KJZZ News

Tempe is counting down to the 26th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act by highlighting accomplishments and launching a new app for people with disabilities.
Jul. 4, 2016
Simply holding a Fourth of July celebration in Colorado City is a big deal. Some community members said these types of patriotic celebrations were banned under FLDS leader Warren Jeffs, who is now in prison for two counts of sexual assault of a child.
Jul. 4, 2016
The Arizona Attorney General’s Office and the FBI arrested a man for allegedly conspiring to commit acts of terrorism on federal buildings in the Phoenix and Tucson areas.
Jul. 2, 2016
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Who called for a cinnamon roll revolution? What does a comet smell like? How much is David Bowie's hair worth? Can you beat a quiz master and a KJZZ editor to the answers?
Jul. 1, 2016
NASA crew at the Yuma Proving Ground
Scientists and technicians from NASA gathered in the desert near Yuma early Thursday morning. They were hoping to test a parachute for the Orion Mars mission capsule — but things didn’t quite go as planned.
Jul. 1, 2016
"Every day we're waiting for something exciting to happen," said ASU Center for Meteorite Studies curator Laurence Garvie. And on June 2, something exciting did happen.
Jul. 1, 2016
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State officials say they will continue to monitor water levels in northwest Arizona in case new restrictions are needed.
Jul. 1, 2016
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A new law passed during this year’s legislative session requires the state and its cities and towns to provide first-responders access to licensed counseling services, under certain circumstances.
Jul. 1, 2016
IRS
Phone scams aren’t new but there’s an updated one to look out for. Someone impersonating the Internal Revenue Service is trying to get your money.
Jul. 1, 2016
The Phoenix City Council voted 5-4 Friday to raise the property tax so it could cover the budget it passed two months ago.
Jul. 1, 2016
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With an increase of temperature comes an increase in electric bills. If you can’t afford the increased usage, utility companies have a program to help. However, donations to the program have been fluctuating.
Jul. 1, 2016
Schools across the state received the first Proposition 123 money Thursday. Liberty Elementary School District is one district still pushing for overrides in November.
Jul. 1, 2016
ASU Business School
Sidnee Peck, CEO of Smart Brain Aging and an entrepreneurship instructor at ASU, puts business disruptors into context.
Jul. 1, 2016
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The Arizona Humane Society is not taking a position on Phoenix's policy to ban dogs on trails once the temperature hits 100 degrees, but a spokesperson said more education is a good step.
Jul. 1, 2016
Several thousand fish along the Verde River just below Horseshoe dam have died. Scientists from the Arizona Game and Fish Department tested the water for bacteria, viruses and parasites. They learned the fish died from low dissolved oxygen levels.
Jul. 1, 2016
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Kendon Victor is a head pyro at Fireworks Productions of Arizona.
Jul. 1, 2016
Officials with the Arizona Department of Transportation are gearing up for the heavy traffic expected this holiday weekend.
Jul. 1, 2016
Former Arizona state Senator Alfredo Gutierrez is an immigration activist, author and president of the Governing Board of the Maricopa Community College District.
Jul. 1, 2016
The owners of the kennel where 21 dogs died of heat exhaustion will serve less than a month in jail.
Jul. 1, 2016
New Mexico was one of 16 states that didn't require worker's compensation for farm and ranch laborers. State Supreme Court justices ruled 4-1 that denying those workers such protection was unconstitutional.
Jul. 1, 2016

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