BC-AR--Arkansas News Digest 1:30 pm, AR
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POLICE SHOOTING-LITTLE ROCK
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. _ The family of a man shot and killed by a Little Rock police officer while she was working private security at a club file a federal lawsuit against her and the city. The man was shot as he drove toward a brick wall with the officer still in the vehicle. By Andrew DeMillo. 300 words.
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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. _ An academic says Chinese tariffs and bad weather during harvest season have hurt Arkansas’ pecan industry. 250 words.
_ HOT SPRINGS SHOOTING _ Authorities in Hot Springs are investigating a shooting that left a 23-year-old man dead and his father wounded.
_ ARKANSAS CASINOS _ Construction is now underway on a $100 million expansion at Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort in Hot Springs.
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