MONSOON August 14, 2022

Two dozen rescued from Bear Canyon

Tucson Fire was called in to rescue the adults and children.
August 14, 2022

Sinema took Wall Street money while killing tax on investors

Some Democrats say it is indefensible.
ENVIRONMENTHOUSING August 14, 2022

3D printing and foam: Arizona organizations make homes more sustainable

Using technology to make the home of the future.
BORDERIMMIGRATION August 13, 2022

Housing options limited for migrants forced to wait in southern Mexico

Sleeping outside for some is seen as better than staying in a shelter.
CORONAVIRUS August 12, 2022

More Arizona counties have low COVID transmission

The CDC says a third of Arizona counties now are in the low transmission category.
BORDERIMMIGRATION August 12, 2022

Ducey orders crews to fill gaps in border wall

State contractors began moving and stacking 60-foot-long, 9-foot-tall shipping containers early Friday.
EDUCATION August 12, 2022

TUSD offering free childcare for the first time

Demand is high for before and afterschool services

The Buzz heads back to school

With classes back in session, we speak to educators about the coming school year.
FIREMONSOON August 11, 2022

Forest "greenup" could lead to increased mountain wildfire danger

Monsoon-assisted growth is expected to dry out and may provide fuel for potential fires.
IN DEPTH

Pima Community College opens early learning center

New facility will provide services to the children of PCC students

Sunnyside School District town hall highlights the need for school safety

Following the school shootings in Uvalde, Texas, the district is looking to close gaps

Strong sense of place

Tucson made big changes that had big impacts on its water consumption.

Cochise Democrats ready for the general election

The party wants to focus on issues.
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A caving project became a rescue mission after a dog was found 500 feet down
Dogs don't usually dwell in caves, but sure enough, there was a dog curled up on the mud floor.
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Fiona the Hippo gets a little brother
The 23-year-old mother Bibi carried the boy, who weighs at least roughly 60 pounds.
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A librarian collects all the things left in books — from love letters to old photos
Librarian Sharon McKellar collects the found artifacts and posts them on the library's website.
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The water came back
Poor water practices made the Santa Cruz River practically disappear, but new efforts have some water flowing again. And when there’s water in the desert, life follows quickly.
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A 105-mile-long city will snake through the Saudi desert. Is that a good idea?
It will cost hundreds of billions of dollars to build.
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“Not here for some agrarian fantasy”
Arizona plays a big role in providing Americans with fresh greens year-round, and its farmers are feeling the pressure to keep that going while cutting down on water. It’s also not an easy place to start farming from scratch.
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We know Greek statues weren't white. Now you can see them in color.
"For some, it will be a shock," said Max Hollein, the director of the museum. "But one has to understand that our current, whitewashed idea of Greek and Roman antiquity is wrong. It's false."
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The Large Hadron Collider will embark on a third run to uncover more cosmic secrets
Scientists plan to restart the particle accelerator this month to possibly better understand cosmic unknowns like dark matter.
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A mummified baby mammoth was found in Canada with intact hair, skin and tusks
Despite being buried for over 30,000 years, the baby mammoth found in Canada's Yukon territory still had hair, skin and tusks intact.
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