KJZZ News

The cost of gas is continuing to drop across the state and the country. At $2.66 per gallon this week, Arizona hasn’t seen prices this low in four years.
December 05, 2014
A large nursing home chain is the subject of a new lawsuit filed by New Mexico Attorney General Gary King. State officials allege facility management profited by skimping on staff.
December 05, 2014
Protesters took to the streets in Phoenix last night to express their frustration over the shooting death earlier this week of Rumain Brisbon. This comes on the heels of protests across the country over decisions not to indict police officers in New York City and Ferguson, Missouri, for the killings of unarmed African American men.
December 05, 2014
It’s been known as “the sweet science,” but many of us just think of it as a sport where two people punch each other. But some boxers help support their fellow fighters, inside and outside the ring.
December 05, 2014
Governor Jan Brewer announced yesterday afternoon Arizona would join the multi-state lawsuit that aims to overturn President Obama’s recent executive actions on immigration.
December 05, 2014
Wellness through storytelling, that’s one of the goals of an event Saturday called The Gathering of Native Americans Winter Storytelling Workshop.
December 05, 2014
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is one step closer to facing contempt charges for not following a federal judge’s orders after that judge found the sheriff’s office had systematically racially profiled Latinos.
December 05, 2014
Sheriff’s Deputies in Southern Utah are serving evictions today on several homes in Hilldale, part of Warren Jeffs’ polygamous sect.
December 05, 2014
The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office has arrested seven people in what it says has been a series of targeted burglaries. The Sheriff’s Office said the burglaries were targeting the homes of seasonal visitors to Arizona City and those of people listed in the obituaries.
December 05, 2014
State health department epidemiologist Jessica Rigler says the H3N2 strain is mutating, making the vaccine ineffective against it about 50 percent of the time, but there is no sign of the strain in Arizona so far.
December 05, 2014
A U.S. flag that flew on the USS Arizona when it sank during the Pearl Harbor attack will be displayed at the Arizona Capitol Museum starting Sunday.
December 05, 2014
A former Maricopa County Sheriff’s Deputy who died of suicide in May had illegal drugs in his system, according to autopsy records.
December 05, 2014
The research and development manager at Sandia National Laboratories has been tapped to take over recovery efforts at the federal government's troubled nuclear waste repository in southern New Mexico.
December 05, 2014
The Tempe City Council is negotiating with a Chicago-based development company to redevelop the old Hayden Flour Mill.
December 05, 2014
Arizona is joining a lawsuit that challenges the Obama administration's recently announced executive actions on immigration.
December 05, 2014
Governors of 8 western states will be meeting is Las Vegas this weekend to talk about water. They’re expected to discuss collection options like dams and diversions.
December 05, 2014
First, it was "Star Wars." Now it’s "Finding Nemo." The animated Disney mega hit is about to be second movie ever to be dubbed into the Navajo language.
December 05, 2014
The federal judge presiding over the racial profiling case against Sheriff Joe Arpaio wants to start contempt proceedings against the sheriff for failing to comply with his orders. But the judge has invited lawyers from both sides to weigh in first.
December 04, 2014
A fun run sponsored by the Tempe Police Department scheduled for Saturday has been canceled. The Tempe Police chief cited recent incidents in Ferguson, New York City and other cities across the country for the cancellation.
December 04, 2014
Arizona joined with 37 other states this week, in asking the Federal Trade Commission to update something called the Telemarketing Sales Rule.
December 04, 2014

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