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Entertainment

Jazz in the Park coming back for 3rd year

Jazz in the Park coming back for 3rd yearGrab your blankets and lawn chairs; it's time for Little Rock's 3rd annual Jazz in the Park.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 hours, 34 minutes ago
Arkansas

Your ArkansasBusiness.com headlines for Friday

Your ArkansasBusiness.com headlines for FridayArkansas has a new economic development leader.
  • Arkansas
  • 2 hours, 35 minutes ago
Pine Bluff

Pine Bluff student travels through history

Pine Bluff student travels through historyA look back on history turned into an incredible experience for one Pine Bluff teenager. From the natural state to the nation's capitol, he retraced the footsteps of those before him.
  • Pine Bluff
  • 10 hours, 29 minutes ago
Features

Made in Arkansas: GRT Racing building cars for 31 years

Made in Arkansas: GRT Racing building cars for 31 yearsRace car fans show up for the atmosphere, the competition, and the cars! Nearly every weekend, thousands of people cheer on drivers at dirt race tracks across the country.
  • Features
  • 10 hours, 31 minutes ago
News

Debate over drug testing for welfare recipients heats up

Debate over drug testing for welfare recipients heats upThe debate over whether or not the state should drug test welfare recipients heating up at the capitol.
  • News
  • 10 hours, 41 minutes ago
Local

SB800 could legalize Uber statewide

SB800 could legalize Uber statewideSB800 could legalize ride-sharing apps like Uber and Lyft statewide.
  • Local
  • 13 hours, 1 minute ago
Little Rock

Health organizations urge House to oppose e-cig bill

Health organizations urge House to oppose e-cig billTobacco industry-supported Senate Bill 978 would weaken tobacco regulation and attack local control
  • Little Rock
  • 13 hours, 34 minutes ago
Local

Health officials warn of mosquito-borne virus

Health officials warn of mosquito-borne virusThere's a new mosquito-borne illness that has health officials in Arkansas concerned.
  • Local
  • 14 hours, 3 minutes ago
Little Rock

Arkansas House backs changes to lottery-funded scholarships

Arkansas House backs changes to lottery-funded scholarshipsThe Arkansas House has approved two major changes to the way lottery-funded scholarships are awarded.
  • Little Rock
  • 14 hours, 6 minutes ago
News

Arkansas House: Please drop the egg ban, coo-coo-ca-choo

Arkansas House: Please drop the egg ban, coo-coo-ca-chooAn Arkansas state representative says if California places a "substantial burden" on the Arkansas egg industry, he wants to do the same to California wines.
  • News
  • 14 hours, 10 minutes ago
North Little Rock

Suspect behind Camp Robinson bank robbery captured

Suspect behind Camp Robinson bank robbery capturedOfficers responded to a call Thursday regarding a robbery at the US Bank off 3701 Camp Robinson.
  • North Little Rock
  • 16 hours, 1 minute ago
Russellville

Strong winds shut down Russellville mall

Strong winds shut down Russellville mallThe extreme winds and rain forced a Russellville mall to shut down.
  • Russellville
  • 16 hours, 56 minutes ago
Local

Photos: Strong winds shut down Russellville mall

Photos: Strong winds shut down Russellville mallStorm damage in Russellville
  • Local
  • 16 hours, 57 minutes ago
News

Police investigating 2 explosions in Black Rock area

Police investigating 2 explosions in Black Rock areaWALNUT RIDGE, Ark. (AP) - Two explosions have rattled Lawrence County, but authorities do not know what caused them.
  • News
  • 17 hours, 33 minutes ago
Local

Arkansas governor says there's no room for more tax cuts

Arkansas governor says there's no room for more tax cutsArkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson says there's no room in his proposed budget for additional tax cuts, despite a renewed push to find funding for an exemption for military veterans.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 40 minutes ago
Little Rock

Arkansas House rejects ending life sentences for juveniles

Arkansas House rejects ending life sentences for juvenilesJuvenile offenders in Arkansas will continue to be sentenced to life without parole for certain crimes after the state House rejected a bill to end the practice.
  • Little Rock
  • 18 hours, 48 minutes ago
Little Rock

Arkansas Senate backs limit on Common Core test contract

Arkansas Senate backs limit on Common Core test contractThe Arkansas Senate has voted to limit the length of the state's contract with a testing company whose assessments are based on Common Core education standards.
  • Little Rock
  • 19 hours, 3 minutes ago
Health

Arkansas flu deaths increase as season continues

Arkansas flu deaths increase as season continuesAs of Thursday, 55 flu deaths have been reported in the state of Arkansas.
  • Health
  • 19 hours, 57 minutes ago
Local

Mt. Home man arrested for selling meth to informant

Mt. Home man arrested for selling meth to informantA Mountain Home man was arrested on felony drug charges after buying methamphetamine from an informant on three occasions.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 3 minutes ago
Local

Update: Silver Alert for missing Yell Co. man inactivated

Update: Silver Alert for missing Yell Co. man inactivatedThe Yell County Sheriff's Office has inactivated the Silver Alert for Loren Lee Lane.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 9 minutes ago
Politics

Florida man named new Arkansas economic development chief

Florida man named new Arkansas economic development chiefArkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has selected a Florida official to lead the state's economic development efforts.
  • Politics
  • 21 hours, 39 minutes ago
Russellville

Damage, outages reported in Russellville overnight

Damage, outages reported in Russellville overnightSome damage is being reported by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) Thursday morning after storms rolled through the state overnight.
  • Russellville
  • 21 hours, 42 minutes ago
Health

55 flu deaths reported in the state of Arkansas

55 flu deaths reported in the state of ArkansasThe number of flu deaths in Arkansas have gone up in the past two weeks.
  • Health
  • 21 hours, 47 minutes ago
North Little Rock

NLR asks residents to help, report potholes

NLR asks residents to help, report potholesThe City of North Little Rock is asking its residents to help while street department crews try to patch potholes.
  • North Little Rock
  • 22 hours, 4 minutes ago
Politics

Group says Arkansas religion bill hurts high-tech effort

Group says Arkansas religion bill hurts high-tech effortThe nation's largest gay rights group is stepping up its opposition to a religious protection bill in Arkansas, with an ad targeting Silicon Valley while the state's Republican governor tries to lure more high tech industry.
  • Politics
  • 22 hours, 38 minutes ago
Education

Discover the Dinosaurs coming to the metro

Discover the Dinosaurs coming to the metroA popular dinosaur exhibit is coming to the metro this weekend.
  • Education
  • 22 hours, 43 minutes ago
Politics

Arkansas House panel OKs drug testing for benefits bill

Arkansas House panel OKs drug testing for benefits billArkansans who apply for certain job-training benefits and other family aid could be required to take a drug test under a bill endorsed by a House committee.
  • Politics
  • 22 hours, 54 minutes ago