| Jan 10, 2011
| 3:57 AM
TUCSON -- Heroes are now emerging from Saturday's attempted assassination of Rep. Gabriella Giffords that left six people dead and 14 others wounded.
When the shooting started outside the Safeway supermarket during the congresswoman's public event,...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 6:20 PM
A sheriff in Arizona working on the shooting that happened Saturday said he believes some radio talk show hosts and even politicians have taken the level of rhetoric so high in recent years that something like this was bound to happen.
| Jan 11, 2011
| 5:32 AM
On Saturday morning just after 11, the quiet, working-class Tucson neighborhood suddenly filled with sheriff's patrol cars and FBI agents. They quickly cordoned off the North Soledad Avenue home of Amy and Randy Loughner, who were out shopping.
| Jan 16, 2011
| 1:42 PM
TUCSON, Ariz. -- In an unexpected twist to the Arizona shootings, a man wounded in the attack was arrested and taken for a psychiatric exam after an outburst at a town hall meeting, during which he took a picture of a tea party leader and yelled "you're...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 4:28 AM
The two teenagers were in an old minivan just before midnight, driving through their scrubby neighborhood on the outskirts of Tucson when they were pulled over by sheriff's deputies. The driver and his passenger, Jared Lee Loughner, both smelled...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 4:32 PM
The faxes appeared after Senator Leland Yee called out talk show host Rush Limbaugh for making fun of Chinese language and culture on live radio.
Yee spokesman Adam Keigwin says instead, Limbaugh compared himself to a 1960's comedian. "People used to...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 10:18 AM
Authorities on Tuesday released two new booking photos of Jared Loughner, the college dropout accused in the Arizona shooting rampage.
The 22 year-old Loughner is smiling slightly in the photos taken from the front and the back, and released by the U.S....
| Mar 13, 2008
About 800 small dogs, including Chihuahuas, terriers and Pomeranians, were seized from a triple-wide mobile home whose occupants were overwhelmed trying to care for the animals, authorities said Wednesday.
Pima County sheriff's deputies and animal...
| Jul 26, 2010
| 4:32 PM
By JACQUES BILLEAUD and AMANDA LEE MYERS Associated Press Writers PHOENIX (AP) â As the days tick down until the Arizona immigration law takes effect, the state stands as a monument to the anger over illegal immigration that is present in so many...
| Aug 24, 2010
| 4:35 PM
2010 has seen illegal immigration become firmly embedded as a point of contention in the partisan warfare dominating today's political environment. The passage of Arizona's immigration law SB1070 (partially blocked by a District Court injunction)...
| Aug 24, 2005
In the breathtakingly beautiful Sonoran desert, the clutter is stunning.
Everywhere there are baby bottles and torn women's shoes and ripped backpacks and empty water jugs and crumpled prayer books and dusty heaps of clothes left behind by migrants...