KJZZ News

New research finds Arizona businesses announced 3,000 renewable energy-related jobs during the second quarter. However, most of those are in construction.
September 03, 2014
Surplus military equipment has been available to local law enforcement for decades. But in recent years, agencies have been getting more and more big-ticket items once used by American troops. That includes more than 100 agencies here in Arizona.
September 02, 2014
Last month a plane landed in El Salvador carrying women and children deported from a New Mexico detention facility. But a day later, lawyers filed a lawsuit alleging women held there were denied due process.
September 02, 2014
Poll workers used new technology during last Tuesday’s primary election.
September 02, 2014
Arizona House Speaker Andy Tobin has unofficially won the Republican primary for Arizona's 1st Congressional District after opponent Gary Kiehne conceded the race to him Tuesday.
September 02, 2014
Mexico’s president has announced the construction of a new international airport for the capital city, saying it will quadruple the capacity of the current one.
September 02, 2014
Republicans in Yavapai County will be remembering the 50th anniversary this week of Barry Goldwater’s tradition of launching his political campaigns in Prescott.
September 02, 2014
A different kind of labor was the focus of a Labor Day protest at Tempe Beach Park on Monday.
September 02, 2014
Nearly 60,000 uninsured Arizonans may be eligible for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act during a special enrollment period, according to a report from Enroll America.
September 02, 2014
The Grand Canyon is a place of breathtaking beauty and environmental, educational and science programs. But park officials are making widespread cuts to those programs, and the reasons why are complicated.
September 02, 2014
The Labor Day weekend kept law enforcement busy as they searched for impaired drivers.
September 02, 2014
Wildfires are still burning across the state, but Arizona’s fire season is considered mostly over.
September 02, 2014
Kia Motors says it’s opening a major car factory in Mexico. Production at the plant will start sometime in 2016.
September 01, 2014
Author and reporter Charles Bowden, best known for writing about life along the U.S.-Mexico border, has died.
September 01, 2014
Meteorologists are seeing a warming trend in the Pacific Ocean. Experts say odds are good that we’ll see a moderate El Niño weather pattern this fall and winter.
September 01, 2014
A study published in the American Cancer Society’s journal, “Cancer,” shows getting patients into primary care increased their chances of being screened for cervical, colorectal and breast cancer regardless of the reimbursement rates for those screenings.
September 01, 2014
The University of Arizona is recruiting people with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease to be part of a national research study.
September 01, 2014
The high today is 5 degrees higher than the average for this date, at 109 degrees. That means everyone out celebrating Labor Day will have to take some extra precautions from the sun.
September 01, 2014
McCain said ISIS presents a much bigger threat to the United States than has been recognized.
September 01, 2014
Expect more changes on the Valley’s light rail in the coming years. The change will make life considerably easier for people with disabilities.
September 01, 2014

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