KJZZ News

Arizona Department of Education
As school districts find ways to cut costs, the Arizona Department of Education might have found a way to help.
Mar. 3, 2016
Money
A new report shows almost 500,000 people filed complaints with the Federal Trade Commission last year about identity theft.
Mar. 3, 2016
Phoenix City Council
Following another lengthy debate Wednesday night on how the Phoenix City Council should begin its meetings — with or without verbal prayers — a majority of members pulled a 180 of sorts.
Mar. 3, 2016
Arizona Department of Economic Security
Arizona’s Department of Economic Security has grabbed some uncomfortable headlines lately.
Mar. 3, 2016
The push is on to recognize that not every student has to graduate with a bachelor’s degree to be a productive worker and a member of the middle-class economically.
Mar. 3, 2016
John McCain
After 2012 GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney blasted Donald Trump as a “phony and a fraud” today, the 2008 nominee from Arizona has joined him in condemning their party’s front runner, Donald Trump.
Mar. 3, 2016
To better understand what is happening in the Americas, KJZZ’s Transborder Unit traveled to Colombia recently to bring back the hidden stories that you probably won’t hear any place else.
Mar. 3, 2016
mcc rose
Listen to the sounds of Lynn Twitchell tending the rose bushes at the Mesa Community College rose garden.
Mar. 3, 2016
mountain lion
A neighbor of the Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center sued the center last summer. The lawsuit received more social media and news attention this week.
Mar. 3, 2016
Ford Motor Co. showcased its version of an autonomous vehicle at an event at Phoenix co-working space CO+HOOTS on Wednesday.
Mar. 3, 2016
Taylor Edwards
A new species of desert tortoise has been described by a University of Arizona genetic researcher. Identifying the Goode’s Thornscrub Tortoise will aid in its preservation.
Mar. 3, 2016
pawn shop
Proponents say the fee amounts to a tax and should be eliminated. Opponents say police track the fees to identify stolen property
Mar. 3, 2016
Planned Parenthood office
Rep. Justin Olson, R-Mesa, has a new plan: Planned Parenthood cannot get Medicaid dollars unless it can show there is no cross-subsidization.
Mar. 3, 2016
Nick Moskovitz
Flagstaff astronomers are studying an asteroid that’s spinning faster than any other of its size. The asteroid has broken what’s known as the “spin barrier.”
Mar. 3, 2016
The city is building a Resource Innovation Campus next to the 27th Avenue Transfer Station to lease space to businesses that have technologies and processes to turn trash into new products.
Mar. 3, 2016
Derby Roosevelt Row rendering
In exchange for a multimillion dollar tax break, a high-end apartment developer pledges lower rents under certain conditions.
Mar. 3, 2016
Mojave, La Paz and Yuma counties qualify for drought assistance because they border California and Nevada areas declared a natural disaster.
Mar. 3, 2016
Courthouse
Closing arguments in the trial against the towns of Colorado City, Arizona and Hildale, Utah, home to the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (FLDS), ended on Wednesday.
Mar. 3, 2016
Phoenix City Council
During Wednesday's lengthy, sometimes heated discussion, the council voted to reverse its decision to replace a public invocation with a moment of silent prayer and reflection.
Mar. 2, 2016
The students had taken pills police say were supplied by two 13-year-old boys who now face charges.
Mar. 2, 2016

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