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 Monday, January 7.
SOUTH PHOENIX RAPES POSSIBLE PLEA CHANGE
DeJuan Donaldson, charged in connection with a serial rapist case in South Phoenix, is scheduled for a hearing for a possible change of plea. 8:45 a.m., Maricopa County Superior Court, Phoenix.
AME DEAL CASE PRETRIAL
Five defendants charged in connection with the death of 10-year-old Ame Deal, who was found dead in a footlocker, are scheduled to be in court for a pretrial conference. 8:30 a.m., Maricopa County Superior Court, Phoenix.
BCS CHAMPIONSHIP GAME
Notre Dame and Alabama will play in the BCS National Championship Game. 8:30 p.m. EST, Sun Life Stadium, Miami.