posted: 10/05/2015 5:45 a.m.
EMMITSBURG, Md. -- Seeing her husband recognized at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial on Sunday was overwhelming, Veronica Villalobos-Pogue said.
updated: 10/04/2015 4:12 a.m.
Eight Arkansas schools were among hundreds honored over the weekend by the Clinton Foundation's Alliance for a Healthier Generation at a meeting in Washington.
posted: 10/02/2015 5:55 a.m.
Russian intervention in Syria this week is "a near catastrophe for U.S. foreign policy in the region, and really, around the world," U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., said Thursday.
posted: 10/01/2015 3:26 a.m.
A lending scheme gives retirees and former military members lump sum payments in exchange for future pension payments and then charges outrageous fees on the money they've advanced, Arkansas Securities Department staff attorney Kaycee Wolf told a U.S. Senate committee Wednesday.
posted: 09/30/2015 2:22 a.m.
U.S. Rep. French Hill wants Congress to assure banks and title companies that the government will be lenient as they work under new rules starting Saturday that will affect people purchasing or refinancing homes.
posted: 09/27/2015 5:10 a.m.
PHILADELPHIA — Hundreds of Arkansans took a nearly 24-hour bus trip to feed the homeless and celebrate their faith with hundreds of thousands of other Catholics at the World Meeting of Families this weekend.
updated: 09/27/2015 4:13 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- On Wednesday, U.S. Rep. French Hill, R-Ark., and other House members visited the Guantanamo Bay detention facility in Cuba on a trip organized by the Army.
posted: 09/26/2015 3:18 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- Republicans in Congress act like they are still in the minority, and that angers former Gov. Mike Huckabee, he said Friday.
posted: 09/25/2015 5:29 a.m.
In addressing a joint meeting of Congress, Pope Francis urged cooperation for the common good. Several members of Arkansas' Washington delegation said they hope senators and representatives absorb that message.
posted: 09/25/2015 3:10 a.m.
Monsignor Lawrence Frederick wouldn't say what grade U.S. Rep. French Hill, R-Ark., received in his class years ago, but the freshman congressman probably earned some extra credit by inviting his former teacher to hear Pope Francis speak Thursday.
posted: 09/25/2015 2:49 a.m.
The U.S. House approved legislation Thursday to rename the Helena-West Helena federal courthouse complex for a federal judge who took on a white supremacy group in the 1900s.
posted: 09/24/2015 5:42 a.m.
Arkansans flocked to the White House, to Catholic University and to a parade route in downtown Washington on Wednesday, hoping to catch a glimpse of the leader of the Roman Catholic Church.
posted: 09/21/2015 3:39 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- A onetime Clinton opponent who has become a booster for former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's presidential bid repeatedly invokes Arkansas and his connections to the state in a new book about the 2016 election.
updated: 09/20/2015 4:25 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton on Wednesday brushed off a conservative pundit's suggestion that he be part of a third-party bid if Donald Trump is the GOP's 2016 presidential nominee.
posted: 09/20/2015 1 a.m.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is considering adding a butterfly found in Arkansas to the endangered-species list, the agency announced Thursday.