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David Sanders said he will file a bill in the 2015 session to authorize application for an “innovation waiver.”

Senator to pursue new waiver for health care innovation

Jul 17, 2014 10:35am

A state senator says he plans to file legislation next year that would authorize Arkansas to seek a federal waiver to allow innovations on health care coverage that could go far beyond what the...

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Lawsuit targets chiropractic ‘runners’

Jun 26, 2014 10:03am

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel on Monday filed a lawsuit seeking to halt what he alleges is the deceptive marketing of chiropractic services to accident victims.

McDaniel filed the suit in...

Tips to remember child is in car

Jun 26, 2014 10:02am

No parent wants to believe they could accidentally leave their kid in a hot car during the summer. But it happens every year, and it happens to good parents who love their children very much.


House call

Jun 26, 2014 10:01am

Q: What makes it necessary to need a liver transplant?

A: It is impossible to live without a properly working liver. It is the largest organ in the body and is

responsible for...

National register lists 5 new Arkansas sites

Jun 26, 2014 10:18am

Five Arkansas properties have been listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the country’s official list of historically significant properties, according to the Arkansas Historic...

Smokeless tobacco use up among state’s teens

Jun 26, 2014 10:06am

A new survey shows that Arkansas ranks second in the nation for smokeless tobacco use among youth.

According to a Youth Risk Behavior Survey by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Beebe announces intent to grant pardons

Jun 12, 2014 4:58pm

Gov. Mike Beebe last week announced his intent to grant eight pardons. An additional 49 clemency requests were denied and 20 had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates...

Judge won’t toss lawsuit over Mayflower oil spill

Jun 12, 2014 4:42pm

A federal judge on Monday denied a motion by ExxonMobil to dismiss a lawsuit filed by federal and state officials over the 2013 Mayflower oil spill.

U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker said...

State ordered to pay attorney fees

Jun 12, 2014 4:41pm

Arkansas must pay the attorneys’ fees and costs of the plaintiffs in a lawsuit that successfully challenged the constitutionality of Arkansas’ law banning most abortions at 12 weeks or later into...

McDaniel sues payday lenders

Jun 12, 2014 4:41pm

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel on Monday filed a lawsuit against three out-of-state companies alleging that they have been illegally providing payday loans to Arkansas consumers at high interest...

Audit looks at wait time for VA patients

Jun 12, 2014 4:40pm

More than 57,000 veterans are facing a wait of three months or more for care at VA hospitals and clinics across the country, according to an audit released Monday by the Department of Veterans...

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