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  • Ukraine launches operation against insurgents

    Ukraine launches operation against insurgents

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:14 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:14:41 GMT
    Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov says police have cleared the city hall in a southeastern city of pro-Russian protesters who had been occupying it for over a week.
    Ukrainian forces launched an operation Thursday to drive pro-Russia insurgents out of occupied buildings in the country's tumultuous east, prompting new threats from Russian President Vladimir Putin.
  • Families of ferry's lost confront SKorea officials

    Families of ferry's lost confront SKorea officials

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:54 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:54:20 GMT
    Students in the city hit hardest by the South Korean ferry disaster returned to classes Thursday, their school campus a tragic landscape of yellow ribbons, chrysanthemums and photos of classmates and teachers who...
    Angry relatives of some of the more than 120 people still missing from the sinking of the ferry Sewol surrounded the fisheries minister and the coast guard chief Thursday, preventing them from leaving the area where...
  • Residents of Wyoming town allowed to return home

    Residents of Wyoming town allowed to return home

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:05 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:05:38 GMT
    Residents and emergency crews were waiting for a fire to burn itself out after an explosion at a natural gas processing plant in a small town in southwestern Wyoming.
    Residents of a small town in southwestern Wyoming are being allowed to return home nearly 22 hours after an explosion at a natural gas processing plant forced their evacuation.
  • First lady gets resume from girl with jobless dad

    First lady gets resume from girl with jobless dad

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:05 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:05:02 GMT
    Michelle Obama's annual question-and-answer session with the children of Executive Office employees has taken a somber turn.
    Michelle Obama's annual question-and-answer session with the children of Executive Office employees took a serious turn Thursday when a 10-year-old girl in the front row told the first lady that her dad had been out of...
  • FCC to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards

    FCC to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:26 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:26:00 GMT
    The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new open Internet rules that would allow content companies to pay for faster delivery over the so-called "last mile" connection to people's homes.
    The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new open Internet rules that would allow content companies to pay for faster delivery over the so-called "last mile" connection to people's homes, but enhance...
  • Missouri lawmakers pass criminal code overhaul

    Missouri lawmakers pass criminal code overhaul

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:25 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:25:02 GMT
    Missouri lawmakers gave final approval to the first comprehensive rewrite of the state's criminal laws in decades.
    Missouri lawmakers gave final approval to the first comprehensive rewrite of the state's criminal laws in decades.
  • Child finds parents shot, killed inside Memphis home

    Child finds parents shot, killed inside Memphis home

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:21 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:21:10 GMT
    (WMC) – A Memphis child woke up Thursday morning and found both parents shot and killed.  This happened at a home in the 2600 block of Enterprise near the intersection of Buntyn Street and Park Avenue. WMC
    A 7-year-old child woke up Thursday morning and found both parents shot and killed inside a Memphis home.
  • Senate's newest class speaks out on foreign policy

    Senate's newest class speaks out on foreign policy

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:04 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:04:47 GMT
    Fresh voices in the U.S. Senate are speaking loudly on foreign policy, a new generation of Republicans and Democrats who reflect a war-weary nation cautious about America's next moves.
    Fresh voices in the U.S. Senate are speaking loudly on foreign policy, a new generation of Republicans and Democrats who reflect a war-weary nation cautious about America's next moves.
  • Missouri lawmakers approve local health registries

    Missouri lawmakers approve local health registries

    Thursday, April 24 2014 12:45 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:45:43 GMT
    County officials could compile lists of residents with health problems under a Missouri bill intended to identify people in need of help during disasters.
    County officials could compile lists of residents with health problems under a Missouri bill intended to identify people in need of help during disasters.
  • Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'

    Costa Rica is demanding US explain 'Cuban Twitter'

    Thursday, April 24 2014 11:44 AM EDT2014-04-24 15:44:19 GMT
    The Costa Rican government says it's still waiting for the Obama administration to explain why it launched the secret "Cuban Twitter" network from inside the Central American nation's borders despite...
    The Costa Rican government says it's waiting for the Obama administration to explain why it improperly devised a secret "Cuban Twitter" network from inside the Central American nation's borders despite warnings in...
  • Obama to Russia: More sanctions are 'teed up'

    Obama to Russia: More sanctions are 'teed up'

    Thursday, April 24 2014 10:05 AM EDT2014-04-24 14:05:53 GMT
    Accusing Russia of failing to live up to its commitments, President Barack Obama warned Moscow on Thursday that the United States has another round of economic sanctions "teed up" - even as he acknowledged those...
    Accusing Russia of failing to live up to its commitments, President Barack Obama warned Moscow on Thursday that the United States has another round of economic sanctions "teed up" - even as he acknowledged those penalties...
  • Armed robbers hit southeast Missouri nursing home

    Armed robbers hit southeast Missouri nursing home

    Thursday, April 24 2014 9:34 AM EDT2014-04-24 13:34:51 GMT
    Police say two masked men armed with a gun were likely looking for prescription drugs when they burst into a southeast Missouri nursing home.
    Police say two masked men armed with a gun were likely looking for prescription drugs when they burst into a southeast Missouri nursing home.
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  • Arkansas lawmakers to discuss Medicaid plan

    Arkansas lawmakers to discuss Medicaid plan

    Thursday, April 24 2014 7:31 AM EDT2014-04-24 11:31:32 GMT
    Arkansas lawmakers are meeting to discuss the progress of the state's compromise Medicaid expansion plan and enrollment in the insurance marketplaces set up under the federal health law.
    Arkansas lawmakers are meeting to discuss the progress of the state's compromise Medicaid expansion plan and enrollment in the insurance marketplaces set up under the federal health law.
  • Hearing set in Arkansas voter ID lawsuit

    Hearing set in Arkansas voter ID lawsuit

    Thursday, April 24 2014 7:23 AM EDT2014-04-24 11:23:38 GMT
    An Arkansas judge has scheduled a hearing over a request to block the enforcement of the state's voter ID law in next month's primary.
    An Arkansas judge has scheduled a hearing over a request to block the enforcement of the state's voter ID law in next month's primary.
  • Arkansas attorney general warns of Internet scam

    Arkansas attorney general warns of Internet scam

    Thursday, April 24 2014 7:22 AM EDT2014-04-24 11:22:03 GMT
    Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is warning consumers about an Internet ad scam that aims to take advantage of potential renters.
    Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is warning consumers about an Internet ad scam that aims to take advantage of potential renters.
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  • 18 NEA players selected for 2014 All-Star Basketball Games

    18 NEA players selected for 2014 All-Star Basketball Games

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:55:54 GMT
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK (KAIT) - The Arkansas Activities Association has revealed the boys and girls rosters for The 59th All-Star Basketball Games. They will be played at the Jeff Farris Center on the UCA campus
    Jonesboro's Wes Swift will be the East Boys head coach. The games will be played June 26th at the Farris Center in Conway.
  • Durant looking for answers against Tony Allen

    Durant looking for answers against Tony Allen

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:35 PM EDT2014-04-23 16:35:10 GMT
    Thunder forward Kevin Durant said before Oklahoma City's series against Memphis that Grizzlies guard Tony Allen was one of the best perimeter defenders in the NBA.
    Thunder forward Kevin Durant said before Oklahoma City's series against Memphis that Grizzlies guard Tony Allen was one of the best perimeter defenders in the NBA.
  • Grizzlies beat Thunder in OKC to even series

    Grizzlies beat Thunder in OKC to even series

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:27 AM EDT2014-04-22 12:27:53 GMT
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Zach Randolph scored 25 points to help the Memphis Grizzlies defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 111-105 in overtime on Monday night and tie their first-round playoff series at one game
    Zach Randolph scored 25 points to help the Memphis Grizzlies defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 111-105 in overtime on Monday night and tie their first-round playoff series at one game, giving the Grizz home court advantage.

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