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Live weather radar

Live weather radar for Tucson and the rest of Southern Arizona from the National Weather Service.... Read more»

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Health care reform

CBO: 4 million to face fines for not having health insurance in first year

About 4 million people could be fined for failing to buy health insurance when the health overhaul law is fully in force in 2016, the Congressional Budget Office forecast on Thursday.... Read more»

Border & immigration: SB1070

Brewer signs controversial Az immigration measure

Gov. Jan Brewer, doing what she called "best for Arizona," signed SB1070 into law, strengthening the state's immigration laws. Pima County Supervisor Richard Elias said the law would "create a new Jim Crow" in Arizona.... Read more»2

Border & immigration

Gov. Brewer's statement on signing SB 1070

Text of Gov. Brewer's statement on signing the stringent immigration measure SB 1070.... Read more»

Grijalva closing Tucson, Yuma offices after death threats

U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva is closing his Tucson and Yuma offices at noon Friday because of multiple death threats. ... Read more»1

Opinion: Media bias and Israel-Palestine

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's refusal to stop building Jewish homes in Arab east Jerusalem and the West Bank has become a major obstacle to peace talks with the Palestinians and severely strains relations with President Barack Obama's administration. That's a simple statement of fact.... Read more»

A river runs through it

Tombstone school grant pairs technology with San Pedro

Teachers in Tombstone will soon bring the San Pedro River to their classrooms in a unique effort to boost the math skills of students.... Read more»

Comic: Seventeen Words For Snow

Country fried grammar

Let's get things straight: I'm what you'd call a descriptive grammarian. When I'm wearing my cartoonist's hat, however, I feel no qualms whatsoever about elbowing just about anyone in the ribs.... Read more»1

Arizona House approves 'birther' bill

Despite criticism from the right and the left, and questions of legality, Arizona's House of Representatives has voted to advance a bill demanding that future presidential candidates prove their citizenship. ... Read more»

Jordan weighs sterilization of disabled women

Though they’ve been close allies for sometime now, Jordan and the United States have an unlikely common ground. Groups in both nations are working to stop the sterilization of intellectually disabled women.... Read more»

Australia health experts: 'We'll soon be as fat as Americans'

Hundreds of thousands of Australians will die unnecessarily during the next few years simply for being too fat.... Read more»

Comic: Pope Benedict XVI

WWJD? HWJWND

It can't be fun knowing you'll go down in history as the Pedophilia Pope. At times, Benedict must ask himself, what would Jesus do? ... Read more»2

Coroner's inquest from OK Corral gunfight uncovered

Michelle Garcia and Bonnie Cook were reorganizing files in an old jail storage space at Bisbee’s courthouse when they found a box marked “Juvenile 1988.” Whoever wrote that meant to say 1888.... Read more»2

Taco Bell storms vegetarian India

Bangalore is the site of the country's first Taco Bell. Indians haven't shown this much enthusiasm for American fast food since McDonald’s came to New Delhi and Mumbai more than a decade ago.... Read more»

Ireland's new hero: a financial regulator

Matthew Elderfield faced down a popular businessman and gave bankers a tongue-lashing. His mission could be defined as ending Ireland's crony capitalism — otherwise known as "light-touch" regulation.... Read more»

Missing Foothills man found

A 28-year-old autistic man who had been missing from near his Foothills home since Tuesday was found Wednesday afternoon.... Read more»

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