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News Minute: Here is the latest Arizona news from The Associated Press

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TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Tempe police say a 31-year-old woman sought on a felony warrant has non-life threatening wounds after being shot by Phoenix police officers. The woman was hot last night in a parking lot in Tempe after the officers followed the woman there from Phoenix. Tempe police say the Phoenix officers fired at the woman after she pulled out a handgun and pointed it at them.

PHOENIX (AP) - A Phoenix jury reconvenes today to decide on sentencing for the man it convicted of killing a Glendale police officer in 2007. Bryan Wayne Hulsey was convicted of first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of Officer Anthony Holly during a traffic stop. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty.

PHOENIX (AP) - Police say a Tempe man pointed a loaded AR-15 rifle toward a woman and her teenage daughter inside Sky Harbor airport. Police say Peter Steinmetz was arrested Friday and jailed for one count of disorderly conduct with a weapon. A court document says Steinmetz removed the rifle from his shoulder, causing the muzzle to face a mother and her 17-year-old daughter. They told police they feared for their lives. Steinmetz says he came to the airport just to buy a cup of coffee.

PHOENIX (AP) - Arizona's two U.S. senators are proposing legislation to block construction of a Phoenix-area casino planned by a southern Arizona tribe. If enacted, the bill introduced Monday by Republicans John McCain and Jeff Flake would block the casino resort project planned by the Tohono O'odham (OTT'-um) Nation for a site on unincorporated land adjacent to Glendale.

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