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2 Tucson-based projects are closer to probing the universe

2 Tucson-based projects are closer to probing the universe

OSIRIS-REx will grab a piece of an asteroid; the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope will explore the mysteries of the universe.

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Arizona lawmakers reach $9.23B budget compromise

PHOENIX – State lawmakers approved a $9.23 billion budget for the coming fiscal year Monday as Senate Republicans agreed on a spending plan higher than they had originally wanted but still less than sought by Gov. Jan Brewer and even their House GOP counterparts.

April 08, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

In Tempe, Clintons talk about long-term US debt, public service

TEMPE — Former President Bill Clinton said Saturday that the supercharged political environment makes cutting the government’s long-term debt a difficult task — and cited a recent Republican tax plan as a perfect example.

March 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Salmon asks state's higher-ed leaders to build better graduates

Rep. Matt Salmon was blunt when talking to the biggest names in Arizona’s higher-education system in a crowded conference room at ASU’s Polytechnic campus on Thursday.

March 21, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Ariz. expected to have nation’s second-fastest job growth in 2014

WASHINGTON — Arizona is expected to post the second-highest rate of job growth among states in 2014, trailing only booming North Dakota, according to a recent report.

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City employees retiring pre-65 straining health-insurance plan

When most workers retire before they are Medicare-eligible at 65, they have to bear the costs of health insurance on their own.

March 03, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

UA may adopt multiyear tuition plan

By Carol Ann Alaimo

February 06, 2014 5:30 pmLoading…

Legislative fight looms over university funding

PHOENIX — A fight is brewing at the Capitol over how much new money, if any, to give to the state university system.

January 10, 2014 8:00 pmLoading…

Sarah Garrecht Gassen: My bathroom scale must be a Republican

I am pretty sure my bathroom scale is a Republican.

January 09, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Melvin misattributes quotes about class warfare to Lincoln

Melvin misattributes quotes about class warfare to Lincoln

PHOENIX — Republican gubernatorial hopeful Al Melvin is using quotes from Abe Lincoln in his running fight with President Obama and his policies.

December 31, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Fitz: Life's great pleasures: crushing the Sun Devils on game day and a good cup of Joe

‘Some ASU good-for-nothing skunks spray-painted ‘ASU’ on our beloved Wildcat statue!” Rusty rattled the morning newspaper over his empty cup. Hand on one hip and a coffee pot in the other, Rosa poured the roasted.

November 30, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Vandals spray paint UA wildcat statue

Vandals spray paint UA wildcat statue

A 12-foot-tall bronze statue on the University of Arizona campus depicting four bobcats — a male, a female and two kittens — and benches near the sculpture were covered with yellow spray paint and the letters “ASU” Monday morning.

November 26, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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UA Mall's 'Wildcat Family' sculpture spray painted yellow

UA Mall's 'Wildcat Family' sculpture spray painted yellow

The 12-foot tall bronze at the UA of four bobcats — a male, a female and two kittens — has been covered with yellow spray paint and the letters "ASU."

November 25, 2013 9:26 am Related Loading…
ASU's 'A' gets a fresh coat of UA-red paint

ASU's 'A' gets a fresh coat of UA-red paint

TEMPE — It looks like University of Arizona fans struck first. The "A'' on "A'' Mountain in Tempe — the home of Arizona State University — last night was painted red, one of the Wildcats' colors. Arizona and Arizona State face off next week in their annual rivalry football game, and paintin…

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Arizona saw largest tuition increase over five years

PHOENIX — Arizona’s four-year public universities had the nation’s largest in-state tuition and fees increase over the past five years, according the nonprofit organization that oversees the SAT.

November 11, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Freshmen Dems stockpile cash for congressional races

WASHINGTON – With a year until the next election, Democratic freshmen in three competitive Arizona congressional districts are stockpiling cash for their re-election bids, according to the latest campaign-finance reports.

October 25, 2013 3:59 pmLoading…

Regents seek $35M more in state funding for UA

The board that oversees Arizona’s three public universities wants 14.6 percent more money from state taxpayers next school year, and its leader make no apologies for the double-digit increase.

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Explosion kills Arizona soldier in Afghanistan

PHOENIX — A 25-year-old Arizonan was among three U.S. Army soldiers killed Tuesday in Afghanistan in an attack that used an improvised explosive device.

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Arizona-Arizona State Football: Writer gets Territorial

Arizona-Arizona State Football: Writer gets Territorial

QB Paul Justin and ASU changed into all-yellow uniforms before the 1989 game. It didn't help as Reggie Gaddis (92) and UA won 28-10 in Tempe.

July 13, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Arizona-Arizona State Football: Writer gets Territorial

Arizona-Arizona State Football: Writer gets Territorial

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