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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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FRANK FELLONE

Frank Fellone

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Do not let dozing dog lie in street

Dear Mr. Know-itall : My neighbor’s dog, Tequila, sunbathes in the middle of the street. Could be he’s just ...

MIKE MASTERSON

Mike Masterson

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E. coli soars in Big Creek

National Park Service water-quality tests conducted earlier this month along Big Creek near where it converges with the Buffalo ...

JANET CARSON

Janet Carson

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In the garden

Q We have two sago palms, and I am afraid the harsh winter here in Magnolia has gotten the ...

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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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.

Arkansans plan 'green' activities for Earth Day

Earth Day is Tuesday, and Arkansans are finding many ways to celebrate conservation starting this weekend.

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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.

10 more bodies found inside sunken ferry by divers

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — Divers recovered 13 bodies from inside a ferry that sank off South Korea, pushing the confirmed death toll to 46, officials said Sunday. The discovery came after rescuers finally gained access to the inside of the ship following three days of failure and frustration caused by strong currents and bad visibility due to inclement weather.

Calif. man says he was on Everest during avalanche

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — A California man said he was on Mount Everest when an avalanche struck that killed at least 13 people.

10 more bodies found inside sunken ferry by divers

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — Divers recovered 13 bodies from inside a ferry that sank off South Korea, pushing the confirmed death toll to 46, officials said Sunday. The discovery came after rescuers finally gained access to the inside of the ship following three days of failure and frustration caused by strong currents and bad visibility due to inclement weather.

Documents detail another delayed GM recall

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents released Saturday.

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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