KJZZ News

53 People Sickened By Salmonella After Eating Raw Tuna
State and federal health officials say 10 people have been hospitalized but no deaths have been reported.
May 22, 2015
 Tucson Streetcar Marks Millionth Passenger
Tucson's streetcar system is celebrating reaching a milestone of 1 million passengers.
May 22, 2015
Phoenix Family Of Lucha Libre Wrestlers Tries To Widen Audience
There are all kinds of family businesses. Some kids take over the family restaurant, others the family gardening company. One family business in Phoenix relies on cheers and boos to stay running.
May 21, 2015
Study: Cold-Blooded Animals May Struggle To Adapt To Climate Change
Climate change has been increasing temperatures across the Southwest for years now, and research suggests it may be slowing down cold-blooded desert dwellers.
May 21, 2015
New Study Shows Most Adults Not Using Sunscreen Regularly
New research shows that regardless of how sunny or cloudy the place you live, you’re probably not reaching into the medicine cabinet for sunscreen.
May 21, 2015
UA Study Explores How Food Is Advertised To Kids
How healthy is the food advertised to kids? That question is the subject of a new report -- and some controversy.
May 21, 2015
Drought Is Bad In Arizona, But Worse In Surrounding States
Even with an unexpectedly wet May in the Valley, doesn’t it seem like we’re still in a drought? Well, we are. But not quite to the level of some of our neighbors.
May 21, 2015
Conflict Continues Between Arizona Coyotes, City Of Glendale
Brendan Porter, managing editor of the Five for Howling—the Arizona Coyotes’ blog on SB Nation, dicusses the ongoing issues between the team and the city.
May 21, 2015
New Research Finds Temperatures In The West May Have Impact On Energy Generation
Scientists have identified a lot of potential impacts of climate change, but new research suggests there’s one that the American West specifically has to prepared for: increased demand for electricity.
May 21, 2015
Arizona Next Steps Summit Addressed Strategies For Fighting Sex Trafficking
The issue of sex trafficking in Arizona started receiving a lot of attention among the broader public earlier this year when the Valley hosted the Super Bowl.
May 21, 2015
Sounds Of The City: Picking Peaches At Schnepf Farms
Listen to Joe Bastek picking peaches with his family at Schnepf Farms in Queen Creek. If you have suggestions or hear things that make Phoenix Phoenix, send us a note at [email protected]
May 21, 2015
Human-Caused Oak Tree Fire Burns 2,000 Acres In Southern Arizona
A brush fire is burning 10 miles north of Sonoita in Southern Arizona. The Oak Tree Fire has already burned 2,000 acres and is 20 percent contained.
May 21, 2015
Diane Douglas, Arizona Board Of Education Meet In Court
Attorneys for State School Superintendent Diane Douglas and the State Board of Education were in court Thursday morning.
May 21, 2015
Feds Fatally Shoot Troubled Mexican Gray Wolf In New Mexico
Federal authorities say a Mexican gray wolf has been shot and killed in southwestern New Mexico after it was exhibiting escalating nuisance behavior.
May 21, 2015
Last Bill Johnsons Big Apple Restaurant Closing In Phoenix
After nearly 60 years in business, the last Bill Johnson's Big Apple restaurant is shutting its doors.
May 21, 2015
Comcast Bringing More Than 1,000 Jobs To Tucson
Major media provider Comcast has announced it will establish a customer service center in Tucson.
May 21, 2015
Maricopa County Workers Wont Face Discrimination For Sexual Orientation
Sexual orientation has been added to a list of reasons why Maricopa County employees will not face discrimination in the workplace.
May 21, 2015
University Of Arizona Frat Shut Down Over Hazing Violations
School officials announced Wednesday that effective immediately, the Theta Chi chapter must cease all activity on the Tucson campus.
May 21, 2015
2nd Marine Killed In Hawaii Crash Identified As Arizona Man
Lance Cpl. Matthew Determan of Maricopa, Arizona, was among several people who were injured when the MV-22 Osprey went down at Bellows Air Force Station outside Honolulu on Sunday.
May 21, 2015
 Kingman Passes Ban On Smoking With Kids In Car
Councilmembers narrowly approved the ban with a 4-3 vote Tuesday, making it a secondary offense to smoke in a car with people under the age of 18 present.
May 21, 2015

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