KJZZ News

Doctors are taught that we shouldn’t practice medicine on family members — but who is family? KJZZ medical commentator Dr. Joseph Sirven considers the question.
Mar. 7, 2018
State lawmakers are moving to close a loophole that allows some people to escape serious punishment when they cause a serious car crash.
Mar. 7, 2018
Ranchers and livestock producers in Navajo and Apache counties may be eligible for 2018 drought disaster assistance, with something called the Livestock Forage Disaster Program, or LFP.
Mar. 6, 2018
Lawyers Ask Court to Declare Jailed Mexican Journalist
Human rights attorneys are fighting for a Mexican journalist jailed after seeking asylum in the United States to be freed from an immigration detention center in El Paso, Texas.
Mar. 6, 2018
Storytelling has been a part of the human experience for as long as anyone can remember. In his book, "The Written World: The Power of Stories to Shape People, History, Civilization," Harvard professor Martin Puchner writes about the continuing power of storytelling and why the classics endure.
Mar. 6, 2018
Schools have a hard time supplying feminine hygiene products for their students, and many families simply can’t afford them. So, Demetra Presley decided to do something about it.
Mar. 6, 2018
The Trump Administration recently announced infrastructure funding plans, but the approach is different from what we’ve seen in the past. And that has leaders in some larger U.S. cities and communities wondering what that could mean for some of their larger, more expensive and more impactful projects and proposals.
Mar. 6, 2018
North Korea has suggested it’s open to talks with the United States, which could include steps to curb North Korea’s nuclear program. Here to talk more about this latest development is Washington Post reporter Brian Murphy.
Mar. 6, 2018
"God's Army" plans to live off of Shadow Mountain, whether the City of Phoenix allows them to or not, to help raise homeless awareness.
Mar. 6, 2018
The latest round of talks for the North American Free Trade Agreement wrapped in Mexico City yesterday.
Mar. 6, 2018
Legal issues between Arizona utilities and solar companies have been brewing for several years. Now one of the suits — between Salt River Project and Tesla-owned SolarCity — could be on the road to a settlement. The U.S. Supreme Court has oral arguments in the case on its docket for this month.
Mar. 6, 2018
We’ve heard a lot in recent years about the need to get more girls into STEAM fields. That’s Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math. So, one local all-girls high school is doing something about it.
Mar. 6, 2018
A worldwide cacao shortage is making a lot of people nervous. One option to fill part of the void is popping up in Hawaii.
Mar. 6, 2018
Two Southern California cities, LA and Long Beach, are looking for ways to penalize trucking companies they say are underpaying drivers.
Mar. 6, 2018
Since 2004, Grand Canyon University has been a for-profit university, a move in response to the crushing $20 million debt the school once held.
Mar. 6, 2018
A new committee Tuesday re-selected Chasse Building Team, the original winners of the construction manager contract for the Cheyenne project.The AG's lawsuit claims the district broke the law in part because its architect, Brian Robichaux, was not licensed at the time and unfairly influenced the selection of construction companies.
Mar. 6, 2018
Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake joined MSNBC’s "Morning Joe" on Tuesday to criticize President Donald Trump’s plan to impose a 25 percent tariff on steel imports and 10 percent on aluminum.
Mar. 6, 2018
Three- to 5-year-olds are expelled from preschools at a rate three times higher than K-12 combined, according to a Yale University study.
Mar. 6, 2018
The Pulse: Should Tourists Go To Antarctica?
Antarctica is a place where you can see icebergs breaking apart. And, seeing that, it’s hard to ignore how climate change is affecting the planet. Visitors contribute to that climate change and melting ice. Getting there involves flying somewhere and taking a ship.
Mar. 6, 2018
The Takeaway: With Presidential Shift, An Uncertain Future For The Chinese Communist Party
Nearly 3,000 delegates from across China are gathering in Beijing for the nation's annual parliamentary meeting. The biggest news out of the National People’s Congress is the abolition of term limits for the presidency, a move that could undermine the Chinese Communist Party. But there are other signs of how China is shifting towards the future.
Mar. 6, 2018

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