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  • Tucson's police chief said Monday that he's concerned an officer shoved a woman during a melee that broke out after the University of Arizona basketball team lost in the NCAA tournament but that it's too soon to judge why it happened.
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arizona, national/world
  • U.S. versus Mexico lived up to its billing with the rivals battling to a 2-2 draw Wednesday night, and provided a possible glimpse into the future with 18-year-old Julian Green making his first national team appearance for the Americans.
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mexico, arizona, sports
  • Tucson police said Saturday night that they shot pepper spray at several hundred fans who took to the streets and threw beer bottles and firecrackers at officers after the University of Arizona basketball team's overtime loss in the NCAA tournament.
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arizona, wisconsin, national/world
  • Authorities say a Texas man has died after falling about 350 feet off the South Rim at Grand Canyon National Park.
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arizona, texas, national/world
  • A Phoenix police officer died and another was in critical condition after a shootout Monday that also killed a man wanted on a felony warrant, authorities said.
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arizona, police, shooting, national/world
  • Gov. Jan Brewer on Wednesday vetoed a Republican bill that set off a national debate over gay rights, religion and discrimination and subjected Arizona to blistering criticism from major corporations and political leaders from both parties.
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gay marriage, arizona, national/world
  • Republican Gov. Jan Brewer faced intensifying pressure Monday to veto a bill that would allow business owners with strongly held religious beliefs to deny service to gays and lesbians.
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arizona, national/world
  • Action News Online
  • Police in a Phoenix suburb say an Arizona woman is accused of injecting fecal matter into her hospitalized husband's IV.
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arizona, national/world
  • The Trending Channel
  • An Arizona animal shelter has a rather large cat on its hands.
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arizona, animals, pets, trending
  • Emergency Landing
  • Authorities say a US Airways flight to Philadelphia had to return to Phoenix's airport because of an engine vibration issue.
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us airways, emergency landing, philadelphia news, arizona, local/state
  • A trial date has been set for a man charged with threatening two national TV commentators via Twitter over their coverage of the Jodi Arias case.
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arizona, entertainment
  • The Supreme Court has rejected Arizona's bid to put in place its ban on most abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
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arizona, abortion, u.s. supreme court, national/world
  • Jodi Arias
  • A judge has set a March 17 trial date to decide whether Jodi Arias should be sentenced to life in prison or the death penalty.
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arizona, trial, national/world
  • Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has completed a skydive jump on what is the third anniversary of the Tucson, Ariz., shooting that left her critically wounded.
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arizona, rep. gabrielle giffords, national/world
  • Action News Online
  • An Arizona woman is accused of trying to poison her four children with prescription narcotics drugs, including a teenage daughter who died.
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arizona, children, national/world
  • The Trending Channel
  • Someone has stolen a life-size bronze bust of John F. Kennedy that's been on display for decades at a downtown Tucson park, city officials said Tuesday.
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arizona, john f. kennedy, trending
  • Action News Online
  • Police say two skydivers are dead after they collided during a jump over southern Arizona.
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accident, arizona, national/world
  • A 17-year-old Arizona girl hugged her two younger sisters, touched their faces and talked about how they had all changed when they finally were reunited.
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child abuse, arizona, national/world
  • Authorities in Phoenix say tests indicate a passenger whose presence on a flight from Texas caused a tuberculosis scare doesn't have the infectious disease.
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arizona, tuberculosis, national/world
  • About 70 passengers on a US Airways Express flight were told to get tuberculosis tests and vaccinations after the plane landed.
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arizona, texas, air travel, tuberculosis, us airways, national/world
  • Two people were arrested Tuesday after three girls told authorities that they have been imprisoned in an Arizona home for possibly the past two years.
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arizona, child abuse, national/world
  • The Trending Channel
  • A pot smuggling scheme gets squashed.
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arizona, dumb criminals, marijuana, smuggling, trending
  • Jodi Arias
  • Live television coverage of Jodi Arias' penalty phase retrial will be banned and the case will remain in Phoenix.
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homicide, arizona, national/world
  • Action News Online
  • A high school football player in Arizona died from an injury suffered in the fourth quarter of a blowout playoff game loss.
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  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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arizona, accident, national/world
  • Three people were killed and at least 12 injured after a dust storm led to multiple crashes Tuesday on Interstate 10 between Phoenix and Tucson, authorities said.
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arizona, accident, national/world
  • Police say loud barking might have led a 56-year-old man to kill four of his neighbors and two dogs before turning the weapon on himself over the weekend at a central Phoenix town house.
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arizona, dogs, shooting, national/world
  • A Texas woman has been arrested on allegations that she had her 9-year-old granddaughter plant drugs in her son-in-law's car in Arizona so she could gain fulltime custody of the child.
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arizona, drugs, national/world
  • Action News Online
  • Four people were killed Friday in the fiery crash of a small plane near the northern Arizona town of Paulden, authorities said.
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arizona, plane crash, national/world
  • 911 operator laughs
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fire, arizona, national/world
  • Memorial service for 19 fallen firefighters
  • Shortly before 19 elite firefighters perished in a raging Arizona wildfire, commanders thought the crew was in a safe place.
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arizona, wild fire, national/world
  • Arizona 3-year-old saves moms life
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  • Man crushed by 30-ton boulder in Arizona
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  • Arizona drivers stranded after tropical storm
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  • 6-year-old girl killed, 8-year-old brother driving
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  • Action News Online
  • An 8-year-old boy was driving his mother's car on a nighttime joyride with his 6-year-old sister when it crashed into a pole.
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arizona, child death, national/world
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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arizona, teens, local/state
  • The father of an Arizona teen whose body was found Monday evening, said his son was "a young man who had a broken heart."
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arizona, teens, national/world
  • Jodi Arias
  • The Arizona judge overseeing the trial of Jodi Arias has put off setting a date for the convicted killer's sentencing phase retrial.
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arizona, trial, national/world
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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animals, arizona, national/world
  • The surviving member of an elite Arizona firefighting crew that was overrun by flames says he went numb after learning the 19 men he considered his brothers were dead, and he wonders why he alone was spared what he calls a "horrible, freak accident."
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  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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  • The Trending Channel
  • A 9-year-old boy digging for worms in northern Arizona found a gun buried near his home.
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arizona, children, guns, trending
  • The Trending Channel
  • The job was to make a major expansion of the Yuma Regional Medical Center in Arizona.
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arizona, animals, wildlife preservation, trending
  • Jodi Arias
  • A New York man has been arrested on allegations that he made threats on Twitter against two national newscasters.
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arizona, new york, stalking, national/world
  • A storm that rolled through metropolitan Phoenix on Sunday morning brought about a half inch of rain, sent water rushing through washes and flooded homes in Scottsdale.
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arizona, flooding, severe weather, national/world
  • A new jury could be impaneled to decide whether Jodi Arias should be sentenced to death or life in prison sometime in late September.
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arizona, trial, national/world
  • Memorial service for 19 fallen firefighters
  • Thousands of firefighters and law enforcement officers filed into an arena Tuesday to mourn 19 firefighters killed in a wildfire.
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  • Memorial service for 19 fallen firefighters
  • A memorial service was held for the 19 firefighters killed battling a wildfire in Arizona.
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  • Firefighters began a 125-mile procession to bring the bodies of 19 colleagues who died in a wildfire a week ago from Phoenix to the mountain community where they lived.
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