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WATCH: Arkansan Baber advances on 'The Voice'

updated: 10/13/2015 5:32 p.m. Discuss

Marion native Barrett Baber has a few song ideas in mind as he advances to the next round of the NBC singing competition "The Voice."

Eldridge to formally kick off Senate bid in Augusta

posted: 10/13/2015 5:05 p.m. Discuss

LITTLE ROCK — Former federal prosecutor Conner Eldridge is kicking off his bid to unseat Republican U.S. Sen. John Boozman with an event this weekend.

Lonoke County to place ‘In God We Trust’ on patrol vehicles

posted: 10/13/2015 4:43 p.m. Discuss

The Lonoke County sheriff’s office said Tuesday that it will be placing “In God We Trust” decals on its patrol vehicles.

Teens plead innocent in Conway slayings of friend's grandparents

updated: 10/13/2015 3:08 p.m. Discuss

CONWAY — Two teenagers charged with first-degree murder in connection with the shooting deaths of a friend's grandparents pleaded innocent in court Tuesday.

Little Rock doctor pleads guilty in fraudulent billing of $2.2M

posted: 10/13/2015 2:50 p.m. Comment 1

A Little Rock doctor pleaded guilty on Tuesday to committing health care fraud with fraudulent billing that exceeded $2.2 million, U.S. Attorney Christopher Thyer said.

Arkansas to appeal stay on executions to state Supreme Court

updated: 10/13/2015 2:02 p.m. Comments 3

LITTLE ROCK — Lawyers for the state of Arkansas have filed notice that they will appeal a lower court judge's temporary restraining order that halted eight planned executions scheduled to begin next week.

Chief: Not enough evidence for murder charge in Memphis officer's death

updated: 10/13/2015 1:23 p.m. Discuss

MEMPHIS — Memphis police say there is not enough evidence to charge a man with murder in the fatal shooting of an off-duty police officer.

California fugitive wanted in stabbing death arrested in Arkansas

posted: 10/13/2015 1:07 p.m. Discuss

A man wanted in a California stabbing death case was arrested Oct. 6 in Glenwood and awaits extradition, according to the Pike County sheriff's office.

Planned Parenthood to no longer accept payment in fetal tissue programs

posted: 10/13/2015 12:46 p.m. Comments 9

NEW YORK — Responding to a furor over undercover videos, Planned Parenthood says it will maintain programs at some of its clinics that make fetal tissue available for research but will no longer accept any sort of payment to cover the costs of those programs.

Man held on 12 counts of attempted murder in Helena-West Helena fire

posted: 10/13/2015 11:55 a.m. Comment 1

A Helena-West Helena man has been arrested in connection with a house fire last month that police said involved shots fired at 12 people in the residence as they attempted to flee.

Woman sues nephew, 12, says his greeting at party led to fall

posted: 10/13/2015 11:30 a.m. Comments 7

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A woman is suing her 12-year-old nephew in Connecticut for $127,000 for injuries she says she suffered from his exuberant greeting at his birthday party four years ago.

Panel upholds dismissal of license-plate-reader lawsuit

posted: 10/13/2015 11:20 a.m. Discuss

LITTLE ROCK — An appeals court panel has upheld a federal judge's decision to dismiss a lawsuit challenging Arkansas' restricting the digital collection of license plate data.

World's biggest beer makers agree to join forces

posted: 10/13/2015 11:19 a.m. Discuss

BRUSSELS — The world's top two beer makers agreed Tuesday to join forces to create a company that would control nearly a third of the global market and threaten to dominate the U.S. by bringing together Budweiser and Miller Genuine Draft.

Democrats set to face off in party's 1st debate of '16 campaign

posted: 10/13/2015 11:11 a.m. Comments 2

WASHINGTON — The rivalry between Hillary Rodham Clinton and Bernie Sanders will be at the forefront as Democrats take the stage Tuesday in Las Vegas for the party's first debate of the 2016 campaign.

Metova app firm to open 2nd Arkansas office, create 30 jobs

posted: 10/13/2015 10:46 a.m. Discuss

Metova Inc., a Franklin, Tenn.-based mobile application software development company, will open a Fayetteville office in a move that will create about 30 jobs, the firm said Tuesday.




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