Arizonans sound off as U.S. Supreme Court led arguments over abortion case

A United States Supreme Court hearing involving the right to an abortion brought out hundreds of pro-life and pro-choice protesters, and in Arizona, there is no shortage of opinions over the issue of abortion. Some believe should the U.S. Supreme Court roll back Roe v. Wade with a ruling, abortion could be banned outright in a number of U.S. states.

Downtown Phoenix New Year's Eve Block Party set for Dec. 31

The biggest New Year's Eve celebration in downtown Phoenix is back. A block party will be held Dec. 31 at Margaret T. Hance Park near Central and Portland. The annual event was put on hold last year because of the coronavirus pandemic. The new location will be entirely outdoors and there will be three stages of music, as well as fireworks and food trucks.

PD: Man shot, killed near downtown Phoenix

“Officers located an adult male with an apparent gunshot wound, who was transported to a local hospital and later pronounced deceased,” Sgt. Andy Williams said.