KJZZ News

As temperatures heat up, attendance goes down at Saguaro National Park. But there's still a budding reason to visit.
May 11, 2015
The former police chief of the Mexican border city of Juárez is hospitalized and in stable condition after being shot on Friday.
May 08, 2015
The revelation that Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio hired computer consultant Dennis Montgomery to investigate an alleged conspiracy by the Central Intelligence Agency is creating ripples in the contempt of court case against the sheriff. On Friday, the judge instructed the sheriff's attorney to contact the CIA's chief of counsel.
May 08, 2015
A Maricopa County superior court judge ruled Friday on the constitutionality of Arizona death penalty. Thirty defendants joined a motion to challenge the law to have the death penalty option removed from their cases.
May 08, 2015
There will be two new high rise buildings on the site of the former Monti’s restaurant in Tempe. Thursday night, the Tempe City Council voted to move forward with the development.
May 08, 2015
Income mobility, or the ability of a family or other group to change its economic status, is the subject of a recent report by two Harvard economists.
May 08, 2015
The Phoenix Herpetological Society will soon be home to 10 freshwater crocodiles, a rarity in the United States.
May 08, 2015
Along with a team from NASA, the National Science Foundation and others, Daniel Bowman made a recording 22 miles above the Earth and sped it up so humans could hear it.
May 08, 2015
The new state budget approved earlier this year included cuts to career and technical schools called Joint Technical Education Districts, or JTEDs.
May 08, 2015
Many students at Arizona’s three public universities will pay more for school next year, but not a lot of Arizona students are filling out the form to apply for financial aid from the feds.
May 08, 2015
Air traffic control systems will be changing in the United States over the next several years as part of a program called the Next Generation Air Transportation System, or NextGen.
May 08, 2015
The Arizona Supreme Court has found the state is liable for a fatal accident that was a result of outdated highway design and unsafe conditions. The high court handed down the decision on Friday.
May 08, 2015
Snow is falling in the Arizona high country. Forecasters say this May snowstorm should stick around through Saturday.
May 08, 2015
Despite the decline in the amount of first class mail being sent as people pay their bills online and send more e-mails. The increase in individuals shopping on line is helping generate revenue.
May 08, 2015
Health officials in Yavapai County are warning residents and visitors to the Mingus Mountain area, near Jerome, to take precautions after plague was found in a sick cat.
May 08, 2015
A major national parks concessionaire has dropped efforts to trademark names of the Grand Canyon's most popular properties, including a group of rustic cabins, cottonwood trees and cantina on the canyon floor.
May 08, 2015
Arizona education officials have asked the state Attorney General's Office to investigate possible cheating at seven schools where officials said some students' answers on standardized tests were erased and changed to the correct answer at a higher-than-normal rate.
May 08, 2015
The joint venture between Scottsdale and Maricopa County's Flood Control District is designed to protect city residents and businesses.
May 08, 2015
Five people were part of a scheme that involved trucking more than 200 million cans and bottles from Arizona and illegally redeeming them at recycling centers in California for about $14 million in refunds, authorities said Thursday.
May 08, 2015
Residents in some parts of the Phoenix area can expect to see and hear more-than-usual military flight activity through May.
May 08, 2015

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