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    UK Votes ‘Leave’ In Historic EU Referendum

    LONDON (CNN) — [Breaking news update at 11:58 PM ET ] The United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union, CNN predicts. Results show the Leave campaign has won with more than 51% of the vote. [Previous story, published at 11:52 PM ET] The United Kingdom stands on the precipice of a historic move […]

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    Texas Woman Wakes Up With British Accent After Surgery

    ROSENBERG, Texas — Lisa Alamia is a Texan, through and through. But you wouldn’t know it when she opens her mouth to speak. She had surgery on her lower jaw a few months ago, and she’s had a British accent ever since. “I didn’t notice it at first,” said Alamia, who is of Mexican heritage. […]

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    Can Memory Loss In Alzheimer’s Patients Be Reversed?

    A cure for Alzheimer’s disease (AD), a condition marked by progressive, debilitating cognitive decline that affects more than 5.4 million Americans, is the holy grail in disease research. One expert, Dr. Dale Bredesen, a professor at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging and a professor at the Easton Laboratories for Neurodegenerative Disease Research at […]

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    Rodeo Of The Ozarks Ticket Giveaway Rules

    Rodeo Of The Ozarks Ticket Giveaway: Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING.  Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received.  Eligibility:  Entrants must be legal US residents, at least 18 years old or above, as determined by KFSM and […]

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    Rutledge: $400 Million In Apple E-Book Settlement Payouts To Begin

    LITTLE ROCK (KFSM) – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said today that eligible Arkansans who have purchased electronic books (e-books) will begin receiving their share of Apple Inc.’s $400 million settlement payout, the result of a multistate e-books price-fixing case. Arkansas and 32 other states filed a lawsuit against Apple Inc. for conspiring to artificially […]

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    Distemper Outbreak Requires Local Humane Society To Continue Hold On Dog Adoptions

    FORT SMITH (KFSM)—Dog adoptions at the Sebastian County Humane Society will be suspended longer than expected because of a distemper outbreak in some of their dogs. In the last two weeks, 15 dogs at the shelter have been euthanized because they had canine distemper, according to executive director Joseph Sprague . “It comes in with […]

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    Holes In Hostas

    Holes in hosta leaves – they’re a common sight no matter where you garden. Slugs are the most common culprit, but there are other possibilities. Start by reviewing the weather.  Frost damage, hail, and even falling maple seeds (many call “helicopters”), can damage these plants.  Monitor the weather and the progression of the damage.  No […]

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    British Politician Jo Cox Dies After Attack In Birstall, Police Say

    British politician Jo Cox, described as a rising star of the opposition Labour Party, has died as a result of her injuries following a meeting in her constituency Thursday, police said. She is the first British lawmaker to be killed in office since Conservative MP Ian Gow was assassinated by the IRA in 1990. Here […]

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    NWA Pride Week Festivities Begin

    NORTHWEST ARKANSAS (KFSM) – The Northwest Arkansas Center for equality is hosting its 10th annual Pride Week with the festivities beginning on Thursday (June 16). Thousands are expected to attend the events, even after the Orlando tragedy. As a result – more police officers will be in attendance and making sure everything runs smoothly. Dickson […]

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    Investigation Underway After Arkansas National Guard Soldier Dies During Training At Fort Chaffee

    FORT CHAFFEE (KFSM) — A death investigation is underway after an Arkansas National Guard soldier died while training at Fort Chaffee Joint Maneuver Training Center Tuesday night (June 14). Joel Lynch, the Public Affairs Officer for the Arkansas National Guard, identified the victim as Specialist Sylvester Cline, 32, of Pine Bluff.  A statement released from […]

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    Walton Family Foundation Names New Executive Director

    BENTONVILLE (KFSM) — A new executive director is set to join the Walton Family Foundation this September. Kyle Peterson, a  managing partner and board member of leading nonprofit consulting firm FSG, was named for the new position Wednesday morning (June 15). A press release from the Walton Family Foundation states that Peterson brings 25 years […]

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    UPDATE: Two Brothers Arrested In Connection To Multiple Oklahoma Burglaries

    SEQUOYAH COUNTY (KFSM) — Two brothers are behind bars and facing multiple charges after being linked to a string of burglaries across Sequoyah County. Sheriff Ron Lockhart identified the two men as Coltin and Cody Sparks, both of whom are from Cookson, Oklahoma. They brothers were arrested Monday morning (June 13) after a deputy responded […]