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Arkansas voters incorrectly flagged for voter list removal

Data sent out by the Arkansas secretary of state's office in conjunction with the Arkansas Crime Information Center has incorrectly flagged thousands of people to be removed from voter registration lists.

Published: Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:42:38 GMT

One person shot in Fayetteville

Police are investigating a shooting from late Monday night in Fayetteville.

Published: Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:55:01 GMT

DNC Day 1: Full-throated support from party stars

Sen. Bernie Sanders, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Sen. Cory Booker and first lady Michelle Obama declared undeniably their support for Hillary Clinton as the Democratic Party nominee for president Monday at the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Published: Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:05:24 GMT

WATCH LIVE: Democratic National Convention

The 2016 Democratic National Convention will begin at about 3 p.m. Central Time on Monday, July 25.

Published: Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:16:51 GMT

Fayetteville Electric Cowboy closes, to reopen under new name

The Electric Cowboy, the place to get your country dancing fix in Fayetteville the past 16 years, closed its doors Saturday night.

Published: Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:05:29 GMT

Medics treat dozens for heat exhaustion

An event to help feed hungry families in Fort Smith quickly turned dangerous because of the heat.

Published: Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:10:53 GMT

McDonald County 2-year-old boy dies in hot car

A two-year-old boy died in a hot car at his home on Saturday, according to the McDonald County Sheriff's Office in Missouri.

Published: Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:15:45 GMT

Carroll Electric: Stay away from power substations while catching Pokemon

Carroll Electric is asking people who play Pokemon Go to stay away from electrical substations, poles and equipment.

Published: Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:04:19 GMT

AP: Arkansas execution drug made by Pfizer company

An execution drug obtained by the Arkansas prison system earlier this month appears to have been made by a subsidiary of Pfizer, even though Pfizer has said it doesn't want its drugs to be used in executions.

Published: Mon, 25 Jul 2016 21:30:36 GMT

Commission tables vote on UA polling place

The Washington County Election Commission tabled the vote Monday on a possible new polling place at the University of Arkansas. The vote could take place at its next meeting, on August 19.

Published: Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:45:49 GMT