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, October 11.
There is a 40 percent chance of rain shows and possibly even thunderstorms around the Valley on Thursday.
BORDER AGENT FUNERAL
A funeral service will be held for U.S. Border Patrol Agent Nick Ivie. 11am, Utah Valley University, Orem, Utah.
VICE PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE
Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan square off in the only vice presidential candidate debate. 9pm EDT, Centre College, Danville, Kentucky.
EARLY VOTING BEGINS
Early voting begins Thursday for the 2012 General Election.
HISPANIC WOMEN CONFERENCE
The Adelante Movement tour stops in Phoenix to bring together hundreds of Latina leaders, helping them connect with financial opportunities in the community. 10am-5pm, Sheraton Phoenix Downtown.
The Arizona State Sun Devils travel to play the Colorado Buffaloes. 7pm MDT, Folsom Field, Boulder, Colorado.
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Free parenting classes helped one Valley mom, but programs like these are becoming fewer and fewer with Child Protective Services budget cuts.
According to a national household survey of 70,000 people, identity theft resulted in $24.7 billion in financial losses last year.
Authorities say they received no prior reports of abuse from family members of a 14-year-old Mesa girl who was assaulted, strangled and dumped in a trash container.
If you're one of the lucky ones who have not been affected, here are some tips to help you stay that way.
North Korea said Friday that it has executed Kim Jong Un's uncle, calling the leader's former mentor a traitor who tried to seize power and overthrow the state.
On Thursday, the federal Department of Transportation and three members of Congress took steps to block those calls.
The next storm system is moving through Arizona right now, bringing chances for Valley rain and mountain snow.
Deborah Verna is accused of stealing more than $100,000 from the victim, who was approximately $20,000 behind on payments to her care facility, police said.
YouTube created a video paying homage to its biggest hits of 2013.
A newlywed bride accused of deliberately pushing her husband to his death in Montana's Glacier National Park agreed Thursday to plead guilty to second-degree murder.