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Sherwood man faces multiple counts of child porn possession

posted: 10/21/2016 6:57 p.m. Discuss

Pulaski County authorities apprehended a Sherwood man Friday, charging him with multiple counts of possession of child pornography.

ARPreps: Live scoring updates from high school football games across the state

posted: 10/21/2016 6:30 p.m. Discuss

ARPreps: Live scoring updates from high school football games across the state

Arkansas court won't reconsider ruling against casinos issue

posted: 10/21/2016 5:49 p.m. Discuss

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Supreme Court says it won't reconsider its decision that votes on a casino-gambling issue not be counted this year.

Fund created after Arkansas mass shooting victim's headstone destroyed

posted: 10/21/2016 4:42 p.m. Discuss

The Jonesboro Police Department and Bear State Bank have established a fund to replace the headstone of a 1998 Westside Middle School shooting victim.

Trump vows no regrets; Clinton ups pressure over Khan attack

posted: 10/21/2016 3:22 p.m. Comments 4

CLEVELAND —€” Hillary Clinton ramped up her pressure on Donald Trump in the election's most competitive states Friday with an emotional TV ad targeting his criticism of a Muslim-American family. Trump vowed to go all-out in the final three weeks so he'll have no regrets — even if he loses.

Boozman portrays Eldridge as gift from Obama in new ad

posted: 10/21/2016 3:16 p.m. Comments 9

LITTLE ROCK — Republican U.S. Sen. John Boozman has launched his first negative ad against Democratic challenger Conner Eldridge, portraying the former federal prosecutor as a gift from President Barack Obama to predominantly conservative Arkansas.

Arkansas city asks court to uphold its LGBT protections

posted: 10/21/2016 2:41 p.m. Comments 3

LITTLE ROCK — An Arkansas city says its ordinance banning discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity doesn't violate a state law that was intended to prevent such local protections, and argues the state's highest court doesn't need to weigh in on the law's constitutionality.

Arkansas medical marijuana proponents launch TV ad

posted: 10/21/2016 2:34 p.m. Comments 5

LITTLE ROCK — Supporters of a medical marijuana proposal in Arkansas have launched a television ad touting the November ballot measure as a way to help children with seizures.

Guinness declares massive ice cream sundae a record

posted: 10/21/2016 2:28 p.m. Discuss

Guinness World Records says a roughly half-mile-long ice cream sundae that was gobbled up this June was the longest ever.

Arkansas man robbed of cash, thrown from moving vehicle, police say

posted: 10/21/2016 1:59 p.m. Comment 1

An Arkansas man says he was robbed of at least $300 in cash and thrown from a moving car Thursday afternoon, according to the Little Rock Police Department.

Pedestrian hit, killed by 18-wheeler while walking on Arkansas interstate, police say

posted: 10/21/2016 1:56 p.m. Discuss

A pedestrian was fatally struck Friday morning when he walked in front of an 18-wheeler on Interstate 30 in southwest Arkansas, police say.

Police: Little Rock student beaten by 7 people, 5 of them teens

posted: 10/21/2016 1:25 p.m. Comments 4

A Little Rock School District student says he was beaten and robbed by seven people Thursday afternoon, according to police.

Photos show European Mars probe crashed, may have exploded

posted: 10/21/2016 1:23 p.m. Discuss

BERLIN — Europe's experimental Mars probe hit the right spot — but at the wrong speed — and may have ended up in a fiery ball of rocket fuel when it struck the surface, scientists said Friday.

5 things to watch as Arkansas and Auburn meet in top 25 showdown

posted: 10/21/2016 12:53 p.m. Comments 2

The Auburn Tigers are rested from an open date while Arkansas has reached the midpoint of a grueling stretch against ranked teams.

Juvenile-transfer hearing for teen charged with killing Arkansas couple suspended

posted: 10/21/2016 12:24 p.m. Discuss

CONWAY — The juvenile-transfer hearing for one of the teenagers accused in the 2015 double slaying of a Conway couple was suspended Friday morning following objections by the teen's attorney over the admission text messages as evidence.

Police: Little Rock man who fled after being stopped for texting while driving arrested days later

posted: 10/21/2016 12:16 p.m. Discuss

A Little Rock man who police say fled after authorities stopped him for texting and driving was arrested two days later, according to an Arkansas State Police report.

Police: Driver robbed at gunpoint after giving ride to man in Little Rock

posted: 10/21/2016 11:42 a.m. Comments 4

An armed robber pointed a revolver at a driver's head before stealing money and leaving with his car Thursday in south Little Rock, according to a police report.

Style: What to do about leaves?

posted: 10/21/2016 11:32 a.m. Discuss

The question blows in the wind every autumn, writes Ron Wolfe in Style.

Turkey defends fight against Syrian Kurd rebels

posted: 10/21/2016 11:30 a.m. Discuss

BEIRUT — Turkey's prime minister has rebuffed criticism of operations against Syrian Kurdish fighters and says they will continue.

Arkansas man killed when car overturns after hitting stop sign, tree

posted: 10/21/2016 11:27 a.m. Discuss

An Arkansas man died after his car hit a stop sign and tree and then overturned in Lamar on Thursday morning, according to an Arkansas State Police report.




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