Microsoft chairman Bill Gates stands in Times Square to promote the new Windows XP operating system Thursday, Oct. 25, 2001, in New York. Gates touted the software as the harbinger of a new era in more Internet-centric computing. "Today it really is actually the end of the MS-DOS era," Gates…
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You can paint your home’s exterior at almost any time of the year in Southern Arizona; just watch the weather and make sure no rain is forecast.
Andrew SterlingSterling joins Tucson law firmAttorney Andrew Sterling has joined the Tucson law firm of Rusing Lopez & Lizardi PLLC.Sterling’s areas of expertise include commercial, tort liability, class action, employment and product liability litigation. He previously was an attorney i…
Weekly roundup of education-related news across Southern Arizona.
Tucson educator needs your votes to win All-Star Teacher contest.
Former North Carolina A & T students, left to right, Joseph McNeill, David Richmond, Franklin McCain and Jibreel Khazan, are shown at the F.W. Woolworth lunch counter in Greensboro, N.C., Feb. 1, 1980, as they celebrate the 20th anniversary of their historic sit-in. The four were not ser…
Four carolers, attired in the mode of the 1860s, sing Christmas songs as the first appreciable snow of the season blankets in Kansas City, Missouri, on Dec. 23, 1948. The songsters stand before a backdrop of Christmas lights, which outline buildings in the Southside Plaza District. Left to r…
Christmas scenes at Rockefeller Center mall in New York City on Dec. 17, 1974. (AP Photo/Dave Pickoff )
With the Cleveland kidnapping case grabbing headlines nationwide recently, as well as sex-crimes closer to home, the Ward 6 Office will hold a sex trafficking forum to inform parents and youths of the existing dangers and how to avoid them.
The 14th British Euro Auto Tour, which features British and
other European-made vehicles of any model year, cruised through
Prescott in April on its all-Arizona loop. The 110 or so cars in
the rally were from Arizona, New Mexico and Colorado. Car shows and
rallies are a Prescott staple.
A new business-networking group goes beyond the professional
into the personal and pushes even further — into religion.
Halloween in Tucson is typically the time of year when summer
finally breaks and fall settles in with coolish temperatures and
Pima County could end up spending another $1.5 million to $2.5
million on Superior Court judges' salaries, and jurors could lose
their $12 daily stipend, if the state's judicial branch has to cut
another 15 percent from its budget.
ISLAMABAD — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton faced
sharp rebukes from Pakistani audiences Friday, including one woman
who accused the U.S. of conducting "executions without trial" in
aerial drone strikes. Verbally slapping back, Clinton questioned
Pakistan's commitment to fighting t…