LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson backed away Wednesday from his promise to sign a controversial religious objections bill, bowing to pressure from critics of the measure, including his own son and some of the state’s biggest employers, who say the legislation is anti-gay.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas inched closer Friday toward becoming the second state this year to adopt a law that critics say would sanction discrimination against gays and lesbians, with the state Senate approving a religious protection bill.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Several dozens of people, including former Attorney General Dustin McDaniel, have gathered in Little Rock to show their distaste for a proposed law that critics say would sanction discrimination against gays and lesbians.
Daylight saving time begins Sunday, and Forrest City Fire Chief Johnny Ruffin reminds residents the change in time is a good opportunity to inspect smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Forecasters say a thawing Arkansas should brace for another round of snow and sleet.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) — The Arkansas Department of Health says 25 people have died from flu-related illness in the state so far this season.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) — A powerful storm system swept across Arkansas, Texas and Oklahoma, killing at least one person and injuring four others, emergency officials said, as millions of people were in the path of hurricane-force winds and possible tornadoes later Monday.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Most of Arkansas is under a heat advisory through Monday evening as humid, hot temperatures will push heat index values above the triple-digit mark.
(AP) — Texas State head football coach Dennis Franchione is glad to have John Thompson on his side this year.
VILONIA (AP) — Emergency officials were searching for survivors Monday in the debris left by a powerful tornado that carved an 80-mile path of destruction through suburban Little Rock, killing at least 16 people.