KJZZ News

Arizona parents would have more information about the percentage of immunization at their kids’ schools under legislation being proposed in the state House.
February 02, 2015
Arizona Sen. John McCain says he’s a little surprised former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is not running for president next year.
February 02, 2015
A bill aimed at reducing a suicide epidemic among military veterans appears headed for the president's desk.
February 02, 2015
Lawyers for the state of Arizona will urge a judge on Monday to dismiss a civil-rights violations lawsuit filed by a Department of Corrections teacher who was raped by a convicted sex offender in a prison classroom.
February 02, 2015
A Phoenix man has pleaded not guilty to murder and other charges in connection to two cold case killings from the early 1990s.
February 02, 2015
It’s a busy day at Phoenix Sky Harbor. Airport officials say the heavy traffic began Sunday night and is expected through 2 p.m.
February 02, 2015
As desert landscapes are modified by development and climate change, original residents often have to be moved. However, common animal relocation efforts often don’t succeed and a new report offers a possible solution.
February 02, 2015
Snowmobile enthusiasts will probably notice some new rules soon in Arizona’s high country. The U.S. Forest Service has made a policy change after it lost a lawsuit.
February 02, 2015
Kindergartners in Yavapai County are at higher risk for contracting measles compared to those living in other counties. That’s according to a 2013-2014 Department of Health report on Arizona’s school immunization coverage levels.
February 02, 2015
There's a medicine that can reverse opiate overdoses. There's a movement to make it available without prescription in all states, but until that happens in Arizona, one man is distributing naloxone to save opiate users.
February 02, 2015
The two major sporting events in the Valley this weekend, the Super Bowl and the Waste Management Phoenix Open, have a lot of people celebrating tourism and enjoying the excitement. For commentator Troy Pottgen, the influx of fans reminded him of the summer weather phenomenon known as the haboob.
January 30, 2015
While the Superbowl may be getting most of the attention this weekend, Phoenix is also hosting a major event for the golf world.
January 30, 2015
You know one advantage neither the Patriots nor the Seahawks players have in Sunday’s game? An extra set of legs.
January 30, 2015
Any day now a federal judge is expected to order a hearing to decide whether Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio should be held in contempt for violating orders. But lawyers for the sheriff are asking to reach a settlement privately instead.
January 30, 2015
Longtime Pima County Sheriff Clarence Dupnik says he plans to step down by the end of this year.
January 30, 2015
As you’ve probably noticed, it’s been a wet, gray couple of days.
January 30, 2015
If you’ve got an extra $8,000 or $10,000 burning a hole in your pocket, then Super Bowl ticket scalpers are probably interested in talking to you.
January 30, 2015
Hundreds of millions of people in the U.S. will watch at least a few minutes of the Super Bowl. For a huge percentage, the big game is really more about the big party. And that big party will probably include chips and dip, hot wings and a lot of alcohol.
January 30, 2015
An English course offered this semester at ASU is stirring up a lot of controversy. The course, titled “U.S. Race Theory & the Problem of Whiteness” has received a criticism for its title, which is viewed by some as characterizing an entire race as being a problem.
January 30, 2015
Supporters of one of Phoenix’s most well-known neighborhoods held a mock funeral last night. They’ve been protesting plans to tear down some buildings and replace them with housing.
January 30, 2015

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