KJZZ News

Phoenix Homes Selling Faster, Inventory Falling
Phoenix new-home inventory hit a new low and houses are selling at a record pace, according to just released April numbers. The supply of homes available for sale in the Phoenix market is down 26 percent from a year ago.
May. 18, 2018
Preparations For The Royal Wedding Underway
Final preparations are underway for Saturday's Royal Wedding, when Prince Harry will marry Meghan Markle.
May. 18, 2018
The Takeaway: "These are animals" — The Risks of Dehumanizing Language
In a roundtable discussion with California politicians opposed to the state's sanctuary city policies, President Trump referred to some immigrants as "animals." It was not immediately clear who the president was characterizing with these remarks.
May. 18, 2018
Matching People Looking For Work With Employers Looking For Workers
Some employers — both in Arizona and elsewhere — have complained that while they have openings, they can’t find qualified workers to fill those jobs
May. 18, 2018
What Does It Take To Save A Language?
Akimel O’odham is the ancient language spoken by several of the tribes here in Arizona. But like so many other Native American languages, it’s disappearing.
May. 18, 2018
KJZZ
Discussing the week in news with Doug Cole, senior vice president with HighGround Public Affairs and Chad Campbell, former legislative leader, currently with Strategies 360.
May. 18, 2018
Billie Holiday And Her Ties To Religion Explored In New Book
When you think of Billie Holiday, you think of her, you might think of "Strange Fruit," or the flowers in her hair, or great American jazz. What you probably don’t think of is religion.
May. 18, 2018
New Rules Of The Road For Arizona Food Trucks
There are new rules of the road, so to speak, for food trucks in Arizona. Brad Moore, president of the Phoenix Street Food Coalition and owner of Short Leash Hot Dogs, joined The Show to talk about the potential impact of this new law.
May. 18, 2018
UA Student Presents Research On Opioid Prevention In D.C.
Students at the University of Arizona are exploring solutions to address the nation’s growing opioid crisis, and they think they may have an answer — don’t prescribe them at all.
May. 18, 2018
First-Ever Migraine Treatment Approved By FDA
On Thursday, the FDA approved the first treatment aimed at preventing migraines after a nationwide trial by drug maker Amgen, which included the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale.
May. 18, 2018
Lands In Apache, Navajo Counties Closed Due To Fire Risk
All state-owned and managed lands in Apache and Navajo Counties are closed due to “extraordinarily high” fire risk.
May. 18, 2018
Funding Increased For Cleaning Up Homeless Encampments
Late last year, the City of Phoenix launched an initiative called Phoenix C.A.R.E.S. to provide services for the homeless and to find long-term solutions by sending trained outreach teams onto the streets.
May. 18, 2018
Phoenix Unveils Innovation District:
Phoenix has unveiled what it’s dubbing an "innovation district" in the city.
May. 18, 2018
Amy Silverman: Sisters
The school year is almost over. And for some siblings the learning and growing is not just in the classroom.
May. 18, 2018
Nearly 100 Politicians In Small-Town Mexico Murdered Since September
More than 90 candidates or public office holders have been killed in Mexico since the beginning of the country’s campaign season last year, as organized crime threatens to interrupt the country's small-town electoral process.
May. 18, 2018
Leafy Greens Growers Updating Protocols For Food Safety
There have been 172 people in 32 states sickened by a strain of E. coli connected to romaine lettuce grown in Yuma. Leafy greens growers from California and Arizona are meeting in Yuma May 24 to update food safety protocols established by the Food Safety Modernization Act, passed in January.
May. 17, 2018
2 Arizona Men Accused Of Running Fraudulent PACs
William and Robert Tierney were arrested Thursday morning for their role in what the government calls a scheme to defraud donors to nine PACs.
May. 17, 2018
Border Patrol Lacking Records For Hundreds Of Migrant Deaths
A CNN investigation released this week found the Border Patrol has been haphazard about tracking and recording deaths of migrants who cross into the U.S. illegally.
May. 17, 2018
Amazon To Open Fulfillment Center In Tucson, Add 1,500 Jobs
Despite passing on Arizona for the site of its upcoming second headquarters, Amazon will expand into Tucson.
May. 17, 2018
KJZZ Correction On Backpage.com Story
KJZZ incorrectly reported that the founders of Backpage.com had been ordered to forfeit millions of dollars in assets after pleading guilty to money laundering.
May. 17, 2018

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