KJZZ News

It was a good, not great year for Arizona’s economy. And the state continues to show positive signs of slow, but steady growth.
Dec. 28, 2017
No cure exists for Lou Gehrig's disease, a fatal neuromuscular illness affecting tens of thousands of Americans. But scientists may have found how a key protein helps drive its degenerative progress.
Dec. 28, 2017
Homeless In Plain Sight: What Help Is Available To The Homeless?
Eight times a year, at spots all over metro Phoenix, Project Connect helps people find the aid they need - from the basics, like toiletries and clothing, to the more complex needs, like help signing up for food assistance or getting a birth certificate.
Dec. 28, 2017
The minimum wage will increase January 1 from $10 to $10.50 an hour. This is the second year it has risen under Proposition 206, passed by voters in 2016.
Dec. 28, 2017
The monsoon storm that ripped the roof from Phoenix’s Burton Barr Library also changed the course of a Valley nonprofit that helps connect people with autism jobs.
Dec. 28, 2017
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is reminding outdoor recreationists this holiday season to help protect the state’s 67 breeding pairs of bald eagles.
Dec. 28, 2017
Maybe you spent part of Christmas Day on a hiking trail, or you’re planning on ringing in the new year in the great outdoors. Either way, Arizona Highways Magazine is trying to help out — its January edition features 52 public lands you can visit, one for each weekend of the year.
Dec. 27, 2017
It’s been a rollercoaster ride for healthcare policy in the United States in 2017.
Dec. 27, 2017
E-sports has greatly expanded its reach and popularity.
Dec. 27, 2017
Membership to one of the country’s most exclusive and whitest clubs will soon open. After the NFL season ends, Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson plans to sell the team.
Dec. 27, 2017
Unions in the American workplace are struggling — at least, that’s the perception.
Dec. 27, 2017
Negotiations over the North American Free Trade Agreement are reaching a critical point.
Dec. 27, 2017
The Takeaway: IRS Scrambles To Implement New Tax Code
On Friday, President Trump signed the Republican tax bill into law. Now, the burden is on the IRS to figure out how to interpret and implement the new changes to the tax code.
Dec. 27, 2017
Two Guys On Your Head: How Imagination And Counterfactuals Help You Become A Happier Person
Humans have an innate ability to imagine the unimaginable.
Dec. 27, 2017
The Takeaway: How Sports And Politics Collided In 2017
2017 was a historic year for activism in sports. Today, The Takeaway looks back at some of the key moments in athletic protest from the past year.
Dec. 27, 2017
Arizona state Rep. Michelle Ugenti-Rita proposed state legislation to eliminate physical voter registration tags.
Dec. 27, 2017
 Homeless In Plain Sight: The Impact On Phoenix Businesses, Neighborhoods
The issue of homelessness touches all our lives – from public policy to our tax dollars, from our neighborhoods to our businesses.
Dec. 27, 2017
Phoenix Police dispersed a so-called “street feeding” event over the weekend. That’s when a group delivers food and clothing on a street corner or in a parking lot. A consultant for Human Services Campus in South Phoenix said street feeding is not the safest way to go.
Dec. 27, 2017
The KJZZ News team has spent the past year reporting on local stories around Arizona. Here is a look back at the five most-viewed stories on KJZZ.org in 2017.
Dec. 27, 2017
Alleged Mastermind Behind Journalist’s Murder Gets Arrested
Mexican authorities arrested the alleged mastermind behind the murder of journalist Miroslava Breach, shot last March.
Dec. 26, 2017

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