NORTH LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas is the Republican Party’s “No. 1 pickup opportunity in the country,” New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Wednesday while visiting Arkansas to stump for Republican gubernatorial candidate Asa Hutchinson.
LITTLE ROCK — Springdale-based Tyson Foods and Chicago-based Hillshire Brands said Wednesday they have reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division on a proposed settlement that would allow Tyson’s $8.55 billion acquisition of Hillshire to proceed if approved in federal court.
LITTLE ROCK — U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., on Wednesday defended his decision to release a television ad this week that accuses Republican challenger U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton of Dardanelle of voting to weaken the nation’s preparedness for a possible Ebola outbreak.
LITTLE ROCK — Insurance policies sold through the Arkansas Health Insurance Marketplace are projected to see a net aggregate decrease of 2 percent in premium costs for 2015, Gov. Mike Beebe’s office announced Tuesday.
1. Johnson to Start, Marshall to Play: Auburn coach Gus Malzahn hasn’t provided many details regarding his quarterback plan for Saturday’s opener against Arkansas the past few weeks. His game week press conference didn’t really clear up any questions, either.
Chances are you couldn’t pick his face out of a lineup, but everybody recognizes Don Pardo’s sonorous baritone voice. The long-time Saturday Night Live announcer died Monday at Tucson, Ariz. He was 96.
Before the ink is dry on the police report, many people are rushing to tell us what they know about Robin Williams, his addictions, his mental illness and his failure to show gratitude the successes his life brought him.
The New York Times broke the news to us Tuesday: Russian hackers have amassed more than 1 billion (yes, with a B) Internet passwords. And you thought the Target hack — 40 million credit card numbers and 70 million other pieces of personal information — was a problem.