KJZZ News

The recount in Arizona’s 2nd Congressional District race is underway in Pima County. Republican Martha McSally beat Democrat Ron Barber by just 161 votes, triggering the recount.
Dec. 4, 2014
Arizona joined with 37 other states this week, in asking the Federal Trade Commission to update something called the Telemarketing Sales Rule.
Dec. 4, 2014
The University of Arizona Athletic Department is taking a creative approach to ensure student athletes show up to class.
Dec. 4, 2014
Almost all regulation of nonprofit fundraising activities in Arizona was removed last year, but a state lawmaker says some of the changes may have been an oversight.
Dec. 4, 2014
Officials from the U.S. Census Bureau are preparing for a data collection test in Maricopa County next year. They’ll reach out to 1.6 million homes in the Valley in an attempt to try out new technology and management practices.
Dec. 4, 2014
Congress today voted to approve the National Defense Authorization Act, which funds the Defense Department. More than a thousand pages into that bill is a provision authorizing a land exchange, which would allow a mining company to drill for Copper near Superior.
Dec. 4, 2014
The Arizona Game and Fish Department will be conducting wildlife roadblocks this weekend. The move was timed with the opening weekend of antlerless elk hunting season.
Dec. 4, 2014
Despite the increasing number of states allowing same-sex marriage, the country’s largest American Indian reservation does not.
Dec. 4, 2014
Are you done with your holiday shopping yet? Based on when some stores started their Black Friday deals, you could have been done before your turkey was fully digested.
Dec. 4, 2014
Personalized medicine has become a popular buzz word in the healthcare field, but researchers at ASU and IBM are hoping to make things a lot more personal.
Dec. 4, 2014
Arizona Sen. John McCain is blocking confirmation of President Barack Obama’s nominee to be the nation’s second-ranked diplomat.
Dec. 4, 2014
Rain continues to fall in the Valley today. So far we’ve seen about a quarter to a third of an inch.
Dec. 4, 2014
After a year of debate the Tempe Union governing board passed a sex education curriculum Wednesday night.
Dec. 4, 2014
The Scottsdale police labor organization raises hundreds of thousands of dollars for needy kids every year, but two-thirds of the money goes straight to a for-profit telemarketing firm.
Dec. 3, 2014
Officials from the U.S. Census Bureau are preparing for a data collection test in Maricopa County in 2015.
Dec. 3, 2014
A new job posting to fill U.S. Border Patrol agent positions along the Southwest border is exclusively open to female applicants.
Dec. 3, 2014
A previously dead copper mining project in southeastern Arizona is back up for the debate.
Dec. 3, 2014
A train crossing in the middle of the city of Maricopa is creating traffic jams on State Route 347. But a proposed bridge would reduce congestion on the busy road.
Dec. 3, 2014
The Phoenix area has one of the highest rates of so-called disconnected youth in the country. Those are 16 to 24-year-olds who are neither working nor in school.
Dec. 3, 2014
Tempe is looking to add to its transit system. Valley Metro has recommended a three mile route for a modern streetcar.
Dec. 3, 2014

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