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Ukraine, Russia trade blame for eastern shootout

Ukraine, Russia trade blame for eastern shootout

Ukraine and Russia traded blame Sunday for a shootout at a checkpoint manned by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine that left at least three people dead and others with gunshot wounds. The identity of the attackers remained unclear. Russia blamed militant Ukrainian nationali...

Militants kill 14 Algerian soldiers in ambush

Islamist insurgents ambushed an Algerian military convoy in the mountainous Kabylie region, killing 14 soldiers, the state news ag...

Myanmar says 22 dead in Kachin fighting this month

Myanmar says fighting between government troops and ethnic rebels in the northeastern, strife-torn state of Kachin has left at lea...

Palestinian rock throwers arrested at holy site

Israeli police entered the compound of Jerusalem's holiest site to disperse Palestinians who were throwing rocks at them on Sunday...
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LINDA HAYMES

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Moore set to return for concert

RISING STAR: Poyen native Justin Moore was recently named “New Artist of the Year” during the Academy of Country ...

WALLY HALL

Wally Hall

SPORTS

Malik, like Marcus, looks like a real deal

People were circling around looking for a parking place.

JENNIFER CHRISTMAN

Jennifer Christman

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Want fries with your corsage?

Leave it to KFC, bird brains behind the layered infamous KFC Famous Bowl and the drastic Double Down sandwich ...

Shooting in LR leaves man in critical condition

Little Rock police are investigating a Sunday afternoon shooting that left one man in critical condition.

Bielema sees play for raves and rants

Newly converted tight end AJ Derby impressed with his hands and freshman wide receiver Jared Cornelius showed off his speed as Arkansas went through its final Saturday practice before its Red-White scrimmage next week.

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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.

TV news shows

Lineup of guests for today’s TV news shows: ABC’s This Week — Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas ; retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens. 8 a.m., KATV, Channel 7, Little Rock.

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Running through tears, fears

Sitting cross-legged on a bench high above the black asphalt and white stripes of the Forest Heights Middle School track, Cortney Allison swiped at the flurry of long, blond ringlets blown into her face by a sudden breeze.

‘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.

Carlos Joseph Nichols

Joe Nichols was just 7 years old when first seduced by what became his life’s passion and profession: church organs. No, not the playing of those magnificent instruments, but rather the intricate art and craft of building them.

Trumpet the faith, pope tells converts

Pope Francis baptized 10 people Saturday and urged them to take their faith “to the ends of the earth” as he presided over an Easter vigil in St. Peter’s Basilica.

A shaft of light

Sometimes a single news story will illuminate more than just the usual darkness all around, bringing back a brighter past and, with it, hope for a brighter future.

Bielema sees play for raves and rants

Newly converted tight end AJ Derby impressed with his hands and freshman wide receiver Jared Cornelius showed off his speed as Arkansas went through its final Saturday practice before its Red-White scrimmage next week.

More bodies from ship; transcript reveals wavering

JINDO, South Korea (AP) — Divers continued the grim work of recovering bodies from inside a sunken South Korean ferry Monday, securing a new entryway into the wreck, as a newly released transcript showed the ship was crippled by confusion and indecision well after it began listing. The transcript suggests that the chaos may have added to a death toll that could eventually exceed 300.

Public smoke-out marks pot holiday in Colorado

DENVER (AP) — Tens of thousands of revelers raised joints, pipes and vaporizer devices to the sky Sunday at a central Denver park in a defiant toast to the April 20 pot holiday, a once-underground celebration that stepped into the mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana.

More bodies from ship; transcript reveals wavering

JINDO, South Korea (AP) — Divers continued the grim work of recovering bodies from inside a sunken South Korean ferry Monday, securing a new entryway into the wreck, as a newly released transcript showed the ship was crippled by confusion and indecision well after it began listing. The transcript suggests that the chaos may have added to a death toll that could eventually exceed 300.

Japan logs record $134B trade deficit in FY 2013

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's trade deficit surged nearly 70 percent to a record 13.75 trillion yen ($134 billion) in the last fiscal year, the third straight year of deficit, as exports failed to keep pace with surging energy costs.

GOP campaign committee has $31M to hold House

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Republican campaign committee raised almost $10 million in March and has $31.2 million banked to defend the party's majority, according to financial reports filed Sunday.

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PAPER TRAILS: Moore set to return for concert

Wally Hall:

LIKE IT IS: Malik, like Marcus, looks like a real deal

Jennifer Christman:

SPIN CYCLE: Want fries with your corsage?

Paris H. Martin:

CRITICAL MASS: Graham Parker howls on new record, film

Michael Storey:

THE TV COLUMN: Hallmark sends feel-good vibes your way tonight

Bryan Hendricks:

ARKANSAS SPORTSMAN: More does killed than bucks in state for 1st time

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