Earth Day is celebrated on Fifth Avenue in New York City on April 20, 1970. (AP Photo)
Judy Moody works in a poster-filled office of the Environment Teach-In, Inc., in Washington, April 9, 1970. The organization is coordinating school activities for the nationwide observance of Earth Day on April 22. (AP Photo/Charles W. Harrity)
Kenneth Opat is squirted with oil pistols by Dorothy Goldsmith, left, and Rita Webb, at Tulane University in New Orleans as students tagged Louisiana's oil industry with the "polluter of the month" award, April 22, 1970. The demonstration was part of the first observance of Earth Day. (AP Photo)
Saturday is International Women’s Day, a 105-year-old annual call to action for women’s equality. But for many women and girls around the world, its most basic promise of freedom remains unfulfilled.
Fuehrer Adolf Hitler, in light suit , walks with a delegation as they arrive for the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in Berlin, Germany on August 1, 1936. Spectators hail the German leader from the stadium balcony with salutes. (AP Photo)
Big 5 Sporting Goods is scheduled to open its newest Tucson-area
location Nov. 24.
Hardships were part of life for Southern Arizona pioneers in the
mid-1800s, but the trials endured by Larcena Pennington Page would
have brought the toughest frontiersman to his knees.
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of
speeders at these locations during the next few days, according to
the Tucson Police Department:
Halloween in Tucson is typically the time of year when summer
finally breaks and fall settles in with coolish temperatures and
Pima County could end up spending another $1.5 million to $2.5
million on Superior Court judges' salaries, and jurors could lose
their $12 daily stipend, if the state's judicial branch has to cut
another 15 percent from its budget.
ISLAMABAD — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton faced
sharp rebukes from Pakistani audiences Friday, including one woman
who accused the U.S. of conducting "executions without trial" in
aerial drone strikes. Verbally slapping back, Clinton questioned
Pakistan's commitment to fighting t…
TEMPE — The Cardinals' game against the Panthers on Sunday has
The American Red Cross will seek blood donors at these times and
places next week. To schedule an appointment, call
Talk about delayed gratification. Layaway — that old-fashioned
practice of putting merchandise aside and making regular payments
until everything's paid off — is a shopper's ultimate test of
At Marana, Sahuaro's offense didn't score in the second half but
the Cougars (4-5, 2-1 in 4A-I Kino) still walked away with a
lopsided victory. The Tigers (3-6, 0-3) watched the game slip away
after Niko Kittrell returned an interception for a score less than
a minute after the half.