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Low oil prices will linger longer

Experts: OPEC’s strategy fails to cut U.S. production

Subscriber onlyWhen crude prices first plummeted last year in the face of a global oil glut, OPEC had one response: Keep pumping oil. Continue reading...

Walther Arms designs .45-caliber ACP gun

Pistol’s features similar to PPK wielded by Bond

Subscriber onlyFamous for making the pistols carried by British secret agent James Bond, German gun-maker Walther is releasing its PPQ handgun chambered in the American .45-caliber ACP cartridge. Continue reading...

Like its patients, Pediatrics Plus set to keep growing with plans in NLR

Subscriber onlyAmy Denton doesn't want this to come off the wrong way. Continue reading...

Workplace firm holds grand opening

Subscriber onlyBentonville Workplace at 900 S.E. Fifth St., Suite 22, offers private offices, virtual office services and conference room rentals to businesses of all sizes. The company started accepting business users in June and celebrated its grand opening last week. Continue reading...

Iron market lays an egg, so miner sells them

Subscriber onlyThe iron-ore business is so lousy that one Canadian mining company is shelving its biggest project and starting a new venture: selling Australian eggs to China. Continue reading...

Job market trends speak well for translators

Subscriber onlyWhen Dawn Taylor, 37, a doctoral candidate at Pennsylvania State University, started her part-time translation business in February 2013, she earned $15,000 that year. Continue reading...

LR outlet mall to feature pushcarts

Subscriber onlyRetailers and other businesses can have a presence at the soon-to-open Outlets of Little Rock without the expense of outfitting one of the 70-plus storefronts at the open-air shopping center. Continue reading...

Banks in Arkansas log $70.3B in assets

Subscriber onlyThe 106 banks in Arkansas had total assets of $70.3 billion on June 30, according to data supplied by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Continue reading...

Tyson ends contract over maltreatment

Firm reacts to video taken at farm

Subscriber onlyTyson Foods has ended its contract with a poultry farm in Tennessee after an animal-welfare group documented conditions at the farm using a hidden camera. Continue reading...

Filing: Ex-archivist crept in, took items

Subscriber onlyMichael McAfee, the receiver in several lawsuits involving former photo archivist John Rogers of North Little Rock, filed a motion Thursday for Rogers to be held in contempt of court. Continue reading...

McDonald's, Tyson cut ties with farmer tied to abuse video

McDonalds and Arkansas-based Tyson Foods have ended their contract with a Tennessee chicken farmer after an animal advocacy organization released covert video footage the group said showed abusive practices at the farm. Continue reading...

Christmas in August: Wal-Mart's holiday layaway comes early

NEW YORK — Wal-Mart is giving customers a head start on holiday shopping, launching its annual layaway program two weeks earlier than last year. Continue reading...

AR-15-style rifles out at Wal-Mart

Subscriber onlyWal-Mart Stores Inc. will no longer sell "modern sporting rifles" in its stores, citing limited customer demand as the reason for pulling the product from its shelves. Continue reading...

Court reverses 2 Tyson verdicts

Don-and-doffing payouts rejected

Subscriber onlyTyson Foods does not have to pay nearly $24 million to workers and for the time spent putting on and taking off safety gear, a federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday. Continue reading...

Conway mall names 2 anchor retailers

Subscriber onlyA Sam's Club and Academy Sports are among anchors of a new 400,000-square-foot shopping center to open at the southeast corner of Interstate 40 and Dave Ward Drive in Conway. Continue reading...

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