KJZZ News

Visit new Phoenix Convention Center Executive Chef Masood Shirmohammadi.
Jul. 8, 2016
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The Arizona Diamondbacks may have been the big winner in Major League Baseball’s off season, but after the off-season hype, the Diamondbacks find themselves tied for last place in the National League West.
Jul. 8, 2016
health
Earlier this week, the White House announced plans to provide $1.1 billion to fight opioid abuse—including prescriptions and heroin. Arizona will receive $21 million under the plan.
Jul. 8, 2016
Lights in Phoenix are in the process of changing to LEDs. A public comment period ended on June 30 and the respondents split almost down the middle.
Jul. 8, 2016
Police departments issuing new safety protocol, community leaders call for training changes and "open and honest dialogue" about race relations.
Jul. 8, 2016
Ashlynne Mike
The Navajo Nation is creating its own Amber Alert plan to respond to kidnappings like the one that resulted in a young girl’s death in May. It would be the first of its kind in the country.
Jul. 8, 2016
Mahin Khan
Mahin Khan, 18, was arrested last week at his home on charges of conspiring to commit acts of terrorism in both Pima and Maricopa counties.
Jul. 8, 2016
fish
Fish and frogs swim slower when they’re exposed to pesticides, according to a review study by two Northern Arizona University biologists.
Jul. 8, 2016
The murals inside the Desert View Watchtower tell the stories of American Indians who once lived in the area. The Grand Canyon Association says water leaks have badly damaged the artwork.
Jul. 8, 2016
Mexico is making it harder to import used cars from the U.S., angering hundreds of importers along the border whose livelihoods depend the revival and resale of America's four-wheeled rejects.
Jul. 8, 2016
The Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law filed a motion Thursday for a preliminary injunction calling for election administration plans to be submitted by the secretary of state and Maricopa County officials.
Jul. 8, 2016
The Mesa Chamber of Commerce says local businesses are being targeted and sued for violating the Americans with Disabilities Act. But the plaintiffs in these cases say after 26 years of being in existence, businesses should comply with the ADA for one simple reason: It’s the law.
Jul. 8, 2016
Glendale City Council recently approved dipping into the general fund for repairs at its spring training baseball facility.
Jul. 8, 2016
doctor
The National Institutes of Health has awarded the University of Arizona and Banner Health a $43.3 million to fund new research on disease prevention.
Jul. 7, 2016
credit card
Hackers stole credit and debit card information from more than 1,000 Wendy’s locations, including 18 in Arizona.
Jul. 7, 2016
Desert Botanical Garden
Listen to Katharine Messenger giving a flashlight tour at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix.
Jul. 7, 2016
Non-profit Tumbleweed reported there are more homeless teens in the West Valley than there have been in the past.
Jul. 7, 2016
scottsdale shopping
A recent report by the D.C.-based Tax Foundation ranks Arizona's sales tax the 11th highest.
Jul. 7, 2016
U.S. Department of Justice seal
The federal grant is the largest Arizona has received in recent years, the Arizona Department of Public Safety said.
Jul. 7, 2016
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio
A hearing scheduled Friday is expected to help a federal judge get closer to issuing an order mandating reforms to the sheriff’s procedures for investigating officer misconduct, as well as the appointment of an independent investigator to oversee certain internal investigations.
Jul. 7, 2016

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