KJZZ News

State Secretary Mike Pompeo traveled to Mexico on Friday to meet with the country's president-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, and both sides appear eager to find key areas of cooperation.
Jul. 13, 2018
The Fiesta Bowl has announced a six-year extension of its agreement with the College Football Playoff. Fiesta Bowl Executive director Mike Nealy says it’s a major accomplishment to stay in the rotation.
Jul. 13, 2018
Freight trains are running once again on both sets of Union Pacific tracks in Marana, after 27 freight cars derailed earlier this week.
Jul. 13, 2018
Twenty-five children packed the benches of Phoenix immigration court Friday morning, where lawyers told the judge that more than a third of them are waiting to be reunited with their families.
Jul. 13, 2018
OSIRIS-REx Due To Begin Asteroid Operations Soon
The spacecraft will start the approach phase of its journey to collect soil from the asteroid Bennu. UA mission planners expect to receive their first photos of Bennu from OSIRIS-REx Aug. 17. At that time, the spacecraft will be 2 million kilometers, or 1.2 million miles, away from its target.
Jul. 13, 2018
Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake is speaking out against President Donald Trump’s behavior at the NATO summit in Brussels this week. Flake lambasted Trump for treating U.S. allies in purely transactional terms.
Jul. 13, 2018
An ousted state lawmaker may be able to get documents from a sexual harassment investigation that Arizona House Speaker J.D. Mesnard has refused to make public. An attorney for former Rep. Don Shooter is demanding the attorney hired by Mesnard to investigate the harassment allegations, turn over his notes and tapes
Jul. 13, 2018
It’s been a stormy few days for the Phoenix area and those rains aren’t going to stop any time soon. Andrew Deemer is a meteorologist with the National Weather Service. He says there’s a 20 to 30 percent chance of rain this weekend.
Jul. 13, 2018
To talk about states potentially being back at the forefront of the abortion debate and a state lawmaker in hot water over his driving habits, Marilyn Rodriguez with Creosote Partners and Chip Scutari with Scutari and Cieslak Public Relations joined The Show.
Jul. 13, 2018
A utility company with a history of sewage spills, low water pressure and other problems is facing a court order to give up management control. The court is recommending that Arizona regulators find an emergency manager to take over Johnson Utilities.
Jul. 13, 2018
Peter Strojnik has been suspended from practicing law until the State Bar disciplinary proceeding against him is completed. The attorney sued nearly 2,000 businesses.
Jul. 13, 2018
President Donald Trump’s visit to the U.K. was never expected to be a low-key affair. Record crowds gathered in Trafalgar Square for a protest organizers are calling “Bring The Noise.”
Jul. 13, 2018
Latinos, African-Americans, Asian-Americans and the LGBT community are only represented in zero to two percent of known archival collections. That number comes from the ASU Library, which is trying to bump up that number.
Jul. 13, 2018
A general strike was called on Friday in Nicaragua as protesters continue to call for President Daniel Ortega to step down. Ortega, though, has said he will not call early elections in the midst of protests that have been going on since April.
Jul. 13, 2018
The opioid crisis has been devastating to a generation of Americans. In Arizona alone, 790 people died of opioid overdoses in 2016. But what about the effects on their children? What do we know about their life trajectory and how it affects their development and cognitive skills?
Jul. 13, 2018
Arizona water leaders are working on a drought contingency plan to present to lawmakers next year, and there’s been a lot of talk about the potential of a shortage declaration on Lake Mead, which would trigger water cut-backs.
Jul. 13, 2018
Frank Riggs, a former California congressman, is running for superintendent of public instruction, a position currently held by incumbent Diane Douglas. He says it’s time for a change in our state education department.
Jul. 13, 2018
Major League Baseball has indefinitely suspended its Papa Slam promotion with Papa John’s Pizza following a racial slur from its founder. The Arizona Diamondbacks said they will continue their relationship with the chain, stating their partnership is with local owner/operators in Phoenix.
Jul. 13, 2018
Hackers Take Aim At State, Including Elections
Arizona's sensitive databases are under constant cyberattack, state officials say. "As a state, we get attacked about 8.5 million times a month," said Mike Lettman, co-chair of the Arizona Cybersecurity Team.
Jul. 13, 2018
A judge will decide whether lawmakers can ask voters to approve two changes in a law in a single act.
Jul. 13, 2018

Pages