KJZZ News

Education officials are hoping more Arizona kids take advantage of summer reading programs that can bridge the gap, limiting what can be a dramatic loss of skills.
June 23, 2014
We brought back Leszek Pawlowicz, our resident quiz master who has won a Jeopardy! Tournament of Champions.
June 23, 2014
Industry experts say 3D printing technology promises to be a disruptive force within the manufacturing industry. Now a car company in the Phoenix area is trying to get involved.
June 23, 2014
The Obama administration said it will open new detention facilities to house immigrant families caught crossing the United States border illegally. The spot for one has already been chosen in southern New Mexico.
June 20, 2014
Public recreation areas in Oak Creek Canyon north of Sedona will close early in July and will stay closed throughout the rest of the summer. The closure is scheduled to start on July 7 to accommodate holiday travel, but will close earlier if the rain comes.
June 20, 2014
Unless you’re a smoker of cigars or traditional cigarettes, it might seem like there are a lot fewer people lighting up.
June 20, 2014
For a lot of us, lazy Sunday mornings have started with a peek at the comics — from generations that loved Little Orphan Annie and Dick Tracy to Peanuts to Calvin and Hobbes.
June 20, 2014
It's been about two months since the open enrollment period for buying insurance under the Affordable Care Act closed. But that law doesn't cover everyone.
June 20, 2014
Online pseudonyms aren’t just for private citizens anymore. Public officials use them, too — or at least Arizona’s Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal does.
June 20, 2014
Firefighters have made significant strides in a wildfire that has consumed more than 21 square miles of forest and grazing land on the Navajo Nation.
June 20, 2014
The owner of a Phoenix auto body shop has been convicted of fraud and forgery for ordering his employees to add additional damage to wrecked vehicles brought into his business.
June 20, 2014
Libertarian Party candidate Barry Hess will be on the ballot in the Arizona governor's race.
June 20, 2014
The Arizona Department of Transportation has made some changes to IDs in the state, which could affect travelers headed to the airport.
June 20, 2014
Pity the poor scorpion. Wait … pity? … the scorpion?
June 20, 2014
An Arizona man was sentenced Friday to four years in prison for leaving his infant son unattended inside a hot car for several hours without air conditioning last summer.
June 20, 2014
Arizona’s unemployment rate dropped slightly last month on a seasonally adjusted basis, but a separate survey of employers shows the number of people actually working in the private sector last month declined by 800 from the month before.
June 20, 2014
A man in his mid-60s has become Maricopa County’s first heat-related death of the year.
June 20, 2014
Coronado National Forest officials are managing a lightning-caused wildfire in the Galiuro Mountains near Safford.
June 20, 2014
The U.S. House of Representatives has approved a measure that will extend the military’s A-10 jet program for another year. The proposal is co-sponsored by Arizona Rep. Ron Barber who wants to keep the jet flying at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.
June 20, 2014
The federal government says drones will not be allowed in national parks. The National Park Service says the unmanned aircraft have been temporarily banned until an impact study is completed.
June 20, 2014

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