KJZZ News

Valley resident Andrew Pulsipher, who is HIV positive, attracted worldwide attention earlier this month when he posted a photo featuring himself, his wife and their three kids.
May 27, 2015
When the Valley was struggling with a hepatitis outbreak in the late 1970s and early 1980s, it was determined that a public service announcement with a catchy (some would say annoying) jingle could do the trick and limit the spread of the illness.
May 27, 2015
We asked Elizabeth Ortiz, executive director of the Arizona Prosecuting Attorneys Advisory Council and Dan Peitzmeyer of the grass-roots group Death Penalty Alternatives for Arizona.
May 27, 2015
U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick has decided to jump into the 2016 Senate race to challenge incumbent Sen. John McCain — presuming McCain defeats any GOP primary opponents.
May 27, 2015
Ground beef from a Tucson company is being recalled. The Arizona Department of Agriculture said the ground beef could be contaminated with E-coli. The recall is limited to customers in Tucson.
May 27, 2015
The Arizona Supreme Court will hear a case about how driving under the influence laws apply to medical marijuana users. Under current law, card holders can be charged with a DUI if any amount of the drug is present in his or her system.
May 27, 2015
New Mexico's attorney general and a district attorney will prosecute two officers who reportedly beat a man detained at the Las Cruces Police Department.
May 27, 2015
A group of river rafters in search of old mining equipment on a hike at the Grand Canyon came across something unexpected during a recent trip: the wreckage of a small aircraft with bones scattered nearby.
May 27, 2015
The State Library has awarded nearly $541,000 of grants to 24 county and municipal library systems in Arizona.
May 27, 2015
A federal judge is considering throwing out a civil rights lawsuit against a U.S. Border Patrol agent who fatally shot a teenager across the U.S.-Mexico border on grounds that the boy was in Mexico at the time and therefore wasn't protected by the U.S. Constitution.
May 27, 2015
A movie about the Granite Mountain Hotshots is still in the works, even though the film’s original director is no longer with the project.
May 27, 2015
The Tucson postal processing center has gotten a temporary reprieve. The center was scheduled for closure in July as part of the U.S. Postal Service’s nationwide consolidation plan.
May 26, 2015
U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick will have an uphill battle against longtime incumbent Sen. John McCain when she runs for his Senate seat in 2016.
May 26, 2015
While the shade of a tall tree may help keep you cool, rising temperature averages from climate change may be causing greater stress for taller trees.
May 26, 2015
If you ever had a question about why animals are shaped certain ways or how your body gets sick, an ASU service is answering these questions. And people from around the world have been asking.
May 26, 2015
State Senator Catherine Miranda said she’s “strongly exploring” the possibility to run for United States Congress in Arizona’s first congressional district.
May 26, 2015
This man-made wetland is now under construction on the Rio Grande. The wetland will be the first on the Rio Grande to use treated wastewater to restore habitat. This comes as Congress is considering a bipartisan bill to extend funding for the construction of mad-made wetlands.
May 26, 2015
Juárez muralist Maclovio Macias' latest inspiration came from marching 200 miles alongside mothers whose daughters disappeared during the recent wave of drug violence.
May 26, 2015
Democratic Arizona Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick said Tuesday she will challenge Republican John McCain for his Senate seat next year, launching an uphill bid to unseat the five-term senator in the GOP-leaning state.
May 26, 2015
The Summer Food Service Program will begin distribution in several locations across the Phoenix area today, with more scheduled to open next Monday.
May 26, 2015

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