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Congress passes bill to avoid government shutdown

Congress cleared a bill Wednesday to fund the government and the federal response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election.

Published: Thu, 29 Sep 2016 02:52:30 GMT

Ex-Arkansas senator tested positive for meth after arrest

A toxicology report indicates that former state Sen. Gilbert Baker tested positive for methamphetamine after he was stopped for drunken driving in Conway last month.

Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:28:27 GMT

Bentonville Film Festival announces return for 2017

The Bentonville Film Festival has announced it will return for 2017

Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:44:51 GMT

Memorial Service for student Kyler Williams held Wednesday

The Memorial Service for Springdale High School student Kyler Williams is being streamed through Facebook by Christian Life Cathedral in Fayetteville.

Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:01:25 GMT

You can punch Martin Shkreli in the face for charity

Embattled pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli is giving some people what they want - a chance to punch him in the face.

Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:48:05 GMT

Hampton assistant coach dies after collapsing at practice

Officials say a 26-year-old assistant football coach at a south Arkansas high school has died after collapsing at practice.

Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:19:57 GMT

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Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:58:57 GMT

Van Buren teacher honored as regional finalist for Arkansas Teacher of the Year

Van Buren teacher honored Wednesday as regional finalist for Arkansas Teacher of the Year

Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:30:14 GMT

Bethel Heights PD fires part-time officer over Facebook comments about Black Lives Matter

The Bethel Heights Police Department fired a part-time officer over Facebook comments he made.

Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:32:17 GMT

Group drops lawsuit to put alcohol sales on Crawford Co. ballot

The group in favor of making alcohol sales legal in Crawford County dropped an appeal to try and put the issue on the ballot this November.

Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 04:29:35 GMT