KJZZ News

Black churches around Maricopa County will have extra security this Sunday. This follows the shooting death of nine people Wednesday night at a black church in Charleston, S.C.
June 18, 2015
The Arizona unemployment rate fell slightly in May to 5.8 percent, but it’s still higher than the national average of 5.5 percent.
June 18, 2015
Governor Doug Ducey is visiting Mexico City on the heels of a proclamation of goodwill and partnership between Arizona and Mexico.
June 18, 2015
An oil pipeline that ruptured last month in Santa Barbara, Calif., leaked upwards of 100,000 gallons of oil along the Pacific Coast.
June 18, 2015
Arizona ranks 12th in the country in terms of the most deaths from injury — almost 73.5 deaths per 100,000 residents. The national rate is just less than 58.5 per 100,000 residents.
June 18, 2015
Glendale wants to avoid paying the Arizona Coyotes hockey team a 3.75 million dollar quarterly installment.
June 18, 2015
Nonprofits are competing with each other sometimes and often with other businesses as they try to get our attention and our money.
June 18, 2015
ProPublica has published part four of its series on Colorado River water use. This one focuses on the Navajo Generating Station in Page in far northern Arizona.
June 18, 2015
Listen to Rhonda Dimmick barrel racing with her horses Sunny and Max at Horse Lovers Park.
June 18, 2015
Phoenix is looking to replace its current streetlights with new, more efficient LEDs. But the city’s potential choice isn’t sitting well with groups like the Tucson-based International Dark Sky Association.
June 18, 2015
Another look at the economy. The Conference Board released its monthly report on the Leading Economic Indicators.
June 18, 2015
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of a Gilbert pastor today saying the town’s public sign regulations illegally restricted his freedom of speech. The decision will have nationwide impacts.
June 18, 2015
The U.S. Supreme Court this morning unanimously sided with a Valley church over a Gilbert ordinance that put restrictions on the signs the church used to direct worshippers to services.
June 18, 2015
The heat-safety app, developed by OSHA, calculates the heat index and then displays information about heat illness signs and how to avoid danger.
June 18, 2015
Employees at Intel Corp.’s campus in Chandler could lose their jobs this year as part of a company-wide round of layoffs following a disappointing first quarter.
June 18, 2015
Firefighters continue to battle a wildfire burning near Kearny, but this fire season has actually been one of the least severe in recent memory, according to a federal official.
June 18, 2015
Earlier this year, the Arizona legislature wrapped up its session with a balanced budget, but some counties are struggling to get there and hold the state responsible.
June 18, 2015
Three major fires burning north of the valley have caused smoky air conditions.
June 18, 2015
Deputy Marshal Amelia Swenhaugen said someone claiming to be from the U.S. Marshal’s Service is calling and threatening people.
June 18, 2015
The giant sign is made of confiscated firearms and was erected in 2012 by then President Felipe Calderon as a means of sending a message to the United States.
June 18, 2015

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