KJZZ News

The Pima County Board of Supervisors discussed Tuesday morning different proposals to fund road repairs across the county. But, it seems one of those ideas, a sales tax increase, is headed to defeat.
Jun. 19, 2018
Arizona immigrants pushed back on Monday with a rally against the White House administration’s policy separating migrant parents from their children.
Jun. 19, 2018
The Trump administration’s “zero tolerance policy” has sparked intense controversy, as we’ve seen and heard cases of children being separated from their families. While Attorney General Jeff Sessions and others in the administration continue defending the policy fiercely, many others have strong critiques.
Jun. 19, 2018
The Pulse: At This Retirement Home, Chimps Are In Charge
The Cle Elum Chimp Sanctuary is just off a lightly traveled desert highway in central Washington state. The first thing I have to do is sign the paperwork saying that, if I die, I won’t sue the sanctuary. I’m not too worried.
Jun. 19, 2018
The Takeaway: The Anti-Migration Chorus Grows In The U.S., And Echoes In Germany
For the past four years, Elizabeth Schumacher, a domestic politics reporter for DW News in Germany, has been covering migration, and the rise of the far-right of Germany.
Jun. 19, 2018
Podcast Playlist: Caliphate
Who is it that ISIS appeals to, and why? New York Times reporter Rukmini Callimachi speaks with a former ISIS member (who goes by the jihadi nom de guerre Abu Huzaifa al-Kanadi) about how and why he joined the fold.
Jun. 19, 2018
A plan to generate money to fix roads in Pima County is not expected to pass.
Jun. 19, 2018
Nevada joins Arizona and 12 other states in asking the Environmental Protection Agency to keep the federal government out of regulation over the hardrock mining industry.
Jun. 18, 2018
The attorney for the U.S. House of Representatives has asked a federal judge to toss out a lawsuit against an Arizona congressman who blocked two constituents from his Facebook page.
Jun. 18, 2018
For the past six months, Salt River Project has sent waves of supervisors, linemen, engineers and designers to Puerto Rico to help restore power before a new hurricane strikes again.
Jun. 18, 2018
Republican Bob Worsley has served Legislative District 25 in Mesa since 2012.
Jun. 18, 2018
Pancreatic cancer is predicted to become the second deadliest cancer by 2020, but doctors from the University of Arizona Cancer Center are encouraged by a new study offering targeted treatment for the disease.
Jun. 18, 2018
A pair of parliamentary votes coming up in Europe could have big impacts in their respective countries.
Jun. 18, 2018
There are undoubtedly a lot of factors the Diamondbacks would consider when deciding about a potential new place to play, but if some other cities are a guide, the stadium itself may not necessarily be the only big consideration.
Jun. 18, 2018
The U.S. House is scheduled to take up two immigration reform bills this week, and both of them have DACA recipients — the so-called "DREAMers"— at the center. The DREAMers have the option of pursuing higher education or serving in the military.
Jun. 18, 2018
The Bachelor places one man in a resort-like mansion with 30 young women vying to find love and matrimony. The program is full of drama, emontions and a lot of drinking. So who wouldn’t want to try out to be a contestant?
Jun. 18, 2018
KJZZ producer and festival goer Amanda Luberto attended the first Lost Lake Festival last year. She thought this festival would be “the one" — but this year's event was cancelled. She shared her disappointment on The Show.
Jun. 18, 2018
National Park officials have asked people at the North Rim of the Grand Canyon to limit their water usage as crews work to fix a pump that supplies the water.
Jun. 18, 2018
Lost Lake Music Festival last year drew more than 45,000 fans to Steele Indian School Park in Phoenix. Ahead of this year’s version, organizers have announced they’re cancelling the event.
Jun. 18, 2018
Former Arizona Secretary of State Ken Bennett, an Arizona candidate for governor, does not have enough voter signatures to qualify to appear on the ballot, according to a recently filed lawsuit.
Jun. 18, 2018

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