42.6 F
Thursday, January 21, 2021
Home Tags Associated Press

Tag: Associated Press

Arkansas Senate OKs ‘Stand Your Ground’ bill, sends to House

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Senate has approved legislation easing restrictions on the use of deadly force in self-defense, sending the measure...

Arkansas set to expand COVID-19 vaccine distribution

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas on Monday will expand its distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine to teachers and people aged 70 or older....

Arkansas attorney general sued, allegedly misused office

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A lawsuit alleges Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge misuses her office to promote her political aspirations and illegally used...

AP News: Bentonville removing Confederate monument from square

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Crews in Bentonville are removing a Confederate monument that had been on display in the city’s downtown square for more...

Arkansas panel leader withdraws from casino license process

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The chairman of the Arkansas Racing Commission has recused himself from the process to assign a casino operating license. Chairman...

Feds: Group sold meth in Tennessee, 17 charged in 3 states

JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) — Federal authorities say 17 people from Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee have been charged with selling methamphetamine. The U.S. attorney’s office in...

Fayetteville mandates masks because of virus

A city in northwest Arkansas is requiring face masks to be worn in most public places indoors to help prevent the spread of the...

TV pastor Jim Bakker hopes Arkansas AG Rutledge halts probe

O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri-based TV pastor Jim Bakker is hoping to prevent Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge from obtaining personal information of his...

Arkansas governor signs bills creating $173M COVID-19 fund

Pictured above: Gov. Hutchinson, Senator Jim Hendren, and Speaker of the House Matthew Shepherd LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas' governor has signed into law...

Officials: Hunter did not die solely from deer attacking him

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas authorities say a hunter who died after a deer he'd shot attacked him had pre-existing medical conditions that...