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Pima County traffic stop leads to major drug bust, stolen gun, arrest

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Pima County authorities say a traffic stop has led to a major drug bust in a home. Sheriff's officials said Thursday that 34-year-old Jesus Maria Lopez-Verduzco has been booked into a county jail on five counts including possession of a dangerous drug and transportation for sale


Court: Tucson man wrongly jailed cannot collect for years behind bars

WASHINGTON – A Tucson man who spent 42 years in prison on 28 arson-related murder counts that were later vacated cannot now collect damages for the years he spent behind bars, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.


Pima County, Tucson sue 20 firms over opioid crisis

The city of Tucson and Pima County have joined with other municipalities taking drug manufacturers and distributors to court, suing them for their role in the national opioid crisis.


Tucson intersection closed after motorcyclist seriously injured in hit-and-run crash

A motorcyclist sustained life-threatening injuries in a hit-and-run crash Thursday afternoon, officials say. The intersection of North Campbell Avenue and East Fort Lowell Road is currently closed. It's expected to stay closed for the next several hours, according to Tucson police spokesman Sgt. Pet


Pima County Hepatitis A outbreak reaches 34 cases

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Pima County is seeing an increase in hepatitis A cases, climbing to 20 so far for 2019, surpassing annual totals for four of the last five years.


Hundreds of jobs available at East Tucson career fair

TUCSON, Ariz. — Hundreds of local jobs will be available at the East Tucson career fair happening on Tuesday. The career fair will be at the Sheraton Tucson Hotel and Suites (5151 East Grant Road) from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Tucson federal judge convicts 4 border-aid volunteers

Four volunteers with a border-aid group were found guilty in Tucson's federal court of charges related to leaving food and water on a wildlife refuge. The volunteers with Tucson-based No More Deaths left one-gallon jugs of water and cans of beans on the Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge in Augu


Man injured in shooting near 24th Street and Park Avenue in Tucson

A man was taken to a hospital after being shot in the shoulder by another man on Tucson's south side Friday night. Tucson police received reports of the shooting at 9:30 p.m. in the 1400 block of South New Street, near 24th Street and Park Avenue.


Vail man convicted of killing stepdaughter sentenced

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A judge in Pima County has sentenced a Vail man to life in prison without possibility for parole for the murder of Jayden Glomb, his 13-year-old stepdaughter.


DPS: Idaho man arrested in Arizona; 3 abducted kids unharmed

WIKIEUP, AZ (AP) - Authorities say an Idaho man has been arrested in northwestern Arizona for allegedly trying to take his three young children away from their mother and drive them to Mexico.


Ducey rolls out $11.4 billion budget with big increase for DOC

PHOENIX -- Flush with cash, Gov. Doug Ducey is proposing an $11.4 billion spending plan for the coming year. The package, unveiled for lawmakers Friday, includes some significant increases in dollars for some state agencies, with big pay hikes for Child Protective Services caseworkers and officers o


White scores 16, Oregon holds off Arizona 59-54

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Paul White scored 16 points and Victor Bailey Jr. added 13, helping Oregon hold off Arizona 59-54 Thursday night. The once-fast Ducks have had to slow down in recent games due to a string of injuries, relying on their defense rather than outscoring opponents.


Sahuarita police: Man wanted for child abuse turns himself into

The man who police were searching for in a case of possible child abuse turned himself in to authorities on Wednesday, officials say. Davis Clark, 35, was arrested on Jan. 16 on charges of sexual conduct with a minor, failure to report child abuse, sexual assault, and continuous sexual abuse of a mi


Made in Arizona: State Forty Eight clothing firm puts Arizona on fashion map

There's a chance people will recognize the products in this week's edition of Made in Arizona, and chances are some may even own some of the company's product. FOX 10's Matt Galka reports, in this week's edition of "Made in Arizona".


Pima Co. program for struggling moms helps them get ahead

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - For local Tucson mom Raquel Sutton, the struggle to establish a solid base for her and her child wasn’t easy...until she found the MAMA program.


Tucson named a top "bang-for-the-buck" vacation spot

Tucson was recognized nationally several times last year. And now, just a couple weeks into 2019, Tucson has been recognized again. According to the editors of Fodor's Travel guidebooks, in partnership with Forbes, Tucson was named one of the best "bang-for-your-buck" vacation destinations in the wo


The BoxYard opening soon on 4th Avenue

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - There is a new development idea opening soon on 4th Avenue. The BoxYard at 238 North 4th Avenue is developed by Cypress Civil Development and designed by RAHarchitects.


The remains of 127 dead migrants were recovered in southern Arizona in 2018

PHOENIX – On the weekend before Christmas, a group of volunteers set out to search for the remains of dead migrants on the Barry Goldwater Air Force Range, a remote desert area in southwestern Arizona where military jets from bases in Arizona conduct live bombing exercises.


Authorities search for missing Tucson High teacher

A Tucson High Magnet School teacher has been missing since Sunday, officials say. Elizabeth Breck, 46, was last seen at 3 p.m. in Pinal County near the rural crossroads of East Edwin Road and North Lago Del Oro Parkway, said Pinal County Sheriff's spokesperson Navideh Forghani.


Celebration of Life for Junior, boy who brought Sahuarita together

A Celebration of Life for Marcus “Junior” Cook, the 5-year-old Sahuarita boy with cancer who captured the hearts of hundreds of Sahuarita residents, will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Park de los Arboles.