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Special to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - 05/04/2015 - Among the many photos of Fort Smith's notorious donated to the U.S. Marshals Museum by Betty Wilfong of Little Rock was one of Albert O'Dell, 26, who was hanged in Fort Smith on Jan. 14, 1887, along with James Lamb, 23, The pair were executed for murdering two men who were the husbands of their mistresses. The photos were collected from the Fort Smith Southwest Times Records' files by Wilfong's grandfather Joseph Killian, who was a photographer for the newspaper for several years.U.S. Marshals Museum

New principal picked for Bentonville High School

BENTONVILLE — The Bentonville School Board hired its next high school principal on the same night its current one was chosen for another job. Continue reading...

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Gavin LesnickFormer Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee announces his 2016 presidential campaign on Tuesday, May, 5, 2015 in his hometown of Hope.

Huckabee launches 2nd presidential campaign

HOPE — Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee announced his second presidential bid Tuesday morning in his hometown of Hope. Continue reading...

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FBI crime scene investigators document the area around two deceased gunmen and their vehicle outside the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland, Texas, Monday, May 4, 2015. Police shot and killed the men after they opened fire on a security officer outside the suburban Dallas venue, which was hosting provocative contest for Prophet Muhammad cartoons Sunday night, authorities said. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

Texas gunman said to have jihadist ties

Subscriber onlyGARLAND, Texas -- Law enforcement officials on Monday identified two men who were killed Sunday after they opened fire at an event where people were invited to present cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad. Continue reading...

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Migrants board a bus after arriving at the Lampedusa island early Sunday, May 3, 2015. Ships rescued 3,690 migrants in just one day from smugglers' boats on the Mediterranean Sea off the Libyan coast, the Italian Coast Guard said Sunday. The agency said 17 different rescue operations were carried out Saturday after smugglers took advantage of calm seas and warm weather to move the migrants out of Africa on motorized rubber dinghies and fishing boats. The relentless flood of migrants is continuing this year after 170,000 were rescued at sea by Italy in 2014 — a 277 percent increase over the numbers in 2013. (AP Photo/Mauro Buccarello)

Nepali police dig bodies from village and trekking route

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee announced his second presidential bid Tuesday morning in his hometown of Hope.KATHMANDU, Nepal — Rescuers were digging Tuesday through thousands of tons of earth from a quake-triggered mudslide in Nepal that wiped out an entire village along a popular Himalayan trekking route and killed at least 60 people. Continue reading...