posted: 05/21/2015 3:46 a.m.
U.S. Rep. French Hill will call out federal agencies or employees that misuse or waste federal money through a "Golden Fleece" award, he announced Wednesday on the House floor.
posted: 05/17/2015 3:50 a.m.
Artwork by Bentonville High School students is on display at the U.S. Department of Education until June 30.
updated: 05/16/2015 3:52 a.m.
The U.S. Air Force must explain why it decided to leave 10 C-130J aircraft in Mississippi instead of moving them to Little Rock Air Force Base, under an amendment added to the National Defense Authorization Act before it passed Friday.
updated: 05/15/2015 4:08 a.m.
Staccato raps on a snare drum led the procession that took Army Master Sgt. James "Jim" Holt to his final resting place in Arlington National Cemetery on Thursday, 47 years after he disappeared during battle in Vietnam.
posted: 05/14/2015 3:27 a.m.
Sojas Wagle of Springdale knows that Bangor, Maine, is the largest city on the Penobscot River, and that french fries purportedly originated along the Meuse River in the Belgian city of Liege.
updated: 05/12/2015 3:39 a.m.
Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson is calling the Arkansas Legislature back for a special session aimed at creating incentives to lure a defense contract to the state, he announced Monday.
updated: 05/09/2015 3:27 p.m.
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., joined World War II veteran Floyd Brantley of Arkadelphia at a WWII victory gala Thursday at the Smithsonian Institution's Air and Space Museum. The program featured was "A Conversation with Heroes," with firsthand accounts of the conflict. Ninety-year-old former President George H.W. Bush, a pilot who fought the Japanese, was the keynote speaker.
posted: 05/08/2015 2:35 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee announced Thursday the names of 25 people who will lead his 2016 presidential campaign.
posted: 05/08/2015 2:29 a.m.
After a failed attempt to force a vote on amendments he supported, U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton was the lone no vote Thursday on legislation giving Congress a say in negotiations over the future of Iran's nuclear program.
updated: 05/07/2015 4:11 a.m.
A day after announcing his 2016 presidential bid, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee on Wednesday announced 17 fundraisers across the country in the next month, including stops in five Arkansas cities.
updated: 05/06/2015 3:44 a.m.
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee has hurdles to overcome if he doesn't want his 2016 presidential bid to look like his 2008 race, two political scientists said Tuesday.
updated: 05/02/2015 3:27 p.m.
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama joked about former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee at the White House Correspondents' Association dinner last week.
posted: 05/02/2015 2:36 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee released what he called an “announcement video” Friday, describing his plans for America as he prepares to reveal his 2016 campaign decision.
posted: 05/01/2015 2:43 a.m.
U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton drew attention Thursday after he again sparred with Iran's foreign minister on Twitter, calling the minister "cowardly" for not participating in Iran's war with Iraq in the 1980s.
updated: 04/30/2015 11:41 p.m.
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Attorney Conner Eldridge and five others will join an advisory panel for Attorney General Loretta Lynch, the Justice Department announced Thursday.