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Father and son still missing; truck found

Father and son still missing; truck found

Authorities released new details Monday regarding a father and his infant son who went missing last week in the Ouachita Mountains near Blue Mountain Lake. At a 3 p.m. news conference in Danville, Yell County Sheriff Bill Gilkey said deputies had found the truck Brian Floyd, 33, ...

Plea hearing set in boating collision that killed UA student...

JAY, Okla. — A plea hearing has been scheduled for next month for a Tulsa man charged with manslaughter in connection with the dea...
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Preseason selections yield few surprises

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Tyson sells Mexico, Brazil units, posts 4.4% profit rise in 3rd quarter

Tyson Foods on Monday said it was selling its poultry businesses in Mexico and Brazil in an all-cash deal valued at $575 million.

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Gordon's drive to 5

With a tinge of gray hair at his temples, his hat on backward and his two young children by his side, Jeff Gordon celebrated as if he was 23 years old again.

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Throughout his long career, Woody Allen has been fascinated by magic, a theme he's explored frequently onscreen. He returns to the subject as he promotes his latest film, the lighthearted period romp Magic in the Moonlight, even as he's busy shooting his next movie in Providence, R.I.

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Teachers, principals gear up for new evaluation systems

Arkansas public schools are moving forward with new statewide teacher and administrator evaluation systems in the coming 2014-15 school year, after piloting the systems this past year with at least one teacher and one administrator per school.

Event focuses on American Indians in agriculture

One 22-year-old college student started a business at age 13 that now includes managing 200 head of cattle and 100 head of sheep.

Names and Faces

Throughout his long career, Woody Allen has been fascinated by magic, a theme he's explored frequently onscreen. He returns to the subject as he promotes his latest film, the lighthearted period romp Magic in the Moonlight, even as he's busy shooting his next movie in Providence, R.I.

Israel, Hamas renew attacks across border

Israel and Hamas launched new attacks Sunday in the raging Gaza conflict, despite going back and forth over proposals for a temporary halt to nearly three weeks of fighting ahead of a major Muslim holiday.

The obstructionists

The news came Thursday afternoon: The folks who put together the online version of Roget's Thesaurus have added a few choice synonyms for "obstructionist," including:

Gordon's drive to 5

With a tinge of gray hair at his temples, his hat on backward and his two young children by his side, Jeff Gordon celebrated as if he was 23 years old again.

New fears about Ebola spread after plane scare

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — No one knows for sure just how many people Patrick Sawyer came into contact with the day he boarded a flight in Liberia, had a stopover in Ghana, changed planes in Togo, and then arrived in Nigeria, where authorities say he died days later from Ebola, one of the deadliest diseases known to man.

Correction: California Wildfires story

PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) — In a story July 27 about California Wildfires, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the type of aircraft assisting firefighters battling a wildfire outside Yosemite National Park. They were fixed-wing airplanes and helicopters, not fixed-wing helicopters.

Be ready for 'prolonged' Gaza war, Netanyahu says

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Signaling an escalation of Israel's Gaza operation, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Israelis Monday to be ready for a "prolonged" war, and the military warned Palestinians in three large neighborhoods to leave their homes and head immediately for Gaza City.

Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

BOARDMAN, Ore. (AP) — The largest power plant in Oregon, the Boardman Coal Plant, sat idle one day earlier this summer, "cold steel" in industry parlance, its dirty power no longer wanted on an electricity grid that is becoming greener.

US: Russia violated 1987 nuclear missile treaty

WASHINGTON (AP) — In an escalation of tensions, the Obama administration accused Russia on Monday of conducting tests in violation of a 1987 nuclear missile treaty, calling the breach "a very serious matter" and going public with allegations that have simmered for some time.

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