University of Arizona law professor James Anaya has dedicated his life to the defense of human rights and the freedoms of indigenous peoples. He has argued before the Supreme Court and led a precedent-setting case that recognized indigenous land rights as a matter of international law.
Defense contractor Raytheon Co. has won a $1.28 billion contract to supply a missile-defense system to The Sultanate of Oman.
Shanali Davila, baker/owner of downtown's Cup Quequitos, decorates some of her cupcakes with raspberries in the kitchen at downtown's Poca Cosa restaurant, where she operates her business. Despite the comings and going of cupcake makers in Tucson , the little custom cakes still enjoy popular…
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STOCKHOLM — Alexander Dale Oen, a world champion swimmer who was one of Norway’s top medal hopes for the London Olympics, died from cardiac arrest after collapsing in his bathroom during a training camp in Flagstaff, Ariz. He was 26.
NEW YORK — Women remain far behind men in economic and political
power, but the Nordic countries come closest to closing the gender
gap, according to a survey of 134 nations released Tuesday.
OSLO — One judge noted with surprise that President Barack Obama
"didn't look particularly happy" at being named the Nobel Peace
Prize laureate. Another marveled at how critics could be so
WASHINGTON — When Arizona State University declined to give
President Obama an honorary degree, saying it was too early in his
presidency, Obama essentially agreed.
VIENNA, Austria — Pity Europe's Socialists. It's getting lonely
on the left.
WASHINGTON — The nation's top military officer has called for
lifting the ban on women serving aboard submarines, a significant
step toward reducing the barriers to women in combat.
NORTON, Mass. — Steve Stricker's 65 Sunday gave him a share of
he lead going into today's final round of the Deutsche Bank
The following titles were released Tuesday on DVD:
MASON, Ohio — Roger Federer played up to his No. 1 ranking
Sunday, beating Novak Djokovic 6-1, 7-5 for the Cincinnati Masters
title and plenty of confidence heading into the U.S. Open.