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  • Sen. Flake to deliver speech comparing Trump's attacks on media to Stalin'sSen. Flake to deliver speech comparing Trump's attacks on media to Stalin's

    Arizona's Jeff Flake will step into the national spotlight again Wednesday, Jan. 17, when he is scheduled to give a major speech from the Senate floor.

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  • UPDATE: Suspect in 2017 crime spree, deputy-involved shooting out of the hospital, now in jailUPDATE: Suspect in 2017 crime spree, deputy-involved shooting out of the hospital, now in jail

    According to a Pima County Sheriff's Department news release, 25-year-old Elijah Lawrence is facing four counts of aggravated assault, one count of armed robbery and two counts of kidnapping after the Oct. 4 incident that took place on East Aviation Parkway and East 34th Street.  

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    AZCentral.comTucson officials hope airport video has clues about abandoned baby's momAZCentral.comNo one has come forward to claim the infant, Jessie Butler, a spokeswoman for the Tucson Airport Authority, said Tuesday. She said one of the priorities for airport police is to find out if the mother needs help. In Arizona, parents have the legal ...Arizona in Brief: Newborn boy found abandoned in Tucson airport restroomThe Daily CourierTucson Airport Police Searching For Parents Of Abandoned BabyPatch.comall 7 news articles »

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  • Oro Valley community says ‘goodbye’ to Stan Winetrobe, one of its most valued residentsOro Valley community says ‘goodbye’ to Stan Winetrobe, one of its most valued residents

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    George is a sweet 2-year-old Shepherd mix and is a staff favorite at Pima Animal Care Center.

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    An Army veteran who had a scalpel left inside him after surgery is suing a veterans affairs hospital.

    Arizona Daily Star / 11 h. 48 min. ago
  • Group again helping immigrants renew DACA statusGroup again helping immigrants renew DACA status

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    Tucson News Now / 11 h. 55 min. ago
  • Shutdown chances grow as 'dreamer' deal remains elusiveShutdown chances grow as 'dreamer' deal remains elusive

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    Arizona Daily Star / 11 h. 56 min. ago
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    Arizona Daily Star / 12 h. 4 min. ago
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    Arizona Daily Star / 12 h. 10 min. ago
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    Arizona Daily Star / 12 h. 26 min. ago
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    Tucson News Now / 12 h. 32 min. ago
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  • New UA coach Kevin Sumlin offers Arizona a fresh startNew UA coach Kevin Sumlin offers Arizona a fresh start

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  • President declares he is 'not a racist'President declares he is 'not a racist'

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