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Officials: Stay safe during storms

Officials: Stay safe during storms

If rain severe, they urge residents to stay home.

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UA may close campus and suspend classes Wednesday

UA may close campus and suspend classes Wednesday

Closure depends on flooding and road conditions; go to www.arizona.edu

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Bicyclist struck by car on east side

Bicyclist struck by car on east side

Bicyclist wearing helmet; serious but not life-threatening injuries. 

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Weather Channel's Cantore in Tucson

Weather Channel's Cantore in Tucson

Hopes the heavy rain doesn't lead to catastrophic floods.

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School district events affected by weather

School district events affected by weather

Marana district cancels after-school activities Wednesday.

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Elderly man shot multiple times died

Elderly man shot multiple times died

Victim, 72, dies at University of Arizona Medical Center.

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Man sought in serial burglary case

Man sought in serial burglary case

Oro Valley Police link 26-year-old man to numerous car burglaries.

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'Tucson in 100 Objects' now free for tablets

'Tucson in 100 Objects' now free for tablets

Tucson in 100 Objects is now a free magazine app for tablets. 

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Record rainfall amounts for S. Arizona

Record rainfall amounts for S. Arizona

Records could fall during the next several days.

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Republicans troubled by independents' impact in primary

Republicans troubled by independents' impact in primary

PHOENIX — Republicans may try to block independents from participating in future party primaries after their turnout in last month’s election.

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TUSD candidates: Public schools offer more than charters

TUSD candidates: Public schools offer more than charters

TUSD Governing Board candidates continue to sound off on educational issues as part of their bids for seats in Tucson’s largest school district.

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Former Wildcat Dobyns awarded $173,000 in ATF suit

Ex-agent says ATF did not protect his family after he infiltrated biker gang.

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Multiple campaign violations alleged in TUSD board race

Multiple campaign violations alleged in TUSD board race

Michael Hicks and Debe Campos-Fleenor address allegations. 

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Dozens of cars derail near Picacho Peak

Dozens of cars derail near Picacho Peak

The cause of the derailment isn't immediately known, but weather is suspected.

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Mom accused in daughter's death deemed fit for trial

Mom accused in daughter's death deemed fit for trial

Kiyana Higgins is accused of child abuse and first-degree murder.

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Tucson fights release of cellphone tracking efforts

Tucson fights release of cellphone tracking efforts

Releasing information about cellphone traffic jeopardizes national security, city says.

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Photos: Train derailment near Picacho

Photos: Train derailment near Picacho

Thirty nine cars derailed from a Union Pacific train, possibly toppled by a strong microburst. 

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Odile moisture to bring heavy rain Wednesday

Odile moisture to bring heavy rain Wednesday

Tropical storm Odile moves north, heavy rain projected for Wednesday.

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Tucson Giving: Doulas are a lifesaver for new moms

Tucson Giving: Doulas are a lifesaver for new moms

Doulas work with new moms who need help.

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Multiple Pacific storms rare for Arizona

Multiple Pacific storms rare for Arizona

Back-to-back tropical storms rare for this region.

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Raytheon to produce guided rocket kits for UAE

Raytheon to produce guided rocket kits for UAE

The TALON laser-guided rocket kits will be produced in Tucson.

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Education notes: Sunnyside students to explore medical careers

Education notes: Sunnyside students to explore medical careers

Education news from Southern Arizona schools.

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Purina assesses Flagstaff grain-tower fire; 4 hurt

Purina assesses Flagstaff grain-tower fire; 4 hurt

An explosion and fire in the grain elevator on Sunday injured four workers.

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Photos: Weather Channel's Jim Cantore tracks strom from Tucson

Photos: Weather Channel's Jim Cantore tracks strom from Tucson

The Weather Channel's meteorologist Jim Cantore is in Tucson chasing the impacts of tropical storm Odile.

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427 reader-submitted photos of Tucson sunsets

427 reader-submitted photos of Tucson sunsets

Check out these photos of Tucson sunsets submitted by Star readers.

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Correction

A story on Page D1 Sunday (“City-based Commerce Bank hits rating cellar”) misidentified the bank acquisition for which Commerce Bank of Arizo…

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Deaths

Deaths

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted.

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Speculation swirls over Fed language on rate hike

Speculation swirls over Fed language on rate hike

Signals the Fed sends this week may move the financial markets.

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Tuesday police radar vans

Tuesday police radar vans

Tucson police radar vans are snapping photos at these locations today:

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