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  1. Ark., Miss. gay marriage bans struckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Concord Monitor

    Arkansas and Mississippi became the latest two states yesterday to have their gay marriage bans overturned by federal judges, but there are no rushes to the altar as both orders are on hold so the states can consider appeals. Like several states, Arkansas and Mississippi had voter-approved constitutional amendments pass in 2004 that defined marriage between one man and one woman.

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  2. Dillard's Investor Advises Company to Pursue REIT SpinoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    ... article, which stated a spokesman was not "immediately available." Dillard's declined comment when contacted by Arkansas Business. You'll remember that in 2011, Dillard's announced plans to create a REIT as a subsidiary of the company . In an Oct. ...

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  3. December brings Arkansas Trail of Holiday LightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | KATV Little Rock

    More than 60 communities across Arkansas are taking part in the Trial of Holiday Lights in December. The annual event begins the week of Thanksgiving and runs through the Christmas season and into the New Year.

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  4. The University of Arkansas at Fort Smith lights up for the holidaysRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The City Wire

    Four year-old Jackson Cronkhite and his sister, seven year-old Lily, brave the cold to see the light display. It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith .

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  5. Arkansas, Mississippi gay marriage bans overturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Arkansas and Mississippi became the latest two states Tuesday to have their gay marriage bans overturned by federal judges, but there are no rushes to the altar as both orders are on hold so the states can consider appeals.

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  6. Protests against Ferguson decision grow across USRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the racially charged... Arkansas and Mississippi became the latest two states Tuesday to have their gay marriage bans overturned by federal judges, but there are no ...

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  7. Federal Judge Strikes Down Arkansas' Constitutional Ban on Marriage EqualityRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Today U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker struck down Arkansas' ban on marriage equality, joining over three-dozen state and federal courts that have ruled such bans unconstitutional over the last year. In response to today's ruling, Human Rights Campaign president and native Arkansan Chad Griffin issued the following statement: "More than five hundred committed and loving gay and lesbian couples have already married in the state of Arkansas, and two separate courts have now both declared that the state's ban on marriage equality is unconstitutional.

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  8. Gay Marriage Bans Overturned In Arkansas And MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... are on hold so the states can consider appeals. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images) LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas and Mississippi became the latest two states Tuesday to have their gay marriage bans overturned by federal judges, but there are no ...

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  9. About 100 turn out for impromptu 'Stand with Ferguson' rally at Arkansas CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    ... the Facebook event at 11:30 a.m. this morning when she saw no other plans surface online for an action in Central Arkansas. The event led with an invocation. "Please remind us that our town could be the next Ferguson," prayed a woman. "Give us the ...

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  10. Holiday Inn In Downtown Fort Smith Sold, Will Undergo RenovationRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    A property development group based in Mississippi has bought the Fort Smith Holiday Inn City Center and expects to renovate it into a new hotel, according to the group's president. Arkansas Hospitality Group, LLC finalized the sale of the hotel Friday .

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  11. Arkansans Rally in Solidarity with FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | FOX16

    Several dozen demonstrators are taking a stand on the State Capitol steps tonight in a show of solidarity with the people of Ferguson. Organizers are saying the rally was put together quickly, but the response has given them hope for justice and equality.

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  12. Federal judge overturns Arkansas' marriage banRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A federal judge struck down Arkansas' voter-approved gay marriage ban Tuesday but stopped any rush to the altar by putting her order on hold so the state can consider an appeal. U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker ruled in favor of two same-sex couples who had challenged a 2004 constitutional amendment and earlier state law defining marriage as between a man and a woman.

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  13. 2014 runoff resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... t in Sebastian County, which didn't report complete results Tuesday night. Bobby Portis scored 22 points and No. 25 Arkansas won its first game as a ranked team in seven years, beating ... Read>>

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  14. France suspends delivery of warship to RussiaRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | KSWO

    Arkansas and Mississippi became the latest two states Tuesday to have their gay marriage bans overturned by federal judges, but there are no rushes to the altar as both orders are on hold so the states can... Arkansas and Mississippi became the latest two states Tuesday to have their gay marriage bans overturned by federal judges, but there are no rushes to the altar as both orders are on hold so the states can considers appeals. A federal judge struck down Arkansas' voter-approved gay marriage ban Tuesday but stopped any rush to the altar by putting her order on hold so the state can consider an appeal.

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  15. Gray leads Phaneuf in early voting totalsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... took 1,759 votes (39%), followed by Gray's 1,661 votes (37%) and Sonia Davis Gutierrez' 1,110 votes (25%). In Arkansas, a candidate must win a 50 percent majority of the votes or receive more than 40 percent and be ahead of the runner-up by 20 ...

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  16. Gray wins runoff in Ward 1 Fayetteville City Council raceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... counselor and a 41-year resident of Fayetteville. She holds a master of education degree from the University of Arkansas and a bachelor of arts degree in music education from Georgetown College. She is a member of the council's Transportation and ...

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  17. See which Bears earned All-SLC honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    University of Central Arkansas players Cole Caruthers and Jonathan Woodard picked up two of the Southland Conference's seven postseason individual awards announced Tuesday and senior wide receiver Dezmin Lewis received invitations to two postseason All-Star games. Caruthers, a senior from Sugar Land, Texas, was named the SLC Offensive Lineman of the Year.

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  18. Electric Coops agree to deal that adds wind energy to their supplyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The City Wire

    Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corp. announced Tuesday that it plans to add 150 megawatts of potential "green power" to its energy portfolio after reaching a long-term purchase agreement with an Oklahoma wind producer. The deal with The Origin Wind Farm located in Murray and Carter counties in southeast Oklahoma will enhance the Arkansas cooperative's long-term commitment to "generation diversity," said Duane Highley, president and CEO of AECC.

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  19. Federal Judge strikes down Arkansas' ban on same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The City Wire

    A federal judge has struck down Arkansas' ban on same-sex marriages, but she issued a stay in the ruling as it is expected to be appealed. U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker said Amendment 83, a 2004 voter-approved measure defining marriage as between a man and a woman, was unconstitutional under the 14th amendment of the U.S. Constitution.

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  20. No creditors object to Cynthia Smiley bankruptcy dischargeRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The City Wire

    ... March when loan fraud was discovered. Smiley reportedly borrowed an estimated $4.5 million from more than a dozen Arkansas banks dating back to 2009, according to Uniform Commercial Code filings with Arkansas Security of State. Campbell asked Smiley ...

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