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9 injured in apparent volcano eruption near Japan ski resort

A disaster official says at least nine people have been injured by an apparent volcanic eruption and avalanche near a ski resort in central Japan.

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Entrance gates to Grand Canyon open during federal shutdown

Entrance gates to the Grand Canyon remained unlocked Monday with no one collecting fees during the federal government shutdown.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan. 22, 2018

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British Airways pilot, allegedly drunk, taken off plane

A British Airways pilot has been removed from the cockpit of a flight amid fears he was drunk.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan.19, 2018

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan. 18, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Avoid old NYC 'Fallout Shelters' in nuke attack

In a real nuclear strike in New York, taking cover in a building bearing a rusted yellow fallout-shelter sign may not be the best option. E

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Flagstaff teacher accused of child molestation; quits job

Authorities say a Flagstaff elementary school teacher has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation and sexual conduct with a minor.

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Police: Woman reported strangling 80-year-old mother during altercation

Chandler police say a 59-year-old woman called 911 to report that she had strangled her mother after she "snapped" during an altercation with the 80-year-old woman.

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93-year-old Arizona man charged with murder won't stand trial

A 93-year-old southern Arizona man charged with killing an Eloy man will not stand trial after he was declared mentally incompetent.

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Watch: Meteor credited for bright light, noise rattling Michigan

Experts say a bright light and what sounded like thunder in the sky above Michigan was a meteor.

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Hear: Sex abuse victim speaks against ex-doctor

Ex-doctor's victims recount sex abuse as young gymnasts

One after one, gymnasts and other victims of a disgraced former sports doctor stepped forward in a Michigan courtroom Tuesday to recount the sexual abuse and emotional trauma Larry Nassar inflicted on them as children — one with the warning that "little girls don't stay little forever."

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Fish that clean Phoenix’s canals are gorging themselves

Fish that primarily feed on algae and weeds in canals that deliver water to the Phoenix area are overeating and getting even bigger.

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Strange but true | German linguists: 'Alternative facts' the non-word of 2017

German linguists have declared the phrase "alternative facts," popularized by White House aide Kellyanne Conway, the non-word of 2017.

Pima County Jail is now using full-body scanners for inmates

The Pima County Jail is using full-body scanning devices to screen incoming inmates for contraband.

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Carjacking suspect shot by Pima County deputies booked into jail

A carjacking suspect who was shot during a Tucson confrontation with Pima County Sheriff's deputies last year has been booked into jail after recovering from his injuries.

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Lake Havasu City man accused in death of 2-year-old daughter

Police say a Lake Havasu City man has been arrested in connection with the death of his 2-year-old daughter.

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2 Kingman men are seriously injured in motorcycle accident

Authorities say two Kingman men have been seriously injured in a crash involving four motorcycles.

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Sumlin says coaching Arizona is ‘the right challenge’

Kevin Sumlin calls the head coaching job at Arizona “the right place and the right challenge.”

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*Update* - 13 siblings, some chained to beds, held captive in California home, police say

California teen leads deputies to parents' house of horrors

A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family's home where she and her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions, some so malnourished officers at first believed all were children even though seven are adults.

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Arizona police arrest 80-year-old man in armed bank robbery

Police in Arizona have arrested an 80-year-old man they say robbed a credit union at gunpoint.

Arizona woman visiting shooting area killed by stray bullet

Authorities say an Arizona woman has died after being struck in the chest by a stray bullet while visiting a desert area popular for target shooting.

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King’s words on hate and love still resonate

Amid contentious political fights, one of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s memorable quotes from his book “Strength to Love” remains relevant.

Pregnant teen who sued over abortion leaves federal custody

A pregnant immigrant teenager who told a judge that she was being prevented from having an abortion while in federal custody has been released, giving her the ability to obtain the procedure.

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Watch: Hawaii officials apologize for false missile alert

A false alarm warning of a ballistic missile heading to Hawaii sent the islands into a panic. Hawaii officials apologized repeatedly, saying the alert was sent when someone hit the wrong button during a shift change. (Jan. 13)

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Apple investors urge action to curb child gadget addiction

Two major Apple investors have urged the iPhone maker to help curb smartphone addiction among children, highlighting growing concern about the effects of gadgets and social media on youngsters.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan. 11, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan. 10, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan. 9, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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List of winners for 75th annual Golden Globe Awards

List of winners for the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards, announced Sunday by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association:

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Oprah for President? Twitter fans make the case

Oprah Winfrey's moving speech at the Golden Globes has some fans and fellow celebrities calling for her presidential run.

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Oil tanker burning off China's coast at risk of exploding

An oil tanker that caught fire after colliding with a freighter off China's east coast is at risk of exploding and sinking, Chinese state media reported Monday, as authorities from three countries struggled to find its 32 missing crew members and contain oil spewing from the blazing wreck.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan. 8, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Ducey to deliver 4th state of state address Monday

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey is set to deliver his fourth state of the state address and outline his policy proposals for the 2018 legislative session.

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Colorado springs another upset, beats No. 14 Arizona 80-77

McKinley Wright IV didn't even realize it was his coach's birthday Saturday.

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Ayton leads No. 14 Arizona past Utah 94-82

The Arizona Wildcats were repeatedly punched in the proverbial mouth as Utah put together a furious second-half rally in the Pac-12 showdown.

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Colorado holds off No. 4 Arizona State 90-81 in OT

The pregame screening was motivation for the Colorado Buffaloes — a clip of all the wins the program has posted over ranked teams through the years.

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Harding leads Weber State's 95-55 rout of Northern Arizona

Jerrick Harding scored 17 points and led six players into double-figure scoring as Weber State pummeled Northern Arizona, 95-55 in a Big Sky Conference contest on Thursday night.

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Harris leads Nuggets past Suns 134-111

The Phoenix Suns didn't get to Denver until around 2 p.m. Wednesday because of plane trouble.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan. 4, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Heating system failure found at Arizona cabin where 4 died

A contractor has found a "significant failure" in the heating system at an Arizona vacation cabin where a family of four was found dead of possible carbon monoxide poisoning, authorities said Tuesday.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan. 3, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Heading to Grand Canyon? Well-traveled train station closes near Williams

The train rolled in well past sunset as a couple of shuttle drivers waited at a dimly lit platform for passengers headed to the Grand Canyon.

Valley fever cases surged in Arizona in November

The number of valley fever cases in Arizona surged in November, putting the state at a year-end total above 2016, the Arizona Department of Health Services said.

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Arians, Palmer announce their retirements

Say goodbye to “No risk it, no biscuit.”

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Family of 4 found dead in Arizona vacation cabin

An Arizona family of four, including two young children, staying in a northern Arizona cabin has been found dead of possible carbon monoxide poisoning.

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Colorado gunman's mental state was disclosed a month ago

Colorado authorities were contacted with concerns about the mental health of Matthew Riehl more than a month before he shot and killed a deputy and wounded four others.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Jan. 2, 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Most big public colleges don't track suicides, AP finds

Nearly half of the largest U.S. public universities do not track suicides among their students, despite making investments in prevention at a time of surging demand for mental health services.

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10 Things to Know for Today, Dec. 29, 2017

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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