KJZZ News

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Doctors may start to get reimbursed for end-of-life care discussions with patients. Tuesday, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services proposed a change that would encourage physicians to start having these conversations with patients.
Jul. 9, 2015
Arizona Department of Health Services
In June, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services sent a letter to the hospital threatening to terminate its Medicare provider agreement. In it, CMS said the hospital did not meet four Conditions of Participation during an investigation.
Jul. 9, 2015
Wounded I Am More Awake: Finding Meaning after Terror book cover
Some Bosnian refugees here in Phoenix lost relatives in Srebrenica. Members of the Bosnian Muslim and Bosnian community in Phoenix will gather on Saturday to remember the 20th anniversary.
Jul. 9, 2015
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Sustainability isn’t a word usually associated with professional sports or college athletic programs.
Jul. 9, 2015
bowling
Listen to a summer bowling league at Let It Roll Bowl in Phoenix.
Jul. 9, 2015
We talked with Bryan Snider, a storm chaser and weather documentarian who gets especially excited about the monsoon.
Jul. 9, 2015
The Valley will be getting a new children’s hospital. Hacienda Children’s Hospital will open in Mesa later this month.
Jul. 9, 2015
If the council approves it, Tempe voters would see the issue on the ballot, possibly this coming March.
Jul. 9, 2015
Hualapai Mexican Vole
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed removing the Hualapai Mexican Vole from the list of endangered species. Genetic evidence suggests their numbers are more widespread in Arizona than previously believed.
Jul. 9, 2015
Arizona State Prison-Kingman
More than 1,100 inmates from a private prison near Kingman have been relocated after disturbances and riots left parts of the prison uninhabitable.
Jul. 9, 2015
The inmates are being moved because a large portion of the Hualupai Unit was damaged during multiple riots this past weekend.
Jul. 9, 2015
Mosquito fogging has been scheduled in the Phoenix metro. The summer’s first confirmed cases of West Nile Virus in Maricopa County were announced on Tuesday.
Jul. 9, 2015
A fire burning near Roosevelt Lake in eastern Arizona has prompted campground evacuations and the closure of two boat ramps.
Jul. 9, 2015
Vitomir Spiric
Twenty years have passed since Bosnian Serb forces killed more than 8,000 Muslim men and boys near Srebrenica in Eastern Bosnia during the Bosnian War, but many of the perpetrators have not yet been brought to justice.
Jul. 9, 2015
eggs
The Arizona Farm Bureau Federation said the cost of eggs is up more than $1 over the last three months to $3.23 per dozen.
Jul. 9, 2015
Mark Brnovich
Last week, Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey was on vacation. Soon after, Secretary of State Michelle Reagan left the state to attend a conference.
Jul. 9, 2015
Lake Mead
Water worries continue to grip the Southwest. But for one business near Lake Mead, the historic drought on the Colorado River is beginning to reveal underwater artifacts that few have ever seen.
Jul. 9, 2015
Sabrina Vasquez
The deputy director of the Arizona Board of Education is leaving for a new job at the University of Arizona as state schools chief Diane Douglas seeks a court's authority to fire her. Sabrina Vasquez announced Wednesday she was leaving to take a job with the University of Arizona.
Jul. 9, 2015
Downtown Superior
Since 1875, the town of Superior has relied on mining to drive its economy. That reliance has come at a cost though as many residents there have lived through several boom and bust cycles when nearby mines open and close. But town officials are now hoping to put an end to that cycle.
Jul. 9, 2015
Phoenix Police Department
This is the second time in the last two weeks that the Phoenix Police Department has been in the spotlight for this kind of misconduct.
Jul. 9, 2015

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