KJZZ News

Apache Junction city vehicles may soon look like moving advertisements if the city council decides to go forward with a proposal.
Jan. 22, 2015
Arizona’s public schools may go a few years without letter grades. The state Board of Education wants to look at how they’re calculated and see if that needs to be changed.
Jan. 22, 2015
Globally, research estimates that several million people are currently in situations in which they’re being forced into sexual trafficking situations. And conventional wisdom says that type of exploitation increases around major sporting events.
Jan. 22, 2015
A bill introduced yesterday in the state legislature would set aside money to help children who are being sexually exploited online.
Jan. 22, 2015
Some Arizona law enforcement officials want to delay releasing the names of police officers involved in shootings.
Jan. 22, 2015
A woman in Maricopa County tested positive for measles last month after visiting Disneyland. That woman has since recovered, but health officials say some of those exposed are still in the incubation period.
Jan. 22, 2015
Super Bowl ticket holders are expected to come from all around the country.
Jan. 22, 2015
The Department of Child Safety is opening a new office in downtown Mesa.
Jan. 22, 2015
Border Patrol Agents have discovered a new cross border tunnel in Nogales.
Jan. 22, 2015
Arizona is among the states with the worst highway safety laws, according to a report by Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety.
Jan. 22, 2015
"Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" is the latest musical to hit the stage at Arizona State University's Gammage Theatre. It’s part of a long list of Broadway plays that is boosting attendance.
Jan. 22, 2015
Kathy Nakagawa is a Phoenix native and a third-generation Japanese-American. Her dad started growing vegetables in Arizona in the 1930s. But During World War Two, her parents were interned at the Poston War Relocation Camp in Yuma.
Jan. 22, 2015
Legislation that would automatically adjust state tax brackets every year to account for inflation is to get its first hearing before a House Committee on Thursday.
Jan. 22, 2015
Legislation that would deal with police officers involved in shootings is being proposed at the state capitol.
Jan. 22, 2015
Three measures about law enforcement transparency are being discussed at the Arizona capitol. Two have been introduced as bills. The other is expected to be formally proposed next week. It would allow departments to withhold the name of an officer involved in a shooting for up to 90 days.
Jan. 21, 2015
Arizona’s new school superintendent called on lawmakers and the governor to "stop the madness and put our children first."
Jan. 21, 2015
With the state staring at another significant shortfall, Governor Doug Ducey has decided that cutting millions from the state's public universities was one path to take.
Jan. 21, 2015
Abraham Lincoln is widely considered to be one of the best — if not the best — presidents in United States history.
Jan. 21, 2015
The legislative and judicial branches in Arizona don’t seem to have the most cordial of relations and a new proposal by a couple of Republican state lawmakers probably won’t help things.
Jan. 21, 2015
The Greater Phoenix Economic Council was formed a couple of decades ago, with at least the partial goal of diversifying the area's economy and bringing in attractive jobs from other places.
Jan. 21, 2015

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