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I-40 westbound lanes reopen in NLR after crews replace sign structure

4:30 p.m. Update: Highway department officials say all westbound lanes of I-40 near the Crystal Hill Road exit, mile marker 148, in North Little Rock have reopened. The Arkansas Online live traffic map shows traffic in the area is clear as of 4:30 p.m. 2:40 p.m. Update: The ce...

Little Rock police chief finalists named

Seven finalists vying to head the Little Rock Police Department have been named. City Manager Bruce Moore announced the candidates...

Boozman recovering after surgery for aortic tear, official s...

U.S. Sen. John Boozman's office says the Republican senator remains hospitalized after undergoing an unexpected heart surgery for ...

Game and Fish sets deer-hunting dates

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has approved the dates for this fall's deer hunting season. Archery season opens Sept. 27, m...
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PAUL GREENBERG

Paul Greenberg

EDITORIAL

On the nature of evil

There may be at least as many definitions of the news as there are sections of the paper—from the ...

WALLY HALL

Wally Hall

SPORTS

It’s more about the green than the cardinal

The first news release came at 8:59 Tuesday morning with pictures of T-shirts and hats featuring the new Arkansas ...

KELLY BRANT

Kelly Brant

FOOD

Leftovers stirred into a cash-saver

When all you have in the fridge are bits and pieces of other meals and a few stray vegetables, ...

Hearing set in Arkansas voter ID lawsuit

An Arkansas judge has scheduled a hearing over a request to block the enforcement of the state's voter ID law in next month's primary.

Game and Fish sets deer-hunting dates

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has approved the dates for this fall's deer hunting season.

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Osceola sets meeting on Big River Steel bonds

The Osceola City Council has scheduled a meeting to discuss issuing $1.5 billion of economic development bonds for the Big River Steel mill.

Arkansas Weekend: Kinetic aesthetic

Creativity will run wild — and traffic-free — when the Thea Arts Festival turns downtown North Little Rock into one big, art-stuffed block party, Jennifer Nixon writes in Thursday's Arkansas Weekend section.

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‘New’ GM seeks in filing to duck liabilities of ‘old’

General Motors Co. and a team of trial lawyers are preparing for a court fight over whether the automaker is liable for the sins of its corporate past.

High court upholds racial-preference ban

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday dealt a blow to affirmative action, upholding a voter-approved ban on racial preferences in admissions at Michigan’s state-run universities in a decision that provides a blueprint for other states wishing to enact similar bans.

Save the Fulbrights

WITH ITS talent for doing just the wrong thing, or at least avoiding the right one, the U.S. State Department has decided to follow the latest trend in American higher education—right over the nearest cliff.

Pujols hits 2 home runs, earns a spot in 500 club

Heading toward the plate after the 500th home run of his career, Albert Pujols glanced ahead and saw a throng of Los Angeles Angels teammates waiting right there to greet him.

Vermont moves toward labeling of GMO foods

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont lawmakers have passed the country's first state bill to require the labeling of genetically modified foods as such, setting up a war between powerful lobbyists for the behemoth U.S. food industry and an American public that overwhelmingly says it approves of the idea.

Vermont moves toward labeling of GMO foods

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont lawmakers have passed the country's first state bill to require the labeling of genetically modified foods as such, setting up a war between powerful lobbyists for the behemoth U.S. food industry and an American public that overwhelmingly says it approves of the idea.

Obama: US would defend Japan in islands dispute

TOKYO (AP) — Showing solidarity with Japan, President Barack Obama affirmed Thursday that the U.S. would be obligated to defend Tokyo in a confrontation with Beijing over a set of disputed islands, but urged all sides to resolve the long-running dispute peacefully.

Vermont moves toward labeling of GMO foods

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont lawmakers have passed the country's first state bill to require the labeling of genetically modified foods as such, setting up a war between powerful lobbyists for the behemoth U.S. food industry and an American public that overwhelmingly says it approves of the idea.

Obama: US would defend Japan in islands dispute

TOKYO (AP) — Showing solidarity with Japan, President Barack Obama affirmed Thursday that the U.S. would be obligated to defend Tokyo in a confrontation with Beijing over a set of disputed islands, but urged all sides to resolve the long-running dispute peacefully.

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