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HB1228 heads for House; protesters flood Capitol

An amended bill opponents say would allow businesses to refuse service to gays and transgender people cleared a House committee Monday. Arkansas House Bill 1228, dubbed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which passed through the Arkansas Senate on Friday, is now headed to the...

Legislator drops proposal to ban California wine

LITTLE ROCK — An Arkansas lawmaker who wanted to outlaw California wine in retaliation for the West Coast state's egg regulations ...

Man who fled Garland County traffic stop is sought

Garland County officials are searching for a man who escaped authorities during a Sunday night traffic stop. About 11 p.m. Sunday...
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BRADLEY GITZ

EDITORIAL

No nukes for Iran

Barack Obama appears intent upon concluding an agreement with Iran that, according to critics from both parties, could allow ...

CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER

EDITORIAL

The GOP racing form

With Ted Cruz announcing and Rand Paul and Marco Rubio soon to follow, it's time to start handicapping the ...

NATE ALLEN

Nate Allen

SPORTS

Pitchers stepping up for Hogs

A week ago, this column referenced the Arkansas Razorbacks pitching staff as "three and a half men."

Internet filing of campaign reports stalls

LITTLE ROCK -- A proposed law that would have made it easier for Arkansans to see who's giving campaign money to the state's highest elected officials appears stalled as the General Assembly winds down this week.

Wallace named CFO of Windstream REIT

Windstream said Monday that Mark Wallace has been named chief financial officer at its planned real estate investment trust spinoff known as Communications Sales & Leasing Inc, or CS&L.

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Baseball: Boushelle gives Fayetteville another ace arm

FAYETTEVILLE -- John Boushelle had just one 7A-West Conference pitching start to his credit as he began his senior season at Fayetteville.

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$5.18B state budget tops lawmakers' list

Arkansas lawmakers will try to wrap up their work during the 90th Arkansas General Assembly's regular session this week by completing action on a proposed $5.18 billion general-revenue budget, deciding whether this will be the first regular session in 44 years not to refer a proposed constitutional amendment to voters, and considering enacting ethics legislation.

Net streaming services strive to defend turf

Netflix, Amazon and Hulu have suddenly found themselves playing a new role: the establishment.

Dying neurosurgeon thinks about time

In residency, there’s a saying: The days are long, but the years are short. In neurosurgical training, the day usually began a little before 6 a.m., and lasted until the operating was done, which depended, in part, on how quick you were in the operating room.

Net failures reveal gaps in broadband

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- When vandals sliced a fiber-optic cable in the Arizona desert in February, they did more than time-warp thousands of people back to an era before computers, credit cards or even phones. They exposed a glaring vulnerability in the nation's Internet infrastructure: no backup systems in many places.

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Extra 13.1 miles no problem for Davison, 32

FAYETTEVILLE -- Phil Davison returned to the 39th Hogeye Marathon as last year's winner in the Hogeye half marathon run. Sunday, Davison took his first crack at the full 26.2-mile marathon race with hopes of adding another first-place prize to his list of Hogeye feats.

Differences persist on deadline day for Iran nuke talks

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Diplomats are scrambling to reach consensus just hours ahead of a self-imposed deadline on the outline of an Iran nuclear deal.

Officers interview survivor of mobile home park killings

BREMERTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say detectives have interviewed a 22-year-old man who survived a weekend shooting that left a woman and her roommate's toddler dead at a mobile home park.

Differences persist on deadline day for Iran nuke talks

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Diplomats are scrambling to reach consensus just hours ahead of a self-imposed deadline on the outline of an Iran nuclear deal.

Student loan recipients go on repayment strike, face default

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sarah Dieffenbacher is on a debt strike. She's refusing to make payments on the more than $100,000 in federal and private loans she says she owes for studies at a for-profit college that she now considers so worthless she doesn't include it on her resume.

Differences persist on deadline day for Iran nuke talks

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Diplomats are scrambling to reach consensus just hours ahead of a self-imposed deadline on the outline of an Iran nuclear deal.

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