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  • Sound The Alarm event

    Sound The Alarm event

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:57 AM EDT2017-09-22 04:57:53 GMT
    Red cross crews install smoke alarm at an earlier event. (Source: Red Cross of Southern Arizona)Red cross crews install smoke alarm at an earlier event. (Source: Red Cross of Southern Arizona)

    The American Red Cross of Southern Arizona is striving to reduce this ongoing problem by hosting an event called Sound The Alarm. 

    The American Red Cross of Southern Arizona is striving to reduce this ongoing problem by hosting an event called Sound The Alarm. 

  • Hotspots in Tucson for "hands free" ordinance violations

    Hotspots in Tucson for "hands free" ordinance violations

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:33 AM EDT2017-09-22 04:33:02 GMT

    Two hot spots for ticketing distracted drivers in the county are Cardinal and Valencia and Ajo and Palo Verde. 

    Two hot spots for ticketing distracted drivers in the county are Cardinal and Valencia and Ajo and Palo Verde. 

  • Shooting reported on Campbell near Sunnyside High School

    Shooting reported on Campbell near Sunnyside High School

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:09 AM EDT2017-09-22 04:09:52 GMT

    One person was shot in the face at an apartment complex in the 6200 block of South Campbell Avenue, according to Sgt. Pete Dugan spokesman with the Tucson Police Department.  

    One person was shot in the face at an apartment complex in the 6200 block of South Campbell Avenue, according to Sgt. Pete Dugan spokesman with the Tucson Police Department.  

  • Rep. Grijalva: We planned to get arrested

    Rep. Grijalva: We planned to get arrested

    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:47 PM EDT2017-09-22 03:47:39 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    The southern Arizona Congressman sat down for an interview with Tucson News Now, two days removed from his arrest, booking, and release from jail on a charge of Civil Disobedience on Tuesday, Sept. 19. 

    The southern Arizona Congressman sat down for an interview with Tucson News Now, two days removed from his arrest, booking, and release from jail on a charge of Civil Disobedience on Tuesday, Sept. 19. 

  • New businesses changing how others look at downtown Tucson

    New businesses changing how others look at downtown Tucson

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:58 PM EDT2017-09-22 00:58:09 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    The first paying customers where Paul and Chrisi Cisak, the owners of Johnny Gibson's Market in downtown Tucson. It's also right next door to the hotel. The fact they ventured next door to be the first customers is indicative of the family spirit which is common among downtown merchants. 

    The first paying customers where Paul and Chrisi Cisak, the owners of Johnny Gibson's Market in downtown Tucson. It's also right next door to the hotel. The fact they ventured next door to be the first customers is indicative of the family spirit which is common among downtown merchants. 

  • Plea agreement for suspect in baby formula tampering case

    Plea agreement for suspect in baby formula tampering case

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:27 PM EDT2017-09-22 00:27:26 GMT
    Jennifer Laplante (Source: KOLD News 13)Jennifer Laplante (Source: KOLD News 13)

    Tucson News Now has learned of a plea agreement for a woman accused of returning tainted baby formula to Tucson stores.  

    Tucson News Now has learned of a plea agreement for a woman accused of returning tainted baby formula to Tucson stores.  

  • County supervisors studying effects of minimum-wage increase

    County supervisors studying effects of minimum-wage increase

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:08 PM EDT2017-09-22 00:08:38 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    The Pima County Board of Supervisors is trying to get a better understand how minimum-wage increases affect businesses and workers in southern Arizona.

    The Pima County Board of Supervisors is trying to get a better understand how minimum-wage increases affect businesses and workers in southern Arizona.

  • Video shows woman yelling profanities over veteran's service dog in restaurant

    Video shows woman yelling profanities over veteran's service dog in restaurant

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 19:05:27 GMT
    Ciara Miller (Source: Fox 29 Philadelphia)Ciara Miller (Source: Fox 29 Philadelphia)

    A shocking scene erupted in a Delaware restaurant when a woman got upset about a service dog being in the restaurant.

    A shocking scene erupted in a Delaware restaurant when a woman got upset about a service dog being in the restaurant.

  • Pedestrian hit by train in downtown Tucson

    Pedestrian hit by train in downtown Tucson

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:00 PM EDT2017-09-21 17:00:04 GMT

    The Tucson Police Department said one person is dead after being hit by a train at Main Street and Stone Avenue. 

    The Tucson Police Department said one person is dead after being hit by a train at Main Street and Stone Avenue. 

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    Pedestrian in hit and run dies; police searching for suspect

    Pedestrian in hit and run dies; police searching for suspect

    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:01 AM EDT2017-09-21 15:01:55 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    One of the victims in the hit and run on East Pima Street and North Alvernon Way has died, according to a news release from the Tucson Police Department.  

    One of the victims in the hit and run on East Pima Street and North Alvernon Way has died, according to a news release from the Tucson Police Department.  

  • Tucson doctor hopes to calm flu shot fears

    Tucson doctor hopes to calm flu shot fears

    Thursday, September 21 2017 10:55 AM EDT2017-09-21 14:55:03 GMT
    (Source: Raycom News Network)(Source: Raycom News Network)

    Flu season is around the corner which means you’ve likely seen signs popping up around town reminding you to get vaccinated.

    Flu season is around the corner which means you’ve likely seen signs popping up around town reminding you to get vaccinated.

  • Pima J-TED students head to Houston to help rebuild

    Pima J-TED students head to Houston to help rebuild

    Thursday, September 21 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-09-21 13:08:48 GMT
    (source: Tucson News Now)(source: Tucson News Now)

    A group of high school students from Tucson are headed to Houston in two and a half weeks to help victims of Harvey rebuild. These students are part of the Pima J-TED program for construction. So, the skills they are learning in class will be put to use. Jim Lucklow teaches Construction Technologies. He said after hearing and seeing all the devastation in Houston he wanted to help, and his students stepped up.

    A group of high school students from Tucson are headed to Houston to help victims of Harvey rebuild.

  • WATCH: This may be boxing legend Jake LaMotta's final interview

    WATCH: This may be boxing legend Jake LaMotta's final interview

    Thursday, September 21 2017 8:06 AM EDT2017-09-21 12:06:58 GMT
    Jake LaMotta. (Source: Tucson News Now)Jake LaMotta. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    KOLD News 13 sat down with boxing great Jake LaMotta in early 2017, one of the last interviews for the legendary man.

    KOLD News 13 sat down with boxing great Jake LaMotta in early 2017, one of the last interviews for the legendary man.

  • breaking

    Crash with wires down closes Escalante near Davis-Monthan AFB

    Crash with wires down closes Escalante near Davis-Monthan AFB

    Thursday, September 21 2017 1:37 AM EDT2017-09-21 05:37:09 GMT
    Vehicle in crash on Escalante Road (Source: James Marques)Vehicle in crash on Escalante Road (Source: James Marques)

    Drivers are advised to avoid the area, and use an alternate route if possible. 

    Drivers are advised to avoid the area, and use an alternate route if possible. 

  • Travel site lists Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum among top 25 in U.S.

    Travel site lists Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum among top 25 in U.S.

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:05 PM EDT2017-09-21 03:05:15 GMT
    Source: TripAdvisorSource: TripAdvisor

    The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum has once again made the top 25 list of museums in the United States, that is according to an algorithm from travel site Trip Advisor.  

    The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum has once again made the top 25 list of museums in the United States, that is according to an algorithm from travel site Trip Advisor.  

  • BREAKING

    WATCH: KOLD News 13 Crime Team special

    WATCH: KOLD News 13 Crime Team special

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:55 PM EDT2017-09-21 02:55:17 GMT

    From home and personal defense to the scams you need to watch out for, the KOLD News 13 Crime Team special is about keeping you safe.

    From home and personal defense to the scams you need to watch out for, the KOLD News 13 Crime Team special is about keeping you safe.

  • Biosphere 2 receives generous donation from founder

    Biosphere 2 receives generous donation from founder

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:22 PM EDT2017-09-21 01:22:13 GMT
    Visitors to Biosphere 2 (Source: Tucson News Now)Visitors to Biosphere 2 (Source: Tucson News Now)

    The money will be spent not only in understanding nature and its effect it has on humans, but also repairing the 25-year-old building. 

    The money will be spent not only in understanding nature and its effect it has on humans, but also repairing the 25-year-old building. 

  • Pima County warning residents about possible jury duty scams

    Pima County warning residents about possible jury duty scams

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 9:09 PM EDT2017-09-21 01:09:36 GMT

    Someone claiming to be a law enforcement officer, or representative of the court has been calling residents in Pima County, telling them they are being contacted due to a "failure to appear" for jury duty.   

    Someone claiming to be a law enforcement officer, or representative of the court has been calling residents in Pima County, telling them they are being contacted due to a "failure to appear" for jury duty.   

  • UA students planning to help Mexico City

    UA students planning to help Mexico City

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:55 PM EDT2017-09-21 00:55:20 GMT

    These U of A students feel a connection to the people and feel for them and what they’re going through. 

    These U of A students feel a connection to the people and feel for them and what they’re going through. 

  • BP agents stop drug, human smuggling attempts

    BP agents stop drug, human smuggling attempts

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:34 PM EDT2017-09-21 00:34:57 GMT
    Drug bundles found inside a 1996 Ford Taurus. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)Drug bundles found inside a 1996 Ford Taurus. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

    Five people were arrested and 44 pounds of methamphetamine were seized by Border Patrol agents from the Nogales Station on Tuesday, Sept. 19 at an Interstate 19 immigration checkpoint.  

    Five people were arrested and 44 pounds of methamphetamine were seized by Border Patrol agents from the Nogales Station on Tuesday, Sept. 19 at an Interstate 19 immigration checkpoint.  

  • New Marriott AC brings with it new vibe downtown

    New Marriott AC brings with it new vibe downtown

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:52 PM EDT2017-09-20 23:52:12 GMT
    Marriott AC bar lounge area. (Source: Tucson News Now)Marriott AC bar lounge area. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    The Marriott AC design was introduced in Spain and quickly spread throughout Europe before coming to the US six years ago. There are now 20 of them nationwide.

    The Marriott AC design was introduced in Spain and quickly spread throughout Europe before coming to the US six years ago. There are now 20 of them nationwide.

  • Port of San Luis CBP Officers seize $776K in drugs

    Port of San Luis CBP Officers seize $776K in drugs

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:37 PM EDT2017-09-20 23:37:34 GMT
    Drugs seized in San Luis (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)Drugs seized in San Luis (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

    Last week U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Arizona’s Port of San Luis arrested two and seized more than 93 pounds of cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine during separate encounters on Friday, Sept. 15. 

    Last week U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Arizona’s Port of San Luis arrested two and seized more than 93 pounds of cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine during separate encounters on Friday, Sept. 15. 

  • Pima Co liquor theft suspects stuff bottles into clothes, purse

    Pima Co liquor theft suspects stuff bottles into clothes, purse

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:59 PM EDT2017-09-20 19:59:39 GMT
    (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)(Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)

    According to the Pima County Sheriff's Department, the suspects took multiple bottles of liquor from a cabinet, and shoved the bottles into their clothes and a purse in the Aug. 16 incident.

    According to the Pima County Sheriff's Department, the suspects took multiple bottles of liquor from a cabinet, and shoved the bottles into their clothes and a purse in the Aug. 16 incident.

  • Pet Pals: Meet Liko!

    Pet Pals: Meet Liko!

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:53 PM EDT2017-09-20 19:53:39 GMT
    Liko (Source: Tucson News Now)Liko (Source: Tucson News Now)

    This sweet 2-year-old Labrador retriever mix is very affectionate. If you'd like to meet Liko, call The Humane Society of Southern Arizona at 520-327-6088.

    This sweet 2-year-old Labrador retriever mix is very affectionate. If you'd like to meet Liko, call The Humane Society of Southern Arizona at 520-327-6088.

  • BREAKING

    USGS: Magnitude 6.1 earthquake hits Japan

    USGS: Magnitude 6.1 earthquake hits Japan

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:06 PM EDT2017-09-20 19:06:15 GMT
    (Source: USGS)(Source: USGS)
    The U.S. Geological Survey said a 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck off the east coast of Japan Wednesday. The USGS said the epicenter was about 175 miles east of Kamaishi in the Pacific Ocean. Casualties have not yet been reported. Check back for updates to this story. MOBILE USERS: Download our Tucson News Now app for Apple and Android devices. Copyright 2017 Tucson News Now. All rights reserved.
    The U.S. Geological Survey said a 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck off the east coast of Japan Wednesday. The USGS said the epicenter was about 175 miles east of Kamaishi in the Pacific Ocean. Casualties have not yet been reported. Check back for updates to this story. MOBILE USERS: Download our Tucson News Now app for Apple and Android devices. Copyright 2017 Tucson News Now. All rights reserved.
  • Mexican Consulate, US government offer help after earthquake

    Mexican Consulate, US government offer help after earthquake

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:22 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:22:42 GMT
    The flag at Consulado de Mexico en Tucson lowered to half staff after the earthquake (Source: Tucson News Now)The flag at Consulado de Mexico en Tucson lowered to half staff after the earthquake (Source: Tucson News Now)

    The Consulate of Mexico in Tucson is helping residents connect with Mexico City relatives after a 7.1 magnitude earthquake rocked the area. People across the U.S. are reaching out to their local consulates to connect with their loved ones in Mexico City.

    The Consulate of Mexico in Tucson is helping residents connect with Mexico City relatives after a 7.1 magnitude earthquake rocked the area. People across the U.S. are reaching out to their local consulates to connect with their loved ones in Mexico City.

  • Trial dates set for Tucson truck-driving school embezzlement

    Trial dates set for Tucson truck-driving school embezzlement

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:36 AM EDT2017-09-20 15:36:37 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:59 PM EDT2017-09-20 17:59:38 GMT
    (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Trial dates have been set for the former head of a Tucson truck-driving school accused of embezzling nearly $1 million from students and his ex-employer.

    Trial dates have been set for the former head of a Tucson truck-driving school accused of embezzling nearly $1 million from students and his ex-employer.

  • Governor appoints Pima County judge to Court of Appeals

    Governor appoints Pima County judge to Court of Appeals

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:17 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:17:48 GMT
    Gov. Doug Ducey has appointed Pima County Superior Court Judge Sean Brearcliffe to fill a vacancy on the Arizona Court of Appeals' Tucson-based division.
    Gov. Doug Ducey has appointed Pima County Superior Court Judge Sean Brearcliffe to fill a vacancy on the Arizona Court of Appeals' Tucson-based division.
  • What do you want us to 'Think About?'

    What do you want us to 'Think About?'

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:44 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:44:32 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    Today, I’m simply asking you – what do YOU think people here in southern Arizona should think about? I can’t guarantee I’ll talk about every single one of them, but I will promise to consider ALL your ideas.

    Today, I’m simply asking you – what do YOU think people here in southern Arizona should think about? I can’t guarantee I’ll talk about every single one of them, but I will promise to consider ALL your ideas.

  • New security checkpoint opens at TIA

    New security checkpoint opens at TIA

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:42 AM EDT2017-09-20 14:42:26 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    Airport officials hope flying out of Tucson International Airport will get a whole lot easier. A new security checkpoint for passengers departing on Southwest and United airlines opened Wednesday morning.

    Airport officials hope flying out of Tucson International Airport will get a whole lot easier. A new security checkpoint for passengers departing on Southwest and United airlines opened Wednesday morning.

  • 226 killed as 7.1 magnitude quake fells buildings in Mexico

    226 killed as 7.1 magnitude quake fells buildings in Mexico

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 2:32 PM EDT2017-09-19 18:32:36 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:36 AM EDT2017-09-20 06:36:28 GMT

    A powerful earthquake has shaken Mexico City, causing buildings to sway sickeningly.

    A powerful earthquake has shaken Mexico City, causing buildings to sway sickeningly.

  • BREAKING

    Rep. Grijalva released, now facing disorderly conduct charge

    Rep. Grijalva released, now facing disorderly conduct charge

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:29 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:29:27 GMT
    Rep. Raul Grijalva.Rep. Raul Grijalva.

    Rep. Raul Grijalva was arrested Tuesday during a protest outside of Trump Tower in New York.

    Rep. Raul Grijalva was arrested Tuesday during a protest outside of Trump Tower in New York.

  • Blue bathroom hue deters drug use, among other benefits

    Blue bathroom hue deters drug use, among other benefits

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:27 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:27:59 GMT
    Among benefits, new bus station bathrooms deter drug use. (Source: Tucson News Now)Among benefits, new bus station bathrooms deter drug use. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    Erik Duran is one bus rider who has noticed the difference, as he sat on a bench and talked about past problems inside the old restrooms at his frequented bus stop.

    Erik Duran is one bus rider who has noticed the difference, as he sat on a bench and talked about past problems inside the old restrooms at his frequented bus stop.

  • Fake law enforcement IDs, handgun found during smuggling attempt near Sierra Vista

    Fake law enforcement IDs, handgun found during smuggling attempt near Sierra Vista

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 7:27 PM EDT2017-09-19 23:27:35 GMT
    Fake law enforcement IDs, handgun found during smuggling attempt. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)Fake law enforcement IDs, handgun found during smuggling attempt. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

    A smuggling attempt by a Nevada man of two men from Mexico was stopped on Sunday, Sept. 17 near Sierra Vista, according to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection news release.  

    A smuggling attempt by a Nevada man of two men from Mexico was stopped on Sunday, Sept. 17 near Sierra Vista, according to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection news release.  

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  • Sound The Alarm event

    Sound The Alarm event

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:57 AM EDT2017-09-22 04:57:53 GMT
    Red cross crews install smoke alarm at an earlier event. (Source: Red Cross of Southern Arizona)Red cross crews install smoke alarm at an earlier event. (Source: Red Cross of Southern Arizona)

    The American Red Cross of Southern Arizona is striving to reduce this ongoing problem by hosting an event called Sound The Alarm. 

    The American Red Cross of Southern Arizona is striving to reduce this ongoing problem by hosting an event called Sound The Alarm. 

  • Hotspots in Tucson for "hands free" ordinance violations

    Hotspots in Tucson for "hands free" ordinance violations

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:33 AM EDT2017-09-22 04:33:02 GMT

    Two hot spots for ticketing distracted drivers in the county are Cardinal and Valencia and Ajo and Palo Verde. 

    Two hot spots for ticketing distracted drivers in the county are Cardinal and Valencia and Ajo and Palo Verde. 

  • Shooting reported on Campbell near Sunnyside High School

    Shooting reported on Campbell near Sunnyside High School

    Friday, September 22 2017 12:09 AM EDT2017-09-22 04:09:52 GMT

    One person was shot in the face at an apartment complex in the 6200 block of South Campbell Avenue, according to Sgt. Pete Dugan spokesman with the Tucson Police Department.  

    One person was shot in the face at an apartment complex in the 6200 block of South Campbell Avenue, according to Sgt. Pete Dugan spokesman with the Tucson Police Department.  

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