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Looming, creeping landslide splits home in Wyoming

Looming, creeping landslide splits home in Wyoming

A sudden lurch in a creeping landslide in the northwest Wyoming resort town of Jackson split a house in two and forced workers to abandon just-begun efforts to stabilize the hillside. A sudden lurch in a creeping landslide in the northwest Wyoming resort town of Jackson split a h...

Strong earthquake strikes off Papua New Guinea

A powerful earthquake has struck off the South Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea. There were no immediate reports of injuries or ...

Iran VP says row over reactor resolved, report says

Iranian state television is reporting that the Islamic Republic's vice president is saying a dispute between world powers and the ...

Sub search for missing jet to be finished in week

A robotic submarine looking for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is expected to finish searching a patch of the Indian Ocean seab...
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At the corner of the future and yesterday

I ran into Jacob Chi at the corner of Main Street and Capitol Avenue the other day. He and ...

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College-athlete unions rife with complexities

Provide labor in exchange for compensation and most reasonable folks would consider you to be an employee. Your organization ...

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You thought I-40 was rough

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Knighten lights fire for ASU

JONESBORO — On one sideline stood a 25-year-old CEO of a California video game studio. On the other, stood Arkansas State’s winningest all-time football coach.

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‘Arkansas Grown’ sprouts anew

Two months after a Governor’s Mansion gathering, nearly 150 farmers and buyers have added their names to a growing list of those wanting to participate in the relaunch of the state’s “Arkansas Grown” program.

Hallmark hits a double today with new series, movie

Hallmark. Just mention the word and it conjures up a slew of Norman Rockwellian ideals - baseball, hot dogs, apple pie. The entire gamut.

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Lottery forced to tap reserve

The state Department of Higher Education has spent nearly $113 million on lottery-financed Arkansas Academic Challenge scholarships in the fiscal year that will end June 30 — a $20 million dip from the previous fiscal year — after the 2013 Legislature overhauled the program and cut the scholarships for some future recipients.

State jobless rate dips to 6.9%, lowest since ’09

Arkansas’ unemployment rate fell to 6.9 percent in March, the first time it’s been below 7 percent since it was 6.8 percent in January 2009, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday.

The RESURRECTION

For many churches, Easter Sunday requires an intricate balance between logistics and liturgy. Directing traffic in the parking lot, welcoming newcomers and adding extra services to make sure everyone has a seat, all while keeping the focus on the Gospel can be a daunting task.

Pipeline decision likely off until fall

President Barack Obama’s administration is putting off its decision on the contentious Keystone XL oil pipeline, likely until after the November elections, indefinitely extending its review of the project.

The race to the bottom

WAY BACK on Tuesday of this week, a state legislative oversight committee met to discuss the Arkansas Lottery and some bright new ideas its director has come up with for taking the suckers.

Knighten lights fire for ASU

JONESBORO — On one sideline stood a 25-year-old CEO of a California video game studio. On the other, stood Arkansas State’s winningest all-time football coach.

Divers pull bodies from sunken ferry; toll tops 50

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — The confirmed death toll from South Korea's ferry disaster rose past 50 on Sunday as divers finally found a way inside the sunken vessel, quickly discovering more than a dozen bodies in what almost certainly is just the beginning of a massive and grim recovery effort.

In Colorado, a pot holiday goes mainstream

DENVER (AP) — The 4/20 stoner holiday is going mainstream in Colorado.

4 French journalists freed from Syria captors home

PARIS (AP) — Four French journalists kidnapped and held for 10 months in Syria have returned home to France.

Beijing auto show opens amid market slowdown

BEIJING (AP) — Global and Chinese automakers are looking to the Beijing auto show to help boost sales in a slowing, intensely competitive market.

US weighing military exercises in Eastern Europe

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is considering deploying about 150 soldiers for military exercises to begin in Poland and Estonia in the next few weeks, a Western official said Saturday. The exercises would follow Russia's buildup of forces near its border with Ukraine and its annexation last month of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula.

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LIKE IT IS: At least Pennell will have his guys at UCA

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