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A white car car thought to transport war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic to the plane that took him to the Hague exits the Special Court compound where he was held in Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, May 31, 2011.

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Afghan President Hamid Karzai takes a question during a press conference at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan on Tuesday, May 31, 2011. Angered by civilian casualties, Karzai said Tuesday he will no longer allow NATO airstrikes on houses, issuing his strongest statement yet against strikes that the military alliance says are key to its war on Taliban insurgents.

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A cleaner sweeps a street as members of the Serb Gendarmerie guard entrance of the Special Court in Belgrade, Serbia, early morning Tuesday, May 31, 2011. Judges have rejected an appeal by war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic seeking to stop his extradition to a U.N. tribunal.

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Elizabeth Cook "Welder"

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Chris Hemsworth in THOR

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The CW Network Upfront 2011 Party. The Hurricane Club, New York, NY. Pictured: Rachel Bilson (from The CW's HART OF DIXIE), Mark Pedowitz, President, The CW Television Network, and Sarah Michelle Gellar (from The CW's RINGER) Photo Credit: Kevin Mazur/ Courtesy of Wire Image © 2011 The CW Network, LLC. All rights reserved.

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File - In this Saturday, July 10, 2010 file photo, Jacques Rogge, left, President of the IOC, listens to President Jacob Zuma after their meeting at Zuma's guesthouse in Pretoria, South Africa. South Africa's Olympic committee president ruled out a bid for the 2020 Summer Games on Thursday after the government said it was not the right time. The surprise announcement ended the widespread expectation that Durban would be put forward as a candidate to bring the Olympics to Africa for the first time. (AP Photo, File)

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Serbian President Boris Tadic speaks during an interview to The Associated Press, in Belgrade, Serbia, on Monday, May 30, 2011. Tadic said that after arresting Mladic , Serbia should move forward in its bid to join the European Union.

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Hot Springs, 1954 Madison���s Camark Pottery and Gift Shop was located six miles south of Hot Springs on Arkansas 7. Camark pottery was produced in Camden from 1926 through the early 1960s. Produced in a wide array of colors and shapes, it ranged from tiny ash trays to large urns. According to the ad on the back, the popular tourist stop also offered ���Arkansas Made Gifts, Hand Blown Glass, Mary Short Ceramics and Wood Craft Dishes.��� Send questions or comments to Arkansas Postcard Past, P.O. Box 2221, Little Rock, Ark. 72203.

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File -- In a Feb. 8, 2011 file photo Sean Kingston arrives at the premiere of the documentary film "Justin Bieber: Never Say Never," in Los Angeles. Kingston has been rushed to a hospital Sunday May 29, 2011, after crashing his personal watercraft into a Miami Beach bridge.

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Veterans of Foreign Wars honor guards salute during the playing of "Taps" as President Barack Obama participates in the Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery Monday, May 30, 2011.

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In this photo taken May 27, 2011, Army Chief of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey speaks to family of fallen service members at a Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors in Arlington, Va. President Barack Obama is expected to introduce Dempsey as his choice to lead the Joint Chiefs of Staff in a White House Rose Garden announcement Monday, May 30, 2011. He is an accomplished veteran of the Iraq war.

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Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., accompanied by his wife Cathy, takes the Senate oath during a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/30/11 Air Force veteran Leslie Gann salutes Monday morning during the National Anthem at a Memorial Day Service at the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery in North Little Rock.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/30/11 Charlotte White of Jacksonville visits the grave of her uncle, Earl Hickerson, Monday morning following a Memorial Day Service at the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery in North Little Rock. Hickerson served in the Air Force during the Vietnam war.

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Jennifer Smith, of Little Rock, hugs her daughter Olivia, 7, after her husband Brian placed flowers at the graves of Jennifer's grandparents' Sidney and Emma Morris at the Little Rock National Cemetery on Memorial Day Monday. Sidney Morris was a Korean War veteran.

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Laura Cobb, 11, cleans debris from a bathtub while helping with clean-up at her destroyed home in Joplin, Mo. Monday, May 30, 2011. Four members of her family escaped injury by seeking refuge in the tub when an EF-5 tornado tore through much of the city May 22, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 139 people.

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Patrick O'Banion salvages items from his devastated Joplin, Mo. home Monday, May 30, 2011. An EF-5 tornado tore through much of the city May 22, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 139 people.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE University of Arkansas baseball Head Coach Dave Van Horn speaks during a press conference after the announcement of where the hogs will play in NCAA tournament regionals Monday, May 30, 2011 at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville. The Razorbacks will be heading to Tempe, AZ.

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Trisha Lawton and her son Caden prays over the grave of husband and father, Marine Capt. Garrett T. Lawton on Memorial Day Monday, May 30, 2011, in Arlington National Cemetery's Section 60, which was visited by President Barack Obama Monday. Lawton, 31, of of Charleston, W.Va., in 2008 during Operation Enduring Freedom.

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Henry Thomas (as Hank Williams) and Jesse James in The Last Ride

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Fred D. Thompson and Jesse James in The Last Ride

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/SCARLET SIMS Ryan Harrison, 16, cuts trim Wednesday at Memorial Hall, a Scott County building his class is restoring. Annually, between 50 to 60 students sign up to take a course in construction as a way to learn skills needed for a job in construction or as a jumping off point for interests in engineering and sciences.

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Michael Hall, Jr., (left) and Ed Barnes, with Little Rock Parks and Recreation, load trellis panels during the dismantling and clean up of Riverfest in Little Rock Monday

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Wonder, a black Labrador retriever, rest his head on the side of a water tank used for the Super Retriever Series, as his owner Randy Woods drains the tank during the dismantling and clean up of Riverfest in Little Rock Monday

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An Afghan private security guard is seen outside of the gate of an Italian military base, after a suicide attack in Herat, west of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, May 30, 2011. A suicide attacker blew up an explosives-packed car Monday at the gates of an Italian military base in western Afghanistan, killing several people, officials said. (AP Photo)

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Arkansas's Ethan Tracy chips to the third green, Friday, May 29, 2009, during the NCAA Divison I Men's Golf Championship semifinal at the Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 4/7/11 Clarksville sophomore Dederick Lee, is the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Sophomore of the Year for 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE People listen to keynote speaker United States Navy retired Rear Admiral D. Jerry R. Kelley during Memorial Day ceremonies Monday, May 30, 2011 at the National Cemetery in Fayetteville.

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UA baseball practice head coach Dave Van Horn

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Arkansas Travelers' Gabe Jacobo appears to have tagged out Corpus Christi Hooks' Wladimir Sutil on a pick off play at first base, but he was called safe.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/30/11 University of Arkansas Little Rock baseball coach Scott Norwood.

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Miami Heat forward LeBron James (6) goes up for a shot against Chicago Bulls center Kurt Thomas (40) during the third quarter of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals Thursday, May 26, 2011, in Chicago.

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2011 Arkansas Razorback Baseball Team, DJ Baxendale

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University of Arkansas pitcher DJ Baxendale fires a pitch in the 4th inning of Friday afternoons season opener at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

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Sri Lankan garment workers protesting against a government pension proposal shout slogans as police commandos try to control their gathering after a clash between police and workers in, Katunayaka, about 48 kilometers

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Center-left candidate as Milan's Mayor Giuliano Pisapia smiles as he meets supporters at the Duomo square, in Milan, Monday, May 30, 2011. Silvio Berlusconi's mayoral candidates lost elections in the premier's stronghold of Milan and in the southern city of Naples on Monday in outcomes that could undermine his government's stability and his leadership. Berlusconi had campaigned hard ahead of the local elections and urged Italians to go to the polls to signal their support for his conservative coalition government.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Noah Brooks, 11, of Fayetteville tries his hand at some snorkeling during a warm day Monday, May 30, 2011 in the West Fork of the White River at Riverside Park in West Fork.

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Tony Stewart climbs into his car before practice for Sunday's NASCAR Coca-Cola 600 auto race at Lowe's Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Thursday, May 21, 2009.

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Russia's Maria Sharapova returns the ball to Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Monday, May 30, 2011.

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Defending champion Spain's Rafael Nadal, left, smiles after defeating Crotia's Ivan Ljubicic, right, during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Monday, May 30, 2011.

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 10: Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M'sToyota, poses during the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Media Day at Daytona International Speedway on February 10, 2011 in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 10: Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, poses during the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Media Day at Daytona International Speedway on February 10, 2011 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR) Jimmie Johnson

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Miami Heat forward LeBron James (6) reacts as Miami wins Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Chicago Bulls on Thursday, May 26, 2011, in Chicago. At left is Chicago's Derrick Rose. Miami won 83-80 and advanced to the NBA Finals.

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** ADDS DAY AND DATE **An image made from NASA Television shows the Endeavoour as it does it's fly around of the International Space Station Monday May 30, 2011, before returning home on NASA's penultimate shuttle mission. The shuttle is viewed from the Space Station as they pass over Australia.

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Boy Scout, Christopher Howley, 11, of Vacaville concentrates during the National Anthem Monday, May 30, 2011 in Vacaville, Calif. Howley joined more than 100 others for a Memorial Day service held at the Vacaville-Elmira Cemetery honoring all those who have died in our nations service.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/30/11 Members of the University of Arkansas Little Rock baseball team react during a watch party Monday after finding out they will travel to Corvallis, Ore., to play Oregon State this Friday in the NCAA Tournament.

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FILE - In a March 30, 2011 file photo, Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel arrives at a news conference in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State announced Monday, May 30, 2011 that Tressel has resigned as the NCAA investigates the Buckeyes for possible rules violations. Tressel says in a statement that he met with university officials and agreed that it is in Ohio State's best interest that he resign. The school says Luke Fickell, background right, an assistant head coach under Tressel, will serve as interim head coach for the 2011-2012 season.

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Defending champion Spain's Rafael Nadal returns the ball to Crotia's Ivan Ljubicic during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Monday, May 30, 2011.

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Keith Gray of Mountainburg, a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8855, salutes an American flag lowered to half-staff during the Memorial Day ceremony Monday at Fayetteville National Cemetery. Gray said he served in the U.S. Navy from 1978 to 1998.

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Miami Heat's LeBron James smiles as he answers a question after an NBA Finals basketball practice Monday, May 30, 2011, in Miami. The Dallas Mavericks will play the Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals Tuesday.

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FORT MYERS, FL - FEBRUARY 25: Francisco Liriano #47 of the Minnesota Twins poses during Photo Day on Friday, February 25, 2011 at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo by Robert Rogers/MLB Photos via Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Marty Brown as Prospero and Virginia Scheuer as his daughter Miranda during a performance of Shakespeare's The Tempest Monday, May 30, 2011 at Gulley Park in Fayetteville. The production was presented by Trike Theatre and The Brown Chair in English Literacy Initiative at the University of Arkansas.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Hannah Stone, 7, and her brother Noah Stone, 9, fish with their dad Brian Stone of Rogers while enjoying the sunny Memorial Day weather at the north end of Lake Fayetteville Sunday, May 30, 2011 in Fayetteville. The parks in Northwest Arkansas saw an influx of visitors over the holiday weekend.

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Photo submitted by Rodney Paul, a rehabilator of birds of prey. This is a picture of an American Bald Eagle he rehabilitated after it suffered a broken wing. He plans to release the eagle back into the wild on June 4.

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FILE--Rapper Tupac Shakur, shown in this 1993 file photo, was in critical condition Sunday after being shot several times while riding in a car following the Mike Tyson-Bruce Seldon boxing match in Las Vegas Saturday night, according to KVBC-TV in Las Vegas. The station said Shakur and his unidentified bodyguard were both wounded in a chase and shootout on the Strip.

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President Obama's nominee for the next Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, nominee Adm. James Winnefeld, right, to be vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs, and Gen. Ray Odierno, left, to be Army Chief of Staff walk to a Rose Garden announcement ceremony at the White House in Washington Monday, May 30, 2011.

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President Barack Obama places a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns during a Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery Monday, May 30, 2011.

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Roger Harvell Editorial Cartoon 5/30/11

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John Deering Editorial Cartoon 5/30/11

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Drew Smith walks his bike along a closed stretch of Indian Canyon Drive in Palm Springs, Calif., Sunday, May 29, 2011. Strong winds ripped through the Coachella Valley on Sunday bringing gusts of up to 65mph and forcing the closure of two main roads through Tuesday.

Published May 30, 2011

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In this image provided by the Washington State Patrol a tour bus carrying fans home from a soccer game lies on it's side after crashing into a disabled pickup on the shoulder of Interstate 90 in central Washington Saturday evening, May 28, 2011 triggering a three-vehicle crash that killed two people and injured up to 15 others, authorities said. The bus carrying about 15 passengers was en route from Seattle, where the soccer game was held, to Moses Lake in Grant County.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 4/21/11 L>R - Christopher Humphrey and Christopher Vasquez, both members of the UCA Patrol Services Division gesture as they learn sign language at the UCA Campus Police Department on Thursday evening. Members of the UCA Campus Police are learning sign language to better communicate with students and residents of Conway.

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Members of Flippenout Extreme Trampoline perform aerial stunts for a crowd at Riverfest on Sunday afternoon.

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UALR players celebrate after upsetting second-seeded Florida International 7-6 to win the Sun Belt Conference tournament championship Sunday in Monroe, La. With the victory, the Trojans earned a trip to the NCAA Tournament.

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Students of the military academy perform during a military music exhibition at the square of Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall in Taipei, Taiwan, Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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Volunteers Doc Murphy, from Joplin, and Heather Berryhill, from Waterloo, S.C., use a backhoe to demolish what remains of a home belonging to Scott Vorhees in a devastated Joplin, Mo. neighborhood Sunday, May 29, 2011. An EF-5 tornado tore through much of the city a week ago damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 139 people.

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Serbian riot police ride on vehicles during clashes that followed a support rally for war crimes suspect Ratko Mladic in Belgrade, Serbia, Sunday, May 29, 2011. Mladic was arrested on Thursday in the village of Lazarevo in Serbia after 16 years on the run.

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Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai gestures during a joint press conference in Moscow's Kremlin, Russia, Friday, Jan. 21, 2011. Russian President Dmitry Medvedev says Russia is ready to help modernize Soviet-built industrial facilities and infrastructure in Afghanistan and train Afghan personnel. Medvedev also voiced hope Friday after talks with Afghan President Hamid Karzai in Moscow that the U.S.-led international military coalition would succeed in stabilizing Afghanistan to let Afghan forces take over responsibility for its security by 2014.

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Omary Upindo performs with members of the Kenya Safari Acrobats during Riverfest Sunday afternoon in Little Rock.

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In this Feb. 13, 2011 photo, Jewel, right, and her husband,Ty Murray, arrive at the 53rd annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.

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Sarah Palin, former GOP vice presidential candidate, talks with her daughter Piper, left, sitting the back of a motorcycle with her father Todd Palin, center, as they get ready for the Rolling Thunder ride from Pentagon Sunday, May 29, 2011, during the Memorial Day weekend in Washington.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-29-2011-- President Barack Obama greets survivors of the May 22 tornado that devastated much of Joplin, Mo., with Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, right, at a memorial service Sunday afternoon inside the Taylor Performing Arts Center on the campus of Missouri Southern State University in Joplin.

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Armed Yemeni tribesmen stand guard in a street Sunday in Sana, Yemen.

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New cadets for the rebel army chant anti-Moammar Gadhafi slogans after their graduation ceremony in Benghazi, Libya, on Sunday.

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A truck mounted with a heavy machine-gun manned by unidentified armed men drives past burning businesses and homesteads in the center of Abyei town, Sudan, on Saturday in this photo provided by the United Nations Mission in Sudan.

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Joe Barnett does the Mini Pike on Med Ball, position 1.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-29-2011-- President Barack Obama addresses a crowd at a memorial service inside the Taylor Performing Arts Center on the campus of Missouri Southern State University in Joplin.

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President Barack Obama, left, reaches out to residents while viewing damage from the tornado that devastated Joplin, Mo., Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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Colombia's pop star Shakira performs at Mawazine Festival in Rabat, Morocco, Saturday May 28, 2011.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/17/11 EXERCISES: Joe Barnett doing the Mini Pike on Med Ball, position 2.

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A boat waits for passengers along the Usumacinta River near Frontera Corozal, Mexico, to take passengers across to Guatemala on May 18, 2011.

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Jennifer Saccente, left, Madeleine CQ Rector and Fred Rector place flags on Civil War veterans graves at Mount Holly Cemetary in Little Rock with other members of Episcopal Youth Community group at Trinity Cathedral in honor of Memorial Day.

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Jennifer Saccente places flags on Civil War veterans graves at Mount Holly Cemetary in Little Rock with other members of Episcopal Youth Community group at Trinity Cathedral in honor of Memorial Day.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/17/11 John Schallhorn (L) and Michael Palladino both warm up throwing and catching before the game. A group of LaCrosse players are trying to get organized LaCrosse teams started in Little Rock.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/17/11 Michael Palladino moves the ball up field to an open teammate. A group of LaCrosse players are trying to get organized LaCrosse teams started in Little Rock.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/17/11 Chance Bankhead (facing) attempts to handle the ball while on offense. A group of LaCrosse players are trying to get organized LaCrosse teams started in Little Rock.

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Mentor Chris Matthews of Fort Meade, Md., works with 8-year-old Carson Givens of Fountain, Colo., on Friday during Good Grief Camp in Arlington, Va.

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A man sits on the ground as riot police approach him after a rally organized by the ultranationalist Serbian Radical Party in front of the parliament building, in Belgrade, Serbia, on Sunday.

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From left, Jon Pennington, Tori Mitchell, both from Beebe, Colton Davis and Olivia Becker, from Monticello watch fireworks during the finale at Riverfest Sunday night.

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The new Nook features a black-and-white touch screen and aims squarely at the "grandma" demographic.

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A single-use DNA sampling device is used to capture DNA from a steak at IdentiGEN's lab in Lawrence, Kan. First came organic, then free-range, then local. Now discerning diners with a penchant for spending a premium to know where food comes from are pushing DNA-traceable meat onto restaurant menus.

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Dave Miller of Benton walks nears some radio-controlled planes during the Spa City Fly-In at Cedar Glades Park on Saturday, May 28, 2011. The day-long, non-competitve "fun fly" show cased RC planes of many sizes and types.

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ADG photo by Benjamin Krain: United States District Judge of the Eastern District of Arkansas Brian S. Miller, Helena,

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From left, baseball historians Bill Jenkinson, of Willow Grove, Penn., Caleb Hardwick, of Benton, Mike Dugan, of Hot Springs, Tim Reid, of Boca Raton, Florida, and Don Duren, of Plano, Texas, discuss Hot Springs baseball history Tuesday, May 24, 2011, the Garland County Historical Society.

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Arkansas-Little Rock players drench their coach Scott Norwood, left, during an interview after the win over Florida International for NCAA college baseball Sun Belt Conference championship title game, Sunday, May 29, 2011. UALR won 7-6.

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Arkansas-Little Rock���s Andrew Hohn celebrates with head coach Scott Norwood, right, after a win against Florida International in an NCAA college baseball Sun Belt Conference championship game, Sunday, May 29, 2011 in Monroe, La. UALR won the title game 7-6.

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Switzerland's Roger Federer waves to the public after defeating compatriot Stanislas Wawrinka in their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns against Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina in his third round match at the French Open tennis tournament in Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Saturday May 28, 2011. Djokovic won in four sets 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/SCARLET SIMS (From left) Jonathan Coyle, 16, and Trevor Neidecker, 17, paint window trim Wednesday at Memorial Hall, a 1940s building owned by Scott County, as part of a high school construction course that allows students to work on public parks, buildings and facilities.

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IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon, of England, celebrates at the start-finish line after winning the Indianapolis 500 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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Corpus Cristi pitcher and former Razorback Dallas Keuchel chases down a bunt during their game against the Travelers at Dickey Stephens Park in North Little Rock on Sunday. Keuchel was part of the their College World Series team in 2009.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Atlas Covey, 1, of Fayetteville gets a pat on the head from his dad, Joe Covey, as he plays in the pond at Wilson Park Sunday, May 29, 2011 in Fayetteville. The family was out enjoying a sunny, warm weekend day.

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Jimmy Gallo, an operations specialist, monitors AirTran flights from the concourse D control tower at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2007. According to Department of Transportation figures, 50,000 flights had tarmac delays of at least one hour during the first seven months of 2007.

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FILE - In this May 30, 1989 file photo, Philadelphia Phillies' Mike Schmidt wipes his eyes during a news conference in Philadelphia, to discuss his announced retirement as a player.

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FILE - This 2011 file photo shows San Francisco Giants baseball player Buster Posey. Giants star catcher Buster Posey is likely out for the season with a fractured bone in his lower left leg suffered during a collision at home plate with Florida's Scott Cousins. The Giants announced Thursday, May 26, 2011, that Posey was on the disabled list with the injury, a night after he was crushed by Cousins while trying to block the winning run in the 12th inning against the Marlins.

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Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp, right, hits an RBI double as Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Joe Saunders looks on during the sixth inning of their Major League Baseball game, Friday, May 13, 2011, in Los Angeles.

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FILE -- This Sunday, March 29, 2009 file photo shows Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban during the fourth quarter in an NBA basketball game in Cleveland. A federal judge on Friday, July 17, 2009 dismissed an insider trading lawsuit against Cuban.

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Spain's Alberto Contador lifts the trophy after winning the 94th edition of the Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy cycling race, in Milan, Sunday, May 29, 2011. Contador secured his second Giro d'Italia title with a comfortable third-place finish in the final stage, beating his closest rival for the pink jersey by more than six minutes. In background is Milan's Duomo cathedral.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE A cyclist rides along the Mud Creek Trail under the Steele Boulevard Sunday, May 29, 2011 in Fayetteville.

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Tom Watson holds the Alfred S. Bourne trophy after beating David Eger in a playoff to win the the Senior PGA Championship golf tournament at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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Arkansas at Little Rock's Greg Garcia slides back to first base after a failed attempt to steal second base against Florida International in the NCAA 2011 Sun Belt Conference Baseball Championship college baseball game, Sunday, May 29, 2011, in Monroe, La.

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IndyCar driver JR Hildebrand reacts next to track safety personnel after he crashed on the final lap of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 29, 2011. Dan Wheldon, of England, won the race.

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Mike Tucker (right) hands a bag of donated items to Lonnie Copelin of Rogers as they load a tractor-trailer with items being taken to help survivors of the May 22 tornado in Joplin, Mo. Owners of Tucker’s Furniture & Appliances in Rogers made several trips to Joplin last week, delivering bottled water, packaged food and other donated items.

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IndyCar driver JR Hildebrand, left, crashes into the wall on the final lap as driver Dan Wheldon, of England, takes the checkered flag to win the Indianapolis 500 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates his win over France's Richard Gasquet during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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FILE - This 2011 file photo shows San Francisco Giants baseball player Buster Posey. Giants star catcher Buster Posey is likely out for the season with a fractured bone in his lower left leg suffered during a collision at home plate with Florida's Scott Cousins. The Giants announced Thursday, May 26, 2011, that Posey was on the disabled list with the injury, a night after he was crushed by Cousins while trying to block the winning run in the 12th inning against the Marlins.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE A couple on a motorcycle rides past a patch of flowers in front of the Bank of Fayetteville at the intersection of West Avenue and Dickson Street Sunday, May 29, 2011 in Fayetteville.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Michael Simmons of Springdale and his son Trey, 17 months, play with a dragon-shaped fountain Sunday, May 29, 2011 in the outdoor pool at Murphy Park in Springdale. The pool opened for the season on Saturday.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-29-2011-- President Barack Obama consoles a Joplin resident Sunday afternoon inside the Taylor Performing Arts Center on the campus of Missouri Southern State University in Joplin after speaking in a memorial service dedicated to the loss of life in the May 22 tornado that devastated much of the city.

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ADVANCE FOR JULY 20-21--FILE--Former Texas Gov. Bill Clements is shown in this Nov. 4, 1986, file photo, taken in Highland Park, Texas. Clements is featured in a new biography, "Bill Clements: Texian to His Toenails," by writer Carolyn Barta.

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Dale Earnhardt Jr smiles during a news conference before practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup series All Star auto race in Concord, N.C., Friday, May 20, 2011.

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Kevin Harvick raises the trophy in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup series Coca-Cola 600 auto race in Concord, N.C., Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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Corpus Cristi pitcher and former Razorback Dallas Keuchel throws to Trvelers Ryan Mount during their game at Dickey Stephens Park in North Little Rock on Sunday. Keuchel was part of the their College World Series team in 2009.

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IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon, of England, douses himself with milk after winning the Indianapolis 500 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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Chance Bankhead (L) and John Schallhorn warm up throwing before the game. A group of LaCrosse players are trying to get organized LaCrosse teams started in Little Rock.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/17/11 The modern lacrosee stick (left) is quite similar from the original stick design used by the native americans (right) who invented the game hundreds of years ago. A group of LaCrosse players are trying to get organized LaCrosse teams started in Little Rock.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/17/11 L>R - Rogers Cockrill, Andrew Kumpuris and Rett Thompson handle offensive sticks, while Andrew Kumpuris (center) holds a defensive stick that is twice the length of an offensive. A group of LaCrosse players are trying to get organized LaCrosse teams started in Little Rock.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/17/11 Andrew Kumpuris scoops up a loose groundball during a recent lacrosse game. A group of LaCrosse players are trying to get organized LaCrosse teams started in Little Rock.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/17/11 L>R - Chance Bankhead, Andrew Kumpuris, Ben Lavigne, Curt Foxx discuss pregame plans while Lavigne warms up before a recent lacrosse game. A group of LaCrosse players are trying to get organized LaCrosse teams started in Little Rock.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/17/11 Chance Bankhead passes the ball to a teammate during a recent lacrosse practice. A group of LaCrosse players are trying to get organized LaCrosse teams started in Little Rock.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/17/11 John Schallhorn (L) places a body check on Chance Bankhead during a recent game of lacrosse. A group of LaCrosse players are trying to get organized LaCrosse teams started in Little Rock.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/17/11 Rett Thompson (right) passes to open teammate Rogers Cockrill (left) for an open shot on goal during a recent lacrosse game. A group of LaCrosse players are trying to get organized LaCrosse teams started in Little Rock.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/17/11 Rett Thompson slips on elbow pads before warming up. Men's protective gear includes: helmet, gloves, shoulder pads, and arm pads. A group of LaCrosse players are trying to get organized LaCrosse teams started in Little Rock.

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Jimmie Johnson waits in his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup series All Star auto race in Concord, N.C., Friday, May 20, 2011.

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Kevin Harvick celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup series Coca-Cola 600 auto race in Concord, N.C., Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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In this pool image provided by Charlotte Motor Speedway Kevin Harvick takes the checkered flag to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup series Coca-Cola 600 auto race in Concord, N.C., Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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Florida players react at the end of a 5-0 win over Vanderbilt in the NCAA Southeastern Conference Tournament championship baseball game at Regions Park in Hoover, Ala., Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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8/15/10 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Former Arkansas Razorback Dallas Keuchel, right, sits in the Corpus Christi dugout prior to the start of their game Sunday night against the Arkansas Travelers.

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Kevin Harvick raises the trophy in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup series Coca-Cola 600 auto race in Concord, N.C., Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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U.S. soldiers place lit candles as they gather to mark Memorial Day at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan on Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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Sarah Palin, former GOP vice presidential candidate and Alaska governor, arrives at the beginning of Rolling Thunder at the Pentagon Sunday, May 29, 2011, during the Memorial Day weekend in Washington.

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The crew of space shuttle Endeavour, from left, commander Mark Kelly, Canadian born U.S. astronaut Greg Chamitoff, mission specialist Drew Feustel, European Space Agency astronaut Roberto Vittori, of Italy, mission specialist Mike Fincke and British born U.S. astronaut, pilot Greg Johnson, wave to the media after their arrival at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., Thursday, May 12, 2011.

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Switzerland's Roger Federer returns the ball to compatriot Stanislas Wawrinka during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, May 29, 2011.

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While inside the Wal-Mart Visitor Center in downtown Bentonville, Jackson Cruise, 3, of Rogers checks out a Lego replica of the center and street corner on Friday, May 20, 2011. After renovations and expansion, the center will re-open to the public today. Jackson was visiting the center with his parents, Todd and Becky Cruise, during a friends and family preview tour.

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University of Arkansas pitcher Cade Lynch and first baseman Dominic Ficociello collide as they both go after fly ball in the 1st inning of Saturday mornings game against Vanderbilt in the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

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William & Beulah Wes

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Rebecca Felton Willis

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The main square in the Hungarian city of Pecs showcasing an Ottoman mosque converted to a church. Flowers add a color accent.

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Auxiliary president Mary Fine with veterans programs coordinator Betty Atkins and chaplain Jane Krutz

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Ross and Janelle Matheny right time right place.

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Michael Dougan is the most prolific writer of entries for the Encyclopedia of Arkansas History and Culture.

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Angel Delgadillo, called by some the Guardian Angel of Route 66, pedals past his souvenir store and barbershop in Seligman, Ariz.

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Helen Greenfield, Trudy Henley and Sue Corker

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Willie Glover of Lonoke with Mary Codding

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Pat Crews and Maj. April Taylor

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Senu Apewokin

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Sade "the Ultimate Collection"

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In this Thursday, May 5, 2011 picture, Angel Delgadillo sits in his barber shop in Seligman, Ariz., with a portrait of himself from an earlier time at right. Delgadillo, 84, has witnessed the rise and fall of America's most historic byway and gets credit for helping it rise again as Historic Route 66. Telling his story and the road's has become his life's work.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 10/26/05 Rick Dial with a signed Arkansas Razorback football from the 1980s at his office at Orr's Furniture Center in Malvern.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JACK SCHNEDLER Michael Dougan, a volunteer writer for the Encyclopedia of Arkansas History and Culture, sits on his porch in Jonesboro.

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Jimin Lee, 9, of Torrance, Ca., rides an inner tube Saturday, May 28, 2011, near Government Camp, Ore. Epic snowpack in parts of Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, Montana, Idaho, Oregon and California is forcing many tourists to abandon the annual rites of launching their summer holidays with a camping trip. Others plan to take advantage of prolonged skiing and snowshoeing this strange spring.

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Katie Brandon Parker

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‘The more involved I became and the more people I met, the more passionate I became about what the [Junior] League is doing.’

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Jodee Carrier, a nurse at St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., leads a tour of a 60-bed mobile hospital that’s expected to open today

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Katie Williams Hall

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/17/10 Julia Strickland, president of the Little Rock Junior League. DON'T USE THIS PHOTO; IT IS FOR HIGH PROFILE SECTION USE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE; THIS PICTURE MAY NOT HAVE RUN YET. IF YOU AREN'T SURE ABOUT USE, PLEASE CHECK THE NEWSPAPER ARCHIVE OR TALK TO RACHEL CHANEY OR JOHN SYKES.

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Juile Munsell

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Jim and Margie Robertson

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Fireworks explode over the historical Chain Bridge across the River Danube as the closing event of Hungary's National Day in downtown Budapest, Hungary, Thursday evening, Aug. 20, 2009.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN 4-12-11 This house at 5 St Johns Place was left out of our top home sales list in the fall, possibly due to some shady dealings, and possibly just by a mistake in the clerk's office.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/ROBERT J. SMITH

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George & Agnes Dean

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CODY BANNING portraying JACK MANNINGHAM, seated at the desk while > SUMMER FERGUSON as NANCY has an argument with him , Fort Smith > Little Theatre production of "Gaslight,"

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/28/11 Winonah Beamer Myers (right) a Freedom Rider 50 years ago and was arrested in Jackson Mississippi, visits with University of Arkansas at Fayetteville student and a recent Freedom Rider Samantha Williams of Bryant Saturday before the start of a program Get on the Bus: 50 Years of Riding for Freedom held at the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center.

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The Turkish occupied Hungary in the 16th and 17th centuries, bringing with the the idea of medicinal Turkish baths. Hungary is in a volcanic valley, which means it's underscored by geothermic heat, and the now iconic natural baths have a base of hot spring water bubbling from the beneath the earth's surface.

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Mark Smedberg, Mollie Webb, Maddy Riordan, Becca Groeschen and Zeke Turrentine

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Gert Clark and Ann Hatley

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Sierra, Brian and Betsy Day

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Paula Patterson, Bruce and Luke Moore, and Sarah and John Evans

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Prasad Athoda

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Doodle & Claudia Franklin

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-05-2011-- Carolyn Mosley, Dean of the College of Health Sciences at the University of Arkansas Fort Smith.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-05-2011-- Carolyn Mosley, Dean of the College of Health Sciences at the University of Arkansas Fort Smith.

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The Elwha Dam on the Elwha River is shown, Wednesday, May 18, 2011, near Port Angeles, Wash. Work to remove the Glines Canyon Dam and the Elwha Dam will begin this fall, making it the largest dam removal project in U.S. history. Workers hope it leads to the full restoration of the river and its fish runs.

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Audrey J. and Ted T. Campbell

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Shoppers can find locally made gifts, one-of-a-kind clothing, and intricately beaded linens along Budapest's narrow, old streets. (Mary Ann Anderson/MCT) budapest - narrow street travel

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Central Market is a busy, brimming-with-color open market first built in 1897 and restored in 1994. The market is filled with fresh produce, wines, herbs, peppers, meats, and cheeses, as well as restaurants, gift shops, and clothing boutiques. It's easy to spend an entire day here. (Mary Ann Anderson/MCT) budapest - market travel

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Buda Castle, a 13th century fortress, is at the core of the ancient city of Buda and is surrounded by museums, monuments, and churches. Castle Hill, upon which it stands, allows commanding views of the city. (Courtesy of Tourism Office of Budapest/MCT) budapest - castle travel

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Kim Olsen claims Ozzy, his 8-year-old Black Labrador Retriever at the emergency animal shelter. Olsen is helped by Pamela Reid, an animal behaviorist with the ASPCA, and Sara (the first a should have an accent mark) Varsa, director of operations for the Humane Society of the US Animal Rescue Team.

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St. John’s Regional Medical Center staff and volunteers work Saturday near the entrance of a 60-bed mobile hospital in Joplin, Mo., that will temporarily replace the 367-bed hospital, which was heavily damaged by a tornado May 22.

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Jeff Pyles, whose home three blocks from St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., was destroyed by the May 22 tornado, said he thinks it’s smart for the hospital to rebuild in another part of the city.

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Jeremy Owoh, Jason Hamilton and Dhani Jones

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Marci Riggs, Fred Knight and Brenda Fulkerso

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Susan and Herren Higginbotham

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Honoree Gov. Mike Beebe with event chairmen Vicki Saviers and Mary Ann Greenwood

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Jim and Mary Wohlleb, chairman of the Pulaski County Single Parents Scholarship Fund

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Dennis Jungmeyer and master of ceremonies Pamela Smith

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Thomas Green with Arkansas Single parent Scholarship Fund Executive Director Ralph Nesson and Sherman Tate

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette photo/CARY JENKINS Cincinnati Bengal Quan Cosby of Cincinnati and Ivona and Gerald Jackson of Conway

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette photo/CARY JENKINS George and Paula Mallory with Ed Drilling and Haskell Dickinson

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette photo/CARY JENKINS High School Seniors Asia Colen and Clarissa Johnson

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette photo/CARY JENKINS Honoree Dr. Dean Kumpuris and Jerry Adams

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette photo/CARY JENKINS Spirit Trickey and her mother Minniejean Brown Trickey

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Dom and Karen Yezzi with Elaine Eubank

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Edwina and Jerry Wilson

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Mark Willits, 6, of Fayetteville pounds a nail into a model plane while participating in the Build and Grow program Saturday, May 28, 2011 at the Lowe's on West Martin Luther King Boulevard in Fayetteville. The program, which allows kids to build their own projects, runs every other Saturday at Lowe's. Participants should sign up early at www.lowesbuildandgrow.com/ in ensure they have a kit reserved.

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UALR’s Greg Garcia (left) tags Florida Atlantic’s Joey Burkhalter on a play at second base during the Trojans’ 5-3 victory over the Owls on Saturday at the Sun Belt Conference Tournament.

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Kurt Busch climbs into his car, Saturday, May 28, 2011, before practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup series Coca-Cola 600 auto race in Concord, N.C.

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IndyCar driver Alex Tagliani, of Canada, races into a turn on the final day of practice for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Friday, May 27, 2011. The 100th anniversary running of the Indianapolis 500 is scheduled for Sunday.

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Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns against Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina in his third round match at the French Open tennis tournament in Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Saturday May 28, 2011. Djokovic won in four sets 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2.

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University of Arkansas second baseman Bo Bigham forces out Vanderbilt baserunner Mike Yastrzemski as he tries to turn a double play in the 1st inning of Saturday mornings game against Vanderbilt in the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

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FILE - In this Jan. 26, 2009, file photo music producer Phil Spector smiles during a hearing in his murder retrial, in Los Angeles County Superior Court in downtown Los Angeles. Spector's lawyer has filed a memorandum Wednesday May 27, 2009, with the judge who will sentence the record producer, saying Spector still maintains he did not kill actress Lana Clarkson and is not responsible for her death.

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The Trump Marina Casino and Hotel Tuesday, March 13, 2007 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Trump Entertainment Resorts, Inc. stated that it hired an investment firm to explore the possible sale of the three Trump properties, Trump Plaza, trump Taj Mahal and Trump Marina.

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Former NBA player Scottie Pippen attends Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals between the Miami Heat and the Chicago Bulls, Wednesday, May 18, 2011, in Chicago.

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Barcelona's Lionel Messi, right, and teammate Barcelona's Gabriel Milito during their training session ahead of Saturday's Champions League final soccer match at Wembley Stadium, London, Friday, May 27, 2011.

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T.J. and Coral Robison cq with Jeremiah Oltmans

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IndyCar driver and pole-sitter Alex Tagliani, of Canada, waves to the crowd during the Indianapolis 500 Festival Parade, Saturday,

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Jamie McMurray celebrates after winning the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series LifeLock 400 auto race at ChicagoLand Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Friday, July 9, 2010.

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IndyCar driver Dario Franchitti, of Scotland, climbs into his car during practice for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Friday, May 20, 2011.

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Jose Canseco arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, June 3, 2010.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/28/11 Sara Harrison with her dog Penny shops Saturday with the help of Kenny Gray with Carpenter's Produce at the Little Rock Farmers' Market. Normally the market is held in the River Market but was moved Saturday to the parking deck at 6th and Scott streets because of Riverfest.

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Ann Rowell and Dana Kleine

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Lisa and Bruce Johnson

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Lynda Johnson with her daughter, Amanda Johnson

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UA Red-White Spring Game Arkansas head coach Bobby Petrino yells at players during the Red-White Spring Game on Saturday, April 16, 2011, inside Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.

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University of Arkansas pitcher Cade Lynch and first baseman Dominic Ficociello collide as they both go after fly ball in the 1st inning of Saturday mornings game against Vanderbilt in the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

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UALR Coach Scott Norwood

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Kaiser Cain, 3, of Jonesboro walks with his grandmother Cyndi Cain of Springdale near the north end of Lake Fayetteville Saturday, May 28, 2011 in Fayetteville. Kaiser was spending some time with his grandma following his parent's marriage. "We're trying to see who can wear each other out first," said Cyndi.

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Randy Getson inside the flood-damaged Shannon Baptist Church in Pocahontas.

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Gone with the wind with Clark Gable and Vivien leigh is back on the big screen

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Lauren Farrell, 10, of Prairie Grove plants an American flag in front of a headstone Saturday, May 28, 2011 at the National Cemetery in Fayetteville. Volunteers from all over northwest Arkansas turned out to do the same thing in honor of the upcoming Memorial Day holiday.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-05-2011-- Carolyn Mosley, Dean of the College of Health Sciences at the University of Arkansas Fort Smith.

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Brit Marling considers the implications of a strange discovery in the sky in Another Earth, on the Little Rock Film Festival program.

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Afghan security officers stand guard Saturday at the site of a suicide bombing at the provincial governor’s compound in Taloqan, north of Kabul.

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A Palestinian boy holds his father’s passport Saturday at the Rafah, Gaza Strip, border terminal.

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Britteny Baxter Bass

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Special to the Arkansas Democrat Gazette -- 05/23/2011 -- lady gaga "born this way"

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Ben McLintock, director of development; shot on Monday, May 16, 2011, inside the Pat Walker Children's House of Northwest Arkansas in Springdale for nwprofiles spotlight

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Ben McLintock, director of development; shot on Monday, May 16, 2011, inside the Pat Walker Children's House of Northwest Arkansas in Springdale for nwprofiles spotlight

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Flower girl

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Ryan Palmer watches his tee shot on the fifth hole during the third round of the Byron Nelson Championship golf tournament, Saturday, May 28, 2011, in Irving, Texas.

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Budapest's Ferihegy Airport, which just underwent a complete renovation and reopened in March, is thoroughly modern with SkyCourt shops, cafes, bars, floor-to-ceiling windows. It is considered one of the leading airports of the post-Cold War era. (Courtesy Ferihegy Airport/MCT) budapest - airport������� travel

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Wayne Woods, Wally Caradine and Bob Ferguson

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Mary Lee and Clay Smith

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Grandparents of the bridegroom, Jean Rogers Najacht of Sherwood and Kathleen and Carl Smith of Little Rock

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Parents of the bridegroom, Kay and Collin Smith of North Little Rock

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Jennie and Dr. Carl Welch of Corinth, Miss., grandparents of the bride

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Uvie and Leroy Evatt, grandparents of the bride, with Karen and Dr. Samuel Welch

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Lauren McGoogan of Fayetteville, Becky Brewer Wilson of North Little Rock, Beth Saviers of Fayetteville and Amanda M. Richardson of Little Rock

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Heather Smith-Nuckols with her daughter Makayla

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Arkansas Democrat Gazette Photo/CARY JENKINS Alex Averitt and Joshua Earnhart, both of Little Rock, and Brad Kelly of Pauls Valley, Okla.

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Shiloh Christian Garrett Harper (4) breaks free from Pulaski Academy's Spencer Pruitt (12) and George Friedmann (24) in the first quarter during the Class 4A state high school football championship held at War Memorial Stadium on Friday night.

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Matt Kenseth celebrates in the victory lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Top Gear 300 auto race, Saturday,

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UA vs Ole Miss football Arkansas head coach Bobby Petrino yells at the officials during the third quarter on Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010, in Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.

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Matt Kenseth raises the trophy in the victory lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series Top Gear 300 auto race, Saturday, May 28, 2011, in Concord, N.C.

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Jamie McMurray's car displays a sign to honor tornado victims in Joplin, Mo., Saturday, May 28, 2011, during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup series Coca-Cola 600 auto race in Concord, N.C.

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Emerson, Lake & Palmer "Live at Nassau Coliseum, '78

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Rancher Ralph Miller checks one of the receding stock tanks on his land, Texas. A drought hitting the area has farmers and ranchers worried about their production this year.

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Dr. Joan Nafe of Hillcrest Animal Hospital in Little Rock prepares to inject a dog named Felicia with Baytril for a urinary tract infection while Jillian Embry assists.

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Sharon Armstrong organizes merchandise in the Spark Cafe inside the Wal-Mart Visitor Center in downtown Bentonville on Friday, May 20, 2011. After renovations and expansion, the center will re-open to the public today (SATURDAY).

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Cotton farmer Matt Farmer looks over dry dirt that would normally be growing his cotton crop in Lamesa, Texas, on May 4, 2011. A drought hitting the area has farmers and ranchers worried about their production this year.

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In this Jan. 19, 2008 file photo, U2 band members, from left, Adam Clayton, Bono, The Edge, and Larry Mullen Jr. arrive at the premiere of their film "U2 3D" at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/24/11 TOP SIX: 315 Rock Street., Apt. 1503.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/24/11 TOP SIX: 27 River Valley Road.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/24/11 TOP SIX: 10 Tory Court.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/24/11 TOP SIX: 3100 Woodsgate Drive.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/24/11 TOP SIX: 58 Bellegarde Drive.

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Great Britain’s Prince Harry fires a Colt M4 assault rifle last year at a U.S. Military Academy range in West Point, N.Y.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/24/11 TOP SIX: 5119 Sherwood Road.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JACK SCHNEDLER The Elephant restaurant is a popular dining spot in the center of Pecs, Hungary

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HANDOUT PHOTO OF Ted Mullenix. Ted Mullenix, Arkansas lobbyist.

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Tom Siebenmorgen

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Kevin Short of Mayflower says high water limits the number of productive areas on the Arkansas River.

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Only a junior, Nashville’s Monisa Poole led the Scraperettes to a fifth consecutive state title this spring, then topped that off with a victory in the high school heptathlon. Nashville Coach Ron Alexander says she has a chance to be better next year

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Randy Getson inside the flood-damaged Shannon Baptist Church in Pocahontas.

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A wrecked bus stands in the middle of a city square in Stockholm, Sweden after it careened out of control down a flight of steps hitting bystanders outside a metro station during the Stockholm Marathon Saturday May 28, 2011. At least five people were seriously hurt, but the child in the mangled stroller, right, hit by the bus escaped injury. SWEDEN OUT

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submitted photo of Kevin VanDam for nw outdoors. 010406

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Photo submitted by Missy Nesterenko Cameron Nesterenko of Little Rock recently caught this 6-pound largemouth bass at Lake Ouachita. It was the biggest of about 60 bass the budding tournament angler caught that week.

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Raphael Saadiq "Stone Rollin'"

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Peggy Keller and Cheryl Anderson, both of Lonoke

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 8/26/06 Scott Rook of Little Rock looks for a bass Saturday in the Bassmaster Legends tournment on the Arkansas River in Little Rock.

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A rebel fighter fires a rocket-propelled grenade Saturday on the front line near Misrata, Libya.

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In this photograph provided by Nick Risinger of Skysurvey.org, the entire night sky is shown in a composite photograph made from more than 37,000 exposures taken in different locations all over the world. Risinger traveled more than 60,000 miles by air and land and spent more than a year to produce the photo.

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In this Monday, May 9, 2011 photo, Nick Risinger poses for a photo in Seattle with the rack of six synchronized astrophotography cameras he used to create the photograph on the wall behind him, which shows the entire night sky in a single composite image, made up of more than 37,000 exposures taken in different locations all over the world. Risinger traveled more than 60,000 miles by air and land and spent more than a year to produce the photo.

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In this July 12, 2008 file photo, Jon Bon Jovi performs during a free concert celebrating Major League Baseball All-Star Summer on Central Park's Great Lawn in New York.

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Mr. and Mrs. Webb E. Ferrell Jr.

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Maison terre

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Credit: Little Rock Film Festival submitted photo New this year to the Little Rock Film Festival will be the awarding of the Golden Rock statue to the best film of the festival.

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Spock (Zachary Quinto, left) and James T. Kirk (Chris Pine, right) in "Star Trek."

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Avery Green, 3, of Little Rock, beats on a set of drums in the Kid Zone area of Riverfest in Little Rock Saturday. The event runs through Sunday.

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Eng-Chang; Library of Congress Prints and photographs division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA

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Freedom Riders David and Winonah Myers stand Saturday in Little Rock under photos of themselves taken after their arrest 50 years ago in Jackson, Miss

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott delivers the state of the state speech to the Florida legislature in Tallahassee, Fla., Tuesday, March 8, 2011.

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Sydni (cq) Garber (right to left), Kayla Bohanon and Logan Magee lead their 2nd grade teammates in victory in a tug-of-war during their field day at Crestwood Elementary in North Little Rock Friday.

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Baxter, a Belgian Malinois, owned by Tony Lampert, of St. Louis, shakes water off after performing a leap into a pool for the Super Retriever Series in the Green Carnival area of Riverfest in Little Rock Saturday. The event runs through Sunday.

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Dominique Dairion, with Little Rock School of Dance, performs on the Yarnell's Ice Cream Family Stage at Riverfest in Little Rock Saturday. The event runs through Sunday.

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The Felice Brothers Celebration, Florida

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/28/11 Sara Harrison with her dog Penny shops Saturday with the help of Kenny Gray with Carpenter's Produce at the Little Rock Farmers' Market. Normally the market is held in the River Market but was moved Saturday to the parking deck at 6th and Scott streets because of Riverfest.

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Meredith Campbell Larson

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Ellen Johnson Serafini

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Emily Crow Trokey

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 4/13/11 The Speaker of the House Robert Moore at the end of the session Wednesday.

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Ronnie Dedman and Margaret Preston-Dedman

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Steve and Nancy Rousseau

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Ed and Connie Bennett with Ginger and Gov. Mike Beebe

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Richard Mays and Supha Xayprasith

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Missie Wooten Kalbrenner

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Mary Lee Welch Smith

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Lanzy Brazear Knotts

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Afghan security stand at the site where a suicide bomber blew himself up inside the provincial governor's compound in Afghanistan on Saturday, May 28, 2011.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MICHAEL WOODS - 05/26/2011 - Arkansas pitcher Cade Lynch and first baseman Dominic Ficociello collide as they both go after a fly ball in the first inning of Saturday morning's game against Vanderbilt at the SEC Tournament in Hoover, Ala.

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Lorene Joshua

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John Walker

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John Deering Editorial Cartoon 5/28/11

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Rick Dial

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Jorja CQ Sullivan creates bubbles with a wand during a field trip with other first-grade classmates a Pinnacle Mountain State Park in Little Rock on Friday.

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A Missouri Nation Guard vehicle drives through a devastated Joplin, Mo. neighborhood Friday, May 27, 2011. An EF-5 tornado tore through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 126 people.

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Residents look over a damaged road on Friday, May 27, 2011 in East Montpelier, Vt. Schools and roads are closed across central Vermont as heavy overnight rains caused flooding that overflowed riverbanks. A Vermont Emergency management official said early Friday almost 150 people were in three shelters in Barre, Montpelier and Berlin.The Vermont National Guard sent emergency response teams and high water vehicles to the area to help local and state emergency management officials. The flooding was caused by heavy overnight rains and more rain is forecast.

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Upload please... Begin forwarded message: The Bodum Fyrkat Cone Grill offers two grilling options: a traditional grill top along with a removable, battery operated rotisserie, housed in the lower chamber.

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Both of these images are courtesy of Bodum. Made of enamel-coated steel with chrome-plated steel legs and a heat-resistant silicone handle, the FYRKAT Picnic Charcoal Grill is available in red, orange, green and black.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-16-2011-- Claire Detels of Springdale in her favorite space, the living room sofa in the home near Beaver Lake she shares with her husband.

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Family members of Bob and Darlene Jordan family look through for belongings in the couple's devastated Joplin, Mo. home Friday, May 27, 2011. The Jordan's were missing and thought by family to be dead, until they turned up Tuesday in a Pittsburg, Kan. hospital. An EF-5 tornado tore through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 126 people.

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Avery Steele, 9, carries items to a car after helping salvage belongings at her grandmother's devastated Joplin, Mo. home Friday, May 27, 2011. An EF-5 tornado tore through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 126 people.

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An index tracking pending home sales shows that contract-signings across the country have been uneven in recent months.

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Kerry Roberts, right, and Keegan Spurlin, both from Houston, Mo., remove a tattered flag from a pole so they can fold and destroy it in a devastated Joplin, Mo. neighborhood Friday, May 27, 2011. An EF-5 tornado tore through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 126 people.

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FILE - In this Dec. 2, 1995 photo, Bosnian Serb army commander Gen. Ratko Mladic addresses his troops in the eastern Bosnian town of Vlasenica. Mladic, Europe's most wanted war crimes fugitive, has been arrested in Serbia, the country's president said Thursday, May 26, 2011. Mladic has been on the run since 1995 when he was indicted by the U.N. war crimes tribunal in The Hague, Netherlands, for genocide in the slaughter of some 8,000 Bosnian Muslims in Srebrenica and other crimes committed by his troops during Bosnia's 1992-95 war.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/27/11 Brannon Rushing with Rodeo Style Mud Bugs holds out a live crawfish before dunking it into a pot of boiling water before the opening day of Riverfest on Friday afternoon. Riverfest runs through Sunday.

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Fort Smith, 1907 The interior of the Sebastian County seat���s M.T. Graham Watch and Jewelry Establishment. ���Dear Bess,��� reads the message. ���Wish you could visit me. Such lovely places, parks, drives. None prettier in Chicago or Philadelphia. G.C.M.��� Send questions or comments to Arkansas Postcard Past, P.O. Box 2221, Little Rock, Ark. 72203.

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The President of the United States Barack Obama lays down a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during his visit to Warsaw, Poland, Friday, May 27, 2011, the last stage of his trip to Europe.

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Braden Allman and other students from North Littlle Rock High School dressed up in food costumes to perform at a Fit 2 Live event promoting healthy eating and lifestyle choices Friday afternoon at Boone Park Elementary School. The city of North Little Rock received $1.51 million initiative from the Arkansas Department of Health to combat a sharp rise in obesity.

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Earthquake and tsunami victims line up to buy gasoline March 24 in Ishinomaki, Japan.

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A flooded mobile home near Crow Agency, Mont. is seen Friday May 27, 2011. Recent flooding displaced hundreds of residents of the Crow Indian Reservation and damaged an estimated 200 homes.

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Daniel Sweeney, of Tulsa, Okla., a member of Believers Church, stacks cases of water onto the back of a pickup truck Friday, May 27, 2011, in the parking lot of Central Christian Church in downtown Joplin, Mo. At least 126 people were killed and hundreds more injured when a tornado cut a destructive path through Joplin on Sunday evening.

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Lech Walesa, former president of Poland, center, poses for photos with Sheikh Fahad Al Salem Al Sabah, right and Wim Kok, left, President of the Club of Madrid and former prime minister of the Netherlands in Kuwait City on Sunday, May 22, 2011.Sheikh Fahad, president of the Fahad Al Salam center for Dialogue among Civilizations and the two European leaders launched Sunday the first of its kind forum, Renewing Dialogue for Peace and Advancing Freedom and Human Rights in Today's World. The forum intends to engage world leaders, academics and NGOs to issues relating to individual freedoms and democratic values, including the importance of education and promoting citizen journalism and advancing the role that traditional and social media can play in this process.

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Journalist James Foley, of Rochester, N.H., responds to questions during an interview with The Associated Press, in Boston, Friday, May 27, 2011. Foley, who was working for the Boston-based GlobalPost while reporting on the conflict in Libya, was captured along with two others by Libyan government forces on April 5, 2011. Foley, American freelance journalist Clare Morgana Gillis, of New Haven, Conn., and Spanish photographer Manu Brabo were released by Libyan authorities last week.

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Fooded campsites that normally sit well above shore line in the walk-in tent area at Lake Ouachita State Park are shown on Wednesday, May 25, 2011.

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In this photo released by Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO), International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) experts and TEPCO staff stand near Unit 3 during the United Nations nuclear fact-finding mission's inspection tour to the tsunami-crippled Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear complex in Okuma town, Fukushima Prefecture, northeastern Japan, Friday, May 27, 2011. EDITORIAL USE ONLY

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Glen L. Johnson in his personal space, his backyard, at 2022 Abigail in Little Rock.

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Brandon Cox (left), pictured with author/pastor Rick Warren, worked at Saddleback Church in Southern California. Cox is starting a congregation in Northwest Arkansas.

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Protesters gesture in front of the Greek Parliament during a peaceful rally for a third day, attended by thousands called through a social networking site - modeled on protests by young people in Spain, on Friday, May 27, 2011. Under mounting pressure from the European Union, crisis-hit Greece is planning a massive privatization, including commercial port facilities, a drive aimed at raising 50 billion euros through 2015.

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Russian President Dmitry Medvedev gestures during a press conference at the G8 summit in Deauville, France, Friday, May 27, 2011. Medvedev says he's sending his special envoy to hold talks with Libyan rebels in Benghazi. Medvedev said Friday at a news conference at the Group of Eight summit in Deauville, France, that his envoy, Mikhail Margelov, will immediately leave for Benghazi.

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US President Barack Obama, left, shakes hands with French President Nicolas Sarkozy after a bilateral meeting at the G8 summit in Deauville, France, Friday, May 27, 2011. G8 leaders, in a two-day meeting, will discuss the Internet, aid for North African states and ways in which to end the conflict in Libya.

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Rahlea Zinck, 6th grader at Horace Mann Magnet Middle School, sets out American flags at the headstones in Little Rock National Cemetary Friday in preparation for Memorial Day which is Monday. This is the 30th year that students from the school have set out the nearly 20,000 flags.

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Sydni (cq) Garber (right to left), Kayla Bohanon and Logan Magee lead their 2nd grade teammates in victory in a tug-of-war during their field day at Crestwood Elementary in North Little Rock Friday.

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Clover Mites

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 6/15/06 Arkansas Secretary of State Charlie Daniels addresses the press on Thursday about the recent performance of the iVotronic electronic voting machines during this last primary elections.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/27/11 Headmaster Fred Niell (left) and Susan Allen, director of admissions, talk as students from the Cathedral School leave the school's final graduation ceremony Friday morning. The school announced earlier in the week that it is closing after 54 years.

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Images for a story I'm writing on portable grills. ------ Weber The Weber Q 220 has a built-in thermometer and foldable side tables among other features that are comparable to larger models.

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Jim and Ellie Cooper of Mountain Home and other volunteers fill sandbags Tuesday in Cotter, where record water releases from Bull Shoals Dam threatened to flood homes and businesses.

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The Cuisinart Gratelifter charcoal grill features a cooking surface that lifts each time you open the lid.

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A North Little Rock native, Presiding Bishop Charles Blake leads one of the world’s largest Pentecostal denominations. Blake is pictured above with his late parents, Bishop J.A. and Lula Blake. Photos courtesy of the Church of God in Christ, Presiding Bishop Charles Blake

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40020 Smokey Joe Gold Weber The Weber Smokey Joe Gold is the quintessential portable charcoal grill.

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Cuisinart The Cuisinart All Foods Gas Grill features stainless steel side tables that are ideal for cutting vegetables or serving.

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Cuisinart Cuisinart's Petit Gourmet grills fold away quickly and feature ergonomic handles for easy travel.

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Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich arrives at the Federal Court building for his federal corruption trial Wednesday, May 25, 2011 in Chicago. U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel are expected to to testify as defense witnesses.

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Credit to Church of God in Christ; Bishop Charles E. Blake, Sr

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Credit to Church of God in Christ; Bishop Charles E. Blake, Sr

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Credit to Church of God in Christ; Bishop Charles E. Blake, Sr

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British singer Amy Winehouse leaves Westminster magistrates court in London, Friday, July 24, 2009. A judge has acquitted Amy Winehouse of assaulting a fan who asked to take her picture. District Judge Timothy Workman found the 25-year-old singer not guilty of punching dancer Sherene Flash in the eye after the fan asked to take her picture following a charity ball in September.

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 17: Elliott Sadler, driver of the #2 OneMain Financial Chevrolet, poses during the 2011 NASCAR Nationwide Series Portraits at Daytona International Speedway on February 17, 2011 in Daytona Beach, (Photo by John Harrelson/Getty Images for NASCAR) Elliott Sadler

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In this photo taken Thursday, May 26, 2011, Elliott Sadler, center, talks to crew members during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup series Coca-Cola 600 auto race in Concord, N.C. Sadler will be on standby for injured driver Paul Menard. Menard cut his foot at his house and needed 20 stitches.

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 17: Ricky Stenhouse Jr., driver of the #6 Blackwell Angus Ford, poses during the 2011 NASCAR Nationwide Series Portraits at Daytona International Speedway on February 17, 2011 in Daytona Beach, (Photo by John Harrelson/Getty Images for NASCAR) Ricky Stenhouse Jr.

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 17: Reed Sorenson, driver of the #32 Dollar General Toyota, poses during the 2011 NASCAR Nationwide Series Portraits at Daytona International Speedway on February 17, 2011 in Daytona Beach, (Photo by John Harrelson/Getty Images for NASCAR) Reed Sorenson

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In this photo taken Thursday, May 26, 2011, Paul Menard walks down pit road after qualifying for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup series Coca-Cola 600 auto race in Concord, N.C. Menard cut his foot at his home and needed 20 stitches. Elliott Sadler will be on standby to take his place.

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 10: Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M'sToyota, poses during the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Media Day at Daytona International Speedway on February 10, 2011 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR) Kyle Busch

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 10: Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, poses during the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Media Day at Daytona International Speedway on February 10, 2011 in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 10: Carl Edwards, driver of the #99 Aflac Ford, poses during the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Media Day at Daytona International Speedway on February 10, 2011 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR) Carl Edwards

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In this Saturday, May 14, 2011, photo, Jeff Belskus, right, president and CEO of Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and Randy Bernard, CEO of IndyCar, talk before the start of practice for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis.

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Dallas Mavericks center Dirk Nowitzki answers reporters question during media availability, Friday, May, 27, 2011, in Dallas. The Mavericks will play the Miami Heat in the NBA basketball finals starting next week.

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Miami Heat forward LeBron James exults as Miami wins Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against Chicago Bulls on Thursday, May 26, 2011, in Chicago. Miami won 83-80, advancing to the NBA Finals.

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Roger Federer of Switzerland gives a thumbs up after defeating Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia in his third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Friday May 27, 2011.

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Boston Bruins goalie Tim Thomas celebrates after they defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 7 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Eastern Conference final series, Friday, May 27, 2011, in Boston. The Bruins won 1-0.

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NOT FOR ONLINE USE UNTIL PUBLISHED ON 5/25 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-24-2011-- Traci Seal of Bentonville sorts donated supplies Tuesday inside the Calvary Baptist Church in Joplin, Mo. Seal was one of about 50 members of Cross Church to volunteer their time Tuesday to help aide victims of Sunday's tornado, which devastated much of Joplin.

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Carol Summers, head of the church's kitchen, cooks fried dill pickles on Friday, May 27, 2011, during the His Way Fellowship Swap Meet in Gateway. The event, which is a fundraiser for the church's food program, continues today (SATURDAY) and includes carnival booths, food and a petting zoo.

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Louisiana at Lafayette catcher Chris Sinclair, left, reaches for the ball to tag Arkansas State��� Dustin Jones at home plate during the NCAA college 2011 Sun Belt Conference Baseball Championship game at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, Friday, May 27, 2011, in Monroe, La.

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Florida Marlins' Scott Cousins, top, collides with San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey (28) on a fly ball from Emilio Bonifacio during the 12th inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Wednesday, May 25, 2011. Cousins was safe for the go ahead run and Florida won 7-6.

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University of Arkansas baserunner Dominic Ficociello is congratulated by teammates Ryne Stanek (left) and Matt vinson after scoreing a run in the 6th inning of their game against Alabama in the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cliff Lee throws against the Texas Rangers in the first inning of an interleague baseball game on Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Philadelphia.

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Sergio Garcia of Spain tees off on the 15th hole during the second round of the Byron Nelson Championship golf tournament Friday, May 27, 2011, in Irving, Texas. Garcia finished the round with a two-day score of 8-under, 132, tied for the lead with Ryan Palmer going into the third round on Saturday.

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Kiyoshi Murota, of Japan, watches his tee shot on the second hole during the second round of the Senior PGA Championship golf tournament, Friday, May 27, 2011 at Valhalla Golf Club, in Louisville, Ky.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/27/11 Former President George W. Bush speaks Friday afternoon during a tenth anniversary ceremony at The First Tee of Central Arkansas.

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John Daly waits to putt on the first green of the Monterey Peninsula Country Club during the first round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am golf tournament in Pebble Beach, Calif., Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011. (AP Photo)

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-27-2011-- Terry Martin of Fayetteville jogs through an empty parking lot at the Univeristy of Arkansas Fayetteville campus Friday. Martin, a professor of engineering, said he was trying to use his lunch hour to get a little excercise. Friday's mid-80's temperatures are expected to last throughout the Memorial Day weekend.

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Special to the Arkansas Democrat Gazette -- 05/26/2011 -- 151 Cavalry Squadron, 39th Infantry Brigade of the Arkansas National Guard, training at the Army National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif. (Photo by Spc. Prentis Grayson, 39th Infantry Brigade Combat Team public affairs)

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Special to the Arkansas Democrat Gazette -- 05/26/2011 -- Lt. Col. Sean Gavin, 151 Squadron commander of the 39th Infantry Brigade of the Arkansas National Guard, talks to Afghan role players during training at the Army National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif. (Photo by Spc. Prentis Grayson, 39th Infantry Brigade Combat Team public affairs)

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Special to the Arkansas Democrat Gazette -- 05/26/2011 -- 151 Cavalry Squadron, 39th Infantry Brigade of the Arkansas National Guard, training at the Army National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif. (Photo by Spc. Prentis Grayson, 39th Infantry Brigade Combat Team public affairs)

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/VANCE JORDAN pels 03 nwp 0530 University of Arkansas Associate Athletic Director Tracey Stehlik, UA golf coach Shauna Estes-Taylor and Nancy Hairston.

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FILE - This 2010 file photo shows former Ohio State football wide receiver Ray Small wearing a Minnesota Vikings uniform. Small told the school's student newspaper that he sold Big Ten championship rings and other memorabilia for cash and got special car deals as an athlete during his playing days. The Lantern reported that Small, who played for the Buckeyes from 2006-2010, said "everyone was doing it" on the team.

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Jorja CQ Sullivan creates bubbles with a wand during a field trip with other first-grade classmates a Pinnacle Mountain State Park in Little Rock on Friday.

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University of Arkansas short stop Tim Carver puts the tag of Alabama baserunner Brock Bennett after being caught in a run down in the 6th inning of their game against Alabama in the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

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University of Arkansas batter Kyle Robinson crosses home plate after a solo home run in the 4thinning of their game against Alabama in the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

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SCOTTSDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 23: Buster Posey (28) of the San Francisco Giants poses during Photo Day on Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at Scottsdale Stadium in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Jason Wise/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

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**ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, MAY 28-30 ** FILE - In this May 25, 2008, file photo, car owner Chip Ganassi celebrates after Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, won the Indianapolis 500 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Ganassi has quietly reached the pinnacle of the IndyCar world. He's won three straight points championships and three of the last four Indianapolis 500s.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/27/11 Former President George W. Bush (left) and Warren Stephens (background) talk with Rebekah Walker (cq), 11, Friday afternoon following a tenth anniversary ceremony at The First Tee of Central Arkansas. Walker hit a ceremonial tee shot during the event.

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Daniela Hantuchova of Slovakia celebrates defeating Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark in the third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Friday May 27, 2011. Hantuchova won in two sets 6-1, 6-3.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-27-2011-- Joaquin Hurrado of Springdale, center, applauds with other graduates of the English as a Second Language program Friday at Springdale High School. Hurrado and his fellow tye-died graduates attended the program at Lee Elementary School in Springdale. The school was one of several throughout the area to participate in the Toyota Family Literacy Program.

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Daniel Sweeney, of Tulsa, Okla., a member of Believers Church, stacks cases of water onto the back of a pickup truck Friday, May 27, 2011, in the parking lot of Central Christian Church in downtown Joplin, Mo. At least 126 people were killed and hundreds more injured when a tornado cut a destructive path through Joplin on Sunday evening.

Published May 28, 2011

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FILE - This Nov. 7, 2009, file photo shows Ohio State wide receiver Ray Small (82) running with the ball during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Penn State, in State College, Pa. Small told the school's student newspaper that he sold Big Ten championship rings and other memorabilia for cash and got special car deals as an athlete during his playing days. The Lantern reported that Small, who played for the Buckeyes from 2006-2010, said "everyone was doing it" on the team.

Published May 28, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --04-16-2011-- Razorbacks catcher James McCann sprints toward 1st base during the second inning of Saturday's game against Mississippi at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 28, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/ STATON BREIDENTHAL 4/4/07 Former NBA star Charles Barkley laughs Wednesday afternoon at the Downtown Tip-Off Club luncheon as former teammate Joe Kleine introduces him.

Published May 28, 2011

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Northside Elementary first-graders Jasmine Aguilar (left), 7, and Haley Gray, 7, run toward the finish during a "two-headed dragon" relay race on Friday, May 27, 2011, at the Rogers school. Students played games throughout day during their annual field day.

Published May 28, 2011

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To keep your grill clean, let the fire continue burning after removing the food to burn off residue. For a gas grill, turn burners to high for 10 to 15 minutes until the smoke subsides.

Published May 28, 2011

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Avery Steele, 9, carries items to a car after helping salvage belongings at her grandmother's devastated Joplin, Mo. home Friday, May 27, 2011. An EF-5 tornado tore through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 126 people.

Published May 28, 2011

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While under attack of heavy machine gun fire from the German coastal defense forces, these American soldiers wade ashore off the ramp of a U.S. Coast Guard landing craft on June 6, 1944, during the Allied landing operations at the Normandy. (AP Photo)

Published May 28, 2011

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Published May 28, 2011

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What's your favorite thing about annual festival?

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MICHAEL WOODS - 05/26/2011 - Arkansas designated hitter Kyle Robinson crosses home plate after a solo home run in the fourth inning of an elimination game against Alabama in the SEC Tournament Friday in Hoover, Ala.

Published May 27, 2011

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This May 7, 2011, photo shows parents Kathy Witterick, 38, right, and David Stocker, 39, left, as they sit with children Storm, second from right, and Jazz, second from left, in Toronto.

Published May 27, 2011

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John Deering Editorial Cartoon 5/27/11

Published May 27, 2011

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A map provided by Entergy shows power failures as of 9:30 a.m. in an area in southwest Little Rock.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JEFF MITCHELL - 11/19/10 - Brooks Coatney talks to his Ozark team during first half against Pulaski Academy during second round of 4A playoffs at Rector Field in Little Rock, November 19, 2010.

Published May 27, 2011

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Job seekers line up at the registration desk at a job fair in Linthicum, Md., on Tuesday. The government on Thursday said the number of people applying for unemployment benefits rose last week.

Published May 27, 2011

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Sally Adams holds her cat Callie after she was found in her devastated Joplin, Mo. home Thursday, May 26, 2011. An EF-5 tornado tore through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 125 people.

Published May 27, 2011

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FILE- In a Feb. 12, 2004 file photo, radio talk show host Ed Schultz is seen in Fargo, N.D. Schultz is off the air for more than a week after calling a fellow talk-show host a vulgar term. MSNBC said the network and Schultz mutually agreed on a suspension that will take him off the air until June 6. On his radio show, the liberal commentator referred to conservative host Laura Ingraham as a "right-wing slut." Schultz apologized on MSNBC on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 to Ingraham, his family, MSNBC and viewers for the remark.

Published May 27, 2011

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Hank Hamil is consoled Thursday in Piedmont, Okla., after the body of his 3-year-old son, who had been missing since a tornado Tuesday, was discovered along a lakeshore.

Published May 27, 2011

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Katrina Bledsoe of Dallas and her children, Braylon Bledsoe (left), 7, and Najii Thomas, 5, look for their ride outside Little Rock National Airport, Adams Field, after they arrived Thursday.

Published May 27, 2011

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James and Barbara Ward, of Paragould, greet their granddaughter Chelsea Bucksath upon her arrival at Little Rock National Airport, Adams Field from Amarillo Thursday. Projected number of travelers is considerably up for the Memorial Day weekend as compared with last year.

Published May 27, 2011

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North Little Rock police officers Michael Gibbons, left, and Raul Dallas, run across the Main Street bridge in North Little Rock on their way to Searcy during the final leg of the Torch Run with other police officers in the final leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics. Police officers from various cities all over Arkansas participated in the 1200 mile event.

Published May 27, 2011

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TB_012 DF_03112: JODIE FOSTER and MEL GIBSON star in THE BEAVER.

Published May 27, 2011

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This image provided by NASA shows astronaut Andrew Feustel hanging by one arm from the International Space Station backdropped by the blue earth during the third spacewalk Wednesday May 25, 2011.

Published May 27, 2011

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Sally Adams holds her cat Callie after she was found in her devastated Joplin, Mo. home Thursday, May 26, 2011. An EF-5 tornado tore through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 125 people.

Published May 27, 2011

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FILE - In this Dec. 2, 1995 photo, Bosnian Serb army commander Gen. Ratko Mladic addresses his troops in the eastern Bosnian town of Vlasenica. Mladic, Europe's most wanted war crimes fugitive, has been arrested in Serbia, the country's president said Thursday, May 26, 2011. Mladic has been on the run since 1995 when he was indicted by the U.N. war crimes tribunal in The Hague, Netherlands, for genocide in the slaughter of some 8,000 Bosnian Muslims in Srebrenica and other crimes committed by his troops during Bosnia's 1992-95 war.

Published May 27, 2011

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A rescue worker searches for victims Thursday in the ruins of a Joplin, Mo., apartment complex.

Published May 27, 2011

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Po (voiced by Jack Black) joins forces with the Furious Five to battle an evil peacock in Kung Fu Panda 2.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/26/11 Vendor Jimmy D. Gomez sets up his food booth Thursday morning in preparation for Riverfest. The holiday festival begins today.

Published May 27, 2011

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Ink, circa 1940 In addition to being the Polk County rural hamlet���s post office, this building served as a gas station and general store. Note the sign beside the door: ���Redeem Kellogg���s Coupons Here.��� Send questions or comments to Arkansas Postcard Past, P.O. Box 2221, Little Rock, Ark. 72203.

Published May 27, 2011

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Volunteers stop to look at debris as they walk to their work site on Thursday, May 26, 2011, in Joplin, Mo. A tornado tore through much of the city Sunday, wiping out neighborhoods and killing at least 123 people.

Published May 27, 2011

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Members of the Little Rock Air Force Base Honor Guard remove a flag during a Retreat ceremony on Thursday in honor of Memorial Day

Published May 27, 2011

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Po (Jack Black, center) and The Furious Five (left to right) Crane (David Cross), Tigress (Angelina Jolie) Mantis (Seth Rogen), Monkey (Jackie Chan), and Viper (Lucy Liu) are back in DreamWorks Animation's KUNG FU PANDA 2 to be released by Paramount on Thursday, May 26, 2011.

Published May 27, 2011

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Sony Corp. Chief Financial Officer Masaru Kato, second from right, speaks during a press conference in Tokyo Thursday, May 26, 2011. Sony forecast a return to profit for this fiscal year after sinking into its third straight year of red ink, hammered by the costs of massive online security breaches and the damage from a March quake and tsunami in northeastern Japan. Sony Corp. said it expects an 80 billion yen ($975.6 million) profit for the current fiscal year, as sales recover in flat-panel TVs, games, personal computers and network services.

Published May 27, 2011

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The Wolf Pack — Alan (Zach Galifianakis), Phil (Bradley Cooper), Doug (Justin Bartha) and Stu (Ed Helms) — is back in The Hangover Part 2.

Published May 27, 2011

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FILE - In this April 18, 2011 file photo, workers give the final check-up on Honda Accords at Honda Motor Co.'s Saitama Factory in Sayama, north of Tokyo. Honda said Thursday, May 26, 2011, its North American factories will return to normal production in August except for the popular Civic compact car.

Published May 27, 2011

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(L-r) ZACH GALIFIANAKIS as Alan, BRADLEY COOPER as Phil and ED HELMS as Stu in Warner Bros. Pictures������� and Legendary Pictures������� comedy �������THE HANGOVER PART II,������� a Warner Bros. Pictures release.

Published May 27, 2011

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Photo 6 Morgan Spurlock (Director), Jet Blue

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Photo 4 Morgan Spurlock cutout in THE GREATEST MOVIE EVER SOLD, Sheetz Photo by Daniel Marracino, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics

Published May 27, 2011

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Rosie Homan outfits her kindergarden students' John David Gieck and Hannah Lowe with caps for their graduation ceremony at Crestwood Elementary School in North Little Rock Thursday.

Published May 27, 2011

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U.S. President Barack Obama meets with Russia's President Dmitry Medvedev on the sidelines of the G8 summit in Deauville, France, Thursday, May 26, 2011.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/26/11 Airman First Class Emery Barrett places a flag in front of a headstone Thursday at the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery. The flags were being put out as part of preparations for Memorial Day ceremonies at the cemetery.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-26-2011-- Brooke Gates of Ozark caefully treads Thursday morning through the debris of the Denning United Methodist Church, built in 1897. The church was among dozens of structures destroyed by Tuesday night's tornado.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/26/11 Dr. Charles L. Welch, president of the Arkansas State University System (L) and Howard Slinkard, the chairman of the ASU board confer before a meeting of the Arkansas State University��s Board of Trustees held Friday at the ASU-Beebe campus. The board voted to raise tuition.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas baserunner Matt Vinson is tagged out by Mississippi State catcher Cody Freeman as he tries to score in the 5th inning of Thursday mornings game against Mississippi State in the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas baserunner Matt Vinson is tagged out by Mississippi State catcher Cody Freeman as he tries to score in the 5th inning of Thursday mornings game against Mississippi State in the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas baserunner Dominic Ficociello is tagged out by Mississippi State third baseman Jarrod Parks as he tries to advance to third base in the 8th inning of Thursday mornings game against Mississippi State in the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas short stop Tim Carver forces out Mississippi State baserunner Brent Brownlee as he turns a double play in tghe 4th inning of Thursday mornings game against Mississippi State in the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

Published May 27, 2011

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Jeff Overton lines up his putt on 18th hole during the first round of play at the Byron Nelson Championship golf tournament in Irving, Texas, Thursday, May 26, 2011.

Published May 27, 2011

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Rafael Nadal of Spain serves against Pablo Andujar of Spain in the second round of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Thursday May 26, 2011.

Published May 27, 2011

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With a little guidance from her mother, Stephanie McCratic, Charlie McCratic, 20 months, both of Prairie Grove, slowly pours paint onto her painting at the Arts Center of the Ozarks in Springdale on Thursday, May 26, 2011. Eve Smith, director of visual arts for the center, leads weekly art classes for two- and three-year-olds on Thursdays.

Published May 27, 2011

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Oregon's Matthew Centrowitz (1280) and A.J. Acosta (1277) take the final turn in their 1,500 meter heat during the NCAA West Preliminary Round at Hayward Field, Thursday, May 26, 2011, in Eugene, Ore. Both Oregon runners advanced to Saturday's quarterfinals, with Centrowitz winning at 3:47.70 and Acosta getting the final automatic qualifying spot in that heat in 3:48.89.

Published May 27, 2011

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FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2005 file photo, Southern California quarterback Matt Leinart rubs the head of coach Pete Carroll during the trophy presentation after beating Oklahoma 55-19 in the Orange Bowl at Pro Player Stadium in Miami. Now that the NCAA has denied Southern California's appeal to reduce sanctions imposed on its football program, Bowl Championship Series officials will consider whether to strip the Trojans of their 2004 title. BCS executive director Bill Hancock says there is no timetable for that decision, but he expected it to happen "sooner, rather than later."

Published May 27, 2011

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Oregon's Matthew Centrowitz (1280) and A.J. Acosta (1277) take the final turn in their 1,500 meter heat during the NCAA West Preliminary Round at Hayward Field, Thursday, May 26, 2011, in Eugene, Ore. Both Oregon runners advanced to Saturday's quarterfinals, with Centrowitz winning at 3:47.70 and Acosta getting the final automatic qualifying spot in that heat in 3:48.89.

Published May 27, 2011

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Left to right: Thor (Chris Hemsworth) and Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) in THOR, from Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment.

Published May 27, 2011

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Toronto Blue Jays' Jo-Jo Reyes delivers a pitch during the second inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Wednesday, May 25, 2011, at Yankee Stadium in New York.

Published May 27, 2011

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University of Southern California athletic director, Pat Haden speaks to media, Thursday May 26, 2011, in Los Angeles, about USC's appeal to the NCAA. The NCAA on Thursday rejected USC's appeal to reduce sanctions imposed on its storied football program, keeping in place some of the harshest penalties leveled against a school in a quarter-century.

Published May 27, 2011

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Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Jo-Jo Reyes works against the Detroit Tigers during first-inning MLB baseball game action in Toronto, Sunday, May 8, 2011.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/William Moore Arkansas' Tarik Batchelor competes in the Men's Triple Jump Friday, June 12, 2009 during the NCAA Division I 2009 Outdoor Track and Field Championships at John McDonnell Field in Fayetteville.

Published May 27, 2011

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Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots over Dallas Mavericks' Jason Terry (31) in the first half of Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference finals basketball series Monday, May 23, 2011, in Oklahoma City.

Published May 27, 2011

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Dallas Mavericks' Jason Terry (31) shoots over Oklahoma City Thunder's James Harden (13) during Game 3 of the NBA Western Conference finals basketball series Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Oklahoma City.

Published May 27, 2011

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Boston Bruins coach Claude Julien talks to players in the third period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Eastern Conference finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Tampa, Fla. The Lightning won 5-3.

Published May 27, 2011

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Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah (13) and Miami Heat forwards LeBron James, left, and Chris Bosh look for a rebound during the second quarter of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals Thursday, May 26, 2011, in Chicago.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-26-2011-- Crystal Carter of Denning holds her 17-month-old son, Tyler Brockett, Thursday morning inside an emergency American Red Cross donation center set up at the First United Methodist Church in Ozark. Carter, her husband and three children were awakened by a phone call from her mother Tuesday night about one minute before a tornado lifted their mobile home and began rolling it. Although Carter's 7-year-old son was thrown from the home, he was found wandering around unharmed ten minutes after the tornado passed.

Published May 27, 2011

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Miami Heat forward LeBron James, right, looks to drive against Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng during the second quarter of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals Thursday, May 26, 2011, in Chicago.

Published May 27, 2011

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Jayson Komes (cq), 7, tries on period clothing during a field trip at Shiloh Museum of Ozark History on Friday, May 26, 2011. Four second-grade classes from Bayyari Elementary School in Springdale were visiting the museum on a field trip.

Published May 27, 2011

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Philadelphia Phillies infielder Wilson Valdez relief pitches in the 19th inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, early Thursday, May 26, 2011, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 5-4, in 19 innings.

Published May 27, 2011

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Dallas Mavericks' Jason Terry (31) reacts against the Oklahoma City Thunder in the second half of Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference finals basketball series Monday, May 23, 2011, in Oklahoma City.

Published May 27, 2011

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Jerry Underwood of Tulsa helps set up one the rides with Pride Amusements outside Parsons Stadium in Springdale on Thursday, May 26, 2011. The Rodeo Spring Carnival continues through Sunday.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas baserunner Tim Carver scores a run past Mississippi State catcher Cody Freeman in the 5th inning of Thursday mornings game against Mississippi State in the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

Published May 27, 2011

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The Netherlands' Aranxta Rus smiles after her victory over Belgium's Kim Clijsters during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Thursday, May 26, 2011.

Published May 27, 2011

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Belgium's Kim Clijsters reacts as she plays The Netherlands' Aranxta Rus during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Thursday, May 26, 2011.

Published May 27, 2011

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University of Southern California athletic director, Pat Haden speaks to the media, Thursday May 26, 2011, in Los Angeles, about USC's appeal to the NCAA. The NCAA on Thursday rejected USC's appeal to reduce sanctions imposed on its storied football program, keeping in place some of the harshest penalties leveled against a school in a quarter-century.

Published May 27, 2011

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Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) shoots against Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler (6) during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals Wednesday, May 25, 2011, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 100-96.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas pitcher D.J. Baxendale fires a pitch in the first inning of Thursday mornings game against Mississippi State in the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

Published May 27, 2011

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Kirksey Middle School eighth-graders Nikki Contreras (from left), Jessica Culhane, Morganne Walker and Awbrey Gibby test water samples Thursday during a field trip to the Beaver Water District’s Water Education Center in Lowell. About 130 eighth-graders from the Rogers school and 120 seventhgraders from McNair Middle School in Fayetteville rotated through various stations at the center.

Published May 27, 2011

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Tracy Palmer of Denning smokes a cigarette Thursday on a leather couch that used to sit inside the mobile home she shared with her husband. During Tuesday night's tornado, the home was moved about 50 yards from its foundation and destroyed by winds. Palmer's husband dug her out of the wreckage about three hours after the storm passed. Palmer, who suffered deep bruising and now has insulation material in her lungs, said she has no memory of the event.

Published May 27, 2011

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Kyle Busch speaks during a news conference before practice for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup series Coca-Cola 600 auto race in Concord, N.C., Thursday, May 26, 2011.

Published May 27, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/26/11 Dr. Charles L. Welch, president of the Arkansas State University System (L) talks about the Arkansas State University's Board of Trustees decision to raise tuition during the Board of Trustees held Friday at the ASU-Beebe campus. To the right of Welch is Howard Slinkard, the chairman of the ASU Board of Trustees.

Published May 27, 2011

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A flag files at half staff over devastated Joplin High School next to a portable tornado siren in Joplin, Mo. Thursday, May 26, 2011. An EF-5 tornado tore through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 125 people.

Published May 27, 2011

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Debris covers the ground on Thursday, May 26, 2011, in Joplin, Mo. A tornado tore through much of the city Sunday, wiping out neighborhoods and killing at least 125 people.

Published May 27, 2011

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Phillip Law frames a wall as he helps rebuild a destroyed beauty salon in Joplin, Mo. Thursday, May 26, 2011. The business was destroyed by an EF-5 tornado which tore through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 125 people. The owner's husband, a general contractor rebuilding the shop, had planned to have the project finished in 45 days.

Published May 27, 2011

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Sarah Burkybile wipes away a tear as she talks about her grandfather while helping salvage items at a friend's home in a devastated Joplin, Mo. neighborhood Thursday, May 26, 2011. Burkybile's grandfather, Clyde Coleman, was one of four people who died when an EF-5 tornado tore the Joplin Elks Club Sunday.

Published May 27, 2011

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Gary Pulsipher, president and CEO of St. John's Regional Health Center, views tornado damage done to the lobby Thursday, May 26, 2011, in Joplin, Mo. A tornado tore through much of the city Sunday, wiping out neighborhoods and killing at least 125 people.

Published May 27, 2011

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Rebel fighters cross the front line Thursday between rebel forces and Moammar Gadhafi’s forces west of Misrata.

Published May 27, 2011

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Tommy Smith

Published May 26, 2011

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FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2005, file photo, Southern California's Reggie Bush outruns Notre Dame defenders on his way to a touchdown during an NCAA college football game in South Bend, Ind. The NCAA has rejected Southern California's appeal to reduce the sanctions imposed last year on its storied football program, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. The NCAA ruled Heisman Trophy-winner Bush and basketball player O.J. Mayo had received improper benefits under the administration of athletic director Mike Garrett, football coach Pete Carroll and basketball coach Tim Floyd, who have all left the university. Bush gave back his Heisman Trophy two months after USC removed its replica of the trophy and Bush's jersey from places of honor in Heritage Hall. AP Photo/Michael Conroy, file)

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MICHAEL WOODS - 05/25/2011 - Arkansas shortstop Tim Carver turns a double play in the fifth inning of Thursday morning's game against Mississippi State in the SEC Tournament in Hoover, Ala.

Published May 26, 2011

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Colin Rush, 14, helps his family salvage items from their home that was destroyed by tornado on Sunday in Joplin, Mo., Wednesday, May 25, 2011.

Published May 26, 2011

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Kate Raum

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FILE PHOTO: Former Fayetteville coach Bobby Smith speaks with assistant coach Heather Hunsucker during a 2009 practice at Fayetteville High School. Hunsucker was named the new head coach at Springdale High School Thursday.

Published May 26, 2011

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John Deering Editorial Cartoon 5/26/11

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Roger Harvell Editorial Cartoon 5/26/11

Published May 26, 2011

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This April 12, 1993 file photo shows Bosnian Serb army Gen. Ratko Mladic, second from left, accompanied by an aide, and French U.N. security troops arrive at a U.N.-sponsored meeting at Sarajevo's airport.

Published May 26, 2011

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This image provided by NASA shows astronaut Andrew Feustel hanging by one arm from the International Space Station backdropped by the blue earth during the third spacewalk Wednesday May 25, 2011.

Published May 26, 2011

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Frontman Bret Michaels and Poison will be playing at Riverfest on Friday at 9:30 p.m.

Published May 26, 2011

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Actors Kristen Stewart, left, and Robert Pattison star in the movie "The Twilight Saga: New Moon," which will be among the movies played during the Movies in the Park lineup.

Published May 26, 2011

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An asparagus wrap from the Green Cuisine food truck for Cheap Eats review.

Published May 26, 2011

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Mount Magazine, 1914 This all-male group was enjoying a picnic atop Mount Magazine. Rising out of the Arkansas River Valley to an elevation of 2,753 feet, Mount Magazine is the highest peak in Arkansas. Today, the mountain top is an Arkansas State Park. Send questions or comments to Arkansas Postcard Past, P.O. Box 2221, Little Rock, Ark. 72203.

Published May 26, 2011

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Easton Corbin

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 2/19/08 Server Shawn Griffin at Shorty Small's Great American Resturant, 11100 Rodney Parham, Little Rock. with the Shorty's Original World Famous Ribs plate in the foreground.

Published May 26, 2011

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Sarah Haman, as Patsy Cline, and Michael Heavener, the pianist, in a scene from "Always...Patsy Cline" at Murry's Dinner Playhouse in Little Rock May 19.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/fSTATON BREIDENTHAL 5/18/11 Gobi Manchurian with spinach rice from the Banana Leaf food truck for Cheap Eats review.

Published May 26, 2011

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Kevin Shinn is the sushi chef at Seoul Korean Cuisine & Grill in the former Satellite Cafe on Kavanaugh Boulevard.

Published May 26, 2011

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A man who was shot in the leg is taken to an ambulance at 13 Franks St. in North Little Rock Wednesday. The man was shot at another location.

Published May 26, 2011

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In this April 15, 2011 file photo, a pair of construction cranes work on top of 1 World Trade Center in New York. Magazine publisher Conde Nast will sign a lease on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 for space in the 1,776-foot skyscraper. The building will be the centerpiece of a redeveloped ground zero.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/24/11 Seoul restaurant at 5923 Kavanaugh Blvd.

Published May 26, 2011

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A line worker checks vehicles at the General Motors Hamtramck assembly plant in Hamtramck, Mich. General Motors said Wednesday, May 25, 2011, it is adding two shifts and about 2,500 hourly and salaried jobs at the Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant to build the new Chevrolet Malibu mid-size sedan and the next-generation Impala large sedan alongside the Chevrolet Volt and Opel Ampera electric cars.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/24/11 Beef Bibimbap from Seoul restaurant at 5923 Kavanaugh Blvd.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 3/19/09 State Rep. Steve Harrelson presenting SB38, the personal watercraft bill, in the House Thursday.

Published May 26, 2011

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Director TODD PHILLIPS on location during the production of Warner Bros. Pictures�� and Legendary Pictures�� comedy ��THE HANGOVER PART II,�� a Warner Bros. Pictures release.

Published May 26, 2011

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In this May 19, 2011 photo, employee Brian Sarver works in the showroom of Lowe's Audio/Video in Chagrin Falls, Ohio. Businesses cut back on their orders for heavy machinery, computers, autos and airplanes in April, reducing demand for long-lasting manufactured goods by the largest amount in six months.

Published May 26, 2011

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5/25/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Debbie Shock, director of operations for the Clinton Foundation and Jordan Johnson, spokesman for the foundation walk across the highest portion of the Clinton Presidential Park Bridge Wednesday afternoon. Workers recently finished pouring concrete to form the final surface on the sloping walkway from the Little Rock side to the midway point across the river. The Clinton Liibrary is visible at left. Saturday will mark the one year anniversary of the project's groundbreaking.

Published May 26, 2011

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Teena Evans, shown in this 2009 photo with her daughter Piper Evans, was killed when a tornado struck Denning about midnight Wednesday. A family friend said Piper, 4, was taken to Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock for evaluation.

Published May 26, 2011

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Firefighter Nate Richardson of Sugar Creek, Mo., peers under a pile of debris on Texas Avenue in Joplin Wednesday. Richardson and other firefighters from Sugar Creek, located near Kansas City, volunteered their time earlier in the week after an unusually intense tornado devastated much of the city.

Published May 26, 2011

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Christine Lagarde, France's finance minister, gestures as she speaks during the e-G8 Internet Forum in Paris, France, on Tuesday, May 24, 2011. The Internet needs government involvement to reach its full potential of linking people and boosting economic growth, French President Nicolas Sarkozy said.

Published May 26, 2011

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Protesters gather Wednesday near the White Tower of Thessaloniki in a mostly peaceful rally against the Greek government’s austerity measures.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas starting pitcher Randall Fant (left) and first baseman Dominic Ficociello (20) collide after Ficociello fielded a bunt by Alabama’s Hunter Gregory in the first inning of the Crimson Tide’s 7-4 victory in Wednesday’s first round of the SEC Tournament in Hoover, Ala. Gregory was the last batter that Fant, who allowed five runs, four earned, faced in two-thirds of an inning.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Jasmine Sirlin, 5, of Los Angeles swings on a tree swing in front her her grandmother's house on Willow Avenue Wednesday, May 25, 2011 in Fayetteville. Jasmine was in town visiting.

Published May 26, 2011

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Trees and homes in the Denning community in eastern Franklin County lay in ruins Wednesday after a tornado struck about midnight, killing four people.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-25-2011-- Marine Staff Sergeant Michael Feingold of Belton, Mo. center, briefs Marines with the 4th Logistics Group, before a search and rescue operation Wednesday in Joplin. Three days after an unusually intense tornado devastated much of the city, clean-up and body recovery operations were well under way.

Published May 26, 2011

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Yemeni soldiers in charge of protecting anti-government protesters check pedestrians at the site of a demonstration in Sana, Yemen, on Wednesday. The protesters are demanding the resignation of Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh.

Published May 26, 2011

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5/25/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Chris Rose, with Imperial Ice, rolls a wheelbarrow full of ice into a freezer, left, as work continues to prepare for Friday's opening day of Riverfest in Little Rock.

Published May 26, 2011

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Corey Orwig of Galesburg, Ill., practices during the North American Pool Shooters Association National Championship at the Hot Springs Convention Center on May 25, 2011.

Published May 26, 2011

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People look over a damaged house east of Piedmont, Okla., on Wednesday. The house was one of dozens damaged Tuesday by storms that killed nine people in Oklahoma.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-25-2011-- Atalaya Garrison of Joplin surveys the remains of her mother's bedroom Wednesday morning on Texas Avenue in Joplin. Garrisonsaid her two sisters picked up their 82-year-old mother from the home about 10 minutes before Sunday's tornado destroyed the neighborhood.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-25-2011-- Joplin city electrical crews work to restore power Wednesday morning on Rex Avenue near 15th Street in Joplin. Power lines across the city were damaged during Sunday's tornado.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-25-2011-- Debbie Lawson of Carl Junction, Mo., searches through a mountain of debris for valuables belonging to her sister-in-lawWednesday afternoon in Joplin. The home was among several thousand structures damaged or destroyed by Sunday's tornado.

Published May 26, 2011

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Residents of Etna in southeast Franklin County search through debris on Wednesday morning after a tornado killed 4 people late Tuesday night.

Published May 26, 2011

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General Manager Dennis Nelms walks past a pile of items donated for victims of Sunday's tornado in Joplin, MO Wednesday, May 25, 2011 in Adventure Subaru in Fayetteville.

Published May 26, 2011

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George Davis works with his dog, Mallett, on retrieving skills Wednesday afternoon in Murray Park.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/25/11 Kate Hatfield painting a Diana Fritillary, the state butterfly, on a park bench Wednesday, she and the other fifth graders from Chenal Elementary have been busy this week painting Arkansas related murals on eight benches at Wildwood Park. The project is part of an Artists in Residency grant from the Arkansas Arts Council. One of the benches will go to the Governor's Mansion and the others will be used at the Pulaski County Special School District school and Wildwood Park, which are connected by a path.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Noel Conner, 5, of Elkins hangs out on the playground equipment Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at Wilson Park in Fayetteville. Noel and his mom, Jane, went to the park after a visit to the library to enjoy the mild weather.

Published May 26, 2011

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Residents of Etna in southeast Franklin County search through debris on Wednesday morning after a tornado killed 4 people late Tuesday night.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-25-2011-- The helicopter pad outside St. John's Hospital in Joplin remained relatively intact Wednesday afternoon, although the hospital itself was devastated by Sunday's tornado.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/24/11 Ivan Ortiz (left) and Rene Martinez of Roberts-McNutt power wash the exterior of Park Hill Fire Station Tuesday afternoon in North Little Rock. The Park Hill Fire Station and Water Company is stop number 71 on a free cell phone tour of historic sites around the state. The program is offered by the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program.

Published May 26, 2011

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This Nov. 18, 2009 photo shows actress Estella Warren arriving at the Samsung Behold II Launch party in Los Angeles. "Planet of the Apes" actress and former model, Warren was arrested after a late-night crash that led to her allegedly assaulting a police officer then trying to flee from custody, officials said Tuesday May 24, 2011.

Published May 26, 2011

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A guard watches next to a damaged water pipe on the outskirts of San Salvador, El Salvador, Wednesday, May 25, 2011. Authorities of the National Water and Sewerage, ANDA, reported a sabotage to a water pipe that resulted in a shortage of water to about a million users in San Salvador.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-25-2011-- Officer Rick Hirshey of the Joplin Police Department, right, directs traffic through the intersection of S. Maiden Lane and Gabby Boulevard, where Sunday's tornado destroyed four-way stop lights, with Sergeant Robert Cottrell of the 139th Military Police Company, a Missouri National Guard unit based in Harrisonville, Mo. Although police set up checkpoints around intensely damaged areas of Joplin to restrict access to clean-up crews and home owners, restrictions were later lifted.

Published May 26, 2011

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A plane flies over central London in a sky covered by cirrus clouds as the Icelandic ash cloud moved away from British skies, Wednesday May 25, 2011. High levels of volcanic ash could return to the United Kingdom on Friday just as the bank holiday weekend getaway begins, forecasters have warned. Volcano experts in Iceland said the eruption appeared to be tapering off. Observers at the crater were reporting only steam, said Pall Einarsson, from the University of Iceland. "The worst is over," said Icelandic Prime Minister Johanna Sigurdardottir in a statement, after touring the region around Grimsvotn on Tuesday. UNITED KINGDOM OUT NO SALES NO ARCHIVE

Published May 26, 2011

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Defense attorney Aaron Goldstein (left) questions U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. in the federal corruption trial of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich (right) in Chicago in this courtroom sketch from Wednesday.

Published May 26, 2011

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Eric Fuller, who was wounded in a January shooting rampage in Tucson, Ariz., leaves the federal courthouse Wednesday after attending a competency hearing for suspect Jared Loughner.

Published May 26, 2011

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Novak Djokovic won his 41st consecutive match Wednesday when Victor Hanescu retired with a leg injury in the third set after losing the first two sets 6-4, 6-1.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/25/11 Richard Yada speaks Wednesday at Little Rock City Hall about living in the Japanese-American internment camps in Arkansas as a child during a ceremony recognizing Asian Pacific American Heritage month. Yada's family remained in Arkansas after the camps closed.

Published May 26, 2011

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damage from a tornado that ripped through Franklin County on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 Aiza Zolliecoffer (cq) (from front), 13, of Jethro, Jackie Carr, 19, of Jethro, and Savanna Jones, 19, of Etna carry boxes of files from the devastated Lane's Carpets where Jackie and Savanna work on Wednesday, May 25, 2011.

Published May 26, 2011

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damage from a tornado that ripped through Franklin County on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 What remains of the former home of Teena Evans and her daughter, Piper Evans, 4, in Denning on Wednesday, May 25, 2011. The storm killed Teena.

Published May 26, 2011

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Trees and homes lay in ruin in the community of Denning in eastern Franklin County on Wednesday morning after a tornado killed 4 people late Tuesday night.

Published May 26, 2011

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damage from a tornado that ripped through Franklin County on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 Aiza Zolliecoffer (cq) (from front), 13, of Jethro, Jackie Carr, 19, of Jethro, and Savanna Jones, 19, of Etna carry boxes of files from the devastated Lane's Carpets where Jackie and Savanna work on Wednesday, May 25, 2011.

Published May 26, 2011

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This undated photo provided by CNBC, shows Mark Haines, co-anchor of CNBC's morning "Squawk on the Street." Haines died at his home unexpectedly on Tuesday evening, May 24, 2011, the network said. He was 65.

Published May 26, 2011

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Shirley Waits sits outside her mother's home and waits for an insurance adjuster to arrive Wednesday, May 25, 2011, in Joplin , Mo. A massive tornado moved through Joplin Sunday night leveling much of the city.

Published May 26, 2011

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Nurse Danielle Sipi of Jefferson City, Mo., shines a flashlight into the crawlspace of a home in Duquesne, Mo., Wednesday, May 25, 2011, as part of a line search for overlooked storm victims. At least 123 people were killed and hundreds more injured when a tornado cut a destructive path through Joplin on Sunday evening.

Published May 26, 2011

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FILE - This Jan. 8, 2011 file photo released by the Pima County Sheriff's Office shows Jared Loughner.

Published May 26, 2011

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Noah Rollins, 5th grade, carries a banner for Wednesday chapel at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral church in Little Rock. Officials announced Wednesday that they will close the church's Cathedral School on Friday after more than 54 years. The school has 79 students in pre-kindergarten through 5th grade.

Published May 26, 2011

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Beverly Winans embraces her daughter Debbie Surlin as they salvage items from Winans’ home in Joplin, Mo.

Published May 26, 2011

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Fred Niell, headmaster, and Ann Pollard, assistant head of school, greet Trinity Episcopal Cathedral students arriving for Wednesday chapel at the church in Little Rock.

Published May 26, 2011

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Former Kansas City Royals pitcher Paul Splittorff, the franchise’s career victories leader with 166, died of skin cancer at age 64 on Wednesday in Blue Springs, Mo.

Published May 26, 2011

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Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Romania's Victor Hanescu during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Wednesday, May 25, 2011.

Published May 26, 2011

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Friends search for belongings in the mobile home where Laron Short died on Wednesday, May 25, 2011, in Chickasha, Okla. Short was the sole Chickasha fatality from Tuesday's deadly tornadoes. She died when she went out the door and another trailer home came crashing down on top of her.

Published May 26, 2011

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Chuck Cass, right, talks with James Stanfield, far left, on Wednesday, May 25, 2011, among the remains of their large two-story barn which was destroyed by a tornado on Tuesday in Ellinwood, Kan. Several tornadoes ravaged parts of Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, and Missouri this week, causing extensive damage and taking lives.

Published May 26, 2011

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A line of severe storms crosses the Mississippi River in Memphis, Tenn., passing by the Memphis Pyramid on Wednesday, May 25, 2011. The dark formation was reported a few minutes earlier as a tornado in West Memphis, Ark.

Published May 26, 2011

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FILE - This Oct. 6, 1977, file photo shows Kansas City Royals pitcher Paul Splittorff in action against the New York Yankees, in New York. The Royals say Splittorff, the winningest pitcher in the team's history, died Wednesday, May 25, 2011 from complications from melanoma at his home in the Kansas City suburb of Blue Springs.

Published May 26, 2011

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FILE - This is a 1979 file photo showing Kansas City Royals' Paul Splittorff. The Royals say Splittorff, the winningest pitcher in the team's history, died Wednesday, May 25, 2011 from complications from melanoma at his home in the Kansas City suburb of Blue Springs.

Published May 26, 2011

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Arkansas men’s Coach Chris Bucknam (right) is hoping his team is fully prepared to compete in the NCAA West Regional. “We’re going to have to be on the top of our game mentally to get the job done,” he said.

Published May 26, 2011

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Boston’s Gregory Campbell (center) tries to regain control of the puck while battling Tampa Bay’s Marc-Andre Bergeron (left) and Mike Lundin during Game 6 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals Wednesday. The Lightning forced a deciding Game 7 with a 5-4 victory.

Published May 26, 2011

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University of Arkansas pitcher Randall Fant fires a pitch in the first inning of Wednesday mornings game against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the first round of the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

Published May 26, 2011

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Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) scores against the Chicago Bulls during Game 4 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals basketball series in Miami, Tuesday, May 24, 2011. The Heat defeated the Bulls 101-93 in overtime.

Published May 26, 2011

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Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) shoots in front of teammate Tyson Chandler, left, and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka (9) during the first half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals Wednesday, May 25, 2011, in Dallas.

Published May 26, 2011

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Vancouver Canucks' Kevin Bieksa, left, who scored the game-winning goal, and Alexander Edler, of Sweden, celebrate after defeating the San Jose Sharks in the second overtime period of game 5 of the NHL Western Conference Final Stanley Cup playoff hockey series in Vancouver, British Columbia Tuesday May 24, 2011. Vancouver won the series 4 games to 1 and advances to the Stanley Cup Final.

Published May 26, 2011

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University of Arkansas batter Kyle Atkins reacts after striking out in the bottom of the 9th inning as the Razorbacks lose 7-4 to the Alabama Crimson Tide in the first round of the SEC baseball tournament in Hoover, Alabama.

Published May 26, 2011

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FILE - This is a 1979 file photo showing Kansas City Royals' Paul Splittorff. The Royals say Splittorff, the winningest pitcher in the team's history, died Wednesday, May 25, 2011 from complications from melanoma at his home in the Kansas City suburb of Blue Springs.

Published May 26, 2011

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Former Michigan and NBA player Jalen Rose, back left, looks on during a hearing at Oakland County District Court on Wednesday, May 25, 2011, in Bloomfield Hills. Rose pleaded guilty Wednesday to drunken driving, telling a judge he was embarrassed to admit that he drank six martinis the night he veered off a snowy road and rolled his Cadillac Escalade.

Published May 26, 2011

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House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis. answers a question at the 2011 Fiscal Summit in Washington, Wednesday, May 25, 2011.

Published May 26, 2011

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FILE - In this Feb. 18, 2010 file photo, then Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Mike Brown directs his team during an NBA basketball game against the Denver Nuggets in Cleveland. The Los Angeles Lakers reached a deal in principle with former Cleveland coach Mike Brown on Wednesday, May 25, 2011, to succeed Phil Jackson, according to a person with knowledge of the discussions.

Published May 26, 2011

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James Harden (right) of the Oklahoma City Thunder shoots against Dirk Nowitzki (left) of the Dallas Mavericks during the Mavericks’ series-clinching victory Wednesday night.

Published May 26, 2011

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a news conference at the governors residence in St. Paul, Minn., Tuesday, May 17, 2011. Looking on at left is Gov. Mark Clayton.

Published May 26, 2011

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Miami Heat's Mike Miller reacts after the Heat loses possession of the ball during the first half of Game 4 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals basketball series against the Chicago Bulls in Miami, Tuesday, May 24, 2011.

Published May 26, 2011

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University of Arkansas pitcher D.J. Baxendale warms up Tuesday morning during practice at Regions Park in Hoover, Alabama as the Razorbacks prepare to take on the Alabama Crimson Tide in the first round of the SEC baseball tournament.

Published May 26, 2011

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New York Knicks forward Renaldo Balkman, left, helps Anthony Frederick, right, at Anthony's Lemonade Stand, Wednesday, May 25, 2011, in Columbia, S.C., a fundraiser for cancer research by 13-year-old Frederick, whose parents both have cancer. Balkman, a former South Carolina Gamecock, helped out taking orders behind the table, handing out cold cups of lemonade, posing for pictures and shaking hands with those stopping by the stand.

Published May 26, 2011

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New York Knicks forward Renaldo Balkman helps customers at Anthony's Lemonade Stand, Wednesday, May 25, 2011, in Columbia, S.C., a fundraiser for cancer research by 13-year-old Anthony Frederick, whose parents both have cancer. Balkman, a former South Carolina Gamecock, helped out taking orders behind the table, handing out cold cups of lemonade, posing for pictures and shaking hands with those stopping by the stand.

Published May 26, 2011

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FILE - This is a 1979 file photo showing Kansas City Royals' Paul Splittorff. The Royals say Splittorff, the winningest pitcher in the team's history, died Wednesday, May 25, 2011 from complications from melanoma at his home in the Kansas City suburb of Blue Springs.

Published May 26, 2011

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Miami Heat's Mike Miller (13), Udonis Haslem and Joel Anthony surrround Chicago Bulls' Derrick Rose (1) as he goes for a basket during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals basketball series in Miami, Tuesday, May 24, 2011.

Published May 26, 2011

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Smoke billows from a substation in Newport.

Published May 25, 2011

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Published May 25, 2011

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Roger Harvell Editorial Cartoon 5/25/11

Published May 25, 2011

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In this Nov. 30, 2010 file photo, a line worker checks vehicles at the General Motors Hamtramck assembly plant in Hamtramck, Mich.

Published May 25, 2011

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British Prime Minister David Cameron, left, and U.S. President Barack Obama, right, wave to members of the media outside Cameron's official residence at 10 Downing street in central London, prior to their meeting, Wednesday May 25, 2011.

Published May 25, 2011

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Children play in floodwaters following a sudden downpour that inundated low-lying areas in Manila, Philippines Tuesday May 24, 2011.

Published May 25, 2011

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Hugh Ritter, 57, looks through the ruins of his trailer Wednesday morning hours after it was destroyed by a tornado.

Published May 25, 2011

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A tornado struck Denning early Wednesday morning, damaging a large area of the town.

Published May 25, 2011

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Google map image of the Denning-Altus area, which was struck by a tornado early Wednesday morning.

Published May 25, 2011

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Andrea Fair of Rogers helps organize donated items Tuesday in the parking lot of Mercy Medical Center in Rogers. Volunteers will continue relief efforts in the same place today to help survivors of Sunday night’s tornado in Joplin, Mo.

Published May 25, 2011

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Alec Almeita (left), and Kennedy House, both 9, read Tuesday with light from the windows in Diane Wooters’ third-grade class at Northside Elementary School. As part of “Green Week,” several classrooms and the cafeteria at the Rogers school used only natural light.

Published May 25, 2011

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Swing play Jaelyn Jones, 5, of Fayetteville enjoys a cloudy but warm day Tuesday in Walker Park in Fayetteville.

Published May 25, 2011

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Sarah White of Fayetteville puts the finishing touches on "Yarnbombing" on one of the lampposts outside the Fayetteville Town Center on Thursday, June 3, 2010. White was part of a knitting group decorating the area for First Thursday.

Published May 25, 2011

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The Watcher bookshelf

Published May 25, 2011

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page from The Watcher bookshelf

Published May 25, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-24-2011-- Rachel Larkin of Joplin, right, looks to Jennifer McReynolds of Miller, Mo., left, Tuesday morning inside the Robert Ellis Young Gymnasium at Missouri Southern State University, where the Red Cross has set up an emergency shelter. McReynolds, Larkin's best friend, drove 45 miles to be with Larkin after much of the city was devastated by a tornado Sunday.

Published May 25, 2011

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Root Elementary third-grade teacher Rusty Folsom helps his students organize at the door to go outside for recess during class on Thursday, May 19, 2011, at the Fayetteville school.

Published May 25, 2011

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Little Rock, circa 1930 On the back of this card, W.S. (Dad) McCord of the Gay Oil Co. offered free road advice. ���Don���t keep the alabaster boxes of your love and tenderness sealed up until your friends are dead. Fill their lives with sweetness. Speak approving, cheering words while their ears can hear them, and while their hearts can be thrilled and made happier; the kind things you meant to say when they were gone, say before they go.��� Send questions or comments to Arkansas Postcard Past, P.O. Box 2221, Little Rock, Ark. 72203.

Published May 25, 2011

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Amy Gilbert stands in her kitchen Tuesday in Joplin, where she and her husband stood when the roof peeled away Sunday.

Published May 25, 2011

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FILE - In this March 19, 2010 file photo, Steve Martin performs with the Steep Canyon Rangers band at Largo at the Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles. Martin is set to perform from the U.S. Capitol���s west lawn during the annual ���A Capitol Fourth��� concert this year. Josh Groban, Little Richard, ���Glee��� star Matthew Morrison, ���American Idol��� winner Jordin Sparks and Broadway star Kelli O���Hara also share the bill.is set to perform from the U.S. Capitol���s west lawn during the annual ���A Capitol Fourth��� concert this year. Josh Groban, Little Richard, ���Glee��� star Matthew Morrison, ���American Idol��� winner Jordin Sparks and Broadway star Kelli O���Hara also share the bill.

Published May 25, 2011

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In this May 17, 2011 photo,Oprah Winfrey acknowledges fans during a star-studded double-taping of "Surprise Oprah! A Farewell Spectacular," in Chicago. The Oprah Winfrey Show influenced personal finances in big and small ways. Most obviously, the show regularly counseled viewers on major money matters. But the show also influenced everyday pocket book decisions.

Published May 25, 2011

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In this photo released by China's Xinhua news agency, Robert King, left, U.S. special envoy for North Korean human rights issues, and Jon Brause, right, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) deputy assistant administrator for the office of foreign disaster assistance, arrive at Pyongyang airport on Tuesday May 24, 2011. NO SALES

Published May 25, 2011

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In this May 19, 2011 photo, roofers work on a new home construction site in Bridgeville, Pa. More people bought new homes in April, but sales remain far below the pace that would represent a healthy housing market.

Published May 25, 2011

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Workers are lifted into place with a crane to start disassembling a collapsed cell phone tower in Joplin, Mo., Tuesday, May 24, 2011. At least 116 people were killed and hundreds more injured when a tornado cut a destructive path through Joplin on Sunday evening.

Published May 25, 2011

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A destroyed neighborhood is seen in Joplin, Mo. Tuesday, May 24, 2011. A large tornado moved through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses.

Published May 25, 2011

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Libyans survey the destruction Tuesday in downtown Tripoli after a NATO bombing raid.

Published May 25, 2011

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International Atomic Energy Agency team leader Michael Weightman says Tuesday in Tokyo that his delegation is looking for lessons that the world can learn from Japan’s disaster.

Published May 25, 2011

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George Lassiter works to clean up his tornado damaged St. Paul's United Methodist Church Tuesday, May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Mo.

Published May 25, 2011

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Brent Koeninger, with Oklahoma Task Force One search-and-rescue, and his search dog Huck comb through debris looking for victims Tuesday, May 24, 2011, in Joplin, Mo. A large tornado moved through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses.

Published May 25, 2011

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Tribesmen sit inside the house of Sheik Sadeq al-Ahmar, the head of the powerful Hashid tribe, during clashes with Yemeni security forces in Sanaa, Yemen, Tuesday, May 24, 2011. Fighters for Yemen's largest tribe sealed off key government buildings and barricaded streets in the heart of the capital Tuesday as the revolt against President Ali Abdullah Saleh sharply escalated after militiamen turned their guns against government forces.

Published May 25, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/18/11 Lance Walters, fifth grade teacher at Lynch Drive Elementary, North Little Rock, working with students in his his classroom.

Published May 25, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Damon Baughn, a teacher at Western Hills Elementary School in Little Rock instructs and cajoles his third grade students during morning class. Ceanna Stokes keeps her eyes on Baughn during a lesson about the planets.

Published May 25, 2011

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A customer leaves the headquarters of the Hellenic Postbank past black flags hanging at the entrance in central Athens, Tuesday, May 24, 2011, a reaction to the announcement that Greece will "immediately" start selling state assets, by selling their stakes in the OTE telecoms company, Hellenic Postbank, the ports of Thessaloniki and Piraeus, and the Thessaloniki water company and take more than 6 billion euro's worth of additional fiscal measures this year to tackle its debt crisis. The posters read ''Bank for sale-Why?''

Published May 25, 2011

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“Just a short time ago, in the eyes of most, Chrysler had been condemned to death,” the automaker’s CEO, Sergio Marchionne, said Tuesday.

Published May 25, 2011

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Two passengers pass the time Tuesday at Glasgow Airport in Scotland after their flight was canceled because of a volcanic ash cloud.

Published May 25, 2011

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A traditional Santa Maria-style barbecue menu features grilled beef topped with fresh salsa, beans, salad and French bread.

Published May 25, 2011

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An enameled, cast-iron Dutch oven. They're heavy, they last a lifetime and when you make your first pot roast, you may find yourself addicted to cooking for life.

Published May 25, 2011

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Ecuador's President Rafael Correa, right, embraces Ecuador's Defense Minister Javier Ponce after he was decorated with the Armed Forces' 'Gran Cruz' Order during a ceremony marking the 189th anniversary of Ecuador's Independence from Spain in Quito, Ecuador, Tuesday, May 24, 2011.

Published May 25, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-24-2011-- John Spicer of Tulsa, right, a canine search specialist with Oklahoma Task Force 1 from Tulsa, follows Hurley, a rescue service dog, through the rubble of a destroyed Joplin home Tuesday morning. Canine rescue dogs are trained to alert to the scent of a human that may be trapped beneath debris.

Published May 25, 2011

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A little curry can add zip to crab cakes.

Published May 25, 2011

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CORRECTS 2ND SENTENCE MUBARAK TO FACE TRIAL -- FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010 file photo, Egypt's then President Hosni Mubarak listens as Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Nethanyahu, unseen, speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Hosni Mubarak will stand trial on charges of conspiring in the deadly shootings of protesters during the uprising that ousted him, the prosecutor-general said Tuesday, and in addition he and his two sons were charged with abusing power to amass wealth, enriching associates and accepting bribes - a major step in a country still rattled by protests and demands for justice.

Published May 25, 2011

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Damon Baughn, a teacher at Western Hills Elementary School in Little Rock instructs and cajoles his third grade students during morning class.

Published May 25, 2011

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President Barack Obama attends a state banquet with Queen Elizabeth on Tuesday at Buckingham Palace.

Published May 25, 2011

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Massachusetts wildlife officials and Gov. Deval Patrick band a bald eagle Tuesday at the Quabbin Reservoir as part of the state’s bald eagle restoration program.

Published May 25, 2011

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A half-mile-wide tornado moves across Canadian County in Oklahoma on Tuesday afternoon toward Piedmont.

Published May 25, 2011

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Stephanie Wilson, left, and Wanda Whyte hug outside of the tornado damaged home of Whyte's in-laws Tuesday, May 24, 2011, in Joplin, Mo.

Published May 25, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Damon Baughn, a teacher at Western Hills Elementary School in Little Rock instructs and cajoles his third grade students during morning class. William Heard (sitting, center) and Brooks Smith work on pictures of the sun.

Published May 25, 2011

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A destroyed apartment complex is seen in Joplin, Mo. Tuesday, May 24, 2011. A large tornado moved through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses.

Published May 25, 2011

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University of Arkansas coach Dave Van Horn watches his team work out Tuesday morning during practice at Regions Park in Hoover, Alabama as the Razorbacks prepare to take on the Alabama Crimson Tide in the first round of the SEC baseball tournament.

Published May 25, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/AARON SKINNER South Carolina baseball head coach Ray Tanner reacts in the closing inning of the Gamecock's loss to Arkansas at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville Saturday afternoon. 3-27-04

Published May 25, 2011

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2011 Arkansas Razorback Baseball Team, James McCann

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2011 Arkansas Razorback Baseball Team, Dominic Ficociello

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University of Arkansas pitcher Randall Fant warms upTuesday morning during practice at Regions Park in Hoover, Alabama as the Razorbacks prepare to take on the Alabama Crimson Tide in the first round of the SEC baseball tournament.

Published May 25, 2011

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An aerial view Tuesday shows St. John’s hospital (foreground) amid the path of destruction from Sunday’s tornado in Joplin, Mo.

Published May 25, 2011

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San Jose Sharks' Ryane Clowe, left, battles in front of the net with Vancouver Canucks' Keith Ballard during the second of Game 5 of NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Western Conference finals Tuesday.

Published May 25, 2011

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NOT FOR ONLINE USE UNTIL PUBLISHED ON 5/25 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-24-2011-- A mangled sign totters over the destruction in a Walmart parking lot Tuesday morning in Joplin. Hundreds of shoppers and employees survived Sunday's tornado inside the retail outlet, while hundreds of cars were destroyed outside.

Published May 25, 2011

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NOT FOR ONLINE USE UNTIL PUBLISHED ON 5/25 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-24-2011-- Kiira Wolf of Joplin, right, sorts through the remains of her living room for her car keys with her mother, Mary Battles of Wichita, left, Tuesday morning in Joplin. Wolf's Highview Avenue home, which she shared with her boyfriend, was one of hundreds destroyed by a tornado that devastated much of the city Sunday.

Published May 25, 2011

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NOT FOR ONLINE USE UNTIL PUBLISHED ON 5/25 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-24-2011-- Emergency responders survey the damage of a destroyed Home Depot Tuesday morning in Joplin. During Sunday's tornado, hundreds of area residents sought shelter inside the retail outlet, which collapsed during the storm, killing an as yet unknown number of people. Several bodies were removed from the wreckage early Tuesday morning.

Published May 25, 2011

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NOT FOR ONLINE USE UNTIL PUBLISHED ON 5/25 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-24-2011-- John Yarsurro of Katy, Texas, looks out from inside his destroyed car Tuesday morning outside a Walmart in Joplin. Yarsurro and his wife, who were visiting their daughter in Joplin, were among hundreds of shoppers and employees who survived Sunday's tornado inside a Joplin Walmart while hundreds of cars were destroyed outside.

Published May 25, 2011

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Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez reacts to the final out by the Chicago White Sox in the ninth inning of a baseball game Friday, May 6, 2011, in Seattle. Hernandez threw a five-hitter as the Mariners won 3-2.

Published May 25, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-24-2011-- Betty Corbin of Joplin makes a phone call Tuesday morning inside the Robert Ellis Young Gymnasium at Missouri Southern State University, where the Red Cross has set up an emergency shelter. [SUBJECT IN CHRIS'S STORY]

Published May 25, 2011

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NOT FOR ONLINE USE UNTIL PUBLISHED ON 5/25 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-24-2011-- Cross Church members Chris Bacon, left, and Travis Storey, both of Springdale, fill coolers with ice Tuesday morning outside the Calvary Baptist Church in Joplin, Mo. About 50 members of Cross Church volunteered their time Tuesday to help aide victims of Sunday's tornado, which devastated much of Joplin.

Published May 25, 2011

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Credit Spc. Prentis Grayson, Arkansas National Guard Soldiers with Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 39th Infantry Brigade of the Arkansas National Guard conduct a foot patrol Monday in Shar-e Tiefort at Fort Irwin, Calif.

Published May 25, 2011

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Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo smiles during qualifying for the U.S. Open golf tournament, Monday, May 9, 2011, at Stonebridge Country Club in McKinney, Texas. Romo discussed the team's private sessions during the lockout after his latest bid to qualify. **MANDATORY CREDIT, NO SALES, MAGS OUT, TV OUT, INTERNET USE BY AP MEMBERS ONLY **

Published May 25, 2011

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This is a 2011 photo of catcher A.J. Pierzynski of the Chicago White Sox baseball team. This image reflects the Chicago White Sox active roster as of Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011 when this image was taken.

Published May 25, 2011

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Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah (13) reacts after the teams' win against the Atlanta Hawks in Game 6 of an NBA basketball Eastern Conference semifinal playoff series, Thursday, May 12, 2011, in Atlanta. Chicago won 93-73 to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals.

Published May 25, 2011

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FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2011, file photo, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning responds to a question during a news conference in Indianapolis. The Indianapolis Star is reporting that Manning had "minimally invasive" surgery on his neck Monday night, May 23, 2011. Manning told the newspaper he spent Monday night at Chicago's Northwestern Memorial Hospital and returned home Tuesday.

Published May 25, 2011

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In this Sunday, Dec. 26, 2010, file photo, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning runs for 27 yards against the Oakland Raiders in the fourth quarter of an NFL football game in Oakland, Calif. Manning threw 11 interceptions in three games, with four brought back for TDs. But the four-time league MVP is back on target and has the Colts primed for another playoff run, although they need a win over the Titans on Sunday or a loss by the Jaguars to make the postseason.

Published May 25, 2011

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New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees stretches during NFL football practice in Miami on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010. The Saints will play the Indianapolis Colts in Super Bowl XLIV on Sunday.

Published May 25, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Arkansas outfielder Collin Kuhn poses during media day Monday, February 14, 2011 at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 25, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/24/11 Kellie Kircher with her 2-year-old daughter Chandler walk down a sidewalk Tuesday lined with 300 U.S. flags, each honoring a local man or woman who served with the military in war, at Little Rock's First Baptist Church, 62 Pleasant Valley Drive. Since 2002 the church has celebrated in May the sacrifices Americans have made by displaying the flags around their property.

Published May 25, 2011

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Root Elementary third-grade teacher John Griesse works with his students on math problems during class on Thursday, May 19, 2011, at the Fayetteville school.

Published May 25, 2011

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Capt. Mike Jones of the Benton County sheriff’s office looks at the Illinois River from U.S. 412 near Siloam Springs as rescuers search Tuesday for two women and two young children who went missing in flood waters. They were last heard from about 9:15 p.m. Monday when one of the women called her husband to say their car, a red Ford Focus, was filling with water.

Published May 25, 2011

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University of Arkansas players get ready to take batting practice Tuesday morning during practice at Regions Park in Hoover, Alabama as the Razorbacks prepare to take on the Alabama Crimson Tide in the first round of the SEC baseball tournament.

Published May 25, 2011

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Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long, while disappointed with the loss of a men’s basketball scholarship, said he is pleased with the direction of the school in correcting past APR issues.

Published May 25, 2011

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Me . . . Jane by Patrick McDonnell

Published May 25, 2011

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Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates his victory over John Isner of the US during the first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Tuesday May 24, 2011.

Published May 25, 2011

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2011 Arkansas Razorback Baseball Team, Todd Butler

Published May 25, 2011

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A destroyed apartment complex is seen in Joplin, Mo. Tuesday, May 24, 2011. A large tornado moved through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses.

Published May 25, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-24-2011-- John Spicer of Tulsa, right, a canine search specialist with Oklahoma Task Force 1 from Tulsa, follows Hurley, a rescue service dog, through the rubble of a destroyed Joplin home Tuesday morning. Canine rescue dogs are trained to alert to the scent of a human that may be trapped beneath debris.

Published May 25, 2011

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Soldiers with Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion of the Arkansas National Guard’s 39th Infantry Brigade keep watch as part of a foot patrol during pre-deployment training at Fort Irwin, Calif.

Published May 25, 2011

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Credit Spc. Prentis Grayson, Arkansas National Guard Soldiers with Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 39th Infantry Brigade of the Arkansas National Guard conduct a foot patrol Monday in Shar-e Tiefort at Fort Irwin, Calif.

Published May 25, 2011

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NOT FOR ONLINE USE UNTIL PUBLISHED ON 5/25 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-24-2011-- Alice Jones of Joplin smokes a cigarette Tuesday morning after walking Nannie, a 3-year-old Boston Terrier outside the Robert Ellis Young Gymnasium at Missouri Southern State University, where the Red Cross has set up an emergency shelter. Jones and her husband were visiting friends at another apartment complex in Joplin when Sunday's tornado devastated much of the city. Although the Jones's home was mostly intact, rain damage left in unlivable.

Published May 25, 2011

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Todd Butler, University of Arkansas recruiting coordinator and assistant coach, watches the Razorbacks Tuesday morning during practice at Regions Park in Hoover, Alabama as the Razorbacks prepare to take on the Alabama Crimson Tide in the first round of the SEC baseball tournament.

Published May 25, 2011

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2011 Arkansas Razorback Baseball Team, DJ Baxendale

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/DAVE HUGHES Power lines droop to the ground behind an Alma police officer who was directing traffic off of U.S. 71 as crews replaced downed power poles.

Published May 25, 2011

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Todd Butler, University of Arkansas recruiting coordinator and assistant coach, watches the Razorbacks Tuesday morning during practice at Regions Park in Hoover, Alabama as the Razorbacks prepare to take on the Alabama Crimson Tide in the first round of the SEC baseball tournament.

Published May 25, 2011

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Maletti Balsamic Vinegar is one of the many specialty ingredients available at the Savory Pantry in Hot Springs.

Published May 25, 2011

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Published May 24, 2011

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A half-mile-wide tornado moves north in Canadian County after having just crossed SH-3, the Northwest Expressway, west of SH-4 moving towards Piedmont, Okla. Tuesday, May 24, 2011.

Published May 24, 2011

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William H. Bowen, left, recalls being a child in 1927 when floodwaters forced his family to leave their Altheimer home for higher ground.

Published May 24, 2011

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The path of a powerful tornado is seen in Joplin, Mo., on Tuesday, May 24, 2011.

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MICHAEL WOODS - 05/05/2011 - Arkansas right fielder Jarrod McKinney makes a diving catch for an out during a 4-3 win over Florida at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 24, 2011

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Published May 24, 2011

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Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant kneels to the floor in the final seconds of overtime against the Dallas Mavericks in Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference finals basketball series Monday, May 23, 2011, in Oklahoma City. The Mavericks won 112-105. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Published May 24, 2011

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Archie Goodwin has ascended into national Top 10 basketball recruit rankings as a member of the Arkansas Wings.

Published May 24, 2011

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Reginald Cleaver

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John Deering Editorial Cartoon 5/24/11

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Roger Harvell Editorial Cartoon 5/24/11

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Sky over Tripoli, Libya, is illuminated by explosions during an airstrike, early Tuesday, May 24, 2011.

Published May 24, 2011

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This image taken from NASA television shows astronauts Andrew Feustel, top, and Mike Fincke exiting the hatch on the International Space Station at the start of the second spacewalk early Sunday May 22, 2011.

Published May 24, 2011

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Cindy Dirlam (cq), of Benton, and her daughter Adrian, 20, who is autistic, enjoy a tube ride at Wild River Country in North Little Rock Monday. First Assembly of God in North Little Rock and the water park hosted the first annual Will Saunders Day, an event for families with special needs children. Saunders is a central Arkansas child with Angleman's Syndrom, a neuro-genetic disorder who's dream was to visit the park. Around 300, including Saunders, attended the event.

Published May 24, 2011

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Crews wait Monday for heavy equipment to clear debris blocking access to The Home Depot store in Joplin, Mo.

Published May 24, 2011

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Cars are piled up in front of the Wal-Mart off South Range Line Road Monday, May 23, 2011 after a tornado tore through Joplin, MO Sunday evening.

Published May 24, 2011

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Wanda Jackson "The Party Ain't Over"

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE With a collapsed Home Depot in the background, search and rescue crews head out to look for people missing Monday, May 23, 2011 after a tornado tore through Joplin, MO Sunday evening.

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Search and rescue crews prepare to enter a badly damaged Academy Sports and Outdoors along South Range Line Road Monday, May 23, 2011 after a tornado tore through Joplin, MO Sunday evening.

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Dillon Walker, 17, of Webb City, MO carries out books from the home of his great-grandmother, Ruth Junkins, on South Highview Avenue Monday, May 23, 2011 after a tornado tore through Joplin, MO Sunday evening.

Published May 24, 2011

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FILE - In this June 23, 2009 file photo, Oscar-winning songwriter and director Joseph Brooks is shown in New York. Brooks was found dead Sunday, May 22, 2011, of an apparent suicide in his Manhattan apartment, police said.

Published May 24, 2011

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Patti Kimmerly (cq) shares a moment with her son John Kimmerly, a Parkview High School graduate, before the start of the Academic Signing Day for Little Rock School District's top academic senors at the Governor's Mansion in Little Rock Monday.

Published May 24, 2011

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Megan Barker, a Little Rock Cenetral High School graduate, pauses as Marian Barker, her aunt takes her photo after she participated in the Academic Signing Day for Little Rock School District's top academic senors at the Governor's Mansion in Little Rock Monday.

Published May 24, 2011

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Lukas Vaughn, left, Dylan Erwin and Kami Vaughn perform during the Dierksen Hospice Memorial Service at Canyon Springs Health & Rehabilitation Monday, May 24, 2011. The spring service honored those who have passed away this year. The service attended by family, friends and health care employees of those who have died included music, prayer, a poem reading, personel reflections and a ballon release.

Published May 24, 2011

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Ashley Stephens holds a ferret she rescued from the home of a missing woman Monday while helping a friend collect belongings at a home in Joplin.

Published May 24, 2011

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Looters raid a compound Monday in Abyei, a no man’s land in southern Sudan, in this photo released by the United Nations Mission in Sudan.

Published May 24, 2011

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Pakistani troops drive past wreckage of a gutted aircraft at a Pakistan navy base in Karachi on Monday.

Published May 24, 2011

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Michael Nellums

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Russellville, circa 1905 The office of the Russellville Courier newspaper. Established in 1875, the paper continues to report on people and events in the Pope County set. Note the three women setting type and the candlestick telephones. Send questions or comments to Arkansas Postcard Past, P.O. Box 2221, Little Rock, Ark. 72203.

Published May 24, 2011

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Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty speaks to reporters following a town hall meeting Monday, May 23, 2011, at the State of Iowa Historical Building in Des Moines, Iowa. Pawlenty was making his first campaign appearance since announcing his bid for the Republican nomination in an Internet video late Sunday.

Published May 24, 2011

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Capt. Nathan Keck of the Rogers Fire Department

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In this July 6, 2010 photo, musicians Wanda Jackson, left, and Jack White pose for a portrait in Nashville, Tenn.

Published May 24, 2011

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Josh Ramsey looks through the rubble of what is left of his mother-in-laws home following a tornado Monday, May 23, 2011, in Joplin , Mo. A massive tornado that tore a six-mile path across southwestern Missouri killed at least 89 people as it smashed the city of Joplin, ripping into a hospital, crushing cars like soda cans and leaving behind only splintered tree trunks where entire neighborhoods once stood.

Published May 24, 2011

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A man surveys homes Monday, May 23, 2011 in a neighborhood damaged by a tornado in Joplin, Mo. A large tornado moved through much of the city Sunday, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses and killing at least 89 people.

Published May 24, 2011

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Amanda Henderson holds her daughter, Kaylee, 2, on the front porch of her family’s Moffet Avenue home in Joplin, Mo.,

Published May 24, 2011

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President Barack Obama drinks Guinness beer Monday as he meets with local residents at Ollie Hayes pub in Moneygall, Ireland, the ancestral homeland of his great-great-great grandfather.

Published May 24, 2011

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Hector Antonio Fernandez tied for the top GED score-768 out of 800- in 2010. His situation is rare because English is his second language. The Adult Education Center is where he prepared for the test

Published May 24, 2011

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A laborer of Egypt's antiquities works at the site of the New Kingdom Cemetery containing the famous tomb of Maya, the treasurer of King Tut and the tomb of Horemheb, the general of King Tut who later became king, in south Saqqara, Egypt Monday, May 23, 2011. Egypt's minister of antiquities Zahi Hawass has opened six tombs in the New Kingdom Cemetery in south Saqqara for tourists for first time after being renovated.

Published May 24, 2011

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5/23/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Adele Simmons, left, reads with her daughter Marie, 9, as her son Brian, 7, plays on a computer in the children's section of the Williams Branch of the Central Arkansas Library System at 1800 Chester St. Monday afternoon in Little Rock. The branch reopened earlier this month after an extensive remodeling, including new computer desks, lighting and a redesigned children's area.

Published May 24, 2011

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FILE - In this April 11, 2011 file photo, a man operates a Sony Playstation 3 console at an electronics shop in Mainz, Germany. Sony says it has resumed a limited restoration of its PlayStation Network service in the United States and Europe. The service was shut down almost a month ago after a massive security breach.

Published May 24, 2011

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J. River Caton, Trees, charcoal on paper

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Firefighters pack up their gear outside the St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., Monday, May 23, 2011. A destructive tornado moved through the city on Sunday evening, killing at least 89 people and injuring hundreds more.

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Hector Antonio Fernandez tied for the top GED score-768 out of 800- in 2010. His situation is rare because English is his second language. The Adult Education Center is where he prepared for the test. Hector talks to Ann Henry, the GED chief examiner for Little Rock School District Adult Education.

Published May 24, 2011

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An injured man from a Foxconn factory, on a stretcher, arrives at a hospital in Chengdu in China's Sichuan province on Friday, May 20, 2011. Chinese media reports say two people have died following an explosion at the factory in southwestern China belonging to electronics maker Foxconn Technology Group, the world's biggest contract electronics manufacturer.

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/ROBERT J. SMITH A group of firefighters stand near homes detroyed on the northwest corner of 25th Street and Moffet Avenue. 5/23/11

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - 4/26/11 - Hector Fernandez (left) and his wife Jacquelina Valenzuela talk outside their home in North Little Rock. Fernandez recently got his GED and calls his wife his number one supporter.

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - 4/26/11 - Hector Fernandez (right) and his wife Jacquelina Valenzuela talk in their home in North Little Rock. Fernandez recently got his GED and calls his wife his number one supporter.

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - 4/26/11 - Hector Fernandez (right) and his wife Jacquelina Valenzuela talk their home in North Little Rock. Fernandez calls his wife his number one supporter.

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-23-2011-- Doctor Brad Johnson, an emergency room physician with Mercy Medical Center in Rogers, tells reporters Monday about his experiences providing medical care in Joplin after Sunday's tornado caused massive damage in the Missouri city.

Published May 24, 2011

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Greta Smith performs a ballet leap during a perfromance in a recital for Marissa's Dancers at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Performing ARts Center Sunday.

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-23-2011-- Members of the Springdale Police Department jog eastbound on Sunset Avenue as blankets of rain cover the area Monday morning. The officers were taking part in the Law Enforcement Torch Run to raise money for Special Olympics Arkansas.

Published May 24, 2011

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Carroll Cloar, Mama & Charlie Mae in the Garden (1974) acrylic on panel, 26 x 40 inches

Published May 24, 2011

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5/23/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Patrons walk past by the windows on two levels of the Clinton Presidential Library Monday afternoon in Little Rock. More than 1,300 museums across the country, including the Clinton Library, will be offering free admission to active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day through the Blue Star Museums program.

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Hector Antonio Fernandez tied for the top GED score-768 out of 800- in 2010. His situation is rare because English is his second language. The Adult Education Center is where he prepared for the test

Published May 24, 2011

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Former Sen. Bob Dole, left, and former Health and Human Services Secretary Donna Shalala talk to reporters outside the White House in Washington, Wednesday, March 7, 2007, following their meeting with President Bush. The two will co-chair the President's Commission on Care for America's Returning Wounded Warriors.

Published May 24, 2011

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ADG photo by Benjamin Krain: United States District Judge of the Eastern District of Arkansas Brian S. Miller, Helena,

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Pulaski County Sheriff Dept. Sgt. William Stricklin with the booking sign in books at the Northside Book-in facility in North Little Rock Monday. The book-in station is now closed.

Published May 24, 2011

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Pulaski County Sheriff Dept. Sgt. William Stricklin walks out of an empty holding cell at the Northside Book-in facility in North Little Rock Monday. The book-in station is now closed.

Published May 24, 2011

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Rescue workers in lime-green jackets search for bodies and survivors inside St. John's hospital in Joplin, Mo., Monday, May 23, 2011. The hospital was damaged by a tornado that destroyed nearly 30 percent of the city on Sunday afternoon.

Published May 24, 2011

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U.S. Sen. Blanche Lincoln, D-Ark., speaks to the Political Animals Club in Little Rock, Ark., Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010.

Published May 24, 2011

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handout photo for Style 5/20/99 Wanda Jackson

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Ben S. Bernanke, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, looks through documents during his semiannual monetary policy report to the House Financial Services Committee in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, July 22, 2010. Bernanke said that the central bank is prepared to take further policy actions if the economy "doesn't continue to improve."

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/DAVID GOTTSCHALK Arkansas' Jarrod McKinney looks for the call along with University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee's Jim Lundstrom in the bottom of the ninth inning in Fayetteville Sunday afternoon. McKinney was called out after being caught off base. 3/14/10

Published May 24, 2011

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Todd Raleigh is introduced as the new head baseball coach at the University of Tennessee during a news conference at Neyland Stadium, Thursday, June 21, 2007, in Knoxville, Tenn. Raleigh replaces longtime baseball coach Rod Delmonico.

Published May 24, 2011

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Keaton Ramaker of Bentonville, a member of the Arvest Ballpark grounds crew, pulls a tarp over the pitcher's mound as blankets of rain fall on the diamond Monday, interrupting the Naturals' game against the Arkansas Travelers in the second inning.

Published May 24, 2011

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South Carolina coach Ray Tanner, right, talks with Clemson coach Jack Leggett prior to their baseball game, Wednesday, April 18, 2007, at Sarge Fry Field in Columbia, S.C. ** MAGS OUT, NO SALES **

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University of Arkansas right fielder Jarrod McKinney makes a diving catch for an out during Thursday nights 4-3 win over Florida at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE South Dakota State catcher Zach Briggs heads back to position as Arkansas' Kyle Robinson is greeted by teammate Jarrod McKinney after scoring Wednesday, March 10, 2010 at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 24, 2011

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Chicago Cubs' Darwin Barney, top, tags out Boston Red Sox's Jacoby Ellsbury trying to steal second base in the fifth inning of an interleague baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Sunday, May 22, 2011.

Published May 24, 2011

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Boston Red Sox's Adrian Gonzalez, right, follows through on a double in front of Chicago Cubs' Welington Castillo in the fifth inning of an interleague baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Sunday, May 22, 2011. The Red Sox won 5-1.

Published May 24, 2011

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Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler, right, blocks a shot by Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook (0) in the second half of Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference finals basketball series Monday, May 23, 2011, in Oklahoma City.

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Chicago Bulls' Derrick Rose (1) drives to the basket past Miami Heat's Udonis Haslem (40) during the second half of Game 3 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals basketball series in Miami, Sunday, May 22, 2011.

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Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns the ball to Thiemo de Bakker of The Netherlands during the first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Monday May 23, 2011.

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Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Mike Smith (41) dives out to protect the net with support from defenseman Mike Lundin (39) as Boston Bruins center Chris Kelly (23) controls the puck with center Tyler Seguin (19) in back during the second period of Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Eastern Conference finals in Boston on Monday, May 23, 2011. The Bruins won 3-1.

Published May 24, 2011

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STAFF PHOTO J.T. WAMPLER Kris Reed, team supervisor with the American Red Cross, prepares blood donation bags Monday May 23, 2011 while more than 20 people wait to donate blood at the Red Cross office in Tontitown. The disaster in Joplin prompted a surge in local blood donations.

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5/23/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON A worker uses a fireman's pole tool to lower sections of a car hauling trailer after it struck and became wedged beneath the I-430 southbound bridge, top, at Colonel Glenn Road Monday afternoon. The incident closed Colonel Glenn Road in both directions under I-430 while they removed the mangled cars from the carrier. At least one of the vehicles on the hauler were too high to pass under the bridge. (EDS NOTE: I"M ALMOST CERTAIN THIS MAN WORKS FOR THE CAR HAULING COMPANY. HE'S NOT A FIREFIGHTER OR COP)

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Miami Heat small forward LeBron James (6) drives the ball against Chicago Bulls small forward Luol Deng during the second quarter of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals on Wednesday, May 18, 2011, in Chicago.

Published May 24, 2011

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Boxer Bernard Hopkins is covered by a towel during his weigh-in in Montreal, Friday, May 20, 2011. Hopkins will fight WBC-IBO light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal for his title on Saturday in Montreal.

Published May 24, 2011

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FILE In this July 19, 2010, file photo, Rich Cho, speaks after he is introduced as the Portland Trail Blazers new General Manager in Portland, Ore. The Portland Trail Blazers announced Monday that they have parted ways with Cho. Director of College Scouting Chad Buchanan has been named acting General Manager.

Published May 24, 2011

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FILE - This March 5, 2005, file photo shows Hein Verbruggen, left, president of the International Cycling Union, and cyclist Lance Armstrong, at the launch of the Cycling Pro Tour, in Paris. Verbruggen has denied allegations that the governing body covered up a suspicious drug test result by Armstrong at the 2001 Tour de Suisse.

Published May 24, 2011

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Christine Lagarde, France's finance minister, speaks during a Group of 20 (G20) ministers and governors news conference at the IMF-World Bank spring meeting in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, April 15, 2011. G20 finance chiefs agreed on details of a new surveillance system aimed at highlighting and rectifying flaws in the world economy before they imperil growth.

Published May 24, 2011

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FORT MYERS, FL - FEBRUARY 20: Tim Wakefield #49 of the Boston Red Sox poses during Photo Day on Sunday, February 20, 2011 at City of Palms Park in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo by Robert Rogers/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

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Vancouver Canucks defenseman Sami Salo, of Finland, celebrates his second goal against the San Jose Sharks during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Western Conference finals in San Jose, Calif., Sunday, May 22, 2011.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MICHAEL WOODS University of Arkansas Razorbacks vs the Florida Gators in the third round of the SEC baseball tournament at Regions Park in Hoover Alabama. 5/22/09

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UA vs LSU baseball Arkansas' Jarrod McKinney takes off toward first base after an at-bat against Louisiana State on Friday, April 8, 2011, at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 24, 2011

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FILE In this July 19, 2010, file photo, Rich Cho, speaks after he is introduced as the Portland Trail Blazers new General Manager in Portland, Ore. The Portland Trail Blazers announced Monday that they have parted ways with Cho. Director of College Scouting Chad Buchanan has been named acting General Manager.

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Miami Heat's Chris Bosh (1) goes up for a shot against Chicago Bulls' Joakim Noah during the second half of Game 3 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals basketball series in Miami, Sunday, May 22, 2011. The Heat defeated the Bulls 96-85.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-23-2011-- Rebekah Carpenter of Rogers, a volunteer with the Arvest Ballpark grounds crew, struggles to hold down a portion of the large tarp covering Arvest Ballpark after heavy rains interrupted the Naturals' game against the Arkansas Travelers in the second inning.

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30 ROCK -- Pictured: (l-r) Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy, Tina Fey as Liz Lemon -- NBC Universal Photo: Mary Ellen Matthews

Published May 24, 2011

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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama wave to the crowd as they arrive at College Green in Dublin, Ireland, Monday, May 23, 2011.

Published May 24, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE People search the the damage along South Highview Avenue Monday, May 23, 2011 after a tornado tore through Joplin, MO Sunday evening.

Published May 24, 2011

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Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns the ball to Thiemo de Bakker of The Netherlands during the first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Monday May 23, 2011.

Published May 24, 2011

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A sold sign in a yard of a home on Stepping Stone Court in Sherwood Monday afternoon.

Published May 24, 2011

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Tony Price was announced as the new head mens basketball coach of Central Baptist College on Monday morning.

Published May 23, 2011

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Roger Harvell Editorial Cartoon 5/23/11

Published May 23, 2011

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A Pakistani army commando mans a checkpoint while others check vehicles as they are on alert following an attack by militants on a naval aviation base, in Karachi, Pakistan, Monday, May 23, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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Residents begin digging through the rubble of their home after it was destroyed by a tornado that hit Joplin, Mo. on Sunday evening, May 22, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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An injured man from a Foxconn factory, on a stretcher, arrives at a hospital in Chengdu in China's Sichuan province on Friday, May 20, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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Residents begin digging through the rubble of their home after it was destroyed by a tornado that hit Joplin, Mo. on Sunday evening, May 22, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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Hair-raising contest Logan Carter, 10, of Springdale participates in the best hat-hair contest between innings Sunday while watching the Northwest Arkansas Naturals take on the Arkansas Travelers at Arvest Ballpark in Springdale. Logan won the contest and got a bottle of shampoo for a prize. The Naturals won the game 9-5.

Published May 23, 2011

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Autumn Pacheco, 7, of Fayetteville walks through bubbles from a bubble machine Sunday while making her way down Block Street during the Block Street Block Party in Fayetteville. The event included vendors, food and music.

Published May 23, 2011

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Destroyed vehicles are piled on top of one another in the parking lot of St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., on Sunday.

Published May 23, 2011

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Residents of Joplin, Mo, walk west on 26th Street near Maiden Lane after a tornado hit the southwest Missouri city on Sunday evening. The tornado tore a path a mile wide and four miles long destroying homes and businesses.

Published May 23, 2011

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Nikki Heck organizes US Government land plat books mapping township and range areas in Arkansas from the mid-19th century at the State Land Commissioner's office which is attempting to preserve some of these old and valuable documents.

Published May 23, 2011

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Cameron Mottet makes up a missed snow day in the kitchen of her home in Parkville, Mo. Some schools are experimenting with ways for students to do lessons online during bad weather, potentially allowing classes to go on during even the worst blizzard. So-called "virtual snow days" would ease pressure on school calendars and offer students more time to learn in the winter before taking standardized tests in the spring. But there are obstacles, too, especially for families who can't afford computers or Internet access.

Published May 23, 2011

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Published May 23, 2011

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In this image taken from NASA television astronaut Andrew Feustel, prepares his tools that he will use to lubricate DEXTER platform's robotic arm during the second space walk early Sunday May 22, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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Published May 23, 2011

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5/14/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Student Anthony Brooks practices his stroke during rowing training on Lake Maumelle Saturday morning.

Published May 23, 2011

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5/14/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Student Mark Ausbrooks, center, practices his stroke during rowing training on Lake Maumelle Saturday morning.

Published May 23, 2011

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5/14/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Patrick Kielty gives instructions to students during rowing training on Lake Maumelle Saturday morning.

Published May 23, 2011

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5/14/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Students learn rowing on Lake Maumelle Saturday morning.

Published May 23, 2011

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5/14/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Students learn rowing on Lake Maumelle Saturday morning.

Published May 23, 2011

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President Barack Obama is welcomed by delegates as he arrives to speak at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) convention in Washington, Sunday, May 22, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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Anti-government protesters commemorate the anniversary of Yemen’s reunification on Sunday in Sana, Yemen.

Published May 23, 2011

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Arkansas head coach Dave Van Horn gives home plate umpire Mitch Mele an ear-full in this 2010 photo. Arkansas won the SEC West championship last week after sweeping a doubleheader from Ole Miss.

Published May 23, 2011

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Floodwaters from the Mississippi River are slowly starting to recede in Vicksburg, Miss., Sunday, May 22, 2011 and the slow withdrawal of water may keep residents out of their homes for weeks to come.

Published May 23, 2011

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Destroyed vehicles are piled on top of one another in the parking lot of the Joplin Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., Sunday, May 22, 2011. A large tornado moved through much of the city, damaging the hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses.

Published May 23, 2011

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Published May 23, 2011

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Security force personnel inspect a destroyed car at the scene of a car bomb attack in Baghdad, Iraq, Sunday, May 22, 2011. A rapid-fire series of explosions in Baghdad while Iraqis were going to work on Sunday morning, killed and wounded scores of people, police said.

Published May 23, 2011

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Convention goers are seen at the Philips Color Kinetics booth in view of the iColor Flex MX flexible strands of high-intensity, full-color LEDs for lighting and video at the LightFair trade show Wednesday, May 18, 2011, in Philadelphia. Two leading makers of lighting products are showcasing LED bulbs that are bright enough to replace energy-guzzling 100-watt light bulbs set to disappear from U.S. stores in January.

Published May 23, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN --05/18/11- A page from a 1849 US Government land plat field note book mapping township and range areas in Arkansas. The State Land Commissioner's office is attempting to preserve some of these old and valuable documents.

Published May 23, 2011

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Norm Berner, public affairs coordinator for the Meadowcliff/Brookwood Neighborhood Association, picks up litter from a section of a trail in Little Rock's Hindman Park. The trails are rustic now, but the association has ambitious plans for them. Photo by Michael Storey

Published May 23, 2011

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5/22/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Elena Liachenko, left, brushes her air as her husband Serguei, right, fans them both with his hat while they prepare to go on stage to perform traditional Russian dances Sunday afternoon at the 26th annual Greek Food Festival hosted by Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Little Rock. (LIACHENKO AND SERGUEI ARE BOTH CQ) MAN HAS SAME LAST NAME AS WOMAN

Published May 23, 2011

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5/22/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON North Little Rock firefighters work to cut a vent hole in a metal door as they fight a structure fire Sunday afternoon at Rock City Staging, 4206 Division Street in North Little Rock.

Published May 23, 2011

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Emergency personnel walk through a neighborhood severely damaged by a tornado near the Joplin Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., Sunday, May 22, 2011. A large tornado moved through much of the city, damaging a hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses.

Published May 23, 2011

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Smoke plumes rise Saturday from the Grimsvotn volcano, about 120 miles east of Iceland’s capital, Reykjavik. The volcano began erupting Saturday for the first time since 2004.

Published May 23, 2011

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Conway High School pitcher Connor McClain (17) hoist the trophy over his head as he celebrates with teammates their 7A championship over Bryant Sunday evening in Conway.

Published May 23, 2011

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Parker Chapel High School Trojans Alex Taylor scores the teams fifth run in the first inning Sunday when the ball gets by Junction City Dragon catcher Dylan Disotell in what would be an eleven run inning for the Trojans.

Published May 23, 2011

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Joe Barnett doing the Corkscrew Plank, position 1.

Published May 23, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/20/11 The College Square retirement complex is owned by UCA.

Published May 23, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Autumn Pacheco, 7, of Fayetteville walks through bubbles from a bubble machine while making her way down Block Street during the Block Street Block Party Sunday, May 22, 2011 in Fayetteville. The event included vendors, food, music and more.

Published May 23, 2011

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Cardiologist Dr. Jose Soler demonstrates to hospital CEO Dianne Goldenberg, let, and CNO Cathy Philpoh an app on an iPad to review medical tests of one of his patients at Northwest Medical Center in Margate, Florida, on May 4, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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Published May 23, 2011

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5/21/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Bryant's Landon Pickett is tagged out at home by Conway's Cody Rhoades to end the third inning during their championship game SUNDAY evening in Conway.

Published May 23, 2011

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Charlie Wi, left, of South Korea reacts to missing a his putt as his playing partner David Toms looks on at the 14th hole during the final round at the Colonial golf tournament in Fort Worth, Texas, Sunday, May 22, 2011. Toms held on with a 15-under par to win over Wi's 14-under par.

Published May 23, 2011

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Vancouver Canucks defenseman Sami Salo, of Finland, celebrates his second goal against the San Jose Sharks during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Western Conference finals in San Jose, Calif., Sunday, May 22, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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Naturals' Tim Smith crosses home for a run against the Travelers Sunday, May 22, 2011 at Arvest Ballpark in Springdale.

Published May 23, 2011

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UA vs LSU baseball Arkansas starting pitcher D.J. Baxendale delivers a pitch against Louisiana State on Friday, April 8, 2011, at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 23, 2011

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In this photo made May 15, 2011, Tiffany Goodwin, of Fredericksburg Va., robs her husband Allen, at right with glove, of a foul ball while holding 8-month-old son Jerry, during a minor league baseball game between the Richmond Flying Squirrels and Harrisburg Senators at The Diamond in Richmond Va. The Goodwin's have season tickets for the Squirrels games.

Published May 23, 2011

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FILE - This Aug. 12, 2010, file photo shows Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis pumping up the crowd as he enters the field before an NFL preseason football game against the Carolyn Panthers, in Baltimore. Lewis says the New York Jets have "no excuses" when they play the Ravens on Monday night with the return of cornerback Darrelle Revis after a 36-day holdout.

Published May 23, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MICHAEL WOODS University of Arkansas coach Dave Van Horn talks to reporters following thier batting practice Thursday morning at the Strike Zone batting cages in Omaha, Nebraska. 6/18/09

Published May 23, 2011

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David Toms hits out of the sand on the 17th hole during the final round at the Colonial golf tournament in Fort Worth, Texas, Sunday, May 22, 2011. Toms held on to win with a 15-under-par. Toms closed with a 3-under 67 at Hogan's Alley to get to 15-under par and win the tournament by one stroke over Charlie Wie.

Published May 23, 2011

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From left, Oklahoma City Thunder players Nate Robinson, Kevin Durant, and Kendrick Perkins react on the bench during the first half against the Dallas Mavericks at Game 3 of the NBA Western Conference finals basketball series Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Oklahoma City.

Published May 23, 2011

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5/21/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Parkers Chapel teammates celebrate after wining their their championship game SUNDAY evening in Conway.

Published May 23, 2011

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Danica Patrick checks the radar as rain halted qualifications on the final day of time trials for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 22, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) drives around Chicago Bulls' Ronnie Brewer during the second half of Game 3 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals basketball series in Miami, Sunday, May 22, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/22/11 Junction City players wait as another pitcher warms up after they gave up 11 runs in the first inning of the game Sunday against Parkers Chapel in the 2A State Championship game Sunday at University of Central Arkansas' Bear Field Conway.

Published May 23, 2011

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Vancouver Canucks defenseman Sami Salo, of Finland, celebrates his goal against the San Jose Sharks during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Western Conference finals in San Jose, Calif., Sunday, May 22, 2011. Salo scored two goals in the period.

Published May 23, 2011

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Drivers in the starting field for May 29 Indianapolis 500 auto race are shown after they qualified at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 21, and Sunday, May 22, 2011. Ninth row: Paul Tracy, of Canada; Danica Patrick; Ryan Briscoe, of Australia. Tenth row: Marco Andretti; Charlie Kimball; Graham Rahal. Eleventh row: Alex Lloyd, of England; Pippa Mann, of England; Ana Beatriz, of Brazil.

Published May 23, 2011

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Danica Patrick sits in her car as rain halted qualifications on the final day of time trials for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 22, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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Spain's Ruben Ramirez Hidalgo reacts as he defeats Croatia's Marin Cilic in a first round match of the French Open tennis tournament, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Sunday, May, 22, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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5/21/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Bryant's Landon Pickett is tagged out at home by Conway's Cody Rhoades to end the third inning during their championship game SUNDAY evening in Conway.

Published May 23, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/22/11 The Armorel High School Tigers celebrate after winning the Class 1A State Tournament Sunday at the University of Central Arkansas's Bear Field.

Published May 23, 2011

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Marco Andretti, right, is congratulated after he qualified in the closing minute on the final day of qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 22, 2011. Andretti bumped teammate Ryan Hunter-Reay from the field.

Published May 23, 2011

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama waves as he enters the stage during the keynote address inside Bud Walton Arena on the Fayetteville campus of the University of Arkansas on Wednesday, May 11, 2011.

Published May 23, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/17/11 EXERCISES: Joe Barnett doing the Corkscrew Plank, position 3.

Published May 23, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/17/11 EXERCISES: Joe Barnett doing the Corkscrew Plank, position 2.

Published May 23, 2011

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FILE - Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels talks about the improved state revenue forecast during a news conference at the Statehouse in Indianapolis, in this April 15, 2011 file photo. In a middle-of-the-night message on Sunday May 22, 2011, Daniels said he was taking the advice of his family and would skip a White House bid in 2012.

Published May 23, 2011

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Destroyed vehicles are piled on top of one another in the parking lot of the Joplin Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., Sunday, May 22, 2011. A large tornado moved through much of the city, damaging the hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

Published May 22, 2011

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Debris is scattered about a residence at Broadway and Penn Avenue in Minneapolis, after severe weather brought storms and tornadoes to the area on Sunday, May 22, 2011.

Published May 22, 2011

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In this photo taken on Saturday, May 21, 2011, smoke plumes from the Grimsvotn volcano, which lies under the Vatnajokull glacier, about 120 miles, east of the capital, Rejkjavik.

Published May 22, 2011

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John Deering Editorial Cartoon 5/22/11

Published May 22, 2011

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Cleanup begins at a tornado-damaged home in Reading, Kan., Sunday, May 22, 2011. Powerful storms rolled across parts of Kansas late Saturday, spawning funnel clouds and hail that ripped limbs off of trees and shattered windows.

Published May 22, 2011

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Students from The Art School of Conway and members of the Hendrix College Art Club have joined forces to create this mural in downtown Conway. Reminiscent of Grandma Moses’ folk art, the mural depicts various landmarks throughout the city.

Published May 22, 2011

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Katie Cason spends time with Rain, a rescued shepherd mix from Vilonia, as well as the office dog, Spot, at the Fairfield Bay Animal Shelter. Cason is confident that the three dogs the shelter took in from Vilonia will be adopted into good homes soon.

Published May 22, 2011

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Mill Creek is shown after George Bartmess stripped vegetation from the bank in 2008. His property ends where the trees and vegetation begin.

Published May 22, 2011

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Lana Hallmark, executive director of Center on the Square dinner theater in Searcy, said she still gets stage fright before each performance.

Published May 22, 2011

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Anglers enjoy a day of fly fishing on the Buffalo River. While many people associate fly fishing with trout, species such as bass, bluegills, crappie and even catfish can be enticed with flies as well.

Published May 22, 2011

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Larry Stephenson

Published May 22, 2011

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Published May 22, 2011

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Published May 22, 2011

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Brad Paisley This Is Country Music

Published May 22, 2011

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Iggy Pop "Roadkill Rising"

Published May 22, 2011

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Blind Boys of Alabama "Take the High Road"

Published May 22, 2011

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Comedian Ron White in concert May 25-26 at Fayetteville's Walton Arts Center

Published May 22, 2011

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FILE - In this April 5, 2011, file photo, real estate tycoon and television personality Donald Trump attends the 'Dressed To Kilt' fashion show to benefit the Friends of Scotland Organization at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York. Out with Sarah. In with The Donald. President Barack Obama has launched his re-election bid in a low-key manner, but the Republican Party���s search for a challenger seems stranger by the day.

Published May 22, 2011

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Glen and Iona Deramus

Published May 22, 2011

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melba and ray edwards

Published May 22, 2011

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��Andy & Christine Hatley

Published May 22, 2011

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barbara and birkett Wylie

Published May 22, 2011

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SHARPAY'S FABULOUS ADVENTURE - Ashley Tisdale stars as Sharpay Evans on Disney Channel's original movie "Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure."

Published May 22, 2011

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Kimberly Knox Stange

Published May 22, 2011

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As surreal as the masterworks inside, the new Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida is filled with light, thanks to a series of whimsically shaped glass windows reminiscent of the geodesic domes by Buckminster Fuller, who designed the Dali museum in Spain.

Published May 22, 2011

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Many of the most famous works by surrealist master Salvador Dali, including his whimsical Lobster Telephone, (plastic and painted plaster,1938) can be seen at the new Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Fla. Rick Steves - Dali Museum dali - phone

Published May 22, 2011

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This photo provided by the Philippe Halsman Archive, via the High Museum of Art shows artist Salvador Dali in a 1953 portrait by photographer Philippe Halsman. It is part of the exhibit "Salvador Dali: The Late Work," opening at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta Saturday, Aug. 7, 2010. Focusing on the period from 1940 to 1983, it opens with photos by Halsman of the mustachioed artist in crazy poses showcasing what the museum describes as Dali's "wacky showman" side. MANDATORY CREDIT. NO SALES.

Published May 22, 2011

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Enormous masterworks by Salvador Dali including his "The Disintegration of the Persistence of Memory" are in the new Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Fla. Rick Steves - Dali Museum dali - memory

Published May 22, 2011

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Kristin Wright Hoover

Published May 22, 2011

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jory taylor williams

Published May 22, 2011

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Jessica Hulsizer Petty

Published May 22, 2011

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Jacob and Frances Rector right time right place

Published May 22, 2011

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Groom Dennis Hoover Jr, center, and his parents Dennis Sr. and Melanie Hoover at the wedding reception of Kristen Wright and Dennis Hoover for High Profile

Published May 22, 2011

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Groomsmen from left, Jeremy Wright, brother of the bride, Evan Murphy, best man, Ramon Alvarado, from Houston TX, brother of the bride, Justin Stroman, cousin of the bride, Kyle Crosland, also a best man, Nader Afsordeh at the wedding reception of Kristen Wright and Dennis Hoover for High Profile

Published May 22, 2011

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Guests and friends of the groom, from left, Linda Riser, Nader Afsordeh, Jamileh Kanran and Allen Afsordeh at the wedding reception of Kristen Wright and Dennis Hoover for High Profile

Published May 22, 2011

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Sherrie and Jim Ridgway CQ, from Judsonia, grandparents of the groom at the wedding reception of Kristen Wright and Dennis Hoover for High Profile

Published May 22, 2011

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The Wright family from Hiawatha, KS, Meagan, cousin of the bride, Ron, uncle of the bride, Pamela, aunt of the bride, and Brenton at wedding reception of Kristen Wright and Dennis Hoover for High Profile

Published May 22, 2011

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Bridesmaids, bottom row from left, Megan Stroman, Kristen Nolen, Mia Stroman, Amanda Stroman, top row left, Jennifer Campbell, the maid of honor, Vivian Kanu, and Kathy Alford at the wedding reception of Kristen Wright and Dennis Hoover for High Profile wedding

Published May 22, 2011

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Randy Wright, father of the bride, bride Kristen Wright, Tamara Stroman, mother of the bride, and Jeremy Wright, brother of the bride at the wedding reception of Kristen Wright and Dennis Hoover for High Profile

Published May 22, 2011

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Bride Kristen Wright and groom Dennis Hoover for High Profile wedding

Published May 22, 2011

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Grandmothers of the bride Gerri Wright, left, of Little Rock, and Wilda Stroman, of Maumelle, at the wedding reception of Kristen Wright and Dennis Hoover for High Profile

Published May 22, 2011

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Jessup Grinko, left, 6 from Little Rock, Allie Harris, 10 from Arkadelphia, cousin of the groom, Hayden Harris, 7 from Arkadelphia, cousin of the groom, and Ben Satterfield, 8 from North Little Rock, cousin of the bride, at the wedding reception of Kristen Wright and Dennis Hoover for High Profile

Published May 22, 2011

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Judy Tennenbaum and her daughter Cori McGrath

Published May 22, 2011

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Jauan and Jodi Massie with Barb Hannahs

Published May 22, 2011

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Tosha Carlock, Sandra Hagger and Faith Abubey

Published May 22, 2011

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Katie Dugan, Paige Mobbs, Aimee Taylor, Mary Ruth Simpson, Glynn Dugan, Stacie Ferguson, Ellen Dugan, Phoebe Ferguson and Kelly Dugan

Published May 22, 2011

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Lynley Annett and Kimberly Cain

Published May 22, 2011

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Christi Taylor Priest

Published May 22, 2011

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Melissa Alley Farhat

Published May 22, 2011

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Sloan Horton Lipke

Published May 22, 2011

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Liz and Jerry Henderson

Published May 22, 2011

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Maureen Harness, Margo Rowe, Crystal Deas and Christy Holland

Published May 22, 2011

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Amber House Ritchie

Published May 22, 2011

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Augusta, McCrory and Newport high school students taking part in Shakepeare Project. Logan Akers, Brittany Copp

Published May 22, 2011

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Pianist Utako Tanigawa inside her Bentonville home.

Published May 22, 2011

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Norwood Creech is pictured in her home outside Lepanto with a portrait of herself and her mother painted by her grandmother.

Published May 22, 2011

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The Third Reich

Published May 22, 2011

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pianist Utako Tanigawa; shot on Friday, May 6, 2011, inside her Bentonville home for Style

Published May 22, 2011

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Viewers with binoculars can pick out details such as the Three Magi, "embroidered" into the hem of Empress Theodora's robe. steves - ravenna�������

Published May 22, 2011

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Published May 22, 2011

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sophomores and juniors from high schools in Augusta, McCrory and Newport working on the Team Shakespeare project, culminating in a May 28 performance during Augusta Days. Photo 2: Logan Akers, Chloe Hurford, Rae Ann Cain, Leo Hinojosa, Jaylon Watson

Published May 22, 2011

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The restoration of the 1924 Vinoy Hotel overlooking the harbor has sparked a remarkable renaissance along the now-lively waterfront of St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo: Dan Ham Photography) Rick Steves - Dali Museum dali - vinoy

Published May 22, 2011

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Salvador Dali, April 14, 1943, Rick Steves - Dali Museum dali - photo

Published May 22, 2011

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Whitney Tidwell Isom

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/16/11 TOP SIX: 5315 Southwood Road.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/16/11 TOP SIX: 13616 Foxfield Lane.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/16/11 TOP SIX: 29 Longwell loop.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/16/11 TOP SIX: 2020 Wellington Woods Drive.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/16/11 TOP SIX: 10 Auriel Drive.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/16/11 TOP SIX: 18 Tournay Circle.

Published May 22, 2011

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Sara Porterfield Zuber

Published May 22, 2011

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Sarah Slocum Collins

Published May 22, 2011

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Rebecca Felton Willis

Published May 22, 2011

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John and Sue McClellan

Published May 22, 2011

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Stacy Johnson Hamilton

Published May 22, 2011

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Stephanie Bown Mclaughlin

Published May 22, 2011

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Lindsay Stoker Zweifel

Published May 22, 2011

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Harmony Kerr Cole

Published May 22, 2011

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Mary Heller, chairman of the Lighthouse for the Blind golf tournament fundraiser goes clubbing at Little Rock's Rebsamen Golf Course recently.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN 4-15-11 HP cover of chef TODD GOLD. EMBARGOED: FOR HIGH PROFILE USE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE; THIS PICTURE MAY NOT HAVE RUN YET. IF YOU AREN'T SURE ABOUT USE, PLEASE CHECK THE NEWSPAPER ARCHIVE OR TALK TO RACHEL CHANEY OR JOHN SYKES.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Mary Heller, chairman of the Lighthouse for the Blind golf tournament fundraiser catches on at Rebsamen Golf Course recently.

Published May 22, 2011

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��Andy & Christine Hatley

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN 4-15-11 HP cover of chef TODD GOLD. EMBARGOED: FOR HIGH PROFILE USE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE; THIS PICTURE MAY NOT HAVE RUN YET. IF YOU AREN'T SURE ABOUT USE, PLEASE CHECK THE NEWSPAPER ARCHIVE OR TALK TO RACHEL CHANEY OR JOHN SYKES.

Published May 22, 2011

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Sydney Weed Smith

Published May 22, 2011

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Elisabeth Norton Taylor

Published May 22, 2011

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Capt. Jeff Milburn gives a feather boa to Michele Easter

Published May 22, 2011

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Vickie Wingfield, first lady Ginger Beebe and Margaret Clark

Published May 22, 2011

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Debbie Rogers, Missy Morse, Jimmie Lou Fisher, Martha Shoffner and Barbara Moody

Published May 22, 2011

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Sharon Vogelpohl, Shannon King and Christy Carpenter

Published May 22, 2011

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Theresa Linicome Harrell

Published May 22, 2011

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A man gives directions as a truck carrying food rolls off a boat rented by International Organization for Migration (IOM) carrying food, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO) workers and journalists at port in Misrata, Libya.

Published May 22, 2011

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Microsoft Corp. chairman Bill Gates speaks at a breakfast hosted by Climate Solutions in Seattle. Gates spoke about climate change and other energy issues, but did not talk about Microsoft's purchase of Skype.

Published May 22, 2011

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Syrian anti-government protesters shout slogans as they demonstrate following Friday prayers in the central city of Homs, Syria. Syrian security forces fired live bullets and tear gas Friday at tens of thousands of people shouting for freedom and democracy, wounding about 10 people on a day that could be a major test of whether President Bashar Assad's promises of sweeping reform will quell the monthlong uprising. Security forces opened fire in Homs, wounding at least seven people according to eyewitnesses.

Published May 22, 2011

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Miranda Dailey

Published May 22, 2011

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An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish boy runs next to bonfires during Lag Ba'Omer celebrations to commemorate the end of a plague said to have decimated Jews in Roman times, in Bnei Brak, Israel, Saturday, May 21, 2011.

Published May 22, 2011

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Minnie Jean Brown, one of the Africian American teenagers known as the Little Rock Nine, speaking Saturday at the William H. Bowen School of Law graduation ceremony at the Statehouse Convention Center, Little Rock.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/18/11 Lance Walters, fifth grade teacher at Lynch Drive Elementary, North Little Rock, working with students in his his classroom.

Published May 22, 2011

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A rescuer uses a construction machine to search for the bodies believed to be buried by a landslide in Hulu Langat in central Selangor state, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Saturday, May 21, 2011. Police say about 30 children were buried by the landslide that hit an orphanage Saturday. (AP Photo) MALAYSIA OUT

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Diya LeDuc Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at Circle of Life Hospice in Springdale. For Profiles, secondary.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Diya LeDuc Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at Circle of Life Hospice in Springdale. For Profiles, secondary.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Diya LeDuc Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at Circle of Life Hospice in Springdale. For Profiles, primary.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Diya LeDuc Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at Circle of Life Hospice in Springdale. For Profiles, primary.

Published May 22, 2011

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In this May 16, 2011 photo, actor, comedian and physician Ken Jeong, MD, poses for a portrait in Beverly Hills, Calif. Jeong stars in the upcoming "The Hangover Part II."

Published May 22, 2011

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John Carter

Published May 22, 2011

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From left, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao, South Korean President Lee Myung-bak and Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan, smile at musicians after their performance at the end of a dinner at the State Guesthouse in Tokyo Saturday, May 21, 2011. The leaders of Japan, China and South Korea gathered Saturday to demonstrate their shared desire for Japan's earthquake and tsunami recovery and to smooth out differences over Japan's handling of its nuclear crisis.

Published May 22, 2011

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Jamie Brainard

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-03-2011-- Libby Schaller is the chair of this years Barn Dance, an annual fundraiser for the Horses for Healing ranch, a nonprofit organization that assists people with special needs.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-03-2011-- Libby Schaller is the chair of this years Barn Dance, an annual fundraiser for the Horses for Healing ranch, a nonprofit organization that assists people with special needs.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-03-2011-- Libby Schaller is the chair of this years Barn Dance, an annual fundraiser for the Horses for Healing ranch, a nonprofit organization that assists people with special needs.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-03-2011-- Libby Schaller is the chair of this years Barn Dance, an annual fundraiser for the Horses for Healing ranch, a nonprofit organization that assists people with special needs.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-03-2011-- Libby Schaller is the chair of this years Barn Dance, an annual fundraiser for the Horses for Healing ranch, a nonprofit organization that assists people with special needs.

Published May 22, 2011

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FOR INSIDE USE ONLY IN PROFILES FOR INSIDE USE ONLY Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-03-2011-- Libby Schaller is the chair of this years Barn Dance, an annual fundraiser for the Horses for Healing ranch, a nonprofit organization that assists people with special needs.

Published May 22, 2011

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Herman Cain announces his run for Republican candidate for president at a rally Saturday. Cain has run a pizza chain, hosted a talk radio show and sparred with Bill Clinton over health care. He's never held elected office. Now the tea party favorite wants to be president.

Published May 22, 2011

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A CRH high speed train runs on the Beijing-Shanghai High-Speed Railway in Shanghai, China. Chinese environmental regulators have blocked construction of a planned bullet train line in a new sign Beijing might be scaling back ambitious plans for its showcase high-speed rail system.

Published May 22, 2011

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Retreating Arctic ice has made Greenland's western coast accessible for oil exploration and drilling, which has created competition among rival nations.

Published May 22, 2011

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Jennifer Owens with her parents, Cheryl and James

Published May 22, 2011

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Mark Hamby and Sharon Simmons

Published May 22, 2011

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Melissa and Mike Schneider with Carrie Headley and Dawn Davis

Published May 22, 2011

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Julie and Rick Calhoun with Libby Smith

Published May 22, 2011

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Robert Walden and Christy Carpenter with Cindy and Chip Murphy

Published May 22, 2011

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Bill and Wayne Ratcliff

Published May 22, 2011

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Donna Huckabee and Barbara Greene

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-19-2011-- Dairy cows graze in open fields Thursday at the Valley Views Farm near Maysville. Tim Crawley, who runs the farm with his 86-year-old father and other family members, said he has recently begun putting his 300 cows out to graze in order to bolster their typical daily grain regimen.

Published May 22, 2011

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FILE - In this Tuesday, May 10, 2011 file photo, Anthony Sowell, charged with killing 11 women, appears in court in Cleveland. Another woman is joining several who say they were attacked by Sowell, suspected in the deaths of 11 women whose remains were found near his Cleveland home, Saturday, May 21, 2011.

Published May 22, 2011

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Courtney Swan Camferdam

Published May 22, 2011

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Hal Burkey, manager, maintenance and repair of the Long Beach Container Terminal Inc, watches an operator load containers aboard the Orient Overseas Container Line Tianjin of Hong Kong with giant 200-foot ship-to-shore crane that loads and unloads container ships at the Long Beach Container Terminal at the Port of Long Beach, California.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Diya LeDuc Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at Circle of Life Hospice in Springdale. For Profiles, secondary.

Published May 22, 2011

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Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) of Germany drives against Oklahoma City Thunder's Nick Collison, left, during Game 3 of the NBA Western Conference finals basketball series.

Published May 22, 2011

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Afghan soldiers arrive Saturday at the main military hospital in Kabul after a suicide bomber attacked a medical tent on the hospital grounds.

Published May 22, 2011

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A group of Freedom Riders from Tennessee stands at the door of a Greyhound bus in Birmingham,Ala., waiting for a bus to leave for Montgomery on May 19, 1961. The Tennessee Board of Regents has changed its decision to deny honorary degrees to 14 students, at what is now called Tennessee State University, who were expelled for participating in Freedom Rides of the 1960s civil rights movement. The board voted unanimously on Friday, April 25, 2008, to change its March vote, which brought criticism from civil rights activists.

Published May 22, 2011

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Pakistani tribesmen offering funeral prayer of the victims of NATO oil tanker explosion in Landi Kotal near Afghan border in Pakistan on Saturday, May 21, 2011. A tanker carrying oil for NATO forces in Afghanistan exploded Saturday in northwestern Pakistan as people tried to siphon off some of its fuel, and 15 were killed, an official said.

Published May 22, 2011

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The tugboat 'Jock' pushes a load of barges containing light cycle oil with the assistance of the 'Bettye M. Jenkins' tugboat, foreground, in the swollen Mississippi River underneath the bridge connecting Natchez, Miss., to Vidalia, La., Saturday, May 21, 2011.

Published May 22, 2011

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Palestinians run from tear gas fired by Israeli soldiers, during a demonstration against Jewish settlements in the northern West Bank village of Iraq Burin, near Nablus, Saturday, May 21, 2011.

Published May 22, 2011

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Published May 22, 2011

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Alex Tagliani, of Canada, waves after winning the pole on the final qualification attempt on the opening day of time trials for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Saturday, May 21, 2011.

Published May 22, 2011

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Roger Federer, of Switzerland, talks to reporters during a news conference at the Sony Ericsson Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla., Wednesday, March 23, 2011.

Published May 22, 2011

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Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) drives against Dallas Mavericks' Peja Stojakovic of Serbia in the first half of Game 3 of the NBA Western Conference finals basketball series Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Oklahoma City.

Published May 22, 2011

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7/9/09 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Conway Athletic Director Buzz Bolding

Published May 22, 2011

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Shackleford (5), with Jesus Castanon aboard, works down the stretch in front of Astrology, with Mike Smith aboard, in front of the rest of the pack during 136th Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico Race Course, Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Baltimore. Shackleford won the race.

Published May 22, 2011

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Shackleford, right, with Jesus Castanon aboard, crosses the finish line to win the 136th Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico Race Course, Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Baltimore. Animal Kingdom, with John Velazquez aboard, took second place.

Published May 22, 2011

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UA vs Ole Miss baseball (game 2) Arkansas' Kyle Robinson looks to the umpire for the call after safely stealing second base after Ole Miss second baseman Blake Newalu dropped the ball in the fourth inning during the second game on Saturday, May 21, 2011, at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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UA vs Ole Miss baseball (game 2) Arkansas' Collin Kuhn is congratulated by teammate Bo Bigham after hitting a two-run home run which scored the pair in the third inning against Ole Miss during the second game on Saturday, May 21, 2011, at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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UA vs Ole Miss baseball (game 1) Arkansas starting pitcher Randall Fant delivers a pitch against Ole Miss during the first inning during the first game on Saturday, May 21, 2011, at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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UA vs Ole Miss baseball (game 1) Arkansas starting pitcher Randall Fant delivers a pitch against Ole Miss during the first inning during the first game on Saturday, May 21, 2011, at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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Diamon Doll Lauren Waldrip of Moro hands out Habitotes bags to fans at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville on Saturday, May 21, 2011, before the first of two baseball games between Arkansas and Ole Miss.

Published May 22, 2011

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5/21/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Jessieville Lions' Matt Reynolds, right, signs a shirt on the back of Zackary Tisdale, 11, left, after Reynolds' team won the 3A State baseball tournament Saturday morning in Conway.

Published May 22, 2011

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Charlotte Motor Speedway president and general manager Marcus Smith smiles as driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., top, watches him plays a video game that is displayed on a giant Panasonic HDTV at Charlotte Motor Speedway Tuesday afternoon, May 10, 2011 in Concord, N.C. The massive screen, located along the backstretch between Turns 2 and 3 across from the start/finish line, will make its public debut under the lights during the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race on May 21 at the speedway.

Published May 22, 2011

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Preakness winner Shackleford, right, with Jesus Castanon aboard, react after winning the 136th Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico Race Course. Animal Kingdom, front left, with John Valazquez aboard, took second place.

Published May 22, 2011

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Published May 22, 2011

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In this undated publicity image released by WWE, professional wrestler Randy "Macho Man" Savage is shown. Savage, whose legal name is Randy Mario Poffo, died in a car crash in Florida on Friday, May 20, 2011, according to a Florida Highway Patrol crash report. ** NO SALES **

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/21/11 Blooming bubblegum petunias in the foreground Shalene Hammons (left) with Access Schools, Little Rock, with customer Kansie Howard at the school's plant sale Saturday.

Published May 22, 2011

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5/21/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Shiloh Christian's KYLE Offenbacker, top, turns a double play above Prairie Grove's Jon Halbert at second to end to end the 3rdd inning of their class 4A championship game Saturday evening in Conway.

Published May 22, 2011

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5/21/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Shiloh Christian's KYLE Offenbacker, top, turns a double play above Prairie Grove's Jon Halbert at second to end to end the 3rdd inning of their class 4A championship game Saturday evening in Conway.

Published May 22, 2011

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Published May 22, 2011

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Graham Motion, Animal Kingdom's trainer, speaks to the media after Shackleford, with rider Jesus Castanon, won the 136th Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico Race Course, Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Baltimore.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 4/7/11 Clarksville sophomore Dederick Lee, is the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Sophomore of the Year for 2011

Published May 22, 2011

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UA vs Ole Miss baseball (game 1) Arkansas' Collin Kuhn is congratulated by teammates as he returns to the dugout after hitting a solo home run in the sixth inning against Ole Miss during the first game on Saturday, May 21, 2011, at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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Staff Photo ANTHONY REYES Farmington against Ashdown in the 4A state championship Saturday May 21, 2011 at Bogle Park in Fayetteville. Farmington had to get one out against Ashdown to win in a game continued from the previous evening. Farmington pitcher Madison Barnes threw five pitches before Ashdown hit to Kendra Center at first base to record the final out in the Lady Cardinals 7-5 win. Visit http://photos.nwaonline.com/ to see more photos.

Published May 22, 2011

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Conway's Kayleigh Little competes for a header against Bentonville's Margaret Power during the class 7A state soccer tournament Saturday, May 21, 2011 at Razorback Field in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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The Siloam Springs Panthers players and coaches celebrate their win against Hot Springs Lakeside in the 5A state championship Saturday May 21, 2011 at Razorback Field in Fayetteville. The Panthers won 1-0 in overtime on a kick by Siloam Springs senior Brian Frias.

Published May 22, 2011

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Harrison's Chandler Rae (left) and Little Rock Christians Olivia Gregory go after the ball during the 5A girls state championship game in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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Charlie Wi, of South Korea, watches his tee shot on the 17th hole during the third round of play at the Colonial golf tournament in Fort Worth, Texas, Saturday, May 21, 2011.

Published May 22, 2011

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Bryant pitcher Peyton Jenkins fires a pitch during their game against North Little Rock in the 7A softball championship game at Bogle Park in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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Edie (cq) Leonard talks about the level of mud that filled a refrigerator outside her Harrison house on Wednesday, May 18, 2011, with her two-year-old Siberian huskey.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Jacqueline Sue Cronkhite is hooded by Professor Ned Snow while receiving her Juris Doctorate during the University of Arkansas School of Law graduation Saturday, May 21, 2011 at the Town Center in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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Erin Pham (right), 19, of Fayetteville makes a "paw print" for Brassie, a five-year-old golden retriever owned by Penny Pabst (left) of Fayetteville, during the 19th annual Humane Society of the Ozarks Dogwood Walk at Gulley Park in Fayetteville on Saturday, May 21, 2011. Visitors and their dogs enjoyed various vendors, food and a walk through the park.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Conway's Kyndal Leffert and Bentonville's Holyn Marshall dive for a ball during the class 7A state soccer tournament Saturday, May 21, 2011 at Razorback Field in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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North Little Rocks R. Erin E. Columbus tries to make the throw to first base at Bryant's Jenna Bruick makes it to first safle in the 6th inning of the 7A softball championship game at Bogle Park in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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Searcy baserunners Jeri D Parish (left) and Mecayla M Ramer celebrate after scoreing two runs in the 4th inning of Saturday nights 6A championship game at Bogle Park in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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5/21/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Jessieville Lions' pitcher Mark Reyes pitches during his teams victory over Elkins during the 3A State baseball tournament Saturday morning in Conway.

Published May 22, 2011

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Shiloh Christian's David Petrino, right, catches Prairie Grove's Nic Cook, left, leaning off second to end the 2nd inning of their class 4A championship game Saturday evening in Conway.

Published May 22, 2011

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051611-A-9869G-006 �� Cover me. Soldiers the Alabama National Guard��s 1st Battalion, 167th Infantry provide security as the rest of their squad rescue a casualty during the Mass Casualty training lane at the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif., May 16,2011. Along with the 167th, Alabama��s 1103th Combat Service Support Battalion also participated in the training with the Arkansas National Guard��s 39th Infantry Brigade Combat Team during the NTC rotation. In total, the Alabama National Guard had approximately 800 Soldiers participate in the training. (Photo by Spc. Prentis Grayson, 39th Infantry Brigade Combat Team public affairs)

Published May 22, 2011

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Jessieville's Greg Noles, right, collides with Elkins' first baseman Avery Harriman in the fifth inning of their game against the Jessieville Lions during the 3A State baseball tournament Saturday morning in Conway.

Published May 22, 2011

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Jacksonville High School's baseball team celebrates after their come from behind victory over Searcy in the class 6A championship Saturday evening in Conway.

Published May 22, 2011

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UA vs Ole Miss baseball (game 2) Arkansas' Collin Kuhn is congratulated by teammates after hitting a two-run home in the third inning against Ole Miss during the second game on Saturday, May 21, 2011, at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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Cadets gather before a graduation and commissioning ceremony at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y.

Published May 22, 2011

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Pope Benedict XVI talks Saturday with astronauts on the International Space Station during the first-ever papal call to space.

Published May 22, 2011

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Joint Chiefs Chairman Adm. Mike Mullen speaks during a graduation and commissioning ceremony at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., on Saturday, May 21, 2011.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/21/11 Ginna Wallace, a Spanish and International Studies student, gives the thumbs up Saturday after she received her diploma in the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Spring Commencement at the Jack Stephens Center on campus.

Published May 22, 2011

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Photo submitted by Jim Wells Mary Jon Wells of Hamburg bagged this big gobbler in Kansas recently. The bird weighed 24 pounds, and had a 9-inch beard and 1-inch spurs.

Published May 22, 2011

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Photo submitted by Hank Ketcher Luke Ketcher, 5, caught his first bass recently with a Zoom Brush Hawg at Lake Ouachita.

Published May 22, 2011

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Chris Fuller caught this giant blue catfish in December while fishing at Wheeler Lake in Alabama.

Published May 22, 2011

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Tim Crawley and his daughter Brittany, 12, survey some of the approximately 300 dairy cows inside a feeding barn Thursday Valley View Farms near Maysville. Crawley said he has recently begun putting his out to graze in order to bolster their typical daily grain regimen.

Published May 22, 2011

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Photo submitted by Brent Jones Jeffrey Jones, 7, of Perryville scored big in Perry County this spring when he shot his first longbeard while hunting with his dad, Brent Jones. The bird had a 10.5-inch beard and weighed 21 pounds.

Published May 22, 2011

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Photo submitted by Mike Stanley Haston Bullard of Batesville killed this 24.5-pound wild turkey this season. It had a 10-inch beard and 1 one-quarter inch spurs. He killed a second turkey that weighed 19 pounds and sported a 9 and seven-eighths inch beard.

Published May 22, 2011

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Submitted photo Lawson Green, 11, of Maumelle caught this 5.25-pound largemouth bass May 7 on Lake Conway. He used a one-quarter ounce chartreuse/orange spinnerbait with a gold Colorado blade. Previously, Green's biggest bass weighed 4 pounds.

Published May 22, 2011

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Workers man the front desk during the final check-out at the Sahara hotel and casino's last day of operation Monday, May 16, 2011, in Las Vegas.

Published May 22, 2011

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Russ McDonough

Published May 22, 2011

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This artist's conception provided by NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory-Caltech shows a newly discovered type of planet that wanders freely or follows very loose orbits. Astronomers have the mysterious denizens of the Milky Way are apparently as common as the stars. One expert called the discovery a huge surprise.

Published May 22, 2011

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A home is protected by a levee as it sits among flooded fields near Yazoo City, Miss. This homeowner has added plastic sheeting to his levee over the last few days in an effort to keep the flooding Yazoo River out. The water is getting deeper in the backwater areas even though the levels of the Mississippi River are falling.

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/21/11 Blooming bubblegum petunias in the foreground Shalene Hammons (left) with Access Schools, Little Rock, with customer Kansie Howard at the school's plant sale Saturday.

Published May 22, 2011

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FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2009 file photo, Fred Armisen, left, and Elisabeth Moss arrive at the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Court records show a judge finalized Moss' divorce from the "Saturday Night Live" comedian on May 13. The actress filed for divorce last year after eight months of marriage.

Published May 22, 2011

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Hesco baskets surround Comfort Suites Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Vidalia, La..

Published May 22, 2011

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5/17/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Little Rock School District Superintendent Dr. Morris Holmes speaks during a press conference at school headquarters Tuesday afternoon in Little Rock.

Published May 22, 2011

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Event chairman Rachel Kremer cq with Wally Hall

Published May 22, 2011

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Courtenay Jackson and Marva Caldwell

Published May 22, 2011

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Virgil and Shirley Williamson

Published May 22, 2011

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Honoree David Bazzel (center), with Shantell Kelly and Dr. Garry cq Glasco

Published May 22, 2011

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Sharon Heflin (center) with her daughter-in-law and son, Billie and Marc Heflin

Published May 22, 2011

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James Bradley, author of Flags of Our Fathers, the commencement speaker Saturday at the Episcopal Collegiate School graduation in Little Rock, points out his father and others who were the group of Marines that were photographed raising the flag on Iwo Jima.

Published May 22, 2011

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Tedd cq and Jill Maxfield with Anna Kaye and Billy Roehrenbeck

Published May 22, 2011

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Kenan Keyes, Gloria Redman and Cindy Murphy

Published May 22, 2011

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Dot Brown and Theresa Gulley

Published May 22, 2011

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Lawrence Hamilton (center) with Paula Jennings, vice president of publicity, and Diana Smithsoon, Fine Arts Club president

Published May 22, 2011

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Peggy Jones, Julie Cheek, Jane Sawyer and Mary Hickman

Published May 22, 2011

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Dawne Vandiver wiith her daughter, Katie

Published May 22, 2011

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Jeremy Ward for Richard Davenport's recruiting column

Published May 22, 2011

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University of Arkansas coach Bobby Petrino heads off the field following the Razorbacks loss to Ohio State in the Allstate Sugarbowl Tuesday evening at the Superdome in New Orleans.

Published May 22, 2011

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submitted photo of University of Arkansas seth oxner

Published May 22, 2011

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10/1/10 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Pulaski Academy's Fredi Knighten (17) during their Nashville at Pulaski Academy high school football game.

Published May 22, 2011

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Rohan Gaines for Richard Davenport's recruiting column

Published May 22, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 6/18/10 Warren QB Jalen Cobb at the 7 on 7 Shootout of the South held Friday in Little Rock.

Published May 22, 2011

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University of Arkansas football coach Bobby Petrino talks to the media during a press conference Friday afternoon at the University of Arkansas.

Published May 22, 2011

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4A HS softball state championship - Farmington vs Ashdown Farmington senior starting pitcher Madison Barnes delivers a pitch against Ashdown during the 4A state championship at Bogle Park in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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Searcy players celebrate their 7-5 victory over the Benton Lady Panthers during the 6A softball championship game at Bogle Park in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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Bryant's McKenzie Rice tries to put the tag on North Little Rock baserunner Tiffany M. Roby as she makes it safly to second base in the first inning of the 7A softball championship game at Bogle Park in Fayetteville.

Published May 22, 2011

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Staff Photo ANTHONY REYES The Farmington Lady Cardinals celebrate their win against Ashdown in the 4A state championship Saturday May 21, 2011 at Bogle Park in Fayetteville. Farmington had to get one out against Ashdown to win in a game continued from the previous evening. Farmington pitcher Madison Barnes threw five pitches before Ashdown hit to Kendra Center at first base to record the final out in the Lady Cardinals 7-5 win. Visit http://photos.nwaonline.com/ to see more photos.

Published May 22, 2011

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Shackleford, right, with Jesus Castanon aboard, crosses the finish line to win the 36th Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico Race Course, Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Baltimore. Animal Kingdom, with John Velazquez aboard, took second place.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JASON IVESTER - 05/21/11 - Arkansas' Collin Kuhn is congratulated by teammate Bo Bigham after hitting a two-run home run which scored the pair in the third inning against Ole Miss during the second game on Saturday, May 21, 2011, at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Senate Districts

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas House Districts

Published May 21, 2011

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Roger Harvell Editorial Cartoon 5/21/11

Published May 21, 2011

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Afghan National Army soldiers arrive at the Kabul's main military hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, May 21, 2011. The Afghan Defense Ministry says a suicide bomber blew himself up inside a tent filled with medical students eating lunch at a military hospital in Kabul Saturday, killing at least six people and wounding 23.

Published May 21, 2011

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Caroline Dennewith, co-owner of Dorky's Arcade in Tacoma, Wash., poses for a photo, Friday, May 20, 2011 with a poster advertising her business' "Rapture Party," which will be held Saturday, May 21, 2011, the day on which a loosely organized Christian movement believes Jesus will return to Earth to gather the faithful. Dennewith says she has received international media attention and some isolated local criticism for what started out as a low-key party in response to predictions of the rapture.

Published May 21, 2011

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This image provided by NASA television shows the crews of the space shuttle Endeavour, in black shirts, and the International Space Station's Expedition 27 speaking Pope Benedict XVI at the Vatican Saturday May 21, 2011. It is the first papal call to space. Two Italians are on board: one is a member of the shuttle Endeavour crew, while the other is close to ending a five-month stay aboard the International Space Station.

Published May 21, 2011

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Alderman Robert Leake maneuvers through Mississippi River floodwaters Friday in St. Francisville, La., where residents face a mandatory evacuation order.

Published May 21, 2011

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President Barack Obama greets the crowd Friday after speaking to CIA employees at the agency’s headquarters in Langley, Va.

Published May 21, 2011

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FILE - In this April 4, 2011 file photo, actor and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, poses after receiving the insignia of Chevalier in the Order of the Legion of Honor during the MIPTV (International Television Programme Market) in Cannes, southern France. Schwarzenegger delayed his Hollywood comeback Thursday, May 19, 2011 as he braced for what could be a costly divorce prompted by revelations that he had an affair and child with a housekeeper who worked for his family for 20 years.

Published May 21, 2011

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A woman tries to stay dry as she walks down Dickson Street in Fayetteville as storms move through the area Friday afternoon.

Published May 21, 2011

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Published May 21, 2011

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**FILE**Comic Jeff Foxworthy does his routine during his performance at a fair on Aug. 17, 2001, in Escanaba, Mich. Foxworthy has offered a $2,000 reward for information leading to the conviction of a person who trespassed on his rural west-central Georgia property and pointed a gun at his caretaker. The comedian says poaching has been a problem on his 2,000-acre property in Harris County near the Alabama state line,

Published May 21, 2011

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FILE - In this April 12, 2011 file photo, actress Lindsay Lohan poses during a news conference for the film "Gotti: Three Generations", based on the life of John Gotti, in New York. On Friday, May 20, 2011, Lohan obtained a restraining order against a 38-year-old man who she claims is obsessed with her and has come to her under the delusional belief they are engaged.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/20/10 North Little Rock Police officers Paul Hampton (left) and Craig Umholtz salute during the singing of the National Anthem while standing in front of a memorial to the departments fallen officers Friday morning during the North Little Rock Police Department Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony.

Published May 21, 2011

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A Libyan official inspects damaged ships Friday after NATO airstrikes at the seaport in Tripoli.

Published May 21, 2011

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An American flag reflects off the Mississippi River floodwaters in south Vicksburg, Miss., Friday, May 20, 2011. The Mississippi River stood at 56.9 feet Friday, down two-tenths of a foot on the first two-day drop since April 15-16 but still more than 13 feet above flood stage.

Published May 21, 2011

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Officials are warning flooded residents to avoid contact with the Mississippi River floodwaters because of the large amount of contaminants that it will contain as seen in this photograph taken in Vicksburg, Miss., Friday, May 20, 2011. Cleanup will be a long tedious process made even harder because of the variety of farm products and commercial products used in the area.

Published May 21, 2011

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Handout Photo for Style 5/20/00 While a crib is a basic baby room necessity, the canopy is gravy.

Published May 21, 2011

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**FOR USE WITH AP LIFESTYLES** FILE- In this March 20, 2008 file photo, a high efficiency compact fluorescent light (CFL) bulb glows in the home of Darrell Brubaker in Elizabethtown, Pa. Get rid of standard incandescent bulbs and replace them with compact fluorescent light bulbs, said Lauri Ward, president of Use What You Have Interiors. Energy Star qualified CFLs use about 75 percent less energy than standard incandescent bulbs and last up to 10 times longer, according to Energy Star.

Published May 21, 2011

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Manuel David, 5, of Bentonville follows along as his nanny, Janet Steencken (cq) of Bella Vista, reads to him inside the Bentonville Public Library on Friday, May 20, 2011. The pair come to the library every couple weeks to check out new books.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 4/27/11 Dr. Qiaoli Lei in her favorite space at her Little Rock home.

Published May 21, 2011

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A worker stands in the ground after cleaning up debris in an area devastated by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami in Rikuzentakata, Iwate Prefecture, northeastern Japan, Friday, May 20, 2011.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/AARON SKINNER Carol and Cliff Jenkins share a joke. For a NW Profiles right time-right place. 5-16-01

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/20/10 Barbara Jarvis of Little Rock looks at jewelry Friday afternoon in one of the vendor booths at the International Greek Food Festival. The festival continues today from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m today and 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church at 11 Napa Valley Drive.

Published May 21, 2011

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Friday after his White House meeting with President Barack Obama that “unshakable facts” won’t allow a pullback to 1967 boundaries.

Published May 21, 2011

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Dutchie Wilson, left, of Jacksonville, Florene Swayze, back to camera, of Malvern, Jackie Davis of Sherwood and Dyan Bohnert of Dumas talk while wearing period dresses at the Civil War encampment Friday, May 20, 2011, at the Garland County Library. The encampment is part of the library's "Conflict and Consequence: Commemorating the Civil War" a series of events, living history and educational programs that runs through Sunday. The war began 150 year's ago.

Published May 21, 2011

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Vicki McClain, bottom left, claps in jubulation after getting her mouth worked on by dentist Rebecca Edwards, bottom far left, during the Arkansas Mission of Mercy free dental clinic being held through Saturday at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock.

Published May 21, 2011

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Dentists and volunteers work on patients at The Arkansas Mission of Mercy free dental clinic being held through Saturday at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock.

Published May 21, 2011

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a photo of David Hudson on Saturday at the ball fields Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MICHAEL WOODS

Published May 21, 2011

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Crib Tent II familyshopper

Published May 21, 2011

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A family member is consoled at the scene of a homicide Friday morning at 1302 Parker Street in North Little Rock.

Published May 21, 2011

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160289_6_001 Brad Paisley

Published May 21, 2011

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Members of the Little Rock Fire Department's events team were presented with 4 new bicycles equiped with life support trauma supplies during a ceremony Friday celebrating the city of Little Rock's first annual "Ditch the Keys and Ride Your Bike to Work Day". The day marked a citywide bike ride aimed at encouraging local residents to both exercise and utilize alternate modes of transportation in order to improve air quality.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/18/11 Becky Ewing, with the US Forest Service, Eastern Region, talks about ways and ideas to stop the spread of WNS (white-nose syndrome) a fungus found mostly in hibernating bats and other species at the fourth annual WNS Symposium held in Little Rock on Wednesday. More than 170 of the world's top scientific experts on bats, wildlife disease, and the WNS fungus discussed the latest research and information on how to contain the spread, determine the cause, and hopefully find a cure for WNS. The disease has not yet spread to Arkansas but has been detected in neighboring states.

Published May 21, 2011

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President Barack Obama, right, stands with James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence, as Clapper speaks to CIA employees at the CIA Headquarters, Friday, May 20, 2011 in Langley, Va. Obama congratulated the country's intelligence workers for the years of effort that led to the discovery and killing of terrorist Osama bin Laden.

Published May 21, 2011

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A masked Palestinian demonstrator uses a sling-shot to hurl stones at Israeli troops, not pictured, during the weekly demonstration against Israel's separation barrier in the West Bank village of Bilin, near Ramallah, Friday, May 20, 2011. President Barack Obama on Thursday finally uttered the words the Palestinians had been waiting to hear for two years: that the basis for border talks with Israel is the pre-1967 war line.

Published May 21, 2011

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Veteran NASCAR driver Mark Martin of Batesville will start fifth in today’s Sprint Cup All-Star race in Concord, N.C.

Published May 21, 2011

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Patrick Marleau scored two goals in the San Jose Sharks’ 4-3 victory over the Vancouver Canucks in Game 3 of the NHL Western Conference finals. Ryane Clowe and Dan Boyle also scored and Joe Thornton had three assists for the Sharks.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/20/10 North Little Rock Police officers Paul Hampton (left) and Craig Umholtz salute during the singing of the National Anthem while standing in front of a memorial to the departments fallen officers Friday morning during the North Little Rock Police Department Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN 7-26-05 A popup sprinkler head waters impatien flowers

Published May 21, 2011

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University of Arkansas football coach Bobby Petrino works with his team during practice Tuesday afternoon in Fayetteville.

Published May 21, 2011

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Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler sits on the court after a call during the second half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday, May 19, 2011, in Dallas. The Thunder won 106-100.

Published May 21, 2011

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Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle watches during the second half against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 2 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals Thursday, May 19, 2011, in Dallas. The Thunder won 106-100.

Published May 21, 2011

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ORG XMIT: TP 39664 columnist 1/19/2011 1/19/11 4:17:06 AM -- New York, NY -- USA Today columnist Gail Sheehy headshot, January 19, 2011. -- Photo by Todd Plitt, USA TODAY contract photographer [Via MerlinFTP Drop] From: Joshua White Sent: Friday, May 20, 2011 2:18 PM To: 'Shaun Ratliff' Subject: RE: new improved photo of Ms. Sheehy for media It���s attached- please confirm that you received it. Thanks, Joshua White, Agent American Program Bureau, Inc. PHONE 617.614.1648 FAX 617.614.1705 From: "paige mahoney" Date: May 20, 2011 2:27:59 PM CDT To: "Hardy Doyle" , "Dianne Bufford" Cc: "Tracie Dungan" , "rachel wall" , "morgan smith" , "natalie wood" , "Joshua White" Subject: FW: new improved photo of Ms. Sheehy for media I���ve had a bit of difficulty receiving this from Josh. Had to call in IT expert! Attached is a new photo of Gail���According to Josh it is more defined than the other pic they sent earlier���Josh said that the media would especially appreciate it in this format. I am forwarding this to Tracie Dungan w/ newspaper.

Published May 21, 2011

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Farmington’s Payton Wiedner is tagged out by Ashdown catcher Danielle Winters during the third inning of the Class 4A state championship at Bogle Park in Fayetteville on Friday. The game was postponed after a 40-minute rain delay in the seventh inning and will resume today at 9 a.m.

Published May 21, 2011

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A man carries a Barnes & Noble shopping bag along Fifth Avenue in New York, U.S.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN 1-16-09 The nursery at the Tony Alamo Christian Church in Fouke, Arkansas is empty now after policed raided the religious compound in November 2008.

Published May 21, 2011

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. ��� Stacy L. Leeds, interim associate dean for academic affairs, professor of law and director of the Tribal Law and Government Center at the University of Kansas School of Law, has been named dean of the University of Arkansas School of Law. She will assume her duties effective July 1.

Published May 21, 2011

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While inside the Wal-Mart Visitor Center in downtown Bentonville, Jackson Cruise, 3, of Rogers checks out a Lego replica of the center and street corner on Friday, May 20, 2011. After renovations and expansion, the center will re-open to the public today (SATURDAY). Jackson was visiting the center with his parents, Todd and Becky Cruise, during a friends and family preview tour.

Published May 21, 2011

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Boston Celtics center Shaquille O'Neal looks on during practice in Waltham, Mass. Monday, Oct. 25, 2010. The Celtics open the season Tuesday against the Miami Heat.

Published May 21, 2011

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A large book cover mock-up stands behind retired baseball player Kirk Gibson, who laughs as he talks to reporters about the release of his new book, "Bottom of the Ninth," in a restaurant near downtown Detroit on Monday, April 21, 1997.

Published May 21, 2011

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Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant puts on his sweats before heading to the bench during the second half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday, May 19, 2011, in Dallas.

Published May 21, 2011

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Members of the Little Rock Fire Department's events team were presented with 4 new bicycles equiped with life support trauma supplies during a ceremony Friday celebrating the city of Little Rock's first annual "Ditch the Keys and Ride Your Bike to Work Day". The day marked a citywide bike ride aimed at encouraging local residents to both exercise and utilize alternate modes of transportation in order to improve air quality.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Coach Bobby Petrino (left), standing alongside Ohio State Coach Jim Tressel before last season’s Sugar Bowl, wasn’t happy about the Buckeyes’ NCAA issues.

Published May 21, 2011

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Animal Kingdom, ridden by David Nava, won’t surprise anyone in today’s Preakness Stakes like he did two weeks ago by winning the Kentucky Derby.

Published May 21, 2011

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Boston Bruins goalie Tim Thomas blocks a shot by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the second period of Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference final playoff series on Thursday, May 19, 2011, in Tampa, Fla.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-20-2011-- Pulaski Academy's Samantha Phillips, left, faces off with Valley View's Kayla Wood during Friday's 4A championship at the University of Arkansas. Pulaski won the game 2-1 in overtime.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-20-2011-- The Pulaski Academy Lady Bruins celebrate after winning the 4A girls soccer championship game against the Valley View Lady Blazers 2-1 in overtime.

Published May 21, 2011

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Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler sits on the court after a call during the second half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday, May 19, 2011, in Dallas. The Thunder won 106-100.

Published May 21, 2011

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Dale Earnhardt Jr smiles during a news conference before practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup series All Star auto race in Concord, N.C., Friday, May 20, 2011.

Published May 21, 2011

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FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2010, file photo, Philadelphia Flyers' Jody Shelley, left, and New York Rangers' Derek Boogaard fight during an NHL hockey game in Philadelphia. Boogaard, at age 28, died on Friday. Boogaard signed with the Rangers as a free agent in July,2010 appearing in 22 games last season, registering one goal and one assist.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/20/11 Elkins' Mitchell Clark (11) ducks out of the way from a wild pitch just as Jessieville's Hunter Mayfield makes the catch during the 3A high school baseball championships. Less than two innings were played due to the game being canceled by rain. This was the first time in the history of the high school baseball championships that a game has been rained out.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/20/10 Barbara Jarvis of Little Rock looks at jewelry Friday afternoon in one of the vendor booths at the International Greek Food Festival. The festival continues today from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m today and 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church at 11 Napa Valley Drive.

Published May 21, 2011

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A woman tries to stay dry as she walks down Dickson Street in Fayetteville as storms move through the area Friday afternoon.

Published May 21, 2011

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Manuel David, 5, of Bentonville follows along as his nanny, Janet Steencken (cq) of Bella Vista, reads to him inside the Bentonville Public Library on Friday, May 20, 2011. The pair come to the library every couple weeks to check out new books.

Published May 21, 2011

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Abdulhakim Muhammad is escorted by Pulaski County Sheriff's Dept. deputies to a hearing at the Pulaski County Court House in Little Rock, Tuesesday, Dec. 21, 2010. Muhammad is charged with capital murder for the June 2009 death of an Army recruiter and the wounding of another

Published May 21, 2011

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Pittsburgh Steelers' defensive end Kevin Greene , center, stands in the wrestling ring with Hulk Hogan, right, and Randy Savage, left, after the Clash of the Champions, World Championship Wrestling match Tuesday, January 23, 1996, in Las Vegas. Greene came to Las Vegas to watch and cheer on his friends before going to the Super Bowl in Tempe, Ariz.

Published May 21, 2011

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University of Arkansas coach Bobby Petrino heads off the field following the Razorbacks loss to Ohio State in the Allstate Sugarbowl Tuesday evening at the Superdome in New Orleans.

Published May 21, 2011

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Astronaut Drew Feustel works Friday to install an antenna on the International Space Station during the first spacewalk of Endeavour’s current mission.

Published May 21, 2011

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Underground sprinkler system installation to go with story by Janet Carson.

Published May 21, 2011

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Underground sprinkler system installation to go with story by Janet Carson.

Published May 21, 2011

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Underground sprinkler system installation to go with story by Janet Carson.

Published May 21, 2011

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Underground sprinkler system installation to go with story by Janet Carson.

Published May 21, 2011

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Underground sprinkler system installation to go with story by Janet Carson.

Published May 21, 2011

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Underground sprinkler system installation to go with story by Janet Carson.

Published May 21, 2011

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Underground sprinkler system installation to go with story by Janet Carson.

Published May 21, 2011

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Cliff Jenkins, pastor of New Hope Fellowship of Springdale, removes insulation during the renovation of the New Hope Rescue Mission.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN 7-26-05 A rotary sprinkler spins and throws water across a large area

Published May 21, 2011

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People seen outside their damaged houses after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake hit late Thursday in Simav in northwest Turkey, May 19, 2011, killing three persons, wounding 79 other and causing material damage, Turkish authorities told news channels. Turkish rescue workers and soldiers scrambled Friday to set up tents to shelter hundreds of people left homeless after the earthquake damaged buildings. ( AP Photo)

Published May 21, 2011

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A pop-up sprinkler head waters flowers.

Published May 21, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MICHELLE POSEY Baby crib for Young at Art ad

Published May 21, 2011

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Sprinkler head in backyard.

Published May 21, 2011

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Dental clinic offers free care to those in need

Published May 20, 2011

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International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn listens to proceedings in his case in New York state Supreme Court, Thursday, May 19, 2011.

Published May 20, 2011

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John Deering Editorial Cartoon 5/20/11

Published May 20, 2011

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Roger Harvell Editorial Cartoon 5/20/11

Published May 20, 2011

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Dorcus Allen, center, listens for the verdict in his trial Thursday, May 19, 2011, in Tacoma, Wash. Allen, the getaway driver in the 2009 Lakewood police killings, was convicted of with first-degree murder.

Published May 20, 2011

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Police video shows a woman being subdued with a stun gun during an arrest.

Published May 20, 2011

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Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) is dragged by Royal Guards through London’s St. James Palace for his audience with King George II in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.

Published May 20, 2011

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FILE - In an April 4, 1996 file photo, former University of California at Berkley math professor Theodore John Kaczynski is escorted into the federal courthouse in Helena, Mont. The FBI says it's investigating whether Unabomber Ted Kaczynski was involved in the 1982 Chicago-area Tylenol poisonings case that killed seven people. Chicago FBI spokeswoman Cynthia Yates confirmed Thursday, May 19, 2011 that the agency has asked for Kaczynski's DNA.

Published May 20, 2011

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Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel speaks during a press conference Wednesday calling for the extension of federal child tax credits for working families after a new report was released showing a link between child poverty and crime.

Published May 20, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 11/9/09 Chris Heller, attorney for the Little Rock School District during a meeting for the The Arkansas Board of Education on Monday afternoon.

Published May 20, 2011

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Paul Bettany stars in Screen Gems' sci-fi action thriller PRIEST.

Published May 20, 2011

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"PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES" Captain Jack (JOHNNY DEPP), Angelica (PEN��LOPE CRUZ), Blackbeard (IAN McSHANE) and their eerie crew land on an island where they hope to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. Ph: Peter Mountain ��Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published May 20, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/19/11 L>R - Tiffany Higgins, adjusts a bow tie on James Hornes as Perry Hutson has his cap adjusted by Jasmine Jackson before the start of the commencement ceremony for Positive Atmosphere Reaches Kids organization on Thursday evening. PARK celebrated its Sixteenth recognition and graduation ceremony for its tutoring program which helps kid's grades 8-12, who are at risk of dropping out of school. If the students maintain a certain GPA and stay with the program, they are guaranteed a college scholarship. All four of these students are attending college.

Published May 20, 2011

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President Barack Obama delivers a policy address on events in the Middle East at the State Department in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2011.

Published May 20, 2011

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Homes are surrounded by floodwaters from the Mississippi river in Vicksburg, Miss., Thursday, May 19, 2011. For thousands of people forced from their homes by the rising Mississippi River, life has become a tedious waiting game: waiting for meals at shelters, waiting for the latest word on their flooded homes, waiting for the river to fall.

Published May 20, 2011

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A boat carrying prison trustees, who are used as workers against the flood, motors through Mississippi River floodwaters past the Riverside Medical Complex, which is protected by a wall of Hesco baskets, center, in Vidalia, La., Thursday, May 19, 2011. For thousands of people forced from their homes by the rising Mississippi River, life has become a tedious waiting game: waiting for meals at shelters, waiting for the latest word on their flooded homes, waiting for the river to fall.

Published May 20, 2011

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Floodwaters surround the Kings community of Vicksburg, Miss., Thursday, May 19, 2011. The floodwaters from the Mississippi river are expected to crest Thursday in Vicksburg. For thousands of people forced from their homes by the rising Mississippi River, life has become a tedious waiting game: waiting for meals at shelters, waiting for the latest word on their flooded homes, waiting for the river to fall.

Published May 20, 2011

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U. S. District Judge Brian S. Miller

Published May 20, 2011

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Syrian army soldiers stand on their vehicle as they reinforce the village of Arida near Talkalakh opposite the Lebanon-Syria border, in Wadi Khaled, north Lebanon, on Thursday May 19, 2011. The Syrian army shelled the town of Talkalakh on Wednesday night and early Thursday, which sparked gunbattles and brought the death toll from a five-day military siege to at least 34, according to human rights activists. The latest violence came hours after the US imposed sanctions on President Bashar Assad and six senior aides for the country's brutal crackdown that has killed more than 850 people since a popular uprising began in March. (AP Photo)

Published May 20, 2011

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Michael Parker of Nabholz Construction checks his phone Thursday before the dedication of the new Arkansas Foodbank Donald W. Reynolds Distribution Center in Little Rock. A $10.3 million grant from the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation and other funds helped the group build the 73,000-square-foot warehouse.

Published May 20, 2011

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6/15/10 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Commissioner of Education for the State of Arkansas Tom Kimbrell discusses the latest Benchmark achievement scores for the state of Arkansas during a press conference Tuesday morning.

Published May 20, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 1/14/11 Sam Jones, attorney for thePulaski County Special School District.

Published May 20, 2011

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FILE - In this file photo dated Jan. 20 2009, former Irish Taoiseach (Prime Minister) Garret FitzGerald, seen in Dublin, Ireland. It is announced Thursday May 19, 2011, that Garret FitzGerald has died, aged 85. FitzGerald was prime minister in Ireland from 1981 to 1987, during a time of severe economic crisis and is seen as a uniquely soft spoken man with polished manners and an early architect of peace in Northern Ireland. (AP Photo / Niall Carson, PA) UNITED KINGDOM OUT - NO SALES - NO ARCHIVES

Published May 20, 2011

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn, right, former leader of the International Monetary Fund, and his attorney William Taylor are seen at a bail hearing in Criminal Court, Thursday, May 19, 2011 in New York. Strauss-Kahn faces charges he sexually assaulted a hotel maid.

Published May 20, 2011

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ARKANSAS SUPREME COURT JUSTICE Associate Justice Jim Gunter, Position 4

Published May 20, 2011

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Gov. Mike Beebe jokes around with one of the three 3rd grade classes from Rose Bud Elementary School that he posed for photographs with in the Governor's Conference Room at the state Capitol Thursday. The students were on a field trip to the Capitol.

Published May 20, 2011

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Christiane Kubrick, widow of Stanley Kubric, center, and actor Malcolm McDowell, right, arrive for the screening of The Skin I Live In, at the 64th international film festival, in Cannes, southern France, Thursday, May 19, 2011.

Published May 20, 2011

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From left, actors Jean Dujardin, Berenice Bejo and director Michel Hazanavicius pose during a photo call for The Artist, at the 64th international film festival, in Cannes, southern France, Sunday, May 15, 2011.

Published May 20, 2011

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In this photo taken on Wednesday, May 18, 2011, director Lars Von Trier arrives for the screening of Melancholia at the 64th international film festival, in Cannes, southern France. Danish filmmaker Lars Von Trier was condemned and made "persona non grata" on Thursday, May 19, 2011 by the Cannes film festival organizers for comments made during a press conference.

Published May 20, 2011

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Maid of honor Annie (Kristen Wiig, left) tries to hide her contempt for bridesmaid Helen (Rose Byrne, center) because both are friends of bride-to-be Lillian (Maya Rudolph) in Bridesmaids, which came in at No. 2 with $26 million at last weekend’s box office.

Published May 20, 2011

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"PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES" Captain Jack (JOHNNY DEPP) and Angelica (PEN��LOPE CRUZ) make their watery way through the jungle in search of the Fountain of Youth. Ph: Peter Mountain ��Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published May 20, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl wails away during Wednesday night's concert at Verizon Arena in Little Rock.

Published May 20, 2011

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Residents, Kayla Meeks, second from left, and Elizabeth Foster, glasses facing camera, embrace at the scene of structure fire Thursday, May, 19, 2011, as Foster's' sister Charlotte McNeely, left, watches an unidentified woman hug Meeks' son Ty Miles. Meeks lived in the upstairs unit of the 103 Virgil Street structure with her two children and Ricky Austin, back facing camera with white hat, and Foster lived in the first-floor unit with her husband and five children. The fire occured around 9 a.m. and the building was heavily damaged.

Published May 20, 2011

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Will Ferrell as Nick Halsey in "Everything Must Go," directed by Dan Rush.

Published May 20, 2011

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Janie Huddleston and Breck Hopkins of the Arkansas Department of Human Services leave the federal courthouse during a lunch break on the first day of the trial in the U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit against the Conway Human Development Center.

Published May 20, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 6/3/10 Charlie Green, director of the Division of Development Services, at the special called meeting Thursday for the Developmental Disabilities Services board at the Conway Human Development Center about the closing of the Alexander Human Development Center.

Published May 20, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN --05/19/11- Emily Link, 5 from Hope, rides a the historic Over-the-Jumps Carousel at the Little Rock Zoo during an outing Thursday with her family. The antique carousel is the last carousel known to exist with an undulating track, one of only four built in the world. The undulating track moves up and down with the horses attached to the track whereas a standard carousels feature horses attached to poles that move up and down to create motion.

Published May 20, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 5/19/10 Michah (cq) Walker uses a chair and a drum Thursday morning while performing with the Mabelvale Drum and Groove Ensemble before a Breakfast in the Classroom press conference. The program, funded by the Walmart Foundation, provides breakfast for all students and moves it from the cafeteria to the classroom.

Published May 20, 2011

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Arkansas pitcher DJ Baxendale fires a pitch during the first inning of Thursday night's game against Ole Miss at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

Published May 20, 2011

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Fleming (Reece Thompson) bonds with his absentee grandfather E.F. Bloodworth (Kris Kristofferson) in Bloodworth.

Published May 20, 2011

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Dana McClain of the Disability Rights Center speaks Tuesday at the state Capitol about the Booneville Human Development Center. The group is calling for Gov. Mike Beebe to close the facility.

Published May 20, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN --05/19/11- Meredith Short and Nathan Young rehearse before a performance of Alice In Wonderland with other Arkansas Festival Ballet cast members. The ballet will have 2 more performances on Friday and Saturday and one on Sunday at the Arkansas Arts Center Children's Theater.

Published May 20, 2011

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Firefighters inspect the debris of a plane that crashed and exploded in Argentina's southern Patagonia region killing all 22 on board and disintegrating in the air Thursday, May 19, 2011. Argentine Sol Airlines said Thursday that the wreckage of Wednesday's Flight 5248 was found about 25 kilometers (15 miles) southwest of Los Menucos in southern Argentina and that local firefighters and police found no one alive. NO USAR EN RIO NEGRO Y NEUQUEN, ARGENTINA

Published May 20, 2011

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President Barack Obama delivers a policy address on events in the Middle East at the State Department in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2011.

Published May 20, 2011

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A U.S. soldier checks the scene of a roadside bomb explosion with a mine detector in Kandahar south of Kabul, Afghanistan Thursday, May 19, 2011. A roadside bomb killed a child and wounded eight others, including several children, the governor's office said Thursday, adding that the target of the explosive was unclear.

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University of Arkansas bater Collin Kuhn gets a handshake from coach Dave Van Horn as he rounds third base after a solo home run during Thursday nights game against Ole Miss at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

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Central Baptist College softball player Christen Kirchner of Bryant for Troy Schulte feature

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Central Baptist College softball player Christen Kirchner of Bryant for Troy Schulte feature

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Central Baptist College softball player Christen Kirchner of Bryant for Troy Schulte feature

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Southern Arkansas Coach Steve Browning arues with an unpire against Delta State.

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University of Arkansas football coach Bobby Petrino works with his team during practice Tuesday afternoon in Fayetteville.

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University of Arkansas pitcher DJ Baxendale fires a pitch during the 1st inning of Thursday nights game against Ole Miss at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/19/11 Monisa Poole of Nashville clears the high jump bar during the 15th annual Arkansas High School Heptathlon held at Cabot High School on Thursday. Poole won the event.

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5/16/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Fayetteville's Taylor Hightower, left, and Bentonville's Tayler Estrada, right, grapple for the ball during their game Monday evening in North Little Rock. (TAYLER IS CQ)

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STAFF PHOTO DAVID FRANK DEMPSEY North Little Rock Wildcats pitcher Callie R. Simmons leads off against the Bentonville Tigers in the 7A softball semi-finals at Tiger Athletic Complex in Bentonville, Ark. Monday, May 16, 2011.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/WILLIAM MOORE Magnolia's Michael Boggan crosses home as Greenbrier catcher Jesse May watches the play on the field during the 5A state semifinal game Monday, May 16, 2011 at Veterans Park in Rogers.

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JOEL RAFKIN/NWA NEWSPAPERS Tanner Harpole of Heritage beats the throw to Conway's second baseman Ryan Lazo in the bottom of the third inning at the state baseball tournament Monday at Crowder Field.

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Conway baseball Coach Noel Boucher

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/19/10 Bryant pitcher head coach Kirk Bock.

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Lisa Powell with auctioneer Mooney Starr of Batesville and his wife, Connie

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Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots against Dallas Mavericks' Tyson Chandler (6), Jason Kidd (2) and Peja Stojakovic (16) during the first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals Thursday, May 19, 2011, in Dallas.

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Miami Heat forward LeBron James (6) dunks over Chicago Bulls forward Carlos Boozer, left, and center Joakim Noah during the first quarter of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals on Wednesday, May 18, 2011, in Chicago.

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Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --05-19-2011-- Jared Curry of Fayetteville plants blue salvia alongside a series of new begonia plants Thursday on Walton Boulevard in Bentonville. Thursday's mid-70s temperatures are expected to raise into the 80s, with a strong possibility of rain throughout the weekend.

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John W. Walker

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Springdale police officer Michael Hendrix presents a flower to Betty Miller of Fayetteville a relative of Officer Dale Willis with the Arkansas Highway Police who died in 1982 as during the Northwest Arkansas Law Enforcement Memorial service at the Fayetteville Town Center Thursday afternoon. 2o officers from the different Northwest Arkansas police agencies who have died in the line of duty were remembered during the annual memorial service.

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Mike Anderson press conference at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville Mike Anderson speaks during a news conference introducing him as the new men's basketball coach inside Bud Walton Arena at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville on Saturday, March 26, 2011.

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Arthur Ancelle of Paris, France, performs during the Fulbright Concerto Competition inside the Starr Theatre at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville on Thursday, May 19, 2011. Pianists from across the globe will continue to perform in the competition today (FRIDAY) which is open to the public.

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University of Arkansas men's basketball coach Mike Anderson (center) helps serve food during the 13th annual staff appreciation picnic and vendor fair on Thursday, May 19, 2011. The event, hosted by the UA Staff Senate, was held inside Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.

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University of Arkansas left fielder Matt Vinson makes a diving catch for an out during the 1st inning of Thursday nights game against Ole Miss at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/19/11 Monisa Poole of Nashville crosses the finish line during the 800 meter relay as Macey Rodely of Jonesboro comes in second during the 15th annual Arkansas High School Heptathlon held at Cabot High School on Thursday. Poole won the event.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/19/11 Bradley Culp of Fayetteville clears the pole vault bar during the 48th annual Arkansas High School Decathlon held at Cabot High School on Thursday. Culp won the event.

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David Toms watches his tee shot on the eighth hole during the first round at the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial golf tournament, Thursday, May 19, 2011, in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a press conference in his office in Jerusalem, Wednesday, May 18, 2011. When U.S President Barack Obama and Netanyahu meet this week to try to revive deadlocked Israeli-Palestinian peace talks, they will do so against a vastly changed Middle East landscape.

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Kindergarden students eat lunch at M L King Interdistrict Magnet Elementary School in Little Rock Thursday.

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Rebel fighters act as security in downtown Benghazi, Libya, Thursday, May 19, 2011. Moammar Gadhafi's forces rocketed rebel fighters Thursday in the formidable strongholds and training camps they have built up in the strategic mountain heights southwest of the Libyan capital, rebels said.

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in his office in the West Bank city of Ramallah, Tuesday, May 17, 2010. Abbas' has decided to postpone municipal elections by three months until October to make sure they can be held in both the West Bank and Gaza. Municipal elections were initially scheduled for July 9. The new date is October 22.

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David Toms watches his tee shot on the eighth hole during the first round at the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial golf tournament, Thursday, May 19, 2011, in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --04-10-2011-- Dominic Ficociello Sunday's game against Louisiana State University at Baum Stadium.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --04-10-2011-- Dominic Ficociello Sunday's game against Louisiana State University at Baum Stadium.

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Chicago Cubs' Starlin Castro heads to first after hitting an RBI single against the San Francisco Giants during the second inning of a baseball game, Friday, May 13, 2011, in Chicago.

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FILE - In this June 27, 2010 file photo, Bubba Watson chips onto the 17th green during the final round of the Travelers Championship golf tournament in Cromwell, Conn. Watson, 32, said Tuesday, May 17, 2011, that he is not ready to become the face of American golf. He says while his golf game is "steam rolling in the right direction," his goal is to get more than 10 wins on Tour before he retires.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MICHAEL WOODS - 05/19/2011 - Arkansas outfielder Matt Vinson makes a diving catch for an out during the first inning of Thursday night's game against Ole Miss at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

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Entergy crews work on a transmission tower between Mabelvale and Mayflower.

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President Barack Obama delivers a policy address on events in the Middle East at the State Department in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2011.

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Deputy Mike Traxler views flooded homes in Vicksburg, Miss.

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John Deering Editorial Cartoon 5/19/11

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In this April 25, 2011 photo, a "We're Hiring!" sign is shown at Office Depot in Mountain View, Calif.

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Emergency responders from around the state helped search two Morrilton buildings that collapsed Monday afternoon. The investigation into the cause of the accident is ongoing, Morrilton Police Chief Norbert Gunderman said.

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Businessman Ron Hill, center, has spearheaded the effort to get two 22-foot-tall signs welcoming people to Conway. Conway Noon Rotary Club President John Gierke, left, Hill, and Assistant to the Mayor Jack Bell display an artist’s rendering of the proposed welcome signs.

Published May 19, 2011

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Boone Sumners handles a firefighter’s ax as easily as he does a pair of tongs. As one of the cooks for the Hector Rural Fire Department, he has opportunities to feed the hardworking crew. Sumners is set to graduate from Hector High School on Saturday and will embark on his future through paramedic classes and an emergency administration and management degree program at Arkansas Tech Univeristy in nearby Russellville. He plans to commute, however, because he likes his mom’s cooking.

Published May 19, 2011

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Bess Hester Campbell, back row, fourth from left, and a group of her relatives pose for a photo during their annual retreat, held this year in North Little Rock. The group of family members, which includes several Tri-Lakes-area women, has held a retreat in each of the past 29 years. Pictured are Barbara Sue Riddell, back row, from left, Regina Kersey, Diana Finley, Bess Hester Campbell, Kathy Franks and Bobbie Ann Standridge; Bobbie Jean Hester, front row, from left, Mary Lou Brooks, Terry Harkey and Linda Newcomb. Not pictured is Patty Lou Rollins.

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Barry and Kim Barrows of Mary’s Place are ready for the next customer at their location at the Bryant Farmers Market. The vendor carries fresh produce, jams and jellies, salsa, sauces, flowers and crafts.

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Milton Smith (right) and Gary Burden, with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, wait for applicants Wednesday at the Shewmaker Center of Northwest Arkansas Community College in Bentonville. Officials with FEMA, the Small Business Administration and other agencies will be there for those seeking disaster relief through 6:30 p.m. today. Their “mobile disaster recovery center” will visit Washington, Boone and Madison counties, then return to Benton County.

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Tim Snow of Dwight’s Signs of Prairie Grove removes an old sign Wednesday morning at Haas Hall Academy on College Avenue in Fayetteville so its mount can be converted to a flag pole.

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Logan Henbest (from left), Jack Barclay, Lucas Bharara and Cole Reese, fourth-graders at Westside Elementary School in Rogers, display the boat they built for the Reach Program’s annual regatta Wednesday at Lake Atalanta Park. The event saw 117 students from the city’s 14 elementary schools. The contest was is the culmination of a year spent learning about oceanography and marine biology.

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Protesters clash with riot police Wednesday outside the Greek Parliament in Athens during a demonstration by a union fighting a government decision to increase civil servants’ working hours.

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Newport, circa 1943 Newport Air Base trained U.S. Army Air Force and Marine Corps pilots during World War II. After the conflict, the facility was leased to the Jackson County seat. Base hangars and other structures were used as incentives in a successful industrial recruiting campaign by the Newport Chamber of Commerce. Send questions or comments to Arkansas Postcard Past, P.O. Box 2221, Little Rock, Ark. 72203.

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Jim Witter

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN --05/18/11- Sgt Jim Potter places a rose on the fallen officer memorial in front of the Pulaski County Sheriffs Office in honor of his close friend, deputy Wayne Bryant Jr. who was shot and killed in the line of duty in 1988. The event coencides with National Peace Officers Memorial Day, where local communities hold a memorial service in remembrance of police officers who have died.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/18/11 Becky Ewing, with the US Forest Service, Eastern Region, talks about ways and ideas to stop the spread of WNS (white-nose syndrome) a fungus found mostly in hibernating bats and other species at the fourth annual WNS Symposium held in Little Rock on Wednesday. More than 170 of the world's top scientific experts on bats, wildlife disease, and the WNS fungus discussed the latest research and information on how to contain the spread, determine the cause, and hopefully find a cure for WNS. The disease has not yet spread to Arkansas but has been detected in neighboring states.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/KAREN E. SEGRAVE 5/18/11 Eddie Ramos, a junior at eStem Public Charter Schools, Inc., uses spray paint to put the finishing touches on a piece of artwork he will display at the school's art sale coming up this Friday evening.

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University of Arkansas coach Dave Van Horn is escorted back to the sidelines by 3rd base umpire Tony Walsh after Van Horn expressed his frustration to a call where 1st base umpire Stephen Hagan called an out to a questionable catch by florida right fielder Preston Tucker in the 3rd inning of Friday nights game at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

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Mississppi coach Mike Bianco disagrees with the ball-and-strike calls during a college baseball game against Southern Mississippi, Tuesday, April 12, 2011, in Pearl, Miss.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN 1-16-09 The nursery at the Tony Alamo Christian Church in Fouke, Arkansas is empty now after policed raided the religious compound in November 2008.

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Workers stand atop a wall of Hesco baskets that rings the Vidalia Convention Center, as floodwater from the Mississippi River is seen surrounding a similarly fortified Riverside Medical Center in Vidalia, La., Wednesday, May 18, 2011.

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President Barack Obama greets graduates, some overcome with emotion, before he delivers the commencement address at the Booker T. Washington High School graduation at Cook Convention Center in Memphis, Tenn., Monday, May 16, 2011.

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In this May 17, 2011 photo, Angel Jemello and her daughter Briana, 6, remove food from their home into their car as they evacuate due to the threat of rising floodwaters in Marksville, La., Some of the worst flooding in Mississippi is in the area from Vicksburg northeast to Yazoo City, along the Yazoo River. The Yazoo Backwater Levee north of Vicksburg connects with the main Mississippi River levee. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials had predicted that at least a foot of water could pour over the top, flooding tens of thousands of acres of farmland in the Delta.

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Firefighter Chris Hite checks the water depth in a flooded Vicksburg, Miss., neighborhood Wednesday. The Mississippi River is expected to crest today in Vicksburg at 57.1 feet.

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Queen Elizabeth II addresses Irish President Mary McAleese during a state dinner Wednesday in Dublin.

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Guy Bell's Sandhill Road: Artist-sculptors of Light and Time Design Studio and Foundry and Guy Bell on the THEA Foundation's line-up for 3rd Friday Night Argenta ArtWalk, May 20

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEVE KEESEE 5/18/11 Amanda Warren-Newton, owner of the Columbia County Ambulance Service, in Magnolia, her 5-year-old son Cole Warren and employee Scott Armstrong walk from their EMS vehicle toward the state Capitol for a ceremony honoring the state's Emergency Medical Services personnel Wednesday after the annual Parade of Lights. Over twenty ambulances, fire, and police vehicles from around the state drove in the procession with their emergency lights and sirens on from War Memorial Stadium to the Capitol for EMS Week.

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Rodger Paxton, chairman of the Libertarian Party of Arkansas fills paperwork next to a stack of petitions in the Secretary of State's office to place his party on state ballots at the Arkansas state Capitol in Little Rock, Ark., Wednesday, May 18, 2011.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/fSTATON BREIDENTHAL 5/18/11 Tonia Ellis (left) of Arkansas Children's Hospital talks with North Little Rock High School student Alexandria Parker Wednesday morning at a triage station before Parker went through the decontamination process during an earthquake drill at the hospital. The drill simulated an earthquake in the New Madrid seismic zone.

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The new Boulevard Bread at 1417 S. Main Street in Little Rock.

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Pulled pork sandwich at Corky's Ribs and BBQ for restaurant review

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Tyler Clark, left, and his cousin Lance Kimble stand in high water with their dog Buster on the banks of the Atchafalaya River outside of the levee protection area in Simmesport, La., Wednesday, May 18, 2011. Some of the worst flooding in Mississippi is in the area from Vicksburg northeast to Yazoo City, along the Yazoo River. The Yazoo Backwater Levee north of Vicksburg connects with the main Mississippi River levee. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials had predicted that at least a foot of water could pour over the top, flooding tens of thousands of acres of farmland in the Delta.

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John Devine on the porch of his log home on East Lake in Holly Grove Wednesday. Devine, with the help of friends, fought and won to keep his home from being inundated by waters from the lake. The water never came over his sand bag wall, but got close. The flood waters of the White River have gone down about 2 feet after cresting last week in Clarendon, a few miles north of Holly Grove. Residents are still using boats to get to their homes.

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Neal Skipper stowed most of his furniture in the loft of his storage building beside his home surrounded by waters from Green Lake near Holly Grove as seen Wednesday. The water never came over the sand bag wall around his home, but did seep through filling his back bedroom with about 2 inches of water. It happened when the power went out shuting off his sump pumps around 2 a.m. during a rain storm last Friday. Once he got his generators going to power the pumps he got the water out. The flood waters of the White River have gone down about 2 feet after cresting last week in Clarendon, a few miles north of Holly Grove. Residents are still using boats to get to their homes.

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Neal Skipper heeded a friend’s early warning and put in a sandbag dike around his Holly Grove home. The wall and sump pumps kept the house dry as White River floodwaters consumed other houses.

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Afghans pour into a smoke-filled street Wednesday in Taloqan in Takhar province to protest the reported killing of four Afghan civilians in a NATO raid.

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Syrians shop in a popular market in Damascus on Wednesday. Despite calls by the opposition for a general strike, most shops and businesses remained open.

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Jason D. Williams Arkansas musician 2010 publicity photo for album "Killer Instincts"

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Shoppers browse through the produce department at the enterence to the new Walmart Market on 3475 W Black Forest Drive in Fayetteville.

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In this April 20, 2011 photo, Jeremy Barnes poses in front of the 2007 Honda he is selling near his home in Greensboro, N.C. With used-car prices at 16-year highs, and a child on the way for him and his wife, Barnes is hoping to sell it for a good price and most likely spend more on the new car they buy.

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Sheldon Williams of Tulsa sets up the canopy for the entrance to the Zero Gravity ride in the carnival operated by Pride Amusements at the corner of Lake Shore Drive and S. Spring Street in Harrison on Wednesday, May 18, 2011. The carnival is part of the city's 21st annual Crawdad Days Festival which will be held on Friday and Saturday but the carnival begins today (THURSDAY).

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Patrons enter Gold Strike Casino Resort and are welcomed back with applause from casino and hotel staff Wednesday, May 18, 2011, in Tunica, Miss. Gold Strike Casino Resort reopened following a two week closure as they battled floodwaters from the nearby Mississippi River.

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FILE - This undated image released by the FBI shows Saif al-Adel, one of the FBI's most wanted terrorists. The death of Osama bin Laden has put a new focus on Iran as intelligence officials around the world analyzed reports that Saif al-Adel, a terrorist last known to be in Iran, had taken over as al-Qaida's interim leader.

Published May 19, 2011

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Oprah Winfrey wipes away tears as Tom Hanks, left, talks to her during a star-studded double-taping of "Surprise Oprah! A Farewell Spectacular," Tuesday, May 17, 2011, in Chicago. "The Oprah Winfrey Show" is ending its run May 25, after 25 years, and millions of her fans around the globe are waiting to see how she will close out a show that spawned a media empire.

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A technician at the Kennedy Space Center examines the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer in this undated photo provided by NASA.

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FT. MYERS, FL - FEBRUARY 24: Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Boston Red Sox poses during photo day at City of Palms Park on February 24, 2007 in Ft. Myers, Florida. (Photo by Robbie Rogers/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

Published May 19, 2011

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Tiger Woods flips a golf ball while waiting to tee off on the first hole during a practice round for The Players Championship, Tuesday, May 10, 2011, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

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Nick Gilbert, 14, center, the son of Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert, celebrates moments after it was announced that Cleveland won the 2011 NBA basketball draft lottery, Tuesday, May 17, 2011 in Secaucus, N.J. Gilbert was the on-stage representative of the Cavaliers during the announcement.

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Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant pauses during the second half of Game 1 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, in Dallas. Dallas won 121-112.

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FILE - This April 13, 2011, file photo shows former baseball player Barry Bonds leaving federal court, in San Francisco, after being found guilty of one count of obstruction of justice. Bonds' post-trial hearing was postponed from Friday to June 17, giving prosecutors more time to consider whether to retry the home run king and allowing the former player's lawyers another month to sharpen their arguments for throwing out the lone conviction.

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5/18/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Fayetteville's Stephen Soerens throws the shot put during Wednesday afternoon's state high school decathlon at Cabot High School.

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5/18/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Jonesboro's Macey Rodely leaps in the long jump during Wednesday afternoon's state high school heptathlon at Cabot High School.

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A snowplow pushes hail from the road during a storm in Westminster, Colo., north of Denver on Wednesday, May 18, 2011. The storm prompted tornado warnings in the area but none touched down.

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A section of Rikers Island is seen in New York, Tuesday, May 17, 2011. Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the chief of the International Monetary Fund, spent Monday night at infamous Rikers Island, after he was charged with trying to rape a maid at a New York hotel where he was staying.

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn, head of the International Monetary Fund, is arraigned Monday, May 16, 2011, at Manhattan Criminal Court in New York, on charges he sexually assaulted a hotel maid on Saturday. Strauss-Kahn must remain jailed at least until his next court hearing for attempted rape and other charges, a judge said Monday.

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Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (41) shoots against Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins (5) during the first half of Game 1 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals Tuesday, May 17, 2011, in Dallas.

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University of Arkansas Kyle Robinson makes a play on a fly ball in the 4th inning of Tuesday nights game against UT Martin at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

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Phoenix Suns forward Grant Hill (33) and Miami Heat forward LeBron James (6) laugh during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 23, 2010, in Phoenix. The Heat won 95-83.

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submitted photo of University of Arkansas seth oxner

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FORT MYERS, FL - FEBRUARY 20: Daisuke Matsuzaka #18 of the Boston Red Sox poses during Photo Day on Sunday, February 20, 2011 at City of Palms Park in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo by Robert Rogers/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

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Taylor Jackson (from left), Maiah Holbrook, Angelica Holmes and Pilar Simmons were among the honorees Wednesday night at an event in Little Rock for the Arkansas Commitment Program class of 2011. The 36 honorees, all high school seniors, were recognized for their academic achievements.

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Miami’s LeBron James soars for a second-quarter dunk over Chicago’s Carlos Boozer in the Heat’s 85-75 victory in the Eastern Conference finals. James scored a game-high 29 points and grabbed 10 rebounds.

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Managers Dave Van Horn of Arkansas (above) and Mike Bianco of Ole Miss can get their teams to the SEC Tournament next week with stellar play this weekend. AP/VICKIE D. KING

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Jonesboro’s Macey Rodely finished second in last year’s Arkansas High School Heptathlon but has gotten off to a fast start in this season’s event in Cabot. The junior is in third place with 2,243 points after being credited with scores in only three events heading into the final day of competition.

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Fayetteville’s Bradley Culp (above) is locked in a battle with teammate Stephen Soerens for the top spot after Day 1 at the Arkansas High School Decathlon.

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Vancouver Canucks' Jannik Hansen, of Denmark, left, tries to get a shot past San Jose Sharks' Ian White and goaltender Antti Niemi, of Finland, during the first period of Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Western Conference finals, Wednesday, May 18, 2011, in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Miami Heat forward LeBron James, center, gets double-teamed by Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng (9) and center Joakim Noah (13) during the second quarter of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals on Wednesday, May 18, 2011, in Chicago.

Published May 19, 2011

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New York Mets pitcher Tom Glavine smiles at a news conference after earning his 300th career win in a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2007 in Chicago. **NYC OUT**

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Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom with David Nava aboard gets a morning workout at the Fair Hill Training Center on Monday, May 16, 2011 in Fair Hill, Md. Animal Kingdom and his trainer Graham Motion are preparing for the 136th Preakness Stakes race Saturday in Baltimore.

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Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki reacts after scoring furing the second half of Game 1 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, in Dallas. The Mavericks won 121-112.

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FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2010 file photo, NCAA President Mark Emmert is shown during the Indiana Sports Corporation annual meeting in Indianapolis. The NCAA is telling the Justice Department that its questions about the lack of a playoff system for college football are best directed to another group - the Bowl Championship Series. Emmert, responding to a pointed letter from the department, said his organization has no role in the BCS, other than licensing bowl games. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MICHAEL WOODS - 08-24-10 - Travis Swanson (right) and Seth Oxner take a break during a preseason practice last August. Oxner said Wednesday he will transfer from the Razorbacks program.

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Dhani Jones with Lance Armstrong.

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Tugboat owner Jerry Vatson walks across a makeshift walkway from a barge where his boat is anchored, to land, amidst rising floodwater from the Mississippi River, in Vidalia, La., on Tuesday, May 17, 2011.

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John Deering Editorial Cartoon 5/18/11

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Roger Harvell Editorial Cartoon 5/18/11

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Farmers work as floodwaters from the Mississippi river creep across their fields in Natchez, Miss., Tuesday, May 17, 2011.

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A photo made from NASA video shows the Endeavour docked on the Harmony node of the International Space Station, Wednesday May 18, 2011 on the penultimate voyage of the space shuttle program.

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Afghan protestors throng the streets following the killing of four Afghani people in a NATO raid during an anti- US demonstration in Taloqan, Takhar province, north of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Wednesday, May 18, 2011.

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Arkansas outfielder Kyle Robinson makes a play on a fly ball in the fourth inning of Tuesday night's game against UT-Martin at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

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Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee member Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. asks when lawmakers would have legitimate cost estimates on the health care reform bill as he gestures over a stack of documents comprising of the bill and its amendments, Wednesday, June 17, 2009, during the committee's markup hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington.

Published May 18, 2011

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People take part in a demonstration in Madrid Tuesday, May 17, 2011. Spanish university students and youth groups are protesting against a youth unemployment rate of 40 percent and austerity measures taken to end Spain's debt crisis.

Published May 18, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 1/6/11 State Rep.-elect Fred Smith talks with the media Thursday after the House voted 89-1 to seat Smith.

Published May 18, 2011

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U.S. Senator Rick Santorum, R-Pa., appears before supporters in Pittsburgh to concede to Democrat Bob Casey Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2006.

Published May 18, 2011

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Self Portrait by Lee Nora Parlor

Published May 18, 2011

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FILE - This file photo taken Oct. 7, 2003, shows former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and his wife, Maria Shriver, as they celebrate his victory in the California gubernatorial recall election in Los Angeles. Schwarzenegger has acknowledged that he fathered a child with a member of his household staff, a revelation that apparently prompted wife Maria Shriver to leave the couple's home before they announced their separation last week.

Published May 18, 2011

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Conway County emergency worker Steve Beavers takes photos Tuesday at the site of a collapsed building in Morrilton.

Published May 18, 2011

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A barge tow moves down the swollen Mississippi River on Tuesday near Natchez, Miss., where barge traffic was halted for a while on concerns the vessels’ wakes were threatening levees.

Published May 18, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN 1-19-07 Little Rock Advertising and Promotion Commission Independent Review Committee member Mike Schaufele.

Published May 18, 2011

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Shelves of prints from newspaper archives fill rows of shelves as John Rogers explains the process of digitizing images at his company, John Rogers Photo Archive, in North Little Rock.

Published May 18, 2011

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Published May 18, 2011

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FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2010 file photo, Jerry Lewis attends the Quentin Tarantino Friars Club Roast at the New York Hilton Hotel in New York. After 45 years, Lewis, 85, is retiring as host of the Muscular Dystrophy Association's Labor Day telethon, the comedian said Monday, May 16, 2011.

Published May 18, 2011

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Ossie Parlor - Papa Charlie's Cotton Field by Lee Nora Parlor

Published May 18, 2011

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Sheffield Nelson gives the details from his office Tuesday in LIttle Rock, on his proposed ballot initiative concerning the Natural Gas Severance Tax of 2012.

Published May 18, 2011

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Ida Jones grandmother of Lee Nora Parlor who uses photographs of her ancestors for inspiration for her paintings.

Published May 18, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - A makeshift memorial for Alissa Jones, who was killed when a building in Morrilton collapsed, has taken shape in front of the destroyed structure. 5/17/11

Published May 18, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - A makeshift memorial for Alissa Jones, who was killed when a building in Morrilton collapsed, has taken shape in front of the destroyed structure. 5/17/11

Published May 18, 2011

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5/9/2011 - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON - Ziploc brand resealable containers for for gadgets and gizmos

Published May 18, 2011

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Little Rock National Airport Executive Director Ron Mathieu addresses airport directors after the Municipal Airport Commission emerged from an executive session. The body went into the private meeting to discuss a personnel matter after Mathieu apologized for a series of errors in judgment that led to a $40,000 ad for the airport being purchased at the school where his son is a student.

Published May 18, 2011

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5/17/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Little Rock School District Superintendent Dr. Morris Holmes speaks during a press conference at school headquarters Tuesday afternoon in Little Rock.

Published May 18, 2011

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL 1/14/11 Newly appointed Arkansas Highway Commissioner Tom Schueck.

Published May 18, 2011

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5/17/11 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Daniel Mahan, left, with Nabholz Construction, and Eric Shelby, facilities manager at the Arkansas Foodbank, install and raise the American and Arkansas flags for the first ti