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5 hrs ago | KTAR

Oro Valley woman sentenced for sexual exploitation

Pima County prosecutors say 44-year-old Melissa Ann Gordy pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of sexual exploitation of a minor and one count of sexual exploitation of a minor in the second degree.

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Related Topix: Oro Valley, AZ

9 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

Two major upgrades win awards for Pima County

The name of a 22-year-old University of Louisville student who was found dead in an off-campus apartment Monday has been released.

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Related Topix: University of Louisville, Tucson, AZ

13 hrs ago | The China Post

Injection lines placed correctly in death row inmate: coroner

Intravenous lines were placed correctly during the execution of an inmate whose death with lethal drugs took more than 90 minutes, a medical examiner in Arizona said Monday.

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Related Topix: Prison, Death Penalty

18 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

Pima County launches new search portal

The Monsoon is halfway through for the year and some areas still need some major rains to fill those buckets for the year.

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Related Topix: Tucson, AZ

22 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

Accident on Thornydale and Cortaro Farms closes section of road

An early morning accident involving a pedestrian has closed the intersection of Thornydale at Cortaro Farms Road, according to the Pima County Sheriff's Department.

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Yesterday | KOLD-TV Tucson

Tucson Urban League offers utility assistance program

The Tucson Urban League, in partnership with Tucson Electric Power, the Arizona Department of Economic Services and Pima County offer assistance to families in need via their utility assistance program.

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Related Topix: Tucson, AZ

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Tucson Weekly

Deadline: Register To Vote in the Primary Election By Midnight

If you want to cast a ballot in this year's Aug. 26 primary election, you'd better by register by midnight tonight! Most of the action is on the Republican side this year, with contested primaries in a variety of state offices-governor, secretary of state, attorney general, et al-and Southern Arizona congressional races.

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Yahoo!

IV lines in right place for 90-min. execution, says doctor

There have been three botched execution this year in the U.S. How is that possible? What changes need to be made? John Lauritsen answers this Good Question .

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Related Topix: Prison, Phoenix, AZ

The Washington Post

The nine lives of Sarah Palin

Sarah Palin acknowledges the crowd during a campaign rally for John McCain, at the Pima County Fairgrounds in Tucson, Arizona in this March 26, 2010 file photo.

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Related Topix: Sarah Palin's Alaska, Entertainment, Television, US Governors, Sarah Palin, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, John McCain, Tucson, AZ

Sunherald.com

Doctor: Lines placed correctly in Arizona inmate

In this undated file photo provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections, an unidentified Arizona Corrections Officer adjusts the straps on the gurney used for lethal injections at the Arizona State Prison at Florence, Ariz.

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Related Topix: State Prisons, Prison, Florence, AZ

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Independent

Dying to flee Mexico for America: Arizona's crackdown on illegal ...

Tim Walker is The Independent's Los Angeles correspondent, covering entertainment and other concerns from the West Coast of the US.

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KOLD-TV Tucson

Erosion repair a source for traffic headaches in Vail

Construction will take place on Colossal Cave Road in Vail for the rest of July, as crews repair erosion damage from recent monsoon storms.

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Related Topix: Vail, AZ

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Los Angeles Times

FBI files suggest Gabrielle Giffords shooter planned second attack

Pima County Sheriff and FBI officials investigate the home of Jared Loughner two days after the January 2011 shooting that injured Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and killed six others.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Gabrielle Giffords, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

KTAR

A streetcar named Tucson officially debuts

The nearly 4-mile Sun Link streetcar was ushered in with a grand opening celebration attended by U.S. Department of Transportation officials and Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild.

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Related Topix: Tucson, AZ, University of Arizona

Verde Independent

Independent voters could impact Arizona primary

A new statewide poll by the Behavior Research Center shows that a third of all independents questioned say they intend to participate in the upcoming primary, whether through early ballots or simply showing up at the polls on Aug. 26. And another quarter said they're not sure yet.

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Related Topix: Maricopa County, AZ

KGUN

Tucson illegal 'lipo' suspects arraigned in court

The Tucson pair, accused of performing illegal medical procedures out of a home on Tucson's northwest side, were arraigned in Pima County Superior Court, Friday.

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KOLD-TV Tucson

Pima County adds weekend hours for back to school shots

Pima County is extending hours for back to school immunizations at various clinics across the county.

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Related Topix: Green Valley, AZ, Family, Kids, Catalina, AZ

The Independent

Finding the names for America's shame: What happens to the...

A film made by Gael Garcia Bernal tells the story of Dilcy Martinez, a Honduran who died 20 minutes' drive from a new life in Tucson - and highlights the work of the project which identifed his remains.

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Related Topix: Gael Garcia Bernal

KOLD-TV Tucson

New details in 13-year-old girl's body found in desert

A detail incident report filed by the Pima County Sheriff's Department specifies where and how a 13-year-old girl's body was found in the middle of the desert near Avra Valley.

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Related Topix: Avra Valley, AZ

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Washington Post

Arizona officials say execution was carried out properly

The Arizona Department of Corrections released initial information on Thursday about the prolonged execution of Joseph R. Wood III, stating that initial medical evidence showed that the execution was carried out properly.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Jan Brewer, Sports

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