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AP-AR--Arkansas News Digest 1:30 pm, AR

July 9, 2018

Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Arkansas. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Little Rock bureau at aparkansas@ap.org or 1-800-715-7291.

The Little Rock bureau is reachable at: 501-225-3668.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org

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TOP STORIES:

IMPAIRED PATHOLOGIST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — A Veterans Affairs hospital in Fayetteville holds a town hall meeting to provide an update into an investigation of an impaired pathologist who is linked to at least seven missed diagnoses and a potential death. 300 words.

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UNIVERSITY-TERRORISM RESEARCH

FAYETEVILLE, Ark. — The University of Arkansas has received a $716,000 federal grant to identify possible patterns on where terrorism attacks occur. 250 words.

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ARKANSAS CORRUPTION INDICTMENT — Sentencing dates have been set for two former Arkansas state lawmakers and two others accused in a bribery scheme.

ARKANSAS-THREE KILLED — Authorities say three people were killed in eastern Arkansas after their car crashed into a tree.

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