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Pima County Sheriff's Deputy added to the National Law Enforcement Memorial

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The name of a fallen officer from the Pima County Sheriff's Department was added to National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington D.C.

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Oregon clips Arizona to tie series

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Cesar Salazar hit a solo home run to tie the game at 1, but Oregon scored one more to beat the Wildcats at PK Park in Eugene. Oregon won 2-1.

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UCLA sweeps Arizona in Super Regional series

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LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- UCLA defeated Arizona 3-2 on Friday night at Easton Stadium to sweep the Los Angeles Super Regional and advance to the Women's College World Series.

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Arizona dad develops app to prevent hot car deaths

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The 911 calls are difficult to listen to: fathers, mothers, even grandparents screaming and yelling about the little child they accidentally left in the car for several hours. 

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Midtown home invasion, six subjects apprehended

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According to the Tucson Police Department, a home invasion took place just before 11 p.m. Thursday, May 25th near the 4900 block of East 5th Street.  

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Mesa seniors arrested, banned from graduation after prank

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On graduation day, Christian Jimenez was looking sharp.

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Fire restrictions for Memorial Day Weekend

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TUCSON - Camping in the mountains this holiday weekend? You better cancel the bonfire.

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Midtown apartment owner upset with trash, debris piling up around dumpster outside property

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TUCSON -- A midtown dumpster has become a big problem for one apartment owner.

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DUI enforcement this holiday weekend

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With Memorial Day Weekend already here, the Southern Arizona DUI task force will be in full swing. 

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Watches Issued: Subtropical Storm Alberto, first storm of 2018 Atlantic hurricane season

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Tropical storm force winds (winds 40+ mph) and storm surge inundation are possible along the northern Gulf coast late this weekend.

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McCain's son opens up about senator's battle with brain cancer

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Sen. John McCain has called his painful divorce from his first wife, Carol McCain, his "greatest moral failing." 

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Gas will cost drivers $1 billion more this Memorial Day weekend

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Traveling for Memorial Day weekend? It's going to cost you. 

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Police: 1 person shot and wounded outside a Phoenix hospital

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Authorities say one person has been wounded in a drive-by shooting in the parking lot of a Phoenix hospital. 

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Worker's body recovered days after drill rig topples over

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A missing construction worker's body has been removed from a collapsed 32-foot hole after a drill rig fell on its side Monday morning. 

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Can diversity training really solve the problem?

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On Tuesday, Starbucks stores will close for an afternoon. The coffee chain faced swift backlash after a Philadelphia store manager called police on two black customers. 

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USC president agrees to step down amid gynecologist scandal

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The president of the University of Southern California has agreed to step down amid a sex scandal involving a school gynecologist, the chairman of the school’s board of trustees said Friday. 

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Traces of opioids found in mussels in Puget Sound near Seattle

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For the first time, researchers in Washington state have found traces of an opioid painkiller in mussels in Puget Sound, which could affect fish in the area.

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Divided Arizona Supreme Court overturns no-bail for sexual assault provision

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A sharply divided Arizona Supreme Court has overturned a 2002 voter-approved state constitutional amendment to categorically deny bail to defendants charged with sexual assault if there's clear proof and a very strong presumption of guilt. 

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How is Dolphinaris Arizona regulated?

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It was business as usual at Dolphinaris only a couple days after the marine park announced one of its dolphins died. 

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News 4 Cooks: Gourmet Girls

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News 4 Cooks: Summer Glaze from the Gourmet Girls

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Oracle and Wetmore roads closed due to auto accident

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TUCSON - The intersection of Oracle and Wetmore road is closed due to an auto accident involving a motorcycle and an SUV...

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Tucson Fry's store recalls refrigerated items

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All refrigerated food sold Thursday at a Tucson Fry's store has been recalled.

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Az House Democrats send letter to Douglas criticizing changing of science standards

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Twenty Democratic members of Arizona's House of Representatives have signed a letter to Arizona Superintendent Diane Douglas regarding the proposed change to the state's scientific standards.

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Teacher named hero of Indiana school shooting

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A science teacher at an Indiana middle school is being named a hero after reportedly tackling the shooter inside of a classroom. 

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Man arrested after hit-and-run injures 3 women on downtown Portland sidewalk

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A man inside the vehicle involved in a hit-and-run that seriously injured three women in downtown Portland was taken into custody by police Friday afternoon.

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News 4 Cooks: Tuna Tataki

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Name of Restaurant: Ume Restaurant, Casino Del Sol

Name of Dish: Tuna Tataki 

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TJ Maxx luggage theft

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Pima County Sheriffs are searching for two men, suspected of shoplifting at a TJ Max store.  

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Border Patrol agent kills undocumented woman in Texas

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An undocumented immigrant was shot and killed Wednesday by a Border Patrol agent in Rio Bravo, Texas, according to US Customs and Border Protection. 

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Cat finds out she's pregnant — and her reaction is priceless

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There are few milestones in life that will make you forever remember exactly where you were and how you felt at the time. 

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Voting underway in Ireland's abortion referendum

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Voters across Ireland were casting ballots Friday in a historic referendum on whether to liberalize the country’s strict abortion laws. 

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Can diversity training really solve the problem?

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On Tuesday, Starbucks stores will close for an afternoon. 

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Sleep in this weekend - you might live longer

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Your pets may be pestering you to get up and feed them, and your spouse may want you to get started on that honey-do list, but tell them you're sleeping in this weekend. 

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Student says science teacher tackled Indiana school shooter

A crowd gathers outside of Noblesville West Middle School after reports of a shooting inside the building.WTHR (Photo via: NBC News) A crowd gathers outside of Noblesville West Middle School after reports of a shooting inside the building.WTHR (Photo via: NBC News)
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A male student opened fire at a suburban Indianapolis middle school Friday morning, wounding another student and a teacher before being taken into custody, authorities said.

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TRAK summer camp is filling up quickly

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The Therapeutic Ranch for Animals and Kids, TRAK, is kicking off it's summer camp sessions Monday.  

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Five students graduate high school at UMC

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Five students graduated at Banner University Medical Center Thursday, May 24. 

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Triple digit free...for now

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Long range computer models are honing in Summer's swelter returning in a big way late next week.

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Weinstein arraigned on rape, other sex charges

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 The official says the film producer will be charged with committing a criminal sex act in a 2004 encounter with an aspiring actress who told a magazine he forced her to perform oral sex. 

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What's Driving You Crazy: I-10 weekend construction

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Construction on I-10 is "what's driving you crazy." "Weekend construction gets on my nerves and it's even worse during a holiday weekend," Jim says. 

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Shooting suspect shot dead by customer at restaurant

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A man who shot two people in a restaurant was killed by an armed customer in the parking lot. 

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PACC: Adopt/Foster a pet this Memorial Day weekend

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The Pima Animal Care Center is having it Memorial Day Madness Sale. 

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UCLA hits four home runs in rout of Arizona softball in Game 1

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Taylor McQuillin once again struggled against a top UCLA lineup, giving up four home runs, including two to Madeline Jelenicki in a 7-1 loss.

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Arizona baseball wins opening game against Oregon

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The Arizona Wildcats baseball team rapped out 14 hits and 10 runs at PK Park in Eugene, winning the first game of a three-game set 10-2. Arizona got home runs from Cesar Salazar (2-run) and Alfonso Rivas (solo) along with three hit games from Donte Williams and Salazar. Cal Stevenson and Rivas each added two hits. Cody Deason pitched 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 2 runs with 2 strikeouts.

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Desert View salutatorian and Kenyan immigrant heads to U of A on full ride

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TUCSON -- On a toasty Thursday night, high school graduation ceremonies were held all across the city of Tucson.   Amphi, Catalina and Tucson Highs just to name a few. And one of the hundreds in a long line of graduates at Desert View High School is Mohamed Tasir, an immigrant from Kenya, and the Salutatorian of the 2018 class.   "It truly is a blessing," Tasir said as he waited to make the walk onto the football field. "I'm thankful to everybody ...

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Tucson Botanical Gardens expansion plans hit a snag

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A plan by the Tucson Botanical Gardens to expand its facility has come to an end.

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Fire crews battle flames at florist

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Rural Metro Fire crews battled a fire near Ajo Way and Country Club Thursday, May 24. 

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N4T Investigators: FBI, others investigating tour company

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One year ago this week, some Cienega High School graduates had a blast at Disneyland. 

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Police: 2 shot at Oklahoma restaurant; suspect dead

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Police say a man armed with a pistol walked into an Oklahoma City restaurant and opened fire, wounding two people, before being shot dead by an armed civilian in the parking lot. 

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Amazon: Echo device sent conversation to family's contact

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An "unlikely" string of events prompted Amazon's Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then send the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle, the company said Thursday. 

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Jury says Samsung must pay $539 million for copying parts of iPhone

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A federal jury decided Thursday that Samsung must pay Apple $539 million in damages for illegally copying some of the iPhone's features to lure people into buying its competing products. 

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Crime Trackers: Man who turned in Pied Piper of Tucson gives his side of the story

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It was a crime that changed the face of Tucson.      

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Uber didn't brake until after woman was hit, report says

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The backup driver looked down. The self-driving Uber's computer was in control. 

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Former prison guard sentenced for sexually abusing inmate

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A former prison guard was convicted of sexually abusing an inmate in 2015. 

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TUSD board votes on employee salary raises

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The Tucson Unified School District Governing Board voted 3-2 this week to spend more than $15 million on employee salary raises. 

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Sleep in this weekend -- you might live longer

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Your pets may be pestering you to get up and feed them, and your spouse may want you to get started on that honey-do list, but tell them you're sleeping in this weekend. 

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Arizona dad develops app to prevent hot car deaths

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The 911 calls are difficult to listen to: fathers, mothers even grandparents screaming and yelling about the little child they accidently left in the car for several hours. 

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Everything you need to know for Phoenix Comic Fest 2018

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Brace yourselves -- Phoenix Comic Fest is coming! 

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Security troops on US nuclear missile base took LSD

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One airman said he felt paranoia. 

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NK says it’s still willing to talk with US

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North Korea says it is still willing to sit down for talks with the United States “at any time, at any format” after President Donald Trump abruptly canceled his planned summit with Kim Jong Un. 

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FOUND: 81-year-old woman reported missing near Douglas

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The Arizona Department of Public Safety says it needs your help finding a missing woman. 

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Parkland families sue gun manufacturer and dealer, citing complicity

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The families of two students killed in the school shooting in Parkland, Fla., are filing lawsuits against the gun manufacturer and seller of the weapon used in the massacre. 

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No Barriers seeks disabled veterans for Grand Canyon rafting trek

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The 2018 No Barriers Warriors Grand Canyon Veteran Wilderness Expedition is now accepting applications from disabled veterans for the October Grand Canyon rafting trek. 

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School bus driver charged in fatal crash

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 A school bus driver is being charged following a crash in northern New Jersey last week that left two people dead, the Morris County prosecutor's office said Thursday. 

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Memorial Day weekend fishing

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Despite forest closures, anglers can still get a line wet this Memorial Day weekend. 

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Summer break for students, teachers to keep pushing for ‘steady funding’

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Thousands of Tucson Unified School District (TUSD) students will be getting their diplomas and leaving school Thursday night, but what about the teachers? 

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Adopt this pet: Harper

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There's a new pet looking to be adopted. Meet Harper! 

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Harvey Weinstein to surrender in sexual misconduct case in Manhattan

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Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is expected to be charged Friday in New York in connection with sexual misconduct allegations, according to a person familiar with the case. 

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Morgan Freeman apologizes in wake of harassment accusations

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Morgan Freeman is apologizing to anyone who may have felt "uncomfortable or disrespected" by his behavior.

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What the eastern Pacific hurricane forecast could mean for Monsoon

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According to 4WARN Meteorologist Jeff Beamish, there are two reasons why this hurricane season could be active.

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Six Flags to buy 'Arizona's largest waterpark'

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Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is adding even more parks to its U.S. portfolio, including a waterpark in Phoenix. 

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Feds: Uber self-driving SUV saw pedestrian; did not brake

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The autonomous Uber SUV that struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March spotted the woman about six seconds before hitting her, but did not stop because the system used to automatically apply brakes in potentially dangerous situations had been disabled, according to federal investigators. 

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Trump to award Medal of Honor to Navy SEAL for daring rescue

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President Donald Trump will award the Medal of Honor to a Navy SEAL who oversaw a daring 2002 assault and rescue mission on a snowy Afghanistan mountaintop.  

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2-year-old drowns in South Side pool

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The Tucson Fire Department has reported two drowning incidents this month, one of them resulted in a fatality. 

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Man arrested for using pepper spray to steal electric bikes, police say

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A man suspected in a string of robberies has been arrested, accord to Tucson Police.

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Police: 1-year-old girl dies after adoptive dad forgets her 'all day' in pickup truck

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Metro Nashville police posted a picture on Twitter showing the car seat the girl was strapped into and the vehicle she was found inside. 

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4 Your Health: how quickly a hot car can become lethal; links to cancer and heart disease for people who are overweight

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Boys who become overweight during puberty could face health problems later in life. Maintaining a healthy weight may also help prevent several types of cancer in women. A reminder, as summer approaches, how quickly a hot car can become lethal to children and pets.

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The dry streak continues...

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As of Wednesday, Tucson has gone 84 straight days without measurable rainfall.

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Trump cancels summit, citing 'open hostility' by North Korea

(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). People watch a TV screen showing file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). People watch a TV screen showing file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday.
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In a dramatic diplomatic turn, President Donald Trump on Thursday canceled next month's summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un, citing the "tremendous anger and open hostility" in a recent statement by the North. 

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Forecasters: Active Atlantic hurricane season expected

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NOAA’s forecasters predict a 70 percent likelihood of 10 to 16 named storms.

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Hot cars and kids: Study shows killer temps hit in an hour

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It was one of those more-than-hectic days. Erin Holley and her husband were building a new house and dealing with a newborn along with their 4-year-old daughter. 

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The Arizona drought is getting worse

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According to 4WARN Meteorologist Jeff Beamish, Tucson's rainfall deficit dating back to October 1st has increased to 2.83".

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A dog becomes dad to ducklings

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A dog steps up and becomes a foster dad to a bunch of motherless ducklings.

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UPDATE: Car Seat Giveaway is now full

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The News 4 Tucson car seat giveaway is now full.

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N4T Investigators: Contracting trouble

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Tucson - Jon Lee paid a contractor named Robert Matthew Cross almost $13,000 to do remodeling work in his midtown home. It was major work involving, among other things, a bathroom, plumbing, electrical, and a installing a new door. Lee says, "I cannot tell you how horrible an experience it was working with this guy. It's probably the worst experience I've ever had." 

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  • Police: Suspected gunman spoke online about demon possession

    Police: Suspected gunman spoke online about demon possession

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    (Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman via AP). Police officers stand at the scene of a shooting on the east side of Lake Hefner in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 24, 2018. A man armed with a pistol walked into Louie’s On The Lake restaurant at the dinner hour and ...(Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman via AP). Police officers stand at the scene of a shooting on the east side of Lake Hefner in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 24, 2018. A man armed with a pistol walked into Louie’s On The Lake restaurant at the dinner hour and ...
    Authorities say a Facebook page in which a man claims his television is possessed by the devil belongs to the man suspected of shooting three people at an Oklahoma City restaurant before being killed by two armed...
    Authorities say a Facebook page in which a man claims his television is possessed by the devil belongs to the man suspected of shooting three people at an Oklahoma City restaurant before being killed by two armed bystanders.
  • Family: Virginia police shooting video raises more questions

    Family: Virginia police shooting video raises more questions

    Saturday, May 26 2018 4:03 AM EDT2018-05-26 08:03:21 GMT
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    (Richmond Police via AP). This still image taken from the Richmond, Va., Police body camera shows a police officer pointing his gun at Marcus-David Peters on May 14, 2018, in Richmond, Va. Police Chief Alfred Durham on Friday, May 25, released the vide...(Richmond Police via AP). This still image taken from the Richmond, Va., Police body camera shows a police officer pointing his gun at Marcus-David Peters on May 14, 2018, in Richmond, Va. Police Chief Alfred Durham on Friday, May 25, released the vide...
    The family of a young, black Virginia man who was fatally shot by police while naked and unarmed says the release of body-camera footage has brought more questions than answers.
    The family of a young, black Virginia man who was fatally shot by police while naked and unarmed says the release of body-camera footage has brought more questions than answers.
  • Father, son plead guilty to fraud involving secretive sect

    Father, son plead guilty to fraud involving secretive sect

    Saturday, May 26 2018 4:03 AM EDT2018-05-26 08:03:12 GMT
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    (Jennifer Emert/WLOS via AP). Jerry Gross arrives at the federal courthouse in Asheville, NC., Friday, May 25, 2018. He and his son, who belong to a secretive evangelical church in North Carolina called Word of Faith Fellowship Church, pleaded guilty t...(Jennifer Emert/WLOS via AP). Jerry Gross arrives at the federal courthouse in Asheville, NC., Friday, May 25, 2018. He and his son, who belong to a secretive evangelical church in North Carolina called Word of Faith Fellowship Church, pleaded guilty t...
    A father and son have pleaded guilty to wire fraud related to an unemployment benefits scheme that former congregants in a secretive sect say was part of a plan to keep money flowing into the church.
    A father and son have pleaded guilty to wire fraud related to an unemployment benefits scheme that former congregants in a secretive sect say was part of a plan to keep money flowing into the church.
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