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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Acxiom reports 3Q loss of $1.4MAcxiom Corp. recorded a loss of $1.4 million for its fiscal 2016 third quarter,
Acxiom reports 3Q loss of $1.4M
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Acxiom Corp. recorded a loss of $1.4 million for its fiscal 2016 third quarter, missing analysts' estimates. The Little Rock company reported a loss of 2 cents per share for the quarter, compared with a profit of 5 cents per share during the same... Read more
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The Columbian
Cabinets go undercoverHIGH POINT, N.C. — Whether dressing up a dresser, covering a cabinet or embelli
Cabinets go undercover
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
HIGH POINT, N.C. — Whether dressing up a dresser, covering a cabinet or embellishing a bureau, furniture makers are adding layers of interest with digital images and natural fibers such as linen, seagrass, paper and metal. In showrooms this spring,... Read more
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The Record-Journal
City Manager Search Committee holds inaugural meeting WednesdayMERIDEN — Members of the City Manager Search Committee held their inaugural mee
City Manager Search Committee holds inaugural meeting Wednesday
The Record-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
MERIDEN — Members of the City Manager Search Committee held their inaugural meeting Wednesday to get organized and bring into focus the scope of the committee’s role in selecting a new city manager. They established a rough timeline for selection,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State index off 5.26; Car-Mart gains 1.3%The Arkansas Index, a price-weighted index that tracks the largest public compa
State index off 5.26; Car-Mart gains 1.3%
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
The Arkansas Index, a price-weighted index that tracks the largest public companies based in the state, dropped 5.26 to 291.40 Tuesday. "The major averages retreated as the rout in crude oil prices continued, leading investors to flee to safe havens... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Candidates fill ballot in TuckerThe Tucker County Commission has one seat up for vote. The position is currentl
Candidates fill ballot in Tucker
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 5 days ago
The Tucker County Commission has one seat up for vote. The position is currently filled by Lowell Moore, a Republican from Parsons. Hendricks resident Roxanne D. Tuesing, a Democrat, has filed to run against Moore for the seat. County Assessor Paul... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Index declines 0.06, closes day at 296.66The Arkansas Index, a price-weighted index that tracks the largest public compa
Index declines 0.06, closes day at 296.66
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
The Arkansas Index, a price-weighted index that tracks the largest public companies based in the state, slipped 0.06 to 296.66 Monday. "The major averages pared early losses after Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley [Fischer] said that recent... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
NEWS IN BRIEFNBC, Fox channels dark on Cox cable Two channels available to Cox Communicatio
NEWS IN BRIEF
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
NBC, Fox channels dark on Cox cable Two channels available to Cox Communications customers in Northwest Arkansas and Fort Smith stopped regular programming over the weekend when Cox and Nexstar Broadcasting group failed to reach a new distribution... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Colleen Cason: Squid crews shone on blackest of nightsThese are anything but the best of times for squid crews fishing off the Ventur
Colleen Cason: Squid crews shone on blackest of nights
Ventura County Star / Posted 9 days ago
These are anything but the best of times for squid crews fishing off the Ventura County coast. The fearsome El Niño scientists dubbed "Godzilla" is forcing the mollusks into deeper water where nets can't reach. Making things worse, Ventura Harbor... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Murphy USA's Plan B emerges after Wal-Mart ends agreementMurphy USA Inc. anticipated for some time that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. would end i
Murphy USA's Plan B emerges after Wal-Mart ends agreement
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Murphy USA Inc. anticipated for some time that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. would end its agreement to build future fuel stations, the company's CEO said Wednesday. On Monday, Murphy USA announced that the company will no longer acquire property from... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Murphy USA's Plan B emergesMurphy USA Inc. anticipated for some time that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. would end i
Murphy USA's Plan B emerges
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Murphy USA Inc. anticipated for some time that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. would end its agreement to build future fuel stations, the company's CEO said Wednesday. On Monday, Murphy USA announced that the company will no longer acquire property from... Read more
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ESPN
Collins: The heavyweight division is wide open againJust about the worst thing that could happen to heavyweight boxing right now wo
Collins: The heavyweight division is wide open again
ESPN / Posted 16 days ago
Just about the worst thing that could happen to heavyweight boxing right now would be for Wladimir Klitschko to regain the championship in his rematch with Tyson Fury. When Fury, fighting like a giant hairy-spider, wrapped Klitschko in a web of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Powerball's appeal defies math, experts sayDying from a wayward coconut is more likely than winning a Powerball jackpot, s
Powerball's appeal defies math, experts say
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
Dying from a wayward coconut is more likely than winning a Powerball jackpot, says a university professor -- yet people play anyway. The urge to play the lottery game fascinates Philip Tew, an assistant professor of finance at Arkansas State... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Meriden to use multi-panel process for vetting city manager candidatesMERIDEN — The search for a new city manager will include several levels of inte
Meriden to use multi-panel process for vetting city manager candidates
The Record-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
MERIDEN — The search for a new city manager will include several levels of interviews including a seven-person committee, other city and town managers and a panel of several city councilors and the mayor before a recommendation comes before the full... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Meriden Council approves seven for City Manager search committeeMERIDEN — Seven people, including two City Councilors, have been selected to se
Meriden Council approves seven for City Manager search committee
The Record-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
MERIDEN — Seven people, including two City Councilors, have been selected to serve on a search committee to find the city’s next City Manager. Councilors unanimously approved a committee that includes Brian T. Mahon, Henry E. Suzio, Joseph F. Feest,... Read more
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SecondsOut.com
Haye Ko’s De Mori In oneFormer WBA heavyweight champion took less than a round to destroy the previousl
Haye Ko’s De Mori In one
SecondsOut.com / Posted 23 days ago
Former WBA heavyweight champion took less than a round to destroy the previously unbeaten Mark De Mori at the O2 in London on Saturday night. Haye, who had not fought for nearly three and a half years, stalked his totally out classed opponent form... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas Index slips 0.22 to 52-week lowThe Arkansas Index, a price-weighted index that tracks the largest public compa
Arkansas Index slips 0.22 to 52-week low
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
The Arkansas Index, a price-weighted index that tracks the largest public companies based in the state, fell 0.22 to 293.47 Tuesday. The index again reached a 52-week low in trading. "The major averages fluctuated for much of the session as... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Poultry supplier gives 300 a raiseSimmons Foods, based in Siloam Springs, raised wages for more than 300 employee
Poultry supplier gives 300 a raise
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Simmons Foods, based in Siloam Springs, raised wages for more than 300 employees at the beginning of the year to make the company more competitive in a tightening labor market, the company announced Tuesday. All employees at Simmons plants, which... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Gun enthusiasts back enforcing existing lawsIt’s not guns that kill people. It’s people that kill people. That was the con
Gun enthusiasts back enforcing existing laws
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 29 days ago
It’s not guns that kill people. It’s people that kill people. That was the consensus of gun enthusiasts to President Barack Obama’s executive orders to tighten up gun laws. About a dozen gun dealers assembled Saturday at the Nescopeck Township fire... Read more

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