Monthly Archives: October 2010

Christmas earlier ever year: Holiday decor decks the halls of Tucson before Halloween

Christmas in July will soon be a reality since we’re already getting Christmas in mid-October. Stores used to wait until at least after Halloween. In the real good ole days, no self-respecting reindeer would rear its head until after Thanksgiving. … Continue reading

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Dumb Tucson criminals make cop job easier: Bumbling burglars and naive bank robber arrested in separate crimes

Law enforcement is a tough job, but sometimes a few dimwitted criminals come along that make a cop’s job a tad easier. Such was the case this week with an afternoon bank robbery from a suspect who appears to have … Continue reading

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Belly button lint World Record, woman keeps dead body in car – Rynski radio – UPDATE with playlist and download

It may have taken 26 years and plenty of color-coded jars of fibers, but an Australian man earned himself a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest collection of belly button lint. That story and more … Continue reading

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DPS officer assaulted, police vehicle stolen after traffic stop on pickup packed with suspected illegal aliens

You never know what you’ll get when you pull over a stolen pickup. You might get a tearful explanation, meek compliance or, as the Arizona Department of Pubic Safety found out Oct. 26, you could end up with a whole … Continue reading

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Colossal Cave tour Dos, Don'ts and colorful photo slide show

Colossal Cave rocks – literally. This cozy gem of an enclave is a quick trek from Tucson, with a variety of tours all year and special candlelight jaunts in honor of Halloween. Candlelight tours go for one more weekend. The … Continue reading

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SWAT standoff with wanted felon ends with tear gas, arrest, after 8 hours, 80 police personnel

Going in with guns blazing has become oh so painfully passé. For the second time this month, the Tucson Police Department spent a lot of manpower and time to end an extended standoff with a barricaded suspect, according to a … Continue reading

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Halloween hazards: Spooky eve one of top three holidays that can maim, inflame, injure or kill you

Halloween is spooky, creepy and downright scary – but not just because of the dressed-up ghoulies and goblins. Beware of Halloween hazards/Thinkstock As the tender pagan holiday draws nearer, more and more organizations are sending out news releases, announcements and … Continue reading

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