- Arkansas AG, lawmakers denounce Obama power plant rules Updated: Aug-03-15 5:40 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Attorney General Leslie Rutledge and other top Republicans in Arkansas are criticizing and vowing to fight President Barack Obama's plan to dramatically cut emissions from U.S. power plants.
- Gearhart leaves after 7 years leading University of Arkansas Updated: Aug-02-15 11:11 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - G. David Gearhart wrapped up a seven-year tenure as chancellor of the University of Arkansas hopeful that a state with few college graduates will push more of its children into higher education.
- Arkansas State Police investigate shooting of fugitive Updated: Jul-31-15 3:59 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas investigators say a man wanted for impersonating a police offer apparently shot himself as authorities were attempting to arrest him.
- Inspection to close lane of Interstate 40 near West Memphis Updated: Jul-31-15 3:20 am
WEST MEMPHIS, Arkansas - The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department says a lane of Interstate 40 near West Memphis will be closed for a bridge inspection.
- Rutledge hires Wal-Mart lawyer as Arkansas solicitor general Updated: Jul-30-15 4:21 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has hired an attorney for Wal-Mart who worked on Republican Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential campaign to be the state's solicitor general.
- Arkansas AG issues consumer alert for first-time renters Updated: Jul-30-15 3:23 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has issued a consumer alert for college students and others in the state who will be renting an apartment or house for the first time.
- Work at Arkansas Children's Hospital to require lane closure Updated: Jul-30-15 3:08 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department says maintenance work at the Arkansas Children's Hospital will require lane closures on 8th Street in Little Rock.
- Arkansas AG plans mobile office locations during August Updated: Jul-29-15 6:05 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge's office is coming to a town near you.
- Arkansas Democrats consider renaming annual fundraiser Updated: Jul-29-15 1:17 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Democrats are weighing whether they should rename an annual fundraiser that's named after two former U.S. presidents whom historians say had owned hundreds of slaves.
- Police say knife-wielding man killed by Arkansas officer Updated: Jul-29-15 11:58 am
MANILA, Arkansas - Police say a man with a knife was shot and killed by a Manila police officer in northeast Arkansas.
- Arkansas AG announces settlement in telephone scam case Updated: Jul-28-15 6:07 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas attorney general says a New Jersey marketing company has been ordered to pay $190,000 in civil penalties for violations of the state's consumer protection laws.
- Arkansas attorney general's office rejects 5 pot proposals Updated: Jul-27-15 4:39 pm
CONWAY, Arkansas - The Arkansas attorney general's office has rejected five proposed ballot titles that would have asked voters to legalize marijuana for various purposes.
- Justice: Court voted on narrow part of gay marriage case Updated: Jul-23-15 6:08 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas Supreme Court voted on a narrow part of the state's case over gay marriage last month but only planned on issuing that decision if the nation's highest court didn't legalize same-sex marriage, a justice said Thursday.
- Arkansas attorney general issues consumer alert for scammers Updated: Jul-23-15 3:08 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge is warning consumers to beware of scam artists who are telling Arkansans they have won money in an international lottery.
- Repair work on Franklin County road likely to cost $1.8M Updated: Jul-22-15 4:23 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Highway officials likely will approve a North Little Rock company's $1.8 million low bid for repair work on a Franklin County road, according to a spokesman for the state transportation department.
- State police appeals ruling over traffic crash reports Updated: Jul-21-15 4:59 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas State Police agency has appealed a judge's ruling that found it had been redacting too much information from traffic crash reports it released to the general public.
- Planned bridge closure concerns east Arkansas residents Updated: Jul-20-15 4:43 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Some West Memphis residents say they're concerned over plans to temporarily close a bridge in 2017 that serves as one of two main crossings between the city and neighboring Memphis, Tennessee.
- Arkansas attorney general rejects 3 proposed amendments Updated: Jul-20-15 3:54 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has rejected three proposals to amend the state constitution, including two to legalize marijuana.
- Hillary Clinton tries to lift Democrats' spirits in Arkansas Updated: Jul-18-15 11:10 pm
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Returning to the state where she served as first lady for 12 years, Hillary Rodham Clinton tried to lift the spirits of Arkansas Democrats on Saturday night after recent losses that have turned what was once friendly turf for her party into decidedly Republican territory
- Trump touts business background as he visits Arkansas Updated: Jul-17-15 10:13 pm
HOT SPRINGS, Arkansas - Donald Trump showed no signs of backing down from his heated rhetoric as the businessman brought his presidential campaign to Arkansas on Friday, vowing to be the "greatest job-producing president that God ever created" and promising to win the Hispanic vote despite his controversial remarks on immigration.
- Director: 25K people under threat of Medicaid cutoff Updated: Jul-17-15 3:44 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas officials say around 25,000 Medicaid recipients have been notified that their coverage is set to end later this month, following an eligibility check.
- Berryville man found dead in Hobbs State Park near Rogers Updated: Jul-17-15 8:28 am
ROGERS, Arkansas - Arkansas State Police are investigating the death of a Berryville man found in Hobbs State Park near Rogers.
- Arkansas Attorney General calls EPA haze plan arbitrary Updated: Jul-16-15 7:26 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge says the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency acted arbitrarily when it issued a federal plan to reduce haze in Arkansas and Missouri wilderness areas.
- Arkansas residents alerted to 'favorite grandson' scam Updated: Jul-16-15 3:08 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas Attorney General's Office is warning elderly residents about the return of an old scam that uses their relatives to swindle them out of money.
- Arkansas lawmakers criticize Iran nuclear deal Updated: Jul-14-15 6:21 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas' all-Republican congressional delegation roundly criticized a nuclear deal announced Tuesday between Iran and world powers, with freshman U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton calling it a "grievous, dangerous mistake."