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5 Sun newspaper workers arrested in bribery sweep

Global media baron Rupert Murdoch pledged to not close The Sun newspaper after five of its staff were arrested Saturday morning in London on suspicion of bribery.... Read more»

Celebrate the centennial with a new furry friend

Centennial club pets have been at the Humane Society of Southern Arizona for over 100 days and are looking for their “forever homes.”... Read more»

CPAC panel: ‘Celebrate’ Citizens United ruling

Anonymous political speech. Foreign money in U.S. elections. The proliferation of super PACs. How grave a threat do any of things pose to American democracy? Not much, according to a panel of conservative attorneys, who gathered Thursday at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, D.C.... Read more»

Downtown travel affected by centennial events

Tucson’s state centennial celebrations will affect travel through some parts of downtown, as some streets will be closed through the weekend.... Read more»

Feds want welfare cards banned from liquor stores, casinos

A federal proposal aims to take away from welfare recipients the opportunity of using Electronic Benefit Transfer cards in liquor stores, casinos or strip clubs by forcing states to prohibit their use in those businesses.... Read more»

Snow lands at Reid Park Zoo, in polar bear form

Snow has arrived in the desert in the form of a 17-year-old, 500-pound polar bear who is the Reid Park Zoo’s latest addition.... Read more»

Upbeat Giffords honored at White House bill-signing

Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was honored at the White House on Friday where President Obama signed into law the last piece of legislation she sponsored in the House — the Ultralight Aircraft Smuggling Prevention Act.... Read more»

Man gets 33 months for illegal entry

A 53-year-old Mexican man was sentenced to 33 months in prison for illegal re-entry of a felon into the United States.... Read more»

Buckmaster Show

Buckmaster: Supervisors' races could be referendum on Rosemont

Today on Buckmaster- It’s the Friday Focus interview with Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll. Then it’s the Reporters’ Roundtable featuring Sarah Garrecht Gassen of the Arizona Daily Star and Jimmy Boegle of the Tucson Weekly. Plus, the Weekend Watch with the “Culinary Cruiser” Matt Russell.... Read more»

Border battle brewing in Texas over Mexican mine

A coalition of residents in Eagle Pass, Texas — across the border from the Mexican city of Piedras Negras — is fighting a coal partnership they say is intent on destroying their peaceful way of life.... Read more»

Navy names combat ship for Giffords

The U.S. Navy’s latest littoral combat ship will be named after former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced Friday. (with video)... Read more»

Kodak to stop making cameras

Eastman Kodak Co., which brought photography buffs the Brownie in 1900 and the Instamatic in 1963 before inventing the digital camera, will stop making cameras in the first half of this year.... Read more»

Obama makes change to birth-control rule

The Obama administration announced Friday a change to the new rule requiring employers to offer health insurance that fully covers birth control, in an attempt to accommodate religious groups opposed to the rule.... Read more»3

Military suicides high even as wars wind down

Even as the wars of Iraq and Afghanistan wind down, the U.S. military remains embroiled in what seems to be a losing battle: the fight against the growing number of suicides by active duty troops, and Iraq or Afghanistan veterans.... Read more»1

Driver's license, insurance proof could be an app away

Fumbling for your wallet during a traffic stop could be a thing of the past if a state lawmaker has his way. He’s proposed doing away with paper and plastic in favor of a tap on a smartphone.... Read more»

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