KJZZ News

Arizona utility regulators remain hopeful that new federal rules to reduce carbon emissions will be overturned.
Jan. 22, 2016
Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
New Mexico and the U.S. Department of Energy have finalized $74 million in settlements stemming from a radiation leak in 2014 at the nation’s only underground nuclear waste repository.
Jan. 22, 2016
Sandhill Cranes live webcam
In southern Arizona, birding could soon become binge watching, after the Arizona Game and Fish Department released a new wildlife webcam.
Jan. 22, 2016
Emily Düwe
Many artists are inspired by the beauty of the desert Southwest, but Emily and Matthias Düwel also see something happening to that landscape. Their paintings reflect themes of environmental change and a call for sustainability.
Jan. 22, 2016
cigarette butt
Tobacco use among Arizona youths is declining. While traditional tobacco use is down health experts in Arizona are closely watching how youth are getting their nicotine fix elsewhere.
Jan. 22, 2016
Desert Vista High School seniors
A photo of Ahwatukee high school seniors spelling out a racial slur on T-shirts has triggered outrage across social media.
Jan. 22, 2016
orange theatre
A local theater company is teaming up with two composers from New York to create a collaborative performance piece in just a week.
Jan. 22, 2016
Durants Never Closes
Jack Durant was a gambler with loose ties to Vegas racketeers and owned our city’s most successful restaurant. None of that makes for an especially entertaining movie.
Jan. 22, 2016
Arizona Capitol
Prior to 2014, corporations had a tax rate just shy of 7 percent. It is now a point below that. And after this year it will be 4.9 percent.
Jan. 22, 2016
The ban on all tobacco products and e-cigarettes applies to employees, visitors and vendors.
Jan. 22, 2016
Larry Fitzgerald
The Arizona Cardinals face off with the Carolina Panthers on Sunday night with a trip to the Super Bowl on the line in the NFC title game.
Jan. 22, 2016
diagram of planet nine orbit
Two California astronomers presented evidence for a new planet beyond Neptune on Wednesday. The prediction could reopen the debate about how a planet is defined, says an astronomer at Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff.
Jan. 22, 2016
Navajo Nation seal
Officials on the Navajo Nation are exploring the possibility of restructuring their local government system. They say the goal is to give local governments more control.
Jan. 22, 2016
Bottle of prescription medication
The state Supreme Court ruled in a consumer fraud lawsuit in which a woman said a prescription antibiotic caused her lupus and that she wasn't warned appropriately.
Jan. 22, 2016
Valley Metro
Valley Metro has hired former Mesa Mayor Scott Smith as its interim chief executive.
Jan. 22, 2016
While the leader of the FLDS was on the lam running from child sex abuse charges, the police officers who served his home community wrote letters declaring their love and loyalty for him.
Jan. 21, 2016
Brig. Gen. Scott Pleus
The pilot of a crashed F-16 fighter jet in northern Arizona was a student at Luke Air Force Base from the Taiwanese Air Force. Human remains have been found at the crash site, the military said Thursday night.
Jan. 21, 2016
Arizona could open up primary elections and the source of major campaign contributions if two constitutional amendments announced Thursday, garner enough signatures and votes.
Jan. 21, 2016
Lerman
Arizona State University is starting a new lab, which will bring together researchers, artists and civic leaders to try to make an impact in the community.
Jan. 21, 2016
HIV campaign
Arizona has taken a new approach to talking about HIV prevention.
Jan. 21, 2016

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