KJZZ News

No evidence has been found that a dog chewed through an electrical wire at a Gilbert kennel, cutting power to a cooling unit and allegedly leading to the deaths of 21 canines last month.
July 17, 2014
A homeless ex-convict pleaded not guilty Thursday morning to charges he fatally shot a Catholic priest and beat another during a burglary.
July 17, 2014
A developer wants to build more than 250 homes on top of an Ahwatukee golf course that closed more than a year ago, but it won’t be easy. The Pulte Group has to convince thousands of people in the neighborhood to change deed restrictions that prevent the land from being used for anything but golf.
July 17, 2014
A Works Progress Administration building at the state fairgrounds may be getting a chance to avoid demolition. On Wednesday, the Phoenix Historic Preservation Committee voted in favor of a motion to consider a historic preservation overlay on the fairgrounds area.
July 17, 2014
An Arizona Health Services Department citation issued to a Planned Parenthood clinic in suburban Phoenix has been cleared after the women's health provider made several small policy changes prompted by a surprise inspection this year.
July 16, 2014
Russell Pearce is back in the news as Maricopa County Treasurer Hos Hoskins has offered him a job. That’s made some people very unhappy, including Randy Parraz who led the successful effort to recall Pearce.
July 16, 2014
Summer dining in the Valley has seen some huge changes. It didn't used to be a time to open a new restaurant and try a new concept, mostly because a lot fewer people were around.
July 16, 2014
The City of Tempe is taking storm debris and turning it into compost.
July 16, 2014
Arizona’s Attorney General Tom Horne has faced criticism from many sides for a number of months, but in Utah the story of the attorney general’s office is much stranger.
July 16, 2014
Arizona has had 22 governors in its history since statehood, from the walrus-mustachioed George W.P. Hunt to Jan Brewer.
July 16, 2014
Tuesday was the deadline for congressional candidates to disclose how much money they raised over the past three months. Two challengers have been significantly out-raised by the incumbent they hope to unseat, and two candidates for an open seat are neck and neck.
July 16, 2014
A ruling by Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Katherine Cooper would require Gov. Jan Brewer and the legislature to come up with an extra $316 million immediately — and potentially $2.9 billion over five years — to make up for aid to schools they illegally withheld starting in 2009.
July 16, 2014
After a tough first season in the Women's National Basketball Association, Brittney Griner is blossoming into the player everyone thought she would be— all the while embracing her status as a role model for the LGBT community.
July 16, 2014
Monsoon storms hit parts of Arizona for the third consecutive day on Tuesday, dumping up to an inch of rain and penny-size hail over parts of the Phoenix metropolitan area.
July 16, 2014
A Yarnell elementary school will stay open after struggling with enrollment and financial issues.
July 16, 2014
Saguaro National Park officials said they’ll take advantage of the increased moisture in southern Arizona from recent monsoon storms to resume work to restore native vegetation. Crews plan to apply herbicide on non-native buffelgrass, which competes with saguaro, Palo Verde trees and other plants that are native to the Sonoran Desert.
July 16, 2014
Home builder confidence hits a six-month high, but those in Arizona aren't as optimistic.
July 16, 2014
Two former Utah Attorneys General were arrested on Tuesday as part of a bribery investigation.
July 16, 2014
Flagstaff banned texting while driving — and cycling — Tuesday night.
July 16, 2014
The Glendale city council has dropped its long-standing opposition to a proposed casino near the city.
July 15, 2014

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