Little Rock

Where to Eat in Little Rock

Lap Up the Best of Little Rock<p>Recently discovered by culinary travelers as a “secret foodie city,” Little Rock is home to variety of local and …

Restaurants

Director of golf at Alotian Club outside Little Rock collapses, dies; Jon Zieske, 48, 'loved life'

Jon Zieske was a talented golfer.<p>He competed for years in mini-tours, lower-tier tournaments in which professional golfers fight to progress to the …

Golf

Historic home demolished in Little Rock; razing spurs interest in creation of Hillcrest protected zone

The razing of a 110-year-old home in the Hillcrest neighborhood of Little Rock has renewed efforts to establish a local-ordinance historic district …

Real Estate

Cotton office gets a visit from critics of his health bill

<b>Indivisible Little Rock Central Arkansas</b> had a sit-in at <b>Sen. Tom Cotton's Little Rock office</b> today. KARK's Jessi Turnure caught a clip of a visitor …

Fast-food restaurant in downtown Little Rock left in 'disarray' after break-in, police say

A downtown Little Rock Wendy's was left in "disarray" after a break-in early Wednesday, police said.

Restaurants

Worker bit in tussle with would-be thief over stripper pole

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Police in Little Rock say a mall worker wrestled away a stripper pole from a would-be thief who bit the employee during the struggle.<p>According to police, a woman entered a Spencer's store in Little Rock's Park Plaza Mall at midday Wednesday and tried to return an item. A …

Troopers pursue, nab I-630 speeder; Little Rock man faces fleeing, traffic, drug charges

Arkansas State Police on Wednesday arrested a man who led authorities on a 2½-mile chase in Little Rock, the agency reported.

Crime

GALLERY: Top eight: Week's most expensive houses sold in Little Rock

Pictured below are the most expensive houses sold in Little Rock during the week of May 15-19. “Sold” refers to the date on which the real estate …

Police: Man Drowns Rescuing 3 Children From River

<b>LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) —</b> Police say a 19-year-old man drowned while trying to save three children from the Arkansas River.Crawford County Sheriff Ron …

Crime

Police: Victim of shooting outside Little Rock movie theater fired, too

The man who was injured in a shooting outside a Little Rock theater fired back after hearing shots ring out, a Little Rock police spokesman said …

Crime

ACLU, Planned Parenthood challenge new Arkansas abortion regulations

The American Civil Liberties Union and the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday challenging new Arkansas regulations that restrict abortions in the state, arguing that the new laws place inordinate burdens on women who seek abortion care.<p>The lawsuit aims to block four …

Rights & Freedoms

Settlement reached in Arkansas oil spill case

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Exxon Mobil has settled a lawsuit over a 2013 pipeline spill that dumped tens of thousands of gallons of crude oil into an Arkansas neighborhood.<p>Attorneys representing 64 families announced the settlement Thursday. They say terms will remain confidential.<p>Exxon told The …

Oil

Police officer shot dead in Arkansas town

A police officer was shot and killed in a small northeastern Arkansas town on Monday night. A manhunt was underway for the suspect in Newport, about 90 miles northeast of Little Rock. (June 13) AP

Policing

Suspect captured in fatal shooting of Arkansas police officer

A suspect has been apprehended in the fatal shooting of an Arkansas police lieutenant Monday night, according to ABC Little Rock affiliate KATV.

Policing

Ark. officer fatally shot, suspect arrested

Newport Police Lt. Patrick Weatherford, a decorated police officer, was fatally shot while assisting another officer with a traffic stop<p><b>Duty Death:</b> …

Policing

2 killed, 2 others injured in Littlerock crash, fire officials say

Two people were killed and two others were hospitalized in a vehicle crash in Littlerock on Monday.

World News

Historic Hall, Davidson buildings in downtown Little Rock sold for $2.3M; boutique hotel planned

Rock Capital Real Estate closed on the purchase last month of the historic Hall and Davidson buildings in downtown Little Rock, completing seven …

Real Estate

Surefire success at Petit & Keet in WLR

Whether Petit & Keet will go down as these two Arkansas culinary legends' crowning achievement remains to be seen, but it's hard to imagine a better …

Restaurants

DESTIHL Adds Distribution to Little Rock and Northwest Arkansas

<b>Normal, IL –</b> DESTIHL Brewery officially announced today that it will expand distribution of its beers in Little Rock and parts of Northwest Arkansas …

Police: 57-year-old man arrested after stealing cosmetics from Little Rock business

A 57-year-old man has been arrested in a break-in and theft of cosmetics at a Little Rock eyebrow threading business, police said.

Crime

Arkansas trooper critically injured in wrong-way I-40 crash is honored as year's best

LITTLE ROCK— An Arkansas State Police trooper who was critically injured in a head-on crash on Interstate 40 in western Arkansas is the state's …

Police: 2 Little Rock men arrested after 6 cars stolen from Arkansas dealership

Tips from the community helped police arrest two Little Rock men on Tuesday who broke into a car dealership and stole six vehicles earlier this week, …

Crime

Gunman steals $13 in robbery of Little Rock convenience store, then drops diamond earring, police say

A gunman made off with $13 but lost a diamond-studded gold earring when he fell in the parking lot of the Little Rock gas station he had just robbed …

Crime

Aromatique founder Patti Upton dies at Arkansas home at 79

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Patti Upton, founder of home fragrance company Aromatique, has died in Arkansas at age 79.<p>Family Funeral Services in Heber …

Hall of Fame

Make-Work

In the summer of 1967, I took a job working for the Neighborhood Youth Corps in Little Rock. It was not a job I wanted—just one I could get. I was living in my mother’s apartment. She had assured me that I was welcome there. But I would need to work and bring in money if I meant to stay. I had …

Dallas Cowboys' Darren McFadden Selling Little Rock Home for $700K

<b>Dallas Cowboys</b> running back <b>Darren McFadden</b> has put his 4,235-square-foot mansion in Little Rock, AR, on the market for $700,000.<p>McFadden, 29, bought …

Dallas

Special bond for Chargers' coaching duo

George Stewart walked through the terminal at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and saw a stranger with a familiar frame.<p>The broad shoulders, …

NFL

White Water Tavern

This Little Rock legend has survived decades of rowdy crowds, three fires, and a zombie wedding.<p>Bill Clinton could be seen hanging out during his …

Weird

Short Circuit: A roundup of recent federal court decisions

When the government deregulates an industry, should that be considered a “taking?” Miffed that their medallions were no longer so lucrative, several taxi drivers in Atlanta claimed the state of Georgia was responsible for the drop in medallion value when the state eased restrictions for Uber and …

@AStateBaseball Wins 18-Inning Marathon in Series Opener Against Little Rock - Arkansas State Athletics Official Web Site

JONESBORO, Ark. (5/19/17) – In the longest Sun Belt game in program history, Justin Felix hit a walk off single with the bases loaded and one out to …

Major League Baseball