‘Cleaning’ up Tucson’s school buses

Tucson area school districts will be getting 80 new school buses thanks to a $14 billion legal settlement from a lawsuit against Volkswagen.
UAPD warning students, staff about car break-ins
WATCH: Grijalva, Pierson Congressional debate set for tonight
UA’s Thielemans leaving program
Woman arrested in Tucson for shooting death of Phoenix man
Sen. Bernie Sanders coming to Tucson for Garcia rally

TODAY'S HEADLINES

WATCH: Grijalva, Pierson Congressional debate set for tonight
Rep. Raul Grijalva and challenger Nick Pierson will have a debate tonight in Tucson.
Woman arrested in Tucson for shooting death of Phoenix man
Ashley Rios was booked into the Pima County Jail, charged in the Sept. 14 shooting death in Phoenix of William Jones.
Sen. Bernie Sanders coming to Tucson for Garcia rally
Sen. Bernie Sanders is coming to Tucson for David Garcia’s rally at the University of Arizona on Tuesday, Oct. 23.

TUSD children in a costly crisis

Parents and community members are crying foul as the Governing Board discussed what to do with two district-run Infant and Early Child Learning Centers.

  County fighting to stay ahead of pothole problem

Because Pima County has 1,400 miles of poor and failed roads, potholes become a problem when it rains.Water gets underneath the pavement causing it to weaken, allowing heavy trucks and vibration to break it apart.
  TUSD considering changes to Infant and Early Learning Centers
  UPDATE: Man with history of DUI charges arrested following hit-and-run crash

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  50-pound nose stolen off family’s porch; kids make plea for its return

Three siblings in Portland, OR, are trying to get back their beloved nose sculpture after it was swiped off their porch.

Two-thirds of Americans can’t pass citizenship exam, survey says

According to the results of a survey released by the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation this month, only one in three Americans, about 36 percent, can pass a multiple-choice test consisting of items taken from the citizenship exam, which has a passing score of 60.

SPORTS

UA’s Thielemans leaving program

  Wildcat Breakdown: Utah

Fitzgerald falls to 0-6 in hometown as Cards lose to Vikes

Roadrunners stretch season-starting win streak to three

Tucson starts three-game road trip with weekend wins over San Diego and Bakersfield