Sports on TV for Oct. 13

COLLEGE FOOTBALL4 p.m., ESPN2 - Arkansas State at South AlabamaNHL HOCKEY3:30 p.m., NBCSN - Tampa Bay at DetroitMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL12:30 p.m., TBS - National...
Anchorage teen among poets honored by first lady

...Lincroft, New Jersey; 17-year-old Anna Lance of Anchorage, Alaska; and 17-year-old David Xiang of Little Rock, Arkansas.The first lady said she was encouraged by her parents as a child to write and participate in the arts, including musical...
3 share Nobel medicine prize for tropical disease drugs

...herbal medicine to discover a new malarial agent in an extract from the sweet wormwood plant. The agent, artemisinin (pronounced ar-tuh-MIHS'-ihn-ihn), was highly effective against malaria, a disease that was on the rise in the 1960s, the committee...
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Today In Sports History for Oct. 7

...seventh overtime, gives North Texas a 25-22 victory over Florida International. The other two seven-overtime games involved Arkansas - against Mississippi in 2001 and Kentucky in 2003.2007 - Houston's Kris Brown becomes the third kicker in NFL history...
State obesity rates hold steady; 30 pct or more in 22 states 22 states, 30 percent or more of the population was obese. They were mostly in the South and Midwest. Three states - Arkansas, Mississippi and West Virginia - had obesity rates over 35 percent.The government Monday released the rates, which were...
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Hasty Half runners take their time fund, in honor of the 19-year-old from Juneau who lost killed from injuries sustained during a random assault in Arkansas; the Savannah Cayce memorial fund, in honor of the 16-year-old JDHS swimmer killed in a tragic accident on Auke Lake...
US drilling states guided on handling quakes

...last year.The group gathered the most current science on the issue as a service to the 13 participating states: Alaska, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, West Virginia and Wyoming. Many have...
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Sports on TV for Sept. 25

...Tennessee at Illinois12:30 p.m., FOX - TCU at Texas Tech3 p.m., ESPNU - Vanderbilt at Mississippi3 p.m., ESPN - Arkansas at Texas A&M3 p.m., ESPNEWS - North Carolina St. at South Alabama3:30 p.m., ESPN2 - Mississippi St. at Auburn4...
Today In Sports History for Sept. 21

...consecutive passes without an interception, breaking the mark of 271 held by Fresno State's Trent Dilfer.2012 - Cobi Hamilton of Arkansas has 10 catches for a Southeastern Conference record 303 yards and three touchdowns in a 35-26 to Rutgers.2012 - Old Dominion...
GOP wants to broaden appeal; will candidates get in the way?

...happen. Would I be comfortable? I don't know if we have to address it right now."2016 hopeful Mike Huckabee, a former Arkansas governor, responded to Obama's nomination last week of an openly gay man to serve as Army secretary by saying the president...
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