KJZZ News

Mexican Peso Gains Strength After Elections And U.S. Economy
After Mexico’s elections last July 1, many financial analysts expected to see the peso fall. But not only did that not happen, the peso had one of its strongest weeks… and even with a “push” from the United States.
Jul. 9, 2018
Facebook Brings Small Business Program To Phoenix
Facebook is bringing its Community Boost program to Phoenix — it’s here Monday and Tuesday.
Jul. 9, 2018
Feds To Make Reunification Deadline For About Half Of Kids
The federal government will reunite about half of the migrant kids under age five who were separated from their parents by Tuesday’s court-ordered deadline.
Jul. 9, 2018
Arizona Elections: Steve Farley - Governor
Steve Farley is running in the Democratic primary in the race for governor, and he brings with him more than a decade of experience in the Arizona Legislature, where he now serves as assistant minority leader in the Senate.
Jul. 9, 2018
Early Monsoon Storm Will Take Its Time Moving Through State
Early monsoon storm swaps out excessive heat for humidity, but lower temperatures this week. Motorists in the Valley were resigned to driving dirty cars to work, and will for a few days, as the early monsoon storm rolls in waves of alternating dust and rain.
Jul. 9, 2018
The Changing Face(s) Of America
In the 1960s, many astronauts were household names — think Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and John Glenn. But today, NASA astronauts are largely anonymous, and it’s the people funding space travel that are more well-known like Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos.
Jul. 9, 2018
BBC Look-Ahead: Boris Johnson And The NATO Summit
As London reacts to the unfolding turmoil in Prime Minister Theresa May’s government this morning, The Show turned to our colleagues at the BBC for our weekly look ahead at some of the other big international stories to watch for this week.
Jul. 9, 2018
Boas: The Danger Seeing Literature With A Purely Modern Lens
Now we’re going to check in with the Editorial Board of The Arizona Republic. It’s a regular segment where we talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Jul. 9, 2018
Author On Reclaiming American Resistance
The notion of resistance in the political sense has seemed to hit a Renaissance since President Trump took office.
Jul. 9, 2018
How A Vacant Phoenix Office Building Housed Separated Migrant Kids
ICE contracted with a defense contractor called MVM that housed migrant children in a vacant office building in midtown Phoenix not licensed as a child care facility, according to reporting from Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting.
Jul. 9, 2018
Tuscon Lagging Behind Despite Economic Recovery
By now, most of the country, including the Phoenix valley, has recovered from the Great Recession. Businesses are flocking to the our state’s capital. Tucson, however, is still lagging behind when it comes to economic recovery.
Jul. 9, 2018
U.S. Rep. Tours Child Migrant Shelter In Tucson
U.S. Representative Raul Grijalva visited the Southwest Key Programs shelter in Tucson Friday. The shelter currently houses 79 children separated from their families at the border, among other unaccompanied minors in federal custody.
Jul. 9, 2018
Don Shooter Sues Colleague For Damages
Former State Representative Don Shooter has sued a former colleague, Representative Michelle Ugenti-Rita. Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services joined The Show to help sort this out.
Jul. 9, 2018
The Science Of When: Author On Why Timing Matters
We’ve all heard the old adage “timing is everything.” Well, Daniel Pink would agree. But he says the science of timing is something we don't pay attention to often enough.
Jul. 9, 2018
The Takeaway: Phase Two Of Thai Cave Rescue Underway
This past week, a group of 12 boys and their soccer coach have remained trapped in a cave in Thailand’s Chiang Rai province. They have been trapped in the cave for more than two weeks since.
Jul. 9, 2018
Phoenix Debuts Rainbow Crosswalks
Phoenix became the latest major city to show support of the LGBTQ community on its streets after two rainbow-painted crosswalks made their debut on Monday.
Jul. 9, 2018
The Drug Test No One Talks About
What’s the most important test in health that no one talks about? KJZZ medical commentator, Dr. Joseph Sirven, answers.
Jul. 9, 2018
Share Your Opinion On A Ballot Measure For $75
For $75, Arizonans can submit a 300-word argument for or against an upcoming ballot measure that will be published in a pamphlet that's going to be mailed to the homes of all 3.6 million registered voters ahead of the Nov. 6 general election.
Jul. 9, 2018
1-Year-Old Appears In Phoenix Immigration Court
The 1-year-old boy in a green button-up shirt drank milk from a bottle, played with a small purple ball that lit up when it hit the ground. The boy is one of hundreds of children who need to be reunited with their parents after being separated at the border.
Jul. 9, 2018
Shade Is A Key Part Of Phoenix Plan To Combat Heat-Related Illness
Heat is killing more people in the United States every year. And as temperatures rise with climate change, that’s only forecast to get worse. In Phoenix, the problem is especially pressing and the city's trying to do something about it.
Dealing With Arizona Heat: Signs And Symptoms Of Dehydration
Jul. 9, 2018

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