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Can friendship happen after accusations?

The friend request popped onto Josh Kaplowitz's Facebook page one afternoon.

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Can friendship happen after accusations?

The friend request popped onto Josh Kaplowitz's Facebook page one afternoon.

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Immigrant accused store clerk's death out on bond

Immigrant accused store clerk's death out on bond

Had previous burglary conviction.

January 27, 2015 12:46 pmLoading…
Yaquis set to prosecute first non-Indian under a new law

Yaquis set to prosecute first non-Indian under a new law

PASCUA YAQUI INDIAN RESERVATION — Tribal police chief Michael Valenzuela drove through darkened desert streets, turned into a Circle K convenience store and pointed to the spot beyond the reservation line where his officers used to take the non-Indian men who battered Indian women.

April 18, 2014 6:23 pm Photos

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Local homicide rate dips slightly in Tucson

Tucson’s homicide rate declined slightly in 2013, although it remains above the national average, new data show.

January 01, 2014 12:00 am

'The Central Park Five' exposes a miscarriage of justice

“The Central Park Five” begins, like the crime at its heart, in pitch-black woods surrounded by a raging city.This artful, understated documentary, directed by Sarah Burns, daughter of filmmaker Ken Burns, and her husband, David McMahon, recounts the awful true story of the five teenagers wr…

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Obama weighing executive action on guns

Obama weighing executive action on guns

President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks during the last news conference of his first term in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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Well-wishers console Conn. residents on Christmas

Well-wishers console Conn. residents on Christmas

Among a memorial to the Sandy Hook Elementary students and teachers, Julian Revie of Ottawa, Canada, plays Christmas music Tuesday on a piano he helped bring to the memorial in Newtown, Conn. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

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Obama's call for action against gun violence

Obama's call for action against gun violence

Vice President Joe Biden listens as President Barack Obama announces that Biden will lead an administration-wide effort to curb gun violence in response to the Connecticut school shooting, during a news conference in the briefing room of the White House on Dec. 19 in Washington. (AP Photo/ E…

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Guest editorial: Unimaginable sorrow

The following editorial appeared in the Hartford Courant on Dec. 16. It is excerpted here:

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Dupnik challenger spent 21 years with TPD

A retired Tucson Police Department captain with nearly three decades of experience in law enforcement will face longtime Pima County Sheriff Clarence Dupnik in November's sheriff's election.

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Man gets 9 years in Tucson pot-trafficking, hostage case

A Mexican man has been sentenced to nine years in prison after Arizona prosecutors say he tried to distribute 600 pounds of marijuana and was involved in holding a man hostage in a Tucson house while demanding ransom money from his family.

June 29, 2012 10:05 am

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