KJZZ News

Nevada joins Arizona and 12 other states in asking the Environmental Protection Agency to keep the federal government out of regulation over the hardrock mining industry.
Jun. 18, 2018
The attorney for the U.S. House of Representatives has asked a federal judge to toss out a lawsuit against an Arizona congressman who blocked two constituents from his Facebook page.
Jun. 18, 2018
For the past six months, Salt River Project has sent waves of supervisors, linemen, engineers and designers to Puerto Rico to help restore power before a new hurricane strikes again.
Jun. 18, 2018
Republican Bob Worsley has served Legislative District 25 in Mesa since 2012.
Jun. 18, 2018
Pancreatic cancer is predicted to become the second deadliest cancer by 2020, but doctors from the University of Arizona Cancer Center are encouraged by a new study offering targeted treatment for the disease.
Jun. 18, 2018
A pair of parliamentary votes coming up in Europe could have big impacts in their respective countries.
Jun. 18, 2018
There are undoubtedly a lot of factors the Diamondbacks would consider when deciding about a potential new place to play, but if some other cities are a guide, the stadium itself may not necessarily be the only big consideration.
Jun. 18, 2018
The U.S. House is scheduled to take up two immigration reform bills this week, and both of them have DACA recipients — the so-called "DREAMers"— at the center. The DREAMers have the option of pursuing higher education or serving in the military.
Jun. 18, 2018
The Bachelor places one man in a resort-like mansion with 30 young women vying to find love and matrimony. The program is full of drama, emontions and a lot of drinking. So who wouldn’t want to try out to be a contestant?
Jun. 18, 2018
KJZZ producer and festival goer Amanda Luberto attended the first Lost Lake Festival last year. She thought this festival would be “the one" — but this year's event was cancelled. She shared her disappointment on The Show.
Jun. 18, 2018
National Park officials have asked people at the North Rim of the Grand Canyon to limit their water usage as crews work to fix a pump that supplies the water.
Jun. 18, 2018
Lost Lake Music Festival last year drew more than 45,000 fans to Steele Indian School Park in Phoenix. Ahead of this year’s version, organizers have announced they’re cancelling the event.
Jun. 18, 2018
The opioid epidemic is ravaging communities across America. One of the many places it’s having an impact is the nation’s schools. Politico reporter Kimberly Hefling has taken a look at how cash-strapped schools are struggling to help children.
Jun. 18, 2018
The scourge of Alzheimer’s Disease is growing as people live longer. In the U.S. alone, an estimated 5.7 million have Alzheimer’s-related dementia. Extensive research is being done to learn more about how to identify and treat it — including here in Arizona.
Jun. 18, 2018
The Arizona Republic took on the issue of immigrant children being separated from their parents. The Show talked about it with Editorial Director Phil Boas.
Jun. 18, 2018
Although the Veterans Administration has tracked detailed patient data for years, consumers looking to place family in these facilities didn’t have access to statistics on patient health outcomes in areas like pain management care, until last week.
Jun. 18, 2018
A judge this Monday afternoon will hear arguments in a challenge to the residency of Ann Kirkpatrick, who’s running for the Democratic nomination in Southern Arizona’s 2nd Congressional District.
Jun. 18, 2018
Faced with rising drug overdose deaths, states like Arizona have focused on limiting the number of opioid pills doctors can prescribe. But now some worry the new rules are creating another crisis — and patients are becoming collateral damage.
More Coverage Of Arizona's Opioid Epidemic
Jun. 18, 2018
The Takeaway: Guatemalan Lawmakers Attempt to Give Amnesty To Officers Accused Of Rights Violations
We continue to hear migration stories from U.S.-Mexico border, pertaining mostly to migrants from Latin America. But rarely, do we hear of the underlying conditions from which migrants are fleeing, as they attempt to find a safe-haven in the U.S.
Jun. 18, 2018
The Takeaway: Tent City — For Migrant Children
Under President Trump’s zero tolerance policy, migrants who cross the border are apprehended, charged with a crime, detained, and separated from their children. But to accommodate the growing number of children who need to be housed, the US government erected a tent city that will house both unaccompanied minors and those who have been separated from their parents.
Jun. 18, 2018

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