KJZZ News

Next week, the Arizona School Boards Association will be hosting a three-day conference in Phoenix called The Equity Event: Leadership Strategies and Promising Practices for Closing the Opportunity and Achievement Gaps.
Apr. 1, 2015
Airline passengers might see the quirky Phoenix-based SkyMall catalog return to the backs of their seat pockets under new court-approved ownership.
Apr. 1, 2015
The Arizona Diamondbacks are coming off a terrible year — one that began with the team’s best starting pitcher getting hurt right before a season-opening trip to Australia.
Apr. 1, 2015
The Valley restaurant scene has changed dramatically over the past quarter-century, with an increase in nationally praised chefs and the eaters who appreciate them and their creations.
Apr. 1, 2015
Will Stone
Apr. 1, 2015
Today, a new immigration-reform campaign is getting started to bring attention to the need for more visas for highly skilled workers.
Apr. 1, 2015
The city of Mesa may soon enact a formal anti-discrimination law. City council members reviewed draft language for a potential ordinance earlier this week.
Apr. 1, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey has vetoed bills this week, including one that would have kept private for 60 days the identities of police officers involved in shootings.
Apr. 1, 2015
Residents of Phoenix neighborhoods impacted by the Federal Aviation Administration’s flight path changes at Sky Harbor Airport are stuck in a holding pattern, despite efforts to mitigate the problem.
Apr. 1, 2015
Before Diamondbacks fans can enter Chase Field this year, they will need to pass through the newest safety feature implemented by Major League Baseball.
Apr. 1, 2015
About 20 percent of the salaried employees at the Pinto Valley Mine near Miami, Ariz. are losing their jobs. Officials with Capstone Mining, the company that owns the mine, said the layoffs are not a response to falling copper prices.
Apr. 1, 2015
National Weather Service meteorologist Jessica Nolte said dry storm systems are usually seen at the beginning of the state’s wildfire season.
Apr. 1, 2015
A state senator says one of Gov. Doug Ducey's appointees to the state Board of Education won't get an immediate confirmation hearing and that the rest of his first year in office will serve as a "test drive."
Apr. 1, 2015
The legislation is being pushed by retailers, grocers and restaurants. They fear the efforts in places like Tempe and Flagstaff to follow the lead of Bisbee, which put a nickel-a-bag fee on single-use sacks.
Apr. 1, 2015
The Phoenix City Council approved a 2 percent tax in 2010 as the city faced a $277 million budget shortfall. In 2014 lawmakers reduced that to 1 percent.
Apr. 1, 2015
Starting today, the Navajo Nation will be the first in the country to impose a tax on chips, cookies, soda and all junk food. The tribe is attempting to curb high rates of obesity, diabetes and heart disease.
Apr. 1, 2015
A federal court ruled Monday in favor of Indian families saying South Dakota violated the Indian Child Welfare Act when it didn’t allow families their day in court. This case could affect similar cases throughout the United States.
Mar. 31, 2015
Ever since Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio admitted he committed contempt by violating a judge’s orders in a racial profiling case, it’s raised questions over whether county taxpayers will have to pay the sheriff’s potential fines. It's not the only lawsuit against the sheriff that could result in more liability for the county.
Mar. 31, 2015
Governor Doug Ducey has signed a bill that limits insurance coverage of abortion procedures.
Mar. 31, 2015
An Arizona pediatrician who was once the subject of an FBI manhunt was sentenced to federal prison Monday. He evaded capture for nearly four years.
Mar. 31, 2015

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