posted: 01/30/2015 7:30 a.m.
DE QUEEN — Sevier County officials say there was disorder in the court when 30 bats flew into a courtroom while a number of defendants were on trial.
posted: 01/30/2015 7:23 a.m.
Tyson Foods Inc. on Friday announced a first-quarter profit of $309 million, up about 22 percent from a net income of $254 million in the same quarter of 2014.
posted: 01/30/2015 6:55 a.m.
At its best, jazz eludes capture and mechanical reproduction. It is a moment, a collaboration between players and listeners, irreducible to digital bytes or grooves cut in wax.
posted: 01/30/2015 2:56 a.m.
A bill reauthorizing the use of federal dollars for the state's private-option program sailed through the state Senate on Thursday.
updated: 01/30/2015 2:52 a.m.
The new Republican-majority Senate on Thursday passed a bill to force approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, which President Barack Obama has said he will veto.
updated: 01/30/2015 2:50 a.m.
Declaring an end to "mindless austerity," President Barack Obama called for a surge in government spending Thursday and asked Congress to throw out the sweeping budget cuts both parties agreed to four years ago when deficits were spiraling out of control.
updated: 01/30/2015 2:47 a.m.
On the first morning of a new era in the Little Rock School District, interim Superintendent Dexter Suggs said change is coming to Arkansas' largest school system, which is now operating under state control.
posted: 01/30/2015 2:45 a.m.
A city attorney in Northwest Arkansas has agreed to leave his elected office as part of a $390,000 settlement with the city of Rogers. The amount is close to what his salary would have been if he had finished out his term.
updated: 01/30/2015 2:41 a.m.
Americans could freely travel to Cuba under a bill proposed Thursday by a bipartisan group of senators including Arkansas' John Boozman.
updated: 01/30/2015 2:40 a.m.
Idaho lawmakers voted Thursday to halt a bill that would create protections for gay people, siding with the concerns of religious-freedom supporters.
posted: 01/30/2015 2:27 a.m.
WALDRON -- Emergency medical technicians testified Thursday that they could offer little help to 60-year-old Tou Lor as he lay on his living room floor bleeding to death last February from multiple knife wounds that he suffered in a sudden attack from a man who asked to use his phone.
posted: 01/30/2015 2:24 a.m.
One of the best defensive teams in the country had its winning streak end when it couldn't stop Arkansas State from scoring Thursday night.
posted: 01/30/2015 2:21 a.m.
On some point Sunday it will happen.
posted: 01/30/2015 1:56 a.m.
In a corrupt world of rascals and thugs, cheats and chiselers, how is the honest man to make it? J.C. Chandor's stunning third film, the period drama A Most Violent Year, asks that very grown-up question and answers it with dispassionate pragmatism: A man does what he has to do.
posted: 01/30/2015 1:55 a.m.
CONWAY -- Three technology firms plan to hire 140 workers and invest nearly $2.5 million to open offices in downtown Conway.