posted: 11/28/2015 2:55 a.m.
More and more shoppers will buy their Christmas presents from home this year with a simple click of a computer mouse or a tap on a mobile-device screen.
posted: 11/27/2015 5:45 a.m.
Austin Horton, with his black-framed glasses and an earbud playing music sticking out of his ear, looks like he should be hanging out in a coffee shop or on a quad at a college campus.
posted: 11/27/2015 5:45 a.m.
While some people gathered around a table with family and friends to dine on roasted turkey and stuffing Thanksgiving Day, others headed to stores that advertised door-buster deals, and bargain-price TVs and toys.
posted: 11/25/2015 5:45 a.m.
U.S. consumers are benefiting from some of the cheapest gasoline prices in years, but their hesitancy to spend the savings on Christmas shopping is dampening a crucial time of the year, retailers say.
posted: 11/22/2015 1:55 a.m.
The personal information gathered by companies such as Little Rock-based Acxiom Corp. to classify people for targeted marketing campaigns is also useful for creating profiles of terror suspects and helping investigators find accomplices, industry members say.
posted: 11/22/2015 1:52 a.m.
Jonathan Douglass' daughter, Alyssa, spends several days at Arkansas Children's Hospital at least four times a year. Sometimes she stays longer when she has a flare up from her Crohn's Disease, a chronic illness that affects the lining of the digestive tract.
posted: 11/17/2015 3:15 a.m.
Shares of Dillard's Inc. plunged 6.4 percent Monday after the company reported a 17 percent decline in third-quarter profit, reflecting Wall Street's concerns about a slowdown in the retail industry.
posted: 11/06/2015 5:45 a.m.
Windstream Holdings Inc. shares fell 3.7 percent Thursday after the telecommunications company posted its second quarterly loss of the year.
posted: 11/05/2015 5:45 a.m.
Murphy USA Inc. on Wednesday reported a 3.5 percent decline in third-quarter profit.
posted: 11/05/2015 4:30 a.m.
Windstream Holdings Inc. will hold a conference call today to discuss its third-quarter financial results, which it will also release today.
posted: 11/05/2015 2:10 a.m.
Acxiom Corp. posted a profit of $10.7 million for its second quarter of fiscal 2016, reversing from a $1.5 million loss in the same period last year and beating analysts' estimates.
posted: 11/04/2015 2:04 a.m.
Murphy USA Inc.'s deal to sell its ethanol plant in Hereford, Texas, for $93.8 million is part of the company's plans to shed its noncore assets, Chief Executive Officer Andrew Clyde said Tuesday.
posted: 11/02/2015 5:45 a.m.
When photojournalist Brian Emfinger used a drone in April 2014 to capture aerial footage for a television station of the destruction left by a tornado, he drew the attention of federal regulators.
posted: 10/31/2015 2:48 a.m.
As U.S. energy companies seek to cut costs and spending during the lingering oil slump, there is one place they can count on to save money: the oil patch.
posted: 10/30/2015 2:05 a.m.
Shares of El Dorado-based Murphy Oil Corp. rose 4.2 percent Thursday as the $1.6 billion quarterly loss reported Wednesday turned out to be lower than expected and came from mostly noncash sources.