Arkansas

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Anti-Obama Mood Hurts Dems In Arkansas Senate Race

It’s voters like Jammy Turner who give Republicans hope of ending an Arkansas political dynasty and taking control of the U.S. Senate this fall.

01/13/2014

Supply managers in 9 Midwestern and Plain states are expressing optimism about the regional economy. (Getty Images)

Economic Survey Suggests Optimism For Midwest

A monthly economic survey shows businesses looking forward to steady growth for the next six months.

01/02/2014

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Donors Chip In To Help Programs Hurt By Shutdown

Across the country, donors big and small are opening their wallets to help keep afloat programs that protect people in need as the government shutdown persists. A pair of Texas philanthropists pledged up to $10 million to help Head Start programs for poor children hurt by the shutdown. A university in New Hampshire decided to offer scholarships to active-duty military personnel whose tuition assistance has been switched off by the shutdown. And in Arkansas, people have been donating to Our House.

10/13/2013

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Detective: Lax Laws Bringing Meth to St. Louis

70 communities across Missouri have pseudoepehdrine laws and Franklin County Sheriff’s Detective Sgt. Jason Grellner says meth production has dropped significantly in those areas.

10/09/2013

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Mo. Unemployment Claims Jump 10.5 Percent After Government Shutdown

States around the country have seen a spike in unemployment claims since the beginning of the government shutdown and Missouri has adjusted its claims system just to keep up.

10/09/2013

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Ark. Panel Bars Districts From Arming Teachers

A state licensing board has barred two Arkansas school districts from arming teachers, administrators and staff as volunteer security guards.

09/11/2013

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Arkansas GOP Going After Planned Parenthood Funding After Passing Nation’s Most Restrictive Abortion Law

Not content with enacting the most restrictive abortion law in the country, Arkansas Republicans plan to press the legislative advantage their party hasn’t enjoyed since Reconstruction by making it even more difficult for women to get abortions in the state.

03/08/2013

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Missouri Wins Big On Emotional Night

The coaches showed heightened emotions in a confrontation that both Haith and Anderson later identified as a miscommunication.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–03/05/2013

Missouri's Alex Oriakhi, top, dunks the ball over LSU's Andrew Del Piero, left, and Johnny O'Bryant III, bottom, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, March 2, 2013, in Columbia, Mo. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)

Battle Of The Tigers: Missouri Victorious Over LSU

COLUMBIA (KMOX) — The Missouri Tigers played Saturday’s contest against LSU less than 48 hours after an impressive win on the road at South Carolina. Coach Frank Haith’s team was looking to keep the momentum […]

03/02/2013

Arkansas' Rashad Madden (00) pulls up for a shot against Missouri's Laurence Bowers (21) during the first half an NCAA college basketball game in Fayetteville, Ark., Saturday Feb. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Gareth Patterson)

Despite Late Lead, Tigers Fall To Hogs In Physical Battle

COLUMBIA (KMOX) — The Tigers had the chance to seize their second consecutive road win against the Razorbacks in Fayetteville, Arkansas on Saturday afternoon. The score remained close throughout the game, despite the Tigers taking […]

02/16/2013

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