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Severe storms, possible tornadoes on horizon for Arkansas in coming week, forecasters say

A series of fronts will bring large hail, damaging winds and possibly a tornado or two to Arkansas between Wednesday and Sunday, forecasters predict. Continue reading...

Man wanted in connection with shooting

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- The Benton County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man wanted for questioning in connection with a shooting Monday morning in Rogers. Continue reading...

Diamond Hogs stay put in latest poll

FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas didn't rise or fall in the latest USA Today baseball coaches' poll. Continue reading...

Taccolini sidelined by arm soreness

Subscriber onlyArkansas Razorbacks senior right-hander Dominic Taccolini didn't pitch at Auburn last weekend because of arm soreness. Continue reading...

Woods, others answer to new indictment in kickback scheme

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Attorneys for three men indicted on charges they arranged kickbacks in return for state grants entered not guilty pleas Monday for their clients to a revised set of allegations in the case. Continue reading...

Dems say no shutdown if Trump relents on wall

WASHINGTON — Congress' two top Democrats say negotiators could finish a budget bill by Friday averting a government shutdown if President Donald Trump stepped back from his demands for money to build a border wall with Mexico. Continue reading...

PHOTOS » Police pick up adorable intruders: A pair of pygmy goats

BELFAST, Maine — Police in Maine have picked up some adorable intruders after two miniature goats escaped from their home and wandered the streets. Continue reading...

U.S. general suggests Russia arming Taliban

WASHINGTON — The top American general in Afghanistan is suggesting that Russia is arming the Taliban. Continue reading...

Grammer pleads not guilty

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- A Siloam Springs man pleaded not guilty to three felony charges in connection with a woman who was found dead in his apartment. Continue reading...

Sheriff: 1 child dead, 2 adults missing after boat capsizes on Arkansas River

SPIRO, Okla. — Authorities in eastern Oklahoma say a 6-year-old boy has died and his parents are still missing after the family's boat capsized on the Arkansas River over the weekend. Continue reading...

Gunshot strikes girl, 14, outside house in Little Rock

Subscriber onlyA drive-by shooting in Little Rock left a teenager injured Sunday night, a police spokesman said. Continue reading...

Little Rock man wrongly accused after posts brand him a slaying suspect

Subscriber onlyGreg Holmes' cousin called and warned him that his phone was about to "blow up." Continue reading...

Arkansas set for new round of executions; 2 moved near death chamber

Subscriber onlyFellow death-penalty states watching Arkansas' try for an unprecedented number of lethal injections can take a tip from the results so far, legal scholars said. Continue reading...

MUSIC REVIEW: Tom Petty charms fans at Verizon Arena

Part singer and guitarist, part band leader, part ringmaster and part motivational speaker, Tom Petty charmed another sold-out gathering of fans, five years after his first Arkansas show. There were 13,551 of the faithful Sunday night at Verizon Arena in North Little Rock, and it was hard to tell who had the best time — the fans or the band. Continue reading...

After flow of ideas, city in Arkansas out to make water tower a tourist draw

Subscriber onlyMain Street West Memphis will illuminate a 94-year-old water tower on East Broadway and hang glistening cables from it, giving the effect of cascading water, as part of the Crittenden County town's efforts to boost tourism downtown. Continue reading...

Boy drowns during swim in Arkansas park's lake

Subscriber onlyA 17-year-old boy drowned Thursday afternoon while swimming with his friends in a lake at a state park, authorities said. Continue reading...

Interest conflicts get more scrutiny in Pulaski County

Subscriber onlyPulaski County is paying more attention to potential conflicts of interest in the contracts it awards. Continue reading...

Executions set tone for year's Little Rock peace march

Take breath after long week, 70 ralliers told at event

Subscriber onlyThe fourth annual Pilgrimage for Peace in central Arkansas took on a different feeling Sunday with the shadow of last week's execution and the looming specter of the two set for this evening. Continue reading...

Arkansas man faces charges in machete threat

Subscriber onlyAn Arkansas man is accused of brandishing an 18-inch-long machete at his roommate during a domestic disturbance. Continue reading...

'Nature's garbage men': Opossums are plentiful, productive and really, most sincerely, odd

Subscriber onlyWe know what we mean when we talk about the possum, but what we mean isn't the possum. Continue reading...

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