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Emma Pettit

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Arkansas Democrats cancel anti-hate rally to avoid possible 'violent situation' with Confederate monument supporters

posted: 08/18/2017 1:57 p.m. Comments 9

An anti-hate rally set to convene in Hot Springs on Saturday was canceled to avoid provoking a "violent situation" with an opposing group that wants to preserve Confederate monuments, according to its organizers.

1 dead, 2 others shot after fight breaks out at Arkansas home, police chief says

posted: 08/18/2017 1:22 p.m. Comments 2

A man was killed and two other people were shot after a domestic dispute broke out on the porch of an Phillips County home Thursday afternoon, police said.

Filmmaker Werner Herzog to attend Arkansas festival

posted: 08/18/2017 11:57 a.m. Discuss

Renowned filmmaker, director and screenwriter Werner Herzog will attend the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival at the beginning of October, the festival announced Thursday.

After witnessing holdup, Little Rock man fires at robber, he tells police

posted: 08/18/2017 10:35 a.m. Comment 1

A Little Rock man who witnessed an armed holdup of a 70-year-old woman Thursday evening told police he fired at the assailant, though the robber managed to get away.

Arkansas man accused of pointing unloaded gun at girlfriend's head, pulling trigger

posted: 08/18/2017 8:52 a.m. Comments 2

An Arkansas man was arrested early Friday after he pressed an unloaded gun to his girlfriend's temple and twice pulled the trigger while threatening her, police said.

Arkansas woman, 85, dies in crash after van crosses into path of oncoming vehicle

posted: 08/18/2017 6:30 a.m. Discuss

An 85-year-old Arkansan was killed Thursday after her van swerved into the path of an oncoming vehicle, authorities said.

Police beat

updated: 08/18/2017 2:46 a.m. Discuss

Mom said to chuck can at 3-month-old

State police: Man walking on Arkansas interstate severely hurt after struck by mirror of passing vehicle

updated: 08/18/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

A man walking on the side of Interstate 530 suffered severe injuries after he was sideswiped by a passing vehicle early Thursday, according to the Arkansas State Police.

After Virginia violence, governor denounces hate, says Arkansas' Confederate monuments should stay up

posted: 08/17/2017 1:35 p.m. Comments 19

After a deadly weekend ignited by a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., Gov. Asa Hutchinson stated that racism must be “rejected,” adding that he’s against dismantling Confederate monuments erected in Arkansas.

Central Arkansas mother arrested after throwing formula can at baby's face, police say

posted: 08/17/2017 8:37 a.m. Comments 7

A central Arkansas woman who hurled a can of formula at her baby's head was arrested on assault charges Wednesday afternoon, police said.






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