KJZZ News

Storied Lives Project participants
As Christmas approaches many Valley seniors find themselves alone and detached. But at one local high school, students are pairing up with seniors to link the generations through storytelling.
Dec. 22, 2015
preparing an anthrax sample
Scientists at Northern Arizona University are studying an anthrax outbreak among heroin users in Europe. More than 100 people fell ill with “injectional anthrax” in Scotland in 2009 and 2010, and sporadic cases continue throughout Europe.
Dec. 22, 2015
drone
Drones are expected to be a popular gift this holiday season. But, if you live in Pima or Maricopa County, don’t plan on using them to explore their county parks.
Dec. 22, 2015
The number of adults in the U.S. with access to broadband internet at home has dropped in recent years. That’s according to a new report released by the Pew Research Center.
Dec. 22, 2015
The Mohave County Board of Supervisors has chosen a replacement for Kelli Ward in the Arizona Senate.
Dec. 22, 2015
Lindsey Graham
The not-so-surprising collapse of Lindsey Graham's presidential campaign has left Arizona's senior senator with some choices.
Dec. 22, 2015
Mark and Scott Kelly
In early December, a cargo ship arrived at the International Space Station. Inside was the usual compliment of supplies and experiments, but also a handful of children's books including Mousetronaut and Mousetronaut Goes to Mars by retired astronaut and Tucson resident Mark Kelly.
Dec. 22, 2015
border fence
Gov. Ducey and the four Arizona border sheriffs have been at odds on the Governor’s plan to create a Border Drug Strike Force.
Dec. 22, 2015
cell diagram
Cell growth, including cancer growth, has long been thought of physically connected cells growing together. Now, new cell modeling from ASU mathematicians suggests cells move and grow independently, like a flock of birds.
Dec. 22, 2015
Sierra Nevada mountains
Southern Arizonans dreaming of a white Christmas will have to keep dreaming.
Dec. 22, 2015
Dr. Joseph Sirven
When it comes to your health during the holidays, it’s a good time to remember it can be a wonderful life.
Dec. 21, 2015
firefighter helmet
Two local fire fighting organizations are warning Arizona residents to be cautious of telephone solicitors.
Dec. 21, 2015
Nancy Meister
For more than a century, the National Audubon Society has enlisted citizen scientists across the country and abroad for a holiday bird survey. This year’s count is Dec. 14 to Jan. 5.
Dec. 21, 2015
IRS
If you drive your personal vehicle for business, moving or medical purposes you'll see lower reimbursements rates.
Dec. 21, 2015
blood test tube
Previously, men who had sex with another man were banned from donating blood.
Dec. 21, 2015
For a while, Aiden Grae lived in park next to Washington High School, his homelessness prompted by an argument with his grandmother over his sexual orientation and gender identity.
Dec. 21, 2015
National Park Service
Five rangers, three horses and seven mules will join units from nine other National Parks on New Year’s Day.
Dec. 21, 2015
A federal judge is weighing the legality of a law governing the placement of Native American children.
Dec. 21, 2015
Ionis Pharmaceuticals logo
With the terrorist group known as ISIS continuing to tarnish its brand identity, Isis Pharmaceuticals has decided to change its name.
Dec. 21, 2015
The company operating the helicopter ambulance that crashed in the Superstition Mountains recently is one of the largest in the country and connected to another deadly crash in Arizona.
Dec. 21, 2015

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