PHILADELPHIA — The silver dollar glistens in Paul Zwizanski’s fingers as he carefully raises it for a closer look and he’s pleased with the result. A fourth strike delivered by the Grabener press removes a wavy appearance to the surface of the iconic Marshals Service badge that highlights the observe side of this commemorative coin. It is now mirror smooth.
LITTLE ROCK — News of a projected decrease in health insurance premiums, coming on the heels of the news that Arkansas has reduced its uninsured population by nearly half, has encouraged supporters of the private option as they prepare to push for another round of funding for the program.
LITTLE ROCK — Anti-abortion groups rallied at the state Capitol on Friday and called on U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., to support a bill that would impose a federal ban on most abortions at 20 weeks or later into a pregnancy.
LITTLE ROCK — The risk of an Ebola outbreak in the U.S. is minimal, but that isn’t stopping the Arkansas Department of Health from preparing for the possibility, the agency’s director told a legislative panel Friday.
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.