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  • UPDATE: Wanted Brinkley man arrested in Colorado

    UPDATE: Wanted Brinkley man arrested in Colorado

    Saturday, August 23 2014 11:06 AM EDT2014-08-23 15:06:58 GMT
    Arkansas State Police announced Saturday Dustin Heath Burrow, 29 of Brinkley, Arkansas was arrested in Colorado. Burrow is suspected of killing his father and robbing his grandmother in Brinkley.
    Arkansas State Police announced Saturday Dustin Heath Burrow, 29 of Brinkley, Arkansas was arrested in Colorado. Burrow is suspected of killing his father and robbing his grandmother in Brinkley.
  • Debaters hope to sway undecided in Scotland vote

    Debaters hope to sway undecided in Scotland vote

    Saturday, August 23 2014 7:45 AM EDT2014-08-23 11:45:59 GMT
    Scotland's long debate over whether the country should become independent has proved a bonanza for printers of bumper stickers, posters, balloons and even umbrellas.
    Scotland's long debate over whether the country should become independent has proved a bonanza for printers of bumper stickers, posters, balloons and even umbrellas.
  • Egypt calls for open-ended Gaza cease-fire

    Egypt calls for open-ended Gaza cease-fire

    Saturday, August 23 2014 10:55 AM EDT2014-08-23 14:55:57 GMT
    A senior Hamas leader says the group signed a pledge to back any Palestinian bid to join the International Criminal Court. Such a step could expose Israel - as well as Hamas - to war crimes investigations.
    Egypt on Saturday called for an open-ended cease-fire in the Gaza Strip, urging Israel and Hamas to return to indirect talks after seven weeks of fighting punctuated by a number of failed truce attempts.
  • Ferguson residents struggling with daily life

    Ferguson residents struggling with daily life

    Saturday, August 23 2014 10:36 AM EDT2014-08-23 14:36:05 GMT
    Life in this working-class St. Louis suburb of modest brick homes and low-rise apartments hasn't been the same since Angelia Dickens' son tearfully told her, "The police shot a boy."
    Life in this working-class St. Louis suburb of modest brick homes and low-rise apartments hasn't been the same since Angelia Dickens' son tearfully told her, "The police shot a boy."
  • Russian aid trucks leave; Merkel seeks cease-fire

    Russian aid trucks leave; Merkel seeks cease-fire

    Saturday, August 23 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-08-23 14:25:43 GMT
    Some of the trucks in a Russian aid convoy that entered Ukraine in a move denounced by Kiev as an invasion are returning to Russia.
    Hundreds of trucks from a bitterly disputed Russian aid convoy to rebel-held eastern Ukraine rolled back across the border Saturday into Russia but questions about alleged Russian artillery in Ukraine still remained.
  • Worker dies after falling off I-40 bridge

    Worker dies after falling off I-40 bridge

    Saturday, August 23 2014 9:39 AM EDT2014-08-23 13:39:13 GMT
    (WMC) - Arkansas State Police say it appears a construction or repair worker has fallen off the I-40 bridge near West Memphis. The worker may be alive, and crews are working to get him or her out of the
    Arkansas State Police say a construction or repair worker fell off the Hernando DeSoto bridge on Interstate 40 near West Memphis on Friday.
  • Phelps wins gold, Ledecky breaks 400 world record

    Phelps wins gold, Ledecky breaks 400 world record

    Saturday, August 23 2014 9:35 AM EDT2014-08-23 13:35:47 GMT
    The second coming of Michael Phelps gained momentum with another gold medal at the Pan Pacific championships on a night when teenager Katie Ledecky set yet another world record.
    The second coming of Michael Phelps gained momentum with another gold medal at the Pan Pacific championships on a night when U.S. teenager Katie Ledecky set yet another world record.
  • Huckabee: 'Stop the fight' over common core

    Huckabee: 'Stop the fight' over common core

    Saturday, August 23 2014 9:12 AM EDT2014-08-23 13:12:31 GMT
    Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee says fellow conservatives should "stop the fight" over Common Core education standards and instead consider the benefits the benchmarks offer students in struggling schools.
    Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee says fellow conservatives should "stop the fight" over Common Core education standards and instead consider the benefits the benchmarks offer students in struggling schools.

  • Paris to celebrate end to Nazi rule 70 years later

    Paris to celebrate end to Nazi rule 70 years later

    Saturday, August 23 2014 6:12 AM EDT2014-08-23 10:12:37 GMT
    Her code name was Rainer and she had a gun she called Oscar. Not yet 20, she aimed her weapon at a Nazi officer and shot him to death on a Paris bridge on a Sunday afternoon.
    Her code name was Rainer and she had a gun she called Oscar. Not yet 20, she aimed her weapon at a Nazi officer and shot him to death on a Paris bridge on a Sunday afternoon.
  • Streets of Ferguson stay calm after violent nights

    Streets of Ferguson stay calm after violent nights

    Saturday, August 23 2014 4:14 AM EDT2014-08-23 08:14:27 GMT
    Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed...
    Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black...
  • US studying possible strikes on ISIS in Syria

    US studying possible strikes on ISIS in Syria

    Saturday, August 23 2014 3:19 AM EDT2014-08-23 07:19:57 GMT
    The barbarism, growth and advance of ISIS terrorists has the U.S. considering expanding airstrikes into Syria. 
    The barbarism, growth and advance of ISIS terrorists has the U.S. considering expanding airstrikes into Syria. 
  • Gov't warns US retailers about hacking software

    Gov't warns US retailers about hacking software

    Saturday, August 23 2014 2:08 AM EDT2014-08-23 06:08:06 GMT
    The Homeland Security Department is warning that more than 1,000 retailers could have a new malicious software program lurking in their cash registers that allows computer hackers to steal financial data about...
    More than 1,000 U.S. retailers could be infected with malicious software lurking in their cash register computers, allowing hackers to steal customer financial data, the Homeland Security Department said Friday.
  • Arkansas man catches 3 bears on game camera

    Arkansas man catches 3 bears on game camera

    Saturday, August 23 2014 12:08 AM EDT2014-08-23 04:08:20 GMT
    One man getting ready for deer and turkey season in Arkansas stumbled upon something much larger.
    One man getting ready for deer and turkey season in Arkansas stumbled upon something much larger.
  • BREAKING

    Jonesboro police chief suspended without pay

    Jonesboro police chief suspended without pay

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-08-22 23:39:06 GMT
    Jonesboro Police Chief Mike Yates was suspended without pay for a month by Mayor Harold Perrin for comments made about a Jonesboro news reporter.
    Jonesboro Police Chief Mike Yates was suspended without pay for a month by Mayor Harold Perrin for comments made about a Jonesboro news reporter.
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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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  • UPDATE: Wanted Brinkley man arrested in Colorado

    UPDATE: Wanted Brinkley man arrested in Colorado

    Saturday, August 23 2014 11:06 AM EDT2014-08-23 15:06:58 GMT
    Arkansas State Police announced Saturday Dustin Heath Burrow, 29 of Brinkley, Arkansas was arrested in Colorado. Burrow is suspected of killing his father and robbing his grandmother in Brinkley.
    Arkansas State Police announced Saturday Dustin Heath Burrow, 29 of Brinkley, Arkansas was arrested in Colorado. Burrow is suspected of killing his father and robbing his grandmother in Brinkley.
  • A look at where "bucket challenge" money goes

    A look at where "bucket challenge" money goes

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:00 PM EDT2014-08-23 01:00:21 GMT
    SOURCE: The Times DispatchSOURCE: The Times Dispatch
    WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) – On Friday the ALSA organization had raised over $53 million for the fight against ALS. The ice bucket challenge that has gone viral has generated more than $15 million just in the last three weeks. When so much money is raised in such a small amount of time it makes some question just how will all the money be spent? According to Mashable.com, In January, ALSA reported that it allocated $26.3 million. 8.5 million of its total expenditures went to public and professio...
    WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) – On Friday the ALSA organization had raised over $53 million for the fight against ALS. The ice bucket challenge that has gone viral has generated more than $15 million just in the last three weeks. When so much money is raised in such a small amount of time it makes some question just how will all the money be spent? According to Mashable.com, In January, ALSA reported that it allocated $26.3 million. 8.5 million of its total expenditures went to public and professio...
  • Where we are now: Storm debris cleanup

    Where we are now: Storm debris cleanup

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:49 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:49:57 GMT
    Storm debris continues to be picked up around the city and with the 45 days of cleanup given in the bid almost up. There is still work to be done.
    Storm debris continues to be picked up around the city and with the 45 days of cleanup given in the bid almost up. There is still work to be done.
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  • A look at where "bucket challenge" money goes

    A look at where "bucket challenge" money goes

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:00 PM EDT2014-08-23 01:00:21 GMT
    SOURCE: The Times DispatchSOURCE: The Times Dispatch
    WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) – On Friday the ALSA organization had raised over $53 million for the fight against ALS. The ice bucket challenge that has gone viral has generated more than $15 million just in the last three weeks. When so much money is raised in such a small amount of time it makes some question just how will all the money be spent? According to Mashable.com, In January, ALSA reported that it allocated $26.3 million. 8.5 million of its total expenditures went to public and professio...
    WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) – On Friday the ALSA organization had raised over $53 million for the fight against ALS. The ice bucket challenge that has gone viral has generated more than $15 million just in the last three weeks. When so much money is raised in such a small amount of time it makes some question just how will all the money be spent? According to Mashable.com, In January, ALSA reported that it allocated $26.3 million. 8.5 million of its total expenditures went to public and professio...
  • Arkansas attorney general rejects marijuana plan

    Arkansas attorney general rejects marijuana plan

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:58 AM EDT2014-08-22 10:58:00 GMT
    Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel has rejected the proposed wording for a prospective ballot item that would let voters decide whether to legalize marijuana in the state.
    Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel has rejected the proposed wording for a prospective ballot item that would let voters decide whether to legalize marijuana in the state.
  • Ross, Hutchinson argue over state budget planning

    Ross, Hutchinson argue over state budget planning

    Friday, August 22 2014 12:37 PM EDT2014-08-22 16:37:13 GMT
    Arkansas gubernatorial candidates Asa Hutchinson and Mike Ross each say Gov. Mike Beebe approves of their tax plans, though it was Ross who drew the endorsement from the fellow Democrat.
    Arkansas gubernatorial candidates Asa Hutchinson and Mike Ross each say Gov. Mike Beebe approves of their tax plans, though it was Ross who drew the endorsement from the fellow Democrat.
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  • Attorney: Brown shooting witness 'has nothing to hide'

    Attorney: Brown shooting witness 'has nothing to hide'

    Friday, August 22 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-08-22 15:14:51 GMT

    U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder assigned scores of FBI agents and Justice Department investigators to look into Michael Brown's Aug. 9 death in Ferguson, MO.

    U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder assigned scores of FBI agents and Justice Department investigators to look into Michael Brown's Aug. 9 death in Ferguson, MO.

  • New fear: What happens in Ferguson if no charges?

    New fear: What happens in Ferguson if no charges?

    Friday, August 22 2014 11:35 PM EDT2014-08-23 03:35:14 GMT
    The streets of Ferguson have been peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions have been subsiding in the St. Louis suburb where unrest had erupted for several nights after a white police officer fatally...
    Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer. But a delicate and crucial question lingers: What happens...
  • Copper thieves stealing vases from cemetery

    Copper thieves stealing vases from cemetery

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-08-22 10:53:35 GMT
    Investigators in western Missouri are calling on scrap metal dealers hoping to find thieves who have stolen hundreds of bronze vases from a cemetery.
    Investigators in western Missouri are calling on scrap metal dealers hoping to find thieves who have stolen hundreds of bronze vases from a cemetery.
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  • Worker dies after falling off I-40 bridge

    Worker dies after falling off I-40 bridge

    Saturday, August 23 2014 9:39 AM EDT2014-08-23 13:39:13 GMT
    (WMC) - Arkansas State Police say it appears a construction or repair worker has fallen off the I-40 bridge near West Memphis. The worker may be alive, and crews are working to get him or her out of the
    Arkansas State Police say a construction or repair worker fell off the Hernando DeSoto bridge on Interstate 40 near West Memphis on Friday.
  • BREAKING

    Jonesboro police chief suspended without pay

    Jonesboro police chief suspended without pay

    Friday, August 22 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-08-22 23:39:06 GMT
    Jonesboro Police Chief Mike Yates was suspended without pay for a month by Mayor Harold Perrin for comments made about a Jonesboro news reporter.
    Jonesboro Police Chief Mike Yates was suspended without pay for a month by Mayor Harold Perrin for comments made about a Jonesboro news reporter.
  • Arkansas man catches 3 bears on game camera

    Arkansas man catches 3 bears on game camera

    Saturday, August 23 2014 12:08 AM EDT2014-08-23 04:08:20 GMT
    One man getting ready for deer and turkey season in Arkansas stumbled upon something much larger.
    One man getting ready for deer and turkey season in Arkansas stumbled upon something much larger.

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