KJZZ News

Prison cell
The disciplinary actions stemmed from a female inmate's 2015 death at a prison in Goodyear and a male inmate's February death at a prison in Florence, the department said.
Apr. 15, 2016
 bionic ankle
A group of scientists at Northern Arizona University is now working on a way to make a computerized bionic ankle act like a real leg. Inspired by the animal world, they’ve got a new idea about how muscles behave like springs.
Apr. 15, 2016
american flag
The House has advanced a proposal to try and stop the government from indefinitely detaining or executing Arizona citizens without due process.
Apr. 15, 2016
ridge-nosed rattlesnake
When someone is bitten by a venomous snake, quick medical attention is critical for recovery. University of Arizona researchers are studying a treatment to help buy time for bite victims.
Apr. 15, 2016
Tempe Mill Ave Sidewalk Sitting
By a 5-2 vote, council members made it illegal to sit or lie on Mill Avenue sidewalks between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7 a.m. and 2:30 a.m. on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Apr. 14, 2016
tucson spaceport
Earlier this year, Pima County officials approved a lofty program intended to launch the county into space tourism. But a lawsuit citing an unfair bid process may put a stop to the project.
Apr. 14, 2016
downtown Phoenix voters
In the wake of Arizona’s botched presidential preference election last month, national Democratic Party groups and some Democratic candidates filed a federal lawsuit Friday to get federal court oversight over future elections in Arizona and block certain state voting policies.
Apr. 14, 2016
House under construction
Suburbia is changing. In the future, it might not look so much like Pleasantville.
Apr. 14, 2016
peoria
A few months ago, KJZZ spoke with Peoria Mayor Cathy Carlat about the citizen’s committee her city was setting up to look over the charter and recommend changes to it.
Apr. 14, 2016
A team of researchers is working to come up with new sources of water to irrigate crops.
Apr. 14, 2016
preschool child playing
Tempe is going to be working with a national group to study the possibility of funding a preschool program in the city.
Apr. 14, 2016
Numbers from the Arizona Finance Advisory Committee show business tax cuts enacted a few years ago will cost Arizona about $350 million in lost revenue once they’re fully phased in.
Apr. 14, 2016
line of voters
National Democratic Party groups and the Hillary Clinton campaign have announced they will file a federal lawsuit tomorrow over Arizona’s marred presidential preference election.
Apr. 14, 2016
Keolu Fox
Genetic research can be used for many things, including to better understand our health.
Apr. 14, 2016
The Department of Corrections announced it is creating a Division of Inmate Programs and Reentry.
Apr. 14, 2016
design
Some pilots are preserving memories of World War II by flying bomber planes around the country.
Apr. 14, 2016
A Diné College official asked a Senate committee Wednesday to fund “vitally needed” construction at the school – money that Congress has approved three times already since 1971 but has never allocated.
Apr. 14, 2016
Hillary Clinton
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro was in Arizona Thursday to announce the expansion of a federal affordable internet program.
Apr. 14, 2016
hud apartment
About 20,000 low-income families in Maricopa County are now eligible for a federal low-cost internet program.
Apr. 14, 2016
soccer
Listen to the sounds of Kenny McAvoy playing rooftop soccer with Small Goal Soccer in downtown Phoenix.
Apr. 14, 2016

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