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State's U.S. Senate rivals weigh in on parties' lots

Subscriber onlyTheir respective national conventions now past, Republicans are more united behind their presidential nominee, Donald Trump, and Democrats are "rewriting history" in making a pitch for their candidate, Hillary Clinton, U.S. Sen. John Boozman said Friday. Continue reading...

'Stark choice' in November, Clinton says

Trump: ‘Taking gloves off’

Subscriber only After a historic Democratic convention, Hillary Clinton rallied Friday to stress the "stark choice" voters will face between her and Republican nominee Donald Trump when they go to the polls in exactly 101 days. Continue reading...

Computers hacked at Democrats' House campaign committee

WASHINGTON — The computers of the House Democratic campaign committee have been hacked in an intrusion that investigators say resembles the recent cyber breach of the Democratic National Committee, a spokeswoman for the committee said Friday. Continue reading...

Arkansas delegate holds 'No TPP' sign, gets boot

Subscriber onlyPHILADELPHIA -- An Arkansas delegate for U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders was barred from the Democratic National Convention on Thursday after displaying an unauthorized sign during a speech by President Barack Obama the previous day. Continue reading...

Hillary Clinton speech great, greatness lies ahead, Arkansas Democrats say

Subscriber onlyPHILADELPHIA -- Arkansas Democrats who have been dreaming of a Hillary Clinton presidency for eight years or longer saw her take another step toward the White House on Thursday evening. Continue reading...

Hillary Clinton accepts, makes U.S. history

She promises steady hand, economy that’s good for all

Subscriber onlyPHILADELPHIA -- Hillary Clinton made U.S. history Thursday night, becoming the first woman to head a major political party ticket as she accepted with "determination and boundless confidence in America's promise" the Democratic presidential nomination. Continue reading...

Trump: Russia, email comment was 'sarcastic'

He says his invitation to find Clinton messages not serious

Subscriber onlyWASHINGTON -- Donald Trump said he was using sarcasm when he said Russia should unearth Hillary Clinton's "missing" emails. Continue reading...

Would that make Bill 'first laddie'?

If Hillary wins, role reversal awaits U.S.

Subscriber onlyPHILADELPHIA -- This time, Bill Clinton will be the adoring spouse, rapt and smiling when the cameras cut away from the candidate in the spotlight. Continue reading...

Trump: Comments about Russia, Clinton emails were sarcastic

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump says he was using sarcasm when he prodded Russia to unearth Hillary Clinton's missing emails. But Democrats aren't likely to let the Republican presidential nominee's extraordinary comments simply fade away. Continue reading...

Arkansans get VIP perks; Clinton lavishes best seats, hotel on group

Subscriber onlyAt the 2012 Democratic Party convention, the Arkansas delegates stayed at a chain hotel near the Charlotte, N.C., airport; they saw airplanes when they looked out the windows. This time, they're ensconced in a four-diamond property with rooms overlooking Independence Hall in the heart of Philadelphia. Continue reading...

Obama: Clinton most qualified ever

America ‘already great,’ he insists on party’s stage

Subscriber only President Barack Obama implored voters to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, joining a chorus of Democrats vouching Wednesday night for her readiness to be commander in chief. Continue reading...

Obama speech a hit with Arkansas set

Attendees: Words ‘helpful, inspiring’

Subscriber onlyArkansas voters handed Barack Obama landslide losses in the state in 2008 and 2012, but the two-term president got high marks from Arkansas delegates at the Democratic National Convention. Continue reading...

Bill Clinton touches home base; former president, Arkansans catch up in Philadelphia

Subscriber onlyMembers of Bill Clinton's Arkansas inner circle and members of the state's current Democratic leadership met Wednesday to talk with the former president about politics and old times. Continue reading...

LGBT leader from Arkansas gets convention spotlight

Subscriber only Two nights after former President Bill Clinton spoke, another Hope native will address the Democratic National Convention tonight, calling on Americans to back presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in November. Continue reading...

Trump to Russia: Hope you find Clinton emails

Subscriber onlyGOP presidential candidate Donald Trump said Wednesday that he hoped Russia would hack into Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's email server to find "missing" messages and release them to the public. Continue reading...

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