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The Recruiting Guy: Tuesday recruiting tidbits: Hogs offer junior college OT

posted: 05/03/2016 12:43 p.m. Discuss

Arkansas extended an offer to a junior college offensive lineman today.

Ex-TV weatherman's Little Rock ad company earns Guinness World Record

posted: 05/03/2016 12:03 p.m. Comment 1

Guinness World Records on Tuesday recognized Ron Sherman Advertising for 3,503 commercials — a feat the organization says is an all-time record for most commercials produced in history.

Arkansas woman wins $100,000 on lottery ticket

posted: 05/03/2016 11:54 a.m. Discuss

An Arkansas woman has won $100,000 on a lottery ticket.

Sex offender accused of performing sexual act in barber's chair at Little Rock shop

posted: 05/03/2016 11:48 a.m. Discuss

A registered sex offender working at a Little Rock barber shop pleaded innocent Tuesday to charges that he performed a sexual act in front of the shop's clients, including young children.

Study: 'Biggest Loser' contestants have slower metabolisms

posted: 05/03/2016 11:44 a.m. Discuss

CHICAGO — A new study has found that many competitors on NBC's "The Biggest Loser" leave the show with a slower metabolism, making it more difficult to keep off the pounds.

Nursing home investigated after death of man left out in sun

posted: 05/03/2016 11:40 a.m. Discuss

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. — A Florida nursing home is under police investigation after a 65-year-old man suffered second-degree burns and blisters on his abdomen, symptoms of dehydration and then died of heart failure.

Police: Arkansas man entered house, raped woman

posted: 05/03/2016 11:27 a.m. Discuss

A Fayetteville man accused of entering a woman's home and raping her was arrested Monday in connection with rape and burglary, according to a preliminary arrest report from the Fayetteville Police Department.

Family: Young artists at work

posted: 05/03/2016 11:11 a.m. Discuss

The Arkansas Arts Center’s “Young Arkansas Artists” exhibition opens Friday, and there’s a Family Festival and awards ceremony for the exhibit on Saturday.

Food: Cooking with whole grains

posted: 05/03/2016 11:08 a.m. Discuss

Whole grains, delicious and nutritious on their own, can add flavor and texture to baked goods and salads and can even stand in for meat.

Navy SEAL killed in Iraq attack by Islamic State group

posted: 05/03/2016 11:07 a.m. Discuss

BAGHDAD — An American serviceman killed in Iraq by fire from the Islamic State group has been identified as a Navy SEAL.

St. Louis jury awards $55M in Johnson & Johnson cancer suit

posted: 05/03/2016 11:03 a.m. Discuss

ST. LOUIS — For the second time in three months, a St. Louis jury has ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a big award over claims that its talcum powder causes cancer.

Man's body found in submerged truck at Little Rock park

updated: 05/03/2016 12:03 p.m. Discuss

LITTLE ROCK — Police in Little Rock say a man's body has been found inside a pickup that was submerged in a swampy area of a city park.

Ted Cruz seeks to stop Donald Trump in Indiana

posted: 05/03/2016 10:47 a.m. Comment 1

INDIANAPOLIS — Republican Ted Cruz faces a high-stakes test for his presidential campaign in Tuesday's Indiana primary, one of the last opportunities for the Texas senator to halt Donald Trump's march toward the GOP nomination.

Cross-bearing 'Jesus' arrested at Apple store on trespassing charge

posted: 05/03/2016 10:26 a.m. Comment 1

PHILADELPHIA — A man who calls himself "Philly Jesus" has a new cross to bear: He was arrested at a Philadelphia Apple store on a trespassing charge.

Search for missing Arkansas teen enters third day

posted: 05/03/2016 9:30 a.m. Discuss

Authorities are continuing to search for a missing Gould teenager who was last heard from Sunday morning, the Lincoln County sheriff said Tuesday.

Arkansas police sergeants suspended after salary protest

posted: 05/03/2016 9:26 a.m. Discuss

JONESBORO — Two Jonesboro police sergeants have been suspended without pay for their roles in a high-profile protest by several officers unhappy with their salary and benefits.

'Hamilton' leads Tony nods, sets record with 16 nominations

posted: 05/03/2016 9:19 a.m. Discuss

NEW YORK — The megahit musical "Hamilton" has grabbed a record-breaking 16 Tony Award nominations, the biggest haul in Broadway history and another notch in the show's march into theatrical history.

Car crash causes large power failure in west Little Rock

updated: 05/03/2016 11:28 a.m. Discuss

More than 2,600 Arkansans were without power Tuesday morning in west Little Rock after a car crashed into a utility pole, causing a domino effect that destroyed four other poles as well, an Entergy spokesman said.

PHOTO: Man dodges traffic to drag large chair from I-630

posted: 05/03/2016 8:04 a.m. Comments 2

A motorist stopped Monday afternoon on Interstate 630 to clear a chair that fell on the highway's center lane.

Authorities name woman killed in Morrilton wreck

posted: 05/03/2016 7:31 a.m. Discuss

Arkansas State Police released the name of a Plumerville woman killed in an April 20 car crash on the Highway 9 bypass in Morrilton.





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