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Arkansas-Missouri in review

FAYETTEVILLE — Friday was the final game at Donald W. Reynolds Stadium for at least 18 different Arkansas players. Senior Day was a success for those who finished with a 28-3 win over Missouri.

Weevils doomed by cold start

ADA, Okla. — The Arkansas-Monticello men’s basketball team was held scoreless in the first five minutes on Saturday against East Central, ultimately leading to a 77-65 loss to the Tigers on the road in Great American Conference play.

Realism in fighting the Islamic State

After a bloody series of terrorist attacks, the natural impulse is to respond with overwhelming force to make sure they never happen again. The 9/11 carnage prompted a U.S. invasion of Afghanistan to smash al-Qaida, which carried out the attacks, and remove the Taliban, which furnished the plotters a safe refuge.

Woman’s pain pill addiction could be deadly, needs treatment

Q. We are going to visit my parents for a week over Thanksgiving. The only problem is that my wife is addicted to pain medication. Her behavior is so strange that I’m certain my parents will notice and be horrified. I’ve tried to talk to her about addiction, but she says I’m over-reacting. Could you please explain the dangers of pain medication? She won’t listen to me.

Your Best Life - Upper body training in women

In doing research for this week’s article, I came across some disturbing statistics. In a Framingham Disability Study, researchers found that 40 percent of women between 55-64 years old, 45 percent of women between 65-74 and 65 percent of women between 75-84 were unable to lift 10 pounds. I repeat — 10 pounds!