KJZZ News

A Valley movie theater will be showing “The Interview” starting on Christmas Day.
December 23, 2014
Some young immigrants in Arizona who qualify for the Obama administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival program are celebrating the fact that they can now apply for driver’s licenses. But other groups of immigrants who used to qualify for licenses are being left out.
December 23, 2014
The Maricopa County Attorney’s Office is dropping animal cruelty charges against all four defendants charged with the deaths of more than 20 dogs at the Green Acre Dog Boarding facility.
December 22, 2014
The Arizona Department of Corrections has decided to change the drugs used in lethal injections following a controversial execution earlier this year.
December 22, 2014
Mental and physical health go hand in hand, so the Arizona Department of Health Services had decided to change the way it treats both.
December 22, 2014
A wild black bear is still on the loose in the East Valley after evading wildlife officials and police early Monday morning.
December 22, 2014
The federal government is taking the position that transgender individuals are legally protected from employment discrimination.
December 22, 2014
Arizona’s Motor Vehicle Division offices began processing driver’s licenses for some young immigrants for the first time Monday. The change is the result of a two-year legal battle that may not be over yet.
December 22, 2014
Phoenix First Transit is ready to offer a new contract proposal to union members and a bus company that services 14 routes in the city.
December 22, 2014
The Arizona Department of Transportation is reporting nearly $400,000 of stolen snow fencing.
December 22, 2014
Officials with the Phoenix Fire Department are investigating the cause of a fire at La Tolteca Restaurant. The building and restaurant had been part of the downtown landscape for almost 70 years.
December 22, 2014
U.S. District Judge Beryl Howell heard arguments on the sheriff’s claims that President Obama’s executive action will let more illegal immigrants enter the country and commit crimes, thereby burdening law enforcement.
December 22, 2014
Arizona Public Service will move forward with its plans for free rooftop solar on 1,500 homes next year, a program that opponents say the utility doesn't need yet will ultimately raise costs for all ratepayers.
December 22, 2014
A bid in Congress to block tribal gaming on the edge of Glendale has failed. The U.S. Senate wrapped up for the year without voting on Sen. John McCain’s bill.
December 22, 2014
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio said the president does not have the legal authority to defer deportations and grant work permits to more than 4 million unauthorized immigrants.
December 22, 2014
Arizona voters may get a chance to decide if farmers here can grow an industrial version of marijuana, something several other states now allow.
December 22, 2014
Lake Havasu is a popular tourist destination, but large plumes of Algae have raised concern for the lake, and it may not be the only thing to worry about in the water.
December 22, 2014
Firefighters face a multitude of cancer-causing agents but one of the most insidious is the exhaust from their own trucks. There's now funding available to install exhaust removal systems.
December 22, 2014
Firefighters are twice as likely to get certain types of cancer than the general public, according to recent studies. But scientists say stricter firefighting safety practices could lower those rates.
December 22, 2014
Todd Sanders, President and CEO of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, said Broome had a significant impact.
December 19, 2014

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