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Arkansas governor delays plans for session on tax cuts

Oct. 19, 2021 19:23 PM EDT

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Tuesday backed off plans to call the Legislature back to the Capitol next week to take up income tax cuts as he continued negotiating with lawmakers on how much to reduce. The Republican governor delayed the...

Judge refuses to suppress video evidence in Josh Duggar case

Oct. 19, 2021 13:56 PM EDT

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge has denied motions to suppress video evidence found on electronic devices that were seized from former reality TV star Josh Duggar, who is facing child pornography charges. U.S. District Judge Timothy L. Brooks also said Monday...

From 'bottom of totem pole,' NBA begins its climb in 1950s

Oct. 19, 2021 13:12 PM EDT

A career in the NBA seemed such an uncertainty as the 1950s arrived that Bob Cousy considered driving school a better option than playing for a team he didn’t even know how to find on a map. “Basketball was at the bottom of the totem pole,” said Cousy, one of the...

1 killed, several hurt in shooting at Pine Bluff party

Oct. 18, 2021 11:58 AM EDT

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — One person was killed and several others injured after gunfire erupted at a party in downtown Pine Bluff, authorities said. The shootings happened early Sunday at the Sahara Shrine Center. According to Arkansas State Police, a Pine Bluff police...

Timeline of NBA from its start as the BAA through 1950s

Oct. 18, 2021 09:59 AM EDT

Timeline of the National Basketball Association from its founding as the Basketball Association of America through the 1950s. The timeline includes milestone moments in the league’s history as the NBA celebrates its 75th season: June 6, 1946: Boston Garden owner Walter...

Arkansas officer kills 1 after knife attack, 2 others dead

Oct. 17, 2021 17:06 PM EDT

FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — Two people in Arkansas were found fatally stabbed and a third person was shot and killed by an officer whose neck was slashed after he found a man beating one of the stabbing victims with a rock, authorities said Sunday. It happened around 6:20...

Dillion runs for 267 yards as Southern tramples UAPB 34-7

Oct. 16, 2021 19:44 PM EDT

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Kobe Dillon set a school record with 267 yards rushing, on just 14 carries, and scored three touchdowns as Southern ran away from Arkansas-Pine Bluff 34-7 on Saturday. After Southern (3-3, 2-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference) came up with an...

Bo Nix leads Auburn to 38-23 upset of No. 17 Arkansas

Oct. 16, 2021 17:37 PM EDT

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Three plays were all it took for Auburn. Strip-sack score. Fourth-down stop. Long touchdown pass. The Tigers turned a three-point deficit into an 11-point lead in the span of 3:03 and staved off Arkansas’ attempted...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 00:30 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Arkadelphia 42, Harmony Grove 19 Ashdown 26, Nashville 21 Beebe 56, Jacksonville 14 Benton 52, Mountain Home 23 Bentonville West 46, Har-Ber 45 Bigelow...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 00:30 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Adrian 41, Cass-Midway 12 Archie 61, Lockwood/Golden City 26 Aurora 28, Reeds Spring 14 Ava 48, Cabool 9 Belton 42, William Chrisman 28 Blair Oaks 71,...