KJZZ News

cell diagram
Cell growth, including cancer growth, has long been thought of physically connected cells growing together. Now, new cell modeling from ASU mathematicians suggests cells move and grow independently, like a flock of birds.
Dec. 22, 2015
Sierra Nevada mountains
Southern Arizonans dreaming of a white Christmas will have to keep dreaming.
Dec. 22, 2015
Dr. Joseph Sirven
When it comes to your health during the holidays, it’s a good time to remember it can be a wonderful life.
Dec. 21, 2015
firefighter helmet
Two local fire fighting organizations are warning Arizona residents to be cautious of telephone solicitors.
Dec. 21, 2015
Nancy Meister
For more than a century, the National Audubon Society has enlisted citizen scientists across the country and abroad for a holiday bird survey. This year’s count is Dec. 14 to Jan. 5.
Dec. 21, 2015
IRS
If you drive your personal vehicle for business, moving or medical purposes you'll see lower reimbursements rates.
Dec. 21, 2015
blood test tube
Previously, men who had sex with another man were banned from donating blood.
Dec. 21, 2015
For a while, Aiden Grae lived in park next to Washington High School, his homelessness prompted by an argument with his grandmother over his sexual orientation and gender identity.
Dec. 21, 2015
National Park Service
Five rangers, three horses and seven mules will join units from nine other National Parks on New Year’s Day.
Dec. 21, 2015
A federal judge is weighing the legality of a law governing the placement of Native American children.
Dec. 21, 2015
Ionis Pharmaceuticals logo
With the terrorist group known as ISIS continuing to tarnish its brand identity, Isis Pharmaceuticals has decided to change its name.
Dec. 21, 2015
The company operating the helicopter ambulance that crashed in the Superstition Mountains recently is one of the largest in the country and connected to another deadly crash in Arizona.
Dec. 21, 2015
science lab
A recent survey by the Pew Research Center measured the interest of science and health stories from online adults. While stories of science and technology are often grouped with stories of health and medicine, different groups often discern interest in the two.
Dec. 21, 2015
christmas tree
Almost 10,000 Christmas tree permits have been issued this season on national forest lands in northern Arizona. Getting into the holiday spirit can also help restore health to overstocked forests.
Dec. 21, 2015
Planned Parenthood office
Planned Parenthood of Arizona is increasing security at its clinics. The move is in response to a recent shooting at a clinic in Colorado Springs and a tense political environment, but the state chapter has also dealt with a few incidents.
Dec. 21, 2015
drone
Starting Dec. 21, drone operators will have to register their small, unmanned aircraft with the Federal Aviation Administration.
Dec. 21, 2015
Belen Sisa
Over the last several years, young undocumented activists have built a powerful political movement advocating for their rights. This election cycle, so-called DREAMer activists are playing key roles in the Democratic presidential campaigns, even when they cannot vote themselves.
Dec. 21, 2015
Class II gambling machine
Hundreds of people lined the sidewalk for the opening of the Desert Diamond West Valley casino near Glendale Sunday. The tribe’s plan is to eventually build a $200 million resort and switch to a Class III gaming facility.
Dec. 20, 2015
Banner Health
Banner Boswell Medical Center in Sun City and Thunderbird Medical Center in Glendale are alleged to have charged Medicare more for medical procedures than necessary.
Dec. 18, 2015
Foreign Language
Foreign Language has a unique sound that can be tough to pin down. It’s soft but rich, and ethereal but substantive.
Dec. 18, 2015

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