KJZZ News

Education advocates on Thursday urged Republican Gov. Doug Ducey to call the Legislature into a special session to settle a school funding lawsuit.
Sep. 3, 2015
Private prison companies have less than 24 hours to express their interest in taking over a private prison facility in Kingman. The Arizona Department of Corrections severed its contract with the previous prison operator last week.
Sep. 3, 2015
The Navajo president has requested help from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to assist his nation’s recovery from last month’s mine spill into a major waterway. The tribe is also preparing to sue the federal government over the disaster.
Sep. 3, 2015
The Glendale City Council will consider on Sept. 8 whether to hire a Massachusetts-based firm to help gather bids for Gila River Arena management.
Sep. 3, 2015
The iconic stadium has gone through major expansion renovations in both 1977 and 1988. But for the first time in its history, it is going through construction to reduce seating.
Sep. 3, 2015
A coalition of Texas clinics fighting strict state abortion rules appealed to the Supreme Court of the United States on Wednesday. The clinics argue the state is intentionally limiting access to abortion for millions of women.
Sep. 3, 2015
When Chris Benson signed up to sell Vemma juice drinks, he said something didn’t feel right.
Sep. 3, 2015
Zoo spokeswoman Linda Hardwick said staffers and cleanup crews have been working around the clock to get things back in order.
Sep. 3, 2015
Metrocenter mall in north Phoenix has had its share of ups and downs. Now crews are demolishing the old Broadway Southwest Department Store to make way for a Wal-Mart Supercenter — and possibly a comeback.
Sep. 3, 2015
A lawsuit that alleges systematic civil rights violations by polygamous towns on the Arizona-Utah line will be tried in Phoenix, but will be decided by jurors from northern Arizona.
Sep. 3, 2015
The Arizona Attorney General's Office is asking a federal judge to allow it to pursue an investigation into whether anyone in Arizona is violating state laws dealing with the use of fetal remains.
Sep. 3, 2015
Justin O’Connell is the Director of Academic Services at the Center for Student Achievement in Phoenix.
Sep. 3, 2015
A series of depositions is set to begin Thursday in preparation for upcoming contempt-of-court hearings against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio for his acknowledged violations of court orders in a racial profiling case.
Sep. 3, 2015
As we move later into the monsoon season, increased moisture may increase monsoon activity. Now, developments off the coast of Mexico may further fuel Valley storms.
Sep. 3, 2015
The way groundwater is regulated in parts of rural Arizona could soon change. As the water table around Willcox continues to drop, the people there who depend on that resource are looking to the Legislature for help.
Sep. 3, 2015
The Arizona Department of Public Safety's request for tips and information about gunshots being fired at vehicles along a Phoenix freeway has prompted approximately 100 calls to the agency.
Sep. 3, 2015
Education advocates are calling on Gov. Doug Ducey to call the Legislature into session to come up with a plan to settle a school funding lawsuit.
Sep. 3, 2015
Chana Goldstein, the blogger behind Reclaiming Pink, discusses what it means to be a member of the Orthodox Jewish denomination and a feminist.
Sep. 2, 2015
Analysts have highly ranked Arizona State University and University of Arizona football teams. Grantland reporter Michael Weinreb discusses the teams' coaches.
Sep. 2, 2015
Damage caused by Monday’s monsoon storm left about 40 percent of the Phoenix VA Health Care System’s beds temporarily unusable, an official said.
Sep. 2, 2015

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