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Heimlich inventor save a life; webcam eaglet dies; teacher harasser sentenced

"We saw this idea used in Milwaukee," said Joe Dulin, assistant community development director for the city, who credited Terence Acquah and Raven Fuller in...

Heimlich inventor saves a life; webcam eaglet dies; teacher harasser sentenced

"We saw this idea used in Milwaukee," said Joe Dulin, assistant community development director for the city, who credited Terence Acquah and Raven Fuller in...

Satanic book, biblical sex tracts at school; 13 aliases; 'Burn' STD ads

Motorists pass by a billboard above a gas station that reads "Feel The Burn," Friday, April 1, 2016, in Los Angeles. Several billboards scattered around...

Scottsdale breastfeeding; woman in wall; heroin antidotes

I've traveled with him only a couple times and he's loose and it's rad to see him charge so hard after seeing how mellow and...

Sexting teens bill; shot with own rifle; pot sales forecast

Arizona Daily Star - not so highArizona Daily StarTROY, Mich. (AP) — The former manager of a Catholic church in suburban Detroit has been placed...

Furor over sex ed; human waste for farms; aiding Tasmanian devils

Hollie Urbauer, right, touches up the henna crown she created for Ava Gagner during a visit to JamesAnn Photography in Lincoln, Neb. Urbauer does free...

Naked violinist; roadside babies; Trump's 'soft' NFL

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. — Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies have arrested two people after finding a cat bound with electrical tape and kept upside down...

Brothel owner seeks office; colander-wearing woman in DUI

The sheriff's office says Joe Harris didn't act accordingly and now has a rank of deputy. He also received an .... Knutson, who was a...

Today in History

French President Nicolas Sarkozy's reform raising the retirement age from 60 to 62 became law, a victory for the conservative government and a defeat for...

Stoner gets high, calls cops; firefighter's home burns; deer chased to death

SAGINAW, Mich. — A judge has refused to release a 15-year-old boy accused of bringing a loaded gun to a Saginaw school. The boy appeared...

Store must pay shoplifter; gas too stinky; 4th grader aids bus driver

MILWAUKEE — The owner of a gun shop that sold the handgun used to wound two Milwaukee police officers in 2009 testified that he made...

'Twilight' town goes dry; apple-loving grizzly; car stuck in tree

SAN FRANCISCO — Attorneys for a Northern California woman plan to file a claim against the city whose police initially dismissed her kidnapping as a...

Hearse & body stolen; shark attack; fireworks school fundraiser

"It gives you a space where not only you can live but you can maintain a sense of dignity, and that's something we often rob...

Harvick tops at Dover for 7th pole of year

... Jimmie Johnson is eighth. The rest of the Chase field has Kasey Kahne 12th, Matt Kenseth 14th, Joey Logano 16th, Carl Edwards 18th, Ryan...

HS football: Catalina Foothills 70, Empire 13

At Catalina Foothills, the Falcons (3-2) set a school record with 70 points, scoring 56 combined points in the second and third quarters to rout...

Blood donations

The American Red Cross will be seeking blood donors at these times and places in the area next week. To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-733-2767.

Vail teacher awarded Esperanza Latino Teacher Award

A Vail School District teacher has been awarded Chicanos Por La Causa's Esperanza Latino Teacher Award. Margarito Casillas of Andrada Polytechnic High School was surprised...

Finding my place at my library

Amy Morris says being a library associate at the Flowing Wells branch is “a job that I totally enjoy.” 2014-09-20T20:30:00Z By Amy Morris Special to...

Flores scores 6 TDs to lead undefeated Flowing Wells

lowing Wells running back Dionte Flores rushed for a school-record six touchdowns as the Caballeros improved to 4-0 with a dominant 58-7 win at Empire...

Steller: GOP considers alienating 1.15 million AZ voters

Still, conservative Republicans are making increasing arguments that it's time to close the GOP's primaries. AJ LaFaro, chairman of the Maricopa County Republican Party, thinks...

Ig Nobel winners used pork to stop nosebleeds

PSYCHOLOGY: Peter K. Jonason, Amy Jones and Minna Lyons, for figuring out that people who habitually stay up late tend to be more self-admiring, more...

Board picks playground and fields for Naranja Park

A woman walks her dog along the undeveloped Naranja Park. The park, scheduled to open in 2015, will include a 1.1-acre dog park plus two...

Odile's threat largely bypasses Tucson

Nogales,Sonora, had constant rain, yet not as much as had been feared. As of 7 p.m., the city had recorded more than an inch and...

UA football: On Grant, Fuimaono and Cal's quarterbacks

(blog)Arizona running back Samajie Grant (10) leaps over Nevada defensive back Charles Garrett (24) during the first quarter of the University of Arizona vs.

NFL: Eagles 2-0 but know they must play better

The team's 30-27 comeback win at Indianapolis on Monday night made them the first team in NFL history to overcome double-digit, halftime deficits in the...

Steller: Culture, family traditions don't excuse hitting children

It's one of those situations where you need to set aside your cultural sensitivity and pick up your sense of right and wrong. When an...

City, county officials say bridges are safe

The bridge at Congress Street over the Santa Cruz River looking north from the Cushing Street bridge in Tucson, AZ. Photo taken Tuesday, September 16,...

Pima notes: Aztecs trying to reach elite level

Before 2010, Kendra Veliz had never lost more than six games as the Pima women's soccer coach. There was the 16-1-1 mark in Year 1,...

Adriane Hofmeyr (Parsons): What the Constitution means to me

There are many things to celebrate about the birth of constitutional government in the United States on Sept. 17, 1787, not least the idea that,...

Odile moisture to bring heavy rain Wednesday

Know the difference between a flood/flash flood watch and a warning: A watch means a flood/flash flood is possible in your area, while a warning...

UA football: On Bondurant, Solomon, Foles and Briggs

(blog) (blog)Arizona quarterback Jesse Scroggins fires a pass during the University of Arizona Wildcats' first fall football practice on Aug. 2, 2014, at Arizona...

Patience pays off for ASU QB Bercovici

Mike Bercovici contemplated leaving ASU in 2012 before sticking it out. He'll start against UCLA on Sept. 25 — and possibly longer — with QB...

Raytheon to produce guided rocket kits for UAE

A TALON laser-guided rocket kit as it fires from a ground-based launcher made by L3 Communications. Beyond its use on helicopters, drone and other aircraft,...

Purina assesses Flagstaff grain-tower fire; 4 hurt

The factory typically produces 1,000 tons of dry pet food a day. Four workers suffered burns in an explosion on Sept. 14. 2014-09-16T00:00:00Z 2014-09-16T21:08:30Z The...

Event showcases Tucson chefs for a good cause

(blog)2014-09-15T10:56:00Z 2014-09-16T10:24:40Z Cathalena E. Burch . September 15, 2014 10:56 am • Cathalena E. Burch .and more » ...

Tucson-Sunnyside will start prep football week

Coach Justin Argraves and his Tucson Badgers will face Sunnyside in a televised game on Thursday night. 2014-09-14T22:00:00Z 2014-09-16T23:16:42Z By Daniel Gaona . ...

Review: Awake and Sing!' lacks motivation

Matt Bowdren, left, Joseph McGrath and Cynthia Meier, in The Rogue Theatre's production of “Awake and Sing!” 2014-09-14T21:00:00Z 2014-09-17T14:48:26Z Review: Rogue's 'Awake and Sing!' a...

Michael Gerson: Paul's dubious minority outreach harms GOP

Even among some reform-oriented conservatives, what might be called the Kemp project — after the late Rep. Jack Kemp, who spent a career engaged in...

Tea Party virtues

When Tea Party conservatives counter such charges of racism by noting the popularity of African-Americans like Ben Carson, Allen West, Herman Cain and South Carolina...