KJZZ News

The DirecTV blimp is in town and Brett Viets is at the helm as the acting chief pilot.
March 06, 2015
Doug Ducey has signed a bill that would put limits on the state’s Medicaid program if the federal government gives approval.
March 06, 2015
Hosts Steve Goldstein and Mark Brodie are big baseball fans, you might even say they're fanatics. So, when pitchers and catchers report and spring training gets underway, it’s a time of year they like to think about.
March 06, 2015
Spring training baseball has started and the Arizona Office of Tourism wants visitors in town for games to explore more of the state.
March 06, 2015
Numb Bats are a local, three-piece band and its members describe their music as a 90s revival.
March 06, 2015
The $8.7 billion-buyout of Phoenix-based PetSmart is almost a done deal now that shareholders cast their votes of approval on Friday. As a result, PetSmart will go private under new ownership once the deal closes next week and experts say it could be a good thing for shoppers.
March 06, 2015
A group calling itself the Maricopa Alliance for Shelter and Housing, or MASH, has outlined a series of demands for improvements at Central Arizona Shelter Services, or CASS.
March 06, 2015
The budget proposal hashed out by Governor Doug Ducey and GOP leaders in the state legislature remains a fluid situation Friday afternoon at the capitol.
March 06, 2015
The requirement that Arizona high school students pass the AIMS Test in order to graduate is going away next year.
March 06, 2015
The Tempe skyline isn’t typically one that would blow you away. It’s not on par with Chicago or New York City or any number of other smaller communities. But this is the place where experimental philosopher Jonathon Keats has decided to place his millennium camera, which hopes to document 1,000 years of change in Tempe.
March 06, 2015
Most of us have our technological lives dominated by the usual big, corporate names like Apple and Microsoft. And it may seem pretty daunting to leave those behind.
March 06, 2015
The Phoenix Art Museum opened a new exhibit this week and it’s unlike most things you’d see in the museum.
March 06, 2015
There are plenty of libraries, monuments and streets named after historical and political people. In Arizona, we even named a train.
March 06, 2015
The Senate approved a bill allotting up to $2 million to implement a pilot program to predict where and when crime will happen.
March 06, 2015
Mohave County plans to impose a new water-conservation requirement.
March 06, 2015
As baby boomers age, retiring to the Southwest has become a popular option, making Arizona home to one of the largest Alzheimers populations in the country. That makes it a desirable place for Alzheimers research, but will patients be willing to participate in new studies?
March 05, 2015
An undocumented immigrant left sanctuary after being granted a temporary stay of removal. This gives his attorneys six months to move forward in his case.
March 05, 2015
Hundreds of students, parents and activists marched at the state capitol demanding no more cuts to education. This is the second protest in two weeks.
March 05, 2015
California-based Macerich has been the largest shopping mall owner in Arizona for about 13 years, but that could change should one of its biggest rivals decide to make a formal takeover offer.
March 05, 2015
The federal government announced this week it has awarded more than $2 billion to people exposed to radiation during the atomic tests near Las Vegas in the 1950s. But it still has not recognized the county that was exposed to the highest levels of radioactive fallout.
March 05, 2015

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