KJZZ News

wild horses
North American wild horses will not be considered a threatened or endangered species. The United States Fish and Wildlife service denied the proposal Wednesday.
Jul. 2, 2015
Mohave is the latest county to consider raising taxes this yea, and some county officials are blaming the state budget for the increase.
Jul. 2, 2015
american flag
Proudly flying the American flag on the fourth of July has been a common sight. But when those flags wear out and tear, they are supposed to be disposed of.
Jul. 2, 2015
Roosevelt Row planters
Roosevelt Row is experiencing a Renaissance. Restaurants, art galleries and condos dot this stretch of downtown Phoenix. Part of the City of Phoenix’s effort to further improve this hipster-friendly corridor involves creating shade, a very precious commodity.
Jul. 2, 2015
Sweetwater drilling platform
The unique hydrology beneath the city of Williams makes their search for groundwater difficult. But other towns on the Colorado Plateau may have to learn from their experience.
Jul. 2, 2015
mirror lab
Astronomers expect the Giant Magellan Telescope will see 10 times better than the Hubble Space Telescope, which is marking its 25th year in Earth orbit.
Jul. 2, 2015
Arizona Department of Child Safety logo
The Arizona Department of Child Safety will be making more information public on cases of child abuse that result in fatality. The agency’s expanded disclosure requirements go into effect Friday.
Jul. 2, 2015
Turtle
Arizona’s tropical-like weather promotes a flurry of mating activity for birds, centipedes, plants, tarantulas, toads and other animals.
Jul. 2, 2015
Attorney General Mark Brnovich is appealing a court decision that allows young immigrants who qualify for an Obama administration program to pay the in-state tuition rate at the Maricopa Community Colleges.
Jul. 1, 2015
The recent Jodi Arias murder trial received a lot of national attention, which also led to the case’s prosecutor Juan Martinez being in the spotlight.
Jul. 1, 2015
gay marriage ruling
LGBT activists say same-sex marriage doesn’t even come close to erasing other discrimination that exists — including employment and housing.
Jul. 1, 2015
We talked with Colleen Coyle Mathis, chair of the commission, and NAU political scientist Fred Solop.
Jul. 1, 2015
U.S. Supreme Court
We talked with Dr. Carolyn Lukensmeyer, executive director of the National Institute for Civil Discourse.
Jul. 1, 2015
Pima County Sheriff's Office
Clarence Dupnik has been sheriff of Pima County since 1980, but he’ll be retiring at the end of this month.
Jul. 1, 2015
hiking
Hiking at one of Phoenix’s many mountain preserves can often be an exercise in the art of patience. But the city of Phoenix is making an effort to get hikers to play nice.
Jul. 1, 2015
Tonto National Forest
Tonto National Forest will lift its fire restrictions Thursday morning. This comes than a month after the restrictions were first implemented.
Jul. 1, 2015
Sheriff Joe Arpaio
A federal appeals court has denied Maricopa County's request for another hearing over its decision to make the county a party in Sheriff Joe Arpaio's racial profiling case.
Jul. 1, 2015
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said his department is encouraging law enforcement "to be vigilant and prepared" ahead of the July 4th holiday in the U.S. following attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait.
Jul. 1, 2015
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Arizona Congressman Matt Salmon is proposing stricter rules that would prevent unauthorized immigrants accused of crimes to be released from custody while awaiting deportation proceedings.
Jun. 30, 2015
Two years ago, the Yarnell Hill Fire killed 19 firefighters, making it the deadliest blaze in state history.
Jun. 30, 2015

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