‘I’m not a particularly ideological person,” President Obama told an audience of donors in Seattle last weekend. He added (in Reuters’ words) that “pragmatism was necessary to advance the values that were important to him.”
The first step in dealing with a problem is to admit that you have one.
These four guys are devising a way to instantly find the dozen "rarest of the rare" events among the million phenomena that will be seen each night by the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope.
Physicists who worked to prove the existence of the subatomic particle known as the Higgs boson basked in reflected glory Tuesday as the Nobel Prize in physics went to two men who had theorized its existence — Francois Englert and Peter Higgs.
Yes, Nicole and Calvin Eason are living in Tucson.
WASHINGTON — President Obama said in a nationally televised address Tuesday night that recent diplomatic steps offer “the potential to remove the threat of chemical weapons” inside Syria without the use of force, but he also insisted the U.S. military will keep the pressure on President Bash…
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate approved legislation Wednesday to lock in $85 billion in widely decried spending cuts aimed at restraining soaring federal deficits — and to avoid a government shutdown just a week away.
CHICAGO — Rod Blagojevich, the ousted Illinois governor whose
three-year battle against criminal charges became a national
spectacle, was sentenced to 14 years in prison Wednesday, one of
the stiffest penalties imposed for corruption in a state with a
history of crooked politics.
NEW YORK — Regulators shut nine banks Friday, including Los
Angeles-based California National, as the still-weak economy
produces a stream of loan defaults.
FRESNO, Calif. — Americans are using less water per person now
than they have since the mid-1950s, thanks to water-saving
technologies and a nationwide push to safeguard dwindling
CHICAGO — The number of students staying home sick with the flu
is multiplying nationwide, and normally quiet school nurses'
offices suddenly look like big-city emergency rooms, packed with
students too ill to finish the day.
CASA GRANDE — Donovan Kramer Sr., the longtime publisher of the
Casa Grande Dispatch and owner of several weekly community
newspapers in Arizona, is dead at age 84.
Depending on where your favorite football team stands, bye weeks
are either a time to dread or a time to dream. The Arizona Wildcats
will spend their week off envisioning a Rose Bowl berth.
Despite being a high school junior in New York, still two years
away from his plan to play basketball for the Arizona Wildcats,
Sidiki Johnson already has his name linked to a Tucson-based