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  • ISIS claims beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff

    ISIS claims beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:51 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:51:10 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.

  • Police ID family killed in double homicide-suicide

    Police ID family killed in double homicide-suicide

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:25 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:25:39 GMT
    Police say three people found dead after an apparent double homicide and suicide 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 Tuesday lived together at the home where they were found on Tucson's east side.
  • 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. 
  • 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.
  • Woman arrested after high-speed chase on I-10

    Woman arrested after high-speed chase on I-10

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:12:34 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.
  • Ukraine military routed as Russia talks tough

    Ukraine military routed as Russia talks tough

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:42 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:42:59 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 Ukrainian solders were an easy target as they launched a desperate run to safety. Pounded by a gauntlet of rocket shells, blown up in their vehicles, they died by the dozens.
  • 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.
  • Spanish judge orders release of ill boy's parents

    Spanish judge orders release of ill boy's parents

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:41 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:41:37 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...
    Spanish officials have ordered the immediate release of a detained British couple who were wanted by police in the United Kingdom after they took their critically ill child for treatment abroad without doctors' consent.
  • 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.
  • 6 militants killed in US Somalia strike

    6 militants killed in US Somalia strike

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:32 PM EDT2014-09-02 17:32:33 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.
    A U.S. airstrike in Somalia killed at least six members of the Islamic extremist group al-Shabab, possibly including its leader who was in a car that was hit.
  • 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...
  • Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial to begin

    Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial to begin

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:12 PM EDT2014-09-02 17:12:28 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.
    Opening arguments in Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial are expected to begin Tuesday afternoon in federal court, where lawyers for the city will attempt to convince a judge that its plans to wipe out billions of...
  • Ontario police: Bieber charged with assault

    Ontario police: Bieber charged with assault

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:12 PM EDT2014-09-02 17:12:12 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 police said Tuesday he was arrested for dangerous driving and assault following a collision between a minivan and an ATV that led to a physical altercation in...
  • 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.
  • Revel casino follows Showboat, closes its doors

    Revel casino follows Showboat, closes its doors

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:31 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:31:48 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.
  • Halliburton reaches $1B Gulf oil spill settlement

    Halliburton reaches $1B Gulf oil spill settlement

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:41 AM EDT2014-09-02 15:41:49 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 agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle what it calls "a substantial portion" of plaintiff claims arising from the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
  • 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.

  • RAW: 5 a.m. weathercast Tuesday, September 2, 2014

    RAW: 5 a.m. weathercast Tuesday, September 2, 2014

     5 a.m. weathercast Tuesday, September 2, 2014
     5 a.m. weathercast Tuesday, September 2, 2014
  • Infamous speed trap town investigated over tickets

    Infamous speed trap town investigated over tickets

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 8:42 AM EDT2014-09-02 12:42:52 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...
  • 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.
  • 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 12:38 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:38:28 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.
  • 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.
  • Pro-Russian rebels lower demands in peace talks

    Pro-Russian rebels lower demands in peace talks

    Monday, September 1 2014 11:01 PM EDT2014-09-02 03:01:11 GMT
    With a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine about to start, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has called on the participants to push for a cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and...
    Pro-Russian rebels softened their demand for full independence Monday, saying they would respect Ukraine's sovereignty in exchange for autonomy - a shift that reflects Moscow's desire to strike a deal at a new...
  • Labor Day picnic in Tucson

    Labor Day picnic in Tucson

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:56 PM EDT2014-09-02 01:56:12 GMT
     About a thousand people showed up to celebrate labor at the 18th annual Labor Day picnic sponsored by the Pima Area Labor Federation.
     About a thousand people showed up to celebrate labor at the 18th annual Labor Day picnic sponsored by the Pima Area Labor Federation.
  • Suspect swallows stolen ring to try to fool police

    Suspect swallows stolen ring to try to fool police

    Monday, September 1 2014 8:25 PM EDT2014-09-02 00:25:32 GMT
    A woman swallowed a ring worth thousands of dollars in an attempt to hide it from police.
    A woman swallowed a ring worth thousands of dollars in an attempt to hide it from police.
  • Arizona trail detoured for Belknap Fire

    Arizona trail detoured for Belknap Fire

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:50:54 GMT
    Those who spent the weekend in Northern Arizona might have seen the smoke from a wildfire that's putting a damper on hiking in the high country.
    Those who spent the weekend in Northern Arizona might have seen the smoke from a wildfire that's putting a damper on hiking in the high country.
  • Plenty of work for DUI Task Force during Labor Day weekend

    Plenty of work for DUI Task Force during Labor Day weekend

    Sunday, August 31 2014 2:35 PM EDT2014-08-31 18:35:04 GMT
    Source: Tucson News NowSource: Tucson News Now
    Saturation patrols around midtown and the university area Friday night resulted in 456 stops and 27 drivers arrested for driving while impaired.
    Saturation patrols around midtown and the university area Friday night resulted in 456 stops and 27 drivers arrested for driving while impaired.
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  • PG&E fined $1.4B for deadly 2010 gas line blast

    PG&E fined $1.4B for deadly 2010 gas line blast

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:11:44 GMT
    California regulatory judges have issued a $1.4 billion penalty against the state's largest utility for a 2010 gas pipeline explosion that engulfed a suburban San Francisco neighborhood in fire, killing eight...
    California regulatory judges have issued a $1.4 billion penalty against the state's largest utility for a 2010 gas pipeline explosion that engulfed a suburban San Francisco neighborhood in fire, killing eight people...
  • Court: US can withhold Guantanamo detainee images

    Court: US can withhold Guantanamo detainee images

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:11:32 GMT
    A federal appeals court has upheld a decision allowing the U.S. government to keep secret photographs and videotapes of a Guantanamo detainee.
    The government can withhold photographs and videotapes of a Guantanamo Bay detainee identified as the would-be 20th hijacker in the Sept. 11 terror attacks, a federal appeals court found Tuesday.
  • School starts in Chicago with more safety guards

    School starts in Chicago with more safety guards

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:51 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:51:54 GMT
    Chicago children will walk past even more guards on their first day of school than last year, when concerns about safety prompted the city to line the streets with 1,200 adults every day.
    School opened in Chicago on Tuesday, with children and parents making their way past security guards whose bright neon vests served as a reminder of the city's efforts to protect students from the violence that plagues...
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  • Police ID family killed in double homicide-suicide

    Police ID family killed in double homicide-suicide

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:25 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:25:39 GMT
    Police say three people found dead after an apparent double homicide and suicide 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 Tuesday lived together at the home where they were found on Tucson's east side.
  • 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.
  • 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...

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