KJZZ News

The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office is dedicating at least 18 detectives to the criminal investigation of one of its own deputies who died of an apparent suicide after his arrest and resignation.
May 20, 2014
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is urging people in southeastern Arizona to be "bear aware" after some recent incidents involving bears in campgrounds and residential areas.
May 20, 2014
Arizona politics is nothing to laugh about. Especially when you’re viewing the action from three feet off the playground.
May 20, 2014
After months of negotiation and more than twenty budget hearings, the Phoenix City Council is poised to vote on the budget on Tuesday.
May 20, 2014
The U.S. Senate held a hearing in Chicago on Monday to discuss the issue of immigrant military enlistment. Those who testified urged Republican leaders in Congress to allow a vote on comprehensive immigration reform.
May 19, 2014
For the first time in the history of this country, a Native American woman has taken the oath to become a federal judge. She will be the only American Indian to serve on the federal bench out of almost 900 judges.
May 19, 2014
Flight 142 to Wichita, Kansas, was getting ready for departure Monday afternoon when Federal Aviation Administration officials say the pilot smelled some sort of chemical.
May 19, 2014
A proposed ordinance that would impose new rules on owners of blighted golf courses will be discussed at a public meeting at Phoenix city hall Tuesday. The measure comes up as a neighborhood group tries to save a golf course in Ahwatukee.
May 19, 2014
More than a ton of trash has been removed from the site of an illegal pot farm in the Fossil Springs Wilderness Area. It took almost 10 years for funding to come through for the clean-up.
May 19, 2014
After a string of fatal wrong-way driver crashes in Phoenix, state highway safety officials held an emergency meeting over the weekend to discuss ways to keep more Arizona drivers safe. In the past six days, seven people have died after being hit by a wrong-way driver.
May 19, 2014
President Barack Obama will designate a new national monument in New Mexico this week, a White House official said.
May 19, 2014
A crowded field of Republican candidates for governor continues to wait for one key shoe to drop: the endorsement of Gov. Jan Brewer.
May 19, 2014
A plan for energy transmission corridors across the West is being revised because of a court order and the public has just one week left to comment on the revisions.
May 19, 2014
A new federal court lawsuit could change the way candidates obtain the signatures they need to get on the ballot in Arizona.
May 19, 2014
The pilot of a helicopter is dead after an accident at the bottom of the Grand Canyon.
May 19, 2014
Upcoming repair work on the Interstate 10 Deck Park Tunnel will destroy a portion of the Japanese garden in central Phoenix. Some people are upset because it has taken years to carefully prune the trees and bushes in a traditional Asian style.
May 19, 2014
If you think you’re smart, have a chat with 12-year-old Ari Mehta.
May 19, 2014
The country’s four major wireless carriers have made text-to-911 systems available to select states and cities.
May 19, 2014
A new wireless phone service is being released Monday specifically for Latino consumers.
May 19, 2014
A Maricopa County Sheriff's deputy who recently died in an apparent suicide was also hoarding hundreds of hours of traffic-stop footage at his home, new evidence showed. Those recordings might prove relevant in the racial-profiling case against Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his office.
May 16, 2014

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