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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Here are five headlines to know for the morning of Friday Aug. 1. For more headlines go to www.thv11.com.

Local

Arkansas police searching for 24 stolen guns

Hunter's Refuge in White Hall is one of two businesses burglarized within a week. In both cases, suspects were after one thing, guns.

Sales tax holiday just ahead for Arkansas

A somewhat tax-free weekend on certain items is just ahead for Arkansans as many prepare to go back to school.

National

Eric Cantor says he'll leave Congress August 18

Departing House Majority Leader Eric Cantor said he will quit Congress altogether in August, ending a once-promising political career in a bid to give his successor a chance for an early turn in office.

Atlanta hospital to receive Ebola patient

Emory University Hospital has been informed of plans to transfer a patient with the Ebola virus to its special facility containment unit within the next several days.

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Suspect creeps up on women and robs them

Police are warning shoppers to be aware of a man who is creeping up on women and stealing their valuables right out of their purses -- and he's being very bold about it.

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