KJZZ News

Border Fence
The Trump administration has moved to change United States immigration policy, whether it’s on sanctuary cities and interior enforcement or strengthening enforcement at the nation’s border with Mexico.
May. 1, 2017
Monday was International Workers’ Day, or May Day, and immigrants rights groups across the country hit the streets in protest of President Trump’s policies on immigration.
May. 1, 2017
One of the issues lawmakers may have to consider in the budget, if not this year then over the next couple, is funding for school construction and maintenance.
May. 1, 2017
Winged Victory
Today is the deadline for Gov. Doug Ducey to act on a handful of bills, including one that would ban background checks on the transfer of personal property — which may or may not be about guns, depending on whom you ask.
May. 1, 2017
the takeaway logo
The moon landing was faked. 9/11 was an inside job. In this age of alternative facts, conspiracy theories have a deep hold on America. Here's where it all began.
May. 1, 2017
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San Francisco was one of the first cities to provide asylum to immigrants, but several murders have sparked new rhetoric for the conservative, anti-sanctuary city movement.
May. 1, 2017
Sawmill Fire
Officials say crews are gaining a handle on two fires burning in the state.
May. 1, 2017
Soda
The soda tax would provide Santa Fe an estimated $7.5 million in its first year to expand early childhood education to roughly 1,000 children whose families cannot afford quality preschool and don't qualify for state programs.
May. 1, 2017
Adult Changing Table
It’s a need many haven’t considered - adult changing tables. These stations can make all the difference for a caregiver. And Sky Harbor Airport is already on it.
May. 1, 2017
Border Patrol Pot In Coffin
Traffickers have had some unusual methods to smuggle drugs. One trafficker tried a whole new way Saturday night in Southern Arizona.
May. 1, 2017
Textbooks, school, education
The state has awarded the first two loan guarantees to privately owned charter schools in a program that has raised questions about its legality.
May. 1, 2017
border
A Congressional lawmaker from southern Arizona has introduced a bill that would speed up the hiring of border agents.
May. 1, 2017
Selfie
When you picture a museum you might think quiet, solemn, no flash photography. That image is a bit outdated, and now museums are encouraging a different way to appreciate art - the selfie.
May. 1, 2017
Rendering of "The Cloud"
The future of Hance Park in downtown Phoenix could include a lot of corporate buy-in, thanks to a new policy created by the Parks and Recreation Board.
May. 1, 2017
perscription drugs
Arizona is getting some help in its efforts to curb the opioid epidemic. The state was recently awarded $24 million in federal funding that will be used over the next two years. The lion’s share of that grant will go toward increasing access to medication assisted treatment for the uninsured and under insured.
May. 1, 2017
The Arizona Legislature will soon be facing another education lawsuit over what plaintiffs are calling inadequate funding for buildings and maintenance.
May. 1, 2017
Raul Grijalva
After a week of confusion surrounding the Trump administration's stance on the North American Free Trade Agreement, two of Arizona’s top lawmakers are weighing in.
Apr. 29, 2017
Customers of one of the oldest supermarkets in Phoenix will have to find a new place to shop for groceries starting this weekend. The original Bashas', that opened in 1956 on the corner of Seventh Avenue and Osborn Road, is officially closing its doors Friday night.
Apr. 28, 2017
Friday newscap
We wrapped up the week’s news in Arizona with our Friday Newscap. We were joined by Chuck Coughlin of HighGround Consulting and former lawmaker David Lujan, who is currently with the Arizona Center for Economic Progress.
Apr. 28, 2017
Two chairs in a shed
You’ve probably heard of the tiny home craze. The next big trend is creating tiny hangouts out of garden sheds, tossing out the shrub clippers and bringing in a couch - if it’ll fit through the door.
Apr. 28, 2017

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