KJZZ News

A federal judge has rejected an Arizona sheriff's lawsuit seeking to halt President Barack Obama's plan to spare nearly 5 million people from deportation.
December 24, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear an appeal involving how Arizona redraws its political boundaries. The justices will hear arguments in the appeal on March 2.
December 23, 2014
The lifetime ban on gay and bisexual men giving blood may be coming to an end.
December 23, 2014
Decorating your home with Christmas lights is a holiday tradition for many. But dealing with burned-out bulbs and tangled wires is a hassle.
December 23, 2014
Authorities say the majority of Central American immigrants held at a rural New Mexico detention center over the past six months have been released. The facility in Artesia closed last week.
December 23, 2014
The average person in the United States uses 100 gallons of water a day. On much of the Navajo Nation, a person uses seven.
December 23, 2014
The aerospace company Lockheed Martin has almost completely closed its facility in Goodyear. About 600 workers are affected but Goodyear city officials see the shutdown as an opportunity to grow the local economy.
December 23, 2014
The Arizona Department of Transportation has updated its list of vehicles eligible for the “Clean Air Blue Skies” license plates. While some vehicles have been added, many common ones have been removed.
December 23, 2014
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
Officials at a national recreation area on the Arizona-Utah border are proposing gradual increases in entrance fees.
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

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