Dates set, session awaits Beebe nod

Posted: June 24, 2014 at 4:18 a.m.

House and Senate leaders Monday said they have agreed on the dates for a special session next week but are still awaiting a formal proclamation from the governor.

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Justices largely back EPA rules on carbon gas

FILE - This July 1, 2013 file photo smoke rises from the Colstrip Steam Electric Station, a coal burning power plant in in Colstrip, Mont.  The Supreme Court on Monday placed limits on the sole Obama administration program already in place to deal with power plant and factory emissions of gases blamed for global warming. The justices said that the Environmental Protection Agency lacks authority in some cases to force companies to evaluate ways to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. This rule applies when a company needs a permit to expand facilities or build new ones that would increase overall pollution. Carbon dioxide is the chief gas linked to global warming. (AP Photo/Matthew Brown, File)

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Illinois pair killed after motorcycle hits tr...

A man and woman from Illinois were killed Monday when the motorcycle they were riding ran off a Carroll County road and hit a tree, authorities said. Read »