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  • Israel calls for north Gaza evacuation after raid

    Israel calls for north Gaza evacuation after raid

    Sunday, July 13 2014 8:28 AM EDT2014-07-13 12:28:28 GMT
    Israel has called on residents of the northern Gaza Strip to evacuate their homes, suggesting a coming attack after its troops earlier launched a brief raid.
    Israel briefly deployed ground troops inside the Gaza Strip for the first time early Sunday as its military warned northern Gaza residents to evacuate their homes, part of a widening offensive that has killed more than 160...
  • Bus and car collide in Indiana; 1 dead, 18 hurt

    Bus and car collide in Indiana; 1 dead, 18 hurt

    Sunday, July 13 2014 10:35 AM EDT2014-07-13 14:35:18 GMT
    Authorities say a Greyhound bus and car collided on a highway near Indiana's border with Ohio, killing one person and injuring at least 18 others.
    A Greyhound bus and a car collided Sunday on an Indiana highway near the Ohio border, killing one person and injuring at least 18 others, an official said.
  • Russia: 1 killed near Ukraine border by shell fire

    Russia: 1 killed near Ukraine border by shell fire

    Sunday, July 13 2014 9:38 AM EDT2014-07-13 13:38:25 GMT
    Russian news agencies are reporting that a Ukrainian shell has hit a Russian border town, killing one person and injuring another.
    Russia's foreign ministry said Sunday that a Ukrainian shell hit a Russian border town, killing one person and seriously injuring two others. Ukraine denied firing a shell into Russian territory.
  • Iraq parliament postpones decision on new leaders

    Iraq parliament postpones decision on new leaders

    Sunday, July 13 2014 9:38 AM EDT2014-07-13 13:38:04 GMT
    Iraq's deadlocked parliament ended its second session after just 30 minutes Sunday without making any progress toward forming a new government that can unite the country and confront the Sunni militant blitz...
    Iraq's deadlocked parliament failed Sunday to overcome the deep divisions hampering the formation of a new government, making no progress on choosing new leaders who could help hold the nation together and confront the...
  • Kerry in Vienna; extension of nuclear talks likely

    Kerry in Vienna; extension of nuclear talks likely

    Sunday, July 13 2014 9:06 AM EDT2014-07-13 13:06:47 GMT
    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Vienna for a new round of nuclear talks with Iran.
    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and fellow foreign ministers are adding their diplomatic muscle to try and advance troubled nuclear talks with Iran, with a target date only a week away for a pact meant to curb programs...
  • Ukraine govt denies president will be at Cup final

    Ukraine govt denies president will be at Cup final

    Sunday, July 13 2014 8:49 AM EDT2014-07-13 12:49:28 GMT
    It just might be a case of soccer diplomacy.
    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko won't be attending the World Cup final in Brazil on Sunday, a government statement said, denying assertions by Brazilian officials that he would be there.
  • Miss. suspect arrested in Arkansas double homicide

    Miss. suspect arrested in Arkansas double homicide

    Sunday, July 13 2014 8:36 AM EDT2014-07-13 12:36:48 GMT
     A Mississippi man has been arrested in connection with a double homicide in Jefferson County. Authorities say 21-year-old William Cody Childress was arrested Saturday in connection with Friday morning's discovery of the bodies of 62-year-old Anthony Branch and 58-year-old Deborah Moncrief inside a Jefferson County residence.
     A Mississippi man has been arrested in connection with a double homicide in Jefferson County. Authorities say 21-year-old William Cody Childress was arrested Saturday in connection with Friday morning's discovery of the bodies of 62-year-old Anthony Branch and 58-year-old Deborah Moncrief inside a Jefferson County residence.
  • Warm water helps arthritis patients

    Warm water helps arthritis patients

    Sunday, July 13 2014 7:00 AM EDT2014-07-13 11:00:14 GMT

    Warm water is said to ease arthritis pain.

    Warm water is said to ease arthritis pain.

  • Brazil protests fizzled, but roots of anger remain

    Brazil protests fizzled, but roots of anger remain

    Sunday, July 13 2014 6:07 AM EDT2014-07-13 10:07:57 GMT
    The protesters who many feared would wreck Brazil's World Cup party failed to show up. While the national team fell short of claiming the coveted championship, the country at least can say the tournament that...
    The protesters who many feared would wreck Brazil's World Cup party failed to show up. While the national team fell short of claiming the coveted championship, the country at least can say the tournament that wraps up...
  • SEC Media Days dazes media, fans

    SEC Media Days dazes media, fans

    Sunday, July 13 2014 6:00 AM EDT2014-07-13 10:00:15 GMT
    The long, dark night that has persisted since the end of football season is almost over. SEC Media Days, that glimmer of hope before life begins again anew, kicks off this week in Hoover, AL. 
    The long, dark night that has persisted since the end of football season is almost over. SEC Media Days, that glimmer of hope before life begins again anew, kicks off this week in Hoover, AL. 
  • Israel troops briefly raid Gaza as offensive rages

    Israel troops briefly raid Gaza as offensive rages

    Sunday, July 13 2014 1:17 AM EDT2014-07-13 05:17:27 GMT
    Officials say the death toll from Israel's air offensive on Gaza has topped 120 and the campaign shows no sign of stopping.
    Ignoring international appeals for a cease-fire, Israel widened its range of Gaza bombing targets to civilian institutions with suspected Hamas ties and deployed ground troops inside Gaza for the first time early Sunday to...
  • North Korea launches missiles in latest test-fire

    North Korea launches missiles in latest test-fire

    Sunday, July 13 2014 12:57 AM EDT2014-07-13 04:57:58 GMT
    North Korea launched two ballistic missiles into the sea on Sunday, South Korean and Japanese media reported, the latest in a series of test-firings seen as expressions of anger.
    North Korea launched two ballistic missiles into the sea on Sunday, South Korea said, the latest in a series of test-firings seen as expressions of anger over the North's failure to win talks on receiving outside aid,...
  • Christie blames Obama in part for Mideast unrest

    Christie blames Obama in part for Mideast unrest

    Sunday, July 13 2014 12:40 AM EDT2014-07-13 04:40:19 GMT
    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Saturday that Obama has not spoken firmly and forcefully on Israel's behalf and that the country no longer trusts it has the full support of the United States because of him.
    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Saturday that Obama has not spoken firmly and forcefully on Israel's behalf and that the country no longer trusts it has the full support of the United States because of him.
  • Afghan rivals clinch deal, easing political crisis

    Afghan rivals clinch deal, easing political crisis

    Saturday, July 12 2014 11:37 PM EDT2014-07-13 03:37:54 GMT
    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was meeting with rival Afghan presidential candidates for a second day as the United States struggles to find a path out of the crisis enveloping the nation's elections.
    Afghanistan's two rival candidates reached a breakthrough agreement Saturday to a complete audit of their contested presidential election and, whoever the victor, a national unity government.
  • Church gives free gas to Jonesboro residents

    Church gives free gas to Jonesboro residents

    Saturday, July 12 2014 9:17 PM EDT2014-07-13 01:17:16 GMT
    Greater Dimensions World Outreach Ministries gave away free $10 gas cards to further its mission.
    Greater Dimensions World Outreach Ministries gave away free $10 gas cards to further its mission.
  • LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian jump into reality TV

    LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian jump into reality TV

    Saturday, July 12 2014 8:25 PM EDT2014-07-13 00:25:15 GMT
    Tabloid targets LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian are jumping into the fray with their own reality show, although the couple plans to keep Cibrian's two children out of it.
    Tabloid targets LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian are jumping into the fray with their own reality show, although the couple plans to keep Cibrian's two children out of it.
  • Netherlands beats host Brazil 3-0 to finish 3rd

    Netherlands beats host Brazil 3-0 to finish 3rd

    Saturday, July 12 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-07-12 23:59:21 GMT
    Robin van Persie and Daley Blind scored a goal each to give the Netherlands a 2-0 halftime lead over host Brazil in the third-place match at the World Cup on Saturday.
    When it was all over, it was the Netherlands receiving a standing ovation from the Brazilian crowd. Brazil walked off the field to boos, after another demoralizing loss to end its home World Cup.
  • Migrant boy buried in Guatemala hometown

    Migrant boy buried in Guatemala hometown

    Saturday, July 12 2014 6:17 PM EDT2014-07-12 22:17:10 GMT
    A 15-year-old Guatemalan migrant was buried in his hometown Saturday, nearly a month after he became a symbol of the perils facing unaccompanied children who have been flooding illegally into the U.S.
    A 15-year-old Guatemalan boy whose death became a symbol of the perils facing children attempting to illegally cross into the United States was buried in his hometown Saturday, amid prayers and tears from his family.
  • Your Week in Viral Videos: Flopping only works in soccer

    Your Week in Viral Videos: Flopping only works in soccer

    Saturday, July 12 2014 3:53 PM EDT2014-07-12 19:53:09 GMT
    It’s pretty ridiculous when you put soccer flopping in the context of the office, making dinner, eating at a restaurant or buying groceries. However, the ladies could probably benefit from using the red card.
    It’s pretty ridiculous when you put soccer flopping in the context of the office, making dinner, eating at a restaurant or buying groceries. However, the ladies could probably benefit from using the red card.
  • Caffeine can pump up your workout

    Caffeine can pump up your workout

    Saturday, July 12 2014 2:00 PM EDT2014-07-12 18:00:09 GMT
    If you want a better workout, try a little caffeine before you lace up your tennis shoes.
    If you want a better workout, try a little caffeine before you lace up your tennis shoes.
  • Learn ins and outs of vacation spots before you go

    Learn ins and outs of vacation spots before you go

    Saturday, July 12 2014 9:03 AM EDT2014-07-12 13:03:26 GMT

    Hazards such as wild animals and treacherous surf can present dangers to unaware tourists. 

    Hazards such as wild animals and treacherous surf can present dangers to unaware tourists. 

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  • Andrew's Saturday Evening Forecast

    Andrew's Saturday Evening Forecast

    Andrew's Saturday Evening Forecast

     Temperatures today remained around average today.  As we move into tonight expect a few stray showers dying out quickly once the sun goes down. Temperatures drop to the mid 70s.  Tomorrow expect partly cloudy skies and temperatures climbing into the mid 90s. High temperatures during mid week will be in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
     Temperatures today remained around average today.  As we move into tonight expect a few stray showers dying out quickly once the sun goes down. Temperatures drop to the mid 70s.  Tomorrow expect partly cloudy skies and temperatures climbing into the mid 90s. High temperatures during mid week will be in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
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  • Church gives free gas to Jonesboro residents

    Church gives free gas to Jonesboro residents

    Saturday, July 12 2014 9:17 PM EDT2014-07-13 01:17:16 GMT
    Greater Dimensions World Outreach Ministries gave away free $10 gas cards to further its mission.
    Greater Dimensions World Outreach Ministries gave away free $10 gas cards to further its mission.
  • Low-cost vaccination clinics curb rabies cases

    Low-cost vaccination clinics curb rabies cases

    Saturday, July 12 2014 7:05 PM EDT2014-07-12 23:05:37 GMT
    More than 100 animals have tested positive for rabies in Arkansas this year.
    More than 100 animals have tested positive for rabies in Arkansas this year.
  • Jonesboro church encourages men to "man up"

    Jonesboro church encourages men to "man up"

    Saturday, July 12 2014 3:11 PM EDT2014-07-12 19:11:45 GMT
    The Jonesboro Worship Center wants to inspire men to set better examples in the community. 
    The Jonesboro Worship Center wants to inspire men to set better examples in the community. 
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  • Arkansans for Compassionate Care say they will make ballot in 2016

    Arkansans for Compassionate Care say they will make ballot in 2016

    Saturday, July 12 2014 9:31 AM EDT2014-07-12 13:31:02 GMT
    In 2012, voters rejected the legalization of marijuana for medical purposes in Arkansas.This year, they didn't get enough signatures to put it on the ballot. 
    In 2012, voters rejected the legalization of marijuana for medical purposes in Arkansas.This year, they didn't get enough signatures to put it on the ballot. 
  • Ross, Hutchinson spar over wage, health care

    Ross, Hutchinson spar over wage, health care

    The four candidates for Arkansas governor are squaring off in a debate hosted by a group representing the state's daily and weekly newspapers.
    Democratic gubernatorial nominee Mike Ross and Republican Asa Hutchinson have clashed over the minimum wage and the federal health care overhaul in a debate before the Arkansas Press Association.
  • AG candidates split on 'federal overreach'

    AG candidates split on 'federal overreach'

    The Democratic and Republican candidates for Arkansas attorney general are divided over whether the office should be used to fight the federal government.
    The Democratic and Republican candidates for Arkansas attorney general are divided over whether the office should be used to fight the federal government.

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