KJZZ News

 For American Children Of Mexican Immigrants, A Battle To Get Documented In Mexico
More than 280,000 children born in the United States live in Mexico but don’t have sufficient documentation to prove their identity in either country.
Feb. 28, 2018
Arizona
Phoenix temperatures will stay below normal over the next couple of days, but the above average temperatures will be back next week.
Feb. 28, 2018
Experts Predict Arizona Drought Will Threaten Driver Safety During Dust Storms
Arizona experts look ahead at ways to prevent dust storm caused auto accidents this year.
Feb. 28, 2018
MCCCD Board Eliminates
The Maricopa County Community College District governing board voted to eliminate an employee bargaining option Tuesday.
Feb. 28, 2018
Sens. Flake, Heitkamp Introduce Bipartisan Bill To Extend DACA Protections
Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake and North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp introduced bipartisan legislation Tuesday that would extend protections for immigrants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Feb. 28, 2018
Arizona Universities Largely Silent On Gun Control Protests
Arizona universities do not offer public support of students disciplined for peaceful protests.
Feb. 28, 2018
Phoenix Council Approves Sexual Harassment Policy For Elected Officials
Phoenix’s mayor and council members will soon face similar rules as city employees when it comes to sexual harassment and discrimination.
Feb. 28, 2018
Amateur Astronomer Accidentally Photographs Previously Unseen Supernova Event
An amateur astronomer from Rosario, Argentina, has accomplished an historic first: capturing the initial moments of a supernova explosion on film.
Feb. 28, 2018
Tempe Re-Striping Part Of McClintock Drive After Traffic Complaints
Tempe residents who’ve complained that buffered bike lanes snarled traffic on McClintock Drive should see some relief by the end of the week.
Feb. 28, 2018
Former Arizona Prison Doctor Makes Stunning Allegations In Federal Court
Throughout six hours of testimony, Dr. Jan Watson detailed a pattern of failure in the Arizona prison health care system.
Feb. 27, 2018
Insys Prescriber Sentenced To Prison For Health Care Fraud
A doctor named in the ongoing nationwide fraud investigation of Phoenix-based Insys Therapeutics was sentenced on Monday to 32 months in prison.
Feb. 27, 2018
Chandler Parents Talk
“A key takeaway, in my opinion, is that we had a room full of white parents and community taking (sic) about identity, stereotypes, and race,” facilitator Matthew Whitaker said. “This is extremely important and rare.”
Feb. 27, 2018
#BoycottFedEx: Changing Hands Joins Social Movement After School Shooting
While many major companies have ended partnerships with the NRA, one local company is ending business with a company that reaffirmed it partnership.
Feb. 27, 2018
SCOTUS Reverses Lower Court Decision On Immigrant Bond Hearings
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that some detained immigrants do not have the right to regular bond hearings.
Feb. 27, 2018
Mesa Moves Closer To Developing New ASU Building
The Mesa City Council approved the first steps Monday in building an ASU development in downtown Mesa.
Feb. 27, 2018
Patrick Brower was the publisher and managing editor at the local newspaper in the small town of Granby, Colorado, when rumors started swirling in town about “gunplay and a tank.” Then, on June 4th, 2004, those rumors came true. Someone had fortified a bulldozer with concrete and was headed his way.
Feb. 27, 2018
California Regulators Approve New Rules On Autonomous Vehicles; Observer Says AZ Still Has Leg Up In Testing
State regulators in California approved new rules on Monday that will allow driverless car testing with an empty driver’s seat for the first time in the state. This is already happening in Arizona. Now that California is loosening its restrictions. What does this mean for Arizona?
Feb. 27, 2018
Research Finds Giving People No-Strings Attached Government Check Does Not Discourage Work
All Alaska residents get a check from the state every year; the money comes from a fund that was created from oil revenues. Some researchers wanted to find out if that kind of arrangement could work in other places, and whether getting essentially free money from the government dissuades people from working.
Feb. 27, 2018
 How Often Does Anger Start The Grief Process?
Every tragedy brings us face to face with the stages of grief. Traditionally, those five stages — as defined by Elisabeth Kubler Ross — start with denial. But some observers have noticed that the grief related to the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida, has manifested itself more with anger.
Feb. 27, 2018
Workplace Study Finds Women May Be Targeting Women Most With Incivility
As the #metoo movement has taken down powerful man after powerful man in Washington and Hollywood, the national conversation has shifted to sexual harassment in the workplace. And it’s become clear how big a problem it is. But a new study out of the University of Arizona sheds a light on another, lower-level kind of harassment at work: incivility.
Feb. 27, 2018

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