KJZZ News

light rail
Valley Metro has a new permanent CEO, and it’s the former interim CEO Scott Smith.
Nov. 23, 2016
solar panel
As Arizona regulators prepare to make some key decisions in the coming months, local faith leaders are calling on Arizona’s regulators to preserve pro-solar policies.
Nov. 23, 2016
The Arizona Supreme Court says an airline is entitled to recover only hundreds of dollars for an hours-long telecommunications outage caused by the cutting of a fiber optic cable that wasn't properly marked at a Tempe construction site.
Nov. 23, 2016
The Pima County Board of Supervisors is making agriculture-technology company Monsanto wait until next year before signing off on tax incentives to bring a new operation to the Tucson area.
Nov. 23, 2016
sky harbor airport sign
It’s shaping up to be a very busy day at Phoenix Sky Harbor as travelers prepare to take off for the Thanksgiving holiday. But, there is at least one way to avoid heavy airport traffic.
Nov. 23, 2016
US Airways Plane
The Arizona Supreme Court is scheduled Wednesday to rule on whether an airline is entitled to recover only hundreds of dollars for an hours-long telecommunications outage caused by the cutting of a fiber optic cable not properly marked at a Tempe construction site.
Nov. 23, 2016
Dr. Joseph Sirven
What should you study to be a doctor? An unexpected hospitalization definitely altered one perspective. Our medical commentator, Dr. Joseph Sirven explains.
Nov. 23, 2016
Jeff Flake in Mexico
Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, in meetings with top Mexican government officials this week, is emphasizing what he calls the mutually beneficial commercial ties between the U.S. and Mexico and the benefits of a likely renegotiation of a trade agreement for the two countries.
Nov. 23, 2016
bighorn sheep
State game officials Tuesday released another 20 bighorn sheep into the Catalina Mountains north of Tucson.
Nov. 23, 2016
blood donation
Lab-test provider Quest Diagnostics announced Monday it is expanding a program that allows consumers to order lab tests without a doctor's order.
Nov. 23, 2016
bees
Americans owe one in every three bites of food to honeybees. That’s according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Arizona, which released a November report on the insect’s health.
Nov. 23, 2016
abandoned mine warning sign
There’s a map on the wall of the Cameron community center on the Navajo Nation with nearly 100 red dots scattered all over it. They mark abandoned uranium mines.
Nov. 23, 2016
Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Civil rights lawyers are expected to complain in court Wednesday that Sheriff Joe Arpaio's office hasn't done enough to comply with changes ordered to the agency by a judge, as a result of a racial profiling verdict.
Nov. 23, 2016
Buckeye Mayor
A group of Buckeye residents have filed paperwork to recall the mayor, city officials confirmed.
Nov. 23, 2016
comet illustration
A trio of comets will approach Earth in the next two years, and Tucson-based astronomers plan to study them closely. That includes enlisting help from amateur and professional astronomers around the world to allow for continuous observation.
Nov. 22, 2016
Leszek Pawlowicz
It’s almost time for the next episode of ...The Quiz Show!
Nov. 22, 2016
mexican peso
On the campaign trail, Donald Trump had a lot to say about trade deals, from the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership to the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Nov. 22, 2016
Ted Hale
From the records of Wyatt Earp’s trail after the O.K. Corral shootout, to every record the Governor’s Office makes today, the Arizona State Archives hold a lot of information. And now there’s a new state archivist in charge of them.
Nov. 22, 2016
Since Donald Trump won the presidential election earlier this month, reports have been circulating that calls to suicide hotlines from the LGBT community are up.
Nov. 22, 2016
Arizona Theatre Company
The role of God has been played by a number of actors — most notably George Burns in the series of "Oh God" movies in the 1970s and '80s, and Morgan Freeman in a lot of others.
Nov. 22, 2016

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