KJZZ News

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Scientists have identified a potential Earth-like planet 1,400 light years away and a Southern Arizona observatory had a role in the discovery.
Jul. 23, 2015
Banamex USA, a subsidiary of Citigroup, must pay regulators a $140 million fine for its failure to adequately follow federal anti-money laundering regulations. Citigroup announced Wednesday Banamex USA’s remaining branches will close.
Jul. 23, 2015
Phoenix Coyotes
On the ice, the team is making significant changes to get younger. Is the organization going in the right direction?
Jul. 23, 2015
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The U.S. has 78 million Baby Boomers and they’re living longer. They also want more choices in retirement than previous generations.
Jul. 23, 2015
Cholla Power Plant
Arizona is preparing for new federal standards that will curtail carbon emissions coming from power plants.
Jul. 23, 2015
Dr. Joseph Sirven
Medicine is going to the dogs — literally. Our medical commentator Dr. Joseph Sirven explains.
Jul. 23, 2015
Sycamore Anthracnose
Cooler spring weather throughout parts of Arizona has caused Sycamore trees in Sunflower and the Oak Creek Canyon area to become infected with a foliage disease.
Jul. 23, 2015
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We bring back Leszek Pawlowicz, our resident quiz master, who has won a Jeopardy! Tournament of Champions. Each time he’s on, he’ll play one of us in a game of trivia. This week, he’s playing KJZZ science reporter Andrew Bernier.
Jul. 23, 2015
Desert Botanical Garden
Listen to Katharine Messenger giving a flashlight tour at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix.
Jul. 23, 2015
Semitruck
The closure caused problems for a lot of travelers between Phoenix and LA — including truckers.
Jul. 23, 2015
Older adults who stop driving are twice as likely to suffer from depression and are five times as likely to enter a long-term care facility.
Jul. 23, 2015
Arizona courts appear at odds over the possible impact on legalized medical marijuana on the ability of police to conduct searches prompted solely by officers smelling marijuana.
Jul. 23, 2015
A new lawsuit challenges Arizona’s civil asset forfeiture laws.
Jul. 23, 2015
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Earlier this week, a majority of Navajo Nation voters decided to eliminate the requirement that presidential and vice presidential candidates be fluent in Navajo.
Jul. 23, 2015
Westgate Entertainment District
The Arizona Coyotes are staying in Glendale for the next season. The hockey team and city agreed to new terms today, but the agreement only guarantees the Coyotes will stay at Gila River Arena until June 2017.
Jul. 23, 2015
The Food and Drug Administration said last month that it plans to ban trans fats in most foods, giving companies until 2018 to reformulate their products or petition the FDA to allow the continued use of trans fats in their foods.
Jul. 23, 2015
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Pinal County has reached a deal with the Arizona Department of Corrections on the housing of hundreds of inmates.
Jul. 23, 2015
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Depending on where you live or work, this monsoon season may seem like a “non soon” so far.
Jul. 23, 2015
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Mayor Greg Stanton said Phoenix plans to appeal a judge’s ruling this week that found the city illegally took away a pension benefit from its public employees.
Jul. 23, 2015
Scientists have developed a vaccine strain that is 100 percent effective in protecting chickens from bird flu and testing is underway to see if it protects turkeys.
Jul. 23, 2015

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