The Arizona Diamondbacks announced that they're adding a luchador as an official mascot of the team, and some people are poking fun at the move, naturally.We're not sure if you've taken a look at the mascots around Major League Baseball recently, but a Mexican wrestler in a lucha libre mask is way b ... More >>
Artist makes God's creatures pay for our filthy transgressions
Letters from the issue of Thursday, June 2, 2005
AniZona 01: Watch line drawings of teenaged martial arts masters kicking heck out of demonic entities
Church of Body Modification
Aryanfest was hardly the badass event it billed itself. Shaved-headed men hugged each other like they were at a gay pride picnic.
Rio Salado Wetlands
What was the Audubon Society thinking when it named a pro-development Republican to head its new statewide effort?
With the rerelease of their 1988 debut, the Sand Rubies finally seem ready to start making music again
Ranch owner's feud with feds has been dragging on for 10 years
Governor Hull says it's time for inclusiveness in politics. Environmentalists say she won't give them the time of day.
Someone is shooting endangered Mexican gray wolves. The government's flawed reintroduction program helped put them in the crosshairs.
John McCain says he wants to save Spur Cross Ranch. Has he really gone Green, or is he just scrounging for greenbacks from a Cincinnati fat cat?
State Senator Russell Bowers is best known for his archconservatism, his assault on environmental regulations and . . . his fine art?
Dave Wegner's career with the Bureau of Reclamation seemed to be at peak flow. He had no idea it was about to run dry.
Where endangered Sonoran pronghorn antelope play under the roar of U.S. Air Force jets on live-fire bombing exercises
Witnesses say a Justice Department attorney physically attacked a lawyer for environmentalists
From spikedaces to spotted owls, the Southwest Center for Biological Diversity has logged the legal system and rewritten the book on environmental activism
Industries get a big say in rewrite of water-pollution laws; public may pick up tab
Phelps Dodge wants to turn a dusty plain of toxic mine tailings into what it says is an environment-friendly golf course near the Verde River. No one can be sure whether the unprecedented plan will work. But that hasn't stopped anyone from fighting abo
DIGGING AT GRANITE MOUNTAIN AND COPPER BASIN WOULD SCAR THE FACE OF PRESCOTT. PLANS HAVE BEEN STOPPED, BUT ONLY FOR A WHILE.
THE PEOPLE WHO BELONG TO FOR THE BIRDS TAKE EXTRAORDINARY PAINS TO SAVE INJURED BIRDS. SPARROWS. STARLINGS. YES, EVEN PIGEONS.
IF YOU'D LIKE TO GIVE INDUSTRY FREE REIN OVER ARIZONA'S NATURAL RESOURCES, YOU'LL LOVE THESE POLITICIANS
FOES OF THE MOUNT GRAHAM OBSERVATORY CELEBRATE A KEY VICTORY.
LAND BATTLE PITS REP. JON KYL (R-DEL WEBB CORP.) AGAINST REP. JIM BILBRAY (D-SUMMA CORP.)
THE WOODS ARE LOVELY, DARK AND DEEP; THE FOREST SERVICE HAS PROMISES TO KEEP