posted: 08/01/2015 3:47 a.m.
The latest estimate of Medicaid recipients who stand to lose their health coverage today is 26,500, about 6,500 fewer than state officials expected Monday.
posted: 08/01/2015 3:47 a.m.
Greek authorities need to "wake up" and do more to adequately accommodate a burgeoning number of foreign arrivals that has become a full-blown humanitarian emergency requiring a natural disaster-like response, a senior official with the United Nations refugee agency said Friday.
updated: 08/01/2015 3:46 a.m.
The Justice Department said Friday that the juvenile justice system in St. Louis County, Mo., treats black youths more harshly than white youths and deprives all low-income youths accused of crimes -- no matter what race -- of their basic constitutional rights.
posted: 08/01/2015 3:44 a.m.
The Arkansas National Guard announced Friday that it was transferring units -- but not guardsmen -- to other states under a restructuring plan.
posted: 08/01/2015 3:43 a.m.
Fire destroyed a downtown Jonesboro building that housed a spa and four apartments, and heavy smoke forced the closure of the Craighead County Courthouse and nearby businesses Friday.
posted: 08/01/2015 3:42 a.m.
An Exxon Mobil filing in U.S. District Court on Friday urged the judge considering a proposed settlement among the state, the U.S. Justice Department and the oil giant to disregard a letter from Central Arkansas Water that sought a delay or rejection of the deal.
updated: 08/01/2015 3:19 a.m.
The white man accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a black church in Charleston wants to plead guilty to 33 federal charges, but his lawyer said in court Friday that he couldn't advise his client to do so until prosecutors say whether they'll seek the death penalty.
posted: 08/01/2015 3:09 a.m.
Summertime and movies seem like a natural pairing, offering respite from the heat and a couple of hours of entertainment. At some Little Rock churches, movies offer more than laughter and tears. They can be a source of theological lessons.
updated: 08/01/2015 3:05 a.m.
Merck & Co.'s vaccine for Ebola is "highly effective," according to an interim analysis from a panel of experts who recommended that a late-stage trial should continue.
updated: 08/01/2015 3:03 a.m.
Arsonists set fire to two Palestinian homes in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Friday, burning a toddler alive and injuring three others in an attack that authorities say was most likely carried out by Jewish extremists.
posted: 08/01/2015 2:27 a.m.
Dre Greenlaw earned the nickname "Big Play Dre" during his time at Fayetteville High School.
posted: 08/01/2015 2:24 a.m.
The second day of the Women's British Open was all about Suzann Pettersen.
posted: 08/01/2015 2:23 a.m.
Drawn out to nearly the last moment before a deadline that wasn't just for show, quarterback Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks discovered a compromise in contract talks.
posted: 08/01/2015 2:17 a.m.
Arkansas Children's Hospital plans to build a hospital in Springdale on land donated by Gary and Robin George, a hospital spokesman said recently.
posted: 08/01/2015 2:15 a.m.
FedEx Corp. faces an in-depth investigation into its bid to take over TNT Express NV just 2 1/2 years after European Union regulators thwarted United Parcel Service Inc.'s attempt to buy the Dutch company.