KJZZ News

Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport Could Leave Parking Business
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport could be getting out of the parking business. The Aviation Department wants the private sector to build a new transportation center and take over the airport’s other public parking facilities.
Jan. 18, 2018
Arpaio
Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s entrance into the Arizona Senate race has shaken up an already crowded field of competitors.
Jan. 18, 2018
ASU Part Of Team Creating Smarter Bots
Arizona State University is one of seven schools supporting a project that's designing new intelligence for drones and robots. The purpose is to make intelligent technologies fully automated.
Jan. 17, 2018
SRP Imported Fish Gorging In Canals
SRP workers find fish cleaning canal walls are gorging on algae.
Jan. 17, 2018
AZ U.S. Congressional Holdouts Warned No DACA, No Latino Vote
Arizona DREAMers and their supporters warn Congressional Dems Sinema and O'Halleran there is no loyalty if DACA is not passed.
Jan. 17, 2018
Border Patrol Routinely Empty Water Jugs Left For Migrants, Report Says
U.S. border patrol agents routinely empty water jugs and destroy or remove supplies left for migrants crossing the border in the southern Arizona desert, according to two humanitarian groups based in Tucson.
Jan. 17, 2018
 Flagstaff Passes Resolution Against Border Wall Builders
The Flagstaff City Council passed a resolution Tuesday that takes a stand against President Donald Trump’s proposed wall along the Mexico border.
Jan. 17, 2018
How Immigration Rules Affect International Entrepreneurs
There is no simple immigration path for entrepreneurs to come start businesses in the U.S. That’s why President Obama created the International Entrepreneur Rule which created a path for these innovators. But the Trump administration isn’t so fond of this rule, and it’s left some entrepreneurs in the lurch.
Jan. 17, 2018
How Does U.S. Foreign Policy Today Differ From The Post-Cold War Era?
The Trump administration has adopted a foreign policy dramatically different from its predecessors. Here to talk about that is Jeffrey Engel, director of the Center for Presidential History at Southern Methodist University and author of "When the World Seemed New: George H.W. Bush and the End of the Cold War."
Jan. 17, 2018
What Are The Potential Pitfalls Of Robotic Surgery?
New robotic technology is fundamentally changing the way surgeons are trained and it’s creating some problems for surgery residents, according to Matt Beane, project scientist with the Technology Management Program at UC Santa Barbara.
Jan. 17, 2018
Lawsuits Over Gerrymandering Could Change Congressional Maps Before 2018 Midterms
A handful of cases dealing with how political district boundaries are drawn are moving through courts across the country.
Jan. 17, 2018
Arizona Attorney General, Trucking Industry Team Up To Fight Human Trafficking
The state Attorney General’s Office and Arizona Trucking Association this morning announced a new partnership to help victims of human trafficking. Here to talk about this is Tony Bradley, president and CEO of the Arizona Trucking Association.
Jan. 17, 2018
Breaking Down The Debate About Reinstating Legislative Earmarks
There have been plenty of debates in the past year that have put GOP members on Capitol Hill at odds with one another, the latest being about earmarks, those funds for specific projects that were slipped into other legislation before being banned in 2011.
Jan. 17, 2018
Bike Share Industry Evolution Playing Out In Phoenix Metro Area
Bike-sharing programs are expanding, and recently, a new model has emerged: dockless bike-sharing.
Jan. 17, 2018
The Debate Over FISA Reignited
While cameras were focused on DACA Tuesday, another Congressional battle was playing out but with much less attention.
Jan. 17, 2018
Gov. Ducey: More Money Is Needed for K-12 Education
In an interview in KJZZ's studio, Gov. Ducey said most of the new spending in his $10.1 billion budget proposal would go to K-12 education. Along with education funding, Ducey said to expect to hear more later this week about the special session he plans to call to deal with the opioid epidemic.
Jan. 17, 2018
Flake Urges Colleagues To Reject Trump Attacks On Press
Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake took to the Senate floor Wednesday to denounce President Donald Trump’s attacks on the media.
Jan. 17, 2018
Catalina Sky Survey Sets Record For Finding Asteroids
Finding asteroids that are approaching Earth is not a competitive sport, but Tucson-based Catalina Sky Survey blew the competition out of the sky in 2017.
Jan. 17, 2018
Two Guys On Your Head: Why Your Gift Isn
We give for many reasons, and most of the time it feels pretty good. But when you're on the receiving end of generosity, feelings can be mixed.
Jan. 17, 2018
The Takeaway: Survivors Confront Dr. Larry Nassar
Former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar is due to be sentenced for sexually abusing young, female gymnasts. More than 140 athletes say they are among his victims
Jan. 17, 2018

Pages