KJZZ News

John McCain now has a Republican primary opponent in his bid for a sixth term next year.
Jul. 14, 2015
For three weeks, beginning Friday, drivers along State Route 51 will see two signs honoring the “Big Unit” Randy Johnson.
Jul. 14, 2015
Chris Deschene
Navajo voters will decide on July 21 whether candidates for president and vice president should speak the tribe’s language well enough to hold office. Currently they must speak and write Navajo fluently.
Jul. 14, 2015
Forecasters say the El Niño weather pattern forming in the Pacific Ocean will likely be much stronger than originally predicted. It could bring some much-needed moisture to the Southwest.
Jul. 14, 2015
A bill that supporters say will promote logging and stop wild fires has divided Democrats from Arizona.
Jul. 14, 2015
For the first time, the Arizona State Parks is offering scholarships for Wilderness First Responder training programs.
Jul. 13, 2015
The $55 million purchase consolidates Buckeye’s control of its water.
Jul. 13, 2015
City crews were cleaning up streets in parts of Nogales, Ariz., on Monday after monsoon rains caused the city’s main wash to flood.
Jul. 13, 2015
The Department of Corrections is extending the due date for private prison companies to apply to build more beds.
Jul. 13, 2015
As of this week, smoking in parks in the city of Somerton is illegal.
Jul. 13, 2015
By 5 a.m. Monday, the four on and off ramps at the Indian Bend Road interchange will be closed for two months.
Jul. 13, 2015
SR 89 Hell Canyon Bridge
A $14.4 million project to replace a historic bridge connecting Prescott to northern Arizona is expected to begin next week.
Jul. 13, 2015
An immigrant advocate group in El Paso renewed its push for a municipal ID program saying it could benefit tens of thousands of border residents.
Jul. 13, 2015
Srebrenica
Over the weekend a group of more than 250 people from the local Bosnian community walked in downtown Phoenix to remember the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre in Bosnia.
Jul. 13, 2015
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When the contempt of court case against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio does go forward, one topic will be a potentially damaging set of documents that were just made public.
Jul. 13, 2015
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Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump drew a few thousand people to a rally against illegal immigration at the Phoenix Convention Center on Saturday. Outside, more than a hundred protesters waved signs accusing Trump and his guest speaker, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, of racism.
Jul. 11, 2015
Bill Montgomery
Maricopa County will now give free legal help to same-sex couples seeking non-contested adoptions. The same help opposite-sex couples already receive.
Jul. 10, 2015
In a 40-page ruling issued late Friday afternoon, a federal judge says the recusal motion by Sheriff Joe Arpaio's attorneys "is legally insufficient and untimely."
Jul. 10, 2015
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
On Thursday, a federal judge in Tucson ruled that a U.S. Border Patrol agent can be sued for the shooting death of a Mexican teen.
Jul. 10, 2015
New numbers from ASU show home builders took out 45 percent more permits this April and May than the same months last year.
Jul. 10, 2015

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