KJZZ News

Mesa residents are suing the city, state and Arizona Department of Transportation over damages from the Sept. 8 rainstorm.
November 19, 2014
The city of Phoenix is saving millions at the gas pump.
November 19, 2014
Some Navajo Nation members want power plants on tribal land to meet the same carbon dioxide standards as the state under a new federal clean air proposal.
November 19, 2014
Last week in the New York Times, National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver wrote an op-ed calling for an increase in legalized sports gambling.
November 19, 2014
Archaeologist William Saturno was in the Valley for a presentation at Glendale Community College and we talked about his career, including how similar it is to Indiana Jones’.
November 19, 2014
Republican Superintendent of Public Instruction-elect Diane Douglas beat most odds in winning her new position.
November 19, 2014
In the November issue of Phoenix Magazine, managing editor Niki D’Andrea zeroes in on the impact of one especially iconic Tempe guitarist and songwriter, the late Doug Hopkins of the Gin Blossoms.
November 19, 2014
Arizona is once again staring at a huge budget deficit. We spoke with Eileen Klein, president of the Arizona Board of Regents and former chief of staff for Gov. Jan Brewer.
November 19, 2014
The population of immigrants who lack legal status in the U.S. has remained steady over the past several years. The number of immigration court filings, however, increased by more than 12 percent last year.
November 19, 2014
Court documents show the Valley mother who allegedly left her kids in a car while she went to a job interview is spending large amounts of the money donated to her.
November 19, 2014
Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to hear a case about a voter-approved law that denies bail to undocumented immigrants.
November 19, 2014
Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne has agreed to pay a $10,000 fine from his own funds to settle allegations from the Citizens Clean Elections Commission that he used his campaign staff on his failed re-election campaign.
November 19, 2014
More than two dozen American Indian tribes are teaming up with a tourism group and the National Park Service to tell a new story for travelers along historic Route 66.
November 19, 2014
A Maricopa County detention officer, who returned from a visit to his home country, Sierra Leone, three weeks ago, is back on the job after being quarantined for 21 days out of concerns about Ebola.
November 19, 2014
The Arizona Court of Appeals says the state’s school funding system is not unconstitutional. They upheld a lower court’s ruling that charter schools and traditional public schools are not entitled to the same state funding.
November 19, 2014
Federal officials are holding a hearing Wednesday in Phoenix on a plan to cut carbon dioxide emissions from four power plants on tribal land.
November 19, 2014
As California continues to try new ways to deal with the ongoing drought, one city has agreed to advance a $2.5-billion plan to recycle wastewater for drinking.
November 19, 2014
It’s not illegal to BASE jump in Phoenix, but it’s not legal either. Unlike the federal government, Phoenix doesn’t regulate the extreme sport at its parks. For years BASE jumpers have leaped without any regulations.
November 19, 2014
Phoenix will soon allow business owners to convert parking spaces in front of their store into mini parks.
November 18, 2014
The Colossal Cave Mountain Park near Tucson is getting an infusion of much-needed cash for repairs and operations. The Pima County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to temporarily help the park while it searches for a new private firm to manage the property.
November 18, 2014

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