KJZZ News

Workers install solar panels
Donald Trump’s victory and the impending Republican majority in Congress means the Obama administration’s initiative to cut greenhouse gas emissions, the Clean Power Plan, is almost certainly in jeopardy.
Nov. 17, 2016
Flagstaff Police Department
Flagstaff police say an officer is being investigated and placed on administrative leave after video surfaced that shows him punching a woman in the face during an arrest.
Nov. 17, 2016
Brent Farley
A man pleaded guilty Wednesday to a reduced charge involving last year's incident in which nearly a dozen armed bounty hunters looking for a fugitive swarmed the home of Phoenix's police chief.
Nov. 17, 2016
After a contentious election, a bipartisan group of national leaders has issued a joint statement calling on the restoration of civility.
Nov. 17, 2016
Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station
The Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station's operator says employees completed a recent refueling and maintenance outage of one of the plant's three reactor units in record time.
Nov. 17, 2016
Leslie Allen Merritt Jr.
A gun belonging to the former suspect in a series of Phoenix freeway shootings last year has undergone a second independent ballistics examination.
Nov. 17, 2016
United States Air Force
The Bureau of Land Management has a new interpretive site in the Arizona desert where the U.S. Air Force formerly had an underground launch silo for a nuclear-tipped intercontinental missile during much of the Cold War.
Nov. 17, 2016
proposition 206
A judge has thrown out part of the challenge to a new state law that bars cities and towns from telling private employers what fringe benefits and paid time off they have to provide for workers.
Nov. 17, 2016
asu site
Arizona State University plans to transform a neglected corner of Mill Avenue and University Drive, but needs permission from the Arizona Board of Regents before it can proceed.
Nov. 17, 2016
telescope
The term “Project Blue Book” is the phrase from the 1950s and 60s used by the government to describe unidentified flying objects. But, a new space mission called “Project Blue” is focused on identifying life on other planets.
Nov. 17, 2016
young client at Roy's Barbershop
The sound of buzzing clippers and snipping scissors couldn’t drown out the sounds of schoolchildren crowded into the waiting area of Roy’s Barbershop near 19th Avenue and Osborn Road. They were invited to participate in the launch of a Little Free Library.
Nov. 16, 2016
Colorado City sign
The board that oversees Arizona law enforcement has taken another step toward decertifying six police officers with the Colorado City Marshal’s Office.
Nov. 16, 2016
The recently-completed election and the lengthy campaign leading up to it indicated that the partisanship we’ve seen growing in the United States seems to have cemented even more.
Nov. 16, 2016
Mars
Mars has been the place that people from multiple nations and representing many age groups have dreamed about going to.
Nov. 16, 2016
Paul Penzone
Last Tuesday, Penzone beat Arpaio, knocking America’s so-called "toughest sheriff" out of a position he’s held for 24 years.
Nov. 16, 2016
Adrian Fontes
Adrian Fontes defeated longtime Maricopa County Recorder Helen Purcell and will take over the position in January.
Nov. 16, 2016
annual report
The number of preventable child deaths caused by maltreatment in Arizona continues to climb, according to findings from the new Child Fatality Review.
Nov. 16, 2016
Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Maricopa County decisively voted against Sheriff Joe Arpaio. Yet tens of thousands of those same voters helped elect Arpaio’s ally Donald Trump president. A Trump White House could have a profound impact on the embattled sheriff's legacy.
Nov. 16, 2016
roadside sign
A federal judge in El Paso is scheduled to decide on Friday whether to continue and expand upon a construction hold on a natural gas pipeline near the U.S./Mexico border.
Nov. 16, 2016
parked cars
Ride-sharing is not the only trend changing the way Americans get around. Electric cars are increasing in popularity nationwide, but an announcement Tuesday is holding up some progress in the West.
Nov. 16, 2016

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