Apr 17 2001 by admin
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) – A leftist inmate died in a hunger strike Monday, becoming the 13th person to starve to death in a widespread protest over Turkey’s new maximum security prisons.
MOUNTAIN VIEW – “Ozark Games and Ways” is the theme for the 39th annual Arkansas Folk Festival, set for Friday through Sunday in Mountain View, said Kim Morris, publicist.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – The trial of three people involved in the case of a Little Rock businessman accused of bringing two women from China for sex has been delayed by U.S.
Apr 17 2001 by Ahmed Al-Haj
SAN’A, Yemen (AP) – Five suspects with ties to Islamic terrorist cells have been arrested in an investigation into the bombing of the USS Cole, security officials said Sunday.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – A doctor who testified Monday on behalf of American Airlines said a plane crash victim’s slow recovery process could be the result of medication and depression rather than brain
The Southside School Board hired Assistant Superintendent Dan Foley as the district’s new superintendent at Monday night’s special meeting, according to Superintendent Ted Hall.
MAUMELLE (AP) – Officials of a new charter school gearing up for classes in the fall say they think they’ve met state Education Board standards for diversity.
Apr 17 2001 by Chuck Ross
The Independence County Sheriff’s Office reported a man was arrested for attempting to flee warrant service.
Apr 17 2001 by Laura Meckler
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Department of Health and Human Services is launching a major new effort to boost organ donation a day after reporting that donations from people who died rose by less than 3 p
ARKADELPHIA – Student research and other creative outlets will be the themes for Ouachita Baptist University’s First Scholar’s Day on Wednesday.
Apr 17 2001 by Nancy Zuckerbrod
WASHINGTON (AP) – Dozens of federal Web sites use unauthorized software that tracks Internet users despite policy rules that ban such information-gathering, according to a report to Congress.