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AG Rutledge: Arkansas law allows 'open carry' of guns

AG Rutledge: Arkansas law allows 'open carry' of guns

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge says a 2013 law allows someone to openly carry a handgun as long as they don't plan to illegally use it against another person. The Republican said in an advisory opinion Friday that the law generally allows "open carry" but...

Benton man files lawsuit after Ashley Madison breach

A class-action lawsuit filed Thursday in Saline County Circuit Court alleges that a recent security breach of the Ashley Madison w...

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AG Rutledge: Arkansas law allows 'open carry' of guns

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge says a 2013 law allows someone to openly carry a handgun as long as they don't plan to illegally use it against another person.

Sankey sends letter to Williams

Jonathan Williams has well-wishers across the county, including one at SEC Headquarters in Birmingham, Alabama.

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Tyson ends contract over maltreatment

Tyson Foods has ended its contract with a poultry farm in Tennessee after an animal-welfare group documented conditions at the farm using a hidden camera.

Names and faces

Members of a small Baptist church in southwest Georgia where former President Jimmy Carter frequently teaches Sunday school are capping the number of people who can attend.

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Carson stops to stump in state

A self-described Washington outsider visited Arkansas on Thursday and told more than 2,000 people that politicians are overrated.

Labor ruling eases union bargaining

The National Labor Relations Board in Washington on Thursday made it easier for unions to bargain for higher wages and benefits, potentially opening the door for organized workers at fast-food chains and other franchises to negotiate with the larger corporations.

Judging books ...

Josh Trank's "Fantastic Four" was precisely the kind of release big studios dread the most: Expensive ($120 million, reportedly, and that's before marketing costs), dreadful, and worst of all, subject to a never-ending cascade of bad press.

New Orleans has inspired all of U.S., Obama tells city

President Barack Obama held out the people of New Orleans on Thursday as an extraordinary example of renewal and resilience but also acknowledged that much remains to be done 10 years after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.

A search for answers

Here some of us thought things were looking up when it comes to holding kids in Arkansas' juvenile lockups. Maybe that's because of all the good news coming out of Danville these days.

No ifs, ands or buts

Defending Class 5A state champion Pulaski Academy is reloading, but the Bruins remain the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's No. 1 team in Class 5A heading into the 2015 season.

Cecil and Caitlyn heat up the Halloween costume wars early

NEW YORK (AP) — Who gets to decide what grown people wear for Halloween?

Police: Construction crooner found dead in apparent suicide

NEW YORK (AP) — A karaoke-loving ironworker who briefly became a New York sensation for his serenades from a subway construction site has been found dead in an apparent suicide, two months after he disappeared from his Queens neighborhood, police said Friday.

Dominica prime minister says 20 dead following 'Erika'

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Tropical Storm Erika began to lose steam Friday over Haiti and the Dominican Republic, but it caused a trail of destruction that killed at least 20 people and left another 31 missing on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said.

Ex-Subway ad exec says he didn't know of Fogle's sex crimes

NEW YORK (AP) — A former executive who was in charge of Subway's advertising says he wasn't aware of pitchman Jared Fogle's criminal sexual conduct with minors.

Donald Trump speaks at $100-per-person event near Boston

NORWOOD, Mass. (AP) — Donald Trump held a $100-per-person campaign event — which he repeatedly insisted wasn't a fundraiser — outside of Boston on Friday evening as he backpedaled on his previous pledge not to accept contributions for his campaign.

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