KJZZ News

Senator John McCain is in Phoenix promoting legislation that he said will help the U.S. cope with a flood of unaccompanied Central American children crossing the border.
July 11, 2014
Federal efforts to discourage repeat attempts to enter the U.S. illegally are being scaled back sharply after producing relatively modest results.
July 11, 2014
Environmentalists plan to file a lawsuit today against the federal government. The group wants better protection for a rare western mouse.
July 11, 2014
Monsoon storm activity is expected to weaken the next few days, but there was a lot of activity Thursday in the northwestern part of the state.
July 11, 2014
A U.S. Senate committee has approved a measure that would give Congress and the states control over political campaign spending.
July 11, 2014
The House Veterans Affairs Committee heard testimony Thursday from the parents of a Phoenix veteran who committed suicide 13 months ago.
July 11, 2014
It’s one of the most popular mountains in the Valley. Known for its difficult hiking trails and unique shape, this centrally located mountain also has a few interesting areas to visit.
July 11, 2014
Having just celebrated the birth of our country, it strikes me that something essential to the Declaration of Independence has been lost. It is the truth.
July 11, 2014
A Centers for Disease Control study says 80 out of 100 people have been prescribed painkillers in Arizona.
July 11, 2014
It goes without saying that just about everything in this modern world is mass-produced. But there are a few exceptions: homemade cookies, artisanal cheese and – as it turns out – eyeballs.
July 11, 2014
The legislation is intended to stem the flow of child migrants. It would also allow more people in El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras to apply for asylum at the U.S. consulates in those countries.
July 10, 2014
A new report said Valley home prices were flat again in May. Sales have dropped by as much as 20 percent in the past year.
July 10, 2014
It started as college football’s Copper Bowl in 1989, then became the Insight Bowl and most recently was the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl. Now it will be known as the Cactus Bowl.
July 10, 2014
When Arizona voters receive their general election voter guide this year, they will see arguments from fellow citizens included in the pamphlet.
July 10, 2014
A new rule proposed by the Department of Labor could extend some employment benefits to gay Arizonans who get legally married in another state.
July 10, 2014
The EPA has finalized stricter limits on air pollution produced by some Arizona mining companies and manufacturing plants. The goal is to improve visibility at Grand Canyon National Park and other wilderness areas.
July 10, 2014
Arizona’s two United States Senators have joined more than two dozen of their colleagues in calling on the Defense Department to help fight wildfires.
July 10, 2014
Gas prices are falling. Since last week, the cost of a gallon in Arizona has dropped three-tenths of a cent.
July 10, 2014
Agriculture specialists with Customs and Border Protection made a somewhat unusual seizure at the border early this month.
July 10, 2014
There’s the gradual, meditative act of knitting a sweater, one stitch at a time. And then, there’s the act of finishing it — as in sewing the pieces together and making the thing look crisp and polished.
July 10, 2014

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