- Arkansas-Little Rock signs Texas high school point guard Updated: May-29-15 7:11 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has announced the signing of a high school point guard from Texas.
- Hutchinson cites emergency in 5 more counties due to floods Updated: May-29-15 6:26 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Gov. Asa Hutchinson added five counties to an emergency declaration Friday after a helicopter tour of areas hard-hit by floods.
- Boxer Jermain Taylor sent back to jail, to have mental exam Updated: May-29-15 5:47 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Boxer Jermain Taylor has been ordered back to jail and must have a new mental exam.
- Arkansas governor OKs bond deal for proposed defense project Updated: May-29-15 2:34 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Legislation that Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed into law Friday authorizes an $87 million incentive package to help lure a major defense project to Arkansas.
- Little Rock man pleads guilty to manslaughter Updated: May-29-15 8:19 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A Little Rock man who was accused of killing a gang rival has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
- Arkansas lawmakers approve moving state's primaries to March Updated: May-28-15 6:56 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas is poised to move its primaries from May to March next year after lawmakers gave final approval Thursday to a measure supporters say would give the state a greater say in deciding the presidential nominees.
- Arkansas-Little Rock announces transfer to Trojan program Updated: May-28-15 6:52 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has announced the transfer of a 6-foot-10-inch forward from Wake Forest to the Trojan program.
- Arkansas justices reject new arguments in gay marriage case Updated: May-28-15 11:32 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas Supreme Court says it won't hear new arguments over whether to legalize gay marriage, but will leave a ban in place until it rules.
- Editor of Arkansas-based 'Oxford American' leaving Updated: May-28-15 4:43 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The editor of the Little Rock-based Oxford American literary magazine is leaving to become the national editor of the online publication The Intercept.
- Abortion ban based on heartbeat rejected by appeals court Updated: May-27-15 4:18 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A federal appeals court struck down one of the nation's toughest abortion restrictions on Wednesday, agreeing with a lower court that ruled an Arkansas law unconstitutionally burdens women by banning abortions after the 12th week of pregnancy if a doctor can detect a fetal heartbeat.
- Manslaughter charge dropped against Hot Springs lawyer Updated: May-27-15 3:23 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Court records show a manslaughter charge has been dismissed against a central Arkansas lawyer as part of a plea deal.
- Boy hit by car while boarding Pulaski County school bus Updated: May-27-15 1:56 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - An 8-year-old boy has suffered injuries that are not believed to be life threatening after being struck by a car while getting onto a school bus in Pulaski County.
- Arkansas farmers expect losses due to flooded fields Updated: May-26-15 7:16 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Farmers across Arkansas are still weathering a series of spring showers that have flooded fields, smothered crops and swept away cattle.
- Fort Smith set to weigh cutting funds to homeless nonprofit Updated: May-26-15 5:10 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Fort Smith city leaders are set to consider a $17,000 funding cut for an area organization that helps the homeless.
- Baptist Health, Verizon Foundation launch diabetes study Updated: May-26-15 3:56 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Verizon Foundation and Baptist Health have announced a pilot program to study whether mobile technology can improve the health of diabetes patients.
- UALR's Resen named Sun Belt women's golfer of year Updated: May-26-15 3:49 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Two golfers from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock are being honored by the Sun Belt Conference for their achievements this year.
- Little Rock bike trial scheduled to open in June Updated: May-25-15 3:34 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Little Rock transportation officials are preparing for the opening of a 13-mile bicycle and pedestrian trail near the Arkansas River.
- Fewer students study botany, more plant collections closing Updated: May-25-15 1:13 pm
MOUNT IDA, Arkansas - The teeming plant world could become a virtual mystery in the coming decades as college students increasingly shy away from studying botany and universities across the U.S. shutter their long-standing herbaria.
- Arkansas treasurer settles ex-worker's civil-rights lawsuit Updated: May-23-15 12:59 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas' treasurer has settled a federal lawsuit filed against him by a former employee when he served as the Saline County clerk.
- Weather officials in Arkansas warn of more rain on holiday Updated: May-22-15 1:26 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Downpours have flooded lakeside campsites and made the Arkansas River unsafe for recreation heading into the Memorial Day weekend, when even more rain is projected to fall across the state.
- Firm tells court Arkansas should return $1.3M in gas tax Updated: May-21-15 6:19 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A Texas-based company is asking Arkansas' highest court to require the state to return more than $1.3 million in taxes it collected on sand that was used in natural gas drilling.
- Acxiom selling IT operations to 2 private-equity firms Updated: May-21-15 3:54 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Little Rock-based Acxiom Corp. said it is selling its information-technology infrastructure management operations to two private-equity firms in a potential $190 million deal.
- DEA raids clinics, pharmacies in 'pill mill' crackdown Updated: May-20-15 7:01 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Authorities raided medical clinics, pharmacies and other locations across the South on Wednesday as part of a Drug Enforcement Administration attempt to thwart illegal prescription drug sales.
- Official: Arkansas officers shoot cuffed man in patrol car Updated: May-20-15 5:15 pm
CABOT, Arkansas - A handcuffed parolee who had been frisked opened fire on law enforcement officers from the back of a patrol car, according to an Arkansas Corrections official, provoking a return of gunfire that left the man dead.
- Little Rock OKs purchase of riot gear for police officers Updated: May-20-15 4:35 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Little Rock officials have approved the purchase of riot gear for nearly all of its police officers after the chief lobbied for them as a precautionary measure following recent unrest in Missouri and Maryland.