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National education leader in Tucson: Politicians hurting children

National education leader in Tucson: Politicians hurting children

Says profiteering is also harmful to the state's educational system.

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Looking for the wrapping paper trail

It was the day of the long-feared, long-anticipated, assembly for the school fundraiser.

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Arizona school district may alter textbook due to abortion law

Arizona school district may alter textbook due to abortion law

Critics: A state law says Arizona has a strong interest in "promoting childbirth and adoption over elective abortion."

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For-profit colleges stand to lose aid programs

WASHINGTON — For-profit colleges with graduates unable to pay back their student loans could soon face scrutiny by the federal government.

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Girls' jihadi quest stirs Muslim communities' fear

Girls' jihadi quest stirs Muslim communities' fear

FILE - This Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, file photo shows the apartment complex in Aurora, Colo., which police say is the home of one of the three teenage girls who, according to U.S. authorities, were en route to join the Islamic State group in Syria when they were stopped at an airport in Ger…

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Worries spread after militants lure Denver girls

Worries spread after militants lure Denver girls

AURORA, Colo. — The strange journey of three suburban Denver girls who authorities say tried to join Islamic State militants in Syria has many in their close-knit east African community worried about whether their own children will be the next to be lured to terror.

October 29, 2014 1:50 pm Photos

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Girls' jihadi quest stirs Muslim communities' fear

Girls' jihadi quest stirs Muslim communities' fear

Somali-American Ahmed Odowaay, a community advocate and translator, prays at an office used by the Colorado Muslim Council in Aurora, Colo. Odowaay says being a Muslim teenager isn’t easy in America, and he worries that their frustrations “will lead them in the wrong direction.”

October 29, 2014 1:50 pmLoading…

FBI says it faked AP story to catch bomb suspect

SEATTLE (AP) — The FBI confirmed Tuesday it faked an Associated Press story to catch a bomb threat suspect in 2007, but now says it did not spoof a Seattle Times Web page as part of the investigation.

October 28, 2014 5:11 pmLoading…
Pope: Evolution is real, God is no wizard

Pope: Evolution is real, God is no wizard

Delivering an address to the Pontifical Academy of Sciences, Pope Francis continued his habit of making provocative, seemingly progressive statements. The pontiff appeared to endorse the theory of the Big Bang and told the gathering at the Vatican that there was no contradiction between beli…

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The patient stuttered; one doctor felt his pain

The patient did not look as if he were having a heart attack.

October 27, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…
Supreme Court: Sameness in philosophy, legal principle inevitable

Supreme Court: Sameness in philosophy, legal principle inevitable

Are students from Ivy League schools only ones who can interpret law?

October 27, 2014 6:45 pmLoading…
5 football players at Vail's Empire High suspended

5 football players at Vail's Empire High suspended

The suspensions followed an incident at the school's locker room.

October 27, 2014 5:52 pmLoading…
Education Notes

Education Notes

Education news from Tucson and Southern Arizona.

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2 groups mobilizing Tucson teachers to vote

2 groups mobilizing Tucson teachers to vote

TUSD targeted as educators say they're less likely to go to polls.

October 26, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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View today's partial solar eclipse safely

View today's partial solar eclipse safely

Events at the University of Arizona and Pima College will allow you to view the eclipse without harming your eyes.

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First sex and then sexting and now sext education

It can have life-changing ramifications.

October 21, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…
Recycled bottles help rebuild reservation, one man's life

Recycled bottles help rebuild reservation, one man's life

Research project to create cement is helping rid desert of glass bottles. 

October 20, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Students, two more days to share your view

Students, two more days to share your view

Southern Arizona students — send us your views in cartoon or opinion pieces. 

October 19, 2014 7:45 pmLoading…
Students, send us your cartoons, opinions

Students, send us your cartoons, opinions

Southern Arizona students — send us your views in cartoon or brief opinion pieces. 

October 18, 2014 7:45 pmLoading…
Bonnie Henry: Civics test needs civil unrest component

Bonnie Henry: Civics test needs civil unrest component

Lack of student knowledge more alarming than proposed exam.

October 18, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…

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