Bill would change meaning of star on Arkansas state flag

One piece of legislation filed in Little Rock would change the symbolism of a star on the Arkansas state flag.

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2 armed, dangerous sought after shooting in Poplar Bluff

Police are trying to find Michael Fry and Michael Melvin for questioning regarding a shooting investigation. The subjects should be considered armed and dangerous.
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  Baby, babysitter hospitalized after man accidentally fires gun at WA house party

While the 1-year-old was in her babysitter’s care, deputies say the suspect accidentally fired another man’s gun, hitting the little girl in the leg and her babysitter in the pelvis.

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Missouri student on Columbia campus has active tuberculosis

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  No plan for Smollett to do follow-up police interview Monday

The trajectory of the investigation "shifted" after detectives questioned two brothers about the attack and released them late Friday without charges, police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said Saturday. He said police also reached out to Smollett's attorney to request another interview with him.

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Long jump title highlights Day 1 for Arkansas State at Sun Belt Indoor Championships

  West Memphis native shines in opening weekend for Diamond Hogs

Freshman Curtis Washington Jr. led off the 9th inning with his first hit as a Razorback. He later scored on a walkoff single.

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  Rector Lego team to compete in international tournament

One Region 8 team is heading to California this May to compete in an international competition.
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California, 15 other states file legal challenge against Trump’s emergency declaration

The suit was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, in San Francisco.

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