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Archive - Jul 8, 2013

Today's top U.S./World news stories

July 8, 2013

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

1. 40 KILLED, HUNDREDS WOUNDED IN CAIRO ATTACK

A ministry official says gunmen targeted supporters of former president Mohammed Morsi holding a sit-in outside a military building.

2. CRASH PILOT HAD LITTLE EXPERIENCE WITH BOEING PLANE

The pilot was guiding a 777 into the San Francisco airport for the first time, and tried unsuccessfully to abort the landing after coming in too slow.

3. RECORDS ON BIN LADEN RAID PURGED

Burn ban issued in Saline County

July 8, 2013

A burn ban has been issued for Saline County.
The Keetch-Byram Drought Index was at 621 on Sunday, according to the Arkansas Forestry Commission. A KBDI of 600 and above indicates an extremely high fire danger level.

James Timothy “Tim” Collins

July 8, 2013

James Timothy “Tim” Collins, age 57, passed away in his home in Hot Springs, Arkansas July 4, 2013.  He was born January 30, 1956 in Little Rock, Arkansas to George and Doris Collins.  Tim was a member of Sharon Missionary Baptist Church.  He established Wendy’s in Southern Texas and was a previous owner of Backyard Burgers.  Tim also worked for Harley Davidson and loved selling and riding motorcycles.  He was preceded in death by his father, George Collins and his grandmother, Thomasene Caple. 

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