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Trails rehabilitated at Hathaway Horse Camp in Lower Buffalo River Wilderness Early April brought a renewal for parts of the Buffalo National River. Members of the National Park Service and the Buffalo River Back Country Horsemen united to collaborate on rehabilitating trails at Hathaway Horse Camp.  The primitive Hathaway Horse Camp, within the Lower Buffalo River Wilderness, became a rugged place to ride due to washed-out areas of trail on one of the two camp exits.  The extreme conditions ...

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Part 2 Video: Finishing touches on dresser drawer planter FYI Guy Jeremy Rabe puts the finishing touches on the dresser drawer planter. Check it out in the video above! ...

Part 1 Video: Dresser drawer planter FYI Guy Jeremy Rabe shows us how to make a flower planter out of an old dresser drawer. ...

Your Movie Friend on two new releases Little Boy and Age of Adaline are two new movies at the weekend box office. Check out how they stack up with the reviews from Your Movie Friend Aaron Dicer. ...

Wild beat Blues 4-1, take 3-2 series lead ST. LOUIS (AP) — Devan Dubnyk had a strong bounce-back effort in goal and the Minnesota Wild beat the St. Louis Blues 4-1 on Friday night to take a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference first-round series. After allowing six goals in two periods in a 6-1 loss in Game 4, Dubnyk but made 36 saves in Game 5 and twice robbed Alexander Steen from close ...



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Day grabs lead at weather-hit Zurich Classic
Jason Day of Australia takes his shot on the 18th fairway in a continuation of round two of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans at TPC Louisiana on April 25, 2015 in Avondale, LouisianaAustralia's Jason Day powered to the top of the leaderboard on Saturday with a strong finish to the weather-disrupted second round of the US PGA Tour Zurich Classic. Day, ranked sixth in the world, completed a seven-under par 65 for a 12-under total of 132 and a one-stroke lead over Hudson Swafford, who held the clubhouse lead when play was halted on Friday on 11-under 133. Swafford, who completed his second-round 66 on Friday, was joined on 133 by fellow Americans Daniel Berger and Chris Stroud. Boo Weekley, who was tied for the lead with three to play when the round was suspended, settled for a 70 that left him among a group of eight players sharing fifth place on 10-under 134.

Conservatives' lead narrows to 1 point over Labour in Opinium poll
British PM Cameron speaks during a campaign visit in Frinton-on-SeaDavid Cameron's Conservative Party saw its lead in an opinion poll narrow on Saturday, with a survey for the Observer newspaper giving it a 1 percentage point lead over the Labour Party ahead of the May 7 election. The poll by market research company Opinium put the Conservatives on 34 percent, with support for Labour at 33 percent.

Leicester, Hull strike out for safety
Leicester City's English striker Jamie Vardy (R) celebrates his goal during the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Leicester in Burnley, England on April 25, 2015Burnley, Queens Park Rangers and Sunderland slipped closer to the relegation trapdoor in the Premier League on Saturday as Leicester City and Hull City recorded timely victories. Bottom club Burnley lost 1-0 at home to Leicester in agonising circumstances, with Jamie Vardy notching a 60th-minute winner for the visitors just seconds after Burnley's Matt Taylor had hit the post with a penalty.

Man arrested in slaying of Indiana University student
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Authorities have filed preliminary murder charges against a man in the death of an Indiana University student whose body was found in a rural area not long after she was reported missing.

Leaders, charities offer condolences, help after Nepal quake
Volunteers carry the body of a victim on a stretcher, recovered from the debris of a building that collapsed after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 25, 2015. A strong magnitude-7.9 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley before noon Saturday, causing extensive damage with toppled walls and collapsed buildings, officials said. (AP Photo/ Niranjan Shrestha)LONDON (AP) — World leaders and global charities offered condolences and emergency aid to Nepal following the earthquake Saturday while grappling to understand the scope of the disaster.