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Arms straining aloft, 100s of Tucsonans hold vigil for George Floyd

For 8 minutes and 46 seconds, a crowd of hundreds in Tucson raised their fists up in the air, straining to hold a symbol of protest for the same length of time that a Minneapolis police officer pressed his knee into George Floyd's neck, as he lay dying.... Read more»

Tucson police will enforce curfew; anti-racism protests continued over weekend

Tucson police will begin enforcing a curfew as part of a statewide order, issued by Gov. Ducey on Sunday, as protests over the death of George Floyd while in the hands of police continued across the country, including confrontations in Arizona. ... Read more»

Ducey orders 8 pm curfew across Arizona after 2nd night of unrest

After a second night of tense protests prompted by the death of George Floyd in Minnesota, Gov. Doug Ducey said Sunday he's ordering an 8 p.m. curfew across Arizona, in effect for a week. The curfew, which runs through 5 a.m., has a loophole for private businesses.... Read more»

100s of protesters, Tucson police face off during demonstration over George Floyd death

After Friday's protest sparked by the death of George Floyd, in which Tucson police officers clad in riot gear confronted hundreds of protesters in downtown Tucson, community leaders asked for calm and prayer. ... Read more»