KJZZ News

EPA
The Union of Concerned Scientists this week filed to sue the Environmental Protection Agency in federal court. The lawsuit is over an EPA policy that changes who can serve on its advisory boards.
Jan. 26, 2018
Las Vegas
The union representing tens of thousands of hotel workers in Las Vegas will ask casino-resort operators to give every housekeeper a "panic button" as it begins negotiating new contracts amid the #MeToo movement against sexual misconduct.
Jan. 26, 2018
The Arizona House has joined the state Senate in approving a proposal backed by Republican Gov. Doug Ducey designed to crack down on opioids and cut the number of overdose deaths.
Jan. 26, 2018
A state lawmaker wants to give Arizona voters a chance to decide if the current $10.50 an hour minimum wage is as high as it should go.
Jan. 26, 2018
Hiral Tipirneni and Brianna Westbrook
For the second night in a row, a debate was held in the special election to replace Trent Franks. This time, it was the Democrats’ turn.
Jan. 26, 2018
Dennis Deconcini and Sam Steiger ads
With talks of Arizona turning purple, does a moderate Democrat have a chance at a statewide election? This story looks back to see how Arizona’s past may mirror today’s politics.
Jan. 26, 2018
The Arizona Department of Transportation is warning drivers about significant closures on Interstate 10 this weekend.
Jan. 26, 2018
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President Donald Trump is speaking at the World Economic Forum on Friday morning in Davos, Switzerland. Aides say the president's speech is a pitch to do business in the United States, where Trump is working to foster a new climate of low taxes and limited regulations.
Jan. 26, 2018
navajo nation seal
More than six months after she was appointed to the Navajo Nation’s highest court, a new chief justice was confirmed by the Navajo Nation Council on Wednesday.
Jan. 26, 2018
The Maricopa County animal shelter in Mesa is taking desperate measures to contain an upper respiratory infection called Strep Zoo.
Jan. 25, 2018
Truck crosses border in Arizona
New safety course offered for truck drivers in Mexico leads to reduction of violations.
Jan. 25, 2018
Lettuce
Today, we’re used to being able to get whatever foods we want anytime. We can get strawberries in winter, grapefruit in the fall, lettuce year-round — no matter when they’re supposed to be harvested. But climate change might be throwing a wrench in those modern-day expectations.
Jan. 25, 2018
model train
Listen to the sounds of Alan Vincent running model trains with the Thunderbird Model Railroad Club.
Jan. 25, 2018
Language intended to stoke passion or even fear in some cases is a consistent part of America’s political history. From the nation’s founding to the Civil War to last November’s election, candidates have embraced what could be called apocalyptic rhetoric.
Jan. 25, 2018
The percentage of Americans without health insurance ticked up slightly in 2017, according to a Gallup Survey.
Jan. 25, 2018
IT department
Last month, the FCC took the anticipated step of overturning net neutrality on a 3-2 vote. And very soon, that means the system in place since 2015 will no longer be in effect.
Jan. 25, 2018
Glendale city logo
Glendale officials are debating what to do with money earmarked for transportation after the city council voted not to move forward with light rail.
Jan. 25, 2018
 tree rings
The North Atlantic jet stream has been changing over the last half century, as have extreme summer weather events in Europe, a University of Arizona-led team found.
Jan. 25, 2018
Border wall
Activists along the Mexican border say they are saving lives and now are being targeted by the Trump administration for their work and their activism. Joining me this morning are KJZZ's Fronteras Desk senior editor Michel Marizco and the Arizona Republic's border reporter Rafael Carranza.
Jan. 25, 2018
An annual look at the financial health of American cities has a bad prognosis for two in the Valley.
Jan. 25, 2018

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