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    Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced a set of bills that would require the state’s schools to play the national anthem before sporting events and mandate a moment of silence after reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. “I’m announcing The Star-Spangled Banner Act that will require each public school to play The Star-Spangled Banner at the...
    Republican Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson said over the weekend that he signed a sweeping anti-abortion bill into law earlier this month with the sole purpose of setting into motion a review of the landmark Roe v. Wade case. During an interview with CNN's State of the Union, Hutchinson confirmed that the "whole design of the...
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Angel Baker made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 29.1 seconds left, and No. 13 Wright State beat No. 4 Arkansas 66-62 on Monday in the biggest upset so far in the first round of the women’s NCAA Tournament. Jada Roberson made two free throws with 8.1 seconds left to seal the victory...
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers on Monday voted to require a woman undergoing an abortion to first view an ultrasound, the latest restriction to advance in a state that has already enacted an outright abortion ban. The majority-Republican House voted 74-14 for the requirement and sent it to GOP Gov. Asa Hutchinson. The...
    By JIM VERTUNO, AP Sports Writer AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Angel Baker made the go-ahead 3-pointer with 29.1 seconds left and No. 13 Wright State stunned No. 4 Arkansas 66-62 on Monday in the biggest upset so far of the first round of the women's NCAA Tournament. Jada Roberson made two free throws with 8.1...
    Angel Baker made the go-ahead 3-pointer with 29.1 seconds left and No. 13 Wright State stunned No. 4 Arkansas 66-62 on Monday in the biggest upset so far of the first round of the women's NCAA Tournament. Jada Roberson made two free throws with 8.1 seconds left to seal the victory for the Horizon League...
    By ANDREW DeMILLO, Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers on Monday approved banning transgender girls and women from competing on school sports teams consistent with their gender identity, the latest state to advance the prohibition despite warnings of the devastating impact it could have on trans youth. The majority-Republican House voted 75-18...
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers on Monday approved banning transgender girls and women from competing on school sports teams consistent with their gender identity, the latest state to advance the prohibition despite warnings of the devastating impact it could have on trans youth. The majority-Republican House voted 75-18 in favor of the ban,...
    A police officer in Arkansas captured a wild situation on his dash camera. According to 5News, police in Fayetteville responded to a situation involving a burning van, and the video is straight out of a movie. (SLIDESHOW: These Women On Instagram Hate Wearing Clothes) A man can be seen at the bottom of a driveway...
    Arkansas basketball coach Eric Musselman had some choice words for Todd Furhman after punching a ticket to the Sweet 16. The Razorbacks beat Texas Tech in the Round 32 over the weekend, and they’ve secured themselves a spot in the Sweet 16. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) Prior to...
    U.S. air travelers top 1.5 million for first time since March 2020 Biden Determined to Tax Rich After Windfalls During Crisis Entering Saturday night's game between No. 3 seed Texas and No. 14 seed Abilene Christian, the Big 12 was 6-0 in the NCAA Tournament and poised for a perfect first round. But when...
    Minutes before tipoff, CBS TV cameras showed Arkansas coach Eric Musselman standing before his players in the locker room and telling them that Sunday’s NCAA Tournament game against Texas Tech was “going to be a street fight.’’ He was right. Both teams, so physical for 40 minutes, likely got back to their respective hotels bruised,...
    Bruce Willis Wife Emma Heming Shares Heartwarming 12-Year Wedding Anniversary Post After one year of Canada and Mexico border closures, pressure grows for White House to issue reopening guidelines It's too bad Baylor awaits in the Elite Eight, since Arkansas might have a good chance at the Final Four in another region — if transported...
    Justin Smith had 20 points and played a key role in a final-play defensive stop, helping Arkansas beat Texas Tech 68-66 on Sunday in the NCAA Tournament, securing the program's first trip to the Sweet 16 in a quarter-century. In the final seconds of a tense finish, Smith found himself defending Kyler Edwards beyond the...
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    After one year of Canada and Mexico border closures, pressure grows for White House to issue reopening guidelines Baby-faced aggression: Japans Tsunoda ready to make F1 impact Texas Tech missed not one but two relatively open layups in the final minute of its second-round NCAA men's tournament game against Arkansas, and fell to the...
    By AARON BEARD, AP Basketball Writer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Justin Smith had 20 points and played a key role in a final-play defensive stop, helping Arkansas beat Texas Tech 68-66 on Sunday in the NCAA Tournament, securing the program's first trip to the Sweet 16 in a quarter-century. In the final seconds of a tense...
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Sunday that he believes his proposal to remove a mask mandate intended to slow the spread of the coronavirus will take place as planned at the end of the month. On CNN’s ‘State of the Union,' Hutchinson said goals announced in February to lift the...
    By The Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Sunday that he believes his proposal to remove a mask mandate intended to slow the spread of the coronavirus will take place as planned at the end of the month. On CNN’s ‘State of the Union,’ Hutchinson said goals he announced in...
    Republican Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson revealed he signed a near-total abortion ban in his state "because it is a direct challenge to Roe v. Wade." During a segment of CNN's State of the Union on Sunday, Hutchinson was asked if he signed the legislation in the hope that the Supreme Court would be given an...
    Washington (CNN)Arkansas' Republican governor said Sunday that he signed a near-total abortion ban into law earlier this month because he wants the Supreme Court to eventually consider the legislation and overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling that legalized the procedure in the US."That was the whole design of the law. It is not...
    Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson is allowing his state's mask orders to expire at the end of March, claiming citizens' 'common sense' will replace coronavirus-related mandates. 'I expect, even though we take the mask mandate away that people will continue to use the mask when you cannot socially distance and whenever there's the risk of the...
    Arkansas Gov. Asa HutchinsonAsa HutchinsonSunday shows preview: Biden administration grapples with border surge; US mourns Atlanta shooting victims GOP governor: Time for 'heavy-handed' COVID-19 restrictions to fall by the 'wayside' New Arkansas abortion law a sign of the times MORE (R) on Sunday said that the vaccine hesitancy reported among supporters of former President TrumpDonald...
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The number of active Arkansas COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continued its downward trend Saturday, according to state numbers. Active cases, or ones that don’t include people who have recovered or died, dropped by 13 Saturday to 2,676, the Department of Health reported. The state’s COVID-19 hospitalizations fell by 17 to...
    GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Skyler Perry threw four touchdown passes, and Arkansas-Pine Bluff ended a six-game losing streak against Grambling State with a 48-21 victory on Saturday. Arkansas-Pine Bluff is 2-0 for the first time since 2000. Grambling State (0-3, 0-3 Southwestern Athletic Conference) has lost two straight at home since ending a 16-game...
    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Arkansas coach Mike Neighbors had confidence when going home that the Razorbacks could be an NCAA Tournament team again, though he didn’t have much of a recruiting pitch then for Chelsea Dungee. “Faith is believing with lack of evidence. And we have kids that had faith in us because we did...
    No. 6 seed Texas Tech (18-10) vs. No. 3 seed Arkansas (23-6) NCAA Tournament Second Round, Hinkle Fieldhouse, Indianapolis; Sunday, 5:10 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: Texas Tech and Arkansas are set to clash in a NCAA second round battle. Arkansas earned an 85-68 win over Colgate in its most recent game, while Texas Tech got...
    Colgate made brackets cower, mid-majors smile and computers turn smug. The No. 14 seed held a 14-point lead over third-seeded Arkansas, and the NET’s ninth-ranked team in the nation had yet to get a point from Patriot League Player of the Year Jordan Burns. The Raiders could still play so much better — but...
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    All Times EDT Class 1A First Round Monday, March 8 Game 1 – Mt. Vernon-Enola 85, Lead Hill 68 Game 3 – The New School 58, Brinkley 51 Tuesday, March 9 Game 5 – Nevada 60, Ridgefield Christian 51 Game 7...
    PHOENIX (AP) — A former Phoenix politician already in prison on a six-year sentence for operating an illegal adoption scheme involving women from the Marshall Islands was ordered to serve another five years behind bars for defrauding Arizona’s Medicaid system in a scam to get taxpayer-funded health coverage for the birth mothers, even though he...
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers have approved the state paying $100,000 for the drownings of a woman and her son, reversing a panel's earlier ruling that the state wasn't responsible. The Joint Budget Committee on Thursday approved the payment to Dayong Yang after he claimed a delayed response from a Little Rock dispatcher...
    By JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — A former Phoenix politician already in prison on a six-year sentence for operating an illegal adoption scheme involving women from the Marshall Islands was ordered to serve another five years behind bars for defrauding Arizona’s Medicaid system in a scam to get taxpayer-funded health coverage for the...
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas' active coronavirus cases and hospitalizations dropped further on Friday as the state reported 14 new deaths from the virus. The Department of Health reported active cases, or ones that don't include people who have recovered or died, dropped by 71 to 2,663. The state's COVID-19 hospitalizations fell by 12...
    Justin Smith had 29 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 10 Arkansas shut down high-scoring Colgate to open the NCAA Tournament with an 85-68 win on Friday. The 14th-seeded Raiders (14-2) had upset pickers out of their seats early in the South Region opener with a slew of 3-pointers and a 16-2 run to go...
    All Times EDT Class 1A First Round Monday, March 8 Game 1 – Mt. Vernon-Enola 58, Lead Hill 30 Game 3 – Kingston 55, Wonderview 52 Tuesday, March 9 Game 5 – Norfork 59, Emerson 38 Game 7 – West Side...
    By JOHN MARSHALL, AP Basketball Writer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Justin Smith had 29 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 10 Arkansas shut down high-scoring Colgate to open the NCAA Tournament with an 85-68 win on Friday. The 14th-seeded Raiders (14-2) had upset pickers out of their seats early in the South Region opener with a...
    Songs we’d love to hear Beyoncé cover Your Step-by-Step Guide To Spend Less and Get More When Grocery Shopping Before their first-round game against Arkansas on Friday, eight Colgate players took a knee during the national anthem. It wasn't broadcast on TV, but the moment was captured in a photo by Sports Illustrated's Pat...
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Senate on Thursday voted to require victims of rape and incest to have first reported the crime to law enforcement before they could undergo an abortion past the state’s 20-week limit. The move, however, could be moot if an outright abortion ban Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed into...
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Thursday activated 20 members of the Arkansas Air and Army National Guard to assist with coronavirus vaccinations. Hutchinson said the Guard members would administer vaccinations in four public health regions. Each of the four teams will include two medics and two personnel to handle logistics and...
    By ANDREW DeMILLO, Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Legislature on Thursday approved a bill allowing doctors to refuse to treat someone due to religious or moral objections, sending it to the governor over complaints that would create a blanket right to discriminate against patients. The majority-Republican Senate voted 25-6 for the...
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