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Mayor reports progress on 5 T's economic plan

Mayor reports progress on 5 T's economic plan

Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild is promoting five T’s to replace the traditional five C’s of Arizona’s economy — copper, cattle, cotton, citrus and climate.

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State lawmakers move to make selling Tesla cars easier in Arizona

State lawmakers move to make selling Tesla cars easier in Arizona

PHOENIX — Calling the approach and the product innovative, a Senate panel voted Wednesday to let Tesla Motors finally start selling their vehicles directly to Arizona consumers.

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Defense firms plan own furloughs amid shutdown

Lockheed Martin Corp., the biggest U.S. government contractor, said Friday it has identified about 3,000 employees for furloughs on Monday because of the partial government shutdown.

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Mayor asks Obama's aid for road expansion

Mayor asks Obama's aid for road expansion

Met with Obama in Phoenix

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Mayor asks Obama's aid for road expansion

Mayor asks Obama's aid for road expansion

One local pol got a chance to chat up President Obama on Tuesday. Mayor Jonathan Rothschild pitched a Southern Arizona road expansion project to the president as a means to possibly solve some pressing economic and border issues.

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Best Buy now offers video game trade-in

Best Buy is now offering a video game trade-in program.

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Sen. Jeff Flake: Guest-worker plan will be a plus

A strong guest-worker program would bolster border security, Sen. Jeff Flake told Hispanic business leaders Monday.

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A look back: Terrorist acts against Americans

A look back: Terrorist acts against Americans

A gaping hole caused by an explosion in an underground garage at New York's World Trade Center reveals various levels of parking beneath the twin towers complex, March 8, 1993. New steel beams were added over the weekend to help shore up the center's shaken foundation. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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Retailers restart layaway plans

Talk about delayed gratification. Layaway — that old-fashioned practice of putting merchandise aside and making regular payments until everything's paid off — is a shopper's ultimate test of patience.

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Consumers gradually returning to big brands

Signs of an improving economy might be in your kitchen or bathroom cupboards.

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GDP rises, signaling an end to recession

GDP rises, signaling an end to recession

WASHINGTON — The painful recession that gripped the U.S. economy the past two years appears to be over, as the economy grew at a healthy 3.5 percent annual rate from July through September and seems on track to maintain steady, if somewhat subdued, growth.

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Here are details on Democrats' current House, Senate health -care overhauls

House Democratic leaders presented a new health overhaul bill on Thursday that melds legislation passed by three committees over the summer and makes a series of changes to accommodate lawmakers' concerns.

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Utilities must accelerate switch to solar energy

We don't want to rain on anyone's solar parade, but news this week of a large green-energy facility being built on Davis-Monthan Air Force Base shouldn't lull anyone into thinking that all is well on the local energy scene.

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Costs of clean-energy plans worry rural areas

Duncan Mayor M.C. Holiday has nothing against renewable energy. But as the state and federal governments look toward reducing greenhouse-gas emissions, he hopes officials will keep in mind that his remote town has a high unemployment rate and many residents on fixed incomes.

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Over half of Arizonans polled say they won't get H1N1 flu vaccine

More than half of Arizonans say they are not going to get inoculated against the novel 2009 H1N1 virus, a new poll says.

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