WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress' budget office estimates that the just-announced budget deal would increase the deficit over the next two years by $41.4 billion. The analysis also says the deal would save More>>
LITTLE ROCK - Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor said his Republican opponent in the 2014 senate election, Congressman Tom Cotton, should stay in Washington next week with Congress to work on passing a Farm Bill. More>>
WASHINGTON - House Republicans signaled support Wednesday for a budget deal worked out a day earlier, a plan narrowly drawn but promoted as a way to stabilize Congress' erratic fiscal efforts, avert another government shutdown and mute some of the partisan rancor that has damaged Americans' attitudes about their lawmakers. More>>
NASHVILLE - Leaders in Arkansas are remembering former state legislator Jim Hill, who died Wednesday at the age of 74. More>>
Voters have approved a plan to overhaul the Robinson Center Music Hall in downtown Little Rock. More>>
The Judsonia City Council has appointed an interim leader after last month's death of Mayor Rickey Veach. More>>
WASHINGTON (AP) - Negotiations on Capitol Hill have yielded a modest budget agreement to ease automatic spending cuts and replace some of them with savings from future-year cuts. Details on the pact More>>
LITTLE ROCK - On Tuesday, residents will vote on a bond referendum to spend "Hamburger Tax" money on a $70 million renovation and expansion project at the Robinson Center.