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Hot-car deaths of children put judiciary to test

Hot-car deaths of children put judiciary to test

Margette Staten knew something was wrong when she reached her husband's gray Ford Focus on a sweltering summer afternoon. She started screaming for help. Her 2-year-­old great-grandson, Joniah Chronister, was strapped into a pink-cushioned car seat in the car in a Springdal...

Vote tally for Iran nuclear deal rises to 31 in Senate

WASHINGTON — Oregon's Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley on Sunday became the 31st senator to announce support for the Iran nuclear deal...

Stink bugs, other pests appearing in large numbers of crops

PINE TREE, Ark. — Farmers should expect to see an unusually dense wave of insect and pest populations in crops across the state. E...

After arrest, gun law still fuzzy to lawman

Erek Balentine said he knew it was inevitable that some officer in Arkansas would make the arrest that triggered scrutiny, and pot...

U.S. warns state’s end of contract legally iffy

The federal government is warning state officials that Arkansas may have violated federal law by ending a contract with Planned Pa...

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Stink bugs, other pests appearing in large numbers of crops

PINE TREE, Ark. — Farmers should expect to see an unusually dense wave of insect and pest populations in crops across the state.

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The wife and children of Robin Williams have agreed to meet this week to discuss how they can resolve disagreements over the late actor's estate.

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Hot-car deaths of children put judiciary to test

Margette Staten knew something was wrong when she reached her husband's gray Ford Focus on a sweltering summer afternoon. She started screaming for help.

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Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left the door open Saturday for a Fed rate increase in September, saying the factors that have kept inflation below the central bank's target level have begun to fade.

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The wife and children of Robin Williams have agreed to meet this week to discuss how they can resolve disagreements over the late actor's estate.

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Trump makes an appearance at Barclays

EDISON, N.J. (AP) — Jim Herman played in the group in front of Tiger Woods last week on the PGA Tour, giving him a little experience in coping with gallery noise behind him. Sunday at The Barclays was slightly different. It wasn't the size of the gallery, it was one person.

US attorneys hear safety concerns from American Indians

IGNACIO, Colo. (AP) — U.S. attorneys and prosecutors say they want to help Native American communities bring more cases to court and cut down on crime following a surge of drug abuse, violence, sexual assault and other crimes plaguing their communities.

Activists say IS damages ancient temple in Syria's Palmyra

BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants in Syria severely damaged the Bel Temple, considered one of the greatest sites of the ancient world, in a massive explosion Sunday, activists said.

New boss of Frisch's Big Boy restaurants plans expansion

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Trump makes an appearance at Barclays

EDISON, N.J. (AP) — Jim Herman played in the group in front of Tiger Woods last week on the PGA Tour, giving him a little experience in coping with gallery noise behind him. Sunday at The Barclays was slightly different. It wasn't the size of the gallery, it was one person.

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