More than 450 monthly issues later, Bear Essential News celebrates 40 years! Read more

Over a million protesters joined March For Our Lives, crowding streets and sidewalks on Saturday, March 24. Read more

A report that an FBI wiretap intercepted Sean Miller discussing payments to a star basketball player has raised questions about the past and future of the sport and triggered reaction from many that they’re not surprised about the current firestorm. Read more

Teenagers jump into Kansas gubernatorial race, taking advantage of loophole in election rules.  Read more

Elon Musk sends Tesla Roadster into space with latest SpaceX launch. Read more

WASHINGTON - In the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting that left 17 dead, Arizona educators said they regularly grapple with the benefits and drawbacks of social media that gave students a firsthand account of the trauma, while empowering them to act. Read more

The University of Arizona campus will once again be filled by the Tucson Festival of Books on March 10 and 11, this time the tail end of the University of Arizona's spring break.   Read more

By Emily Richardson and Tatum Smith/Cronkite News

Arizona Senator Steve Farley attempts to pass a bill prohibiting texting while driving. Out of 47 states, Arizona is the last to cave in. Read more