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  • Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional

    Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:23 PM EDT2014-08-31 01:23:21 GMT
    Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than...
    Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen...
  • Feds: Plane with unconscious pilot goes into ocean

    Feds: Plane with unconscious pilot goes into ocean

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:34 PM EDT2014-08-31 01:34:11 GMT
    The Coast Guard says the pilot of a small airplane lost consciousness while flying and the plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the Virginia coast.
    A pilot lost consciousness and the plane drifted into restricted airspace over the nation's capital, scrambling fighter jets that stayed with the small aircraft until it ran out of fuel and crashed Saturday.
  • Sam cut from Rams, but may still have NFL future

    Sam cut from Rams, but may still have NFL future

    Saturday, August 30 2014 8:00 PM EDT2014-08-31 00:00:41 GMT
    The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team.
    Not long after Michael Sam waved to an adoring crowd at Missouri's season opener, he looked down at his cell phone.
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    Man shot and killed, suspect in custody

    Man shot and killed, suspect in custody

    Saturday, August 30 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-08-30 19:35:52 GMT
    The Doniphan Police Department released a statement on Saturday about the shooting death of a local man.
    The Doniphan Police Department released a statement on Saturday about the shooting death of a local man.
  • EU threatens Russia with more sanctions

    EU threatens Russia with more sanctions

    Saturday, August 30 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-08-31 00:30:49 GMT
    Ukrainian forces say one of their fighter jets has been shot down by a Russian missile in combat against Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine.
    Despite tough rhetoric decrying Russia's increasing military involvement in Ukraine, European Union leaders on Sunday stopped short of imposing new sanctions against Moscow right away.
  • Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

    Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

    Saturday, August 30 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-08-31 00:10:51 GMT
    Australia's foreign minister has criticized the detention of 44 Fijian peacekeepers by Syrian rebels and is calling for their unconditional release.
    Clashes erupted between al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels and U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday after the militants surrounded their encampment, activists and officials said, as the international organization...
  • Trapped miners rescued in Nicaragua; 5 remain

    Trapped miners rescued in Nicaragua; 5 remain

    Saturday, August 30 2014 7:03 PM EDT2014-08-30 23:03:19 GMT
    Rescuers using long ladders tried to get food and water to freelance miners trapped in a Nicaraguan gold mine, as the effort to reach the 24 men entered its second day.
    Rescue workers and trapped miners alike frantically dug away at opposite sides of rock and mud that blocked a Nicaragua gold mine, finally succeeding in freeing at least 20 men. Efforts to reach five miners still missing...
  • People rally at Ohio Wal-Mart where cops shot man

    People rally at Ohio Wal-Mart where cops shot man

    Saturday, August 30 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-08-30 22:23:37 GMT
    Some 200 people held signs and chanted Saturday outside a Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police.
    Some 200 people held signs and chanted Saturday outside a Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police.
  • Saudi king warns of terrorist threat to Europe, US

    Saudi king warns of terrorist threat to Europe, US

    Saturday, August 30 2014 3:21 PM EDT2014-08-30 19:21:19 GMT
    Iraqi officials say a suicide car bomb attack on an army checkpoint has killed nine people, including four soldiers, south of Baghdad.
    The king of Saudi Arabia has warned that extremists could attack Europe and the U.S. if there is not a strong international response to terrorism after the Islamic State group seized a wide territory across Iraq and Syria.
  • Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

    Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

    Saturday, August 30 2014 2:01 PM EDT2014-08-30 18:01:24 GMT
    An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years for Gaza's battered and neglected housing stock to be rebuilt following the war between Hamas and Israel.
    An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years under current levels of restrictions to rebuild the Gaza Strip's battered and neglected housing stock...
  • Ready yourself - flu season is around the corner

    Ready yourself - flu season is around the corner

    Saturday, August 30 2014 2:00 PM EDT2014-08-30 18:00:11 GMT

    Flu season is just around the corner, and it's time to get vaccinated. 

    Flu season is just around the corner, and it's time to get vaccinated. 

  • Your Week in Viral Videos: Little girl in awe of space shuttle

    Your Week in Viral Videos: Little girl in awe of space shuttle

    Saturday, August 30 2014 12:43 PM EDT2014-08-30 16:43:24 GMT

    Millions of people were inspired by the space shuttle, and it continues to do that, even though it hasn't flown in more than three years.

    Millions of people were inspired by the space shuttle, and it continues to do that, even though it hasn't flown in more than three years.

  • 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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    Man shot and killed, suspect in custody

    Man shot and killed, suspect in custody

    Saturday, August 30 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-08-30 19:35:52 GMT
    The Doniphan Police Department released a statement on Saturday about the shooting death of a local man.
    The Doniphan Police Department released a statement on Saturday about the shooting death of a local man.
  • Danny Ford honored by Disabled Veterans Group

    Danny Ford honored by Disabled Veterans Group

    Saturday, August 30 2014 12:11 AM EDT2014-08-30 04:11:12 GMT
    Disabled Veterans Group honored Danny Ford with a plaque on Friday.
    Disabled Veterans Group honored Danny Ford with a plaque on Friday.

  • U.S. Congressman Tom Cotton featured speaker

    U.S. Congressman Tom Cotton featured speaker

    Saturday, August 30 2014 12:02 AM EDT2014-08-30 04:02:46 GMT
    Candidate for U.S. Senate Congressman Tom Cotton was the featured speaker at the Northeast Arkansas Political Animals meeting at the Jonesboro Chamber of Commerce on Friday.
    Candidate for U.S. Senate Congressman Tom Cotton was the featured speaker at the Northeast Arkansas Political Animals meeting at the Jonesboro Chamber of Commerce on Friday.
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