KJZZ News

This summer’s Supreme Court decision in the case of Reed vs. Town of Gilbert made parts of some cities sign code unconstitutional.
Sep. 23, 2015
Yogi Berra was remembered Wednesday in baseball circles and beyond. The Baseball Hall of Fame member died Tuesday at the age of 90 and had a special connection to Arizona.
Sep. 23, 2015
Members of the Industrial Commission of Arizona resigned after a lawmaker questioned the many per diem payments they charged the state.
Sep. 23, 2015
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Big theater and small theater are working together as Ron May, best known in the Valley for Stray Cat Theatre, is directing for Arizona Theatre Company.
Sep. 23, 2015
light rail
Light rail ridership has done better than even optimists had projected, and expansion efforts are under way. But one city that hasn’t embraced light rail is Scottsdale.
Sep. 23, 2015
Author Linda Hirshman spoke about her new book Sisters in Law, in which she writes about the impact Justices O’Connor and Ginsburg have had on the legal system and, in turn, the entire nation.
Sep. 23, 2015
Arizona Supreme Court Justice Rebecca White Berch will retire from the high court September 28th.
Sep. 23, 2015
Glenn Odegard
For the past several months, the Town of Jerome has been trying to stop some homeowners from renting their historic homes on a short-term basis.
Sep. 23, 2015
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On Tuesday Governor Doug Ducey’s Classrooms First Initiative Council released its recommendations on how to change Arizona’s K-12 education funding formula.
Sep. 23, 2015
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The number of Hispanic owned businesses has grown by more than 70 percent since 2007. That’s according to a new report released by the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
Sep. 23, 2015
E. coli
Although it is officially fall, temperatures are still warm enough to encourage swimmers to visit local lakes. But one popular beach has tested positive for high levels of E. coli, which may put swimmer’s health at risk.
Sep. 23, 2015
US Border Patrol agent
The United States has fortified the border with Mexico since the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, largely in the name of thwarting terrorism. However, some analysts believe there’s a greater potential threat of terrorists entering the U.S. from the northern border.
Sep. 23, 2015
arpaio
Five months after the first round of civil contempt of court hearings against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio concluded in April, the proceedings will resume again on Thursday.
Sep. 23, 2015
As the future South Mountain Freeway breaks through the barriers of limited accessibility and traffic congestion, it creates a new obstacle by cutting through land that the Gila River Indian Community finds sacred.
Sep. 23, 2015
Arizona Western College solar panels
The plant is expected to power about 4,500 homes in the small community of Cochise. The construction is expected to bring about 125 jobs to the area.
Sep. 23, 2015
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A new documentary premieres Tuesday on PBS that looks at the Latino experience during the Vietnam War, both on the front lines, and in this country.
Sep. 22, 2015
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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced settlements this week with an Arizona fertilizer and crop protection retailer and its affiliate company in California.
Sep. 22, 2015
body camera
Body cameras have been presented as a way to increase police transparency and accountability in the wake of use of force incidents in Ferguson and Baltimore.
Sep. 22, 2015
Mike Chow
Mike Chow is a staff photojournalist at the Arizona Republic.
Sep. 22, 2015
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The Arizona Attorney General’s office dismissed a complaint that accused a Department of Education employee of using his official authority to influence political action.
Sep. 22, 2015

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