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Homeland Security: Arizona deserved a warning

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson visiting Nogales today.

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US to open new centers to house Central Americans

US to open new centers to house Central Americans

Flood of illegal immigrants overwhelming border agencies

June 21, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Fitz : More headlines of the week

Fitz : More headlines of the week

Summer’s  around the corner and more Americans are spending their vacations stowing away in jetliner wheel wells. Avoiding excessive baggage fees makes the subzero temperatures and lack of oxygen worth it.

April 22, 2014 8:00 am Photos

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How Arizona's members of Congress voted

Key Votes Ahead

January 18, 2014 11:00 pmLoading…
Local hotshot Warneke to be buried in Marana

Local hotshot Warneke to be buried in Marana

On Wednesday, William "Billy" Warneke's remains will be transported to Marana for an outdoor service. If you would like to follow along, here is the relevant information:

July 10, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…
Arizona wildfire survivor: ‘Bless my hot shot crew’

Arizona wildfire survivor: ‘Bless my hot shot crew’

PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. — On a day filled with speeches from dignitaries including the vice president, the words of the lone survivor of a fire crew overrun by flames resonated deepest in an arena packed with firefighters from around the nation.

July 09, 2013 9:47 am Photos

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"Shame on you," Tucson shooting survivor yells after gun vote

"Shame on you," Tucson shooting survivor yells after gun vote

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans backed by a small band of rural-state Democrats scuttled the most far-reaching gun control legislation in two decades on Wednesday, rejecting calls to tighten background checks on firearms buyers as they spurned the personal pleas of families of the victims of…

April 17, 2013 2:00 pmLoading…
At a gun shop in Arnold, all eyes on Obama's gun-control speech

At a gun shop in Arnold, all eyes on Obama's gun-control speech

Debate over the nation’s gun laws has raged since last month’s shootings in Newtown, Conn.

January 16, 2013 11:15 pmLoading…

E.J. Dionne: Obama takes on extremism on guns

President Obama went big in offering a remarkably comprehensive plan to curb gun violence, and good for him. But his announcement Wednesday is only the beginning of a protracted struggle for national sanity on firearms. Extremists have controlled the debate on guns for many years. They will …

January 16, 2013 11:00 pm Related Loading…

E.J. Dionne: Gun sanity needs bipartisanship

The first and most important victory for advocates of sensible gun laws would, on almost any other matter, seem trivial. But when it comes to firearms, it’s huge: Since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, attention to the issue has not waned and pressure for action has not diminished.

January 09, 2013 11:00 pm Related Loading…

Eugene Robinson: Our clown-around Congress

To say that Congress looked like a clown show last week is an insult to self-respecting clowns.

January 04, 2013 11:00 pm Related Loading…

Eugene Robinson: An urgent resolution for 2013

Guns do kill people. Our national New Year’s resolution must be to stop the madness.

December 31, 2012 11:00 pm Related Loading…
George Will: The filibuster stalker

George Will: The filibuster stalker

Ideas are not responsible for the people who believe them, but when evaluating Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s ideas for making the Senate more like the House of Representatives, consider the source. Reid is just a legislative mechanic trying to make Congress’ machinery efficiently respo…

December 21, 2012 11:00 pm Related Loading…
George Will: Willy Loman on the stump

George Will: Willy Loman on the stump

”It is a great advantage to a president, and a major source of safety to the country, for him to know he is not a great man.”

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Kathleen Parker: Big Bird, BS and birth control

We shouldn’t be talking about this silliness — Big Bird, “bull — er,” or a girl’s “first time.”

October 29, 2012 10:00 pm Related Loading…

Eugene Robinson: What the debates have told us

BOCA RATON, Fla.  •  This year, in the race for the White House, the debates have really mattered. The issues, not so much.

October 22, 2012 10:00 pm Related Loading…

Kathleen Parker: Smile when you say that

After two debates, one presidential and one vice presidential, we can fairly conclude that Obama and Biden are happy warriors.

October 15, 2012 10:00 pm Related Loading…

Photo of VP candidates added to negativity of campaign season

Perhaps you wanted a photo that paralleled the headline "Sharply divided" (Oct. 12) concerning the vice presidential debate, but the way I saw the debate, the candidates were "sharply divided" in their platforms, not in their personal relationships. Your choice of photo made it appear as if …

October 14, 2012 10:00 pmLoading…

9/11 attacks play small role in election

WASHINGTON — For the first time in a decade, the Sept. 11 attacks and the wars that resulted are not the focus of the presidential campaign.

September 10, 2012 4:04 pmLoading…

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