KJZZ News

Road
New research suggested there may be a racial bias at crosswalks.
Oct. 13, 2015
seismic activity map
The Arizona Geological Survey wants Arizonans are prepared, despite the fact the last major earthquake struck southern Arizona in 1887.
Oct. 13, 2015
Mexico and the U.S. share an appetite for fast food that has both countries coping with obesity especially on the border.
Oct. 13, 2015
golden barrel cactus
A new study suggests collectors and black market trade are putting 30 percent of rare cactus species at risk of extinction.
Oct. 13, 2015
Handgun
The recent fatal shooting at Northern Arizona University has left some asking not only why a student would attack his classmates, but also why a weapon was on hand in the first place.
Oct. 13, 2015
Lingering hot weather in October is nothing new to long-time Arizona residents. With highs forecasted near 100 for the next few days, the potential for breaking daily records is possible.
Oct. 13, 2015
Canyon Mine
The Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument Act would set aside 1.7 million acres of public land.
Oct. 13, 2015
Valley Metro
A bus strike continues to loom in Phoenix after union members overwhelmingly rejected what operators called their “last and final” offer.
Oct. 12, 2015
New figures released by the state show abortions are declining in Arizona. But pro-life groups and abortion access advocates disagree when it comes to the reasons why.
Oct. 12, 2015
The border fence dividing the U.S. and Mexico has long been a subject of debate and controversy. Now, artist Asa Fernandez is attempting to paint a stretch of the border fence in Nogales, Sonora, so it looks like it is no longer there.
Oct. 12, 2015
Children and teens who crowded into the library at Central High School picked up more than just musical notes at Mariachi workshops held recently in the Valley.
Oct. 12, 2015
VA Medical Center
One of the original VA hospital whistleblowers announced plans for a billboard outside the Phoenix location.
Oct. 12, 2015
biocrust
Scientists have a new worry about a special group of organisms that protects soil on the Colorado Plateau. They’re called “biocrusts,” and they’re easily destroyed when trampled. But new research shows there’s another menace.
Oct. 12, 2015
NAU's campus
The father of a Northern Arizona University student who was fatally shot Friday said something needs to be done about gun violence in the United States.
Oct. 12, 2015
Spider
The official monsoon season is over, but lingering wet weather in Arizona means collectors still have a chance to find a variety of insects and arthropods.
Oct. 12, 2015
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All animals are susceptible to cancer, and some are more prone to cancer than others. But, local researchers have discovered a specific genome in an unlikely species that may stop cancer growth.
Oct. 12, 2015
The estate of Jimi Hendrix is suing a Tucson man for a guitar once owned by the legendary guitarist.
Oct. 12, 2015
Lake Havasu City fire Battalion Chief Michael Quijada says in a news release that five people were taken to hospitals with burns Saturday night.
Oct. 12, 2015
Bison
By 2017, a new herd of bison — ones with a rare genetic makeup — will roam a swath of protected habitat in northern Arizona.
Oct. 12, 2015
test answer sheet
Students taking the PSAT Wednesday will be the first group to take the new version of the exam.
Oct. 12, 2015

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