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Sen. Flake: End to NAFTA Would Hurt U.S. Economy

Flake predicted a rise in unemployment, farm subsidies and illegal immigration if trade deal is ended.

Manufacturing, Federal Spending Expected to Push Tucson Economy in 2018

Annual forecast predicts growth rate of at least the national average, with growth in many prominent Tucson sectors.

Raytheon Tucson Receives 'Superior' Rating In Security Audit

Facility has maintained rating for six consecutive years.

Tucson Rent Increases Outpace National Average

Lack of new home construction could be reason for rent increases.

Outdoor Office Created at Downtown Library Homeless Hang

Plan for Jacome Plaza includes efforts to set up homeless visitors with services that could help them get back on their feet.

Novel Topic, Campaign Announcement Slow NAFTA Talks, Expert Says

Round 5 of negotiations wraps up, leaving skepticism the deal will conclude in 2018.

Mexico Preparing For Future Without NAFTA

As U.S. trade rep shows frustration in negotiationa, Mexico prepares for NAFTA to end.

Avoiding Black Friday? Hold On For Small Business Saturday

Local businesses and groups capitalize on the day with deals, events and free streetcar rides.

AAA: Nearly 1 Million Arizonans Will Travel Thanksgiving Weekend

Many travelers will drive, but an increasing number are flying to their destination.

Tucson Housing Market Cools as Holidays Approach

Low inventory continues to be a problem, also affecting Tucson's rental market.

October Jobs Report Shows Growth in Arizona, Losses in Tucson

Jobless rate for Arizona dropped to its lowest point in a decade, while Tucson shed jobs.

Tucson Airport Adding Route to Austin

New route connects city to another of the region's tech hubs.

McSally Asks Tucson Businesses for Input on Tax Reform

Congresswoman says she supports a 25 percent tax rate for small businesses.

Facing Loss of State Funding, Bisbee to Roll Back Bag Ban

Version of resolution being drafted would make the ban voluntary, but reserve the city's right to challenge the state in court.

New TSA Policies Could Mean Longer Waits During Busy Season at Tucson Airport

Airport officials advise arriving at least 90 minutes before flights while staff adjust to new policies and the increase in travelers.

Elections, New Proposals Could Delay NAFTA Deal

Expert thinks trade talks were extended because US negotiators introduced food trade as a topic.

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