KJZZ News

Proposition 205, the measure to regulate marijuana like alcohol, has received the go-ahead from the Arizona Supreme Court to appear on the November ballot. That promises to unleash a lot of arguing and lot of money into TV and radio ads and mailers over the next two months.
Sep. 1, 2016
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Arizona has been facing a teacher shortage for several years now, but a program at ASU is aiming to bridge that gap and get more potential teachers in the pipeline.
Sep. 1, 2016
Psychiatry is one of the specialties you can choose as a med student, but it’s not the most common. At the University of Arizona’s School of Medicine, about 10 percent of students in the class of 2016 went into psychiatry.
Sep. 1, 2016
Sky Harbor officials expect the airport to be at peak capacity this Labor Day weekend, just like most holidays. And, they’re warning that if big projects aren’t tackled soon every day could become a "peak" day.
Sep. 1, 2016
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An Infectious Diseases Society of America panel, which includes three U of A physicians, has issued new recommendations for national guidelines on how to treat Valley Fever.
Sep. 1, 2016
The expansion of the 202 South Mountain Freeway has generated emotional reactions for years and lawsuits have been filed. It’s into this environment that Tom Remes steps as the city of Phoenix’s new freeway coordination manager.
Sep. 1, 2016
To try to figure out why the primaries shook out the way they did, and what that means for November, KJZZ talked to Garrett Archer, a data consultant at Integrated Web Strategies.
Sep. 1, 2016
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Listen to the sounds of Paul Kolble washing his dog, Gracie, at Wag N’ Wash in Central Phoenix.
Sep. 1, 2016
KJZZ reporters covered presidential candidate Donald Trump from both sides of the border Wednesday. Hear a re-cap on The Show. Strong Reactions To Donald Trump From Both Sides Of The Border
Sep. 1, 2016
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The United States has reached its goal of taking in 10,000 Syrian refugees in a year-old resettlement program. Several hundred of those refugees are now live in Arizona.
Sep. 1, 2016
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NASA said the launch of its OSIRIS-REx mission is still on track for Sept. 8 even after a SpaceX rocket explosion near the Cape Canaveral launch site Thursday morning.
Sep. 1, 2016
Secretary of State spokesman Matt Roberts described Tuesday’s Primary Election as quiet, a sharp contrast to the March 22 Presidential Preference Election which saw voters waiting in line for hours. But one voter rights group had concerns.
Sep. 1, 2016
Residents in Glendale are being asked to provide their input tonight about parks, recreation and library fees. The city has hired an outside consultant to evaluate public fees and determine what changes are needed.
Sep. 1, 2016
When Donald Trump confirmed his plans to go see President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico, the reaction from political leaders bordered on vitriolic. Hillary Clinton’s campaign pointed to Trump’s general comments about Mexican-Americans. And Mexican opposition party leaders said there was no reason to welcome Trump. But did people on the streets feel the same way?
Sep. 1, 2016
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NASA announced a year ago mysterious dark streaks on Mars might be caused by liquid water. But a new study out of Northern Arizona University says those features are actually dry.
Sep. 1, 2016
Low income families and individuals will be placed on the waitlist until a housing voucher becomes available. The last time Tempe’s housing authority opened the waitlist was over a year ago.
Sep. 1, 2016
City leaders will discuss a proposal Thursday that’s designed to keep certain stores from getting too close to each other.
Sep. 1, 2016
Arizona ranks in the bottom 10 of all states for fiscal success, according to a new study done by GoBankingRates​.
Aug. 31, 2016
Arizona’s Consumer Financial Protection Bureau analyzed close to 10,000 predatory lending complaints and found 91 percent involved excessive debt collection, bank account closures, and or long-term debt.
Aug. 31, 2016
In a 5-4 vote, Phoenix City Council approved city-issued photo IDs available to any resident – even those who are undocumented.
Aug. 31, 2016

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