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    Muldrow Police K9 Dies Of Heat Stroke In Vehicle

    MULDROW (KFSM) – A K9 has died as the result of a heat stroke, according to the Muldrow Police Department. K9 Zeke had been with the department more than four years. The dog was inside of a patrol unit for longer than an hour on July, 24, 2015. Officer Robert Allen got into work at […]

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    Walmart Warns Suppliers: Don’t Cheat Our Customers

    CNN – Walmart has warned its suppliers that a 12 ounce package of cereal or coffee or crackers better contain all 12 ounces. The retail giant hopes to avoid the kind of trouble that Whole Foods ran into last month when it was investigated for overcharging customers. That probe is still going on, and the store […]

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    Doctor’s Rare Condition Lets Him Feel His Patients’ Pain

    CBS News – You’ve heard the expression, “I feel your pain,” but some people actually do, including a doctor in Boston who is able to connect with his patients in a way most can’t. As CBS Boston’s Dr. Mallika Marshall reports, Dr. Joel Salinas, a neurologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, has a rare condition called mirror-touch […]

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    Trial Date Reset For Man Accused Of Burning House With Children Inside

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – The trial date has been reset for a man accused of burning a house with children inside, officials said. Nicholas Rodriguez, 32, was arrested in May after police say he set fires at every entrance to a residence where multiple children were living. Rodriguez’s trial was scheduled to start on Tuesday (July […]

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    Burger King Is Winning Burger Wars Thanks To Chicken Fries

    CNN – Maybe life at McDonald’s would be less depressing if it had invented chicken fries. New menu items launched by McDonald’s have so far failed to stop its sales from shrinking. But they are really doing the trick at Burger King, which released new numbers on Monday that show the fast food chain is […]

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    ACLU Posts Check On Facebook Received After Winning 12-Week Abortion Ban Case

    LITTLE ROCK (KFSM) – The ACLU posted a picture of the check they received on Facebook after Arkansas lost its appeal of a federal judge’s ruling that struck down the state’s 12-week abortion ban. The check from the Arkansas State Medical Board was for $97,612, and it was posted on Saturday (July 25). Sen. Jason […]

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    Poll: Clinton Trails Top Republicans In Battleground States

    CNN – Hillary Clinton trails three top Republican presidential candidates in head-to-head matchups in Colorado, Iowa and Virginia, a new survey shows. The latest Quinnipiac University swing state polling released Wednesday shows the Democratic frontrunner trailing former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in each of those states. The […]

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    Arkansas’ Unemployment Rate Declines To 5.7 Percent In June

    LITTLE ROCK (KTHV) – The Arkansas Department of Workforce Services announced on Tuesday (July 21) that Arkansas’ unemployment rate last month dropped slightly to 5.7 percent. The agency said that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined one-tenth of a percentage point last month from 5.8 percent in May. The national jobless rate dropped two-tenths of […]

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    Washington County Justice Of The Peace Won’t Attend Animal Shelter Meetings

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – Washington County Justice of the Peace Sue Madison won’t be attending two special quorum court meetings that were called to discuss additional funding for the Washington County Animal Shelter, officials said. In a letter to Washington County Judge Marilyn Edwards on Monday (July 20), Madison said she won’t be attending either meeting, citing […]

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    Teen Controls HIV Infection Without Drugs For More Than 12 Years

    CNN – A French teenager infected at birth with HIV has shown the ability to control levels of the infection in her body — without being on antiretroviral treatment. The finding provides new hope that a “functional” cure for HIV — where the virus is brought down to low levels but not eradicated in the body […]

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    U.S., Cuba Restore Full Diplomatic Relations

    CBS News – More than a half century of Cold War and lingering enmity came to an abrupt but quiet end on Monday as the United States and Cuba restored full diplomatic relations. The new era began with little fanfare when an agreement between the two nations to resume normal ties on July 20 came into force […]

  • Football

    Arkansas Tech Football Player Drowns In Pope County

    RUSSELLVILLE (KFSM) – A student-athlete at Arkansas Tech University drowned in Pope County on Sunday (July 19), according to a release. Zemaric Holt, 21, died as a result of injuries suffered in an accident at Long Pool Recreation Area in Pope County, the release states. “Arkansas Tech extends its deepest condolences to the family of […]