KJZZ News

Bike
The bikes are part of a partnership between Pima County, the University of Arizona and other groups. That project started more than a decade ago in three neighborhoods on Tucson’s south side.
Oct. 4, 2016
Athletes have been known to try just about anything to help their performance. Now, some are turning to the deep blue seas for hydration.
Oct. 4, 2016
writing in the dark
Writing in the Dark started earlier this year as a way for writers who are blind or visually impaired to get together and help one another become better writers.
Oct. 4, 2016
Arizona’s early literacy initiative has come out with new maps, showing how schools and districts fare in several key factors dealing with reading.
Oct. 4, 2016
The First Baptist Church on Monroe Street in downtown Phoenix was built in 1929. In 1984, a fire burned much of it to the ground.
Oct. 4, 2016
Donald Trump
As part of our Divided States project, we are talking with representative voters across the traditionally red state of Arizona. Eileen Eagar is a Mormon, and a fervent supporter of Donald Trump.
Oct. 4, 2016
Majerle Lister lives part-time with his grandmother on the Navajo Nation reservation. He's driven by social justice issues and, after backing Bernie Sanders, is reluctantly supporting Hillary Clinton.
Oct. 4, 2016
Xenia Orona and her husband
The number of minority millennials eligible to vote this election is growing across both Arizona and the Valley. But will they turn out? One reluctant Clinton supporter says she is becoming more enthusiastic as the election nears.
Oct. 4, 2016
Prescott Valley Event Center
All the tickets for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's scheduled appearance in Prescott Valley are taken.
Oct. 4, 2016
Taser
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday let stand a lower court’s ruling that said use of a Taser on a mentally-ill man who died does count as unconstitutional, excessive force.
Oct. 4, 2016
mexico 911 logo
For decades, Mexicans have had a hard time trying to report an emergency. There’s a number for the police, another one for the Red Cross — and even different numbers in different cities and states.
Oct. 4, 2016
Enrique Pena Nieto
Maria Contreras-Sweet, head of the U.S. Small Business Administration, met with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and toured the floor of the country’s annual entrepreneurship convention on Monday afternoon.
Oct. 4, 2016
Joint or preroll
A new study from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention has found marijuana use by adults over the age of 55 has narrowly eclipsed that of teenagers over the past the decade
Oct. 4, 2016
Raquel Gutierrez
Raquel Gutierrez knew by the sixth grade that her father had a different job. Gustavo Gutierrez was a big charismatic man who spent days in fields all over the Valley — but he wasn’t harvesting.
Oct. 4, 2016
Regardless of who wins the election, one of the first bills to be introduced in Congress next year could be a bill to change the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Oct. 3, 2016
AeroMart flight 106 landed at 12:53 p.m., 23 minutes after its scheduled arrival.The flight marked the first time in just shy of eight years that a commercial flight from Mexico touched down in Tucson.
Oct. 3, 2016
Marco Werman
For the past two decades, Marco Werman has been the host of Public Radio International’s daily program, The World — a show heard on many public radio stations, including KJZZ.
Oct. 3, 2016
downtown phoenix
The widow of late baseball Hall of Famer Harmon Killebrew could see her share of $11 million in restitution from a Phoenix businessman who broke the state’s securities laws.
Oct. 3, 2016
ASU sign
Lee Gardner, a senior reporter at the Chronicle Of Higher Education, said that may have more to do with an increase in reporting not the actual number of assaults.
Oct. 3, 2016
baby doctor
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump don’t agree on much, but both have said they support the concept of paid family leave. This marks the first time both major party nominees favor paid leave.
Oct. 3, 2016

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