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Reid Park Zoo's baby elephant zooms

Reid Park Zoo's baby elephant zooms

Nandi, the Zoo's 11-week-old elephant calf, gets SUPER EXCITED when her Zookeepers arrive each morning. She runs and spins and sometimes literally bounces off the walls. Here's a sample of what her keepers see every day.

November 07, 2014 1:45 pmLoading…
Northwest Fire responds to fire at abandoned building

Northwest Fire responds to fire at abandoned building

The Northwest Fire District crews responded to a vehicle fire at an abandoned building on 6401 N. Oracle Road just after midnight on Tuesday. The building was formerly occupied by a gas station and a smoke shop. The cause of the fire is still…

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Watch free fall from near-space

Watch free fall from near-space

Alan Eustace, a Google senior vice president, made history Friday with a near-space dive from a high-altitude balloon at approximately 135,000 feet.Eustace broke several records, including national record for highest exit altitude; world and …

October 27, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…
Video: Border Patrol shooting incident

Video: Border Patrol shooting incident

Border Patrol Agent Nicole Ballistrea reads a statement with details on the Oct. 24 shooting involving Border Patrol in Tucson.

October 24, 2014 6:53 pmLoading…
Solar eclipse time lapse

Solar eclipse time lapse

Watch a time lapse video of Thursday's solar eclipse. Taken from a live web feed of the McMath-Pierce telescope on Kitt Peak.

October 23, 2014 5:01 pmLoading…
Graffiti wash helps fill the Santa Cruz River

Graffiti wash helps fill the Santa Cruz River

A graffiti wash near Congress Street disburses water into the Santa Cruz River. Video by Samantha Munsey / Arizona Daily Star

October 08, 2014 3:49 pmLoading…
Santa Cruz River flows through 6th Street bridge

Santa Cruz River flows through 6th Street bridge

Santa Cruz River flows through 6th Street bridge on Oct. 8, 2014. Video by Samantha Munsey / Arizona Daily Star

October 08, 2014 3:42 pmLoading…
Santa Cruz River flows through downtown Tucson

Santa Cruz River flows through downtown Tucson

The Santa Cruz River is flowing bank to bank near the Congress Street bridge. Video by Samantha Munsey / Arizona Daily Star

October 08, 2014 3:27 pmLoading…
Rillito River flowing once again

Rillito River flowing once again

Heavy rainfall left the Rillito River flowing briskly near Craycroft Road Wednesday afternoon — never mind that the monsoon is officially over. Video by Doug Kreutz / Arizona Daily Star

October 08, 2014 2:02 pmLoading…
Video: Tucson fire investigates blaze at vacant house

Video: Tucson fire investigates blaze at vacant house

Tucson Fire Department responded to a fire in a vacant home on East Mabel Street near North Country Club Road at 2:09 a.m. on Oct. 5, 2014. Several people called 911 reporting smoke and flame coming from the home.Courtesy of the Tucson Fire D…

October 05, 2014 12:06 pmLoading…
Agent punches illegal immigrant

Agent punches illegal immigrant

Video camera footage showing a teen illegal immigrant being punched while in a Border Patrol holding cell. An agent is facing charges in the incident.

October 03, 2014 6:50 pm
Time lapse of Saturday's clouds over Tucson

Time lapse of Saturday's clouds over Tucson

The UA Department of Atmospheric Sciences' video of the past 90 minutes of cloud activity. This was downloaded at about 4:30 p.m. Sept. 27, 2014.

September 27, 2014 4:32 pmLoading…
Time lapse of Tuesday's storm rolling into Tucson

Time lapse of Tuesday's storm rolling into Tucson

The UA Department of Atmospheric Sciences' video of the past 90 minutes of cloud activity. This was downloaded at about noon Sept. 9, 2014.

September 09, 2014 12:16 pmLoading…
Watch Semba's baby stand up for the first time

Watch Semba's baby stand up for the first time

Reid Park Zoo's African elephant Semba gave birth to her third child on Wednesday.

August 21, 2014 4:56 pmLoading…
Video: John McCain on D-M's future

Video: John McCain on D-M's future

John McCain discusses possible future scenarios for Davis Monthan AFB.

August 20, 2014 5:28 pmLoading…
University Boulevard River

University Boulevard River

University Boulevard was flowing quite nicely after a midday monsoon cloudburst Thursday.Video by Doug Kreutz, Arizona Daily Star.

August 14, 2014 1:35 pmLoading…
Tom Beal rides the streetcar

Tom Beal rides the streetcar

Reporter Tom Beal rides the Tucson streetcar and runs into the godfather. 

July 25, 2014 6:59 pmLoading…
Ride the streetcar as fast as you can

Ride the streetcar as fast as you can

A time-lapse of the entire Tucson Streetcar route in 2:12 minutes. 

July 25, 2014 8:22 amLoading…
Oracle immigration protesters and supporters pause for National Anthem

Oracle immigration protesters and supporters pause for National Anthem

Ruben Moreno, part of Mariachi Luz de Luna, played "The Star-Spangled Banner" during a brief exchange between protestors and immigrant rights activists in Oracle, Ariz.Dozens of protestors were gathered north of Tucson today waiting for the e…

July 15, 2014 4:37 pmLoading…
Tucson monsoon captured on Sunday, July 13

Tucson monsoon captured on Sunday, July 13

This video of sideways rain near Golf Links and Prudence was taken by the Star's Myles Standish.

July 13, 2014 7:02 pmLoading…
Unattended grill sparks eastside Tucson house fire (2nd video)

Unattended grill sparks eastside Tucson house fire (2nd video)

An unattended grill sparked an eastside Tucson house fire June 26, 2014, that has left two people displaced.

June 27, 2014 9:29 amLoading…
Unattended grill sparks eastside Tucson house fire

Unattended grill sparks eastside Tucson house fire

An unattended grill sparked an eastside Tucson house fire June 26, 2014, that has left two people displaced.

June 27, 2014 9:24 amLoading…
'Lost Boy' finds life's missing pieces

'Lost Boy' finds life's missing pieces

Chris Koor Garang speaks about his experience as a Lost Boy, his life in America, and his responsibility for the family and country he left behind. Video by Perla Trevizo

June 22, 2014 2:37 pmLoading…
Arizona Party Bike

Arizona Party Bike

The people-powered Arizona Party Bike makes its pedal-spinning way along University Boulevard. Information about the bike: 369-5544. Video by Doug Kreutz.

June 13, 2014 3:30 pmLoading…

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