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  • Tucson Police chief speaks on new policy: Ticket quota or proactive policing?

    Tucson Police chief speaks on new policy: Ticket quota or proactive policing?

    Wednesday, September 3 2014 12:56 AM EDT2014-09-03 04:56:46 GMT
    Some call it a quota, but the top cop in Tucson, Chief Roberto Villasenor, calls it proactive policing.
    Some call it a quota, but the top cop in Tucson, Chief Roberto Villasenor, calls it proactive policing.
  • PCSD seeks robbery suspect on northwest side

    PCSD seeks robbery suspect on northwest side

    Wednesday, September 3 2014 12:37 AM EDT2014-09-03 04:37:56 GMT
    Stay with Tucson News Now on air and online for updates.
    Stay with Tucson News Now on air and online for updates.
  • ONLY ON TNN: Report details night UAPD sergeant arrested for DUI

    ONLY ON TNN: Report details night UAPD sergeant arrested for DUI

    Wednesday, September 3 2014 12:19 AM EDT2014-09-03 04:19:23 GMT
    "I can't give you any specific details because I don't remember them, but I know for sure that day I was drinking before I went in... and then throughout the course of the shift," Sgt. McGrath told a UAPD investigator months after the crash.
    "I can't give you any specific details because I don't remember them, but I know for sure that day I was drinking before I went in... and then throughout the course of the shift," Sgt. McGrath told a UAPD investigator months after the crash.
  • Finding homes for the homeless in Tucson

    Finding homes for the homeless in Tucson

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-09-03 03:45:52 GMT
    Chronic homelessness is a major problem for veterans across the country. That means they've been without a place to live for an entire year.
    Chronic homelessness is a major problem for veterans across the country. That means they've been without a place to live for an entire year.
  • Send your tweet and your name to an asteroid

    Send your tweet and your name to an asteroid

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:30 PM EDT2014-09-03 03:30:15 GMT
    Source: asteroidmission.orgSource: asteroidmission.org
    A space project at the University of Arizona is asking you to tweet into the future.
    A space project at the University of Arizona is asking you to tweet into the future.
  • PCSD works to track down suspected child molester

    PCSD works to track down suspected child molester

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:04 PM EDT2014-09-03 03:04:51 GMT
    Based on his very calculated method of operation -- "by enticing young men over with pizza and presents" -- authorities say there's a good chance he's done this before and will probably do it again.
    Based on his very calculated method of operation -- "by enticing young men over with pizza and presents" -- authorities say there's a good chance he's done this before and will probably do it again.
  • Tucson Fire plans for brownout

    Tucson Fire plans for brownout

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-09-03 02:53:15 GMT
    Tucson Fire has set up a plan for a brownout to deal with budget cuts, specifically overtime issues.
    Tucson Fire has set up a plan for a brownout to deal with budget cuts, specifically overtime issues.

  • Armed border militia confronts conservationists counting bats

    Armed border militia confronts conservationists counting bats

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:43 PM EDT2014-09-03 00:43:29 GMT
    It was a case of mistaken identity that, authorities say, could have gone very wrong. 
    It was a case of mistaken identity that, authorities say, could have gone very wrong. 
  • Woman charged after baby left in hot car

    Woman charged after baby left in hot car

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:33 PM EDT2014-09-03 00:33:39 GMT
    A police spokesman says detectives decided not to arrest Collazo, and instead charged her with the class three felony.
    A police spokesman says detectives decided not to arrest Collazo, and instead charged her with the class three felony.
  • Police ID family killed in suspected double homicide-suicide

    Police ID family killed in suspected double homicide-suicide

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-09-02 23:56:53 GMT
    Police say three people found dead after an apparent double homicide and suicide on Tuesday lived together at the home where they were found on Tucson's east side.
    Police say three people found dead after an apparent double homicide and suicide on Tuesday lived together at the home where they were found on Tucson's east side.
  • 2 Circle K theft suspects sought for separate incidents

    2 Circle K theft suspects sought for separate incidents

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-09-02 23:46:05 GMT
    (Source: PCSD)(Source: PCSD)
    Anyone with information is urged to call 911 or 88-CRIME.
    Anyone with information is urged to call 911 or 88-CRIME.
  • Woman suspected of using credit card from stolen purse

    Woman suspected of using credit card from stolen purse

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:23 PM EDT2014-09-02 23:23:27 GMT
    Surveillance footage of the suspect (Source: TPD)Surveillance footage of the suspect (Source: TPD)
    Anyone with information is urged to call 911 or 88-CRIME.
    Anyone with information is urged to call 911 or 88-CRIME.
  • PACC hosts free adoption event for UA fans, students

    PACC hosts free adoption event for UA fans, students

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:43:08 GMT
    (Source: PACC)(Source: PACC)
    Pet adoptions are free all weekend for those who show a UA CatCard ID or wear Wildcat gear.
    Pet adoptions are free all weekend for those who show a UA CatCard ID or wear Wildcat gear.
  • Marana PD makes 7 arrests in weekend warrant sweep

    Marana PD makes 7 arrests in weekend warrant sweep

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:27 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:27:08 GMT
    The Marana Police Department searched for 11 people on Saturday, Aug. 30 who have active warrants issued by the Marana Court, according to police.
    The Marana Police Department searched for 11 people on Saturday, Aug. 30 who have active warrants issued by the Marana Court, according to police.
  • August climate reports released

    August climate reports released

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:32 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:32:52 GMT
    Source: NWS TucsonSource: NWS Tucson
    August marks the last month of summer when looking at the seasons through weather. September first marks the start of Autumn (meteorological terms), even though the Fall Equinox is not until September 22nd, the first day of Autumn. So how did this year's summer fair when looking at the normal conditions?
    August marks the last month of summer when looking at the seasons through weather. September first marks the start of Autumn (meteorological terms), even though the Fall Equinox is not until September 22nd, the first day of Autumn. So how did this year's summer fair when looking at the normal conditions?
  • ISIS claims beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff

    ISIS claims beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:01 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:01:52 GMT

    The Islamic State militant group released a video Tuesday that it claimed shows the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff.

    The Islamic State militant group released a video Tuesday that it claimed shows the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff.

  • Kino Sports Complex to host Mexican Baseball Fiesta

    Kino Sports Complex to host Mexican Baseball Fiesta

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:38 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:38:47 GMT
    (Source: Pima County) (Source: Pima County)
    Fourth annual Vamos a Tucson Mexican Baseball Fiesta will be played in October at Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium; games will play October 2 through October 5.  The 2014 event will host teams from the Mexican Pacific League, as well as a group of instructional league players from the LA Dodgers and the Kansas City Royals. 
    Fourth annual Vamos a Tucson Mexican Baseball Fiesta will be played in October at Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium; games will play October 2 through October 5.  The 2014 event will host teams from the Mexican Pacific League, as well as a group of instructional league players from the LA Dodgers and the Kansas City Royals. 
  • Lawsuits seek any Michael Brown juvenile records

    Lawsuits seek any Michael Brown juvenile records

    Wednesday, September 3 2014 1:36 AM EDT2014-09-03 05:36:02 GMT
    Lingering questions about Michael Brown could be answered Wednesday as two news organizations seek the release of any possible juvenile records for the unarmed 18-year-old who was killed by a Missouri police...
    Lingering questions about Michael Brown could be answered Wednesday as two news organizations seek the release of any possible juvenile records for the unarmed 18-year-old who was killed by a Missouri police officer...
  • Raw: 10pm Weathercast 9-2-2014

    Raw: 10pm Weathercast 9-2-2014

     

  • CVS changes name, stops tobacco sales early

    CVS changes name, stops tobacco sales early

    Wednesday, September 3 2014 12:50 AM EDT2014-09-03 04:50:56 GMT
    As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than...
    As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than...
  • Obama to Europe: NATO to oppose Russian aggression

    Obama to Europe: NATO to oppose Russian aggression

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:31 PM EDT2014-09-03 03:31:42 GMT
    Confronted by a Kremlin-backed military offensive in Ukraine, President Barack Obama and Western allies will approve plans this week to position at least 4,000 troops and military equipment in Eastern Europe,...
    Confronted by a Kremlin-backed military offensive in Ukraine, President Barack Obama and Western allies will approve plans this week to position at least 4,000 troops and military equipment in Eastern Europe, bolstering...
  • Home Depot may be latest security breach victim

    Home Depot may be latest security breach victim

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-09-03 02:22:46 GMT
    Home Depot is the latest large retailer to be involved in a massive date breach of consumer's credit and debit cards. 
    Home Depot is the latest large retailer to be involved in a massive date breach of consumer's credit and debit cards. 
  • 350 more troops assigned to US Embassy in Baghdad

    350 more troops assigned to US Embassy in Baghdad

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-09-03 02:01:35 GMT
    President Barack Obama has approved assigning 350 additional troops to protect the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad and its support facilities.
    The U.S. is adding 350 more troops to help protect the American Embassy in Baghdad and its support facilities in the capital, raising the number of U.S. forces in the country to over 1,000, officials said Tuesday.
  • Breaking

    Brothers cleared of murder, rape charges after 30 years in prison

    Brothers cleared of murder, rape charges after 30 years in prison

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:41 PM EDT2014-09-03 01:41:47 GMT
    LUMBERTON, NC (WMBF) – Two half-brothers who were convicted for raping and killing an 11-year-old girl in North Carolina 30 years ago have been cleared of all charges and will be released from jail Tuesday
    Two half-brothers who were convicted for raping and killing an 11-year-old girl in North Carolina 30 years ago have been cleared of all charges and will be released from jail Tuesday night.
  • Raw: 5pm Weathercast 9-2-2014

    Raw: 5pm Weathercast 9-2-2014

     

  • NATO coalition in Afghanistan shrinking

    NATO coalition in Afghanistan shrinking

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:55 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:55:28 GMT
    Alongside the exodus of U.S. troops from Afghanistan, soldiers who hail from countries like Singapore and Slovenia, Mongolia and Malaysia have been packing up too, leaving behind an ever-shrinking NATO coalition.
    Alongside the exodus of U.S. troops from Afghanistan, soldiers who hail from countries like Singapore and Slovenia, Mongolia and Malaysia have been packing up too, leaving behind an ever-shrinking NATO coalition.
  • Tucson ALS clinic, research lab of fruit flies help Southern Arizona patients

    Tucson ALS clinic, research lab of fruit flies help Southern Arizona patients

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:52:03 GMT
    Joel with his daughter, AnissaJoel with his daughter, Anissa
    Sanchez said he's overwhelmed by the support he's received from so many people who did the Ice Bucket Challenge on his behalf.
    Sanchez said he's overwhelmed by the support he's received from so many people who did the Ice Bucket Challenge on his behalf.
  • Attorney: Detroit needs debt plan to survive

    Attorney: Detroit needs debt plan to survive

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:44 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:44:14 GMT
    Lawyers for Detroit will attempt to convince a judge with the start of the city's bankruptcy trial that its plans to wipe out billions of dollars in debt should be approved.
    The plan to restructure billions of dollars in debt is the vehicle the Motor City needs to free up funds to provide services to residents and allow the city to survive, one of Detroit's attorneys told the federal judge...
  • Revel casino follows Showboat, closes its doors

    Revel casino follows Showboat, closes its doors

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-09-02 21:41:37 GMT
    Little more than two years after opening with high hopes of turning around Atlantic City's struggling casino market, Revel will close its doors Tuesday morning.
    Atlantic City's newest casino - and its biggest, costliest flop - went out with barely a whimper.
  • Ill UK boy's parents freed from custody in Spain

    Ill UK boy's parents freed from custody in Spain

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:24 PM EDT2014-09-02 21:24:11 GMT
    U.K. Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg says it is inappropriate to throw the full weight of the law at a family who spirited their ill 5-year-old child out of the country in order for him to receive a revolutionary...
    The British parents who took their critically ill child for treatment abroad without doctors' consent were released from custody in Spain on Tuesday after authorities in the United Kingdom dropped charges of child...
  • Halliburton reaches $1B Gulf oil spill settlement

    Halliburton reaches $1B Gulf oil spill settlement

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:22 PM EDT2014-09-02 21:22:04 GMT
    Halliburton says it has agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle a substantial portion of plaintiff claims arising from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
    Halliburton's agreement to pay more than $1 billion to settle numerous claims involving the 2010 BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill could be a way for the company and victims of the spill to avoid years of costly litigation -...
  • Frantic 911 calls detail moments after gun instructor shot

    Frantic 911 calls detail moments after gun instructor shot

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:53 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:53:27 GMT
    Officials released 911 calls Tuesday that showed the frantic moments following the accidental shooting of a gun instructor by a girl handling an Uzi.
    Officials released 911 calls Tuesday that showed the frantic moments following the accidental shooting of a gun instructor by a girl handling an Uzi.
  • Community wide scavenger hunt for AEDs

    Community wide scavenger hunt for AEDs

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:48 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:48:30 GMT
    The Tucson Fire Department and the UA Department of Emergency Medicine are hosting the HeartMap Tucson Challenge. The contest will run from September 3 to September 30. 
    The Tucson Fire Department and the UA Department of Emergency Medicine are hosting the HeartMap Tucson Challenge. The contest will run from September 3 to September 30. 
  • Chance - a labrador/chow mix is looking for a 'chance' at a loving home

    Chance - a labrador/chow mix is looking for a 'chance' at a loving home

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:44 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:44:28 GMT
    Tuesday's Tail for today is Chance, a 9-year-old labrador/chow mix. He was turned over to Pima Animal Care Center after his owner was hospitalized and no longer able to care for him. This spry 9-year-old is smart, he is leash trained and knows how to sit on command, as well as a few other tricks. 
    Tuesday's Tail for today is Chance, a 9-year-old labrador/chow mix. He was turned over to Pima Animal Care Center after his owner was hospitalized and no longer able to care for him. This spry 9-year-old is smart, he is leash trained and knows how to sit on command, as well as a few other tricks. 
  • Bieber charged with assault over photo incident

    Bieber charged with assault over photo incident

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:42 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:42:09 GMT
    Canadian police say pop star Justin Bieber has been charged with dangerous driving and assault after a collision between a minivan and an ATV led to a physical altercation in southwestern Ontario.
    Canadian pop star Justin Bieber faces new charges after he was arrested for dangerous driving and assault following a collision between a minivan and an ATV that led to a physical altercation involving a photographer, his...
  • Infamous speed trap town investigated over tickets

    Infamous speed trap town investigated over tickets

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:22 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:22:10 GMT
    The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it's no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six times: 65 mph...
    The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it's no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six times: 65 mph becomes 55...
  • Ukrainian troops routed as Russia talks tough

    Ukrainian troops routed as Russia talks tough

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:21 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:21:57 GMT
    A Russian official is complaining that EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso breached confidentiality when he quoted President Vladimir Putin as saying Moscow could take over Kiev in two weeks if it wished.
    The ferocity of the attack on the fleeing Ukrainian troops was clear, days after the ambush by Russian-backed separatist forces.
  • US strike targets leader of Somali extremist group

    US strike targets leader of Somali extremist group

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:17 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:17:32 GMT
    U.S. military forces attacked the Islamic extremist al-Shabab network in an operation in Somalia on Monday, the Pentagon said, in a strike a Somali official said targeted the group's fugitive leader.
    U.S. airstrikes in Somalia may have killed the leader of the Islamic extremist group al-Shabab, with a militant commander saying Tuesday that he was in a car that was struck and that six people died.
  • PCC to host pre-employment job fair for those with disabilities

    PCC to host pre-employment job fair for those with disabilities

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:37 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:37:10 GMT
    (Source: Pima Community College) (Source: Pima Community College)
    On September 12 Pima Community College will be hosting a pre-employment job fair seminar at its Downtown Campus, for those with disabilities. The event will be a series of short, 15 minutes each, seminars on several topics to prepare for a job fair. 


    On September 12 Pima Community College will be hosting a pre-employment job fair seminar at its Downtown Campus, for those with disabilities. The event will be a series of short, 15 minutes each, seminars on several topics to prepare for a job fair. 

  • Woman arrested after high-speed chase on I-10

    Woman arrested after high-speed chase on I-10

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:14 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:14:47 GMT
    The woman started the pursuit early in the evening with Phoenix police giving chase on eastbound I-10 at Seventh Street, a DPS spokesman said.
    The woman started the pursuit early in the evening with Phoenix police giving chase on eastbound I-10 at Seventh Street, a DPS spokesman said.
  • Apple says hacked celebs were targeted

    Apple says hacked celebs were targeted

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:12:45 GMT
    Apple released a statement regarding their investigation into how hackers stole photographs from female celebrities, posting nude photos from their accounts on the internet.
    Apple released a statement regarding their investigation into how hackers stole photographs from female celebrities, posting nude photos from their accounts on the internet.
  • Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault in Washington

    Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault in Washington

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:42 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:42:07 GMT
    Chris Brown has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor assault in Washington, where he was accused of punching a man who tried to join a picture the singer was taking with two women outside a hotel.
    Chris Brown pleaded guilty on Tuesday to punching a man in the face outside a Washington hotel, an assault that occurred while the singer was on probation for attacking his then-girlfriend Rihanna.
  • Labor Day weekend helping business in Summerhaven

    Labor Day weekend helping business in Summerhaven

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:31 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:31:24 GMT
    Labor Day weekend staycation trips help give boost to business in Summerhaven.
    Labor Day weekend staycation trips help give boost to business in Summerhaven.
  • September events happening in Southern Arizona

    September events happening in Southern Arizona

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:02 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:02:27 GMT
    Events happening in and around Southern Arizona in September - from visitarizona.com.

    Events happening in and around Southern Arizona in September - from visitarizona.com.


  • Tombstone hosting 85th annual Helldorado Days

    Tombstone hosting 85th annual Helldorado Days

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:00 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:00:34 GMT
    Ever experienced Helldorado Days? This October is your chance, as Tombstone, the 'Town too tough to Die' celebrates the 85th Annual Helldorado days from October 17 to 19. It will be one continuous weekend of entertainment for the whole family. 
    Ever experienced Helldorado Days? This October is your chance, as Tombstone, the 'Town too tough to Die' celebrates the 85th Annual Helldorado days from October 17 to 19. It will be one continuous weekend of entertainment for the whole family. 
  • Winner, runners-up in anti-graffiti poster contest honored

    Winner, runners-up in anti-graffiti poster contest honored

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:43 PM EDT2014-09-02 17:43:48 GMT
    There is a new look to the anti-graffiti campaign in Pima County. A 14-year-old student from Sonoran Science Academy created the new artwork that will grace Taking Action Against Graffiti (TAAG) anti-graffiti posters across the county.
    There is a new look to the anti-graffiti campaign in Pima County. A 14-year-old student from Sonoran Science Academy created the new artwork that will grace Taking Action Against Graffiti (TAAG) anti-graffiti posters across the county.
  • APNewsbreak: Girl said Uzi was too much for her

    APNewsbreak: Girl said Uzi was too much for her

    Police reports released Tuesday say a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed a shooting range instructor with an Uzi in northern Arizona had said immediately after the shooting that she felt the gun was too much...
    Police reports released Tuesday say a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed a shooting range instructor with an Uzi in northern Arizona had said immediately after the shooting that she felt the gun was too much for her...
  • CDC director: Ebola epidemic spiraling out of control

    CDC director: Ebola epidemic spiraling out of control

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:33 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:33:04 GMT
    CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden says the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is much worse than it seems.
    CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden says the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is much worse than it seems.
  • Third flight diverted this week due to passenger outburst

    Third flight diverted this week due to passenger outburst

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:00 AM EDT2014-09-02 15:00:57 GMT
    Officials with Delta Airlines are saying a flight from New York to Florida made an unexpected stop after an argument between two passengers.  
    Officials with Delta Airlines are saying a flight from New York to Florida made an unexpected stop after an argument between two passengers.  
  • TFD: Investigation into drowning of Tucson toddler

    TFD: Investigation into drowning of Tucson toddler

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:42 AM EDT2014-09-02 14:42:57 GMT
    It happened last night in midtown at an apartment complex near Ft. Lowell and Columbus. According to Tucson Fire someone called 911 after a 2-year-old boy was found in the hot tub. 
    It happened last night in midtown at an apartment complex near Ft. Lowell and Columbus. According to Tucson Fire someone called 911 after a 2-year-old boy was found in the hot tub. 
  • New Ebola vaccine trial begins

    New Ebola vaccine trial begins

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:41 AM EDT2014-09-02 14:41:47 GMT
    The human trial of an experimental Ebola vaccine is set to begin.
    The human trial of an experimental Ebola vaccine is set to begin.
  • British PM lays out plan to counter jihadi threat

    British PM lays out plan to counter jihadi threat

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:59 AM EDT2014-09-02 13:59:59 GMT
    UK Prime Minister David Cameron has laid out his battle plan to counter the threat posed by Islamist extremists returning to Britain after fighting with terror groups overseas.
    UK Prime Minister David Cameron has laid out his battle plan to counter the threat posed by Islamist extremists returning to Britain after fighting with terror groups overseas.
  • 'Hot tub speed machine' goes for test drive

    'Hot tub speed machine' goes for test drive

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:28 AM EDT2014-09-02 13:28:56 GMT

    It's more than a Jacuzzi on wheels. The fully-functional hot tub is surrounded by a classic Cadillac.

    It's more than a Jacuzzi on wheels. The fully-functional hot tub is surrounded by a classic Cadillac.

  • Midtown house fire displaces one

    Midtown house fire displaces one

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:25 AM EDT2014-09-02 12:25:05 GMT
    Tucson Fire investigators are trying to figure out what caused a house fire in midtown overnight. It was reported at 2:30 Tuesday morning by Tucson Police officers patrolling in the area. 
    Tucson Fire investigators are trying to figure out what caused a house fire in midtown overnight. It was reported at 2:30 Tuesday morning by Tucson Police officers patrolling in the area. 
  • Syrian rebels issue demands for captive UN troops

    Syrian rebels issue demands for captive UN troops

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-09-02 12:22:19 GMT
    Al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels holding 45 Fijian peacekeepers hostage have issued a set of demands for their release, including the extremist group's removal from a U.N. terrorist list and compensation for the...
    Al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels holding 45 Fijian peacekeepers hostage have issued a set of demands for their release, including the extremist group's removal from a U.N. terrorist list and compensation for the killing...
  • Arizona DUI enforcement nets 582 arrests

    Arizona DUI enforcement nets 582 arrests

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:58 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:58:59 GMT
    Arizona highway patrol officers, sheriff's deputies and other law enforcement officers arrested 582 people on suspicion of driving under the influence during the holiday weekend. State highway safety
    Arizona highway patrol officers, sheriff's deputies and other law enforcement officers arrested 582 people on suspicion of driving under the influence during the holiday weekend. State highway safety
  • 10 Things to Know for Today

    10 Things to Know for Today

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:32 AM EDT2014-09-02 10:32:08 GMT
    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:
    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:
  • Bae's sister pleads for his release from North Korean prison

    Bae's sister pleads for his release from North Korean prison

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:38 AM EDT2014-09-02 09:38:55 GMT

    Kenneth Bae is serving a 15-year prison sentence in North Korea.

    Kenneth Bae is serving a 15-year prison sentence in North Korea.

  • Hello, Dolly: Tropical storm forms over Bay of Campeche

    Hello, Dolly: Tropical storm forms over Bay of Campeche

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:23 AM EDT2014-09-02 09:23:13 GMT

    Dolly, the fourth named storm of the 2014 Atlantic hurricane season, is expected to make landfall in Mexico.

    Dolly, the fourth named storm of the 2014 Atlantic hurricane season, is expected to make landfall in Mexico.

  • Minimum wage difference divides mall

    Minimum wage difference divides mall

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:29 AM EDT2014-09-02 07:29:11 GMT

    The minimum wage is higher on the San Jose side of the mall than it is on the Santa Clara side, causing problems for those hiring and retaining workers. 

    The minimum wage is higher on the San Jose side of the mall than it is on the Santa Clara side, causing problems for those hiring and retaining workers. 

  • Tiny mountain lion cubs saved from wildfire

    Tiny mountain lion cubs saved from wildfire

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:01 AM EDT2014-09-02 06:01:19 GMT

    Wildfire crews in the national forest spotted the cubs under a burning log and doused them with water.

    Wildfire crews in the national forest spotted the cubs under a burning log and doused them with water.

  • Arizona Cannabis Nurses sue state over PTSD ruling

    Arizona Cannabis Nurses sue state over PTSD ruling

    Arizona Cannabis Nurses sue state over PTSD ruling

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:51 AM EDT2014-09-02 05:51:26 GMT
    The Arizona Cannabis Nurses association has filed a lawsuit against the Arizona Department of Health Services, over a ruling that affects those suffering from PTSD.Even though the department's director Will Humble issued a decision last month, stating those with PTSD could get access to medical marijuana starting in January, 2015 those in the medical marijuana industry are questioning some of the stipulations attached to that decision.Heather Manus, the president of the AZ Cannabis Nurses Ass...
    The Arizona Cannabis Nurses association has filed a lawsuit against the Arizona Department of Health Services, over a ruling that affects those suffering from PTSD.Even though the department's director Will Humble issued a decision last month, stating those with PTSD could get access to medical marijuana starting in January, 2015 those in the medical marijuana industry are questioning some of the stipulations attached to that decision.Heather Manus, the president of the AZ Cannabis Nurses Ass...
  • TFD: Tucson toddler drowns in hot tub

    TFD: Tucson toddler drowns in hot tub

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:58 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:58:19 GMT
    Capt. Baker said there's no rewind for this family. Tonight, they're dealing with a tragedy.
    Capt. Baker said there's no rewind for this family. Tonight, they're dealing with a tragedy.
  • Civil disobedience expected in fast-food pay fight

    Civil disobedience expected in fast-food pay fight

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:29 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:29:46 GMT
    McDonald's, Wendy's and other fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests Thursday as labor organizers escalate their campaign to unionize...
    McDonald's, Wendy's and other fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests Thursday as labor organizers escalate their campaign to unionize the...
  • Police investigate robbery near Golf Links, Wilmot

    Police investigate robbery near Golf Links, Wilmot

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:16 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:16:44 GMT
    The suspect is now in custody.
    The suspect is now in custody.
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