KJZZ News

Mark Brnovich
A Maricopa County Superior Court judge says Attorney General Mark Brnovich can intervene in lawsuits brought by the group Advocates for Individuals with Disabilities (AID). The group has filed hundreds of lawsuits against local businesses for violating the Americans With Disabilities Act.
Sep. 9, 2016
phone bank at Arizona GOP headquarters
The last time Arizona voters picked a Democrat for President was two decades ago to re-elect Bill Clinton. To find another example, you have to go back to 1948. But now the Hillary Clinton campaign has started investing in the state.
Sep. 9, 2016
Arizona's 5th Congressional District
The Christine Jones campaign sought to have the votes included in the tight race where she trails Andy Biggs by nine votes.
Sep. 9, 2016
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Arizona Department of Corrections officials say they have been in communication with residents in the area who had expressed concerns over the temporary housing location in their neighborhood.
Sep. 9, 2016
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Thursday that Phoenix's housing authority has revised how it administers the federally-funded Housing Choice Voucher program.
Sep. 9, 2016
Nogales Police Department
Arizona’s largest shipping port in Nogales was partly closed Thursday after U.S. federal agents opened fire on a man who tried to ram them, authorities said.
Sep. 9, 2016
Green Acre
The owners of a Gilbert kennel where 21 dogs died of heat exhaustion are scheduled to be sentenced Friday for their guilty pleas in the case.
Sep. 9, 2016
OSIRIS-REx lifts off
A 191-foot rocket sent the spacecraft of a University of Arizona-led asteroid sample mission hurtling through the air Thursday to embark on its seven-year journey.
Sep. 9, 2016
six-eyed spitting spider
Have you ever seen a strange critter crawling across the floor you couldn’t identify? The Arizona Science Desk wants to help you get answers!
Sep. 9, 2016
Arizona's 5th Congressional District
The Christine Jones campaign is asking Maricopa County to count ballots that were thrown out in the razor thin election.
Sep. 8, 2016
A Chandler pharmaceutical company is now the largest donor in the campaign against legalized marijuana in Arizona. Insys Therapeutics gave $500,000 to Arizonans for Responsible Drug Policy against Proposition 205, four times more than any other donor.
Sep. 8, 2016
The Flagstaff City Council has voted to extend a tax break to Nestle-Purina.
Sep. 8, 2016
Have you seen the hashtag #normalizebreastfeeding on social media? It’s becoming a lot more popular as breastfeeding rates continue to rise in the U.S. But, according to the CDC, there's still room to grow. Only about half of babies are still being breastfed at 6 months of age. The agency recommends breastfeeding for a year or more.
Sep. 8, 2016
The battle over the GOP primary in Arizona’s Fifth Congressional District continued in court Thursday as attorneys for Christine Jones called a number of voters as witnesses.
Sep. 8, 2016
Skateboards are a unique way to express individuality and personal style, and Douglas Miles—one of New Times’ 100 Creatives—has used them for his canvas.
Sep. 8, 2016
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The University of Arizona Institute for LGBT Studies is hosting a first-of-its kind conference this week: it’s called “Trans*studies: An International Interdisciplinary Conference on Gender, Embodiment and Sexuality."
Sep. 8, 2016
Flower
Meet University of Arizona entomologist Justin Schmidt. He's been stung nearly 1,000 times by various insects in the course of his research.
Sep. 8, 2016
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A watchdog group is accusing a state consumer advocate of conspiring with a utility lobbyist to influence solar policy in Arizona.
Sep. 8, 2016
A 10,000 acre housing development in Buckeye that had stalled during the Great Recession is back on after the land recently sold. The development could ultimately include around 40,000 new homes.
Sep. 8, 2016
The woman accused of faking cancer to get the state of Arizona to pay for her late term abortion has been sentenced to more than 25 years in prison.
Sep. 8, 2016

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