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 Wednesday, January 16.
PRESIDENT ON GUN CONTROL
President Barack Obama on Wednesday will announce new measures aimed at curbing gun violence.
As the Phoenix Coyotes prepare to open their strike-shortened season this weekend, the team will open up its Wednesday night scrimmage to the public. 6pm, Jobing.com Arena, Glendale.
GOOD SAMARITANS HONORED
The Mesa Fire and Medical Department will honor six residents for their heroic actions, which range from helping at the scene of a motorcycle accident to assisting an impaled postal worker to getting a neighbor out of burning house. 10am, Fire Station 218, Mesa.
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Mesa police say the mother's boyfriend has been arrested in the death of a 14-year-old girl whose body was found in a dumpster last week.
The Los Angeles Angels agreed Tuesday to trade slugging outfielder-first baseman Mark Trumbo to the Arizona Diamondbacks as part of a three-team deal.
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying the person or persons responsible for shooting a horse in the head Saturday night.
The U.S. Justice Department says it won't pursue charges of wrongdoing against a former Arizona detective in the case of a woman released from death row in the 1989 killing of her 4-year-old son.
Valley freezes are out of here and warmer air is on the way.
A Wilmington police officer has been cleared of an wrongdoing after dashcam video shows him thrusting a police dog on a driver's lap.