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  • Children fighting cancer celebrate prom night

    Children fighting cancer celebrate prom night

    Sunday, April 23 2017 12:47 AM EDT2017-04-23 04:47:47 GMT

    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.

    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.

  • President Trump's sons eying business expansions

    President Trump's sons eying business expansions

    Sunday, April 23 2017 12:05 AM EDT2017-04-23 04:05:17 GMT

    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.      

    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.      

  • Man shot while trying to steal car

    Man shot while trying to steal car

    Saturday, April 22 2017 10:27 PM EDT2017-04-23 02:27:00 GMT

    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. 

    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. 

  • Hash browns recalled over golf ball contamination

    Hash browns recalled over golf ball contamination

    Saturday, April 22 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-04-23 02:12:57 GMT

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

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

  • Deputies searching for robbery suspect near Sedona

    Deputies searching for robbery suspect near Sedona

    Saturday, April 22 2017 8:02 PM EDT2017-04-23 00:02:27 GMT

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

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

  • Brush fire burning near Sierra Vista

    Brush fire burning near Sierra Vista

    Saturday, April 22 2017 7:20 PM EDT2017-04-22 23:20:55 GMT

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

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

  • Disney offers an early look at its Star Wars theme park

    Disney offers an early look at its Star Wars theme park

    Saturday, April 22 2017 4:37 PM EDT2017-04-22 20:37:26 GMT

    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. 

    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. 

  • American tries to learn from United's mistakes in incident

    American tries to learn from United's mistakes in incident

    Saturday, April 22 2017 4:20 PM EDT2017-04-22 20:20:01 GMT

    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. 

    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. 

  • Sanctuary cities threatened with loss of federal grant money

    Sanctuary cities threatened with loss of federal grant money

    Saturday, April 22 2017 12:26 PM EDT2017-04-22 16:26:32 GMT
    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.
    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 ...
    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 ...
  • Senator Sanders visits Arizona

    Senator Sanders visits Arizona

    Saturday, April 22 2017 2:20 AM EDT2017-04-22 06:20:48 GMT

    Senator Bernie Sanders made a stop in Arizona Friday.

    Senator Bernie Sanders made a stop in Arizona Friday.

  • Update on Mexican Gray Wolf population

    Update on Mexican Gray Wolf population

    Saturday, April 22 2017 2:17 AM EDT2017-04-22 06:17:59 GMT

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

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

  • Young entrepreneurs present business ideas to Tucson area investors

    Young entrepreneurs present business ideas to Tucson area investors

    Saturday, April 22 2017 2:00 AM EDT2017-04-22 06:00:59 GMT

    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. 

    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. 

  • Teen run over in hit-and-run

    Teen run over in hit-and-run

    Saturday, April 22 2017 12:55 AM EDT2017-04-22 04:55:34 GMT

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

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

  • Disabled Tucson man wants free handicapped parking

    Disabled Tucson man wants free handicapped parking

    Friday, April 21 2017 9:05 PM EDT2017-04-22 01:05:25 GMT

    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. 

    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. 

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

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

    Friday, April 21 2017 9:03 PM EDT2017-04-22 01:03:28 GMT

    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 ...

    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 ...

  • TPD searching for serial armed robbery suspect

    TPD searching for serial armed robbery suspect

    Friday, April 21 2017 9:00 PM EDT2017-04-22 01:00:38 GMT

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

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

  • City High Pennington Showcase

    City High Pennington Showcase

    Friday, April 21 2017 8:48 PM EDT2017-04-22 00:48:56 GMT

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

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

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

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

    Friday, April 21 2017 8:33 PM EDT2017-04-22 00:33:14 GMT

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

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

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

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

    Friday, April 21 2017 8:26 PM EDT2017-04-22 00:26:53 GMT

    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.

    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.

  • PCSD warns community about phone scam involving fake detectives

    PCSD warns community about phone scam involving fake detectives

    Friday, April 21 2017 8:21 PM EDT2017-04-22 00:21:54 GMT

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

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

  • Fake doctor pleads guilty in liposuction case

    Fake doctor pleads guilty in liposuction case

    Friday, April 21 2017 8:20 PM EDT2017-04-22 00:20:59 GMT
    Gustavo Felix NunezGustavo Felix Nunez

    Gustavo Felix Nunez pleaded guilty today to 28 felony counts that range from aggravated assault to fraud to practicing medicine without a license. 

    Gustavo Felix Nunez pleaded guilty today to 28 felony counts that range from aggravated assault to fraud to practicing medicine without a license. 

  • Google tips off cops to Arizona child pornography user

    Google tips off cops to Arizona child pornography user

    Friday, April 21 2017 7:45 PM EDT2017-04-21 23:45:38 GMT
    Shawn FishmanShawn Fishman

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

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

  • A reminder about leaving kids and pets in hot cars

    A reminder about leaving kids and pets in hot cars

    Friday, April 21 2017 7:26 PM EDT2017-04-21 23:26:37 GMT
    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. 
    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. 
  • May is "Revive Civility Month" in Tucson

    May is "Revive Civility Month" in Tucson

    Friday, April 21 2017 7:16 PM EDT2017-04-21 23:16:25 GMT

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

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

  • Road improvements update

    Road improvements update

    Friday, April 21 2017 7:14 PM EDT2017-04-21 23:14:33 GMT

    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. 

    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. 

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

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

    Friday, April 21 2017 6:39 PM EDT2017-04-21 22:39:54 GMT

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

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

  • Drones used for first time in major search at Grand Canyon

    Drones used for first time in major search at Grand Canyon

    Friday, April 21 2017 6:11 PM EDT2017-04-21 22:11:58 GMT
    File photoFile photo

    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.

    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.

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

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

    Friday, April 21 2017 5:08 PM EDT2017-04-21 21:08:25 GMT

    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.

    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.

  • What are the chances of a government shutdown?

    What are the chances of a government shutdown?

    Friday, April 21 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-04-21 21:05:48 GMT
    How is the U.S. Congress expected to handle the government’s looming funding deadline, and whether it will face another shutdown?
    How is the U.S. Congress expected to handle the government’s looming funding deadline, and whether it will face another shutdown?
  • Tucson utility customers get recycling rebate of 45 cents

    Friday, April 21 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-04-21 20:58:21 GMT

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

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

  • Crime Trackers: Murder victim's loved ones still seeking justice

    Crime Trackers: Murder victim's loved ones still seeking justice

    Friday, April 21 2017 2:55 PM EDT2017-04-21 18:55:07 GMT
    Erick BridgesErick Bridges

      Losing a loved one's never easy, but when it's murder, the loss seems unbearable, especially when no one's held accountable. 

      Losing a loved one's never easy, but when it's murder, the loss seems unbearable, especially when no one's held accountable. 

  • DATELINE FRIDAY PREVIEW: The Laci Peterson Story: A Dateline Investigation

    DATELINE FRIDAY PREVIEW: The Laci Peterson Story: A Dateline Investigation

    Friday, April 21 2017 2:32 PM EDT2017-04-21 18:32:18 GMT

    In a new two-hour special, Dateline takes a comprehensive look at the infamous case of Laci Peterson, after reporting on it for more than a decade. 

    In a new two-hour special, Dateline takes a comprehensive look at the infamous case of Laci Peterson, after reporting on it for more than a decade. 

  • New Documentary ‘Elián’: Remembering the Boy Caught Amid the U.S.-Cuba Saga

    New Documentary ‘Elián’: Remembering the Boy Caught Amid the U.S.-Cuba Saga

    Friday, April 21 2017 2:24 PM EDT2017-04-21 18:24:32 GMT

    It was a gut-wrenching story that captured the hearts and imagination of the world: a beautiful five-year-old boy was floating alone in the Florida Straits in an inner tube on Thanksgiving morning in 1999.

    It was a gut-wrenching story that captured the hearts and imagination of the world: a beautiful five-year-old boy was floating alone in the Florida Straits in an inner tube on Thanksgiving morning in 1999.

  • Charity Worker Detained in Egypt for 3 Years Credits Trump for Release

    Charity Worker Detained in Egypt for 3 Years Credits Trump for Release

    Friday, April 21 2017 1:46 PM EDT2017-04-21 17:46:06 GMT

    An Egyptian-American charity worker returned home to the Washington, D.C. area Thursday night after spending three years in an Egyptian jail over what human rights groups say were bogus charges. 

    An Egyptian-American charity worker returned home to the Washington, D.C. area Thursday night after spending three years in an Egyptian jail over what human rights groups say were bogus charges. 

  • Are you being cushioned? 5 ways to know

    Friday, April 21 2017 1:24 PM EDT2017-04-21 17:24:47 GMT

    Online dating has caused an epic change in the way we date, for singles in their 20s — and in their 60s or 70s! 

    Online dating has caused an epic change in the way we date, for singles in their 20s — and in their 60s or 70s! 

  • A behind-the-scenes look at Cirque du Soleil OVO

    A behind-the-scenes look at Cirque du Soleil OVO

    Friday, April 21 2017 11:27 AM EDT2017-04-21 15:27:29 GMT

    Tucson- The Cirque Du Soleil show "OVO" is in town this week.  The show’s publicist, Nicolas Chabat, said OVO hits about 46 ...

    Tucson- The Cirque Du Soleil show "OVO" is in town this week.  The show’s publicist, Nicolas Chabat, said OVO hits about 46 ...

  • 20 children killed when minibus hits truck in South Africa

    20 children killed when minibus hits truck in South Africa

    Friday, April 21 2017 11:02 AM EDT2017-04-21 15:02:17 GMT

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Emergency responders say at least 20 children have been killed when their minibus collided with a truck northeast of South Africa's capital.

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Emergency responders say at least 20 children have been killed when their minibus collided with a truck northeast of South Africa's capital.

  • New Prince Music Released a Year After Musician’s Death

    New Prince Music Released a Year After Musician’s Death

    Friday, April 21 2017 9:33 AM EDT2017-04-21 13:33:11 GMT

    A year after Prince's death, unreleased tracks are on sale. 

    A year after Prince's death, unreleased tracks are on sale. 

  • UPDATE: Tucson police say no credible threat to schools; added police presence a precaution

    UPDATE: Tucson police say no credible threat to schools; added police presence a precaution

    Friday, April 21 2017 9:33 AM EDT2017-04-21 13:33:07 GMT

    TUCSON (KVOA) -- Tucson Police say there will be an added police presence at schools Friday morning, mainly at Tucson High School, after a suspicious message circulated on social media last night.

    TUCSON (KVOA) -- Tucson Police say there will be an added police presence at schools Friday morning, mainly at Tucson High School, after a suspicious message circulated on social media last night.

  • Hittin' the Trails 4 You: Mount Lemmon's Wilderness of Rock Trail

    Hittin' the Trails 4 You: Mount Lemmon's Wilderness of Rock Trail

    Friday, April 21 2017 9:30 AM EDT2017-04-21 13:30:11 GMT

    MOUNT LEMMON - A Northern Arizona feel without taking the long drive.

    MOUNT LEMMON - A Northern Arizona feel without taking the long drive.

  • MUST WATCH: Deer street fight caught on police dash cam

    MUST WATCH: Deer street fight caught on police dash cam

    Friday, April 21 2017 8:21 AM EDT2017-04-21 12:21:16 GMT
    Video captured by a police officer's dash cam shows two deer fighting in the street. (Photo: WCMH-TV)Video captured by a police officer's dash cam shows two deer fighting in the street. (Photo: WCMH-TV)

    WESTERVILLE, Ohio (KVOA) - Oh, Deer! Why is it that some bucks feel the need to get into a street fight over some young does? Or, vice versa!

    WESTERVILLE, Ohio (KVOA) - Oh, Deer! Why is it that some bucks feel the need to get into a street fight over some young does? Or, vice versa!

  • Group told to leave camp in Santa Cruz River after more than 3 years

    Group told to leave camp in Santa Cruz River after more than 3 years

    Friday, April 21 2017 1:38 AM EDT2017-04-21 05:38:45 GMT

    On April 12 somebody called 911 to complain about the camp. The Tucson Police Department followed procedure and served a notice to vacate on April 14, according to Sgt. Kim Bay.

    On April 12 somebody called 911 to complain about the camp. The Tucson Police Department followed procedure and served a notice to vacate on April 14, according to Sgt. Kim Bay.

  • George HW Bush still in hospital; George W Bush visits

    George HW Bush still in hospital; George W Bush visits

    Thursday, April 20 2017 11:07 PM EDT2017-04-21 03:07:15 GMT

    Former President George H.W. Bush got a hospital visit from another former president - his son.

    Former President George H.W. Bush got a hospital visit from another former president - his son.

  • Trump, Francis, LeBron among Time's 100 most influential

    Trump, Francis, LeBron among Time's 100 most influential

    Thursday, April 20 2017 10:56 PM EDT2017-04-21 02:56:08 GMT

    President Donald Trump and Pope Francis join the likes of singer Demi Lovato and actress Viola Davis on Time magazine's list of the 100 most influential people.     

    President Donald Trump and Pope Francis join the likes of singer Demi Lovato and actress Viola Davis on Time magazine's list of the 100 most influential people.     

  • Family of murdered inmate looking for answers

    Family of murdered inmate looking for answers

    Thursday, April 20 2017 9:52 PM EDT2017-04-21 01:52:14 GMT

    The biggest question Branden Roth’s family is now asking is how their son, who was accused of theft, would be in the same cell with an accused murderer.

    The biggest question Branden Roth’s family is now asking is how their son, who was accused of theft, would be in the same cell with an accused murderer.

  • Local vs National gas prices

    Local vs National gas prices

    Thursday, April 20 2017 9:45 PM EDT2017-04-21 01:45:41 GMT

     According to AAA Arizona, we can blame the higher prices on an increased driving demand and a more expensive summer blend of gasoline. 

     According to AAA Arizona, we can blame the higher prices on an increased driving demand and a more expensive summer blend of gasoline. 

  • Scholars share concept solar panel border wall

    Scholars share concept solar panel border wall

    Thursday, April 20 2017 9:36 PM EDT2017-04-21 01:36:21 GMT

    Imagine a sea of solar panel arrays built along the nearly 2,000-mile U.S.-Mexico border.

    Imagine a sea of solar panel arrays built along the nearly 2,000-mile U.S.-Mexico border. It’s a concept being pushed by scholars in and poets alike.  Dr. James Ramey serves as a professor at Metropolitan Autonomous University in Mexico. He’s confident in the idea’s effectiveness and noted a solar panel fence makes more sense economically as well as environmentally versus a 30-foot concrete barrier. The solar wall would be built on the Mexico side, p...

  • Updated road closure

    Updated road closure

    Thursday, April 20 2017 9:14 PM EDT2017-04-21 01:14:29 GMT
    Beginning on Weds, April 26 through Thurs., April 27, Pima County Department of Transportation, the Regional Transportation Authority and their contractor, Falcone Brothers & Associates, will begin placing 21 recycled concrete bridge girders on the new bridge across Camino de la Tierra as part of the improvement project. For safety reasons Camino del la Tierra at the Rillito River Path will have to be closed to traffic while girders are being set. The parking ...
    Beginning on Weds, April 26 through Thurs., April 27, Pima County Department of Transportation, the Regional Transportation Authority and their contractor, Falcone Brothers & Associates, will begin placing 21 recycled concrete bridge girders on the new bridge across Camino de la Tierra as part of the improvement project. For safety reasons Camino del la Tierra at the Rillito River Path will have to be closed to traffic while girders are being set. The parking ...
  • Arizona Legislature OKs texting ban for teen drivers

    Arizona Legislature OKs texting ban for teen drivers

    Thursday, April 20 2017 8:58 PM EDT2017-04-21 00:58:44 GMT
    A person using a phone while driving. (Photo: DjelicS/Thinkstock)A person using a phone while driving. (Photo: DjelicS/Thinkstock)

    PHOENIX (AP) - The Arizona House has joined the Senate in approving legislation banning texting or other cellphone use by drivers with only a learners permit or during the first six months teenagers have a regular license.

    PHOENIX (AP) - The Arizona House has joined the Senate in approving legislation banning texting or other cellphone use by drivers with only a learners permit or during the first six months teenagers have a regular license.

  • Arts & Entertainment: April 20, 2017

    Arts & Entertainment: April 20, 2017

    Thursday, April 20 2017 8:27 PM EDT2017-04-21 00:27:46 GMT

    Herb Stratford is the arts/culture and film critic for KVOA. He is also a film festival programmer with experience in Tucson as well as in Napa, California at the Napa Valley Film Festival (2013 - 2015). He has served as a juror at the Slamdance Film Festival in Park City, UT and teaches Arts Management at the University of Arizona.

    Herb Stratford is the arts/culture and film critic for KVOA. He is also a film festival programmer with experience in Tucson as well as in Napa, California at the Napa Valley Film Festival (2013 - 2015). He has served as a juror at the Slamdance Film Festival in Park City, UT and teaches Arts Management at the University of Arizona.

  • Missing hiker search scaled back in Grand Canyon National Park

    Missing hiker search scaled back in Grand Canyon National Park

    Thursday, April 20 2017 8:23 PM EDT2017-04-21 00:23:12 GMT
    Merrell/Standefer familyMerrell/Standefer family

    The search for two missing hikers is being scaled back, according to Grand Canyon National Park officials. 

    The search for two missing hikers is being scaled back, according to Grand Canyon National Park officials. 

  • The Latest: Islamic State group claims Paris police attack

    The Latest: Islamic State group claims Paris police attack

    Thursday, April 20 2017 7:19 PM EDT2017-04-20 23:19:50 GMT

    Paris police say a gunman has killed a police officer and wounded another before being killed himself in an attack on the Champs-Elysees shopping district.      

    Paris police say a gunman has killed a police officer and wounded another before being killed himself in an attack on the Champs-Elysees shopping district.      

  • Fizzling soda sales

    Fizzling soda sales

    Thursday, April 20 2017 6:15 PM EDT2017-04-20 22:15:00 GMT
    Soda sales seem to be fizzling out. According to Trade and Publication Beverage Digest, soda sales, in the United States,  have gone down 1.2% in 2016, that is the twelfth straight year that sales of declined. Sugar taxes, have been correlated with the decline.
    Soda sales seem to be fizzling out. According to Trade and Publication Beverage Digest, soda sales, in the United States,  have gone down 1.2% in 2016, that is the twelfth straight year that sales of declined. Sugar taxes, have been correlated with the decline.
  • Pima County issues air quality advisory

    Pima County issues air quality advisory

    Thursday, April 20 2017 5:56 PM EDT2017-04-20 21:56:48 GMT

    The Pima County Department of Environmental Quality (PDEQ) is issuing an air quality advisory due to elevated levels of ground-level ozone air pollution in the Tucson metropolitan area. 

    The Pima County Department of Environmental Quality (PDEQ) is issuing an air quality advisory due to elevated levels of ground-level ozone air pollution in the Tucson metropolitan area. 

  • TFD releases statement on mental health in department

    TFD releases statement on mental health in department

    Thursday, April 20 2017 5:20 PM EDT2017-04-20 21:20:12 GMT

    Following last week's shooting by the Tucson Fire Captain at La Encantada, the Tucson Fire Department has released a statement on the mental health of the firefighters. 

    Following last week's shooting by the Tucson Fire Captain at La Encantada, the Tucson Fire Department has released a statement on the mental health of the firefighters. 

  • How to plan for this year's once-in-a-century solar eclipse

    How to plan for this year's once-in-a-century solar eclipse

    Thursday, April 20 2017 5:16 PM EDT2017-04-20 21:16:26 GMT

    It is not too early to begin preparing for the Great American Solar Eclipse of Aug. 21, 2017.

    It is not too early to begin preparing for the Great American Solar Eclipse of Aug. 21, 2017.

  • Bill O’Reilly fans stunned over Fox News host’s departure

    Bill O’Reilly fans stunned over Fox News host’s departure

    Thursday, April 20 2017 5:00 PM EDT2017-04-20 21:00:54 GMT
    Bill O'Reilly out at Fox News (Photo: Salon)Bill O'Reilly out at Fox News (Photo: Salon)

    More than 500 miles from home, North Carolinian Mac Sullivan slowed down as he walked past a small rally on the streets of New York City. 

    More than 500 miles from home, North Carolinian Mac Sullivan slowed down as he walked past a small rally on the streets of New York City. 

  • Pima County Fair kicks off Thursday afternoon

    Pima County Fair kicks off Thursday afternoon

    Thursday, April 20 2017 4:16 PM EDT2017-04-20 20:16:51 GMT

    PIMA COUNTY- The Pima County Fair opens Thursday. Gates open at 1 p.m.  There are new attractions at the fair this year.  Among the new...

    PIMA COUNTY- The Pima County Fair opens Thursday. Gates open at 1 p.m.  There are new attractions at the fair this year.  Among the new...

  • Driver crashes car into Green Valley building

    Thursday, April 20 2017 4:05 PM EDT2017-04-20 20:05:46 GMT

    76-year-old man lost control of his car and hit a building in Green Valley. 

    76-year-old man lost control of his car and hit a building in Green Valley. 

  • WATCH: Two "giraffe moms" finally meet

    WATCH: Two "giraffe moms" finally meet

    Thursday, April 20 2017 2:21 PM EDT2017-04-20 18:21:15 GMT

    Remember the pregnant Mom who wore a giraffe mask and paced around her bedroom?  Well, she's finally met the animal Mom that inspired her and the world!  Watch!

    Remember the pregnant Mom who wore a giraffe mask and paced around her bedroom?  Well, she's finally met the animal Mom that inspired her and the world!  Watch!

  • Police: Arizona man arrested in sledgehammer killing of neighbor's injured dog

    Police: Arizona man arrested in sledgehammer killing of neighbor's injured dog

    Thursday, April 20 2017 2:18 PM EDT2017-04-20 18:18:53 GMT
    Beau the pit bull. (Photo: Jessie Garcia via 12News)Beau the pit bull. (Photo: Jessie Garcia via 12News)

    Phoenix police have arrested a man accused of using a sledgehammer to kill a seriously injured dog that had been struck by at least one car.

    Phoenix police have arrested a man accused of using a sledgehammer to kill a seriously injured dog that had been struck by at least one car.

  • More on Facebook 'mind reading' and 'skin hearing'

    Thursday, April 20 2017 1:52 PM EDT2017-04-20 17:52:00 GMT

    It's not a joke.  Facebook is actively working on technology to read your mind and hear through your skin!  Those with communication disorders could benefit tremendously from this effort, but there are many who question the privacy issues involved.  What do you think?

    It's not a joke.  Facebook is actively working on technology to read your mind and hear through your skin!  Those with communication disorders could benefit tremendously from this effort, but there are many who question the privacy issues involved.  What do you think?

  • Ivanka Trump Has Huge Chinese Fan Club Worshiping ‘Goddess Ivanka’

    Ivanka Trump Has Huge Chinese Fan Club Worshiping ‘Goddess Ivanka’

    Thursday, April 20 2017 1:37 PM EDT2017-04-20 17:37:15 GMT

    Ivanka Trump is fast becoming a cult figure for many in China, her popularity spiking so much there is already an online fan club dedicated to "Goddess Ivanka" with thousands of followers. 

    Ivanka Trump is fast becoming a cult figure for many in China, her popularity spiking so much there is already an online fan club dedicated to "Goddess Ivanka" with thousands of followers. 

  • Teenage girl, teacher who vanished in March found in Calif.

    Teenage girl, teacher who vanished in March found in Calif.

    Thursday, April 20 2017 1:28 PM EDT2017-04-20 17:28:26 GMT
    Elizabeth Thomas and Tad Cummins. Tennessee Bureau of Investigation photoElizabeth Thomas and Tad Cummins. Tennessee Bureau of Investigation photo

    A 15-year-old girl who disappeared with her 50-year-old teacher last month has been found and the teacher arrested, Tennessee authorities said Thursday. 

    A 15-year-old girl who disappeared with her 50-year-old teacher last month has been found and the teacher arrested, Tennessee authorities said Thursday. 

  • It isn't a phase: Mom finds that child's bad mood may be neurological disorder

    It isn't a phase: Mom finds that child's bad mood may be neurological disorder

    Thursday, April 20 2017 1:23 PM EDT2017-04-20 17:23:51 GMT

    When Crystal Henry's 5-year-old daughter, Violet, began acting grumpy and wetting the bed, the Texas mom-of-two assumed it was just a phase. 

    When Crystal Henry's 5-year-old daughter, Violet, began acting grumpy and wetting the bed, the Texas mom-of-two assumed it was just a phase. 

  • Dozens Pulled From Ohio Floodwaters

    Dozens Pulled From Ohio Floodwaters

    Thursday, April 20 2017 9:35 AM EDT2017-04-20 13:35:08 GMT
    (WKYC) Emergency crews pulled dozens of Ohio residents to safety in water rescues in Brooklyn and Parma Wednesday evening after torrential rains resulted in flash flooding. SERT, the Southeast Emergency Response Team moved into action performing dozens of rescues using life rafts. About a dozen Burger King employees had to be rescued from one Brooklyn restaurant after waters came through doors and windows. Read more: http://on.wkyc.com/2oTapj0
    (WKYC) Emergency crews pulled dozens of Ohio residents to safety in water rescues in Brooklyn and Parma Wednesday evening after torrential rains resulted in flash flooding. SERT, the Southeast Emergency Response Team moved into action performing dozens of rescues using life rafts. About a dozen Burger King employees had to be rescued from one Brooklyn restaurant after waters came through doors and windows. Read more: http://on.wkyc.com/2oTapj0
  • MUST WATCH: A snake tries to bite a passing motorcyclist!

    MUST WATCH: A snake tries to bite a passing motorcyclist!

    Thursday, April 20 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-04-20 12:00:31 GMT
    A snake in the middle of the road tried to bite a passing motorcyclist!   (Photo: YouTube Screen Shot)A snake in the middle of the road tried to bite a passing motorcyclist! (Photo: YouTube Screen Shot)

    (KVOA) -- You'll have to see it to believe it! The most random thing imaginable happened to a motorcyclist. 

    (KVOA) -- You'll have to see it to believe it! The most random thing imaginable happened to a motorcyclist. 

  • Oro Valley Town Council holds public meeting on Naranja Park renovation

    Oro Valley Town Council holds public meeting on Naranja Park renovation

    Thursday, April 20 2017 1:58 AM EDT2017-04-20 05:58:45 GMT

    Oro Valley(KVOA)- There was a packed, public meeting Wednesday night, concerning costly renovations at Naranja Park.

    Oro Valley(KVOA)- There was a packed, public meeting Wednesday night, concerning costly renovations at Naranja Park.

  • N4T Investigators: Officers concerned about TPD's aging fleet

    N4T Investigators: Officers concerned about TPD's aging fleet

    Thursday, April 20 2017 1:56 AM EDT2017-04-20 05:56:57 GMT

    The Tucson Police Department has been delaying the revamping of their fleet for the past decade. 

    The Tucson Police Department has been delaying the revamping of their fleet for the past decade. 

  • Family blames Pima County Sheriff's Department for inmate death

    Family blames Pima County Sheriff's Department for inmate death

    Thursday, April 20 2017 1:32 AM EDT2017-04-20 05:32:45 GMT

    King Yates was charged with murdering Cassie Shaylor back in November. He had multiple violent offenses on his record.

    King Yates was charged with murdering Cassie Shaylor back in November. He had multiple violent offenses on his record.

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

    Thursday, April 20 2017 12:33 AM EDT2017-04-20 04:33:59 GMT

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

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

  • Intersection of Campbell and Irvington closed for accident with pedestrian

    Intersection of Campbell and Irvington closed for accident with pedestrian

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 11:24 PM EDT2017-04-20 03:24:51 GMT

    According to the Tucson Police Department, north and southbound Campbell at Irvington are closed after a collision with a pedestrian that resulted in serious injuries. The road will be closed for several hours, TPD asks drivers to avoid the area. NB & SB Campbell at Irvington CLOSED due to a serious injury collision w/ a pedestrian. Will be closed for several hours. Pls avoid the area pic.twitter.com/Pf42f3qezI — Sgt. Kimberly Bay (@sgtkbay) April 20, 2017

    According to the Tucson Police Department, north and southbound Campbell at Irvington are closed after a collision with a pedestrian that resulted in serious injuries. The road will be closed for several hours, TPD asks drivers to avoid the area. NB & SB Campbell at Irvington CLOSED due to a serious injury collision w/ a pedestrian. Will be closed for several hours. Pls avoid the area pic.twitter.com/Pf42f3qezI — Sgt. Kimberly Bay (@sgtkbay) April 20, 2017

  • Baby orca! Last killer whale born at SeaWorld

    Baby orca! Last killer whale born at SeaWorld

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 10:31 PM EDT2017-04-20 02:31:49 GMT

    The last killer whale has been born in captivity at a SeaWorld park. The birth at the San Antonio, Texas, theme park comes a year after SeaWorld's decision to stop breeding orcas.      

    The last killer whale has been born in captivity at a SeaWorld park. The birth at the San Antonio, Texas, theme park comes a year after SeaWorld's decision to stop breeding orcas.      

  • Bashas' looking to fill more than 300 positions at job fair

    Bashas' looking to fill more than 300 positions at job fair

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 10:15 PM EDT2017-04-20 02:15:39 GMT

    Freshen up that resume! Bashas' family is looking to fill more than 300 open positions at Bashas', Aj's & Food City stores along with its distribution center.  

    Freshen up that resume! Bashas' family is looking to fill more than 300 open positions at Bashas', Aj's & Food City stores along with its distribution center.  

  • The murder of Zachary Corbut -- Mother asks for public's help

    The murder of Zachary Corbut -- Mother asks for public's help

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 10:04 PM EDT2017-04-20 02:04:16 GMT

    Billboards and signs propped up all across Tucson show the face of Zachary Corbut. Accompanying the display – a reward for $20,000 and the question, “Who killed me?” It’s been almost two years since Zach Corbut was killed in a home invasion near Craycroft and Grant. He was just 20-years-old and a former UA and Pima Community College student. Corbut’s family hasn’t given up on finding those responsible for his murder. "Our fa...

    Billboards and signs propped up all across Tucson show the face of Zachary Corbut. Accompanying the display – a reward for $20,000 and the question, “Who killed me?” It’s been almost two years since Zach Corbut was killed in a home invasion near Craycroft and Grant. He was just 20-years-old and a former UA and Pima Community College student. Corbut’s family hasn’t given up on finding those responsible for his murder. "Our fa...

  • Pima County to discuss former inmate housing

    Pima County to discuss former inmate housing

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 9:49 PM EDT2017-04-20 01:49:49 GMT

    Written by Courtney Rice Former inmates are having a troubling time finding affordable housing in Tucson after spending time behind bars. 

    Written by Courtney Rice Former inmates are having a troubling time finding affordable housing in Tucson after spending time behind bars. 

  • Gronk interrupts White House briefing

    Gronk interrupts White House briefing

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 9:44 PM EDT2017-04-20 01:44:32 GMT

    New England Patriot's tight end and University of Arizona star, Rob Gronkowski, crashed a White House briefing, on Wednesday.

    New England Patriot's tight end and University of Arizona star, Rob Gronkowski, crashed a White House briefing, on Wednesday.

  • Three down, two to go! TUSD job fair series continues this weekend

    Three down, two to go! TUSD job fair series continues this weekend

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 9:42 PM EDT2017-04-20 01:42:53 GMT

    The Tucson Unified School District (TUSD) is on a roll, hiring teachers through its series of job fairs.  

    The Tucson Unified School District (TUSD) is on a roll, hiring teachers through its series of job fairs.  

  • It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a storm? No, what is it then?

    It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a storm? No, what is it then?

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 9:42 PM EDT2017-04-20 01:42:32 GMT

    TUCSON - It looked like good downpours, and even a potential thunderstorm was occurring in Pinal County today if you looked at Doppler radar.

    TUCSON - It looked like good downpours, and even a potential thunderstorm was occurring in Pinal County today if you looked at Doppler radar.

  • Rescue searches for home for dogs of La Encantada shooting victim

    Rescue searches for home for dogs of La Encantada shooting victim

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 8:53 PM EDT2017-04-20 00:53:51 GMT

    An Arizona rescue group is looking for the perfect forever home for two Labrador retrievers who lost their owner in last week’s La Encantada mall murder-suicide. 

    An Arizona rescue group is looking for the perfect forever home for two Labrador retrievers who lost their owner in last week’s La Encantada mall murder-suicide. 

  • ADOT wants motorists to help prevent brush fires along highways

    ADOT wants motorists to help prevent brush fires along highways

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 8:39 PM EDT2017-04-20 00:39:36 GMT
    Arizona Department of TransportationArizona Department of Transportation

    The Arizona Department of Transportation wants drivers to be aware of how they can prevent wildfires from breaking out along state highways.

    The Arizona Department of Transportation wants drivers to be aware of how they can prevent wildfires from breaking out along state highways.

  • Baja Beer Fest at Rillito Park

    Baja Beer Fest at Rillito Park

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 8:39 PM EDT2017-04-20 00:39:01 GMT
    Photo: APPhoto: AP

     Over 50 breweries will be pouring 200 different beers for tastings. 

     Over 50 breweries will be pouring 200 different beers for tastings. 

  • Dine Out for Safety Event

    Dine Out for Safety Event

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 8:25 PM EDT2017-04-20 00:25:48 GMT

    Dine Out for Safety is a community outreach and fundraising event for the (SACASA) Southern Arizona Center Against Sexual Assault. 

    Dine Out for Safety is a community outreach and fundraising event for the (SACASA) Southern Arizona Center Against Sexual Assault. 

  • Road closures for sewer repairs

    Road closures for sewer repairs

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 8:02 PM EDT2017-04-20 00:02:54 GMT

    Tucson – The Pima County Regional Wastewater Reclamation Department and its contractor, KE&G Construction Inc., will conduct sewer repairs on Thursday, April 20, 2017, on W. Irvington Road near 12th Avenue.  

    Tucson – The Pima County Regional Wastewater Reclamation Department and its contractor, KE&G Construction Inc., will conduct sewer repairs on Thursday, April 20, 2017, on W. Irvington Road near 12th Avenue.  

  • Arizona International Film Festival starts tonight

    Arizona International Film Festival starts tonight

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 7:57 PM EDT2017-04-19 23:57:09 GMT
    "Given""Given"

    The 26th annual Arizona International Film Festival starts Wednesday. 

    The 26th annual Arizona International Film Festival starts Wednesday. 

  • Amphitheater School District selects new superintendent

    Amphitheater School District selects new superintendent

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 7:24 PM EDT2017-04-19 23:24:50 GMT

    The Amphitheater School District has a new superintendent.

    The Amphitheater School District has a new superintendent.

  • Veterans saw dramatic gains in health insurance coverage after Obamacare

    Veterans saw dramatic gains in health insurance coverage after Obamacare

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 7:00 PM EDT2017-04-19 23:00:21 GMT

    The number of uninsured veterans plummeted after Obamacare began, a new Urban Institute study has found.

    The number of uninsured veterans plummeted after Obamacare began, a new Urban Institute study has found.

  • Inmate found dead; cellmate arrested

    Inmate found dead; cellmate arrested

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 6:46 PM EDT2017-04-19 22:46:15 GMT

    An inmate at the Pima County Jail was found dead this morning. 

    An inmate at the Pima County Jail was found dead this morning. 

  • IRS warning on imposters

    IRS warning on imposters

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 6:28 PM EDT2017-04-19 22:28:36 GMT
    PHOENIX - -The Internal Revenue Service has created a special new page on IRS.gov to help taxpayers determine if a person visiting their home or place of business claiming to be from the IRS is legitimate or an imposter. With continuing phone scams and in-person scams taking place across the country, the IRS reminds taxpayers that IRS employees do make official, sometimes unannounced, visits to taxpayers as part of their routine casework. Taxpayers should keep in mind the reasons thes...
    PHOENIX - -The Internal Revenue Service has created a special new page on IRS.gov to help taxpayers determine if a person visiting their home or place of business claiming to be from the IRS is legitimate or an imposter. With continuing phone scams and in-person scams taking place across the country, the IRS reminds taxpayers that IRS employees do make official, sometimes unannounced, visits to taxpayers as part of their routine casework. Taxpayers should keep in mind the reasons thes...
  • Brush fire burning on West Side

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 6:09 PM EDT2017-04-19 22:09:52 GMT

    There is a brush fire burning west of Interstate 10 and can be seen from Prince Road. 

    There is a brush fire burning west of Interstate 10 and can be seen from Prince Road. 

  • Atlantic hurricane season off to an early start

    Atlantic hurricane season off to an early start

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 5:45 PM EDT2017-04-19 21:45:06 GMT

    The 2017 hurricane season has gotten off to an early start with the formation of Subtropical Depression One in the Atlantic Ocean Wednesday morning.

    The 2017 hurricane season has gotten off to an early start with the formation of Subtropical Depression One in the Atlantic Ocean Wednesday morning.

  • Facebook wants to make it possible to type with just your brain

    Facebook wants to make it possible to type with just your brain

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 5:34 PM EDT2017-04-19 21:34:46 GMT

    Facebook on Wednesday unveiled a series of ambitious research projects designed to help humans communicate using new and startling technologies. 

    Facebook on Wednesday unveiled a series of ambitious research projects designed to help humans communicate using new and startling technologies. 

  • Virtual vacation coming to Facebook?

    Virtual vacation coming to Facebook?

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 5:10 PM EDT2017-04-19 21:10:06 GMT

    Do you find yourself swiping through your Facebook friend's vacation photos jealously thinking, "I wish I could afford to do that?" If so the social media company may soon be able to give you the next best option. A virtual vacation. 

    Do you find yourself swiping through your Facebook friend's vacation photos jealously thinking, "I wish I could afford to do that?" If so the social media company may soon be able to give you the next best option. A virtual vacation. 

  • 4 The Weekend: April 20th-23rd, 2017

    4 The Weekend: April 20th-23rd, 2017

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 3:57 PM EDT2017-04-19 19:57:54 GMT

    High-flying performance art heads to Tucson Arena.

    High-flying performance art heads to Tucson Arena.

  • Facebook wants to kill the password

    Facebook wants to kill the password

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 3:33 PM EDT2017-04-19 19:33:35 GMT

    Someday, passwords will likely be a distant memory. 

    Someday, passwords will likely be a distant memory. 

  • Millennial women are 'worried,' 'ashamed' of out-earning boyfriends and husbands

    Millennial women are 'worried,' 'ashamed' of out-earning boyfriends and husbands

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 2:00 PM EDT2017-04-19 18:00:59 GMT

    It's no longer rare for women in relationships to out-earn their husbands or boyfriends.

    It's no longer rare for women in relationships to out-earn their husbands or boyfriends.

  • Julia Roberts named People’s Most Beautiful Woman for 5th time

    Julia Roberts named People’s Most Beautiful Woman for 5th time

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 1:51 PM EDT2017-04-19 17:51:00 GMT

    Julia Roberts has been named People's Most Beautiful woman of 2017. 

    Julia Roberts has been named People's Most Beautiful woman of 2017. 

  • Pillsbury Churro Bites are the stuff of cinnamon-sugar dreams

    Pillsbury Churro Bites are the stuff of cinnamon-sugar dreams

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 1:04 PM EDT2017-04-19 17:04:43 GMT

    Pillsbury is finally bringing our favorite deep-fried, cinnamon-sugar midnight snack — the churro — to the freezer aisle.

    Pillsbury is finally bringing our favorite deep-fried, cinnamon-sugar midnight snack — the churro — to the freezer aisle.

  • Free dental exams for kids are coming in May

    Free dental exams for kids this weeke

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 1:00 PM EDT2017-04-19 17:00:47 GMT

    Free dental care is coming to children in Tucson on May 21. 

    Free dental care is coming to children in Tucson on May 21. 

  • Bill O'Reilly reportedly out at Fox News

    Bill O'Reilly reportedly out at Fox News

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 12:49 PM EDT2017-04-19 16:49:28 GMT
    Bill O'Reilly out at Fox News (Photo: Salon)Bill O'Reilly out at Fox News (Photo: Salon)

    (KVOA) -- NBC News is reporting FOX News has reportedly decided to part ways with Bill O'Reilly, the network's top news host.

    (KVOA) -- NBC News is reporting FOX News has reportedly decided to part ways with Bill O'Reilly, the network's top news host.

  • News 4 Cooks: Egg Sandwich

    News 4 Cooks: Egg Sandwich

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 12:44 PM EDT2017-04-19 16:44:25 GMT

    The Quarry Bisbee: Egg Sandwich

    The Quarry Bisbee: Egg Sandwich

  • Shareef O'Neal, NBA Hall of Fame center Shaquille O'Neal's son, commits to Arizona

    Shareef O'Neal, NBA Hall of Fame center Shaquille O'Neal's son, commits to Arizona

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 9:47 AM EDT2017-04-19 13:47:54 GMT
    Shareef O'Neal, son of NBA Hall of Fame center Shaquille O'Neal (Photo: Scout.com)Shareef O'Neal, son of NBA Hall of Fame center Shaquille O'Neal (Photo: Scout.com)

    TUCSON (KVOA) -- Five-star power forward Shareef O'Neal, the son of NBA Hall of Fame Center Shaquille O'Neal, announced early Wednesday morning he has committed to play at Arizona, according to Josh Gershon with Scout.com.

    TUCSON (KVOA) -- Five-star power forward Shareef O'Neal, the son of NBA Hall of Fame Center Shaquille O'Neal, announced early Wednesday morning he has committed to play at Arizona, according to Josh Gershon with Scout.com.

  • Pirate Voyage Comes To A Chilly End

    Pirate Voyage Comes To A Chilly End

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 9:16 AM EDT2017-04-19 13:16:42 GMT
    (KSL)  A couple of adventure seekers set sail on Utah Lake near Provo, Utah last weekend but quickly realized they were literally in over their heads when their hand-crafted pirate ship sank. Adventure enthusiasts Levi Harris and Landon Smith constructed the boat using four inner tubes, one kitchen table, and a hammock for a sail. "It was homemade, but it worked," Levi Harris said. "It worked actually pretty well." Harris and Smith dressed the part before s...
    (KSL)  A couple of adventure seekers set sail on Utah Lake near Provo, Utah last weekend but quickly realized they were literally in over their heads when their hand-crafted pirate ship sank. Adventure enthusiasts Levi Harris and Landon Smith constructed the boat using four inner tubes, one kitchen table, and a hammock for a sail. "It was homemade, but it worked," Levi Harris said. "It worked actually pretty well." Harris and Smith dressed the part before s...
  • Arizona takes down NMSU in softball doubleheader

    Arizona takes down NMSU in softball doubleheader

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-04-19 12:00:27 GMT

    Danielle O'Toole and Nancy Bowling teamed up to throw a two-hit shutout and the offense plated eight runs on 12 hits to give the Cats an 8-0, six-inning victory in the first game of Tuesday's doubleheader.

    Danielle O'Toole and Nancy Bowling teamed up to throw a two-hit shutout and the offense plated eight runs on 12 hits to give the Cats an 8-0, six-inning victory in the first game of Tuesday's doubleheader.

  • Aaron Hernandez kills himself in prison

    Aaron Hernandez kills himself in prison

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 6:51 AM EDT2017-04-19 10:51:36 GMT
    Aaron Hernandez kills himself in prison (Photo: Courtchatter.com)Aaron Hernandez kills himself in prison (Photo: Courtchatter.com)

    (KVOA) -- Former New England Patriots Tight End Aaron Hernandez was found dead early Wednesday morning in his cell at a prison in Massachusetts.

    (KVOA) -- Former New England Patriots Tight End Aaron Hernandez was found dead early Wednesday morning in his cell at a prison in Massachusetts.

  • Phoenix police: 2 arrested after body found in burning car

    Phoenix police: 2 arrested after body found in burning car

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 1:47 AM EDT2017-04-19 05:47:23 GMT

    Two suspects have been arrested in connection with a body found in the trunk of a burning vehicle in Phoenix last month.

    Two suspects have been arrested in connection with a body found in the trunk of a burning vehicle in Phoenix last month.

  • Romar to receive $400,000 as Arizona's top assistant

    Romar to receive $400,000 as Arizona's top assistant

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 1:55 AM EDT2017-04-19 05:55:12 GMT

    According to a response to a public records request filed by the Arizona Daily Star, new Arizona associate head basketball coach Lorenzo Romar will receive $400,000 in compensation per year.

    According to a response to a public records request filed by the Arizona Daily Star, new Arizona associate head basketball coach Lorenzo Romar will receive $400,000 in compensation per year.

  • Mobile home fire displaces family

    Mobile home fire displaces family

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 1:52 AM EDT2017-04-19 05:52:27 GMT

    A mobile home fire displaced a family of five on Tuesday. 

    A mobile home fire displaced a family of five on Tuesday. 

  • Sierra Vista teachers protest pay

    Sierra Vista teachers protest pay

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 12:47 AM EDT2017-04-19 04:47:56 GMT

    Dressed in purple and spilling into the hallway, more than 100 Sierra Vista teachers packed Tuesday night's school board meeting in protest. Teachers say they are protesting a recent decision by the school board regarding pay.

    Dressed in purple and spilling into the hallway, more than 100 Sierra Vista teachers packed Tuesday night's school board meeting in protest. Teachers say they are protesting a recent decision by the school board regarding pay.

  • California professor on paid leave for anti-Trump tweet

    California professor on paid leave for anti-Trump tweet

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 12:21 AM EDT2017-04-19 04:21:13 GMT

    Fresno State University in California says an American history professor who tweeted that President Donald Trump "must hang" will be on paid leave for the rest of the semester.      

    Fresno State University in California says an American history professor who tweeted that President Donald Trump "must hang" will be on paid leave for the rest of the semester.      

  • Current California snowpack is higher than the past four years combined

    Current California snowpack is higher than the past four years combined

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 11:45 PM EDT2017-04-19 03:45:47 GMT

    New NASA data show that snowpack in the Tuolumne River Basin in California's Sierra Nevada -- a major source of water for San Francisco and California's Central Valley -- is currently larger than the four previous years of snowpack combined.

    New NASA data show that snowpack in the Tuolumne River Basin in California's Sierra Nevada -- a major source of water for San Francisco and California's Central Valley -- is currently larger than the four previous years of snowpack combined.

  • PCSD DUI checkpoints this weekend

    PCSD DUI checkpoints this weekend

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 11:25 PM EDT2017-04-19 03:25:14 GMT

    The Sheriff’s Department want to take impaired drivers off the roadway and making it safer for the citizens of Pima County. 

    The Sheriff’s Department want to take impaired drivers off the roadway and making it safer for the citizens of Pima County. 

  • Facebook post and warrant show Bair visited a gun range

    Facebook post and warrant show Bair visited a gun range

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 10:16 PM EDT2017-04-19 02:16:11 GMT

    Investigators recovered ammunition, a gun case and a receipt from a local gun range during a search of Fred Bair’s Downtown loft. 

    Investigators recovered ammunition, a gun case and a receipt from a local gun range during a search of Fred Bair’s Downtown loft. 

  • Free help still available for last minute tax filers

    Free help still available for last minute tax filers

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 9:42 PM EDT2017-04-19 01:42:14 GMT

    Volunteers are helping last-minute filers meet the Midnight deadline completely free of charge Tuesday. Free help is available until Midnight. 

    Volunteers are helping last-minute filers meet the Midnight deadline completely free of charge Tuesday. Free help is available until Midnight. 

  • Veteran Affairs partners with CVS Pharmacy

    Veteran Affairs partners with CVS Pharmacy

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 9:04 PM EDT2017-04-19 01:04:53 GMT

    The VA has announced a partnership with CVS pharmacies. 

    The VA has announced a partnership with CVS pharmacies. 

  • PCSD says alleged shooter and victim stable

    PCSD says alleged shooter and victim stable

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 9:02 PM EDT2017-04-19 01:02:59 GMT

    One man is dead and two others are injured after a shooting on the Northwest side.

    One man is dead and two others are injured after a shooting on the Northwest side.

  • From homeless to friendly neighborhood 'waver' at Liberty Tax in Tucson

    From homeless to friendly neighborhood 'waver' at Liberty Tax in Tucson

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 8:57 PM EDT2017-04-19 00:57:05 GMT

    Thomas has worked for Liberty Tax Service for three years as a waver. Before he retained his position, his life was much different. 

    Thomas has worked for Liberty Tax Service for three years as a waver. Before he retained his position, his life was much different. 

  • Pima County government to vote on hands free cell phone ordinance

    Pima County government to vote on hands free cell phone ordinance

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 8:51 PM EDT2017-04-19 00:51:21 GMT

    The Pima County Board of Supervisors is expected to vote on a primary offense hands free cell phone ordinance on May 2. "This isn't about public policy, this isn't about government overreach, this is about public safety,” said Brendan Lyons, executive director of Look! Save a Life. 

    The Pima County Board of Supervisors is expected to vote on a primary offense hands free cell phone ordinance on May 2. "This isn't about public policy, this isn't about government overreach, this is about public safety,” said Brendan Lyons, executive director of Look! Save a Life. 

  • Avondale Police Department swears in cold-blooded cop

    Avondale Police Department swears in cold-blooded cop

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 8:45 PM EDT2017-04-19 00:45:25 GMT

    The Avondale Police Department added a cold-blooded cop to it's team, last week. The Bearded Dragon, Iroh, was sworn in by Chief Nannega. Pictures of the little lizard taking the oath and receiving his own badge have gone viral.

    The Avondale Police Department added a cold-blooded cop to it's team, last week. The Bearded Dragon, Iroh, was sworn in by Chief Nannega. Pictures of the little lizard taking the oath and receiving his own badge have gone viral.

  • Border agents arrest sex offenders, illegally in the U.S.

    Border agents arrest sex offenders, illegally in the U.S.

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 8:42 PM EDT2017-04-19 00:42:38 GMT

    Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents recently arrested two Mexican nationals previously convicted for sex crimes against children. 

    Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents recently arrested two Mexican nationals previously convicted for sex crimes against children. 

  • Urgent plea to adopt a murdered man's dogs.

    Urgent plea to adopt a murdered man's dogs.

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 8:30 PM EDT2017-04-19 00:30:44 GMT

    There's an urgent plea for the care of Eliot Cobb's dogs. Cobb lost his life to a gunman last Friday night at a Tucson Foothills restaurant.

    There's an urgent plea for the care of Eliot Cobb's dogs. Cobb lost his life to a gunman last Friday night at a Tucson Foothills restaurant.

  • Zoo 4 You: Nandi's new milestones

    Zoo 4 You: Nandi's new milestones

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 8:16 PM EDT2017-04-19 00:16:31 GMT
    Reid Park Zoo's baby elephant NandiReid Park Zoo's baby elephant Nandi

    Nandi, the beloved elephant, continues to captivate visitor's hearts and reach new milestones at the Reid Park Zoo. 

    Nandi, the beloved elephant, continues to captivate visitor's hearts and reach new milestones at the Reid Park Zoo. 

  • Tucson International Airport unveils new security checkpoint

    Tucson International Airport unveils new security checkpoint

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 8:11 PM EDT2017-04-19 00:11:31 GMT

    Tucson International Airport’s new and improved security checkpoint is now open for business.

    Tucson International Airport’s new and improved security checkpoint is now open for business.

  • Subway unveils Facebook chatbot for ordering

    Subway unveils Facebook chatbot for ordering

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 6:46 PM EDT2017-04-18 22:46:56 GMT

    These days, all it takes is a couple of taps on a smartphone to order a pizza. Now Subway is jumping into the action. 

    These days, all it takes is a couple of taps on a smartphone to order a pizza. Now Subway is jumping into the action. 

  • Former President George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Houston

    Former President George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Houston

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 6:32 PM EDT2017-04-18 22:32:29 GMT
    George H.W. Bush, 41st President of the United StatesGeorge H.W. Bush, 41st President of the United States

    Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with a recurrence of a case of pneumonia he had earlier in the year.     

    Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with a recurrence of a case of pneumonia he had earlier in the year.     

  • Homeland Sec. Kelly: Marijuana is a ‘dangerous gateway drug’

    Homeland Sec. Kelly: Marijuana is a ‘dangerous gateway drug’

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 6:23 PM EDT2017-04-18 22:23:08 GMT

    Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly Tuesday called marijuana a "gateway drug" and vowed his agency will uphold federal laws against its possession, a sterner message than he delivered on the topic just last week.

    Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly Tuesday called marijuana a "gateway drug" and vowed his agency will uphold federal laws against its possession, a sterner message than he delivered on the topic just last week.

  • Could we colonize Mars?

    Could we colonize Mars?

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 5:42 PM EDT2017-04-18 21:42:10 GMT
    The first colonists on Mars may live in homes and use tools 3D printed out of Martian soil. (NASA) Numerous rover missions to Mars have shown that Earth’s closest neighbor is an empty, desolate planet.  Yet there are still plans in the works to colonize it. But how do you build a civilization in a world almost entirely devoid of natural resources? One option, of course, is to haul everything in by rocket.  But a group of engineers at Illinois’ Northw...
    The first colonists on Mars may live in homes and use tools 3D printed out of Martian soil. (NASA) Numerous rover missions to Mars have shown that Earth’s closest neighbor is an empty, desolate planet.  Yet there are still plans in the works to colonize it. But how do you build a civilization in a world almost entirely devoid of natural resources? One option, of course, is to haul everything in by rocket.  But a group of engineers at Illinois’ Northw...
  • Man sentenced in attempted murder

    Man sentenced in attempted murder

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 5:20 PM EDT2017-04-18 21:20:18 GMT

    A Southern Arizona man will spend the next 76 years in prison after having been convicted of the attempted first degree murder of a National Park Service employee. 

    A Southern Arizona man will spend the next 76 years in prison after having been convicted of the attempted first degree murder of a National Park Service employee. 

  • Are you hooked on screens? Here’s why you can’t look away

    Are you hooked on screens? Here’s why you can’t look away

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 5:05 PM EDT2017-04-18 21:05:53 GMT

    If you're finding yourself spending more and more time staring at your phone, that's no accident.

    If you're finding yourself spending more and more time staring at your phone, that's no accident.

  • Three Dead in Fresno Shooting Spree, Suspect in Custody

    Three Dead in Fresno Shooting Spree, Suspect in Custody

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-04-18 20:50:13 GMT

    Three people were shot to death in less than a minute at separate locations Tuesday in Fresno, California, authorities said. 

    Three people were shot to death in less than a minute at separate locations Tuesday in Fresno, California, authorities said. 

  • Big marijuana bust

    Big marijuana bust

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 3:06 PM EDT2017-04-18 19:06:29 GMT
    File photoFile photo

    TUCSON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Arizona’s Port of Lukeville arrested four U.S. citizens and seized more than 2,800 pounds of marijuana during two Easter weekend smuggling attempts. 

    TUCSON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Arizona’s Port of Lukeville arrested four U.S. citizens and seized more than 2,800 pounds of marijuana during two Easter weekend smuggling attempts. 

  • Cirque Du Soleil OVO performing in Tucson

    Cirque Du Soleil OVO performing in Tucson

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 3:04 PM EDT2017-04-18 19:04:36 GMT
    Cirque Du Soleil PhotoCirque Du Soleil Photo

    The Cirque Du Soleil show 'OVO' is in town this week.  

    The Cirque Du Soleil show 'OVO' is in town this week.  

  • Police: Man sought in Cleveland Facebook killing is dead

    Police: Man sought in Cleveland Facebook killing is dead

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 2:36 PM EDT2017-04-18 18:36:31 GMT

    Pennsylvania State Police say the suspect in the random killing of a Cleveland retiree posted on Facebook has shot and killed himself after a brief pursuit.      

    Pennsylvania State Police say the suspect in the random killing of a Cleveland retiree posted on Facebook has shot and killed himself after a brief pursuit.      

  • ASU student sets up Go Fund Me for Cleveland victim

    ASU student sets up Go Fund Me for Cleveland victim

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 2:32 PM EDT2017-04-18 18:32:41 GMT

     A student at Arizona State University has created a Go Fund Me account to help the family of Robert Godwin who was killed by the Cleveland shooter on Easter. 

     A student at Arizona State University has created a Go Fund Me account to help the family of Robert Godwin who was killed by the Cleveland shooter on Easter. 

  • Zuckerberg discusses Facebook's role in Cleveland murder case

    Zuckerberg discusses Facebook's role in Cleveland murder case

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 2:25 PM EDT2017-04-18 18:25:02 GMT
    Mark Zuckerberg on stage at the F8 Facebook Developers' Conference on April 18, 2016. Facebook photoMark Zuckerberg on stage at the F8 Facebook Developers' Conference on April 18, 2016. Facebook photo

    Mark Zuckerberg spoke publicly for the first time on Tuesday about the Cleveland murder video that stayed up on Facebook for nearly two hours before it was removed. 

    Mark Zuckerberg spoke publicly for the first time on Tuesday about the Cleveland murder video that stayed up on Facebook for nearly two hours before it was removed. 

  • Tax filing extension

    Tax filing extension

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 2:01 PM EDT2017-04-18 18:01:20 GMT
    Today is tax day, unless you need to file an extension. If you’re looking to file a six month extension to prepare your federal tax return, you need to file a 4868 However it’s important to note, that only an extension to file, not to pay. So you still need to estimate the amount you owe and pay it by today.
    Today is tax day, unless you need to file an extension. If you’re looking to file a six month extension to prepare your federal tax return, you need to file a 4868 However it’s important to note, that only an extension to file, not to pay. So you still need to estimate the amount you owe and pay it by today.
  • Could robots create a 'jobless future' for humans?

    Could Robots Create a 'Jobless Future' for Humans?

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 1:37 PM EDT2017-04-18 17:37:28 GMT

    An exploration of how far Artificial Intelligence has come -- and how much farther it still has to go.

    An exploration of how far Artificial Intelligence has come -- and how much farther it still has to go.

  • Family of Ebags co-founder in La Encantada shooting speaks with News 4

    Family of Ebags co-founder in La Encantada shooting speaks with News 4

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 1:36 PM EDT2017-04-18 17:36:08 GMT

    Elliot Cobb, who was fatally shot by at a Tucson restaurant Friday night, was the co-founder of Ebags. 

    Elliot Cobb, who was fatally shot by at a Tucson restaurant Friday night, was the co-founder of Ebags. 

  • The unicorn Frappuccino is real, and it's coming to Starbucks this week

    The unicorn Frappuccino is real, and it's coming to Starbucks this week

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 1:32 PM EDT2017-04-18 17:32:10 GMT

    Think the rainbow and unicorn food trend is going away anytime soon? Think again.

    Think the rainbow and unicorn food trend is going away anytime soon? Think again.

  • Firefighters put out RV fire; no one injured

    Firefighters put out RV fire; no one injured

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 1:12 PM EDT2017-04-18 17:12:31 GMT

    TUCSON (KVOA) -- Firefighters put out an RV that caught fire and keep the flames from spreading to a nearby building on the west side Tuesday morning. 

    TUCSON (KVOA) -- Firefighters put out an RV that caught fire and keep the flames from spreading to a nearby building on the west side Tuesday morning. 

  • Marine Who Lost Leg Runs Marathon With US Flag

    Marine Who Lost Leg Runs Marathon With US Flag

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 12:57 PM EDT2017-04-18 16:57:59 GMT

    A Boston Marathon runner has become a source of inspiration after photos showing him running with the American flag appeared on social media. Staff Sgt. Jose Luis Sanchez, a retired Marine from San Antonio, lost part of his left leg in Afghanistan in 2011 when he stepped on an IED, the Boston Globe reported. Wearing a “Semper Fi” shirt, Sanchez ran on a prosthetic left leg and was photographed throughout the race carrying the flag.

    A Boston Marathon runner has become a source of inspiration after photos showing him running with the American flag appeared on social media. Staff Sgt. Jose Luis Sanchez, a retired Marine from San Antonio, lost part of his left leg in Afghanistan in 2011 when he stepped on an IED, the Boston Globe reported. Wearing a “Semper Fi” shirt, Sanchez ran on a prosthetic left leg and was photographed throughout the race carrying the flag.

  • Goose attacks officer at police station

    Goose attacks officer at police station

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 11:54 AM EDT2017-04-18 15:54:51 GMT

    A police officer was attacked by an angry Canada goose while on his way back to the station and forced to run.

    A police officer was attacked by an angry Canada goose while on his way back to the station and forced to run.

  • Arizona Bowl secures multi-year TV deal

    Arizona Bowl secures multi-year TV deal

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 11:20 AM EDT2017-04-18 15:20:39 GMT

    TUCSON– CBS Sports Network and the NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl announced a multi-year television partnership to televise the annual Bowl Game, beginning with the 2017 season.  

    TUCSON– CBS Sports Network and the NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl announced a multi-year television partnership to televise the annual Bowl Game, beginning with the 2017 season.  

  • The Latest: Police receive 400 tips in Steve Stephens nationwide manhunt

    The Latest: Police receive 400 tips in Steve Stephens nationwide manhunt

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 10:25 AM EDT2017-04-18 14:25:04 GMT
    The police are searching for Steve Stephens, who was being sought in connection with a fatal shooting in Cleveland on Sunday. Credit Stevie Steve/Facebook, via ReutersThe police are searching for Steve Stephens, who was being sought in connection with a fatal shooting in Cleveland on Sunday. Credit Stevie Steve/Facebook, via Reuters

    CLEVELAND (AP) - Authorities in Cleveland leading a nationwide search for a man wanted in a random killing that was recorded and posted to Facebook are again appealing to the public for help.

    CLEVELAND (AP) - Authorities in Cleveland leading a nationwide search for a man wanted in a random killing that was recorded and posted to Facebook are again appealing to the public for help.

  • Local Ballet Folklorico group to host fundraising show for new costumes

    Local Ballet Folklorico group to host fundraising show for new costumes

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 9:37 AM EDT2017-04-18 13:37:50 GMT

    TUCSON (KVOA) -- Ballet Folklorico La Paloma International will perform its annual fundraising show,‘Tradiciones 2017’, on Saturday. 

    TUCSON (KVOA) -- Ballet Folklorico La Paloma International will perform its annual fundraising show,‘Tradiciones 2017’, on Saturday. 

  • New Car For Quadriplegic Man

    New Car For Quadriplegic Man

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 9:30 AM EDT2017-04-18 13:30:58 GMT

    (KWWL) Jake Hesselman was born with a rare condition that's left him with no arms and legs, but he doesn't let that get in the way of him taking a drive around town.   A family member started a fund raising effort to get a specialized van for Hesselman hoping to give him the chance to be as independent as his peers. The fundraiser was successful and Jake Hesselman now has his customized van.

    (KWWL) Jake Hesselman was born with a rare condition that's left him with no arms and legs, but he doesn't let that get in the way of him taking a drive around town.   A family member started a fund raising effort to get a specialized van for Hesselman hoping to give him the chance to be as independent as his peers. The fundraiser was successful and Jake Hesselman now has his customized van.

  • Tax Day freebies and deals!

    Tax Day freebies and deals!

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 9:10 AM EDT2017-04-18 13:10:37 GMT

    TUCSON (KVOA) -- It's Tax Day! Very few taxpayers would say it's a day they look forward to, especially those who have to write a check to Uncle Sam.

    TUCSON (KVOA) -- It's Tax Day! Very few taxpayers would say it's a day they look forward to, especially those who have to write a check to Uncle Sam.

  • Concern grows following crossing guard close-call

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 8:43 AM EDT2017-04-18 12:43:19 GMT

    There are safety concerns in Vail, after a close call with a school crossing guard. 

    There are safety concerns in Vail, after a close call with a school crossing guard. 

  • Arizona Alum Abdi Abdirahman finishes sixth at Boston Marathon

    Arizona Alum Abdi Abdirahman finishes sixth at Boston Marathon

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-04-18 12:00:27 GMT

    BOSTON – Arizona alumnus and four-time Olympian Abdi Abdirahman ran in the 121st Boston Marathon this morning and finished in sixth place overall with a time of 2:12.45.

    BOSTON – Arizona alumnus and four-time Olympian Abdi Abdirahman ran in the 121st Boston Marathon this morning and finished in sixth place overall with a time of 2:12.45.

  • Campaign kicks off helping two local charities

    Campaign kicks off helping two local charities

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 2:09 AM EDT2017-04-18 06:09:24 GMT

    Tucson(KVOA)- The community came together to support two local charities. "Angel Charity for Children" kicked off its capital campaign Monday, at the Children's Museum of Tucson.

    Tucson(KVOA)- The community came together to support two local charities. "Angel Charity for Children" kicked off its capital campaign Monday, at the Children's Museum of Tucson.

  • One dead in shooting incident on NW side

    One dead in shooting incident on NW side

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 2:07 AM EDT2017-04-18 06:07:20 GMT

    The incident is happening in the 3500 block of West Amber Terrace, near Thornydale and Orange Grove Roads.

    The incident is happening in the 3500 block of West Amber Terrace, near Thornydale and Orange Grove Roads.

  • More security coming to Tucson International Airport

    More security coming to Tucson International Airport

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 2:04 AM EDT2017-04-18 06:04:08 GMT
    Tucson International AirportTucson International Airport

    Tucson(KVOA)- Travelers going through Tucson International Airport will soon see the first round of completed renovations.

    Tucson(KVOA)- Travelers going through Tucson International Airport will soon see the first round of completed renovations.

  • First responders remember Fred Bair

    First responders remember Fred Bair

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 1:47 AM EDT2017-04-18 05:47:27 GMT

    TUCSON- First responders who knew Fred Bair for years say they're still trying to come to terms with what happened last Friday at Firebirds at La Encantada.

    TUCSON- First responders who knew Fred Bair for years say they're still trying to come to terms with what happened last Friday at Firebirds at La Encantada.

  • Pima County gets millions to help homeless

    Pima County gets millions to help homeless

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 12:51 AM EDT2017-04-18 04:51:21 GMT

    Some Pima County non-profits are about to get a boost from the State of Arizona. Six organizations that work with the homeless are scheduled to receive nearly $2 million dollars in grants from the Arizona Department of Housing. 

    Some Pima County non-profits are about to get a boost from the State of Arizona. Six organizations that work with the homeless are scheduled to receive nearly $2 million dollars in grants from the Arizona Department of Housing. 

  • Watch a Nebraska tornado twist in a rural area

    Watch a Nebraska tornado twist in a rural area

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 12:39 AM EDT2017-04-18 04:39:51 GMT

    This picture is from the village of Dunbar about an hour south of Omaha.

    This picture is from the village of Dunbar about an hour south of Omaha.

  • Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers

    Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers

    Monday, April 17 2017 11:08 PM EDT2017-04-18 03:08:32 GMT

    Netflix is on the verge of surpassing 100 million subscribers, a testament to how much the video streaming service has changed the entertainment landscape since its debut a decade ago.    

    Netflix is on the verge of surpassing 100 million subscribers, a testament to how much the video streaming service has changed the entertainment landscape since its debut a decade ago.    

  • Southwestern US reservoir to release above-average amount

    Southwestern US reservoir to release above-average amount

    Monday, April 17 2017 11:02 PM EDT2017-04-18 03:02:55 GMT

    The federal government said Monday it plans to release an above-average amount of water from a major reservoir in the Southwestern U.S. this year, but it's less than many hoped after a healthy snow season across much of the West.      

    The federal government said Monday it plans to release an above-average amount of water from a major reservoir in the Southwestern U.S. this year, but it's less than many hoped after a healthy snow season across much of the West.      

  • TPD searching for two suspects that stabbed park employee

    TPD searching for two suspects that stabbed park employee

    Monday, April 17 2017 10:49 PM EDT2017-04-18 02:49:30 GMT

    An employee at Mansfield Park on Fourth Avenue was assaulted and stabbed after asking two people to leave the park on Thursday, April 13.

    An employee at Mansfield Park on Fourth Avenue was assaulted and stabbed after asking two people to leave the park on Thursday, April 13.

  • Former TFD Fire Capt. sentenced to 66 years

    Monday, April 17 2017 9:14 PM EDT2017-04-18 01:14:45 GMT

    After two murder trials, and a guilty conviction former Tucson Fire Captain David Watson learned how long he will spend behind bars.     

    After two murder trials, and a guilty conviction former Tucson Fire Captain David Watson learned how long he will spend behind bars.

  • April 17 is National Bat Appreciation Day

    April 17 is National Bat Appreciation Day

    Monday, April 17 2017 8:42 PM EDT2017-04-18 00:42:07 GMT

    Across the country bats are being celebrated April 17th, and the Tucson area has a long-standing appreciation of these creatures.   Construction plans have been known to accommodate local bats. There's also artwork dedicated to the nocturnal mammals. To learn more about bats click here.

    Across the country bats are being celebrated April 17th, and the Tucson area has a long-standing appreciation of these creatures.

  • Higher temps mean high brush-fire risk

    Higher temps mean high brush-fire risk

    Monday, April 17 2017 8:39 PM EDT2017-04-18 00:39:39 GMT

    As temperatures increase, so do the chances of brush fires, especially in high-density urban areas.?

    As temperatures increase, so do the chances of brush fires, especially in high-density urban areas.?

  • Last chance to register for half-cent sales tax vote

    Last chance to register for half-cent sales tax vote

    Monday, April 17 2017 8:29 PM EDT2017-04-18 00:29:48 GMT

    Tucson voters have until midnight Monday, April 17th to register for next month’s special election regarding a half-cent sales tax hike proposal. 

    Tucson voters have until midnight Monday, April 17th to register for next month’s special election regarding a half-cent sales tax hike proposal. 

  • News 4 Cooks: Garlic and Paprika Shrimp

    News 4 Cooks: Garlic and Paprika Shrimp

    Monday, April 17 2017 8:13 PM EDT2017-04-18 00:13:40 GMT

    Kief-Joshua Vineyards: Garlic and Paprika Shrimp 

    Kief-Joshua Vineyards: Garlic and Paprika Shrimp 

  • Domestic abuse prevention

    Domestic abuse prevention

    Monday, April 17 2017 7:57 PM EDT2017-04-17 23:57:49 GMT

    Domestic violence doesn't end when someone leaves the relationship. Too often, anger is allowed to escalate and explode. 

    Domestic violence doesn't end when someone leaves the relationship. Too often, anger is allowed to escalate and explode. 

  • Sea Turtle with stomach ache has surgery to remove 915 coins

    Sea Turtle with stomach ache has surgery to remove 915 coins

    Monday, April 17 2017 7:23 PM EDT2017-04-17 23:23:51 GMT

    Tossing coins in a fountain for luck is a popular superstition, but a similar belief brought misery to a sea turtle in Thailand. 

    Tossing coins in a fountain for luck is a popular superstition, but a similar belief brought misery to a sea turtle in Thailand. 

  • Just Released: Summer 2017 Activity Guide through Tucson Parks and Rec

    Just Released: Summer 2017 Activity Guide through Tucson Parks and Rec

    Monday, April 17 2017 6:42 PM EDT2017-04-17 22:42:21 GMT

    Tucson Parks and Recreation’s Activity Guide for summer 2017 is out and you can access it online. 

    Tucson Parks and Recreation’s Activity Guide for summer 2017 is out and you can access it online. 

  • The Weather Channel issues its summer outlook

    The Weather Channel issues its summer outlook

    Monday, April 17 2017 6:37 PM EDT2017-04-17 22:37:03 GMT

    Warm temperatures are expected across much of the U.S. this summer, especially in portions of the South and West, according to the latest outlook from The Weather Company, an IBM Business. 

    Warm temperatures are expected across much of the U.S. this summer, especially in portions of the South and West, according to the latest outlook from The Weather Company, an IBM Business. 

  • Arrest warrant issued for convicted child molester

    Arrest warrant issued for convicted child molester

    Monday, April 17 2017 6:34 PM EDT2017-04-17 22:34:31 GMT

    A Pima County Superior Court jury found John William Inman guilty of child molestation on Friday. 

    A Pima County Superior Court jury found John William Inman guilty of child molestation on Friday. 

  • Ducey signs ‘Blue Lives Matter’ bill into law

    Ducey signs ‘Blue Lives Matter’ bill into law

    Monday, April 17 2017 6:28 PM EDT2017-04-17 22:28:54 GMT

    Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey approved legislation Monday that adds tougher sentences for assaulting an off-duty law enforcement officer. 

    Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey approved legislation Monday that adds tougher sentences for assaulting an off-duty law enforcement officer. 

  • Colorless coffee hopes to give caffeine fix while keeping smiles stainless

    Colorless coffee hopes to give caffeine fix while keeping smiles stainless

    Monday, April 17 2017 6:07 PM EDT2017-04-17 22:07:25 GMT

    Say goodbye to the teeth stains, coffee lovers! 

    Say goodbye to the teeth stains, coffee lovers! 

  • House speaker revives texting while driving ban for teens

    House speaker revives texting while driving ban for teens

    Monday, April 17 2017 5:41 PM EDT2017-04-17 21:41:05 GMT

    The Republican speaker of the Arizona House has revived legislation banning texting or other cellphone use by drivers with only a learners permit or during the first six months teenagers have a regular license.    

    The Republican speaker of the Arizona House has revived legislation banning texting or other cellphone use by drivers with only a learners permit or during the first six months teenagers have a regular license.    

  • Arizona Senator McCain will be speaking out for Veterans at two events this week.

    Arizona Senator McCain will be speaking out for Veterans at two events this week.

    Monday, April 17 2017 5:40 PM EDT2017-04-17 21:40:00 GMT
    Senator John McCain (R) - AZ, will be showing his support for veterans at two events this week. McCain will be joining the Department of Veteran Affairs, tomorrow, to announce a new initiative to expand access to health care services for veterans in Phoenix and surrounding areas at CVS Pharmacies. It’s happening, April 18, 2017, at the CVS – MinuteClinc, located at 1750 East Broadway Road Tempe, AZ, at 12:15 p.m. Senator McCain will also speak at  8th Annual Statew...
    Senator John McCain (R) - AZ, will be showing his support for veterans at two events this week. McCain will be joining the Department of Veteran Affairs, tomorrow, to announce a new initiative to expand access to health care services for veterans in Phoenix and surrounding areas at CVS Pharmacies. It’s happening, April 18, 2017, at the CVS – MinuteClinc, located at 1750 East Broadway Road Tempe, AZ, at 12:15 p.m. Senator McCain will also speak at  8th Annual Statew...
  • Drug trafficker to prison

    Drug trafficker to prison

    Monday, April 17 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-04-17 20:42:23 GMT
    Patrick PinaPatrick Pina

    PHOENIX - Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced a convicted drug trafficker, who spent two months on the run, will spend 17 years and 6 months in prison. Patrick Pina, 44, absconded during his trial just before a jury found him guilty of the Sale of Dangerous Drugs, Money Laundering, Possession of Methamphetamine, and Possession of Marijuana. 

    PHOENIX - Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced a convicted drug trafficker, who spent two months on the run, will spend 17 years and 6 months in prison. Patrick Pina, 44, absconded during his trial just before a jury found him guilty of the Sale of Dangerous Drugs, Money Laundering, Possession of Methamphetamine, and Possession of Marijuana. 

  • IRS update on tax returns

    IRS update on tax returns

    Monday, April 17 2017 4:41 PM EDT2017-04-17 20:41:36 GMT

    PHOENIX -  The Internal Revenue Service has received 103.6 million 2016 individual income tax returns as of April 7 and expects millions more to be filed by the April 18 deadline. Special filing deadline rules apply to members of the military serving in combat zones, those living outside the U.S. and those living in declared disaster areas. 

    PHOENIX -  The Internal Revenue Service has received 103.6 million 2016 individual income tax returns as of April 7 and expects millions more to be filed by the April 18 deadline. Special filing deadline rules apply to members of the military serving in combat zones, those living outside the U.S. and those living in declared disaster areas. 

  • Immigration arrests rise in first months of Trump administration

    Immigration arrests rise in first months of Trump administration

    Monday, April 17 2017 3:28 PM EDT2017-04-17 19:28:37 GMT

    The number of undocumented immigrant arrests rose by roughly one-third in the first weeks of the Trump administration, largely driven by an increase in the number of non-criminals arrested. 

    The number of undocumented immigrant arrests rose by roughly one-third in the first weeks of the Trump administration, largely driven by an increase in the number of non-criminals arrested. 

  • BREAKING: Ex-fire captain gets 66 years for three murders

    BREAKING: Ex-fire captain gets 66 years for three murders

    Monday, April 17 2017 2:13 PM EDT2017-04-17 18:13:39 GMT
    David Watson, a former Tucson Fire Cpatain, was convicted on two counts first-degree murder and one count second-degree murder in March 2017. (Photo: KTAR News)David Watson, a former Tucson Fire Cpatain, was convicted on two counts first-degree murder and one count second-degree murder in March 2017. (Photo: KTAR News)

    TUCSON (KVOA) - A former Tucson Fire Captain convicted of murdering his ex-wife and two others is scheduled to be sentenced in Pima County Superior Court Monday morning.

    TUCSON (KVOA) - A former Tucson Fire Captain convicted of murdering his ex-wife and two others is scheduled to be sentenced in Pima County Superior Court Monday morning.

  • April the Giraffe's baby is taking his first steps

    April the Giraffe's baby is taking his first steps

    Monday, April 17 2017 2:01 PM EDT2017-04-17 18:01:06 GMT

    April the giraffe is now a mom! Likely a tired, if delighted mom (if we know moms): Following a 15-month pregnancy, she delivered her 129-pound, 5-feet-9-inch tall bundle of joy on April 15 in front of an audience of over 1.2 million watching on Animal Adventure Park's live stream.

    April the giraffe is now a mom! Likely a tired, if delighted mom (if we know moms): Following a 15-month pregnancy, she delivered her 129-pound, 5-feet-9-inch tall bundle of joy on April 15 in front of an audience of over 1.2 million watching on Animal Adventure Park's live stream.

  • Prince Investigation: Warrants Detail Pills Found All Over Paisley Park

    Prince Investigation: Warrants Detail Pills Found All Over Paisley Park

    Monday, April 17 2017 1:12 PM EDT2017-04-17 17:12:43 GMT

    Search warrants from the investigation into Prince's overdose death were released on Monday, revealing that prescription medications were found all over his house — including some in the name of a confidant who claimed he didn't know the singer was addicted to pain pills. 

    Search warrants from the investigation into Prince's overdose death were released on Monday, revealing that prescription medications were found all over his house — including some in the name of a confidant who claimed he didn't know the singer was addicted to pain pills. 

  • Get to the chopper! The making of the Heart and Stroke Walk promo

    Get to the chopper! The making of the Heart and Stroke Walk promo

    Monday, April 17 2017 11:24 AM EDT2017-04-17 15:24:34 GMT

    A behind the scenes look at the making of the American Heart Association Heart and Stroke Walk promo with Sean Mooney. And the best part, it includes a helicopter! The event is taking place Saturday, April 29th at Reid Park beginning at 5 pm.

    A behind the scenes look at the making of the American Heart Association Heart and Stroke Walk promo with Sean Mooney. And the best part, it includes a helicopter! The event is taking place Saturday, April 29th at Reid Park beginning at 5 pm.

  • Tax Day pressures last-minute filers in Tucson

    Tax Day pressures last-minute filers in Tucson

    Monday, April 17 2017 11:21 AM EDT2017-04-17 15:21:49 GMT

    There are a few days to spare this year. That’s because April 15th fell on a Saturday and also a holiday that’s observed in Washington DC. 

    There are a few days to spare this year. That’s because April 15th fell on a Saturday and also a holiday that’s observed in Washington DC. 

  • Surfer Loses Leg In Shark Attack

    Surfer Loses Leg In Shark Attack

    Monday, April 17 2017 9:49 AM EDT2017-04-17 13:49:48 GMT
    (KHNL) A French tourist was critically injured Friday morning in an apparent shark attack at Hawaii's Kekaha Beach. Officials said the 28-year-old sustained severe injuries to his lower right leg when he was bit about 100 yards offshore. Bystanders said a 12-foot tiger shark bit the man. They rushed to his aid after the incident, applying a tourniquet to slow the bleeding. He was taken to Wilcox Medical Center. The victim's girlfriend subsequently told other surfers that part of t...
    (KHNL) A French tourist was critically injured Friday morning in an apparent shark attack at Hawaii's Kekaha Beach. Officials said the 28-year-old sustained severe injuries to his lower right leg when he was bit about 100 yards offshore. Bystanders said a 12-foot tiger shark bit the man. They rushed to his aid after the incident, applying a tourniquet to slow the bleeding. He was taken to Wilcox Medical Center. The victim's girlfriend subsequently told other surfers that part of t...
  • Blind musician gets gift of sight

    Blind musician gets gift of sight

    Monday, April 17 2017 9:34 AM EDT2017-04-17 13:34:25 GMT

    (KETK) About three years ago, KETK brought you the story of Robert "Blind Dog" Cook, a blind musician from Marshall. A few weeks ago, with the help of the community, he got a pair of "New Sight" glasses and he's now looking to give the gift of sight to others. Since birth, "Blind Dog" has lived everyday without fully seeing the world.   "A lot of babies were born with too much oxygen which caused the cataracts," said Cook. "At that t...

    (KETK) About three years ago, KETK brought you the story of Robert "Blind Dog" Cook, a blind musician from Marshall. A few weeks ago, with the help of the community, he got a pair of "New Sight" glasses and he's now looking to give the gift of sight to others. Since birth, "Blind Dog" has lived everyday without fully seeing the world.   "A lot of babies were born with too much oxygen which caused the cataracts," said Cook. "At that t...

  • An egg-celent cameo on HBO's "Last Week Tonight"

    An egg-celent cameo on HBO's "Last Week Tonight"

    Monday, April 17 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-04-17 13:08:53 GMT

    TUCSON - Sure, it was a corny, cliché line. But one KVOA'er hopped into the national spotlight over the weekend.

    TUCSON - Sure, it was a corny, cliché line. But one KVOA'er hopped into the national spotlight over the weekend.

  • Local woman receives free service dog

    Local woman receives free service dog

    Monday, April 17 2017 8:40 AM EDT2017-04-17 12:40:50 GMT

    TUCSON- A local woman was given a free service dog through a national non-profit. Canine Companions for Independence is a non-profit that provides... 

    TUCSON- A local woman was given a free service dog through a national non-profit. Canine Companions for Independence is a non-profit that provides... 

  • Wedding couple booted from United Airlines flight

    Wedding couple booted from United Airlines flight

    Monday, April 17 2017 7:31 AM EDT2017-04-17 11:31:27 GMT

    CNBC/Reuters- An engaged couple were removed from a United Airlines flight to Costa Rica on Saturday, as the airline remained under scrutiny following outrage caused by a video last week of a passenger being forcibly removed from a flight. According to the couple, who said they were en route to get married, a federal marshal had escorted them from the plane before take-off from Houston, Texas, but United denied this on Sunday, saying in a state...

    CNBC/Reuters- An engaged couple were removed from a United Airlines flight to Costa Rica on Saturday, as the airline remained under scrutiny following outrage caused by a video last week of a passenger being forcibly removed from a flight. According to the couple, who said they were en route to get married, a federal marshal had escorted them from the plane before take-off from Houston, Texas, but United denied this on Sunday, saying in a state...

  • Diamondbacks to Add Humidor to Help With Grip on Baseballs

    Diamondbacks to Add Humidor to Help With Grip on Baseballs

    Monday, April 17 2017 12:50 AM EDT2017-04-17 04:50:27 GMT
    Arizona Diamondbacks - MLB.comArizona Diamondbacks - MLB.com

    PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks are following the Colorado Rockies and adding a humidor to store baseballs.

    PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks are following the Colorado Rockies and adding a humidor to store baseballs.

  • 2 hikers missing near Grand Canyon

    2 hikers missing near Grand Canyon

    Monday, April 17 2017 12:33 AM EDT2017-04-17 04:33:43 GMT

    Search and rescue teams at Grand Canyon National Park are currently looking for two missing backcountry hikers. Officials say they started looking for the hikers Saturday night, after they received an alert from an emergency beacon. 

    Search and rescue teams at Grand Canyon National Park are currently looking for two missing backcountry hikers. Officials say they started looking for the hikers Saturday night, after they received an alert from an emergency beacon. 

  • Mom starts dress donation to remember lost daughter

    Mom starts dress donation to remember lost daughter

    Sunday, April 16 2017 11:00 PM EDT2017-04-17 03:00:53 GMT

    Every time Ann Shaylor sees a picture of her daughter Cassie the memories come racing back. "I miss her a lot. She was so young," said Shaylor. When she looks in Cassie's closet tough, the pain of her loss is almost too much to stand.

    Every time Ann Shaylor sees a picture of her daughter Cassie the memories come racing back. "I miss her a lot. She was so young," said Shaylor. When she looks in Cassie's closet tough, the pain of her loss is almost too much to stand.

  • Manhunt underway for Facebook live killer

    Manhunt underway for Facebook live killer

    Sunday, April 16 2017 6:59 PM EDT2017-04-16 22:59:07 GMT

    CLEVELAND (AP) - Cleveland police say they are searching for a homicide suspect who broadcast the fatal shooting of another man live on Facebook. 

    CLEVELAND (AP) - Cleveland police say they are searching for a homicide suspect who broadcast the fatal shooting of another man live on Facebook. 

  • Federal tax bills: Where does your state rank?

    Federal tax bills: Where does your state rank?

    Sunday, April 16 2017 4:42 PM EDT2017-04-16 20:42:27 GMT

    U.S. residents paid Uncle Sam an average of $8,943 per person in federal income, payroll and estate taxes in 2016. A look at how the District of Columbia and the states rank in per capita federal taxes.

    U.S. residents paid Uncle Sam an average of $8,943 per person in federal income, payroll and estate taxes in 2016. A look at how the District of Columbia and the states rank in per capita federal taxes.

  • La Encantada shooter and victim identified

    La Encantada shooter and victim identified

    Sunday, April 16 2017 1:43 PM EDT2017-04-16 17:43:22 GMT
    Photo of Fred Bair from FacebookPhoto of Fred Bair from Facebook

    The Sheriff's Dept. said 65-year-old Elliot Cobb died after being shot by 60-year-old Fred Bair. 

    The Sheriff's Dept. said 65-year-old Elliot Cobb died after being shot by 60-year-old Fred Bair. 

  • Americans Will Spend How Much on Easter Candy This Year?!

    Americans Will Spend How Much on Easter Candy This Year?!

    Sunday, April 16 2017 12:47 PM EDT2017-04-16 16:47:51 GMT
    Peeps Easter candy. Anna Altenburger / Getty Images/iStockphotoPeeps Easter candy. Anna Altenburger / Getty Images/iStockphoto

    According to the National Retail Federation's annual Easter survey, Americans will spend..........

    According to the National Retail Federation's annual Easter survey, Americans will spend..........

  • Trump Calls for Investigation Into Tax Day Protesters, Tweets ‘Election Is Over!’

    Trump Calls for Investigation Into Tax Day Protesters, Tweets ‘Election Is Over!’

    Sunday, April 16 2017 11:41 AM EDT2017-04-16 15:41:45 GMT
    People participate in a Tax Day protest on April 15 in New York City. Stephanie Keith / Getty ImagesPeople participate in a Tax Day protest on April 15 in New York City. Stephanie Keith / Getty Images

    President Donald Trump on Twitter Sunday lashed out against citizens who'd taken to the streets to exercise their First Amendment rights.

    President Donald Trump on Twitter Sunday lashed out against citizens who'd taken to the streets to exercise their First Amendment rights.

  • Councilman wants pot facility on his Chino Valley property

    Councilman wants pot facility on his Chino Valley property

    Sunday, April 16 2017 11:13 AM EDT2017-04-16 15:13:11 GMT

    PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) - A city council member in the Arizona town of Chino Valley who has previously been critical of pot smokers now wants town officials to allow a medical marijuana research facility to open on his property.

    PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) - A city council member in the Arizona town of Chino Valley who has previously been critical of pot smokers now wants town officials to allow a medical marijuana research facility to open on his property.

  • Wildcats hang 18 on Oregon to win series over Ducks

    Wildcats hang 18 on Oregon to win series over Ducks

    Sunday, April 16 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-04-16 14:00:20 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Arizona Wildcats again flexed their offensive muscles in the series finale against Oregon, pounding out 23 hits and beating the Ducks 18-4 in front of 3,372 fans at Hi Corbett Field to claim the series win.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Arizona Wildcats again flexed their offensive muscles in the series finale against Oregon, pounding out 23 hits and beating the Ducks 18-4 in front of 3,372 fans at Hi Corbett Field to claim the series win.

  • Casa Grande takes on "Zombie Developments"

    Casa Grande takes on "Zombie Developments"

    Sunday, April 16 2017 12:19 AM EDT2017-04-16 04:19:45 GMT

    CASA GRANDE, Ariz. (AP) - The southern Arizona city of Casa Grande is taking steps to address problems associated with thousands of unfinished lots

    CASA GRANDE, Ariz. (AP) - The southern Arizona city of Casa Grande is taking steps to address problems associated with thousands of unfinished lots

  • Colorful Rivers of Iceland (PHOTOS)

    Colorful Rivers of Iceland (PHOTOS)

    Saturday, April 15 2017 8:39 PM EDT2017-04-16 00:39:33 GMT
    Sergey Aleshchenko/ Caters NewsSergey Aleshchenko/ Caters News

    When you think of Iceland, you’ll most likely imagine their iconic black sand beaches or stunning sunsets seen within an ice cave. 

    When you think of Iceland, you’ll most likely imagine their iconic black sand beaches or stunning sunsets seen within an ice cave. 

  • Here’s What Space Tourists Can Expect While On Board Blue Origin’s Capsule

    Here’s What Space Tourists Can Expect While On Board Blue Origin’s Capsule

    Saturday, April 15 2017 8:08 PM EDT2017-04-16 00:08:14 GMT
    Blue OriginBlue Origin

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Blue Origin founder and CEO Jeff Bezos says people who buy a ticket to fly on his company's space tourism vehicle New Shepard will need to use the bathroom before the flight, and they'd better not get sick during the trip — the company has no plans to install systems to deal with human waste.

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Blue Origin founder and CEO Jeff Bezos says people who buy a ticket to fly on his company's space tourism vehicle New Shepard will need to use the bathroom before the flight, and they'd better not get sick during the trip — the company has no plans to install systems to deal with human waste.

  • Tucson mother arrested for trying to drown child

    Tucson mother arrested for trying to drown child

    Saturday, April 15 2017 7:55 PM EDT2017-04-15 23:55:17 GMT

    Tucson Police say they have a arrested a woman for trying to drown her 9-month old baby. 

    Tucson Police say they have a arrested a woman for trying to drown her 9-month old baby. 

  • Former sheriff Joe Arpaio pushing for jury trial

    Former sheriff Joe Arpaio pushing for jury trial

    Saturday, April 15 2017 7:24 PM EDT2017-04-15 23:24:31 GMT
    Joe ArpaioJoe Arpaio

    PHOENIX (AP) - Lawyers for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio have filed an appeal requesting a jury trial in his criminal contempt-of-court case. 

    PHOENIX (AP) - Lawyers for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio have filed an appeal requesting a jury trial in his criminal contempt-of-court case. 

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