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UA researchers devise test to aid shrimp farmers

UA researchers devise test to aid shrimp farmers

A bacterial disease called “early mortality syndrome” has become a multibillion-dollar problem for the global shrimp-farming industry in the last year or so.

February 09, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Garmin closes Tucson dog-collar plant, laying off 60

Tri-Tronics Inc., a subsidiary of GPS-device maker Garmin Ltd., has closed its local electronic dog-collar manufacturing operation, laying off about 60 production workers as production is moved to Taiwan.

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Raytheon earnings solid on Patriot missile demand

WASHINGTON — Raytheon Co. said Thursday profit rose in the third quarter on increased demand for the defense contractor's Patriot missile by foreign governments, and for its soldier-training programs.

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Raytheon posts strong third-quarter earnings

Staff and wire reports

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IRAQ

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System may start giving Californians earthquake warnings within 3 years

SAN JOSE, Calif. — It is the holy grail of seismology, sought by earthquake scientists for more than a century: the ability to provide advance warning of the Big One, so the public can react before a massive quake unleashes its rolling thunder upon the land.

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EarthWeek: A diary of the planet

Climate aggression

October 12, 2009 12:00 am

Study: ADHD Is Significant Risk Factor for Internet Addiction

Psychiatrists struggling to draft a new manual to diagnose mental illness haven't agreed it's a mental illness yet. But mental health professionals are already gauging, parsing and analyzing Internet addiction, which bears all the hallmarks of addictive behavior.

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PHILIPPINES

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Typhoon Parma kills 4 in Philippines, spares capital

MANILA, Philippines — Typhoon Parma cut a path across the Philippines' northern edge on Saturday, killing four people but sparing the capital from a second flood disaster as the storm churned toward Taiwan.

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Philippines, in 'state of calamity,' bracing for 2nd typhoon in 8 days

Philippines, in 'state of calamity,' bracing for 2nd typhoon in 8 days

MANILA, Philippines — Filipinos braced Friday to be whipped by powerful winds and pelted with rain from a second typhoon in eight days, fleeing by the tens of thousands from low-lying areas and suspending cleanup operations in the flooded capital.

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Obama passed up chance to enlist UN against Iran

"President Obama, I support the Americans' outstretched hand. But what did the international community gain from these offers of dialogue? Nothing."

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Deaflympics gold in hand, Tucsonan aims to turn pro

Deaflympics gold in hand, Tucsonan aims to turn pro

Nick Schreiber sinks into his reddish-brown couch and props his head up on his open palm.

September 30, 2009 12:00 am Photos

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Churchill Downs to have lights, but Kentucky Derby unaffected

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Churchill Downs will install permanent lights at the home of the Kentucky Derby in time for the 2010 spring meet.

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Idea of longer school days gains traction

WASHINGTON — Students beware: The summer vacation you just enjoyed could be sharply curtailed if President Obama gets his way.

September 28, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

US being left behind in the solar industry

Applied Materials is one of the most important U.S. companies you've probably never heard of. It makes the machines that make the microchips inside your computer.

September 17, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

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