KJZZ News

Navajo Nation President To Be Inaugurated Tuesday
On May 12 the Navajo Nation will finally inaugurate a new president. And many wonder how Russell Begaye will do in his new office.
May 11, 2015
Unusual Warm Water Blob Studied Off Coast Of California
Researchers from around the globe met at University of California, San Diego last week to decipher what the formation actually is.
May 11, 2015
Crews Finish Repairs To Break In Grand Canyon Pipeline
The pipeline break cut off water supplies at Roaring Springs and the Cottonwood Campground on the North Kaibab Trail leading to the North Rim.
May 11, 2015
Arizona Memorials Scheduled To Celebrate Life Of Former Gov. Raul Castro
Memorial services are scheduled this week in Nogales, Tucson and Phoenix to celebrate the life of former Gov. Raul Castro, Arizona's only Hispanic governor.
May 11, 2015
Saguaros Bust Out The Blooms At Arizonas Saguaro National Park
As temperatures heat up, attendance goes down at Saguaro National Park. But there's still a budding reason to visit.
May 11, 2015
Former Mexican Police Chief In Stable Condition After Being Shot
The former police chief of the Mexican border city of Juárez is hospitalized and in stable condition after being shot on Friday.
May 8, 2015
Judge: Arpaio’s Attorney Must Consult CIA On Paid Informant’s Data Dump
The revelation that Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio hired computer consultant Dennis Montgomery to investigate an alleged conspiracy by the Central Intelligence Agency is creating ripples in the contempt of court case against the sheriff. On Friday, the judge instructed the sheriff's attorney to contact the CIA's chief of counsel.
May 8, 2015
Judge Upholds Constitutionality Of Arizonas Death Penalty
A Maricopa County superior court judge ruled Friday on the constitutionality of Arizona death penalty. Thirty defendants joined a motion to challenge the law to have the death penalty option removed from their cases.
May 8, 2015
Hotel And Office Towers To Go On The Corner Of Mill Ave
There will be two new high rise buildings on the site of the former Monti’s restaurant in Tempe. Thursday night, the Tempe City Council voted to move forward with the development.
May 8, 2015
Arizona Trying To Get More Students To Apply For Federal Financial Aid
Many students at Arizona’s three public universities will pay more for school next year, but not a lot of Arizona students are filling out the form to apply for financial aid from the feds.
May 8, 2015
Harvard Economists Study Income Mobility Among U.S. Families
Income mobility, or the ability of a family or other group to change its economic status, is the subject of a recent report by two Harvard economists.
May 8, 2015
Scientists Research Sound Recording In Space
Along with a team from NASA, the National Science Foundation and others, Daniel Bowman made a recording 22 miles above the Earth and sped it up so humans could hear it.
May 8, 2015
Phoenix Herpetological Society To House 10 Freshwater Crocodiles
The Phoenix Herpetological Society will soon be home to 10 freshwater crocodiles, a rarity in the United States.
May 8, 2015
Arizona Career And Technical High Schools Impacted By Budget Cuts
The new state budget approved earlier this year included cuts to career and technical schools called Joint Technical Education Districts, or JTEDs.
May 8, 2015
Changes Coming To Air Traffic Control Systems At Arizona Airports
Air traffic control systems will be changing in the United States over the next several years as part of a program called the Next Generation Air Transportation System, or NextGen.
May 8, 2015
Did You Know: Doc Holliday Photo Often Misidentified
He’s been depicted in Hollywood films by well-known actors and has been part of Arizona folklore. Despite his famous past, we have for decades misidentified him.
May 8, 2015
Online Shopping Is Supporting Beleagured Postal Service
Despite the decline in the amount of first class mail being sent as people pay their bills online and send more e-mails. The increase in individuals shopping on line is helping generate revenue.
May 8, 2015
Late Spring Storm Brings Snow To Flagstaff
Snow is falling in the Arizona high country. Forecasters say this May snowstorm should stick around through Saturday.
May 8, 2015
Plague Found In Sick Cat Near Jerome
Health officials in Yavapai County are warning residents and visitors to the Mingus Mountain area, near Jerome, to take precautions after plague was found in a sick cat.
May 8, 2015
Concessionaire Drops Efforts To Trademark Grand Canyon Names
A major national parks concessionaire has dropped efforts to trademark names of the Grand Canyon's most popular properties, including a group of rustic cabins, cottonwood trees and cantina on the canyon floor.
May 8, 2015

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