KJZZ News

Local Business Owners Weigh In Over Online Sales Tax
State lawmakers from around the country have been in Washington, D.C., the past few days talking to members of Congress about several issues, including the Marketplace Fairness Act.
Dec. 6, 2013
Arizona CPS Scandal Surprising In Scope
Child Welfare advocates offered suggestions this week on ways to improve Arizona’s Child Protective Services system in the wake of the agency disclosing that more than 6,000 cases have gone unreported.
Dec. 6, 2013
Proposed Mexican Gray Wolf Changes Raise Eyebrows
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service this week held a public hearing in northeastern Arizona on a proposal to expand the range of Mexican gray wolves.
Dec. 6, 2013
State Land Deparment Making Some Money For Schools
It’s been a pretty good week for the state land department.
Dec. 6, 2013
Why Do Gasoline Prices Fluctuate?
John Hofmeister is founder and CEO of Citizens for Affordable Energy and former President of Shell Oil. He explained the price fluctuations.
Dec. 6, 2013
How Does Arizona Define
On Friday, the National Weather Service in Phoenix issued its winter weather outlook.
Dec. 6, 2013
Ann Morton
The impact of art on our souls and minds is indisputable, but how often is that effect practical?
Dec. 6, 2013
Arizona WWII Memorial Dedicated Saturday
Dec. 7 is Pearl Harbor Day, and Arizona will dedicate its World War II Memorial during a ceremony at Wesley Bolin Plaza in Phoenix.
Dec. 6, 2013
2014 World Cup Draw Set; Teams Prepare For Brazil
The United States is in one of the so-called ‘groups of doom,' facing Germany, Ghana and Portugal.
Dec. 6, 2013
Did You Know: Japanese Flower Gardens Once A South Phoenix Tourist Attraction
In the years following World War II the base of South Mountain in Phoenix was filled with citrus and vegetable farms. Then a group of residents decided to grow something new.
Dec. 6, 2013
New Planet Discovered By U Of A Astronomers
A team of astronomers, led by a graduate student from the University of Arizona, has discovered the first planet outside our solar system to be discovered at the U of A.
Dec. 6, 2013
 Hopi Sue Auction House To Stop Another Sale
The Hopi Tribe is trying to block a French auction house from selling 32 sacred objects. A Paris judge will rule Friday.
Dec. 6, 2013
 Texas Lt. Governor Calls For Permanent Surge Along US-Mexico Border
Texas law enforcement leaders announced Tuesday they are ending controversial traffic checkpoints along the Texas-Mexico border. But the state is simultaneously gearing up for an unprecedented “Permanent Border Surge.”
Dec. 6, 2013
Downtown Tempe Braces For Pac-12 Weekend Crowd
Tempe officials expect 300,000 people to squeeze into the downtown area Saturday, an unusual amount for this time of year.
Dec. 6, 2013
Rep. Issa Brings Healthcare Debate to Arizona
A California Republican comes to Apache Junction on Friday to hold a hearing on the Affordable Care Act.
Dec. 6, 2013
Minimum Wage Protests At McDonalds In Downtown Phoenix
In 100 cities across the country, fast food workers went on strike Thursday to try to raise the federal minimum wage. In Phoenix protesters were out demanding a higher living wage, but none of them were fast food workers.
Dec. 5, 2013
HS Football Player Died Of Blunt Force Trauma
The Maricopa County medical examiner's office says a high school football player who collapsed on the field last month died of blunt force trauma to his head.
Dec. 5, 2013
 USDA And Mexico: Pullout Spells Loss For Border Economy
USDA's ban on its inspectors entering Mexico at five border crossings to inspect cattle has crippled an important component of the border trade-driven economy.
Dec. 5, 2013
Racehorse Killed Following I-10 Accident
A racehorse was killed early this morning in Buckeye when a tractor-trailer and a truck pulling a horse trailer collided.
Dec. 5, 2013
Mexico Recovers Stolen Radioactive Waste After Day-Long Search
A container of radioactive waste stolen at gunpoint in Mexico was found Wednesday afternoon.
Dec. 5, 2013

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