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  • Arkansas prepares for 1st double execution in US since 2000

    Arkansas prepares for 1st double execution in US since 2000

    Monday, April 24 2017 7:38 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:38:31 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 7:38 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:38:31 GMT

    Two Arkansas inmates who say they're in poor health after decades on death row argue that their medical conditions could lead to extreme pain during lethal injections.

    Two Arkansas inmates who say they're in poor health after decades on death row argue that their medical conditions could lead to extreme pain during lethal injections.

  • Home destroyed in early-morning fire

    Home destroyed in early-morning fire

    Monday, April 24 2017 5:51 AM EDT2017-04-24 09:51:08 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 6:45 AM EDT2017-04-24 10:45:42 GMT
    Scene of Fire (Source: Marion Fire Department/Facebook)Scene of Fire (Source: Marion Fire Department/Facebook)

    The Marion Fire Department battled an early-morning blaze Monday.

    The Marion Fire Department battled an early-morning blaze Monday.

  • Rescuer talks about saving girl who fell out of bus

    Rescuer talks about saving girl who fell out of bus

    Monday, April 24 2017 12:04 AM EDT2017-04-24 04:04:55 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 1:17 AM EDT2017-04-24 05:17:53 GMT

     Ryan Ciampoli, a hero volunteer firefighter, is talking about how he helped a little girl who fell out of the back of a bus.

     Ryan Ciampoli, a hero volunteer firefighter, is talking about how he helped a little girl who fell out of the back of a bus.

  • Murder suspect's name released following arrest

    Murder suspect's name released following arrest

    Sunday, April 23 2017 8:12 PM EDT2017-04-24 00:12:37 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 11:26 PM EDT2017-04-24 03:26:17 GMT
    (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)(Source: Jonesboro Police Department)

    The Jonesboro Police Department has made an arrest in the murder that happened early Saturday morning.

    The Jonesboro Police Department has made an arrest in the murder that happened early Saturday morning.

  • NYC house fire kills 5, including 3 children

    NYC house fire kills 5, including 3 children

    Monday, April 24 2017 7:38 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:38:18 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 7:38 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:38:18 GMT

    Investigators are scouring for clues about what sparked a deadly, fast-moving house fire that killed five people, including three children, on a sunny spring afternoon.

    Investigators are scouring for clues about what sparked a deadly, fast-moving house fire that killed five people, including three children, on a sunny spring afternoon.

  • Pence cites 'challenging times' to troops in American Samoa

    Pence cites 'challenging times' to troops in American Samoa

    Monday, April 24 2017 7:37 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:37:12 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 7:37 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:37:12 GMT

    The vice president met with American Samoan officials and troops on his way to Hawaii at the end of a tour of the Asia Pacific region.

    The vice president met with American Samoan officials and troops on his way to Hawaii at the end of a tour of the Asia Pacific region.

  • South Korea, allies brace for North Korea follow-up act

    South Korea, allies brace for North Korea follow-up act

    Monday, April 24 2017 7:37 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:37:04 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 7:37 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:37:04 GMT

    South Korea and its allies are bracing for the possibility that North Korea may carry out its sixth nuclear test or its maiden test launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile around the founding anniversary of its military on Tuesday.

    South Korea and its allies are bracing for the possibility that North Korea may carry out its sixth nuclear test or its maiden test launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile around the founding anniversary of its military on Tuesday.

  • As budget deadline looms, Trump pushes border wall funding

    As budget deadline looms, Trump pushes border wall funding

    Monday, April 24 2017 7:36 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:36:42 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 7:36 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:36:42 GMT

    Trump approaches the symbolic 100-day mark for his administration this coming week juggling a renewed health care push and his demands that a must-pass government funding bill should include money for the wall.

    Trump approaches the symbolic 100-day mark for his administration this coming week juggling a renewed health care push and his demands that a must-pass government funding bill should include money for the wall.

  • Erin Moran, Joanie Cunningham in "Happy Days," dies at 56

    Erin Moran, Joanie Cunningham in "Happy Days," dies at 56

    Monday, April 24 2017 7:36 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:36:29 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 7:36 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:36:29 GMT
    Erin Moran, the former child star who starred as Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms "Happy Days" and "Joanie Loves Chachi," has died.
    Erin Moran, the former child star who starred as Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms "Happy Days" and "Joanie Loves Chachi," has died.
  • Republicans in position to reshape federal bench

    Republicans in position to reshape federal bench

    Monday, April 24 2017 7:27 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:27:56 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 7:27 AM EDT2017-04-24 11:27:56 GMT
    Republicans are in position to fill dozens of federal judgeships and in doing so reshape U.S. courts.
    Republicans are in position to fill dozens of federal judgeships and in doing so reshape U.S. courts.
  • French vote for Macron, Le Pen shuts out mainstream politics

    French vote for Macron, Le Pen shuts out mainstream politics

    Monday, April 24 2017 4:16 AM EDT2017-04-24 08:16:46 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 4:16 AM EDT2017-04-24 08:16:46 GMT

    French voters have begun casting ballots for the presidential election in a tense first-round poll that's seen as a test for the spread of populism around the world.

    French voters have begun casting ballots for the presidential election in a tense first-round poll that's seen as a test for the spread of populism around the world.

  • Sessions on Hawaii remark: 'Nobody has a sense of humor'

    Sessions on Hawaii remark: 'Nobody has a sense of humor'

    Monday, April 24 2017 3:47 AM EDT2017-04-24 07:47:16 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 3:47 AM EDT2017-04-24 07:47:16 GMT

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions says "nobody has a sense of humor anymore.".

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions says "nobody has a sense of humor anymore.".

  • Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles

    Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles

    Monday, April 24 2017 3:37 AM EDT2017-04-24 07:37:41 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 3:37 AM EDT2017-04-24 07:37:41 GMT

    President Donald Trump is heading into one of the most challenging weeks of his presidency, juggling a renewed push on health care and a looming budget deadline.

    President Donald Trump is heading into one of the most challenging weeks of his presidency, juggling a renewed push on health care and a looming budget deadline.

  • UPDATE: Poplar Bluff shooting suspect turns himself in

    UPDATE: Poplar Bluff shooting suspect turns himself in

    Sunday, April 23 2017 11:49 PM EDT2017-04-24 03:49:17 GMT

    According to Poplar Bluff Police, a man connected with a shooting that happened on Friday, April 21 turned himself in two days later on Sunday.

    According to Poplar Bluff Police, a man connected with a shooting that happened on Friday, April 21 turned himself in two days later on Sunday.

  • Accused killer Kori Muhammad speaks

    Accused killer Kori Muhammad speaks

    Sunday, April 23 2017 10:33 PM EDT2017-04-24 02:33:40 GMT
    Sunday, April 23 2017 10:33 PM EDT2017-04-24 02:33:40 GMT

    FRESNO. CA (KGPE/CNN) - He’s a man who is accused of taking innocent lives and creating chaos across Fresno. On Saturday, Kori Muhammad spoke by phone from the Downtown Fresno Jail. He admitted to killing a total of four people and spoke about his hatred of white men. “Someone has to fight for all the people who died at the hands of racist white men,” Muhammad said. Police said Muhammad terrorized Fresno beginning a week ago Thursday at a Motel 6. Muhammad claimed ...

    FRESNO. CA (KGPE/CNN) - He’s a man who is accused of taking innocent lives and creating chaos across Fresno. On Saturday, Kori Muhammad spoke by phone from the Downtown Fresno Jail. He admitted to killing a total of four people and spoke about his hatred of white men. “Someone has to fight for all the people who died at the hands of racist white men,” Muhammad said. Police said Muhammad terrorized Fresno beginning a week ago Thursday at a Motel 6. Muhammad claimed ...

  • Advance, MO couple celebrates 69 years together

    Advance, MO couple celebrates 69 years together

    Sunday, April 23 2017 10:31 PM EDT2017-04-24 02:31:52 GMT
    (Source: Hank Cavagnaro/KFVS)(Source: Hank Cavagnaro/KFVS)

    Keeping a marriage going strong is a cause for celebration.  One couple from Advance, Missouri celebrated 69 years together on Sunday, April 23. 

    Keeping a marriage going strong is a cause for celebration.  One couple from Advance, Missouri celebrated 69 years together on Sunday, April 23. 

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  • Rockets' Beverley fined $25,000 for confronting fan

    Rockets' Beverley fined $25,000 for confronting fan

    Monday, April 24 2017 12:32 AM EDT2017-04-24 04:32:33 GMT
    Monday, April 24 2017 12:32 AM EDT2017-04-24 04:32:33 GMT
    The NBA has fined Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley $25,000 for confronting a fan after Game 3 of the team's first-round playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
    The NBA has fined Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley $25,000 for confronting a fan after Game 3 of the team's first-round playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
  • Memphis holds off Oklahoma City, 4-3

    Memphis holds off Oklahoma City, 4-3

    Sunday, April 23 2017 10:03 PM EDT2017-04-24 02:03:13 GMT

    Oklahoma City, OK (Redbirds) – The Memphis Redbirds grabbed an early lead that they would never relinquish in a 4-3 triumph over the Oklahoma City Dodgers on Sunday afternoon at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. Picking up from its ninth-inning rally on Saturday night, the Redbirds (10-8) came out of the gates quick, scoring twice in the first three batters of the game. Breyvic Valera led the game off with a single and promptly scored on a Todd Cunning

    Oklahoma City, OK (Redbirds) – The Memphis Redbirds grabbed an early lead that they would never relinquish in a 4-3 triumph over the Oklahoma City Dodgers on Sunday afternoon at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. Picking up from its ninth-inning rally on Saturday night, the Redbirds (10-8) came out of the gates quick, scoring twice in the first three batters of the game. Breyvic Valera led the game off with a single and promptly scored on a Todd Cunning

  • A-State Baseball drops series finale to South Alabama

    A-State Baseball drops series finale to South Alabama

    Sunday, April 23 2017 9:58 PM EDT2017-04-24 01:58:09 GMT
    Arkansas State University's official logo (Source: www.astate.edu)Arkansas State University's official logo (Source: www.astate.edu)
    Jonesboro, AR (A-State) – The Arkansas State baseball team was able to get within 6-5 of South Alabama, but the Jaguars scored the final nine runs of the game to earn a series-clinching 15-5 win Sunday afternoon at Tomlinson Stadium. South Alabama (25-16, 12-6 SBC) jumped in front in the top of the first with RBI singles by Wells Davis and Drew LaBounty. However, A-State loaded the bases in the bottom of the first with hits by Joe Schrimpf and Garrett Rucker before Jeremy ...
    Jonesboro, AR (A-State) – The Arkansas State baseball team was able to get within 6-5 of South Alabama, but the Jaguars scored the final nine runs of the game to earn a series-clinching 15-5 win Sunday afternoon at Tomlinson Stadium. South Alabama (25-16, 12-6 SBC) jumped in front in the top of the first with RBI singles by Wells Davis and Drew LaBounty. However, A-State loaded the bases in the bottom of the first with hits by Joe Schrimpf and Garrett Rucker before Jeremy ...
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