KJZZ News

Students within the Maricopa County Community College system could be facing another tuition increase. The college district board is scheduled to vote on a proposal Tuesday night that could raise student costs by $5 per credit hour.
April 22, 2014
With Premier League viewership at an all-time high in the United States, two Phoenix fan clubs have found homes at local bars.
April 22, 2014
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is trying to outbid Pinal County to take over a federal detention contract. It’s the latest twist in the dispute between Pinal County and the federal government over housing immigrant detainees.
April 21, 2014
Tuesday is the last day for Gov. Jan Brewer to take action on two gun bills. The measures deal with concealed weapons in public buildings, and cities or towns that pass gun control ordinances.
April 21, 2014
One in four Arizona kids don't have enough food to eat, according to a new study.
April 21, 2014
A lightning-caused fire about 45 miles southeast of Tucson has been largely contained.
April 21, 2014
The Arizona Senate is to take up legislation today to pave the way for a spaceport in the state.
April 21, 2014
The battle over expanding the voucher program for private and parochial school educations may not be over for the year.
April 21, 2014
The state legislature enters what is expected to be the last week of its regular session on Monday.
April 21, 2014
Mesa will swear in a new mayor Monday. He’s city council member Alex Finter.
April 21, 2014
Phoenix's bike share program was supposed to officially launch Monday, but the rollout has been pushed back once again.
April 21, 2014
Several Arizona public school districts are back to square one. Gov. Jan Brewer signed a budget that included a proposal forbidding school districts from converting its schools to charter — and ultimately collecting more state funds.
April 21, 2014
There has been talk throughout the country about an alcohol powder that was approved for sale by a federal agency. But the Tempe company developing that product now says that approval has been withdrawn.
April 21, 2014
Saturday is Record Store Day, a music-lover's holiday.
April 18, 2014
A group of elected officials from Arizona met last week with some of their counterparts in Sonora, Mexico, and agreed to create what they’re calling the “Arizona-Sonora Binational Megaregion.”
April 18, 2014
Salt is an important player in the culinary world but it is also critical to the technology world.
April 18, 2014
Friends or family come to town and tell you they want to go out to eat “southwestern” food. And you’re thinking, well, what exactly does that mean?
April 18, 2014
Fire restrictions went into effect Friday on several of Arizona’s national forests as well as on state-owned and managed lands.
April 18, 2014
Diamondbacks President and CEO Derrick Hall is part MLB’s On-Field Diversity Task Force.
April 18, 2014
Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake met with reporters and several veterans on Friday after a meeting with officials at the Phoenix VA medical center. The senators reported that hospital leaders denied allegations that any secret patient records existed within the system.
April 18, 2014

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