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Fred W. Allsopp ...

Fred W. Allsopp opened the Freiderica Hotel at Fifth and Gaines streets in Little Rock in 1914. This postcard image shows the hotel, now the Legacy Hotel, sometime in 1915.

Legacy Hotel's roots runs deep

Recent sale expected to produce its ‘boutique’ incarnation

Subscriber onlyAt 102 years old, the Legacy Hotel in downtown Little Rock has had a lot of time to become both famous and infamous. Continue reading...

Employees work on ...

KRISZTIAN BOCSI Employees work on the assembly line inside the Volkswagen factory in Wolfsburg, Germany, in May.

For VW, supplier hurdle in cost cuts

Subscriber onlyVolkswagen's agreement with a recalcitrant supplier shows the limits of the automaker's push to reduce spending in the wake of record fines over the emissions-cheating scandal. Continue reading...