KJZZ News

Lockheed Martin is leaving Goodyear and taking about 600 jobs with it. The defense company is scheduled to close its Valley plant by mid 2015.
November 14, 2013
Arizona Sen. John McCain is co-sponsoring legislation to address Border Patrol overtime issues, reforms which could save taxpayers $1 billion over the next decade, according to the Cronkite News Service.
November 14, 2013
The Arizona Parks Department is teaming with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to create job opportunities for homeless vets.
November 14, 2013
The Arizona Congressional Delegation is asking the National Park Service to refund the state for the expenses it incurred during the Federal Government Shutdown in October.
November 13, 2013
The parents of a Mesa boy with a rare brain condition are asking a court to immediately let them treat their son with a medical marijuana extract.
November 13, 2013
The economic downturn hit individuals and institutions hard, and Arizona’s three public universities were not spared. The state legislature cut millions of dollars in funding, and many students were forced to pay higher tuition.
November 13, 2013
Valley Fever Awareness Week started on Saturday with the goal of informing more people about the risk of the often-misdiagnosed illness and its impact on those of us who live in Arizona, especially Maricopa and Pinal counties.
November 13, 2013
The fight over how much the state’s largest utility has to pay for electricity generated by private solar roof top panels got under way today. The Arizona Corporation Commission kicked off a hearing on net metering.
November 13, 2013
Author and attorney Scott Turow burst onto the bestseller list more than two decades ago with courtroom thrillers like "Presumed Innocent" and "Burden of Proof." Since then, his popularity has remained steady as he has become more publicly involved with controversial societal issues like capital punishment.
November 13, 2013
A huge effort is underway to eliminate veteran homelessness in Phoenix. On Tuesday, the Phoenix City Council approved $100,000 in the attempt to end chronic homelessness among veterans.
November 13, 2013
The face of health reform is not uniform across the country. Some counties have almost 30 times more choices of health insurance plans than others.
November 13, 2013
Police have tentatively identified a woman, her teenage daughter and the woman's brother as the people shot to death by the woman's estranged husband at a north Phoenix home.
November 13, 2013
The state Court of Appeals is debating whether judges should be able to order extra oversight of Arizona elections.
November 13, 2013
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio says he’s frustrated after a third death threat from a 16-year-old in Canada.
November 13, 2013
A chemistry experiment gone wrong ended with injuries to three Avondale high school students.
November 13, 2013
Two men are lucky to be alive after the 40-foot communications tower they were attempting to install, east of Yuma, touched a high voltage line.
November 13, 2013
Secretary of State Ken Bennett has formally kicked off his bid for governor with a plan to expand the Arizona sales tax to more items.
November 13, 2013
The Arizona Department of Health Services is confirming that at least one person here is recovering after eating produce that has been recalled because of E. coli contamination. Doctor Joli Weiss says the victim involved ate a ready-to-eat salad.
November 13, 2013
Fees may soon be going up at regional parks across Maricopa County, the first increases in four years.
November 12, 2013
A new poll shows consumer confidence in Arizona dropped last month, after two straight quarters of increases.
November 12, 2013

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