KJZZ News

Tom Krimigis
Physicist Tom Krimigis designs scientific instruments for space; they’ve gone to every planet in the solar system. He’s the only person in the world with that achievement.
Jun. 27, 2016
Maricopa County seal
Some U.S. counties are rebounding faster and stronger than others post-Recession. Several by a lot. What these places have in common is what’s called a “super city,” or county, with certain characteristics that drive growth.
Jun. 27, 2016
Sonora Governor Claudia Pavlovich was in Scottsdale last week for the annual Arizona-Mexico Commission summit. Pavlovich said she wants to focus on creating what she called "a mega-region" of the two states designed to attract companies interested in doing business on both sides of the border.
Jun. 27, 2016
Forensic pathologists— you know, the docs who do autopsies— are in high demand these days. Nationwide, there are twice as many open jobs as there are people to do the work. That means attracting and keeping these physicians can be a challenge, an issue Maricopa County is currently trying to tackle.
Jun. 27, 2016
Loretta Lynch
Lynch is scheduled to visit with the Arizona Law Enforcement Academy to observe community policing practices.
Jun. 27, 2016
Bureau of Land Management logo
The new approach is being condemned by mustang advocates across the West.
Jun. 27, 2016
Kaibab National Forest
Kaibab National Forest officials say popular corridors to the canyon's South Rim will be expanded from 30 feet to 300 feet over the next three years.
Jun. 27, 2016
Leaders from Arizona and Mexico recently gathered in Scottsdale for two days of annual talks about cross-border trade and economic development.
Jun. 27, 2016
The 1-0 loss was still further than the U.S. Men’s soccer team was expected to go in the Copa America tournament.
Jun. 26, 2016
death chamber
The Arizona Department of Corrections says its supply of a controversial lethal injection drug has expired, it can’t get any more and the state is unable to carry out executions.
Jun. 24, 2016
The United Kingdom is Arizona’s 4th largest trading partner and local economic development leaders are watching closely now that British voters have chosen to leave the European Union.
Jun. 24, 2016
Thousands of used cars waiting to be imported into Mexico are creating chaos at ports of entry in Texas and California.
Jun. 24, 2016
Language Barrier's music is somewhat poppy, with tinges of sadness and thoughtful lyrics.
Jun. 24, 2016
When you think of landscape art, what comes to mind? Maybe open meadows, calm ponds and forests? Well, that’s not the subject of Tony Winters’ exhibit, called “Desert City/River City.”
Jun. 24, 2016
Barrister Place
The Phoenix City Council this week voted to sell one of downtown’s most iconic buildings – the Jefferson Hotel, also known as the Barrister Building, on the southeast corner of Central and Jefferson.
Jun. 24, 2016
Downtown Phoenix
Downtown Phoenix's progress has been highlighted in The New York Times.
Jun. 24, 2016
Arizona State Prison-Kingman
Arizona is getting a chance to fix systemic medical problems in its prisons.
Jun. 24, 2016
New numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau show the country’s Hispanic population grew by more than a million people between July 1 of 2014 and the same date a year later – that’s a more than 2 percent increase.
Jun. 24, 2016
It’s something we all like to forget about, but, every day, 130 million gallons of wastewater is sent from our sewer system to a treatment plant near 91st Avenue and Broadway Road. There, it’s broken down, treated, and almost entirely reused.
Jun. 24, 2016
There will be extra shaded places and increased medical assistance provided outside the stadium.
Jun. 24, 2016

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