Marty Housam (right), ...

Flip PutthoffMarty Housam (right), with Goodwill Industries, shows Saturday clothing available to men during an open house at the Northwest Arkansas Re-entry Coalition building in Springdale. The coalition helps recently released inmates transition back to a life outside of incarceration. Several agencies and groups are located in the building and ready to help.

Reentry center coming to Springdale

Subscriber onlyBrian Stockslager first started using drugs as a teen. He battled a methamphetamine addiction for more than 20 years, finally breaking the cycle when he was 40. Continue reading...

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Arkansas schools briefed on gain, loss of federal grants

Subscriber onlyThe Arkansas Department of Education has released estimated federal grant amounts for school districts in 2017-18 that reflect funding formula changes in a new federal law and the population shifts within the state. Continue reading...

New Orleans emergency ...

New Orleans emergency personnel attend to an injured parade watcher after a pickup truck plowed into a crowd injuring multiple people watching the Krewe of Endymion parade in the Mid-City section of New Orleans, Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017.

DWI suspected in crash that hurt 28 at New Orleans parade

Authorities on Sunday identified the man who allegedly plowed into a crowd enjoying a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans while intoxicated. Continue reading...

Syria’s ambassador to ...

MARTIAL TREZZINISyria’s ambassador to the United Nations, Bashar al-Ja’afari, arrives Saturday in Geneva for a round of negotiations with opposition delegates, a session mediated by U.N. officials. Al-Ja’afari said deadly synchronized attacks Saturday in Homs were a message from “sponsors of terrorism” and would not go unanswered.

In Syria's Homs, raids swift, deadly

Militant attacks at security agencies kill dozens; ‘tragic,’ says peace envoy

Subscriber onlyBEIRUT -- In synchronized attacks, insurgents stormed heavily guarded security offices in Syria's central Homs city, clashed with troops and then blew themselves up, killing a senior officer and at least 31 others, state media outlets and officials reported. Continue reading...