KJZZ News

With just a few days left before Arizona’s primary, outside groups hoping to influence the election have been pumping plenty of money into the campaign. But other donors are likely waiting until after Tuesday to get in on the action.
August 22, 2014
Earlier this week, supermarkets across the state pulled almond and peanut butter off their shelves due to possible salmonella contamination.
August 22, 2014
We’ve come to know it as the symbol of a long-lasting Arizona rivalry. But a recent investigation found that the history behind it never had anything to do with the competition of two universities.
August 22, 2014
In the 3 Dudes Quilt Shop in Ahwatukee, a group of about 15 quilters, all women, have gathered for their weekly “open sew.” Dude, Raymond Steeves, starts the morning off with a warm welcome.
August 22, 2014
The Phoenix Police Department started accepting applications to hire new officers Friday morning. By 11 a.m. the department received more than 600 applications.
August 22, 2014
Forget my obvious proud bias here and let me say, most people just don’t appreciate what a school nurse does.
August 22, 2014
Civil rights leaders and Chandler police officials are taking steps to head off the kind of problems that have boiled over in Ferguson, Mo., and are at least simmering in Phoenix.
August 22, 2014
A new report suggests that tuberculosis was brought to the Americas by seals, and researchers at ASU had a hand in the findings.
August 21, 2014
Sunland Elementary School has to temporarily shut its doors. The rain storm last week flooded the whole campus. The students will be moved to another school next week.
August 21, 2014
Ken Krieger, the candidate left off the ballot for the Peoria City Council race will be in federal court Friday. He is asking the court to halt next Tuesday’s primary election for the council seat.
August 21, 2014
Phoenix isn’t the first place that comes to mind when you think “mosquito infestation.” But those little buggers come out in full force during the monsoon season.
August 21, 2014
Just two days after heavy rain and flooding caused evacuations and shut down roadways, forecasters predict the Valley could see more thunderstorms Thursday evening.
August 21, 2014
Slightly more Arizonans are expected to travel over the Labor Day weekend this year than last.
August 21, 2014
A Maricopa County Superior Court judge has ordered the state to immediately increase funding to public schools this budget year by nearly $317 million.
August 21, 2014
A nearly yearlong investigation between federal and local authorities has resulted in the arrests of 16 suspected gang members and the seizure of more than 80 firearms.
August 21, 2014
The U.S. Attorney’s Office for Arizona has visited the site near Nogales where a teenager was fatally shot in Mexico by a U.S. Border Patrol agent nearly two years ago.
August 21, 2014
Gov. Jan Brewer’s office confirms she’s considering a possible emergency declaration for the areas that were hardest hit in this week’s monsoon storms.
August 21, 2014
Monsoon rains hit Phoenix hard on Tuesday, but the deluge did far more damage in areas north of the city.
August 21, 2014
Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal has announced plans to send a letter to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on the impacts of illegal immigration to the state education budget.
August 20, 2014
The Phoenix Police Chief has called for criminal and administrative investigations into the recent officer-involved fatal shooting of a woman being treated for mental illness.
August 20, 2014

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