KJZZ News

Lettuce
Today, we’re used to being able to get whatever foods we want anytime. We can get strawberries in winter, grapefruit in the fall, lettuce year-round — no matter when they’re supposed to be harvested. But climate change might be throwing a wrench in those modern-day expectations.
Jan. 25, 2018
model train
Listen to the sounds of Alan Vincent running model trains with the Thunderbird Model Railroad Club.
Jan. 25, 2018
Language intended to stoke passion or even fear in some cases is a consistent part of America’s political history. From the nation’s founding to the Civil War to last November’s election, candidates have embraced what could be called apocalyptic rhetoric.
Jan. 25, 2018
The percentage of Americans without health insurance ticked up slightly in 2017, according to a Gallup Survey.
Jan. 25, 2018
IT department
Last month, the FCC took the anticipated step of overturning net neutrality on a 3-2 vote. And very soon, that means the system in place since 2015 will no longer be in effect.
Jan. 25, 2018
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Glendale officials are debating what to do with money earmarked for transportation after the city council voted not to move forward with light rail.
Jan. 25, 2018
 tree rings
The North Atlantic jet stream has been changing over the last half century, as have extreme summer weather events in Europe, a University of Arizona-led team found.
Jan. 25, 2018
Border wall
Activists along the Mexican border say they are saving lives and now are being targeted by the Trump administration for their work and their activism. Joining me this morning are KJZZ's Fronteras Desk senior editor Michel Marizco and the Arizona Republic's border reporter Rafael Carranza.
Jan. 25, 2018
An annual look at the financial health of American cities has a bad prognosis for two in the Valley.
Jan. 25, 2018
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A shooting at a Kentucky school on Tuesday injured more than a dozen people and left two dead. It’s the 11th school shooting of the year, less than a month into 2018.
Jan. 25, 2018
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Many experts say sitting is the new smoking and the many hours a day we spend in our chairs has a serious impact on our health.
Jan. 25, 2018
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The case of former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar has raised questions for parents about whom to trust with the care of child athletes.
Jan. 25, 2018
It’s not even February yet, but temperatures could hit the low 80s by Sunday. And by Monday, we could break a record.
Jan. 25, 2018
smoking ashtray
Cancer education advocates hope to better educate lawmakers on benefits of raising smoking and vaping age from 18 to 21.
Jan. 25, 2018
 photo enforcement camera
Opponents of photo speed and red light enforcement in Arizona are again trying to ban the devices in cities statewide.
Jan. 25, 2018
Truck
A Chinese startup says it is testing its three self-driving semi-trucks on Arizona roads.
Jan. 25, 2018
Trent Franks
Republican candidates in the 8th Congressional District race debated in Phoenix Wednesday night.
Jan. 25, 2018
An Arizona Senate panel has advanced a proposal championed by Republican Gov. Doug Ducey boosting an income tax exemption for military pensioners.
Jan. 25, 2018
texting and driving
Tucson police will soon be able to pull over people who use cellphones behind the wheel after city officials approved an ordinance to reclassify the violation.
Jan. 25, 2018
phoenix city hall
The city of Phoenix wants to hire more employees to keep up with construction activity. The Planning and Development Department plans to add 14 positions, mostly to review plans and handle inspections.
Jan. 25, 2018

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