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State police investigating officer-involved shooting

posted: 09/01/2015 5:43 p.m. Comment 1

Arkansas State Police said Tuesday afternoon that the agency is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Helena-West Helena.

UA unveils new stadium food options

posted: 09/01/2015 5:20 p.m. Discuss

Fans attending this weekend's season opener between Arkansas and UTEP will notice an increase in concession options at Razorback Stadium.

Covered wagon overturns, snarls traffic on Arkansas highway

posted: 09/01/2015 5:19 p.m. Discuss

LITTLE ROCK — History bumped into modern times when a covered wagon overturned on a busy Arkansas interstate, snarling traffic for a short time.

Garfield man's death investigated as homicide after body found

posted: 09/01/2015 4:10 p.m. Discuss

A homicide investigation has been opened into the death of Ronald Kultgen, 53, of Garfield, after his Body was was found Saturday in Madison County according to the Benton County Sheriff's Office.

26-year-old Springdale man killed in motorcycle wreck

posted: 09/01/2015 3:44 p.m. Comment 1

A 26-year-old Springdale man was killed in a wreck Tuesday morning near Huntsville, according to a report from Arkansas State Police.

Will others follow Hogs' two-a-day lead?

posted: 09/01/2015 3:44 p.m. Discuss

The Razorbacks became one of the first SEC programs - if not the first - to do away with two-a-days.

Six Arkansans named Black Hall of Fame inductees

updated: 09/01/2015 5:23 p.m. Comments 5

The Arkansas Black Hall of Fame Foundation announced its 2015 inductees Tuesday, a selection of six Arkansans in education, sports and the arts.

Los Angeles named as U.S. bid to host 2024 Olympics

updated: 09/01/2015 4:02 p.m. Discuss

The U.S. Olympic Committee has formally named the city of Los Angeles as the U.S. bid to host the 2024 Olympics.

Reports: Weapons found at scene of Oklahoma family slaying

posted: 09/01/2015 2:50 p.m. Discuss

TULSA — Police recovered multiple weapons and protective gear from the suburban Tulsa home where a couple and three of their children were stabbed to death in July.

Rutledge: Non-discrimination ordinances 'unenforceable'

posted: 09/01/2015 2:47 p.m. Comments 28

Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said Tuesday that Act 137 of 2015 "renders unenforceable" five ordinances that protect members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community from discrimination.

Hot Springs plans two-day buffalo festival after escapes

posted: 09/01/2015 2:11 p.m. Comment 1

After two buffalo escapes this year, the Hot Springs Convention and Visitors Bureau is embracing the attention with plans to begin a festival in 2016.

Organizers cancel Phases of the Moon festival

posted: 09/01/2015 1:49 p.m. Comments 2

The Phases of the Moon Music + Art Festival scheduled for October will not go on as planned, organizers said Tuesday.

Governor asked to set executions for 8 inmates

posted: 09/01/2015 1:29 p.m. Comments 10

Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has officially asked Gov. Asa Hutchinson to set execution dates for eight death-row inmates who have exhausted all appeals.

Tulsa college learns of radioactive spill at research campus

posted: 09/01/2015 12:48 p.m. Discuss

TULSA — A University of Tulsa spokeswoman says school officials were "blindsided" when they learned that a small, radioactive chemical spill occurred last fall at college's north research campus.

Lawrence County OKs placing tax issue on November ballot

posted: 09/01/2015 12:09 p.m. Discuss

WALNUT RIDGE — Voters in a northeast Arkansas county will be asked this fall to approve a sales tax increase to help build and maintain a new jail.

Illinois police hunt for 3 suspects after officer killed

updated: 09/01/2015 4:17 p.m. Comments 2

FOX LAKE, Ill. — Police in northern Illinois say a manhunt is underway after an officer was shot and killed while pursuing a group of suspicious men.

Hutchinson: State needs to re-evaluate higher ed funding

updated: 09/01/2015 1:02 p.m. Comments 2

Gov. Asa Hutchinson said during an Arkansas Department of Higher Education meeting Tuesday that the state should re-evaluate its "outdated" method of funding higher education.

PHOTOS: High school football season begins in LR

posted: 09/01/2015 11:25 a.m. Gallery Discuss

Click the galleries at left to see photos from two games Monday night at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock.

U.S. stocks fall sharply on bleak Chinese manufacturing report

posted: 09/01/2015 11:21 a.m. Comment 1

NEW YORK — More signs of weakness in China's economy are sending stocks and the price of oil sharply lower.

Dave & Buster's applies for Little Rock building permit

updated: 09/01/2015 12:21 p.m. Comments 2

Dave & Busters has applied for a permit to open a location in southwest Little Rock.




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