It's the countdown of the 10 most interesting stories of the day. From serious to silly, our WIBC reporters and Abdul Hakim-Shabazz will dig into what Indianapolis is talking about.
How is the list determined? With help from state of the art software, what’s trending in social media and their own news judgment, they will comb all corners of the internet finding the stories that people are interested in.
Abdul-Hakim Shabazz has been covering and writing about state and local government in Indiana since 2004. Overall, he has more than 20 years of experience in writing and talking about the issues that affect real people. He goes beyond the headlines and tells you not only what’s happening, but why it’s happening.
Abdul earned his degree in broadcasting and journalism at Northern Illinois University. He has a Master’s Degree in Public Affairs from the University of Illinois and a law degree from St. Louis University. He serves as “Of Counsel” at the Indianapolis law firm of Lewis & Wilkins.
But wait there’s more. Abdul is an educator. He serves on the faculty at both Ivy Tech Community College and the University of Indianapolis. He teaches speech for Ivy Tech and business law at UIndy’s MBA program.