KJZZ News

Southwest Employees Picket
Southwest Airlines employees marched outside the Comerica Theatre on Thursday afternoon right before the company's "Message to the Field." This annual meeting is when company CEO Gary Kelly updates employees.
Feb. 20, 2014
Cold Fronts Move Through Phoenix
It will be a little cooler on Thursday as a cold front moves through and temperatures near the 30-year average.
Feb. 20, 2014
Cost Of Obtaining Public Records In Arizona May Increase
The cost of obtaining public records could be headed up in Arizona.
Feb. 20, 2014
Gay Rights Groups Oppose Religious Protection Bill
The Arizona House has begun debating a Republican bill that would expand people's rights to assert their religious beliefs in refusing service to gays and others.
Feb. 20, 2014
Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee Introduces Business Connect Program
The Arizona Super Bowl host committee is joining Copperpoint Mutual Insurance and Freeport McMoran to present the Business Connect program to leverage the biggest sporting event of the year for its economic value to small businesses.
Feb. 20, 2014
Phoenix Industrial Fire Causes Explosions, Shuts Down Freeways
A massive fire at an industrial complex destroyed three buildings and snarled traffic in downtown Phoenix on Thursday. The blaze started during the lunch hour and forced the evacuation of some nearby businesses
Feb. 20, 2014
Arizona Supreme Court: Legislature Cannot Retirement Benefits
The Arizona Supreme Court has ruled lawmakers cannot cut cost-of-living increases to state retirees.
Feb. 20, 2014
Phoenix Council Approves Changes To Labor Agreement After Heated Debate
The Phoenix City Council has approved changes to a labor agreement with two employee unions.
Feb. 19, 2014
Zuercher Named New Phoenix City Manager
Phoenix has a new city manager, and the person named will only have a slight change to his title.
Feb. 19, 2014
Warm Temperatures Lead To Early Fire Season
The warm temperatures are causing an early blooming season, allergy season and fire season. Already this week there was a brush fire near Saguaro Lake.
Feb. 19, 2014
Google Fiber May Be Coming To Phoenix, Tempe And Scottsdale
Phoenix, Tempe and Scottsdale are three of the 34 cities Google Fiber is looking to expand to. That would mean internet speeds up to 100 times faster for some Metro Phoenix residents.
Feb. 19, 2014
Natural Food Market Carves Out A Space
The proliferation and success of natural food stores.
Feb. 19, 2014
How Valley Cities Are Doing
Mayors across the Valley have been delivering their annual municipal assessments and will continue to do so.
Feb. 19, 2014
New City Manager Comes To Phoenix
Phoenix has not had a full-time city manager since David Cavazos left last year, to take a similar position in Santa Ana, Calif.
Feb. 19, 2014
New Research: Becoming Friends With Co-Workers
Lots of managers want their employees to get along. Anyone who has ever been forced to go to a staff retreat or an awkward bowling night can relate to that.
Feb. 19, 2014
Gov. Brewer
As part of her budget proposal, Gov. Jan Brewer is asking state lawmakers for about $37.5 million.
Feb. 19, 2014
Admission Fees Charged For Some Arizona Mayors
It is the season for Arizona mayors to give their annual “State of the City” speeches, but some people who want to attend are being charged admission fees.
Feb. 19, 2014
2 Elderly Hikers Rescued After Getting Lost Overnight
The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office says an 84-year-old man and his 74-year-old wife are both doing well after getting lost overnight on a hike in the White Tanks Mountains, west of Phoenix.
Feb. 19, 2014
Bill Would Require Reauthorization For Voter-Enacted Laws Every 8 Years
Senator Chester Crandell’s bill targets only those initiatives and referenda that involve funding and Crandell says it’s necessary because voters may have had a change of heart.
Feb. 19, 2014
Electric Car Charger Stations To Come To Arizona
Electric cars are often limited to city driving to be near a charging station. Here in Arizona, car owners will soon be able to travel further.
Feb. 19, 2014

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