KJZZ News

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
Gov. Doug Ducey's state hiring freeze has saved Arizona taxpayers $2.2 million since it was enacted by executive order in January.
June 18, 2015
More people were rescued at the Grand Canyon in 2014 than in any year since 2001, with most being unprepared hikers, a park official said.
June 18, 2015
What has been the Governor’s Office of Children, Youth and Families, is getting a new name and focus. The Office of Youth, Faith and Families will work with the faith-based community to provide services for children and their parents.
June 18, 2015
Arizona's Adult Protective Services agency is adding staff and contractors to deal with caseloads that are three to four times above the goal.
June 18, 2015
The Kearny River Fire burning 85 miles south of Phoenix has grown another 700 acres since Thursday morning.
June 18, 2015
The heatwave in the valley will continue today. Forecasters say area highs could be record breaking.
June 18, 2015
The Supreme Court ruled Thursday for an Arizona church in a dispute over a town's sign law in a decision that three justices said could threaten municipal sign regulations across the country.
June 18, 2015
The New Horizons space probe is set to pass Pluto next month, marking humanity’s closest encounter with the dwarf-planet. As data is sent back to Earth, an Arizona laboratory is ready to recreate what is found.
June 18, 2015
U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva introduced legislation Tuesday aimed at repealing a land exchange approved in the 2015 defense spending bill. It’s the latest effort by exchange opponents who say some of the impacted land holds religious significance to a local Native American tribe.
June 18, 2015
The death of an immigrant detained at a private facility in Eloy has been ruled a suicide, according to an autopsy report released on Wednesday. The circumstances of the man’s death in May were one factor that sparked recent protests over conditions at the detention center.
June 17, 2015
The members of three local Native American tribes were outside an Arizona Dept. of transportation meeting Wednesday and speaking out against an extension of the Valley’s Loop 202 Freeway.
June 17, 2015
There is a rise of drug overdose deaths in half of the U.S. population.
June 17, 2015
Arizona Congressman Raul Grijalva introduced legislation Wednesday aimed at blocking Resolution Copper from opening a mine near Superior, Ariz.
June 17, 2015

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