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Newslog for 10/21/19


By Gulsen Ozdemir


-Phoenix Man Arrested-

A 33-year-old man has been arrested after pleading guilty to abusing his children. On October 18, police received a call regarding an assault between Timothy Lionell James Jr. and a woman outside a complex. After the investigation, police found out that James was an abusive father to his children as well, and made them bleed due to beating. He’ll face multiple charges in the upcoming days.
(Source: abc15.com, Date: October 21, 2019, Photo Courtesy: abc15.com)

-Meteor Shower Tonight-

You have a good reason to look up to the skies tonight! The American Meteor Society has said that remnants from Halley’s Comet, known as the meteor shower, are expected to be visible between midnight and dawn. Take your seat at your desired location with a cup of hot chocolate and enjoy!
(Source: abc15.com, Date: October 21, 2019, Photo Courtesy: Getty Images, and NASA)

-Chinese Man Arrested in Phoenix-

39-Year-old Tao Li has been sentenced to 40 months of prison after getting caught while he was trying to obtain classified information about the U.S. military and space. Li also tried reaching other significant information about the U.S. government between December 2016 and January 2018, but failed to do so. In 2018, he was also arrested at Los Angeles International Airport while trying to meet one of the undercover agents who had promised him on helping obtain the documents.
(Source: bizjournals.com, Date: October 21, 2019, Photo Courtesy: arizonadailyindependent.com)


-UPDATE: Missing World War 2 Plane-

The Apache Tribe and the man who crashed his plane in the Fort Apache Indian Reservation have come to an agreement for a search of the missing plane. The tribe will now allow for a professional team to locate the missing aircraft. Last week, The Apache Tribe warned people who wanted to come and search for the crashed plane in the Fort Apache Indian Reservation. The statement came from the tribe after a $30,000 reward was offered to public by the owner to help him find the missing World War II plane that crashed in the area in 2018.
(Source: azcentral.com, Date: October 18, 2019. Photo Courtesy: Trudy Balcom The Independent, wmicentral.com)

-Teenager to Plead Guilty for Murder-

16-Year-old teenager who killed a women in Concho two years ago will plead guilty on November 4 in the Apache County Superior Court. Joshua Cade Richardson killed 54 year-old TerriLynne Collins in 2017 at her home. Richardson’s husband Ernest Collins Jr. said that she was shot in the forehead at the time.
(Source: wmicentral.com, Date: October 18, 2019, Photo Courtesy: wmicentral.com)


  • First African American, John H. Conyers is admitted to the U.S. Naval Academy, 1872
  • Thomas Edison demonstrates his electic lamp for the first time, 1879
  • Ernest Hemingway’s For Whom The Bell Tolls is published, 1940
  • The Guggenheim Museum in New York opens, 1959
  • Bob Dylan records his first album, 1961


Got moves like Jagger? Arizona State Fair is holding its Dance Championship on October 26. Genres vary from Hip-hop to ballroom. Winner gets $500! For more information go to azstatefair.com/dance.


By Bill McGuire

ARIZONA CARDINALS: Kyler Murray (QB) moved up in the ranks of the NFL. Just outside of the top 10, at #11. Averaging 252.6 yards per game and completing 64.5% of his passes, along with his season’s other stats gives him a rating of 86.8. The Cardinals have won three straight games and each of those weeks Kyler has moved up in the NFL Rankings. To put it in perspective Tom Brady is at #13, Carson Wentz #17, Jimmy Garoppolo #24, Cam Newton #32. How long and how far do you think the Arizona Cardinals can go? Play-offs? Do you think Kyler Murray can break the top ten and how long will he be in the top ten? What’s your take on Kyler Murray from week 1 opinion till now going into week #8? At least the Cardinals are exciting to watch from week to week. “You should be” said one group of Cincinnati Bengals fans. Also, Miami Dolphins fan said, “We can’t even win one for the flipper” Let us know how you feel about the Cardinals.