U.S. could learn from Canada’s corporate tax plan

U.S. could learn from Canada’s corporate tax plan

From NCPA Canada’s low corporate tax rates have been a focus of discussion as the nation gears up for its general elections in October. The New Democratic Party hopes to increase taxes on corporate profits, a disclosure that jeopardizes Canada’s future as a tax haven, and calls Americans to closely examine what the United States […]

Scott Dyke: Glimpse into Apacheria lore & life

Scott Dyke: Glimpse into Apacheria lore & life

By Scott Dyke Part one of two Distortions of history of the American West have been numerous, none more prevalent than works depicting the American Indian. The movies created even a worse deformity. A prime example of factual omissions is the blockbuster book “Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee.” Sparing you details, let’s just say […]

Good riddance to the Export-Import Bank!

Good riddance to the Export-Import Bank!

By David Williams / Taxpayers Protection Alliance At midnight on June 30, 2015, the authorization for the Export-Import Bank expired.  That means that the 80-year old organization is no longer authorized to make loans.  This was a major victory for taxpayers.  But, the fight is not over because there is talk that Congress will try […]

Robot-preventable accidents

Robot-preventable accidents

By Mike Shedlock Improper training of a Taiwan pilot took the lives of 43 people in February. In a report just released, the pilot’s last recorded words were “wow, pulled back the wrong side throttle”. Please consider TransAsia Crash Pilot Pulled Wrong Throttle, Shut Down Sole Working Engine. The captain of a TransAsia Airways ATR […]

1858 – Gold found in Kansas Territory

1858 – Gold found in Kansas Territory

Staff Report / Southern Arizona News-Examiner July 5 1858- Kansas Territory (present day Colorado)- William Green Russell and a party of whites and Cherokees from Georgia discover gold on the future site of Denver. 1858- Texas- a new wagon road from Fort Yuma to El Paso skirting the Gila Desert is completed. 1861- Cartage, Missouri- […]

Tucson digital traffic sign hacked

Tucson digital traffic sign hacked

A digital road sign on Pantano Road near 22nd Street in Tucson was hacked last week. The sign read “Zombies ahead,” and “nuclear fall-out truck spill, turn around now.” According to Mike Graham of the City of Tucson, Trafficade, the contractor who owns the signs, was alerted to the signs early Thursday morning. The signs […]

Art Sloane: Veterans Voice

Art Sloane: Veterans Voice

By Art Sloane V-J Day, which stands for Victory over Japan, took place on Aug. 15, but the treaty was signed on the Battleship Missouri on Sept. 2. To commemorate the peace treaty’s 70th anniversary, the Republic of China (Taiwan) Veteran’s Association of Phoenix, The American Legion Judge Thomas Tang Post 50 and the Unified […]

New Arizona gun laws now in effect

New Arizona gun laws now in effect

By Alan Korwin / Gun Laws.com Slow Session Yields a Few Good Gun Laws Arizona had its shortest legislative session since 1968, but it still kept gun-rights activists busy. All the bad bills — those that would infringe on gun rights — were killed, but some very important good ones died as well. Of the […]

Confederate flag continues to fly high despite NASCAR’s stern warnings

Confederate flag continues to fly high despite NASCAR’s stern warnings

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Steven Rebenstorf has numerous flags flying atop his canopy tent inside Daytona International Speedway. The Confederate flag is front and center. It’s been like that for years, and the 57-year-old Rebenstorf has no plans to take it down – not even if NASCAR decides to ban the embattled flag from its […]

Arizona athletics announces 39th Sports Hall of Fame class

Arizona athletics announces 39th Sports Hall of Fame class

By Natasha Harrison / UA Sports Information Office The University of Arizona Sports Hall of Fame Selection Committee has chosen five individuals and four NCAA Championship RELAY teams for induction into the University of Arizona Sports Hall of Fame. The new class of inducted honorees will be recognized during an on-field presentation at halftime of […]