KJZZ News

Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton has announced new details about a bike share program that will cover three Valley cities.
October 28, 2013
Former Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi has been sentenced to three years in prison. The Republican will serve time for convictions on public corruption, money laundering and other charges.
October 28, 2013
The Maricopa County Attorney’s Office is appealing an immigration law decision from a federal judge.
October 28, 2013
Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne is touting a new poll that shows him ahead in his re-election bid.
October 28, 2013
Urban designers from across the country will be in Phoenix on Monday to share ideas to improve streets and public spaces.
October 28, 2013
A long-stalled forest restoration project in northern Arizona may finally start seeing some action early next year. The project is supposed to reduce wildfire risks across four forests in northern Arizona.
October 28, 2013
A Flagstaff man is recovering after becoming the first confirmed case in Coconino County during the 2013-14 flu season.
October 28, 2013
The roller-coasters at the Arizona State Fair are getting the ‘green light’ from safety inspectors.
October 28, 2013
Riders on the Valley’s light rail system were stuck for about an hour Thursday as a power failure stopped all trains. This was the first time something like this had happened.
October 25, 2013
Mexicans and Arizonans are joining together to fight crime in Phoenix. The Mexican Consulate and Phoenix Police Department are starting a program to improve lines of communication with the Latino community.
October 25, 2013
Sen. Ted Cruz aside, the government shutdown frustrated just about everyone, from tourists who wanted to visit national parks to people with chronic conditions who were worried about getting their medicine.
October 25, 2013
The concept of public art has been around for many decades, and for some it is controversial, and not because the art itself is designed to shock or offend. Some people simply wonder whether a community should put money toward it.
October 25, 2013
A Phoenix center once used as a meeting location during the farm workers labor movement in the 1960s could be included on the list of national historic parks. The National Park Service wants to honor farm workers union labor leader Cesar Chavez.
October 25, 2013
Is your town livable? If so, just how livable is it? According to Livability.com, only two Valley cities are among the top 100 best places to live, Tempe at number 43 and Scottsdale at 89.
October 25, 2013
Former Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi’s request for a new trial has been denied. A federal judge on Friday refused to reverse Renzi’s corruption convictions and will sentence the Flagstaff Republican next week.
October 25, 2013
The Tax Foundation recently released its annual State Business Climate index. It ranks all 50 states based on how business-friendly their tax systems are.
October 25, 2013
The Wildlife Conservation Society has discovered, somewhat accidentally it seems, that Andean Bears do not like to have their photos taken.
October 25, 2013
All light rail trains were motionless for more than an hour Thursday afternoon during an electrical power failure. The outage affected trains across all 20 miles of tracks.
October 24, 2013
Health and Human Service Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was in Phoenix Thursday to visit call centers where people can sign up for insurance under the Affordable Care Act. She addressed concerns about problems with the federal website and calls for her to resign.
October 24, 2013
Two Arizona nonprofit groups have been fined $1 million for campaign finance violations in California. California investigators said the groups are affiliated with the Koch Brothers who have donated millions of dollars to conservative political causes across the country.
October 24, 2013

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