Lesson of the day: Social media is a good way to connect with friends, but a bad way to share child porn.The Tucson police department says a local swim coach was arrested after uploading images of child-pornography to a social media site.
If you're looking for someone to play in the iPhone game "Fun Run," you can add Republican Senator Jeff Flake's 15-year-old son Tanner, who plays under the name "N1ggerKiller."The teenager's offensive gaming screen name is just one slur he used on his Twitter account, which also includes statements ... More >>
Scripps College 1993 Yearbook Gabrielle Giffords, (Top L to R) Senior Photo, her senior page, sporting traditional Mennonite clothing, with her mother Gloria, and competing in an equestrian competition, The school careers of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and Jared Lee Loughner cou ... More >>
Jared Loughner had contact with Pima County sheriff's deputies at least four times prior to Saturday's shooting rampage.In an attempt to clear up any misconceptions that the Pima County Sheriff's Office had prior knowledge of death threats made by Jared Loughner -- accused of shooting ... More >>
Jared Loughner: the Face of a Madman.A former classmate of Jared Loughner, the man accused of the maniacal murders of six people -- and the senseless shooting of 14 others, including Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords -- tells New Times memories of Loughner "haunt me."Caitie Parker, a former classm ... More >>
Click on the icons above to reveal more infomation about Loughner's home, schools and key locations in the case. And click here to view the city and places in a larger map. Twenty-two-year-old Jared Loughner grew up in Tucson. He went (and dropped out of) high school there, and attended (and was thr ... More >>
Pima County Sheriff's Office Jared Lee Loughner Friends and high school classmates of Jared Lee Loughner haven't been shy with their reactions about the alleged assailant, some of which are posted on Facebook. Their comments relate that the 22-year-old was a "weirdo" and "outcast," an ... More >>
Jared Loughner is described as a "left-wing political radical."A classmate of the man accused of shooting Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords this morning describes him as "left wing" and a "pot head" in a series of posts on Twitter this afternoon.Caitie Parker did not immediately respond to o ... More >>
Ray HutsonA former teacher at a Mesa high school admitted to police today that he's been having sex with a student for nearly a month.Ray Hutson, a 36-year-old former teacher at Mountain View High School in Mesa, was arrested this morning after the 16-year-old victim told her parents the two had ... More >>
A 94-year-old Mexican woman was arrested at the border near Nogales for allegedly trying to smuggle almost 11 pounds of marijuana into Arizona. According to authorities, the woman said she was crossing the border for a day of shopping, but agents became suspicious and found bundles of pot taped f ... More >>
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Letters from the week of May 30, 2002
Bernie Busken may have gone too far in toughening his players. More likely, the world around him no longer goes far enough.
No makeup. No gimmick. No shtick. But does Mesa's fast-rising Jimmy Eat World really stand a chance against the likes of Britney and the Backstreet Boys?
The Taming of the Shrew
One year ago, Jimmy Eat World was just another Mesa indie band. Now it's a Capitol investment.
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