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Today in History

Today is Monday, Nov. 30, the 334th day of 2015. There are 31 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On Nov. 30, 1965, "Unsafe at Any Speed" by Ralph Nader, a book highly critical of the U.S. auto industry, was first released i

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Public Affairs Calendar

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Teacher finds passion in technology

Staci Vandagriff | The Sun
Chris Jennings helps Logan Cathey (left) and Haseeb Ahmad with coding their holiday-themed game in the Intro to Game Salad class at Valley View.

By Sarah Morris, Sun Staff Writer, smorris@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — Morgan, or "Mo," was already an amputee when Chris Jennings met her at Camp Quality, a free weeklong camp for children with cancer and their siblings.
"Her two brothers came with

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ASU draws Michigan State in NCAAs

ASU Sports Information | Courtesy photo
Members of the Arkansas State University volleyball team react after their their first-round pairing for the NCAA Volleyball Championship was announced during the tournament’s selection show on Sunday night. The Red Wolves are scheduled to face Michigan State Friday evening in in Seattle, Wash.

By Kevin Turbeville, Sun staff writer JONESBORO � Arkansas State received a surprise Sunday night when the pairings were revealed for the NCAA Volleyball Championship. Head coach David Rehr thought the Red Wolves would stay relatively close to. . . more »

‘No more baby parts’: Suspect’s words draw focus — A3
Obama faces fight at home on climate — A3
Racial incidents have colleges seeking plans — A3
Billions pledged for clean energy — A5
EU, Turkey seek better relations at refugee summit — A5
Israeli official: Russian plane breached airspace — A5
Formerly IS-held Sinjar yields more mass graves — A5
Weather, flights aid post-holiday travel — A7
More storm-related flooding possible — A8
Arkansas adds case to youth appeals roster — A8
Couple sets goal to restore historic building in Beebe — A8
Syrian opposition: Children among attack victims — A9

Read about all these and more in today's print edition or online e-Edition.

Sinatra's birthplace commemorates his 100th its way

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Chicago was his kind of town, L.A. was his lady and he certainly was a big part of New York, New York. But despite a love-hate relationship, the mile-square New Jersey city where Frank Sinatra was born is finding the centennial of . . .

Bondy, Swiss opera, theater director, dies at 67

BERLIN (AP) — Luc Bondy, a Swiss opera, theater and film director who staged productions on renowned stages across Europe and the United States, has died. He was 67. The Odeon Theatre in Paris, where Bondy last worked, announced his death Saturday, . . .

November 2015