KJZZ News

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Four American soldiers were killed last week in an ambush in Niger in northwestern Africa. There aren’t a lot of details about what happened, but to talk about what we do know, I’m joined by Alex Horton, who covers the military for The Washington Post
Oct. 11, 2017
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Sixteen years after sending troops to Afghanistan, U.S. strategy in that nation is undergoing another dramatic shift. The plan is known as R4S, which is short for regionalize, realign, reinforce, reconcile and sustain.
Oct. 11, 2017
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Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton has announced he’s running for Congress, which means he’ll have to resign his position at some point before the end of his term.
Oct. 11, 2017
State lawmakers are asking Attorney General Mark Brnovich to look into two cities the legislators say are violating state law.
Oct. 11, 2017
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Have you ever wondered why some people are always punctual, even early, while others are perpetually late? In this edition of Two Guys on Your Head, Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke talk about some of the psychology behind synchronizing our cultural and personal clocks, and how to put yourself in a less anxious space no matter who you are.
Oct. 11, 2017
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More than 15 wildfires are still blazing across Northern California. About 25,000 evacuees are waiting to learn if anything more than ashes remain of their homes.
Oct. 11, 2017
Dr. Joseph Sirven
Sometimes when traveling abroad, you learn more about your home than you do about the country you’re visiting. KJZZ's medical commentator Dr. Joseph Sirven explains.
Oct. 11, 2017
One Arizona
For the 2018 elections in Arizona, a non-partisan coalition is looking to build on what it calls a historic Latino turnout in last years election.
Oct. 11, 2017
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Travelers who want to avoid security checkpoint lines at Sky Harbor Airport may soon have another option. A private company that goes by Clear wants to bring its biometric identity verification system to Phoenix.
Oct. 11, 2017
Pinal County Sheriff Mark Lamb changes a tire
“This isn't for any glory,” said Pinal County Sheriff Mark Lamb when presenting the filming agreement to the county board of supervisors. “It’s an effort to be transparent in how we do our job.”
Oct. 11, 2017
If you are registered to vote, keep an eye on your mailbox this week and next. County recorders across the state are mailing out millions of early ballots today after closing registration Tuesday night.
Oct. 11, 2017
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An Arizona teen has been sentenced to three years supervised probation following a cyberattack he carried out on emergency call systems in Maricopa County.
Oct. 10, 2017
Arizona Department of Corrections
In an order issued Tuesday, Judge David Duncan said he was considering holding the defendants in civil contempt in the Parsons v. Ryan prison health care settlement.
Oct. 10, 2017
“You can never anticipate for the opportunities in the future you would probably lose out on if you don’t have the ability to control how you are represented, and that’s the thing we are really going to have here,” said committee member Rey Torres.
Oct. 10, 2017
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A federal appeals court Tuesday reinstated a civil suit against a Pinal County deputy who shot and killed Manuel Longoria in 2014.
Oct. 10, 2017
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Emanuel "Book" Richardson, the suspended assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona, appeared in a Manhattan federal court on Tuesday. He's facing corruption charges, including accusations that he took bribes to influence players to hire certain financial advisors.
Oct. 10, 2017
Arizona Fall League
The Arizona Fall League starts its 2017 season this afternoon. The Fall League is made up of some of the top prospects from Major League farm systems. To get a sense of what baseball officials are looking to give a trial run to this season, I’m joined by MLB reporter William Boor.
Oct. 10, 2017
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The United States has more mass shootings than any other country — and they seem to be getting more violent.
Oct. 10, 2017
early ballot for Maricopa County
If you're planning to vote for your local school override or for your candidate in the upcoming November election, Tuesday is the last day to register to vote in most Arizona counties.
Oct. 10, 2017
Army National Guard
A few years ago, the Federal Trade Commission testified it had received more than 42,000 fraud complaints from the military community. The FTC says service members are especially susceptible to financial fraud.
Oct. 10, 2017

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