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Maggio motion asks to pull plea

Maggio motion asks to pull plea

Two weeks before Michael Maggio is scheduled for sentencing, the ousted judge asked a federal court Friday to let him withdraw a guilty plea on a bribery charge.

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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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.

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.

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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.

Pope opens Mexico visit after historic stop with patriarch

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Pope Francis kicked off his first day in Mexico with a long popemobile ride past adoring crowds, launching into a day that starts with tough-love speeches to the country's political and church elite and ends with a silent prayer before the Virgin of Guadalupe at the largest and most important Marian shrine in the world.

The Latest: Baton Rouge police say 2 officers, suspect shot

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The Latest: Mexico president says shares pope's concerns

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Main Street holds up as Wall Street struggles, for a change

NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is hurting, and Main Street doesn't care. It's got burgers and cars to buy.

Viewers' Guide: GOP hopefuls spar in South Carolina

WASHINGTON (AP) — Serious issues are facing the Republican presidential candidate in their debate Saturday night in South Carolina. The state has a deep-rooted military culture and is still reeling from the shooting deaths of nine black parishioners at a Charleston church in June.

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