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2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
New Video From Sleigh Bells (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        This is the new video for the third single, "Rill Rill" from hipster fave Sleigh Bells. The video's a little gross, but the song is such a nice, laid back summerish jam, so I guess that balances out.…
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2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Tired Strippers (And More) Needed for Local Casting Call (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        There's an open casting call for paid extras in Tucson on Tuesday, Feb. 1 (Jan. 28 in Phx). The movie "Desert Son," is shooting in Tucson in February.…
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2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Judicial Emergency Declared in Arizona (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        According to a story published in yesterday's Arizona Republic, Judge Roslyn O. Silver, who took the place of the late U.S. District Judge John Roll, declared a judicial emergency due to a shortage of judges in the district. The overload ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
In Shadow of Jan. 8th, Don't Forget About Brisenia Flores (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Shawna Forde's trial began this week in the death of 9-year-old Brisenia Flores and her father Raul. There are several interesting posts this week regarding what happened in Arivaca that early morning on May 30, 2009, but seems like ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Terrible News From Uganda (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Last year, a Uganda newspaper published a list of "Uganda’s Top Homos" complete with photos and a note to "hang them". David Kato, David Kato, the advocacy officer for the rights group Sexual Minorities Uganda, had his photo published ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Really Old Educational Games Get New Life on Facebook (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        While I spent an obscene amount of time playing both games on really early Apple computers in my third grade classroom (Corbett Elementary, where you at?), I'm not entirely sure Facebook versions that likely will ask the player to post ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Tucson Movie People: Make It So I Can See This (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        I have minimal ability to be critical of anything that comes from the world of the Muppets, so my pre-endorsement of the documentary Being Elmo playing this week at Sundance is probably somewhat useless. But still, can someone at the ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Nope, Nothing Wrong With American Health Care At All (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        ABC News:
What can make the difference between receiving a potentially lifesaving surgery or not?
For Vietnam veteran Ronald Flanagan, Ceridian Cobra Services determined it's 2 cents.
Flanagan has multiple myeloma, cancer of the bone ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Interesting Things to Read: Ted Haggard Comes Clean (Sort of) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        You'll probably be busy today reading the new issue of our paper, but when you're done, GQ's profile of disgraced Colorado Springs pastor on the comeback, Ted Haggard, is well worth reading. Turns out he's willing to admit some of what ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Rep. Sanchez: Probably Not Making Fans in Tucson (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The Daily Caller:
Behind closed doors, California Democratic Rep. Loretta Sanchez has proposed removing Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords from the House Armed Services Committee (HASC) until she recovers from injuries sustained after being ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Universal Themes (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/unive

        
        This 'Best of the West' collection doesn't feel very Western
          
            by Christine Wald-Hopkins
          
          
          
            There's a disconnect between the foreword to this new collection of short stories ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Police Dispatch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/polic

        
        He snoozed; he lost; Innocent ‘til proven indecent
          
            by Anna Mirocha
          
          
          
            HE SNOOZED; HE LOST UA AREA…
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2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
The Decemberists: The King Is Dead (Capitol) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-d

        
        by Sean Bottai
          
          
          
            With a title that works as a coy Smiths reference, the Decemberists are back with their first record since 2009's Jethro Tull-ish rock opera The Hazards of Love, and they've ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Status Quo (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/statu

        
        by Jimmy Boegle
          
          
          
            I remember watching the press conference on Jan. 8 at which Pima County Sheriff Clarence Dupnik—in the midst of what I'd imagine was the most trying day of his 50-year ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        Broadcast News (Blu-ray); Let Me In (Blu-ray); Secretariat (Blu-ray + DVD Combo)
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            Broadcast News (Blu-ray) CRITERION…
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2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
TQ&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/tqand

        
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            When the Arizona Department of Transportation decided it no longer wanted to be landlords at the historic Steinfeld warehouse in downtown ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Random Shots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/rando

        
        
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2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
'Single-Family' Stretch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/singl

        
        Jefferson Park residents fight to keep Michael Goodman's mini-dorms away
          
            by Mari Herreras
          
          
          
            Michael Goodman's mini-dorms have become trademark structures in the neighborhoods ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Toxic Ranch Records' top sales for the week ending Jan. 23, 2011
          
          
          
            Toxic Ranch Records' top sales for the week ending Jan. 23, 2011 1.…
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2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Top Ten in Books (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Mostly Books' best-sellers for the week ending Jan. 21, 2011
          
          
          
            Mostly Books' best-sellers for the week ending Jan. 21, 2011 1.…
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2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Chain of remembrance (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Each day, the Arizona ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations
are given if available.

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap
photographs of speeders at these locations today:

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Rodeo Parade's trail boss (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
She dressed our cowboys and ones in movies (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Gloria Wallace wasn ... read more

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Thursday, Jan. 27

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
It's a threat, so help to buffalo buffelgrass (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Let's beat buffel.

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Javelinas fatally injure poodle in OV (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Although authorities say javelinas aren't any more aggressive or
prevalent in urban areas lately, a rash of clashes with the animals
has given Tucsonans reason to be wary.

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Applebee's joins effort of 'Together We Thrive' (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The five Tucson-area Applebee's restaurants will donate 10
percent of designated proceeds today, Saturday and Sunday to a fund
for victims of the Jan. 8 shootings here.

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
Girl, 2, nearly drowns on Tucson's east side (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A 2-year-old girl nearly drowned in a bathtub at her east-side
home Thursday evening, authorities said.

2011-01-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 28 2011\
3 hurt in crash near Tucson airport (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash on Tucson’s
southeast side Thursday afternoon.

2010-05-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 17 2010\
Dio Dead (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
From the Los Angeles Times entertainment blog:Influential heavy metal singer Ronnie James Dio, best known for his iconic wailing for Black Sabbath and, before that, Rainbow, has died of stomach cancer. His death was announced via a statement ... read more

2010-05-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 17 2010\
Tucson's Everyday People: In the Mode of Beauty (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Danielle Sweety, a hairstylist in Tucson, explains her out-of-the-ordinary day of preparing and finalizing her models for the Moda Provocateur on March 7 in this video slideshow by Alex Cooley. The Moda Provocateur is a fashion show that raises ... read more

2010-05-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 17 2010\
Cypress Who? Verbobala to the Rescue (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        

Border Remixeado: La Viejita de Sonora from Verbobala Spoken Video on Vimeo.
In this week's issue of the Weekly, Stephen Seigel wrote a great Soundbites about Cypress Hill's decision to cancel their Tucson show, noting the Rialto's Curtis McCrary ... read more

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Crowd attentive, at times rowdy (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307187
SIERRA VISTA — National health-care reform brought a standing-room-only and sometimes rowdy crowd of mostly senior citizens to  Buena High School here Monday.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Asarco is awarded to Grupo, ex-owner (w/ report) (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307172
Tucson copper company Asarco LLC should be returned to its owner, a subsidiary of Grupo Mexico, as it emerges from bankruptcy, a judge decided Monday.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Schools with too many or too few pupils (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307139
The start of every school year presents a logistical problem.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
City election today (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307132
What: Primary election for three Tucson City Council seats. Ward 5 Republicans, however, are the only ones who have a contested race. Polls also will be open in Wards 3 and 6, but there is only one candidate on the ballot for each party.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Ex-school chief's trial in sex case delayed (w/ audio) (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307164
The federal trial of former Tanque Verde Unified School District superintendent Albert Thomas "Tom" Rogers has been pushed back to Dec. 1 at the request of his attorney.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Oro Valley to enforce lighted-sign ordinance (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307167
Oro Valley plans to go after businesses that keep their illuminated signs on long after closing.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Giffords meets with local clergy on health care (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307186
About 20 local religious leaders got more than 90 minutes worth of face time with U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords Monday morning to express their concerns regarding health-care reform.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Taxpayer Watch : Pantano Wash pool fuels concerns over mosquitoes, West Nile (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307140
The city of Tucson, just like other governments in Pima County, has an active program to fight against mosquitoes and West Nile virus and encourages city residents to do the same.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Single dad loses home to fire; no one hurt (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307170
A fire destroyed the mobile home of a single dad on the northwest side Monday evening, an official said.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Rialto deal on lease halts long dispute (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307165
The Rialto Theatre Foundation agreed to a 12-month lease for its green room and auxiliary space surrounding the theater, ending — for a least a year — the theater's long-running dispute with landlords Scott Stiteler and Don Martin.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
3 state agencies join to form a panel on water sustainability (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307157
PHOENIX — Arizona will do a better job of conserving and reusing its water supply if those responsible for managing it start doing a better job of collaborating, Ben Grumbles, director of the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality, said Monday ... read more

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Witnesses: Drunk rejected pleas, drove his SUV, crashed and died (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307166
PHOENIX — Witnesses said they tried to keep a 21-year-old intoxicated driver from getting behind the wheel Saturday morning.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
As budget stays unresolved, report shows state revenues down, recession lingering (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307163
PHOENIX — Arizona's tax revenues continue to drop and the state's economy apparently has not has reached bottom yet, according to a new state report released Monday.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Hunt fails to find remains of teen (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307178
The Pima County Sheriff's Department searched a property southwest of Tucson and did not find the remains of a teenager who is presumed dead after authorities could not find him in Washington or Arizona.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
D-M airman asks dismissal of murder charge, saying delay in filing makes defense too hard (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307175
A Davis-Monthan airman accused of killing another airman in 2007 acknowledged getting into a fistfight with the victim shortly before he died, a military court heard Monday.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Californian killed in Havasu cliff dive (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307173
A 200-foot dive from a cliff at Copper Canyon on Lake Havasu proved deadly for a Costa Mesa, Calif., man.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307102
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Rainfall is a blessing to Payson-area residents threatened by wildfire (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307176
PAYSON — Residents of a subdivision threatened by a wildfire dodged a bullet Monday as rain fell over the area and helped quell firefighters' fears that the weather would work against them.

2009-09-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 01 2009\
Man sought in 1997 homicide is arrested, Gilbert police say (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/307179
GILBERT — Police say a man wanted in a 1997 homicide has been arrested after a traffic stop in Gilbert.

2008-12-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 17 2008\
Mortgage Trouble? Don't Delay, Call Today (city) http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/mortga
State Housing Department Offers Free Assistance Hotline; Links to Counseling Agencies

2008-12-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 17 2008\
Vandals damage statues at Magic Carpet Golf (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Vandals and homeless people are taking a toll on the old Magic Carpet Golf amusement park.

2008-12-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 17 2008\
$300 offered to drug addicts, alcoholics who agree to long-term birth control (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Folks at downtown's Ronstadt Transit Center on Tuesday afternoon had a way to make a quick $300.

2008-12-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 17 2008\
Defense in cop killing faults way mental competence is decided (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Pima County Superior Court is reviewing its procedure for qualifying competency experts after defense attorneys challenged forensic experts appointed to examine a man accused of killing a Tucson police officer.

2008-12-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 17 2008\
County can't undo approval of mine haul road (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The Pima County Board of Supervisors can't revoke a permit for a road through a flood plain in Davidson Canyon near Vail, despite nearby residents' pleas.

2008-12-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 17 2008\
Arizona Cancer Center, Raytheon team up to target skin cancer (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Technology used to monitor enemy activity on the  battlefield and precisely deliver weapons could help local researchers target a more widespread killer.

2008-12-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 17 2008\
City, big players unveil downtown plans (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
A year of quiet negotiations led to Tuesday's public unveiling of a 20-year, large-scale downtown development vision including Congress Street, the Warehouse District and stretching from Sixth Street to Armory Park.

2008-12-17 $300 offered to drug addicts, alcoholics who agree to long-term birth control (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105339.php
Folks at downtown's Ronstadt Transit Center on Tuesday afternoon had a way to make a quick $300.
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2008-12-17 $75K mobile home fire blamed on unfit piping (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272040.php
A mobile home fire on the Southwest Side caused an estimated $75,000 in damage Monday night.
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2008-12-17 'House with heart,' which closed Sept. 1, to reopen in S. Tucson (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272034.php
In the midst of economic woes plaguing Tucson and the rest of the country, South Tucson's "house with heart" has some good news.
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2008-12-17 3 more drug-smuggling tunnels found near Nogales (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105348.php
U.S. Border Patrol agents and Nogales police found three smuggling tunnels along the U.S.-Mexico border since late last week.
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2008-12-17 After 'one heck of a ride,' McCain is moving ahead (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272044.php
In the five weeks since Election Day, John McCain has traveled the globe — Iraq, Afghanistan, India, a small country named Bhutan in South Asia. But the Arizona senator has also visited the Arizona-Mexico border and swung through Tucson.
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2008-12-17 Agents: Foreign gang member detained (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105351.php
U.S. Border Patrol agents who encountered a group of illegal entrants in the desert west of Casa Grande found a member of a violent Central America gang and took him into custody.
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2008-12-17 Arizona Cancer Center, Raytheon team up to target skin cancer (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105360.php
Technology used to monitor enemy activity on the  battlefield and precisely deliver weapons could help local researchers target a more widespread killer.
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2008-12-17 Bond revoked for boy in girl's death (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272025.php
A Pima County Superior Court judge revoked the bond Tuesday for a 15-year-old boy accused of killing his half-sister after learning of new charges being filed against the teenager.
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2008-12-17 City hails Downtown deal (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272081.php
The Tucson City Council unanimously agreed Tuesday to turn over the planning of 75-acres at the east end of Downtown to the private sector, calling the milestone a historic night to celebrate.
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2008-12-17 City, big players unveil downtown plans (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105376.php
A year of quiet negotiations led to Tuesday's public unveiling of a 20-year, large-scale downtown development vision including Congress Street, the Warehouse District and stretching from Sixth Street to Armory Park.
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2008-12-17 County can't undo approval of mine haul road (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105331.php
The Pima County Board of Supervisors can't revoke a permit for a road through a flood plain in Davidson Canyon near Vail, despite nearby residents' pleas.
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2008-12-17 Deaths (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105334.php
Compiled by Mariana Peralta. For information, call 573-4561.
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2008-12-17 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272072.php
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2008-12-17 Defense in cop killing faults way mental competence is decided (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105338.php
Pima County Superior Court is reviewing its procedure for qualifying competency experts after defense attorneys challenged forensic experts appointed to examine a man accused of killing a Tucson police officer.
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2008-12-17 Development plan keeps minidorms out of UA-area neighborhood (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105371.php
With a unanimous vote Tuesday, the Tucson City Council approved the development plan for Jefferson Park, a University of Arizona-area neighborhood whose proposal opposed all building that would increase density, including so-called "minidorms."
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2008-12-17 Free first-hour parking, ticket increase begin Jan. 1 (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105342.php
First-hour parking will be free starting Jan. 1 in the city-owned garages at 110 E. Pennington St.; Main Library, 101 N. Stone Ave.; and City/State, 498 W. Congress St.
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2008-12-17 Governor may expand union rights for state workers (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105298.php
PHOENIX - Gov. Janet Napolitano is expected to sign an order expanding the rights of most state employee unions to play a role in pay, employee discipline and other personnel issues, according to a newspaper report.
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2008-12-17 Grijalva turns down Ways and Means panel post (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105325.php
U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva, D-Ariz., has declined a seat on the House Ways and Means Committee.
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2008-12-17 I-10 motorcyclist is injured in crash with tractor-trailer (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272046.php
A motorcyclist was injured in a collision with a tractor-trailer Tuesday morning on Interstate 10.
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2008-12-17 Ice-belching volcanoes active on Saturnian moon, probe suggests (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272074.php
New observations from the Cassini spacecraft appear to support the idea that active, icy   volcanoes may exist on Titan, Saturn's largest moon.
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2008-12-17 Iranian-born engineer gets 15 months in nuke plant case (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105311.php
PHOENIX  - An Iranian-born engineer who worked at the nation's largest nuclear power plant was sentenced Tuesday to 15 months in federal prison for taking computer software that he obtained at the plant to Iran.
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2008-12-17 Janos Southside (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105324.php
When the chef is Janos Wilder and the servers are prompt, friendly and dressed to the nines, you don't even have to post the menu to attract a full house.
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2008-12-17 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272023.php
A storm system tracking down the California coast will continue to work its way toward Arizona today. This system will pass through late tonight and Thursday, with increased chances for significant valley rain and mountain snow tonight and Thursday morning, turning partly cloudy Friday.
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2008-12-17 Judge rejects letting RTA check '06 ballots (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272052.php
The ballots from the 2006 regional transportation election will not be made available for public-records requests, a Pima County Superior Court judge has ruled.
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2008-12-17 Judges toss 2 school unification measures (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105312.php
PHOENIX — A technicality has led two Arizona judges to toss out school district unification in Maricopa and Pima Counties.
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2008-12-17 Lump-sum cuts under discussion for Arizona budget (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105310.php
PHOENIX - Arizona legislators are discussing lump-sum spending cuts for agencies and unpaid days off for most state workers as options to help eliminate big shortfalls in the current and next state budgets.
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2008-12-17 Man could get 21 years in fatal June car crash (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272058.php
A 35-year-old Tucson man is facing up to 21 years in prison after pleading guilty Tuesday to manslaughter.
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2008-12-17 McCain in Tucson: 'Economy is the number one priority' (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105353.php
U.S. Sen. John McCain says the best cure for losing a campaign is to "get busy and get back to work," and that's what he plans to do in January when Congress reconvenes.
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2008-12-17 Memorial Friday for unidentified homeless who died here (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105358.php
Forty-five unidentified homeless men and women who died here, known only as Jane and John Does, will be honored Friday with a memorial service at Evergreen Cemetery.
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2008-12-17 Michigan soldier dies after marching in Arizona (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105309.php
A 29-year-old soldier from Michigan has died after collapsing during a road march in southern Arizona.
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2008-12-17 Mortgage Trouble? Don't Delay, Call Today (city)
http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/mortgagetrouble.html
State Housing Department Offers Free Assistance Hotline; Links to Counseling Agencies
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2008-12-17 Permit to build haul road across Davidson Canyon won't be revoked (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272041.php
Pima County will not revoke a flood-plain use permit that allows California Portland Cement to build a haul road across Davidson Canyon.
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2008-12-17 Pima County judge gets DUI citation (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272075.php
A Pima County judge will be in court next month as a defendant after he was arrested on a DUI charge.
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2008-12-17 Radar van locations (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272008.php
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department's Web site:
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2008-12-17 Report: Army official ignored Santa Cruz data (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272083.php
Congressional investigators say the Army Corps of Engineers put politics and corporate interests over science last summer by suspending a decision to provide the highest possible protection to two stretches of the Santa Cruz River in the Tucson area.
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2008-12-17 Santa Claws hosts pet 'adoptathon' Saturday at cat shelter (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105362.php
Santa will be paying a visit to the Hermitage Cat Shelter on Saturday as part of the Santa Claws and the Kitties event.
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2008-12-17 Search launched for pair of Tucson hikers in N. Ariz. (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272090.php
Authorities in Northern Arizona are looking for two Tucsonans who failed to return as scheduled from a hiking trip in the Mogollon Rim area over the weekend.
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2008-12-17 Sheriff asks help in identifying Foothills bank robber (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272039.php
The Pima County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help in finding a man who robbed a Foothills bank on Friday afternoon.
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2008-12-17 Southwest border fence hits 500-mile mark (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105333.php
WASHINGTON - The government has completed 500 miles of fencing along the Southwest border, 170 miles short of its goal.
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2008-12-17 Spies sneak into Tucson (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105354.php
A large conference is being held in Tucson this week - but don't bother trying to get in. If you don't know about it, you're not invited.
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2008-12-17 State, university workers may face forced time off (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272077.php
PHOENIX — State and university workers could be forced to take a couple of days off each month — without pay — to help cut expenses.
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2008-12-17 Storm to bring more snow to northern Arizona (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105320.php
FLAGSTAFF — Flagstaff residents brought out their skis, shovels, hats and gloves on Tuesday, surrounded by snow that's expected to get deeper by the end of the week.
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2008-12-17 Suspect sought in Chase Bank robbery (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105306.php
Sheriff's deputies are looking for a man caught on videotape Friday demanding money from a teller at the Chase Bank branch, 4398 N. Campbell Ave.
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2008-12-17 TV screens may go out tonight for 5 minutes (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272036.php
Thousands of Tucson-area televisions could go dark for a few minutes this evening when local stations run a test to see how prepared viewers are for the upcoming switch to all-digital broadcasting.
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2008-12-17 Teen injured by vehicle expected to recover (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105330.php
A 14-year-old boy who was struck by a vehicle at about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday has broken bones but is expected to fully recover, said Pima County sheriff's spokeswoman Dawn Barkman.
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2008-12-17 Teen pedestrian is struck by vehicle and seriously hurt (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272076.php
A 14-year-old was seriously injured this afternoon when he was hit by a vehicle on the Northwest Side.
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2008-12-17 Time for some well-deserved fun (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272048.php
The holidays haven't been happy for years for Linda Gregory and her boys. Instead of trimming a tree, the kids went to grief counseling while Mom took antidepressants.
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2008-12-17 Toyota slides under semi in I-10 wreck (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272006.php
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2008-12-17 Tucson Time Capsule : Having a ball at El Casino (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/272033.php
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2008-12-17 Tucson resale homes down $35,000 during past year (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105361.php
Tucson-area housing foreclosures are dragging down the price of resale homes and new construction, according to a report released Tuesday.
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2008-12-17 Vandals damage statues at Magic Carpet Golf (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105343.php
Vandals and homeless people are taking a toll on the old Magic Carpet Golf amusement park.
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2008-12-17 West Side mobile home fire linked to improper fuel hookup (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/105307.php
No one was injured in a Monday night fire that caused an estimated $75,000 in damages to a mobile home on the West Side, a Tucson Fire Department spokeswoman said Tuesday.
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