KJZZ News

Small businesses pop up every year, but within the first five years of operation, many of them close. One nonprofit hopes to get women in on the small business trend, in a way that helps them survive the formative years.
Mar. 20, 2015
A Navajo Nation police officer and a gunman have been shot and killed in the Four Corners area.
Mar. 20, 2015
Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake are pushing a proposal that would allow authorized hunters in the Grand Canyon to keep meat from the bison they kill.
Mar. 20, 2015
The local housing market has been in recovery for a few years, but a new report found Arizona and metro Phoenix still have among the highest underwater rates in the nation.
Mar. 20, 2015
Since the late 1960s it has been a community gathering place. It attracted national attention as people came to support Chicano civil rights causes and a famous fast.
Mar. 20, 2015
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland announced Monday he is quitting the NFL because of concerns about the long-term effects of head trauma.
Mar. 20, 2015
Researchers have known for some time that children who experience abuse and neglect will continue to be negatively affected - even as adults. A program in New Mexico that may have cracked the code to protecting youngsters.
Mar. 20, 2015
Increasing health literacy for Latinos was the focus of a recent University of Arizona roundtable. The Pima County Health Department met with academics and community members to discuss how to better inform Latinos about health care.
Mar. 19, 2015
Starting this weekend Arizona high school students are participating in regional robotics competitions. The goal behind the competition is to inspire students to explore careers in science and technology.
Mar. 19, 2015
The plaintiffs who successfully sued Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio in a racial profiling lawsuit are asking a federal judge to continue with an April contempt of court evidentiary hearing despite the sheriff’s request to cancel it.
Mar. 19, 2015
A total solar eclipse will occur Friday when the moon moves between the sun and the Earth.
Mar. 19, 2015
Peoria will take part in a mid-decade census this year. Five other municipalities in the Valley are also participating in the special count.
Mar. 19, 2015
Among the hundreds of artists who will be performing is Sihasin, which is made up of Clayson Benally and his sister, Janeda.
Mar. 19, 2015
What if survival of the fittest really was survival of the rich and powerful?
Mar. 19, 2015
In his State of the State address, Gov. Doug Ducey called on lawmakers to make empty desks available to public and charter schools that don’t have enough.
Mar. 19, 2015
An article this week in Forbes Magazine looked at why business leaders in Phoenix and the state are excited about this year, and quotes several of them about why Phoenix and Arizona are good for business.
Mar. 19, 2015
There’s been a long-running debate about the Phoenix arts scene.
Mar. 19, 2015
Leonard Wood and Tommy Lepke of the Phoenix Pipe Band practicing for the Highland games this weekend and Phoenix resident Miriam Chesire.
Mar. 19, 2015
Families of the 43 Mexican students who went missing last September are touring the United States and sharing their stories. Their goal is to take their case before the United Nations and Amnesty International.
Mar. 19, 2015
Advocates say staging mock car crashes at high schools is an effective way to show the realities of drunk driving.
Mar. 19, 2015

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