KJZZ News

The federal government has approved a new, highly effective contraceptive – for rats.
Aug. 17, 2016
Unlike the March Presidential Preference Election, Independents can vote in the upcoming primary. But, they must indicate which party ballot they want.
Aug. 17, 2016
Scrutiny of UA Health Sciences has intensified following the 2015 affiliation with Banner Health, the exodus of senior management at the College of Medicine in Phoenix and the Arizona Medical Association’s call for an investigation into the institution.
Aug. 17, 2016
Andy Tobin
The state utility regulator appointed earlier this year by Gov. Doug Ducey wants to strip his new agency of some of its powers and give them to others directly under the control of the governor.
Aug. 17, 2016
Have you ever seen a strange critter crawling across the floor you couldn’t identify? The Arizona Science Desk wants to help you get answers!
Aug. 17, 2016
A San Diego church has helped more than 800 Haitians since May. Many seek asylum. Most come from Brazil. They had moved there after the devastating 2010 earthquake in Haiti, but the South American nation has since descended into political and economic turmoil.
Aug. 17, 2016
Officials from the University of Arizona College of Medicine answered questions from the Arizona Board of Regents concerning leadership, financials and other concerns amid growing scrutiny of the university’s two medical schools.
Aug. 17, 2016
Bruce Arians
The 63-year-old was hospitalized after complaining of stomach pain.
Aug. 17, 2016
Freeport-McMoran headquarters
In a market update this week, the price of Phoenix-based mining and energy company Freeport-McMoRan rose slightly. And so did the price of its signature product— copper.
Aug. 17, 2016
Phoenix Police Lt. Ed DeCastro
Phoenix police say they’re searching around the clock for a serial street shooter who’s responsible for seven murders, and the man leading the investigation took questions from the public Tuesday night at the Mountain View Precinct in northeast Phoenix.
Aug. 16, 2016
At least 130 children had to find new schools after Hillcrest Academy closed abruptly.
Aug. 16, 2016
Tempe is in the second year of a unique way to manage what goes into the city’s sewers. It’s set up a Grease Cooperative, which recently won an award for innovation in local government.
Aug. 16, 2016
The city is working to expand its redevelopment incentive area to include parts of the Fiesta District, which is near the U.S. 60 and Alma School Road in Mesa.
Aug. 16, 2016
Chase Field
An Atlanta-based company wants to buy Chase Field and at least one Maricopa County supervisor thinks selling the home of the Arizona Diamondbacks may be the best move for taxpayers and the team.
Aug. 16, 2016
Maricopa County Sheriff's Office.
The federal judge who found Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio in civil contempt of court has tasked an independent investigator with examining and possibly redoing several MCSO internal investigations into officer misconduct that the judge found to be inadequate.
Aug. 16, 2016
gold king mine spill
The Navajo Nation filed a lawsuit in federal court Tuesday over a massive mine waste spill that tainted rivers in three western states last year.
Aug. 16, 2016
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There’s a political controversy brewing in the city of Surprise, between the mayor and vice mayor.
Aug. 16, 2016
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The number of ballot measures Arizonans will decide this fall fell by one Monday, as backers of an initiative to cap the pay of hospital executives said they’d spend their resources elsewhere.
Aug. 16, 2016
health
Aetna is the nation's third-largest health insurer and announced Tuesday it would exit public exchanges in all but four states. This leaves Pinal County without a company offering marketplace health insurance plans next year.
Aug. 16, 2016
Mayall Telescope
An instrument being built for Kitt Peak National Observatory near Tucson will allow a look back in time — and that will enhance concepts developed by Albert Einstein about how dark energy is driving expansion of the universe.
Aug. 16, 2016

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