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Grab your hooded coat or an umbrella today. The National Weather Service reports those clouds overhead are the beginning edge of a new storm front coming in with wind gusts of 25 miles per hour around the Valley.
Feb. 18, 2017

KJZZ News

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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control says this year’s flu vaccine is 48 percent effective in preventing the illness.
Feb. 18, 2017
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The city of Phoenix and the Gila River Indian Community could soon be working together to store groundwater. Officials with the city say under the first phase of the proposed partnership, Phoenix will store up 3800 acre feet of Colorado river water in the Gila River Indian Community’s Olberg Dam Underground Storage Facility.
Feb. 17, 2017
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It’s time for the KJZZ Friday Newscap. Our special guest panelists this week are Mary Jo Pitzl, state government reporter with The Arizona Republic, and Nigel Duara, a Los Angeles Times correspondent who covers the state of Arizona.
Feb. 17, 2017
ASU Music
Legendary jazz drummer Lewis Nash is now a member of ASU’s School of Music as a professor of practice. We spoke with Nash about jazz improvisation and teaching the next generation of drummers.
Feb. 17, 2017
The Trump administration has gotten off to an interesting start in its relations with China. Shortly after winning November’s election, then President-Elect Trump took a call from the leader of Taiwan — that was the first communication between the leaders of the U.S. and Taiwan in more than 35 years.
Feb. 17, 2017

NPR News

SpaceX scrubbed an attempt Saturday to launch a rocket from NASA's Launch Complex 39A, site of the shuttle program and the mission that first sent humans to the moon. Watch as they try again Sunday.
Feb. 19, 2017
Malaysian investigators have named four more suspects in connection to the bizarre poisoning death of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Feb. 19, 2017
Decades ago, Garden City, Kan., embraced the meat industry, and immigrants flocked there for jobs. The city worked hard to absorb newcomers, but now its economy and diverse community are in jeopardy.
Feb. 19, 2017
Trump is governing the way he campaigned — moving from "chaos candidate" to "chaos president." It might be possible to stabilize things, but Trump doesn't seem to want that.
Feb. 19, 2017
The one-legged orphan in Liberia had figured out how to use a crutch as an improvised prosthetic leg. But he wanted the real deal.
Feb. 19, 2017