January 17, 2017
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Basketball and bowling make up the local Monday schedule. The Bakersfield High School girls will play their first game in the Allen Supported Living Tournament, formerly the Thayer Winter Classic. The Lady Lions meet Couch at seven p.m. Also on ...Read More
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is offering a quail habitat opportunity to private landowners in 19 counties throughout the state including Baxter, Marion, Fulton, Searcy, Stone and Newton Counties. An informational meeting is scheduled for ...Read More
    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Thirteen first quarter points by freshman Jailyn Mason and five players in double figures keyed the first Southeastern Conference win of the season for the University of Arkansas women’s basketball team ...Read More
     SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) _ Missouri State University's football community is mourning the loss of one of its players killed in a shooting in his hometown of Las Vegas. Las Vegas police say 18-year-old Richard ...Read More
     CHICAGO (AP) _ Aundre Jackson scored 22 points, Milton Doyle had 18 points, seven rebounds and seven assists, and Loyola (Chicago) beat Missouri State 77-71 on Sunday. Jackson made two free throws with 2:49 to ...Read More
The Mountain Home ELKS Lodge #1714 held its area finals of the 45th annual ELKS Hoop Shoot Saturday as several local youth gathered at Bomber Gymnasium at Mountain Home High School for the yearly free throw competition. On the girls' side, ...Read More
The Izard County junior high boys' basketball team advanced to the championship game of the Screamin' Eagle Tournament Saturday at Hillcrest Elementary School in Lynn. The Junior Cougars defeated Hoxie by a final of 58-41. Caleb Faulkner led Izard ...Read More
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) Daryl Macon scored 17 points, and Dusty Hannahs added 16 as Arkansas snapped a two-game conference losing streak with a 92-73 win against Missouri Saturday. Arkansas assisted on 18 of its 33 made field goals and outscored ...Read More
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (1/14/16) The Arkansas State men’s basketball team overcame a 14-point deficit and rallied past Little Rock for a 77-72 victory Saturday night at the Jack Stephens Center. A-State earned a win in Little Rock for the first time ...Read More
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YURI GRIPAS/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Obama rallied his own election motto to welcome the Chicago Cubs after their historic World Series win to the White House, calling it the "audacity of hope.""I will say to the Cubs it took you long enough," he said. "I mean I only have four days left," Obama said looking at his watch.The president added that among his promises made when he campaigned in 2008, "even I was not crazy enough to suggest that during these eight
01/16/2017 09:18:00pm
Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- Aaron Rodgers' father confirms that the family hasn't spoken to the NFL quarterback for a couple years but says they are "hoping for the best."In a New York Times story about the family rift, the NFL star's dad, Ed Rodgers, said the family hasn't spoken to the Green Bay quarterback since the end of 2014."It's complicated," he said.The public first became aware of a rift in the Rodgers family when Aaron's younger brother, Jordan, appeared as a contestant
01/16/2017 12:16:00pm
Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(TORONTO) -- Free-agent slugger Jose Bautista is reportedly close to reaching a deal with the Toronto Blue Jays.Fox Sports reports Bautista, 36, and the Blue Jays were in talks Monday morning over a two-year contract worth up to $40 million.Back in November, the slugger turned down a one-year, $17.2 million deal from Toronto, pushing him into free agency. Bautista has been with the Blue Jays for the majority of his professional career, since 2008.Copyright © 2017,
01/16/2017 09:18:00am
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A big change could be coming to way we watch American sports. The NBA is joining the call for shorter games, with commissioner Adam Silver looking for new ways to cut times, citing millennials' short attention spans.ABC Breaking News | Latest News VideosCopyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
01/16/2017 07:05:00am
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONDallas 98, Minnesota 87Atlanta 111, Milwaukee 98Toronto 116, NY Knicks 101Houston 137, Brooklyn 112Oklahoma City 122, Sacramento 118Chicago 108, Memphis 104Detroit 102, LA Lakers 97NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEWashington 5, Philadelphia 0Minnesota 3, Chicago 2New Jersey 2, Vancouver 1 (OT)St. Louis 2, Anaheim 1 (OT)NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE PLAYOFFSGreen Bay 34, Dallas 31Pittsburgh 18, Kansas City
01/16/2017 03:24:00am
Laura Catron(FORT WORTH, Texas) -- A Texas 3-month-old who had just undergone her second open-heart surgery couldn't stop crying even when her mother tried just about everything to soothe her.Laura Catron was 21 weeks pregnant when the baby she was carrying was diagnosed with a congenital heart defect."Every time we kept going to the doctor, we kept finding out it was worse," the first-time mother recalled to ABC News.Still, Catron and her husband of nearly two years Bryan, got a glimmer of hope
01/15/2017 03:30:00pm
Joe Faraoni/ESPN Images(FOXBOROUGH, Mass.) -- The New England Patriots made history twice in their 34-16 Divisional Round win over the Houston Texans.The team advanced to an NFL record sixth straight AFC Championship game behind an historic effort from running back Dion Lewis.Lewis recorded three touchdowns in the game, becoming the first player in NFL history to score a receiving, rushing, and kick return touchdown all in one playoff game. He and Chiefs receiver Tyreek Hill are the only two pla
01/15/2017 06:35:00am
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