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Arkansas jail gets deadline for plan to fix plumbing, flooding, mold issues

YELLVILE — The Marion County jail has until May 2017 to create a plan to correct deficiencies at the facility. Continue reading...

Cotton says he is not being vetted by Trump for VP

Sen. Tom Cotton said Tuesday Donald Trump's presidential campaign is not looking to add him to the ticket as vice president, after the presumed Republican nominee said the junior senator is "high on the list for something." Continue reading...

Police investigate Little Rock store holdup

Subscriber onlyAn armed man robbed a Family Dollar on Monday afternoon in south Little Rock, according to police. Continue reading...

Cellphone buyer robbed, wounded in Little Rock

Subscriber onlyA Little Rock man was shot in the foot and robbed after meeting a man to buy a cellphone Sunday, police reported. Continue reading...

Carjacker takes vehicle and wallet in Little Rock

Subscriber onlyLittle Rock police are searching for a maroon 2005 Chevrolet Suburban taken at gunpoint Sunday on the city's east side. Continue reading...

Robbers get $300 at Little Rock restaurant

Subscriber onlyThree men took about $300 in an armed robbery at a Little Rock restaurant Sunday afternoon, police reported. Continue reading...

4 gunmen hold up gas station in Little Rock

Subscriber onlyLittle Rock police are investigating after four armed men robbed a gas station Saturday. Continue reading...

Homeless man’s backpack stolen at gunpoint in downtown Little Rock

Subscriber onlyA homeless man was robbed at gunpoint early Saturday in downtown Little Rock, police reported. Continue reading...

VIDEO: 4 with guns grab cash at Little Rock motel

Subscriber onlyArmed men walked into the lobby of a central Little Rock motel early Monday, threatened the clerk and stole cash, the building’s surveillance video shows. Continue reading...

Victim identified in Little Rock's 16th homicide

Police identified the man found shot to death in southwest Little Rock on Monday afternoon as a 37-year-old from the city and said a College Station man is a suspect in the homicide. Continue reading...

New investigation sought for '03 shooting death ruled suicide

Subscriber onlyA prosecutor asked the Arkansas State Police on Monday to investigate the 2003 case of an Arkansas man whose death was ruled a suicide even though he was shot twice in the head with a 9mm pistol. Continue reading...

Guards' lapses led to Arkansas prison escape, state says; 1 fired at prison, 3 more punished

Subscriber onlyPINE BLUFF -- The state's prison director said Monday that "complacency" and too few guards watching inmates at a work unit contributed to the escape of a convict who had killed a teenage girl and stuffed her body in a barrel. Continue reading...

Longtime KARN reporter dies at 66

Kelley delivered news, interviews at Little Rock radio station for 14 years

Donna Kelley, a longtime reporter and anchor for Little Rock-based radio station KARN, died Sunday. She was 66. Continue reading...

Corpse abuse not deliberate at Arkansas funeral home, defense says

Prosecutor says mortuary had bodies stacked all over

Subscriber onlyA funeral director accused of criminally mistreating human remains entrusted to his care was caught between obeying laws regulating care of the deceased and satisfying his employer's demands to keep operating costs low, the man's lawyers told a Pulaski County jury on Monday. Continue reading...

Innocent of killing, says 2nd suspect in fatal shooting at Little Rock diner

In LR, 3rd jailed in diner slaying

Subscriber onlyA man arrested in a fatal shooting at a Little Rock diner last week pleaded innocent in the case Monday morning in Little Rock District Court. Continue reading...

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