KJZZ News

Gov. Doug Ducey
Top government and business leaders from Arizona and Mexico will meet in Hermosillo this week for an annual bi-lateral event.
Dec. 1, 2016
Bears Ears
In his last days in office President Obama still has the power to make significant changes to the southwest.
Dec. 1, 2016
Arizona Treasurer Jeff DeWit
President-elect Donald Trump has named Arizona House spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham to a press relations post on his transition team and added state Treasurer Jeff DeWit as a special adviser for operations.
Dec. 1, 2016
Students and teachers at the Paradise Valley School District are supporting research at Stanford University. And some of them are doing it in their sleep.
Dec. 1, 2016
Fall is the start of a new fiscal year for colleges and universities, and if trends continue, this year’s revenue for many schools will be lower than last year.
Dec. 1, 2016
City officials have agreed to allow a non-decorated natural Christmas tree atop Phoenix's Camelback Mountain through New Year's Day.
Dec. 1, 2016
Election Ballot
During the presidential campaign, Trump called for a ban on Muslims. His current transition team has spoken of potentially creating a Muslim registry and has even highlighted one of America’s darkest eras in history, the internment of Japanese, as a potential model. All this talk has had an impact on members of the Islamic community in Arizona.
Dec. 1, 2016
Tempe firefighters
Medical researchers at the University of Arizona's College of Public Health will use new funding from the federal government to design a long-term study of the causes of cancer in firefighters.
Dec. 1, 2016
Tonto Forest
Fossil Creek is a popular destination. Clear blue-green water, lush vegetation and wildlife attract tens of thousands of visitors every year. And the effects have become painfully obvious.
Dec. 1, 2016
Department of Justice logo
The federal government has contracts with more than 180 privately run halfway houses across the country. There are at least seven in Arizona located in Phoenix, Tucson and Florence.
Nov. 30, 2016
Two days after the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community announced plans to partner with Arizona’s professional soccer club to build a new stadium, the government welcomes a healthcare company.
Nov. 30, 2016
writing pen
Author H.G. Wells is known for an array of popular stories that have stood the test of, well, time, including "The Time Machine," "The War of the Worlds" and "The Invisible Man."
Nov. 30, 2016
inmates
Lawmakers across the country — including Arizona — have seriously discussed the concept of sentencing reform to modify how long convicted felons have to serve, depending upon what sort of crime they’ve committed.
Nov. 30, 2016
Gloria Feldt
Gloria Feldt became nationally known for the impact she had as president and CEO of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America.
Nov. 30, 2016
Diane Douglas
On Tuesday afternoon, Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas unveiled her proposal for improving K-12 education in Arizona.
Nov. 30, 2016
Many Democratic elected officials were alarmed by Donald Trump’s victory in the presidential race, and some have been very vocal in expressing their lack of interest in working with him—even on proposed priorities like infrastructure.
Nov. 30, 2016
Psyche mission
A rare asteroid made of metal may have water on it, according to the discovery made by a planetary scientist in Flagstaff.
Nov. 30, 2016
Hadza people
Moderate to vigorous physical activity is a strong predictor of heart health. University of Arizona research shows that indigenous hunter-gatherers in Tanzania’s high level of physical activity means their risk of heart disease is low.
Nov. 30, 2016
 grove of citrus trees
Citrus is a foundational industry in Arizona and Florida, and an acquisition announced Monday is bringing the two locations closer.
Nov. 30, 2016
Tracie Ervin catches up with her daughter, Megan, 9.
We recently introduced you to three Arizona teachers, some with years of experience and some just beginning their education career. So how does a first-year teacher in a public district school learn to balance life, work and parenting her own children? It's the next part of our ongoing series “Inside Arizona Classrooms."
Nov. 30, 2016

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