U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson holds his dog "Her" by the ears as White House visitors look on, April 27, 1964, on the White House lawn, Washington, D.C. At left is President Johnson's other dog, "Him." This picture raised criticism from dog lovers. (AP Photo/Charles P. Gorry)
#48: "Last Tango In Paris," 1972, starring Marlon Brando. Pictured: In this 1972 file photo originally released by United Artists, actors Marlon Brando, left, and Maria Schneider are shown in a scene from, "Last Tango in Paris." (AP Photo/United Artists, file)
At least 42.4 percent of Tucson police and firefighters live
outside the city limits, making them unable to vote on a
controversial ballot measure related to the city's public safety
coverage, based on analysis of data obtained by the Arizona Daily
Could the controversial appraisal system imposed nationwide by
mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac last May — and now tied
to lowball property valuations, busted home-sale transactions, and
higher fees to consumers — be on its way out?
WASHINGTON — Cheered by President Obama, House Democrats rolled
out landmark legislation Thursday to extend health care to tens of
millions who lack coverage, impose sweeping new restrictions on the
insurance industry and create a government-run option to compete
with private insurers.
Tucson is a finalist for the nation's newest military jet — the
F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, a supersonic warplane expected to be
much louder than existing aircraft based in the city.
WASHINGTON — The real secretary of education, the joke goes, is
BEIJING — A $7 billion mining deal between Guinea's repressive
military regime and a little-known Chinese company underscores
China's full-throttle rush into Africa and its willingness to deal
with brutal and corrupt governments.
Proposition 200, the Public Safety First initiative, has become
a contentious, emotionally debated item on the Nov. 3 city of
Tucson general election ballot.
Ten years in the making, Trey Parker and Matt Stone have finally
made good on their promise to record a commentary track for "South
Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut." The only catch is that the track
is exclusive to the new Blu-ray release of the film, and the
movie's crude animation doesn't b…
PHOENIX — A challenge to Arizona's controversial tax credits to
help students go to private and parochial schools will have to be
decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.
The NFL's rejecting Rush Limbaugh was a bit like the members of
the Merion Cricket Club blackballing Thurston Howell III. The
owners' objection to Limbaugh wasn't based on his politics — they
overwhelmingly share his views. They refused to allow him to join
their club in the name of good business.
Once again, the Arizona Wildcats walked off the field, shaking
their heads and wondering in disbelief what the future has in store
for them next.