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Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87

MEXICO CITY — Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez crafted intoxicating fiction from the fatalism, fantasy, cruelty and heroics of the world that set his mind churning as a child growing up on Colombia's Caribbean coast.

April 17, 2014 1:27 pmLoading…

Action to curb economic inequality and climate change must top the list

The U.S. economy is still weak, with 7 percent unemployment, many millions underemployed and fewer people employed in November than six years ago.

January 27, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Daunting challenges loom in major areas of the economy this year

As the U.S. economy continues to sputter,  five areas may heavily affect a recovery in 2014: 

January 27, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Pat Darcy: City needs change in direction

Pat Darcy: City needs change in direction

As someone who grew up in Tucson I have seen the best and worst of our city, and I feel it is headed in the wrong direction.

November 15, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Alan Rosenberg, Valerie Harper

Alan Rosenberg, Valerie Harper

Screen Actors Guild (SAG) president Alan Rosenberg and actress Valerie Harper join thousands of Writers Guild of America (WGA) writers and others in the fifth day of their strike against the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) in a rally at Fox Plaza in Los Angeles' C…

August 30, 2013 4:10 am
Valerie Harper

Valerie Harper

Actress and Screen Actors Guild member Valerie Harper shows support of thousands of Writers Guild of America (WGA) writers and others in the fifth day of their strike against the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) in a rally at Fox Plaza in Los Angeles' Century City …

August 30, 2013 4:10 am
Longtime Tucson journalist Jeff Smith dies at 67

Longtime Tucson journalist Jeff Smith dies at 67

Journalist Jeff Smith — known for his pull-out-the-stops, devil-be-damned, sometimes profound and nearly always entertaining columns — has died.

August 07, 2013 12:20 pmLoading…
Alan Rosenberg, Valerie Harper

Alan Rosenberg, Valerie Harper

Screen Actors Guild (SAG) president Alan Rosenberg and actress Valerie Harper join thousands of Writers Guild of America (WGA) writers and others in the fifth day of their strike against the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) in a rally at Fox Plaza in Los Angeles' C…

March 10, 2013 10:30 pm
Valerie Harper

Valerie Harper

** FILE ** In this Nov. 9, 2007, file photo, actress and Screen Actors Guild member Valerie Harper shows her support of thousands of members of the Writers Guild of America during the fifth day of the writers strike against the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) at F…

March 10, 2013 10:30 pm
Guest opinion: Tucson Grammy nominee takes on Academy

Guest opinion: Tucson Grammy nominee takes on Academy

2012 nominee for Best Americana Album says Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences changed the rules after her.

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: A look back

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: A look back

Pete Hamill, a reporter for the New York Post, takes notes as he walks ahead of the Memphis-to-Jackson march led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in light trousers, June 9, 1966. (AP Photo)

January 19, 2013 3:41 pm

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