KJZZ News

D.C. Makes Politicians Rich Long After Leaving Office
Mark Liebovich on his book "This Town."
May 7, 2014
How Much Does Arizona Have In Common With Washington, D.C.?
Arizona gets a lot of national attention for some of the interesting things happening at our state capitol.
May 7, 2014
Looking Ahead With The Fiesta Bowl
Earlier this week the Fiesta Bowl hired the full-time successor to former Executive Director Robert Shelton, who resigned in January.
May 7, 2014
Scottsdale E-Cigarette Maker On The FDAs Proposed Regulations
Last week, the Food and Drug Administration proposed regulations for e-cigarettes.
May 7, 2014
Facing Competition, Whole Foods Reduces Profit Outlook
Whole Foods investors have received some disappointing news.
May 7, 2014
Holocaust Museum Brings Hate Speech Presentation To The Valley
Michael Abramowitz of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum is in the Valley with a presentation called “Do Words Kill?”
May 7, 2014
Burning Weeds Creates House Fire Risk
Peoria residents are being warned against the dangers of burning weeds in their yards.
May 7, 2014
Firefighters Control Fire Near Prescott
Firefighters north of Prescott were able to respond quickly to a wildfire burning northeast of State Route 89 toward Chino Valley Tuesday afternoon.
May 7, 2014
Companies Try To Reduce Packaging Waste Without Jeopardizing Products
In 2012, containers and packaging made up the largest category of garbage in the United States, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. While packaging plays an important role in protecting products, companies and consumers are looking for ways to make it more sustainable.
May 7, 2014
American Airlines Signs Five-Year Lease In Tempe
Some good news for downtown Tempe. American Airlines will be keeping offices in the city for the next five years.
May 6, 2014
Vote Will Determine Partnership Between ASU, Papago Golf Course
The city-owned Papago Golf Course in Phoenix lost money for years until a change in management in 2011. Revenue has increased since then, but remodeling was never finished. A proposed agreement with ASU might get the course the green it needs.
May 6, 2014
SRP Installs New Clean Air Equipment At Northern Arizona Coal Plant
Salt River Project has finished installing new clean air technology at its coal-fired power plant in St. Johns, Ariz. The $470 million project meets EPA requirements to reduce haze over national parks in the Southwest.
May 6, 2014
Valley Housing Market Slow
The Valley’s housing market is likely in for a quiet year, according to at least one expert.
May 6, 2014
Chandler Police Seeking Suspect Involved in Shooting, Carjacking
Police in Chandler are looking for a 25-year-old Mesa man after an officer-involved shooting Monday afternoon.
May 6, 2014
Court: Scottsdale Cant Prosecute Public Drunkenness
The Arizona Court of Appeals says the city of Scottsdale cannot prosecute people for being incapacitated in public because they’re under the influence of alcohol.
May 6, 2014
Robrt Pela: Review of Pornozombies
There is no critiquing a play like The Pornozombies, now onstage at Nearly Naked Theatre.
May 6, 2014
The Hidden Value Of Donated Junk
Charities like Goodwill try to get every last penny out of your donations.
May 6, 2014
American Legion Asks VA Secretary Eric Shinseki To Resign
The American Legion is calling for the resignation of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki. The statement was released by the veterans group on Monday.
May 5, 2014
Lime Shortage Sours Cinco de Mayo For Restaurants
Valley restaurants are feeling the squeeze of the ongoing lime shortage in central Mexico. The shortage comes from a combination of bad weather, tree disease and extortion by drug cartels.
May 5, 2014
Mental Health Advocate Optimistic About Care In Arizona
Some mental health advocates in Arizona say they’re optimistic about care here - especially since a longstanding lawsuit on that issue has been resolved.
May 5, 2014

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