KJZZ News

Sky Harbor
The man who was previously accused of damaging media broadcasting equipment has now been accused of also damaging electrical equipment at Sky Harbor Airport.
Mar. 29, 2017
Football field
The NFL is using laser technology to reduce the amount of cleat- and turf-related injuries. Roughly 60 percent of injuries are suffered in the lower body, and Dr. Jeff Crandall, chairman of the NFL’s Head, Neck and Spine engineering sub-committee, says that needs to change.
Mar. 29, 2017
Border wall
The federal government has extended its deadline to April 4 for pitches from businesses who want to help build the wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Mar. 29, 2017
Mesa Arts Center
The discipline of paleoanthropology is focused on learning about the origins of those who came before what we are now as humans. It typically uses fossils and other remains. One of the world’s best-known paleoanthropologists is Lee Berger.
Mar. 29, 2017
It might seem like common knowledge that there has been a longtime divide throughout history between science and religion. Those two things don’t go together, right? Well, one group of scientists says wrong.
Mar. 29, 2017
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The Final Four for the NCAA Men's Basketball Championship is all set. UNC returns for a record 20th time, Oregon made it for the second time, and newcomers South Carolina and Gonzaga round out the pack.
Mar. 29, 2017
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At the beginning of March, the Goldwater Institute filed a lawsuit against the city of Phoenix on behalf of popular downtown bar Angels Trumpet. Their argument? A deal they made to build a 19-story apartment building of smaller-than-average "micro" units violates the Arizona Constitution.
Mar. 29, 2017
Republican Party of Maricopa County
On Tuesday, we heard from two officials with the Maricopa County Democratic Party, who are reporting dramatic increases in the number of people showing up at events. So has that also been the case at the Maricopa County Republican Party?
Mar. 29, 2017
Since November’s election, there are some new Democratic faces among the leadership in Maricopa County. And today, the East Valley chapter of the NAACP is hosting a community forum featuring two of those new leaders: Maricopa County Sheriff Paul Penzone and the County Recorder Adrian Fontes.
Mar. 29, 2017
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Psychics have something going on, but that's not what we're talking about here. In this episode of Two Guys on Your Head, Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke talk about why we think people can read our minds, why they can't, and how we can have better interactions by recognizing what we need and asking for what we want.
Mar. 29, 2017
During the Great Recession, arts and cultural institutions across the country suffered – including museums, theaters and other performing arts. In the years since, some have fared better than others.
Mar. 29, 2017
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The internet is often perceived as the great democratizer and great equalizer, but one author argues that the networks we rely on are designed by elites, for elites.
Mar. 29, 2017
Navajo Generating Station
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke wants to give tribes more sovereignty when it comes to regulating industries such as coal. He spoke to reporters Wednesday after the Trump administration lifted a moratorium on federal coal leases.
Mar. 29, 2017
President Trump is directing the Environmental Protection Agency to revise or get rid of the most significant climate regulation of the Obama Administration — the Clean Power Plan.
Mar. 29, 2017
The American Medical Association just wrapped up a conference in the Valley, at which 32 medical schools talked about how to create the medical school of the future.
Mar. 29, 2017
Koki Machin
The Orion project is planned to take humans to Mars, but before that can happen, NASA wants to send astronauts to the moon for the first time in decades. The space agency recently came to Yuma Proving Ground to test the parachute system for that capsule.
Mar. 29, 2017
peregrine falcon pair
The department was outfitting the falcon nesting box atop a Maricopa County building at Third Avenue and Washington Street with an air-conditioning unit.
Mar. 29, 2017
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Wells Fargo agreed Tuesday to pay $110 million to settle a class-action lawsuit by customers. The settlement covers named plaintiffs in Arizona and California.
Mar. 29, 2017
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An Arizona man was among three storm chasers killed on their way to cover tornadoes tearing through west Texas.
Mar. 29, 2017
arizona ballot
Arizona’s Republican lawmakers in the Senate Appropriations Committee advanced a House bill Tuesday that would allow stricter guidelines to get citizens’ initiatives on the ballot.
Mar. 29, 2017

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