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Tucsonan to receive civilian medal from Congress

Tucsonan to receive civilian medal from Congress

Recognized for World War II service as member of Civil Air Patrol.

July 05, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Kathy Scott: Focus from both state and federal government should shift to producing great teachers

The contrasting editorials on whether states or the federal government should control public education published last month fail to address the real causes of student underachievement: a growing dissatisfaction within the teaching profession that is impacting who goes into this career and ho…

March 28, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Daisy Jenkins: Our schools should be vanguards of racial tolerance

Daisy Jenkins: Our schools should be vanguards of racial tolerance

Growing up in a small, segregated Georgia town in the 1950s, I remember studying from used textbooks that were sent to our Colored school after a white school received its new textbooks. Sometimes the textbooks contained hateful racial slurs written by students who knew that the books were d…

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Photos: Friday's college basketball tournaments

Photos: Friday's college basketball tournaments

As college tournaments heat up, we offer some photos from Friday's action.

November 22, 2013 3:57 pm Photos

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50th anniversary, JFK assassination, Nov. 22,1963

50th anniversary, JFK assassination, Nov. 22,1963

Jacqueline Kennedy, widow of slain President John F. Kennedy, holds her children's hands outside St. Matthew's Cathedral in Washington, after funeral Mass for the president, Nov. 25, 1963. In front, from left: Caroline, Jacqueline and John F. Kennedy Jr. Behind them are the president's broth…

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50th anniversary, JFK assassination, Nov. 22,1963

50th anniversary, JFK assassination, Nov. 22,1963

Representatives of all branches of the military act as pall bearers during the funeral of President John F. Kennedy as they leave following funeral services at St. Matthew's Cathedral in Washington, Nov. 25, 1963. Behind them are members of the Kennedy family, with widow Jacqueline Kennedy i…

November 08, 2013 5:04 pmLoading…
50th anniversary, JFK assassination, Nov. 22,1963

50th anniversary, JFK assassination, Nov. 22,1963

FILE--John F. Kennedy Jr. salutes the casket of President Kennedy outside St. Matthews Cathedral following funeral mass in Washington Nov. 25, 1963. A small plane carrying John F. Kennedy Jr. to a wedding in Hyannisport, Mass., was reported missing early Saturday, July 17, 1999, and a search…

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50th anniversary, JFK assassination, Nov. 22,1963

50th anniversary, JFK assassination, Nov. 22,1963

EDITORS: ADDS CREDITS AND RESTRICTIONS: FILE--John F. Kennedy Jr. salutes the casket of President Kennedy outside St. Matthews Cathedral following funeral mass in Washington Nov. 25, 1963. His mother, Jacqueline, and uncle Robert stand beside him. A small plane carrying John F. Kennedy Jr. t…

November 08, 2013 5:04 pmLoading…
Fitz Blog : Your Fitz Quiz

Fitz Blog : Your Fitz Quiz

Dear Reader,

November 04, 2013 11:45 amLoading…
Sabino Canyon reopens

Sabino Canyon reopens

Hikers, bird-watchers, picnickers — heck, just about everybody who loves the outdoors — cheered the reopening Thursday of Sabino Canyon and Saguaro National Park near Tucson.

October 18, 2013 12:00 am Video Photos

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Arizona Mail Order closing Tucson operation

Arizona Mail Order is shutting down its local operations, resulting in the layoff of 59 workers and removing the last vestiges of a catalog sales business that once employed hundreds of people after it was launched in Tucson in 1950.

October 12, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Steller: Tucson couple in adoption scandal speaks out

Yes, Nicole and Calvin Eason are living in Tucson.

September 20, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Obama to use Lehman anniversary to cite progress

Obama to use Lehman anniversary to cite progress

WASHINGTON — President Obama is marking the fifth anniversary of the Lehman Brothers collapse by trying to lay claim to an economic turnaround and warning Republicans against moves that he contends would risk a backslide.

September 14, 2013 11:37 am

Tucson man sentenced on Mass. drug charges

A sergeant in the Arizona National Guard who served in Iraq has been sentenced to three years in a Massachusetts prison after pleading guilty to his role in a scheme to move $1 million worth of cocaine from Mexico to Canada.

June 18, 2013 3:21 pm

3 more suspects in custody in Boston Marathon bombings

Three college friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were arrested and accused Wednesday of removing a backpack containing hollowed-out fireworks from Tsarnaev’s dorm room three days after the attack to keep him from getting into trouble.

May 01, 2013 8:53 amLoading…
Mitt Romney

Mitt Romney

FILE - In this April 12, 2006, file photo Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, reacts at Faneuil Hall in Boston after signing into law his landmark health care bill, designed to guarantee health insurance to virtually all Massachusetts residents. The law provided a blueprint for President Barack …

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Spring snow hits the St. Louis area

Spring snow hits the St. Louis area

Volunteers Tim Noonan, from Glendale, and Larry Voss, from Glendale, shovel the walks in front of Mary Queen of Peace Church in Webster Groves, on Sunday morning, March 24, 2013, before going inside for the Mass. Photo by J.B. Forbes jforbes@post-dispatch.com

March 24, 2013 2:51 pmLoading…
Just announced: Dropkick Murphys coming to Tucson

Just announced: Dropkick Murphys coming to Tucson

Tickets go on sale for punk band's first show here in a decade.

February 11, 2013 2:31 pmLoading…

Chorney gets Fenway warmup today at UA game

The University of Arizona baseball team is giving Linda Chorney a dress rehearsal for her April 21 debut at Fenway Park.

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