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  • Thousands of Palestinians flee northern Gaza

    Thousands of Palestinians flee northern Gaza

    Sunday, July 13 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-07-13 23:00:25 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.
    Thousands of Palestinian residents of the northern Gaza Strip fled their homes on Sunday and sought safety in U.N. shelters, heeding warnings from the Israeli military about impending plans to bomb the area in the sixth...
  • Israel says it's downed drone along southern coast

    Israel says it's downed drone along southern coast

    Monday, July 14 2014 4:00 AM EDT2014-07-14 08:00:47 GMT
    Israel's military says it has downed an unmanned drone along its southern coastline, the first time it has encountered such a weapon since its struggle with Gaza Strip militants began last week.
    Israel's military said it downed a drone along its southern coastline on Monday, the first time it encountered such a weapon since its campaign against the Gaza Strip militants began last week.
  • Police officer slain by killer who sought fame

    Police officer slain by killer who sought fame

    Monday, July 14 2014 1:07 AM EDT2014-07-14 05:07:22 GMT
    Family and friends say Melvin Santiago had dreamed of being a police officer since he was a boy, seeking to follow in the footsteps of his uncle.
    Family and friends say Melvin Santiago had dreamed of being a police officer since he was a boy, seeking to follow in the footsteps of his uncle.
  • Argentine World Cup celebration marred by violence

    Argentine World Cup celebration marred by violence

    Monday, July 14 2014 12:18 AM EDT2014-07-14 04:18:55 GMT
    Riot police used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse a group of rock-throwing vandals who disturbed a rally by Argentines celebrating their team's gutsy performance in a 1-0 loss to Germany in the World Cup...
    Riot police used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse a group of rock-throwing vandals who disturbed a rally by Argentines celebrating their team's gutsy performance in a 1-0 loss to Germany in the World Cup finals.
  • ASU Beck PRIDE hosts 7th annual Veterans Patriotic Picnic and Health and Wellness Education Fair

    ASU Beck PRIDE hosts 7th annual Veterans Patriotic Picnic and Health and Wellness Education Fair

    Sunday, July 13 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-07-14 03:56:05 GMT
    JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Region 8 veterans got together to enjoy a family day of fun this weekend.The ASU Beck PRIDE Center hosted its 7th annual Veterans Patriotic Picnic and Health and Wellness Education Fair Saturday at the ASU Pavilion.Center Director Lynda Nash said hundreds attended the event and it would not have been possible without the help of volunteers.The Department of Veterans Affairs assisted with providing food for the event and answering questions about available resources for ...
    JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Region 8 veterans got together to enjoy a family day of fun this weekend.The ASU Beck PRIDE Center hosted its 7th annual Veterans Patriotic Picnic and Health and Wellness Education Fair Saturday at the ASU Pavilion.Center Director Lynda Nash said hundreds attended the event and it would not have been possible without the help of volunteers.The Department of Veterans Affairs assisted with providing food for the event and answering questions about available resources for ...
  • Obama, Cameron discuss foreign policy hot spots

    Obama, Cameron discuss foreign policy hot spots

    Sunday, July 13 2014 10:39 PM EDT2014-07-14 02:39:11 GMT
    The White House says President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron discussed Ukraine, Afghanistan, Iraq and the status of Iran nuclear talks during a Sunday phone call.
    The White House says President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron discussed Ukraine, Afghanistan, Iraq and the status of Iran nuclear talks during a Sunday phone call.
  • Goetze scores late to give Germany the World Cup

    Goetze scores late to give Germany the World Cup

    Sunday, July 13 2014 8:59 PM EDT2014-07-14 00:59:01 GMT
    The World Cup final kicked off at the Maracana Stadium on Sunday with Germany wearing its traditional white shirts and Argentina playing in dark blue.
    Mario Goetze produced the piece of individual skill that Lionel Messi couldn't muster.
  • Sgt. 1st Class Michael Braden to be laid to rest after National Guard armory shooting

    Sgt. 1st Class Michael Braden to be laid to rest after National Guard armory shooting

    Sunday, July 13 2014 6:57 PM EDT2014-07-13 22:57:12 GMT
    A Ripley, Miss. native will be laid to rest after he was shot and killed in a Tennessee National Guard armory this week.
    A Ripley, Miss. native will be laid to rest after he was shot and killed in a Tennessee National Guard armory this week.
  • Mayor: Cop killer said he was 'going to be famous'

    Mayor: Cop killer said he was 'going to be famous'

    Sunday, July 13 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-07-13 22:09:55 GMT
    Officials say a Jersey City police officer has been shot and killed while responding to an armed robbery call.
    A gunman who killed a rookie officer responding to a report of an armed robbery at a drugstore early Sunday never tried to rob the store and instead lay in wait for police, telling a witness to watch the news because he...
  • St. Louis health official urges carriage ride ban

    St. Louis health official urges carriage ride ban

    The director of the St. Louis Health Department says she will try to ban horse-drawn carriages on city streets after a weekend encounter with a horse showing signs of heat stroke.
    The director of the St. Louis Health Department says she will try to ban horse-drawn carriages on city streets after a weekend encounter with a horse showing signs of heat stroke.
  • County tests cameras in court for first time

    County tests cameras in court for first time

    Sunday, July 13 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-07-13 21:49:06 GMT
    The murder trial of a former Baptist missionary will be the first trial in Peoria County to allow cameras in the court.
    The murder trial of a former Baptist missionary will be the first trial in Peoria County to allow cameras in the court.
  • Katherine Heigl returns to TV with new NBC series

    Katherine Heigl returns to TV with new NBC series

    Sunday, July 13 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-07-13 21:37:00 GMT
    Katherine Heigl is returning to television, with her mother in tow.
    Katherine Heigl is returning to television, with her mother in tow.
  • Sheriff: Bus was hit by stolen car going wrong way

    Sheriff: Bus was hit by stolen car going wrong way

    Sunday, July 13 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-07-13 19:10:00 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 car that collided with a Greyhound bus on an Indiana highway, killing the car's driver and injuring 19 people on the bus, had just been stolen and was headed in the wrong direction, authorities said.
  • No Iran breakthrough with Kerry in Vienna

    No Iran breakthrough with Kerry in Vienna

    Sunday, July 13 2014 3:08 PM EDT2014-07-13 19:08:35 GMT
    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Vienna for a new round of nuclear talks with Iran.
    Joint efforts by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and three other Western foreign ministers failed Sunday to advance faltering nuclear talks with Iran, with the target date for a deal only a week away.
  • Soybean farmers race the clock due to rain

    Soybean farmers race the clock due to rain

    A rainy and cool spring combined with a wet start to summer has Arkansas soybean farmers racing to get their crop planted.
    A rainy and cool spring combined with a wet start to summer has Arkansas soybean farmers racing to get their crop planted.
  • New Cosby show could debut as soon as next summer

    New Cosby show could debut as soon as next summer

    Sunday, July 13 2014 2:06 PM EDT2014-07-13 18:06:42 GMT
    NBC says Bill Cosby could be returning to the network with a new comedy as soon as next summer.
    Bill Cosby could be returning to the network with a new comedy as soon as next summer.
  • Russia: 1 killed near Ukraine border by shell fire

    Russia: 1 killed near Ukraine border by shell fire

    Sunday, July 13 2014 1:08 PM EDT2014-07-13 17:08:01 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.
  • Multiple suspects due in court on Monday

    Multiple suspects due in court on Monday

    Sunday, July 13 2014 12:00 PM EDT2014-07-13 16:00:18 GMT
    Several people will appear in court Monday on various charges, including a man charged in the shooting death of a woman on New Year’s Eve and a man charged with sexual assault.
    Several people will appear in court Monday on various charges, including a man charged in the shooting death of a woman on New Year’s Eve and a man charged with sexual assault.
  • Iraq parliament postpones decision on new leaders

    Iraq parliament postpones decision on new leaders

    Sunday, July 13 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-07-13 15:59:33 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...
  • Don't let unplanned expenses derail your road trip budget

    Don't let unplanned expenses derail your road trip budget

    Sunday, July 13 2014 11:00 AM EDT2014-07-13 15:00:09 GMT
    A little pre-planning can go a long way toward road trip savings.
    A little pre-planning can go a long way toward road trip savings.
  • 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.
  • Teen survivor of Texas shooting attends memorial

    Teen survivor of Texas shooting attends memorial

    Saturday, July 12 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-07-12 21:26:30 GMT
    Cassidy Stay thanks the community for their support. (Source: KPRC/CNN)Cassidy Stay thanks the community for their support. (Source: KPRC/CNN)
    Cassidy Stay, a Texas teenager who was the only survivor of a shooting that killed her parents and four siblings, thanked her community for their support at a memorial.
    Cassidy Stay, a Texas teenager who was the only survivor of a shooting that killed her parents and four siblings, thanked her community for their support at a memorial.
  • 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 Sunday Evening Forecast

    Andrew's Sunday Evening Forecast

    Andrew's Sunday Evening Forecast

     Temperatures tonight will cool off into the lower 70s and we may see a few showers and storms late in the afternoon before sunset.  After sunset showers and storms will die out and cloud cover will decrease.  Moving into tomorrow expect scattered storms with some being severe.  Main threat with the storms tomorrow is large hail and damaging winds.  Tuesday will be much different high temps in the 70s and lows in the lower 60s.
     Temperatures tonight will cool off into the lower 70s and we may see a few showers and storms late in the afternoon before sunset.  After sunset showers and storms will die out and cloud cover will decrease.  Moving into tomorrow expect scattered storms with some being severe.  Main threat with the storms tomorrow is large hail and damaging winds.  Tuesday will be much different high temps in the 70s and lows in the lower 60s.
  • Police warn of social media dangers

    Police warn of social media dangers

    Police warn of social media dangers

    Sunday, July 13 2014 6:00 PM EDT2014-07-13 22:00:19 GMT
    JONESBORO, AR (KAIT)- Jonesboro Police are telling people to be careful what they put online. 
    JONESBORO, AR (KAIT)- Jonesboro Police are telling people to be careful what they put online. 
  • 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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  • 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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