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  • 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. 
  • Three found dead inside east side home

    Three found dead inside east side home

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:15 AM EDT2014-09-02 15:15:53 GMT
    Tucson Police detectives are investigating a homicide on Speedway between Harrison and Houghton roads. TPD received reports of shots fired around 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday. 
    Tucson Police detectives are investigating a homicide on Speedway between Harrison and Houghton roads. TPD received reports of shots fired around 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday. 
  • UK withdrawing warrant for ill boy's parents

    UK withdrawing warrant for ill boy's parents

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:52 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:52:05 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...
    British prosecutors are dropping the case against a couple who ended up in a Spanish jail after they tried to get treatment abroad for their son's severe brain tumor, authorities said Tuesday.
  • Ontario police: Bieber charged with assault

    Ontario police: Bieber charged with assault

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:51:41 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.
  • Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault in Washington

    Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault in Washington

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:42 AM EDT2014-09-02 15:42:02 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.
  • 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.
  • 6 militants killed in US Somalia strike

    6 militants killed in US Somalia strike

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:04 AM EDT2014-09-02 15:04:15 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.
    Al-Shabab's top leader was in one of two vehicles hit Monday night by a U.S. military strike, a member of the Somali Islamic extremist group said Tuesday.
  • 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. 
  • Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial to begin

    Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial to begin

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:34 AM EDT2014-09-02 14:34:31 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.
    Starting Tuesday, lawyers for Detroit will attempt to convince a federal judge at the city's bankruptcy trial that its plans to wipe out the city's billions of dollars in debt should be approved.
  • 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.
  • Woman arrested after high-speed chase on I-10

    Woman arrested after high-speed chase on I-10

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:54 AM EDT2014-09-02 13:54:52 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.
  • '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.

  • Ukraine: Russian forces in major rebel cities

    Ukraine: Russian forces in major rebel cities

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:21 AM EDT2014-09-02 13:21:44 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.
    Russian military forces have been spotted in both major rebel-held cities in eastern Ukraine, an official said Tuesday, prompting Ukraine to declare that it now has to fight the Russian army, not just the separatists.
  • 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 weekend helping business in Summerhaven

    Labor Day weekend helping business in Summerhaven

    Labor Day weekend helping business in Summerhaven

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:58 PM EDT2014-09-02 01:58:48 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.
  • 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.
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  • US: No wrongdoing in handling child immigrants

    US: No wrongdoing in handling child immigrants

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:51:39 GMT
    The Homeland Security Department's internal watchdog says it could not substantiate 16 complaints by advocacy groups who accused the government of abusing unaccompanied child immigrants apprehended along the...
    The Homeland Security Department's internal watchdog says it could not substantiate 16 complaints by advocacy groups who accused the government of abusing unaccompanied child immigrants apprehended along the Mexican...
  • Mom of autistic girl pleads guilty to child abuse

    Mom of autistic girl pleads guilty to child abuse

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:51:30 GMT
    A northern Michigan woman accused of trying to kill her autistic daughter has pleaded guilty to first-degree child abuse.
    A northern Michigan woman accused of trying to kill her autistic daughter has pleaded guilty to first-degree child abuse.
  • APNewsBreak: Girl said Uzi was too much for her

    APNewsBreak: Girl said Uzi was too much for her

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:42 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:42:03 GMT
    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...
    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 and had hurt her shoulder, according...
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  • Three found dead inside east side home

    Three found dead inside east side home

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 11:15 AM EDT2014-09-02 15:15:53 GMT
    Tucson Police detectives are investigating a homicide on Speedway between Harrison and Houghton roads. TPD received reports of shots fired around 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday. 
    Tucson Police detectives are investigating a homicide on Speedway between Harrison and Houghton roads. TPD received reports of shots fired around 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday. 
  • 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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