KJZZ News

MAG Invites Tesla CEO To Visit
The Phoenix Metro area is publicly courting the Tesla Motor Company in hopes of attracting a $5 billion battery factory and thousands of jobs to the state.
March 7, 2014
Prostitution Increase Around Major Events
Conventional wisdom says the Super Bowl attracts men, money and prostitutes. Arizona State University researchers proved that to be true.
March 6, 2014
Sinema Wont Run In District 7
Democratic Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema has made it official.
March 6, 2014
Arizona House Approves Job Requirement For Medicaid Recipients
The state House of Representatives has approved a measure that would require Medicaid recipients to find work.
March 6, 2014
Report: Home Prices Have Peaked
A new report said housing prices in metro Phoenix may have peaked and are dropping off a bit.
March 6, 2014
TSA Looking Closely For Firearms
The Transportation Security Administration is warning travelers to take stock of what is in their bags, before heading to the airport.
March 6, 2014
Cell Phone Bill Heads To The Senate
The Arizona House has voted to take the cell phone out of the hands of teen drivers.
March 6, 2014
More Relocated Bighorn Sheep Have Died
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has confirmed the deaths of two more of the Bighorn Sheep that were relocated to the mountains outside Tucson, late last year.
March 6, 2014
AARP To Expand State Fraud Programs
AARP is looking to expand its Arizona fraud-education programs beyond Maricopa and Pima counties.
March 6, 2014
Vegas Casino Being Sued By Drunk Gambler
A California businessman is suing a Las Vegas casino for continuing to serve him drinks when he was blackout drunk. He lost a half-million dollars at the tables on Super Bowl weekend.
March 6, 2014
Starting April 1, Arizona’s Department of Health is poised to implement new regulations that would restrict abortion. But Planned Parenthood is asking a judge to stop it.
March 6, 2014
Cactus League A Possibility For Houston Astros
Arizona’s Cactus League could be adding a new team in coming years. Major League Baseball’s Houston Astros may be looking to move from their Spring Training stadium in Florida.
March 5, 2014
US Airways Pilots Union Files Lawsuit Over Merger With American Airlines
The merger between Tempe-based US Airways and American Airlines has led to a lawsuit. A US Airways union is suing over which pilots get seniority as the two airlines combine their services.
March 5, 2014
Injured Police Officer Identified
A Phoenix police officer who was wounded in a shootout with a murder suspect on Monday afternoon has been identified.
March 5, 2014
Sebelius Promotes Health Insurance Exchange In Phoenix
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was in the Valley on Wednesday promoting local efforts to enroll people in health coverage.
March 5, 2014
Phoenix Theatre Kicks Off Its 2014 Season
On Monday night, the Phoenix Theatre’s Hormel New Works Festival kicked off its 2014 performances.
March 5, 2014
Arizona We Want Institute Appoints First Director
About a decade ago, the Center for the Future of Arizona was established.
March 5, 2014
Phoenix Chamber of Commerce Forum To Discuss Common Core Bill
On Tuesday, the Arizona Senate gave initial approval to a bill that would prohibit the state from using a set of educational standards already implemented in most states.
March 5, 2014
More Money May Be Available To Prevent Wildfires
Last year’s wildfire season in Arizona will always be remembered because of the tragic deaths of the Granite Mountain Hotshots as they attempted to fight the Yarnell Hill Fire.
March 5, 2014
Group Airs Immigration Reform Commercials
The federal immigration reform saga continues.
March 5, 2014

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