KJZZ News

Five months after the first round of civil contempt of court hearings against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio concluded in April, the proceedings will resume again on Thursday.
Sep. 23, 2015
As the future South Mountain Freeway breaks through the barriers of limited accessibility and traffic congestion, it creates a new obstacle by cutting through land that the Gila River Indian Community finds sacred.
Sep. 23, 2015
The plant is expected to power about 4,500 homes in the small community of Cochise. The construction is expected to bring about 125 jobs to the area.
Sep. 23, 2015
A new documentary premieres Tuesday on PBS that looks at the Latino experience during the Vietnam War, both on the front lines, and in this country.
Sep. 22, 2015
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced settlements this week with an Arizona fertilizer and crop protection retailer and its affiliate company in California.
Sep. 22, 2015
Body cameras have been presented as a way to increase police transparency and accountability in the wake of use of force incidents in Ferguson and Baltimore.
Sep. 22, 2015
Mike Chow is a staff photojournalist at the Arizona Republic.
Sep. 22, 2015
The Arizona Attorney General’s office dismissed a complaint that accused a Department of Education employee of using his official authority to influence political action.
Sep. 22, 2015
Yet another complaint has been leveled at one of the state’s top utility regulators — Arizona Corporation Commissioner Susan Bitter Smith.
Sep. 22, 2015
The Arizona Department of Public Safety said its investigation continues into a series of freeway shooting incidents along Interstate 10 in Phoenix, even after the arrest of a man late last week they say is tied to four of the 11 shootings.
Sep. 22, 2015
The White House recently recognized its Champions of Change - individuals it believes are doing extraordinary things in their communities.
Sep. 22, 2015
A recent investigation published in ProPublica and Slate looks at the relative lack of regulation of families that home school their kids.
Sep. 22, 2015
In Arizona, one big transportation issue is how our transportation system impacts the state’s ability to trade with Mexico.
Sep. 22, 2015
A panel appointed by Governor Doug Ducey to recommend changes to the state’s school funding formula will be releasing some recommendations Tuesday.
Sep. 22, 2015
A smartphone camera observes as the sample is heated and measures its DNA to identify the pathogen causing the infection.
Sep. 22, 2015
Raytheon is developing a line of tiny guided missiles it hopes to sell to the U.S. Army and other allied armies.
Sep. 22, 2015
Gilbert resident Simon Spanton doesn’t have anything against Pope Francis. It’s the combination of Pope Francis and Congress he has a problem with.
Sep. 22, 2015
The Arizona Game and Fish Commission makes policies for wide range of activities in Arizona from hunting and fishing, to some law enforcement and boating. With that much authority, several organizations are closely watching the process.
Sep. 22, 2015
The city of Coolidge has dumped its controversial proposal to allow Christian-only prayer before city council meetings. City council members unanimously voted against the resolution.
Sep. 22, 2015
As populations grow and existing infrastructure ages, there are difficult questions about the future of transportation in Arizona and the United States.
Sep. 21, 2015

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