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$2,200 taken from Arkansas man by 2 pretending to be police officers, officials say
Apr 24, 2017 11:00 pm
Two men told a 44-year-old Jonesboro man they were police officers, then took $2,200 from his wallet Sunday night when he showed them his ID, according to a police report.
Severe storms, possible tornadoes on horizon for Arkansas in coming week, forecasters say
Apr 24, 2017 8:58 pm
A series of fronts will bring large hail, damaging winds and possibly a tornado or two to Arkansas between Wednesday and Sunday, forecasters predict.
WATCH: Dash-cam video captures Arkansas 4-year-old's fall from bus
Apr 24, 2017 7:04 pm
HARRISON ? A 4-year-old girl fell through the open back door of a moving church bus onto an Arkansas state highway, but was rescued from the road by a volunteer firefighter who happened to be driving ...
Police: North Little Rock woman suspected in DWI kicks officers
Apr 24, 2017 6:46 pm
A 26-year-old North Little Rock woman suspected of driving a vehicle while intoxicated was charged with second-degree assault after she kicked officers who tried to arrest her, authorities said.
Justices weigh defendants' right to own mental health expert; outcome affects Arkansas death-row cases
Apr 24, 2017 6:22 pm
WASHINGTON ? The Supreme Court seemed closely divided Monday about whether an Alabama death row inmate should get a new sentencing hearing because he did not have a mental health expert on his side wh...
Sheriff: 1 child dead, 2 adults missing after boat capsizes on Arkansas River
Apr 24, 2017 2:36 pm
SPIRO, Okla. ? Authorities in eastern Oklahoma say a 6-year-old boy has died and his parents are still missing after the family's boat capsized on the Arkansas River over the weekend.
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