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Today in History

Today is Monday, Dec. 5, the 340th day of 2016. There are 26 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On Dec. 5, 1791, composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart died in Vienna, Austria, at age 35.
On this date:
In 1782, the eighth president of the

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Public Affairs Calendar

Today, Dec. 5
Valley View School Board, 6 p.m., superintendent's office.
Riverside School Board, 6 p.m., Lake City.
Newport City Council, 6 p.m., City Hall.
Ravenden City Council, 7 p.m., Municipal Building.
Black Rock City Council, 7 p.m.,

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Students offered free ACT

Metro Creative Services
Arkansas students will be given the opportunity to take the ACT for free.

By Dixon Land, Sun Staff Writer, dland@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — 1,116 Craighead County 11th-graders will take the ACT in February free to themselves or their local school district.
As a part of the ACT Aspire program that has been implemented

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A-State, UCF to meet in Cure Bowl

Clayton Hotze | Arkansas State
Arkansas State’s Blaise Taylor returns a punt during the Red Wolves’ victory Saturday night at Texas State. ASU accepted an invitation Sunday to play Central Florida in the Dec. 17 Cure Bowl in Orlando, Fla.

By Kevin Turbeville, Sun staff writer JONESBORO — A trip to Florida is Arkansas State's reward for another championship season. ASU accepted an invitation Sunday to play in the Dec. 17 Cure Bowl in Orlando, Fla. The Red Wolves will take on American. . . more »

Trump defends call with Taiwan — A2
Death toll hits 30 in warehouse party inferno — A3
Trump faces pushback over Romney — A3
Syrian military tells rebels to leave or die — A3
Army blocks Dakota oil pipeline route — A5
Trump expands list to head State — A5
Hoax leads hundreds of inmates to file suit — A5
Roof asks for lawyers back on case — A5
Green Party taking bid for recount to federal court — A7
Iraq delivers aid to Mosul — A8
Thousands protest public corruption, back judiciary — A8
12 killed, 20 injured in crash in Siberia — A8
Mental health woes as wildfires ravage South — A9
Legislation aimed at new medical marijuana law — A10
Cash birthplace seeks boost in commerce — A10

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

Taylor advises Kanye: 'Take your time'

NEW YORK — Teyana Taylor has some practical advice for her mentor Kanye West. The singer-dancer, who has performed with the Grammy-winning artist, wants him to take his time recovering. "Take however much time you need, you know. Time heals all," . . .

'Rogue One' director Edwards has a cameo

SAN FRANCISCO — Director Gareth Edwards says he gave himself a cameo in the "Star Wars" spinoff "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story." But, as with most things "Star Wars," Edwards is staying mum on what exactly that entails. The reveal, he said, might have to . . .

December 2016