Subscribe Register Login

Sunday, July 27, 2014, 11:55 p.m.
Top Picks - Capture Arkansas

10 things to know for Friday

By The Associated Press

This article was published January 31, 2014 at 8:21 a.m.

Your daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

1. AP EXCLUSIVE: NAVY YARD GUNMAN LIED CONVINCINGLY TO DOCTORS

Veterans Affairs evaluators concluded Aaron Alexis had no mental health issues, documents obtained by AP show.

2. VICTIMS OF BOSTON MARATHON BOMBING HAVE RANGE OF REACTIONS TO RULING

"It shows that if you are going to terrorize our country, you are going to pay with your life," one says of government's decision to seek death penalty.

3. HOW EXTRADITION COULD PLAY OUT IN AMANDA KNOX CASE

U.S. State Department would evaluate a request from Italy, and both law and politics would factor into decision.

4. AP EXCLUSIVE: INSIDE PAKISTAN ARMY'S BOMB SCHOOL

Rebecca Santana is first reporter inside facility where instructors teach Pakistani forces the clever places militants hide homemade bombs.

5. SECURITY EXPERTS WORRY ABOUT SOFT TARGETS IN SOCHI

Olympic venues are tightly guarded, but Islamic militants could target vulnerable areas in or outside the sprawling resort.

6. AP FACT CHECK: HOW BAD THE NSA SECURITY LEAKS WERE

Top U.S. intelligence chief says they were the worst, but some historians cite more devastating intelligence breakdowns the past century.

7. WHERE CARS LACK AIR BAGS AND CRUMPLE EASILY

Some of India's most popular small cars fail crash tests because of a lack of safety requirements and little regulation.

8. PARENTS OUTRAGED WHEN SCHOOL LUNCHES TAKEN AWAY

The Salt Lake City School District apologizes and says it's investigating why elementary students owing money on their accounts had their meals tossed.

9. WHERE COUNTRY VENEZUELA'S YOUNG PEOPLE ARE FLEEING

Its economy recovering from Europe's financial crisis, Ireland has emerged as the top choice of students seeking opportunities abroad.

10. WHY BILL DE BLASIO WON'T BE AT THE SUPER BOWL ON SUNDAY

Even though it's being played in his own backyard, the new NYC mayor says he'll watch at home rather than foot the bill for the high-priced game.

Comments on: 10 things to know for Friday

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Clerical worker

    - MS office, Excel, . Exp. w/policy manuals. Compose letters...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Bodyshop technician

    bodyshop technicianmust have own handtools, and5 yrs. bodysh...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Clericalworker/ secretary job

    clericalworker/secretary Job Opening for Clerical worker/Sec...
    PINE BLUFF, AR

  • Teachers

    nevada school district is accepting applications for the fol...
    ROSSTON, AR

  • Sales

    HELLO!We Need Independent Representatives Earning Potential...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

Search 1092 jobs >

Top Picks - Capture Arkansas
Arkansas Online