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City set to fire another transportation worker, discipline others

The City of Tucson is moving to fire another employee in the Transportation Department, and will discipline several others, according to a memo from the city manager. A source said the moves follow an investigation into Internet porn viewed on city computers.... Read more»2

Police locate 64-year-old who went missing

Update: 64-year-old Jeffrey Gervan, a mentallly challenged man who went missing Thursday morning near Prince and Oracle, was found by Tucson police on the South Side late in the afternoon.... Read more»

TSA expediting screening at Sky Harbor

Annoying waits in security lines at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport won’t be as long for some passengers with the launch of an expedited screening program.... Read more»

Court: New Times editors can sue Arpaio over arrests

A split federal court reinstated a lawsuit Wednesday against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio by two Phoenix New Times editors, who say they were targeted for late-night arrests because of stories critical of the sheriff.... Read more»

John C. Scott Show

J.C. Scott: Candidates thank supporters

National GOP Committeeman Bruce Ash, Jim Nintzel of the Tucson Weekly, plus candidates Mike Hellon, Ray Carroll, Stephanie Mach, Dustin Cox, Mark Napier, Olivia Cajero Bedford, and Mohur Sidhwa... Read more»

City moving to fire streets workers

The City of Tucson on Tuesday told several Transportation Department workers that it intends to fire them, officials said. While details are sketchy, the move to fire five or six employees stems from a nearly year-long investigation into allegations of materials and equipment theft. (with video)... Read more»3

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: Get the dirt on latest scams

Don't be a a sucker: listeners' thoughts on the latest consumer scams. Plus, financial planner Sheldon Fishman and UA economist Marshall Vest.... Read more»

Split court orders third sentencing in human smuggling case

A divided federal appeals court panel Monday ordered a third sentencing for the man who was driving a vehicle full of illegal immigrants that crashed during a 2006 chase, killing 10 people inside.... Read more»

Court upholds death sentence for man involved in Tucson murder

A federal appellate court Monday upheld the death sentence for Kevin Miles, an Arizona man involved in a 1992 carjacking and murder in Tucson.... Read more»1

U.S. Justice Dep't will monitor Arizona primary

U.S. Justice Department monitors will be in Maricopa County to observe Tuesday’s primary election to ensure that the state complies with the Voting Rights Act of 1965, which makes sure changes to election laws don’t have racist or discriminatory effects.... Read more»1

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: Election preview: What races should you watch?

Commentators John Munger and Paul Eckerstrom, plus Lou Sampson, who serves in Green Valley with the Sheriff's Auxiliary Volunteers, and a look at foster care in Pima County with Jill LaBrie, a recruiter with CASA, and Michaela Luna of the Foster and Adoptive Council.... Read more»

El Paso’s violent crime rate belies top ranking as safe city

In El Paso’s Lower Valley four granite disks hold the names of more than 1,500 victims of violent crime, a memorial linking the shattered lives of thousands who have witnessed how this city is not as safe as everyone believes.... Read more»


3 reasons Brewer's order to stall DREAMers will hurt Az

While a close reading of Brewer’s order reveals that much of it is redundant to current law, this mean-spirited initiative from America’s most famously anti-immigrant governor will likely further tarnish the image of the Grand Canyon State while harming its economy. ... Read more»2

Feds release deferred action application tips

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services released a list of tips Monday for those applying for deferred action status, along with a video on the process.... Read more»

4 county roads still closed by rains

About 30 Pima County roadways remain affected by recent rainstorms, and four are still closed Friday afternoon. Here's the list:... Read more»

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