KJZZ News

Parts of Arizona are under emergency declarations after record-setting rainfall this morning. Storms that flooded roads and led to several water rescues set an all-time record for rainfall in Phoenix in a single day. Mayor Greg Stanton warns residents they need to be alert in case there’s more rain.
September 08, 2014
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments this afternoon on same-sex marriage bans in three states.
September 08, 2014
A year ago we reported on a partnership between ASU, the Translational Genomics Research Institute, or TGen, and football equipment maker Riddell to research impacts to the head. The research project has resumed for another season.
September 08, 2014
A recent analysis by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research shows Arizona has one of the lowest rates of employed women in the country.
September 08, 2014
Last week’s water main break in Tempe was a serious headache for commuters. But the cause of that break goes back 50 years.
September 08, 2014
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke at Arizona State University on Thursday, describing the sustainability efforts between renewable energy and its relationship to agriculture.
September 05, 2014
here’s a surprise change in the Tempe City Council race in the November General Election.
September 05, 2014
In recent decades, there’s been a growing number of single-parent households. Some are the result or divorce or death. Others are by choice or even happenstance. But being without a spouse or partner doesn’t reduce the responsibility of raising children.
September 05, 2014
If you’ve ever felt like you’d have better luck finding someone datable in a book than in real life, you may just find your new leading lady or gent at the Mesa Public Library’s speed dating event this weekend.
September 05, 2014
From Superstorm Sandy to Hurricane Katrina to the recent earthquake in the Napa Valley, natural disasters have a huge impact on communities and their residents’ ability to get things done.
September 05, 2014
Researchers studying Alzheimer’s disease in Arizona recently celebrated a milestone — 40,000 people had signed up to take part in research studies.
September 05, 2014
An exhibit of self-published photo books are on display at the Phoenix Art Museum.
September 05, 2014
Arizona’s three public universities have more than half a billion dollars in deferred maintenance combined, nearly half of that is at ASU.
September 05, 2014
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear cases from three states on Monday, dealing with same-sex marriage bans.
September 05, 2014
West Valley leaders are really optimistic that the ability of residents to go from Loop 303 to I-10, either east or westbound, will be a major economic driver, a major benefit for the area.
September 05, 2014
He’s known for creating an urban community unlike any other in Arizona. But his construction reach expanded well beyond that.
September 05, 2014
KJZZ has partnered with the Arizona Republic to bring the Arizona Storytellers project on the radio.
September 05, 2014
Aubree Abril is a KJZZ digital media intern. She is a senior at Arizona State University majoring in journalism and political science.
September 05, 2014
Four people were arrested outside a Phoenix McDonald’s restaurant yesterday, as fast food workers demanded an increase in the minimum wage and the right to unionize.
September 05, 2014
The clean-up of a sinkhole that collapsed under the weight of a city bus Wednesday in Tempe, is going to take a while.
September 05, 2014

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