Man arrested in fiery Phoenix crash; Hobbs to sign repeal of near-total abortion ban l Morning News Brief

A suspect has been arrested in connection to a fiery crash in west Phoenix, Governor Katie Hobbs is expected to sign the repeal of a near-total abortion ban, a driver has been charged in a crash that killed a Tucson Police officer, and more – here's a look at some of the top stories on for the morning of May 2.

1. Arrest made in fiery Phoenix crash


Suspect arrested after driver killed in fiery, west Phoenix crash

A man is in custody after a fiery crash involving multiple vehicles near a west Phoenix intersection left one person dead and another person hurt.

2. Gov. Hobbs to sign repeal of near-total abortion ban


Abortion in Arizona: Gov. Hobbs to sign repeal of near-total ban

Arizona is waving goodbye to a Civil War-era ban of nearly all abortions as a repeal bill reaches the desk of Democratic Gov. Katie Hobbs.

3. Driver charged in crash that killed AZ officer


Man charged with causing car crash that killed Tucson Police Officer Adam Buckner

A man has been charged with causing a car crash that killed an on-duty Tucson police officer two months ago, authorities said Wednesday.

4. Biden sounds off on college protests


University protests must remain peaceful, Biden says

As police continue to clash with protesters on college campuses, President Joe Biden says the demonstrations must remain free of violence and hate speech.

5. 5th body recovered from Baltimore bridge collapse site


Baltimore Key Bridge collapse: Fifth victim's body recovered by divers

Divers have recovered the body of the fifth victim in the tragic Baltimore Key Bridge collapse.

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