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Justice Antonin Scalia dead at 79

Justice Antonin Scalia dead at 79

Antonin Scalia, the influential conservative and most provocative member of the Supreme Court, has died at age 79.

Icy rain forecast for state's north

A blast of Arctic air will clash with moisture over Arkansas on Sunday and some freezing rain, sleet and a light wintry mix is exp...

Filing: Halt money for Little Rock school

Attorneys for former Little Rock School Board members and families of black students late Friday asked a federal judge to stop the...

Wal-Mart: Cutting trans fat sooner

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is scheduled to remove partially hydrogenated vegetable oils from its private label food brands by the end of...

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ARKANSAS: FRANK FELLONE

Road sand too salty for garden

Dear Mahatma: Is there salt in the sand that Little Rock uses to spread on the icy roads? It ...

EDITORIAL: MIKE MASTERSON

A valentine story

Should all go as planned, at 3 p.m. today in the Wharton Creek Church outside of Huntsville, Brian Conner ...

SPORTS: NATE ALLEN

Pryor's questions need to be answered

As a U.S. senator, Arkansas' David Pryor asked questions on behalf of the aging that others didn't.

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Kentucky rolls Gamecocks after Calipari is tossed

Kentucky coach John Calipari was thrown out of another road game against South Carolina, although this one had a much better ending for the Wildcats.

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Wal-Mart: Cutting trans fat sooner

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is scheduled to remove partially hydrogenated vegetable oils from its private label food brands by the end of the month, well ahead of federal mandates calling for removal by 2018.

Brigadoon mostly pleasing but staging at times too static

North Little Rock's Argenta Community Theater has put together a bonnie production of Lerner & Loewe's musical Brigadoon, with some fine vocal and acting performances on display during Friday's opening.

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Lab says remains found in lot are those of Searcy toddler

Human remains found in December in Jackson County have been confirmed as those of Malik Drummond, a 2-year-old boy from Searcy who police say was beaten to death by his father.

Oil's best day in seven years rallies stocks

U.S. stocks jumped Friday, ending a five-day slide as oil rebounded with its best day in seven years. An encouraging report on retail sales also helped lift the stock market to its first gain since late last week.

Bucking the party line

Jim and Jeanne Slaughenhoup had a surprise for Hasan when they showed up at his Atlanta-area apartment recently.

'Pot' shop, strip club tied to Colorado mayor

GLENDALE, Colo. -- Colorado's newest pot shop has some wondering whether strippers and weed are too closely aligned on a busy highway just east of downtown Denver.

At least they're trying

The brass thought they were really onto something in the post-Vietnam era, when they finally got rid of C-rations. Gather 'round children, and we'll tell you what Army chow was like for the old-timers: Imagine getting a box lunch for every meal--a real box containing smaller boxes and tin cans. One tin can might have been labeled Turkey Loaf, another Meat and Vegetable Hash, if they ever got that specific. Sometimes a can might have been labeled Canned Meat, and you could take your best guess. Fed-up troopers sometimes just called it Dead Stuff in Fat. Which was more descriptive than any label.

Mitchell named new RBs coach

Arkansas Coach Bret Bielema hired Kansas running backs coach Reggie Mitchell on Friday for the same role with the Razorbacks.

AP FACT CHECK: Republicans debaters on high court, economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican presidential debaters misfired in assertions about Supreme Court nominees, Syria, immigration and more.

2 charged in robbery gone wrong where arm was severed

NEW YORK (AP) — Both people involved in a bizarre botched robbery over pricey sneakers have been arrested after the victim rammed the teenage robber with his SUV, severing his arm, police said Saturday.

Pope to bring message of hope to gritty Mexico City suburb

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Pope Francis heads into the capital's crime-ridden suburb of Ecatepec on Sunday to see firsthand the reality of the Mexican "periphery," where drug violence, gangland-style executions and kidnappings are daily facts of life.

Greek farmers end blockade of central Athens in tax dispute

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek farmers protesting planned tax hikes and pension changes have left a central Athens square where they had been camped out since Friday but are vowing to keep protesting until the government listens.

AP FACT CHECK: Republicans debaters on high court, economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican presidential debaters misfired in assertions about Supreme Court nominees, Syria, immigration and more.

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