KJZZ News

For Gay Couples In Arizona, Filing Taxes Proves To Be Complicated
The United States Supreme Court’s ruling that struck down the Defense of Marriage Act is making the upcoming tax season a little more complicated for gay couples in Arizona.
Nov. 4, 2013
Abortion Clinics Begin Closing In Texas; Border Left Unserved
Abortion clinics across Texas are closing after the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a federal court decision that blocked a portion of Texas’ controversial abortion law.
Nov. 1, 2013
Shooting At LAX Leaves Passengers Stranded
The shooting at Los Angeles International Airport’s Terminal 3 Friday morning left many travelers stuck in Phoenix.
Nov. 1, 2013
Día De Los Muertos Used For Commercialization
The Mexican holiday, Día de los Muertos, is gaining popularity among people without traditional Latino ancestry. Some groups are trying to fight the holiday’s commercialization.
Nov. 1, 2013
Phoenix City Council Candidates Square Off
Some Phoenix voters will go to the polls Tuesday to elect candidates in two city council runoff races. The candidates did not gather enough votes to make them winners in the election last August.
Nov. 1, 2013
Giving Low-Income Arizonans Phone And Internet Options
Most Americans have mobile phones, but not everyone can afford a plan or a smartphone that allows them to receive every call or message, including that much-needed contact from a potential employer.
Nov. 1, 2013
Geography Does Not Mean Arizona Is A Drug Testing Ground
Southern border states like Arizona allow pretty easy access to drug smuggling routes, but does that mean that this is more of a testing ground for new designer drugs?
Nov. 1, 2013
Dan Hunting: Workforce Replenishment
Arizona’s unemployment rate in August was 8.3 percent, a full percent higher than the country as a whole and the same as last August.
Nov. 1, 2013
 Brownsville Listed As Poorest American City
Statistics from the Census Bureau names the border city of Brownsville, Texas, as the poorest city in the United States.
Nov. 1, 2013
Three Valley Health Care Groups Move In
Three Valley health care groups are moving in together. They will officially open their new home Friday afternoon.
Nov. 1, 2013
Building Still Remains
We head to downtown Phoenix for another in our series looking at the Valley’s threatened places.
Nov. 1, 2013
Deciding The Future Of Rooftop Solar Power
The Arizona Corporation Commission is scheduled in a couple of weeks to take up an issue some say could decide the future of rooftop solar power. Arizona Public Service wants to change its net metering program, which credits homeowners with solar systems for the extra power they do not use.
Nov. 1, 2013
Exploring Arizona
Millions of Americans and thousands of Arizonans drink beer, savoring a cold mug of brew on a sizzling afternoon.
Nov. 1, 2013
Did You Know: Mystery Castle
It is about 80 years old and sits on the foothills of South Mountain Park. It is said to have been built for a princess.
Nov. 1, 2013
Arpaio
Lawyers for Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio say they will appeal a federal court’s monitoring order.
Nov. 1, 2013
New Cold Case Partnership Solves 32-Year-Old Murder Case
Chief Daniel Garcia says 21st century technology has helped law enforcement locate the man they believe murdered 28-year-old Karen Casanova back in 1982.
Nov. 1, 2013
Murphy Will Run Independently For Governor In 2014
A twice-defeated Republican congressional candidate has taken the first steps to an independent bid for the governor’s office.
Nov. 1, 2013
Woman Steals Credit Card From Mailbox
Cochise County officials are looking for a woman who has been trying to use a credit card recently stolen from a mailbox south of Sierra Vista.
Nov. 1, 2013
2 Arrested For Allegedly Trying To Smuggle Weapons Into Mexico
Border Patrol agents have arrested two men after stopping an SUV on Interstate 8, east of Wellton, for allegedly trying to smuggle assault rifles into Mexico.
Nov. 1, 2013
Plane Diverted To Sky Harbor Airport After On-Board Threat
Phoenix Police Sergeant Steve Martos says the plane was twice searched by the bomb squad.
Nov. 1, 2013

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