KJZZ News

photo radar
Gov. Doug Ducey has signed legislation that bans license plate covers typically used to prevent photo enforcement cameras from capturing an image of the plate.
Mar. 29, 2017
Phoenix City Hall
On Tuesday night, the city of Phoenix will officially open a trade office in Mexico designed to benefit Arizona manufacturers.
Mar. 29, 2017
Navajo Generating Station
Despite President Trump’s efforts to bring back coal, a coal fired power plant and coal mine on the Navajo Nation face closures. Hundreds of Navajo people who have worked in the coal industry for generations are worried about their futures.
Mar. 29, 2017
While business leaders in Arizona say the K-12 public school system isn’t necessarily a selling point for Arizona when wooing new businesses to the state, officials are hoping a new partnership could make Arizona’s community colleges catch the eye of prospective companies.
Mar. 29, 2017
health
A partnership between the city of Tempe and the Phoenix Veterans Administration has brought healthcare to the homes of almost 70 veterans there in its first year.
Mar. 29, 2017
Peoria Unified School District
The school district is proposing new school boundaries to move students from at-capacity elementary schools to other, nearby schools.
Mar. 29, 2017
lake mead
An Arizona tribe is suing the largest supplier of water in the state. The Ak-Chin Community says the Central Arizona Water Conservation District, which delivers water from Lake Mead, is planning to shortchange them.
Mar. 28, 2017
It turns out that Austen's devoted base of followers is expanding. In a recent article published in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Professor Nicole Wright documents the expanding alt-right, or white nationalist, segment of Janeites.
Mar. 28, 2017
American Bar Association logo
The American Bar Association, which accredits law schools, has put a local, for-profit law school on probation.
Mar. 28, 2017
football player
The annual NFL owners meetings are underway in Phoenix at the Arizona Biltmore. As the league continues to adjust rules to protect players from brain trauma, they are focusing on improving the helmet as a means to lower concussion rates.
Mar. 28, 2017
the pulse logo
Inside of the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia, Jennifer Sontchi stares approvingly at a scene frozen in time behind a pane of glass.
Mar. 28, 2017
Arizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake
President Donald Trump's proposed budget cuts the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program, which reimburses state and county agencies for incarcerating criminal immigrants.
Mar. 28, 2017
the takeaway logo
Britain's plan to exit the E.U. becomes official this week when the government triggers Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty. It's never been done before. What potential pitfalls lie ahead?
Mar. 28, 2017
Yemen flag
Sunday marks the two-year anniversary of Saudi Arabia’s engagement inside Yemen. The U.S. is also involved there. It’s been conducting airstrikes as it tries to go after Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula.
Mar. 28, 2017
Democrats
Since November’s election, a number of groups and causes have noted an uptick in interest from people either wanting to support the new administration, or oppose it.
Mar. 28, 2017
Taxi cab
One producer drives a cab around the Valley and records some of the backseat confessions she hears. Here's one of them.
Mar. 28, 2017
Executive Towers
A midcentury Phoenix building has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Executive Towers, a condo building at Third and Clarendon avenues, was built in the early '60s by noted Valley architect Al Beadle.
Mar. 28, 2017
Coffee beans
A quarter of Americans call themselves coffee snobs, according Modern Restaurant Management's March report. The report said industry growth is in the high-end products called "third wave," where an intense focus is paid to how beans are sourced and roasted.
Mar. 28, 2017
Arizona Diamondbacks logo
It has been home-run spring training at Salt River Fields, which is home to the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies. Multiple attendance and stadium records have been surpassed this year.
Mar. 28, 2017
Sesame Street
The Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit behind the program, is working on a new initiative "Sesame Street and Autism: See Amazing in All Children." As part of that, Sesame Street is introducing Julia, its first autistic character.
Mar. 28, 2017

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