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Broyles family wants Arkansas law to keep publicity rights

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The family of legendary former Razorbacks coach Frank Broyles wants a new state law to create publicity rights allowing public figures more control over how their likenesses are used.

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Woman says boxing champ Taylor threatened to kill children

In this Aug. 27, 2014 file photo, Boxer Jermain Taylor walks from the Pulaski County Jail in Little Rock, Ark. Police say the champion boxer already charged in a shooting at his Arkansas home will face charges in a separate incident after a man said Taylor fired a gun at him. The Little Rock Police Department said Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, that the man told officers responding to a report of shots fired that Taylor also pointed a gun at his wife and children. Authorities say officers took the 36-year-old Taylor into custody and found he had a gun and a small amount of marijuana. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A Little Rock woman says middleweight boxing champion Jermain Taylor pointed a gun at her 5-, 3-, and 1-year-old children, threatened kill them and her husband, and fired into the air.

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Police: Boxer Jermain Taylor to face assault, drug charges

In this Aug. 27, 2014 file photo, Boxer Jermain Taylor walks from the Pulaski County Jail in Little Rock, Ark. Police say the champion boxer already charged in a shooting at his Arkansas home will face charges in a separate incident after a man said Taylor fired a gun at him. The Little Rock Police Department said Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, that the man told officers responding to a report of shots fired that Taylor also pointed a gun at his wife and children. Authorities say officers took the 36-year-old Taylor into custody and found he had a gun and a small amount of marijuana. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Champion middleweight boxer Jermain Taylor, who already faces charges in an August shooting, will be charged in a separate incident after a man told authorities Taylor fired a gun at him, police in Arkansas said Monday.

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Great American Conference names Players of the Week

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. (AP) — The Great American Conference has named it’s men’s and women’s conference basketball Players of the week.

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Arkansas’ Bostad named SEC women’s Freshman of the Week

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — University of Arkansas guard McKinley Bostad has been named the SEC Freshman of the Week.

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