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Firefighters battle building fire, explosion in Ava Friday night Firefighters battled a fire, then explosion at a cabinet business near downtown Ava Friday night. Police say it happened in a building owned by Lakey's Custom Cabinets.  Officers say no one was injured.   There's no word on what caused that explosion. Firefighters found the building fully-involved when they arrived.  Firefighters say an explosion happened while fighting the fire, either from stored chemicals or a propane tank. ...

Home Hit-and-Run: Woman hopes police catch driver who crashed into house Talk about a very rude awakening. " It was one o'clock; I heard a big boom at the other end of the house," stated Nancy Owensby. "It sounded like a lot of lightning, or maybe the patio set blew over on the back." But there were no storms that night. "The next morning the neighbor came over and said did you know a car hit your house?" No, she ...

Ice possible early on Valentine's Day Frigid conditions Saturday will lead to winter weather on Sunday. Find out how bad it will get by watching the forecast. ...

Some homeless choose to brave cold when temperatures drop "Homeless, God Bless." 3 small words handwritten on a piece of cardboard. To a homeless woman named Freedom, the sign with those 3 word are what she calls her " credit card."  Freedom says " people will stop and be like, i ain't got no money can i get you anything, anything you need and I'll tell them i need some sleeping bags or a tent." Freedom ...

Survey finds all-out traditional Valentine's celebration costs $400 Roses are red. Violets are blue.  How much will it cost? Perhaps a dinner for two? Poets tell you love is priceless. Economists tell you love comes at a price ... to the tune of $400 this year.  Romantics go all out with roses, chocolate covered strawberries, a nice dinner, jewelry and champagne. "We are prepping for 1,800 dozen strawberries this week," said Bonnie Nolen with the ...

Ferris wheel from Chicago's Navy Pier arrives in Branson Branson has a new arrival: an amusement ride that some of you may have already experienced.   It will soon have a whole new view. For 20 years, people made memories on the 150-foot-tall Ferris wheel at Chicago's Navy Pier.  It came down in September to make way for a bigger one, and the original made its way, over the last four days, to Branson. "The manufacturer took ...

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Seeking a Splash: Klay goes for All-Star 3s upset of Curry
Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry greets school kids at a Jr. NBA Day event, part of the All-Star festivities in Toronto on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)TORONTO (AP) — Klay Thompson believes, even if he knows many don't.

Mickelson's round stalls, Kang's does not
Hiroshi Iwata, of Japan, stands on the 18th green of the Pebble Beach Golf Links and looks out at the crashing waves while waiting to putt during the second round of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am golf tournament Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, in Pebble Beach, Calif. Iwata co-leads the tournament after shooting a 6-under-par 66 to finish at 11 under par for the tourney. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The back nine didn't go according to plan for Phil Mickelson during the second round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, and the par-3 14th hole at Monterey Peninsula served as the best illustration.

Columbine shooter's mother says saw no signs of his mental distress
Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris killed 13 people and wounded 24 in Columbine before killing themselves in 1999Sue Klebold, the mother of a teen involved in the deadliest high school shooting in US history, said she saw no signs of her son's mental distress in her first TV interview since the 1999 massacre. Klebold's son Dylan, 17, and his best friend Eric Harris, 18, came to school on April 20, 1999 dressed in black trenchcoats and carrying four guns. Nearly 17 years have passed since that fateful day, and Klebold said in an interview with ABC's 20/20 news show that has been living with guilt ever since.

Deal delays eviction threat for San Francisco nuns
FILE - In a Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016 file photo, Sister Mary Valerie, center, hands out bags of popcorn at the Fraternite Notre Dame Mary of Nazareth Soup Kitchen in San Francisco. San Francisco nuns whohave been in danger of getting kicked out of their home after a rent hike of more than 50 percent, have won a reprieve. Lawyers for the nuns and landlord, with help from motivational speaker Tony Robbins, reached a deal Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, allowing the nuns to stay for a year at their current rent. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nuns who faced possible eviction from San Francisco's gritty Tenderloin district because of a rent increase have won a reprieve.

South Korea, U.S. to discuss missile defense; South cuts power to Kaesong park
South Korean vehicles transporting employees working at the Kaesong Industrial Complex (KIC) wait to pass the gateway at the South's CIQ in PajuBy Jack Kim and Ju-min Park SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea and the United States are expected to begin talks next week on possible deployment of an advanced U.S. missile defense system following North Korea's recent rocket launch, officials said on Friday, as Seoul cut power to a factory park run jointly with the North. The discussions would focus on placing one Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system with the U.S. military in South Korea, a South Korean defense official told Reuters on condition of anonymity.