KJZZ News

Now we’re going to check in with the Editorial Board of The Arizona Republic. It’s a regular segment where we talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Aug. 6, 2018
The first series of U.S. sanctions against Iran are set to be reimposed on Monday after President Trump pulled the country out of the Iran nuclear deal.
Aug. 6, 2018
As the debate over immigration has focused on families at the border and funding for a wall, Attorney General Jeff Sessions has also been making significant changes to the country’s asylum system — changes that, some say, are making it as difficult as possible for asylum seekers.
Aug. 6, 2018
People share jobs, cars, clothes, so many things can simply be rented now. Does this signal the end of ownership, or at least a road that will lead us to that?
Aug. 6, 2018
Since 2002, wildfires have burned through nearly 2 million acres of ponderosa pine forests in Arizona since 2002 — and the forests that are left are at risk. So how are communities around the state mitigating that risk?
Aug. 6, 2018
A new state law allows the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality to ask the EPA for permission to administer a program aimed at protecting rivers and streams, and conservation groups in the state are not happy about it.
Aug. 6, 2018
On Friday, a judge ruled that the DACA program (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) must continue. But the judge’s Friday decision comes with a caveat — Judge John D. Bates has given the Justice Department until Aug. 23 to appeal the decision.
Aug. 6, 2018
The Takeaway: Inside the Rally
President Trump has held more than two dozen rallies since winning the election, an unusual amount when compared to his predecessors. What is it like to be in the audience and what draws people to that atmosphere?
Aug. 6, 2018
Construction is scheduled to begin soon for a large industrial development in southwest Phoenix.
Aug. 6, 2018
People have been increasingly looking to buy stuff online, and that often means making their purchases on Amazon. But a new report argues cities and school districts across the country’s online buying is hurting the public.
Aug. 6, 2018
Grand Canyon National Park is closing a scenic road to a North Rim vista and two trails because of a lightning-caused wildfire that has grown to 3.5 square miles.
Aug. 6, 2018
Arizona's new Fintech sandbox is among a small patchwork of programs in the U.S. trying to protect American consumers in the growing mobile banking and payment app industry.
Aug. 6, 2018
A newly authorized project calls for forest thinning and prescribed fires to protect watersheds that feed a reservoir serving the city of Payson in east-central Arizona. Coconino National Forest officials recently announced the 100-square-mile project.
Aug. 6, 2018
A green energy company — that is drawing wind and solar power from rural Arizona — is trying to get approval for a proposed route between the state and neighboring New Mexico.
Aug. 6, 2018
With monsoon season in full force the past few weeks, some Arizonans may see damage to their homes. An insurance agent says there are some important questions homeowners should ask their insurance companies during the storm season.
Aug. 6, 2018
Election integrity is being scrutinized after a tumultuous 2016 election. At the Maricopa County Tabulation and Election Center, the building is locked down and the staff is on full alert. Even guests using the bathroom need a chaperone.
More Arizona Election News
Aug. 6, 2018
Generation Y and Z workers look for perks and benefits. Generation X workers look for pay raises. Enterprise Bank & Trust’s nationwide survey gauges trends that business owners face.
Aug. 6, 2018
A new list ranks neighborhoods in Peoria, Tucson and Phoenix high for real estate buying and investing. Neighborhoods across the U.S. were ranked based on affordability, crime rates and more.
Aug. 6, 2018
A new report on tech talent shows the Valley is moving up. CBRE, a commercial real estate and investment firm, produces an annual ranking of 50 markets based on their ability to attract and grow tech talent. Metro Phoenix climbed two spots this year to No. 15.
Aug. 6, 2018
The Federal Trade Commission has charged a group of four auto dealers operating in Arizona and New Mexico, near the border of the Navajo Nation, with using deceptive practices to sell cars.
Aug. 6, 2018

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