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  • Police: Woman held captive in pit, neighbor arrested

    Police: Woman held captive in pit, neighbor arrested

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:33 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:33:57 GMT

    A crying woman was found captive in a pit dug in her neighbor's backyard shed early Wednesday, police say.

    A crying woman was found captive in a pit dug in her neighbor's backyard shed early Wednesday, police say.

  • US sets up missile defense in S. Korea as North shows power

    US sets up missile defense in S. Korea as North shows power

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:38 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:38:22 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:38 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:38:22 GMT

    South Korea says it has installed key parts of a contentious U.S. missile defense system called THAAD, the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system.

    South Korea says it has installed key parts of a contentious U.S. missile defense system called THAAD, the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system.

  • Trump proposing 'biggest tax cut' in US history

    Trump proposing 'biggest tax cut' in US history

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:37 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:37:06 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:37 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:37:06 GMT

    President Donald Trump's plan to provide massive tax breaks to corporations faces big challenges as Washington struggles with mounting debt.

    President Donald Trump's plan to provide massive tax breaks to corporations faces big challenges as Washington struggles with mounting debt.

  • Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dies at 73

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:31 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:31:54 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:36 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:36:20 GMT

    Jonathan Demme, director, producer and screenwriter, died from cancer and heart disease.

    Jonathan Demme, director, producer and screenwriter, died from cancer and heart disease.

  • Hope for preemies as artificial womb helps tiny lambs grow

    Hope for preemies as artificial womb helps tiny lambs grow

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:27 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:27:32 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 11:31 AM EDT2017-04-26 15:31:52 GMT
    Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies _ and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might...
    Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies _ and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might work.
  • 'Bachelor' star Chris Soules charged in deadly Iowa crash

    'Bachelor' star Chris Soules charged in deadly Iowa crash

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-04-26 13:07:04 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:07 AM EDT2017-04-26 13:07:04 GMT

    Iowa authorities have arrested former "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules, alleging that he fled the scene of a deadly traffic accident.

    Iowa authorities have arrested former "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules, alleging that he fled the scene of a deadly traffic accident.

  • Plastic-eating 'worms' could save the world

    Plastic-eating 'worms' could save the world

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:47 PM EDT2017-04-25 21:47:55 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 9:00 AM EDT2017-04-26 13:00:30 GMT

    The "wax worm" can eat and digest plastic, which is similar in molecular structure to the beeswax the caterpillar usually eats.

    The "wax worm" can eat and digest plastic, which is similar in molecular structure to the beeswax the caterpillar usually eats.

  • VIDEO: Toddler gets run over twice, survives

    VIDEO: Toddler gets run over twice, survives

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 7:19 AM EDT2017-04-26 11:19:31 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 7:19 AM EDT2017-04-26 11:19:31 GMT

    Surveillance video cameras captured a moment all parents fear: a girl running into a busy street.

    Surveillance video cameras captured a moment all parents fear: a girl running into a busy street.

  • Cat faces down snake in Texas standoff

    Cat faces down snake in Texas standoff

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:31 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:31:29 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 5:00 AM EDT2017-04-26 09:00:17 GMT

    A Facebook post by a Texas police department featured a courageous cat facing off with a giant snake. But the message was be careful. 

    A Facebook post by a Texas police department featured a courageous cat facing off with a giant snake. But the message was be careful. 

  • Contrasting accounts of Arkansas execution from witnesses

    Contrasting accounts of Arkansas execution from witnesses

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:30:02 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:30:02 GMT

    After going nearly 12 years without executing an inmate, Arkansas now has executed three in a few days, including two in one night.

    After going nearly 12 years without executing an inmate, Arkansas now has executed three in a few days, including two in one night.

  • 4-year-old sexually assaulted at school, mother says

    4-year-old sexually assaulted at school, mother says

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:28 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:28:48 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:28 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:28:48 GMT

    The school district police chief admits the case was initially closed prematurely, without receipt of the girl’s medical records.

    The school district police chief admits the case was initially closed prematurely, without receipt of the girl’s medical records.

  • Officers to train for dangerous traffic stops

    Officers to train for dangerous traffic stops

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:38 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:38:04 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:43 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:43:47 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Cash Police Department plans to host a class for its officers that would help prepare them for dangerous traffic stops.

    The Cash Police Department plans to host a class for its officers that would help prepare them for dangerous traffic stops.

  • MAPC approves nearly 300 apartments on Caraway Road

    MAPC approves nearly 300 apartments on Caraway Road

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:20 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:20:40 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:40 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:40:22 GMT
    (Source: Braxton Development Apartments)(Source: Braxton Development Apartments)

    A plan to build nearly 300 apartment units on South Caraway Road was approved during a Metropolitan Area Planning Commission meeting Tuesday.

    A plan to build nearly 300 apartment units on South Caraway Road was approved during a Metropolitan Area Planning Commission meeting Tuesday.

  • Tacos 4 Life coming to Jonesboro

    Tacos 4 Life coming to Jonesboro

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:02 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:02:06 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:13 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:13:00 GMT
    Tacos 4 Life (Source: Haag Brown Commercial Real Estate and Development via Facebook)Tacos 4 Life (Source: Haag Brown Commercial Real Estate and Development via Facebook)

    A new taco restaurant is headed to Jonesboro.

    A new taco restaurant is headed to Jonesboro.

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  • Officers to train for dangerous traffic stops

    Officers to train for dangerous traffic stops

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:38 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:38:04 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:43 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:43:47 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Cash Police Department plans to host a class for its officers that would help prepare them for dangerous traffic stops.

    The Cash Police Department plans to host a class for its officers that would help prepare them for dangerous traffic stops.

  • MAPC approves nearly 300 apartments on Caraway Road

    MAPC approves nearly 300 apartments on Caraway Road

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:20 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:20:40 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:40 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:40:22 GMT
    (Source: Braxton Development Apartments)(Source: Braxton Development Apartments)

    A plan to build nearly 300 apartment units on South Caraway Road was approved during a Metropolitan Area Planning Commission meeting Tuesday.

    A plan to build nearly 300 apartment units on South Caraway Road was approved during a Metropolitan Area Planning Commission meeting Tuesday.

  • Tacos 4 Life coming to Jonesboro

    Tacos 4 Life coming to Jonesboro

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:02 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:02:06 GMT
    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:13 PM EDT2017-04-26 03:13:00 GMT
    Tacos 4 Life (Source: Haag Brown Commercial Real Estate and Development via Facebook)Tacos 4 Life (Source: Haag Brown Commercial Real Estate and Development via Facebook)

    A new taco restaurant is headed to Jonesboro.

    A new taco restaurant is headed to Jonesboro.

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  • Contrasting accounts of Arkansas execution from witnesses

    Contrasting accounts of Arkansas execution from witnesses

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:30:02 GMT
    Wednesday, April 26 2017 3:30 AM EDT2017-04-26 07:30:02 GMT

    After going nearly 12 years without executing an inmate, Arkansas now has executed three in a few days, including two in one night.

    After going nearly 12 years without executing an inmate, Arkansas now has executed three in a few days, including two in one night.

  • Commutation requests by Arkansas killers 'without merit'

    Commutation requests by Arkansas killers 'without merit'

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 6:00 PM EDT2017-04-25 22:00:38 GMT
    Bobby Fretwell (Source: Arkansas Department of Correction)Bobby Fretwell (Source: Arkansas Department of Correction)

    The Arkansas Parole Board is recommending denial of commutation requests by three men convicted of capital murder, including one who was once on death row and less than two weeks from execution.

    The Arkansas Parole Board is recommending denial of commutation requests by three men convicted of capital murder, including one who was once on death row and less than two weeks from execution.

  • Arkansas won't pursue McGehee execution

    Arkansas won't pursue McGehee execution

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 5:59 PM EDT2017-04-25 21:59:26 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics)(Source: AP Graphics)

    U.S. District Judge D. Price Marshall Jr. earlier this month put the execution on hold after the state Parole Board recommended that Gov. Asa Hutchinson grant him clemency.

    U.S. District Judge D. Price Marshall Jr. earlier this month put the execution on hold after the state Parole Board recommended that Gov. Asa Hutchinson grant him clemency.

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  • HS Baseball: GCT 9, Nettleton 1

    HS Baseball: GCT 9, Nettleton 1

  • Cardinals' Carpenter suspended 1 game for contact with ump

    Cardinals' Carpenter suspended 1 game for contact with ump

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 7:08 PM EDT2017-04-25 23:08:57 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    St. Louis first baseman Matt Carpenter has been suspended for one game and fined by Major League Baseball for making contact with umpire John Tumpane following his ejection last weekend.

    St. Louis first baseman Matt Carpenter has been suspended for one game and fined by Major League Baseball for making contact with umpire John Tumpane following his ejection last weekend.

  • Hoxie's Gillham gets national team invite

    Hoxie's Gillham gets national team invite

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