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Today in History

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 25, the 299th day of 2016. There are 67 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On Oct. 25, 1962, during a meeting of the U.N. Security Council, U.S. Ambassador Adlai E. Stevenson II demanded that Soviet Ambassador

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Public Affairs Calendar

Today, Oct. 25
City Water and Light Board of Directors, 1:15 p.m., CWL headquarters, 400 East Monroe.
Jonesboro Metropolitan Area Planning Commission, 3 p.m., Municipal Center, 300 S. Church St.
Sedgwick City Council, 6 p.m., Community

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Big numbers for early voting

Sarah Morris | The Sun
Ruth Rowe of Jonesboro glances over sample ballots as she waits in line Monday to vote at the Craighead County Election Annex. Early voting continues through Nov. 7 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays.

By Jeff Bricker, Sun Staff Writer, jbricker@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — Fiery rhetoric and accusations of a "rigged system" from GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump did nothing to dampen the spirits of local voters on the first day of early

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A-State O-line should be full strength for ULM

Staci Vandagriff | The Sun
Arkansas State senior offensive tackle Jemar Clark throws a block during the Red Wolves’ 17-7 victory over South Alabama on Oct. 15. Clark played nearly the entire game in spite of an ankle injury.

By Matthew V. Roberson, Sun staff writer JONESBORO — Arkansas State's offensive line is still on the mend. But expectations are that it will be back to full strength this week. ASU coach Blake Anderson said linemen Colton Jackson and Jemar Clark. . . more »

Trump rejects 'phony' polls, insists he's winning — A3
Clinton, Warren join forces in final stretch — A3
Trump took $17M in insurance for little damage — A3
Iraqis press toward Mosul in fight — A3
Legislator to push medical pot if issues falter — A8
State board restricts media prison access — A8
Man charged in fatal golf club stabbing — A8
Administration confirms double-digit increases — A2
Hayden dedicated to changing world — A9
Stocks move higher; jumps in tech — B3
Shakespeare will share credit for Henry VI — A10

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

Ex-wife of former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle sues company

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The ex-wife of former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle is suing the restaurant chain for damages, saying the company received at least three reports indicating his sexual interest in children but failed to take proper action and . . .

Oxford says Shakespeare will share credit for Henry VI

LONDON (AP) — The Bard was not a solo act. Oxford University Press' new edition of William Shakespeare's works will credit Christopher Marlowe as co-author of the three Henry VI plays, underscoring that the playwright collaborated with others on . . .

October 2016