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Tucson mom to serve 10 years of probation for child abuse

TUCSON MOM TO SERVE 10 YEARS OF PROBATION FOR CHILD ABUSE

Sophia Richter's three daughters were held captive in homes in both Pima and Pinal counties

Photos: FC Tucson 0, Richmond Kickers 0, USL League One

PHOTOS: FC TUCSON 0, RICHMOND KICKERS 0, USL LEAGUE ONE

FC Tucson and the Kickers scuffled to a scoreless tie at Kino Sports Complex, June 8, 2019, Tucson, Ariz.

 
 
 
New approach aims to help Pima County child abuse victims who have criminal cases

NEW APPROACH AIMS TO HELP PIMA COUNTY CHILD ABUSE VICTIMS WHO HAVE CRIMINAL CASES

Youths in so-called crossover cases are at high risk for addiction, mental health problems, adult prison.

COULD YOU PASS A U.S. CIVICS TEST?

Several states require high school students to pass a civics test in order to graduate. Which got us to thinking - how difficult would...

 
 
 
Arizona's voluntary child removals use method challenged in other states

ARIZONA'S VOLUNTARY CHILD REMOVALS USE METHOD CHALLENGED IN OTHER STATES

Parents coerced into temporary removals, critics say; DCS says it can keep kids out of foster care with strangers. The data show mixed...

Photos: Graduation Catalina Foothills High School

PHOTOS: GRADUATION CATALINA FOOTHILLS HIGH SCHOOL

More than 370 seniors took to the field to receive their diplomas Wednesday during ceremonies at CFHS, Tucson, Ariz.

 
 
 
For longtime pressmen, move to print Star in Phoenix is bittersweet

FOR LONGTIME PRESSMEN, MOVE TO PRINT STAR IN PHOENIX IS BITTERSWEET

Many are taking a lifetime of memories with them.

The people who print, package and transport newspapers at the Arizona Daily Star

THE PEOPLE WHO PRINT, PACKAGE AND TRANSPORT NEWSPAPERS AT THE ARIZONA DAILY STAR

These people are the physical end of newspaper production at the Arizona Daily Star. They work in the pressroom, packaging and transportation....

 
 
 
Jack Grossi of Tucson's PDQ Records dies at 94

JACK GROSSI OF TUCSON'S PDQ RECORDS DIES AT 94

At one time, PDQ had one of the largest record collections in the world.

Reinvention underway in 85705 for distressed housing, burdened neighborhoods

REINVENTION UNDERWAY IN 85705 FOR DISTRESSED HOUSING, BURDENED NEIGHBORHOODS

"Thrive in the 05" pairs the city of Tucson and ASU to address deep social issues, Tucson House makeover and more.

 
 
 
Arizona Mushroom Society promotes interest in state's wild fungi

ARIZONA MUSHROOM SOCIETY PROMOTES INTEREST IN STATE'S WILD FUNGI

Several mountainous areas in state provide good habitat for edible wild mushrooms.

Photos: FC Tucson 0, South Georgia Tormenta FC 2, USL League One

PHOTOS: FC TUCSON 0, SOUTH GEORGIA TORMENTA FC 2, USL LEAGUE ONE

Tormenta FC storms into Kino Sports Complex and grinds out a 2-0 win, and stirs up some trouble with an empty netter in stoppage time,...

 
 
 
Photos: 37th annual Tucson International Mariachi Conference

PHOTOS: 37TH ANNUAL TUCSON INTERNATIONAL MARIACHI CONFERENCE

Some 900 students fine tune their musical skills at the International Mariachi Conference at Casino del Sol through Saturday, Tucson,...

Photos: RedForEd anniversary rally downtown

PHOTOS: REDFORED ANNIVERSARY RALLY DOWNTOWN

About 200 gathered at Congress and Grande to commemorate last year's RedForEd protests and Arizona-wide teacher walk out, Tucson, Ariz.

 
 
 
Watch: As more families take their kids north, parts of Guatemala losing youth

WATCH: AS MORE FAMILIES TAKE THEIR KIDS NORTH, PARTS OF GUATEMALA LOSING YOUTH

As more and more families from Guatemala are taking their kids north to the United States, more and more classroom seats are sitting...

UA researcher: Studying how brain processes metaphors could aid efficient learning

UA RESEARCHER: STUDYING HOW BRAIN PROCESSES METAPHORS COULD AID EFFICIENT LEARNING

Findings could one day improve efficiency of learning.

 
 
 
A border paradox: Enforcement could be luring more migrants

A BORDER PARADOX: ENFORCEMENT COULD BE LURING MORE MIGRANTS

Border enforcement

Photos: 52nd Annual Los Dorados Orphan League Good Friday Cross Procession

PHOTOS: 52ND ANNUAL LOS DORADOS ORPHAN LEAGUE GOOD FRIDAY CROSS PROCESSION

A crowd of more than 100 filed up "A" Mountain in the annual ceremony marking Good Friday, Tucson, Ariz.

 
 
 
Photos: Opening day of the 2019 Pima County Fair

PHOTOS: OPENING DAY OF THE 2019 PIMA COUNTY FAIR

This year the fair runs through April 28th, daily at the Fairgrounds, 11300 S. Houghton Rd., Tucson Ariz.

Editorial: Prize or no prize, exposing wrongs is what we in journalism do

EDITORIAL: PRIZE OR NO PRIZE, EXPOSING WRONGS IS WHAT WE IN JOURNALISM DO

He's no longer just a Post-Dispatch columnist but Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Tony Messenger. And his mission is our mission,...

 
 
 



Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

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Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1 billion to governments

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Four suspects charged with shooting down passenger jet in Ukraine

Four suspects charged with shooting down passenger jet in Ukraine

Four people - three Russians and one Ukrainian - will face murder charges in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane in eastern Ukraine in which 298 people were killed in... Read more ...

Trump raises $24.8 million in less than 24 hours, RNC says

Trump raises $24.8 million in less than 24 hours, RNC says

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UN: Saudi Arabia's crown prince should be investigated for Jamal Khashoggi's...

UN: Saudi Arabia's crown prince should be investigated for Jamal Khashoggi's murder

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UN expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Khashoggi death

UN expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Khashoggi death

GENEVA - An independent U.N. human rights expert investigating the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Wednesday recommended an investigation into the possible role... Read more ...

Amazon's updated Kindle Oasis gains new color adjustable front light

Amazon's updated Kindle Oasis gains new color adjustable front light

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Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Federal authorities discovered 16.5 tons of cocaine on a ship in a Philadelphia and arrested members of the crew in one of the largest drug busts in the area's history... Read more ...

Joy Harjo Becomes The First Native American U.S. Poet Laureate

Joy Harjo Becomes The First Native American U.S. Poet Laureate

A member of the Muskogee Creek Nation, the 68-year-old poet and musician says she bears "the honor on behalf of the people and my ancestors," and aims to serve as an... Read more ...

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