns” about the accuracy of a classified memo on the Russia election investigation that President Donald Trump wants released. Th…

Reaction to Trump’s immigration offer casts doubt on a deal

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump’s State of the Union offer of a “down-the-middle compromise” on immigration did nothing to move Republicans and Democrats closer to a deal, as Democrats accused the president of lacing his speech with racially c…