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City council approves changes to 'A' Mountain access

Arizona reports three cases of vaping-related respiratory illness

Damaging monsoon storm hits Eloy in Pinal County

Winslow man charged following discovery of four dead, nine emaciated horses

Arizona lawmaker sorry for comments about minorities, guns

  WATCH: Small plane catches on fire in Marana

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  Tucson murder suspects found hiding out in northern Arizona

  E-scooters causing concern with wheelchair users in Tucson

  E-scooters seem to be off to slow start after hitting Tucson streets

  Admitted cop killer David Murillo gets life in prison

Official: Arizona corrections officers vacancy rates on rise

McSally distances herself from GOP chair’s fundraising email

Arizona GOP scraps 2020 presidential primary

Arizona Republicans are scrapping their 2020 primary, joining GOP leaders in Nevada, South Carolina and Kansas in skipping primaries or caucuses next year

Police: Hostage held in SC home freed, armed man arrested following 3 hour standoff

The suspect has been identified as Dean Ryan Daugherty, 46, of Newberry.

  LOCKED DOWN: Arizona prisoners ask court to take control of health care

Lawyers challenging the quality of health care in Arizona's prisons asked a judge to take over responsibilities for providing inmate care and appoint an official to run medical and mental health services

  Vaping related deaths on rise across America

With so many people getting sick and lack of answers, federals officials are asking people to stop vaping now.

Arizona GOP head promises to stop ‘gun-grabber’ Mark Kelly ‘dead in his tracks’

  Update: Tucson man charged with murder in midtown homicide

Arizona Army National Guard detachment deploying overseas

  Tucson flautist fetches world mark, grabs Grammy in same year

  Military plane accidentally launches rocket near Tucson

Firm asks judge to vacate, alter Arizona copper mine ruling

  Oro Valley town council delays decision on golf courses, again

Town manager considering options to keep courses fully operational.

Marshal: Fugitive Tucson couple likely getting help to stay hidden

Authorities believe that a fugitive couple wanted in a killing in Arizona is getting help staying missing

Skunks test positive for rabies in Cochise County

The rabid animals were found in Hereford and Fort Huachuca.

Gilbert police still investigating death of girl in vehicle

Police in Gilbert say they're still investigating the death of a child who was left inside a vehicle for up to three hours on a hot day

Here’s your chance to make your precious pooch a social media darling

Phoenix-based Serendipit Consulting has launched a nationwide contest to create a brand identity for one lucky dog.

Ducey appoints Montgomery to Arizona Supreme Court

Republican Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is getting a spot on the Arizona Supreme Court

  KOLD INVESTIGATES: Battle over conditions inside Arizona prisons heating up

With millions at stake, the battle over conditions inside Arizona prisons is heating up.

Pentagon approves military construction cash to build border wall

Defense Secretary Mark Esper has approved the use of $3.6 billion in funding from military construction projects to build 175 miles of President Donald Trump's wall along the Mexican border.

Giraffe dies at Reid Park Zoo following respiratory problems

Elinor, a 20-year-old giraffe, died one day after showing signs of respiratory distress.

Autopsy report says NAU football player died of opioid overdose

Medical examiners say a Northern Arizona University football player died of an opioids overdose

UPDATE: Power restored after more than 4,000 TEP customers without power in southern Arizona

Storms damaged equipment and left more than 4,000 TEP customers in the dark on Monday, Sept. 2.

  Tucson group hosts car show for domestic violence awareness

A Tucson-area group hosted a car show this weekend to raise money and increase awareness for domestic violence.

Ex-Eloy corrections officer pleads guilty to sex with inmate

A female corrections officer accused of having sex with an inmate at an Eloy private prison has changed her plea to guilty

Federal authorities share new pics of escaped Arizona murder suspects

Authorities say there are no major leads still in the hunt for a fugitive couple accused of murder in Arizona

  UPDATE: Tucson couple finds baby bobcats in front yard

Homeowner looking for a FedEx package opens the door to find a delivery of a different kind

  Marana Police Department using grant to upgrade systems

AZTraCS will allow officers to scan registrations and licenses.

Man found guilty in fatal Tucson stabbing from 2017

James Reaves was convicted in the stabbing death of Damion Philipps, who died in January 2017.

UPDATE: Young Tucson girl dies days after being hit by vehicle on Flowing Wells Road

Belen Mejia-Renteria, 11, died after she was hit by a vehicle while crossing Flowing Wells near Prince Road.

Pima County suspends contract with private company after murder suspects escape

Pima County has suspended its contract with a private company after two murder suspects escaped during transport earlier this week.

Southern Arizonans can see impact of trade with Mexico on new website

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey wants to be part of the push for the new North American Trade Agreement, known as the USMCA.

  UPDATE: Regina Romero wins Democratic nod in Tucson mayoral race

Tucson residents cast their votes to help pick the next mayor and three city council members.

  US moves FEMA, Coast Guard money to fund border programs

The news comes as hurricane season is ramping up and Tropical Storm Dorian is heading toward Puerto Rico. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called the move "stunningly reckless."

Work on more border wall starts in Arizona, New Mexico

Work crews in Arizona and New Mexico forged ahead Friday with construction of taller border fencing funded through a national emergency declaration by President Donald Trump.

Tucson man charged with voting in two states in 2016 election

A Tucson man faces felony charges accusing him of voting in the 2016 presidential election in two different states

Boeing gets new contract for replacement wings for A-10 jets

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Boeing a contract for replacement wings for more than 100 A-10 jets, covering the remaining ground support jets still needing wing replacements

Arizona extends tuition rate for students in US illegally

Arizona universities are moving to expand access to a tuition rate paid by immigrants living in the country illegally

Illinois man to be sentenced for threatening Arizona senator

Sentencing is scheduled Monday for a Chicago man for leaving a threatening voicemail for a U.S. senator from Arizona during Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearings

Southwest Key could reopen shelters for immigrant kids in Arizona

A provider of shelters for immigrant children is looking to reopen two facilities that the state of Arizona forced it to shutter last year because of issues with employee background checks and allegations of abuse

Stabbing suspect on run in Tucson

A man was seriously hurt during a road rage incident in Tucson.

BREAKING: Authorities say missing elderly Pima County woman is home

The Pima County Sheriff's Department said Sandra Stone went missing early this morning from a home in the 1100 block of North Rio Mineral in Green Valley.

Stuck at the MVD office in Tucson this week? Here’s why!

The MVD regional office in Tucson was closed for training this week, leading to long lines at the other locations in town.

  Mexican tomatoes may be shut out of US market

The US Commerce Department is proposing a pair of changes to end the anti dumping investigation between Florida tomato growers and Mexican tomato growers.

Bill would OK land swap for University of Arizona’s new veterinary program

The University of Arizona would get ownership of a ranch that's now federal property under a proposed land swap intended to support the university's planned new veterinary program

Arizona copper mine ruling expected to have national impact

Experts say federal court ruling against planned Arizona mining project expected to have national repercussions

One killed, three injured in southeastern Arizona bee attack

A 73-year-old man from Duncan died following a bee attack in Cochise County.

Tucson-based Vector gets new CEO amid financial problems

Tucson-based aerospace company announced Vector Launch named John Garvey as new CEO.

  Arizona Department of Corrections Director Charles Ryan announces retirement

Charles Ryan is stepping down as the director of the Arizona Department of Corrections.

Recreational marijuana initiative may appear on 2020 ballot

Arizona voters may get a chance to decide again next year whether to legalize recreational marijuana

  Accused cop killer David Murillo pleads guilty to all charges to avoid death penalty

Authorities said David Ernesto Murillo killed Nogales police officer Jesus Cordova during a crime spree in April 2018.

ACLU sues over Trump’s fast-tracked deportations policy

The American Civil Liberties Union is challenging the Trump administration's sweeping expansion of deportation powers, saying it violates constitutional rights and could lead to errors

Portion of Ina Road overpass closes because of treated waste spill

A truck spilled treated waste on the Ina Road overpass.

IS IT YOU? Million dollar lottery ticket sold in Tucson

Someone bought a lottery ticket worth $1 million in Tucson.

  After 73 years of serving Tucson, Club 21 to close doors for good

Club 21 has hosted first dates, birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, graduations and reunions.

  Smoking age likely to increase to 21 in Pima County

The age to smoke or vape in Pima County may be changed to 21.

State trooper accused of threatening to kill co-worker

Authorities say an Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper has been arrested for allegedly threatening to kill another employee of the agency

Former Arizona lawmaker Don Shooter on life support

AZ Family political editor Dennis Welch reported former state lawmaker Don Shooter is extremely ill and on life support,

  UPDATE: Tucson toddler dies day after getting shot by another child

A 1-year-old Tucson child was seriously hurt in an apparent accidental shooting, police said.

Arizona-based Fox Restaurant Concepts to be bought by The Cheesecake Factory

The company that operates Blanco, North Italia, Zinburger, Culinary Dropout and Wildflower has been bought out.

Amazing video: Customers tackle gun-toting convenience store robbery suspect

A video of the incident from May 2018 was released this week by Maricopa County Attorney's Office.

After nine years on run, murder suspect arrested in Tucson

Authorities said Jimmy Kendell Siders and Raymond Rizzo murdered Max Moreno during a drug deal more than nine years ago.

Authorities: Pima County man sexually abused girl he was babysitting

Baudelio Rodriguez was found guilty of child molestation, sexual exploitation of a minor and sexual conduct with a minor.

Pinal County inmates to receive tablets in an effort to reduce recidivism

The launch of this technology is aimed at preparing inmates with 21st century skills to help them have a successful future.

Woman found dead inside Tucson home; man fighting for life

Authorities said a woman is dead and a man is fighting for his life after an incident at a home at 3800 East Blacklidge Drive.

UPDATE: I-19 northbound open again near Pima Mine Road following crash

An 18-wheeler rolled over early Monday morning on Interstate 19 northbound near Pima Mine Road.

Apply now for Women in Wildland Fire Boot Camp

According to a news release from the U.S. Forest Service, these are on-call positions and will provide support to wildland fire operations over the summer and can help pave the way for future employment and career advancement with the Forest Service.

Fallout from patient rape leads to Mesa hospital’s closing

Hacienda HealthCare announced Friday that it is shutting down Hacienda Children’s Hospital in Mesa.

New report ranks Tucson as second ‘most stressed’ city in Arizona

However, when stress reaches an unmanageable level that is when it becomes ‘chronic’ and that is not good. Chronic stress leads to health problems and loss of productivity.

  UPDATE: Suspect in officer involved shooting released from hospital, booked into Pima County Jail

Anyone who has information on the incident is asked to call 88-CRIME, they can remain anonymous.