KJZZ News

A bill granting Apple a series of tax credits is moving quickly through the legislature.
Feb. 25, 2015
Governor Doug Ducey had the ceremonial signing the American Civics Act Tuesday at the Arizona Capitol.
Feb. 24, 2015
A helicopter airlifted 20 Northern Arizona University students and staff who were stranded in snow near the North Rim of the Grand Canyon Tuesday afternoon.
Feb. 24, 2015
Federal and local law enforcement officers discovered a cross-border, underground drug smuggling tunnel in Naco, Arizona, on Tuesday. Agents were alerted to the tunnel after a truck was found carrying more than two tons of marijuana outside of Bisbee.
Feb. 24, 2015
When downtown Phoenix was transformed into Super Bowl Central earlier this month, a lot of waste was produced. However, the vast majority of it never went to the landfill.
Feb. 24, 2015
The Governing Board of the Maricopa County Community College District will be considering a set of course fee changes tonight. Included in the proposal are 134 new fees, 73 increased and 84 reduced or eliminated fees.
Feb. 24, 2015
Almost 70 percent of Navajo children have untreated tooth decay, according to a recent University of Colorado study. That’s three times higher than the national average. The study blames a lack of access saying there aren’t enough dentists for the largest tribe in the country.
Feb. 24, 2015
More than 250 kids were kept out of school in Albuquerque on Monday for not having updated vaccinations. District officials say the move was precautionary citing concerns about measles outbreaks in surrounding states.
Feb. 24, 2015
Photo radar cameras, which some swear by and others swear at, are likely to be around a while longer.
Feb. 24, 2015
Once again, an effort to outlaw texting while driving has been defeated in the Arizona Legislature.
Feb. 24, 2015
The Arizona Senate has given preliminary approval to a bill allowing sawed-off shotguns and silencers for a pistol to be legal under state law.
Feb. 24, 2015
The City of Phoenix dropped charges against transgender activist Monica Jones Monday evening.
Feb. 23, 2015
New figures from the U.S. Census Bureau show Arizona among the states with the steepest declines in home ownership in the last decade.
Feb. 23, 2015
The head of a federal agency in charge of more than $7 billion in grant money said the way that money is distributed to researchers is about to change. Those changes could affect everything from wildfire studies to computer sciences.
Feb. 23, 2015
Airport staff will update the Phoenix City Council Tuesday night on its efforts to address the overhead air traffic noise affecting residents near downtown.
Feb. 23, 2015
The Obama administration has taken the first steps in its efforts to reverse a Texas judge’s ruling that blocked the president’s executive actions on immigration. The administration is both appealing the decision and asking the judge to put his ruling on hold during that appeal.
Feb. 23, 2015
The Maricopa Association of Governments will be conducting its annual homeless count tomorrow morning. The effort is part of a federal requirement for the county to qualify for funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban development.
Feb. 23, 2015
A Phoenix city council subcommittee will be reviewing a contract this week for the development planned around the Grand Canal in Phoenix.
Feb. 23, 2015
Arizona Superintendent Diane Douglas visited schools in Southern Arizona this week. She dropped in on a history class in Tucson with district superintendent H.T. Sanchez. This is the second time the two officials have met to discuss the district’s violation of a state law that bans ethnic studies.
Feb. 23, 2015
Federal spending for Arizona highways and roads declined during the last funding period. The loss of money continues to be a challenge for the Arizona Department of Transportation.
Feb. 23, 2015

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