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City's texting-while-driving law results in few tickets

City's texting-while-driving law results in few tickets

Tucson police say texting ban is too hard to enforce.

August 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Girl, 9, struck by bullet in road rage battle

Girl, 9, struck by bullet in road rage battle

A 9-year-old girl was struck in the leg by gunfire.

July 17, 2014 9:15 pm Photos

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Tucson's SynCardia wins key FDA approval

Tucson's SynCardia wins key FDA approval

A small portable driver for its temporary artificial heart is OK'ed.

July 16, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

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Brake light system aims to get drivers' attention

Brake light system aims to get drivers' attention

Tucson company turns a vehicle's solid red brake light into attention-getter. 

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Tucson police: Driver who killed bicyclist was high

Tucson police: Driver who killed bicyclist was high

Cops say his car struck her from behind on Speedway near Main.

June 19, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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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
Law and order briefs

Law and order briefs

Utility crew finds body in manhole

May 20, 2014 12:00 am Related
3 people hurt in head-on crash in NW Tucson

3 people hurt in head-on crash in NW Tucson

Three people were injured —  one seriously — in a head-on crash in the intersection of West Cortaro Farms and North Thornydale Road on Monday.

May 12, 2014 1:09 pm
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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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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Teen killed in crash in Corona de Tucson

Teen killed in crash in Corona de Tucson

A 17-year-old driver was killed in a single-vehicle roll over in Corona de Tucson Saturday evening. 

April 13, 2014 10:40 am

Gretchen Nielsen: On giving up my car and riding the bus

I don’t know if I was simply deep in thought or if I had one of those little seizures that are common among people my age when I allowed my car to drift into the intersection after I had stopped for a red light. I don’t remember being struck by the oncoming vehicle. I do recall a nice man as…

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More than 300 pounds of marijuana found in SUV in Pinal County

More than 300 pounds of marijuana found in SUV in Pinal County

Pinal County Sheriff's deputies arrested two men and seized 330 pounds of marijuana, during a traffic stop last week. 

March 24, 2014 3:30 pm Photos

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3 running against 2 incumbents in Sunnyside recall election

3 running against 2 incumbents in Sunnyside recall election

Two incumbents will defend their seats against three challengers in the Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board recall election in May.

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One critically injured; unrestrained baby not hurt in NW Tucson crash

One critically injured; unrestrained baby not hurt in NW Tucson crash

Three people were injured, one critically in a crash involving two vehicles on Tucson's northwest side. 

February 24, 2014 12:57 pm Video

Jury clears driver of most charges in deadly Vail wreck

The defense attorney implored jurors to listen for a voice from the afterlife in their deliberations.

January 14, 2014 5:00 pm

Pima County courthouse roundup

Man pleads guilty to gun charge, chase

January 07, 2014 12:00 am
Arizona DOC officer accused of having sex with inmate

Arizona DOC officer accused of having sex with inmate

PHOENIX  — An Arizona Department of Corrections officer is accused of having sex with an inmate in the back of a state prison van. Authorities say 26-year-old Anthony James Marotta is being held on suspicion of two counts of unlawful sexual conduct with an inmate. His bond is set at $15,000…

January 02, 2014 5:33 pm Related

Holidays past: Father-son team bring Santa to Winterhaven

Each day through Jan. 4, we will publish stories from the Arizona Daily Star and Tucson Citizen news archives. This Star article is from Dec. 22, 1956.

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