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AP Poll: Hogs drop three spots to No. 20

Arkansas dropped three spots in the latest Associated Press college football poll. Continue reading...

Women in modest housing discourages dropping by

Subscriber onlyDEAR ABBY: I lost my longtime job but have remained in contact with a few former co-workers, meeting for an occasional lunch or dinner. One woman in particular has been pushing to meet at my place. Abby, I'm not proud of where I live now, and I don't want to have to explain this to her. Continue reading...

Springdale's Williams killed overnight in car crash

Springdale High School football star Kyler Williams died overnight in a car crash, according to a Springdale Public Schools official. Continue reading...

Winning terror fight, Syrian asserts at U.N.

Envoy says political solution still on table

Subscriber onlyUNITED NATIONS -- Syria's top diplomat said Saturday at the United Nations that his country is more determined than ever to eliminate "terrorism" from the country. Continue reading...

Day-care ejections upset all in family

State takes lead to curb numbers

Subscriber onlyKristina Chism's voice shook. She pressed her lips tightly together trying to stanch the tears welling up in her eyes. Continue reading...

Homeless kids fly under radar

Law requires that districts ID, aid often-overlooked youths

Subscriber onlyOn Wednesday afternoon, Little Rock Central High School sophomore Kleontae Green had to make the 45-minute trek from school to the homeless shelter on Roosevelt Road where he lives with his mother. Continue reading...

Black museum's debut in D.C. cause to rejoice

Thousands crowd Mall for opening

Subscriber onlyWASHINGTON -- In a speech filled with reminders of America's dark and not-so-distant past, as well as hopes for a brighter future, President Barack Obama helped to inaugurate the National Museum of African American History and Culture on Saturday in Washington. Continue reading...

2 Arkansans keep Clinton's A-list supporters visible, on message

Subscriber onlyNEW YORK -- If singer Cher wants to highlight Hillary Clinton's climate policies, she has some Arkansans who are happy to hand her the talking points. Continue reading...

Loose dogs bedevil south Dallas

Residents keep indoors, carry bats, clubs to venture out

Subscriber onlyDALLAS -- A deep growl came from the other side of Shaniqua Roland's front door. Continue reading...

To buck up EU young, free-train idea on a roll

Subscriber onlyLONDON -- Younger people used to be the main supporters of the European Union. But as the continent continues to struggle with existential problems that include economic crises and growing nationalism, the continent's youthful are becoming disillusioned, according to a recent Eurobarometer survey. Continue reading...

For Iran's car fanatics, Fridays are race days

Subscriber onlyTEHRAN, Iran -- Mahamad Reza Rohi ducked behind the door of his tricked-out Ford hatchback, slipped out of his street clothes and climbed into a red jumpsuit fresh out of the dry cleaner's plastic. Continue reading...

TV news shows

Subscriber onlyLineup of guests for today’s TV news shows: Continue reading...

U.S. fence lets people look, not touch

At border, kin reunite just out of reach

Subscriber onlyIMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. -- Andres Gallegos Arguello stood on the American side of a metallic mesh fence in Friendship Circle between San Diego and Tijuana. His mother and father stood on the other side. Continue reading...

Democrats, GOP pledge override of 9/11-bill veto

Subscriber onlyWASHINGTON -- Democrats and Republicans are vowing to override President Barack Obama's veto of a bill to allow families of 9/11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for the kingdom's alleged backing of the terrorists who killed nearly 3,000 people. Continue reading...

N.C. shooting video released

But fatal gunfire not shown by Charlotte officers’ cameras

Subscriber onlyCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte police released video footage Saturday that shows officers surrounding a black man with his hands at his sides before shots are fired and he buckles to the ground. Continue reading...

California forecast: Heat, wind, fire risk

Subscriber onlyLOS ANGELES — A heat wave with triple digits was expected to hit the Los Angeles area, the San Joaquin Valley and Sacramento this weekend. Continue reading...

Suspect in mall shooting captured

Police in Washington state arrest man, 20, day after 5 slain

Subscriber onlyBURLINGTON, Wash. -- The suspect in a shooting at a Washington state mall that left five dead and sparked an intensive, nearly 24-hour manhunt is in custody, authorities said Saturday. Continue reading...

India vows isolation for Pakistan

Premier says state-backed terrorists behind Kashmir unrest

Subscriber onlyNEW DELHI -- India's prime minister said Saturday that he would work to isolate Pakistan internationally, accusing his country's archrival of trying to destabilize Asia by exporting terrorism. Continue reading...

Thirsty Tunisia faces rising tensions

Subscriber onlyTUNIS, Tunisia -- Struggling with extremism and a faltering economy, Tunisia is now up against persistent drought across several regions that is creating new social tensions and threatening farming, a pillar of the economy. Continue reading...

Austria demands border controls

EU leaders weigh deals to return migrants to home countries

Subscriber onlyVIENNA -- Austria's chancellor vowed Saturday to better protect the European Union's outer borders to curb illegal migration, as he held a summit with his German, Greek and west Balkans counterparts to discuss strategies to deal with Europe's migrant crisis. Continue reading...

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