KJZZ News

Jessamyn Stanley
When you think of someone who practices yoga, what do you think of? Well, yoga instructor Jessamyn Stanley has a pretty good idea. But Stanley is out to change that stereotype.
May. 5, 2017
San Diego Natural History Museum
In late 1992, scientists were monitoring a construction site to a San Diego highway. They were collecting fossils of mammals that dated roughly to the Ice Age, when they came upon a site that had partial skeletal remains of an American Mastodon. With me to talk about this is Tom Demere, curator of Paleontology at the San Diego Natural History Museum.
May. 5, 2017
Meteor shower
If you’re feeling like getting away from the bright lights of the city, this weekend could be a great time to do it. A meteor shower will peak Friday and Saturday nights.
May. 5, 2017
Matt Salmon
In the wake of the passage this week of a bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, a former Arizona congressman has some strong words for for his ex-colleagues in the U.S. House.
May. 5, 2017
AARP Arizona
Congress this week rolled back rules that had allowed states to set up retirement plans for their businesses and residents. With me to explain is Steve Jennings, associate state director of AARP Arizona.
May. 5, 2017
the takeaway logo
Some 24 million more people may be uninsured under the American Health Care Act, and even then, some conservatives view the law as a major spending bill.
May. 5, 2017
After failing to bring the bill to a vote the first time, the Republican-led U.S. House has passed its replacement for the Affordable Care Act. While the bill has a long way to go before becoming law, it already has many in Arizona’s health care industry concerned. KJZZ’s Will Stone covers health policy and he joins me.
May. 5, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park
Arizona has a handful of national monuments that the federal government will be reviewing in the coming months.
May. 5, 2017
A suspect has pleaded not guilty to the 2015 killing of a Phoenix man in his own driveway. Aaron Juan Saucedo faces a charge of first-degree murder.
May. 5, 2017
Mexican President
Mexico will elect a new president next year. Although President Trump has temporarily delayed withdrawing the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement, continued uncertainty over NAFTA and Trump's plans for a border wall are roiling Mexican politics.
May. 5, 2017
Maricopa County ballot
Two former politicians are moving to overturn the decision by the Republican-controlled legislature that will make it more difficult for voters to propose their own laws.
May. 5, 2017
The newly proposed state budget would remove significant funding for the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office.
May. 5, 2017
Are you sneezing or having trouble breathing? Well gesundheit, you’re not alone. Much of the Valley has been under a High Pollution Advisory for the past few days.
May. 5, 2017
University of Arizona
The University of Arizona will not be opening a veterinary school as planned, after losing an appeal Thursday to become accredited.
May. 5, 2017
Direct Selling
Anne Schneider loves being a nurse. But she’s also really digging her new office. It’s wherever she wants it to be.
May. 5, 2017
Pregnant woman
The Arizona Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control want to know what it’s like to be pregnant.
May. 5, 2017
More people are living on Valley streets compared to last year while the overall number of homeless people dropped a bit. That’s according to figures released Thursday from the homeless Point-in-Time count.
May. 5, 2017
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The University of Arizona’s medical school in downtown Phoenix is welcoming a new dean. Dr. Guy Reed will begin his new post in July. He’s currently the chair of the University of Tennessee’s Department of Medicine.
May. 4, 2017
Chicanos Por La Causa
A longtime Valley civic leader known for his work with community organizations has passed away. Pete Garcia was the CEO of Chicanos por La Causa for 25 years. Garcia is credited with developing many of the organization’s programs that now serve nearly 200,000 people in Arizona, Nevada and New Mexico.
May. 4, 2017
Phoenix Sunset
Modeling can help predict the future. There are environmental models, climate models, political models and many others. But these different kinds of models don’t always take each other into account.
May. 4, 2017

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