KJZZ News

Phil Boas
There are new concerns about how port truckers are being treated by their employers. A recent USA Today Network special report looked at how immigrant laborers are being taken advantage of.
Jun. 19, 2017
Many of us are fortunate enough to be in air-conditioned offices and studios, protected from the sizzling sun and harmful heat. But for those who don’t have that option, communities around the Valley are offering cooling stations.
Jun. 19, 2017
CenturyLink
Telecom giant CenturyLink is now facing a $12 billion dollar class action lawsuit, filed this week in a California court. It comes just after a former employee in Gilbert sued for wrongful termination.
Jun. 19, 2017
Arizona sun
It may feel like we’re hitting 120 degrees this week, but the National Weather Service says don’t hold your breath.
Jun. 19, 2017
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Control Tower
While temperatures are on the rise, air travel is not. American Airlines announced that it was cancelling 20 regional flights in and out of Phoenix due to the weather.
Jun. 19, 2017
The Clinton Campbell House
The fate of a 120-year-old home in downtown Phoenix will be decided at City Hall on Monday afternoon.
Jun. 19, 2017
Monday Morning Dumpster Dive
On Friday, the Office of Government Ethics released a 98 page report on President Donald Trump's business dealings. Financial author Annie Logue discusses what's in the report and what was left out.
Jun. 19, 2017
the takeaway logo
One man is dead, and at least 10 are injured. A suspect has been arrested, and eyewitnesses say the man was heard shouting “I want to kill all Muslims.”
Jun. 19, 2017
Get ready because here it comes. Extreme heat that is, the likes of which the Valley has rarely felt.
Jun. 19, 2017
Phoenix Police
Phoenix city staffers will spend the summer trying to figure out what it will cost to hire more than 800 police officers. The bill goes beyond the new hires and could impact other departments and possibly the sales tax.
Jun. 19, 2017
Healthcare coverage for thousands of Arizonans balances on two small words with a very large impact.
Jun. 19, 2017
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Control Tower
Death Valley's 124-degree weather is a siren call to thousands around the world.
Jun. 19, 2017
Lizard Fire
There are 13 wildfires burning around the state, the largest in Southern Arizona near Dragoon.
Jun. 19, 2017
Grand Canyon National Park
The impending closure of a coal-fired power plant on the Navajo Nation could lend momentum to a project being considered by tribal leaders to build a tram at the Grand Canyon to fill the economic void.
Jun. 19, 2017
Grand canyon interior
Arizonans are bracing for extremely hot weather. According to the National Weather Service, the highs in Phoenix were above 110 over the weekend and could possibly reach 121 by Tuesday.
Jun. 19, 2017
Arizona’s first heat wave of the summer is warming up the Valley.
Jun. 19, 2017
Air Conditioner
Parents tell their kids, “Shut the front door, I’m not paying to cool the entire neighborhood.” But research shows that, during Phoenix summers, we do pay to heat the neighborhood — to the tune of 1 to 2 degrees Fahrenheit — thanks to waste heat vented by our air conditioners.
Jun. 19, 2017
apartment building
Phoenix’s largest rental real estate company just announced its largest project. That’s a big bet on a market that many are trying to gauge.
Jun. 19, 2017
Bottled water
Bottled water from a Scottsdale company will now be in about 4,000 more stores nationwide, after a contract signed last week. It comes at a time when the bottled-water industry is booming, while soda sales are slumping.
Jun. 19, 2017
mosquito
As we enter the height of mosquito season, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting cases of locally transmitted Zika virus are down. But experts warn we are not out of the woods.
Jun. 19, 2017

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