From the Tucson Time Capsule, Jan. 13, 2009: When Father Eusebio Francisco Kino first rode into the Santa Cruz Valley around 1700, he never could have imagined that someday a 2 1/2-ton, 15-foot-tall likeness of him would stand at the north end of a parkway bearing his name. But on Jan. 13, 1…
Night owls rejoice - North's added a late-night happy hour.
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of
speeders at these locations during the next few days, according to
the Tucson Police Department:
TALLADEGA, Ala. — NASCAR driver A.J. Allmendinger was required
to take a breath test before Friday's practice at Talladega
Superspeedway following his arrest on a drunken driving charge.
TEMPE — The Cardinals' game against the Panthers on Sunday has
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Residents of some Western and Plains states
were digging out Friday after an early blast of snow. Meanwhile,
heavy rain and winds that toppled trees, power lines and church
steeples lashed parts of the South, leaving three people dead.
A Green Valley woman survived two days of frigid temperatures at
the bottom of a 300-foot embankment following a rollover crash near
Safford that killed her husband, the Arizona Department of Public
SAN DIEGO — The nighttime collision of a Coast Guard aircraft on
a rescue mission and a Marine helicopter left nine people feared
dead at sea Friday as investigators tried to solve the mystery of
how the air crews failed to see each other in a heavily used
A 42-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries Friday
night when he rear-ended a pickup truck while riding his
motorcycle, police said.
A Tucson Unified School District bus driver who struck an
11-year-old boy at a midtown intersection this week was cited
Friday, police said.
Fall has arrived in the Old Pueblo, and what it lacks in
colorful leaves it makes up for in fine weather.
NEW YORK — Regulators shut nine banks Friday, including Los
Angeles-based California National, as the still-weak economy
produces a stream of loan defaults.
• "Public meeting set on Ryan Airfield plan,'' Friday on A18,
included a wrong date for a public meeting to review the final
draft of the Ryan Airfield Master Plan Update. The meeting is
Monday, Nov. 9.
ATLANTA — Sleepless in Seattle? Hardly. West Virginia is where
people are really staying awake, according to the first government
study to monitor state-by-state differences in sleeplessness.
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