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Ronnie Hawkins, rock’n’roll legend who mentored The Band, dies aged 87
Arkansas-born showman – known as ‘The Hawk’ – cut his teeth on the South’s tough 50s circuit but settled in Canada where he nurtured local talent

Martin Farrer and agencies

30, May, 2022 @2:03 AM

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Five key takeaways: the US midterm elections
Races from Georgia to Texas were a litmus test of Trump’s hold on the Republican party with some significant losses

Joan E Greve and Maanvi Singh

25, May, 2022 @5:05 AM

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Arkansas Republican admits abortion trigger law would cause ‘heartbreak’ if Roe is reversed
Governor Asa Hutchinson signed near-total abortion ban bill, even though he disagreed with the lack of exceptions for incest and rape

Ed Pilkington in New York

22, May, 2022 @5:34 PM

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Trump or no Trump: Asa Hutchinson mulls run for president in 2024
Republican Arkansas governor says he would not be deterred by former president in party in wrong over January 6 insurrection

Martin Pengelly in New York

02, May, 2022 @4:00 AM

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Ron DeSantis Disney attack violates Republican principles, GOP rival says
Asa Hutchinson of Arkansas appears to have no problem with anti-LGBTQ+ policies but says private business should not be target

Richard Luscombe in Miami

01, May, 2022 @4:41 PM

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Arkansas man who awoke from 19-year coma in 2003 has died aged 57
Terry Wayne Wallis had been in a serious car accident but surprised doctors and family when he regained consciousness

Gloria Oladipo

04, Apr, 2022 @2:22 PM

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Arkansas jail’s ivermectin experiments recall historical medical abuse of imprisoned minorities
The exploitation reflects America’s longstanding history of medically abusing vulnerable communities of color

Maya Yang

14, Feb, 2022 @8:30 AM

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Arkansas officials praise doctor accused of giving inmates ivermectin without consent
Despite lawsuit filed against Dr Robert Karas by four inmates, local officials have praised him for a ‘job well done’

Maya Yang

08, Feb, 2022 @6:32 PM

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US inmates sue jail over ivermectin treatment for Covid as ‘medical experimentation’
The lawsuit alleges that the jail physician told the four men that the prescribed drugs were ‘mere vitamins, antibiotics and/or steroids’

Maya Yang

18, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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How Ida B Wells became the last hope for 12 wrongly convicted Black men
After the 1919 Elaine race massacre, the men on death row looked to the investigative journalist to use the power of the pen to save them

DeNeen L Brown

18, Dec, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Kentucky tornadoes: fears death toll from record twisters could exceed 100
Dozens unaccounted for amid conflicting reports on survivors as crews search wreckage in ‘deadliest tornado event we’ve ever had’

Richard Luscombe, Samira Sadeque and agencies

12, Dec, 2021 @10:37 PM

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At least 70 dead as tornadoes sweep US midwest, leaving many without power – as it happened
More than 30 tornadoes pummel a 200-mile-plus area across midwest and central states – follow all the latest

Victoria Bekiempis

11, Dec, 2021 @11:29 PM

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