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Kanye West hits another ballot access roadblock in Arizona

Arizona is the latest state to tell the rapper he cannot appear on the ballot as a presidential candidate. A judge has barred Kanye West from appearing on the November 3 ballot in Arizona, concluding that a voter who challenged his candidacy had shown he would probably prevail and had established the possibility of irreparable […]

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West Nile virus alert: Disease could SPREAD across entire county – warning issued

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The potentially-deadly disease has so far claimed two lives and seen 20 people admitted to hospital with seven being treated in intensive care. The fatalities in Seville were an 85-year-old woman and […]

Politics

Kanye West files to get on Colorado ballot as presidential candidate

Rapper Kanye West filed as a presidential candidate for Colorado’s November ballot on Wednesday after his campaign enlisted help from a local Republican operative. Betsy Hart, a spokesperson for the Colorado secretary of state’s office, confirmed just before 1:30 p.m. that West’s campaign had submitted the paperwork electronically, ahead of a mid-afternoon deadline. “Our office […]

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Dramatic decline found in Western bumblebee populations

By Amy Joi O’Donoghue, The Deseret News SALT LAKE CITY — A federal review of existing data unveils an alarming trend for the western bumblebee population, which has seen its numbers dwindle by as much as 93% in the last two decades. The find by the U.S. Geological Survey will help inform a species status […]