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  • Newport Kroger to close

    Newport Kroger to close

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 9:32 AM EDT2014-07-30 13:32:37 GMT
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    The Kroger grocery store in Newport will close. The decision was announced on Monday.
    The Kroger grocery store in Newport will close. The decision was announced on Monday.
  • Shelling of UN school kills 15 as Gaza war rages

    Shelling of UN school kills 15 as Gaza war rages

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 9:38 AM EDT2014-07-30 13:38:21 GMT
    A Palestinian health official says 13 people were killed after tank shells hit a U.N. school in Gaza where hundreds of Palestinians had taken refuge from Israeli attacks.
    Israeli tank shells slammed into a crowded U.N. school sheltering Gazans displaced by fighting on Wednesday, killing 15 and wounding 90 after tearing through the walls of two classrooms, a spokesman for a U.N. aid agency...
  • GOP-led House ready to OK lawsuit against Obama

    GOP-led House ready to OK lawsuit against Obama

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:46 AM EDT2014-07-30 12:46:49 GMT
    Republicans are ready to muscle legislation through the House authorizing an election-year lawsuit against President Barack Obama that accuses him of exceeding his powers in enforcing his health care law.
    Republicans are ready to muscle legislation through the House authorizing an election-year lawsuit against President Barack Obama that accuses him of exceeding his powers in enforcing his health care law.
  • Ukraine official: Rebels lay mines near crash site

    Ukraine official: Rebels lay mines near crash site

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:09 AM EDT2014-07-30 12:09:50 GMT
    Officials in the Donetsk region in eastern Ukraine say 19 people have died in fighting between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists.
    International observers turned back Wednesday after making another attempt to reach the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 went down in eastern Ukraine, and a government official said the area near the zone had been...
  • Diabetic girl reunited with service dog who was essentially stolen

    Diabetic girl reunited with service dog who was essentially stolen

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:46 AM EDT2014-07-30 11:46:15 GMT
    An 11-year old diabetic girl and her service dog 'Major' are back together again after Major was essentially stolen.
    An 11-year old diabetic girl and her service dog Major are back together again after Major was essentially stolen.
  • Annual Rice Expo set Friday in Stuttgart

    Annual Rice Expo set Friday in Stuttgart

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:03 AM EDT2014-07-30 11:03:53 GMT
    Cooking demonstrations, a rice recipe contest, field tours, kids' activities and other events are planned at Friday's fourth annual Arkansas Rice Expo in Stuttgart.
    Cooking demonstrations, a rice recipe contest, field tours, kids' activities and other events are planned at Friday's fourth annual Arkansas Rice Expo in Stuttgart.
  • Arkansas State University closes outreach center

    Arkansas State University closes outreach center

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:01 AM EDT2014-07-30 11:01:32 GMT
    Arkansas State University is closing its decades-old Continuing Education and Community Outreach Center.
    Arkansas State University is closing its decades-old Continuing Education and Community Outreach Center.
  • Authorities find bodies of Arkansas man, son

    Authorities find bodies of Arkansas man, son

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:50 AM EDT2014-07-30 10:50:07 GMT
    Arkansas officials say search crews have discovered the bodies of a man and his infant son who were reported missing in the Ouachita Mountains late last week.
    Arkansas officials say search crews have discovered the bodies of a man and his infant son who were reported missing in the Ouachita Mountains late last week.
  • Missouri reports case of mosquito-borne virus

    Missouri reports case of mosquito-borne virus

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:43 AM EDT2014-07-30 10:43:56 GMT
    Missouri health officials have reported the state's first case of a mosquito-borne virus that has been spreading to the U.S. from the Caribbean.
    Missouri health officials have reported the state's first case of a mosquito-borne virus that has been spreading to the U.S. from the Caribbean.
  • US appeals court blocks Mississippi abortion law

    US appeals court blocks Mississippi abortion law

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:36 AM EDT2014-07-30 08:36:50 GMT
    Mississippi's governor and attorney general will have to decide whether to challenge a federal appeals court ruling that is keeping the state's only abortion clinic in business.
    Mississippi's governor and attorney general will have to decide whether to challenge a federal appeals court ruling that is keeping the state's only abortion clinic in business.
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  • Authorities find bodies of Arkansas man, son

    Authorities find bodies of Arkansas man, son

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:50 AM EDT2014-07-30 10:50:07 GMT
    Arkansas officials say search crews have discovered the bodies of a man and his infant son who were reported missing in the Ouachita Mountains late last week.
    Arkansas officials say search crews have discovered the bodies of a man and his infant son who were reported missing in the Ouachita Mountains late last week.
  • Annual Rice Expo set Friday in Stuttgart

    Annual Rice Expo set Friday in Stuttgart

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:03 AM EDT2014-07-30 11:03:53 GMT
    Cooking demonstrations, a rice recipe contest, field tours, kids' activities and other events are planned at Friday's fourth annual Arkansas Rice Expo in Stuttgart.
    Cooking demonstrations, a rice recipe contest, field tours, kids' activities and other events are planned at Friday's fourth annual Arkansas Rice Expo in Stuttgart.
  • Bull Shoals chief wants retrial in Harrison court

    Bull Shoals chief wants retrial in Harrison court

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:38 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:38:14 GMT
    The attorney for the Bull Shoals police chief accused of using excessive force against a domestic violence suspect last year wants his retrial moved from Fayetteville back to Harrison.
    The attorney for the Bull Shoals police chief accused of using excessive force against a domestic violence suspect last year wants his retrial moved from Fayetteville back to Harrison.
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  • A-State Fall Camp kicks off Thursday

    A-State Fall Camp kicks off Thursday

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 12:03 AM EDT2014-07-30 04:03:31 GMT
    Seventeen of the eighteen workouts are scheduled to start at 8:35am. All practices are OPEN to the public. The workouts will be held at Centennial Bank Stadium or the football practice fields.
    Seventeen of the eighteen workouts are scheduled to start at 8:35am. All practices are OPEN to the public. The workouts will be held at Centennial Bank Stadium or the football practice fields.
  • 'Out of nowhere': Twins add undrafted 24-year-old

    'Out of nowhere': Twins add undrafted 24-year-old

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 1:58 AM EDT2014-07-30 05:58:05 GMT
    In one of their craziest scouting experiences, the Minnesota Twins have reached a deal with a 24-year-old pitcher who has thrown 100 mile per hour fastballs in a California summer league but has never been drafted.
    In one of their craziest scouting experiences, the Minnesota Twins have reached a deal with a 24-year-old pitching prospect who has thrown 100 mile per hour fastballs but has never been drafted.
  • Cardinals sign veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski

    Cardinals sign veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski

    Saturday, July 26 2014 2:21 PM EDT2014-07-26 18:21:13 GMT
    CHICAGO (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals have signed veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski. Pierzynski, 37, was in the starting lineup and batting sixth for the Cardinals' afternoon matchup against the Chicago Cubs. Catcher George Kottaras was designated for assignment to make room on the roster. The Cardinals have been looking for a steady presence behind the plate since All-Star Yadier Molina went down with a torn ligament in his right thumb on July 9. Molina underwent surgery on July 11 and is exp...
    CHICAGO (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals have signed veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski. Pierzynski, 37, was in the starting lineup and batting sixth for the Cardinals' afternoon matchup against the Chicago Cubs. Catcher George Kottaras was designated for assignment to make room on the roster. The Cardinals have been looking for a steady presence behind the plate since All-Star Yadier Molina went down with a torn ligament in his right thumb on July 9. Molina underwent surgery on July 11 and is exp...
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  • Authorities find bodies of Arkansas man, son

    Authorities find bodies of Arkansas man, son

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:50 AM EDT2014-07-30 10:50:07 GMT
    Arkansas officials say search crews have discovered the bodies of a man and his infant son who were reported missing in the Ouachita Mountains late last week.
    Arkansas officials say search crews have discovered the bodies of a man and his infant son who were reported missing in the Ouachita Mountains late last week.
  • Prostitution sting results in 12 arrests

    Prostitution sting results in 12 arrests

    Friday, July 25 2014 3:19 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:19:10 GMT
    (WMC) – A prostitution sting was conducted at a Southaven hotel Thursday. As a result, the following 12 people were arrested: Preston K. Mitchell, 52, Memphis, Tenn., charged with procuring prostitution
    A prostitution sting was conducted at a Southaven hotel Thursday. Twelve people were arrested.
  • Searchers find bodies of Arkansas man, infant son

    Searchers find bodies of Arkansas man, infant son

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:45 PM EDT2014-07-30 01:45:41 GMT
    A four-day search for an Arkansas man and his 10-month-old son came to a grim end Tuesday as authorities discovered their bodies in a remote area of the Ouachita Mountains, authorities said Tuesday.
    A four-day search for an Arkansas man and his 10-month-old son came to a grim end Tuesday as authorities discovered their bodies in a remote area of the Ouachita Mountains, authorities said Tuesday.

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