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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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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. 
  • 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. 

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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. 
  • 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. 
  • 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. 
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • CCSO responds to Fairbank area for injured horseback rider

    CCSO responds to Fairbank area for injured horseback rider

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:09 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:09:40 GMT
    (Source: CCSO)(Source: CCSO)
    A 64-year-old man who went horseback riding over the weekend was treated for serious injuries at a local hospital.
    A 64-year-old man who went horseback riding over the weekend was treated for serious injuries at a local hospital.
  • Cochise Stronghold Campground opens for season

    Cochise Stronghold Campground opens for season

    Monday, September 1 2014 3:05 PM EDT2014-09-01 19:05:28 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)
     With Labor Day here many think it is the end of outdoor activities, not so.  One location in Cochise County is just beginning its season. 
     With Labor Day here many think it is the end of outdoor activities, not so.  One location in Cochise County is just beginning its season. 

  • Pima Co. Sheriff: missing 76-year-old has been found

    Pima Co. Sheriff: missing 76-year-old has been found

    Monday, September 1 2014 2:28 PM EDT2014-09-01 18:28:33 GMT
    Collier who went missing on Sunday was found safe and is now back with family members, according to the Pima County Sheriff's Department. 
    Collier who went missing on Sunday was found safe and is now back with family members, according to the Pima County Sheriff's Department. 
  • Marana asking the community for award nominations

    Marana asking the community for award nominations

    Monday, September 1 2014 2:19 PM EDT2014-09-01 18:19:33 GMT
    The Town of Marana is asking for nominations from the community of outstanding residents and organizations, to be considered for the Branding Iron and Ora Mae Harn Crystal Legacy awards.
    The Town of Marana is asking for nominations from the community of outstanding residents and organizations, to be considered for the Branding Iron and Ora Mae Harn Crystal Legacy awards.
  • Neighborhood Leadership Institute offered by Pima County

    Neighborhood Leadership Institute offered by Pima County

    Monday, September 1 2014 1:39 PM EDT2014-09-01 17:39:32 GMT
    Previous class at the Neighborhood Reinvestment Program (Source: Pima County) Previous class at the Neighborhood Reinvestment Program (Source: Pima County)
    Pima County Neighborhood Reinvestment Program is offering a new course for those involved in neighborhood associations or organizations. The program is a one day class that will help residents improve their leadership skills and help make their organizations more effective.
    Pima County Neighborhood Reinvestment Program is offering a new course for those involved in neighborhood associations or organizations. The program is a one day class that will help residents improve their leadership skills and help make their organizations more effective.
  • VA reminder about Crisis Line during suicide prevention month

    VA reminder about Crisis Line during suicide prevention month

    Monday, September 1 2014 12:42 PM EDT2014-09-01 16:42:03 GMT
    The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is observing Suicide Prevention Month this September, with this mantra 'One small act can make a difference in the life of a veteran or service member.' Administrators are encouraging the public to help spread the message and show how one act can encourage veterans, service members and their loved ones to seek support from the Veterans Crisis Line. 
    The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is observing Suicide Prevention Month this September, with this mantra 'One small act can make a difference in the life of a veteran or service member.' Administrators are encouraging the public to help spread the message and show how one act can encourage veterans, service members and their loved ones to seek support from the Veterans Crisis Line. 
  • Annual Labor Day picnic happening at Reid Park

    Annual Labor Day picnic happening at Reid Park

    Monday, September 1 2014 11:50 AM EDT2014-09-01 15:50:13 GMT
    Tucson's annual Labor Day picnic is happening at Reid Park today. This 18th annual picnic, is put on by the Pima Area Labor Federation, which represents labor unions in Pima County. It begins at 10 a.m. at Reid Park. 
    Tucson's annual Labor Day picnic is happening at Reid Park today. This 18th annual picnic, is put on by the Pima Area Labor Federation, which represents labor unions in Pima County. It begins at 10 a.m. at Reid Park. 
  • Report: International students spend millions in Tucson

    Report: International students spend millions in Tucson

    Monday, September 1 2014 11:00 AM EDT2014-09-01 15:00:18 GMT
    Source: Tucson News NowSource: Tucson News Now
    International students spent more than $160 million on tuition and housing around Tucson over a five-year stretch, according to a new report. Nearly 4,500 students traveled to the Tucson area on student visas, according to the Brookings Institution. 
    International students spent more than $160 million on tuition and housing around Tucson over a five-year stretch, according to a new report. Nearly 4,500 students traveled to the Tucson area on student visas, according to the Brookings Institution. 
  • Labor Day travel numbers

    Labor Day travel numbers

    Monday, September 1 2014 10:35 AM EDT2014-09-01 14:35:44 GMT
    A lot of people will be traveling back from their Labor Day weekend trips, and law enforcement will be out in full force making sure they all make it home safe. AAA Arizona estimates that more than 500,000 drivers across the state will be sharing the roads on Monday. 
    A lot of people will be traveling back from their Labor Day weekend trips, and law enforcement will be out in full force making sure they all make it home safe. AAA Arizona estimates that more than 500,000 drivers across the state will be sharing the roads on Monday. 
  • UA Campus Pantry stocked and ready to help

    UA Campus Pantry stocked and ready to help

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:56 AM EDT2014-09-01 13:56:46 GMT
    A nonprofit on the University of Arizona campus, helping cash strapped college kids, wants new students to know they are there to help. Right now there is no permanent sign letting students know where the pantry is, so volunteers are doing all they can to get the word out.  
    A nonprofit on the University of Arizona campus, helping cash strapped college kids, wants new students to know they are there to help. Right now there is no permanent sign letting students know where the pantry is, so volunteers are doing all they can to get the word out.  
  • Tucson Values Teachers helping teachers make school supplies last

    Tucson Values Teachers helping teachers make school supplies last

    Monday, September 1 2014 9:15 AM EDT2014-09-01 13:15:18 GMT
    (Source: Tucson Values Teachers)(Source: Tucson Values Teachers)
    In 2013 the group raised $192,000 for local schools and this year they are hoping to beat that goal. Later this month they will sort and send supplies they have gathered to local schools, but those supplies can run out fast and that is where the public comes in. 
    In 2013 the group raised $192,000 for local schools and this year they are hoping to beat that goal. Later this month they will sort and send supplies they have gathered to local schools, but those supplies can run out fast and that is where the public comes in. 
  • Bullying prevention classes in Tucson scheduled this September

    Bullying prevention classes in Tucson scheduled this September

    Monday, September 1 2014 8:35 AM EDT2014-09-01 12:35:42 GMT
    Now that schools in Southern Arizona are in session, some parents are opting to enroll their children in self-defense classes designed to protect them from bullying. The RadKIDS children safety training program will offer a self-defense class for parents and children ages 5 to 8 starting in September. 
    Now that schools in Southern Arizona are in session, some parents are opting to enroll their children in self-defense classes designed to protect them from bullying. The RadKIDS children safety training program will offer a self-defense class for parents and children ages 5 to 8 starting in September. 
  • Police arrest two men after gunshots fired on Tucson's south side

    Police arrest two men after gunshots fired on Tucson's south side

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:32 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:32:40 GMT
    Two men attempted to flee police after reports of gunfire came from an apartment complex. Police recovered multiple guns in the vehicle.
    Two men attempted to flee police after reports of gunfire came from an apartment complex. Police recovered multiple guns in the vehicle.
  • Overturned vehicle near downtown halts streetcar traffic

    Overturned vehicle near downtown halts streetcar traffic

    Sunday, August 31 2014 7:06 PM EDT2014-08-31 23:06:50 GMT
    The driver of the car suffered minor injuries. The streetcar will resume operations once the vehicle is removed from the tracks. Stay tuned to Tucson News Now for updates.
    The driver of the car suffered minor injuries. The streetcar will resume operations once the vehicle is removed from the tracks. Stay tuned to Tucson News Now for updates.
  • 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.
  • Dispensary hosts medical marijuana information event in Tucson

    Dispensary hosts medical marijuana information event in Tucson

    Sunday, August 31 2014 12:45 PM EDT2014-08-31 16:45:58 GMT
    Hundreds of people attended a free event designed to answer the public's questions about medical marijuana in Tucson.
    Hundreds of people attended a free event designed to answer the public's questions about medical marijuana in Tucson.
  • AAA Arizona is offering Tipsy Tow for Labor Day

    AAA Arizona is offering Tipsy Tow for Labor Day

    Sunday, August 31 2014 7:00 AM EDT2014-08-31 11:00:12 GMT
    The service will begin at 6 p.m. on Sunday, August 31 and will run through 6 a.m. on Monday, September 1. 
    The service will begin at 6 p.m. on Sunday, August 31 and will run through 6 a.m. on Monday, September 1. 
  • Tucson Labor Day festivities

    Tucson Labor Day festivities

    Saturday, August 30 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-08-30 22:56:50 GMT
    The Summer Beach Party is happening Saturday at downtown Tucson's faux sandy beach near 5th Avenue and Toole Avenue starting at 4 p.m.
    The Summer Beach Party is happening Saturday at downtown Tucson's faux sandy beach near 5th Avenue and Toole Avenue starting at 4 p.m.
  • sports

    'Overtime' high school football scores - Week 1

    'Overtime' high school football scores - Week 1

    Saturday, August 30 2014 2:52 PM EDT2014-08-30 18:52:47 GMT
    Tweet your Overtime pictures to @TucsonNewsNow with the hashtag #KOLDOT.
    Tweet your Overtime pictures to @TucsonNewsNow with the hashtag #KOLDOT.
  • Solomon shines as Arizona beats UNLV 58-13

    Solomon shines as Arizona beats UNLV 58-13

    Saturday, August 30 2014 7:14 AM EDT2014-08-30 11:14:11 GMT

    Freshman quarterback has record setting night.

    Freshman quarterback has record setting night.

  • Southern AZ DUI Task Force looks for impaired drivers on holiday weekend

    Southern AZ DUI Task Force looks for impaired drivers on holiday weekend

    Saturday, August 30 2014 1:34 AM EDT2014-08-30 05:34:52 GMT
    The Southern Arizona DUI Task Force will again patrol the streets this holiday weekend to look for impaired drivers. 
    The Southern Arizona DUI Task Force will again patrol the streets this holiday weekend to look for impaired drivers. 
  • UA football brings business to Tucson

    UA football brings business to Tucson

    Saturday, August 30 2014 1:34 AM EDT2014-08-30 05:34:09 GMT
    Wildcat fever was everywhere Friday, from football players to firefighters on the U of A mall . And that meant more U of A gear sold at the bookstore tent.
    Wildcat fever was everywhere Friday, from football players to firefighters on the U of A mall . And that meant more U of A gear sold at the bookstore tent.
  • TPD: Theft suspect demands cash from midtown, east-side stores

    TPD: Theft suspect demands cash from midtown, east-side stores

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:49:36 GMT
    Anyone with information is urged to call 911 or 88-CRIME.
    Anyone with information is urged to call 911 or 88-CRIME.
  • PCSD: Beer theft suspects target Circle K stores

    PCSD: Beer theft suspects target Circle K stores

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:49:06 GMT
    Anyone with information is urged to call 911 or 88-CRIME.
    Anyone with information is urged to call 911 or 88-CRIME.
  • PACC offers free adoptions all weekend

    PACC offers free adoptions all weekend

    Friday, August 29 2014 6:34 PM EDT2014-08-29 22:34:32 GMT
    (Source: PACC)(Source: PACC)
    PACC is offering free adoptions and will host family-friendly events all weekend. 
    PACC is offering free adoptions and will host family-friendly events all weekend. 
  • Police: Fatal shooting may be gang related

    Police: Fatal shooting may be gang related

    Friday, August 29 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-08-29 21:44:13 GMT
    According to the Tucson Police Department, the shooting occurred at 7:44 a.m. in the parking lot of the Taco Loco Grille at 736 E. Fort Lowell Road.
    According to the Tucson Police Department, the shooting occurred at 7:44 a.m. in the parking lot of the Taco Loco Grille at 736 E. Fort Lowell Road.
  • More e-cigarettes being used to help kick the habit in Southern Arizona

    More e-cigarettes being used to help kick the habit in Southern Arizona

    Friday, August 29 2014 2:53 PM EDT2014-08-29 18:53:15 GMT
    The debate over e-cigarettes is heating up. Are they a good way to quit smoking regular cigarettes? Some Tucsonans think they are."I can actually take deep breaths now instead of just short little breaths. I can actually feel my lungs,” says Robert Llobet, an e-cigarette user. 
    The debate over e-cigarettes is heating up. Are they a good way to quit smoking regular cigarettes? Some Tucsonans think they are."I can actually take deep breaths now instead of just short little breaths. I can actually feel my lungs,” says Robert Llobet, an e-cigarette user. 
  • Today's Most: Family finds 5,000 wasps in their guest room

    Today's Most: Family finds 5,000 wasps in their guest room

    Friday, August 29 2014 2:26 PM EDT2014-08-29 18:26:19 GMT
    Join the Today's Most conversation here.
    Join the Today's Most conversation here.
  • UA game day parking, transportation information

    UA game day parking, transportation information

    Friday, August 29 2014 2:25 PM EDT2014-08-29 18:25:28 GMT
    (Source: University of Arizona)(Source: University of Arizona)
    Sun Tran Gameday Charters are no longer available, so parking may be at a premium for University of Arizona Wildcats football games.
    Sun Tran Gameday Charters are no longer available, so parking may be at a premium for University of Arizona Wildcats football games.
  • Final 'Movie in the Park' for the summer

    Final 'Movie in the Park' for the summer

    Friday, August 29 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-08-29 17:59:12 GMT
    What began with a projector and a 're-purposed bed sheet', has grown into a summer community favorite.
    What began with a projector and a 're-purposed bed sheet', has grown into a summer community favorite.
  • California firm recalls salad kit due to possible listeria contamination

    California firm recalls salad kit due to possible listeria contamination

    Friday, August 29 2014 1:21 PM EDT2014-08-29 17:21:21 GMT
    APPA Fine Foods, out of Corona, CA is recalling more than 92,000 pounds of fully cooked chicken Caesar salad products, due a possible listeria monocytogenes (Lm) contamination, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). 
    APPA Fine Foods, out of Corona, CA is recalling more than 92,000 pounds of fully cooked chicken Caesar salad products, due a possible listeria monocytogenes (Lm) contamination, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). 
  • Go 'batty' for the Desert Museum's birthday

    Go 'batty' for the Desert Museum's birthday

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:14 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:14:41 GMT
    Are you ready to go batty at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum's 62nd birthday party this weekend? 
    Are you ready to go batty at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum's 62nd birthday party this weekend? 
  • Successful 'Steps to success' program for TUSD

    Successful 'Steps to success' program for TUSD

    Friday, August 29 2014 10:47 AM EDT2014-08-29 14:47:40 GMT
    Tucson Unified School District students are now one month into the 2014-2015 school year and a few of those students are returning to classes after dropping out, thanks to the Steps to Success program. According to TUSD officials there are 177 out of 457 students that left school, now back and attending classes. 
    Tucson Unified School District students are now one month into the 2014-2015 school year and a few of those students are returning to classes after dropping out, thanks to the Steps to Success program. According to TUSD officials there are 177 out of 457 students that left school, now back and attending classes. 
  • New TUSD program to keep students from missing school

    New TUSD program to keep students from missing school

    Friday, August 29 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-08-29 14:25:59 GMT
    Missing two days a month of school may seem harmless, but officials say it can knock students off track, making them less likely to graduate. A new campaign begins today, to help keep students in school and on track, in honor of September as National Attendance Awareness Month. 
    Missing two days a month of school may seem harmless, but officials say it can knock students off track, making them less likely to graduate. A new campaign begins today, to help keep students in school and on track, in honor of September as National Attendance Awareness Month. 
  • New smoking ban in place for 1st U of A football game

    New smoking ban in place for 1st U of A football game

    Friday, August 29 2014 9:38 AM EDT2014-08-29 13:38:47 GMT
    College football is finally back and the University of Arizona Wildcats will be taking the field on Friday night for the first time this season. There will be a lot going on in and around Arizona Stadium all day today, and University of Arizona Police are making sure things remain safe for the fans. 
    College football is finally back and the University of Arizona Wildcats will be taking the field on Friday night for the first time this season. There will be a lot going on in and around Arizona Stadium all day today, and University of Arizona Police are making sure things remain safe for the fans. 
  • Arizona Stadium improves cell phone reception for fans

    Arizona Stadium improves cell phone reception for fans

    Friday, August 29 2014 9:36 AM EDT2014-08-29 13:36:08 GMT
    Tonight the University of Arizona takes on the University of Nevada Las Vegas and university officials want to make sure fans can tweet, like and share their pictures and thoughts about the game on social media. There are some pretty cool things that are new at Arizona Stadium that will allow that to happen. 
    Tonight the University of Arizona takes on the University of Nevada Las Vegas and university officials want to make sure fans can tweet, like and share their pictures and thoughts about the game on social media. There are some pretty cool things that are new at Arizona Stadium that will allow that to happen. 
  • World class boxers sparring off at Fort Huachuca

    World class boxers sparring off at Fort Huachuca

    World class boxers sparring off at Fort Huachuca

    Friday, August 29 2014 2:29 AM EDT2014-08-29 06:29:17 GMT
    The 2014 All Army boxing match kicked off at the Fort Huachuca Army post, pitting soldier against soldier in the boxing ring.More than 30 U.S. soldiers from army posts all over the world, gathered in Cochise County for the three and a half week long training camp and championship tournaments. Army boxing began at Ft. Huachuca in 1987 and has gone on to become a prestigious sport, with many soldiers going on to the Olympics. Staff described their boxers as some of the best amateur boxers in th...
    The 2014 All Army boxing match kicked off at the Fort Huachuca Army post, pitting soldier against soldier in the boxing ring.More than 30 U.S. soldiers from army posts all over the world, gathered in Cochise County for the three and a half week long training camp and championship tournaments. Army boxing began at Ft. Huachuca in 1987 and has gone on to become a prestigious sport, with many soldiers going on to the Olympics. Staff described their boxers as some of the best amateur boxers in th...
  • 4th Avenue underpass closure tested for future traffic-fighting measure

    4th Avenue underpass closure tested for future traffic-fighting measure

    Friday, August 29 2014 1:45 AM EDT2014-08-29 05:45:29 GMT
    Since the modern streetcar's debut in July, the City of Tucson has observed a rise in traffic congestion during peak weekend night hours in the heart of downtown's entertainment district. 
    Since the modern streetcar's debut in July, the City of Tucson has observed a rise in traffic congestion during peak weekend night hours in the heart of downtown's entertainment district. 
  • TPD locates missing woman, 85

    TPD locates missing woman, 85

    Friday, August 29 2014 1:07 AM EDT2014-08-29 05:07:57 GMT
    Tucson Police located a missing 85-year-old woman the department said suffers from Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease.
    Tucson Police located a missing 85-year-old woman the department said suffers from Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease.
  • A tale of two 26-year-olds: 1 problem, 2 solutions

    A tale of two 26-year-olds: 1 problem, 2 solutions

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:41 AM EDT2014-08-29 04:41:16 GMT
    From the thousands of children who risked their lives to come to the United States, to the groups of people found in the desert, the determination of those who risk it all to cross our border and start lives here at whatever cost has been obvious for months and even years.
    From the thousands of children who risked their lives to come to the United States, to the groups of people found in the desert, the determination of those who risk it all to cross our border and start lives here at whatever cost has been obvious for months and even years.
  • Mexican baseball coming back to Tucson

    Mexican baseball coming back to Tucson

    Thursday, August 28 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-08-29 01:48:35 GMT
    It will run for four days, Oct. 2 through 5, and will feature eight games between some of the best and most popular professional baseball teams in Mexico. 
    It will run for four days, Oct. 2 through 5, and will feature eight games between some of the best and most popular professional baseball teams in Mexico. 
  • Sneak peek at Flandrau's new state-of-the-art planetarium

    Sneak peek at Flandrau's new state-of-the-art planetarium

    Thursday, August 28 2014 9:37 PM EDT2014-08-29 01:37:28 GMT
    A piece of cutting edge technology is bringing the stars and planets down to earth in Tucson. It's the first of its kind anywhere in the country. 
    A piece of cutting edge technology is bringing the stars and planets down to earth in Tucson. It's the first of its kind anywhere in the country. 
  • 'Drive sober or get pulled over' in Marana this Labor Day weekend

    'Drive sober or get pulled over' in Marana this Labor Day weekend

    Thursday, August 28 2014 7:58 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:58:43 GMT
    Police said Labor Day weekend is traditionally one of the most dangerous weekends on the road.
    Police said Labor Day weekend is traditionally one of the most dangerous weekends on the road.
  • AAA: Gas prices to drop through Labor Day

    AAA: Gas prices to drop through Labor Day

    Thursday, August 28 2014 7:38 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:38:02 GMT
    Gas prices are expected to continue dropping through the Labor Day weekend for an estimated 557,000 Arizona travelers, despite the fact Labor Day gas prices are the second-highest in five years, according to AAA.
    Gas prices are expected to continue dropping through the Labor Day weekend for an estimated 557,000 Arizona travelers, despite the fact Labor Day gas prices are the second-highest in five years, according to AAA.
  • UA Football players visit Diamond Children's before first home game

    UA Football players visit Diamond Children's before first home game

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:20 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:20:45 GMT
    (Source: UAMC)(Source: UAMC)
    Members of the University of Arizona Football team brought some “Bear Down” spirit to the Diamond Children's Medical Center on Thursday.
    Members of the University of Arizona Football team brought some “Bear Down” spirit to the Diamond Children's Medical Center on Thursday.
  • CBP seizes 200 pounds of pot in smuggling bust in Douglas

    CBP seizes 200 pounds of pot in smuggling bust in Douglas

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:06 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:06:20 GMT
    (Source: CBP)(Source: CBP)
    Customs and Border Protection officials arrested a woman who attempted to smuggle more than $100,000 worth of marijuana into the United States.
    Customs and Border Protection officials arrested a woman who attempted to smuggle more than $100,000 worth of marijuana into the United States.
  • Jobless apps drop, economy beats expectations

    Jobless apps drop, economy beats expectations

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:51 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:51:59 GMT
    Since February, average job gains have been the best in eight years.
    Since February, average job gains have been the best in eight years.
  • Several Pima Co. locations offer free disposal of household hazardous materials

    Several Pima Co. locations offer free disposal of household hazardous materials

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:05 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:05:50 GMT
    Finished up that painting project, or changed the oil in the car and are looking for a way to dispose of the 'leftovers'? There are several locations in Pima County, both landfills and transfer stations that offer proper disposal of materials like these, along with antifreeze and batteries.
    Finished up that painting project, or changed the oil in the car and are looking for a way to dispose of the 'leftovers'? There are several locations in Pima County, both landfills and transfer stations that offer proper disposal of materials like these, along with antifreeze and batteries.
  • Sun Tran to detour routes near UA due to football game, construction

    Sun Tran to detour routes near UA due to football game, construction

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:45 PM EDT2014-08-28 20:45:36 GMT
    Several bus routes will be detoured on Friday, due to construction and the closure of the U of A Mall during the football game. Passengers can expect minor delays, said Sun Tran officials. 
    Several bus routes will be detoured on Friday, due to construction and the closure of the U of A Mall during the football game. Passengers can expect minor delays, said Sun Tran officials. 
  • Sheriff: Armed robbery suspect used pink gun

    Sheriff: Armed robbery suspect used pink gun

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:39 PM EDT2014-08-28 20:39:16 GMT
    According to a Sheriff's Department news release, the suspect is described as African-American, approximately 30 to 35 years old, with a buzz cut and multiple teardrop tattoos near his left eye. 
    According to a Sheriff's Department news release, the suspect is described as African-American, approximately 30 to 35 years old, with a buzz cut and multiple teardrop tattoos near his left eye. 
  • Ramp on WB I-10 near Benson closed because of disabled tractor-trailer

    Ramp on WB I-10 near Benson closed because of disabled tractor-trailer

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-08-28 20:09:21 GMT
    The closure, which was caused by a disabled oversize load on State Route 80 in Cochise County, could last through the weekend. 
    The closure, which was caused by a disabled oversize load on State Route 80 in Cochise County, could last through the weekend. 
  • Lunchbox drive for UAMC pediatric cancer patients

    Lunchbox drive for UAMC pediatric cancer patients

    Thursday, August 28 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-08-28 19:13:30 GMT
    The University of Arizona Medical Center is holding a special drive for its pediatric patients, but it's not a typical fundraiser - it's a lunchbox drive. These lunchboxes however will not be used to keep lunches cold, but to hold medication.
    The University of Arizona Medical Center is holding a special drive for its pediatric patients, but it's not a typical fundraiser - it's a lunchbox drive. These lunchboxes however will not be used to keep lunches cold, but to hold medication.
  • Truck on tracks stops train, traffic near Ruthrauff and I-10

    Truck on tracks stops train, traffic near Ruthrauff and I-10

    Thursday, August 28 2014 2:42 PM EDT2014-08-28 18:42:56 GMT
    Crews from Northwest Fire District were dispatched to the scene near West Ruthrauff Road and Interstate 10 after they received information about a man suffering a medical emergency. 
    Crews from Northwest Fire District were dispatched to the scene near West Ruthrauff Road and Interstate 10 after they received information about a man suffering a medical emergency. 
  • Las Artes accepting students for GED program fall session

    Las Artes accepting students for GED program fall session

    Thursday, August 28 2014 2:03 PM EDT2014-08-28 18:03:26 GMT
    There are still spots available in Pima County's Las Artes Arts and Education Center GED program fall session, which begins on September 2. Las Artes will be assessing students, age 17 to 21 during the first week of the session. 
    There are still spots available in Pima County's Las Artes Arts and Education Center GED program fall session, which begins on September 2. Las Artes will be assessing students, age 17 to 21 during the first week of the session. 
  • Flandrau is going FullDome; new projection system first of its kind in the U.S.

    Flandrau is going FullDome; new projection system first of its kind in the U.S.

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:21 PM EDT2014-08-28 17:21:56 GMT
    The University of Arizona's Flandrau Science Center and Planetarium is reaching beyond the stars. Over the summer Flandrau installed a state-of-the-art digital projection system in the Planetarium that immerses audience members in 360 degree views of not just the solar system, but weather back here on earth, the internal workings of our bodies, and much more. 
    The University of Arizona's Flandrau Science Center and Planetarium is reaching beyond the stars. Over the summer Flandrau installed a state-of-the-art digital projection system in the Planetarium that immerses audience members in 360 degree views of not just the solar system, but weather back here on earth, the internal workings of our bodies, and much more. 
  • U of A football fan tweets could help raise money for scholarships

    U of A football fan tweets could help raise money for scholarships

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:01 PM EDT2014-08-28 17:01:43 GMT
    Here's how - Allstate is sponsoring its 'Good Hands' Field Goal Net program, where the university with the most fan conversation, from August 25 to December 7 can win scholarship money.  
    Here's how - Allstate is sponsoring its 'Good Hands' Field Goal Net program, where the university with the most fan conversation, from August 25 to December 7 can win scholarship money.  
  • Accident slows travel on Ajo Way west of Kinney Road

    Accident slows travel on Ajo Way west of Kinney Road

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:08 AM EDT2014-08-28 15:08:24 GMT
    Early morning accident slowing traffic on the southwest side. A possible head on collision has occurred on Ajo Way, just west of Kinney Road, said law enforcement officials. 
    Early morning accident slowing traffic on the southwest side. A possible head on collision has occurred on Ajo Way, just west of Kinney Road, said law enforcement officials. 
  • Busy travel weekend as residents say 'goodbye' to summer

    Busy travel weekend as residents say 'goodbye' to summer

    Thursday, August 28 2014 10:20 AM EDT2014-08-28 14:20:42 GMT
    For those planning a trip this weekend, they will not be alone, with the busiest days for travel being Friday and Monday. According to AAA Arizona more than 2.2 million residents will have planned a Labor Day vacation. 
    For those planning a trip this weekend, they will not be alone, with the busiest days for travel being Friday and Monday. According to AAA Arizona more than 2.2 million residents will have planned a Labor Day vacation. 
  • Cluster of burglaries reported in Green Valley retirement community

    Cluster of burglaries reported in Green Valley retirement community

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:27 AM EDT2014-08-28 05:27:31 GMT
    Pima County Sheriff's Green Valley division is looking into six separate burglaries that happened near the San Ignacio Golf Estates community in the past month. All of the homes were unoccupied at the time of the break ins. 
    Pima County Sheriff's Green Valley division is looking into six separate burglaries that happened near the San Ignacio Golf Estates community in the past month. All of the homes were unoccupied at the time of the break ins. 
  • Guatemalan group encourages youth to stay in country

    Guatemalan group encourages youth to stay in country

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:14 AM EDT2014-08-28 05:14:57 GMT
    The journey from Central America to the United States has been made by many people in Guatemala, but that doesn't mean they want to do it. SERES is an organization working to give people the reasons and knowledge to stay in their home communities.
    The journey from Central America to the United States has been made by many people in Guatemala, but that doesn't mean they want to do it. SERES is an organization working to give people the reasons and knowledge to stay in their home communities.
  • Father of injured child pleads for help from community

    Father of injured child pleads for help from community

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:13 AM EDT2014-08-28 05:13:05 GMT
    David Perez Alvarez, 2, was found by a neighbor in the 3300 block of E. Behan Street on Tuesday morning.
    David Perez Alvarez, 2, was found by a neighbor in the 3300 block of E. Behan Street on Tuesday morning.
  • TPD: Suspected carjacker leads police on chase

    TPD: Suspected carjacker leads police on chase

    Thursday, August 28 2014 12:28 AM EDT2014-08-28 04:28:59 GMT
    (Source: Ben Lopes/See it, Snap it, Send it)(Source: Ben Lopes/See it, Snap it, Send it)
    Stay with Tucson News Now on air and online for updates.
    Stay with Tucson News Now on air and online for updates.
  • Raytheon delivers latest version of RAM defensive missile

    Raytheon delivers latest version of RAM defensive missile

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:43 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:43:32 GMT
    Tucson's largest private employer, Raytheon, is rolling out the latest version of its RAM defensive missile, the RAM Block 2.
    Tucson's largest private employer, Raytheon, is rolling out the latest version of its RAM defensive missile, the RAM Block 2.
  • Independents' power increases

    Independents' power increases

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:22:44 GMT
     Independents are now the largest voting bloc in Arizona, surpassing the GOP by a few thousand registered voters.
     Independents are now the largest voting bloc in Arizona, surpassing the GOP by a few thousand registered voters.

  • Game and Fish seeks suspects using helicopter to harass antelope

    Game and Fish seeks suspects using helicopter to harass antelope

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 9:16 PM EDT2014-08-28 01:16:53 GMT
    The department served a search warrant for the helicopter and its GPS at a ranch headquarters in northern Yavapai County but no charges were filed.
    The department served a search warrant for the helicopter and its GPS at a ranch headquarters in northern Yavapai County but no charges were filed.
  • Don't labor your pets this Labor Day weekend

    Don't labor your pets this Labor Day weekend

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:58 PM EDT2014-08-28 00:58:57 GMT
    While you're cooking out for the holiday weekend, dogs and cats can get too close to the fun and end up getting sick.
    While you're cooking out for the holiday weekend, dogs and cats can get too close to the fun and end up getting sick.
  • Border agents arrest two, seize hard drugs in separate smuggling busts

    Border agents arrest two, seize hard drugs in separate smuggling busts

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:16 PM EDT2014-08-28 00:16:29 GMT
    (Source: CBP)(Source: CBP)
    Officers referred the suspects to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations and seized the vehicles and drugs.
    Officers referred the suspects to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations and seized the vehicles and drugs.
  • CBP arrests suspect in Port of Douglas drug bust

    CBP arrests suspect in Port of Douglas drug bust

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:56:41 GMT
    (Source: CBP)(Source: CBP)
    Authorities referred German-Martinez to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations, and seized the drugs and car.
    Authorities referred German-Martinez to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations, and seized the drugs and car.
  • CBP: Illegal immigrants rescued after bee attack near Douglas

    CBP: Illegal immigrants rescued after bee attack near Douglas

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:46:10 GMT
    A woman called the Tucson Sector Border Patrol around 10:30 p.m. on Sunday to say she and two others were lost, without water and had been stung by bees.
    A woman called the Tucson Sector Border Patrol around 10:30 p.m. on Sunday to say she and two others were lost, without water and had been stung by bees.

  • Tribe begins construction on Glendale casino

    Tribe begins construction on Glendale casino

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 7:17 PM EDT2014-08-27 23:17:53 GMT
    The next time you're at a Cardinals game or maybe a concert at Jobing.com arena, you might see something new in the area.
    The next time you're at a Cardinals game or maybe a concert at Jobing.com arena, you might see something new in the area.
  • Reactions: Sun Tran bus in high waters

    Reactions: Sun Tran bus in high waters

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:41 PM EDT2014-08-27 22:41:25 GMT
    TNN reached out to Sun Tran, city officials and Tucson Police, all of whom are aware of what happened, though as of now, nobody is willing to go on camera.
    TNN reached out to Sun Tran, city officials and Tucson Police, all of whom are aware of what happened, though as of now, nobody is willing to go on camera.
  • PCSD: Suspect tries to sell stolen UA football tickets to deputy

    PCSD: Suspect tries to sell stolen UA football tickets to deputy

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 4:51 PM EDT2014-08-27 20:51:53 GMT
    (Source: PCSD)(Source: PCSD)
    Authorities booked the suspect, 26-year-old Emilio Pesina, into the Pima County Adult Detention Center on a charge of trafficking in stolen property.
    Authorities booked the suspect, 26-year-old Emilio Pesina, into the Pima County Adult Detention Center on a charge of trafficking in stolen property.
  • UA Bear Down Downtown first of its kind Wednesday

    UA Bear Down Downtown first of its kind Wednesday

    UA Bear Down Downtown first of its kind Wednesday

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 4:14 PM EDT2014-08-27 20:14:47 GMT
    Bear Down Downtown 2014 Wednesday to help students learn about the campus community.
    Bear Down Downtown 2014 Wednesday to help students learn about the campus community.
  • PCC honors outstanding staff, faculty

    PCC honors outstanding staff, faculty

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-08-27 20:09:56 GMT
    Pima Community College recently honored outstanding staff and faculty for contributions during the 2013-14 academic year, at the All College Day event. All College Day is PCC's annual start of the academic year meeting for employees. 
    Pima Community College recently honored outstanding staff and faculty for contributions during the 2013-14 academic year, at the All College Day event. All College Day is PCC's annual start of the academic year meeting for employees. 
  • American Red Cross still in need of blood donations

    American Red Cross still in need of blood donations

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:37 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:37:14 GMT
    The American Red Cross continues to have an urgent need for blood donors of all blood types. The need is still high, according to Red Cross officials, even with an increase in donations after a late July push. Donors with O, A and B negative blood are especially needed. 
    The American Red Cross continues to have an urgent need for blood donors of all blood types. The need is still high, according to Red Cross officials, even with an increase in donations after a late July push. Donors with O, A and B negative blood are especially needed. 
  • CD-2 race is rematch of very close 2012 race

    CD-2 race is rematch of very close 2012 race

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:08 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:08:56 GMT
    The race for Congress in District 2, which covers southeastern Arizona over to the New Mexico state line, could be a close one, because it is a rematch of a highly competitive race. 
    The race for Congress in District 2, which covers southeastern Arizona over to the New Mexico state line, could be a close one, because it is a rematch of a highly competitive race. 
  • CD-3 race a Grijalva, Saucedo-Mercer rematch

    CD-3 race a Grijalva, Saucedo-Mercer rematch

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 2:04 PM EDT2014-08-27 18:04:33 GMT
    November's election will be a rematch for the candidates of Congressional District 3, as long time incumbent Raul Grijalva will once again face off against Republican challenger Gabriela Saucedo-Mercer.
    November's election will be a rematch for the candidates of Congressional District 3, as long time incumbent Raul Grijalva will once again face off against Republican challenger Gabriela Saucedo-Mercer.
  • Pima Co. Sheriff seeking suspect in attempted robbery

    Pima Co. Sheriff seeking suspect in attempted robbery

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 1:20 PM EDT2014-08-27 17:20:14 GMT
    The Pima County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help identifying a suspect in an attempted robbery of a convenience store on August 17, 2014.
    The Pima County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help identifying a suspect in an attempted robbery of a convenience store on August 17, 2014.
  • Water line break at Marana Middle School

    Water line break at Marana Middle School

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 1:03 PM EDT2014-08-27 17:03:07 GMT
    School is operating as normal, despite an underground water line break, said Marana Unified School District officials. Water is running only at one section of the campus and crews are currently on scene to repair the break. 
    School is operating as normal, despite an underground water line break, said Marana Unified School District officials. Water is running only at one section of the campus and crews are currently on scene to repair the break. 
  • One month later: gap still in U.S. Mexico border fence from monsoon

    One month later: gap still in U.S. Mexico border fence from monsoon

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:27 AM EDT2014-08-27 14:27:55 GMT
    Border Patrol: Ground still too saturated. Repair date has yet to be determined.
    Border Patrol: Ground still too saturated. Repair date has yet to be determined.
  • 'Threatened' status sought for monarch butterfly

    'Threatened' status sought for monarch butterfly

    Three conservation groups and a butterfly expert are asking the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to list the monarch butterfly as a threatened species.
    Three conservation groups and a butterfly expert are asking the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to list the monarch butterfly as a threatened species.
  • Incumbent Grijalva reacts to CD3 rematch

    Incumbent Grijalva reacts to CD3 rematch

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 1:39 AM EDT2014-08-27 05:39:42 GMT
    Source: Tucson News NowSource: Tucson News Now
    Representative Raul Grijalva will face Congressional District 3 challenger Gabby Saucedo Mercer for the second time, but the incumbent does not consider this year's campaign to be a rematch.
    Representative Raul Grijalva will face Congressional District 3 challenger Gabby Saucedo Mercer for the second time, but the incumbent does not consider this year's campaign to be a rematch.
  • Breaking

    GOP nominates McSally in CD2

    GOP nominates McSally in CD2

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 1:23 AM EDT2014-08-27 05:23:09 GMT
    Tucson News Now has your one-stop shop for coverage of today's primary election. Find all of the results, video, live blog/discussion, stories and more here:http://tucsonnewsnow.com/election
    Tucson News Now has your one-stop shop for coverage of today's primary election. Find all of the results, video, live blog/discussion, stories and more here:http://tucsonnewsnow.com/election
  • breaking

    AP: Tom Horne falls in GOP attorney general primary

    AP: Tom Horne falls in GOP attorney general primary

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 12:51 AM EDT2014-08-27 04:51:31 GMT
    Attorney General Tom Horne has been thrown out of office in the Republican primary after a rocky first term.
    Attorney General Tom Horne has been thrown out of office in the Republican primary after a rocky first term.
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