We remember Grant Tinker, who died last month at 90. He founded MTM productions with his then-wife Mary Tyler Moore and produced her hit TV show. Later as chairman of NBC, Tinker oversaw the hit shows Cheers, Hill Street Blues and St. Elsewhere.
Arizona Federal Judicial Nominees Represent Diversity
Six nominees to the federal bench in Arizona had their long-awaited confirmation hearings this week. Among the group of potential new federal judges is Diane Humetewa, who would be the first American Indian woman on the federal bench. Paul Bender is a law professor at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. He said the nominees overall represent a diverse group.