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When it rains, it pours – and in Tucson’s case it floods. On Sept. 8, the city received a downpour of rain from the post-tropical cyclone, Norbert.
The Oro Valley Police Department has switched from its BMW motorcycles to Victory Commander. Last week, the motor unit spent two days at the Marana Regional Airport getting familiar with their new wheels.
Ten years would have been too long to wait for a replacement to the Tomahawk cruise missile if the Department of Defense’s proposed $82 million cut to the missile system hadn’t been reversed by Congress, said Sen. John McCain.
A celebration of all things deliciously prickly pear. There will be exhibitors/vendors with prickly pear items to sample and to purchase. The manmy varied iems using prickly pear cactus range from mixes for margaritas, lemonade and even beer, to recipe books, medicines, and art.
(NAPSI)—When it comes to farm machinery, fertilizer application equipment may not capture as much attention as powerful tractors and big combines, but they are just as important to the success of American agriculture. Self-propelled and pull-type fertilizer spreaders, as well as tenders, play an essential role in applying nutrients to maximize crop production and help farmers meet global food demand.
The Tucson REALTORS® Charitable Foundation (TRCF) has awarded $5,000 to four local non-profit organizations as part of its quarterly distribution program.
1. Obama sends Holder to Ferguson
(BPT) - For decades – and thanks in no small part to the success of the TV show “The Love Boat” – it seemed that in the minds of most travelers, a cruise vacation automatically implied a languid ocean voyage aboard an oversized ship shared with hundreds, if not thousands, of other passengers.
Since August 2012, the Oro Valley Police Department (OVPD) Criminal Investigations Unit, along with the Tucson Airport Authority Police Department (TAAPD), has been working on a fraud case involving Brittney Leigh Underwood. The investigation revealed there were more than 40 people victimized by Underwood and more than $85,000 dollars fraudulently charged by her. On August 11, 2014, Underwood accepted a plea agreement and was sentenced to 14 years in prison for the following charges: aggravated taking identity of another, fraud schemes and forgery.
1. Israelis and Palestinians agree to new, 72-hour cease-fire
1. Arizona inmate gasps for 90 minutes during execution
1. Kerry arrives in Israel to push peace
1. Obama tightens sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine crisis
1. Israel accepts an Egyptian cease-fire deal, but Hamas rejects it
1. Germany beats Argentina in World Cup final
1. Israel steps up its Gaza offensive as death toll rises
1. Israel steps up airstrikes after volley of rocket fire from Gaza
1. TSA bans uncharged cell phones from U.S.-bound flights
1. Security tightened for U.S.-bound flights over bomb fears