KJZZ News

Boxes
Despite the decline in the amount of first class mail being sent as people pay their bills online and send more e-mails. The increase in individuals shopping on line is helping generate revenue.
May. 8, 2015
fleas
Health officials in Yavapai County are warning residents and visitors to the Mingus Mountain area, near Jerome, to take precautions after plague was found in a sick cat.
May. 8, 2015
El Tovar Hotel
A major national parks concessionaire has dropped efforts to trademark names of the Grand Canyon's most popular properties, including a group of rustic cabins, cottonwood trees and cantina on the canyon floor.
May. 8, 2015
classroom
Arizona education officials have asked the state Attorney General's Office to investigate possible cheating at seven schools where officials said some students' answers on standardized tests were erased and changed to the correct answer at a higher-than-normal rate.
May. 8, 2015
Road flooded sign
The joint venture between Scottsdale and Maricopa County's Flood Control District is designed to protect city residents and businesses.
May. 8, 2015
Aluminum beverage cans
Five people were part of a scheme that involved trucking more than 200 million cans and bottles from Arizona and illegally redeeming them at recycling centers in California for about $14 million in refunds, authorities said Thursday.
May. 8, 2015
F-35
Residents in some parts of the Phoenix area can expect to see and hear more-than-usual military flight activity through May.
May. 8, 2015
doc holliday
He’s been depicted in Hollywood films by well-known actors and has been part of Arizona folklore. Despite his famous past, we have for decades misidentified him.
May. 8, 2015
Under questioning by the judge during contempt of court proceedings, Sheriff Joe Arpaio admitted his office had hired Dennis Montgomery to do an unorthodox investigation into surveillance by the DOJ and the CIA. Now Montgomery is trying to intervene in the contempt proceedings against the sheriff.
May. 8, 2015
heat deaths chart
According to preliminary data from the Arizona Department of Health Services, about 86 people died from exposure to excessive heat last year.
May. 8, 2015
The judge overseeing the contempt of court case against Sheriff Joe Arpaio is asking all the attorneys involved whether they need to fulfill their ethical obligations to address any false evidence submitted in the case so far.
May. 8, 2015
New Mexico's two senators want to designate wilderness areas within one of the state's newest national monuments.
May. 7, 2015
Brooks County, Texas, has seen at least 365 migrant deaths since 2011. Forensic investigators in Texas and Arizona are working to identify the deceased. But legal and logistical obstacles are a severe challenge.
May. 7, 2015
Sierra Club
Report cards for students will be coming out later this month, but the Sierra Club has already issued its grades for the 2015 legislative session — and a lot of lawmakers received Fs.
May. 7, 2015
Experts say Arizona needs more emergency rooms. So Dignity Health is opening the first freestanding ER in Chandler.
May. 7, 2015
The United States has recovered all of the jobs it lost during the Great Recession, but that’s not the case in Arizona.
May. 7, 2015
computer keyboard
ASU plans to start offering credit for students taking Massive Open Online Courses.
May. 7, 2015
Westward Ho Hotel
This week, ASU announced it’ll be opening a clinic in the Westward Ho hotel.
May. 7, 2015
A Maricopa county Superior Court judge will hear arguments Friday challenging Arizona’s death penalty. Attorneys argue the law is unconstitutionally arbitrary.
May. 7, 2015
MedAire call center
At least 90,000 planes take off every day around the globe and about 100 of them make a call to a Phoenix call center to talk with one of five communication specialists.
May. 7, 2015

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