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  • Player fakes death during fake punt, fakes no one

    Player fakes death during fake punt, fakes no one

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:17 PM EDT2014-09-16 16:17:48 GMT

    Arkansas State snapped the ball for what looked like a punt from their opponent's 40-yard line, and receiver Booker Mays clutched his hands to his chest and toppled backward to the turf.

    Arkansas State snapped the ball for what looked like a punt from their opponent's 40-yard line, and receiver Booker Mays clutched his hands to his chest and toppled backward to the turf.

  • Racing wildfire engulfs homes in California town

    Racing wildfire engulfs homes in California town

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:22 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:22:29 GMT
    Dan Linville and his son were sitting in their living room when they smelled smoke. When they looked outside, they saw a black cloud coming over the hills.
    Fire crews aided by calmer winds and aircraft knocked down a wildfire Tuesday that damaged or destroyed 100 homes and a church and forced more than 1,000 people to flee a small town near the Oregon border.
  • 4 teens hospitalized following crash

    4 teens hospitalized following crash

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:12 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:12:51 GMT
    Four Region 8 teenagers were hospitalized Monday afternoon after their SUV slammed into a tree.
    Four Region 8 teenagers were hospitalized Monday afternoon after their SUV slammed into a tree.

  • Decision on cross challenged by ASU football player

    Decision on cross challenged by ASU football player

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:02 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:02:27 GMT
    An Arkansas State University football player said the school violated his free speech after the team altered a cross decal on the back of his helmet.
    An Arkansas State University football player said the school violated his free speech after the team altered a cross decal on the back of his helmet.
  • Official: Suspect identified in police ambush

    Official: Suspect identified in police ambush

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:53 PM EDT2014-09-16 16:53:08 GMT
    By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press The killer had a grudge against the Pennsylvania State Police, regularly visited a local shooting range to keep his skills sharp, and picked just the right...
    By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press Pennsylvania State Police have identified a suspect in the killing of a trooper and the critical wounding of another outside a rural barracks, a law enforcement...
  • 2 injured in crash at Southwest Dr. and Darr Hill Rd.

    2 injured in crash at Southwest Dr. and Darr Hill Rd.

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:11 PM EDT2014-09-16 16:11:01 GMT
    Two people received minor injuries as a result of a crash at Southwest Drive and Darr Hill Road.
    Two people received minor injuries as a result of a crash at Southwest Drive and Darr Hill Road.
  • Meetings set on Arkansas' state rail plan

    Meetings set on Arkansas' state rail plan

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-09-16 15:56:11 GMT
    State highway officials plan two public meetings for later this month to discuss Arkansas' long-term plan for rail service.
    State highway officials plan two public meetings for later this month to discuss Arkansas' long-term plan for rail service.
  • House panel: Safety agency mishandled GM recall

    House panel: Safety agency mishandled GM recall

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:54 AM EDT2014-09-16 15:54:37 GMT
    A House committee has determined that the government's auto safety agency should have discovered General Motors' faulty ignition switches seven years before the company recalled 2.6 million cars to fix the...
    The government's auto safety agency should have discovered General Motors' faulty ignition switches seven years before the company recalled 2.6 million cars to fix the deadly problem, a House committee majority...
  • Sheriff says jailer fired for contact with inmate

    Sheriff says jailer fired for contact with inmate

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:49 AM EDT2014-09-16 15:49:36 GMT
    Baxter County jail officials have fired a female jailer who they say let a male inmate spend the night at her house after he was paroled.
    Baxter County jail officials have fired a female jailer who they say let a male inmate spend the night at her house after he was paroled.
  • Judge extends grand jury in Ferguson case

    Judge extends grand jury in Ferguson case

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:44 AM EDT2014-09-16 15:44:16 GMT
    A judge has extended into January the term of the grand jury considering whether Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson should be charged in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
    A judge has extended into January the term of the grand jury considering whether Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson should be charged in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
  • Elementary school briefly interrupted after power surge

    Elementary school briefly interrupted after power surge

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-09-16 15:36:59 GMT
    The school day at a Caraway elementary school was briefly interrupted after someone reportedly smelled smoke following a power surge.
    The school day at a Caraway elementary school was briefly interrupted after someone reportedly smelled smoke following a power surge.
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  • Meetings set on Arkansas' state rail plan

    Meetings set on Arkansas' state rail plan

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-09-16 15:56:11 GMT
    State highway officials plan two public meetings for later this month to discuss Arkansas' long-term plan for rail service.
    State highway officials plan two public meetings for later this month to discuss Arkansas' long-term plan for rail service.
  • Arkansas Insurance Commission to announce delays

    Arkansas Insurance Commission to announce delays

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:31 AM EDT2014-09-16 13:31:52 GMT
    Arkansas Insurance Commissioner Jay Bradford says the commission's conversion to a new system will mean a delay in issuing appointments, license renewals and the issuing of new licenses.
    Arkansas Insurance Commissioner Jay Bradford says the commission's conversion to a new system will mean a delay in issuing appointments, license renewals and the issuing of new licenses.
  • Arkansas attorney general hospitalized

    Arkansas attorney general hospitalized

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 6:57 AM EDT2014-09-16 10:57:11 GMT
    Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel has been hospitalized after a reaction to a new blood-pressure medication he is taking.
    Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is hospitalized after a reaction to a new blood-pressure medication he is taking.
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  • Arkansas-Texas A&M game to be broadcast by CBS

    Arkansas-Texas A&M game to be broadcast by CBS

    Monday, September 15 2014 3:29 PM EDT2014-09-15 19:29:10 GMT
    The Razorbacks and Aggies have played 70 times in the past with UA leading the series 41-26 with three ties.
    The Razorbacks and Aggies have played 70 times in the past with UA leading the series 41-26 with three ties.
  • Decision on cross challenged by ASU football player

    Decision on cross challenged by ASU football player

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:02 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:02:27 GMT
    An Arkansas State University football player said the school violated his free speech after the team altered a cross decal on the back of his helmet.
    An Arkansas State University football player said the school violated his free speech after the team altered a cross decal on the back of his helmet.
  • Cardinals hold off Rockies 5-4

    Cardinals hold off Rockies 5-4

    Saturday, September 13 2014 10:55 PM EDT2014-09-14 02:55:52 GMT

     The Cardinals outlasted the Rockies in a 5-4 victory to secure at least a 2 1/2 game lead in the National League Central division.

     The Cardinals outlasted the Rockies in a 5-4 victory to secure at least a 2 1/2 game lead in the National League Central division.

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