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1 hr ago | KTUC-AM Tucson

Parents of Girl in Uzi Accident Devastated by - Life Changing Tragedy'

The family a 9-year-old girl who accidentally shot her gun instructor when she lost control of a powerful Uzi submachine gun said Tuesday they are "devastated" that their "brief excursion" on their summer vacation turned into a "life changing tragedy."


3 hrs ago | KTAR

Arizona abortion case headed to US Supreme Court

Arizona's top attorney has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene in the case against the state's strict abortion-medication regulations.


Related Topix: Arizona Government, Abortion, US News, US Supreme Court, Healthcare Law, Law, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

5 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

Arizona DUI Task Forces Rack Up 544 DUI Arrests Over Labor Day Weekend

That's an increase over the same weekend in 2013, when the task forces arrested 503 people on DUI charges.


Related Topix: Arizona Government

5 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

Marana PD makes 7 arrests in weekend warrant sweep

The Marana Police Department searched for 11 people on Saturday, Aug. 30 who have active warrants issued by the Marana Court, according to police.


Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Arizona Government

6 hrs ago | KFYI-AM Phoenix

582 Arrested in Holiday Weekend DUI Bust

Arizona highway patrol officers, sheriff's deputies and other law enforcement officers arrested 582 people on suspicion of driving under the influence during the holiday weekend.


10 hrs ago | Fire Rescue Magazine

Arizona Fire District Tests Community Paramedicine Program

A northwest-side fire department is testing a new program that seeks to lessen the number of emergency medical calls by providing some patients with in-home visits from specially trained paramedics.


Related Topix: Fire, Oro Valley, AZ, Catalina, AZ, Rio Rico, AZ

11 hrs ago |

Statutory rape victim forced to pay child supportStatutory rape...

Statutory rape victim forced to pay child support Nick Olivas became a father at 14, a fact he wouldn't learn for eight years.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Arizona Government

11 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

7 Places to Get Artisan Bread in Arizona

There's nothing quite like the aroma of freshly baked bread. If you ask us, it's one of the most beautiful smells in the world.


Related Topix: Baked Goods, Life, Bread, Food

11 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Statutory rape victim owes more than $15,000 in child support for daughter he fathered at 14

An Arizona man owes more than $15,000 in child support payments for a daughter he fathered as a result of statutory rape.


Related Topix: Arizona Government

14 hrs ago |

Arizona Gold, Legend and Lore Part 2

Many of the legends and lore of vast riches are embedded in early Arizona history .


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Guadalupe, AZ

18 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

Doug Ducey, Fred DuVal battle for Arizona governor

State treasurer and former CEO Doug Ducey speaks to supporters after winning the Republican primary for Arizona governor Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Phoenix.


Related Topix: Arizona Government, US News, Jan Brewer, Arizona State University

22 hrs ago |

Nissan's Titan Engineer Is Ready to Make a Splash

The next Nissan Titan has to be a home run. All of its competitors have significantly upgraded and improved their half-ton pickup trucks, with one going through two iterations since the Titan went on sale as a 2004 model.


Related Topix: Nissan Titan, Nissan, Truck

Mon Sep 01, 2014

KTVK Phoenix

Scratchers lottery ticket with largest prize in its history

"Our new Cash Explosion ticket offers the highest top prize of any of our previous $20 Scratchers, which is extremely exciting," said Karen Bach, Director of Budget, Products and Communications for the Arizona Lottery.


Related Topix: Lottery

Bigfoot, Little Known Facts and Findings Part 1

In my studies of the Bigfoot , it did not take long to realize that there was not just one, but there were many.


KTVK Phoenix

Despite rain, Tucson remains in a moisture deficit

Despite a wet month across much of southern Arizona, Tucson is still in the red when it comes to summer moisture.


Related Topix: Tucson, AZ, Weather, Bisbee, AZ, Sierra Vista, AZ, Willcox, AZ

Arizona Gold, Legend and Lore Part 1

Arizona is very rich in minerals, but it is not the leading producer of gold. That honor falls some where between California and Alaska.


Fox News

Trigger Happy Tourists flock to ranges for fun shoot-'em-ups

The death of an Arizona firearms instructor by a 9-year-old girl who was firing a fully automatic Uzi displayed a tragic side of what has become a hot industry in the U.S.: gun tourism.


Related Topix: Arizona Government, Guns, Wedding, Travel

American Reporter

On Native GroundVERMONT Shows How to Keep Alive the Lost Art of Civility in Politics

BRADENTON, Fla., Jan. 10, 2011 -- It was just about this time last Sunday night when I tuned into WFLA 970-AM here in Tampa Bay to hear George Noory and got Bill Cunningham instead.


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


Renewable-energy project gives state fastest clean-energy job growth

Arizona businesses announced plans earlier this year to hire more than 3,000 workers in clean-energy industries, letting the state claim the biggest growth in renewable-energy jobs in the nation for the second quarter of 2014.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Wind Power, Solar Energy

Sun Aug 31, 2014

KOLD-TV Tucson

Plenty of work for DUI Task Force during Labor Day weekend

Saturation patrols around midtown and the university area Friday night resulted in 456 stops and 27 drivers arrested for driving while impaired, according to task force totals.


Related Topix: Arizona Government


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