KJZZ News

When you call 911 across the Valley, your local law enforcement agency answers. If fire or medical help is needed, your call is transferred to the Phoenix Fire Department’s Regional Dispatch Center.
Jun. 18, 2018
Phoenix temperatures hit a record cool on Saturday with a high of 83 degrees. Chris Kuhlman is a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Phoenix. He said the previous record was 82, but the cool weather won’t last long.
Jun. 17, 2018
Police in Mesa say a self-driving Waymo vehicle was involved in a major crash Saturday night. The driver of the Waymo vehicle told Mesa police that the car was not in autonomous mode at the time of the crash.
Jun. 17, 2018
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich has announced a $100 million settlement with Citibank. This resolves allegations that Citibank manipulated an interest rate that affects financial instruments worth trillions of dollars.
Jun. 17, 2018
Promise Arizona is an organization that aims to promote the power of the Latino community in Arizona. The group will host a “Rally for Migrants” Sunday night, highlighting the separation of immigrant families.
Jun. 17, 2018
As Father’s Day weekend begins, Arizona’s state and federal lawmakers are sounding off about immigration legislation.
Jun. 17, 2018
Burton Barr Central Library reopened in Phoenix on Saturday, June 16. Last July, a pipe burst and flooded the building, causing it to close for nearly a year. In addition to necessary repairs, the renovated library features some expanded and upgraded sections.
Jun. 16, 2018
There are dangers traveling in Arizona’s high country during June as more motorists and wildlife hit the road. During the summer, animal-related crashes increase in rural areas.
Jun. 16, 2018
About 2,000 kids were separated from their families at the border from mid-April through the end of May. Prosecutions have spiked since U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced a zero-tolerance policy for illegal border crossings in early April.
Jun. 15, 2018
House Speaker J. D. Mesnard has dissolved a committee tasked with producing legislative reform ideas for the criminal justice system.
Jun. 15, 2018
There's a long-standing soccer rivalry between Mexico and the U.S., and fans won't easily change their loyalty.
Jun. 15, 2018
A judge ruled Friday that Republican Don Shooter legally qualifies to run for the state Senate from Yuma. Shooter was ousted from the Arizona House after a sexual harassment investigation.
Jun. 15, 2018
According to a new study based on data from the National Center for Education Statistics, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott is the number one school in Arizona for job placement after graduation
Jun. 15, 2018
Discussing the week in news with former legislative leader Chad Campbell, senior vice president at Strategies 360, and Jon Gabriel, editor in chief of Ricochet.com and a contributor to the Arizona Republic.
Jun. 15, 2018
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey announced funding for a major project to build out the road leading to Arizona’s largest shipping port of entry at the Mexican border. Ducey announced the funding of $134 million to build out the highway leading from the Mariposa Port of Entry out to Interstate 19.
Jun. 15, 2018
Wyoming’s Game and Fish Commission has decided the time is right to allow grizzly hunting. This fall, it will be legal for the bears to be shot for sport on public and private lands just beyond Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks.
Jun. 15, 2018
“The security challenges the U.S. confronts are spread across the globe and are as complex as any the country has faced since infancy.” That’s from the introduction to a new book called "Rise of the Revisionists: Russia, China and Iran."
Jun. 15, 2018
There’s been no shortage of reactions from the art and music worlds to the current state of American politics. Spencer Kornhaber argues the reaction this time is different than in the past.
Jun. 15, 2018
In the book "Undocumented Lives: The Untold Story of Mexican Migration," Ana Raquel Minian looks at myths about Mexican migrants and what changed from the 1960s through the 1980s.
Jun. 15, 2018
The Pulse: Zebrafish Are The New Lab Rats
At the University of Calgary, scientists are using zebrafish in the lab in hopes of speeding up the drug discovery process. Neuroscientist Deborah Kurrasch and her team at the Cumming School of Medicine raise zebrafish to use in early phase research.
Jun. 15, 2018

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