Severe weather in South Arkansas' Friday forecast

Most of your Friday will likely be quiet with low rain chances throughout the day. Temperatures are upside down on Saturday - we'll begin the day in the mid to upper 60s, but as the front swings through, temperatures will drop into the 50s during the afternoon.

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  • Puigdemont May Not Be Extradited on Rebellion Charge
Puigdemont May Not Be Extradited on Rebellion Charge

The former Catalan separatist leader was detained in Germany last month on an worldwide arrest warrant issued by Spain when he was driving back from Finland through Denmark on his way to Belgium. Puigdemont and six political allies escaped Spanish authorities in an attempt to "internationalise" their plight by dragging other European Union coun...

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  • 5.3 magnitude quake rattles Southern California
5.3 magnitude quake rattles Southern California

The Los Angeles Fire Department is in "earthquake mode" following the shaking, as is standard protocol, LAFD Chief Ralph Terrazas tweeted . Tsunami warnings have not been issued for coastal areas and no major damage or injuries have been reported, according to authorities.

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  • Dow Sinks After News Of China's New Tariffs
Dow Sinks After News Of China's New Tariffs

Cui and State Department officials said the meeting had been arranged before Washington announced proposed USA tariffs on $ 50 billion of Chinese products, a move that provoked Chinese retaliation. On Monday, it put into effect tariffs on about $3 billion worth of U.S. imports, including wine, pork, fruit and steel pipes. The implementation ...

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  • US Justice Department Challenges Another California Law
US Justice Department Challenges Another California Law

The U.S. government says California's law, which took effect January 1, is delaying land sales - even for projects that have been in the works for years - and is depressing their value. New York Attorney General Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced the new lawsuit . "The Trump Administration's assault on clean auto standards risks our a...

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  • Ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort challenges special counsel's authority
Ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort challenges special counsel's authority

He did not elaborate on what charges he believed could be pressed against his client. A D.C. federal court indicted him previous year, but more charges were filed again, and there was a second and third indictment in February. Decades before Mueller's indictment, former President Ronald Reagan's adviser Mike Deaver filed suit to halt an inves...

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  • German prosecutor seeks ex-Catalan leader Puigdemont's extradition
German prosecutor seeks ex-Catalan leader Puigdemont's extradition

Puigdemont has been held in a detention centre in the northern German town of Neumuenster for just over a week after he was arrested in Germany on March 25th. "Word-for-word conformance between the German and Spanish criminal codes is thus not legally required", it said. "It is in the hands of the courts", a justice ministry spokesman said.

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  • Suspect in St. Vrain Greenway assault arrested, Longmont police say
Suspect in St. Vrain Greenway assault arrested, Longmont police say

ALLIANCE, Ohio- An Alliance man is facing a lengthy list of charges after police say he attacked a woman while high on methamphetamine. No arrests have been made in the shooting that injured one man outside the Square One Market gas station at 1503 Northampton St., said Wilson police Detective Jason Hillis.

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  • Gender pay gap: What happens to firms that miss deadline?
Gender pay gap: What happens to firms that miss deadline?

In addition to reporting their gender wage gap data to the government , these companies were also required to post the numbers, along with a statement, on a public-facing website. Of the around 9,000 firms with more than 250 staff required to report by midnight, the BBC notes 8,870 had done so as of 7.00am. The government hopes that "naming an...

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  • I can't be compared with Salah, says De Bruyne
I can't be compared with Salah, says De Bruyne

Click through the gallery above to see the five previous winners of the EPL Player of the Year award. The two players will face each other on Tuesday night when their clubs meet in the quarter-final first leg of the Champions League at Anfield.

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  • Mexican Government Moves to Break Up Migrant Caravan
Mexican Government Moves to Break Up Migrant Caravan

The move comes after Trump Sunday threatened to cut off immigration programs like DACA, as he targeted the refugee caravan with almost 1,350 migrants who were en route to Mexico and the United States on an arduous journey from the city of Tapachula in the state of Chiapas on the Mexico-Guatemala border, to demand an end to the political corruptio...

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  • Saudis, UAE draw praise for pledging $1 billion in aid for Yemen
Saudis, UAE draw praise for pledging $1 billion in aid for Yemen

Asked if he saw a contradiction in the Saudi stance towards Yemen , Guterres said a country s humanitarian commitments and military actions should be kept separate. Impoverished Yemen has been wracked by conflict since 2014, when the Houthis overran much of the country, including capital Sanaa. The UN's Yemen envoy, Martin Griffiths, has rec...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn faces backlash for attending Jewdas event amid anti-Semitism row
Jeremy Corbyn faces backlash for attending Jewdas event amid anti-Semitism row

But Jewdas has been attacked by Labour MPs after criticising last week's Parliament Square demonstration against anti-Semitism in Labour, which was attended by dozens of MPs of all parties. The group said: 'We are proud to be Jews and proud of everyone who attended, whether they were Jewish or not. Amid the row, Labour's new general secretary Jen...

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  • Chemical arms watchdog to meet over UK-Russia spy poison case
Chemical arms watchdog to meet over UK-Russia spy poison case

However, Aitkenhead added that Novichok required "extremely sophisticated methods to create, something only in the capabilities of a state actor". "We hope that during those discussions a full stop will be placed on (the issue of) what happened" to Skripal , Putin said ahead of the meeting on Wednesday of the Organisation for the Prohibition of ...

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  • Sheriff's Vehicle Hits Woman at Stephon Clark Protest in Sacramento
Sheriff's Vehicle Hits Woman at Stephon Clark Protest in Sacramento

The Clark family attorney, celebrated civil rights lawyer Benjamin Crump, said the examination showed no entry wounds in the front of his body, demonstrating that the 22-year-old could not have been a threat to police. California Highway Patrol is investigating the incident. A department helicopter assisted officers on the night Clark was killed....

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  • Teen found alive in LA drainage pipe after 13-hour search
Teen found alive in LA drainage pipe after 13-hour search

The accident happened at about 4:30 p.m. local time on Sunday when the boy fell about 25 feet into a sewer pipe, the fire department said. Sanitation workers opened a maintance hatch and found Jesse inside. Family members wrapped in blankets stayed at the search command post overnight. The pipe was too unsafe for rescuers to enter, authorities ...

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  • 15 killed, 55 injured in fresh Maiduguri Boko Haram attack
15 killed, 55 injured in fresh Maiduguri Boko Haram attack

Boko Haram fighters resorted to attacking remote communities near Maiduguri after several attempts to penetrate the city were quashed, Nwachukwu said. Rogers Nicholas, theatre commander, operation Lafiya Dole , said no soldier was killed by Boko Haram insurgents. A gun battle broke out after the militants attacked the base with bombs, mortars...

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  • Malaysia calls for swift action over Palestinian issue
Malaysia calls for swift action over Palestinian issue

In response to Hamas rule, Israel and Egypt enforced a crippling blockade of Gaza's borders. Amateur video has emerged showing one Palestinian being fatally shot from behind while carrying a tyre as he ran away from the border area. "An army can use reasonable force to defend a border", said Omar Shakir of the global group Human Rights Watch....

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  • Thousands of Kentucky teachers rally at Capitol
Thousands of Kentucky teachers rally at Capitol

Moreover, teachers said the pay increase did nothing for underfunded schools. The teacher's union has also criticized House and Senate leaders for passing a measure repealing a $5-per-night hotel and motel tax that was part of the original education package.

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  • SUV plunge off Northern California cliff may have been intentional, police say
SUV plunge off Northern California cliff may have been intentional, police say

Greg Baarts , acting assistant chief of the California Highway Patrol's northern division, said data from the incident showed that the vehicle appeared to have stopped approximately 70 feet away from the cliff, before it accelerated forward and plunged over the edge, reported The Washington Post .

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