Border Patrol Chief Michael Fisher’s directive clarifying existing guidelines on use of force is yet another step in the agency’s slow march in the right direction. Unfortunately, this deliberate approach to policy change falls far short of the needed action to halt unnecessary killings by agents.
A dog was electrocuted Friday night while racing at Tucson Greyhound Park and a city councilman said it’s the second such death in a month.
In honor of the rodeo, which kicks off with the famous Rodeo Parade on Thursday, most of Tucson’s kids have a four-day weekend. Lucky for us, there are free or cheap things to do around town to keep them busy.
The defense attorney implored jurors to listen for a voice from the afterlife in their deliberations.
The Forest Service laid much of the groundwork Friday for approval of the Rosemont Mine by releasing a final environmental report saying essentially that while the mine will cause negative impacts, it’s now clearly in line with nearly all environmental laws.
Fifteen Douglas middle school students were taken to a hospital Friday morning after reportedly taking a prescription drug.
KGUN Channel 9 anchor Jennifer Waddell signed off Friday, leaving for a morning anchor position in Nashville, Tenn. She had been with the station since 2005.
A couple of famous figures in entertainment had some unique tweets for Southern Arizonans this week.
A Customs and Border Protection air crew helped find a missing family early Friday in a dry lakebed southwest of Willcox.
Gas prices down again, could keep dropping
Four migrants who entered the country illegally have been rescued after falling off a cliff, federal authorities in southern Arizona say.
Tucson hit 106 degrees today, extending to 27 days — or all of June — that the mercury has sizzled to triple digits.
NEW YORK — Paula Deen dissolved into tears during a “Today” show interview Wednesday about her admission that she used a racial slur in the past, saying anyone in the audience who’s never said anything they’ve regretted should pick up a rock and throw it at her head.
More than 1 out of every 4 Tucsonans lives in Poverty which is due north of Dire Poverty and 3-streets over from Chronic Poverty. I call it the Tri-Cities because everyone is trying their best to stay afloat, which is easier said than done in this waterless desert.
A Tucson babysitter who left a 10-month-old in a tub with running water and an open drain that became plugged with a plastic toy cup was found guilty of negligent homicide Friday.
Tucson is the first stop for "Kings of the Mic" tour.
The Tucson city council has lost its lone Republican member.
Rain is on the way — and higher mountains likely will be capped with snow.
Just after midnight Friday Tucson police officers found the body of a man lying in the middle of a midtown street, the apparent victim of a hit-and-run.
Mall creates winter wonderland every weekend through Christmas.