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  • Greenway man reported missing, volunteers searching for him

    Greenway man reported missing, volunteers searching for him

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:20 AM EDT2014-09-01 11:20:02 GMT
    Volunteers pick up the search for missing Clay County man Monday morning. Johnie Schmidt, age 68, was last seen in the Greenway area Sunday morning.
    Volunteers pick up the search for missing Clay County man Monday morning. Johnie Schmidt, age 68, was last seen in the Greenway area Sunday morning.
  • Small earthquake rattles New Madrid Fault Zone

    Small earthquake rattles New Madrid Fault Zone

    Monday, September 1 2014 8:00 AM EDT2014-09-01 12:00:37 GMT
    A magnitude 3.1 earthquake centered near Tiptonville, Tennessee shook the ground Sunday night. 
    A magnitude 3.1 earthquake centered near Tiptonville, Tennessee shook the ground Sunday night. 

  • Moscow: Ukraine talks must back cease-fire now

    Moscow: Ukraine talks must back cease-fire now

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:13 AM EDT2014-09-01 11:13:28 GMT
    With a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine about to start, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has called on the participants to push for a cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and...
    Diplomats at a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine must push for an immediate, unconditional cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and pro-Russian separatists, Russia's foreign minister said...
  • Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

    Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:40 AM EDT2014-09-01 08:40:43 GMT
    Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers disrupted a Beijing official's speech Monday as he sought to explain a decision announced over the weekend to tightly limit voting reforms for the southern Chinese financial hub.
    Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers disrupted a Beijing official's speech Monday as he sought to explain a decision announced over the weekend to tightly limit voting reforms for the southern Chinese financial hub.
  • Lawmakers: Islamic State groups wants to hit US

    Lawmakers: Islamic State groups wants to hit US

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:33 AM EDT2014-09-01 08:33:11 GMT
    Cities in the United States and Western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State militants' future targets and President Barack Obama needs to take action, U.S. lawmakers say.
    Cities in the United States and Western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State militants' future targets and President Barack Obama needs to take action, U.S. lawmakers say.
  • Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights

    Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights

    Monday, September 1 2014 2:00 AM EDT2014-09-01 06:00:48 GMT
    Severe thunderstorms across the Northeast have slowed operations at airports, wreaked havoc at outdoor sporting and musical events and sent people scurrying from a beach in New York after three men there were...
    Severe thunderstorms across the Northeast on Sunday slowed operations at airports, wreaked havoc at outdoor sporting and musical events in New York and Philadelphia and sent people scurrying from a beach after three men...
  • US judge blocks enforcement of new La abortion law

    US judge blocks enforcement of new La abortion law

    Monday, September 1 2014 12:21 AM EDT2014-09-01 04:21:26 GMT
    A federal judge has temporarily blocked enforcement of Louisiana's restrictive new abortion law.
    A federal judge has temporarily blocked Louisiana from enforcing its restrictive new abortion law. But lawyers and advocates appeared to disagree about whether the judge's order affects doctors at all five abortion...
  • Breaking

    Amber Alert issued for teen shot and abducted

    Amber Alert issued for teen shot and abducted

    Monday, September 1 2014 12:01 AM EDT2014-09-01 04:01:32 GMT
    The Mississippi Highway Patrol has issued an Amber Alert for 17-year-old Katelyn Beard. She was abducted Saturday morning from between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. from 4244 Lynda Street in Jackson. Beard
    The Mississippi Highway Patrol has issued an Amber Alert for 17-year-old Katelyn Beard.
  • Movie money returning in Jonesboro

    Movie money returning in Jonesboro

    Sunday, August 31 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-09-01 03:42:39 GMT

    Jonesboro Police are investigating a case of fake money.

    Jonesboro Police are investigating a case of fake money.

  • Man steals pack of bacon on National Bacon Day

    Man steals pack of bacon on National Bacon Day

    Sunday, August 31 2014 10:12 PM EDT2014-09-01 02:12:58 GMT
    A package of bacon was stolen from Bill's Fresh Market on Saturday.
    A package of bacon was stolen from Bill's Fresh Market on Saturday.
  • 49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence

    49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:50:49 GMT
    Police in Northern California say San Francisco 49ers Ray McDonald has been arrested on domestic violence charges.
    San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested early Sunday on felony domestic violence charges after officers responded to a home in an upscale neighborhood, San Jose police said.
  • Islamist militia now guards US Embassy in Libya

    Islamist militia now guards US Embassy in Libya

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:00 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:00:40 GMT
    An Islamist-allied militia group says it has "secured" a U.S. Embassy compound in Libya's capital, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting.
    An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander said Sunday, as onlookers toured the abandoned homes of diplomats who fled the...
  • Cuba cracks down on goods in flyers' luggage

    Cuba cracks down on goods in flyers' luggage

    Sunday, August 31 2014 8:51 PM EDT2014-09-01 00:51:03 GMT
    A carload of burly nephews and grandsons greeted Martha and Alfredo Gonzalez when they stepped out of Havana's international airport into the blazing heat of an August afternoon.
    A carload of burly nephews and grandsons greeted Martha and Alfredo Gonzalez when they stepped out of Havana's international airport into the blazing heat of an August afternoon.
  • Philippine troops pull 'greatest escape' in Golan

    Philippine troops pull 'greatest escape' in Golan

    Sunday, August 31 2014 8:20 PM EDT2014-09-01 00:20:48 GMT
    Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers made a daring escape after being surrounded and under fire for seven hours by Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights, Philippine officials said Sunday, leaving 44...
    Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers escaped their besieged outpost in the Golan Heights after a seven-hour gunbattle with Syrian rebels, Philippine officials said Sunday. Al-Qaida-linked insurgents still hold...
  • Aftershocks follow 5.1 Alaska earthquake

    Aftershocks follow 5.1 Alaska earthquake

    Sunday, August 31 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-09-01 00:10:14 GMT
    The Alaska Earthquake Center says a magnitude 5.1 earthquake hit 43 miles northwest of Fairbanks on Saturday night.
    Aftershocks continue to rattle interior Alaska after a 5.1-magnitude earthquake Saturday night.
  • Official: 5 killed in plane crash north of Denver

    Official: 5 killed in plane crash north of Denver

    Sunday, August 31 2014 8:00 PM EDT2014-09-01 00:00:35 GMT
    A spokesman for the National Transportation Board says all five people aboard a small plane that crashed near an airport north of Denver have died.
    A spokesman for the National Transportation Board says all five people aboard a small plane that crashed near an airport north of Denver have died.
  • Ukraine: rebels fire on border guard vessel

    Ukraine: rebels fire on border guard vessel

    Sunday, August 31 2014 7:11 PM EDT2014-08-31 23:11:20 GMT
    Russian President Vladimir Putin is calling on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine, including discussing statehood.
    Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine.
  • Joan Rivers' daughter: I'm keeping fingers crossed

    Joan Rivers' daughter: I'm keeping fingers crossed

    Sunday, August 31 2014 4:35 PM EDT2014-08-31 20:35:49 GMT
    Joan Rivers remains hospitalized three days after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office in New York City.
    Joan Rivers' loved ones said Sunday that they remain hopeful about her recovery three days after she went into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.
  • What We Learned from the SEC in Week 1

    What We Learned from the SEC in Week 1

    Sunday, August 31 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-08-31 17:51:41 GMT

    For a while, it looked like the college football world was going to be upended in the first week of play, but it all worked out according to plan in the end.

    For a while, it looked like the college football world was going to be upended in the first week of play, but it all worked out according to plan in the end.

  • Israeli fire on Gaza town raises war crimes claim

    Israeli fire on Gaza town raises war crimes claim

    Sunday, August 31 2014 8:12 AM EDT2014-08-31 12:12:49 GMT
    The first of August dawned as a day of promise for the Mahmoum clan and thousands of other Palestinians stuck in United Nations shelters in Rafah - thanks to a temporary cease-fire with Israel they could go home...
    The first of August dawned as a day of promise for the Mahmoum clan and thousands of other Palestinians stuck in United Nations shelters in Rafah - thanks to a temporary cease-fire with Israel they could go home for three...
  • An update for DirecTV subscribers

    An update for DirecTV subscribers

    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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  • #6 Auburn surges in 2nd half to beat Arkansas

    #6 Auburn surges in 2nd half to beat Arkansas

    Sunday, August 31 2014 1:17 AM EDT2014-08-31 05:17:43 GMT
    AUBURN, AL (ArkansasRazorbacks.com) – Arkansas football fell to No. 6 Auburn 45-21, at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Alabama, Saturday evening. Auburn's (1-0, 1-0 SEC) win extends its series lead over Arkansas (0-1, 0-1 SEC) to 13-10-1. The Razorback offense was led by sophomore running back Alex Collins, who totaled 68 yards on 10 carries. Senior wide out Demetrius Wilson led the receiving corps with 55 yards, while senior tight end AJ Derby collected 40 yards and a touchdown. A newly appoi...
    AUBURN, AL (ArkansasRazorbacks.com) – Arkansas football fell to No. 6 Auburn 45-21, at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Alabama, Saturday evening. Auburn's (1-0, 1-0 SEC) win extends its series lead over Arkansas (0-1, 0-1 SEC) to 13-10-1. The Razorback offense was led by sophomore running back Alex Collins, who totaled 68 yards on 10 carries. Senior wide out Demetrius Wilson led the receiving corps with 55 yards, while senior tight end AJ Derby collected 40 yards and a touchdown. A newly appoi...
  • A-State tops Montana State in season opener

    A-State tops Montana State in season opener

    Sunday, August 31 2014 1:16 AM EDT2014-08-31 05:16:23 GMT
    The Red Wolves racked up 558 yards in a 37-10 victory. Fredi Knighten would tally 323 total yards and a passing touchdown.
    The Red Wolves racked up 558 yards in a 37-10 victory. Fredi Knighten would tally 323 total yards and a passing touchdown.
  • Chicago's Little League champs return as heroes

    Chicago's Little League champs return as heroes

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-08-27 22:48:25 GMT
    Chicago's beloved Little League champions are getting their own parade, from their ballpark on the city's South Side to Millennium Park downtown.
    The ballpark gleams, exactly as the home of the Little League World Series national championship team should.
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