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Police: Teens near scene before woman injured by rope across road

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A witness said saw "four male juveniles" with a rope near a scene where a woman was injured while riding a motorcycle, according to Tucson Police. 

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Cold and snow bring hot profits to Mt. Lemmon

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TUCSON - Mount Lemmon businesses are thankful for every inch of snow. The recent snow has now brought in an influx of visitors to Summerhaven. 

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Law enforcement investigating tampering of TEP equipment

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Tucson Electric Power recently experienced several incidents of equipment tampering, which has caused outages for thousands of customers. 

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Tucson Rodeo Parade is underway

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“Did I hear someone say “Parade?”  The Tucson Rodeo Parade is back. 

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Watch today's Olympic events live!

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We've got the livestream link and full schedule for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games. 

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Judge says state can't force IMDB to take down actors' ages

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The law was signed by Governor Jerry Brown, a Democrat, in September 2016.

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10 Gmail extensions that can boost your productivity

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There’s a reason Gmail has become so popular — it’s free, it’s easy to use and it keeps evolving. 

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Mass shootings don't boost gun sales anymore. Here's why

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Mass shootings like the Florida tragedy that left 17 dead typically prompt a jump in gun sales, because buyers worry about tougher gun control.

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Snapchat responds to users critical of redesign: 'We hear you'

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On Tuesday, parent company Snap (SNAP) announced a new update intended to make it easier for users to view content they want to see. 

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Chandler students will not be punished for racially charged viral video

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After a month-long investigation and public debate, the Chandler Unified School District decided not to discipline five eighth-grade boys seen yelling a racial slur on Snapchat. 

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FluMist nasal flu vaccine can come back, vaccine advisers say

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FluMist, the only needle-free flu vaccine on the market, won a lukewarm recommendation from federal vaccine advisers Wednesday. 

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Sightseeing helicopter spun before crashing in Grand Canyon, preliminary report says

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A preliminary report says a sightseeing helicopter spun at least twice before crashing in the Grand Canyon, killing three British tourists and injuring three others and the pilot. 

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Police arrest Liberty High School student for having gun on school grounds

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Police arrested an 18-year-old male student at Liberty High School for bringing a gun to school Wednesday. 

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Tucson couple allegedly kept adopted children locked in bedrooms, with no food or bathroom

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Adoptive parents Benito Gutierrez, 69, and Carol Gutierrez, 64, have been arrested on charges of child abuse. 

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Police: Boy, 6, hospitalized after mother's boyfriend abused him

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A Chandler man stands accused of abusing his live-in girlfriend's son so badly that the boy had to be hospitalized. 

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Treatment against peanut allergy protected kids in new study

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The first treatment to help prevent serious allergic reactions to peanuts may be on the way. 

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Rep. Pelosi will not visit Tucson on Wednesday

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On the contrary of reports, Democratic U.S. Rep Nancy Pelosi will not be present at tonight’s panel discussion in Tucson.

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Olympic history has been made

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Here is Jessie Diggins crossing the finishing line, earning the United States its first gold medal in cross country skiing.  

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4 Your Health: damage of obesity; college binge drinking; alcohol effect on dementia

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Years of heavy drinking can take a toll on the brain. 

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Buffelgrass removal event this weekend due to fire danger

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Removing buffelgrass due to increased fire danger.

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Police investigate officer-involved shooting near 35th Ave and Thomas Rd

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PHOENIX - Phoenix police are investigating an officer-involved shooting near 35th Avenue and Thomas Road Wednesday. 

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Small drones are lighting up the Olympic sky

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Small drones which light the sky when night falls over the Pyeongchang Olympic stadium are attracting a lot of attention. Every evening fans look to the sky for an unusual light display made possible by hundreds of drones flying together. 

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Trump hears wrenching tales at school violence meeting

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Spilling out wrenching tales of lost lives and stolen security, students with quavering voices and parents shaking with anger appealed to President Donald Trump on Wednesday to set politics aside and protect American school children from the scourge of gun violence.

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Top 25 Peace Corps volunteer schools

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The Peace Corps has ranked the top 25 schools with the most alumni volunteering in 2018. 

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Olympic Zone: Julia Mancuso learns how to make rice wine

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Julia Mancuso visits a rice wine expert in South Korea to experience what goes into the process of making it. 

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Study: Alcohol, extra weight could help you live past 90

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A study of the lifestyles of people who lived until at least 90 has revealed that drinking alcohol may help you live longer than physical activity alone. 

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Yavapai County Sheriff's Office says registered sex offender moves into area

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Registered sex offender moving into Yavapai County

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News 4 Cooks: Garlic Spicy Edamame

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 Casino Del Sol/ Ume: Garlic Spicy Edamame 

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Preliminary report: Sightseeing helicopter spun before Grand Canyon crash

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A preliminary report released Wednesday says a sightseeing helicopter made at least two 360-degree turns before crashing in the Grand Canyon, killing three British tourists and injuring three other tourists and the pilot.     

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How the Parkland survivors became advocates for gun reform

Student Angelia Lazo holds up a sign while standing near the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Mark Wilson / Getty Images via NBC Student Angelia Lazo holds up a sign while standing near the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Mark Wilson / Getty Images via NBC
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Before the shots were fired at his high school, David Hogg was learning about special interest groups in his AP Government class. 

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Senior nabbed for keying cars

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Neighbors in one California city finally have a suspect in a string of vandalism. It's the last person they would suspect. 

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Have you seen him?

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This dog got lost after a vehicle rollover on I-10 at milepost outside of Willcox on Saturday.

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Mother Nature's keeping it cool

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TUCSON - Below normal temperatures are locked in for the rest of the week.

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Water main break on Fairview Ave north of Prince Rd

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TUCSON (KVOA) -- Tucson Water is on scene repairing a water main break on the west side Wednesday morning.  

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$145,000 worth of meth and pot seized at Mexico border

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TUCSON, Ariz. - Two U.S. citizens were arrested during separate alleged attempts to smuggle about $145,000 worth of methamphetamine and marijuana across the border over the weekend. 

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Valley high school students planning walkouts to protest gun violence

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PHOENIX - Arizona high school students are organizing marches and walkouts to protest gun violence in the wake of the school shooting that killed 17 people last week at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

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TEP urges community to report suspicious activity

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TUCSON –Tucson Electric Power is reaching out to the public after several instances of tampering have caused power outages for thousands of customers. 

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Billy Graham, ‘America’s pastor,’ dead at age 99

Billy Graham is pictured during a celebration for his 95th birthday in Asheville, North Carolina, in this November 7, 2013 handout photo. (C) Handout . / Reuters / Reuters (Photo via NBC) Billy Graham is pictured during a celebration for his 95th birthday in Asheville, North Carolina, in this November 7, 2013 handout photo. (C) Handout . / Reuters / Reuters (Photo via NBC)
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Billy Graham, the charismatic North Carolina pastor who took his evangelizing crusades around the country and the globe, died on Wednesday, according to officials of his organization. 

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Tucson apartment fire, one person displaced

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TUCSON - The Tucson Fire Department responded to multiple calls about an apartment fire in East Fort Lowell Road Tuesday night. 

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CRIME TRACKERS: Cold Case Cracked

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TUCSON -- The Arizona man accused of killing his wife 30 years ago is back in Wisconsin. 70-year-old Mark Bringe was arrested outside of Sahuarita one week ago. 

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Czechs eliminate US in shootout in Olympic quarterfinals

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GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — This time it was Troy Terry instead of T.J. Oshie and Ryan Zapolski instead...

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Big changes proposed at Oracle State Park

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Oracle State Park officials hope money set aside by Arizona Governor Doug Ducey will help revitalize a park once closed because of budget cuts. 

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Threat at Cholla deemed not credible

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The Tucson Unified School District have confirmed a student made a threat to Cholla High Magnet School earlier today.  

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Pima County will now accept federal border funds

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The Pima County Board of Supervisors has changed its mind and will now accept more than $1 million in border law enforcement funding.

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Democrats fail to force Arizona House vote on bump stock ban

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Arizona House Democrats have failed to force a vote on their proposal to ban "bump stock" devices that allow extremely rapid firing of guns. 

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4 Your Health: even a small amount of exercise is good for men; mom's shots okay for baby

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Vaccination during pregnancy is not harmful to infants. Even light exercise can help lower the risk of early death in older men.

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Iceland's proposed ban on male circumcision upsets Jews, Muslims

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A proposed bill to ban non-medically required male circumcision on babies and children in Iceland is receiving backlash from religious communities. 

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Excessive alcohol use linked to early-onset dementia risk

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Excessive alcohol use could increase your risk for all types of dementia, particularly early-onset dementia, according to a new study. 

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Oprah, Steven Spielberg also donating to March For Our Lives, following George Clooney's pledge

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Oprah Winfrey, Steven Spielberg and Kate Capshaw are taking a cue from George and Amal Clooney and making their own sizable donations to March For Our Lives, an event formed in the aftermath of last week's deadly shooting at a Florida high school. 

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Queen Elizabeth attends London Fashion Week in royal first

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Queen Elizabeth II has always dressed with style and flair — but Tuesday marked her first visit to the showy catwalks of London Fashion Week. 

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Trump pushes insurance that doesn’t cover pre-existing conditions

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The Trump administration announced Tuesday that it is moving to expand the use of low-budget temporary insurance, which could offer customers a cut-rate alternative to plans on the Affordable Care Act's exchange, but undermine more comprehensive insurance for others.

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Amazon's latest Prime perk: 5% cash back at Whole Foods

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Beginning Tuesday, Whole Foods shoppers who use the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa card will get 5% cash back on purchases. 

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Winter's revenge

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Southeastern Arizona is finally starting to feel like Winter again after weeks - and even months - of temperatures historically high.

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Yep, people are using avocados to propose on Instagram

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Like any self-respecting millennial and taco aficionado, I appreciate a good avocado.

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Operation Deep Freeze in effect at Salvation Army

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Operation Deep Freeze in effect at Salvation Army

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Repairs made to Sierra Vista playground

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Repairs made to Sierra Vista playground park

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Justice Dept to step up review of bump stocks

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President Donald Trump says he's signed a memo directing the Justice Department to propose regulations to "ban all devices" like bump stocks used in last year's Las Vegas massacre.

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ADOT Safety Message Contest is back

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The Arizona Department of Transportation is bringing back its safety message contest. 

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Democrats fail to force Arizona House vote on bump stock ban

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Arizona House Democrats have failed to force a vote on their proposal to ban "bump stock" devices that allow extremely rapid firing of guns.      

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Olympic Zone: Julia Mancuso hits the slopes with former Olympians

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Julia Mancuso finally makes her way over to the mountains of PyeongChang to enjoy some skiing. 

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Man gets life sentence for killing two homeless men

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A man convicted of killing two homeless men will spend the rest of his life behind bars. 

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Tucson mental health worker heads to Florida to help deal with shooting aftermath

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A Tucson Red Cross volunteer is on his way to Parkland, Fla. 

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Adopt this pet: Newt

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Meet Newt! He's an energetic 10-month-old boy looking for a forever family. 

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Tucson VA campus to close Ajo Gate during Tucson Rodeo parade

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Due to traffic restrictions, the Southern Arizona VA Health Care System’s (SAVAHCS) campus will be closing the Ajo Gate at 8 a.m. on Thurs, Feb. 22.

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Korean pro baseball teams continue "spring training" in Tucson; New Deal signed bringing So. AZ millions of dollars

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When former Tucson Mayor Bob Walkup meets up with current Mayor Jonathan Rothschild, Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckleberry, the "Visit Tucson" offices, and the GM and other dignitaries from South Korean Baseball players, you know it's a big event that means a lot to Tucson.  

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Gun owners are getting rid of weapons after latest mass shooting

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In a video posted on Facebook, Amanda Meyer says she doesn't want her weapon to end up in the wrong hands.

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Snow and rain leave behind cold temperatures

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Showers and snow are clearing from west to east this morning. 

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Treatment against peanut allergy protected kids in new study

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The first treatment to help prevent serious allergic reactions to peanuts may be on the way. 

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Police ask for help after woman injured by rope tied across street

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Tucson Police investigators are asking for the public's help in a case where a woman on a motorcycle was seriously injured after hitting a rope tied across the street. 

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Vail man indicted for first-degree murder in deaths of wife, daughter

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A man charged with killing his wife and teenage daughter earlier this month has been indicted on first-degree murder charges. 

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The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain receives 4th consecutive Forbes Five star award

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TUCSON – The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain resort has won their fourth consecutive Forbes Five Star award, remaining Southern Arizona’s top rated hotel. 

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Poll: Majority blames Congress, Trump for not doing more to prevent mass shootings

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A majority of Americans blame Congress and President Donald Trump for not doing more to prevent mass shootings, a new Washington Post/ABC News poll finds. 

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Local veteran optimistic Olympics to spark peace between North and South Korea

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TUCSON- Richard Rice, 82, who served three decades in the United States Navy, sees a spark of hope for improved relations between North and South Korea in light of the Olympics. 

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Student shoots self at Ohio middle school

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MASSILLON, Ohio (AP) - A school official in Ohio says a middle school student apparently shot himself after bringing a gun to school.      

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Houston trail rides leads to its own rodeo

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Tucson has the it's own rodeo parade, Houston has one as well but it also come with a trail ride.

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Phoenix high school to have extra police presence after rumors of a threat

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PHOENIX - There will be more Phoenix police officers at Sandra Day O'Connor High School Tuesday after rumors of a threat to the school. 

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School shooting survivors want to talk about gun control with Florida's lawmakers

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(CNN) -- Under the rallying cry of #NeverAgain, dozens of students and staff who survived the Florida school shooting will depart for the state capital Tuesday, where they hope to speak with lawmakers about school safety and gun control Wednesday.

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Wife hears gunshots, sees husband shot in driveway

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Phoenix Police are treating the investigation as a homicide and said they do not know if the suspect(s) ran off or drove away.

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Firefighter's killer to be released after 5 years

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According to the Arizona Department of Corrections a man convicted of killing a Southern Arizona firefighter will be released on Tuesday. 

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Nick Goepper takes home silver

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Freestyle skier Nick Goepper is taking home a silver medal from the Pyeongchang games.

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N4T Investigators: Trash building up along Santa Cruz river

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Tom Addison says he first saw the pile of trash while checking on his cattle near Tubac. "Railroad ties, refrigerators, 55-gallon drums, sometimes there's cars in here," said Addison. 

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  • Weinstein uses quotes from female celebrities in his defense

    Weinstein uses quotes from female celebrities in his defense

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:44 PM EST2018-02-22 00:44:02 GMT
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    Harvey Weinstein has asked a judge to dismiss a federal sexual misconduct lawsuit against him and invoked the words of some A-list actresses in his defense.
    Harvey Weinstein has asked a judge to dismiss a federal sexual misconduct lawsuit against him and invoked the words of some A-list actresses in his defense.
  • Students across US walk out of class to protest gun violence

    Students across US walk out of class to protest gun violence

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 4:36 PM EST2018-02-21 21:36:08 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:59 PM EST2018-02-22 04:59:32 GMT
    Students at high schools across the U.S. are staging walk-outs to protest gun violence in the wake of last week's Florida school shooting.
    Students at high schools across the U.S. are staging walk-outs to protest gun violence in the wake of last week's Florida school shooting.
  • Speaking out: Students who survived shooting talk activism

    Speaking out: Students who survived shooting talk activism

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:23 AM EST2018-02-21 16:23:40 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:59 PM EST2018-02-22 04:59:14 GMT
    Many students who survived the shooting at Marjory Stoneman High School have turned into outspoken gun control advocates.
    Many students who survived the shooting at Marjory Stoneman High School have turned into outspoken gun control advocates.
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