KJZZ News

Meetkumar Hiteshbhai Desai
Authorities say a man accused of creating a cyberattack that nearly crashed 911 systems in the Phoenix metro area last month has been indicted.
Nov. 15, 2016
The state Democratic Party is slamming Maricopa County election officials who decided not to try to verify questionable signatures on some early ballots.
Nov. 15, 2016
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Veterans needing to book a doctor’s appointment at a Department of Veterans Affairs hospital may soon be able to schedule it online. The agency should roll out the new system in January.
Nov. 15, 2016
Michael Bidwill
Glendale, the Valley’s capital of sports entertainment, will pay out millions in settlement money to its National Football League club and perhaps lose its National Hockey League franchise.
Nov. 15, 2016
The Madison Street Jail in downtown Phoenix has sat empty for more than 10 years, and now Maricopa County wants to turn it into office space.
Nov. 15, 2016
cell phone
First, it was distracted driving. Then, distracted walking became part of our language. Now the issue is making its way into more workplace conversations.
Nov. 15, 2016
Arizona Coyotes arena rendering
The Coyotes entered into an agreement with ASU to build a new facility on their Tempe campus.
Nov. 14, 2016
Valet parking has officially arrived at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. Travelers to Terminal 4 can choose between two options. For $30 per day, drivers can make reservations or simply pull into Level 4 of the parking garage and hand their keys to a valet. For $32 per day, travelers need to make reservations to pull up to the curb and leave their cars. Non-valet parking at Terminal 4 costs $25 per day.
Nov. 14, 2016
Arizonans who are signing up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act can expect to keep that through next year.
Nov. 14, 2016
mail-in ballots put through a counting machine
The Maricopa County recorder’s office is making progress tabulating the remaining mail in and provisional ballots.
Nov. 14, 2016
Bottle of prescription medication
To fight rampant misuse of prescription painkillers and heroin, the federal government has approved spending more than $23 million to fund treatment projects that include giving monthly injections of Vivitrol to prison inmates.
Nov. 14, 2016
farm land
Women in Arizona are taking on more prominent roles in the state’s agriculture industry. Apache and Navajo counties rank Number 1 and 2 nationally for the number of women operating farms.
Nov. 14, 2016
employee
As Arizona employers prepare to write bigger paychecks for minimum wage workers on January 1st, they’ll also need to offer a new benefit. Proposition 206, the voter-approved initiative, requires nearly all employers to provide paid sick time.
Nov. 14, 2016
Border Fence
Tribal leadership of Tohono O’odham Nation in southern Arizona said they won't support a border wall project on their land. Part of their reservation extends into Mexico and covers 75 miles of the international border.
Nov. 14, 2016
Cotton Farm
Donald Trump is America’s President-elect, and while he hasn’t spoken much about agriculture policy, rural America helped propel him to the White House.
Nov. 14, 2016
office worker
A new study from the University of Arizona shows angry employees are bad for business. Researchers at the Eller College of Business focused on anger and guilt.
Nov. 14, 2016
Mexico politicians
Business leaders and politicians on both sides of the Mexico-U.S. border are preparing for likely changes in trade policy.
Nov. 14, 2016
Sandhill Cranes live webcam
Sandhill cranes are making a repeat appearance this year thanks to a webcam managed by the Arizona Game and Fish Department.
Nov. 13, 2016
La Nina pattern
It will be a warm and dry winter according to the National Weather Service. As the water temperature in the central Pacific Ocean remains slightly higher than normal, meteorologists predict a weak La Niña conditions for the Southwest.
Nov. 12, 2016
Arizona education leaders are another step closer to finalizing the state’s plan to implement the Every Student Succeeds Act. The federal law gives the state more power to determine which schools are under performing and hold them accountable.
Nov. 12, 2016

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