By Stephen Lemons
Obamarama edges out Old Man McCain in town hall, claims CNN poll. U.S. retirement funds fall by 20 percent. Local Dems fault County Board of Supervisors for jail accreditation loss. Federal judge tosses New Times suit against Candy Thomas. Chief Gascon says crime's down in Mesa. Big Stat expected back on Suns' court soon. Sun Devils-Trojans battle features backup QBs. House Democrat's kid responsible for hacking Sarah Palin's e-mail, allegedly. High tech chips protect Sand Land saguaros. Espresso Pundit blogs on Trib's self-evisceration. Tempe armored car guard held up in broad daylight. And Nick Nolte dives from window to save self from house fire.