KJZZ News

SRP Economic Forecast event in Phoenix
The former Chief Executive Officer of Citibank says the regional economic outlook is generally stronger than the United States and job creation is expected to exceed the national average.
Sep. 15, 2016
Do charter schools suffer a perception problem?
Sep. 15, 2016
balloon artist
Listen to the sounds of Rick Fout making balloon animals at Jalapeño Inferno in North Scottsdale.
Sep. 15, 2016
Hamid Shojaee Axosoft
It’s a question that’s being asked a lot lately as more Bay Area startups are putting down roots in the Valley of the Sun, where rents are cheap and wages are too.
Sep. 15, 2016
healthcare
Insurers continue enter and exit the healthcare exchange for Arizona's most populous county less than two months before open enrollment.
Sep. 15, 2016
SolarSPELL
An Arizona State University professor is delivering a digital library to rural areas of the Pacific Islands.
Sep. 15, 2016
A women's hospital in the Mexican border city of Juárez recently began a maternal milk bank for babies. Its first beneficiary was a premature girl who was delivered via emergency cesarean section. Her mom died from a bullet wound to the head.
Sep. 15, 2016
Following the news that former Arizona Gov, Rose Mofford died Thursday at the age of 94, she is being remembered as a unifier during a tumultuous time in the state’s history.
Sep. 15, 2016
Textbooks, school, education
About 1,500 students in the Glendale Elementary School District start weeks of shortened classes Thursday after safety concerns forced the temporary closure of two campuses.
Sep. 15, 2016
Native Americans won the right to vote in Arizona in 1948. But open access to the polls didn’t come until 1976. While access here has improved since then, Native voters in Arizona still face many unique barriers when trying to cast their ballots.
Sep. 15, 2016
Arizona’s bald eagles have been busy.
Sep. 14, 2016
Wednesday also marked a $66 billion deal potentially creating the world's largest supplier of seeds and agricultural chemicals.
Sep. 14, 2016
Shea Home
For the first time since the Great Recession, new homes are getting smaller. In the second quarter this year, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) says the median single-family square area fell by 73 feet.
Sep. 14, 2016
Pluto
A new study in the journal Nature found that Pluto is coloring the red poles of its moon Charon. It turns out, methane and other gases that escape from the dwarf planet are responsible for the effect.
Sep. 14, 2016
nogales poster
More than a dozen years ago, ASU launched its Performance in the Borderlands Project. The artists who come here are part of the initiative’s mission to understand and promote cultural performance in the borderlands.
Sep. 14, 2016
Phoenix Suns
The Arizona Cardinals are still easily in the best position of any of the Valley’s four major professional sports organizations.
Sep. 14, 2016
The Politics of Murder book cover
The killing of Arizona Republic reporter Don Bolles 40 years ago has endured — in large part because of the shocking nature of a bomb going off in the middle of the day in downtown Phoenix and because a journalist simply doing his job was targeted.
Sep. 14, 2016
american flag
Since the end of World War II, the United States has been heavily involved in nations all over the world, supporting or opposing their policies and leaders and, in many cases, providing some level of security.
Sep. 14, 2016
presidential election
Media coverage of the current presidential election season has been hit hard with criticism — some of it focused on what the public hasn’t learned about the major party candidates.
Sep. 14, 2016
The idea is to bring caregivers and people living with dementia together so they can meet other families, find resources and get connected with programs — while enjoying a cup of coffee.
Sep. 14, 2016

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