KJZZ News

Maricopa County board of supervisors have voted to settle portions of a lawsuit brought by the Department of Justice against the Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and the county.
July 15, 2015
We talked with Dr. Cara Christ about the state hospital, funding for her department and other public health areas she’s focused on.
July 15, 2015
Fire restrictions have been lifted this summer in Arizona, but there is still a risk for wildfires.
July 15, 2015
Tucson voters are deciding in November whether to keep the city's eight red-light cameras.
July 15, 2015
Universities across the Southwest are redesigning their campuses to make them more environmentally friendly. That includes one college transformation in West Texas that combines desert landscaping with Himalayan architecture.
July 15, 2015
A stolen construction tractor crashed into a home, where it started a fire and then broke free and smashed into a second home before firefighters could shut it down.
July 15, 2015
Organizers have canceled plans to temporarily put newly elected baseball Hall of Famer Randy Johnson's name on a Phoenix freeway, which is permanently named for an Arizona soldier killed in combat during the Iraq war.
July 15, 2015
The Cholla Power Plant has been a source of contention for some time. The public comment period for the permit ended Tuesday.
July 15, 2015
A team trying to fly a solar-powered plane around the world said Wednesday it is suspending the journey in Hawaii after the plane suffered battery damage during its record-breaking flight to the islands.
July 15, 2015
SkyWest Airlines has been fined more than $1.2 million by the Federal Aviation Administration for failing to inspect some of its aircraft.
July 15, 2015
An Arizona State University history professor accused of plagiarism has terminated his consulting company's $268,000 contract with Phoenix.
July 15, 2015
It was a reunion for past and present planetary scientists of Lowell Observatory, where Pluto was discovered 85 years ago.
July 14, 2015
Current and former state treasurers are opposing the governor’s proposal to use money from the state’s land trust account to increase funding to K-12 education.
July 14, 2015
Nothing says romance quite like a bunch of people in a room arguing. A traveling debate forum coming to Phoenix poses the question, “Why is everyone here single?”
July 14, 2015
For non-physicians, the question “Is there a doctor in the house?” may not mean much. But for those who would answer “yes,” it means they’re working to help someone with some kind of medical emergency, often in improvised settings.
July 14, 2015
Special Forces will be gathering in several southwestern states, including Arizona, for a large-scale training operation.
July 14, 2015
As of tomorrow, the west Valley city of Buckeye will own the part of Global Water Company that operates in the city.
July 14, 2015
Veronica Bray is a Planetary Scientist at the University of Arizona and on the New Horizons mission.
July 14, 2015
A judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by state schools chief Diane Douglas. The suit had sought to clarify that she controls staffers for the Arizona Board of Education.
July 14, 2015
John McCain now has a Republican primary opponent in his bid for a sixth term next year.
July 14, 2015

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