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Gary Meinert: Use of force

Gary Meinert: Use of force

Almost daily I read comments regarding the Border Patrol by those who profess knowledge but  whose inaccuracies are taken as truths by readers.

April 11, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Loughner shared torment online in months before shooting

In the months leading up to Jan. 8, 2011, Jared Lee Loughner left a chronicle of advancing mental illness, growing rage and suicidal thoughts on his MySpace page, newly released FBI files show.

April 11, 2014 12:00 am
Released FBI records show Loughner's growing rage

Released FBI records show Loughner's growing rage

Convicted mass murderer Jared Lee Loughner carefully chronicled his changing thoughts, growing rage and suicidal urges in MySpace postings in the months leading up to the shooting, newly-released FBI files show.

April 10, 2014 1:30 pm Related

Fitz: Ally Miller, defies her enemies, aims to clean up Pima County

From: Supervisor Ally Miller

March 20, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Witness says he lied to FBI in Tucson car-bomb case

Witness says he lied to FBI in Tucson car-bomb case

A witness for the defense in the first-degree murder trial of Pamela Phillips on Wednesday said he lied to the FBI in 1997 when he claimed he had information about who killed her ex-husband, Gary Triano.

March 12, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Throwback Thursday: The Dillinger Gang

Throwback Thursday: The Dillinger Gang

The January 1934 capture in Tucson of John Dillinger — then one of the most wanted men in the country for committing a string of bank robberies in the Midwest — will be commemorated this weekend downtown.

January 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

How Arizona's members of Congress voted

Key Votes Ahead

January 18, 2014 11:00 pmLoading…

Tucson firms find it's buyer beware in Wild West of Internet marketing

The salesman’s claims were too good to be true, in retrospect, says local business owner Danny Valenzuela.

December 29, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Holidays past: A ton of manure fulfulls Tucson boy's Christmas wish

Each day through Jan. 4, we will publish stories from the Arizona Daily Star and Tucson Citizen news archives. This is a condensed version of an article that appeared in the Arizona Daily Star on Dec. 26, 1964.

December 26, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Steller: Transparency, not rock policy, is CBP's problem

Steller: Transparency, not rock policy, is CBP's problem

When Border Patrol agents shoot at rock throwers, some argue it’s an unnecessary, disproportionate response: Deadly force against a mild threat.

November 08, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
21 members of Tucson Air Guard unit indicted on fraud charges

21 members of Tucson Air Guard unit indicted on fraud charges

A colonel and 20 other members of an Arizona Air National Guard unit based in Tucson have been indicted on charges they defrauded the government of $1.4 million intended for deployed military members.

October 22, 2013 12:00 am

Thousands at risk of ID theft in latest UA hacking attack

More than 9,000 former law students and applicants at the University of Arizona are at risk of identity theft after UA’s latest computer security breach.

October 16, 2013 5:15 pmLoading…

Rio Nuevo investigation shows mismanagement, no criminal charges (updated with memo from attorney general)

The Rio Nuevo debacle may have squandered millions of dollars in taxpayer money, but no one will wind up behind bars because of it.

October 11, 2013 6:00 pm Related Loading…
Fugitive in border agent killing unlikely to be turned over to U.S. soon

Fugitive in border agent killing unlikely to be turned over to U.S. soon

Mexican police, aided by American investigators, recently arrested one of the fugitives wanted in the slaying of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry, but it may be years before he’s brought to the United States.

September 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Threat against Tucson area school is false

Authorities determined a possible threat made online Tuesday involving Ironwood Ridge High School was false.

September 04, 2013 9:23 am

Government letter defends phone-tracking program

NEW YORK — The U.S. government has defended its use of a phone-tracking program that collects the telephone records of millions of Americans in a letter to a federal judge, saying it is a program monitored by all three branches of government that is necessary to learn the contacts of known o…

July 19, 2013 9:00 pmLoading…
Man guilty of sexually abusing woman on Phoenix-to-Newark flight

Man guilty of sexually abusing woman on Phoenix-to-Newark flight

NEWARK, N.J. — A northern New Jersey man was convicted Friday of sexually abusing a woman on a cross-country flight who said she woke up to find his hands reaching around from behind to molest her.

July 19, 2013 5:15 pm

Feds: NY man tried to extort $250K from Paula Deen

ATLANTA — Authorities on Friday arrested a New York man charged with trying to extort money from embattled celebrity cook Paula Deen in exchange for not going to the news media with “true and damning statements” he said she made.

July 05, 2013 9:02 pmLoading…

Mueller urges caution on NSA program changes

WASHINGTON — FBI Director Robert Mueller on Wednesday urged Congress to move carefully before making any changes that might restrict the National Security Agency programs for mass collection of people’s phone records and information from the Internet.

June 19, 2013 9:03 pmLoading…

Rio Rico man accused of trying to open plane's door

PORTLAND, Ore. — An Alaska Airlines passenger accused of trying to open an emergency exit during a flight from Anchorage to Portland is expected to make his first court appearance today before a federal magistrate.

May 28, 2013 9:02 am

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