KJZZ News

The number of businesses owned by Hispanic women has tripled in the past eight years, according to the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
Oct. 15, 2015
Less than 1 percent of immigrant arrests made by the U.S. Border Patrol in Arizona happen at the various inland checkpoints, according to a new report.
Oct. 15, 2015
The U.S. Department of Education has new recommendations for how to improve education for Native American students. The ideas are included in a new report, following a nationwide listening tour.
Oct. 15, 2015
Listen to the sounds of Ruben Lopez playing dodgeball with the National Dodgeball Organization in Phoenix.
Oct. 15, 2015
Representatives of approximately 45 different Native American tribal communities will be in Phoenix this week for the first National Native American Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia.
Oct. 15, 2015
Enrollment in and spending on Medicaid programs both increased during this past fiscal year.
Oct. 15, 2015
A legislative committee is looking into the possibility of making membership in the Arizona State Bar voluntary for attorneys.
Oct. 15, 2015
Three former world leaders, including former Mexican president Vicente Fox, spoke to a group of Peoria High School seniors Thursday on leadership and world affairs.
Oct. 15, 2015
Some of Arizona’s top officials gathered at the Biltmore Hotel in Phoenix for a global forum on national security and economic prosperity.
Oct. 15, 2015
Teens are more apt to keep their focus on their phone than on the road, according to results of a focus group of 60 teens from three Valley high schools.
Oct. 15, 2015
The collection lures scholars from all over the world. It has been around for more than 35 years. Today it’s considered one-of-a-kind.
Oct. 15, 2015
More foreign travelers are passing through the Scottsdale Municipal Airport. The airport’s customs office is processing 53 percent more aircraft than it did in 2014.
Oct. 15, 2015
The United States could experience one of the three strongest El Niño weather events this winter. But the higher-than-average rains predicted will not fully eliminate Arizona’s drought deficits.
Oct. 15, 2015
Turf Paradise opens the gates this weekend on its 60th anniversary season. Horsemen and track operators feel the sport of kings still has a castle in Phoenix.
Oct. 15, 2015
Arizona schools chief Diane Douglas is sending a warning of sorts to potential future Arizona Board of Education employees: you could be out of a job.
Oct. 15, 2015
The Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department has lifted its ban on open charcoal and wood fires in the city’s mountain and desert preserves.
Oct. 15, 2015
Poor Arizona families receiving federal benefits may find themselves cut from the program next year.
Oct. 14, 2015
A study done by a Glendale traffic engineer showed the plan would cost Glendale $4.5 million.
Oct. 14, 2015
The birthrate in two polygamous towns along the Arizona-Utah border plummeted after a decree from the jailed leader of a fundamentalist sect.
Oct. 14, 2015
A popular reservoir in Prescott has long been plagued by accumulating pollutants on the lake bed. While residents and the city want cleanup to happen soon, a new settlement will delay any action for now.
Oct. 14, 2015

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