KJZZ News

Interstate 10 sign
Westbound lanes of the Interstate 10 Tex Wash Bridge in Desert Center, Calif., about 50 miles west of the Arizona state line, will re-open Friday at noon.
Jul. 21, 2015
If you’ve ever driven near ASU’s Tempe campus, you’ve probably seen the cars that belong to the school’s police department. Right now they’re white with ASU maroon and gold markings, but the agency is transitioning to a more traditional look.
Jul. 21, 2015
Interstate 10 traffic
The Interstate 10 bridge collapse in California last weekend is forcing drivers to find alternate routes. About 24,000 vehicles use the interstate every day.
Jul. 21, 2015
The collapse of Interstate 10 is more than just an inconvenience for many local businesses that use the highway regularly. It is also a big expense and it could trickle down to consumers.
Jul. 21, 2015
Arizona Capitol
Arizona finds itself with an unexpected budget surplus of over a quarter billion dollars and lawmakers are already battling over what to do with the excess funds.
Jul. 21, 2015
Randy Johnson used to cram his 6-foot-10-inch frame into the luggage racks above the seats in the charter buses used by his minor league team so he could sleep on long road trips.
Jul. 21, 2015
capers poster
One result of neighborhood development is the tearing down of old buildings to make room for new ones. But frequently, that means that people are displaced and, in some cases, can no longer afford to live there.
Jul. 21, 2015
Downtown Jerome
A group of homeowners in Jerome is trying to get their town to change its rules about renting out homes to visitors on vacation.
Jul. 21, 2015
A retired ASU professor is trying to set the historical record straight about one of the Wild West’s most notorious gunmen.
Jul. 21, 2015
Kids
Numbers released Tuesday as part of the annual Kids Count Data Book rank Arizona 46th in the country in a series of categories measuring conditions for kids — that’s the same spot Arizona was in last year.
Jul. 21, 2015
Hospital room
Medical devices are increasingly becoming more high tech.
Jul. 21, 2015
Art classroom
As the school year approaches and with over a thousand teacher vacancies in the Phoenix metro alone, Arizona officials say the educator shortage has reached crisis levels around the state.
Jul. 21, 2015
Cudellious Love
Cudellious Love was convicted June 1 of first-degree murder in the stabbing death of 27-year-old Laura Hundling.
Jul. 21, 2015
Maricopa County seal
Thousands of rape kits remain untested in Arizona. Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery said his office is applying for millions of dollars in grants allowing authorities to test kits that have never been looked at.
Jul. 21, 2015
Finger painting
Arizona has one of the lowest rates of preschool enrollment of any state, but a $20 million a year grant from the U.S. Department of Education could help change that.
Jul. 21, 2015
Swimming pool
The Arizona Registrar of Contractors has revoked the licenses of a pair of iconic swimming pool construction companies.
Jul. 21, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey has no intention of cancelling bids for more private prison beds no matter what an investigation into recent rioting at a private facility near Kingman shows.
Jul. 21, 2015
protester
Twelve people were sentenced in Tucson Monday for protesting Operation Streamline, a federal immigration court program that fast tracks deportation proceedings. The program was started in 2005 as a strategy to deter repeat illegal border crossers.
Jul. 21, 2015
The FBI has arrested and charged the man who admitted to making death threats to Flagstaff schools this past spring, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Arizona.
Jul. 21, 2015
Saguaro National Park
Saguaro National Park outside Tucson plans to resume herbicide spraying on parts of the park where invasive buffelgrass has become established.
Jul. 21, 2015

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