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Trump hints at softening on immigration stance

updated: 08/24/2016 3:55 a.m. Discuss

Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that he is open to "softening" laws dealing with immigrants in the country illegally, a sign that the Republican presidential nominee is considering easing the stance he has taken since the beginning of his campaign.

Trump holding off on party donations

updated: 08/24/2016 3:50 a.m. Discuss

Donald Trump's July fundraising provided the Republican National Committee with less than half as much as Mitt Romney's efforts four years ago, an Associated Press review of the campaign-finance documents found.

Foundation donors rife on Clinton's calendar as secretary

updated: 08/24/2016 3:48 a.m. Discuss

More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money -- either personally or through companies or groups -- to the Clinton Foundation.

In LR, Kaine vows fight for state in November

updated: 08/24/2016 3:45 a.m. Discuss

Democrats may be underdogs, but they will fight hard to carry the Natural State in November, the party's vice presidential nominee said Tuesday.

Appeals court hears voting case

updated: 08/24/2016 3:44 a.m. Discuss

A federal appeals court will decide whether Kansas has the right to ask people who register to vote when they get their driver's licenses for proof that they're citizens, a decision which could affect whether thousands have their ballots counted in November's election.

Biden: U.S. 100% committed to NATO

updated: 08/24/2016 3:38 a.m. Discuss

Vice President Joe Biden said Tuesday that the U.S. was "absolutely, thoroughly, 100 percent committed" to NATO and that its Baltic allies should ignore Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

New group joins fight against two 'pot' initiatives

posted: 08/24/2016 3:18 a.m. Discuss

A new group has formed to coordinate attacks on the proposed Arkansas Medical Cannabis Act and Arkansas Medical Marijuana Amendment.

Ballot-issue groups pay name-gatherer

posted: 08/24/2016 3:09 a.m. Discuss

A professional signature-gathering firm received money in July from two Arkansas groups vying to get their proposals on the Nov. 8 general ballot, while groups on both sides of various issues began raising funds for general election campaigns, according to documents filed this month.

Review: Many donors to foundation met with Hillary Clinton while secretary of state

posted: 08/23/2016 2:49 p.m. Comment 1

WASHINGTON — €”More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money — either personally or through companies or groups — to the Clinton Foundation.

Obama to visit flood-damaged Louisiana in show of support

posted: 08/23/2016 11:06 a.m. Comments 4

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is making his first visit to flood-ravaged southern Louisiana as he attempts to assure the many thousands who have suffered damage to their homes, schools and businesses that his administration has made their recovery a priority.

Tim Kaine in Little Rock today for fundraiser; $2,700 minimum to get into event at attorney’s home

posted: 08/23/2016 5:45 a.m. Comments 2

Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine will visit central Arkansas today for a private fundraiser in Chenal Valley, party officials said Monday.

Trump: Will be fair with aliens

posted: 08/23/2016 5:45 a.m. Comments 10

AKRON, Ohio -- Republican Donald Trump promised Monday to be "fair but firm" toward the estimated 11 million immigrants living in the United States illegally.

Probe dug up 14,900 Cinton emails

posted: 08/23/2016 5:45 a.m. Comments 2

The FBI's yearlong investigation of Hillary Clinton's private email server uncovered 14,900 emails and documents from her time as secretary of state that had not been disclosed by her attorneys, and a federal judge on Monday pressed the State Department to begin releasing emails sooner than mid-October, as it planned.

State Department: Nearly 15,000 new Clinton emails recovered in FBI probe

posted: 08/22/2016 11:29 a.m. Comments 10

WASHINGTON — The State Department said Monday it is reviewing nearly 15,000 previously undisclosed emails recovered as part of the FBI's now-closed investigation into the handling of sensitive information that flowed through Hillary Clinton's private home server.

Clinton's spending dwarfs Trump

posted: 08/22/2016 5:45 a.m. Comments 15

Hillary Clinton spent more on commercials in July than presidential rival Donald Trump spent on his entire campaign, according to new finance reports filed Saturday night.

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