KJZZ News

Here is something that could test your nerves. Imagine driving across country in a van full of barking Chihuahuas.
Feb. 25, 2014
Police are boosting patrols in West Phoenix and meeting with residents Tuesday night, after a string of kidnapping attempts in Maryvale.
Feb. 25, 2014
The Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee has joined the calls for Gov. Jan Brewer to veto SB 1062. The bill would allow businesses to deny service to gays and others based on religious beliefs. Smaller organizations with upcoming events in Arizona are also taking notice.
Feb. 25, 2014
An invasive mollusk is a bigger problem for Lake Powell than officials had previously thought.
Feb. 25, 2014
The Maricopa County Community College District will review a proposal on Tuesday night to raise tuition and fees.
Feb. 25, 2014
An Arizona man is among a group of two dozen veterans of past conflicts who will receive the Medal of Honor.
Feb. 25, 2014
In Arizona we’ve been seeing some unseasonably warm, record-breaking temperatures, but this weekend conditions are taking a turn.
Feb. 25, 2014
A Cleveland Indians first baseman has arrived in Goodyear for spring training following a spinal injury that nearly ended his career.
Feb. 25, 2014
The Arizona Parks Department is reaching out to a private hospitality consulting firm to help increase revenues.
Feb. 25, 2014
The Department relocated 31 bighorns from the Yuma area to the mountains outside Tucson in November, but has now lost nearly half of them.
Feb. 25, 2014
It looks like a combination trolley and bicycle on steroids. The city of Scottsdale has been testing pedal buses on city streets, and it is now poised to legalize the human-powered vehicles.
Feb. 25, 2014
"There were so many fellows ranked over me I couldn’t just whoop them all. I had to out-shadow them by talking." Interview by Michael Aisner, 1966.
Feb. 25, 2014
The new director of Arizona’s Child Protective Services said the troubled agency can perform better. Charles Flanagan met for the first time on Monday with a special legislative committee looking into problems at the child welfare department.
Feb. 24, 2014
Protesters again gathered at the State Capitol on Monday evening in response to SB 1062, a bill that would protect businesses that refuse service to gays and others based on sincerely held religious beliefs. Since Saturday, gay rights advocates have been out distributing hundreds of free signs that let businesses declare they are open -- to everyone.
Feb. 24, 2014
Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly, who recently vetoed legislation that would increase taxes on junk food sold on the reservation, said he will support a new, tweaked version.
Feb. 24, 2014
Doctors know the stigma of disease is real problem, and if they’re doing their job right, they think about this when discussing a difficult prognosis with patients.
Feb. 24, 2014
The United States Supreme Court has refused to allow an Arizona law involving abortion providers to take effect.
Feb. 24, 2014
Gov. Jan Brewer will be making a decision this week on whether to sign SB 1062, the bill lawmakers approved last week that would allow businesses to refuse service to gays and others, based on sincerely held religious beliefs.
Feb. 24, 2014
Forty-five years ago a young Phoenix Marine gave his life in the Vietnam War, saving a fellow Marine. On Sunday, former classmates and veterans remembered Private First Class Oscar P. Austin for his bravery and his life.
Feb. 24, 2014
A new report on income growth in Arizona shows a 17 percent increase from 1979 to the start of the recession. That’s not a particularly healthy rate of growth for a span of almost 30 years.
Feb. 24, 2014

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