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Today in History

Today is Sunday, April 30, the 120th day of 2017. There are 245 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On April 30, 1947, President Harry S. Truman signed a resolution officially confirming the name of Hoover Dam, which had also come to

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Public Affairs Calendar

Valley View School Board, 5:30 p.m., superintendent's office.
Riverside School Board, 6 p.m., Caraway.
Newport City Council, 6 p.m., City Hall.
Ravenden City Council, 7 p.m., Municipal Building.
Black Rock City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall.

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JPD's island of misfit bikes

Stephen Simpson | The Sun
JPD Public Information Officer Paul Holmes and Community Outreach and Recruiting Officer Cassie Brandon discuss how bikes usually come into their possession.

By Stephen Simpson, Sun Staff Writer, ssimpson@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — In a hidden corner of the Jonesboro Police Department lot is an evidence storage unit that might as well be known as the island of misfit bikes.
Behind a fenced-in square

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Rudolph likes physicality of ASU O-line

Arkansas State Sports Information
Arkansas State offensive line coach Allen Rudolph talks to one of his players during a recent practice at Centennial Bank Stadium.

By Matthew V. Roberson Sun Staff Writer JONESBORO — For a coach replacing every starter in his unit, Allen Rudolph doesn't exhibit any signs of panic. To the contrary, Rudolph is quite confident in what the future holds for Arkansas State's offensive. . . more »

Ties to Russia become focus in campaign — A2
Texas prosecutor drops cold case murder charge — A7
Guess who's coming to dinner: Mark Zuckerberg — A7
Clinic gives free dental care — A8
Ballistic missile test fails again — A9
Trump celebrates 100 days in office — A9
Replenishing execution inventory no easy task — A12
Cowboys stick with plan in star search — B4
Topwater fishing heats up on Norfork Lake — B7
Ole Miss finds worried fans on annual road trip — B8
Kenseth wins pole for today at Richmond — B8
Four receive diversity awards — B9
Realtors look to redevelop closed stores — B9
Pocahontas resident wins research award — B9
Plan for pre-existing conditions spawns worries — B10
Weather can't halt climate policy protests — B10
Parades mark Rodney King riots anniversary — B10
Bahamas party lives, dies on social media — B10
Syria: Airstrike kills 8 White Helmets rescuers — B11
French candidates hunting new votes — B11
Russian rallies urging Putin not to run again — B11

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

Hanks turns fanboy in chat with Springsteen

NEW YORK — Bruce Springsteen and Tom Hanks paid tribute Friday night to the late director Jonathan Demme, the man who brought them together on his film "Philadelphia," which won each of them Oscars. "God bless Jonathan Demme, we just lost him," . . .

Director Jenkins ready to return to work

LOS ANGELES — Two months after his "Moonlight" pulled out a last-second, best-picture win at the Oscars, director Barry Jenkins says "it's time to work." "You live your whole life — not for this moment, but to have a career. So I have a . . .

April 2017