Presidential Proclamation on National Impaired Driving and Prevention Month, 2019

Washington, DC - Every day, lives are shattered and lost on our Nation’s roadways as a result of alcohol, drugs, and distracted driving.  The statistics are alarming:  In 2018, impaired driving took more than 10,000 lives in the United States — almost 30 of our fellow Americans each day. 

Throne fit for a king

Shanghai, China - There’s a solid gold toilet on display in the UK, but a Hong Kong jewelry company recently unveiled its own gold toilet festooned with 40,815 diamonds embedded in its seat, reports the Association of Mature American Citizens. 

Yuma Sector Seizes more than $113K in Meth at Checkpoint

Wellton, Arizona - U.S. Border Patrol agents working at the Interstate 8 Immigration Checkpoint seized more than $113K in meth during an attempted smuggling event Saturday morning.

Open House & Majors Fair provides opportunity to “Build Your Future” at AWC

Yuma, Arizona -  It’s not too late to begin pursuing an education at Arizona Western College.

In the blink of an eye

Yuma, Arizona - Eventually everyone needs to blink, try as you may to win a “no blinking contest.” At most, it appears, you might keep your eyes wide open, without blinking, for as long as one hour, seventeen minutes and three seconds. That’s the record Paolo Ballesteros set in a recent televised challenge as part of a Philippine variety show, reports the Association of Mature American Citizens.