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  • Woman rescued from flood waters in Paragould

    Woman rescued from flood waters in Paragould

    Friday, August 17 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:06:45 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 4:50 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:50:34 GMT
    Woman rescued from flood waters in Paragould  (Source: AP Graphics Bank)Woman rescued from flood waters in Paragould (Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    According to a storm report from the National Weather Service, a woman had to be rescued on South 5th street in Paragould due to flash flooding.

    According to a storm report from the National Weather Service, a woman had to be rescued on South 5th street in Paragould due to flash flooding.

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    Crews work to restore power across Region 8

    Crews work to restore power across Region 8

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-08-16 05:30:16 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:07 AM EDT2018-08-16 09:07:41 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    More than 600 homes lost power early Thursday morning after storms move through Craighead and Lawrence counties.

    More than 600 homes lost power early Thursday morning after storms move through Craighead and Lawrence counties.

  • Kroger rolls out driverless cars for grocery deliveries

    Kroger rolls out driverless cars for grocery deliveries

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:25 AM EDT2018-08-16 12:25:18 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:15 AM EDT2018-08-17 10:15:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File). FILE- This June 15, 2017, file photo shows bagged purchases from the Kroger grocery store in Flowood, Miss. Kroger Co. has chosen a Phoenix suburb as the launching pad for delivering groceries to doorsteps using drive...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File). FILE- This June 15, 2017, file photo shows bagged purchases from the Kroger grocery store in Flowood, Miss. Kroger Co. has chosen a Phoenix suburb as the launching pad for delivering groceries to doorsteps using drive...
    Kroger initiates testing of driverless grocery deliveries in Arizona.
    Kroger initiates testing of driverless grocery deliveries in Arizona.
  • Memorial created at Aretha Franklin's Memphis home upon her death

    Memorial created at Aretha Franklin's Memphis home upon her death

    Friday, August 17 2018 6:10 AM EDT2018-08-17 10:10:22 GMT
    Aretha Franklin (left) Messages written on her childhood home (right) (Source: WMC Action News 5)Aretha Franklin (left) Messages written on her childhood home (right) (Source: WMC Action News 5)

    She sang about respect, and she earned it. Aretha Franklin was born in Memphis, Tennessee, on March 25, 1942.

    She sang about respect, and she earned it. Aretha Franklin was born in Memphis, Tennessee, on March 25, 1942.

  • Solar farm will lead to lower power bills, supporters say

    Solar farm will lead to lower power bills, supporters say

    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:09 PM EDT2018-08-17 02:09:47 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:29 PM EDT2018-08-17 02:29:32 GMT
    Craighead Electric partnered with Today's Power to build solar farm. (Source: KAIT-TV)Craighead Electric partnered with Today's Power to build solar farm. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Craighead Electric partnered with Today's Power to build solar farm. (Source: KAIT-TV)Craighead Electric partnered with Today's Power to build solar farm. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    Craighead Electric Cooperative Corporation partnered with Today's Power to build a 1-megawatt solar array.

    Craighead Electric Cooperative Corporation partnered with Today's Power to build a 1-megawatt solar array.

  • Report: Nearly 13,000 residents not meeting Medicaid work requirements

    Report: Nearly 13,000 residents not meeting Medicaid work requirements

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-08-16 23:02:33 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-08-17 01:07:33 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The number of people who have not met work requirements under the state's Medicaid law nearly doubled from the same time in June, with officials telling a Little Rock television station that the goal is to continue building on the requirement. 

    The number of people who have not met work requirements under the state's Medicaid law nearly doubled from the same time in June, with officials telling a Little Rock television station that the goal is to continue building on the requirement. 

  • CDC monitoring measles cases in Arkansas, Missouri

    CDC monitoring measles cases in Arkansas, Missouri

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:34:27 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-08-17 01:02:12 GMT
    Skin of a patient 3 days after measles infection. (Source: Centers for Disease Control)Skin of a patient 3 days after measles infection. (Source: Centers for Disease Control)

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is monitoring a measles outbreak in Arkansas, Missouri, and 19 other states.

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is monitoring a measles outbreak in Arkansas, Missouri, and 19 other states.

  • Hepatitis A vaccines different if exposed to virus

    Hepatitis A vaccines different if exposed to virus

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:48 PM EDT2018-08-16 23:48:50 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:56 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:56:49 GMT
    Hepatitis A clinics are giving shots to those who might have been exposed to the virus (Source: KAIT)Hepatitis A clinics are giving shots to those who might have been exposed to the virus (Source: KAIT)

    Hep-A shots given at vaccination clinics are different than typical Hep-A prevention shots. 

    Hep-A shots given at vaccination clinics are different than typical Hep-A prevention shots. 

  • Man arrested in rape case

    Man arrested in rape case

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:25:56 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:56 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:56:22 GMT
    Michael Lee (Source: White County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Michael Lee (Source: White County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)
    Michael Lee (Source: White County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Michael Lee (Source: White County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    A White County man has been arrested on suspicion of rape after an investigation by Searcy police. 

    A White County man has been arrested on suspicion of rape after an investigation by Searcy police. 

  • Four arrested in Searcy rape, kidnapping case

    Four arrested in Searcy rape, kidnapping case

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:29 PM EDT2018-08-16 23:29:26 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:55 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:55:04 GMT
    Tyrone Harris (Source: White County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Tyrone Harris (Source: White County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)
    Tyrone Harris (Source: White County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Tyrone Harris (Source: White County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    Tyrone Harris of Searcy was arrested by Searcy police in connection with both cases. Police also arrested Quiwana Shaw, Jamie Swan and Kassandra Raines-Carlos after an investigation. 

    Tyrone Harris of Searcy was arrested by Searcy police in connection with both cases. Police also arrested Quiwana Shaw, Jamie Swan and Kassandra Raines-Carlos after an investigation. 

  • breaking

    Corning area having problems with 911

    Corning area having problems with 911

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:33:11 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:36 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:36:50 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    According to a post on the Clay County Sheriff's Department Facebook page, residents in the Corning area are being asked to call the Clay County Sheriff's Department at 870-598-2270 if there is an emergency instead of calling 911 due to telephone difficulties. 

    According to a post on the Clay County Sheriff's Department Facebook page, residents in the Corning area are being asked to call the Clay County Sheriff's Department at 870-598-2270 if there is an emergency instead of calling 911 due to telephone difficulties. 

  • A Better Region 8: Mr. KAIT

    A Better Region 8: Mr. KAIT

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-08-16 22:52:24 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:23 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:23:39 GMT
    A Better Region 8 (Source: KAIT)A Better Region 8 (Source: KAIT)
    A Better Region 8 (Source: KAIT)A Better Region 8 (Source: KAIT)

    All of us at KAIT would like to take a moment and congratulate one of our own.

    All of us at KAIT would like to take a moment and congratulate one of our own.

  • Forecast

    Ryan's Thursday PM Forecast

    Ryan's Thursday PM Forecast

  • Satanic Temple unveils Baphomet statue at Arkansas Capitol

    Satanic Temple unveils Baphomet statue at Arkansas Capitol

    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-08-16 21:50:37 GMT
    (Source: KARK)(Source: KARK)

    The Satanic Temple has unveiled its statue of a goat-headed, winged creature called Baphomet during a rally at the Arkansas State Capitol to protest a Ten Commandments monument already on the Capitol grounds.

    The Satanic Temple has unveiled its statue of a goat-headed, winged creature called Baphomet during a rally at the Arkansas State Capitol to protest a Ten Commandments monument already on the Capitol grounds.

  • Medicare enrollment day helps save money

    Medicare enrollment day helps save money

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-08-16 16:56:15 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:30:05 GMT
    The UAMS Center on Aging- Northeast held a Medicare enrollment day Thursday (source: KAIT)The UAMS Center on Aging- Northeast held a Medicare enrollment day Thursday (source: KAIT)

    The UAMS Center on Aging-Northeast held an enrollment day to help those who qualify for the Medicare Savings Program and  the Social Security Extra Help Benefit.

    The UAMS Center on Aging-Northeast held an enrollment day to help those who qualify for the Medicare Savings Program and  the Social Security Extra Help Benefit.

  • Mayor involved in minor crash

    Mayor involved in minor crash

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:39:43 GMT
    Mayor Harold Perrin (Source: KAIT)Mayor Harold Perrin (Source: KAIT)

    Jonesboro Mayor Harold Perrin was involved in a minor traffic crash Thursday afternoon on Red Wolf Blvd.  

    Jonesboro Mayor Harold Perrin was involved in a minor traffic crash Thursday afternoon on Red Wolf Blvd.  

  • Lack of cooperation from witness, victim stalls restaurant shooting investigation

    Lack of cooperation from witness, victim stalls restaurant shooting investigation

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:38:40 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:07:49 GMT
    Officers arriving on the scene of a reported shooting were meeting with a hectic scene. (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)Officers arriving on the scene of a reported shooting were meeting with a hectic scene. (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)
    Officers arriving on the scene of a reported shooting were meeting with a hectic scene. (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)Officers arriving on the scene of a reported shooting were meeting with a hectic scene. (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)

    A shooting investigation near Waffle House and Burger King in Jonesboro is now inactive because the victim and witnesses won't cooperate with police. 

    A shooting investigation near Waffle House and Burger King in Jonesboro is now inactive because the victim and witnesses won't cooperate with police. 

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    JFD rescue woman, dog from burning home

    JFD rescue woman, dog from burning home

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:22:53 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:56:25 GMT
    Jonesboro Fire Dept. responding to house fire on Drake Street. (Source: KAIT)Jonesboro Fire Dept. responding to house fire on Drake Street. (Source: KAIT)

    The Jonesboro Fire Department responded to a house fire on Drake Street with a woman trapped inside.

    The Jonesboro Fire Department responded to a house fire on Drake Street with a woman trapped inside.

  • Proposal to raise Arkansas minimum wage qualifies for ballot

    Proposal to raise Arkansas minimum wage qualifies for ballot

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:13:18 GMT

    A measure to gradually raise Arkansas' minimum wage to $11 an hour by 2021 has qualified for the November ballot.

    A measure to gradually raise Arkansas' minimum wage to $11 an hour by 2021 has qualified for the November ballot.

  • Dietician offers ways to create healthy, kid-friendly back-to-school lunches

    Dietician offers ways to create healthy, kid-friendly back-to-school lunches

    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:55 AM EDT2018-08-16 14:55:32 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:09:19 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    One dietitian showed how to pack a variety of healthy foods into one lunchbox for children.  

    One dietitian showed how to pack a variety of healthy foods into one lunchbox for children.  

  • Officer hurt after wind knocks over police helicopter

    Officer hurt after wind knocks over police helicopter

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:44:12 GMT
    Little Rock Police Department helicopter crash (Source: LRPD Facebook)Little Rock Police Department helicopter crash (Source: LRPD Facebook)
    Little Rock Police Department helicopter crash (Source: LRPD Facebook)Little Rock Police Department helicopter crash (Source: LRPD Facebook)

    Authorities say one person was hurt when a powerful wind toppled a Little Rock Police Department helicopter during a test run.

    Authorities say one person was hurt when a powerful wind toppled a Little Rock Police Department helicopter during a test run.

  • Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer

    Jury awards $289M to man who blames Roundup for cancer

    Saturday, August 11 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-08-11 06:10:04 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:02 PM EDT2018-08-16 17:02:22 GMT
    (Josh Edelson/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July, 9, 2018, file photo, plaintiff DeWayne Johnson looks up during a brief break as the Monsanto trial in San Francisco. Monsanto is being accused of hiding the dangers of its popular Roundup pro...(Josh Edelson/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this July, 9, 2018, file photo, plaintiff DeWayne Johnson looks up during a brief break as the Monsanto trial in San Francisco. Monsanto is being accused of hiding the dangers of its popular Roundup pro...

    Lawyers say a jury's $289 million award to a California man who claims Monsanto's Roundup weed killer gave him cancer may open the floodgates for legions of people suffering because of the agribusiness giant.

    Lawyers say a jury's $289 million award to a California man who claims Monsanto's Roundup weed killer gave him cancer may open the floodgates for legions of people suffering because of the agribusiness giant.

  • breaking

    Abduction/rape suspect appears in court, bond set

    Abduction/rape suspect appears in court, bond set

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:41 PM EDT2018-08-16 16:41:11 GMT

    A man accused of abducting and raping a Greene County woman earlier this week is being held on a $1 million cash-only bond.

    A man accused of abducting and raping a Greene County woman earlier this week is being held on a $1 million cash-only bond.

  • Police find bear near UCA campus, and it wasn't the mascot

    Police find bear near UCA campus, and it wasn't the mascot

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:04 PM EDT2018-08-16 16:04:36 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-08-16 16:21:47 GMT
    Some of the officers involved in capturing the bear. (Source: Conway Police Dept via Facebook)Some of the officers involved in capturing the bear. (Source: Conway Police Dept via Facebook)
    Some of the officers involved in capturing the bear. (Source: Conway Police Dept via Facebook)Some of the officers involved in capturing the bear. (Source: Conway Police Dept via Facebook)

    Considering that the University of Central Arkansas mascot is a bear, it was only natural that one should be found less than a mile from campus.

    Considering that the University of Central Arkansas mascot is a bear, it was only natural that one should be found less than a mile from campus.

  • 3D prints improving accuracy of spinal surgery

    3D prints improving accuracy of spinal surgery

    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:53 AM EDT2018-08-16 13:53:56 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:58 AM EDT2018-08-16 14:58:05 GMT
    Surgeons are increasing their accuracy rate to 99% versus 95 or 96. (Source: NBC)Surgeons are increasing their accuracy rate to 99% versus 95 or 96. (Source: NBC)
    Surgeons are increasing their accuracy rate to 99% versus 95 or 96. (Source: NBC)Surgeons are increasing their accuracy rate to 99% versus 95 or 96. (Source: NBC)

    New technology at one Michigan hospital allows doctors to actually see the spine before cutting the patient open.

    New technology at one Michigan hospital allows doctors to actually see the spine before cutting the patient open.

  • Satanic Temple to protest monument on state capitol grounds

    Satanic Temple to protest monument on state capitol grounds

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-08-16 12:09:09 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-08-16 14:51:30 GMT
    the group plans to display its statue of Baphomet, a horned figure associated with Satanism, at the rally. (Source: KARK)the group plans to display its statue of Baphomet, a horned figure associated with Satanism, at the rally. (Source: KARK)
    Satanic temple to protest monument in Little Rock (Source: KARK)Satanic temple to protest monument in Little Rock (Source: KARK)

    Leaders with the Satanic Temple will hold a rally at the Arkansas State Capitol Wednesday over the 10 Commandments monument.

    Leaders with the Satanic Temple will hold a rally at the Arkansas State Capitol Wednesday over the 10 Commandments monument.

  • Fleeing suspect reports fake active shooter to avoid arrest

    Fleeing suspect reports fake active shooter to avoid arrest

    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:54 AM EDT2018-08-16 13:54:09 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Authorities say a suspect in an eastern Missouri burglary called a hospital to report an active shooter to create a diversion as he fled from police.

    Authorities say a suspect in an eastern Missouri burglary called a hospital to report an active shooter to create a diversion as he fled from police.

  • Mom 'depressed' before driving into Kansas River with kids

    Mom 'depressed' before driving into Kansas River with kids

    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:54 AM EDT2018-08-16 13:54:02 GMT
    Scharron Dingledine (Source: Douglas Co. Sheriff's Office)Scharron Dingledine (Source: Douglas Co. Sheriff's Office)
    Scharron Dingledine (Source: Douglas Co. Sheriff's Office)Scharron Dingledine (Source: Douglas Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A Missouri woman who's charged with killing her 5-year-old daughter and critically injuring her 1-year-old son by intentionally driving into the Kansas River told authorities she wanted to die and didn't...

    A Missouri woman who's charged with killing her 5-year-old daughter and critically injuring her 1-year-old son by intentionally driving into the Kansas River told authorities she wanted to die and didn't want...

  • Pot taxes pick up in California but still far off target

    Pot taxes pick up in California but still far off target

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:14 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:14:01 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:37 AM EDT2018-08-16 13:37:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). File - In this May 19, 2018 file photo tourists Randy Wilkie and Keya Cole from Buffalo, New York, check out the offerings of cannabis at one of the MedMen cannabis dispensaries in Los Angeles, prior to boarding the Gree...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). File - In this May 19, 2018 file photo tourists Randy Wilkie and Keya Cole from Buffalo, New York, check out the offerings of cannabis at one of the MedMen cannabis dispensaries in Los Angeles, prior to boarding the Gree...
    When it comes to the taxman, California's legal pot market is getting a sluggish start.
    When it comes to the taxman, California's legal pot market is getting a sluggish start.
  • Plane narrowly misses van crossing runway for barbecue

    Plane narrowly misses van crossing runway for barbecue

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:04 AM EDT2018-08-16 11:04:03 GMT
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)

    A jetliner taking off narrowly missed hitting an airport van that crossed a runway to go to an employee barbecue.

    A jetliner taking off narrowly missed hitting an airport van that crossed a runway to go to an employee barbecue.

  • Measles outbreak hits 21 states

    Measles outbreak hits 21 states

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:52 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:52:25 GMT

    At its current pace, the 2018 measles outbreak could be the worst since 2014.

    At its current pace, the 2018 measles outbreak could be the worst since 2014.

  • Thousands remember Elvis on 41st anniversary of death

    Thousands remember Elvis on 41st anniversary of death

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:37:34 GMT
    Crowds gather at Graceland on Aug. 15, 2018 (Source: WMC Action News 5)Crowds gather at Graceland on Aug. 15, 2018 (Source: WMC Action News 5)

    Fans from all around the world gathered to pay their respects to the King of Rock and Roll as they observed the 41st anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death. 

    Fans from all around the world gathered to pay their respects to the King of Rock and Roll as they observed the 41st anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death. 

  • Girl gets hold of mom's Amazon account, goes on epic Barbie shopping spree

    Girl gets hold of mom's Amazon account, goes on epic Barbie shopping spree

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:44 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:44:25 GMT

    A little girl in Utah ordered “close to $400 worth of stuff” on her mom’s Amazon account.

    A little girl in Utah ordered “close to $400 worth of stuff” on her mom’s Amazon account.

  • Teen accused of killing 7-year-old nephew after he lay on her bed

    Teen accused of killing 7-year-old nephew after he lay on her bed

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:26:18 GMT
    The suspect is accused of putting her hand over 7-year-old Jordan Vong's mouth and plugging his nose until he stopped moving after pushing him off the bed. (Source: KMGH/Family photos/CNN)The suspect is accused of putting her hand over 7-year-old Jordan Vong's mouth and plugging his nose until he stopped moving after pushing him off the bed. (Source: KMGH/Family photos/CNN)

    The 16-year-old is accused of putting her hand over the boy’s mouth and plugging his nose until he stopped moving after pushing him off the bed.

    The 16-year-old is accused of putting her hand over the boy’s mouth and plugging his nose until he stopped moving after pushing him off the bed.

  • Italy hunts for blame in bridge collapse that killed 39

    Italy hunts for blame in bridge collapse that killed 39

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-08-15 07:26:11 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:07 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:07:57 GMT
    (Vigili Del Fuoco via AP). In this photo released by the Italian firefighters, rescue teams work among the rubble of the collapsed Morando highway bridge in Genoa, northern Italy, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. A bridge on a main highway linking Italy with Fr...(Vigili Del Fuoco via AP). In this photo released by the Italian firefighters, rescue teams work among the rubble of the collapsed Morando highway bridge in Genoa, northern Italy, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. A bridge on a main highway linking Italy with Fr...

    Rescue and recovery efforts continued through the night into the morning in Italy following the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa, while authorities raised the death toll to 35 with three missing.

    Rescue and recovery efforts continued through the night into the morning in Italy following the collapse of a highway bridge in Genoa, while authorities raised the death toll to 35 with three missing.

  • Trump yanks ex-CIA chief's clearance, hitting vocal critic

    Trump yanks ex-CIA chief's clearance, hitting vocal critic

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:55:03 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:52:58 GMT
    President Donald Trump is revoking the security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan. (Source: J. Scott Applewhite/AP)President Donald Trump is revoking the security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan. (Source: J. Scott Applewhite/AP)

    President Donald Trump is revoking the security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan.

    President Donald Trump is revoking the security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan.

  • Bishops accused of brushing off sexual abuse complaints

    Bishops accused of brushing off sexual abuse complaints

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:30:57 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:03:30 GMT
    Top church officials have mostly been protected and many, including some named in the report, have been promoted, the grand jury said, concluding that "it is too early to close the book on the Catholic Church sex scandal." (Source: KDKA/CNN)Top church officials have mostly been protected and many, including some named in the report, have been promoted, the grand jury said, concluding that "it is too early to close the book on the Catholic Church sex scandal." (Source: KDKA/CNN)

    A grand jury report reveals hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children _ and possibly many more _ since the 1940s.

    A grand jury report reveals hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children _ and possibly many more _ since the 1940s.

  • Security consultant recommends Beale Street cover charge, other safety measures

    Security consultant recommends Beale Street cover charge, other safety measures

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-08-16 03:10:22 GMT
    (Source: WMC Action News 5)(Source: WMC Action News 5)

    Charging people to get on Beale Street has been contentious since its inception, and it appears the discussions are not over because that is part of the report. 

    Charging people to get on Beale Street has been contentious since its inception, and it appears the discussions are not over because that is part of the report. 

  • Kennett, MO warehouse fire considered a total loss

    Kennett, MO warehouse fire considered a total loss

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:27:59 GMT
    The warehouse is where Bullock Furniture stores all of their inventory (Source: Don Frazier, KFVS)The warehouse is where Bullock Furniture stores all of their inventory (Source: Don Frazier, KFVS)

    Crews responded to a structure fire in Kennett, Missouri on Wednesday, August 15. 

    Crews responded to a structure fire in Kennett, Missouri on Wednesday, August 15. 

  • Poplar Bluff Animal Control identifies owner of 8 puppies left in box

    Poplar Bluff Animal Control identifies owner of 8 puppies left in box

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:26 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:26:52 GMT
    Daryl Scarlet was being held pending formal charges (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)Daryl Scarlet was being held pending formal charges (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)

    Animal Control officers in Poplar Bluff, Missouri said they are looking for the owners of eight puppies left in a box. 

    Animal Control officers in Poplar Bluff, Missouri said they are looking for the owners of eight puppies left in a box. 

  • Main Street Paragould encourages all downtown business owners, employees to get vaccinated

    Main Street Paragould encourages all downtown business owners, employees to get vaccinated

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:06 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:06:52 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:17 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:17:04 GMT
    Main Street Paragould encourages all downtown businesses to get vaccinated. (Source: KAIT-TV)Main Street Paragould encourages all downtown businesses to get vaccinated. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Main Street Paragould encourages all downtown businesses to get vaccinated. (Source: KAIT-TV)Main Street Paragould encourages all downtown businesses to get vaccinated. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    Main Street Paragould is encouraging all downtown business owners and employees to do the same.

    Main Street Paragould is encouraging all downtown business owners and employees to do the same.

  • Downtown restaurants seeing business increase in light of Hepatitis A scare

    Downtown restaurants seeing business increase in light of Hepatitis A scare

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:58 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:58:38 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:15:39 GMT
    Local businesses seeing increase in customers, even after Hep A scares. (Source: KAIT-TV)Local businesses seeing increase in customers, even after Hep A scares. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Local businesses seeing increase in customers, even after Hep A scares. (Source: KAIT-TV)Local businesses seeing increase in customers, even after Hep A scares. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    After speaking to several local business owners, Jarrett said for some there has been no change and for others business has even increased.

    After speaking to several local business owners, Jarrett said for some there has been no change and for others business has even increased.

  • Highway work to lead to lane closures in Jonesboro

    Highway work to lead to lane closures in Jonesboro

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:40:42 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:36 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:36:22 GMT
    (Source: ARDOT via Twitter)(Source: ARDOT via Twitter)
    (Source: ARDOT via Twitter)(Source: ARDOT via Twitter)

    Highway crews will be spending the next three weeks doing construction work on East Nettleton Avenue, with temporary lane closures in the area, according to the Arkansas Department of Transportation. 

    Highway crews will be spending the next three weeks doing construction work on East Nettleton Avenue, with temporary lane closures in the area, according to the Arkansas Department of Transportation. 

  • Walmart Supercenter remodeled, to offer online grocery pickup

    Walmart Supercenter remodeled, to offer online grocery pickup

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:51:35 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:34 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:34:56 GMT
    The Walmart on East Highland Drive in Jonesboro has been remodeled, with the store offering online grocery shopping. (Source: KAIT-TV)The Walmart on East Highland Drive in Jonesboro has been remodeled, with the store offering online grocery shopping. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    The Walmart on East Highland Drive in Jonesboro has been remodeled, with the store offering online grocery shopping. (Source: KAIT-TV)The Walmart on East Highland Drive in Jonesboro has been remodeled, with the store offering online grocery shopping. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    A longtime business in Jonesboro has undergone remodeling and will unveil some changes later this week. 

    A longtime business in Jonesboro has undergone remodeling and will unveil some changes later this week. 

  • Mentor, co-worker and friend celebrates 50 years at KAIT

    Mentor, co-worker and friend celebrates 50 years at KAIT

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:51 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:51:16 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:31 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:31:30 GMT
    Ronnie Weston works every year on the UCP Telethon set. (Source: KAIT-TV)Ronnie Weston works every year on the UCP Telethon set. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Ronnie Weston works every year on the UCP Telethon set. (Source: KAIT-TV)Ronnie Weston works every year on the UCP Telethon set. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    Ronnie Weston isn’t in front of the camera much; but he is a huge part of everything we do.

    Ronnie Weston isn’t in front of the camera much; but he is a huge part of everything we do.

  • School staff take human trafficking class ahead of new year

    School staff take human trafficking class ahead of new year

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:31:48 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:27 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:27:40 GMT
    Debbie Smith, superintendent, said administrators worked the entire summer making security changes. (Source: KAIT)Debbie Smith, superintendent, said administrators worked the entire summer making security changes. (Source: KAIT)

    The Paragould School District is one of many schools that amped up on security over summer break.

    The Paragould School District is one of many schools that amped up on security over summer break.

  • School works to prepare students for future by "Beating the Odds"

    School works to prepare students for future by "Beating the Odds"

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:30 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:30:28 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:19 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:19:19 GMT
    Cave City Middle School was awarded the "Beating the Odds" OEP award (Source: Cave City School District)Cave City Middle School was awarded the "Beating the Odds" OEP award (Source: Cave City School District)
    Cave City Middle School was awarded the "Beating the Odds" OEP award (Source: Cave City School District)Cave City Middle School was awarded the "Beating the Odds" OEP award (Source: Cave City School District)

    Cave City Middle School was awarded by the Office for Education Policy for their high growth on the annual ACT Aspire test.

    Cave City Middle School was awarded by the Office for Education Policy for their high growth on the annual ACT Aspire test.

  • Animal shelter uses costumes to boost pet adoptions

    Animal shelter uses costumes to boost pet adoptions

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:57:36 GMT
    Stacy and one of their adoptable cats dress up for Shark Week (Source: West Memphis Animal Shelter)Stacy and one of their adoptable cats dress up for Shark Week (Source: West Memphis Animal Shelter)

    The West Memphis Animal Shelter is using an unconventional way to highlight their adoptable pets. 

    The West Memphis Animal Shelter is using an unconventional way to highlight their adoptable pets. 

  • Pro-casino group raises $1M in July for Arkansas proposal

    Pro-casino group raises $1M in July for Arkansas proposal

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:50:14 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    An organization working to legalize casinos in Arkansas says it raised more than $1 million last month from two American Indian tribes in neighboring Oklahoma.

    An organization working to legalize casinos in Arkansas says it raised more than $1 million last month from two American Indian tribes in neighboring Oklahoma.

  • Sheriff: Man hid in back seat of woman's car, abducted and sexually assaulted her

    Sheriff: Man hid in back seat of woman's car, abducted and sexually assaulted her

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:21:25 GMT
    Greene Co Sheriff's Office searching for sexual assault suspect (Source: KAIT)Greene Co Sheriff's Office searching for sexual assault suspect (Source: KAIT)

    The Greene County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in connection with the abduction and sexual assault of a woman Monday. 

    The Greene County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in connection with the abduction and sexual assault of a woman Monday. 

  • Breakfast foods marketed to children contain cancer-causing weed killer, study says

    Breakfast foods marketed to children contain cancer-causing weed killer, study says

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:20:00 GMT
    EWG determined; Quaker Old-Fashioned Oats, Cheerios, Quaker Dinosaur Egg Instant Oats, Great Value Instant Oats, and Back to Nature Classic Granola Clusters all had excessive levels of Glyphosate, according to its study. (Source: Pixabay)EWG determined; Quaker Old-Fashioned Oats, Cheerios, Quaker Dinosaur Egg Instant Oats, Great Value Instant Oats, and Back to Nature Classic Granola Clusters all had excessive levels of Glyphosate, according to its study. (Source: Pixabay)

    EWG determined; Quaker Old-Fashioned Oats, Cheerios, Quaker Dinosaur Egg Instant Oats, Great Value Instant Oats, and Back to Nature Classic Granola Clusters all had excessive levels of Glyphosate, according to its study.

    EWG determined; Quaker Old-Fashioned Oats, Cheerios, Quaker Dinosaur Egg Instant Oats, Great Value Instant Oats, and Back to Nature Classic Granola Clusters all had excessive levels of Glyphosate, according to its study.

  • Man accused of kidnapping infant in Arkansas arrested

    Man accused of kidnapping infant in Arkansas arrested

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 2:59 AM EDT2018-08-14 06:59:19 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:02 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:02:47 GMT

    Authorities in Arkansas say they've apprehended a man who they say kidnapped his infant child and fled after attacking the baby's mother.

    Authorities in Arkansas say they've apprehended a man who they say kidnapped his infant child and fled after attacking the baby's mother.

  • Poplar Bluff police seeing increase in Heroin, Fentanyl overdoses

    Poplar Bluff police seeing increase in Heroin, Fentanyl overdoses

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:56:05 GMT
    Police are seeking an increase in drug overdoses (Source: KFVS)Police are seeking an increase in drug overdoses (Source: KFVS)
    Police are seeking an increase in drug overdoses (Source: KFVS)Police are seeking an increase in drug overdoses (Source: KFVS)

    The Poplar Bluff Police Department has seen a recent increase in overdose deaths due to suspected Heroin and Fentanyl, according to Police Chief Danny Whiteley.  

    The Poplar Bluff Police Department has seen a recent increase in overdose deaths due to suspected Heroin and Fentanyl, according to Police Chief Danny Whiteley.  

  • Proposal cuts caseload for Arkansas parole staff

    Proposal cuts caseload for Arkansas parole staff

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:55:06 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    A corrections official says Arkansas parole and probation officers' caseloads can be decreased by not counting offenders who are considered "inactive" or in jail for a few months.

    A corrections official says Arkansas parole and probation officers' caseloads can be decreased by not counting offenders who are considered "inactive" or in jail for a few months.

  • School employees donate time off for teacher with cancer

    School employees donate time off for teacher with cancer

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:40:14 GMT

    Robert Goodman didn’t have enough days off to go through cancer treatment.

    Robert Goodman didn’t have enough days off to go through cancer treatment.

  • No more Mondays for CO school district moving to 4-day week

    No more Mondays for CO school district moving to 4-day week

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:39 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:39:18 GMT

    The district, which serves 18,000 students in a large suburban area north of Denver, believes it will save as much as $1 million.

    The district, which serves 18,000 students in a large suburban area north of Denver, believes it will save as much as $1 million.

  • KAIT, Talk Business & Politics to host Governor’s debate

    KAIT, Talk Business & Politics to host Governor’s debate

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:22:57 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:29:29 GMT
    (Source: Talk Business & Politics)(Source: Talk Business & Politics)
    (Source: Talk Business & Politics)(Source: Talk Business & Politics)

    KAIT and Talk Business & Politics will host a gubernatorial debate on Sept. 10 that will feature Democratic nominee Jared Henderson and Libertarian nominee Mark West. Gov. Asa Hutchinson, R-Ark., was invited to participate in the debate, but declined the invitation.

    KAIT and Talk Business & Politics will host a gubernatorial debate on Sept. 10 that will feature Democratic nominee Jared Henderson and Libertarian nominee Mark West. Gov. Asa Hutchinson, R-Ark., was invited to participate in the debate, but declined the invitation.

  • Diabetic woman turns to Craigslist for costly insulin

    Diabetic woman turns to Craigslist for costly insulin

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-08-15 14:05:46 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:22:36 GMT
    Currently, insulin does not have a generic brand.  (Source: AP Graphics Bank)Currently, insulin does not have a generic brand. (Source: AP Graphics Bank)
    Currently, insulin does not have a generic brand.  (Source: AP Graphics Bank)Currently, insulin does not have a generic brand. (Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Insulin prices have tripled in recent years, forcing families to make drastic choices in order to get the lifesaving medicine.

    Insulin prices have tripled in recent years, forcing families to make drastic choices in order to get the lifesaving medicine.

  • Aerospace firm announces $50M expansion at Arkansas site

    Aerospace firm announces $50M expansion at Arkansas site

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 1:53 PM EDT2018-08-15 17:53:31 GMT
    AR-22 engine builty by Aerojet Rocketdyne during hot-fire testing at NASA Stennis. (Source: Aerojet Rocketdyne)AR-22 engine builty by Aerojet Rocketdyne during hot-fire testing at NASA Stennis. (Source: Aerojet Rocketdyne)
    AR-22 engine builty by Aerojet Rocketdyne during hot-fire testing at NASA Stennis. (Source: Aerojet Rocketdyne)AR-22 engine builty by Aerojet Rocketdyne during hot-fire testing at NASA Stennis. (Source: Aerojet Rocketdyne)

    An aerospace manufacturer has announced a $50 million expansion of its south Arkansas facility, a move that will add 140 new jobs to the site over the next three years.

    An aerospace manufacturer has announced a $50 million expansion of its south Arkansas facility, a move that will add 140 new jobs to the site over the next three years.

  • New jail ordinance to be on Sharp County ballot

    New jail ordinance to be on Sharp County ballot

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:02 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:02:49 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:57 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:57:27 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Sharp County residents will head to the polls in November to vote on a new jail ordinance.

    Sharp County residents will head to the polls in November to vote on a new jail ordinance.

  • St. Louis couple charged in drug overdose death of baby

    St. Louis couple charged in drug overdose death of baby

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 11:48 AM EDT2018-08-15 15:48:03 GMT
    Robert Hasenfratz (Source: St. Louis City Justice Center)Robert Hasenfratz (Source: St. Louis City Justice Center)
    Robert Hasenfratz (Source: St. Louis City Justice Center)Robert Hasenfratz (Source: St. Louis City Justice Center)

    A St. Louis couple has been charged in the drug overdose death of their 8-month-old daughter.

    A St. Louis couple has been charged in the drug overdose death of their 8-month-old daughter.

  • Businesses turn to self-defense, awareness training following woman's abduction

    Businesses turn to self-defense, awareness training following woman's abduction

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-08-15 02:42:31 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:57 AM EDT2018-08-15 12:57:53 GMT
    One business already looking into parking lot safety and awareness courses. (Source: KAIT-TV)One business already looking into parking lot safety and awareness courses. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    In the midst of the terrifying investigation in Greene County, some people are turning to self defense classes to learn how to protect themselves. 

    In the midst of the terrifying investigation in Greene County, some people are turning to self defense classes to learn how to protect themselves. 

  • Report: Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children

    Report: Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-08-14 04:05:36 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:25:53 GMT
    The Pennsylvania Judicial Center serves as an administrative headquarters for Pennsylvania’s courts which are administered by the Supreme Court. (Source: Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania)The Pennsylvania Judicial Center serves as an administrative headquarters for Pennsylvania’s courts which are administered by the Supreme Court. (Source: Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania)

    Court records in a monthslong legal fight over the report say it identifies more than 300 "predator priests" and that grand jurors accuse church leaders of brushing aside victims to protect abusers and church institutions.

    Court records in a monthslong legal fight over the report say it identifies more than 300 "predator priests" and that grand jurors accuse church leaders of brushing aside victims to protect abusers and church institutions.

  • Police: 1 person injured after subject shoots at car

    Police: 1 person injured after subject shoots at car

    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:51:54 GMT
    Tuesday, August 14 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-08-14 15:55:12 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Jonesboro police say a person suffered injuries Monday night when someone opened fire on their car.

    Jonesboro police say a person suffered injuries Monday night when someone opened fire on their car.

  • Slain Colorado mother painted rosy picture of married life

    Slain Colorado mother painted rosy picture of married life

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:14:36 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:41 AM EDT2018-08-17 10:41:32 GMT
    (The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts.  The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...(The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts. The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...

    Shanann Watts' Facebook page painted a portrait of a happy married life - of a woman dedicated to her husband and their two young children.

    Shanann Watts' Facebook page painted a portrait of a happy married life - of a woman dedicated to her husband and their two young children.

  • Questions mark first day of deliberations at Manafort trial

    Questions mark first day of deliberations at Manafort trial

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:38:45 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 6:13 AM EDT2018-08-17 10:13:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Television cameras are set up outside of federal court as jury deliberations are set to begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Television cameras are set up outside of federal court as jury deliberations are set to begin in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018.

    The jury in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has ended its first day of deliberations.

    The jury in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has ended its first day of deliberations.

  • US approves new generic competitor to EpiPen

    US approves new generic competitor to EpiPen

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-08-16 19:47:00 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 5:07 AM EDT2018-08-17 09:07:23 GMT
    The new generic version will be sold by Teva Pharmaceuticals. (Source: AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)The new generic version will be sold by Teva Pharmaceuticals. (Source: AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

    US officials approves new generic competitor for emergency allergy medication EpiPen.

    US officials approves new generic competitor for emergency allergy medication EpiPen.

  • Man threatens to kill CA woman's mom as part of elaborate phone scam

    Man threatens to kill CA woman's mom as part of elaborate phone scam

    Friday, August 17 2018 4:19 AM EDT2018-08-17 08:19:45 GMT

    An investigation is underway after a California woman said she paid $1,400 in a fake kidnapping scam.

    An investigation is underway after a California woman said she paid $1,400 in a fake kidnapping scam.

  • Detroit residents remember Aretha Franklin, impact on city

    Detroit residents remember Aretha Franklin, impact on city

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:17:11 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 3:45 AM EDT2018-08-17 07:45:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Paul Sancya). Daniel Sturgis pauses outside New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and...(AP Photo/Paul Sancya). Daniel Sturgis pauses outside New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and...

    Aretha Franklin was Detroit's favorite daughter, often singing at the church where her father once led and headlining charity functions for kids or the less fortunate.

    Aretha Franklin was Detroit's favorite daughter, often singing at the church where her father once led and headlining charity functions for kids or the less fortunate.

  • Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado

    Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:05:05 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:20:10 GMT
    The man's pregnant wife, 34-year-old Shanann Watts, and their two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste were reported missing Monday.The man's pregnant wife, 34-year-old Shanann Watts, and their two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste were reported missing Monday.

    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.

    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.

  • Call from pizzeria led NH police to find elderly woman's body in house

    Call from pizzeria led NH police to find elderly woman's body in house

    Friday, August 17 2018 1:58 AM EDT2018-08-17 05:58:10 GMT

    A pizza restaurant alerted authorities to a man exhibiting erratic behavior, leading police to discover his mother's dead body in his home.

    A pizza restaurant alerted authorities to a man exhibiting erratic behavior, leading police to discover his mother's dead body in his home.

  • California considers limiting broad 'felony murder' law

    California considers limiting broad 'felony murder' law

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:12 AM EDT2018-08-16 06:12:50 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:21:52 GMT
    (California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP). This Feb. 27, 2018 photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Brandon Hein, who was 18 when he and three other teenagers were charged in the 1995...(California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP). This Feb. 27, 2018 photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Brandon Hein, who was 18 when he and three other teenagers were charged in the 1995...
    California lawmakers are considering limiting the state's "felony murder" rule that holds accomplices to the same standard as if they had personally committed the crime.
    California lawmakers are considering limiting the state's "felony murder" rule that holds accomplices to the same standard as if they had personally committed the crime.
  • Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

    Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearance

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:50:48 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:19:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...

    Trump also threatened to yank the clearances of a handful of individuals, including former top intelligence and law enforcement officials, as well as a current member of the Justice Department.

    Trump also threatened to yank the clearances of a handful of individuals, including former top intelligence and law enforcement officials, as well as a current member of the Justice Department.

  • Pentagon delays Trump's military parade until at least 2019

    Pentagon delays Trump's military parade until at least 2019

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:16:40 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:14:31 GMT
    Military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)Military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

    A U.S. official says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump would cost about $92 million _ more than three times the maximum initial estimate.

    A U.S. official says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump would cost about $92 million _ more than three times the maximum initial estimate.

  • Mother whisks kids out of toy vehicle just before it bursts into flames

    Mother whisks kids out of toy vehicle just before it bursts into flames

    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:12 PM EDT2018-08-17 03:12:32 GMT

    The fire consumed a child's toy electric vehicle. Just moments before Michelle Kline’s two kids were in it.

    The fire consumed a child's toy electric vehicle. Just moments before Michelle Kline’s two kids were in it.

  • Trump team takes aim at Omarosa book, threatens legal action against publisher

    Trump team takes aim at Omarosa book, threatens legal action against publisher

    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:48 PM EDT2018-08-17 01:48:46 GMT

    Omarosa's book publisher, Simon and Schuster, says Trump and his lawyers do not have a "viable legal claim."

    Omarosa's book publisher, Simon and Schuster, says Trump and his lawyers do not have a "viable legal claim."

  • A-State offers parking app for students

    A-State offers parking app for students

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:40 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:40:30 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-08-17 01:05:21 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    Parking Services at Arkansas State University are offering students a parking mobile app to pay to park.

    Parking Services at Arkansas State University are offering students a parking mobile app to pay to park.

  • Recall for 'overheating, melting, exploding' Xtava hair dryers

    Recall for 'overheating, melting, exploding' Xtava hair dryers

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-08-16 22:52:57 GMT
    The recall announcement said there have been 193 reports of the dryers malfunctioning. (Source: Xtava)The recall announcement said there have been 193 reports of the dryers malfunctioning. (Source: Xtava)

    The recall announcement said there have been 193 reports of the dryers malfunctioning.

    The recall announcement said there have been 193 reports of the dryers malfunctioning.

  • Dexter, MO police raising money to bring back K-9 unit

    Dexter, MO police raising money to bring back K-9 unit

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:06 PM EDT2018-08-16 22:06:56 GMT
    The Dexter, Missouri Police Department is raising funds to bring back a K-9 unit. (Source: KFVS)The Dexter, Missouri Police Department is raising funds to bring back a K-9 unit. (Source: KFVS)

    The Dexter, Missouri Police Department is raising funds to bring back a K-9 unit.

    The Dexter, Missouri Police Department is raising funds to bring back a K-9 unit.

  • Program trains students how to treat gunshot wounds in case of a mass shooting

    Program trains students how to treat gunshot wounds in case of a mass shooting

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-08-16 20:16:18 GMT

    The program 'Stop the Bleed' teaches students how to stop the bleeding from gunshot wounds and other lifesaving techniques.

    The program 'Stop the Bleed' teaches students how to stop the bleeding from gunshot wounds and other lifesaving techniques.

  • Man accused of fatally stabbing ex's boyfriend during argument

    Man accused of fatally stabbing ex's boyfriend during argument

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:55:54 GMT

    The suspect and the mother of his children had been separated at least two years.

    The suspect and the mother of his children had been separated at least two years.

  • Missing hiker survives by eating bees

    Missing hiker survives by eating bees

    Thursday, August 16 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-08-16 18:31:01 GMT
    Matt Matheny's parents said he had no supplies when he got lost hiking around Mount St. Helens. One of the ways he survived the ordeal was by eating huckleberries and bees. (Source: Family/KATU/CNN)Matt Matheny's parents said he had no supplies when he got lost hiking around Mount St. Helens. One of the ways he survived the ordeal was by eating huckleberries and bees. (Source: Family/KATU/CNN)

    Matt Matheny's parents said he had no supplies when he got lost hiking around Mount St. Helens. One of the ways he survived the ordeal was by eating huckleberries and bees.

    Matt Matheny's parents said he had no supplies when he got lost hiking around Mount St. Helens. One of the ways he survived the ordeal was by eating huckleberries and bees.

  • Passengers off quarantined American flight in Nashville; Huckabee jokes it's 'Russians'

    Passengers off quarantined American flight in Nashville; Huckabee jokes it's 'Russians'

    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-08-16 13:23:29 GMT

    Passengers were held on board an American flight at Nashville International Airport while it was determined whether they had been exposed to illness. 

    Passengers were held on board an American flight at Nashville International Airport while it was determined whether they had been exposed to illness. 

  • Police save baby from hot car outside RI casino; mother arrested

    Police save baby from hot car outside RI casino; mother arrested

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-08-16 05:20:47 GMT
    Police say the mother told them she ran into the casino to grab her keys, but she was inside for more than an hour and a half. (Source: WJAR/CNN)Police say the mother told them she ran into the casino to grab her keys, but she was inside for more than an hour and a half. (Source: WJAR/CNN)

    Police say the mother told them she ran into the casino to grab her keys, but she was inside for more than an hour and a half.

    Police say the mother told them she ran into the casino to grab her keys, but she was inside for more than an hour and a half.

  • Power restored after outage leaves DC's Reagan National Airport in the dark

    Power restored after outage leaves DC's Reagan National Airport in the dark

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-08-16 05:03:55 GMT

    The cause of the blackout has not yet been established.

    The cause of the blackout has not yet been established.

  • Cable guy shoots suspected robber in Houston neighborhood

    Cable guy shoots suspected robber in Houston neighborhood

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:36 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:36:01 GMT

    An 18-year-old suspect was shot after he and another person tried to rob two cable repairmen in north Houston, police said.

    An 18-year-old suspect was shot after he and another person tried to rob two cable repairmen in north Houston, police said.

  • Family sues for $50 million over wrongful cremation

    Family sues for $50 million over wrongful cremation

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:06:53 GMT

    The lawsuit alleges the funeral home not only mistakenly cremated the body, but then tried to cover it up, and even gave the ashes to the wrong family.

    The lawsuit alleges the funeral home not only mistakenly cremated the body, but then tried to cover it up, and even gave the ashes to the wrong family.

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  • Solar farm will lead to lower power bills, supporters say

    Solar farm will lead to lower power bills, supporters say

    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:09 PM EDT2018-08-17 02:09:47 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 10:29 PM EDT2018-08-17 02:29:32 GMT
    Craighead Electric partnered with Today's Power to build solar farm. (Source: KAIT-TV)Craighead Electric partnered with Today's Power to build solar farm. (Source: KAIT-TV)
    Craighead Electric partnered with Today's Power to build solar farm. (Source: KAIT-TV)Craighead Electric partnered with Today's Power to build solar farm. (Source: KAIT-TV)

    Craighead Electric Cooperative Corporation partnered with Today's Power to build a 1-megawatt solar array.

    Craighead Electric Cooperative Corporation partnered with Today's Power to build a 1-megawatt solar array.

  • Report: Nearly 13,000 residents not meeting Medicaid work requirements

    Report: Nearly 13,000 residents not meeting Medicaid work requirements

    Thursday, August 16 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-08-16 23:02:33 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-08-17 01:07:33 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The number of people who have not met work requirements under the state's Medicaid law nearly doubled from the same time in June, with officials telling a Little Rock television station that the goal is to continue building on the requirement. 

    The number of people who have not met work requirements under the state's Medicaid law nearly doubled from the same time in June, with officials telling a Little Rock television station that the goal is to continue building on the requirement. 

  • A-State offers parking app for students

    A-State offers parking app for students

    Thursday, August 16 2018 8:40 PM EDT2018-08-17 00:40:30 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-08-17 01:05:21 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    Parking Services at Arkansas State University are offering students a parking mobile app to pay to park.

    Parking Services at Arkansas State University are offering students a parking mobile app to pay to park.

  • Missouri Headlines</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=147571" target="_top">More >></a>Missouri HeadlinesMore>>

  • Poplar Bluff Animal Control identifies owner of 8 puppies left in box

    Poplar Bluff Animal Control identifies owner of 8 puppies left in box

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:26 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:26:52 GMT
    Daryl Scarlet was being held pending formal charges (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)Daryl Scarlet was being held pending formal charges (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)

    Animal Control officers in Poplar Bluff, Missouri said they are looking for the owners of eight puppies left in a box. 

    Animal Control officers in Poplar Bluff, Missouri said they are looking for the owners of eight puppies left in a box. 

  • Poplar Bluff police seeing increase in Heroin, Fentanyl overdoses

    Poplar Bluff police seeing increase in Heroin, Fentanyl overdoses

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:56:05 GMT
    Police are seeking an increase in drug overdoses (Source: KFVS)Police are seeking an increase in drug overdoses (Source: KFVS)
    Police are seeking an increase in drug overdoses (Source: KFVS)Police are seeking an increase in drug overdoses (Source: KFVS)

    The Poplar Bluff Police Department has seen a recent increase in overdose deaths due to suspected Heroin and Fentanyl, according to Police Chief Danny Whiteley.  

    The Poplar Bluff Police Department has seen a recent increase in overdose deaths due to suspected Heroin and Fentanyl, according to Police Chief Danny Whiteley.  

  • Bulls seriously injure man in Butler Co., MO

    Bulls seriously injure man in Butler Co., MO

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:01 PM EDT2018-08-15 16:01:40 GMT
    Bob Newcomb remains in critical condition at a St. Louis hospital almost a week after two bulls injured him. (Source: GoFundMe)Bob Newcomb remains in critical condition at a St. Louis hospital almost a week after two bulls injured him. (Source: GoFundMe)

    The attempt in trying to a take bull off to market in Butler County, Missouri went terribly wrong on Friday, Aug. 10.

    The attempt in trying to a take bull off to market in Butler County, Missouri went terribly wrong on Friday, Aug. 10.

  • Region 8 Sports </span><a href="/Global/category.asp?C=4392" target="_top">Sports Home »</a>Region 8 SportsMore>>

  • A-State soccer blanks UT Martin in season opener

    A-State soccer blanks UT Martin in season opener

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:05:48 GMT

    Senior Riley Ebenroth and sophomore Maggie Ertl scored in the 11th and 40th minutes, respectively, to give Arkansas State a 2-0 victory.

    Senior Riley Ebenroth and sophomore Maggie Ertl scored in the 11th and 40th minutes, respectively, to give Arkansas State a 2-0 victory.

  • FFN Two-a-Days: Earle

    FFN Two-a-Days: Earle

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-08-17 04:03:31 GMT

    Earle won't play in the 2A-3 this season. The Bulldogs move over to Region 6 with teams like Brinkley, Des Arc, and Marianna. They're also looking for a new quarterback to replace Gerry Bohanon.

    Earle won't play in the 2A-3 this season. The Bulldogs move over to Region 6 with teams like Brinkley, Des Arc, and Marianna. They're also looking for a new quarterback to replace Gerry Bohanon.

  • FFN Two-a-Days: Rector

    FFN Two-a-Days: Rector

    Thursday, August 16 2018 11:50 PM EDT2018-08-17 03:50:53 GMT

    It's Year 5 for Rector since they resurrected their football program. Nine starters are back for the Cougars. 

    It's Year 5 for Rector since they resurrected their football program. Nine starters are back for the Cougars. 

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