KJZZ News

FCC Set To Vote To Roll Back Limit On Media Ownership
The Federal Communications Commission is expected to vote Thursday to lift a decades-old rule limiting companies from owning TV stations and newspapers in the same market.
Nov. 15, 2017
Survey: Most Americans Consider Birth Control As Essential Part Of Health Care
A new survey out Wednesday morning shows most Americans believe birth control is an essential part of health care.
Nov. 15, 2017
Giffords Law Center To Prevent Gun Violence Sues ATF
The Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence has sued the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, over documents the group says the agency has failed to turn over after a Freedom of Information Act request.
Nov. 15, 2017
The Takeaway: For Many American Women, Sexual Harassment Comes With The Job
As many as 75 percent of women of all ages say that they have experienced sex-based harassment in the workplace.
Nov. 15, 2017
Looking North To Get Ideas For Downtown Mesa
Members of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce took a trip to Salt Lake City this summer to get ideas for things to potentially try in downtown Mesa.
Nov. 15, 2017
New Poll Shows Ominous Signs For Republicans In Arizona
One year from the next general election in Arizona, a new poll shows some ominous signs for Republicans in the state.
Nov. 15, 2017
Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgoemry On Criminal Justice Reform
Criminal justice reform is gathering momentum generally around the country, but the priorities may vary dramatically from state to state.
Nov. 15, 2017
Short Creek: Beyond FLDS - Church And State
The FLDS church has dominated the politics of Short Creek since its inception, until now.
Nov. 15, 2017
Mesa Considers Downtown Mixed-Use Project
“This will be the largest and most visible project to come to our downtown since light rail opened in August of 2015,” said Jeff McVay, Mesa Downtown Transformation manager.
Nov. 15, 2017
Arizona Storytellers: James Kottke
James Kottke shares a story about a time he and his community helped a family across the world.
Nov. 15, 2017
ACLU: Arizona Violating Federal Voter Rights Laws
The National Voter Registration Act is supposed make it easier for Americans to participate in elections. But the American Civil Liberties Union has accused several Arizona state agencies of “persistently violating” the federal law.
Nov. 15, 2017
Civil Rights Group: Mesa, Phoenix Police Body-Worn Camera Policy Needs Update
A review of body-worn camera policies in 75 police departments, including two in Arizona, found many agencies could be damaging their credibility and inhibiting citizen’s rights.
Nov. 15, 2017
Dbacks
Torey Lovullo led the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 93-69 record and their first playoff appearance since 2011.
Nov. 15, 2017
25 Years Later, Global Scientists Issue Second Warning To Humanity
This week marks 25 years since more than 1,700 scientists, led by the Union of Concerned Scientists, issued a “warning to humanity” concerning the costs of continued environmental destruction. Now, they’ve issued another – this one signed by 15,000 scientists representing 184 countries.
Nov. 15, 2017
 Lawsuit Claims Arizona Department Of Health Illegally Overcharges Medical Marijuana Patients
Calling Arizona’s medical marijuana prescription card fees illegally high, a valley attorney has filed a law suit with the State Court of Appeals.
Nov. 15, 2017
Surprise Looks Into Bringing Canadian Healthcare Facility For Snowbirds
There are about 20,000 Canadian-owned housing units in the Valley, and many are being occupied now as winter arrives and snowbirds migrate.
Nov. 14, 2017
Goodbye, Microfilm — Scottsdale Police Digitizing Oldest Records
A grant will help the Scottsdale Police Department convert more than 50-year-old documents from cumbersome film to computer files.
Nov. 14, 2017
Phoenix Cab Stories: Carlos
There are stories on every street corner of the city.
Nov. 14, 2017
National Program To Help Young Adults Celebrating Nearly 3 Years In AZ
It’s been almost three years since Year Up started operating in Arizona.
Nov. 14, 2017
Climate Change Talks Currently Underway In Germany
Negotiators from nearly 200 countries, including the U.S., are currently in Bonn, Germany for climate change talks.
Nov. 14, 2017

Pages