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    Train goes to Kharkiv with crash victims remains

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    A train bearing the remains of people who died in the Malaysia Airlines crash arrived in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv on Wednesday on their way to the Netherlands.
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    Texas man gets 16 years for injuring officer

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    A Texas man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for a car crash that caused a San Antonio police officer's leg to be amputated.
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    Baby dies while in foster care at East Texas home

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    Officials say a 2-month-old girl has died at an East Texas home as the woman with whom she was living ran an errand and left several other adults to watch the baby.
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    New Orleans putting smoked butts in a better place

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    In New Orleans, discarded butts are being turned into something useful.
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    Lawsuit filed to stop Common Core use in Louisiana

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    Seventeen state lawmakers are heading to court to try to stop Louisiana's use of the Common Core education standards in public schools.
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    Arkansas AG rejects medical pot measure wording

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    Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel has rejected the wording of a proposal to legalize medical marijuana by a group that is trying to put the measure before voters in 2016.
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    Group asks state to block alcohol measure

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    A group opposed to a proposal expanding alcohol sales in Arkansas is asking the secretary of state to not certify the measure for the November ballot, claiming it missed a deadline to submit petitions.
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    TRAFFIC ALERT: Traffic down to one lane on Interstate 20 West near mile marker 32

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    The Bossier Sheriff's Office is working an accident involving two vehicles. More>>

    SAU to swear-in new police chief Video included

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    New Southern Arkansas University Police Chief Anthony Williams is scheduled to be sworn into office.
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    Road Closure. LA 3015, Bridge over Castor Bayou Relief Video included

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    A traffic alert those those in DeSoto Parish.
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    David Haak to Announce Mayoral Candidacy Video included

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    A lifelong resident of Texarkana, Arkansas is preparing to announce his candidacy for Texarkana, Arkansas’ Mayoral Race.
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    DeSoto sales taxes level out after drilling boom Video included

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    You can see it in sales tax revenues -- the Haynesville Shale drilling boom is over in DeSoto Parish.
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    Bodies from downed jetliner piled in boxcars in Ukraine; West condemns crash site tampering

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    Western leaders are accusing pro-Russian rebels of tampering with the 42-square-mile crash site in eastern Ukraine where a Malaysian jetliner went down with last week, killing all 298 on board.
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    Dallas police use civilian workers at county jail

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    The Dallas Police Department is using civilian employees at the county jail to help free up its officers.
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    14-year-old Texas girl dies in go-kart crash

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    Police say a North Texas teenager died Sunday when her go-kart crashed near the Texas Motor Speedway.
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    Northwestern State band invited to Ireland

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    The Spirit of Northwestern Marching Band has been invited to participate in the St. Patrick's Festival Parade in Dublin, Ireland, on March 17, 2015.
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    Wal-Mart CEO's pay highest in Arkansas

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    The chief executive officer at Wal-Mart was the highest-paid public company executive in Arkansas last year.
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    Crews rescue man who fell from cliff in Arkansas

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    Crews rescued a 52-year-old man who fell off a cliff at Ozark National Forest.
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    10 Things to Know for Monday

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    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:
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    More millennials say “no” to marriage Video included

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    When it comes to marriage, millennials are saying "I don't."
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    Nearly 5,000 waking up in the dark Video included

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    Nearly 5,000 AEP Swepco customers are waking up in the dark. More>>

    Sheriff's office: Oklahoma infant safe in Texas Video included

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    Authorities say an infant has been found unharmed in West Texas after she was abducted in Oklahoma.
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    Malaysia Airlines says changes route for planes

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    Malaysia Airlines says that in the wake of the shooting down of one of its passenger jets over Ukraine, it has changed the route it planes will take on flights to and from Europe.
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    Australian PM lashes out at Russia over shot plane

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    An angry Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott is demanding an independent inquiry into the downing of a Malaysian jetliner and says Russia's response is "deeply, deeply unsatisfactory."
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    Police: Texas man stabbed daughter 21 times

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    Police have arrested a South Texas man accused of stabbing his 11-year-old daughter 21 times.
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    Official: Fewer kids detained recently at border

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    U.S. Border Patrol officials say a region in South Texas overwhelmed by immigrant children illegally crossing into the U.S. has detained fewer minors in the last 10 days.
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    Man accused of using company check to pay hooker

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    Slidell police say a health store worker is accused of using a $200 company check to pay a prostitute after a back-room encounter.
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    Chinese chemical company coming to Louisiana

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    A China-based company is opening a methanol manufacturing facility on the Mississippi River in St. James Parish that's expected to create 350 to 400 permanent jobs.
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    Officials: Up to $100M needed for new prison

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    Arkansas corrections officials say they'll ask lawmakers next year for between $75 million and $100 million to build a new prison to ease overcrowding.
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    Vehicle associated with missing Arkansas man found

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    Arkansas police say they have found the vehicle a missing 24-year-old Lonoke County man was driving before he disappeared.
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    Police: Trash dumped at historic Arkansas cemetery

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    Arkansas police are looking for whoever used a historic black cemetery as a garbage dump.
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    Secrets leaker Manning to begin gender treatments

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    National security leaker Chelsea Manning can get initial treatment for a gender-identity condition from the military after the Bureau of Prisons rejected the Army's request to accept her transfer from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, to a civilian facility.
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    Minimum wage plan meets initial signature count

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    A proposal to gradually raise Arkansas' minimum wage is one step closer to appearing on the November ballot after petitions for the measure passed an initial signature count. Secretary of State Mark Martin said Wednesday an initial count found that 64,000 signatures were submitted for the proposed initiated act backed by Give Arkansas a Raise Now. The group needs 62,507 signatures from registered voters to qualify for the ballot. The office is now checking to make sure the signatures are fro... More>>

    Couples ask judge to strike Ark. gay marriage ban

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    Attorneys for two same-sex couples in Arkansas are asking a federal judge to issue an order striking down the state's gay marriage ban. Attorneys for the couples filed a motion Wednesday for summary judgment, asking U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker to issue an order striking down the state constitutional amendment barring same-sex marriage and any related laws as unconstitutional. The couples filed the lawsuit last year against the state over the ban. A Pulaski County judge earlier this ye... More>>

    Israel says it foiled attack by Gaza infiltrators

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    The Israeli military says it thwarted an attack by 13 Gaza militants who sneaked into Israel through a tunnel. Lt. Col. Peter Lerner, a military spokesman, says the militants were identified some 250 meters (820 feet) inside Israel and were struck by Israeli aircraft. Lerner said the military believed at least one militant was killed in Thursday's strike. He says the remaining fighters appeared to have returned to Gaza through the tunnel. The incident occurred hours before Israel and Hamas w... More>>

    Jerry Sandusky's son talks of his bedtime 'ritual'

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    A son of child molestation convict Jerry Sandusky says Sandusky had a bedtime "ritual" at the family's central Pennsylvania home. The Oprah Winfrey Network on Wednesday released a clip of Winfrey's interview with Matt Sandusky, who says he was sexually abused by his father. Sandusky tells Winfrey he enjoyed spending time with the family except when it came time for bed. The full interview airs Thursday at 9 p.m. Eastern. The network says Sandusky also describes grooming, methodical control a... More>>

    Senate panel examining role of GM legal department

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    The CEO of General Motors is expected to get pointed questions today at a Senate hearing looking into how a known defect remained hidden from the public for 11 years. Mary Barra will likely be asked by the Senate Commerce subcommittee on consumer protection about how she's changing the corporate culture that allowed defective ignition switches to go unchecked. But Senators may focus even more closely on GM General Counsel Michael Millikin as they seek to establish what role the company's leg... More>>

    Ex-sheriff to be sentenced for money laundering

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    A former South Texas sheriff is to be sentenced after pleading guilty to money laundering. Former Hidalgo County Sheriff Lupe Trevino (treh-VEEN'-yoh) could receive up to 20 years in prison Thursday for his April 14 plea about two weeks after resigning as sheriff. His former commander, Jose Padilla, could receive up to 10 years in prison when he's sentenced Thursday in McAllen for accepting a bribe. Trevino admitted to laundering campaign contributions tied to a convicted drug trafficker. Hi... More>>

    Ex-prosecutor asks for pardon in fatal GM crash

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    A former prosecutor has asked a Texas agency to pardon a woman who pleaded guilty in a 2004 car crash that killed her fiance but which her attorney says was caused by a faulty General Motors ignition switch. Candice Anderson pleaded guilty and was sentenced to five years of probation for the death of her fiance, Gene Mikale Erickson, in an East Texas crash. Robert Hilliard, Anderson's attorney, says the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in May confirmed to Erikson's mother the c... More>>

    Shell makes 3rd discovery in Gulf's deep waters

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    Shell says it has made its third major discovery in the Norphlet play in the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico with the Rydberg exploration well. The Rydberg well is located 75 miles offshore in Mississippi Canyon Block 525 in 7,479 feet of water. It was drilled to a total depth of 26,371 feet and encountered more than 400 feet of oil-bearing rock. As of Tuesday, Shell was completing the full evaluation of the well results, but expects the resource base to be the equivalent of about 100 mill... More>>

    LSU hospital deals cost less than expected

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    Louisiana spent $52 million less than was budgeted for Gov. Bobby Jindal's privatization deals for the LSU hospitals that provide care to the uninsured in the recently-ended fiscal year. Data provided by the state health department shows the deals cost the state just over $1 billion in the fiscal year that ended June 30. Jindal's health secretary, Kathy Kliebert, says the hospital's new managers are improving care while running more efficient operations. Lawmakers in areas with the privatiza... More>>

    No big winners in Wednesday's lottery drawings

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    The Louisiana Lottery Corporation says nobody won the two major jackpots in the Louisiana Lotto and multistate Powerball drawings on Wednesday night. Louisiana Lotto players matching all six numbers drawn would have won or shared a $575,000 prize, which will rise to an estimated $600,000 for Saturday. Players matching all five numbers and the Powerball would have won or shared the $50 million jackpot. The prize goes to an estimated $60 million for Saturday. The Easy 5 drawing rises to an est... More>>

    TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Golden Meadows Railroad Cross to Close for Upgrades Video included

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    Golden Meadows Drive at Barksdale Boulevard is scheduled to close this morning while crews with Kansas City Southern Railroad work to replace the rail crossing at that location. More>>

    Pakistan: US missile strike kills 15 militants

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    Pakistani officials say an American drone has fired four missiles at a compound in a troubled northwestern tribal region, killing at least 15 militants.
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    14 workers trapped in China tunnel collapse alive

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    A local government in southwest China says 14 workers trapped when part of a railway tunnel collapsed two days ago are alive and safe in the wreckage.
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    Missouri execution on hold after late stay granted

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    John Middleton was scheduled to die one minute after midnight Wednesday for killing three people in rural northern Missouri in 1995.
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    New guidelines could help many pregnant workers

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    New federal guidelines on job discrimination against pregnant workers could have a big impact on the workplace and in the courtroom.
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    Authorities: Phone scammers impersonate officers

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    The Sebastian County Sheriff's Office says there have been several reports in recent days of residents receiving phone calls from someone impersonating a law enforcement officer.
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    Arkansas courthouse shut down by fleas reopens

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    A Southwest Arkansas courthouse has reopened after it was closed for flea fumigation.
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    Texas ex-officials warn city against fracking ban

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    Current and former Texas officials have warned a North Texas city that it lacks the authority to enact a ban it's considering on hydraulic fracturing.
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    Football game to bring $300 million to Dallas

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    The Dallas area is expected to see more than 60,000 out-of-state fans and $300 million in spending when it hosts the new college football championship game.
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    Texas woman to be sentenced for sending ricin

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    A Texas woman who had minor acting roles in film and television faces sentencing for sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and now-former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. The sentencing hearing for 36-year-old Shannon Guess Richardson is set for Wednesday in federal court in Texarkana, Texas. Richardson pleaded guilty in December to possessing and producing a biological toxin. Her attorney says that under the plea deal her prison time would be capped at 18 years. Richardson ... More>>

    Board named in takeover of Texas school district

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    Texas education officials have announced the seven members of a board of managers that will oversee a troubled Southeast Texas school district that has been investigated over its finances and its handling of services to disabled students.
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    Order issued in suit by Texas gun rights group

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    A federal judge has granted a temporary restraining order preventing a North Texas city from enforcing an ordinance that a gun rights group says violates its free speech rights.
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    Amtrak train, 18-wheeler collide in Tangipahoa

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    A passenger train and an 18-wheeler have collided at a crossing in Tangipahoa Parish.
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    Maness seeks position as most conservative in race

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    Republican U.S. Senate candidate and tea party favorite Rob Maness is pledging a two-term limit, a home base in Louisiana and a reduced budget for his congressional office if elected in November. . More>>

    Authorities release names of 2 shot near Vilonia

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    The Faulkner County Sheriff's Office says it is investigating a double shooting outside Vilonia as a murder-suicide.
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    Applications being accepted for energy assistance

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    The Central Arkansas Development Council is still accepting applications for the regular Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
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    Rick Rowe shows us some unique pet therapy in today's Mystery Monday Video included

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    There's a pet therapy program at the Glen Retirement System in Shreveport. For thirteen years, they have brought in pets to love on the patients.
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    Officer involved in Pine Bluff shooting resigns

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    A Jefferson County sheriff's investigator involved in a shooting at a Pine Bluff nightclub has resigned. More>>

    Cronut creator demands NW La pastry name-change

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    A northwest Louisiana restaurant's croissant-doughnut hybrid is getting a new name -- Juggernut, Highlander or Steve.
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    Governors group skirts `radioactive' Common Core

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    Facing opposition from staunch conservatives, the Common Core education standards designed to improve schools and student competitiveness are being modified by some Republican governors.
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    Police: Woman dead; companion, 3 children missing

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    Authorities say a suburban New Orleans woman has been found bludgeoned to death in her bathtub and the man she lived with and his three children are missing.
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    Police: Suspect in custody after standoff

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    San Antonio police say a standoff has ended after several hours with a suspect in custody.
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    Police back off on plan to take explicit photo

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    Police in Virginia say they no longer will pursue efforts to take sexually explicit photos of a 17-year-old in an effort to prove a sexting case against him.
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    Girl hoped to have been cured of HIV has relapsed

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    A Mississippi girl born with the AIDS virus and in remission for several years despite stopping treatment now shows signs that she still harbors HIV and therefore is not cured.
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    Obama books summer getaway on Martha's Vineyard

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    President Barack Obama has booked a two-week summer getaway for his family on the picturesque Massachusetts island of Martha's Vineyard.
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    Regent: officials received threatening messages

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    The chairman of the University of Texas System's regents complained that regents and the chancellor have been subjected to personal and "threatening" attacks.
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    Louisiana ruling on confession rankles Catholics

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    Catholics are decrying a recent Louisiana Supreme Court decision that reaches into the most sanctified of church places, the confessional booth.
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    Education leaders propose new testing strategy

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    Education leaders are seeking to broker a compromise with Gov. Bobby Jindal on the standardized tests used in public schools next year.
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    Groups say 12-week ban should remain struck down

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    Opponents of Arkansas' 12-week abortion ban say a federal appeals court should rule the law unconstitutional, arguing the state is trying to overturn 40 years of court precedent by seeking to reinstate the prohibition.
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    Yellville woman pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud

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    A Marion County woman has been sentenced to probation, a fine and ordered to pay restitution after pleading guilty to Medicaid fraud.
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    What to Do with your KIDS Video included

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    Entertaining your kids while school is out for the summer doesn’t’ have to break the bank.
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    Obama ties to shift border crisis political debate

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    President Barack Obama is seeking to recast the political debate over young migrants arriving at the border as a question of Republican willingness to tackle the problem, not his decision to skip a chance to view the crisis first-hand.
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    La. voucher program enrollment again on the rise

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    More than 8,800 students have been awarded vouchers to attend Louisiana private schools with taxpayer dollars in the upcoming school year, a 30 percent growth in the program championed by Gov. Bobby Jindal.
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    Brennan's to reopen after bankruptcy sale

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    The pink Royal Street building, closed since last summer and stripped of its name shortly thereafter, will once again be called Brennan's.
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    Alcohol sales measure moves closer to ballot

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    A proposal to allow alcohol sales in all Arkansas counties has moved closer toward appearing on the ballot, after election officials said petitions for the measure passed an initial signature count.
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    Secretary of state: Don't block voter ID law

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    Arkansas Secretary of State Mark Martin's office is asking a judge to deny a request to block a voter ID law, saying it would cause "irreparable harm" to the state.
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    "Kids can end racism," says proud father overwhelmed by son's classroom response Video included

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    Beautiful, heartwarming video of four year-old Tyler James as he is welcomed back by his excited classmates after being out sick for an entire week is going viral. More>>

    Pilot buys pizzas for passengers grounded by storm Video included

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    A Frontier Airlines pilot treated his passengers to pizza when storms diverted a Denver-bound flight to Cheyenne, where the plane was stuck for a couple of hours.
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    Jerry Sandusky's son tells story to Oprah Winfrey

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    Jerry Sandusky's adult son is speaking out about what he says was sexual abuse by his father.
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    Different immigration-related `days of action' set

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    It'll be a "day of action" for a pair of separate coalitions pressing for reforms on separate immigration-related issues.
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    County judge defends sheltering immigrant children

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    Dallas County's top elected official defended his plan to house about 2,000 unaccompanied children who entered the country illegally.
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    GOP field crowded for 6th Congressional District

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    The eight Republicans vying for the open 6th District congressional seat are trying to highlight differences among their personal resumes, as they strike largely similar policy positions.
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    Man finds skeletal remains while brush-hogging

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    A man whacking overgrown grass stumbled upon the skeletal remains of an unidentified person near the Old Ferry Landing in St. Francisville over the weekend.
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    UAMS receives federal funding to train physicians

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    The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has received $900,000 in federal funding for its training program for new primary care physicians at its regional center in Fort Smith known as UAMS West.
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    Red Cross opens flood shelter in Monroe County

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    The American Red Cross in Arkansas has opened an emergency shelter for flood victims in Monroe County.
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    Texas teen's 'Hail Mary' pass goes viral Video included

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       A Texas teen's video from vine goes viral after he shows off his football skills in a 'Hail Mary Pass'. Gary Haynes, throws the ball 45 feet; then runs the distance and catches it. More>>

    Dr. Jim Henderson Begins Interviews Today

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    A local educational leader is a step closer to running the state's community and technical colleges. More>>

    Teen arrested on gun charge after fight at school

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    Bossier City police have arrested a teenager after he allegedly had possession of a firearm on a high school campus. More>>

    Fly Fishing On The Little Missouri River

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    A few months ago our morning show director josh hale and myself went up into Arkansas to do some fly-fishing on the Little Missouri. More>>

    Monroe inmate dies after fight with another inmate

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    An inmate of Ouachita Correctional Center died during a fight with another inmate Tuesday. More>>

    Bonanza Creek to spend $80M in south Arkansas

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    A Denver-based energy company says it will invest $80 million this year to drill about 50 natural gas wells in south Arkansas. More>>

    DPS observes AMBER Alert anniversary

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    Texas Department of Public Safety officials are joining law enforcement around the nation in observing National AMBER Alert Awareness day. More>>

    Southwest flight lands at wrong Mo. Airport

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    Federal officials are investigating why a Southwest Airlines flight that was supposed to land at Branson Airport in southwest Missouri. More>>

    Saturday hours planned for Caddo Animal Shelter

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    The Caddo Parish Animal Shelter is preparing to expand operations with Saturday hours. More>>

    N La temps: 50s in the morning, frigid afternoon

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    Temperatures are plumetting as an arctic front moves into the Deep South, sending temperatures from the 50s to about freezing. More>>

    Young Natchitoches woman killed in crash

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    A young Natchitoches woman was killed in a vehicle accident after she reportedly lost control of her car.
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    Evening fire causes heavy damage to Shreveport home

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    A Shreveport home was heavily damaged by an evening fire.
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    Driver of Big Rig Treated at Area Hospital Video included

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    A truck driver is being treated for injuries after a late night accident in Shreveport. More>>

    Ark. AG launches investigation into Target breach

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    Arkansas attorney general Dustin McDaniel says he has launched an investigation into how a security breach at Target that affected millions of customers. More>>

    Chrissi Coile is leaving KTBS...

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    Chrissi Coile is leaving KTBS to stay home with family.  She talks about the difficult decision, in her own words.  Her last newscast is Friday, December 13th.  Please leave a comment and wish her well.   More>>

    Senators question electricity pricing plan

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    The Texas Senate's Natural Resources Committee has called the Public Utility Commission to talk about the pricing of electricity. More>>

    Suspect in Houston-area murders to go before judge

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    A man arrested on capital murder charges in connection with a triple homicide near Houston is scheduled to appear before a judge. More>>

    Monroe educational campaign: grease disposal

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    Grease is clogging sewer lines in Monroe, so public works officials are starting a campaign to teach people the right way to get dump cooking grease, fats and oils. More>>

    Woman arrested in death of infant son's death

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    A 30-year-old San Antonio woman has been arrested in the death of her 9-month-old son, who was found dead in his crib under mysterious circumstances. More>>

    Top performing Ark. schools to be announced

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    The Arkansas Education Department is to release a list of the top public schools, as judged in an accountability report. More>>

    I-530, Highway 10 to be shut down for work

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    The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department says lanes of Interstate 530 in Pine Bluff and Highway 10 in Little Rock will be closed this week. More>>

    Oswald wedding ring to be sold at auction

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    The gold wedding band of accused assassin Lee Harvey Oswald set to go up for auction, along with almost 300 items tied to the life and death of President John F. Kennedy. More>>

    Bossier City firefighters go pink for breast cancer awareness

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    Members of the Bossier City Fire Department will be sporting special duty shirts during the month of October in support of Breast Cancer Awareness month. The shirts are black pullover polos that feature More>>

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    • TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Golden Meadows Railroad Cross to Close for Upgrades

      TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Golden Meadows Railroad Cross to Close for Upgrades

      Wednesday, July 16 2014 9:14 AM EDT2014-07-16 13:14:59 GMT
      Golden Meadows Drive at Barksdale Boulevard is scheduled to close this morning while crews with Kansas City Southern Railroad work to replace the rail crossing at that location.
      Golden Meadows Drive at Barksdale Boulevard is scheduled to close this morning while crews with Kansas City Southern Railroad work to replace the rail crossing at that location.
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      Rick Rowe's ArkLaTex Best: Black Water Bride

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      A local band just got back from a major festival in Key West.  It was significant because they were specifically invited and some of the biggest songwriters in country music were there.
      A local band just got back from a major festival in Key West.  It was significant because they were specifically invited and some of the biggest songwriters in country music were there.
    • Texas teen's 'Hail Mary' pass goes viral

      Texas teen's 'Hail Mary' pass goes viral

      Thursday, May 8 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-05-08 20:58:53 GMT
         A Texas teen's video from vine goes viral after he shows off his football skills in a 'Hail Mary Pass'. Gary Haynes, throws the ball 45 feet; then runs the distance and catches it.
         A Texas teen's video from vine goes viral after he shows off his football skills in a 'Hail Mary Pass'. Gary Haynes, throws the ball 45 feet; then runs the distance and catches it.
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    • Four Shreveport/ Caddo MPC finalists meet the public

      Four Shreveport/ Caddo MPC finalists meet the public

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:14 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:14:34 GMT
      A committee narrowed down a pool of almost 50 to only four, and those finalists had their first test Tuesday night: meeting the people of Caddo Parish.
      A committee narrowed down a pool of almost 50 to only four, and those finalists had their first test Tuesday night: meeting the people of Caddo Parish.
    • Three dozen Caddo teachers displaced

      Three dozen Caddo teachers displaced

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:13:09 GMT
      The start of a new school year is fast approaching.As teachers and students prepare for the first day of class, a number of Caddo teachers don't know where they'll be going.Nearly three dozen Caddo Parish teachers don't know what classroom, or what school they'll be assignedThe moves comes after Louisiana Department of Education's Recovery School District's plan for transforming Caddo's lowest performing schools forced the district to start at ground zero, and required all staff to re-apply f...
      The start of a new school year is fast approaching.As teachers and students prepare for the first day of class, a number of Caddo teachers don't know where they'll be going.Nearly three dozen Caddo Parish teachers don't know what classroom, or what school they'll be assignedThe moves comes after Louisiana Department of Education's Recovery School District's plan for transforming Caddo's lowest performing schools forced the district to start at ground zero, and required all staff to re-apply f...
    • TOPS: A life-line but not a full ride

      TOPS: A life-line but not a full ride

      Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:05 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:05:23 GMT
      TOPS, or the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students, is the scholarship program that rewards Louisiana students for furthering their education in-state. It can be centerpiece to financing a college degree -- but parents sending students off to school will tell you, it does have its limits.
      TOPS, or the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students, is the scholarship program that rewards Louisiana students for furthering their education in-state. It can be centerpiece to financing a college degree -- but parents sending students off to school will tell you, it does have its limits.
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