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  • Juvenile arrested in school threat investigation

    Juvenile arrested in school threat investigation

    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:46 AM EST2018-02-22 12:46:48 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:49 AM EST2018-02-22 14:49:08 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A juvenile is in custody as investigators look into a school threat in Batesville.

    A juvenile is in custody as investigators look into a school threat in Batesville.

  • US women beat Canada for gold in a 3-2 shootout thriller

    US women beat Canada for gold in a 3-2 shootout thriller

    Thursday, February 22 2018 2:34 AM EST2018-02-22 07:34:20 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:56 AM EST2018-02-22 14:56:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). United States celebrates winning gold after the women's gold medal hockey game against Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). United States celebrates winning gold after the women's gold medal hockey game against Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.

    Twenty long years after taking gold when the sport debuted in 1998, the United States snapped Canada's streak of four straight Olympic golds with a 3-2 shootout victory.

    Twenty long years after taking gold when the sport debuted in 1998, the United States snapped Canada's streak of four straight Olympic golds with a 3-2 shootout victory.

  • MO juvenile in custody for school threat

    MO juvenile in custody for school threat

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:25 AM EST2018-02-22 14:25:51 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:48 AM EST2018-02-22 14:48:28 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Kennett police arrested a juvenile as officers investigated a possible school threat.

    Kennett police arrested a juvenile as officers investigated a possible school threat.

  • Police seal off Brussels streets amid reports of gunman

    Police seal off Brussels streets amid reports of gunman

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:24 AM EST2018-02-22 13:24:10 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:46 AM EST2018-02-22 14:46:27 GMT
    Belgian police have sealed off part of a Brussels suburb amid media reports that an armed man could be at large.Belgian police have sealed off part of a Brussels suburb amid media reports that an armed man could be at large.

    Belgian police have sealed off part of a Brussels suburb amid media reports that an armed man could be at large.

    Belgian police have sealed off part of a Brussels suburb amid media reports that an armed man could be at large.

  • Improved FluMist nasal spray approved to return next flu season

    Improved FluMist nasal spray approved to return next flu season

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:48 AM EST2018-02-22 13:48:12 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:32 AM EST2018-02-22 14:32:25 GMT

    The nasal spray had been off the market for two years because of its poor performance compared to the flu shot.

    The nasal spray had been off the market for two years because of its poor performance compared to the flu shot.

  • Off-duty officer shot, killed while protecting neighbor

    Off-duty officer shot, killed while protecting neighbor

    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:47 AM EST2018-02-22 12:47:51 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:24 AM EST2018-02-22 13:24:30 GMT
    Ramzziddin leaves behind a wife and four children. Police say the man who killed him had a 'history of domestic incidents." (Source: WJLA/CNN)Ramzziddin leaves behind a wife and four children. Police say the man who killed him had a 'history of domestic incidents." (Source: WJLA/CNN)

    Ramzziddin leaves behind a wife and four children. Police say the man who killed him had a 'history of domestic incidents."

    Ramzziddin leaves behind a wife and four children. Police say the man who killed him had a 'history of domestic incidents."

  • Hacker attacks AR sheriff's office, steals info

    Hacker attacks AR sheriff's office, steals info

    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:23 AM EST2018-02-22 11:23:29 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:27 AM EST2018-02-22 12:27:08 GMT
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)

    The servers at a sheriff’s office in Northwest Arkansas have been hacked.

    The servers at a sheriff’s office in Northwest Arkansas have been hacked.

  • Activist works to raise awareness for distracted driving

    Activist works to raise awareness for distracted driving

    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:54 AM EST2018-02-22 08:54:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:24 AM EST2018-02-22 12:24:21 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    It's a frightening statistic in Arkansas and across the nation, distracted driving claims more than 3,000 lives per year.

    It's a frightening statistic in Arkansas and across the nation, distracted driving claims more than 3,000 lives per year.

  • Police: Husband shoots, kills 3 after threatening wife

    Police: Husband shoots, kills 3 after threatening wife

    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:39 AM EST2018-02-22 11:39:05 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:10 AM EST2018-02-22 12:10:43 GMT
    Police are still working to determine the motive for the crime. The suspect was taken to the hospital in extremely critical condition.Police are still working to determine the motive for the crime. The suspect was taken to the hospital in extremely critical condition.

    Investigators are still working to determine the motive for the crime. The suspect remains in critical condition. 

    Investigators are still working to determine the motive for the crime. The suspect remains in critical condition. 

  • Arrest made in Trumann homicide

    Arrest made in Trumann homicide

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:29 PM EST2018-02-21 23:29:13 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:43 AM EST2018-02-22 11:43:53 GMT
    Michael Lee Slaughter (Source: Poinsett County Sheriff's Office)Michael Lee Slaughter (Source: Poinsett County Sheriff's Office)

    According to Trumann Police Chief Chad Henson, a man is in custody in connection with a homicide Wednesday morning in the Poinsett County town. 

    According to Trumann Police Chief Chad Henson, a man is in custody in connection with a homicide Wednesday morning in the Poinsett County town. 

  • Police: Man hired hitman to kill parents

    Police: Man hired hitman to kill parents

    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:25 AM EST2018-02-22 11:25:10 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:25 AM EST2018-02-22 11:25:10 GMT
    The two men were arrested and face first-degree attempted murder charges, among others. (Source: Dupage County Sheriff’s Office/WLS/CNN)The two men were arrested and face first-degree attempted murder charges, among others. (Source: Dupage County Sheriff’s Office/WLS/CNN)

    The two men were arrested and face first-degree attempted murder charges, among others.

    The two men were arrested and face first-degree attempted murder charges, among others.

  • Firefighter uses personal canoe to rescue woman caught in floodwater

    Firefighter uses personal canoe to rescue woman caught in floodwater

    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:04 AM EST2018-02-22 11:04:42 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:04 AM EST2018-02-22 11:04:42 GMT

    Firefighters managed to pull the woman to safety after 45 minutes in the water.

    Firefighters managed to pull the woman to safety after 45 minutes in the water.

  • Missouri Senate bill could boost payments to nursing homes

    Missouri Senate bill could boost payments to nursing homes

    Thursday, February 22 2018 5:02 AM EST2018-02-22 10:02:09 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    The Missouri Senate has endorsed a bill that could boost Medicaid payments for nursing homes.

    The Missouri Senate has endorsed a bill that could boost Medicaid payments for nursing homes.

  • Arkansas radio station removes 'babe' from bracket's name

    Arkansas radio station removes 'babe' from bracket's name

    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:53 AM EST2018-02-22 09:53:49 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    An Arkansas radio show says it'll no longer call a promotion where listeners rate 16 local female television personalities in a tournament-like contest a "Babe Bracket" after facing growing criticism.

    An Arkansas radio show says it'll no longer call a promotion where listeners rate 16 local female television personalities in a tournament-like contest a "Babe Bracket" after facing growing criticism.

  • Woman saves girl from kidnapper by pretending to be her mother

    Woman saves girl from kidnapper by pretending to be her mother

    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:28 AM EST2018-02-22 06:28:55 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:28 AM EST2018-02-22 06:28:55 GMT

    The 12-year-old victim says the suspect grabbed her in a bear hug and began dragging her down the sidewalk.

    The 12-year-old victim says the suspect grabbed her in a bear hug and began dragging her down the sidewalk.

  • Angry teens swarm into Florida Capitol; demand new gun laws

    Angry teens swarm into Florida Capitol; demand new gun laws

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:43 AM EST2018-02-21 06:43:29 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 1:19 AM EST2018-02-22 06:19:21 GMT

    Students who survived the Florida school shooting are preparing to flood the Capitol pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people, vowing to make changes in the November election if they can't...

    Students who survived the Florida school shooting are preparing to flood the Capitol pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people, vowing to make changes in the November election if they can't persuade lawmakers to change law now.

  • 'Fix it!' Gun violence plea to Trump from students, parents

    'Fix it!' Gun violence plea to Trump from students, parents

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:47 AM EST2018-02-21 06:47:03 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:56 AM EST2018-02-22 05:56:03 GMT

    On Wednesday, Trump will host a "listening session" that will include people impacted by mass shootings in Parkland, Columbine, Colorado and Newtown, Connecticut.

    On Wednesday, Trump will host a "listening session" that will include people impacted by mass shootings in Parkland, Columbine, Colorado and Newtown, Connecticut.

  • NRA spokesperson faces questions from FL shooting students, families

    NRA spokesperson faces questions from FL shooting students, families

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:14 PM EST2018-02-22 04:14:46 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:05 AM EST2018-02-22 05:05:53 GMT
    Second Amendment supporter Dana Loesch spoke with students and families affected by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting at a CNN town hall on Wednesday, as Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel sat near. (Source: CNN)Second Amendment supporter Dana Loesch spoke with students and families affected by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting at a CNN town hall on Wednesday, as Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel sat near. (Source: CNN)

    Dana Loesch, a vocal Second Amendment supporter, took questions from the students and families affected by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting at a CNN town hall on Wednesday.

    Dana Loesch, a vocal Second Amendment supporter, took questions from the students and families affected by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting at a CNN town hall on Wednesday.

  • Shooting victim's father confronts Marco Rubio at CNN event

    Shooting victim's father confronts Marco Rubio at CNN event

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:19 PM EST2018-02-22 03:19:45 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:04 AM EST2018-02-22 05:04:59 GMT
    Fred Guttenberg, the father of Jaime Guttenberg, one of the 17 killed last week in Parkland, FL, pressed Sen. Marco Rubio on the role of guns and assault weapons in the shooting during a CNN town hall event on Wednesday, Feb. 21. (Source: CNN)Fred Guttenberg, the father of Jaime Guttenberg, one of the 17 killed last week in Parkland, FL, pressed Sen. Marco Rubio on the role of guns and assault weapons in the shooting during a CNN town hall event on Wednesday, Feb. 21. (Source: CNN)

    Senator Marco Rubio faced a barrage of tough questioning related to gun control and the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida at a CNN town hall event on Wednesday.

    Senator Marco Rubio faced a barrage of tough questioning related to gun control and the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida at a CNN town hall event on Wednesday.

  • Slideshow: Greene Co. Feb. 18-24 mug shots

    Slideshow: Greene Co. Feb. 18-24 mug shots

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:53 PM EST2018-02-22 04:53:34 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:00 AM EST2018-02-22 05:00:02 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    A photo gallery of mug shots from the Greene County Sheriff's Office.

    A photo gallery of mug shots from the Greene County Sheriff's Office.

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  • Juvenile arrested in school threat investigation

    Juvenile arrested in school threat investigation

    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:46 AM EST2018-02-22 12:46:48 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:49 AM EST2018-02-22 14:49:08 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A juvenile is in custody as investigators look into a school threat in Batesville.

    A juvenile is in custody as investigators look into a school threat in Batesville.

  • MO juvenile in custody for school threat

    MO juvenile in custody for school threat

    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:25 AM EST2018-02-22 14:25:51 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 9:48 AM EST2018-02-22 14:48:28 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Kennett police arrested a juvenile as officers investigated a possible school threat.

    Kennett police arrested a juvenile as officers investigated a possible school threat.

  • Arrest made in Trumann homicide

    Arrest made in Trumann homicide

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:29 PM EST2018-02-21 23:29:13 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:43 AM EST2018-02-22 11:43:53 GMT
    Michael Lee Slaughter (Source: Poinsett County Sheriff's Office)Michael Lee Slaughter (Source: Poinsett County Sheriff's Office)

    According to Trumann Police Chief Chad Henson, a man is in custody in connection with a homicide Wednesday morning in the Poinsett County town. 

    According to Trumann Police Chief Chad Henson, a man is in custody in connection with a homicide Wednesday morning in the Poinsett County town. 

  • Arkansas Headlines</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=147570" target="_top">More >></a>Arkansas HeadlinesMore>>

  • Hacker attacks AR sheriff's office, steals info

    Hacker attacks AR sheriff's office, steals info

    Thursday, February 22 2018 6:23 AM EST2018-02-22 11:23:29 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:27 AM EST2018-02-22 12:27:08 GMT
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)

    The servers at a sheriff’s office in Northwest Arkansas have been hacked.

    The servers at a sheriff’s office in Northwest Arkansas have been hacked.

  • Activist works to raise awareness for distracted driving

    Activist works to raise awareness for distracted driving

    Thursday, February 22 2018 3:54 AM EST2018-02-22 08:54:00 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:24 AM EST2018-02-22 12:24:21 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    It's a frightening statistic in Arkansas and across the nation, distracted driving claims more than 3,000 lives per year.

    It's a frightening statistic in Arkansas and across the nation, distracted driving claims more than 3,000 lives per year.

  • Arkansas radio station removes 'babe' from bracket's name

    Arkansas radio station removes 'babe' from bracket's name

    Thursday, February 22 2018 4:53 AM EST2018-02-22 09:53:49 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    An Arkansas radio show says it'll no longer call a promotion where listeners rate 16 local female television personalities in a tournament-like contest a "Babe Bracket" after facing growing criticism.

    An Arkansas radio show says it'll no longer call a promotion where listeners rate 16 local female television personalities in a tournament-like contest a "Babe Bracket" after facing growing criticism.

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  • Pacific cruise liner brawl sends guests fleeing to cabins

    Pacific cruise liner brawl sends guests fleeing to cabins

    Sunday, February 18 2018 12:10 AM EST2018-02-18 05:10:22 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:04 AM EST2018-02-22 12:04:13 GMT
    A South Pacific cruise was interrupted by brawls apparently caused by a 23-member family who threw punches at other passengers, some of whom said they locked themselves in cabins to escape. (Source: CNN)A South Pacific cruise was interrupted by brawls apparently caused by a 23-member family who threw punches at other passengers, some of whom said they locked themselves in cabins to escape. (Source: CNN)

    A South Pacific cruise was interrupted by brawls apparently caused by a 23-member family who threw punches at other passengers, some of whom locked themselves in cabins to escape days of violence.

    A South Pacific cruise was interrupted by brawls apparently caused by a 23-member family who threw punches at other passengers, some of whom locked themselves in cabins to escape days of violence.

  • Yuck: Bank staff sick of hawk scarfing pigeons at their door

    Yuck: Bank staff sick of hawk scarfing pigeons at their door

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:13 PM EST2018-02-21 18:13:53 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:04 AM EST2018-02-22 12:04:12 GMT
    The feeding habits of a Cooper's hawk may fascinate birdwatchers, but employees of an upstate New York bank are fed up with the feathery remnants of slaughtered pigeons at their doorstep.
    The feeding habits of a Cooper's hawk may fascinate birdwatchers, but employees of an upstate New York bank are fed up with the feathery remnants of slaughtered pigeons at their doorstep.
  • APNewsBreak: NY touts economic boom with South African photo

    APNewsBreak: NY touts economic boom with South African photo

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:12 PM EST2018-02-20 23:12:34 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 7:04 AM EST2018-02-22 12:04:11 GMT
    (Empire State Development via AP). This screen shot from a report released on the website of New York state's economic development agency, Empire State Development, shows seven towering heavy-lift cranes to help illustrate the state's growth, but the A...(Empire State Development via AP). This screen shot from a report released on the website of New York state's economic development agency, Empire State Development, shows seven towering heavy-lift cranes to help illustrate the state's growth, but the A...
    APNewsBreak: New York economic development agency issues report illustrating state's booming growth with 8-year-old photo of construction cranes in South Africa.
    APNewsBreak: New York economic development agency issues report illustrating state's booming growth with 8-year-old photo of construction cranes in South Africa.

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