KJZZ News

Felicia Campbell
Food criticism is usually about reviews and lists. But Felicia Campbell wants to do things a little differently.
May. 23, 2017
inside an airplane
We’ve seen months of outrageous airline disasters taking over our news feeds. Afterward, there’s consumer outrage but when do consumers finally reach a breaking point?
May. 23, 2017
Textbooks, school, education
U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has a long history of supporting school choice — including school vouchers and charter schools — stemming back to her time as chair of the American Federation for Children, a school choice advocacy organization.
May. 23, 2017
Gov. Doug Ducey
Gov. Doug Ducey has completed action on the remaining bills that were approved in the recently-finished legislative session. He signed 27 and vetoed 6. To learn more about a university funding measure that was approved and protection for student journalists that was vetoed, we spoke with Rachel Leingang of The Arizona Capitol Times.
May. 23, 2017
Phoenix City Hall
The city of Phoenix does a lot of business with private companies — from vending machines to police and fire gear, the contracts add up. And so do the lobbyists.
May. 23, 2017
Regina Revazova
How does that Sesame Street song go? Who are the people in your neighborhood? Or from Jules Dassin, who said: "There are 8 million stories in the naked city."
May. 23, 2017
The chancellor of the Maricopa County Community College District is reviewing recommendations for potential changes to the district’s athletic programs. Those recommendations have already caused some concern, especially when it comes to the future of the football teams.
May. 23, 2017
DiamondbacksBaseballChaseField
The Diamondbacks are making an offer they’re hoping you can’t refuse. For $50, you can get into all 25 home games in June and July.
May. 23, 2017
Thousands of Arizonans who have insurance through Health Net are no longer covered at one of the Valley’s large hospital chains.
May. 23, 2017
Maricopa County Board of Supervisors
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors has tentatively approved the county’s budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year. We talked about the $2.49 billion budget and its priorities — including public safety — with Denny Barney, chair of the Board of Supervisors.
May. 23, 2017
Mesa City Council
There were a lot of residents and advocates at the Mesa City Council meeting last night speaking out against this decision to privatize its jail operations. One advocate who has been voicing her opposition to this is former Coolidge City Council Member Emily Verdugo.
May. 23, 2017
Officials say almost 500 overdose reversals have already been carried out with naloxone in Arizona this year.
May. 23, 2017
Biochar is an additive used along with fertilizer to manage waste and store carbon in soil. Advocates say its use can slow climate change. But, a recent study casts doubt on its efficacy -- at least in certain climates.
May. 23, 2017
Maricopa County's Fourth Avenue Jail
Booking fees will likely increase but the impact on housing rates is still unknown after Mesa City Council approved a contract with private prison operator.
May. 23, 2017
It’s only May, but many are worried about the fate of a popular Phoenix holiday tradition. The top of Camelback Mountain might look less festive in the future.
May. 23, 2017
the takeaway logo
The proposed budget includes massive cuts to domestic spending, which is the opposite of what President Trump promised voters on the campaign trail.
May. 23, 2017
the takeaway logo
On Monday night, an explosion tore through an arena in the U.K. where pop star Ariana Grande was performing. At least 22 people were killed, and more than 50 people were injured.
May. 23, 2017
With a Monday night deadline, Gov. Doug Ducey signed several and vetoed a few of the remaining bills on his desk.
May. 23, 2017
gold coins
On his last day to sign bills into law for the session, Gov, Doug Ducey did an about face on collectible coins.
May. 23, 2017
Phoenix City Council
Phoenix city leaders will discuss new regulations for lobbyists. Current city code includes no punishment for those who ignore the rules.
May. 23, 2017

Pages