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  1. CBS to GOP Senator: What Was It Like to Be 'Humbled' By Lib Town Hall?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | NewsBusters.org

    ... venue to 1,200 venue and ultimately to a 2200 person venue because I wanted to have as big a conversation with Arkansas and accommodate as many. Obviously we had a lot of people that disagreed with me. COTTON: I thought there might be some strong ...

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  2. Investigators raise reward for tips leading to killerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... is not solved," Credit-Rome said. Anyone with information on Credit's death is asked to contact either the Central Arkansas Crime Stoppers tip line at 501-340-TIPS (8477) or Detective Josh Fulbright at the Conway Police Department at 501-450-6130. ...

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  3. Capitol Zoning District Commission fails in House voteRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Arkansas Times

    Needing 75 votes, the appropriation for the Capitol Zoning District Commission got only 52 and failed to pass the Arkansas House morning. It can be considered again.

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  4. Arkansas Senator Seeks To Remove The Clintons' Name From The Little Rock AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | The Daily Caller

    A state bill introduced Thursday by Arkansas Senator Jason Rapert will set out to strip Bill and Hillary Clinton's names from the Little Rock airport if the legislation succeeds. The bill seeks to prohibit naming all public buildings or civil works for anyone "living or who served in public office in the 10 years prior to the structure's completion," Reuters news reports.

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  5. Home BancShares Completes Giant Holdings Inc. BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... $302.6 million in deposits. With the completion of the acquisition, the Home BancShares now operates 76 branches in Arkansas, 65 branches in Florida, six branches in South Alabama and one in New York City. Under the terms of the agreement, Home will ...

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  6. There's a new push to make Obama president again. This time, of France.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    ... in two foreign countries: Ireland, because of his Irish family heritage, and France, because he was born in Arkansas, which is part of the Louisiana Purchase, which meant he could immediately apply for naturalization. However, as Foreign Policy ...

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  7. J.C. Penney to close 130 to 140 storesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    ... as well. There was no word yet on which stores the retailer would be closing. J.C. Penny has locations throughout Arkansas, including in Little Rock, North Little Rock, Conway, Hot Springs and Pine Bluff. Penney has been recovering from a ...

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  8. Go Forward Pine Bluff Moves Toward Tax VotesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... when it was unveiled before an overflow crowd of more than 1,000 at the Arts and Science Center for Southeast Arkansas on Jan. 12. There have been further discussions, tweaks and changes since - proponents have since dropped a recommendation to ...

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  9. Osceola church to host free meeting for crime victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    OSCEOLA, AR - A Mississippi County organization works to bring the families of crime victims together. The L.V. Floyd Community Outreach Program will host a free meeting for crime victims and their families to discuss the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparation Program.

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  10. Awards revealed at Vilonia Chamber banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... her future. McNeel was 10 when her family made the decision to move from the metro area of Detroit, Michigan, to Arkansas. Her dad, John, had accepted a job in Little Rock. She recalled that her mother, Laura, loaded her and her younger brother, ...

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  11. The audacious honesty of former House speaker John BoehnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | SILive.com

    ... has said she supports Medicaid expansion to her state and wouldn't vote to end access to Planned Parenthood. Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton, at a contentious town hall in Little Rock on Wednesday night, acknowledged that the Affordable Care Act "has ...

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  12. Court: No neglect cases for judge whose son died in hot carRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    The Arkansas Supreme Court says a judge whose son died in a hot car in 2015 can return to the bench but won't be allowed to take up any cases involving child neglect. Garland County Circuit Judge Wade Naramore was acquitted on a negligent homicide charge last summer.

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  13. Wonder Boys skyrocket to third in latest regional pollRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    The Arkansas Tech Wonder Boys basketball team after picking up three big wins against Harding, Arkansas-Monticello, and Henderson State last week skyrocketed up the polls all the way to No. 3 in the latest Central Region rankings released by the NCAA on Wednesday.

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  14. Hot Springs chamber opposes bathroom billRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arkansas Times

    Add a Hot Springs business group to the list opposing proposed legislation to require that public restrooms be used by people with matching birth gender It's cold comfort giving the multiple ways in which the legislature, governor, attorney general and others defend legal discrimination against LGBT people in Arkansas. Nonetheless: The Greater Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors has voted to encourage Arkansas Legislature and Garland County delegation to oppose Senate Bill 346, also known has the "Bathroom Bill."

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  15. Amazon Says First Amendment Protects Alexa DataRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Prosecutors in an Arkansas murder trial claim that an Amazon Echo could hold data crucial to the case, but Amazon says that data is protected by the First Amendment and is refusing to give it up. The case involves a Bentonville, Ark., man accused of first-degree murder.

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  16. Arkansas lawmaker wants to strip Clinton name from airportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Post

    The largest and busiest airport in Arkansas would no longer be named after the only president and first lady from the state if a bill introduced in the legislature on Thursday succeeds. The legislation would prohibit public buildings or civil works from being named for anyone living or who served in public office in the 10 years prior to the structure's completion.

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  17. Razorbacks can take nothing for granted at AuburnRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fayetteville Flyer

    All things considered, the Arkansas Razorbacks have worked their way into a pretty good position with three regular-season basketball games left to play. By virtue of their four-game winning streak including Wednesday' 86-77 victory over Texas A&M and South Carolina's three-game losing streak, the Razorbacks are tied with the Gamecocks for third in the league.

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  18. Arkansas Lawmaker Wants to Strip Clintons' Name from AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Max

    The largest and busiest airport in Arkansas would no longer be named after the only president and first lady from the state if a bill introduced in the legislature on Thursday succeeds. The legislation would prohibit public buildings or civil works from being named for anyone living or who served in public office in the 10 years prior to the structure's completion.

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  19. NRA Backs Expanded Arkansas Campus Guns ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The National Rifle Association on Thursday said it backs an effort to expand an Arkansas campus guns bill to allow anyone with a concealed handgun license to carry a gun on a college campus and remove an active shooter training requirement for people who want to participate.

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  20. Gotcher named superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Courier

    The Russellville School Board voted unanimously Tuesday night to confirm Dr. Mark Gotcher, current deputy commissioner at the Arkansas Department of Education, as the new superintendent of the District. It was a homecoming of sorts for Gotcher, who has been both a teacher and building-level administrator for the Russellville School District in the past.

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