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Candidates accuse each other of outside loyalty

Oct 16, 2014 7:33pm

CONWAY — U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor and U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton sought to portray each other as loyal to non-Arkansans during their first debate Monday, with Pryor claiming Cotton answers to out-of-state...

Federal races

Oct 16, 2014 7:32pm

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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...

Tips to swim safely this summer

Jun 12, 2014 4:34pm

The best relief for many Arkansans from the sweltering summer heat is a dip in the swimming pool or a trip to one of the Natural State’s lakes and rivers.

Though swimming can be a relaxing...

Agency warns against drinking raw milk

May 22, 2014 9:55am

The Arkansas Department of Health has issued a Public Health Advisory to consumers of raw cow and goat milk and recommends caution when considering drinking or eating raw milk products from either...

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