KJZZ News

Astronomers expect the Giant Magellan Telescope will see 10 times better than the Hubble Space Telescope, which is marking its 25th year in Earth orbit.
July 02, 2015
A southern Arizona county is competing for federal funds to implement a multimillion-dollar flood mitigation plan.
July 02, 2015
Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake of Arizona have sent a letter to some U.S. Senate committee members about the flight path changes at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
July 02, 2015
Outside of an aging mining town in the mountains east of Phoenix, a copper company has burrowed a shaft 1.3 miles into the high desert landscape in what is believed to be the deepest such mine in the U.S.
July 02, 2015
Four Arizona counties have been found to have no signs of Avian influenza even after possibly receiving contaminated birds or eggs.
July 02, 2015
Phoenix police say 44-year-old Adrian Phillip Harvey was taken into custody Tuesday on suspicion of first-degree murder and burglary.
July 02, 2015
The Arizona Department of Child Safety will be making more information public on cases of child abuse that result in fatality. The agency’s expanded disclosure requirements go into effect Friday.
July 02, 2015
The Phoenix Suns have reached an agreement with forward Tyson Chandler on a four-year, $52 million contract.
July 02, 2015
Arizona’s tropical-like weather promotes a flurry of mating activity for birds, centipedes, plants, tarantulas, toads and other animals.
July 02, 2015
Attorney General Mark Brnovich is appealing a court decision that allows young immigrants who qualify for an Obama administration program to pay the in-state tuition rate at the Maricopa Community Colleges.
July 01, 2015
The recent Jodi Arias murder trial received a lot of national attention, which also led to the case’s prosecutor Juan Martinez being in the spotlight.
July 01, 2015
LGBT activists say same-sex marriage doesn’t even come close to erasing other discrimination that exists — including employment and housing.
July 01, 2015
We talked with Colleen Coyle Mathis, chair of the commission, and NAU political scientist Fred Solop.
July 01, 2015
We talked with Dr. Carolyn Lukensmeyer, executive director of the National Institute for Civil Discourse.
July 01, 2015
Clarence Dupnik has been sheriff of Pima County since 1980, but he’ll be retiring at the end of this month.
July 01, 2015
Hiking at one of Phoenix’s many mountain preserves can often be an exercise in the art of patience. But the city of Phoenix is making an effort to get hikers to play nice.
July 01, 2015
Tonto National Forest will lift its fire restrictions Thursday morning. This comes than a month after the restrictions were first implemented.
July 01, 2015
A federal appeals court has denied Maricopa County's request for another hearing over its decision to make the county a party in Sheriff Joe Arpaio's racial profiling case.
July 01, 2015
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said his department is encouraging law enforcement "to be vigilant and prepared" ahead of the July 4th holiday in the U.S. following attacks in France, Tunisia and Kuwait.
July 01, 2015
State regulators mounted a sting operation to nab unlicensed individuals performing contracting work.
July 01, 2015

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