KJZZ News

Another lawsuit has been rejected in the highly contested 2nd Congressional District race between Martha McSally and Ron Barber. A Tucson lawyer sued the Secretary of State over the recount process.
December 03, 2014
A group of Maryvale High School students meets once a week to pray before school. One freshman says it helps him cope with high school life.
December 03, 2014
There’s a new name for the U.S. Airways Center where the Phoenix Suns, Mercury and Rattlers play their home games.
December 02, 2014
The City of Mesa is looking to extend the life of its landfills by asking for the shirt on your back — when you no longer want it.
December 02, 2014
The Arizona Supreme Court will hear two cases about medical marijuana next year.
December 02, 2014
The federal judge presiding over the racial profiling case against Sheriff Joe Arpaio said he is considering appointing a federal prosecutor to pursue criminal contempt proceedings against the sheriff.
December 02, 2014
A federal appeals court has denied former Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi’s request for another hearing in his appeal of corruption, money laundering and other convictions.
December 02, 2014
If you’re looking to harvest your own Christmas tree this holiday season, your options are quickly dwindling. Coconino National Forest sold its last permit at noon on Tuesday.
December 02, 2014
Power plants are the number one source of carbon pollution in the United States. Today is the final day to comment on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power Plan. The EPA has received a record number of comments.
December 02, 2014
A 4.7-magnitude earthquake shook thousands of people in northern Arizona on Sunday night. This is the second earthquake that’s occurred near this epicenter in the last week.
December 02, 2014
The Goldwater Institute is going to court in defense of a Tucson teacher who spoke out against the Common Core education standards.
December 02, 2014
A popular after-school activity is now being recognized as a sport in Arizona. While students may not break a sweat, state and national competitions can be fierce, if there is money to support it.
December 02, 2014
A faith-based human rights group has released a set of inmate testimonies on experiences in isolation. The American Friends Service Committee is urging the state to limit the use of isolation for all maximum security prisoners.
December 02, 2014
The Maricopa County Community College District has reached a $4 million settlement with the federal goverment, ending a three-year whistleblower case accusing theft and fraudulent use of AmeriCorps grant money.
December 01, 2014
It’s hard to describe the award-winning piece, made up of concentric circles and billowing netting, by artist Janet Echelman.
December 01, 2014
While running a few seconds faster may not make a big difference over short distances, it may mean life or death in combat situations. Borrowing from familiar technology, a new ASU project may make that speed boost a reality for those who need it.
December 01, 2014
Hockey fans have something to tweet about. The Arizona Coyotes have upgraded the cell services in the Gila River arena from 2G up to 4G LTE.
December 01, 2014
Glendale is starting the next phase of repairs at city parks damaged by the strong rain storms in September. Work starts Monday at four Glendale parks.
December 01, 2014
Valley Metro is looking for the public’s input on the Tempe Streetcar. The project is part of the 20-year regional transportation plan.
December 01, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court has denied Arizona’s effort to block a new hearing for a death row inmate.
December 01, 2014

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