updated: 12/11/2013 9:07 a.m.
Arkansas State football coach Bryan Harsin is leaving to become head coach at Boise State University.
posted: 12/11/2013 8:28 a.m.
CLARKSVILLE — Testimony continues Wednesday in the first-degree murder trial for a man accused of stabbing a 6-year-old girl to death with a pair of scissors.
posted: 12/11/2013 8:19 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Recognizing that deeper problems may lurk behind the botched rollout of the health-care website, President Barack Obama's top health official Wednesday called for an investigation into management and contracting decisions.
posted: 12/11/2013 8:09 a.m.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia and its Gulf Arab neighbors wrapped up a summit meeting in Kuwait on Wednesday by agreeing to establish a joint military command, paving the way for tighter security coordination even as their regional rival Iran pursues outreach efforts in the wake of its interim nuclear deal.
posted: 12/11/2013 7:53 a.m.
NEW YORK — Time magazine selected Pope Francis as its Person of the Year on Wednesday, saying the Roman Catholic church's new leader has changed the perception of the church in an extraordinary way in a short time.
posted: 12/11/2013 7:21 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Mike Beebe has two speeches planned in central Arkansas.
posted: 12/11/2013 7:19 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK — Obesity experts will meet in Little Rock this week to discuss the latest research at a symposium.
posted: 12/11/2013 7:16 a.m.
JUDSONIA — The Judsonia City Council has appointed an interim leader after last month's death of Mayor Rickey Veach.
posted: 12/11/2013 6:24 a.m.
Icy patches remain on some of Arkansas' highways, officials said Wednesday morning.
posted: 12/11/2013 4:14 a.m.
Scores of leaders from around the world, including President Barack Obama, joined tens of thousands of South Africans in a vast, rainswept soccer stadium Tuesday to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela, whose struggle against apartheid inspired his own country and many far beyond its borders.
posted: 12/11/2013 4:10 a.m.
Congressional negotiators reached a modest budget agreement Tuesday to restore about $63 billion in automatic spending cuts from programs ranging from parks to the Pentagon, with votes expected in both houses by week’s end.
posted: 12/11/2013 3:57 a.m.
Majority Democrats in the Senate won approval Tuesday for one of President Barack Obama’s key judicial nominees, the first of his picks to win confirmation since they weakened the chamber’s filibuster rules.
posted: 12/11/2013 3:43 a.m.
Little Rock voters approved a bond referendum to fund an extensive renovation to downtown’s Robinson Center during Tuesday’s special election.
posted: 12/11/2013 3:42 a.m.
The chief executive officer and the operations manager of Little Rock Wastewater Utility were placed on paid administrative leave Tuesday, and Mayor Mark Stodola asked city police to investigate possible criminal actions in spending that allowed the manager to live on sewage-plant property.
posted: 12/11/2013 3:40 a.m.
A North Little Rock parolee accused of fatally stabbing a woman Monday night was on probation for stabbing her early last year.