posted: 03/11/2014 2:45 a.m.
Covered for years, the facade on a brick building in the 600 block of Main Street hid the identity of the original occupant, the Arkansas Democrat.
posted: 02/28/2014 2:13 a.m.
Windstream Holdings Inc. on Thursday reported a profit of $241 million for its 2013 fiscal year, a 43 percent jump from 2012.
posted: 02/27/2014 3:22 a.m.
Acxiom Corp. is laying off more than 215 employees nationwide, sources familiar with the job cuts said Wednesday.
posted: 02/25/2014 2:33 a.m.
Dillard’s Inc. shares dropped 6.4 percent Monday after the retailer missed Wall Street expectations in posting a fourth-quarter profit of $119.1 million.
posted: 02/22/2014 2:19 a.m.
Windstream Holdings Inc. said Friday that it is cutting about 400 employees nationwide, including 67 in Arkansas.
posted: 02/21/2014 3:19 a.m.
Retail gasoline prices in Arkansas jumped 7 cents in the past week, and motorists can expect them to continue to rise as spring nears, analysts said Thursday.
posted: 02/19/2014 3:27 a.m.
Severance-tax revenue from natural-gas drilling in the state hit a record high last year after low temperatures caused a spike in natural-gas prices.
posted: 02/16/2014 3:11 a.m.
As technology companies such as Google Inc. and Facebook push the federal government to be more transparent about requests for data, Acxiom Corp. is monitoring the debate to see how potential policy changes could affect the data-brokering industry.
posted: 02/04/2014 2:08 a.m.
The Federal Communications Commission will introduce a national database next month in an effort to stop fraud by preventing duplicate subscribers in its phone-subsidy program.
posted: 01/30/2014 3:23 a.m.
Acxiom Corp. on Wednesday reported a profit of $15.1 million for its fiscal 2014 third quarter, up 4 percent from the same period a year ago.
posted: 01/30/2014 3:20 a.m.
Murphy Oil Corp.’s fourth quarter net income fell 52 percent compared with the same period a year ago, the El Dorado-based company said Wednesday.
posted: 01/28/2014 4:01 a.m.
Arvest Bank is replacing the debit and credit cards of bank customers connected to purchases from Target stores in November and December when hackers were stealing data from the retailer, making Arvest one of at least three banks in Arkansas to do so. The Fayetteville-based bank sent letters to customers last week notifying them that their current debit and credit cards will not work after March 5.
posted: 01/24/2014 3:43 a.m.
Arkansans who use propane to heat their homes are seeing a rise in the price of the fuel as frigid temperatures tighten supplies.
posted: 01/18/2014 2:31 a.m.
It’s just after 4 p.m. Thursday, and behind the bar at Stone’s Throw Brewing in Little Rock, Ian Beard is glued to his smartphone.
posted: 01/16/2014 3:43 a.m.
US Airways is ending its daily nonstop flights between Little Rock and Washington, D.C.’s Ronald Reagan National Airport, the result of the merger of the airline and American Airlines.