KJZZ News

One year ago, three women and nine children were killed by flash floods in Hildale, Utah, the town that borders Colorado City, Arizona and is part of the collective community known as Short Creek.
Sep. 13, 2016
A new report finds thousands of Hispanic women are victims of sex trafficking in the U.S. and that it’s happening out of bars and cantinas. The group Polaris, which works against modern slavery, found more than half of the victims are minors.
Sep. 13, 2016
phoenix fire ambulance
The federal government awarded a nine million dollar grant to Phoenix Fire Department to hire more firefighters.
Sep. 13, 2016
Football Club Arizona is expected to make its debut next spring in the National Premiere Soccer League, playing its home games at Mesa Community College.
Sep. 13, 2016
Tuesday is a national day of action against the pipeline, with rallies planned in a number of cities, including Phoenix.
Sep. 13, 2016
The Arizona Supreme Court today ruled Phoenix police officers can continue to do union work while on the clock.
Sep. 13, 2016
There have been 19 confirmed cases of Zika to date in Maricopa County and about 30 across the state. All of them have been travel-related, but that's not stopping everyone from worrying.
Sep. 13, 2016
Police Chief Yahner believes this attempt to be a deliberate assault on local law enforcement.
Sep. 13, 2016
flood map
A developer convinced the city and the Federal Emergency Management Agency to reconsider the floodplain area near Rawhide Wash.
Sep. 13, 2016
Andy Biggs and Christine Jones
The recount was automatically triggered because the difference between State Senate President Andy Biggs and former Go Daddy executive Christine Jones is less than one tenth of 1 percent of their combined vote total.
Sep. 13, 2016
Two young prairie dogs captured near their burrow
Prairie dogs are everywhere in northern Arizona — and so is the plague. The flea-borne disease can destroy whole colonies of prairie dogs, and that has big consequences for ecosystems.
Sep. 13, 2016
Ann Kirkpatrick and John McCain
The survey done this past week for NBC and the Wall Street Journal by the Marist College Institute for Public Opinion shows the five-term incumbent Republican with a 57-38 percent lead over his challenger.
Sep. 13, 2016
Arizona Supreme Court building
The Arizona Supreme Court has ruled that leaving your cellphone unattended in a home where you’ve been a guest does not give police the right to search it.
Sep. 13, 2016
Maricopa County Sheriff's Office.
An appeals court has resurrected a lawsuit by former jail inmate in metro Phoenix who claims her rights were violated in 2009 when officers restrained her before and after she gave birth to her son at a hospital.
Sep. 13, 2016
Air Force officials say if the shortage isn't addressed soon, in 18 months there won't be enough fighter pilots to fill combat front-line squadrons. Arizona's Luke Air Force Base has been tapped to help solve the fighter pilot problem.
Sep. 13, 2016
GESD parent meeting
About 3,000 students in the Glendale Elementary School District will attend half-days while crews repair buildings on two campuses.
Sep. 12, 2016
Arizona’s grocery stores are at a three-year high for the amount of food sent to grocers, according to the latest numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau, which show $7 billion in foods shipped to stores in 2014. That’s up from $6.3 billion in both 2013 and 2012.
Sep. 12, 2016
Ashlynne Mike
The Navajo Nation has long opposed capital punishment. The mother of a murdered 11-year-old girl is asking the tribe to change its stance.
Sep. 12, 2016
Hillcrest Academy, a K-8 school, had almost 200 students enrolled when it closed. In their monthly meeting Monday, board members unanimously approved an intent to revoke Hillcrest Academy’s charter.
Sep. 12, 2016
skimmer map
The number of credit card skimmers discovered at gas station pumps around the state is still rising. The state has found 61 skimmer devices this year, almost half in the last month alone.
Sep. 12, 2016

Pages