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Anthony ReyesNWA Democrat-Gazette File Photo/ANTHONY REYES Students crossing the courtyard Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015 at Springdale High School.

Threat to Springdale High School not credible, police say

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Police said there is no credibility to a threat of a shooting at Springdale High School circulating on Facebook. Continue reading...

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MITCHELL PE MASILUN --10/05/2017-- Joseph Boeckmann leaves the Federal Courthouse in Little Rock after his plea hearing Thursday, October 05, 2017.

Former Arkansas judge who took pictures of men's behinds receives five years in prison

Subscriber onlyFormer Judge Joseph Boeckmann's decades-long obsession with the buttocks of young men came back to haunt him Wednesday when he was sentenced to the maximum five years in prison. Continue reading...

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AP Photo/Kathy KmonicekLyn Warwick of Black Mountain, N.C., photographs a memorial display of Rev. Billy Graham inside Chatlos Chapel at the Billy Graham Training Center at the Cove on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 in Asheville, NC. Warwick is friends with Gigi Graham, Billy Graham's daughter.

US may never see another spiritual leader like Billy Graham

MONTREAT, N.C. — In the wake of the Rev. Billy Graham's death, religion scholars say this much is clear: There will never be another American spiritual leader with his reach and influence. Continue reading...

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A member of the Syrian civil defense group known as the White Helmets carries a boy injured during Wednesday’s airstrikes in Ghouta in this photo provided by the rescue group.

Turkey open to contact with Syria

Russia urges two neighbors to talk as tension at border rises

Subscriber onlyTurkey signaled Wednesday that it's ready for communication with Syria as Russia sought to avert a direct clash between the two countries over a Turkish military offensive against a Kurdish enclave. Continue reading...