updated: 04/16/2016 3:01 a.m.
The world's largest oil producers, including Saudi Arabia and non-OPEC member Russia, will meet Sunday in Doha, Qatar, to discuss freezing output at current levels to suppress the worldwide glut.
posted: 04/10/2016 2:06 a.m.
It's a Thursday, noted Liz Bahr, as she scanned the bar at Sam's Town Hotel and Casino -- the night was still young and two customers she had been serving had just left, leaving the craft beer bar empty.
posted: 04/02/2016 1:45 a.m.
LM Wind Power will expand its Little Rock Port Authority facility as it combines its two plant operations in Little Rock, the Danish company announced Friday.
updated: 03/31/2016 4:28 p.m.
RICHMOND, Va. — A gunman shot a Virginia state trooper Thursday at a busy bus terminal in the capital city of Richmond before he was shot dead by two other troopers, police said. Two civilians were hurt, though it was not clear if they had been shot.
posted: 03/27/2016 1:50 a.m.
Almost 10 months after a 63-year-old pipeline burst in the Arkansas River -- sending two large spouts of water skyward as it released natural gas into the river -- a federal agency is proposing new natural gas safety rules aimed at toughening regulations and reducing pipeline incidents.
posted: 03/24/2016 5:45 a.m.
At many fuel pumps across the nation, gasoline prices are creeping upward, placing them on the path to surpass $2 a gallon for the first time in 2016.
posted: 03/23/2016 2:10 a.m.
A future with normal diplomatic and trade relations between the United States and Cuba has the potential to open up new opportunities and markets for both nations' agriculture industries, American and Cuban officials said Tuesday.
posted: 03/11/2016 5:45 a.m.
Retail gasoline prices in Arkansas jumped 16 cents in the past month but are still significantly cheaper than a year ago.
posted: 03/09/2016 5:45 a.m.
Arkansas home sales in 2015 increased 10.6 percent from a year earlier, as the state's real estate market continues to improve from post-recession levels.
posted: 02/26/2016 1:51 a.m.
Windstream Holdings Inc. on Thursday posted a fourth-quarter profit of $140.5 million, reversing a loss during the same period a year ago.
posted: 02/07/2016 1:48 a.m.
When oil prices began to decline in 2014, many analysts and economists believed the slump would stimulate growth in the U.S. economy.
posted: 02/05/2016 5:45 a.m.
Acxiom Corp. recorded a loss of $1.4 million for its fiscal 2016 third quarter, missing analysts' estimates.
posted: 02/04/2016 2 a.m.
Murphy USA Inc. said Wednesday that the company will sell a pipeline system for about $85 million to an undisclosed buyer.
posted: 01/28/2016 5:45 a.m.
Murphy USA Inc. anticipated for some time that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. would end its agreement to build future fuel stations, the company's CEO said Wednesday.
posted: 01/28/2016 5:45 a.m.
Murphy Oil Corp. on Wednesday became the latest U.S. energy company to cut its capital budget for 2016 as the prolonged slump in oil prices continues to curtail investment in the industry.