• Online funeral set for Seoul mayor over virus concerns

    Online funeral set for Seoul mayor over virus concerns
    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The official funeral for Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon will be held online this week over coronavirus concerns. The funeral committee for Park Won-soon said Sunday the online funeral will be held inside Seoul City Hall on Monday morning. It said the online funeral is designed to support a government-led anti-virus campaign and make the event “humble.”  The announcement comes amid a heated social debate over how big a funeral should be arranged for Par
  • Bar brawl: Drinking establishments swing back at Ducey

    Bar brawl: Drinking establishments swing back at Ducey
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    TUCSON (KVOA) - Unconstitutional. That’s what 20 bars across the state say about the Arizona legislature handing over its power to Governor Doug Ducey. The bars, including three here in Tucson, have filed a lawsuit to the Arizona Supreme Court asking that the high court rescinds the law that allows the state to grant police powers to the Governor. Powers that allow him to, they say, “do whate
  • Serbia, Kosovo leaders in new talks face same old issues

    Serbia, Kosovo leaders in new talks face same old issues
    BRUSSELS (AP) — The leaders of Serbia and Kosovo are holding video talks as the European Union pushes for a face-to-face meeting between them. EU-backed talks aimed at normalizing ties have been blocked since November 2018. Both sides remain at loggerheads over the statehood of Kosovo, which unilaterally declared independence in 2008. Serbia refuses to recognize the move. In a previous round of video talks on Friday,  Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said the process would be &ldquo
  • Libyan forces set conditions for lifting oil blockade

    Libyan forces set conditions for lifting oil blockade
    CAIRO (AP) — Forces loyal to a Libyan commander say they will only allow the reopening of oil fields and terminals once a mechanism has been set up to fairly distribute revenue across the fiercely divided country. Tribes in eastern Libya loyal to Khalifa Hifter closed export terminals and choked off major pipelines at the start of the year. The move was aimed at pressuring their rivals in the U.N.-supported government in the capital, Tripoli. A spokesman for Hifter’s forces late Satu
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  • The Latest: Spain holds regional elections amid coronavirus

    The Latest: Spain holds regional elections amid coronavirus
    MADRID — Spaniards in two northern regions are voting in regional elections Sunday amid tight security measures to avoid more outbreaks of the coronavirus.
    Regional authorities in both Basque Country and Galicia have prohibited over 400 people who have tested positive for the virus from leaving their homes to vote.
    Spain’s Supreme Court backed the decision in a ruling Friday in response to a complaint by opposition parties in both regions.
    Voters must wear face masks to vote and rema
  • Over 200,000 vote in Hong Kong’s pro-democracy primaries

    Over 200,000 vote in Hong Kong’s pro-democracy primaries
    HONG KONG (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of Hong Kongers have voted in an unofficial two-day primary election held by the city’s pro-democracy camp as it gears up to field candidates for an upcoming legislative poll. The exercise is being held two weeks after Beijing imposed a sweeping national security law on the semi-autonomous territory in a move widely seen as chipping away at the “one country, two systems” framework under which Britain handed Hong Kong over to China in
  • Back the Blue demonstration held at Pima County Sheriff’s Department

    Back the Blue demonstration held at Pima County Sheriff’s Department
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    PIMA COUNTY (KVOA) - A Back the Blue rally sparked outside of the Pima County Sheriff's Department Saturday morning. Demonstrators rallied in support of all law enforcement.The event organiser, Tim Cesolini, said supporters came out make their voices heard."We had another rally here," Cesolini said. "We are here showing our support for them [Pima County Sheriff's Department] as well . It's not just TPD it's about all law enforcement. That's what this is
  • UK-China ties freeze with debate over Huawei, Hong Kong

    UK-China ties freeze with debate over Huawei, Hong Kong
    LONDON (AP) — Only five years ago, Britain and China were celebrating a “golden era” in relations. That now seems like a distant memory, with hostile rhetoric ratcheting up in recent days over Beijing’s new security law for Hong Kong, the U.K.’s offer of citizenship to millions in the former colony and a growing dispute over the role of Chinese telecom giant Huawei’s role in Britain’s critical infrastructure. A growing number in Prime Minister Boris John
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  • Bollywood’s Amitabh Bachchan, son in hospital with COVID-19

    Bollywood’s Amitabh Bachchan, son in hospital with COVID-19
    NEW DELHI (AP) — Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan and his son have tested positive for the coronavirus and are hospitalized in Mumbai. In a tweet on Saturday, the 77-year-old Bachchan said his family and staff have also undergone tests. His 44-year-old son and fellow actor, Abhishek Bachchan, tweeted Saturday night that he also has tested positive for the virus and is hospitalized. He described their symptoms as mild. The elder Bachchan has acted in more than 200 Indian films over the
  • Poland holds momentous, tight presidential election runoff

    Poland holds momentous, tight presidential election runoff
    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Voting has started in Poland’s tight presidential election runoff between the conservative incumbent Andrzej Duda, backed by the ruling party, and liberal, pro-European Union Warsaw Mayor Rafal Trzaskowski of the main opposition party. Latest polls show the race may be decided by a very small margin. Turnout is expected to be high. If Duda is reelected, he and the ruling right-wing party would maintain control of Poland’s politics. Trzaskowski’s win
  • As beach towns open, businesses are short foreign workers

    As beach towns open, businesses are short foreign workers
    BOSTON (AP) — Businesses in beach communities and mountain getaways up and down the East Coast are fretting about a shortage of workers as the summer season picks up steam. The concern comes after the Trump administration announced last month that it was extending a ban on green cards and adding many temporary visas to the freeze, including J-1 cultural exchange visas and H-2B visas. Workers with these visas are employed in forestry to fisheries to hospitality businesses. Businesses said t
  • Flash Flood Warning until SAT 10:00 PM MST

    Flash Flood Warning until SAT 10:00 PM MST
    Issued by National Weather Service – Tucson, AZ
    Pima County
    …THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR NORTHEASTERN PIMA AND SOUTHEASTERNPINAL COUNTIES WILL EXPIRE AT 1000 PM MST…
    The heavy rain has ended. Flooding is no longer expected to pose athreat. Please continue to heed any remaining road closures.The post Flash Flood Warning until SAT 10:00 PM MST appeared first on KVOA.
  • Dengue prevention efforts stifled by coronavirus pandemic

    Dengue prevention efforts stifled by coronavirus pandemic
    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — While 2019 was the worst year on record for global dengue cases, experts fear an even bigger surge is possible due to the coronavirus pandemic. Because there is no cure for dengue, which causes fever and joint pain, communities rely on prevention and response efforts to decrease the number of cases. The prevention measures include cleaning up mosquito-breeding sites like trash and old tires that contain standing water. But these efforts are being curbed or halted
  • The Latest: India IT hub Bangalore in lockdown as cases rise

    The Latest: India IT hub Bangalore in lockdown as cases rise
    NEW DELHI — India’s coronavirus caseload is nearing 850,000 with a record surge of 28,637 in the past 24 hours, prompting authorities to announce a weeklong lockdown in the key southern technology hub of Bangalore.
    The new confirmed cases took the national total to 849,553. The Health Ministry on Sunday also reported another 551 deaths for a total of 22,674.
    India has overtaken Russia in the number of cases and is currently behind the United States and Brazil, according to a tally by
  • Excessive Heat Warning issued July 11 at 9:26PM MST until July 13 at 8:00PM MST by NWS Phoenix AZ

    Excessive Heat Warning issued July 11 at 9:26PM MST until July 13 at 8:00PM MST by NWS Phoenix AZ
    * WHAT…Dangerously hot conditions. Afternoon temperatures 110to 119.
    * WHERE…Portions of south central and southwest Arizona andsoutheast and southern California.
    * WHEN…Until 8 PM MST /8 PM PDT/ Monday.
    * IMPACTS…Very High Heat Risk. Increase in heat relatedillnesses, including heat cramps, heat exhaustion, and heatstroke. Heat stroke can lead to death.An Excessive Heat Warning means that a period of very hottemperatures, even by local standards, will occur. Actions
  • 2 officers, suspect killed in Texas border town shooting

    2 officers, suspect killed in Texas border town shooting
    MCALLEN, Texas (AP) — Two police officers were shot and killed Saturday by a suspect who later fatally shot himself in a South Texas border town after responding to a domestic disturbance call, authorities said. McAllen Police Chief Victor Rodriguez identified the slain officers as Edelmiro Garza, 45, and Ismael Chavez, 39. Garza was an officer with the police department for more than eight years while Chavez had over two years of experience. Police say the officers first met with two peop
  • PCSD reponds to shooting in Sahuarita

    PCSD reponds to shooting in Sahuarita
    TUCSON (KVOA)-Pima County Sheriff Deputies are investigating a shooting that occurred on Saturday in Sahuarita.Deputies say they went to a neighborhood of South Delgado Road and discovered two adult males that were injured in what is believed to be an accidental shooting incident.Both men were transported to a local hospital with serious injuries.Detectives have taken over the investigation.Stay with News 4 Tucson for the latest updates.
    The post PCSD reponds to shooting in Sahuarita appeared fi
  • Flash Flood Warning until SAT 10:30 PM MST

    Flash Flood Warning until SAT 10:30 PM MST
    Issued by National Weather Service – Tucson, AZ
    Pima County
    …THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM MST FORNORTHEASTERN PIMA COUNTY…
    At 844 PM MST, only light to moderate rain continued over thewarning area, which includes the southern and eastern slopes of theCatalina mountains northeast of Tucson and portions of the Bighornburn scar. Rainfall amounts have ranged from .5 to 1.5 inches nearTanque Verde and the Redington Pass area.
    HAZARD…Heavy rain pro
  • Flash Flood Warning issued July 11 at 8:52PM MST until July 11 at 10:30PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ

    Flash Flood Warning issued July 11 at 8:52PM MST until July 11 at 10:30PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ
    At 844 PM MST, only light to moderate rain continued over thewarning area, which includes the southern and eastern slopes of theCatalina mountains northeast of Tucson and portions of the Bighornburn scar. Rainfall amounts have ranged from .5 to 1.5 inches nearTanque Verde and the Redington Pass area.
    HAZARD…Heavy rain producing flash flooding and debris flow.
    SOURCE…Radar and automated gauges.
    IMPACT…Life threatening flash flooding of creeks and streams,roads, washes, and ur
  • Dust storm and severe weather hit Tucson Saturday Evening

    Dust storm and severe weather hit Tucson Saturday Evening
    TUCSON - Southern Arizona saw it's real first taste of monsoon Saturday evening as a severe thunderstorm developed over Benson and tracked towards Marana.
    The biggest impact with this storm was the wind. Wind gusts exceeded 60 mph at times which allowed the dust to be kicked up in the air ahead of the storm.Heavy rain and lightning were the next to follow.Tucson saw its first taste of true heavy rain in months for about 1/2 an hour Saturday evening. There was so much rain on the Catalina Mountai
  • Search of lake for missing “Glee” star to resume Sunday

    Search of lake for missing “Glee” star to resume Sunday
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say the search to find “Glee” TV show star Naya Rivera in a Southern California lake ended Saturday without any results. The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office says in a tweet that the search of Lake Piru will resume Sunday morning. Authorities said Thursday they believe Rivera drowned in the lake. Her 4-year-old son was found alone in a rented boat. Sheriff’s Sgt. Kevin Donoghue says the boy, who was found asleep and wearing a life vest
  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 11 at 8:23PM MST until July 11 at 9:00PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 11 at 8:23PM MST until July 11 at 9:00PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…Northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…Southeastern Pinal County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 900 PM MST.
    * At 822 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located near Tortolitaand just west of Marana, moving west at 15 mph.
    HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts, small hail, blowing dust, and briefheavy rain.
    SOURCE…Radar indicated.
    IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and
  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning from SAT 8:23 PM MST until SAT 9:00 PM MST

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning from SAT 8:23 PM MST until SAT 9:00 PM MST
    Issued by National Weather Service – Tucson, AZ
    Pinal County
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…Northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…Southeastern Pinal County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 900 PM MST.
    * At 822 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located near Tortolitaand just west of Marana, moving west at 15 mph.
    HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts, small hail, blowing dust, and briefheavy rain.
    SOURCE&hellip
  • TEP reports power outages following Severe Thunderstorm Warning

    TEP reports power outages following Severe Thunderstorm Warning
    TUCSON (KVOA) - Tucson Electric Power has several reported outages Saturday evening.TEP is reporting more than 6,000 customers are without power. The cause of the outages are under investigation.
    Areas with outages include Catalita Foothils, Drexel and Sahuarita.For a detailed map of outages click here.
    The post TEP reports power outages following Severe Thunderstorm Warning appeared first on KVOA.
  • Dust Storm Warning issued July 11 at 8:06PM MST until July 11 at 9:30PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ

    Dust Storm Warning issued July 11 at 8:06PM MST until July 11 at 9:30PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Dust Storm Warning for…Northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…Southwestern Pinal County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 930 PM MST.
    * At 806 PM MST, a wall of dust was along a line extending from nearOro Valley to Tucson Estates, moving northwest at 30 mph.
    HAZARD…Less than a quarter mile visibility with strong wind inexcess of 40 mph.
    SOURCE…Detected by National Weather Service meteorologists.
    IM
  • Dust Storm Warning from SAT 8:06 PM MST until SAT 9:30 PM MST

    Dust Storm Warning from SAT 8:06 PM MST until SAT 9:30 PM MST
    Issued by National Weather Service – Tucson, AZ
    Pima County
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Dust Storm Warning for…Northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…Southwestern Pinal County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 930 PM MST.
    * At 806 PM MST, a wall of dust was along a line extending from nearOro Valley to Tucson Estates, moving northwest at 30 mph.
    HAZARD…Less than a quarter mile visibility with strong wind inexcess of 40 mph.
    SOU
  • Quake shakes northeast Chinese city; no injuries reported

    Quake shakes northeast Chinese city; no injuries reported
    BEIJING (AP) — The Chinese government reports a 5.1 magnitude earthquake has shaken the northeastern city of Tangshan. No deaths or injuries were reported.  A state news agency says railway service to Tangshan was temporarily suspended while tracks were inspected for possible damage. An earthquake that struck Tangshan in 1976 killed at least 242,000 people in one of the deadliest natural disasters in history.The post Quake shakes northeast Chinese city; no injuries reported appeared f
  • Australia to offer residence option to 10,000 Hong Kongers

    Australia to offer residence option to 10,000 Hong Kongers
    SYDNEY (AP) — The Australian government says it will offer around 10,000 Hong Kong passport holders currently living in Australia a chance to apply for permanent residence once their current visas expire. Prime Minister Scott Morrison believes China’s imposition of a new tough national security law on the semi-autonomous territory means pro-democracy supporters may face political persecution. Morrison said last week Australia suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong and extend
  • Flash Flood Warning issued July 11 at 7:57PM MST until July 11 at 10:00PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ

    Flash Flood Warning issued July 11 at 7:57PM MST until July 11 at 10:00PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Flash Flood Warning for…Northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…Southeastern Pinal County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 1000 PM MST.
    * At 753 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producingheavy rain near Saddlebrooke as well as northern portions of theBighorn fire burn scar. Flash flooding is expected to beginshortly.
    HAZARD…Life threatening flash flooding. Heavy rain producingflash flooding.
    S
  • Flash Flood Warning from SAT 7:57 PM MST until SAT 10:00 PM MST

    Flash Flood Warning from SAT 7:57 PM MST until SAT 10:00 PM MST
    Issued by National Weather Service – Tucson, AZ
    Pinal County
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Flash Flood Warning for…Northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…Southeastern Pinal County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 1000 PM MST.
    * At 753 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producingheavy rain near Saddlebrooke as well as northern portions of theBighorn fire burn scar. Flash flooding is expected to beginshortly.
    HAZARD…Lif
  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 11 at 7:39PM MST until July 11 at 8:30PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 11 at 7:39PM MST until July 11 at 8:30PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…Northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 830 PM MST.
    * At 737 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located over Tanque Verde,or 8 miles northeast of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, moving westat 15 mph.
    HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts, small hail, dense blowing dust, andheavy rain.
    SOURCE…Radar indicated.
    IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
    * Locations impac
  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning from SAT 7:39 PM MST until SAT 8:30 PM MST

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning from SAT 7:39 PM MST until SAT 8:30 PM MST
    Issued by National Weather Service – Tucson, AZ
    Pima County
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…Northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 830 PM MST.
    * At 737 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located over Tanque Verde,or 8 miles northeast of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, moving westat 15 mph.
    HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts, small hail, dense blowing dust, andheavy rain.
    SOURCE…Radar indicated.
    IMPACT&h
  • Okinawa governor wants tougher action as 61 Marines infected

    Okinawa governor wants tougher action as 61 Marines infected
    TOKYO (AP) — The governor of Japan’s Okinawa is demanding a top U.S. military commander take tougher prevention measures and more transparency hours after officials were told that more than 60 Marines at two bases have been infected over the past few days. Okinawan officials reported a total of 61 cases _ 38 at Marine Corps Air Station Futenma and another 23 at Camp Hansen _ since July 7.  They say U.S. military officials told them the two bases have since been put in lockdown.
  • Flash Flood Warning issued July 11 at 7:30PM MST until July 11 at 10:30PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ

    Flash Flood Warning issued July 11 at 7:30PM MST until July 11 at 10:30PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Flash Flood Warning for…Northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 1030 PM MST.
    * At 726 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producingheavy rain over Reddington Pass and the southeast slopes of theCatalina Mountains northeast of Tucson. This will include easternand southern slopes of the Bighorn Fire burn scars. Flash floodingis expected to begin shortly.
    HAZARD…Life threatening flash flooding. He
  • Flash Flood Warning from SAT 7:30 PM MST until SAT 10:30 PM MST

    Flash Flood Warning from SAT 7:30 PM MST until SAT 10:30 PM MST
    Issued by National Weather Service – Tucson, AZ
    Pima County
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Flash Flood Warning for…Northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 1030 PM MST.
    * At 726 PM MST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producingheavy rain over Reddington Pass and the southeast slopes of theCatalina Mountains northeast of Tucson. This will include easternand southern slopes of the Bighorn Fire burn scars. Flash floodingis expected t
  • Dust Storm Warning issued July 11 at 7:06PM MST until July 11 at 8:00PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ

    Dust Storm Warning issued July 11 at 7:06PM MST until July 11 at 8:00PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Dust Storm Warning for…Southeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…Northeastern Santa Cruz County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 800 PM MST.
    * At 706 PM MST, a wall of dust was along a line extending from nearEast Sahuarita to near Sonoita, moving west at 30 mph.
    HAZARD…Less than a quarter mile visibility with strong wind inexcess of 45 mph.
    SOURCE…Doppler radar.
    IMPACT…Dangerous life-threateni
  • Dust Storm Warning from SAT 7:06 PM MST until SAT 8:00 PM MST

    Dust Storm Warning from SAT 7:06 PM MST until SAT 8:00 PM MST
    Issued by National Weather Service – Tucson, AZ
    Santa Cruz County
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Dust Storm Warning for…Southeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…Northeastern Santa Cruz County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 800 PM MST.
    * At 706 PM MST, a wall of dust was along a line extending from nearEast Sahuarita to near Sonoita, moving west at 30 mph.
    HAZARD…Less than a quarter mile visibility with strong wind inexcess of 45
  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 11 at 7:01PM MST until July 11 at 7:45PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 11 at 7:01PM MST until July 11 at 7:45PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…Northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…Northwestern Cochise County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 745 PM MST.
    * At 700 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located near Cascabel, or23 miles north of Benson, moving west at 20 mph.
    HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts along with small hail and heavy rain.
    SOURCE…Radar indicated.
    IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and tre
  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning from SAT 7:01 PM MST until SAT 7:45 PM MST

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning from SAT 7:01 PM MST until SAT 7:45 PM MST
    Issued by National Weather Service – Tucson, AZ
    Pima County
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…Northeastern Pima County in southeastern Arizona…Northwestern Cochise County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 745 PM MST.
    * At 700 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located near Cascabel, or23 miles north of Benson, moving west at 20 mph.
    HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts along with small hail and heavy rain.
    SOURCE…Rada
  • Asia Today: No masks on red carpet as Taiwan logs few cases

    Asia Today: No masks on red carpet as Taiwan logs few cases
    TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan has wrapped up an annual film festival with an awards ceremony as it holds more public events after keeping its coronavirus outbreak to a few hundred cases. Actors and others lined up for photo shoots with no social distancing on Saturday night, and participants didn’t wear masks in historic Zhongshan Hall in Taipei. Taiwan, with a population of about 23 million people, has had 451 confirmed cases and seven deaths. A baseball game in the city of Taichung
  • US Navy welcomes 1st Black female Tactical Aircraft pilot

    US Navy welcomes 1st Black female Tactical Aircraft pilot
    KINGSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Navy has welcomed its first Black female Tactical Aircraft pilot. The Navy on Thursday recognized that Lt. j.g. Madeline Swegle had completed naval flight school and would later this month receive the flight officer insignia known as the “Wings of Gold.” The Naval Air Training Command tweeted that Swegle is the Navy’s “first known Black female TACAIR pilot.” According to Stars and Stripes, Swegle is from Burke, Virginia, and g
  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 11 at 6:37PM MST until July 11 at 7:30PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 11 at 6:37PM MST until July 11 at 7:30PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…East central Pima County in southeastern Arizona…Western Cochise County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 730 PM MST.
    * At 635 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwestof Benson, moving west at 15 mph.
    HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts, small hail and blowing dust ahead ofthe storm.
    SOURCE…Radar indicated.
    IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
    * Loca
  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning from SAT 6:37 PM MST until SAT 7:30 PM MST

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning from SAT 6:37 PM MST until SAT 7:30 PM MST
    Issued by National Weather Service – Tucson, AZ
    Cochise County
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…East central Pima County in southeastern Arizona…Western Cochise County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 730 PM MST.
    * At 635 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles northwestof Benson, moving west at 15 mph.
    HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts, small hail and blowing dust ahead ofthe storm.
    SOURCE…Radar indic
  • The Latest: Nevada lawmakers suspend session over virus case

    The Latest: Nevada lawmakers suspend session over virus case
    CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nevada lawmakers have pumped the brakes on their emergency special session because someone in the legislative building has tested positive for the coronavirus.Gov. Steve Sisolak has convened the session so lawmakers can balance the state budget amid a projected $1.2 billion shortfall stemming from the economic damage of the pandemic.But on Friday staff members announced that someone in the building is infected with the virus, though the person shows no symptoms.On Satur
  • Donald Trump, Joe Biden win Louisiana’s presidential primary

    Donald Trump, Joe Biden win Louisiana’s presidential primary
    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden have won Louisiana’s twice-postponed presidential primary. Trump faced no true challenger for the Republican nomination, but four other GOP contenders ran against him on Louisiana’s ballot Saturday. Biden faced 13 other Democrats on the ballot, though he already had locked up enough delegates in other states to become the party’s nominee. Louisiana had one of the nation’s last presidential
  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning until SAT 6:45 PM MST

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning until SAT 6:45 PM MST
    Issued by National Weather Service – Tucson, AZ
    Cochise County
    …A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM MSTFOR WEST CENTRAL COCHISE COUNTY…
    At 615 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles west ofDragoon, or 9 miles northeast of Benson, moving west at 20 mph.
    HAZARD…70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.
    SOURCE…Radar indicated.
    IMPACT…Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobilehomes, roofs, and outbuildings.
    Lo
  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 11 at 6:15PM MST until July 11 at 6:45PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 11 at 6:15PM MST until July 11 at 6:45PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ
    At 615 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles west ofDragoon, or 9 miles northeast of Benson, moving west at 20 mph.
    HAZARD…70 mph wind gusts and penny size hail.
    SOURCE…Radar indicated.
    IMPACT…Expect considerable tree damage. Damage is likely to mobilehomes, roofs, and outbuildings.
    Locations impacted include…Benson, St. David, Dragoon and Texas Canyon.
    This includes the following highways…Interstate 10 between mile markers 301 and 328.Route 80 betw
  • Donald Trump wins Republican presidential primary in Louisiana

    Donald Trump wins Republican presidential primary in Louisiana
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump wins Republican presidential primary in Louisiana.The post Donald Trump wins Republican presidential primary in Louisiana appeared first on KVOA.
  • Joe Biden wins Democratic presidential primary in Louisiana

    Joe Biden wins Democratic presidential primary in Louisiana
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden wins Democratic presidential primary in Louisiana.The post Joe Biden wins Democratic presidential primary in Louisiana appeared first on KVOA.
  • Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 11 at 5:52PM MST until July 11 at 6:45PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 11 at 5:52PM MST until July 11 at 6:45PM MST by NWS Tucson AZ
    The National Weather Service in Tucson has issued a
    * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for…West central Cochise County in southeastern Arizona…
    * Until 645 PM MST.
    * At 551 PM MST, a severe thunderstorm was located near Dragoon, or16 miles northeast of Benson, moving west at 20 mph.
    HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail along with blowingdust and heavy rain.
    SOURCE…Radar indicated.
    IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees.
    * Locations impacted include

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