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Sarah Garrecht Gassen: Obama isn't on the bus, only kids

Sarah Garrecht Gassen: Obama isn't on the bus, only kids

Republican Adam Kwasman accidentally makes a point in his migrant bus screwup.

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Fear, unrest in Syria bring concert violinists to Tucson

Fear, unrest in Syria bring concert violinists to Tucson

Tamara Khachatryan had pulled her then-4-year-old daughter out of school in Syria by March 2012. Life in their war-torn country was too dangerous.

September 22, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Local activists gather to oppose 'border surge'

Arizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake might have won some additional support from fellow Republicans for the immigration reform bill, but in the process they lost immigrant-advocate groups that say they can't stand behind the "border surge" amendment approved Monday.

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Tucson's 12th Avenue, mecca of ethnic stores, due face-lift

Tucson's 12th Avenue, mecca of ethnic stores, due face-lift

Graffiti - a common sign of a blighted neighborhood, covers the sign for Menny's Tire Shop at 4920 S. 12th Ave. Businesspeople and community leaders want to wipe out graffiti and other signs of urban decay on South 12th Avenue.

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Tucson's 12th Avenue, mecca of ethnic stores, due face-lift

Tucson's 12th Avenue, mecca of ethnic stores, due face-lift

Benjamín Galaz, left, owner of BK Carne Asada & Hot Dogs, and Rogelio Dávalos, another businessman, outside the BK eatery, which has helped popularize Sonoran-style hot dogs. It's at 5118 S. 12th Ave.

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Tucson's 12th Avenue, mecca of ethnic stores, due face-lift

Tucson's 12th Avenue, mecca of ethnic stores, due face-lift

A Sun Tran bus glides past a section of badly buckled sidewalk at the southeast corner of 12th Avenue and Virginia Street.

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Tucson's 12th Avenue, mecca of ethnic stores, due face-lift

Tucson's 12th Avenue, mecca of ethnic stores, due face-lift

Graffiti and broken windows mar the front of a closed location of El Guero Canelo restaurant, which has since grown into a small chain of Mexican eateries.

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Tucson's 12th Avenue, mecca of ethnic stores, due face-lift

Tucson's 12th Avenue, mecca of ethnic stores, due face-lift

With its corn-on-the-cob street vendors, sizzling Sonoran hot dog stands, Mexican meat markets and bakeries, 12th Avenue is Tucson's quintessential Latino immigrant business enclave.

June 05, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Web portal to list immigrant services

Immigrants will soon have a one-stop shop to get in touch with city services.

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Border tour: McCain calls for better technology, tweets about woman climbing fence

Border tour: McCain calls for better technology, tweets about woman climbing fence

NOGALES, Ariz. — More technology and better coordination among agencies might be what it takes to secure the U.S.-Mexico border enough to offer a path to citizenship to the estimated 11 million illegal immigrants in the country, a group of senators said.

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Law and Order: Updated photo released of murder suspect

Law and Order: Updated photo released of murder suspect

Tucson police on Wednesday released an updated photograph of a suspect in the shooting death of a 40-year-old man at his south-side home, police said.

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JCC presents Ethnic Flavors of Israel

JCC presents Ethnic Flavors of Israel

Hundreds of people gathered Saturday night inside the ballroom at the Tucson Jewish Community Center to celebrate, learn and eat different foods presented by five women for the Ethnic Flavors of Israel event.

October 29, 2009 12:00 am Photos

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Los latinos en el censo

SAN DIEGO—Si las proyecciones de la Oficina de Censos son correctas, hay unos 47 millones de latinos en Estados Unidos que representan alrededor de un 15 por ciento de la población estadounidense.

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