posted: 09/29/2016 5:53 p.m.
LITTLE ROCK — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 12 Arkansas counties as natural disaster areas due to losses caused by heavy rain, flooding and high winds since April 1.
posted: 09/29/2016 4:27 p.m.
MANASSAS, Va. — A former daycare worker convicted of child cruelty in what prosecutors described as a "baby fight club" was sentenced to nearly three years in prison, the maximum term the judge could impose.
updated: 09/29/2016 5:51 p.m.
LITTLE ROCK — A federal judge Thursday temporarily prohibited Arkansas from blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding her order requiring the state to continue paying for services for three patients who had sued over the move.
posted: 09/29/2016 3:53 p.m.
FAYETTEVILLE — Rivalry or not, all of Springdale will be united when Springdale High travels across town to No. 1 Springdale Har-Ber on Friday night.
posted: 09/29/2016 3:24 p.m.
A masked thief stole undisclosed amounts of hydrocodone and morphine pills early Thursday from a pharmacy in Little Rock’s Heights neighborhood, police say.
posted: 09/29/2016 3:03 p.m.
Attendance for the event is free, although fans are asked to bring a non-perishable food item to donate.
posted: 09/29/2016 2:36 p.m.
WACO, Texas — A two-headed rat snake found this month in a Central Texas yard has a new home at a zoo.
posted: 09/29/2016 2:27 p.m.
Two wildlife protection agencies have opened an investigation after 10 federally protected birds were found dead earlier this week at a national refuge in White County.
posted: 09/29/2016 2:02 p.m.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. — A student at East Tennessee State University has been arrested after disrupting a Black Lives Matter event on campus wearing a gorilla mask, carrying around a rope and trying to hand out bananas, officials say.
posted: 09/29/2016 1:52 p.m.
Alcohol was likely a factor in a single-vehicle accident that left the car's driver dead early Thursday, law enforcement officials say.
posted: 09/29/2016 1:44 p.m.
An ATM was stolen from inside a Little Rock nail salon sometime between 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and 8:40 a.m. Wednesday, according to the Little Rock Police Department.
posted: 09/29/2016 1:03 p.m.
VERNON, Ind. — Indiana authorities have brought charges against a Pennsylvania man who was injured in a crash that killed his girlfriend earlier this month, alleging that he initially tried to conceal that the crash even happened because he may have been trying to avoid being arrested.
posted: 09/29/2016 12:56 p.m.
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — A utility company says two crows triggered a power outage in mid-July that knocked out service to about 100,000 customers in three Western states.
posted: 09/29/2016 12:46 p.m.
FORT BENNING, Ga. — Officials say seven Afghan military students in four different states, including Arkansas, have been absent without leave since earlier this month.
posted: 09/29/2016 12:31 p.m.
A Jacksonville teenager says she was robbed in Little Rock on Wednesday after getting set up trying to buy a phone, according to the Little Rock Police Department.
updated: 09/29/2016 6:05 p.m.
Arkansas Rep. John Walker said Thursday afternoon that there should be consequences for those responsible for what he said is a system of racial injustice that led to his and colleague Omar Kushukuru’s arrests.
posted: 09/29/2016 11:37 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Lawmakers heaped another round of criticism on Wells Fargo's CEO, pressing Thursday for details about what senior managers knew about allegedly illegal sales practices and when any concerns were disclosed.
posted: 09/29/2016 11:14 a.m.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — A Kentucky man accused of placing shards of glass in a shipment of Styrofoam cups to be sent to fast-food restaurants has pleaded innocent.
posted: 09/29/2016 11:07 a.m.
WASHINGTON — With early voting poised to play a bigger role in this year's election, Hillary Clinton was urging voters in Iowa to start casting ballots Thursday, more than five weeks before Election Day.
posted: 09/29/2016 11:06 a.m.
Peter Berg’s Deepwater Horizon, based on the true events that occurred on an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010, is a would-be visceral epic about the extraordinary courage and resourcefulness of the workers trapped 41 miles off the coast of Louisiana. Our Piers Marchant has a look at the film, which stars Mark Wahlberg and Kurt Russell.