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VIDEO: Ozark Empire Fair prepares to "stick" it to visitors KY3's Drew Douglas reports from the fairgrounds.  ...

Lower humidity equals a comfortable Thursday Dew points are back in the 50s and 60s meaning less moisture in the air. Combine all that together and it makes for a beautiful Friday with highs slightly below average in the upper 80s. ...

Woman accused of killing husband, son returns to courtroom A Springfield woman charged with murdering her husband and son and trying to poison her daughter returns to a Greene County courtroom for a pre-trial hearing. Diane Staudte is charged with first degree murder. She’s accused of killing Mark and Shawn Staudte with antifreeze. Her daughter, Sarah, survived the poisoning in 2013, but remains in a nursing home under a doctor’s care. Attorneys for Diane Staudte are ...

Dogs vs. hogs in the Ozarks: blood sport or family entertainment? Organizers for the Southern Boyz Hog Bay event near Monett say their sport is misunderstood. So on may 2nd, they allowed KY3 reporter Drew Douglas take an inside look at this controversial sport. A dog and a feral hog, in a pen.  This is the Southern Boyz hog bay. "The number 1 most important rule is they go in and they bay the hogs, that's bark at ...

Arkansas, Mizzou both ranked in preseason USA Today Coaches Top 25 college football poll Expectations are high for both the Arkansas Razorbacks and the Missouri Tigers in the 2015 college football season. The USA Today preseason Amway Coaches Poll has the Razorbacks ranked No. 20.  The Tigers appear at No. 23 in the rankings.   The poll includes eight Southeastern Conference schools.  The Hogs will play six ranked opponents in the regular-season.  The Tigers will play three ranked schools.  Alabama is ...

AP source: Indians trade outfielder Moss to Cardinals CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with the trade says the Indians have dealt outfielder Brandon Moss to the St. Louis Cardinals. In return, Cleveland will receive minor league pitcher Rob Kaminsky. The person spoke Thursday to the Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the deal has not been announced. The Cardinals are in desperate need of a power hitter and outfielder. They haven't scored in ...

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Fair, 84 F

Thu - Partly Cloudy. High: 86 Low: 66
Fri - Sunny. High: 91 Low: 67
Sat - Partly Cloudy. High: 91 Low: 67
Sun - Mostly Sunny. High: 90 Low: 69
Mon - Mostly Sunny. High: 94 Low: 71

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Nokia profit grows as networks division leads turnaround
The July 28, 2015 photo shows Nokia headquarters in Espoo, Finland. Telecommunications and wireless equipment maker Nokia Corp. says second-quarter net profit was 347 million euros ($383 million), with growth particularly strong in its core networks division.(Mikko Stig/Lehtikuva via AP) FINLAND OUT, NO SALESHELSINKI (AP) — Nokia enjoyed a solid 60 percent rise in net profit in the second quarter, with a good performance in its core networks division suggesting the Finnish company is succeeding in turning its business around since selling its handsets operation to Microsoft in 2013.

American Pharoah 1-5 favorite for Haskell in 8-horse field
In this photo provided by Equi-Photo, Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is bathed at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, N.J., Thursday, July 30, 2015. American Pharoah is expected to run in the Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park on Sunday, Aug. 2. (Ryan Denver/Equi-Photo via AP)OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is the overwhelming 1-5 favorite in a field of eight 3-year-olds for Sunday's $1.75 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park.

Stallone puts 'Rocky,' 'Rambo' memorabilia up for auction
FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2014 file photo, Sylvester Stallone arrives at the 2014 UNICEF Ball in Beverly Hills, Calif. Stallone says he’ll put hundreds of props and costumes from his personal collection up for auction this fall, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting military charities. The actor performs as Rocky Balboa in “Creed,” opening in Nov. 2015. (Photo by Richard Shotwell Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sylvester Stallone is parting with memorabilia from the "Rocky" and "Rambo" movies, but he's keeping the two characters alive onscreen.

Fire chief: More training planned after dispatcher hung up
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — All Albuquerque Fire Department employees in emergency situations will undergo additional training after a dispatcher told a 911 caller trying to help a teenage shooting victim to "deal with it yourself."

Lawyers to argue over fate of Colorado movie gunman Holmes
Accused Aurora theater gunman James Holmes listens during his arraignment in CentennialBy Keith Coffman CENTENNIAL, Colo. (Reuters) - Lawyers for both sides in Colorado's movie massacre trial are due to make closing arguments on Thursday in the penalty phase, then jurors will decide if mitigating factors such as mental illness outweigh aggravating ones that could justify the death penalty. After hearing 40-minute closing arguments, the panel will deliberate. If jurors vote unanimously that mitigating factors outweigh aggravating ones, Holmes will get an automatic life sentence with no chance of parole for the July 20, 2012 mass shooting.