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Little Rock-area schools slashing expenses

Little Rock-area schools slashing expenses

Three of Pulaski County's public school districts are in the midst of finding ways to cut millions of dollars in expenses in the coming 2017-18 school year to offset the scheduled end of $65.8 million a year in special state desegregation money.

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SPORTS: NATE ALLEN

Inside-outside plan one way to do it

Arkansas is proving an offense doesn't have to work inside-out with big men parked in the paint.

ARKANSAS: LINDA HAYMES

Little Rock native's film debuts at Utah fest; new single from Arkansan country star Justin Moore

IN THE NEWS: As reported here about a month ago, Dayveon, a film by Little Rock native Amman Abbasi, ...

SPORTS: WALLY HALL

Manning's speech blends best of sports, life

It was a glorious night. Bazilliant.

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Patriots heading back to a familiar setting

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The Tom Brady redemption tour is headed to the Super Bowl.

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Little Rock man kicks, swings at security guard after stealing from Target, police say

A Little Rock man was arrested Friday at Target after he attempted to steal items from the store and then tried to hit and kick a security guard who stopped him, police say.

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Aunt of Little Rock boy who accidentally shot himself avoids prison

A Little Rock woman whose 6-year-old nephew accidentally killed himself with a pistol hidden in her car in 2015 was given a one-year suspended sentence on the condition that she gets therapy.

Netflix marks high as 7.05M sign up in 4Q

An hour after Comcast said its Esquire cable network will shut down, a sign of flagging interest in traditional pay TV, Netflix reported its biggest quarter ever, beating analysts' estimates on new subscribers and validating its vision of a world where everyone watches TV online and on-demand.

OLD NEWS: Runaway kids once did chase circus life

The news that Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus will fold its tents has launched a thousand jokes -- or possibly one joke told a thousand ways, the one about cramming people into the clown car.

Weekend toll from twisters in South at 16

ADEL, Ga. -- Emergency responders rushed to answer new reports of deaths and injuries Sunday evening in southern Georgia from violent storms already blamed for killing 16 people in the Southeast.

BRADLEY R. GITZ: How soon we forget

The 25th anniversary of the most important event of our lifetimes--the collapse of the Soviet Union--slipped by a few weeks ago with hardly anyone noticing.

Patriots heading back to a familiar setting

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The Tom Brady redemption tour is headed to the Super Bowl.

Barbara Bush discharged from Houston hospital

HOUSTON (AP) — Former first lady Barbara Bush was discharged from a hospital Monday while former President George H.W. Bush is expected to be moved from the hospital's intensive care unit soon.

The Latest: Official calls on FEMA for post-tornado aid

ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on severe weather in the South (all times local):

3 puppies found alive in Italy avalanche give rescuers hope

FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — Italian emergency crews pulled three wiggling, white sheepdog puppies out from under tons of snow and rubble at an avalanche-struck hotel on Monday, giving rescuers new hope of finding alive the 23 people still missing five days after the disaster.

Why Trump will find it hard to make American economy greater

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's economic plans are nothing if not ambitious: Annual growth of 4 percent — or more. A diminished trade gap. The creation of 25 million jobs over 10 years, including the return of good-paying factory positions.

Rubio to back Tillerson for secretary of state

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Marco Rubio said Monday that he will support President Donald Trump's nominee to be secretary of state despite reservations about the former Exxon Mobil CEO as the Republican lawmaker backed away from any challenge to the new president.

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