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Stateline | Daniel C. Vock | Posted 11.08.2013 | Business

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

PHOTOS: 11 Hotels That Are Destinations Unto Themselves

Oyster | Posted 05.21.2013 | Travel
Oyster

From a western dude ranch to a Florentine palazzo to an African canoe excursion, these 11 trips offer a far richer experience than your typical overnight stay.

PHOTOS: Family Raises Awareness Of Baby's Incurable 'Worst Disease You've Never Heard Of'

Posted 08.27.2012 | Impact

Imagine, as a parent, not being able to touch and hold your baby. Two parents are on a mission to raise awareness for their little girl's little-known...

Books Allegedly Banned From High School Being Smuggled Back To Arizona

The Huffington Post | Laura Steiner | Posted 02.02.2012 | Latino Voices

A caravan of cars, full of activists and writers will be heading soon from Houston, Texas, to Tucson, Arizona. It's cargo: books that were alleged...

New Details Emerge In Trial Of Giffords Shooting Suspect

AP | Posted 12.12.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX -- Prosecutors asked a court to dismiss an appeal by the Tucson shooting rampage suspect over his forced medication with psychotropic drugs. ...

"Tough, Tough, Tough"

Stephanie Schriock | Posted 01.15.2012 | Politics
Stephanie Schriock

Watching Gabby Giffords' interview last night, I saw so clearly the woman we have all come to love so much -- but even tougher, even stronger, and even -- this amazed me -- even more gracious.

Jared Loughner Pleads Not Guilty To Expanded Indictment

Reuters | Tim Gaynor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

March 9, 2011 11:12:21 PM By Tim Gaynor TUCSON, Ariz(Reuters) - Tucson shooting rampage suspect Jared Loughner pleaded not guilty Wednesday ...

Men And Guns: Do Guys Have An Affinity For Steel?

Tom Matlack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Matlack

So as much as it makes us uncomfortable, guys, we all have to look in the mirror and ask ourselves, "What is going on? Why do we love guns and violence so much?"

Charity In The Face Of Tragedy: Donation Funds Honor Arizona Shooting Victims

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Philanthropy is playing an important role in helping people in Tucson -- and across the country -- respond to the mass shooting there. The family of ...

Arizona: Words Have Meaning

Marianne Williamson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Marianne Williamson

According to "A Course in Miracles," all minds are joined. While it appears to the physical eye that I am here and you are over there, on the level of...

Tucson: In the Blame Game, We All Lose

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Charles Karel Bouley

A mentally unbalanced person took a gun and opened fire on a "town hall" gathering in Tucson, AZ one sunny January weekend at the beginning of 2011. H...

Tucson: Time for Another Examination of Conscience

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

On November 22, 1963, Mummy told us that a bad man had shot Uncle Jack. His death forced a national bout of self-examination of a rage that, whether sensible or not, seemed to have set the stage for his murder.

John Roll: A Personal Memory

Michael McGown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael McGown

When I was forced to leave my post after a lengthy illness in 1984, John Roll sent me a handwritten note of good wishes. It was just like him to take the time to do that.

The Secret to Keeping Up with Your Kids on the Ski Slopes -- Mom's Ski Clinics

Eileen Ogintz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Eileen Ogintz

The Tucson grandmother was determined to get her groove back on skis. But the 65-year-old wasn't doing it for herself. She was doing it for her six grandkids -- all under the age of seven.

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Yes He Can: 'One Can A Week' Program Inspires Imitators

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Peter Norback took Barack Obama's campaign talk of hope and change to heart. He said it inspired him to launch a campaign to get his neighbors in Tucs...

In Tucson, Diversity Marks Congressman's Debate Watch Party

Jean Vickers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jean Vickers

Sitting in Tucson's 7th District Representative Raul Grijalva's campaign office watching the first presidential debate, one is struck by the variety of the individuals in the room. Beyond the marked ethnic diversity, there was generational diversity.