KJZZ News

Dante's Inferno
The plot of the movie "Inferno" shares something in common with the Inferno from Dante’s "Divine Comedy," which was written more than 700 years ago.
Dec. 12, 2016
Lists of regions considered high-tech hotbeds often include the same names: Silicon Valley, the Research Triangle of North Carolina, the Route 128 corridor in Boston.
Dec. 12, 2016
President-Elect Donald Trump has announced he plans to nominate Washington State Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers as Interior secretary.
Dec. 12, 2016
minimum wage
A cut in lifetime eligibility for a program called Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, or TANF, basically cash assistance, has created a shortfall at the agency that oversees social service programs.
Dec. 12, 2016
 Maria Harper-Marinick
The Maricopa County Community College District has been taking feedback on a proposed reorganization, which could include some consolidations.
Dec. 12, 2016
Arizona National Guard soldiers
The Arizona Air National Guard base on the south side of Sky Harbor Airport has now been renamed in honor of the man who founded it 70 years ago.
Dec. 12, 2016
EPA mine
Federal and tribal inspectors found six Navajo wastewater treatment plants in violation of environmental regulations.
Dec. 12, 2016
Soaring water bills in Buckeye have already drawn attention from the Arizona Attorney General’s Office, and led to a petition to recall the mayor.
Dec. 12, 2016
Safety Corridor Sign
You might want turn on your cruise control. The state’s first permanent Safety Corridors are being installed, and speeding will not be tolerated.
Dec. 12, 2016
drone in yuma
International accounting firm Pricewaterhouse Coopers recently projected a $32 billion market for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle use in the agriculture industry. In Yuma County, farmers have already begun utilizing UAV or “drone” technology in the fields.
Dec. 12, 2016
Department of Justice logo
A court filing Friday evening is the latest update in an ongoing federal case against two polygamous towns on the Arizona-Utah border.
Dec. 12, 2016
az storytellers
Richard Ruelas is a reporter at the Arizona Republic.
Dec. 12, 2016
U.S. Census Bureau logo
When it comes to child poverty rates, Arizona numbers run counter to national trends. The latest state statistics show a higher percentage of children in rural communities live in poverty than their urban counterparts.
Dec. 12, 2016
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Officials from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will be in Phoenix and Tucson this week.
Dec. 12, 2016
US congressman Ruben Gallego held a summit over the weekend to speak about the future of DACA and provide resources for Arizonans.
Dec. 12, 2016
Traffic backed up on Interstate 17
Phoenix is the sixth largest city in the U.S. and we have the traffic to prove it. With more commercial and housing developments coming on line, the city has to try and strike a balance.
Dec. 12, 2016
The City of Yuma will continue to operate two historic parks for the next 15 years after a deal was struck with Arizona State Parks Thursday. There are already long term plans for one of the parks.
Dec. 12, 2016
The Arizona Department of Transportation will periodically close a stretch of roadway along State Route 77 just south of Globe starting Monday.
Dec. 12, 2016
The Goodyear city council is set to tackle an urgent public safety issue when it meets Monday.
Dec. 12, 2016
Tom Horne
Prosecutors decided earlier this year there was no reasonable likelihood of convicting Tom Horne on felony charges, and the statute of limitations on misdemeanor charges had passed after allegations he used his office staff to work on a failed 2014 re-election campaign.
Dec. 10, 2016

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