KJZZ News

Officials Probe Radiation Leak At Nuclear Waste Dump
Officials at the nation's only underground nuclear-waste dump in southern New Mexico sent in a probe Friday after a radiation leak in mid-February exposed workers and caused the facility to shut down.
Mar. 10, 2014
Freeway Shooting Causes Rush Hour Closures
The man who died after a shootout with police on the U-S 60 early Monday morning was a suspect in a murder that happened over the weekend.
Mar. 10, 2014
Child Welfare Reform Bill Taking Shape
Child welfare advocates in Arizona are hoping to help shape a reform bill being put together by a special legislative committee.
Mar. 10, 2014
Governor
Records show aides to the governor met with the Center for Arizona Policy about SB1062 even before the start of the legislative session
Mar. 10, 2014
More Kids Will See Dentists Under Affordable Care Act
The most common chronic disease among children, tooth decay, could be getting a lot more attention under the Affordable Care Act.
Mar. 10, 2014
Local Expert Believes Malaysian Flight Had
A Phoenix-based expert believes whatever happened to a missing Malaysia Airlines flight over the weekend was the result of the catastrophic destruction of the plane.
Mar. 10, 2014
House To Debate School Choice Issue Monday
On Monday the state House will debate a bill expanding eligibility for Arizona’s empowerment scholarships, which would enable more students to qualify for state money to let them attend private schools.
Mar. 10, 2014
Stricter Penalties Sought For Boating While Intoxicated
Arizona is trying to strengthen its laws against people who operate a boat or jet ski while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Mar. 10, 2014
Desert Sea
Building an ocean in the middle of the desert. That’s what the University of Arizona is doing in Oracle, Ariz.
Mar. 10, 2014
Phoenix Attorneys Will Monitor Ukrainian Elections
Two Phoenix attorneys will travel to Ukraine in May to monitor upcoming elections in the troubled country.
Mar. 10, 2014
Phoenix Police Officer Funeral Procession
Phoenix Police Detective John Hobbs will be buried Monday.
Mar. 10, 2014
Raytheon Receives New $350 Million Contract
Tucson's largest private employer is receiving a new $350 million contract from the federal government.
Mar. 10, 2014
Tale Of 2000 Cities Map Says About Us
The Demand Institute created an interactive map listing a tale of 2000 cities with some interesting things to say about the Valley.
Mar. 7, 2014
On The Ledge: Recapping The Week
We once again step out on the ledge, to take a look at goings-on at the state Capitol.
Mar. 7, 2014
CPS Rebuilding Moves In The Right Direction
With all the talk about religious freedom, Common Core and a host of other issues, it can be easy to forget that lawmakers are also working on basically starting over with Child Protective Services.
Mar. 7, 2014
Mad About Venture Capital
When you hear the phrase “venture capital,” what’s your reaction?
Mar. 7, 2014
Waiting Times Can Affect Your Health
Do you find yourself getting more impatient? Does the microwave popcorn take too long?
Mar. 7, 2014
Phoenix Bucket List: Going Zen
Since we are all getting older, let's tick off another item on the Phoenix bucket list.
Mar. 7, 2014
Wildland Firefighters Gear Up For Annual Training
The Central Arizona Wildland Response Team has put on the event for the past decade for local, state and federal agencies.
Mar. 7, 2014
"The Monuments Men" is based on a book of the same name, written by Robert Edsel.
Mar. 7, 2014

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