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Raw video: Police storm Sydney cafe

Raw video: Police storm Sydney cafe

SYDNEY — Amid a barrage of gunfire, police stormed a cafe in the heart of Sydney early today to end a 16-hour hostage siege by an Iranian-born gunman. Police said three people were killed — the gunman and two of the hostages — and four others were wounded.Police raided the Lindt Chocolat Caf…

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Sen. Flake featured on TV 'Survivor' show Wednesday night

Sen. Flake featured on TV 'Survivor' show Wednesday night

The Arizona senator joins Democrat Martin Heinrich on an uninhabited island.

October 28, 2014 11:00 am Video Loading…
Dunham, brood of disorderly puppets return to Tucson

Dunham, brood of disorderly puppets return to Tucson

Comic ventriloquist's daughter will begin her sophomore year at the University of Arizona.

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Does insurance cover my frequent flier miles?

Q: Last year, while I was visiting Australia, my wife had a medical emergency that caused us to cancel our trip and come home. Fortunately, we had bought a travel insurance policy through Allianz.

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'Jersey Boys' swings into Centennial Hall

'Jersey Boys' swings into Centennial Hall

‘Jersey Boys’ — Workin’ its way to Tucson

June 12, 2014 12:00 am Photos



Australia plans $534M missile purchase from Raytheon

Australia wants to buy more than a half-billion dollars worth of air-combat missiles from Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems.

May 14, 2014 2:30 pmLoading…

University of Arizona physicists pleased with Nobel Prize awarded in their field

Physicists who worked to prove the existence of the subatomic particle known as the Higgs boson basked in reflected glory Tuesday as the Nobel Prize in physics went to two men who had theorized its existence — Francois Englert and Peter Higgs.

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Conservatives sweep to Australian Election Victory

CANBERRA, Australia — Australia’s “unelectable” and gaffe-prone political leader, Tony Abbott, confounded critics Saturday by becoming the country’s latest prime minister, leading the opposition to a sweeping election victory and ending six years of Labor Party rule.

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Aussie pop singer Cody Simpson cancels Rialto gig

Queensland musician has scheduling conflicts.

May 23, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sally Shamrell returns to Tucson television

Former KVOA reporter filling in on KGUN's "The Morning Blend"

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Guest Column: Claims that gun laws have increased crime in Australia are hogwash

Proposed gun reforms by President Obama and the U.S. Congress have focused attention on gun laws and their impact. Comparisons are being made with Australian gun laws as a way of examining how effective U.S. changes might be.

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Tucsonan Guthrie guesting today on 'Ellen'

Tucsonan Guthrie guesting today on 'Ellen'

"Today" show host faces her worst fears with comedian.

January 14, 2013 11:29 amLoading…

E.J. Dionne: Will we forget Newtown's kids?

The gun lobby and the weapons merchants are counting on our notoriously short national attention span.

December 19, 2012 11:00 pm Related Loading…

Victims' group applauds extradition of former University City man to Australia

Australian authorities claim that the man fondled or otherwise indecently assaulted four male students.

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Colo. authorities identify longtime Jane Doe

DENVER (AP) — Police on a cold case hunt have finally identified a woman whose nude and battered body was found along a Boulder creek 55 years ago. But it's not over — they want to name the killer.

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Greg Hansen : Barcelo, Black wrap up solid year on golf tours

Late Monday afternoon, Rich Barcelo, his wife Teresa and their two young children caught a flight in Charleston, S.C., and returned to Tucson for the winter.

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Bonnie Henry : Hard-hat kind of guy had soft touch for Ivory Snow

Bonnie Henry : Hard-hat kind of guy had soft touch for Ivory Snow

It sounds like a plotline straight out of TV's "Mad Men." Nab some guy in a hard hat on a construction site to praise a certain detergent for getting his baby's diapers, oh, so soft.

October 26, 2009 12:00 am Photos



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