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Federal government notifies Arizona, 20 other states of election hacking

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The federal government on Friday told election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems last year, although in most cases the systems were not breached.

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McCain: 'I cannot in good conscience' vote for GOP health care bill

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Sen John McCain has released a statement saying he cannot in "good conscience" vote the new Republican health care bill. 

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UA's OSIRIS-REx will slingshot past Earth to get to Asteroid Bennu

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(KVOA) -- NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft will make a close approach to Earth Friday morning using the planet's gravity to slingshot itself toward the asteroid Bennu.  

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20 people, including 80-year-old man, stung by bees in Marana

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One person has been stung multiple times by bees in Marana, according to Northwest Fire. 

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News 4 Tucson Investigators look into mystery mailer

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The News 4 Tucson investigators have recently been getting calls from people concerned about what they believe is a confusing letter they received in the mail. So, we decided to look into who is behind the mailing. The letter appears, at least to some people, to be official government business. It turns out, this has happened before.  “This is not the first time they've done this. They've done it several years back going back to when Jan Brewer was secretary of state,&r...

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Friday Football Fever features some big matchups

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Here's a list of games in Southern Arizona for Friday, Sept. 22

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Which fish Arizonans can eat without restriction

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Which fish Arizonans can catch and eat without restrictions

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Chandler, Mesa jumping in on national bidding war for Amazon's HQ2

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Amazon recently announced it wants to open a second headquarters in the United States, dubbing it HQ2. The first and, at the moment, only headquarters is in Seattle, Washington. 

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Gold medalists fight tonight on undercard of Valdez's title defense on ESPN

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Nogales-born, Tucson raised unbeaten WBO champ Oscar Valdez is returning to his Old Pueblo roots tonight as he gets set to defend his title in one of the best fight cards to come to Southern Arizona in decades.

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KVOA Previews tonight's UofA game vs. Utah live at "Bear Down Fridays"

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News 4 Tucson did it's sportscast live at the "Bear Down Friday's event on a "BEAR DOWN THURSDAY" (since the game vs. Utah will be on Friday night).  It was a "throwback Thursday" as well, as News 4 Tucson went live with the "reincarnation of John Button".  (John Button is the former player that coined the phrase "Bear Down" back in 1925.  Tucson native and Pueblo High School grad Santiago Murillo, a proud graduate of the U o...

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Hurricane Maria damages Dominica’s main hospital, leaves ‘war zone’ conditions

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Hurricane Maria left medical facilities on Dominica "worse than in a war zone," according to the country's leader.

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Yavapai County Sheriff's detectives say missing man case is suspicious

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Yavapai County Sheriff's Office says missing man case is suspicious

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Tucson airport workers help return Houston football player's lost ring

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Two weeks ago, a University of Houston Cougar left a very special ring behind in Tucson. 

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Meet the Black and Yellow Power Rangers at Tucson Comic-Con

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Tucson Comic-Con has announced that two Power Rangers will appear at the three-day convention.

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Marana Pumpkin Patch and Farm Festival returns

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The annual Marana Pumpkin Patch and Farm Festival returns with more events, tasty food and fun filled days for the whole family.

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Man taken into custody; Midtown standoff ends

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Tucson Police have reported that a person connected to a Midtown domestic violence call has refused to surrender. 

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The science behind the Northern Lights

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Here’s how they form & why we can’t see them in Tucson.

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Hittin' the Trails 4 You: Sabino Canyon's Seven Falls

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Plan on investing a half day for this desert dandy.

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Police rescue two from burning car on body cam

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A group of Atlanta police officers are being called heroes for their actions after a fiery crash Wednesday morning. Body cam video shows two people trapped inside the burning vehicle. 

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Heavy traffic expected Monday due to NFL game in Glendale

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Expect heavier afternoon rush hour traffic on West Valley freeways as the Arizona Cardinals play host to Monday Night Football on Sept. 25.

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Analysts: Ariz. would lose $1.7B in 1st year under GOP bill

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PHOENIX - Legislative budget analysts say the Republican health care bill would mean a first-year loss of $1.7 billion of funding for Arizona for the Medicaid eligibility expansion and the health exchange created under President Barack Obama's health law.   

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Millions could be left uninsured under Obamacare repeal bill

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Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy says his bill to repeal Obamacare will boost the number of Americans with health insurance. Cassidy, however, is one of the few who feel this way.

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Rand Paul responds to Trump's tweet; won't support health care bill

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Sen. Rand Paul says despite President Donald Trump's attacks on him for opposing the new GOP health care bill, the measure is a "fake" and he won't support it.     

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Rio Nuevo seeking developer to build 150,000 square feet retail/office space

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There are plans in place to turn the private county-owned parking lot at 6th Avenue and Broadway into 150,000 square feet of office and retail space. 

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"Ghost Ship" Washes Ashore Video included

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What some folks are calling a ghost ship has taken up eerie residence on Florida's Melbourne Beach.

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Fall (and its temperatures) arrives

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This weekend's temperatures are typical for the first few weeks of October.

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Wanted: Mt. Lemmon snow observer

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NWS Tucson is looking for a volunteer weather observer on Mount Lemmon to take official snowfall measurements this Winter.

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CVS to limit painkiller prescriptions to a 7-day supply

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CVS Pharmacy will begin new regulations. One is to limit opioid prescriptions to a seven-day supply for certain conditions, like dental surgery.

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Police try to prevent crime with command post

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They are also working with community agencies to aid the homeless people at the parks.

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Boxes of Kind bars recalled over walnut warning mixup

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Though many Kind snack bars contain the word "nuts" on their labels, the company is taking an extra step to ensure those with serious food allergies avoid one popular product that was improperly labeled. 

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This new Starbucks drink might replace your pumpkin spice latte

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Could a new fall drink from Starbucks — gasp! — replace the Pumpkin Spice Latte's place in our hearts? 

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'This Is Us' creator talks Jack and Rebecca's brutal fight: 'It's scarring'

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Watching the "This Is Us" Season 2 premiere next Tuesday? Get those tissues ready. 

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How 1 woman learned to embrace the birthmark on her face

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For years, Ferrin Roy never gave much thought to the 4-inch-wide birthmark that covers her right cheek.

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Pedestrian deaths in Tucson double in 2017

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There have been eighteen pedestrian fatalities on Tucson streets so far in 2017. 

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4 Your Health: Rehab big part of recovery for severe stroke victim

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Some might say Randy Richard experienced a miracle after arriving at rehabilitation facility in Tucson, but the people who helped him during his recovery will tell you it was determination and a lot of hard work that made Randy whole again.

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Woman reaches plea deal in baby formula tampering case

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Jennifer Laplante has agreed to a plea deal on multiple charges for tampering with baby formula at Tucson stores. 

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State gas prices up slightly

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Average gas prices in Arizona increased one cent this week but have dropped across the country.  

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Kim Jong Un says President Trump will "pay dearly" for UN speech

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North Korea state news agency: Kim Jong Un calls Trump "deranged," says he will "pay dearly" for his threats. 

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PDEQ: Tire pressure should be checked as temperatures drop

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Every ten degrees Fahrenheit that the temperature changes, tires are negatively affected, according to Pima County Dept. of Environmental Quality. 

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Trump turns to sanctions, diplomacy on North Korea after threatening destruction

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President Donald Trump announced an expansion of sanctions on North Korea Thursday and praised China for taking action to limit financial transactions with the isolated communist nation.

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Crime Trackers: OVPD looking to ID thieves breaking into vehicles

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Oro Valley-Some thieves casing out an Oro Valley neighborhood found themselves on video surveillance.

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Billionaire gives $30M to Univ. of Arizona for Biosphere 2

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Texas billionaire Edward P. Bass is giving $30 million to the University of Arizona to support the Biosphere 2 research facility.

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What’s Driving You Crazy: Road conditions

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Raymond asked, "Why are the streets in Phoenix so nice and the streets of Tucson not so good."

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Mexicans grow desperate for missing victims

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MEXICO CITY (AP) - Outside a collapsed seven-story office building in Mexico City's trendy Roma Norte district, people have been camped out in tents and on folding chairs since Tuesday's deadly earthquake, anxiously awaiting word of their loved ones. 

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Pedestrian killed by train Downtown

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A pedestrian has been killed by a train, according to Tucson Police. It happened near West Sixth Street and North Ninth Avenue. Traffic is stopped in all directions. Please avoid the area. We'll have more on this as the story develops.

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Walmart hosting free health screenings this Saturday

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Walmart hosting free health screenings this Saturday

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Tucson man arrested on drug smuggling charges

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Border Patrol agents arrested a Tucson man after finding more than 100 pounds of marijuana in the vehicle he was driving, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. 

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Trump’s approval rating ticks up — with help of bipartisan deal

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The newest NBC/WSJ poll has good news for President Trump: His job-approval rating has inched up to 43 percent, which is three points higher than where it was in August. 

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UA Pep Band visits Tucson Today for Bear Down Fridays

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UA Pep Band stops by KVOA to get fans pumped for the game against Utah!

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In And Out Inmates Break Back Into Jail Video included

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 Four Mississippi inmates are facing more charges after allegedly breaking out of jail, burglarizing a nearby Dollar General store, and then sneaking back into jail without being noticed by guards.

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Elevated winds decreasing today's air quality

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The Sonoran Wind Machine also kicks up dust and particulate matter. As a result, the air quality index reaches moderate levels.

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WBO Champ Oscar Valdez using title defense in hometown of Tucson to also fight for "Dreamers" & young DACA immigrants

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Nogales-born, Tucson raised WBO champion of the world Oscar Valdez will defend his title this Friday on a world-televised fight card on ESPN taking place at the Tucson Convention Center.  The Fight is also making international headlines because Boxing Hall of Famer Bob Arum and Top Rank are donating 500 tickets to "dreamers" or DACA students in Southern Arizona. News 4 Tucson Tucson Sports Director Paul Cicala caught up with Oscar Valdez, who shared his passion for help...

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Mysterious bearded creature roams through town

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A mysterious bearded creature is captured on video roaming through a town. But it wasn't long before it was back on the farm.

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How old is too old to go trick-or-treating for Halloween?

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What viewers are saying about a recent trick-or-treating ban. When are you too old to participate?

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Red Cross needs volunteers after string of natural disasters

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TUCSON- The Southern Arizona Red Cross is in need of volunteers. The American Red Cross Regional Chief Operating Officer, John Patton, said about 50 Tucson area volunteers are in Texas and Florida. “They typically go on two or three...

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If you want to see the fall colors at the North Rim, you better go soon

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The fall season is upon us and many will take the trek up north to see the leaves change colors. 

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New restaurant from Fox Restaurant Concepts is open

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Located in the heart of mid-town, at 2543 E. Grant Road, the new restaurant, Culinary Dropout is now open to the public. 

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Downtown AC Marriott Hotel welcomes first guests Thursday

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Just a few final touches to be made before the AC Marriott Hotel downtown opens its doors to the public.

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JCPenney and UA Suit Up event

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JCPenney is partnering with the career service center at the University of Arizona for the “College Suit Up” event. 

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Fergie: Pretending Josh and I were still together was 'getting a little weird for us'

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If fans of Fergie and Josh Duhamel were shocked when the couple revealed last week that they went their separate ways earlier this year, you can hardly blame them. After all, the "Life Goes On" singer, 42, and the "Transformers" actor, 44, had been pretending to still be a couple for months — even appearing in each other's Instagram pics. 

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Baby giraffe born at Phoenix Zoo

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The Phoenix Zoo welcomed a baby giraffe, on Sept. 12. 

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Chick-fil-A's largest location in the world will have a beautiful roof deck

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It’s got five stories, a skylight and a rooftop terrace. And when it opens in winter of 2018, the new Chick-fil-A in New York City’s Financial District will be the fast food chain’s largest location ever. 

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This school requires students to send photos of their dresses before dances

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A Wisconsin high school is mandating that any students who wish to wear a dress at next month’s homecoming dance must submit pictures of themselves wearing the attire for approval in advance. 

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N4T Investigators: Justice of the Peace under investigation

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Phoenix - Pima County Justice of the peace was about to be on the witness stand herself. The 67-year old Tucson native was one of six witnesses who testified during a disciplinary hearing conducted by the Arizona Commission on Judicial Conduct, an independent state agency. 

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The Latest: Senate approves $700 billion defense policy bill

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The Senate has approved a defense policy bill that grants the Pentagon a $700 billion budget. More>>

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