KJZZ News

Breaking Down Arizonas Close General Election Races
There are still some big-ticket races that have yet to be called as of Tuesday morning, including that for the second-highest office in the state.
Nov. 13, 2018
Superintendent Of Public Instruction-Elect Hoffman Talks Priorities
The Associated Press has called the race for Arizona's superintendent of public instruction for Kathy Hoffman. She joined The Show to talk more about this close race and what she plans to do next when she takes office next year.
Nov. 13, 2018
Obstacles And Outreach For Homeless Veterans In Metro Phoenix
On Dec. 19, 2013, then-Phoenix mayor Greg Stanton went on national television and made a big announcement: 'We have zero chronically homeless veterans on the street.” It was part of a program called H3, and in the five years since, the overall number of homeless veterans across the Valley has actually increased. In the special report “Homes for the Brave,” KJZZ explores why.
Nov. 13, 2018
The Takeaway: Doctors On Gun Violence:
Last month, The American College of Physicians released new recommendations around gun safety, calling for research and communication on gun violence. In response, the the NRA tweeted this: "Someone should tell self-important anti-gun doctors to stay in their lane."
Nov. 13, 2018
The Takeaway: Trump
The Trump Administration instituted a new policy change, effective on Saturday, that changes asylum requests in the U.S.
Nov. 13, 2018
USDA Celebrates Eradication Of Pink Bollworm
An undersecretary for the U.S. Department of Agriculture will be in Arizona Tuesday to celebrate the eradication of the pest from cotton-producing areas in the lower 48.
Nov. 13, 2018
Shelter Issues Have Consequences For School District
Teacher Angela Patton gave the prompt for a writing assignment to a combined class of fifth and sixth graders: imagine finding a cave inside a tree and detail what’s inside.
Nov. 13, 2018
Western Arizona Tribe: We Can Help With Drought Plan
A Native American tribe in western Arizona is offering the state water to help shore up Lake Mead. It would be 50,000 acre-feet of water each year for three years, starting in 2020.
Nov. 12, 2018
$3B Spent On Political Ads Nationwide
The biggest winners in the mid-term elections may be the broadcast companies that reaped $3 billion in revenue nationwide over the last nine months.
Nov. 12, 2018
Sinemas Office Says Lead Is Insurmountable
U.S. Senate candidate Kyrsten Sinema’s campaign office released a statement saying she will win the race. She now has about a 1.5 percent lead according to the Arizona Secretary of State.
Nov. 12, 2018
NAUs Game Against Sacramento State Canceled Due To Air Quality
The Sacramento State Hornets were forced to cancel their home football game against the NAU Lumberjacks this weekend due to smoke in the air.
Nov. 12, 2018
As Economy Improves, Veteran Jobless Rates Improve
Several years ago, toward the end of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars, veterans around the country had a hard time finding work. But today, as the economy has improved, so have those jobless rates for our nation’s veterans.
Nov. 12, 2018
BBC Look-Ahead: Same-Sex Marriage In The Czech Republic
Politicians in Prague this week will be debating a measure that would legalize same-sex marriage in the Czech Republic. That’s just one of the top international stories of the coming days.
Nov. 12, 2018
Phoenix Mayor Race Heads To March Run-Off
It looks like the race for Phoenix mayor won’t be decided until next year. Since no candidate received more than 50 percent of the vote last week, a runoff election with the top two vote-getters will take place in March.
Nov. 12, 2018
Boas On Arizona Election Races
The Show regularly checks in with Editorial Board of the Arizona Republic to talk about the big issues facing the state and the region — featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Nov. 12, 2018
Large Fires Burn Through California
Wildfires continue to ravage both Northern and Southern California. At least 31 people have died statewide due to the fires and some 200 people remain unaccounted for. As of Sunday night, about 25 percent of the Camp Fire in northern California was contained.
Nov. 12, 2018
Buffalo Soldiers Raise Money For Civil War Monument
Today, on Veteran’s Day, let’s go back in time to the Civil War, when four different regiments of African American soldiers fought in the Indian Wars as part of the Union Army. They were called Buffalo Soldiers, and they fought right here in Arizona.
Nov. 12, 2018
Arizona Tribes Take History Into Their Own Hands
"Indigenous Arizona” is the cover story in November’s edition of Arizona Highways Magazine.
Nov. 12, 2018
Arizona Ballot Signatures Dispute Resolved
Amid the vote counting late last week, a lawsuit was settled over how to verify signatures for people who dropped off their ballots on election day.
Nov. 12, 2018
Ballots Continue To Be Counted In Arizona Races
There are roughly 162,000 ballots left to count in Maricopa County, according to County Recorder Adrian Fontes. In addition to the race for Senate, a handful of other races also are still too-close-to-call.
Nov. 12, 2018

Pages