Arkansas officials canceled a hearing Thursday that had been planned for a satanic statue proposed near the state Capitol, saying a new law puts the monument on hold unless it gets legislative approval.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers have given their final approval and sent to the governor to a plan to link college and university funding to factors such as the number of students who complete their degrees.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Forcing Amazon and other e-commerce companies to collect Arkansas sales taxes could generate up to $100 million annually in extra revenue, a senator said Wednesday, arguing his plan would put the state in a better position to enact deeper tax cuts in two years.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pledging to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking command of a deeply divided nation and ushering in an unpredictable era in Washington. His victory gives Republicans control of the White House for the first time in eight years.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Extreme downpours — like those that flooded Louisiana, Houston and West Virginia earlier this year — will happen nearly three times as often in the United States by the end of the century, and six times more frequently in parts of the Mississippi Delta, according to a new study.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Heavy rainfall is slowing traffic in the Little Rock area and about 2,000 homes and businesses are without electricity as powerful storms march across the state.
WASHINGTON (AP) — During his triumphant presidential campaign, Donald Trump renounced Republican orthodoxy on a Social Security overhaul.
FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — The number of confirmed or suspected mumps cases in Arkansas has nearly doubled in recent weeks despite efforts to immunize residents against the viral disease.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Since a change in eligibility for lottery-funded scholarships, fewer traditional Arkansas college students are applying for and receiving the scholarships.
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Barack Obama says a nation trying to unite after this week’s elections can look to its service members for inspiration.