posted: 09/04/2015 2:06 a.m.
Spectra Energy began covering its main transmission line under the Arkansas River with a layer of rock this week in response to signs that the river's current played a part in the violent rupture of its parallel, backup pipeline in May.
posted: 09/03/2015 2:12 a.m.
A subsidiary of Southwestern Energy Co. has agreed to pay $950,000 to the United States in a settlement of a mineral trespass claim, the U.S. attorney's office for the Eastern District of Arkansas said.
posted: 08/30/2015 3:13 a.m.
When crude prices first plummeted last year in the face of a global oil glut, OPEC had one response: Keep pumping oil.
updated: 08/20/2015 4:07 a.m.
Oil prices tumbled to a six-year low Wednesday on signs a global glut will persist.
updated: 08/19/2015 7:46 a.m.
John Correnti, the visionary who guided the creation of three steel mills in Mississippi County and others outside Arkansas, died Tuesday in Chicago. He was 68.
posted: 08/18/2015 5:21 a.m.
U.S. refineries are taking advantage of a year-long slump in oil prices by processing the most crude in decades and they are expected to continue doing so -- even after demand slows with the end of summer, energy analysts said.
posted: 08/14/2015 2:27 a.m.
Shares of Dillard's Inc. saw a slight rebound Thursday after the Little Rock retailer reported a 13.3 percent drop in second-quarter profit.
posted: 08/14/2015 2:13 a.m.
Shares of Communications Sales & Leasing Inc. rose 4.8 percent Thursday after the company reported its first financial results since its split from Windstream Holdings Inc.
posted: 08/12/2015 2:12 a.m.
CHI St. Vincent and Conway Regional Health System on Tuesday announced they have entered into a five-year "management agreement," the result of more than a year of discussions.
posted: 08/09/2015 1:54 a.m.
As the 2016 presidential campaign begins to take shape, candidates are looking to target and influence specific voters, and some will turn to consumer data gathered by Little Rock's Acxiom Corp.
posted: 08/07/2015 2:06 a.m.
Shares of Windstream Holdings Inc. surged almost 10 percent Thursday after the Little Rock company reported a smaller-than-expected second-quarter loss and announced plans for a new share-repurchasing program.
posted: 08/07/2015 2:02 a.m.
Hit by a slump in natural gas and oil prices, Southwestern Energy Co., the leading operator in the Fayetteville Shale, eliminated 80 positions in Arkansas on Thursday, the company said.
posted: 08/06/2015 11:17 a.m.
Southwestern Energy Co., the leading operator in the Fayetteville Shale, is laying off 80 employees in the state, the company said on Thursday.
posted: 08/06/2015 2:15 a.m.
Acxiom Corp. reported a loss of $1.04 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2016, an improvement from the $7.6 million loss the company posted a year ago.
posted: 08/06/2015 2:13 a.m.
Murphy USA Inc. posted a profit of $26.2 million for the second quarter of 2015, a 64 percent decrease from a year ago.