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  1. Calif. man, Ariz. woman win regional hot dog contest in VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | KTAR

    A California man and Arizona woman wolfed down dozens of hot dogs to win a regional contest in Las Vegas and qualify for the annual hot dog eating contest at New York's Coney Island. Matt Stonie of San Jose, California, packed away 48 hot dogs and Michelle Lesco of Tucson, Arizona, downed 27 franks during the 10-minute contest Saturday at the New York-New York resort to earn male and female titles as Nevada Hot Dog Eating Champions.

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  2. Water: Conserving the Colorado River's Liquid GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | KTAR

    A swather cutting alfalfa in the Maricopa-Stanfield Water District south of Phoenix. Farmers fear a water shortage will have a ripple effect on Arizona's $12.4 billion dollar agriculture industry.

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  3. Tucson man arrested for 3 slayings in 15-year-old cold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | KTAR

    A Tucson man suspected of killing his ex-wife 15 years ago and then his mother-in-law and a third woman just a few years later has been arrested. Pima County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Chris Nanos said 46-year-old David Duane Watson was taken into custody Saturday night at his home without incident.

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  4. Experts: Funding, staffing cuts undermining Arizona water agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | KTAR

    Sarah Porter, director of the Kyl Center for Water Policy at Arizona State University's Morrison Institute for Public Policy, says funding and staffing cuts have hurt the effectiveness of the Arizona Department of Water Resources. In Arizona, there is hardly a more precious resource than water.

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  5. 20 years later, Tucson blaze still flickers for firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | KTAR

    The unsolved arson fire that tore through Old Tucson Movie Studios 20 years ago flickers on in the minds of firefighters. A group of Drexel Heights Fire District veterans told the Arizona Daily Star about the night of the "career fire" that has been burned into their memories.

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  6. Arizona hospital trying to identify John Doe patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | KTAR

    The Banner-University Medical Center in Tucson said the unidentified patient was admitted April 20 after apparently suffering a seizure at Catalina Park. The man is about 30 years old.

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  7. Tucson, Arizona to house early Boeing 787 DreamlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | KTAR

    The second Boeing 787 Dreamliner ever built will be housed at the Pima Air and Space Museum in Tucson, Ariz. The second Boeing 787 Dreamliner ever built will be housed at the Pima Air and Space Museum, according to The Post and Courier .

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  8. Arizona officer who rammed armed man with car details encounterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | KTAR

    Arizona police officer Michael Rapiejko felt he had no option but to run over an armed man walking down a busy business corridor, according to an audio recording of an interview with a prosecutor following the Feb. 19 incident that went viral this week. The 34-year-old officer from the Marana Police Department, a suburb north of Tucson, told an investigator he had considered shooting the suspect but that doing so would put other officers and bystanders at risk.

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  9. VIDEO: Marana police officer rams into suspect with cruiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | KTAR

    Police in a Tucson suburb have released a video showing an officer using his cruiser to ram an armed suspect. The footage from two different police cruisers shows the suspect walking down a street and firing a weapon into the air.

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  10. Remembering Raul Castro, Arizona's first and only Hispanic governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | KTAR

    To Alfredo Gutierrez, former majority and minority leader of the Arizona State Senate, Gov. Raul H. Castro wasn't the warmest person to deal with. In his less than two years in office during the 1970s, Gutierrez said that Castro was very formal in his relationships and had to learn how to deal the Legislature.

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  11. Wildfire season outlook uncertain, but firefighters preparing for the worstRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | KTAR

    The baseball field at Mountain Vista School is dotted with yellow and green uniforms. But today the players are dozens of wildland firefighters preparing to save landscapes, property and perhaps their own lives.

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  12. Air Force eyes Arizona sites for rescue trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | KTAR

    The Air Force plans to use 16 small sites in six southern Arizona counties for training to practice rescue missions. Officials at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson on Thursday announced the release of a supplemental environmental assessment of 20 sites in Cochise, Gila, Graham, Pima, Pinal and Santa Cruz counties.

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  13. Apache is the most popular street name in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | KTAR

    The Washington Post put together a full list and map featuring the top names in all 50 states, based on U.S. Census and road data, and Apache was Arizona's top street name. Trees, numbers, and presidents are the most popular names for streets, which is understandable.

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  14. Charges against Arizona teens in alleged murder plot droppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | KTAR

    Prosecutors say there isn't solid evidence that five Arizona high school students who were charged with conspiracy to commit murder actually planned to carry out the killing of a fellow student. Four of the students are underage but were charged as adults after their March 18 arrest.

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  15. Arizona lawmakers, police chiefs clash over secrecy of officer namesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2010 | KTAR

    Arizona lawmakers thought they were doing police a favor when they passed a measure that would keep secret for two months the name of any officer involved in an on-duty shooting. But police chiefs say the proposal would serve only to hamper their ability to manage complex police-community relations, and they are asking the governor to veto the measure.

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  16. Police: 5 Arizona high school students accused of murder plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KTAR

    Five students at a high school in Tucson are in custody for allegedly conspiring to kill another student on campus. Tucson police say the five were arrested Wednesday night and booked into the Pima County Jail on suspicion to commit first-degree murder.

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  17. Gabby Giffords: Women important to push against gun violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | KTAR

    Former Arizona Rep. Gabby Giffords met with Gov. Chris Christie in New Jersey on Wednesday after a talk with lawmakers, residents and advocates about how to protect women from gun violence. Giffords sat down for a round-table discussion at the Statehouse and talked to the governor afterward behind closed doors for about a half hour.

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  18. Phoenix VA boss: Only 500 vets using private doctor systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | KTAR

    The new director of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' Phoenix health system said Wednesday that 10,000 veterans have been signed up for a program that allows them to see private doctors but only 500 have made appointments so far. Glen Grippen told an Arizona Senate committee that the VA needs to work harder to ensure veterans on waiting lists or in outlying areas know about their options.

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  19. Poll: Arizonans see illegal immigration as major problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | KTAR

    In this Aug. 9, 2012 file photo, a newly arrived person who immigrated illegally, caught in Arizona by the U.S. Border Patrol, is initially processed at Tucson Sector U.S. Border Patrol Headquarters in Tucson, Ariz. A major U.S. effort to discourage repeated attempts by immigrants to enter the country illegally by flying and busing them into Mexico hundreds of miles away from where they were caught has been sharply scaled back after producing relatively modest gains. 1 comment

  20. Air Force resurrects B-52 bomber from Arizona baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | KTAR

    The Boneyard at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Ariz. houses more than 300 air crafts, but it lost one recently to a base in Louisiana.

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