City of Tucson residents casting their ballots in the Nov. 5 election have two straightforward choices to make on Propositions 401 and 402. Both benefit the city and its residents with no downside to voters. They should be approved without hesitation.
At least 42.4 percent of Tucson police and firefighters live
outside the city limits, making them unable to vote on a
controversial ballot measure related to the city's public safety
coverage, based on analysis of data obtained by the Arizona Daily
MOGADISHU, Somalia — A British woman who is being held by Somali
pirates with her husband after their yacht was hijacked said in a
phone call broadcast Friday that the couple were "bearing up," and
she described her captors as "very hospitable."