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KY3 News Ozark Life archives: Garden Party at Crescent Hotel, Eureka Springs A good number of people in Eureka Springs love to dress up and party.  In 2000, Ed Fillmer was at a Victorian Garden Party as the Crescent Hotel celebrated its grand reopening following years of renovations.  The theme was to recreate the way such a party might have looked a century ago. ...

Angie's List: Solar tax credit If you're looking to save money on your home energy expenses, it might be time to go solar. Brett Johnson loves his home and plans to be in it the rest of his life. He also loves saving money, which is why he decided to invest in a rooftop renewable energy system. "We decided to put in the solar panels primarily because the price of electricity is ...

Civil War shell destruction upsets historians The decision by Arkansas authorities to detonate an unearthed Civil War artillery shell has some historians upset about the loss of the artifact.  The 14-pound shell was discovered this month by a gas-line crew working along a road in Prairie Grove. The shell apparently was left by Confederate troops during the Battle of Prairie Grove in 1862. The shell was turned over to the northwest Arkansas city, ...

Consumer Reports: Better audio for cell phones “Can you hear me now?” For many people, trying to hear a cell cell-phone conversation can be challenging. In Consumer Reports’ tests voice quality, no cell phone has received an excellent or even a very good rating, for voice quality. But there’s a promising new development in voice quality already available to some smartphone users: HD Voice. It’s very early in the roll- out stage right ...

Arkansas AG rejects language for campaign finance issue Arkansas' attorney general has rejected language for a proposed initiated act on campaign financing that would go before voters next year. . Its proposal also would have included a non-binding resolution calling for a federal constitutional amendment to overturn a 2010 U.S. Supreme Court decision authorizing unlimited political spending by corporations and unions. Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said Tuesday there were several misleading portions in the ballot ...

Crash on I-44 backs up traffic in Webster County A crash in Webster County backed up traffic for miles on Interstate 44 Wednesday morning.. The crash just after 8 a.m. forced the Missouri State Highway Patrol to close the left lane of the westbound lane of the Interstate. The crash occurred at Mile Marker 92 just east of Strafford. There is no word on injuries. MoDOT reports the clean-up and back-up lasted about an hour.   ...

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THE LATEST: US: A dozen FIFA scams, some with 2010 World Cup
FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2005 file photo, Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Secretary General Chuck Blazer as he attends a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany. Blazer was one of four men who pleaded guilty in the Justice Department's corruption investigation into FIFA announced Wednesday May 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Bernd Kammerer, File)ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:

More than four espressos a day can harm health: EU
Drinking the caffeine equivalent of more than four espressos a day is harmful to health, especially for minors and pregnant women, the EU's EFSA food safety agency saidDrinking the caffeine equivalent of more than four espressos a day is harmful to health, especially for minors and pregnant women, the EU food safety agency said on Wednesday. "It is the first time that the risks from caffeine from all dietary sources have been assessed at EU level," the EFSA said in a statement, recommending that an adult's daily caffeine intake remain below 400 milligrammes a day. Deciding a recommended limit was a request of the European Commission, the EU's powerful executive body, in an effort to find a Europe-wide benchmark for caffeine consumption.

Etihad Airways says it will add $6.2 billion to U.S. economy by 2020
A model Etihad Airways plane is seen before the unveiling of New York City FC's new home jersey in New YorkAbu Dhabi's Etihad Airway's contribution to the U.S. economy will almost double to $6.2 billion by 2020, it said on Wednesday, in an apparent counter to allegations that government subsidies gave it an unfair edge over competition. The airline will support the American economy with 23,400 jobs and $2.9 billion in 2015, according to research by Oxford Economics, Etihad said in a statement. Etihad said the study assessed its capital expenditure with U.S. suppliers and its operating expenditure, as well the impact of passengers it brought into the country.

Burundi urges citizens to donate money to pay for elections
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Burundi's government is asking Burundians to donate money to pay for elections as some foreign donors warn of aid cuts if President Pierre Nkurunziza runs for third term.

Falling museum visitor grabs at, smashes ancient Greek vase
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's culture ministry says a millennia-old pottery vase in a southern museum has been damaged after a visitor who lost her balance tried to hold onto the exhibit and crashed down with it.