Showing: 1-20 of 386

Elections

Tucson woman replaces Pearce as GOP vice chair

Tucson woman replaces Pearce as GOP vice chair

Republican activist Parralee Schneider, of Tucson, named to party leadership.

11 hours agoLoading…
Emotions mount on final day of Scottish campaign

Emotions mount on final day of Scottish campaign

EDINBURGH, Scotland — For Scots, Wednesday was a day of excitement, apprehension and a flood of final appeals before a big decision.

22 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…
Emotions mount on final day of Scottish campaign

Emotions mount on final day of Scottish campaign

These two, on opposite sides of the issue, are friendly enough. Polls suggest the outcome is too close to call.

22 hours agoLoading…
Emotions mount on final day of Scottish campaign

Emotions mount on final day of Scottish campaign

A No campaign supporter and a Yes campaign supporter chat holding posters after a No campaign event where a number of speeches were made by different people and politicians in Glasgow, Scotland, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Will the ayes have it, or will Scotland say naw thanks? No one is cert…

September 17, 2014 10:53 amLoading…
Top general: US troops possible in Iraq

Top general: US troops possible in Iraq

WASHINGTON — American ground troops may be needed to battle Islamic State forces in the Middle East if President Obama’s current strategy fails, the nation’s top military officer said Tuesday as Congress plunged into an election-year debate of Obama’s plan to expand airstrikes and train Syri…

September 16, 2014 4:02 pmLoading…
Top general: US ground troops possible in Iraq

Top general: US ground troops possible in Iraq

A member of the anti-war group CodePink interrupts a Senate hearing with Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, and Gen. Martin Dempsey.

September 16, 2014 4:02 pmLoading…
Iraq parliament rejects interior, defense nominees

Iraq parliament rejects interior, defense nominees

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi lawmakers rejected Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's nominees Tuesday to lead the defense and interior ministries, leaving the crucial Cabinet posts unfilled as an emerging U.S.-led coalition intensifies its air campaign against Islamic State extremists who have seized a …

September 16, 2014 11:45 amLoading…
Iraq parliament rejects interior, defense nominees

Iraq parliament rejects interior, defense nominees

FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 8, 2014 file photo, Iraqi lawmakers attend a session to approve the new government in Baghdad, Iraq. Iraq's parliament rejected defense and interior nominees on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, leaving the crucial ministerial posts unfilled as a U.S.-led coalition intens…

September 16, 2014 11:45 amLoading…
Scottish independence vote worries Washington

Scottish independence vote worries Washington

Ahead of Thursday’s referendum on Scottish independence, U.S. policy makers are speaking out — albeit tentatively — in support of a united United Kingdom.

September 16, 2014 10:55 amLoading…
Washington fears vote for Scottish independence could damage ‘special relationship’

Washington fears vote for Scottish independence could damage ‘special relationship’

Thursday’s vote is seen as a virtual dead heat, and independent voters could hold the key to the outcome.

September 16, 2014 9:55 amLoading…

Overlooked stories of the Civil War

What is the greatest overlooked story of the Civil War?

September 15, 2014 8:00 pmLoading…
Generation gap: Young Scots favor independence

Generation gap: Young Scots favor independence

Pro-independence campaigner Bobby Docherty at a demonstration outside the BBC building in Glasgow, Scotland, on Sunday. Scotland’s independence referendum is Thursday. 

September 15, 2014 1:33 pmLoading…
Generation gap: Most young Scots favor independence

Generation gap: Most young Scots favor independence

GLASGOW, Scotland — Across Scotland, dinner table talk is getting heated as families argue over how to vote in Scotland’s independence referendum.

September 15, 2014 1:33 pmLoading…
Kirkpatrick responds to 'sexist' attack ad starring legs

Kirkpatrick responds to 'sexist' attack ad starring legs

"Short skirt and high heels? Nope, not me," Kirkpatrick says.

September 04, 2014 3:30 pm Video Photos

Photos

Loading…
Where Grijalva, Saucedo Mercer stand on minimum wage

Where Grijalva, Saucedo Mercer stand on minimum wage

Saucedo Mercer: "It’s easy to play Santa Claus with someone else’s money."

September 04, 2014 3:00 pm Video Loading…
Ad Watch: Dems attack Tobin for budget cuts

Ad Watch: Dems attack Tobin for budget cuts

Tobin defends deep cuts as part of a balanced budget package

September 03, 2014 8:30 amLoading…
Tobin wins CD1 primary, faces Kirkpatrick

Tobin wins CD1 primary, faces Kirkpatrick

Andy Tobin won 36 percent of the votes; Kiehne took 35.

September 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Loading…
Supervisors back plan for new election equipment

Supervisors back plan for new election equipment

The Board of Supervisors rejected a more expensive option.

September 02, 2014 5:30 pmLoading…
CD1 primary race is over: Tobin wins

CD1 primary race is over: Tobin wins

Tobin won with 36 percent of the vote.

September 02, 2014 3:00 pmLoading…
Ad Watch: Dems attack Tobin's voting record

Ad Watch: Dems attack Tobin's voting record

In a race that's considered a tossup, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee posted a new web video attacking Republican Andy Tobin.

September 02, 2014 1:00 pmLoading…

Follow the Arizona Daily Star

Featured businesses

View more...
View more...

Deals, offers & events

View more...