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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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Dozens of train cars derail near Picacho Peak

Dozens of train cars derail near Picacho Peak

The cause of the derailment isn't immediately known.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Family tradition: 4 generations share same enlist date

Family tradition: 4 generations share same enlist date

Riley Chapman is fourth in his family to enlist on Sept. 17.

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Man in suspicious death ID'd

Man in suspicious death ID'd

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

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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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4 arrested in border drug busts

4 arrested in border drug busts

Agents seized cocaine, meth in the three incidents.

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Street Smarts: Tiny street honors famous Tucson architect

Street Smarts: Tiny street honors famous Tucson architect

A block-long street in the Sam Hughes Neighborhood honors Josias Joesler.

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Flood Watch for Pima as Odile spreads moisture

Flood Watch for Pima as Odile spreads moisture

The moisture from the hurricane could bring heavy rainstorm to Arizona.

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School mural intended to promote education

School mural intended to promote education

About 40 volunteers helped with the mural at Elvira Elementary School.

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