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Bighorn sheep numbers remain same

Bighorn sheep numbers remain same

Lambs born in mountains appear healthy, growing.

June 27, 2014 3:55 pmLoading…

No bighorns are known to have died in Catalina Mountains in past month

Bighorn sheep apparently have had their best month in the Catalina Mountains since 31 of the animals were transplanted to the range north of Tucson in November.

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2 more bighorns die; mountain lion killed in Catalinas

Two more bighorn sheep have died in the Catalina Mountains, and a mountain lion was killed for preying on sheep, state wildlife officials said Wednesday.

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Tucson is epicenter of meteorite strike, rock hunt

Tucson is epicenter of meteorite strike, rock hunt

Tucson is the epicenter of a meteorite hunt after a shower of space rocks landed north of the city Tuesday night.

December 11, 2013 2:44 pm Photos

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Bighorn sheep captured for move to Tucson mountains

Bighorn sheep captured for move to Tucson mountains

YUMA — Wildlife officers — swooping out of the sky in helicopters and wielding net guns — snared fleet bighorn sheep in rugged mountains northeast of here Saturday.

November 17, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Garmin closes Tucson dog-collar plant, laying off 60

Tri-Tronics Inc., a subsidiary of GPS-device maker Garmin Ltd., has closed its local electronic dog-collar manufacturing operation, laying off about 60 production workers as production is moved to Taiwan.

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Fitz Blog: I spy

Fitz Blog: I spy

     For me the NSA leaker story is not a story about privacy rights or the war on terror. It’s a much bigger story. It’s the story of how remarkably far-reaching our amazing economic recovery has been. High school dropouts are now earning $200,000 a year and vacationing in 5-star hotels in …

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Patients can be tracked using GPS devices; apps monitor medication doses

Patients can be tracked using GPS devices; apps monitor medication doses

David Pomerantz, executive vice president of the Hebrew Home at Riverdale in the Bronx, demonstrates a new app to track medications.

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Patients can be tracked using GPS devices; apps monitor medication doses

Patients can be tracked using GPS devices; apps monitor medication doses

From GPS devices and computer programs that help relatives track a wandering Alzheimer's patient to iPad apps that help an autistic child communicate, a growing number of tools for the smartphone, the tablet and the laptop are catering to beleaguered caregivers.

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Driverless cars could be on Arizona roads this year, if Capitol gives green light

Driverless cars could be on Arizona roads this year, if Capitol gives green light

PHOENIX - If it sometimes seems like no one is driving that car in front of you that's weaving in and out of traffic, you could soon be right.

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Driverless cars could be on AZ roads this year, if Capitol gives green light

Driverless cars could be on AZ roads this year, if Capitol gives green light

Google's driverless vehicle has technologies ranging from GPS to LIDAR - light-detecting and ranging - which uses a rotating mirror atop the vehicle to get a three-dimensional image of what is around it.

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St. Louis police to track patrol cars with GPS

St. Louis police to track patrol cars with GPS

Global positioning devices will soon be tracking the locations of St. Louis patrol cars, which doesn't please all the officers. 

October 17, 2012 10:15 pm Photos

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St. Louis police using GPS

St. Louis police using GPS

A ninth district police car available to respond to a call appears blue on a dispatcher's screen at the 911 operations center in downtown St. Louis on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012. City police cars are being equipped with GPS equipment in an effort to lower response times when dispatchers assign ca…

October 15, 2012 2:37 pmLoading…
St. Louis police using GPS

St. Louis police using GPS

Dispatcher Tonya Catlett works in the 911 operations center in downtown St. Louis on Oct. 15, 2012. Photo by Robert Cohen, rcohen@post-dispatch.com

October 15, 2012 2:37 pmLoading…

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