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Little Rock Fire Dept. reporting no house fire fatalities in 2014

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Part of the day is spent taking care of things at the station like making Friday night dinner. The other part of the day is spent responding to emergency calls around the city. Captain Randy Hickman explained, "Most of our fires are residential and most of our fires are accidental."
Dec 20, 2014

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Legislators propose execution bill

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Two Republican legislatures from Benton County are working on a bill that would allow families of murder victims to watch the execution of the person who killed their loved one. Representative-elect Rebecca Petty pre-filed a bill called Andi's Law, named after her daughter who was raped and murdered by her uncle.

Police: Missing Little Rock woman found

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - A woman was reported missing from Little Rock on Friday afternoon. Yukiko Buckman, 73, was reportedly at a Firestone tire shop on Chenal Parkway with her husband on Friday afternoon. She is said to have gone to the restroom, and when she didn't return after an hour, her husband went to look for her.

What to do when your child is running a fever

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - If you're looking for a little guidance on caring for sick children and how to treat fevers, Dr. Carrie Brown has some tip and advice just for you. If your child is older than 6 months and has a fever, he or she probably does not need to be treated for the fever unless she is uncomfortable.

THV11 Movie Review: The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies and Wild

thv11.com — Peter Jackson's epic telling of J.R.R. Tolkien's novel comes to an end this week with The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies . It's part 3 of The Hobbit trilogy which has taken us on another journey across Middle Earth with Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman), Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage), and their company of dwarves to reclaim their long-lost dwarf kingdom.
Dec 19, 2014

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THV11 to air 'Home for the Holidays'

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - You can catch the 16th annual Home for the Holidays television event here on THV11 Friday night. The special, which starts at 8 p.m. feature uplifting stories about adoption and foster care in addition to performance from some of today's most popular artists including Jennifer Hudson, Katharine McPhee, Ashley Monroe, Dan & Shay, and Train.

TRENDING: #TheInterview; 'Fools Do Art'; a GPA to be proud of

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Here's a look at what's trending online! ------ No 'Interview' ... on any platform This movie is still one of the most talked about topics online. Sony Pictures decided to scrap the controversial film following a companywide hack believed to have come from North Korea.
Dec 19, 2014

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Rise in flu cases reported statewide

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark.(KTHV)- Cases of influenza are on the rise here in Arkansas. The Department of Health is reporting widespread cases of the flu. The flu appears to have snuck up rapidly this year and health experts are warning it could be a rough flu season.

Commission approves permanent WMA ban on firewood importation

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (December 18,2014) - During Thursday's monthly meeting of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, commissioners permanently adopted a ban on the importation of firewood into the state's wildlife management areas. During the September meeting, the commission had approved an emergency ban on firewood.
Dec 18, 2014

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Made in Arkansas: Meet one of the top three welders in the country

thv11.com — HEBER SPRINGS, Ark. (KTHV) - Though overcome by personal adversity, Jacob Miller, of Heber Springs, has inspired others and proven that hard work and dedication can pay off. At only 19, Miller has already mastered the art of craft welding. This is a highly skilled trade, where you join pieces of metal together.
Dec 18, 2014

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Meet Benton's new rookie-in-training: Elficer Petey

thv11.com — BENTON, Ark. (KTHV) - Of all the photos of Elves on the Shelves being sent in to THV11, one particular Twitter follower has been the most passionate about sharing their little buddy's adventures. That's right, the Benton Police Department is very excited for the public to meet their new rookie-in-training - Elficer Petey.
Dec 18, 2014

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Photos: Elficer Petey

J.K. Rowling says 'of course' there were LGBT students at Hogwarts

thv11.com — J.K. Rowling has taken to Twitter as of late to answer her fans' burning questions about the goings-on at Hogwarts, and her response to one of the latest question is absolutely perfect. An enterprising fan tweeted: And in response, Rowling tweeted this image: We know there was at least one LGBT person at Hogwarts, even though Dumbledore was revealed to be gay post-series.
Dec 18, 2014

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Dec 18, 2014

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AMBER Alert: Child may be in vehicle with intoxicated driver

thv11.com — ROGERS, Ark. (KTHV) - A Morgan Nick Amber Alert has been issued for a 2-year-old who may be in the company of an intoxicated driver. According to Arkansas State Police, an AMBER Alert was issued for 2-year-old Alex Gage Almodovar. The child was apparently last seen around 2:37 a.m.
Dec 18, 2014

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Arkansas Business: New administration falling into place; Krispy Kreme opens in Conway

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - The Federal Reserve gave markets a shot in the arm on Wednesday, causing the Dow to surge 1.7 percent and the S&P and Nasdaq to rise 2 percent. This, after the Fed pledged in a statement that it will remain "patient when deciding when to lift interest rates."
Dec 18, 2014

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New I-30 exit ramp to relieve rush hour traffic

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Rush hour traffic could get a lot easier for Saline County commuters near the interchange of I-30 and I-430. The highway department hopes the new 128 exit ramp on Interstate 30 that opened Wednesday night will bring much needed relief to traffic congestion in the area.

Little Rock veteran targeted by scammers

thv11.com — LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - "It red flagged right off the bat," as Gary Biggers explained, it looked like a scam and sounded like a scam. He continued, "They want you to give them $1,500 and they will send you $50,000 they say."

NLR cancer survivor distraught over lost dog

thv11.com — NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark.(KTHV)- A North Little Rock man who fought cancer and lost his wife to the disease, has now lost the one thing that helped him through that difficult time. Two years ago, Mel Posey says he lost his wife to brain cancer and battled the disease himself.