KJZZ News

Arizona’s unemployment numbers for January are unchanged from the month before, yet those numbers are still above the national rate.
Mar. 12, 2015
Legislation making it easier to prosecute Arizona law-enforcement officers who commit sexual assault was unanimously approved this morning in the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Mar. 12, 2015
Martha McSally made her first visit as an Arizona Congresswoman to Raytheon in Tucson Wednesday. The company is Southern Arizona’s biggest private employer.
Mar. 12, 2015
A report from the United States Census Bureau’s American Community Survey found two Arizona towns topped the list of cities sampled for the number of adults who had been remarried.
Mar. 12, 2015
After two years of repair work, a section of US 89 will reopen at the end of this month. A 500-foot landslide damaged the road south of Page in February 2013.
Mar. 12, 2015
An Arizona House panel approved a pair of measures designed to keep beggars at bay.
Mar. 12, 2015
The Arizona House unanimously approved a bill to protect rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft by allowing them to buy insurance.
Mar. 12, 2015
Arizona lawmakers are moving to put new requirements in place for women who want an abortion. Under the measure, women having a medical abortion would be informed they have the option of changing their minds.
Mar. 12, 2015
In rural communities across the Southwest, taxi services just don’t exist. So one small New Mexican town has come up with an innovative way for people to drink and not drive.
Mar. 12, 2015
KJZZ is partnering with the Arizona Republic to bring you the Arizona Storytellers project on the radio. Storytellers in Phoenix share their stories at live events in town. Some of the stories are about living here, some are not.
Mar. 12, 2015
Wednesday evening was the latest community meeting to discuss the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office after a judge found the agency racially profiled Latinos.
Mar. 11, 2015
Macerich Co., which owns the largest number of shopping malls in Arizona, is facing a $22.4 billion takeover bid by one of its biggest rivals and the dispute is becoming hostile.
Mar. 11, 2015
A powdered alcohol product got final federal approval for the second time. The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau accidentally permitted it for a few weeks last year.
Mar. 11, 2015
An investigative piece ran over the weekend in Tucson's Arizona Daily Star newspaper.
Mar. 11, 2015
After spending all of Friday night into Saturday morning at the state Capitol, lawmakers approved a budget for the fiscal year beginning on July 1.
Mar. 11, 2015
The decades-in-development South Mountain Freeway has moved a large step closer to construction.
Mar. 11, 2015
The $8.7 billion buyout of Phoenix-based PetSmart Inc. became a done deal Wednesday, along with some immediate changes to top leadership.
Mar. 11, 2015
Kevin Pollak began establishing his Hollywood acting career in the early 1990s, thanks to pivotal roles in films like "A Few Good Men" and "The Usual Suspects." But Pollak's earliest breaks came thanks to late night talk show impersonations of celebrities.
Mar. 11, 2015
The director of the Veterans Affairs medical center in Phoenix testified before a state senate committee Wednesday. Glen Grippen updated Arizona lawmakers on the progress being made at the embattled facility.
Mar. 11, 2015
The Arizona House has passed up a vote on legislation to dump the state’s Common Core education standards for the second straight day.
Mar. 11, 2015

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