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Wildcats tab replacement for retiring Perrin

Wildcats tab replacement for retiring Perrin

UA senior athletics director John Perrin Thursday November 14, 2002.

April 13, 2014 12:00 am

Ruth Marcus: An emotional double standard

Let's have a rational discussion about the word "emotional."

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Susan Zalkind: 5 myths about the Boston Marathon bombing

Susan Zalkind: 5 myths about the Boston Marathon bombing

At the Boston Marathon on April 21, the city will mark one year since Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev allegedly planted two bombs at the finish line, killing three and injuring hundreds more.

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Eugene Robinson: Blot will remain until torture report is released

Torture is immoral, illegal and irreconcilable with this nation’s most cherished values. If defenders of the CIA’s “enhanced interrogation” program disagree, they should come out and say so. Instead, they blow smoke.

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Mickey Rooney                                  in character

Mickey Rooney in character

Mickey Rooney wearing costume for role in movie "The Private Lives of Adam & Eve." Rooney plays the part of the devil. Girl in the tub is British Actress Joan Wilkinson. The movie story is about people stranded by a flood on the way to Reno, Nevada, with bus passengers becoming Adam, Eve…

April 06, 2014 10:42 pm

Michael Gerson: The costs of passivity

History is like a teacher, except armed with truncheons and guns. So what are its recent lessons?

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New UA center aims to prepare Tucson, world for climate change

New UA center aims to prepare Tucson, world for climate change

We’re going to have to adapt to more huge wildfires, prolonged heat waves, electricity brownouts, floods and severe droughts and other more extreme events in the future, thanks to climate change, says the director of a new University of Arizona research center that will try to help people do that.

March 24, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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TUSD appoints director of culturally relevant curriculum

The Tucson Unified School District has a new director of culturally relevant pedagogy. 

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Bill would create unpaid training for Arizona's jobless

A bill that would create a new kind of job-training program to help the unemployed get back to work faster is advancing in the Arizona Senate.

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Popular child actors through the years

Popular child actors through the years

Elijah Wood, young star of the Reiner-directed film "North " poses for a photo as they arrive at a benefit premiere of the Castle Rock entertainment movie Tuesday, July 19, 1994, in Beverly Hills, Ca. The screening at the academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science theater. (AP Photo)

February 12, 2014 1:58 pm
UA medical dean at center of dispute will move to a newly created job

UA medical dean at center of dispute will move to a newly created job

The dean of the University of Arizona’s College of Medicine in Tucson, who is at the center of a fierce dispute with a top surgeon, is leaving his job for a new one at UA.

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Series on understanding Islam held at St. Mark’s

St. Mark’s Presbyterian Church is offering classes and discussions on Islam, including a two-week Sunday morning class, from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Sunday and Feb. 2.

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Land donated for conservation sold to mining company

Land donated for conservation sold to mining company

In the end, money proved more important to the Reid Park Zoological Society than open land and a vision of reintroducing imperiled species.

January 05, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Sun City knitters help disadvantaged school kids

Sun City knitters help disadvantaged school kids

A group of crafty Sun City Oro Valley volunteers refuses to leave impoverished children in the cold.

December 19, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Brewer: Probe will determine blame for unchecked CPS cases

PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer is willing to give Department of Economic Security Director Clarence Carter the benefit of the doubt about his culpability in more than 6,500 complaints of child abuse going uninvestigated — at least for the time being.

December 17, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…

Capitol link

This week, the Senate will vote on a two-year budget deal, the 2014 defense budget and presidential nominees.

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2 Tucson restaurants fail inspections, then pass

Two local eateries failed health inspections in October but passed follow-up inspections.

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UA professor seeks those who knew Irish couple, Mary Eileen and Paddy Walsh

For the last three years, a UA professor has transcribed and researched a multivolume diary that spans five decades of the life of Mary Eileen Murphy Walsh, and her husband, Paddy, who made Bisbee and later Tucson their home after he was diagnosed with tuberculosis in the early 1900s.

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Zombies run blood-spattered annual Tucson Terrorfest

Expect a higher caliber of killer at this year’s Tucson Terrorfest.

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Flu arrives in Pima County; immunizations urged

Flu arrives in Pima County; immunizations urged

A flu case was confirmed in Pima County Tuesday, and health officials say now is the time to get immunized.

October 09, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

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