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Nearly 20 people rescued from Sabino Canyon on Sunday

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Crews from two fire stations responded to a report of people stranded on a tram. 

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McCain returning to Senate this week

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) leaves a meeting where a new version of a GOP healthcare bill was unveiled to Republican senators at the U.S. Capitol July 13, 2017. Photo: Getty Images via 12News Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) leaves a meeting where a new version of a GOP healthcare bill was unveiled to Republican senators at the U.S. Capitol July 13, 2017. Photo: Getty Images via 12News
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Sen. John McCain's brain cancer diagnosis raises the question of what would happen if he were unable to carry out his duties in the U.S. Senate. 

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News 4 Tucson School Supply Drive underway Video included

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TUCSON- The News 4 Tucson School Supply drive is underway! 

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Investigators searching for white van in fatal hit and run

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A man was killed while crossing Oracle Road near Rudasill Road in a hit-and-run crash. 

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Recent rain cools us down

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TUCSON - Recent rain has cooled the mercury down substantially across southern Arizona. Consider today for example. The high in Tucson today 

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UPDATE: 2 final hikers rescued from Tanque Verde Falls; All 17 hikers okay Video included

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The Pima County Sheriffs Department says they are in the process of rescuing 17 hikers after flash flood near Tanque Verde falls

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N4T Investigators: Man charged with killing two cyclists in court

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Tucson - Brian Lynch was in Pima County Superior Court as his attorney made several motions in advance of Lynch's manslaughter trial. 

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News 4 Tucson's School Supply Drive drop off locations

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Here's the complete list for the News 4 Tucson School Supply Drive drop off locations School District Drop Off Locations

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Charges recommended against Hamilton principal, former coach as hazing investigation widens

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The Chandler Police Department has confirmed exclusively to 12 News it has recommended charges for several individuals connected to the allegations of hazing within the Hamilton High School football program. 

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Rescuers tell their side of what happened at Tanque Verde Falls

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There were more than forty people involved from different agencies assisting with the rescue of seventeen people at Tanque Verde Falls.

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Last orca calf born in captivity at a SeaWorld park dies

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The last killer whale born in captivity under SeaWorld's former orca-breeding program has died at the company's San Antonio park.      The Orlando-based company says 3-month-old Kyara died Monday. 

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Tucsonan reacts to Tanque Verde Falls hiker rescue

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Tony Ciaravino is quite familiar with Tanque Verde Falls. and there's ...

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New stingray exhibit at the Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch Video included

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The Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch located near Picacho Peak recently opened a new indoor stingray exhibit.

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120 years in prison in child porn case

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Sedona - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says a jewelry store owner was sentenced on Thursday to 1,440 months in prison without the possibility of early release in for possessing and distributing child pornography. 

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USA preps for Gold Cup Finals Video included

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Fans in border-area communities like Tucson and Southern Arizona have allegiances to both Team USA & Mexico when it comes to soccer, so many were disappointed when Jamaica foiled a chance for the North American rivals to meet in the championship game of the Gold Cup. 

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Roadrunners radio partner is now Fox Sports

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It might be the "off-season", but still lots of action going on internally with the Tucson Roadrunners Hockey team.  Here's more from Tucson Roadrunners Media Relations Staff: – iHeart Radio Tucson announced today the debut of Fox Sports Radio 1450, Tucson’s Sports Station and radio home of your Tucson Roadrunners, effective immediately. Fox Sports 1450 AM offers a variety of national and local sports-related programming including Tucson Roadrunners hockey...

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Tucson dog with Leptospirosis makes full recovery Video included

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One of Pima County’s seven confirmed cases of canine leptospirosis has made a full recovery. 

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Branson, Missouri, Firefighters Rescue Bird From Tree

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Branson, Missouri, Firefighters Rescue Bird From Tree Branson firefighters pose with a parrot that they had to rescue from 50 feet up in a tree over the weekend..

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Multi-Agency border bust

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A multi-agency effort lead to the arrest of four suspected undocumented immigrants. 

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Community remembers Vern Friedli Video included

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The community is mourning the loss of an iconic football coach, Vern Friedli, who passed away, on Friday. 

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Mesa boy rescued from floodwaters Video included

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An 11-year-old boy was rescued from floodwaters in Mesa, on Monday. 

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Some Pima County roads still closed after storms

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Roads closed in Pima County: 

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Installing microchips in employees is 'the right thing to do,' CEO says

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One U.S. tech firm is offering to install rice-size microchips in its employees' hands. 

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Drowning of couple at Lake Havasu is a sad reminder of the importance of life jackets

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 The drowning of two adults at Lake Havasu on Friday, July 21, is a sad reminder that everyone — regardless of age — should wear a life jacket when out on the water. 

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So you want to be a space tourist? Here are your options

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Virgin Galactic, SpaceX, and Tucson-based World View are just three of the companies poised to offer space, or near space missions to private astronauts.

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Moon's interior may contain water, Brown University scientists say

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There may be water -- a good bit of it -- deep inside the moon, scientists at Brown University say. 

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Shopkins Coming to TCC

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Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! will visit more than 110 theatres on its North American tour beginning this September and coming to TCC Music Hall on 10/27. 

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Mohawk Rest Area on I-8 reopens after eight-year hiatus

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The Mohawk Rest Area has reopened on Interstate 8, giving drivers a new place to stop and rest, stretch their legs and exercise their pets on the drive across the desert between Yuma and Gila Bend. The Arizona Department of Transportation rest area, located near the Mohawk Pass at milepost 56, includes all new facilities, including new restrooms as well as new plumbing, electrical systems and parking areas. The $4.6 million project also included making the rest area compliant with ...

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IRS Office of Appeals Pilots Virtual Service

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The Internal Revenue Service Office of Appeals will soon pilot a new web-based virtual conference option for taxpayers and their representatives. This virtual face-to-face option will provide an additional option for taxpayer conferences. 

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News 4 Cooks - Tagliatelle Shrimp Video included

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Chef Marcus Van Winden Tagliatelle shrimp Recipe serves 4 36oz cooked pasta (we are using house made squid ink tagliatelle) 1 shallot - shaved  3 cloves garlic - rough chopped Juice from 1/2 large lemon  1/2 cup of white wine 1 stick of butter 28 large shrimp  Lemon Grass Parmesan cheese Olive oil Sauté shrimp with oil, garlic, shallot and lemongrass. Approximately 1 minute each side. Add lemon juice and white wine. Reduce by half. Add ... More>>

As fatal overdoses rise, pioneering police effort evolves

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The city is seeing more heroin overdoses today than it did two years ago when it introduced a unique amnesty program replicated by hundreds of police departments across the nation that encourages addicts to turn in their drugs to police without fear of arrest to get fast-tracked for treatment.     .

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City of Sierra Vista wins tourism contest

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Sierra Vista wins tourism contest

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Scam Alert: How to avoid Monsoon related home repair fraud

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“Major storms often bring in storm-chasing scam artists who try to take advantage of homeowners coping with damage to their homes,” said Attorney General Mark Brnovich. 

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News 4 Cooks: Kalua Pork Sliders Video included

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Festa International Buffet at Casino del Sol: Kalua Pork Sliders 

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Railroad crossing in Vail now completed

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Railroad crossing in Vail on Colossal Cave Road now finished

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'I did not collude,' Kushner says on Russia ties

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Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner denied Monday that he colluded with Russians in the course of President Donald Trump's White House bid, declaring after a closed-door interview on Capitol Hill that all of his actions "were proper."  

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Princes William, Harry recall final phone conversation with their late mother

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Earlier this week, we learned that visitors to Buckingham Palace would get a look at some of the late Princess Diana's personal items as part of a memorial tribute marking the 20th anniversary of her death. 

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Monsoon Progress Report: July 24th, 2017

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Tucson is off to the 6th wettest recorded start to the Monsoon, with weather record keeping dating back to 1894.

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UPDATE: Summer classes at PCC Downtown to resume as scheduled Monday

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Tucson Police Dept. has locked down Pima Community College downtown campus after a report of shots fired.

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Trump: Health vote is last chance for GOP to do right thing

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President Donald Trump pressured Republicans Monday to approve the Senate's wheezing health care bill, saying a showdown vote planned for this week is their "last chance to do the right thing" and erase the Obama health law.      

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Roads closed due to Sunday's storms

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Click here for a list of road closures in Pima County.

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USA beats Costa Rica To Advance To Gold Cup Finals Video included

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USA is awaiting the winner of the game between Mexico and Jamaica to see who the Red, White & Blue will play in the championship of the Gold Cup.   Here are highlights from USA's 2-0 win over Costa Rica in the semi-finals in the Dallas, TX area. 

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Women celebrate freedom by burning burkas Video included

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Women who were just freed from ISIS control in the city of Raqqa celebrated in the streets by burning their burkas. 

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Monsoon storms slow their roll Video included

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Slightly drier air works into the state as the week goes along, leading to a reduction in storm development.

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Michael Phelps races great white shark Video included

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The shark won the race in 36.1 seconds.

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Judge to rule on T.U.S.D.'s Mexican-American studies program

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - A judge plans to rule within weeks on a challenge to an Arizona law that prompted the dismantling of a Mexican-American history program in Tucson's largest school district.  

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Flash flooding rips through Tucson's southwest side

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TUCSON - Monsoon storms strike sections of metro Tucson once again on Sunday leaving behind flooded washes and roadways.

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Couple drowns at Arizona lake

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 LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. (AP) - Arizona authorities say a Monrovia, California, couple drowned in Lake Havasu along the Colorado River after the woman panicked while swimming and her husband jumped in to help her.     

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Thornydale Hosts Washington in Little League World Series West Regional Video included

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After a rain-delay of nearly two hours, the Thornydale Little League team representing Arizona in the Western Regionals for Softball (Juniors) saw their momentum taken away in an 11-9 loss to Washington.  For highlights, please click on icon above. 

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Spieth wins British Open Video included

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We have another 3-time-major-champ in golf.  

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Charlie Gard hospital says staff have received death threats

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The British hospital treating terminally ill baby Charlie Gard said Saturday that its staff has been subjected to abuse and even death threats in the controversial case.

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Tucson Fire Dept. extinguish garage fire in northwest

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Tucson Fire Dept. fought a garage fire early Sunday in northwest Tucson. 

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Russian ambassador to the US Sergei Kislyak ends his term

FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak arrives at the State Department in Washington to meet with Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File) FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak arrives at the State Department in Washington to meet with Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
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MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei Kislyak, a prominent figure in the controversy over Russia’s possible involvement in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, has ended his assignment in Washington.

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12-hour flash flood watch issued for 5 counties in Arizona

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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - The National Weather Service has issued a 12-hour flash flood watch for Apache, Coconino, Navajo and Yavapai counties plus the northern portion of Gila County.

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Flash flooding possible again Sunday

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TUCSON - Heavy flooding rains possible across southern Arizona again on Sunday.

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Two-year old dies overnight after drowning Thursday

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The two year old boy involved in the Thursday night drowning has passed away. Northwest Fire says the boy died overnight from the injuries he sustained in Thursday night's incident.

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GOP Legislative Agenda Stalled Amid Ideological Divides

US President Donald J. Trump, along with GOP lawmakers, speaks after the House voted to repeal and replace Obamacare with a Republican version of the health care law in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington on May 4, 2017. - Jim Lo Scalzo / EPA US President Donald J. Trump, along with GOP lawmakers, speaks after the House voted to repeal and replace Obamacare with a Republican version of the health care law in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington on May 4, 2017. - Jim Lo Scalzo / EPA
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WASHINGTON — Six months after assuming control of both chambers of Congress and the White House, Republicans are struggling to pass major parts of their ambitious legislative agenda, and they face a growing list of controversial issues that are testing the party’s ability to govern.

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Saguaro National Park to get $215K for infrastructure work

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Saguaro National Park in southern Arizona is getting a percentage of federal and private money designated for maintenance and infrastructure work at U.S. national parks. 

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What Is Glioblastoma? McCain’s Brain Tumor Is an Aggressive Type of Cancer

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The type of brain tumor that doctors removed from Sen. John McCain on Friday is an aggressive one known as a glioblastoma, a highly malignant form of cancer that spreads quickly due to its association with a large network of blood vessels in the brain.

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8 Suspected Migrants Found Dead in Packed, Overheated Tractor-Trailer in Texas

Officials investigate a truck that was found to contain 38 suspected migrants in San Antonio, Texas, Sunday. (Darren Abate / EPA) Officials investigate a truck that was found to contain 38 suspected migrants in San Antonio, Texas, Sunday. (Darren Abate / EPA)
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Eight people were found dead and some 17 with life-threatening injuries in the back of a packed and overheated 18 wheeler in San Antonio, Texas, early on Sunday.

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Sinkhole closes Edith between Grant Road and Water

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Edith Blvd. is closed between Grant Road and Water St. due to a sinkhole.  

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FC Tucson's season comes to end after 1-0 loss to Fresno in Playoffs Video included

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In a game that ended at almost midnight Saturday morning because of a lengthy weather-delay, FC Tucson fell to the Fresno Fuego 1-0 in the PDL semi-finals.  To see highlights, please click on icon above.  More>>

Sun Link streetcar celebrates 3rd anniversary

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The Sun Link streetcar offered free rides to celebrate its 3rd anniversary.

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Heavy rain floods Tucson Saturday evening

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TUCSON - Monsoon storms soak through metro Tucson on Saturday leading to another round of flash flooding. 

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