Salt Lake City declines Arizona boycott; Immigrants rescued

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At least two dozen cities and government agencies across the nation have boycotted Arizona in response to SB 1070, but Salt Lake City isn't one of them.

Salt Lake City does about $21M in business with Arizona firms each year and was urged to join a growing boycott by the Los Angeles City Council.  Council members say they're worried a boycott Could have unintended consequences.


Pinal County sheriff's deputies rescued nine illegal immigrants after they were abandoned by smugglers in the hot Arizona desert.

Two young children were among the rescued. Deputies say they got a 911 call Saturday from a man with the group saying they had been left two days earlier. Deputies were able to use the cell phone signal to track them down. A DPS helicopter and the U.S. Border Patrol helped with the rescue. All nine immigrants were taken to a Casa Grande hospital to be treated for dehydration and exposure.