KJZZ News

Autism Center Closes Valley Cafes
The monsoon storm that ripped the roof from Phoenix’s Burton Barr Library also changed the course of a Valley nonprofit that helps connect people with autism jobs.
Dec. 28, 2017
Arizona Highways Has Hiking For Every Weekend Of The Year
Maybe you spent part of Christmas Day on a hiking trail, or you’re planning on ringing in the new year in the great outdoors. Either way, Arizona Highways Magazine is trying to help out — its January edition features 52 public lands you can visit, one for each weekend of the year.
Dec. 27, 2017
Roundtable: The State Of U.S. Healthcare Policy Today
It’s been a rollercoaster ride for healthcare policy in the United States in 2017.
Dec. 27, 2017
E-Sports Expansion: City Teams Worldwide Compete In Overwatch League
E-sports has greatly expanded its reach and popularity.
Dec. 27, 2017
Who Will Buy Into The
Membership to one of the country’s most exclusive and whitest clubs will soon open. After the NFL season ends, Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson plans to sell the team.
Dec. 27, 2017
What Is The Condition Of Unions In The U.S.?
Unions in the American workplace are struggling — at least, that’s the perception.
Dec. 27, 2017
Where NAFTA Stands, Heading Into 2018
Negotiations over the North American Free Trade Agreement are reaching a critical point.
Dec. 27, 2017
The Takeaway: IRS Scrambles To Implement New Tax Code
On Friday, President Trump signed the Republican tax bill into law. Now, the burden is on the IRS to figure out how to interpret and implement the new changes to the tax code.
Dec. 27, 2017
Two Guys On Your Head: How Imagination And Counterfactuals Help You Become A Happier Person
Humans have an innate ability to imagine the unimaginable.
Dec. 27, 2017
The Takeaway: How Sports And Politics Collided In 2017
2017 was a historic year for activism in sports. Today, The Takeaway looks back at some of the key moments in athletic protest from the past year.
Dec. 27, 2017
Proposed Arizona Bill Would Eliminate Vehicle Registration Tags
Arizona state Rep. Michelle Ugenti-Rita proposed state legislation to eliminate physical voter registration tags.
Dec. 27, 2017
 Homeless In Plain Sight: The Impact On Phoenix Businesses, Neighborhoods
The issue of homelessness touches all our lives – from public policy to our tax dollars, from our neighborhoods to our businesses.
Dec. 27, 2017
KJZZ.org
The KJZZ News team has spent the past year reporting on local stories around Arizona. Here is a look back at the five most-viewed stories on KJZZ.org in 2017.
Dec. 27, 2017
Phoenix Nonprofits Want To Bring Street Feeding Groups Into The Fold
Phoenix Police dispersed a so-called “street feeding” event over the weekend. That’s when a group delivers food and clothing on a street corner or in a parking lot. A consultant for Human Services Campus in South Phoenix said street feeding is not the safest way to go.
Dec. 27, 2017
Alleged Mastermind Behind Journalist’s Murder Gets Arrested
Mexican authorities arrested the alleged mastermind behind the murder of journalist Miroslava Breach, shot last March.
Dec. 26, 2017
Earnest Negotiations Needed For Immigration Reform
Arizona Senator Jeff Flake is anticipating DACA legislation to be introduced in Congress early in 2018.
Dec. 26, 2017
Scientists Report Ozone Hole Smallest Its Been in Nearly 30 Years
The hole in Earth’s ozone layer this year was the smallest it’s been in almost 30 years. Here to explain is Kevin Gurney, a professor in the School of Life Sciences at ASU.
Dec. 26, 2017
Arizona Military Veterans Wanted For Study On Marijuana And PTSD
The scientific effort to draw true conclusions on whether marijuana helps people suffering from PTSD has been a process full of obstacles. One of the leaders on the research front has been Dr. Sue Sisley. She is working on getting a total of 76 U.S. military veterans who live in Arizona to be in the controlled clinical trial of a study.
Dec. 26, 2017
Boas On The Arizona Republic
Check in with the Editorial Board of The Arizona Republic. It’s a regular segment where we talk about the big issues facing the state and the region, featured in the newspaper’s Viewpoints section.
Dec. 26, 2017
Arizona Population Growth In Top 10 Nationally
More than 107,000 people moved to Arizona between July 1, 2016 and July 1 of this year.
Dec. 26, 2017

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