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  • NEA District Fair in town, changes make arrival easier

    NEA District Fair in town, changes make arrival easier

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:54 PM EDT2014-09-16 03:54:46 GMT
    Whether you're looking to fill your stomach with a funnel cake or empty it on a ride, the NEA District Fair has plenty for everyone."
    Whether you're looking to fill your stomach with a funnel cake or empty it on a ride, the NEA District Fair has plenty for everyone."
  • Informing students on the signs of domestic violence

    Informing students on the signs of domestic violence

    Monday, September 15 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:59:04 GMT
    Representatives with ASU's Counseling Center are doing their part to make sure students are informed on how to recognize the signs of someone suffering from domestic violence.
    Representatives with ASU's Counseling Center are doing their part to make sure students are informed on how to recognize the signs of someone suffering from domestic violence.

  • Congress scrutinizes Obama military strategy

    Congress scrutinizes Obama military strategy

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 3:28 AM EDT2014-09-16 07:28:49 GMT
    President Barack Obama's strategy to combat Islamic State extremists in Iraq and Syria is being scrutinized in Congress, where the expanded military campaign has broad support but faces skepticism after more...
    President Barack Obama's strategy to combat Islamic State extremists in Iraq and Syria is being scrutinized in Congress, where the expanded military campaign has broad support but faces skepticism rooted in more than a...
  • Afghan suicide bomber kills 3 foreign troops

    Afghan suicide bomber kills 3 foreign troops

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 2:41 AM EDT2014-09-16 06:41:26 GMT
    A police official in Kabul says that a suicide car bomber has targeted a foreign convoy just a couple hundred yards (meters) from the U.S. Embassy.
    A Taliban attacker detonated his car bomb next to an international military convoy on Tuesday, killing three troops from the NATO-led force and wounding nearly 20 troops and civilians, officials said.
  • US to assign 3,000 from US military to fight Ebola

    US to assign 3,000 from US military to fight Ebola

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 12:15 AM EDT2014-09-16 04:15:42 GMT
    The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to...
    The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to overwhelmed local...
  • New questions over abortion coverage in health law

    New questions over abortion coverage in health law

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-09-16 03:18:08 GMT
    A nonpartisan congressional agency is raising new questions about compliance with a key compromise on abortion that allowed the federal health care law to pass in 2010.
    A nonpartisan congressional agency is raising new questions about compliance with a key compromise on abortion that allowed the federal health care law to pass in 2010.
  • Police: Body of missing App State student found with letter

    Police: Body of missing App State student found with letter

    Monday, September 15 2014 10:55 PM EDT2014-09-16 02:55:55 GMT
    Boone Police Officers received a call about the discovery of a dead body around 10:30 a.m. Saturday morning. The body was found in a wooded area adjacent to Poplar Grove Road near Appalachian State University. Police
    The body was found in a wooded area adjacent to Poplar Grove Road near Appalachian State University.
  • ASU helmet update

    ASU helmet update

    Monday, September 15 2014 9:51 PM EDT2014-09-16 01:51:39 GMT
    An ASU player said the school violated his free speech after the team altered a cross decal on the back of his helmet.
    An ASU player said the school violated his free speech after the team altered a cross decal on the back of his helmet.

  • Kerry: US open to talks with Iran on Islamic State

    Kerry: US open to talks with Iran on Islamic State

    Monday, September 15 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-09-16 01:31:38 GMT
    Reconnaissance planes at the ready, France called together diplomats to come up with a coherent global strategy Monday to combat extremists from the Islamic State group, minus the two countries who share most of...
    As more than two dozen nations pledged Monday to help Iraq fight the Islamic State militants, the United States said it was open to talking to Iran about a role in resolving the crisis, despite Washington's earlier...
  • Vikings bring back Peterson despite abuse charge

    Vikings bring back Peterson despite abuse charge

    Monday, September 15 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-09-15 22:31:28 GMT
    The Minnesota Vikings are reinstating Adrian Peterson this week after he was charged with child abuse and say he will play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.
    The Minnesota Vikings have seen the details. They have seen photos of the injuries that Adrian Peterson's 4-year-old son suffered at the hands of the star running back. They have a history of punishing players who have...
  • TV chopper helps police capture suspected carjacker

    TV chopper helps police capture suspected carjacker

    Monday, September 15 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-09-15 20:59:24 GMT

    A TV news-chopper helped police catch an alleged carjacker.

    A TV news-chopper helped police catch an alleged carjacker.

  • Sheriff: Inmate found with $1,900 worth of meth in her pants

    Sheriff: Inmate found with $1,900 worth of meth in her pants

    Monday, September 15 2014 4:30 PM EDT2014-09-15 20:30:33 GMT
    Amie Eggers-Long (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Amie Eggers-Long (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    A Jonesboro woman already in jail on numerous charges, including criminal trespassing and possession of drug paraphernalia, faces even more time behind bars after investigators say they found $1,900 worth of meth in her pants.
    A Jonesboro woman already in jail on numerous charges, including criminal trespassing and possession of drug paraphernalia, faces even more time behind bars after investigators say they found $1,900 worth of meth in her pants.

  • Decades later, Vietnam soldiers get Medal of Honor

    Decades later, Vietnam soldiers get Medal of Honor

    Monday, September 15 2014 3:51 PM EDT2014-09-15 19:51:23 GMT
    After an act of Congress and years of lobbying by descendants and admirers, a Union Army officer who made the ultimate sacrifice more than 150 years ago will be recognized for his heroism when President Barack...
    Two Vietnam War soldiers - one still living, one killed in action - received the Medal of Honor in a White House ceremony on Monday, nearly 50 years after they threw themselves into harm's way to protect their brothers...
  • Suspect arrested in Trumann stabbing

    Suspect arrested in Trumann stabbing

    Monday, September 15 2014 3:45 PM EDT2014-09-15 19:45:25 GMT
    Police have made an arrest in a stabbing over the weekend that left one man in critical condition.
    Police have made an arrest in a stabbing over the weekend that left one man in critical condition.
  • Teen critically injured after police use stun gun on him

    Teen critically injured after police use stun gun on him

    Monday, September 15 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-09-15 19:13:31 GMT
    Family and friends are questioning the use of force by Independence police after a struggle with an officer sent a 17-year-old to the hospital.
    Family and friends are questioning the use of force by Independence police after a struggle with an officer sent a 17-year-old to the hospital.
  • Kennett police investigating series of break-ins

    Kennett police investigating series of break-ins

    Monday, September 15 2014 2:58 PM EDT2014-09-15 18:58:51 GMT
    Police in Kennett are currently investigating several break-ins, both from vehicles and residences.
    Police in Kennett are currently investigating several break-ins, both from vehicles and residences.
  • Miss America: More to worry about than red cup

    Miss America: More to worry about than red cup

    Monday, September 15 2014 2:32 PM EDT2014-09-15 18:32:01 GMT
    The new Miss America followed in the footsteps of her predecessors and posed for pictures in the Atlantic City surf.
    The new Miss America says there are more important things for people to worry about than her little red cup.
  • GM expert says 19 deaths eligible for compensation

    GM expert says 19 deaths eligible for compensation

    Monday, September 15 2014 2:26 PM EDT2014-09-15 18:26:58 GMT
    General Motors' compensation expert in cases involving faulty ignition switches has determined that 19 wrongful death claims are eligible for payments from the company.
    The death toll tied to faulty ignition switches in General Motors small cars has risen to 19, according to a compensation expert hired by the company. The number is likely to go higher.
  • Arkansas AG asks court to uphold gay marriage ban

    Arkansas AG asks court to uphold gay marriage ban

    Monday, September 15 2014 1:30 PM EDT2014-09-15 17:30:16 GMT
    The attorney general's office is asking the Arkansas Supreme Court to uphold the state's gay marriage ban, arguing a county judge was wrong to say it violated the state and U.S. constitutions.
    The attorney general's office is asking the Arkansas Supreme Court to uphold the state's gay marriage ban, arguing a county judge was wrong to say it violated the state and U.S. constitutions.
  • Oops! Wrong number: scam artist dials sheriff's deputy

    Oops! Wrong number: scam artist dials sheriff's deputy

    Monday, September 15 2014 12:39 PM EDT2014-09-15 16:39:50 GMT
    The man on the other end of the line claimed he was a Publishers Clearing House representative and that Dustin Norwood had won $2.5 million dollars and a 2015 Mercedes Benz C Class automobile. What the caller did not know is Norwood is a deputy with the Craighead County Sheriff's Office.
    The man on the other end of the line claimed he was a Publishers Clearing House representative and that Dustin Norwood had won $2.5 million dollars and a 2015 Mercedes Benz C Class automobile. What the caller did not know is Norwood is a deputy with the Craighead County Sheriff's Office.
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  • ASU helmet update

    ASU helmet update

    Monday, September 15 2014 9:51 PM EDT2014-09-16 01:51:39 GMT
    An ASU player said the school violated his free speech after the team altered a cross decal on the back of his helmet.
    An ASU player said the school violated his free speech after the team altered a cross decal on the back of his helmet.

  • Informing students on the signs of domestic violence

    Informing students on the signs of domestic violence

    Monday, September 15 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-09-15 23:59:04 GMT
    Representatives with ASU's Counseling Center are doing their part to make sure students are informed on how to recognize the signs of someone suffering from domestic violence.
    Representatives with ASU's Counseling Center are doing their part to make sure students are informed on how to recognize the signs of someone suffering from domestic violence.

  • Climate change and waterfowl population

    Climate change and waterfowl population

    Monday, September 15 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-09-15 22:48:31 GMT
    It is that time of year again where hunters grab their guns and head to waterways for waterfowl.
    It is that time of year again where hunters grab their guns and head to waterways for waterfowl.
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  • Arkansas AG asks court to uphold gay marriage ban

    Arkansas AG asks court to uphold gay marriage ban

    Monday, September 15 2014 1:30 PM EDT2014-09-15 17:30:16 GMT
    The attorney general's office is asking the Arkansas Supreme Court to uphold the state's gay marriage ban, arguing a county judge was wrong to say it violated the state and U.S. constitutions.
    The attorney general's office is asking the Arkansas Supreme Court to uphold the state's gay marriage ban, arguing a county judge was wrong to say it violated the state and U.S. constitutions.
  • 25 Arkansas counties under firewood quarantine

    25 Arkansas counties under firewood quarantine

    Monday, September 15 2014 8:24 AM EDT2014-09-15 12:24:24 GMT
    The Arkansas State Plant Board has implemented an emergency quarantine on certain types of wood in 25 Arkansas counties to help slow the spread of an invasive beetle.
    The Arkansas State Plant Board has implemented an emergency quarantine on certain types of wood in 25 Arkansas counties to help slow the spread of an invasive beetle.
  • Mayflower subdivision filling up again after spill

    Mayflower subdivision filling up again after spill

    Friday, September 12 2014 2:56 PM EDT2014-09-12 18:56:30 GMT
    People are starting to move back into an Arkansas subdivision evacuated last year after a 2013 pipeline accident.
    People are starting to move back into an Arkansas subdivision evacuated last year after a 2013 pipeline accident.
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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.
  • 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.

  • A-State Volleyball Sweeps Southern Utah and SIUE

    A-State Volleyball Sweeps Southern Utah and SIUE

    Saturday, September 13 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-09-14 02:30:51 GMT
    The Arkansas State volleyball team didn't lose a set in the SIUE Invitational after defeating Southern Utah 3-0 (25-20, 25-20, 25-20) Saturday afternoon before taking down the SIUE Cougars 3-0 (25-16, 25-21, 25-19) in the nightcap at the Vadalabene Center in Edwardsville, Ill.
    The Arkansas State volleyball team didn't lose a set in the SIUE Invitational after defeating Southern Utah 3-0 (25-20, 25-20, 25-20) Saturday afternoon before taking down the SIUE Cougars 3-0 (25-16, 25-21, 25-19) in the nightcap at the Vadalabene Center in Edwardsville, Ill.
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  • Police: Body of missing App State student found with letter

    Police: Body of missing App State student found with letter

    Monday, September 15 2014 10:55 PM EDT2014-09-16 02:55:55 GMT
    Boone Police Officers received a call about the discovery of a dead body around 10:30 a.m. Saturday morning. The body was found in a wooded area adjacent to Poplar Grove Road near Appalachian State University. Police
    The body was found in a wooded area adjacent to Poplar Grove Road near Appalachian State University.
  • Sheriff: Inmate found with $1,900 worth of meth in her pants

    Sheriff: Inmate found with $1,900 worth of meth in her pants

    Monday, September 15 2014 4:30 PM EDT2014-09-15 20:30:33 GMT
    Amie Eggers-Long (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Amie Eggers-Long (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
    A Jonesboro woman already in jail on numerous charges, including criminal trespassing and possession of drug paraphernalia, faces even more time behind bars after investigators say they found $1,900 worth of meth in her pants.
    A Jonesboro woman already in jail on numerous charges, including criminal trespassing and possession of drug paraphernalia, faces even more time behind bars after investigators say they found $1,900 worth of meth in her pants.

  • ASU helmet update

    ASU helmet update

    Monday, September 15 2014 9:51 PM EDT2014-09-16 01:51:39 GMT
    An ASU player said the school violated his free speech after the team altered a cross decal on the back of his helmet.
    An ASU player said the school violated his free speech after the team altered a cross decal on the back of his helmet.

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