KJZZ News

More Gas Pump Card Skimmers Found In Arizona
The Arizona Department of Agriculture's Weights and Measures Services Division on Friday said more gas pump skimmers are popping up statewide. The tally for this year is close to 60 sites.
Oct. 5, 2019
Arizona Pork Prices Up Thanks To Swine Flu, Trade War
Pork getting expensive? Blame the Chinese. That's not the official position of the Arizona Farm Bureau Federation which on Tuesday reported its quarterly prices of a typical market basket of items.
Oct. 5, 2019
Blondies Debbie Harry Shares Her Story In Face It
In the late 1970s and early 1980s, one of the most popular bands in the world was Blondie, fronted by lead singer Debbie Harry.
Oct. 4, 2019
AZ-Based Ambassador Questioned In Impeachment Inquiry
The impeachment inquiry into President Trump involves a foreign diplomat with ties to Arizona.
Oct. 4, 2019
Rep. Gallego Talks ACA Attacks, Impeachment Inquiry
House Democrats have decided to move ahead with the impeachment inquiry of President Trump, and Arizona Congressman Ruben Gallego has been one of the most passionate critics of the administration.
Oct. 4, 2019
Arizona Schools Strive To Accommodate Students With Autism
Some Arizona schools are working on making accommodations for students on the autism spectrum, both in public and private schools.
Oct. 4, 2019
AZ Opioid-Blocking Program Proving Less Effective Than Hoped
As the opioid crisis continues to ravage communities in Arizona and across the country, states are looking for ways to help people stay away from the dangerous substances, especially those who have run afoul of the law, in part, because of their addictions.
Oct. 4, 2019
Forensic Linguistics Digs Into The Science Of Language
For many of us, the term ‘forensics’ is familiar because of television dramas or procedurals like "CSI" and its long list of spinoffs.
Oct. 4, 2019
AZ Theatre Company Director Talks About The New Season
Arizona Theatre Company opens its new season in Phoenix this weekend with the drama "The Royale," a story of boxing and race and American culture set in the early 20th century.
Oct. 4, 2019
Study On Firefighters Health Issues Soon To Be Released
Five years ago, Dr. Jeffrey Burgess of the University of Arizona set off down a course of research, the fruits of which will soon be available and may impact workers’ compensation cases for Arizona’s firefighters.
Oct. 4, 2019
The Takeaway: Politics with Amy Walter — Quid Pro Quo My God
Reporters and historians contextualize the ongoing impeachment proceedings with a look at impeachments of the past and the transformation of the Republican party.
Oct. 4, 2019
How One Meal Changed Chef Samin Nosrats Life
Samin Nosrat never meant to be a celebrity chef. Now, the author of the New York Times bestselling book "Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking" — and host of the Netflix show of the same name — is a household name.
Oct. 4, 2019
 Expert: Prison Health Care Should Be Public, Not Private
An expert hired by a federal judge to review Arizona’s prison health care system says the state is wasting money and risking patient safety by forcing the Department of Corrections to contract with a private vendor.
Oct. 4, 2019
Chaos Theory Art Experience Celebrates 20th Year At First Friday
Chaos Theory, an art experience one day a year that showcases one piece of art from 80 different artists, has become a staple stop for First Friday-goers. Today it celebrates its 20th year.
Oct. 4, 2019
KJZZs Friday NewsCap Oct. 4, 2019
KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week.
Oct. 4, 2019
Pima County Gets $1M Grant For Jail Transition Program
Pima County now has more money to fund its jail transition program. The county is trying to lower its jail population and help people with behavioral health problems.
Oct. 4, 2019
Dr. Joseph Sirven: Is The Impossible Whopper Healthy?
Sometimes having your burger the “best way” for the environment can be unhealthy. Medical commentator Dr. Joseph Sirven explains.
Oct. 4, 2019
Study: Men Less Likely To Survive Breast Cancer
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and new research shows women are twice as likely as men to survive if diagnosed with breast cancer. Dr. Albert Wendt is both a survivor and a specialist at St. Joseph's University of Arizona Cancer Center who routinely reminds his male patients why breast cancer is more fatal.
Oct. 4, 2019
Sonoran Businesses Lobby President For Infrastructure Support
More than 30 Sonoran business leaders met with the Mexican president this week to lobby for projects in their state. The sizable group discussed a number of private developments being pursued in the state.
Oct. 4, 2019
VP Pence Holds Roundtable With Hispanic Leaders, Talks Trump
Vice President Mike Pence was in Scottsdale on Thursday where he met with several Hispanic business leaders. The vice president was joined by Gov. Doug Ducey and Sen. Martha McSally. He also talked about the USMCA trade deal and President Trump's request that Ukraine and China investigate his political rival Joe Biden.
Oct. 3, 2019

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