posted: 04/23/2015 2:11 a.m.
It's proving to be a difficult earnings season for oil companies as low prices for crude are sapping profits and pushing many into the red for the first quarter.
posted: 04/15/2015 2:09 a.m.
Oil production from the nation's shale formations is approaching its peak -- at least in the short term.
posted: 04/13/2015 1:56 a.m.
The United States has so much excess oil -- a product of booming production from the nation's shale formations -- that it is running out of places to store it.
posted: 04/13/2015 1:54 a.m.
Oil prices have collapsed before -- the 2008 financial crisis is a recent example.
posted: 04/10/2015 2:07 a.m.
The Museum Center building in Little Rock's River Market District will be getting four new tenants this year, and they all have one thing in common: technology.
posted: 04/08/2015 2:08 a.m.
Conway-based tech firms Inuvo Inc. and PrivacyStar are negotiating a lease to move into office space in Little Rock's River Market District, sources familiar with the talks said Tuesday.
posted: 04/05/2015 1:42 a.m.
The new plan by Arkansas Children's Hospital to no longer hire smokers is a growing trend at medical facilities, but since the passage of the Affordable Care Act, the decades-old movement of workplace wellness programs has accelerated in all business sectors, analysts said.
updated: 04/01/2015 4:06 a.m.
Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock has a new message for potential employees: Smokers need not apply.
posted: 03/27/2015 1:47 a.m.
Volatility has entered the international oil market as escalating fighting in Yemen fuels concern about Middle East crude supplies.
posted: 03/22/2015 2:16 a.m.
Windstream Holdings Inc. changed leaders in December -- and a period of change isn't over yet for the telecom company.
posted: 03/21/2015 3:54 a.m.
M&M Environmental Group, an oil-field services company based in Conway, laid off 200 employees Friday after losing a contract with Fayetteville Shale driller Southwestern Energy Co.
posted: 03/20/2015 1:56 p.m.
An oilfield-services company in Conway said Friday that it has laid off 200 employees in response to its main contract being terminated.
posted: 03/17/2015 2:07 a.m.
An energy firm from Singapore has acquired Murphy Oil Corp.'s remaining facilities in the United Kingdom, including its shuttered refinery in Wales, with plans to turn it into a storage facility.
updated: 03/04/2015 4:14 a.m.
U.S. motorists who have been filling their vehicles with some of the cheapest gasoline in years are starting to see a rapid increase in prices at the pump.
posted: 02/28/2015 1:53 a.m.
Southwestern Energy Co., the main driller operating in the Fayetteville Shale, has announced plans to cut spending in Arkansas by 40 percent this year.