KJZZ News

Pima County seal
The Pima County Board of Supervisors is moving toward a plan to give all county employees six weeks of paid maternity or paternity leave.
Mar. 17, 2016
Maricopa County seal
Maricopa County tops the state in terms of health outcomes, according to a new report.
Mar. 17, 2016
Arizona Capitol
State lawmakers have approved a bill that would allow the attorney general to withhold state-shared revenues from any city that passes an ordinance that’s in conflict with state law.
Mar. 17, 2016
Children in poverty are deeply affected by both food deserts and fewer nutritional options.
Mar. 17, 2016
Robot
Countless science fiction novels and films have delved into what could happen if humans created robots or other machines with artificial intelligence
Mar. 17, 2016
Ford's Autonomous Fusion Hybrid
Arizona Governor Doug Ducey recently appointed an oversight committee to race ahead of self-driving car technology.
Mar. 17, 2016
Mammal Bracket
Today March Madness tipped off with the men’s NCAA basketball tournament, but another tournament is well under way — March Mammal Madness.
Mar. 17, 2016
Brown Navajo Reservation sky and clouds
February was extremely warm in Arizona and incredibly dry.
Mar. 17, 2016
telepoem booth
It gives Superman a spot for a quick change. It takes Dr. Who through space and time. And now, the phone booth is a place to hear poetry.
Mar. 17, 2016
car show 1
Listen to the sounds of Mike Milmine with his red corvette at the Scottsdale Pavilions Car Show.
Mar. 17, 2016
election vote campaign
Immigrant rights activists in Arizona are calling on Governor Doug Ducey to denounce Donald Trump and legislation they say furthers his anti-immigrant agenda.
Mar. 17, 2016
The bill would require pet sellers to get dogs and cats from breeders licensed by the United States Department of Agriculture.
Mar. 17, 2016
Acuna cactus
Species like Polar Bears and California Condors are often thought of when endangered species are mentioned. But now, an ASU researcher is saying greater immediacy and a dramatic shift in funding is needed to preserve and grow less-known endangered species.
Mar. 17, 2016
Southwestern Willow Flycatcher, Bird
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service completed initial reviews of 29 petitions to add or remove species from the Endangered Species List, eight of which are in Arizona. While most Arizona species petitions lacked enough evidence to change listing status, some raised concern to warrant further review.
Mar. 17, 2016
Wrong-way sign
Authorities say a wrong way driver is in critical condition following a head on collision with a tractor trailer rig on Interstate 10 early Thursday morning. The Arizona Department of transportation has fielded more than 300 calls about wrong way drivers in 2016.
Mar. 17, 2016
Arizona Capitol
Arizona could become even more gun friendly by the end of this legislative session.
Mar. 17, 2016
Kevin Phelps
Standard and Poor's Rating Services increased the city’s general obligation bonds to an A+ rating, a jump of three rating places.
Mar. 17, 2016
bikes
The City of Mesa launched its bike share program Thursday. There are 100 bright green bikes at 12 different stations throughout the downtown area. Mesa Mayor John Giles says the bikes will help connect his community.
Mar. 17, 2016
Bison
An environmental group is challenging the National Park Service's classification of bison at the Grand Canyon as native.
Mar. 17, 2016
The city is making progress, but one feature that’s lacking are protected bike lanes.
Mar. 17, 2016

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