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Source: Missile took down jet in Ukraine

Vice President Joe Biden: The incident was "not an accident."

July 17, 2014 8:41 am Related

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Crews respond to swift water rescue, flash flood warning in effect

Crews respond to swift water rescue, flash flood warning in effect

An 8-year-old girl and her father are safe after a swift water rescue in a wash on Tucson's southeast side. 

July 13, 2014 8:00 pm Video Photos

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Severe storms reported west of Tucson

Severe storms reported west of Tucson

Up to 1 inch of rain possible with storms.

July 08, 2014 5:12 pmLoading…
Tucsonan to receive civilian medal from Congress

Tucsonan to receive civilian medal from Congress

Recognized for World War II service as member of Civil Air Patrol.

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Wildfire northeast of Tucson now 6,000 acres

Wildfire northeast of Tucson now 6,000 acres

Oak Fire being managed to benefit the environment

June 25, 2014 5:53 pmLoading…

1 Border Patrol agent killed, 1 injured in crash east of Tucson

One border patrol agent was killed and a second injured in a single-vehicle rollover near Benson Wednesday morning.

May 28, 2014 12:47 pm Related
More than 80 bike crashes documented on Tucson's new streetcar tracks

More than 80 bike crashes documented on Tucson's new streetcar tracks

It didn’t take Laura Balis long to understand the risk of riding her bike along Tucson’s modern streetcar tracks.

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Investigation ongoing in wreck that injured 6 Tucson teens

Investigation ongoing in wreck that injured 6 Tucson teens

The investigation is ongoing into the Wednesday night car wreck that injured six teenagers.

May 23, 2014 11:45 am Related

Hundreds fight Slide Fire as it moves toward Flagstaff

KACHINA VILLAGE — A wildfire that started in a scenic canyon snaked toward Flagstaff on Thursday, prompting residents of outlying areas to prepare to flee and blanketing the city in smoke. The human-caused Slide Fire started Tuesday and had burned 7.5 square miles in and around Oak Creek Ca…

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Tucson police: 1 killed, 1 injured in officer-involved shooting

Tucson police: 1 killed, 1 injured in officer-involved shooting

A man was killed and a woman was injured during a confrontation with two officers Wednesday night at a midtown apartment, Tucson police say.

May 22, 2014 6:14 am
Wrongway-driver, off-duty policeman killed in Tempe wreck

Wrongway-driver, off-duty policeman killed in Tempe wreck

TEMPE — An off-duty Mesa police officer driving home from work and a wrong-way driver who may have been impaired were killed early Monday morning in a head-on collision on a Phoenix-area freeway ramp. The 911 calls began coming in around 12:30 a.m. as the wrong-way driver's SUV headed do…

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Throwback Thursday: Fire at Old Tucson Studios

Throwback Thursday: Fire at Old Tucson Studios

Much of Old Tucson Studios burned to the ground in a devastating fire on April 24, 1995. The first firefighters on the scene were no match for the tinder-dry buildings on the Western movie set. The arson fire caused an estimated $10 million in damage to 70 percent of the structures on 70 acr…

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Higher penalties needed for unsafe workplaces, report says

Higher penalties needed for unsafe workplaces, report says

On the heels of revisions to Arizona’s occupational fall-protection standards, a national workplace safety report is calling for higher penalties for irresponsible employers and greater support for workers.

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Law and order briefs

Law and order briefs

Man arrested after fatal midtown crash

April 16, 2014 12:36 pm Photos

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Law and order briefs

Police ID man killed in Marana crash

April 08, 2014 12:05 am Related
In April in Southeastern Arizona, where there's smoke, there's a human-caused fire

In April in Southeastern Arizona, where there's smoke, there's a human-caused fire

The stage is set for wildland fires, but they don't have to start, say land managers.

April 02, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Robin Gomez: Deceptive marketing of the F-35

Robin Gomez: Deceptive marketing of the F-35

A group of civic and business leaders, calling itself the Southern Arizona Defense Alliance, has recently launched an effort to welcome the new F-35 Stealth Fighter to Tucson. Almost all of these leaders live outside the city of Tucson, far from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base and from Tucson I…

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Police: 5 killed in semi-truck crash on I-10

PHOENIX — The Arizona Department of Public Safety says five people have died in a crash involving a semi-truck on Interstate 10.

March 30, 2014 12:00 pm
Candle causes fire at midtown Tucson home

Candle causes fire at midtown Tucson home

A candle caused a fire that damaged a midtown home and displaced one person late Saturday night. 

March 30, 2014 10:22 am Photos

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Simple device aims to aid drivers when dust storms hit

Simple device aims to aid drivers when dust storms hit

CASA GRANDE — A small, relatively inexpensive device a meteorologist built at his Mesa home in his spare time might lead to a warning system to help drivers avoid dangerous dust storms that sweep across Interstate 10 between Tucson and Phoenix.

March 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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