Subscribe Register Login

Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 3:48 a.m.
Sheriff's office: Jermain Taylor charged in shooting at home Video |

Sheriff's office: Jermain Taylor charged in shooting at home

10:15 P.M. UPDATE Former professional boxing champion Jermain Taylor has been arrested on charges of first-degree domestic battery and aggravated assault after a shooting at his Pulaski County home that injured his cousin. Authorities say Taylor has been cooperative as they inve...

Governor's office: Marketplace premiums to drop 2% in 2015

The governor’s office announced Tuesday that policies sold through the Arkansas Health Insurance Marketplace will see a two-percen...

Officials: Mayflower officer fired after withholding evidenc...

The Mayflower Police Department confirmed Tuesday that an officer has been terminated after it was discovered he withheld evidence...
Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

PAUL GREENBERG

Paul Greenberg

EDITORIAL

50 ways to beat the heat

Happily, this has been the summer that wasn't in Arkansas. Between the rains in July and the cool spells ...

WALLY HALL

Wally Hall

SPORTS

Razorbacks QB has full support of his team

Within a couple of minutes after it was confirmed that Brandon Allen's truck had been torched, several Arkansas Razorback ...

NATE ALLEN

Nate Allen

SPORTS

Cowardly act disturbing commentary

Unfortunately, the late football coach Vince Lombardi's immortalized assessment that fatigue makes cowards of us all doesn't include enough ...

Health-premium dip set

Premiums for plans on Arkansas' health insurance exchange would drop an average of more than 2 percent next year under preliminary rates approved by the state Insurance Department, state officials announced Tuesday.

Ag secretary requests federal assistance for state, regional farmers

The Arkansas Secretary of Agriculture, Butch Calhoun, asked for federal assistance Tuesday for farmers in the Arkansas and surrounding states regarding contracts with Turner Grain Merchandising.

Featured Galleries

ASU smiling to the bank

JONESBORO -- Terry Mohajir announced the largest individual gift Arkansas State's athletic department has ever received and eased some anxiety for Red Wolves fans all in one announcement Tuesday afternoon.

Modern Family, Breaking Bad ride high

LOS ANGELES -- Modern Family won a record-tying fifth best comedy series Emmy Award, and a dominant Breaking Bad captured the top drama award and a trio of acting honors in Monday's ceremony, which took a somber turn as Robin Williams was remembered with restraint and grace by his longtime friend, Billy Crystal.

Latest Videos

Health-premium dip set

Premiums for plans on Arkansas' health insurance exchange would drop an average of more than 2 percent next year under preliminary rates approved by the state Insurance Department, state officials announced Tuesday.

Consumer mood hits updraft in August

Consumer confidence in the U.S. unexpectedly climbed in August to the highest level in almost seven years, reinforcing signs of a strengthening outlook for the economy in the second half of 2014.

Veg out!

A summer of cookouts and potlucks provides countless opportunities for smoky grilled burgers, skewers and hot dogs. American classics reign, typically topped with ketchup and mustard and -- relished.

U.S. rallying allies to back Syria strikes

The United States has begun to mobilize a broad coalition of allies behind potential military action in Syria and is moving toward expanded airstrikes in northern Iraq, administration officials said Tuesday.

He made the right call

It doesn't matter if it's not fair. Some folks are just held to higher standards than the rest of us. Take a look at the front page. If you're a politician holding public office in Arkansas, or trying to, and you take two homestead exemptions when you're only entitled to one, it's going to make the papers. The rest of us would just get a note in the mail.

ASU smiling to the bank

JONESBORO -- Terry Mohajir announced the largest individual gift Arkansas State's athletic department has ever received and eased some anxiety for Red Wolves fans all in one announcement Tuesday afternoon.

Gaza cease-fire holds as sides weigh gains

JERUSALEM (AP) — An open-ended cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip was holding Wednesday, as many people on both sides of the conflict wondered what was gained during 50 days of fighting.

Former Va. governor wraps up his trial testimony

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's public corruption trial is winding down in federal court in Richmond.

Government-held Ukraine town hit by rebel shells

NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine (AP) — A town in east Ukraine has come under shellfire amid fears that pro-Russian rebels in the region are advancing on government-held areas.

Video games come of age as spectator sport

NEW YORK (AP) — Video games have been a spectator sport since teenagers crowded around arcade machines to watch friends play "Pac-Man." And for decades, kids have gathered in living rooms to marvel at how others master games like "Street Fighter II" and "Super Mario Bros."

US commander: Taliban will test Afghans in 2015

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's election stalemate this summer hurt progress in training the country's military, and resolving the political chaos will be key to that military's success in 2015, Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford said as he stepped down as the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan.

COLUMNISTS

Nate Allen:

Hog Calls: Cowardly act disturbing commentary

Paul Greenberg:

Columnists: 50 ways to beat the heat

Wally Hall:

Like It Is: Razorbacks QB has full support of his team

Kelly Brant:

Front Burner: Title may be fake, tasty result is real

More Columnists Subscription Content >

CALENDAR

Submit an Event | Search Events

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

CENTRAL ARKANSAS BUSINESS DIRECTORY

Arkansas Online