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Photos: Biz Awards

Photos: Biz Awards

Honors and awards for local businesses and business people.

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Donor accounts open for Tucson vets center

Donor accounts open for Tucson vets center

Also in this news roundup: Grand Canyon U considers buying out investors.

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Round 2 knocks more pies off the table

Round 2 knocks more pies off the table

Last year's Final Four continue to fall in Pizza Madness Round 2. 

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Eegee's is introducing a new ranch flavor

Eegee's is introducing a new ranch flavor

Tucson chain to roll out buffalo ranch dressing and three buffalo ranch items.

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Five Guys rolling out milkshakes in Tucson market

Five Guys rolling out milkshakes in Tucson market

Marana restaurant to be the first, starting next week.

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Arizona law requires paid time off to vote

Arizona law requires paid time off to vote

Relatively obscure Arizona law requires employers to give workers time to vote.

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Nine Tucson-area resorts keep 4-diamond ratings

Nine Tucson-area resorts keep 4-diamond ratings

Five area restaurants also won four diamonds from AAA.

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Retailers shunning Apple Pay sets up payment fight

Retailers shunning Apple Pay sets up payment fight

Some big stores awaiting industry-backed system.

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Photos: Tucson's AAA 4-Diamonds

Photos: Tucson's AAA 4-Diamonds

Looking good, Tucson: 9 resorts, 5 restaurants win new four-diamond ratings from AAA.

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Little to cheer in AZ retail sales numbers

Little to cheer in AZ retail sales numbers

In other disappointing news, Arizona falls in job-growth rankings.

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Tucson real estate

Tucson real estate

Midtown apartment complex sells for $1.3 million.

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Five Guys rolling out milkshakes in Tucson market

Five Guys rolling out milkshakes in Tucson market

Marana restaurant to be the first, starting next week.

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Tucson real estate

Tucson real estate

Midtown apartment complex sells for $1.3 million.

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Nine Tucson-area resorts keep 4-diamond ratings

Nine Tucson-area resorts keep 4-diamond ratings

Five area restaurants also won four diamonds from AAA.

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Retailers shunning Apple Pay sets up payment fight

Retailers shunning Apple Pay sets up payment fight

Some big stores awaiting industry-backed system.

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Little to cheer in AZ retail sales numbers

Little to cheer in AZ retail sales numbers

In other disappointing news, Arizona falls in job-growth rankings.

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ACC adds options to comment on regulatory matters

New online features make it easier for consumers to voice concerns.

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About 2,000 attend Tucson job fair

About 2,000 attend Tucson job fair

Some 1,400 positions were up for grabs at the fair.

October 28, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Start your holiday marketing plan now ...

Start your holiday marketing plan now ...

Why even small businesses should embrace a holiday marketing strategy early. 

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Fed expected to keep interest rates low

Fed expected to keep interest rates low

WASHINGTON — The global economy has slumped. Turmoil has gripped financial markets. And the U.S. job market, despite steady gains, still isn’t…

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The SUV goes from All-American to global star

The SUV goes from All-American to global star

Sport-utility vehicles being snapped up in India, China, Brazil.

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Toyota tops Consumer Reports reliability rankings

Toyota tops Consumer Reports reliability rankings

Toyota has led the ratings for eight years.

October 27, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Awash in oil, does US need a large reserve?

Awash in oil, does US need a large reserve?

Size, nature of oil standby needs rethinking, GAO says.

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Giving back

Giving back

A weekly look at local companies and groups helping others.

October 26, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Tempe's public e-cigarette ban rankles some as counterproductive

E-cig firms see little effect but say ban unfairly targets smoking alternative.

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Tucson home prices flatten

Tucson home prices flatten

Experts don't see the market accelerating until job growth picks up.

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Big job fair Monday in Tucson

Big job fair Monday in Tucson

Meet up with local employers looking to fill more than 1,400 jobs at the Greater Tucson Job Fair, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday at the Hotel T…

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Moving Up

Moving Up

Promoted or hired in the Tucson area.

October 26, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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When PC deletes emails, but iPhone won’t

Q: I read your column about how two devices sharing an email address also share the deletion of messages (tinyurl.com/pkghdn8). I have just th…

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Wife or widow? It matters when switching benefits

Rules on switching to a spouse's benefits can be tricky.

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Big job fair Monday in Tucson

Big job fair Monday in Tucson

Meet up with local employers looking to fill more than 1,400 jobs.

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Seniors flock to Facebook, even Anna, age 114

Social-media site helps seniors stay connected with friends and family.

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Gallery of local art opening at Tucson Mall

Gallery of local art opening at Tucson Mall

It will feature variety of mediums from artists of all walks of life.

October 24, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Tucson firm aids record free-fall from near space

Tucson firm aids record free-fall from near space

Paragon Space Development and World View part of record jump from 135,000 feet.

October 24, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Gas prices drop below $3 in Tucson

Gas prices drop below $3 in Tucson

Also in this Arizona news roundup: Mesa Apple glass firm to sell assets in bankruptcy.

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Discreet recording possible with HTC’s periscope-shaped camera

Discreet recording possible with HTC’s periscope-shaped camera

HTC is betting you won't mind carrying around a small, extra device.

October 24, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Big job fair Monday in Tucson

Big job fair Monday in Tucson

A roster of major local employers are looking to fill some 1,400 jobs.

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Putting photons to better uses

Putting photons to better uses

Tucson could "get a piece" of new Photonics Manufacturing Institute.

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New Arizona networking site fosters foreign trade

New Arizona networking site fosters foreign trade

BIEN, or Building an International Economic Network, connects companies in Arizona, Mexico and Canada

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Minimal growth for Tucson as hotel industry recovers

Minimal growth for Tucson as hotel industry recovers

Tucson hotels are making progress but recovering slower than the industry nationwide.

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Gem-show firm plans $12 million exhibit hall in Tucson

Gem-show firm plans $12 million exhibit hall in Tucson

Owners of 22nd Street show bought land near downtown for $12 million hall.

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News and notes

News and notes

Sinfonía HealthCare continues expansion; new Petco planned.

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Lovin' Spoonfuls offers veggie version of Sonoran dog

Lovin' Spoonfuls offers veggie version of Sonoran dog

You can get it Wednesday during lunch service.

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Tucson real estate

Tucson-area commercial sales and leases

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Air Force extends comment period for D-M training report

Air Force extends comment period for D-M training report

Public comment on draft environmental assessment now due by Nov. 24.

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Arizona's minimum wage to rise 15¢ on Jan. 1

Arizona's minimum wage to rise 15¢ on Jan. 1

What would you buy with an extra $6 a week?

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Giving back: Fire department gets Green Valley grant

Giving back: Fire department gets Green Valley grant

Fire department gets ‘Game Changer Grant’

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Resources abound for business funding in Tucson

Financing a startup business can be difficult but various programs can help.

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6 food businesses fail, then pass health inspections

6 food businesses fail, then pass health inspections

Golden Phoenix, El Herradero, Mother Hubbard’s, Noble Hops, Los Primos, Tacos Apson

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What's going up: 'Parasol,' $39M outlet mall

What's going up: 'Parasol,' $39M outlet mall

A roundup of construction projects around metro Tucson. 

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Rolls-Royce engine testing in Tucson reaches milestone

Rolls-Royce engine testing in Tucson reaches milestone

New high-efficiency fan blades may save 20 to 25 percent on fuel use.

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What's going up: 'Parasol,' $39M outlet mall

What's going up: 'Parasol,' $39M outlet mall

A roundup of construction projects around metro Tucson. 

October 18, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Ariz. businesses celebrate gay marriage with discounts, deals

Ariz. businesses celebrate gay marriage with discounts, deals

They're offering discounts to same-sex couples on everything from bar tabs to hair stylings to hotel stays.

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Mister Car Wash celebrates new Tucson headquarters

Mister Car Wash celebrates new Tucson headquarters

More than 200 employees and guests mark opening of renovated historic building. 

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SAHBA's Fall Home & Garden Show starts today

SAHBA's Fall Home & Garden Show starts today

Consumers looking for remodeling ideas might want to swing by.

October 17, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Arizona gas prices keep dropping

Arizona gas prices keep dropping

Also in this News & Notes roundup: Raytheon wins $49.5 million contract.

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Chuck E. Cheese acquires Peter Piper Pizza

Chuck E. Cheese acquires Peter Piper Pizza

Company says it intends to continue the Peter Piper Pizza brand and expand it nationally.

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Expanded Nogales port set to expand border trade

Expanded Nogales port set to expand border trade

Mariposa positioned to challenge nation’s busiest truck crossings. Tucson could benefit. 

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Free mammograms offered Saturday in Tucson

Free mammograms offered Saturday in Tucson

They're being paid for by Jim Click Automotive for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

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2 Republican candidates agree to pay Clean Elections fines

2 Republican candidates agree to pay Clean Elections fines

Tom Forese and Doug Little avoid further inquiry into their campaign finances.

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Photos: Biz Awards

Photos: Biz Awards

Honors and awards for local businesses and business people.

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Photovoltaic system dedicated at UA Tech Park

Photovoltaic system dedicated at UA Tech Park

UA officials also announce an expansion of the Solar Zone.

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Donor accounts open for Tucson vets center

Donor accounts open for Tucson vets center

Also in this news roundup: Grand Canyon U considers buying out investors.

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Round 2 knocks more pies off the table

Round 2 knocks more pies off the table

Last year's Final Four continue to fall in Pizza Madness Round 2. 

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Eegee's is introducing a new ranch flavor

Eegee's is introducing a new ranch flavor

Tucson chain to roll out buffalo ranch dressing and three buffalo ranch items.

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Five Guys rolling out milkshakes in Tucson market

Five Guys rolling out milkshakes in Tucson market

Marana restaurant to be the first, starting next week.

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Arizona law requires paid time off to vote

Arizona law requires paid time off to vote

Relatively obscure Arizona law requires employers to give workers time to vote.

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Retailers shunning Apple Pay sets up payment fight

Retailers shunning Apple Pay sets up payment fight

Some big stores awaiting industry-backed system.

October 28, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Nine Tucson-area resorts keep 4-diamond ratings

Nine Tucson-area resorts keep 4-diamond ratings

Five area restaurants also won four diamonds from AAA.

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Photos: Tucson's AAA 4-Diamonds

Photos: Tucson's AAA 4-Diamonds

Looking good, Tucson: 9 resorts, 5 restaurants win new four-diamond ratings from AAA.

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Little to cheer in AZ retail sales numbers

Little to cheer in AZ retail sales numbers

In other disappointing news, Arizona falls in job-growth rankings.

October 28, 2014 2:00 pmLoading…

ACC adds options to comment on regulatory matters

New online features make it easier for consumers to voice concerns.

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Tucson real estate

Tucson real estate

Midtown apartment complex sells for $1.3 million.

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About 2,000 attend Tucson job fair

About 2,000 attend Tucson job fair

Some 1,400 positions were up for grabs at the fair.

October 28, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Toyota tops Consumer Reports reliability rankings

Toyota tops Consumer Reports reliability rankings

Toyota has led the ratings for eight years.

October 27, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Fed expected to keep interest rates low

Fed expected to keep interest rates low

WASHINGTON — The global economy has slumped. Turmoil has gripped financial markets. And the U.S. job market, despite steady gains, still isn’t…

October 27, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Watch free fall from near-space

Watch free fall from near-space

Alan Eustace, a Google senior vice president, made history Friday with a near-space dive from a high-altitude balloon at approximately 135,000…

October 27, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

The SUV goes from All-American to global star

The SUV goes from All-American to global star

Sport-utility vehicles being snapped up in India, China, Brazil.

October 27, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Start your holiday marketing plan now ...

Start your holiday marketing plan now ...

Why even small businesses should embrace a holiday marketing strategy early. 

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Awash in oil, does US need a large reserve?

Awash in oil, does US need a large reserve?

Size, nature of oil standby needs rethinking, GAO says.

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Giving back

Giving back

A weekly look at local companies and groups helping others.

October 26, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Big job fair Monday in Tucson

Big job fair Monday in Tucson

Meet up with local employers looking to fill more than 1,400 jobs at the Greater Tucson Job Fair, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday at the Hotel T…

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Tucson home prices flatten

Tucson home prices flatten

Experts don't see the market accelerating until job growth picks up.

October 26, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tempe's public e-cigarette ban rankles some as counterproductive

E-cig firms see little effect but say ban unfairly targets smoking alternative.

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When PC deletes emails, but iPhone won’t

Q: I read your column about how two devices sharing an email address also share the deletion of messages (tinyurl.com/pkghdn8). I have just th…

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Real Estate news

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.

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3 predictions for Tucson housing

3 predictions for Tucson housing

First among them: A shortage of ready-made lots is coming.

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Tucson real estate

Tucson real estate

Recent commercial sales and leases around Tucson.

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Posh Tucson homes featured on HGTV

Posh Tucson homes featured on HGTV

Millionaire will choose one to buy.

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Tucson real estate sales and leases

Tucson real estate sales and leases

Recent commercial sales and leases around Tucson.

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Technology

Samsung vows changes after mobile profit plunges

Samsung vows changes after mobile profit plunges

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics Co. admitted erring in its smartphone strategy and vowed Thursday to overhaul its handset lineup…

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Baidu profit up 27 percent as mobile grows

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese search engine Baidu Inc. said Thursday its quarterly profit rose 27 percent as user traffic for its mobile operation su…

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Rocket explosion setback for commercial space

Rocket explosion setback for commercial space

CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) — Crews searched for scorched wreckage along the Virginia coast Wednesday in hopes of figuring out why an unmanned comm…

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WhatsApp founders own nearly $9B in Facebook stock

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — WhatsApp founders Jan Koum and Brian Acton received 116 million shares of Facebook stock currently worth nearly $9 billio…

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Apple Pay rival defends service, exclusivity

Apple Pay rival defends service, exclusivity

NEW YORK (AP) — A mobile payment service backed by Wal-Mart, Best Buy and other leading retailers is defending its practice of prohibiting its…

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