Mark your calendars for National CleanUp Day

This is a day set aside for individuals and organizations to unite for the purpose of reducing litter in their communities in every part of the world.

  Water rescues underway as Imelda drenches parts of Texas

Forecasters warned that Imelda could bring up to 35 inches (90 centimeters) of rain this week in some areas of Texas through Friday. The storm system also brought the risk of severe weather and prompted tornado warnings Thursday morning in the areas hit hardest by the flooding.
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1 in 5 Americans can’t name a single branch of the government, study finds

The Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania surveyed 1,104 adults between Aug. 16 and Aug. 27. With a 3.6% margin of error, the study found 22% of respondents failed to name a branch of the government.

TOP STORIES

  South-side neighborhood on edge after teen boy found dead near park

  Changes to Tucson recycling program coming soon

  Circle K launches program to help offset carbon emissions

UPDATE: Valencia, Camino de la Tierra intersection reopens after crash

  Disturbance reported at Islamic Center of Tucson on 9/11

A man reportedly shouted obscenities to people at the center.
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  Delta flight makes emergency landing in Fla. after plunging 30,000 feet

An issue with cabin pressure caused panic aboard a Delta flight as the pilot made an emergency landing.

  UPDATE: Police say teen fatally shot on Tucson’s south side

LOCKED DOWN: Federal judge says ADC’s monitoring of prisoners’ out-of-cell time must be viewed with heavy dose of skepticism

  Tucson Sugar Skulls name Dixie Wooten head coach

UPDATE: Police cancel Silver Alert for missing Yuma man

  Pima County corrections officer praised for quick action

UPDATE: Police chase leads to temporary closure on I-10 eastbound near Marana

  Millennials add emojis, pictures and bitmojis to resumes

  Tucson City Council making changes to A Mountain

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  U.S. Navy: Mysterious UFO videos are real

The U.S. Navy has finally acknowledged that videos appearing to show UFOs flying through the air are real and were recorded years ago by fighter pilots.

SPORTS

  Tucson Sugar Skulls name Dixie Wooten head coach

Report: Book Richardson told undercover agents he paid to ensure recruit’s eligibility

Former UA assistant coach was allegedly explaining complexity of recruiting

MORE TOP STORIES

  Too close for comfort: ICT worried about beer sales across the street

Avra Valley Fire responds to mobile home fire

  Piece of sculpture missing for 50 years found in Bisbee antique store

PCSD pursuing motorcycle after driver refused to stop on northwest side

  Local nurses prepare to go on strike

For the first time ever, nurses will go on strike in Arizona.
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  Teen stabbed to death as dozens watched, videoed and streamed his final moments

A teen's murder was live-streamed on social media and recorded by dozens of people who watched and did nothing to help, according to police.

Sierra Vista suspect turns himself in after shooting incident

City council approves changes to 'A' Mountain access

Police track down carjacking, Footlocker robbery suspect on south side

GRAPHIC: Photos reveal harsh conditions migrants face at hands of smugglers