KJZZ News

The Takeaway: Phoenix Takes On Problem Of Disconnected Youth
Following the 2008 housing crisis and subsequent recession, Phoenix had one of the highest rates of disconnected youths — young people ages 16 to 24 who are both out of school and not working. So, Phoenix took action.
May. 25, 2017
Listen to the sounds of Koryn Woodward-Wasson teaching people how to make birdhouses from books at the Scottsdale Civic Center Library.
May. 25, 2017
More college students across the country are seeking out mental health services. Dr. Aaron Krasnow, Associate VP and Director of ASU’s Health and Counseling Services, talks on The Show about what he’s seen at his school.
May. 25, 2017
A minor fire in the Coconino National Forest is not burning as much excess fuel as previously hoped.
May. 25, 2017
Efforts to fight a wildfire near Globe are being hindered, but not by weather conditions. Drones are getting in the way of crews battling the Pinal Fire.
May. 25, 2017
Death rates from Alzheimer’s disease increased by more than 50 percent from 1999 to 2014, according to the Centers for Disease Control.
May. 25, 2017
When Sheriff Paul Penzone took office this year, he identified the Tent City Jail as his No. 1 priority. He formed a committee to look at the positives and negatives of the facility and, ultimately, decided to shut it down.
May. 25, 2017
An independent investigation into allegations of document tampering and email monitoring at MCCCD found no evidence to support the claims, but did find "very serious departmental issues within the District." KJZZ’s education reporter Carrie Jung read the 145-page investigation report and explains the findings.
May. 25, 2017
U.S. Census Bureau population estimates once again flip flopped with Phoenix taking the 5th spot and Philadelphia moving back to 6th.
May. 25, 2017
The debate over immigration surrounds the proposed building of a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border — and its effect on the business world is still at the center of the conversation.
May. 25, 2017
An East Valley roadway is set to reopen Thursday afternoon. The northbound lanes of Gilbert Road between Thomas Road and State Route 87 were closed after the release of Salt River Project water washed them out.
May. 25, 2017
Mesa City Councilman Ryan Winkle was arrested earlier this month on suspicion of driving under the influence.
May. 25, 2017
New numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau show Phoenix edged ahead of Philadelphia — the city now has more than 1.6 million residents.
May. 25, 2017
The technology to allow filmmakers and others in the entertainment world to use actors who are not actually on set is improving quickly — but with that comes a number of ethical questions.
May. 25, 2017
Podcast Playlist: Tracing The Flu Back To Patient Zero
When a flu epidemic started spreading at the Only Human office, they decided to do what's right: trace it back to patient zero.
May. 25, 2017
The Takeaway: More Than 1,500 Migrant Deaths Reported In 2017 Alone
In 2017 alone, more than 59,000 migrants and refugees have risked their lives to reach Europe. Of those that have attempted the journey, an estimated 1,500 are feared drowned.
May. 25, 2017
NASA’s mission to 16 Psyche, the solar system’s only known iron-nickel asteroid, will launch in the summer of 2022, one year earlier than originally planned.
May. 25, 2017
U.S. Treasury Targets Sinaloan Heroin Traffickers
The U.S. Treasury Department froze the assets Wednesday of a Mexican drug trafficking ring that is accused of selling heroin in the United States.
May. 25, 2017
Trump budget proposes the United States will save $10 million rounding up and selling wild horses across Southwest states.
May. 25, 2017
Arizona Supreme Court expects to rule on former A.G. Tom Horne's appeal in campaign finance scheme.
May. 25, 2017

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