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  • Arizona border officials arrest 2 men, seize meth worth $370,000

    Arizona border officials arrest 2 men, seize meth worth $370,000

    Thursday, June 21 2018 6:55 AM EDT2018-06-21 10:55:08 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-06-21 15:43:36 GMT
    (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol)(Source: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol)
    (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol)(Source: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol)

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials in Arizona say its agents have arrested an American and a Mexican in two separate smuggling attempts that collectively resulted in the seizure of some 123 pounds (56 kilograms) of methamphetamine worth about $370,000. 

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials in Arizona say its agents have arrested an American and a Mexican in two separate smuggling attempts that collectively resulted in the seizure of some 123 pounds (56 kilograms) of methamphetamine worth about $370,000. 

  • AZ Board of Education to discuss if teachers could be disciplined for participating in Red for Ed walkout

    AZ Board of Education to discuss if teachers could be disciplined for participating in Red for Ed walkout

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:35:42 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-06-21 15:43:08 GMT
    (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
    (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    The Arizona Board of Education is scheduled to discuss if it has the authority to discipline teachers who participated in April's Red for Ed walkout.

    The Arizona Board of Education is scheduled to discuss if it has the authority to discipline teachers who participated in April's Red for Ed walkout.

  • Salvation Army needs your help with dangerous temps on the way

    Salvation Army needs your help with dangerous temps on the way

    Thursday, June 21 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-06-21 14:45:52 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    Since Operation Chill Out was launched on June 1, Salvation Army representatives say they have received many donations from the community. However, they want to make sure they are stocked for the rest of the summer.

    Since Operation Chill Out was launched on June 1, Salvation Army representatives say they have received many donations from the community. However, they want to make sure they are stocked for the rest of the summer.

  • Litter a growing problem at Saguaro National Park

    Litter a growing problem at Saguaro National Park

    Thursday, June 21 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-06-21 12:57:32 GMT
    Litter found in Saguaro National Park has included everything from beer cans to batteries and cell phones. (Source: KOLD News 13)Litter found in Saguaro National Park has included everything from beer cans to batteries and cell phones. (Source: KOLD News 13)

    If you walk along the trails in the Saguaro National Park or look closely at the sides of roads as you drive by you may notice something other than nature: trash.

    If you walk along the trails in the Saguaro National Park or look closely at the sides of roads as you drive by you may notice something other than nature: trash.

  • Action Day: Dangerous heat expected on Friday

    Action Day: Dangerous heat expected on Friday

    Thursday, June 21 2018 8:11 AM EDT2018-06-21 12:11:24 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    The Tucson News Now First Alert weather team has called an Action Day for Friday, June 22, because of expected dangerous heat in southern Arizona.

    The Tucson News Now First Alert weather team has called an Action Day for Friday, June 22, because of expected dangerous heat in southern Arizona.

  • People and dog attacked by swarm of bees in midtown

    People and dog attacked by swarm of bees in midtown

    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:14 AM EDT2018-06-21 05:14:28 GMT
    (Source: TFD)(Source: TFD)

    Multiple Tucson Fire Department units responded to the area of Oracle and Limberlost after bees stung several people on Wednesday afternoon.

    Multiple Tucson Fire Department units responded to the area of Oracle and Limberlost after bees stung several people on Wednesday afternoon.

  • Pima County homeless population at lowest level in six years, count says

    Pima County homeless population at lowest level in six years, count says

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:28:17 GMT

    The total number of homeless people in Pima County is going down, according to the new data from the group of volunteers that counts them. The data collected by the Tucson Pima Collaboration to End Homelessness (TPCH)  shows that the total number of "persons experiencing homelessness" in Pima County is 1,380. The numbers were gathered on the night of January 23, 2018, by 244 volunteers on the 2018 Street Count. 

    The total number of homeless people in Pima County is going down, according to the new data from the group of volunteers that counts them. The data collected by the Tucson Pima Collaboration to End Homelessness (TPCH) shows that the total number of "persons experiencing homelessness" in Pima County is 1,380. 

  • High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

    High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

    Thursday, June 21 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-06-21 14:32:03 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-06-21 17:14:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko, File). FILE - This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington.  The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax. The 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, who said they were lo...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko, File). FILE - This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington. The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax. The 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, who said they were lo...

    The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax.

    The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax.

  • Adult popsicles pack more alcohol than a glass of wine

    Adult popsicles pack more alcohol than a glass of wine

    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-06-21 17:13:23 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:13 PM EDT2018-06-21 17:13:23 GMT
    The Buzz Pop Cocktails flavors include Blueberry Mania, Mango Passion-Fruit and Moscow Mule. (Source: Pixabay)The Buzz Pop Cocktails flavors include Blueberry Mania, Mango Passion-Fruit and Moscow Mule. (Source: Pixabay)

    The Buzz Pop Cocktails flavors include Blueberry Mania, Mango Passion-Fruit and Moscow Mule.

    The Buzz Pop Cocktails flavors include Blueberry Mania, Mango Passion-Fruit and Moscow Mule.

  • Pokemon Go battle between adults leads to real-life assault charges

    Pokemon Go battle between adults leads to real-life assault charges

    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-06-21 15:47:58 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-06-21 16:32:22 GMT
    Someone's phone is shown as they attempt to catch a charmander in Pokemon Go. (AP Photo/Thomas Cytrynowicz)Someone's phone is shown as they attempt to catch a charmander in Pokemon Go. (AP Photo/Thomas Cytrynowicz)

    A 71-year-old father and his adult son allegedly teamed up against the man, with the father holding the man down while the son hit him, causing facial lacerations, an injury to the tip of his finger and a serious eye injury.

    A 71-year-old father and his adult son allegedly teamed up against the man, with the father holding the man down while the son hit him, causing facial lacerations, an injury to the tip of his finger and a serious eye injury.

  • Owners dealing with melted cars after construction fire

    Owners dealing with melted cars after construction fire

    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-06-21 15:51:48 GMT

    The fire was so hot and bright it lit up the morning sky. That is what one student saw across the street from the construction site fire from yesterday. Danny lives at the University Vista apartments. He’s a grad student at the U of A. He saw the fire and raced to get his car. It was too late, the fire was so hot and dangerous that he was not able to get it. His car was one of a dozen cars that had damage from the fire. He tells us, the back bumper a...

    The fire was so hot and bright it lit up the morning sky. That is what one student saw across the street from the construction site fire from yesterday. Danny lives at the University Vista apartments. He’s a grad student at the U of A. He saw the fire and raced to get his car. It was too late, the fire was so hot

  • Thursday morning forecast (June 21)

    Thursday morning forecast (June 21)

  • PACC offering free microchips through July 3

    PACC offering free microchips through July 3

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:50 PM EDT2018-06-21 03:50:50 GMT
    Pima Animal Care Center is offering free microchips for pets through Tuesday, July 3. (Source: PACC)Pima Animal Care Center is offering free microchips for pets through Tuesday, July 3. (Source: PACC)

    Pima Animal Care Center is offering free microchips for pets through Tuesday, July 3.

    Pima Animal Care Center is offering free microchips for pets through Tuesday, July 3.

  • AZGFD and U.S. Forest Service advise on the dangers of mountain lions

    AZGFD and U.S. Forest Service advise on the dangers of mountain lions

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 10:37 PM EDT2018-06-21 02:37:12 GMT

    The more times you take to the trails at Sabino Canyon, the more likely you are to come across wildlife. "I'm out here every day," said Ben Markwart, who was running through the area on Wednesday. Markwart isn't a stranger to Sabino Canyon.  His friend Kevin Cross joined him on Wednesday. Cross frequents the area a few times a week. 

    The more times you take to the trails at Sabino Canyon, the more likely you are to come across wildlife. "I'm out here every day," said Ben Markwart, who was running through the area on Wednesday. Markwart isn't a stranger to Sabino Canyon. 

  • Family Finder: Nehimiah waiting for family with big heart

    Family Finder: Nehimiah waiting for family with big heart

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-06-20 20:30:24 GMT
    (Source: Arizona's Children Association)(Source: Arizona's Children Association)
    (Source: Arizona's Children Association)(Source: Arizona's Children Association)

    Nehimiah has been lucky enough to be placed with a great foster family but he is need of a permanent home. He loves to be cuddled and loves listening to music.

    Nehimiah has been lucky enough to be placed with a great foster family but he is need of a permanent home. He loves to be cuddled and loves listening to music.

  • BREAKING

    Sabino Canyon may be without shuttle for months

    Sabino Canyon may be without shuttle for months

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 6:54 PM EDT2018-06-20 22:54:31 GMT
    Riders on Sabino Canyon tram. (Source: Tucson News Now)Riders on Sabino Canyon tram. (Source: Tucson News Now)
    Riders on Sabino Canyon tram. (Source: Tucson News Now)Riders on Sabino Canyon tram. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    Sabino Canyon may be without its shuttle system for months, according to the U.S. Forest Service.

    Sabino Canyon may be without its shuttle system for months, according to the U.S. Forest Service.

  • NPS raises reward in case of AZ park ranger missing since 1980

    NPS raises reward in case of AZ park ranger missing since 1980

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-06-20 17:03:45 GMT
    Paul FugatePaul Fugate

    The National Park Service has raised its reward to $60,000 in the case of a Chiricahua National Monument ranger who disappeared more than 38 years ago.

    The National Park Service has raised its reward to $60,000 in the case of a Chiricahua National Monument ranger who disappeared more than 38 years ago.

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  • Police fatally shoot 17-year-old boy fleeing traffic stop

    Police fatally shoot 17-year-old boy fleeing traffic stop

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 3:17 PM EDT2018-06-20 19:17:51 GMT
    Wednesday, June 20 2018 10:43 PM EDT2018-06-21 02:43:27 GMT
    No shots were fired at the officers during the encounter, and no weapon was found on Rose's body. (Source: KDKA/CNN)No shots were fired at the officers during the encounter, and no weapon was found on Rose's body. (Source: KDKA/CNN)

    Authorities say a police officer fatally shot a 17-year-old boy just seconds after he fled from a traffic stop in a confrontation partly captured on video shot from a nearby home.

    Authorities say a police officer fatally shot a 17-year-old boy just seconds after he fled from a traffic stop in a confrontation partly captured on video shot from a nearby home.

  • Mississippi State fan trolls wife in local TV news interview

    Mississippi State fan trolls wife in local tv news interview

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 10:08 PM EDT2018-06-21 02:08:19 GMT
    One Mississippi State baseball fan didn't let a rain delay drown his sense of humor and he took an opportunity to troll his wife in the process. Source: KMTV FacebookOne Mississippi State baseball fan didn't let a rain delay drown his sense of humor and he took an opportunity to troll his wife in the process. Source: KMTV Facebook
    One Mississippi State baseball fan didn't let a rain delay drown his sense of humor and he took an opportunity to troll his wife in the process. Source: KMTV FacebookOne Mississippi State baseball fan didn't let a rain delay drown his sense of humor and he took an opportunity to troll his wife in the process. Source: KMTV Facebook

    One Mississippi State baseball fan didn't let a rain delay drown his sense of humor and he took an opportunity to troll his wife in the process. 

    One Mississippi State baseball fan didn't let a rain delay drown his sense of humor and he took an opportunity to troll his wife in the process. 

  • Suspect arrested in shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion

    Suspect arrested in shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion

    Thursday, June 21 2018 8:40 AM EDT2018-06-21 12:40:30 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-06-21 13:43:14 GMT
    Williams, 22, is charged with first degree murder, grand theft motor of a motor vehicle and operating a vehicle without a license. (Source: Broward County Sheriff's Office)Williams, 22, is charged with first degree murder, grand theft motor of a motor vehicle and operating a vehicle without a license. (Source: Broward County Sheriff's Office)

    Jahseh Onfroy, 20, was shot dead on June 18 outside of a motorsports store in Deerfield Beach, FL.

    Jahseh Onfroy, 20, was shot dead on June 18 outside of a motorsports store in Deerfield Beach, FL.

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  • Trump tweet complicates House GOP efforts on immigration

    Trump tweet complicates House GOP efforts on immigration

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-06-21 04:41:36 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-06-21 17:14:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., joined by House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., left, and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, talks following a closed-door conference with fellow Rep...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., joined by House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., left, and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, talks following a closed-door conference with fellow Rep...

    An ambitious House GOP immigration overhaul is teetering ahead of voting.

    An ambitious House GOP immigration overhaul is teetering ahead of voting.

  • Stormy Daniels' attorney in Phoenix to represent 50 mothers detained by ICE

    Stormy Daniels' attorney in Phoenix to represent 50 mothers detained by ICE

    Thursday, June 21 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-06-21 14:01:20 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-06-21 16:03:19 GMT
    Michael Avenatti (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)Michael Avenatti (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
    Michael Avenatti (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)Michael Avenatti (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    The attorney best known for representing porn star Stormy Daniels is now jumping into the immigration fight.

    The attorney best known for representing porn star Stormy Daniels is now jumping into the immigration fight.

  • Arizona border officials arrest 2 men, seize meth worth $370,000

    Arizona border officials arrest 2 men, seize meth worth $370,000

    Thursday, June 21 2018 6:55 AM EDT2018-06-21 10:55:08 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-06-21 15:43:36 GMT
    (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol)(Source: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol)
    (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol)(Source: U.S. Customs and Border Patrol)

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials in Arizona say its agents have arrested an American and a Mexican in two separate smuggling attempts that collectively resulted in the seizure of some 123 pounds (56 kilograms) of methamphetamine worth about $370,000. 

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials in Arizona say its agents have arrested an American and a Mexican in two separate smuggling attempts that collectively resulted in the seizure of some 123 pounds (56 kilograms) of methamphetamine worth about $370,000. 

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