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AZ Man Charged In Connection With Capitol Insurrection
Federal authorities say an Arizona man has been charged in connection with the violent and destructive insurrection at the U.S. Capitol this week.
Jan. 9, 2021
AIA Cancels High School Winter Sports
High school athletes who play winter sports in Arizona won’t get to finish their seasons this year. Officials say low hospital capacity due to the pandemic drove a decision to cancel the games.
Jan. 9, 2021
Refugee Supporters Post Legal Victory Over Trump Order
Refugee supporters have won another victory over President Trump in the legal fight over whether they needed permission from local leaders to keep doing resettlements.
Jan. 8, 2021
Mexico Hits New Records For Daily Coronavirus Cases, Deaths
Mexico has reported record high daily coronavirus case numbers for two consecutive days, with death tolls rising above 1,000 for the third day in a row on Thursday.
Jan. 8, 2021
AZ State Senators Prepping Another Skinny Budget Option Amid Pandemic
The top Republican in the Arizona Senate said Friday that lawmakers are crafting a basic budget in case the coronavirus pandemic makes it impossible to hold a normal legislative session.
Jan. 8, 2021
State Farm Stadium To Operate As 24/7 Vaccine Site
State Farm Stadium on Monday will begin operating as 24-hour-a-day, drive-through vaccination site. The stadium will have the capacity to vaccinate 6,000 people per day.
Jan. 8, 2021
Twitter Bans Trump, Citing Risk Of Violent Incitement
Twitter banned President Donald Trump's account Friday, citing “the risk of further incitement of violence.” The social platform has been under growing pressure to take further action against Trump following Wednesday's deadly insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.
Jan. 8, 2021
Memorial Honors Those Who Died, Were Hurt In Tucson Shooting
A memorial honoring the 19 people who were shot 10 years ago during an attack on a member of Congress in Tucson was unveiled to the public Friday. It's called "The Embrace."
Remembering Judge John Roll, Killed 10 Years Ago In Tucson Shooting
Jan. 8, 2021
Construction Of Liquefied Natural Gas Facility Set To Begin In Sonora
Officials in neighboring Sonora, Mexico, announced that plans for a liquefied natural gas facility in a small town on the Sea of Cortez are finally moving forward — more than two years after the project was approved by U.S. authorities in 2018.
Jan. 8, 2021
Yuma County To Launch COVID-19 Wastewater Monitoring Project
Yuma County will begin testing wastewater as part of an early Covid-19 detection program, the first countywide wastewater detection project in Arizona.
Jan. 8, 2021
Navajo Nation Entering Second Phase Of COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution
The Navajo Nation, which spans across portions of Arizona, Utah and New Mexico, is getting ready to enter the next phase of its COVID-19 vaccine rollout. Officials are gearing up to enter the second phase of the COVID vaccination plan next week, said Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez.
Jan. 8, 2021
How Increase In Minimum Wage Will Affect Workers, Businesses
What will this newest raise in the minimum wage mean for Arizona's workers and businesses? To find out, The Show spoke with Lee McPheters with Arizona State University's W.P. Carey School of Business.
Jan. 8, 2021
Page Turner: Bestiary, The Low, Low Woods
In the latest installment of our book recommendation series Page Turner, The Show spotlights two novels — "Bestiary" and "The Low, Low Woods." They both fall in the general realm of fantasy and suspense and even horror.
Jan. 8, 2021
Remembering Judge John Roll, Killed 10 Years Ago In Tucson Shooting
Ten years ago today, six people died when a gunman opened fire at a congressional event at a Safeway in Tucson. Among the dead was federal Judge John Roll. Arizona Republic senior reporter John D’Anna tells the story of a man he feels has been overlooked in the decade since his death.
Jan. 8, 2021
The Friday NewsCap Jan. 8, 2021
KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. The Show discussed the week in news with former Arizona Corporation Commission Chair Kris Mayes and Matt Benson, partner at Veridus.
Jan. 8, 2021
Fences Erected Around AZ State Capitol Complex
In the aftermath of the Trump mob sieging the U.S. Capitol building, Arizona’s Department of Public Safety has put in security measures at the state Capitol building.
Jan. 8, 2021
▶ This Weeks #AZNumbers: 93, 55, 27
#AZNumbers is a weekly segment featuring thoughts and insight into Arizona's economic news. This week's number: 93, 55, 27. Listen to the KJZZ business block with Heather van Blokland weekdays at 6 p.m. on 91.5 FM or stream it on KJZZ.org.
Jan. 8, 2021
The Reforms In Mexicos Electoral System: What Can The United States Learn From It?
The U.S. Congress validated the election of President-elect Joe Biden, despite the ungrounded claims brought by President Donald Trump. In Mexico, the electoral system has also faced challenges, and it’s continuously redesigned to improve, from creating mathematical models to controlling the party’s money.
Republicans And Democrats In Mexico Condemn Violence In D.C.
Jan. 8, 2021
Police Say Arizona Man Is A Person Of Interest In Storming Of U.S. Capitol
Washington, D.C., Metropolitan Police have identified an Arizona man as a person of interest in the storming of the U.S. Capitol by pro-Trump supporters. Jake Angeli is a known QAnon supporter.
Jan. 7, 2021
Republicans And Democrats In Mexico Condemn Violence In D.C.
As a result of the large American immigrant population, Mexico has active groups of Democrats and Republicans. And both had something to say after Trump supporters breached the U.S. Capitol.
Jan. 7, 2021

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