KJZZ News

The Phoenix City Council tackled three topics that generated big interest Wednesday: drones, Starbucks' liquor license application and a new city identification card.
Dec. 17, 2015
Susan Bitter Smith
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich asked the Arizona Supreme Court to remove Bitter Smith late last month for allegedly violating a state conflict of interest law.
Dec. 17, 2015
Phoenix City Hall
The Phoenix City Council took another step forward in implementing a municipal ID card yesterday. The proposal would give Phoenix residents a photo ID that could be used for multiple city services like libraries and public transit systems.
Dec. 17, 2015
Sandhill Crane
They’re a little late this year, but large numbers of Sandhill Cranes are finally returning to southeastern Arizona.
Dec. 17, 2015
Hospital room
Hospitals in the Buckeye area are reporting a 60 percent decrease in readmissions of recently treated patients in the last 6 months.
Dec. 17, 2015
bike
Tempe Police and other law enforcement agencies have partnered with the Arizona Crime Prevention Association to roll out the new registry.
Dec. 17, 2015
Prison cell
The Red Rock Correctional Center in Eloy, about 65 miles south of Phoenix, will be undergoing construction to accommodate 1,000 more medium security male prisoners.
Dec. 17, 2015
With cotton prices hitting a low point, Arizona farmers are turning to another, more profitable crop: alfalfa.
Dec. 17, 2015
Deborah Maurmann and Robert Lewis
In his speech Wednesday, Donald Trump reiterated his best-known talking points about boosting trade, cracking down on illegal immigration and making Mexico pay for a border wall.
Dec. 16, 2015
Starbucks is a step closer to serving beer and wine at some of its Phoenix locations. The city council approved the idea Wednesday, even though the police department was against it.
Dec. 16, 2015
Foster children often face different challenges than their peers, and a new Arizona study shows they lag behind academically.
Dec. 16, 2015
Trader Joe's store
Trader Joe’s is recalling one of its house-brand sodas over fears of bursting bottles.
Dec. 16, 2015
Businessman Donald Trump returned to the Valley on Wednesday, the day after he took part in the latest GOP presidential debate.
Dec. 16, 2015
Ann Kirkpatrick
Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick speaks about ISIS, immigration and the Affordable Care Act.
Dec. 16, 2015
Jim Rounds
Arizona’s economy has bounced back, but there’s still a significant level of dissatisfaction with where we’re at.
Dec. 16, 2015
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
Governor Doug Ducey has been in office for less than a year, but he has already become quite popular among Republicans around the country.
Dec. 16, 2015
Bob Beard
The latest Star Wars film, The Force Awakens, is opening later this week to an incomparable level of anticipation, hype and goodwill.
Dec. 16, 2015
School crowdfunding
A teacher at Sunnyslope Elementary School needed new dictionaries for her classroom and decided to take matters into her own hands.
Dec. 16, 2015
Langtang Valley
After the deadly earthquake struck in April, Jeffrey Kargel, a research scientist in UA’s hydrology and water resources department, wanted to help his friends and colleagues in that Asian country.
Dec. 16, 2015
Santa in Mesa
High tech toys take top spot on Santa's gift list this Christmas.
Dec. 16, 2015

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