KJZZ News

Temperatures in some detention cells from Texas to Arizona are so low that migrants say it’s a form of punishment to keep them from crossing again.
November 19, 2013
Late last week, a judge in federal court in Phoenix dismissed the lawsuit against six ATF employees and a prosecutor, ruling in part that, because the family already receives death benefits following Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry’s murder, compensation has already been made.
November 18, 2013
Next week is Thanksgiving, and that also means Salvation Army red kettles outside store fronts. The organization will launch its community fundraising drives after the holiday.
November 18, 2013
Jury selection started Monday in the second retrial of a man charged with several murders at a Buddhist temple more than 20 years ago.
November 18, 2013
Recess- a time in school that many of us looked forward to. It was a time to play with friends, run around and use our outside voices, but for many kids today recess is no longer fun and games.
November 18, 2013
Two binational groups have proposed building a wind farm project that spans Mexico and the United States.
November 18, 2013
A three-day prescribed burn is planned to start Monday on the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park. The fire is expected to produce residual smoke for several days or weeks.
November 18, 2013
The United States is the largest source of remittances to Latin America. The recession greatly slowed money being sent to home countries by migrants. But the Pew Hispanic Trends Project has found that rates in most Latin American countries have bounced back, except in Mexico.
November 18, 2013
A recent study claims that nearly 30 million people on the planet live in slavery­ a practice that relies on the trafficking of human beings. Human trafficking is a growing problem in the Southwestern United States, and the black market trade is expanding in New Mexico.
November 18, 2013
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is releasing about 30 Desert Bighorn Sheep in the Santa Catalina Mountains, north of Tucson, today.
November 18, 2013
When disaster strikes like it did recently in the Philippines, we’re used to disaster response teams coming to the assistance of those who have lost homes and loved ones. But the situations the caregivers find can be tough to handle.
November 18, 2013
You may have heard this weekend about an Amber Alert issued after a Buckeye teen, who has suffered from depression and recently tried to harm herself, took her 8-year-old and 1-year-old sisters and left home in her mother’s vehicle.
November 18, 2013
A new report shows a dramatic shift in the status of some hospital patients.
November 18, 2013
Police in Tempe are investigating the robbery of a Bank of America branch, Saturday, in which the robber took a cab to the scene and allegedly left the area on a city bus.
November 18, 2013
A senior state economist is pushing for massive federal spending to improve job creation across the country.
November 18, 2013
Google announced it will invest millions of dollars in solar facilities in two states. One of those is Arizona.
November 15, 2013
The Gilbert Public Schools board is scheduled to vote Monday night on a tax break to Apple. The vote could determine if Apple will open a manufacturing plant in Mesa.
November 15, 2013
Former State Representative Ben Miranda died unexpectedly Friday. A Democrat, Miranda served in the legislature from 2002 until 2010.
November 15, 2013
Have you ever wanted to know how much a piece of American Indian art you have got sitting around your house is worth? Then, you are in luck.
November 15, 2013
If you do not have a credit card or a mortgage payment, it is tough to get a bank's attention when you are asking for a loan. It is a Catch 22, how do you get credit if you do not have credit?
November 15, 2013

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