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2 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport
Howard County Coroner John Gray says Hill died Wednesday morning at his home in Nashville after suffering from a lengthy illness.
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6 hrs ago | Arkansas Times
The Obama administration released new numbers this morning on enrollment in plans on the new marketplaces created by the Affordable Care Act .
6 hrs ago | FOX16
Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas says they are down to approximately 1,340 outages as of Wednesday morning after last week's winter storm.
9 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences says it has received a $1 million gift for a new breast cancer center.
Here is our annual honor roll, a look at major grants made by Arkansas foundations in year 2012, the most recent for which 990 tax forms are available, and gifts announced in 2013.
When it comes to the rights of tenants, Arkansas has among the most imbalanced laws in the nation, according to University of Arkansas at Little Rock law professor Lynn Foster .
Congratulations to 2008 and 2012 also-rans Sarah Palin and Mitt Romney, both of whom will be the subjects of upcoming TV/Netflix shows, one of which looks like it might be the best of this rapidly-growing genre.
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, who will get a visit from S.C. pastors later this week, led a pool of 2016 GOP presidential hopefuls among Palmetto State Republican voters, according to new poll.
Nearly 10 years after the Springdale, Ark., school district expanded its pre-K program and ramped up support for its young and mostly impoverished families, the effort is paying off.
Eighteen drinking-water sources, listed with the areas or utilities they serve, have been identified by the Arkansas Department of Health as vulnerable to a Pegasus pipeline oil spill.
Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor trails his Republican challenger, Rep. Tom Cotton, by seven points among likely voters in Arkansas, 48 percent to 41 percent, according to a new poll from a conservative group that says his support of the health care reform law is costing him.
Comedian and Star Trek alumna Georga Takei is backing Rep. Colleen Hanabusa in her campaign to unseat Sen. Brian Schatz .
A federal judge has formally dismissed a lawsuit filed by an Arkansas doctor convicted of possessing child pornography who had been treating Medicaid patients.
Many schools remain closed Monday and state government workers in Little Rock got a late start as road conditions slowly improve from last week's wintry weather.
A driver thought to be wanted in connection with an Alabama murder died in Arkansas on Sunday from what officials suspect was a self-inflicted gunshot wound after a vehicle pursuit by Arkansas State Police, an agency spokesman said.
As of Sunday morning, around 12,000 Arkansans remained without power in and around Central Arkansas.