posted: 12/11/2013 11:48 a.m.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock is set to receive a sizable donation that will help in the construction of a new cancer treatment facility.
posted: 12/11/2013 11:31 a.m.
Representatives of CARTI Cancer Center and elected officials will hold a ceremony at 2 p.m. today on a 37-acre site on Riley Drive off John Barrow Road in Little Rock where the $90 million facility will be located.
posted: 12/11/2013 2:26 a.m.
David Cheesewright, president and CEO of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s Europe, Middle East, Africa and Canada operations, will replace Doug McMillon as president and CEO of Wal-Mart International on Feb. 1. That’s when McMillon takes over the company’s top job from Mike Duke.
posted: 12/11/2013 2:21 a.m.
QUOTE OF THE DAY “The rise in inventories spread out across a broad swath of goods combined with the solid increase in sales is quite encouraging.” Thomas Simons, Jefferies LLC economist
posted: 12/11/2013 2:20 a.m.
Poultry firm building feed mill in Kentucky Chicken breeder Cobb-Vantress Inc. is building a $15 million feed mill in Albany, Ky.
posted: 12/10/2013 7:41 a.m.
ALTOONA, Iowa — Tyson has decided to expand its animal welfare requirements to its beef and chicken suppliers.
posted: 12/10/2013 7:35 a.m.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. on Tuesday said David Cheesewright will be the next president and chief executive of Walmart International, the Bentonville-based retail giant's second-largest operating segment.
posted: 12/10/2013 2:11 a.m.
A nuclear reactor at Entergy Corp.’s Arkansas Nuclear One was shut down at 7:50 a.m. Monday after a transformer exploded in an electrical switchyard at the power plant near Russellville.
posted: 12/10/2013 2:06 a.m.
Koch buys out Molex in $7.2 billion deal Koch Industries Inc. has finalized the $7.2 billion purchase of electronic-components company Molex Inc.
posted: 12/09/2013 12:58 a.m.
FAYETTEVILLE — The flying camera buzzes like a gigantic bee as it hovers in the crisp November air.
posted: 12/08/2013 4:32 p.m.
A man has died Sunday after police said he shot himself following a police car chase on Interstate 40 in northwest Arkansas.
posted: 12/08/2013 12:45 a.m.
J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. is getting back to its roots.
posted: 12/08/2013 12:36 a.m.
ROGERS — There it sat in its display case, the reincarnation of an honest to goodness blue steel beauty, capable of taking ducks on the wing and handy when spectacular hip shots are required.
posted: 12/07/2013 2:02 a.m.
QUOTE OF THE DAY “People are feeling better, that’s a positive for the holiday season. This year I don’t see the same strong fiscal headwinds ahead of us to impede our momentum.” Russell Price, Ameriprise Financial Inc. senior economist
posted: 12/07/2013 2 a.m.
Farm Bureau voters re-elect two at top Delegates to the 79th annual Arkansas Farm Bureau convention Friday re-elected Manila farmer Randy Veach as president and Rich Hillman of Carlisle as vice president.