KJZZ News

Willis Towers Watson opened its technology hub and service center on Tuesday.The 92,000 square foot center will house customer service representatives handling insurance accounts, benefit advisors and software engineers.
Aug. 30, 2016
As floods in Baton Rouge remind us, weather and climate can have devastating impacts on our cities. To try to mitigate those effects, a group of scientists from 17 institutions around the U.S. and Latin America are trying to figure out ways to build more resilient infrastructure.
Aug. 30, 2016
Every year for the past 25 years, "The Princeton Review" has been putting out a book ranking what the company says are the country’s best colleges in a wide variety of categories – from “Great Financial Aid” to “Happiest Students” to, yes, “Party Schools.” But, one way you will not see them rank colleges is from the best to the worst.
Aug. 30, 2016
America’s opiate epidemic has been well documented, and Arizona is not immune from that. Public health officials are working on ways to combat the problem, and some of the underlying issues, as well.
Aug. 30, 2016
The governing body of the Gila River Indian Community has voted unanimously to appeal a recent court decision allowing construction of a freeway that would run through land the tribe holds sacred.
Aug. 30, 2016
The Safeguard Tribal Objects of Patrimony, or STOP Act, would increase penalties under an existing law that aims to get items back to the tribes to whom they belong.
Aug. 30, 2016
The German pilot who deliberately flew an airliner filled with passengers into a mountainside last year was trained in Arizona.
Aug. 30, 2016
Polls are open until 7 tonight, and we’ll start getting results around 8. Joining KJZZ's The Show to talk about primary-related issues is Dan Hunting, a senior policy analyst at the Morrison Institute for Public Policy at ASU.
Aug. 30, 2016
The Campaign to Regulate Marijuana like Alcohol is suing the state’s chief election official for what it calls errors in the ballot language.
Aug. 30, 2016
Every year for the past 25 years, The Princeton Review has been putting out a book ranking what the company says are the country’s best colleges in a wide variety of categories— from Great Financial Aid to Happiest Students to, yes, Party Schools.
Aug. 30, 2016
Mexican students beginning this fall semester at New Mexico State University are getting a big break on tuition. The school has slashed their out-of-state rate by half.
Aug. 30, 2016
Voting sign
While state officials claim there was no harm done, cyber security experts say more fortification is needed.
Aug. 30, 2016
As a result of new DNA technology, police were able to identify the two victims as Baltazar Lopez and Azaren Cordova, both 36-years-old at the time of their disappearance from west Phoenix in 2008.
Aug. 30, 2016
President of Arizona’s Food Marketing Alliance Tim McCabe says despite rules and drug testing standards within his industry, he’s concerned about employees potentially coming to work high.
Aug. 30, 2016
Currently, water meters are read manually, about once a month requiring city employees to drive out to each individual meter.
Aug. 30, 2016
Tusayan road
Those makeshift memorial markers to lost loved ones along highways are finally going to be legal in the state.
Aug. 30, 2016
Federal immigration officials said Monday they are considering phasing out the use of private contractors at its detention facilities amid pressure from immigrant advocates to end the practice over safety concerns.
Aug. 30, 2016
Arizona State Courts Building
Three nominees are Republicans, two are Democrats. The appointment will be made by Gov. Doug Ducey.
Aug. 30, 2016
Donald Trump’s position on whether or not to deport an estimated 11 million illegal immigrants from the U.S. has been unclear recently.
Aug. 30, 2016
Downtown Phoenix
A municipal ID card in Phoenix is just one step away from becoming a reality. The Phoenix City Council will cast its final vote on the issue on Wednesday. The move has drawn harsh criticism from some state lawmakers who are vowing to reverse the policy in the state legislature.
Aug. 30, 2016

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