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Clinton wins convention votes to make history

PHILADELPHIA — Hillary Clinton on Tuesday night became the first woman to lead a major party toward the White House. Continue reading...

Police find woman who was gagged, bound in video sent to mother

SIMPSONVILLE, S.C. — Police say a missing woman was found unconscious and tied up in a South Carolina motel after someone sent her mother video of her daughter gagged, bound and crying. Continue reading...

Razorback Tuesday Practice Observations

FAYETTEVILLE — Observations from Arkansas' second pre-Spain practice. Continue reading...

Actress who played TV psychic Miss Cleo dies of cancer at 53

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The actress who became famous playing the Jamaican psychic Miss Cleo, claiming to know callers' futures in ubiquitous TV infomercials and commercials 15 years ago, has died of cancer. Continue reading...

Saling won't play for Razorbacks in 2016

Saling is not posted on the Razorbacks’ current roster and apparently plans other pursuits, a UA spokesman confirmed Sunday. Continue reading...

Couple accused of chaining their 6 children to beds

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Police in North Carolina have charged a couple accused of chaining their six children to their beds and locked them in their rooms. Continue reading...

Anti-abortion duo behind Planned Parenthood videos cleared

HOUSTON — Texas prosecutors Tuesday dropped the last remaining charges against two California anti-abortion activists who made undercover videos of themselves trying to buy fetal tissue from Planned Parenthood, agreeing with the defense's argument that the grand jury exceeded its authority by investigating the activists after clearing Planned Parenthood of wrongdoing. Continue reading...

PHOTO: Truck carrying salmon rolls, spills fish across highway

JUNEAU, Alaska — Alaskans are always excited by salmon runs, unless it's across a highway. Continue reading...

Roger Federer says he is out of Rio Olympics, done for year

Roger Federer is sitting out the rest of this season, including the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and U.S. Open, to protect his surgically repaired left knee. Continue reading...

Fayetteville firefighter hospitalized after fire caused by lightning

FAYETTEVILLE — A Fayetteville firefighter remained at the hospital Tuesday in the wake of a house fire caused by a summer storm that rolled through part of Washington County on Monday morning, officials said Tuesday. Continue reading...

'19 Kids and Counting' star Jinger Duggar gets engaged

Another Duggar is getting married. Continue reading...

The Cat in the Hat announces candidacy for president

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Voters dissatisfied with the choice of either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton for president have an alternative — the Cat in the Hat. Continue reading...

EPA awards $564,000 air monitoring grant to Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality has been awarded a $564,000 grant to support air monitoring programs. Continue reading...

Arkansas man dies of pneumonia stemming from crash injuries, police say

A Rogers man died 10 days after being injured a single-vehicle crash earlier this month and developing pneumonia as a result, according to Arkansas State Police. Continue reading...

Wish granted: 6-year-old boy is garbage man for day

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Ethan Dean has always dreamed of being a garbage man. Tuesday, the 6-year-old lived that fantasy: riding shot gun in a booster seat through Sacramento in a truck labeled "Ethan's Garbage Truck." Continue reading...

Doctor from Arkansas found dead in N.C. home was under investigation

ASHEVILLE, N.C. — Search warrants and court documents show a North Carolina plastic surgeon was under investigation for embezzlement when he was found shot to death in his home. Continue reading...

Letter foretold Japan knife attack that killed 19 disabled people

SAGAMIHARA, Japan — A young Japanese man went on a stabbing rampage Tuesday at a facility for the mentally disabled where he had been fired, officials said, killing 19 people months after he gave a letter to Parliament outlining the bloody plan and saying all disabled people should be put to death. Continue reading...

62-year-old playing 'Pokemon Go' at night gets stuck in mud pit

COEYMANS, N.Y. — Authorities say a 62-year-old man playing "Pokemon Go" at night in the woods behind his New York home became stuck in waist-deep mud and had to be rescued. Continue reading...

Flags to fly at half-staff in honor of Arkansas lawmaker

LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Asa Hutchinson has ordered that U.S. and state flags fly at half-staff in honor of a state representative from Monticello who died after battling cancer. Continue reading...

Islamic State group claims attack that killed priest

SAINTE-ETIENNE-DU-ROUVRAY, France — Two attackers took hostages inside a French church during morning Mass on Tuesday near the city of Rouen, killing an 86-year-old priest by slitting his throat before being shot and killed by police, French officials said. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack. Continue reading...

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