The contrasting editorials on whether states or the federal government should control public education published last month fail to address the real causes of student underachievement: a growing dissatisfaction within the teaching profession that is impacting who goes into this career and ho…
The Missile Defense Agency awarded Raytheon Co. $350 million to increase its procurement of Standard Missile-3 Block IB missiles from eight to 44.
A South Tucson company is looking to take the hazard out of hazardous-materials handling with new technology that enables protective suits to essentially decontaminate themselves.
During the recent spring recruiting period, it wasn’t uncommon for Arizona Wildcats commit Cameron Denson to get called into the Salpointe Catholic football office to visit with a college coach.
Maryland center Alex Len goes up for a shot in front of Alabama center Moussa Gueye.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Alex Len finished with 15 points and 13 rebounds and had a key block in the final seconds to help Maryland escape with a 58-57 victory over Alabama on Tuesday night in the NIT quarterfinals.
HOUSTON — The operators of a cruise vessel stranded in the Gulf of Mexico after a weekend engine fire said Monday evening that the craft had drifted so far north of its original position that they now will tow the ship to Mobile, Ala., instead of their original plan for Progreso, Mexico.
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on April 10, 1957, during his first public visit to St. Louis. He spoke at Kiel Auditorium to the Citizens Committee of Greater St. Louis, an organization that promoted racial integration. King had led the successful boycott of public buses in Montgomery, Ala.…
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A federal appeals court has ruled that part of Alabama’s tough immigration law that ordered public schools to check the citizenship status of new students is unconstitutional.
Randy Stevenson, right, director of Raytheon's Weapon Integration Center, describes to garrison commander Col. John Hamilton the layout of the Huntsville, Ala., site where missiles will be assembled and tested beginning in February.
A $75 million missile plant Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems is building in Huntsville, Ala., is on track for completion by the end of the year and is expected to start producing missiles by February.
Gotta love the month of April: the weather is pleasant for the most part and the promise of spring is in full-swing.
PRATTVILLE, Ala. — A central Alabama judge ordered a man to serve three days in jail for contempt of court for wearing so-called saggy pants.
The show still has an hour to go, but the Associated Press is reporting the winners of the Academy of Country Music Awards, including Blake Shelton as male artist of the year and his wife Miranda Lambert winning her second straight female vocalist ACM.
ATLANTA — The federal government asked an appeals court Friday
to stop Alabama officials from enforcing a strict immigration
measure that has already driven Hispanic students from public
schools and migrant workers from towns, warning that it opens the
door to discrimination against even leg…
Police in Alabama are getting ready to enforce what is
considered by many as the toughest immigration law in the United
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WASHINGTON — Dozens of lawmakers have drawn scrutiny from their
ethics monitor this year for everything from financial dealings to
travel and campaign donations, according to a leaked account
showing an active House panel secretly at work.