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Plea guilty to fatally shooting Arkansas sheriff's deputy, lover's kin; 'I can't be forgiven,' killer says

Plea guilty to fatally shooting Arkansas sheriff's deputy, lover's kin; 'I can't be forgiven,' killer says

A man who shot and killed a Yell County sheriff's lieutenant, an elderly woman in a wheelchair and a teenager pleaded guilty Friday, avoiding a possible death penalty but ensuring that he will spend the rest of his life behind bars.

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Hayden Lassiter went undefeated in 2016 as the starting quarterback of the Warren Lumberjacks.

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Historic home demolished in Little Rock; razing spurs interest in creation of Hillcrest protected zone

The razing of a 110-year-old home in the Hillcrest neighborhood of Little Rock has renewed efforts to establish a local-ordinance historic district for the area and prevent the loss of similar homes that proponents say help give the neighborhood its funky character.

Plea guilty to fatally shooting Arkansas sheriff's deputy, lover's kin; 'I can't be forgiven,' killer says

A man who shot and killed a Yell County sheriff's lieutenant, an elderly woman in a wheelchair and a teenager pleaded guilty Friday, avoiding a possible death penalty but ensuring that he will spend the rest of his life behind bars.

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Historic home demolished in Little Rock; razing spurs interest in creation of Hillcrest protected zone

The razing of a 110-year-old home in the Hillcrest neighborhood of Little Rock has renewed efforts to establish a local-ordinance historic district for the area and prevent the loss of similar homes that proponents say help give the neighborhood its funky character.

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OMRO, Wis. -- One by one, the Weiss family rounded up the nine grandchildren, who had been running circles around the barns. They gathered under a towering maple tree, around a table laden with barbecue meatballs and French silk pie, and grabbed one another's hands.

5 GOP senators now go against health bill

Republicans' efforts to pass an expansive bill to scuttle much of former President Barack Obama's health care law met added resistance Friday when U.S. Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada declared that he could not support it as written.

REX NELSON: The gathering place

It's nearing the lunch hour in downtown Dumas, and a stream of customers is coming into Meador Pharmacy to pick up sandwiches from the soda fountain. The drugstore soda fountain has almost become a thing of the past, but at Meador all of the classics are on the menu--ham, ham and cheese, grilled cheese, tuna, chicken salad, pimento cheese and even peanut butter and jelly. It's hot outside, reminding me of the line from the Bobbie Gentry classic "Ode to Billie Joe": "Another sleepy, dusty Delta day."

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Hayden Lassiter went undefeated in 2016 as the starting quarterback of the Warren Lumberjacks.

Melania Trump keeps DC entry low key; Barron draws interest

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Top scholars rise above gang violence in suburban NY town

BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — Their senior year began with sadness and horror. Two fellow students at Brentwood High School were beaten to death in the street. The corpses of three more were discovered in secluded spots — all victims of suspected gang violence.

UK fire safety crisis expands; Hundreds evacuated in London

LONDON (AP) — Britain's fire-safety crisis expanded substantially Saturday as authorities revealed that 27 high-rise apartment blocks across the country have cladding that failed fire safety tests. London officials scrambled to evacuate four public housing towers after experts found them "not safe for people to sleep in overnight."

UK Parliament investigates cyberattack on user accounts

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