KJZZ News

Recent Salmonella Outbreak Infects 120 People Nationwide
The Arizona Department of Health Services recently confirmed 21 cases of salmonella illness linked to raw beef products recalled earlier this month.
Oct. 23, 2018
Grand Canyon Superintendent Under Investigation
The National Park Service plans to reassign the Grand Canyon superintendent amid a federal investigation. The agency would not say what those allegations are.
Oct. 23, 2018
Teenager Releases 1960s and 1970s Inspired Album
Nineteen year old Ben Cortez wrote and sung a song called Arizona, but it's not the state anthem that you might be used too.
Oct. 23, 2018
Where Has The Opioid Treatment Money Gone?
In the final days of the Obama administration, a bipartisan Congress passed the 21st Century Cures Act. Part of that bill authorized nearly a billion dollars to the states in emergency money to help get people into treatment for opioid addiction.
Oct. 23, 2018
Panel Discusses Athletes Politically Protesting
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the protest by U.S. track stars John Carlos and Tommy Smith at the Mexico City Olympics.
Oct. 23, 2018
Migrant Caravan Becomes Issue Before Midterms
As the caravan of migrants from Central America swells, President Trump has called them criminals and threatened to cut off aid to their home countries.
Oct. 23, 2018
How Zombies Reflect Modern Fears
Fifty years ago, the concept of zombies shambled into popular culture in "Night of the Living Dead." So how popular is the zombie concept now and how does it relate to our real fears?
Oct. 23, 2018
Maricopa County Prepares For Potential Polling Issues
Early voting is under way, but a record number of voters are expected to visit polling locations in Maricopa County on election day.
Oct. 23, 2018
WATCH: Corp Comm Candidates Discussion
Steve Goldstein, co-host of KJZZ’s The Show, guides a discussions between the four candidates running for two commissioner seats on the Arizona Corporation Commission, which regulates public utilities in our state.
Oct. 23, 2018
Lawmaker Requests Investigation Over Anti-Prop 127 Resolutions
A Democratic state lawmaker is asking the Arizona Attorney General to investigate whether cities and counties broke the law in their effort to fight a clean energy ballot measure. State Rep. Ken Clark has submitted a letter to Mark Brnovich’s office raising concerns about resolutions passed by local lawmakers around the state urging their constituents to oppose Proposition 127.
Oct. 23, 2018
McCain
The McCain Institute, a nonprofit think tank named after late Senator John McCain is calling for “Mavericks” to vote for human rights this mid-term.
Oct. 23, 2018
The Takeaway: With Failed Panama Development, Trump Inc. Uncovers A Pattern Of Deception
The investigative team behind Trump, Inc. reports on the Trump Organization's involvement in the construction of a tower and complex in Panama, a deal that revealed a pattern of deception in Trump properties around the world.
Oct. 23, 2018
A Guide To 2018 Arizona Ballot Propositions
Arizona voters are deciding on five ballot measures on Nov. 6. On four of those issues, KJZZ's The Show invited people on both sides to weigh in. (There is no organized opposition to Proposition 125.) Learn more about each measure and hear the arguments for and against.
Oct. 23, 2018
Border Patrol Agent
The second trial against Lonnie Swartz begins Tuesday morning, six months after he was acquitted on a second-degree murder charge and five years since he fatally shot Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez through a border fence dividing Arizona and Mexico.
Oct. 23, 2018
Prop 125 Would Change Pension Payouts For Some State Workers
Compared to other controversial Arizona ballot measures, Proposition 125 hasn't received much attention, but it could save taxpayers $275 million. There is no organized opposition to the measure.
Oct. 23, 2018
Arizona Voters Asked To Ban New Sales Tax On Services
Right now, Arizona consumers pay state sales tax on most products, but not services. And that’s how an Arizona Realtors group wants to keep it.
Oct. 23, 2018
AZ Education Leaders Adopt New Standards
The Arizona State Board of Education voted Monday to adopt science, social studies and history standards developed in a multi-year process by educators and parents in the state.
Oct. 22, 2018
Concerns In Mexico After Caravan Arrives
Thousands of Honduran migrants started to arrive to Mexico through Guatemala. Their goal? To reach the United States. But the uncertainty that comes ahead is concerning Mexican citizens and local nonprofit organizations.
Oct. 22, 2018
Sandra Day O
Arizona icon Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court, is withdrawing from public life at 88 years old. She announced in a letter she has the beginning stages of dementia and possibly Alzheimer's disease. This summer she turned over her office at the high court to Justice Anthony Kennedy, who recently retired.
Oct. 22, 2018
Election Officials Anxious, Optimistic For Nov. 6
Independent auditors of the primary election in Maricopa County described some findings to the Board of Supervisors on Monday.
Oct. 22, 2018

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