Thursday, August 17th, 2017
  • Yuma Task Force fighting CA fire - KYMA

    KYMAYuma Task Force fighting CA fireKYMAOn Monday, August 14, 2017 at about 11:00pm the Yuma Fire Department received a mutual aid request from CAL Fire regarding a Task Force deployment to the “Mias Fire” burning close to Beaumont, CA. Four YFD personnel left Yuma to meet with other ... […]

  • Reports of child abuse increase this year in Yuma County - KYMA

    KYMAReports of child abuse increase this year in Yuma CountyKYMAYUMA, Ariz. - While the Arizona Department of Child Services (DCS) has seen an eight percent decline in child neglect investigations this year, Yuma County has seen a 33-percent increase in child abuse cases this year alone, according to Amberly's Place.and more » […]

  • Lockdown lifted following suspect arrest - KYMA

    KYMALockdown lifted following suspect arrestKYMAYUMA, Ariz. - The Yuma Police Department said a soft lockdown was lifted at several area schools after a man that fled from law enforcement was found and arrested. YPD said Tuesday at 11:14 AM, a vehicle was stopped after committing multiple traffic ... […]

  • United Yuma Firefighters Association holding charity dinner at Applebee's - KYMA

    United Yuma Firefighters Association holding charity dinner at Applebee'sKYMA(YUMA, Ariz.) - The United Yuma Firefighters Association are holding a charity dinner Monday to raise funds for local groups and organizations through the year. The event is at Applebee's in Yuma, beginning at 3 p.m. and ending at 10 p.m. There is ... […]

  • Yuma Energy, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial ... - Markets Insider

    Yuma Energy, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial ...Markets InsiderHOUSTON, Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yuma Energy, Inc. (NYSE American: YUMA) (the "Company" or "Yuma") today announced its financial results for the ...and more » […]

  • Yuma County Accidentally Sends Out 500 Duplicate Early Ballots - KJZZ

    Yuma County Accidentally Sends Out 500 Duplicate Early BallotsKJZZThe Yuma County Recorder's Office is assuring voters that the Aug. 29 election will run smoothly. This comes after the county accidentally sent out duplicate ballots. The upcoming election will be the first time Yuma County has used a new automated ... […]

  • Yuma County CFO Scott Holt arrested for sexual conduct with minor - KYMA

    Yuma County CFO Scott Holt arrested for sexual conduct with minorKYMA(YUMA, Ariz.) - Yuma County CFO Scott Holt arrested for sexual conduct with a minor on Thursday. Yuma Police Department confirmed Holt, who serves as Chief Financial officer for Yuma County, had sexual conduct with a male minor on Sunday, July 16 in ... […]

  • Yuma resident receiving suspected scam calls - KYMA

    KYMAYuma resident receiving suspected scam callsKYMA(YUMA, Ariz.) - A Yuma resident has been receiving suspected scam calls from 800-240-1420 looking for an APS payment they've already paid. The caller notified the resident that a payment was due which led the resident to contact Yuma Police Department. […]

  • Woman Arrested in Yuma After 90 Pounds of Meth Found in Car - U.S. News & World Report

    AZCentral.comWoman Arrested in Yuma After 90 Pounds of Meth Found in CarU.S. News & World ReportWoman Arrested in Yuma After 90 Pounds of Meth Found in Car. A woman traveling with two children has been arrested near Yuma after Border Patrol agents found almost 90 pounds of methamphetamine in her vehicle. July 28, 2017, at 3:39 a.m.. MORE.Border agents: Woman had 2 kids in car -- and nearly 90 […]

  • AMBER alert update: 1-month-old Yuma boy found, father arrested - AZCentral.com

    AZCentral.comAMBER alert update: 1-month-old Yuma boy found, father arrestedAZCentral.comAn AMBER Alert had been issued out of Yuma for Azriel Lopez little more than an hour after the alleged abduction. Yuma police say 23-year-old Alfredo Lopez, who does not have custody of the child, forced his way into the mother's home, pushed her and ...AMBER ALERT: Baby kidnapped in Yuma - ABC15 ArizonaABC15 […]

  • Sessions makes sweeping attack on Chicago's sanctuary city policy - Washington Post

    Washington PostSessions makes sweeping attack on Chicago's sanctuary city policyWashington PostAttorney General Jeff Sessions lambasted Chicago and its political leaders Wednesday, tying local policies on undocumented immigrants to soaring crime rates and threatening to withhold federal police grants if the city does not change. In a speech in ...Sessions Lauds Miami and Rebukes Chicago in […]

  • Leonard Ellerbe on May-Mac glove change: 'Floyd wants him to have every advantage possible' - MMAjunkie.com

    MMAjunkie.comLeonard Ellerbe on May-Mac glove change: 'Floyd wants him to have every advantage possible'MMAjunkie.comLAS VEGAS – Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe is pleased with the Nevada State Athletic Commission's (NSAC) decision to change the glove size for Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor next week. Although Mayweather (49-0 boxing) was ...Floyd Mayweather, Conor […]

  • Baltimore Mayor Had Statues Removed in 'Best Interest of My City' - New York Times

    New York TimesBaltimore Mayor Had Statues Removed in 'Best Interest of My City'New York TimesWorkers removed the Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson monument in Baltimore. Credit Jerry Jackson/The Baltimore Sun, via Associated Press. BALTIMORE — It was “in the best interest of my city,” Mayor Catherine Pugh said Wednesday, ...Is the Confederacy […]

  • Trump defiant after outburst and GOP picks up pieces - CNN

    CNNTrump defiant after outburst and GOP picks up piecesCNN(CNN) Republican lawmakers and administration aides found themselves again Wednesday weighing the costs and benefits of remaining loyal to President Donald Trump, whose equivocal statements about neo-Nazis and white supremacists marked a ...Trump dumps CEOs before more could abandon himPoliticoCEOs revolt against Trump over […]

  • Pence is Trump's global translator, spinning his pronouncements to soothe allies - Washington Post

    Washington PostPence is Trump's global translator, spinning his pronouncements to soothe alliesWashington PostSANTIAGO, Chile — Throughout his tour of Latin America, Vice President Pence has cast himself to his hosts as a dutiful, even earnest messenger for President Trump. But in visits this week to Colombia, Argentina and Chile, Pence has acted more like ...Pence responds to Trump […]

  • Trump Ends CEO Advisory Councils as Main Group Acts to Disband - New York Times

    New York TimesTrump Ends CEO Advisory Councils as Main Group Acts to DisbandNew York TimesStephen A. Schwarzman, chief executive of the Blackstone Group, meeting with President Trump in April. Credit Pool photo by Olivier Douliery. President Trump's main council of top corporate leaders disbanded on Wednesday following the president's ...IBM CEO: This Is Why Trump's Advisory Forum […]

  • Heather Heyer memorial: Killing 'just magnified her,' mother says - CNN

    CNNHeather Heyer memorial: Killing 'just magnified her,' mother saysCNNCharlottesville, Virginia (CNN) Heather Heyer once posted on Facebook an anonymous quote that resonated after her violent death: "If you're not outraged, you're not paying attention," the quote, displayed on a purple background, reads. Her mother made ...Heather Heyer, Charlottesville Victim, Cannot Be Silenced, Mother […]

  • Former Presidents HW and W. Bush denounce racism in wake of Charlottesville - CNN

    CNNFormer Presidents HW and W. Bush denounce racism in wake of CharlottesvilleCNNWashington (CNN) Former Presidents George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush joined the chorus of lawmakers speaking out to condemn the racist violence that occurred in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. But the statement, coming one day after ...Unlike His Predecessors, Trump Shies Away From a Moral […]

  • Report: Trump has chosen a surprising replacement for Anthony Scaramucci - TheBlaze.com

    TheBlaze.comReport: Trump has chosen a surprising replacement for Anthony ScaramucciTheBlaze.comReport: Trump has chosen a surprising replacement for Anthony Scaramucci A report from the Daily Caller says that longtime aide Hope Hicks has been chosen by President Donald Trump to replace Anthony Scaramucci after he was fired as White House ...and more » […]

  • Obama's response to Charlottesville violence is the most liked tweet in Twitter's history - Washington Post

    Washington PostObama's response to Charlottesville violence is the most liked tweet in Twitter's historyWashington PostUnlike some former presidents, Barack Obama is showing no signs of completely abandoning public life. Since leaving office, Obama has commented on major events or controversies, including the terrorist attack in Manchester, England, and Sen.Obama tweeted a response to the […]