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Phoenix just hit 100 degrees!

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Hello, 100 degrees. Ready or not, the Valley of the Sun hit its first 100-degree day on Wednesday. 

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Judge hears objections to order sealing La Quinta shooting video

Former Officer Philip Michell Brailsford (left) is facing a murder charge after shooting and killing Daniel Shaver (right) during an incident at a Mesa hotel in January. Brailsford said he feared for his life. Shaver was unarmed. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Former Officer Philip Michell Brailsford (left) is facing a murder charge after shooting and killing Daniel Shaver (right) during an incident at a Mesa hotel in January. Brailsford said he feared for his life. Shaver was unarmed. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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A widow of an unarmed man fatally shot by a Mesa police officer wants to review video of her husband's death before the video is released publicly. 

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Fired employee kills co-worker, self at Houston-area company

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A man dismissed last month from a Houston-area transportation company stormed into the facility and opened fire on Wednesday, fatally shooting a former co-worker and injuring two others before turning the gun on himself,... More>>

PD: North Canyon High School student found with gun in backpack

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North Canyon High School was put into lockdown Wednesday when a student was reportedly found with a gun in his or her backpack.

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Trump's open path to nomination causes agony for some in GOP

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Donald Trump's last Republican foe, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, was ending his quixotic presidential campaign Wednesday, cementing Trump's remarkable triumph as his party's presumptive nominee and launching him to a... More>>

Slain Navy SEAL known for family but made name as track star

Special Warfare Operator 1st Class Charles H. Keating IV (Source: U.S. Navy) Special Warfare Operator 1st Class Charles H. Keating IV (Source: U.S. Navy)
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Charlie Keating IV, who died in a gunfight with militants in Iraq, was known in Phoenix for his family name but forged his own path as a high school and college track star and then as a Navy SEAL. He was shot and killed Tuesday during a gunbattle that involved more than 100 Islamic State fighters, Army Col. Steve Warren said.

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County attorney will not prosecute student for yearbook prank

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The Maricopa County Attorney's Office will not prosecute a Red Mountain High School student arrested Saturday for allegedly exposing himself in a team photo that appeared in the school's yearbook and in programs sold at football games. 

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Mesa, AZ student arrested for indecent exposure in yearbook picture

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A student at Red Mountain High School in Mesa has been arrested for exposing himself in a football team picture, according to Steve Berry with the Mesa Police Dept. The picture was published in the yearbook.

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Air bag inflator recall to grow by 35 million to 40 million Video included

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Takata will recall another 35 million to 40 million air bag inflators, a stunning increase that will more than double what is already the largest automotive recall in American history, the federal government announced... More>>

Car crashes into RV parked outside Mesa home

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A driver said he heard gunshots, swerved and crashed into the side of an RV parked outside a Mesa home.

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Navy SEAL Charles Keating IV gave life rescuing others from ISIS

When a team of less than a dozen U.S. military advisers came under attack in Iraq Tuesday from more than 100 ISIS fighters, Navy SEAL Charles Keating IV was part of the force sent in to rescue them. More>>

Couple cited for trespassing after climbing on top of pedestrian bridge over I-17 Video included

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Traffic on northbound Interstate 17 was stopped for a short time Wednesday morning while two people made their way off the top of a pedestrian bridge near Glendale Avenue. Both received citations for trespassing.

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Attorney: Prince arranged to meet addiction doctor Video included

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The day before Prince died, his representatives reached out to a California doctor who specializes in addiction treatment to arrange a meeting, a Minneapolis lawyer for the doctor said Wednesday. More>>

Gilbert man accused in double homicide pleads guilty

Matthew Crain (Source: Gilbert Police Department) Matthew Crain (Source: Gilbert Police Department)
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A Gilbert man accused in a double homicide entered a guilty plea in court Wednesday.

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Chandler man accused of sex crimes changes plea to guilty

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A Chandler man accused of luring a 14-year-old Massachusetts boy to have sex has now changed his plea in the case to "guilty." According to officials at Maricopa County Superior Court, Bradley David Cooper entered his change of plea Wednesday.  

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Medical mistakes third-leading cause of death in US

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Based on the report's estimates, medical mistakes account for an estimated 251,000 deaths, more than suicides, firearms and motor vehicles. The study's authors gleaned the number from studying scientific literature.

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It's Star Wars Day: May the 4th be with you

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By The Associated Press It's not a national holiday, yet it might be an intergalactic one. More>>

Reports: John Kasich to end bid for president Video included

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Kasich served in the House of Representatives from 1983 to 2001 and was elected governor of Ohio in 2011. Ohio was the only state he won during the primary season.

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Navy SEAL killed in Iraq identified as an Arizona native

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The Navy SEAL killed in an ISIS attack in Iraq on Tuesday was identified as Charlie Keating IV, a former Phoenix high school star distance runner and the grandson of the late Arizona financier involved in the 1980s savings and loan scandal.

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Ex-track coach in Surprise found guilty of sexual abuse

Gabriel Campos, 35, in a March 16, 2015 booking photo. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) Gabriel Campos, 35, in a March 16, 2015 booking photo. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
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A now-former Valley high school track coach has been found guilty of sexual abuse and assault to injure.  

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2 arrested for violating Shannon's Law in Phoenix Video included

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Police took two people into custody for violating Shannon's Law after shots were fired near 27th Avenue and Camelback Road in Phoenix early Wednesday morning.

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SLIDESHOW: Solar Impulse 2

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The Solar Impulse 2 solar-powered airplane is at Phoenix Goodyear Airport until at least Monday. 

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Pedestrian hit by motorcycle in Tempe Video included

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A man is in critical condition after being hit by a motorcycle near Apache Boulevard and McClintock Drive in Tempe.

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Valley mortician has an anti-drug message for the living

A hearse in the Valley is wrapped with an anti-opiate message (Source: KPHO/KTVK) A hearse in the Valley is wrapped with an anti-opiate message (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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A Valley mortician is using a hearse to get out his anti-opiate message for the living. 

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Man dragged, killed by city bus in Phoenix

A man was dragged and killed by a city bus in Phoenix (Source: KPHO/KTVK) A man was dragged and killed by a city bus in Phoenix (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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A man was killed after he was dragged by a City of Phoenix bus on Tuesday afternoon.  

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Valley teen attacked at school with scissors

Robert Nerini was attacked with scissors (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Robert Nerini was attacked with scissors (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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A Valley boy said he was attacked with a pair of industrial scissors at his high school in Surprise. 

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Teens' questionable choices can have lasting impact thanks to social media

The bad decisions teens make can haunt them for the rest of their lives thanks to social media (Source: KPHO/KTVK) The bad decisions teens make can haunt them for the rest of their lives thanks to social media (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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Some Valley teens have been in the national spotlight recently over some questionable choices, and those choices could impact their lives for years to come.

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Second suspect in UA shooting turns self in to police Video included

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According to a news release from the University of Arizona Police Department, Jahron David Francis, 29, was booked into the Pima County Jail for aggravated robbery.

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Group appealing denial of Parkinson's as qualifying condition for medical marijuana

An appeal hearing started Tuesday to get Parkinson's on the list of diseases that could be treated by medical marijuana. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) An appeal hearing started Tuesday to get Parkinson's on the list of diseases that could be treated by medical marijuana. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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A hearing happening this week is set to determine whether or not the state pulled the plug too soon on a petition to include Parkinson's as a qualifying condition for medical marijuana usage.

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Home security systems on the cheap Video included

You work every day to create the home that you want for yourself and your family and, in the blink of an eye, a criminal can break in and take or damage everything you for which you have worked so hard. (Source: Gina Sanders via 123RF) You work every day to create the home that you want for yourself and your family and, in the blink of an eye, a criminal can break in and take or damage everything you for which you have worked so hard. (Source: Gina Sanders via 123RF)
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You work every day to create the home that you want for yourself and your family and, in the blink of an eye, a criminal can break in and take or damage everything you for which you have worked so hard.

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Recall of frozen vegetables and fruits expands

Ohio officials also isolated listeria from CRF-produced packages of True Goodness by Meijer brand frozen organic white sweet cut corn and frozen organic petite green peas. (Source: FDA and CRF Frozen Foods) Ohio officials also isolated listeria from CRF-produced packages of True Goodness by Meijer brand frozen organic white sweet cut corn and frozen organic petite green peas. (Source: FDA and CRF Frozen Foods)
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The recall includes 360 products sold under 42 different brands, covering a wide range of frozen vegetables, vegetable blends, stir-fry packages and fruits. Some of the brands are sold at Safeway, Trader Joe’s and Costco, among other stores.

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Home security camera catches burglar in the act

A couple's home security camera captured video of a would-be thief checking out their vehicle about 2:30 Tuesday morning. (Source: Mary and Dwight Weller) A couple's home security camera captured video of a would-be thief checking out their vehicle about 2:30 Tuesday morning. (Source: Mary and Dwight Weller)
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A couple's home security camera captured video of a would-be thief checking out their vehicle about 2:30 Tuesday morning. They woke up when an alarm went off on their cell phone, ran outside and chased the man away.

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Trump virtually clinches Republican presidential nomination Video included

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In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked rival Ted Cruz out of the race and cleared... More>>

High tech irrigation valves help keep the Verde River flowing

Solar powered, automated irrigation valves are helping farms who need water from the Verde River (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Solar powered, automated irrigation valves are helping farms who need water from the Verde River (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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Solar power and cell phones are helping farmers keep their fields green while also keeping the Verde River flowing. A new partnership is helping farmers and wildlife get along better in the Verde Valley.

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Sen. Ted Cruz drops out of presidential race Video included

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Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has dropped out of the presidential race after a disappointing defeat in Indiana Tuesday.  

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US combat death in Iraq reflects intensifying war Video included

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The combat death of a U.S. Navy SEAL who was advising Kurdish forces in Iraq coincides with a gradually deepening American role in fighting a resilient Islamic State, even as the Iraqis struggle to muster the military and... More>>

Former Prince assistant says he was healthy, energetic

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A former assistant to Prince until last year has spent the days since his death trying to figure out how her boss, whom she described as very healthy, could have died so suddenly, adding that she never saw him ingest any... More>>

Only American to help with historic solar-powered flight speaks

Only American part of Solar Impulse team is Paige Kassalen (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Only American part of Solar Impulse team is Paige Kassalen (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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The Solar Impulse is being kept in a temporary hangar while the crew gives it a thorough inspection. Everything about this effort is promoting the possibilities of sustainable living and traveling.

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GLIMPSE THE FUTURE

See the Solar Impulse 2 solar-powered airplane

Solar Impulse 2 (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Solar Impulse 2 (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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The Solar Impulse 2 is going to be at Phoenix Goodyear Airport for a few days and you have the chance to check it out. The layover in Phoenix is just the latest stop in SI2's around-the-world trip to promote clean technologies.

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FBI: Arrest made in abduction and death of 11-year-old Navajo girl

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The FBI said authorities have arrested a man in the abduction and death of an 11-year-old Navajo girl in northwestern New Mexico.

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One on one with Tempe's new police chief

Tempe Police Chief Sylvia Moir (Source: CBS 5 News) Tempe Police Chief Sylvia Moir (Source: CBS 5 News)
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Chief Sylvia Moir has been at the helm of the Tempe Police Department for about six weeks, and when asked how she’s spent that time, she is quick to answer.

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Be wary of backyard auto mechanics on Craigslist

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If you're not happy with the work-at-home repair tech, your consumer protections are limited.

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Guide to Prop 123

Despite support, there are still a lot of questions surrounding Prop. 123 (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Despite support, there are still a lot of questions surrounding Prop. 123 (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
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Voters head to the polls May 17th to decide on Prop 123. It is a measure that will both settle a longstanding lawsuit and put more money in schools,but, it also comes with some what ifs.

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Valley woman found guilty in 2011 police chase

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A Valley woman who was accused of leading police on chase through north Scottsdale in 2011 was found guilty on Tuesday.  

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Man tries to grab girl outside Mohave County school in Golden Valley

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Authorities are looking for a man between 30 and 40 years old with a skull tattoo on his hand or near his wrist in connection with Friday’s incident. 

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Girl, 11, kidnapped from Navajo Nation is found dead

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 A man believed to be a stranger kidnapped Ashlynne Mike from the Navajo Nation, FBI spokesman Frank Fisher said. 

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Period Policy: Paid days off for women during their period? Video included

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We might be seeing the beginning of a new attitude regarding women and the menstrual cycle.

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UPDATE: All clear given after research project at UA causes evacuation

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A University of Arizona spokesman said the devices were harmless, but were made to look like pipe bombs.

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Woman shot while standing on balcony at Phoenix apartment complex

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A woman was shot twice while standing on a balcony at an apartment complex near 39th Avenue and Camelback Road in Phoenix.

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Man shot chasing robbery suspect in Tempe Video included

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A man in his 20s is in serious condition after being shot in Tempe early Tuesday morning.

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Felon leads PCSO deputies on wild chase twice in 5 days

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Sergio Hernandez, 34, of San Tan Valley, was taken into custody Sunday after he crashed his SUV into a concrete canal embankment near Johnson Ranch and Hunt Highway and didn't get too far fleeing on foot. 

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Crews rescue man from Echo Canyon Trail on Camelback Mountain

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Phoenix Fire Department crews rescued a 54-year-old man from the Echo Canyon Trail on Camelback Mountain late Tuesday morning.

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  • Home security systems on the cheap

    Home security systems on the cheap

    Wednesday, May 4 2016 12:30 AM EDT2016-05-04 04:30:09 GMT
    You work every day to create the home that you want for yourself and your family and, in the blink of an eye, a criminal can break in and take or damage everything you for which you have worked so hard. (Source: Gina Sanders via 123RF)You work every day to create the home that you want for yourself and your family and, in the blink of an eye, a criminal can break in and take or damage everything you for which you have worked so hard. (Source: Gina Sanders via 123RF)

    You work every day to create the home that you want for yourself and your family and, in the blink of an eye, a criminal can break in and take or damage everything you for which you have worked so hard.

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    You work every day to create the home that you want for yourself and your family and, in the blink of an eye, a criminal can break in and take or damage everything you for which you have worked so hard.

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  • One on one with Tempe's new police chief

    One on one with Tempe's new police chief

    Tuesday, May 3 2016 9:55 PM EDT2016-05-04 01:55:32 GMT
    Tempe Police Chief Sylvia Moir (Source: CBS 5 News)Tempe Police Chief Sylvia Moir (Source: CBS 5 News)

    Chief Sylvia Moir has been at the helm of the Tempe Police Department for about six weeks, and when asked how she’s spent that time, she is quick to answer.

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    Chief Sylvia Moir has been at the helm of the Tempe Police Department for about six weeks, and when asked how she’s spent that time, she is quick to answer.

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    Be wary of backyard auto mechanics on Craigslist

    Be wary of backyard auto mechanics on Craigslist

    Tuesday, May 3 2016 9:01 PM EDT2016-05-04 01:01:25 GMT

    If you're not happy with the work-at-home repair tech, your consumer protections are limited.

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    If you're not happy with the work-at-home repair tech, your consumer protections are limited.

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