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, October 4.
JODI ARIAS STATUS CONFERENCE
A status conference is scheduled in the Jodi Arias case. The hearing will be closed. 8:30 a.m., Maricopa County Superior Court, Phoenix.
SCOOTER HIT-AND-RUN SENTENCING
James Bellinger, who pleaded guilty to manslaughter and hit-and-run in connection with the death of a person on a scooter, is scheduled to be sentenced. 10 a.m., Maricopa County Superior Court, Phoenix.
As of this writing, Congress and the President still have not come to a budget agreement, so the federal government shutdown continues.