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  • Jonesboro woman pulled from vehicle stalled on railroad tracks

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:32 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:32:18 GMT
    A Jonesboro woman was pulled from her vehicle to safety by a Jonesboro Police Officer, according to an incident report.

    A Jonesboro woman was pulled from her vehicle to safety by a Jonesboro Police Officer, according to an incident report.


  • Firefighters on scene of large grass fire in Craighead County

    Firefighters on scene of large grass fire in Craighead County

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-08-28 20:20:29 GMT
    Firefighters are on the scene of a large grass fire in northern Craighead County Thursday afternoon. Craighead County E911 reports the fire is near some structures and they are in danger of catching fire.
    Firefighters are on the scene of a large grass fire in northern Craighead County Thursday afternoon. Craighead County E911 reports the fire is near some structures and they are in danger of catching fire.

  • Israel finds body where US student disappeared

    Israel finds body where US student disappeared

    Thursday, August 28 2014 2:26 PM EDT2014-08-28 18:26:38 GMT
    Israeli police say a body has been found in the same area where a U.S. religious student disappeared last week.
    Israeli police said Thursday "there is a strong possibility" they have found the body of an American seminary student who disappeared while hiking in Jerusalem last week.
  • JPMorgan investigating possible cyberattack

    JPMorgan investigating possible cyberattack

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:39 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:39:13 GMT
    JPMorgan Chase, the nation's biggest bank by assets, is working with law enforcement officials to investigate a possible cyberattack, said a person familiar with the situation who spoke on condition of...
    JPMorgan Chase, the nation's biggest bank by assets, is working with law enforcement officials to investigate a possible cyberattack, said a person familiar with the situation who spoke on condition of anonymity,...
  • Police working accident on Highway 18

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:05 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:05:36 GMT
    Authorities in Mississippi County are working a traffic accident on Highway 18 east of Blytheville, according to police.

    Authorities in Mississippi County are working a traffic accident on Highway 18 east of Blytheville, according to police.


  • Bus driver ordered to appear in court on child endangerment charges

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:54 PM EDT2014-08-28 20:54:07 GMT
    An employee for the Wynne School District will appear in court in 11 days on charges of endangering the welfare of a minor.

    An employee for the Wynne School District will appear in court in 11 days on charges of endangering the welfare of a minor.


  • Apple to unveil next products at Sept. 9 event

    Apple to unveil next products at Sept. 9 event

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:30 PM EDT2014-08-28 20:30:38 GMT
    Apple will show off its newest products Sept. 9. The iPhone and iPad maker set the date in invitations mailed Thursday to reporters and others who typically come to see the unveiling of Apple's latest twists on...
    Apple's latest product launch will be in a setting that holds a special place in its history, signaling how big this event is for the company.
  • Water main break near Southeast campus repaired

    Water main break near Southeast campus repaired

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:05 PM EDT2014-08-28 20:05:20 GMT
    The main and River Campuses of Southeast Missouri State University closed due to a City of Cape Girardeau water main break on Wednesday, Aug. 27 that feeds the main campus.
    The main and River Campuses of Southeast Missouri State University closed due to a City of Cape Girardeau water main break on Wednesday, Aug. 27 that feeds the main campus.
  • Scientists dig into Ebola's deadly genes for clues

    Scientists dig into Ebola's deadly genes for clues

    Thursday, August 28 2014 3:30 PM EDT2014-08-28 19:30:42 GMT
    A single funeral caused many.
    A single funeral caused many.
  • Your Week in Pop Culture: 'Saved by the Bell' movie bad TV at its finest

    Your Week in Pop Culture: 'Saved by the Bell' movie bad TV at its finest

    Thursday, August 28 2014 2:27 PM EDT2014-08-28 18:27:53 GMT
    Looking for something so bad it's got to be good after your Labor Day festivities? Lifetime's Saved by the Bell movie is for you. Also in pop culture: ESPN reports Michael Sam's showering habits and a foul-mouthed toddler ruins the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. 
    Looking for something so bad it's got to be good after your Labor Day festivities? Lifetime's Saved by the Bell movie is for you. Also in pop culture: ESPN reports Michael Sam's showering habits and a foul-mouthed toddler ruins the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. 
  • Gun company cuts ties with reality TV star

    Gun company cuts ties with reality TV star

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:19 PM EDT2014-08-28 17:19:46 GMT
    A firearms company affiliated with reality TV star Will Hayden is distancing itself from him after his arrest on rape charges.
    A Louisiana firearms company at the center of the reality TV show "Sons of Guns" distanced itself from the program's star this week after he was arrested on charges of repeatedly raping a child.
  • ASU students show up for football despite downward trend

    ASU students show up for football despite downward trend

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:11 PM EDT2014-08-28 17:11:17 GMT
    It's almost time to kick off college football around the country, but will students of those colleges be at stadiums cheering?
    It's almost time to kick off college football around the country, but will students of those colleges be at stadiums cheering?
  • Joan Rivers in critical condition after surgery

    Joan Rivers in critical condition after surgery

    Thursday, August 28 2014 12:54 PM EDT2014-08-28 16:54:59 GMT
    The 81-year-old comedian was in critical condition after her heart stopped while undergoing throat surgery Thursday morning.
    The 81-year-old comedian was in critical condition after her heart stopped while undergoing throat surgery Thursday morning.
  • Pastor: Con-man hustled church congregation with fake sob story

    Pastor: Con-man hustled church congregation with fake sob story

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 11:01 PM EDT2014-08-28 03:01:35 GMT
    Who wouldn't feel sorry for a man that stands in front of you, nearly in tears, and talks about how his wife died eight months ago during labor.
    Who wouldn't feel sorry for a man that stands in front of you, nearly in tears, and talks about how his wife died eight months ago during labor, his mother just died, and now he is a single father raising a newborn all alone.
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    At KAIT, nothing is more important to us than providing Region 8 with the very best in local news and weather, along with your favorite ABC programming.
    At KAIT, nothing is more important to us than providing Region 8 with the very best in local news and weather, along with your favorite ABC programming.
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  • Peco Foods begins putting grant money to work

    Peco Foods begins putting grant money to work

    Thursday, August 28 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-08-28 23:00:26 GMT
    The Northeast Arkansas Regional Intermodal Facilities Authority received a $20,000 grant to plan and prepare Pocahontas and surrounding counties for Peco Foods.
    The Northeast Arkansas Regional Intermodal Facilities Authority received a $20,000 grant to plan and prepare Pocahontas and surrounding counties for Peco Foods.
  • Staying safe in or on the water this Labor Day weekend

    Staying safe in or on the water this Labor Day weekend

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:57:13 GMT
    Blue Mountain Lake (Source: U.S. Army Corp of Engineers)Blue Mountain Lake (Source: U.S. Army Corp of Engineers)
    The Army Corp of Engineers said they want people to practice good safety habits when out in the water on Labor Day.
    The Army Corp of Engineers said they want people to practice good safety habits when out in the water on Labor Day.
  • Lawrence County Jail set to close

    Lawrence County Jail set to close

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:38:21 GMT
    On Wednesday morning, the Arkansas Jail Standards Committee met with Lawrence County officials about the jail.
    On Wednesday morning, the Arkansas Jail Standards Committee met with Lawrence County officials about the jail.
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  • Museum to display 6,500-year-old human skeleton

    Museum to display 6,500-year-old human skeleton

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:49 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:49:11 GMT
    The public will soon get to see an ancient human skeleton recently rediscovered in a Philadelphia museum's storage room.
    The public will soon get to see an ancient human skeleton recently rediscovered in a Philadelphia museum's storage room.
  • Crested Butte to be Bud Light's 'Whatever' town

    Crested Butte to be Bud Light's 'Whatever' town

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:29 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:29:18 GMT
    Some people in normally laid back Crested Butte, Colorado, are not up for "Whatever" - a secretive Bud Lite plan to paint their mountain town blue and turn it into a fantasy town for an ad campaign.
    Some people in normally laid back Crested Butte are not up for "Whatever" - a secretive Bud Light plan to paint their mountain town blue and turn it into a fantasy town for an online and television ad campaign.
  • Mystery of Death Valley's moving rocks solved

    Mystery of Death Valley's moving rocks solved

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:29 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:29:17 GMT
    For years scientists have theorized about how large rocks - some weighing hundreds of pounds - zigzag across Racetrack Playa in Death Valley National Park, leaving long trails etched in the earth.
    For years scientists have theorized about how large rocks - some weighing hundreds of pounds - zigzag across Racetrack Playa in Death Valley National Park, leaving long trails etched in the earth.
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