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Kentucky clerk to be jailed; deputies to issue licenses

Kentucky clerk to be jailed; deputies to issue licenses

ASHLAND, Ky. — A federal judge has ordered a defiant Kentucky clerk to jail after she refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples. U.S. District Judge David Bunning told Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis she would be jailed until she complied with his order to issue the licenses...

Police: Wynne man arrested for impregnating 10-year-old girl...

WYNNE — A 20-year-old man from Wynne has been arrested after police say he raped and impregnated a 10-year-old girl. According to ...

Ex-Van Buren district employee accused of relationship with ...

A former Van Buren School District employee surrendered to police about 3 p.m. Wednesday on a warrant for first-degree sexual as...

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EDITORIAL: JOHN BRUMMETT

Ripe for a nut

Editor's note: This column originally ran online-only Wednesday.

SPORTS: WALLY HALL

UTEP isn't going to roll over for Arkansas

When Arkansas lost its season opener to Auburn last season, it was the first time the Razorbacks went down ...

SPORTS: BRYAN HENDRICKS

Discipline serves Angler of Year well

If Aaron Martens could get just one more hour of sleep, he might be unbeatable.

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El Dorado shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

A 39-year-old man faces a first-degree murder charge after a fatal Wednesday night shooting in El Dorado, police said.

Concessions prices to drop at Razorbacks Stadium

FAYETTEVILLE — Food and drinks will be cheaper this season for fans attending football games at Donald W. Reynolds Razorbacks Stadium.

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Driller to pay U.S. for trespass in state

A subsidiary of Southwestern Energy Co. has agreed to pay $950,000 to the United States in a settlement of a mineral trespass claim, the U.S. attorney's office for the Eastern District of Arkansas said.

MOVIESTYLE: American Woman

It’s clear writer-director Noah Baumbach is smitten with both Greta Gerwig and the borough of Manhattan — and that these twin muses inspired the neo-screwball concoction <em>Mistress America</em>, which Philip Martin writes about in Friday’s Style section. Meanwhile, Dan Lybarger checks in with Glen Campbell’s wife and caregiver Kim on the occasion of the DVD ...

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Driller to pay U.S. for trespass in state

A subsidiary of Southwestern Energy Co. has agreed to pay $950,000 to the United States in a settlement of a mineral trespass claim, the U.S. attorney's office for the Eastern District of Arkansas said.

Names and faces

Alek Skarlatos, the National Guard specialist who made headlines for being one of three friends who overpowered a gunman on a train from Amsterdam to Paris, will be partnered with Lindsay Arnold for the 21st season of Dancing with the Stars. ABC released its latest list of cast members Wednesday.

Votes secured on Iran deal

President Barack Obama has secured enough votes in the Senate to ensure his nuclear-arms deal with Iran, an agreement that has drawn intense criticism from Republicans and some Democrats.

Suffer even more children

This is all occurring with some regularity. The latest story said this time it's an appeals court that has decided to keep kids from transferring to better schools. Apparently a handful of school districts in Arkansas have company in keeping kids right where they are. Judicial company.

Kentucky clerk won't accept gay marriage deal, goes to jail

ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — A defiant county clerk refused a judge's compromise offer on gay marriage that could have kept her out of jail on Thursday, saying she can't promise not to interfere as her deputy clerks follow the law.

Trio charged with running $54M green-energy Ponzi scheme

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Three people were charged Thursday with running a $54 million Ponzi scheme built on promises of a green energy technology that would turn trash into fuel and "carbon-negative" housing developments, neither of which were ever fully developed, federal prosecutors said.

Image of dead child on beach haunts and frustrates the world

The photo of the dead 3-year-old Syrian boy on a Turkish beach is haunting.

Why Friday's US jobs report could affect Americans' finances

WASHINGTON (AP) — With the Federal Reserve edging into the spotlight, Friday's jobs report for August could trigger eventual changes in Americans' financial lives.

New federal requirements on cellphone surveillance

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal law enforcement officials will be routinely required to get a search warrant before using secretive and intrusive cellphone-tracking technology under a new Justice Department policy announced Thursday.

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