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Man shot while trying to steal car

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Tucson police say a man is in the hospital after being shot while trying to steal a car. Police say the man tried to steal a car in the 2800 block of East Manchester around 11am Saturday morning. 

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Children fighting cancer celebrate prom night Video included

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Bethany Myers was diagnosed with liver cancer in 2012. She spent most of high school in the hospital. Going to the Candlelighters Dream Night Prom was a rare opportunity.

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Tucson achieves first 95° day of 2017 Video included

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The historical average date for Tucson's first 95° is May 2nd. While reaching 95° a few weeks early isn't a huge surprise, the number of 90° days this month has been stunning.

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Brush fire burning near Sierra Vista

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Cochise County officials are responding to a brush fire burning just south of Sierra Vista. 

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Teen run over in hit-and-run Video included

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The car left bruises in the shape of tire tread on her arm.

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Poll: A Record Number of Americans Say Government ‘Should Do More’

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In November, voters gave control of the White House and Capitol Hill to the party traditionally associated with reducing the size of government. But now, a record number of Americans say...

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JCC Bomb-Threat Suspect’s Mom Wants to ‘Apologize For His Actions'

U.S.-Israeli teen arrested in Israel is escorted by security personnel following his remand hearing at Magistrate's Court in Rishon Lezion, Israel, on March 23, 2017. REUTERS U.S.-Israeli teen arrested in Israel is escorted by security personnel following his remand hearing at Magistrate's Court in Rishon Lezion, Israel, on March 23, 2017. REUTERS
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Officials say 18-year-old Israeli-American Jewish kid wreaked havoc, calling in more than 100 bomb threats to Jewish community centers across 30 states from the Israeli coastal city of Ashkelon.

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North Korea detains US citizen, the 3rd American being held there

FILE - In this combination of file photos, U.S. citizens Otto Warmbier on March 16, 2016, left, and Kim Dong Chul. North Korea has detained U.S. citizen, Tony Kim, who also goes by his Korean name Kim Sang-duk, officials said Sunday, April 23, 2017. FILE - In this combination of file photos, U.S. citizens Otto Warmbier on March 16, 2016, left, and Kim Dong Chul. North Korea has detained U.S. citizen, Tony Kim, who also goes by his Korean name Kim Sang-duk, officials said Sunday, April 23, 2017.
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North Korea has detained a U.S. citizen, officials said Sunday, bringing to three the number of Americans now being held there.

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Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles

President Donald Trump poses for a portrait in the Oval Office in Washington, Friday, April 21, 2017. With his tweets and his bravado, Trump is putting his mark on the presidency in his first 100 days in office. President Donald Trump poses for a portrait in the Oval Office in Washington, Friday, April 21, 2017. With his tweets and his bravado, Trump is putting his mark on the presidency in his first 100 days in office.
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President Donald Trump is heading into one of the most challenging weeks of his presidency, juggling a renewed health care push and a looming budget deadline.

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Mauga Hits HR No. 88 as Cats Clinch Series; Mauga all time home run leader at U of A Video included

Arizona outfielder Katiyana Mauga Arizona outfielder Katiyana Mauga
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Katiyana Mauga had another historical performance as #3 Arizona beat #6 Oregon for a second straight time.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: -- A day after edging No. 6 Oregon in a pitcher's duel, 2-0, third-ranked Arizona plated 10 runs on 12 hits and fought off a late Oregon surge to win 10-7 and clinch the series over the Ducks. Katiyana Mauga broke the Arizona record with her 88th career home run, her second of the series and fifth in UA's last four games. The two o...

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North Korea Threatens Australia With Nuclear Strike Over ‘Toeing The Line’ With U.S.

Vice President Mike Pence and Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop pose for a photo during a visit to the Australian Museum in Sydney, Saturday, April 22. David Moir / AP Vice President Mike Pence and Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop pose for a photo during a visit to the Australian Museum in Sydney, Saturday, April 22. David Moir / AP
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North Korea has launched into a war of words against Australia over the country's alliance with the U.S., warning the country is within striking range of a nuclear weapon.

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President Trump's sons eying business expansions

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NEW YORK (AP) - Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump are the apprentices-turned-bosses, running the Trump Organization while their father is in the Oval Office.      

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Hash browns recalled over golf ball contamination

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MATTHEWS, N.C. (AP) - A food company is recalling frozen hash browns from stores in nine states because the potatoes may have pieces of...

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Deputies searching for robbery suspect near Sedona

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Yavapai County Sheriff's deputies are looking for the man who robbed a Sedona area convenience store early Saturday morning.

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Mauga breaks NCAA record & ties U of A home run record as #3 Cats beat #6 Oregon Video included

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#3 Arizona pulled off a big, 2-0 win over 6th ranked Oregon to open its 3 game series.  On the mound, Danielle O'Toole pitched another shutout!  However, the big news of the day was Katiyana Mauga marching into the U of A record books.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics.   TO SEE HOME RUN PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE: Katiyana Mauga hit her Arizona-career-home-run-record-tying 87th home run while Danielle O'Toole shut out the No. 6 team in the country and thi... More>>

Disney offers an early look at its Star Wars theme park

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A galaxy far, far away is going to get a lot closer in 2019, when Walt Disney Parks opens its new Star Wars attractions in Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts. 

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American tries to learn from United's mistakes in incident

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Another day, another cellphone video of a conflict on an airplane. American Airlines said it grounded a flight attendant who got into a verbal confrontation with a passenger after taking a baby stroller away from another passenger on a Friday flight from San Francisco to Dallas-Fort Worth. 

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Charleston Shooter Dylann Roof Moved to Death Row in Terre Haute Federal Prison

Dylann Roof is escorted into the court room at the Charleston County Judicial Center in Charleston, South Carolina, April 10, 2017. Grace Beahm/Pool / Reuters Dylann Roof is escorted into the court room at the Charleston County Judicial Center in Charleston, South Carolina, April 10, 2017. Grace Beahm/Pool / Reuters
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Convicted church shooter Dylann Roof has been transferred to death row at Terre Haute Federal Prison in Indiana.

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Watch Live: March for Science

Official poster apart of Science March on DC 2017. Official poster apart of Science March on DC 2017.
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On Earth Day scientists gather to demand respect, funding, and recognition. More>>

Sanctuary cities threatened with loss of federal grant money

FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2017 file photo, a woman holds a sign at a rally outside of City Hall in San Francisco. FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2017 file photo, a woman holds a sign at a rally outside of City Hall in San Francisco.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration intensified its threats to crack down on so-called sanctuary cities that refuse to comply with federal immigration authorities, warning nine jurisdictions Friday that they may lose coveted law enforcement grant money unless they document cooperation. It sent letters to officials in California and major cities including New York, Chicago, Philadelphia and New Orleans, all places the Justice Department's inspector general has identified ... More>>

Volkswagen Slapped With Largest Ever Fine for Automakers

VW emblems at a Volkswagen production line in Wolfsburg, Germany. Fabian Bimmer / Reuters file VW emblems at a Volkswagen production line in Wolfsburg, Germany. Fabian Bimmer / Reuters file
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A federal judge in Detroit Friday signed off on what could be one of the last big developments in the Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal.

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Senator Sanders visits Arizona Video included

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Senator Bernie Sanders made a stop in Arizona Friday.

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Update on Mexican Gray Wolf population Video included

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There's good news and bad news regarding the Mexican Gray Wolf population. 

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Young entrepreneurs present business ideas to Tucson area investors Video included

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Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) students in the Tucson area were awarded startup funding to launch their businesses after pitching to a panel of local investors at the University of Arizona. 

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Disabled Tucson man wants free handicapped parking Video included

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One Tucson man believes handicapped parking spaces should be free. Tom Guthrie’s in his 80’s, has back issues and isn’t a big fan of parking downtown. "I think it's outrageous that they charge for the handicapped people,” Guthrie said. 

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U of A student warns about distracted driving after near head-on collision Video included

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A University of Arizona student is turning a scary moment with a wrong-way driver into a message for Tucson drivers. Amanda Oien was driving down Speedway Blvd. near Alvernon Way early Saturday morning when she noticed something was wrong. “I saw cars starting to brake and I thought that was strange,” she said. “So I looked over and all of a sudden there's a black sedan heading my way.” According to authorities, the driver of that black car was fleeing ...

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TPD searching for serial armed robbery suspect

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The Tucson Police Department is asking the public for help locating a serial armed robbery suspect responsible for 13 robberies since mid-March.  

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City High Pennington Showcase

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 This lets the students exhibit alternative styles of learning, like demonstrations, debates, and other exhibits.

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Gov. Ducey considers texting ban for Arizona's teen drivers Video included

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A proposed cell-phone ban on teenage drivers is just one signature away from becoming Arizona law. 

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Justice Dept. Charges Man in Threat Hoaxes to Jewish Community Centers

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The Justice Department on Friday formally charged a teen with dual U.S. and Israeli citizenship in connection with a series of threats to Jewish Community Centers, schools, and commercial airline flights that resulted in evacuations and put communities on edge.

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PCSD warns community about phone scam involving fake detectives Video included

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The Pima County Sheriff's Department is warning the community about a phone scam involving a person posing as a Sheriff's detective. 

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Google tips off cops to Arizona child pornography user

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Authorities arrested a Mesa man who admitted, according to court documents, to possessing over 20 images and videos of child pornography on his cellphone. 

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A reminder about leaving kids and pets in hot cars

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TUCSON - It doesn't take long. In fact, when the air temperature is 95 degrees, the inside of your car will rise to 114 degrees within 10 minutes. After 30 minutes, the interior goes up to 129 degrees!  With temperatures expected to reach the mid-to-upper 90s this weekend we remind you that leaving children or pets in the car is never okay.  More>>

May is "Revive Civility Month" in Tucson Video included

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Tucson Mayor, Jonathan  Rothschild, has declared May as “Revive Civility Month” in the Old Pueblo, after signing the proclamation. 

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Road improvements update

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Tucson – Beginning on Monday, April 24th, the Pima County Department of Transportation and its contractor, Southern Arizona Paving, will begin construction for the Curtis Road: Highway Drive to Plane Avenue Improvement Project. Construction starts the week of April 24th and will continue for about three months. 

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March for Science: Scientists Hit the Streets to Demand Respect, Funding

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They study the birds and the bees and the flowers and the trees and the moon up above. 

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Vending machine at UC Davis dispenses morning-after pill

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Students at UC Davis can now press A4 for Plan B. 

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Drones used for first time in major search at Grand Canyon

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The desperate search for two people who disappeared at the bottom of the Grand Canyon last weekend marked the National Park Service's most extensive use yet of drones for a search-and-rescue operation.

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Pima Aztecs open football season vs nationally ranked Trinity Valley

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The Pima Comunity Colllege Football team has a lot to be excited about.  Here's more from the PCC Sports Communications Staff: The Aztecs open the 2017 season on Saturday, Aug. 26 at nationally ranked Trinity Volleyball Community College in Athens, TX. The game is deemed “The Battle in the Valley.” “Coach (Brad) Smiley called me last year after coming off great season (7-4 in 2015) but we had too much traveling on our schedule so we said let’s talk for ne...

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Family of Aaron Hernandez’s Victim Asks Patriots to Pay in Wrongful Death Suit

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The family of the man who former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was convicted of murdering is asking the NFL team to voluntarily pay damages — potentially millions of dollars — as part of a wrongful death lawsuit.

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What are the chances of a government shutdown?

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How is the U.S. Congress expected to handle the government’s looming funding deadline, and whether it will face another shutdown? More>>

Tucson utility customers get recycling rebate of 45 cents

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City of Tucson Environmental Services Customers will receive a credit of forty-five cents on their April Utility Services bill. 

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N4T Investigators: Social insecurity update Video included

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Tucson - A congresswoman, a new Marine, and a News 4 Tucson  viewer were recognized for their roles in a young man's dream that almost didn't come true. More on this ceremony later. "Some kids want to be rock stars or astronauts," Jon Iniguez says.

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Tucson mom continues mission to prevent drowning Video included

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A drowning, or near-drowning, can happen at any time and to anyone. There's a Tucson mom who's made prevention her mission. It takes less than a minute for someone to drown, or nearly drown. In the blink of an eye, lives can, and do, change forever. “It just bothers me every time I hear that someone else is getting hurt, and it's 100% preventable,” said Rose Bennett, whose son, Ethan, nearly drowned at a day-camp in 2009, when he was six-years old.   “Unfortun... More>>

10 Days and Counting until Tucson's 30th "March for Babies"

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KVOA News 4 Tucson and Kristi's Kids are counting down to the 30th March of Dimes "March for Babies" in Tucson! 

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Win a new air conditioner during News 4 Tucson's Ice Break contest

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Enter the date and time you think the Old Pueblo will hit the 100-degree mark and win a prize.

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