KJZZ News

U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Border agents report they have rescued more than 500 people in the southern Arizona desert since October of last year.
Aug. 27, 2015
Diamondbacks logo
The Arizona Diamondbacks lost to the St. Louis Cardinals last night 3 -1, but not without first hitting one of the longest home runs recorded this season.
Aug. 27, 2015
Thierry Marceaux
When Hurricane Katrina stranded 800 people at the historic Fairmont Hotel in downtown New Orleans, head pastry chef Thierry Marceaux sent up hundreds of chocolate truffles to the guest rooms. Those where his last days working at the century-old landmark.
Aug. 27, 2015
This is the Echo Canyon Trailhead entrance area at Camelback Mountain.
Two people have already died on city trails this year, and many more have been caught without enough water or wearing the wrong gear.
Aug. 27, 2015
Orion mock capsule
Before mankind takes that giant leap to Mars, there are a lot of smaller steps men and women are taking here on Earth to prepare for the mission.
Aug. 27, 2015
Police car
Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers have arrested a driver following a reported road-rage incident.
Aug. 27, 2015
Anel Arriola
Anel Arriola is a Mexican immigrant. Her parents brought her to the United States when she was 10 years old and enrolled her in a predominantly English-speaking school. Her first day of school she was so nervous about not being able to communicate with her teachers.
Aug. 27, 2015
Arizona will end its contract with the private company that operates a prison near Kingman where riots occurred earlier this summer, Gov Doug Ducey said Wednesday.
Aug. 26, 2015
Arizona Corporation Commissioner Susan Bitter Smith maintains she's free of conflicts after KJZZ raised questions Monday, calling the allegations an “intimidation strategy” by a watchdog group.
Aug. 26, 2015
A new data center is opening Thursday at a Salt River Project utility substation in Gilbert. However, it will be operated by another company.
Aug. 26, 2015
The body that oversees the accreditation of the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix has notified the school there are areas of noncompliance.
Aug. 26, 2015
Many of the traditional signs of fall are upon us — school’s back in session, temperatures should — at least theoretically — start coming down a bit and the new theater season will be starting up soon.
Aug. 26, 2015
ASU School for the Future of Innovation in Society logo
A new school at ASU aims to look at the relationship between tech and society; it’s called the School for the Future of Innovation in Society.
Aug. 26, 2015
Steve Zylstra says Joint Technical Education Districts, or JTED’s, need more investment now that the economy’s turning around.
Aug. 26, 2015
Transportation is one of those issues that seems to be a pretty constant topic of discussion in Arizona — be it public transit, freeways, bridges or any number of other issues.
Aug. 26, 2015
Phoenix voters last night re-elected Mayor Greg Stanton. Unofficial results show he won about 65 percent of the vote
Aug. 26, 2015
A judge has ruled that a hospital assessment that was passed by the Legislature that pays for the expansion of the state's Medicaid program is constitutional.
Aug. 26, 2015
john mccain
McCain said Trump’s immigration policy, which calls for deporting all illegal immigrants currently in the country, is a big problem.
Aug. 26, 2015
loop 202 demolition
The demolition process for the Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway extension project began Wednesday in the Goldman Ranch neighborhood near Ahwatukee. Crews are doing mostly prep work right now.
Aug. 26, 2015
home for sale
After years of disappointing performance, there are real signs of life in the Arizona real estate market.
Aug. 26, 2015

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