KJZZ News

Yuman desert fringe-toed lizard
Off-road vehicle traffic and residential development in southwestern Arizona could lead to endangered species protection for the Yuman desert fringe-toed lizard.
Sep. 18, 2015
More and more towns across the state are either banning or considering bans on the use of hand-held devices while driving.
Sep. 18, 2015
After 42 days, the management company that operates Tucson’s bus system finally came to an agreement with the transit workers union. Now the union and city leaders are grappling with how to prevent future strikes.
Sep. 18, 2015
Alan Stern
The principal investigator of NASA’s New Horizons mission will give the keynote speech at tonight’s opening events for the Flagstaff Festival of Science.
Sep. 18, 2015
Trevor Thornton
A nanometer is one billionth of a meter, and making technology nearly that small is popular in the Phoenix area. Thanks to new funding, an ASU laboratory may soon let anyone — maybe even you — develop nanotechnology.
Sep. 18, 2015
Flagstaff Festival of Science exhibit called "Fires of Change" is the result of more than year of collaboration between scientists and artists who want to open up a new perspective about wildfire.
Sep. 18, 2015
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A federal judge denied the Tohono O’odham Nation’s request for an injunction against state officials the tribal nation has accused of meddling in its plans to build a casino near Glendale.
Sep. 17, 2015
Sheriff Joe Arpaio
The automated telephone poll asked more than 600 respondents, “When it comes to Sheriff Joe Arpaio and the job he is doing, please tell me if you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable opinion.”
Sep. 17, 2015
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Three Arizona utility regulators could get disqualified from setting rates on rooftoop solar due to bias.
Sep. 17, 2015
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New rules could make it easier for food trucks in Chandler, and that could mean more food vendors downtown.
Sep. 17, 2015
The City of Phoenix is considering using a $16 million surplus in the general fund to hire 125 additional Phoenix police officers.
Sep. 17, 2015
Earlier this month, the Obama administration unveiled its college scorecard.
Sep. 17, 2015
Paolo Bacigalupi’s novel The Water Knife
Paolo Bacigalupi’s novel, The Water Knife, imagines a not too distant future in Phoenix where people fight in the streets to claim their fair share of water.
Sep. 17, 2015
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We bring back Leszek Pawlowicz, our resident quiz master who has won a Jeopardy! Tournament of Champions. Each time he’s on, he’ll play one of us in a game of trivia, hosted by our producer Sarah Ventre. This week he’s playing KJZZ host Phil Latzman.
Sep. 17, 2015
Learning Pawsibilities
Listen to the sounds of Mirna Pacheco leading a dog training class at Learning Pawsibilities.
Sep. 17, 2015
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Think you’ve got what it takes to sing the national anthem at a Phoenix Suns game?
Sep. 17, 2015
Diane Douglas
This week, the Arizona Board of Education voted to authorize two new lawsuits against Diane Douglas, Arizona superintendent of public instruction.
Sep. 17, 2015
College graduates
A newly released study from the Arizona Board of Regents found less than half of the state’s high school graduates can get into its public universities.
Sep. 17, 2015
Tucson’s bus strike is over. It lasted 42 days.
Sep. 17, 2015
ASU officials confirmed Thursday that Dr. Matthew Whitaker has been relieved of all duties.
Sep. 17, 2015

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