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Car crashes are leading cause of death for teens in the U.S.

National Teen Driving Week encourages parents, teens to talk about smartphones

Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for teens in the United States, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Chino Valley oil patriarch Roy Bennett dies

Roy Bennett, founder of Bennett Oil, died Thursday, Oct. 12, of complications of cancer. He was 80.

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Being a tow driver can be a dangerous, unnerving job

Driver: Repossessing cars offers little drama

When your car breaks down and you can’t just make a quick fix to get rolling again, odds are, you’ll call a tow truck to bring you in.

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Clinical trials bring doctors ‘within striking distance’ of a cure

Arizona Oncology Dr. Iyad Hamarneh in Prescott Valley is heavily involved in clinical trials for drugs use to treat breast cancer, and, he said, great strides in treatment have been made.

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After breast cancer treatment can come lymphedema

It’s serious, but can be treated

Women who have been treated for breast cancer can be at a higher risk for developing lymphedema.

Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office holds ‘Missing in Arizona Day’

All invited to come to Phoenix-area event to help find missing loved ones

The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office is inviting anyone with a long-term missing loved one or relative to attend its third annual Missing in Arizona Day event at ASU West this month.

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Firefighters get some help doing the heavy lifting

City couldn’t afford lifting belts, but a local physical therapist stepped in

In 2015, about 68,000 U.S. firefighters were injured on the job, and 27 percent of those were a result of overexertion or strain, according to the National Fire Protection Association.

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Why do domestic abuse victims stay?

Arizona authorities ‘Start by Believing’ domestic violence victims

Jami Tiefenthaler was a victim of domestic violence. Her husband abused her both physically and emotionally.

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Airport manager leaves quietly; Prescott on verge of filling position

Prescott Municipal Airport Manager John Cox quietly left his position in August, and now, the city manager said, new candidates are being interviewed.

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What you need to know to survive an active-shooter incident

Expert: ‘Evil people’ will find a way to carry out their plans

Based on what we know at this point, it may well have been impossible to prevent the shooting rampage that Stephen Paddock undertook on the Las Vegas Strip Sunday night, Oct. 1.

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