So you can stay ahead of the news, here's a quick look at some of the stories ABC15 will be keeping an eye on Friday, April 5.
SECRETARY NAPOLITANO IN ARIZONA
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano will visit Douglas and Tucson to inspect border security operations and meet with law enforcement. 1:50pm, CBP Joint Field Command Sector Headquarters, Tucson.
FALLEN OFFICER WIDOW BENEFITS
Governor Jan Brewer will sign House Bill 2204, extending health insurance benefits to survivors of fallen public safety officers. 1pm, Executive Tower, Arizona State Capitol, Phoenix.
POLICE OFFICER GRADUATION
Nearly two dozen new police officers will graduate from the Mesa Police Academy. 4:30pm, Mesa Arts Center.
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A gunman has surrendered after a barricade situation at Phoenix Baptist Hospital Monday morning.
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American Airlines has emerged from bankruptcy protection and US Airways culminated its long pursuit of a merger partner after the two completed their deal Monday to create the world's biggest airline.
One person was killed in a motorcycle crash Monday morning in Avondale.
President Barack Obama has taken off for South Africa to attend a national memorial service for anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela.
Town officials in Prescott Valley have agreed to put $40,000 for promoting regional economic development.