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 Thursday, January 3.
The Oregon Ducks and the Kansas State Wildcats play in the Fiesta Bowl. 6:30pm, University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale.
JODI ARIAS TRIAL
After opening statements Wednesday, the prosecution will call witnesses Thursday in the trial of Jodi Arias, charged with the murder of her former boyfriend. 10:30am, Maricopa County Superior Court, Phoenix.
PHOENIX OFFICER OATH
Members of the Phoenix Police Department will begin a new tradition of an annual recitation of The Oath of Office for Police Officers. 8:30am, Phoenix City Hall.
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Firefighters have controlled a two-alarm structure fire in Buckeye that started early Wednesday morning.
Police in South Africa say retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu's home was robbed while he was away to attend a memorial honoring Nelson Mandela.
Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina is known as a humble man, a capable administrator and -- as expected of a new Pope -- a man of great faith.
1 man is dead after a double shooting at a Chandler apartment complex Tuesday night.