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    Arrest made in Trumann homicide

    Arrest made in Trumann homicide

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:29 PM EST2018-02-21 23:29:13 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:51 PM EST2018-02-22 02:51:05 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. 

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Brookland School District prepares for major tournament

    Brookland School District prepares for major tournament

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:29 PM EST2018-02-22 03:29:11 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:02 PM EST2018-02-22 04:02:35 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Brookland School District is preparing for possible parking issues during the basketball 4-A State Tournament that expected to attract more than 10,000 people to the Bearcat Arena.

    The Brookland School District is preparing for possible parking issues during the basketball 4-A State Tournament that expected to attract more than 10,000 people to the Bearcat Arena.

  • Students use app to reduce litter on school campus

    Students use app to reduce litter on school campus

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:02 PM EST2018-02-22 03:02:13 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:00 PM EST2018-02-22 04:00:42 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    EAST Lab students at the Westside School District have found a way to track and reduce the litter on their campus simply by using an application. 

    EAST Lab students at the Westside School District have found a way to track and reduce the litter on their campus simply by using an application. 

  • Doctors fight for patients in opioid battle

    Doctors fight for patients in opioid battle

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:38 PM EST2018-02-21 23:38:31 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:24 PM EST2018-02-22 01:24:41 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    Members of St. Bernards Medical Center are working to fight the opioid addiction in Region 8.

    Members of St. Bernards Medical Center are working to fight the opioid addiction in Region 8.

  • Mother's fight to protect son from murder trial ends bittersweet

    Mother's fight to protect son from murder trial ends bittersweet

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:46 PM EST2018-02-22 00:46:30 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:00 PM EST2018-02-22 01:00:35 GMT
    Kristy Finch, Chauncey Thomas' mother (Source: KAIT)Kristy Finch, Chauncey Thomas' mother (Source: KAIT)

    A mother's fight to protect her son from facing a murder trial and a jury ended bittersweet. 

    A mother's fight to protect her son from facing a murder trial and a jury ended bittersweet. 

  • Police officer fired for loading explicit photos of himself onto city computers

    Police officer fired for loading explicit photos of himself onto city computers

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:00 PM EST2018-02-22 00:00:15 GMT

    Wynne Police Department has terminated an employee for violating city policy of using computers and technological resources. 

    Wynne Police Department has terminated an employee for violating city policy of using computers and technological resources. 

  • 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 5:45 AM EST2018-02-22 10:45:20 GMT

    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.

  • Wise gives it all, and comes out with another Olympic gold

    Wise gives it all, and comes out with another Olympic gold

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:26 PM EST2018-02-22 04:26:51 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 5:36 AM EST2018-02-22 10:36:09 GMT

    It's the seventh gold medal for the U.S. in Pyeongchang, five of which have come from snowboard and freestyle skiing events.

    It's the seventh gold medal for the U.S. in Pyeongchang, five of which have come from snowboard and freestyle skiing events.

  • 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.

  • PBM's discussed during meeting at Capitol

    PBM's discussed during meeting at Capitol

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:06 PM EST2018-02-22 04:06:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:30 PM EST2018-02-22 04:30:16 GMT
    Pharmacists and supporters went to the old Arkansas Supreme Court chamber in the state Capitol Wednesday to ask for legislation dealing with pharmacy benefit managers. (Source: KARK)Pharmacists and supporters went to the old Arkansas Supreme Court chamber in the state Capitol Wednesday to ask for legislation dealing with pharmacy benefit managers. (Source: KARK)

    A group of pharmacists spent their Wednesday at the state Capitol in Little Rock, battling for changes in drug reimbursement rates as lawmakers plan for a possible special session on the matter. 

    A group of pharmacists spent their Wednesday at the state Capitol in Little Rock, battling for changes in drug reimbursement rates as lawmakers plan for a possible special session on the matter. 

  • New plan will permanently end parking on Greensward

    New plan will permanently end parking on Greensward

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:39 PM EST2018-02-22 03:39:21 GMT
    (SOURCE: WMC Action News 5)(SOURCE: WMC Action News 5)

    City of Memphis released a new plan Wednesday for parking at the Memphis Zoo. 

    City of Memphis released a new plan Wednesday for parking at the Memphis Zoo. 

  • Power still out for people in region

    Power still out for people in region

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:59 AM EST2018-02-21 11:59:50 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:51 PM EST2018-02-22 02:51:00 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    As storms and rain move through this morning, damage and flooding reports are coming in from across the area.

    As storms and rain move through this morning, damage and flooding reports are coming in from across the area.

  • Little Rock man arrested in prescription fraud case

    Little Rock man arrested in prescription fraud case

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:21 PM EST2018-02-21 22:21:27 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:40 PM EST2018-02-22 02:40:23 GMT
    Elliott Moton (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office Website)Elliott Moton (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office Website)

    A trip to the pharmacy to pick up a prescription has a Central Arkansas man facing a multitude of charges. 

    A trip to the pharmacy to pick up a prescription has a Central Arkansas man facing a multitude of charges. 

  • Man arrested in fake company case

    Man arrested in fake company case

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:39 PM EST2018-02-21 22:39:41 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:36 PM EST2018-02-22 02:36:44 GMT
    Jeffrey Osburn (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Jeffrey Osburn (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A man who reportedly created a fake company and received nearly $20,000 for work he did not do now faces real charges after an investigation by police. 

    A man who reportedly created a fake company and received nearly $20,000 for work he did not do now faces real charges after an investigation by police. 

  • Woman arrested after heroin found in search

    Woman arrested after heroin found in search

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:02 PM EST2018-02-21 23:02:02 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:22 PM EST2018-02-22 02:22:03 GMT
    Mary Bryant (Source: Sharp Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Mary Bryant (Source: Sharp Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    A search of a Sharp County woman Tuesday reportedly uncovered heroin and meth, with the woman facing several charges. 

    A search of a Sharp County woman Tuesday reportedly uncovered heroin and meth, with the woman facing several charges. 

  • Police search for suspect in missing money case

    Police search for suspect in missing money case

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:18 PM EST2018-02-21 23:18:59 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:18 PM EST2018-02-22 02:18:48 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Authorities in Kennett would like to know what happened to money missing from a local restaurant. 

    Authorities in Kennett would like to know what happened to money missing from a local restaurant. 

  • Company to expand operation on Big River Steel site

    Company to expand operation on Big River Steel site

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:38 PM EST2018-02-22 00:38:35 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:06 PM EST2018-02-22 02:06:35 GMT

    A steel-related company will be adding on to its facility in Osceola, with equipment expected to be ready by later this year. 

    A steel-related company will be adding on to its facility in Osceola, with equipment expected to be ready by later this year. 

  • Missouri bill could add adults to texting and driving ban

    Missouri bill could add adults to texting and driving ban

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:45 PM EST2018-02-22 00:45:23 GMT

    The current texting and driving law in Missouri only prohibits drivers under the age of 21 from handling their phones behind the wheel, but a local lawmaker also wants to make the form of distracted driving illegal for adults.

    The current texting and driving law in Missouri only prohibits drivers under the age of 21 from handling their phones behind the wheel, but a local lawmaker also wants to make the form of distracted driving illegal for adults.

  • City reminds residents of tornado siren plan

    City reminds residents of tornado siren plan

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:08 PM EST2018-02-21 23:08:38 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:22 PM EST2018-02-22 00:22:22 GMT
    (Source: City of Cardwell, MO Office of Emergency Management Facebook page)(Source: City of Cardwell, MO Office of Emergency Management Facebook page)

    Cardwell, Missouri is making sure its citizens know the city’s policy on tornado sirens.

    Cardwell, Missouri is making sure its citizens know the city’s policy on tornado sirens.

  • February Teacher of the Month: Candice Thorne, Cave City Elementary

    February Teacher of the Month: Candice Thorne, Cave City Elementary

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:37 AM EST2018-02-21 16:37:39 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:17 PM EST2018-02-22 00:17:25 GMT
    Newspaper clipping from Millie's Magic article (Source: KAIT)Newspaper clipping from Millie's Magic article (Source: KAIT)

    February's teacher of the month comes from Sharp County and teaches the youngest students at Cave City Elementary.

    February's teacher of the month comes from Sharp County and teaches the youngest students at Cave City Elementary.

  • Sheriff's dept. uses crime summit to share information

    Sheriff's dept. uses crime summit to share information

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:14 PM EST2018-02-21 23:14:23 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:12 PM EST2018-02-22 00:12:36 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    A Region 8 sheriff’s department is being proactive in communicating between departments.

    A Region 8 sheriff’s department is being proactive in communicating between departments.

  • Five Rivers Medical Center deemed a "Stroke Ready Hospital"

    Five Rivers Medical Center deemed a "Stroke Ready Hospital"

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 7:08 PM EST2018-02-22 00:08:23 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Five Rivers, which is located in Pocahontas, is one of 11 Stroke Ready Hospitals across the state of Arkansas according to the Department of Health.

    Five Rivers, which is located in Pocahontas, is one of 11 Stroke Ready Hospitals across the state of Arkansas according to the Department of Health.

  • Poplar Bluff PD searching for suspected shoplifter

    Poplar Bluff PD searching for suspected shoplifter

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:31 PM EST2018-02-21 23:31:39 GMT

    The area around Shelby Road in Poplar Bluff, Missouri is on lockdown following an incident involving a suspected shoplifter at a business in the area.

    The area around Shelby Road in Poplar Bluff, Missouri is on lockdown following an incident involving a suspected shoplifter at a business in the area.

  • Ex-judge who coerced sex from men gets 5 years

    Ex-judge who coerced sex from men gets 5 years

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:51 PM EST2018-02-21 22:51:01 GMT
    Joseph Boeckmann (Source: Pulaski Co Sheriff's Office)Joseph Boeckmann (Source: Pulaski Co Sheriff's Office)
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The Latest on the sentencing for a former Arkansas judge who admitted trading lighter sentences for sexual favors (all times local):      3:30 p.m.      A federal judge has sentenced a former Arkansas judge to five years in prison after he admitted giving young male defendants lighter sentences in exchange for sexual favors.      A lawyer for 72-year-old Joseph Boeckmann asked the judge Wednesday for a term of home ...
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The Latest on the sentencing for a former Arkansas judge who admitted trading lighter sentences for sexual favors (all times local):      3:30 p.m.      A federal judge has sentenced a former Arkansas judge to five years in prison after he admitted giving young male defendants lighter sentences in exchange for sexual favors.      A lawyer for 72-year-old Joseph Boeckmann asked the judge Wednesday for a term of home ...
  • Guns, drugs, money found in bust: 2 arrests made

    Guns, drugs, money found in bust: 2 arrests made

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:13 PM EST2018-02-21 19:13:56 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:31 PM EST2018-02-21 19:31:51 GMT

    Two people were arrested after authorities found guns, drugs, and money while executing a search warrant.

    Two people were arrested after authorities found guns, drugs, and money while executing a search warrant.

  • Missouri bill could take licenses from some teen drivers

    Missouri bill could take licenses from some teen drivers

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:25 PM EST2018-02-21 18:25:15 GMT
    (Credit: MO DMV)(Credit: MO DMV)

    A Missouri bill would confiscate licenses from teenagers accused of unlawful driving.

    A Missouri bill would confiscate licenses from teenagers accused of unlawful driving.

  • 18 rescued from flooded AR school bus

    18 rescued from flooded AR school bus

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:11 PM EST2018-02-21 17:11:10 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:39 PM EST2018-02-21 17:39:51 GMT

    Over a dozen students and a driver were rescued from a flooded school bus.

    Over a dozen students and a driver were rescued from a flooded school bus.

  • Authorities searching for car in suspicious death investigation

    Authorities searching for car in suspicious death investigation

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:55 AM EST2018-02-21 16:55:25 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:09 PM EST2018-02-21 17:09:51 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Authorities in Oregon County are investigating a suspicious death and searching for a car owned by the victim.

    Authorities in Oregon County are investigating a suspicious death and searching for a car owned by the victim.

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  • PBM's discussed during meeting at Capitol

    PBM's discussed during meeting at Capitol

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:06 PM EST2018-02-22 04:06:00 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:30 PM EST2018-02-22 04:30:16 GMT
    Pharmacists and supporters went to the old Arkansas Supreme Court chamber in the state Capitol Wednesday to ask for legislation dealing with pharmacy benefit managers. (Source: KARK)Pharmacists and supporters went to the old Arkansas Supreme Court chamber in the state Capitol Wednesday to ask for legislation dealing with pharmacy benefit managers. (Source: KARK)

    A group of pharmacists spent their Wednesday at the state Capitol in Little Rock, battling for changes in drug reimbursement rates as lawmakers plan for a possible special session on the matter. 

    A group of pharmacists spent their Wednesday at the state Capitol in Little Rock, battling for changes in drug reimbursement rates as lawmakers plan for a possible special session on the matter. 

  • Brookland School District prepares for major tournament

    Brookland School District prepares for major tournament

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:29 PM EST2018-02-22 03:29:11 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:02 PM EST2018-02-22 04:02:35 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Brookland School District is preparing for possible parking issues during the basketball 4-A State Tournament that expected to attract more than 10,000 people to the Bearcat Arena.

    The Brookland School District is preparing for possible parking issues during the basketball 4-A State Tournament that expected to attract more than 10,000 people to the Bearcat Arena.

  • Students use app to reduce litter on school campus

    Students use app to reduce litter on school campus

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 10:02 PM EST2018-02-22 03:02:13 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:00 PM EST2018-02-22 04:00:42 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    EAST Lab students at the Westside School District have found a way to track and reduce the litter on their campus simply by using an application. 

    EAST Lab students at the Westside School District have found a way to track and reduce the litter on their campus simply by using an application. 

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  • 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.

  • Ex-judge who coerced sex from men gets 5 years

    Ex-judge who coerced sex from men gets 5 years

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 5:51 PM EST2018-02-21 22:51:01 GMT
    Joseph Boeckmann (Source: Pulaski Co Sheriff's Office)Joseph Boeckmann (Source: Pulaski Co Sheriff's Office)
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The Latest on the sentencing for a former Arkansas judge who admitted trading lighter sentences for sexual favors (all times local):      3:30 p.m.      A federal judge has sentenced a former Arkansas judge to five years in prison after he admitted giving young male defendants lighter sentences in exchange for sexual favors.      A lawyer for 72-year-old Joseph Boeckmann asked the judge Wednesday for a term of home ...
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The Latest on the sentencing for a former Arkansas judge who admitted trading lighter sentences for sexual favors (all times local):      3:30 p.m.      A federal judge has sentenced a former Arkansas judge to five years in prison after he admitted giving young male defendants lighter sentences in exchange for sexual favors.      A lawyer for 72-year-old Joseph Boeckmann asked the judge Wednesday for a term of home ...
  • Arkansas panel endorses change to college savings plan

    Arkansas panel endorses change to college savings plan

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:36 PM EST2018-02-21 17:36:49 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Arkansas lawmakers have advanced a proposal to allow taxpayers with tax-deductible 529 college savings plans to withdraw funds for tuition at public, private and religious K-12 schools.

    Arkansas lawmakers have advanced a proposal to allow taxpayers with tax-deductible 529 college savings plans to withdraw funds for tuition at public, private and religious K-12 schools.

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