KJZZ News

Ann Mortons Ground Cover On Roosevelt Row
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
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
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
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
 Feds Slow To Roll Out Spanish-Language Health Care Website
The federal government plans to quietly roll out the Spanish-language version of HealthCare.gov any day now. The soft launch for the Affordable Care Act’s Spanish-language enrollment site is set for early December.
Dec. 5, 2013
Arizona Tries To Secure Frail Bighorn Sheep Population By Killing Preying Mountain Lions
Bighorn sheep and the mountain lions who prey on them are being killed in the mountains north of Tucson after a reintroduction program of the sheep started last week.
Dec. 5, 2013
Arizona State Forestry Division Fined For Handling Of Yarnell Hill Fire
The Arizona State Forestry Division was fined nearly $560,000 in violations for the way the division handled the Yarnell Hill Fire. The Industrial Commission of Arizona approved the fines after the findings from the Arizona Division of Occupational Health and Safety at a hearing Wednesday.
Dec. 4, 2013
Amy Silverman: Is Phoenix Cool?
But we've avoided the most direct question, one that's pretty relevant to a lot of the population — is Phoenix cool?
Dec. 4, 2013
Whats The Economic Outlook For Arizona In 2014?
Projecting how quickly Arizona's economy would recover from the deep national recession seemed to be an exercise in optimism.
Dec. 4, 2013
Jennifer Richter On The Future Of Nukes
Is increased nuclear energy a good option for the U.S. to consider in an attempt to get away from a reliance on fossil fuels?
Dec. 4, 2013

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