posted: 07/25/2014 8:07 a.m.
FORT SMITH — Good news: You've got plenty of time to start training for the first Fort Smith Marathon.
posted: 07/25/2014 8 a.m.
PARIS — French soldiers secured a black box from the Air Algerie wreckage site in a desolate region of restive northern Mali on Friday, the French president said. Terrorism hasn't been ruled out as a cause, although officials say the most likely reason for the catastrophe that killed all on board is bad weather.
posted: 07/25/2014 7:59 a.m.
MOSCOW — The Ukrainian army Friday claimed that soldiers came under artillery fire from the Russian side of the border overnight and were attacked by rebels in several other places in the restive east.
posted: 07/25/2014 7:48 a.m.
EL DORADO — An El Dorado man is heading back to prison for up to 10 years after police say he violated his probation.
posted: 07/25/2014 7:43 a.m.
MEMPHIS — Federal prosecutors say a Memphis man has been sentenced to 153 years in prison for a string of store robberies.
posted: 07/25/2014 7:36 a.m.
MEMPHIS — Memphis police have arrested a man recruited to work at the Shelby County sheriff's office and charged him in a fatal hit-and-run crash that killed two people last year.
posted: 07/25/2014 7:29 a.m.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is summoning Central American leaders to the White House to discuss the influx of young immigrants from their countries to the U.S., hoping to show presidential action even as Congress remains deeply split over proposals to stem the crisis on the border.
posted: 07/25/2014 7:13 a.m.
MOUTNAIN HOME — A Baxter County judge has sentenced a Cotter man to 20 years in prison for sexually assaulting a young girl.
posted: 07/25/2014 7:12 a.m.
BENTON, La. — A 35-year-old Arkansas man is accused of stealing equipment worth $27,000 from a farm in Plain Dealing.
posted: 07/25/2014 7:10 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK — The federal government says well more than 100 unaccompanied children in Arkansas have been placed with sponsors so far this year after they crossed the border into the United States.
posted: 07/25/2014 4:10 a.m.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip -- A United Nations school in Gaza crowded with hundreds of Palestinians seeking refuge from fierce fighting came under fire Thursday, leaving at least 15 civilians dead.
posted: 07/25/2014 4:09 a.m.
State health leaders took the first step to reduce the amount of time it takes for families to find out if their children have disorders that require immediate treatment.
posted: 07/25/2014 4:08 a.m.
More than 57,700 Arkansans will share in $6.3 million in rebates from insurance companies as a result of a provision in the 2010 federal health care overhaul law, a federal agency announced Thursday.
posted: 07/25/2014 4:06 a.m.
The Arkansas Board of Health approved changes to the vaccination schedule for students Thursday to make it more closely mirror federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendations.
posted: 07/25/2014 4:01 a.m.
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso -- An Air Algerie jetliner carrying 116 people crashed early Thursday in a rainstorm over restive Mali, and its wreckage was found near the border of neighboring Burkina Faso, officials said.