The Arkansas Agriculture Department and the Department of Veterans Affairs launched a new initiative Thursday that aims to help veteran-owned businesses thrive, and draw Arkansas veterans to careers in agriculture.
The parents of a slain soldier stood shoulder to shoulder, grasping hands, as they were presented a Purple Heart medal Wednesday on their son's behalf.
The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press.
1 BOOM Little Rock's River Market, along and north of President Clinton Avenue, will buzz with music, games and fireworks during the annual Pops on the River celebration, noon-10 p.m. Saturday.
President Barack Obama urged Congress on Wednesday to follow his decision to reopen the American Embassy in Havana by lifting the U.S. trade embargo on Cuba.
It may be the most familiar, and the most predictable, story in the day's news. It is certainly one of the most recurrent. It's a wonder newspapers don't just keep it in type and save themselves the trouble of having to rephrase the headline or change the dateline. ("Palestinians press court on Israel/ War-crimes files handed over at the Hague; inquiry sought"--Page 2A, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, June 26, 2015)
WASHINGTON (AP) — At the CIA's Counterterrorism Center, it was a cause for celebration: Meticulous intelligence analysis backed by Hellfire missiles had paid off, once again.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The fraternity connected to a racist video featuring University of Oklahoma students that surfaced this spring announced Thursday that it has hired a director of diversity and inclusion.
LONDON (AP) — Forgiving debt, if done right, can get an economy back on its feet.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks ended a tumultuous trading week with slight losses Thursday as investors sought safety ahead of an extended holiday weekend.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jim Webb, a decorated Vietnam veteran and accomplished novelist who became a fierce critic of the Iraq war in the Senate, announced Thursday that he's challenging Hillary Rodham Clinton and other rivals for the Democratic presidential nomination.