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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,...

 
 
 
Missouri courts respond to debtors prison ruling - a tale of two judges

MISSOURI COURTS RESPOND TO DEBTORS PRISON RULING - A TALE OF TWO JUDGES

Even with the state's top court making progress in eradicating the practice of putting people in jail because they can't afford to...

Photos: FC Tucson 1, Toronto FC II 1, USL League One soccer

PHOTOS: FC TUCSON 1, TORONTO FC II 1, USL LEAGUE ONE SOCCER

FC Tucson grabbed a lead but couldn't hold, tying Toronto FC II 1-1 in their first home game as a professional side at Kino Sports...

 
 
 
10 tips for surviving rattlesnake season in Tucson

10 TIPS FOR SURVIVING RATTLESNAKE SEASON IN TUCSON

Rattlesnakes are slithering out of their dens in the warm weather of spring. Arizona is home to 13 species of rattlesnakes, with eight...

Full report: Read the latest on Jayme Closs, the killing of her parents and the man who pleaded guilty

FULL REPORT: READ THE LATEST ON JAYME CLOSS, THE KILLING OF HER PARENTS AND THE MAN WHO PLEADED GUILTY

Authorities and volunteers continue to search for a 13-year-old girl missing since her parents were found shot to death Oct. 15 at...

 
 
 
You can buy stuff straight from Instagram

YOU CAN BUY STUFF STRAIGHT FROM INSTAGRAM

You can now buy the leather jacket you found while browsing Instagram on the app itself.

ALERTS ABOUT SHOOTING CAN CREATE TERROR EVEN IF THEY'RE FALSE

The alert from the University of Michigan on Saturday was depressingly familiar, using the same words that have terrified people across...

 
 
 

BURIALS BEGIN AS NEW ZEALAND POLICE SAY SUSPECT HAD 3RD ATTACK PLANNED

The suspect accused of carrying out Friday's terror attack in Christchurch, New Zealand, was likely on his way to carry out a third...

50 YEARS LATER, WOODSTOCK WILL FEATURE JAY-Z, DEAD & COMPANY

Jay-Z, Dead & Company and the Killers will headline one of the 50th anniversary shows commemorating the groundbreaking Woodstock festival...

 
 
 
McCain's widow shares hateful message after Trump attacks late senator

MCCAIN'S WIDOW SHARES HATEFUL MESSAGE AFTER TRUMP ATTACKS LATE SENATOR

Cindy McCain, the widow of Sen. John McCain, posted a hateful message she received from a stranger the same day President Donald Trump...

Governor purposely exposed his 9 kids to chickenpox

GOVERNOR PURPOSELY EXPOSED HIS 9 KIDS TO CHICKENPOX

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin said in a radio interview that he deliberately exposed his children to chickenpox so they would catch the...

 
 
 
Trump attacks again over lack of 'thank you' for McCain's funeral

TRUMP ATTACKS AGAIN OVER LACK OF 'THANK YOU' FOR MCCAIN'S FUNERAL

Casting aside rare censure from Republican lawmakers, President Donald Trump aimed new blasts of invective at the late John McCain,...

NEW ZEALAND WOMEN DON HEADSCARVES AS COUNTRY JOINS MUSLIMS FOR FRIDAY PRAYERS

Many women - including Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, television newsreaders, nurses, students and police officers - donned headscarves...

 
 
 
Southern Arizona police mug shots 2019

SOUTHERN ARIZONA POLICE MUG SHOTS 2019

See who was booked and on what charges.

Photos: University of Arizona 67, Wyoming 45, Elite Eight WNIT

PHOTOS: UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA 67, WYOMING 45, ELITE EIGHT WNIT

The Wildcats fly into the Women's National Invitational Tournament Final Four with 67-45 win over Wyoming at McKale Center, Tucson,...

 
 
 



NBA playoffs 2019: Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard eliminates Thunder with...

NBA playoffs 2019: Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard eliminates Thunder with Game 5 buzzer beater

Damian Lillard delivered in a big way for the Trail Blazers on Tuesday. Read more ...

Judge sets rules for release of video evidence in Robert Kraft prostitution case

Judge sets rules for release of video evidence in Robert Kraft prostitution case

If the decision stands, the video will eventually be made public. Read more ...

24-year-old Wisconsin man comes forward as $768M Powerball winner

24-year-old Wisconsin man comes forward as $768M Powerball winner

Before winning the lottery jackpot, the man said his biggest financial concern was saving at least $1,000 in his bank account. Read more ...

8 injured as car deliberately hits pedestrians in Sunnyvale

8 injured as car deliberately hits pedestrians in Sunnyvale

Authorities say eight people have been injured after a motorist appeared to deliberately plow into them in Sunnyvale. Read more ...

NFL trade rumors: Seahawks send Frank Clark to Chiefs

NFL trade rumors: Seahawks send Frank Clark to Chiefs

The 25-year-old, slated to earn $17 million in 2019, is coming off his most productive season in which he registered a career-high 13 sacks. Read more ...

NBA playoffs wrap 2019: Raptors, 76ers advance with blowout wins

NBA playoffs wrap 2019: Raptors, 76ers advance with blowout wins

Both sides were upset in Game 1, but won four straight to eliminate their opponents. Read more ...

Prince Louis poses for 1st birthday portraits taken by Duchess Kate

Prince Louis poses for 1st birthday portraits taken by Duchess Kate

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release official portraits of Prince Louis, taken by Duchess Kate, to mark the young royal's first birthday. Read more ...

Harris wants out if Elway doesn't meet contract hopes

Harris wants out if Elway doesn't meet contract hopes

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Denver Broncos star cornerback Chris Harris Jr. told The Associated Press on Tuesday night that he wants to be traded if general manager John Elway doesn't... Read more ...

Murray scored 23 in Nuggets' 108-90 romp of Spurs

Murray scored 23 in Nuggets' 108-90 romp of Spurs

DENVER - Jamal Murray's 23 points led six Nuggets in double figures and Denver routed the San Antonio Spurs 108-90 Tuesday night to move within one win of their first playoff... Read more ...

Sharks rally from down 3 in 3rd, beat Vegas in OT in Game 7

Sharks rally from down 3 in 3rd, beat Vegas in OT in Game 7

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Barclay Goodrow scored 18:19 into overtime to send San Jose into the second round of the playoffs with a wild 5-4 win in Game 7 on Tuesday night. Read more ...