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Armed men rob migrants in Nogales, Son. shelter

Armed men rob migrants in Nogales, Son. shelter

Advocacy group contends the intruders were Mexican police.

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Steller: Tucson doctors push baseless migrant-disease hysteria

Steller: Tucson doctors push baseless migrant-disease hysteria

Two physicians are stretching common sense to the breaking point.

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Report: Arizona 4th-worst for alcohol deaths

Report: Arizona 4th-worst for alcohol deaths

Study was for working-age population from 2006 to 2010.

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UA now offers paid parental leave

UA now offers paid parental leave

Eligible employees to get up to six weeks paid for birth, adoption.

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Hispanic youth invited to apply for grants

Hispanic youth invited to apply for grants

Educational grants are offered in several categories, ranging from $1,000 to $3,000.

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Panel discussion on mental health Monday

Panel discussion on mental health Monday

Tucson elected officials to participate in forum. 

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Fitz: A fractured history of our flag

Fitz: A fractured history of our flag

A 4th of July history of "Old Glory"

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Education notes

Education notes

A weekly roundup of education-related news.

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'Let Freedom Sing' marks 30th year

'Let Freedom Sing' marks 30th year

The patriotic show honors military, D-Day, America on July 4 at Centennial Hall.

July 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Calif. retirees’ group will meet at Tucson restaurant

Calif. retirees’ group will meet at Tucson restaurant

The quarterly meeting of retirees in the California Public Employees’ Retirement System will be held July 16 at Coco’s, 6095 E. Broadway.

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Neto's Tucson: Violence, poverty sent young Honduran north

Neto's Tucson: Violence, poverty sent young Honduran north

In leaving for "el Norte," he understood the risks.

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Border agents: Shots fired into Arizona from Mexican helicopter

Border agents: Shots fired into Arizona from Mexican helicopter

The shooting occurred on the Tohono O'odham Indian Nation

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Huppenthal cries, refuses to resign over blog posts

Huppenthal cries, refuses to resign over blog posts

Huppenthal said the blog posts were not meant in mean spirit

June 25, 2014 2:33 pm Photos

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Homeland Security: Arizona deserved a warning

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson visiting Nogales today.

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Fitz: In bid to unify Iraq Obama announces arrest of Bush, Cheney, others to come

Fitz: In bid to unify Iraq Obama announces arrest of Bush, Cheney, others to come

Washington (Fitzwire) -- This week in a bid to unify Iraq, President Obama  will be turning former Vice-President Dick Cheney and President George Bush over to the Iraqi Ministry of Justice where they will be tried for war crimes. “We wanted to do something to bring Iraq together. Open up a …

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Border is backdrop for youth photo camp

Border is backdrop for youth photo camp

A group of 23 youths, ages 12 to 18, spent the week at a National Geographic photo camp in Arivaca, documenting life along the U.S.-Mexico border.

June 21, 2014 3:00 am Photos

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US to open new centers to house Central Americans

US to open new centers to house Central Americans

Flood of illegal immigrants overwhelming border agencies

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‘Machine Gun Preacher’ brings word of African ministry

‘Machine Gun Preacher’ brings word of African ministry

Saving Sudanese orphans main focus of his life now

June 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Children from 6 countries become US citizens

Children from 6 countries become US citizens

"It feels good,” one said. "I’m not a refugee anymore."

June 19, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Tucson in 100 Objects — green card

Tucson in 100 Objects — green card

Holders of "green cards" outnumber "unauthorized" residents in the United States.

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