KJZZ News

Aging MVD Computer System Crashes Tuesday Morning
The computers at Motor Vehicle Division offices around Arizona went down for about two hours Tuesday morning — and it’s not the first time the system has gotten overloaded.
Dec. 3, 2013
Luke AFB Hosting International Training Exercises
If you’re in Glendale and some other parts of the West Valley, you may notice increased activity in and out of Luke Air Force Base.
Dec. 3, 2013
 Feds Want To Change Mexican Wolf Recovery
The federal government has proposed to change the recovery program for the endangered Mexican gray wolf. The last public hearing on the issue will be Tuesday.
Dec. 3, 2013
 New Mexico Infant Mortality Rates Surpass National Numbers
Infant mortality rates in the Southwest have been steadily declining over the years. But recent data from New Mexico show a surprising spike in 2012. The state has surpassed national infant death rates for the first time since the 1990s.
Dec. 3, 2013
Congress Agenda For End Of Legislative Year Does Not Include Immigration Reform
Congress is returning to Washington for the final two weeks of the legislative year to work on a farm bill, the budget and water projects.
Dec. 3, 2013
New Online Tool Determines Whether Users Should Be Screened For Lung Cancer
Lung cancer is the number one killer in the United States and in Arizona.
Dec. 3, 2013
Brewer Selects Committee
Lawmakers, child advocates, a prosecutor, a former police chief – they are all part of Gov. Jan Brewer’s Child Advocate Response Examination Team.
Dec. 2, 2013
Free-Speech Battle Over Bus Ads
A free speech battle over political messaging at Phoenix bus stops goes to court on Tuesday morning.
Dec. 2, 2013
Hospital Tech Sentenced For Spreading
A traveling hospital tech who worked in Arizona and seven other states has been sentenced to almost 40 years in prison for infecting patients with a dangerous disease.
Dec. 2, 2013
Late Week Promises Colder Weather
Arizona is going to see colder temperatures later this week.
Dec. 2, 2013
Study: Customer Satisfaction Is Down
The latest survey on customer satisfaction shows customers are less satisfied than ever with the products and services they are buying.
Dec. 2, 2013
Beware Of Cyber Monday Scam Artists
A lot of Arizonans will be shopping online during Cyber Monday. Computer experts said that can open them up to scam artists.
Dec. 2, 2013
Bighorn Sheep Dies
The Department of Game and Fish is investigating the death of one of the Bighorn Sheep recently released in the Santa Catalina Mountains near Tucson.
Dec. 2, 2013
Arizona Charter Schools Want More State Aid
Arizona’s charter schools want the same amount of state aid as the state’s other public schools. Under state law, charters are public schools, but they can be operated by private, for-profit organizations and are exempt from many of the rules governing traditional schools.
Dec. 2, 2013
US Airways Plane Experiences Tuberculosis Scare
County health officials say it could take up to a week to find out if an airline passenger has tuberculosis. The man was on a flight from Austin to Phoenix on Saturday when Texas health authorities notified federal officials that a passenger on the flight might have TB.
Dec. 2, 2013
Baja Wineries Say New Law Allowing Development Threatens Budding Industry
Baja California's budding wine industry is fighting against new land use regulations that they say would ruin the valley's rural charm and compromise its scarce water supply.
Dec. 2, 2013
Hospital Tech Who Spread Hepatitis C To Face Sentencing
A technician who worked in 18 hospitals around the country, including in Arizona, will face sentencing today in a New Hampshire court.
Dec. 2, 2013
Police Use GPS Tracking Device
High speed police chases are dangerous for the suspect, officers and the public. Arizona Department of Public Safety has been using a GPS tracking system that has helped cut down on those kinds of pursuits.
Dec. 2, 2013
Hot Corner: Indian School Road and 38th Street
We are exploring the new, up and coming or otherwise unique and interesting neighborhoods around the Valley in an occasional segment we are calling the "Hot Corner."
Nov. 29, 2013
Analyzing This Years Black Friday
If you're listening to this while on the way to or home from the mall, there is a pretty good chance you're not alone.
Nov. 29, 2013

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