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Today in History

Today is Saturday, Nov. 28, the 332nd day of 2015. There are 33 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On Nov. 28, 1990, Margaret Thatcher resigned as British prime minister during an audience with Queen Elizabeth II, who then conferr

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Public Affairs Calendar

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Confidence wanes as shopping season begins

Staci Vandagriff | The Sun
Shoppers browse the aisles lined with Black Friday sale items at Hays clothing store in Jonesboro.

BY WILL BOWDEN, Sun Staff Writer, wbowden@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — Black Friday sales were looking a bit blue for Nina Jones as she walked the aisles of the Jonesboro Target.
"It's better than last year because I managed to find some deals that are

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Focused ASU looks to keep momentum

Staci Vandagriff | The Sun
Senior running back Michael Gordon (34) bursts through an opening during Arkansas State's victory over Idaho. The Red Wolves visit New Mexico State this afternoon.

By Matthew V. Roberson, Sun staff writer JONESBORO — Arkansas State enters the homestretch of its schedule with almost all of its goals within reach this afternoon. If there ever was a time, now is not the time to get complacent. "Our guys know. . . more »

3 killed, 9 hurt at Colorado Planned Parenthood — A5
Protest ties up shopping district — A5
Russia suspends visa-free travel with Turkey — A5
NATO seeks to verify death total in attack on hospital — A5
Thanksgiving burglary interrupted — A7
Mother accused of being responsible for 2 infants’ deaths — A7
Reporter says he knows Trump — A8
Free community college plans divide educators — A8
Police: Gang members targeted 9-year-old boy — A8
Police: Man in Waffle House kills employee after argument — A8
‘Dickens in the Park’ scheduled Thursday in Hoxie _ A9
Pope arrives in Uganda — A10
EU asks Turkey to help manage its migration woes — A11
11 killed in Mexico, including 2 police — A11
Outrage spreads after Venezuelan leader’s slaying — A11
Justice blocks Native Hawaiian vote count — A13

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

Poland will not extradite Polanski to the U.S.

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland will not extradite Oscar-winning filmmaker Roman Polanski to the U.S. in an almost 40-year-old case after prosecutors declined to challenge a court ruling against the extradition request. Prosecutors in Krakow, who had . . .

Lynn breaks out from 'True Detective'

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer-songwriter Lera Lynn looks nothing like the character she played on season two of HBO's crime noir series, "True Detective," who sang woeful drug ballads in a seedy dive bar. Lynn said the main actors Vince Vaughn and . . .

November 2015