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  1. PAC won't end ad saying black men will face rape accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    A political action committee says it's not pulling a widely condemned radio ad that suggests white Democrats will lynch African-Americans if they win in midterm elections in Arkansas next month. . FILE - This combination of 2018 file photos shows Arkansas Congressional candidates, Democrat Clarke Tucker, left, and Republican U.S. Rep. French Hill.

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  2. PAC won't end ad saying black men will face rape accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Star Tribune

    A political action committee said Friday that it won't pull radio ads in hotly contested races in Arkansas and Missouri that suggest African American men will face rape accusations if Democrats win midterm elections. An ad from Black Americans for the President's Agenda in an Arkansas congressional race features a woman saying "white Democrats will be lynching black folk again."

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  3. Court order stalls Arkansas hog farm permit decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    Newton County Circuit Judge John Putman issued a stay Wednesday on the Arkansas Pollution Control and Ecology Commission's August order that had reopened the permit application process for C&H Hog Farms. The farm is permitted to house about 6,500 hogs on Big Creek.

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  4. PAC won't pull ad suggesting 'lynching' if Democrats winRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hawk Eye

    A political action committee said Friday that it won't pull a widely condemned radio ad that suggests white Democrats will lynch African-Americans if they win in midterm elections in Arkansas next month. Vernon Robinson with Black Americans for the President's Agenda said Friday that the group won't cancel the radio ad running in the Little Rock area in support of Republican U.S. Rep. French Hill.

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  5. Arkansas court blocks 'tort reform' measure, keeps wage hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    Arkansas' highest court on Thursday ordered election officials to not count votes for a proposal to limit damages awarded in civil lawsuits and rejected an effort to block an initiative to raise the state's minimum wage. The Arkansas Supreme Court ruled on the two ballot measures days before early voting begins for the Nov. 6 midterm election.

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  6. Russellville East End Industrial Park accomplishes site certificationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier

    Arkansas native and legendary coach Bear Bryant said, "It is not the will to win, but the will to prepare to win that makes the difference." The local business leaders who are promoting the Russellville East End Industrial Park have both the will to win and the will to prepare for the creation of jobs and attraction of capital investment to Russellville and Pope County.

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  7. Owner of Major League Baseball team among funders of racist super PACRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ThinkProgress

    ... Agenda went viral on Thursday evening. The spots, running on radio stations popular with black voters in Arkansas and Missouri, urge black women to back Republican Rep. French Hill in Arkansas' 2nd congressional district, Republican Missouri ...

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  8. No. 1 Alabama seeks to beat Tennessee for 12th straight yearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TheMonitor.com

    ... File) FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2018, file photo, Alabama offensive lineman Jonah Williams sets up to block against Arkansas in the second half of an NCAA college football game, in Fayetteville, Ark. Williams was named to The Associated Press Midseason ...

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  9. Roundabout 10/19/18Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... meats, eggs, baked goods, crafts including wind chimes, jewelry and more. Meet the farmers, crafters and artists. Arkansas Coding Academy Adult Classes: At the Arkansas Coding Academy, students can be retrained for a new career within several ...

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  10. No Small Talk, Ep. 30: 'Tampopo'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    This week, we talk arts news and peer into the brothy underbelly of Juzo Itami's ramen western "Tampopo," the next film in our Arkansas Times Film Series. First, though, we check in on some arts and entertainment news.

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  11. State police: 23-year-old Arkansan dies week after crash in which vehicle overturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    Authorities said Friday a 23-year-old Arkansan died this week from injuries he sustained in a crash earlier this month.

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  12. Morris indicates Storey at QB; fans want to see NolandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fayetteville Flyer

    Either Arkansas or Tulsa will pick up their second win of the season Saturday when the two beleaguered football teams square off at 11 a.m. at Razorback Stadium. For the Razorbacks, it could be their last chance for another victory this season as four SEC games await the Hogs to close out what has been a miserable season thus far.

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  13. Weekend Flyer: Homecoming, Rainbow Kitten Surprise, Leon Bridges, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... show Skeleton Crew is playing at Nadine Baum Studios through the weekend, and UA Theatre will perform a new show by Arkansas native playwright Qui Nguyen called She Kills Monsters. Also this weekend, Willi Carlisle and Joseph Fletcher, the team ...

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  14. TGIF: News roundup, open lineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    ... of private business." This is, of course, nonsense. A new term limits proposal will not make the fall ballot, the Arkansas Supreme Court ruled today in a split decision. Payday lenders are working hard to get legislative cover for the reintroduction ...

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  15. Pro-Trump group tells black voters to support Republicans because...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    A super PAC's outlandish new ad for an Arkansas Republican used Brett M. Kavanaugh's plight to argue that Democrats could bring back lynchings against black men. It was quickly and widely denounced - including by the congressman it was designed to support.

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  16. 8 Days A WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    ... really was in a game of Dungeons & Dragons, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19-20; 2 p.m. Oct. 21; again Oct. 24-28, University of Arkansas Global Campus Theatre on the Fayetteville square. $5-$20. 575-4752. "Skeleton Crew" - Four longtime employees in a Detroit ...

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  17. 'She Kills Monsters'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    ... more Last Starfighter than Han Solo. In the case of "She Kills Monsters," which opens Oct. 19 at the University of Arkansas' black box theater in downtown Fayetteville, Nguyen's heroines are sisters forging a relationship inside a game of Dungeons & ...

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  18. Arkansas Supreme Court disqualifies term limits proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The Arkansas Supreme Court on Friday ordered election officials to not count votes cast for a ballot measure that would have imposed the strictest term limits in the country on state legislators.

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  19. Auburn TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Decatur Daily

    ... nearly 500 yards and 109th surrendering more than 35 points per game. Against SEC opponents (Alabama, LSU and Arkansas), those numbers jump to 521 and 46 points. Ole Miss won't provide much resistance; the question is whether Auburn is capable of ...

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  20. Auburn football: Defensive weaknesses exposed in lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Decatur Daily

    ... win. [JAKE CRANDALL/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] AUBURN - Late Saturday night at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock, Arkansas, nearly 500 miles west of the Plains, Jordan Ta'amu put on a show. The Ole Miss quarterback completed 26 of 35 passes for 387 ...

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