Arkansas doctor seen in viral photo with son loses his home to tornado A photo of a doctor greeting his son through a glass door went viral last week. Over the weekend, a tornado destroyed their Arkansas home.
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A City Hunkered Down to Survive an Outbreak. That Helped in a Tornado, Too. Jonesboro, Ark., came through a devastating tornado without any deaths, partly because businesses were closed and people were sheltered at home from the coronavirus. NYTimes.com - Published 4 days ago
Tornado rips through Jonesboro, Arkansas damaging homes, cars and local airport The tornado injured at least six people as it rolled through Jonesboro, Arkansas on March 28.
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Coronavirus closures 'blessing in disguise' as tornado rips through Jonesboro mall A tornado ripped through Jonesboro, Arkansas, damaging several buildings including a mall and airport.
USATODAY.com - Published 5 days ago Tornado Strikes Jonesboro, Ark., Causing Injuries, Official Says It was not clear how many people were injured or how seriously. A mall, local businesses and an airport were among the sites damaged. NYTimes.com - Published 5 days ago
Tornado wrecks buildings, tosses cars in Jonesboro, Arkansas A large tornado struck the city of Jonesboro in Arkansas on Saturday, wrecking buildings and flipping cars, according to local media and images posted online. Reuters - Published 5 days ago
More severe storms are in the forecast for Friday as a cold front roars east More stormy weather was in the forecast Friday across portions of the eastern U.S., a day after severe storms lashed Arkansas and Texas.
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A nervous wait at Louisiana abortion clinic at center of U.S. Supreme Court fight A 27-year-old woman from southern Arkansas waited nervously at the Hope Medical Group for Women after traveling two hours for a medical procedure that is becoming increasingly difficult to obtain in.. Reuters - Published on February 18, 2020 'True Grit' author Charles Portis dies at 86 Charles Portis, the reclusive Arkansas writer known for the classic Western novel "True Grit" and the wry humor that filled his works, died on Monday at the age of 86 after battling a long illness, the.. Reuters - Published on February 17, 2020
Appeals Court Rejects Trump Medicaid Work Requirements in Arkansas The ruling, written by a Reagan appointee, said the administration failed to show how such rules would help Medicaid to meet its mission of covering the poor. NYTimes.com - Published on February 14, 2020
2 officers shot, gunman killed in Arkansas Walmart Two police officers were wounded and a gunman was killed Monday morning in an exchange of gunfire at a Walmart store in Forrest City in eastern Arkansas. (Feb. 10)
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Two police officers injured, suspect killed during Walmart shooting in Arkansas Two police officers were injured and a suspect killed during a shooting at a Walmart Supercenter in Forrest City, Arkansas.
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2 Police Officers Injured in Shooting at Walmart in Arkansas, Officials Say At least one of the officers was taken to a hospital. NYTimes.com - Published on February 10, 2020 At least 3 people shot at Walmart Supercenter in Arkansas, police say The Forrest City police offered no additional details about the incident other than confirming officers were on scene.
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Police confirm active shooter at Walmart Supercenter in Arkansas The Forrest City police offered no additional details about the incident other than confirming officers were on scene.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 10, 2020 Tibetan monks at turtle release, puppy rescue 911: News from around our 50 states City officials to allow new evidence tests post-execution in Arkansas, lawmakers move ahead on repeal of death penalty in Colorado, and more
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Senators yawn and take notes as the defense team talks. Senator Tom Cotton, Republican of Arkansas, rubbed his eyes with his right hand and yawned. NYTimes.com - Published on January 27, 2020 Groups sue to clear executed Arkansas inmate Two groups are suing an Arkansas city seeking the release of evidence they say could exonerate an inmate who was executed nearly three years ago. (Jan. 23)
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Arkansas Sheriff Accused of Assaulting 3 Faces Federal Charges If convicted, Sheriff Anthony Boen of Franklin County could serve up to 30 years in prison and pay a fine of up to $250,000. NYTimes.com - Published on December 18, 2019 50 years ago, college football's 'Game of the Century' between No. 1 Texas and No. 2 Arkansas lived up to the hype Fifty years ago, No. 1 Texas and No. 2 Arkansas met in a college football showdown that lived up to its billing as the "Game of the Century."
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"Sunday Morning" Full Episode 12/1 This week "Sunday Morning," with guest host Lee Cowan, features David Pogue's cover story on the next generation of GPS satellites. Plus: Cowan profiles the Shriners Hospitals for Children spokesperson.. CBS News - Published on December 1, 2019 All her sons: The Cemetery Angel When the AIDS crisis hit in the 1980s, Ruth Coker Burks – who'd inherited 262 plots in a family cemetery in Hot Springs, Arkansas – became a mother of sorts to countless sons, many abandoned by.. CBS News - Published on December 1, 2019
College football coaches on the move: Five questions as changes loom Florida State, Arkansas, Southern Cal and Missouri are among the schools that have head coach openings or could have them in the coming week.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 26, 2019 Her Battles With the Press Corps Behind Her, Sanders Plans a Political Future President Trump’s former press secretary has returned to Arkansas a bona fide star eager to play a new role in a post-Trump Republican Party. NYTimes.com - Published on November 24, 2019
Bloomberg files paperwork in Arkansas to get on the primary ballot Bloomberg has also filed to get on the primary ballot in Alabama, but has not filed in any early primary states CBS News - Published on November 24, 2019 Chemistry professors charged with making meth in school lab after report of strange odor In a case that lends itself to comparisons to the hit drama "Breaking Bad," two chemistry professors in Arkansas were charged with manufacturing meth.
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Real-life 'Breaking Bad?' Chemistry professors charged with making meth in college lab The two arrested are professors at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, about 60 miles southwest from Little Rock.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 18, 2019 Michael Bloomberg files for Democratic primary in Arkansas Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has filed for the 2020 Democratic primary in Arkansas. John Harris, editor-in-chief and co-founder of Politico, joined CBSN with the latest.. CBS News - Published on November 12, 2019
Michael Bloomberg, weighing presidential bid, appears in Arkansas to enter ballot Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire media mogul and former New York City mayor, added his name to the Democratic primary ballot in Arkansas on Tuesday as he continued to publicly toy with running for.. Reuters - Published on November 12, 2019 Bloomberg registers for 2020 ballot in Arkansas Michael Bloomberg has filed paperwork to appear on the ballot in Arkansas' March 3 presidential primary. The billionaire former New York mayor hasn't formally announced a bid for the Democratic.. USATODAY.com - Published on November 12, 2019
Bloomberg Heads to Arkansas to File for 2020 Presidential Primary Michael Bloomberg is taking another step toward entering the 2020 race, filing paperwork to meet early deadlines for Democratic primaries. NYTimes.com - Published on November 12, 2019 Arkansas joins states backing T-Mobile's deal to buy Sprint Arkansas has decided to back the U.S> Justice Department's decision to approve a merger of T-Mobile US and Sprint, the third and fourth largest U.S. wireless carriers. Reuters - Published on November 8, 2019
Chicken recall: More than 2 million pounds recalled because may be contaminated with metal Simmons Prepared Foods, Inc., based in Arkansas, is recalling more than 2 million pounds of its ready-to-cook chicken products, the USDA announced.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 6, 2019 Sen. Tom Cotton: The House moved too fast on repeal and replace Sen. Tom Cotton, R - Arkansas told CBS' John Dickerson, "To release a bill that was written in secret and then expect to pass it in 18 days, I just don't think was feasible." CBS News - Published on November 6, 2019
Cotton on senate investigation into Russian influence on the Trump campaign Sen. Tom Cotton, R - Arkansas, talks about the ongoing investigation into Russian influence in the 2016 presidential election. CBS News - Published on November 6, 2019 Sen. Tom Cotton on Afghanistan: "If you're not winning, sometimes you are losing" Senator Tom Cotton, R-Arkansas, discusses Russia's habit of interference, the plan for Afghanistan, and the proposed legislation to protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller. CBS News - Published on November 6, 2019
Sen. Tom Cotton says Christine Blasey Ford has been "victimized by Democrats" Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Arkansas, joins John Dickerson to discuss the Kavanaugh-Ford hearing and the process that led up to it. CBS News - Published on November 5, 2019 Misery Index Week 10: Willie Taggart is overmatched at Florida State; Arkansas is a disaster As we've figured out by now, Willie Taggart hasn't been a good hire at FSU. What did we get wrong? In addition, Arkansas has turned into a disaster.
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Cotton says "unprovoked attacks" from Iran "warrant a retaliatory military strike" Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Arkansas, joins moderator Margaret Brennan to discuss the U.S. response to Iran's suspected involvement in attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. CBS News - Published on November 1, 2019 Three wishes At a nursing home in northwest Arkansas, 11-year-old Ruby Chitsey likes to go to work with her mom, a nurse who travels to several nursing homes in the area. And it was on one of those visits that Ruby.. CBS News - Published on November 1, 2019
From 2013: "Star Trek"'s George Takei: A sci-fi icon George Takei became a star voyaging through the galaxy on board the Starship Enterprise. But the actor and activist's journey began at an Arkansas internment camp at the dawn of WWII. He described his.. CBS News - Published on November 1, 2019 Beatrice's Goat How does a poor girl from Uganda wind up at a college in New England? Bob Simon tells the surprising story of a girl named Beatrice, who made it out of her tiny village and into a school in America --.. CBS News - Published on November 1, 2019
‘Nightmare’ roof, fire-starting drones, Pennywise Jeep: News from around our 50 states Dino eggs among ancient fossils stolen in Arkansas, Illinois governor wants to follow California’s lead on college athletes, and more
USATODAY.com - Published on October 29, 2019 A hunter shot a deer. Then it got back up and killed him. An Arkansas hunter was killed by a deer he shot when he got out of his stand to check on it. It's not the first time this has happened.
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Hunter dies after being attacked by deer he'd just shot Experienced Arkansas hunter suffered puncture wounds when the buck got up and attacked CBS News - Published on October 24, 2019 Arkansas hunter dies after deer he shot got back up and attacked him, officials say A hunter in Arkansas died Thursday after a deer he shot got back up and attacked him, wildlife officials say.
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Convicted Murderer Who Escaped From Prison in 2009 Is Missing Again Calvin Adams, who is serving a sentence of life without parole, is either hiding on the grounds of an Arkansas prison or has escaped, officials say. NYTimes.com - Published on October 1, 2019 Girl begged companies for toy Army women and ones that weren't pink. 'It's happening' The Arkansas girl who loved playing with Army figurines heard from only one company who would make women soldiers after writing letters to many.
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