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Stars, fundraisers among White House visitors

Stars, fundraisers among White House visitors

WASHINGTON — Celebrities Oprah Winfrey, George Clooney and Denzel Washington, prominent Democratic fundraisers and heavyweights from the financial services and high-tech industries were among those landing visits with President Obama or others at the White House during Obama's first months i…

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Consumers gradually returning to big brands

Signs of an improving economy might be in your kitchen or bathroom cupboards.

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City is finalist for new F-35

Tucson is a finalist for the nation's newest military jet — the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, a supersonic warplane expected to be much louder than existing aircraft based in the city.

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House Dems reach agreement, prepare to unveil health bill

House Dems reach agreement, prepare to unveil health bill

WASHINGTON — House Democrats reached agreement Wednesday on key elements of a health-care bill that would vastly alter America's medical landscape, requiring virtually universal sign-ups and establishing a new government-run insurance option for millions.

October 29, 2009 12:00 am Photos

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Trasoff finds herself mired in downtown eviction saga

The case of a downtown businessman who is being displaced to make way for a hip new restaurant has become the latest symbol in an election fight painting the current City Council incumbents as anti-business.

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Yearning, loss illuminated by directing in 'Bright Star'

Yearning, loss illuminated by directing in 'Bright Star'

Restraint, artistic and emotional, is the great strength of "Bright Star," opening Friday at the Loft Cinema.

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Balky Democrats testing Reid's leadership over health care

Balky Democrats testing Reid's leadership over health care

WASHINGTON — Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., having taken a big step toward establishing a new government health insurance program, Tuesday confronted the toughest test of his leadership skills so far — negotiating individual deals with a handful of Democratic holdouts whose sup…

October 28, 2009 12:00 am Photos

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Microsoft, citing image, quits 'Family Guy' special

NEW YORK — Fans of "Family Guy" are chortling about Microsoft's belated discovery that a "Family Guy" special might not jibe with the software giant's corporate image.

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Senate health bill has government-run plan, opt-out

Senate health bill has government-run plan, opt-out

WASHINGTON — Health-care legislation heading for the Senate floor will give millions of Americans the option of buying government-run insurance coverage, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid announced Monday, although he stopped short of claiming the 60 votes needed to pass a plan steeped in co…

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Kicanas cited as contender for Wis. post

Kicanas cited as contender for Wis. post

There's talk that Tucson Bishop Gerald F. Kicanas may be moving to Milwaukee.

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Inside pitch

• Angels manager Mike Scioscia called the postseason format "ridiculous" because of the extra off days to suit television. After playing 162 games over 182 days during the regular season, the Angels and Yankees played eight each over the next 20 days going into Game 6 of the ALCS, which was …

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