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Office Coach: Balance quick emails with face-to-face conversation

Office Coach: Balance quick emails with face-to-face conversation

Boss objecting to a barrage of email updates may have a point.

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Barbie dethroned by Team Elsa on holiday wish list

Barbie dethroned by Team Elsa on holiday wish list

NEW YORK — For the first time in more than a decade, Barbie has been frozen out of the top spot on the holiday wish lists of girls.

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OPEC may not be able to stop the drop of global oil prices

OPEC may not be able to stop the drop of global oil prices

Analysts doubt the oil cartel will meaningfully cut production to prop up prices.

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Wish granted: Same day delivery for the holidays

Wish granted: Same day delivery for the holidays

Amazon, Target, Macy's and others offer speedier delivery, including overnight and same-day options

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Ohio bill seeks extra retail pay on Thanksgiving

Ohio bill seeks extra retail pay on Thanksgiving

Retailers say demand shows consumers want to shop on holiday.

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Recovery in home prices appears to have stalled

Recovery in home prices appears to have stalled

Potentially more concerning, says one expert, is that the numbers may be inaccurate.

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Tips on getting deals during Black Friday blitz

New offers and shopping tools abound, but do your homework.

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Local Biz Awards

Local Biz Awards

Honors and awards for local businesses and business people.

November 25, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Tucson-based mine operator Nord in receivership

Tucson-based mine operator Nord in receivership

Firm operates mine near Dragoon; failed to refinance its debt.

November 25, 2014 1:30 pmLoading…

'Walmart's Warhol' paints at Tucson store

'Walmart's Warhol' paints at Tucson store

Part of nationwide project to promote art in schools.

November 25, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson real estate

Tucson real estate

Recent commercial sales and leases.

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Recovery in home prices appears to have stalled

Recovery in home prices appears to have stalled

Potentially more concerning, says one expert, is that the numbers may be inaccurate.

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Ohio bill seeks extra retail pay on Thanksgiving

Ohio bill seeks extra retail pay on Thanksgiving

Retailers say demand shows consumers want to shop on holiday.

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Tips on getting deals during Black Friday blitz

New offers and shopping tools abound, but do your homework.

November 26, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

'Walmart's Warhol' paints at Tucson store

'Walmart's Warhol' paints at Tucson store

Part of nationwide project to promote art in schools.

November 25, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson-based mine operator Nord in receivership

Tucson-based mine operator Nord in receivership

Firm operates mine near Dragoon; failed to refinance its debt.

November 25, 2014 1:30 pmLoading…

Tucson real estate

Tucson real estate

Recent commercial sales and leases.

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Lift discounts key as skiing costs spiral

Lift discounts key as skiing costs spiral

Study shows increasing left-ticket prices may be squeezing out middle-class skiers.

November 25, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Call-center operator APAC to add 1,100 jobs in Ariz.

Call-center operator APAC to add 1,100 jobs in Ariz.

Expansion to add nearly 700 jobs in Tucson over three years.

November 24, 2014 1:45 pmLoading…

TMC opening wellness center at La Encantada

TMC opening wellness center at La Encantada

Anticipated programming includes fitness classes and a lecture series.

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How to write a good job description

How to write a good job description

By communicating clearly what's expected, you'll attract the right applicants.

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Local truck dealer to to expand with move

Local truck dealer to to expand with move

RWC International plans to consolidate into a larger south-side building.

November 23, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Two bakery chains moving to the same corner

Two bakery chains moving to the same corner

Kneaders and Corner Bakery to move into old El Mercado lot. 

November 22, 2014 7:15 pm Photos

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Centsible Mom: Shopping local benefits us all

Centsible Mom: Shopping local benefits us all

Shop Local Month, an initiative of Local First Arizona, runs from Nov. 28-Dec. 24.

November 22, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Dick's Sporting Goods to anchor Wilmot Plaza redevelopment

Dick's Sporting Goods to anchor Wilmot Plaza redevelopment

Bourn Companies plans $30 million project. 

November 22, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Valuable Arizona tax credits hard to ignore

Here's a full guide to the credits and how to use them.

November 22, 2014 7:15 pmLoading…

Arizona AG files $3 billion suit vs. GM

Arizona AG files $3 billion suit vs. GM

Company says it will vigorously defend itself against on safety issues.

November 21, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

News and notes

Grand opening of farmers market pavilion; and return of Enchanted Snowfall. 

November 21, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Arizona Snowbowl primed to open Friday

Arizona Snowbowl primed to open Friday

Snowmaking machines are working full throttle to coat the mountain in white.

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Wage gap still grows between Arizona, rest of US

Wage gap still grows between Arizona, rest of US

The wage gap between Arizonans and the rest of the country continues to widen.

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Gas prices lower as holiday travelers hit the road

Thanksgiving gas prices are likely to be the lowest since 2009.

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Ronstadt house comes down in price

Ronstadt house comes down in price

Realtor believes now is the time for a right buyer.

November 19, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Some large retailers opting to close on Thanksgiving

Some large retailers opting to close on Thanksgiving

But Foothills Mall will try a Thanksgiving opening. Clip and save our list.

November 19, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Asian Spice opens in old Cold Stone Creamery spot

Asian Spice opens in old Cold Stone Creamery spot

Small space cooking up big flavors in Marana.

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Editor Gibson to leave Tucson Weekly

The Tucson Weekly's editor Dan Gibson announced on Facebook today that he is leaving the paper to become the Director of Corporate Communicati…

November 19, 2014 12:44 pmLoading…

31 Thanksgiving grocery ads from Tucson's past

From pails of Snowdrift to six-cent bananas, get lost in Tucson markets past.

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Anchor McNamara leaving KVOA

Anchor McNamara leaving KVOA

Longtime KVOA Channel 4 news anchor Tom McNamara's contract is up in December.

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McNamara leaving KVOA to pursue real estate career

McNamara leaving KVOA to pursue real estate career

He's co-anchored Channel 4 news for more than 17 years. 

November 18, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Thanksgiving meal groceries cost less this year

Thanksgiving meal groceries cost less this year

Turkeys, brown-and-serve rolls are cheaper.

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Free pizza cookie with ice cream today at Oregano's

Free pizza cookie with ice cream today at Oregano's

Deal has no strings attached, no purchase required. 

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UA-Banner health-care merger due Jan. 31

UA-Banner health-care merger due Jan. 31

Health-care merger called a way to remain competitive.

November 17, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Tino's Pizza marks 30th anniversary today with 30% discount

Tino's Pizza marks 30th anniversary today with 30% discount

Face-painting, live music part of celebration from 4 to 7 today. 

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State board blocks copper leaching operation in Florence

State board blocks copper leaching operation in Florence

But Curis Resources is confident it can make changes that will win approval. 

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Giving back

Giving back

TEP awards $100,000 in grants to nonprofits

November 16, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Biz tip of the week: Finding topics for content marketing

Biz tip of the week: Finding topics for content marketing

How to find trending topics that people are buzzing about right now.

November 16, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Centsible Mom: Price check on this year's hot toys

Centsible Mom: Price check on this year's hot toys

There are some really cool toys this year, and prices are fairly competitive.

November 15, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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The RTA will restore historic neon sign

The RTA will restore historic neon sign

Mario's Pizza sign, dating to 1958, to get new life.

November 15, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Rising costs may mean fewer tamales this season

Rising costs may mean fewer tamales this season

Cost of beef, corn driving up prices for home cooks and restaurants.

November 14, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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St. Elizabeth Health Center to collaborate with El Rio

St. Elizabeth Health Center to collaborate with El Rio

The center made the move to maintain its financial viability.

November 14, 2014 4:15 pmLoading…

Bring Funeral Homes leaving downtown

Bring Funeral Homes leaving downtown

No jobs affected as company consolidates to its East Broadway chapel. 

November 14, 2014 4:45 pmLoading…

Centsible Mom: Price check on this year's hot toys

Yes, it's that time already. Good news: Prices are fairly competitive.

November 14, 2014 8:29 pmLoading…

300 charities raise $750,000 through Jim Click fundraiser

300 charities raise $750,000 through Jim Click fundraiser

Car dealer donated Jeep Cherokee, gave 50,000 raffle tickets to local nonprofits.

November 13, 2014 4:00 pm Photos

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Help us locate a decade of Tucson's young leaders

Help us locate a decade of Tucson's young leaders

We want to find out where the 40-under-40 honorees from the last decade are now.

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Neon sign torn down; preservationists take up cause

Neon sign torn down; preservationists take up cause

It marked the Grant-Stone Shopping Center for more than a half-century.

November 12, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Creative Costumes closes after 35 years; auction coming

Creative Costumes closes after 35 years; auction coming

An auction to sell remaining inventory will be held November 22.

November 11, 2014 1:15 pm Photos

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2 Tucson real estate agents reprimanded by state

2 Tucson real estate agents reprimanded by state

Violations include misrepresentation and failure to remit money to a client.

November 11, 2014 4:45 pmLoading…

Kirkland's store to open on Tucson's east side

Kirkland's store to open on Tucson's east side

The grand opening will take place Nov. 22.

November 11, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Arizona honeybees making a comeback

Arizona honeybees making a comeback

Africanized bee invasion, mites and mystery disorder pose challenges to beekeepers.

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Office Coach: Balance quick emails with face-to-face conversation

Office Coach: Balance quick emails with face-to-face conversation

Boss objecting to a barrage of email updates may have a point.

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Barbie dethroned by Team Elsa on holiday wish list

Barbie dethroned by Team Elsa on holiday wish list

NEW YORK — For the first time in more than a decade, Barbie has been frozen out of the top spot on the holiday wish lists of girls.

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Wish granted: Same day delivery for the holidays

Wish granted: Same day delivery for the holidays

Amazon, Target, Macy's and others offer speedier delivery, including overnight and same-day options

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OPEC may not be able to stop the drop of global oil prices

OPEC may not be able to stop the drop of global oil prices

Analysts doubt the oil cartel will meaningfully cut production to prop up prices.

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Ohio bill seeks extra retail pay on Thanksgiving

Ohio bill seeks extra retail pay on Thanksgiving

Retailers say demand shows consumers want to shop on holiday.

November 26, 2014 6:09 amLoading…

Recovery in home prices appears to have stalled

Recovery in home prices appears to have stalled

Potentially more concerning, says one expert, is that the numbers may be inaccurate.

November 26, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Tips on getting deals during Black Friday blitz

New offers and shopping tools abound, but do your homework.

November 26, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Local Biz Awards

Local Biz Awards

Honors and awards for local businesses and business people.

November 25, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Tucson-based mine operator Nord in receivership

Tucson-based mine operator Nord in receivership

Firm operates mine near Dragoon; failed to refinance its debt.

November 25, 2014 1:30 pmLoading…

'Walmart's Warhol' paints at Tucson store

'Walmart's Warhol' paints at Tucson store

Part of nationwide project to promote art in schools.

November 25, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson real estate

Tucson real estate

Recent commercial sales and leases.

November 25, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Lift discounts key as skiing costs spiral

Lift discounts key as skiing costs spiral

Study shows increasing left-ticket prices may be squeezing out middle-class skiers.

November 25, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Call-center operator APAC to add 1,100 jobs in Ariz.

Call-center operator APAC to add 1,100 jobs in Ariz.

Expansion to add nearly 700 jobs in Tucson over three years.

November 24, 2014 1:45 pmLoading…

TMC opening wellness center at La Encantada

TMC opening wellness center at La Encantada

Anticipated programming includes fitness classes and a lecture series.

November 24, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

How to write a good job description

How to write a good job description

By communicating clearly what's expected, you'll attract the right applicants.

November 24, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Local truck dealer to to expand with move

Local truck dealer to to expand with move

RWC International plans to consolidate into a larger south-side building.

November 23, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Moved, promoted or appointed in Tucson

Moved, promoted or appointed in Tucson

Check out the people in our community who have moved up the ladder in their fields.

November 22, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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Two bakery chains moving to the same corner

Two bakery chains moving to the same corner

Kneaders and Corner Bakery to move into old El Mercado lot. 

November 22, 2014 7:15 pm Photos

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Centsible Mom: Shopping local benefits us all

Centsible Mom: Shopping local benefits us all

Shop Local Month, an initiative of Local First Arizona, runs from Nov. 28-Dec. 24.

November 22, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Dick's Sporting Goods to anchor Wilmot Plaza redevelopment

Dick's Sporting Goods to anchor Wilmot Plaza redevelopment

Bourn Companies plans $30 million project. 

November 22, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Arizona AG files $3 billion suit vs. GM

Arizona AG files $3 billion suit vs. GM

Company says it will vigorously defend itself against on safety issues.

November 21, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

News and notes

Grand opening of farmers market pavilion; and return of Enchanted Snowfall. 

November 21, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Real Estate news

Tighter standards on reverse mortgages

Tighter standards on reverse mortgages

The changes scheduled to take effect in less than four months.

November 21, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Commissioners recommend Lazy K project, again

Commissioners recommend Lazy K project, again

The Marana Town Council will reconsider the plan it rejected last month.

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2 Tucson real estate agents reprimanded by state

2 Tucson real estate agents reprimanded by state

Violations include misrepresentation and failure to remit money to a client.

November 11, 2014 4:45 pmLoading…

Tucson real estate

Tucson real estate

Tucson's recent commercial sales and leases.

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Restoring Tucson's homeownership rate is pilot project's goal

Restoring Tucson's homeownership rate is pilot project's goal

Ready, Set, Own connects potential buyers with mentors to help with the process.

October 14, 2014 7:45 pmLoading…

Technology

US tightens smog limits in bid to protect health

US tightens smog limits in bid to protect health

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a fresh confrontation with Republicans, the Obama administration on Wednesday proposed stricter emissions limits on smog-…

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Reading Harry Potter gives clues to brain activity

Reading Harry Potter gives clues to brain activity

WASHINGTON (AP) — Reading about Harry Potter's adventures learning to fly his broomstick activates some of the same regions in the brain we us…

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Twitter now tracks other apps you've installed

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter said it is now tracking what other apps its users have installed on their mobile devices so it can target content and …

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Netflix sues Yahoo CIO for alleged kickbacks

NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix is suing a former company vice president who is now chief information officer at Yahoo, accusing him of receiving mone…

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Review: 4 shopping apps that will save you money

Review: 4 shopping apps that will save you money

NEW YORK (AP) — Want to save some cash while holiday shopping? The best tool can be a smartphone packed with the right apps.

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