KJZZ News

Advocates For Child Welfare Say Budget Allocations Are Not Enough
Child welfare advocates made the case Thursday for what they say is the inadequacy of state spending on the safety of children.
Mar. 28, 2014
An Extension Allows Users To Complete Applications For Health Care Until Mid-April
The deadline for signing up under the federal healthcare plan is Monday, but Tara Pleshe of the Arizona Alliance for Community Health Centers says there is no need to panic.
Mar. 28, 2014
Arizona House Approves State Budget For 2015
After days of gridlock on a $9.2 billion package of budget bills, the Arizona House approved a spending plan for 2015 late Thursday night.
Mar. 28, 2014
Trans Activist And Sex Worker Rights Advocate Fights Prostitution Charges
A transgender woman who advocates for the decriminalization of prostitution thinks that her activism, as well as who she is, has made her a target for police.
Mar. 28, 2014
$25 Corn Dog Debuts At Chase Field
The D-Bat is 18 inches of beef. It's skewered with a stick, wrapped in corn batter, stuffed with bacon, infused with cheddar cheese, and of course, jalapeños.
Mar. 28, 2014
Maricopa County Population Grew, Cochise County Declined In 2013
Two Arizona counties were at opposite ends of the population growth spectrum in 2013.
Mar. 28, 2014
Prescott Plans For One Year Anniversary Of Yarnell Hill Fire
Plans are shaping up to honor the Granite Mountain hotshots who died last June fighting the Yarnell Hill Fire.
Mar. 28, 2014
Haze Still Lingers Over The Valley
It's hard to see the mountains that surround the Valley through the persistent haze.
Mar. 27, 2014
Grijalva And Colleagues Push For House Immigration Reform Vote
Democrats in the Arizona Congressional delegation are joining with their colleagues in Congress in an effort to force a House vote on immigration reform.
Mar. 27, 2014
RealtyTrac: Volume Of Real Estate Sales Down In 2013
New figures released Thursday morning show the volume of sales in the Arizona real estate market was down over the last year.
Mar. 27, 2014
Arizona Unemployment Rate Down Slightly In February
Arizona’s unemployment rate dropped slightly last month from January, but is still higher than the national rate.
Mar. 27, 2014
State Budget Talks Stall As Republican Group Negotiates
A proposed $9.2 billion state budget is up in the air Thursday morning.
Mar. 27, 2014
State Eyeing Second Option For Death Row Executions
The state says it now has a second option for executing death row inmates.
Mar. 27, 2014
Recreation Groups Ask Congress To Help Forest Service
Recreation groups have sent a letter to Congress suggesting a partnership they say could help the Forest Service dig out of its trail maintenance backlog.
Mar. 27, 2014
Dog Bite Incidents Requiring Hospitalization Have More Than Doubled
A 4-year-old boy and a 34-year-old woman are hospitalized in the Valley after being attacked by dogs.
Mar. 27, 2014
CDC Report Shows Rate Of Autism Has Increased
A federal government study conducted in several states including Arizona shows the rate of autism is on the rise.
Mar. 27, 2014
WWII Boeing B-17
Few airplanes are as famous as the Boeing B-17. Nearly 13,000 were built, but these days, less than 15 are in flying condition. This weekend in Phoenix, anyone can take a ride on one of them.
Mar. 27, 2014
Despite Losses, Arizona Diamondbacks Profit From Australia Visit
While the Arizona Diamondbacks lost two games in Australia, team officials believe they successfully found new fans in another part of the world.
Mar. 27, 2014
New Data Ranks Arizona County Health Factors
Newly released data offer a snapshot of county-level health in Arizona.
Mar. 26, 2014
Tusayan Wants Town
A Northern Arizona town wants to change its name to better reflect its connection to the Grand Canyon.
Mar. 26, 2014

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