KJZZ News

The Nintendo Switch, the fastest-selling video game console in the U.S. and Japan, is also launching an online service later this year. One of the unique qualities of the Switch is that it can be used both as an at-home and mobile, on the go, console. How is that affecting Nintendo’s sustainable success and what is its impact on the broader industry?
Mar. 2, 2018
Something new is brewing at The Old Grey Mare, that old euphemism for the historic newspaper The New York Times. A job listing was posted from the company this week looking for an Executive Producer for their new platform: a weekly news series showcasing their investigative reporting, storytelling, interviews, and, of course, lots and lots of video.
Mar. 2, 2018
A bill that’s working its way through the state Legislature takes aim at sexual predators who buy their victims’ silence with confidentiality agreements. The House has passed the bill, and, just Thursday, it passed out of the Senate Judiciary committee. And we’re joined now by that bill’s sponsor, Paradise Valley Republican Maria Syms.
Mar. 2, 2018
Cactus League spring training is underway in the Valley and, this year, five new baseball greats have been inducted into the Cactus League Hall of Fame.
Mar. 2, 2018
A roundup of the week's news with Mike Noble, chief pollster and managing partner at OH Predictive Insights, and Sam Richard of Creosote Partners.
Mar. 2, 2018
New findings that suggest the oldest stars formed 180 million years after the Big Bang. The study is a collaboration between ASU and MIT and was published this week in the journal Nature.
Mar. 2, 2018
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has issued an Executive Order specifying new rules for testing autonomous vehicles in Arizona.
Mar. 2, 2018
President Donald Trump said he plans to impose a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and an 10 percent tariff on imported aluminum.
Mar. 2, 2018
Despite town hall meetings featuring pleas from students and parents demanding changes in gun laws on Capitol Hill, members of Arizona’s congressional delegation say there’s little appetite for real change in Washington, D.C.
Mar. 2, 2018
The Takeaway: Scandals Swirl Around Jared Kushner
As his security clearance is downgraded, the president's son-in-law and senior adviser is under fire for his business dealings.
Mar. 2, 2018
Havasupai Children Write Letters To Trump, Asking For End To Canyon Mining
The children’s letter campaign was led by a visibly emotional Arizona Rep. Eric Descheenie, who waited for other runners at a footbridge that guides hundreds of thousands of people a year over the turquoise waters of Havasu Creek into Supai and the waterfalls that tumble beyond the village.
Mar. 2, 2018
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey is laying out some new - and stricter - rules for driverless vehicles.
Mar. 2, 2018
In another chapter in the ongoing Scottsdale Unified School District controversy, the Scottsdale Education Association is calling for the resignation of Governing Board President Barbara Perleberg.
Mar. 2, 2018
Take a look through your junk drawer - for some, a collection of, well junk. But for others, it’s a treasure chest filled with potential. This is the idea that drives the Barter Boat, which is docked at Canal Convergence, a Scottsdale art festival, this weekend.
Mar. 2, 2018
Unions Want Mexico To Push For Migrant Workers’ Rights In U.S.
Labor unions are asking Mexico’s Labor secretary to push his American counterparts on new protections for guest workers in the U.S., as part of the ongoing negotiations over the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Mar. 2, 2018
University of Arizona basketball coach Sean Miller addressed the media Thursday, denying reports he discussed a $100,000 payment to secure a recruit.
Mar. 1, 2018
New figures this week show that Arizona has the highest rate of pedestrian deaths in the nation, with an average of 1.61 deaths per 100,000 people.
Mar. 1, 2018
Former Border Patrol Firearms Instructor Gets 18 Months for Stealing Firearms
A U.S. Border Patrol was sentenced Wednesday for his role in stealing firearms including devices for machine-guns and sneaking them into Arizona.
Mar. 1, 2018
A non-partisan watchdog group has filed a complaint against Debbie Lesko, the Republican nominee to replace Trent Franks in Congress. It comes the same week a state complaint was dismissed.
Mar. 1, 2018
For most of us, going to the gym is the best way to build muscle. But for some scientists, the laboratory is an ideal spot.
Mar. 1, 2018

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