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The 15 Most Instagrammable Spots In Little Rock, Arkansas

Rock City will "rock" your photo feed.<p>Travel pros agree that Little Rock, Arkansas is a total charmer. A wooded wonderland on the Arkansas River, this state capital offers outdoor adventures, historic tours and big-league dining experiences, all with a small-town feel.<p>Before you visit, it’s key to …

News (U.S.)

Rapper's bodyguard charged in Little Rock concert shooting

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A rapper's bodyguard faces 10 aggravated assault counts for gunfire that erupted during a concert at a Little Rock club.<p>Kentrell Gwynn was charged Friday. Police say he opened fire at the Power Ultra Lounge during the July 1 concert featuring his boss, rapper Ricky Hampton. …

Entertainment

Casually removing root files

You’re walking at $HOME, minding your own business.<p>But something is bothering your feet. It’s like if a little rock has fallen into your shoe. You …

Linux

TV reporter at Little Rock station leaves for out-of-state job

A reporter at Little Rock’s CBS affiliate KTHV-TV has moved for an out-of-state job after working a year in Arkansas.<p>In a Facebook video, Jamal Goss …

Weekend brings two more Little Rock homicides

The Little Rock homicide toll for 2017 rose to 41 over the weekend with two more killings.<br>* <b>Allen Sims,</b> 55, was found dead about 6:30 p.m. Saturday in …

Crime

The Latest: Little Rock's 42nd homicide matches 2016 mark | Miami Herald

The Latest on Little Rock's 42nd homicide of the year, matching the total for all of last year (all times local):<p>7:30 p.m.<p>Little Rock police say the …

Crime

Scouting the landscape

Let's begin with a sentence not written in a long time if ever about Little Rock.<p>Here it is: Several prominent Little Rock political figures are …

Frozen pizzas cause motorway shutdown in Arkansas following truck crash

Trailer spill took workers four hours to clear before Interstate 30 could run normally again.<p>Frustrated commuters in Britain are used to hearing …

Judge hears arguments in Arkansas abortion clinics lawsuit | Miami Herald

An attorney for three Arkansas abortion clinics told a federal judge Thursday that a new state law requiring the suspension or revocation of their …

Business

‘Lots of pizza fatalities’: No matter how you slice it, truck crash was a mess

A truck spilled frozen pizzas all over an interstate highway after it crashed into an overpass.<p>The accident happened Wednesday afternoon in Little Rock, according to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.<p>It tied up traffic on Interstate 30 there for several hours in both directions. Officials told the …

Pizza

It’s not delivery — it’s DiGiorno pizza spilled on interstate

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.— Arkansas highway officials shut down westbound lanes of a cross-country interstate for four hours so crews could pick up pizza.<p>An …

Pizza

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Truck spills pizzas on I-30 in Little Rock, stalling traffic for hours

A truck crash spilled frozen pizzas onto Interstate 30 in Little Rock, blocking all westbound traffic, officials said.

HIGH PROFILE: John Albert Cain

SELF PORTRAIT<p>John Cain<p>• DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH: Feb. 1, 1937, Wrightsville<p>• THE WORST JOB I'VE EVER HAD WAS working at the Federal Reserve Bank in …

Innocent plea set in killing of Italian tourist; Little Rock suspect works at day care center

A defense attorney entered an innocent plea Monday on behalf of a Little Rock child care worker who he said wants "to clear her name" in the shooting …

Crime

Police ID Little Rock man as would-be robber fatally shot at pizza restaurant; company 'horrified by chain of events'

Authorities have identified the would-be robber fatally shot by a clerk at a pizza restaurant as a Little Rock man. The Blytheville Police Department …

Crime

Suspect arrested, another sought for murder of Italian tourist

Update:<p>The second suspect wanted in connection to the murder of Italian tourist, Carlo Marigliano has turned herself in to Little Rock police.<p>Charina …

Crime

1 arrested, 1 sought in fatal shooting of Italian tourist at Little Rock apartment complex

Police have arrested a 35-year-old man and are looking for another suspect in last week's shooting of an Italian tourist at a Little Rock apartment …

Crime

Man charged in shooting death of Italian tourist in Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – An Arkansas man was charged Friday in the fatal shooting of an Italian tourist who was found dead in a rental car last week, police said.<p>Andre Jackson, 32, was charged with capital murder in the shooting death of 31-year-old Carlo Marigliano, a Naples taxi driver who was driving …

Crime

Jeff Nichols Launches ‘Premiere,’ 3-Day Film Event in Little Rock, with Adam Driver and David Lowery — Exclusive

The "Loving" director is luring key Hollywood talent to Little Rock, Arkansas for the new Arkansas Cinema Society's first three-day film event, …

Entertainment

Hogs hoops target Moss to narrow down choices soon

Although he only got a chance to play a couple of tournaments with the Arkansas Hawks in July, Memphis (Tenn.) East guard T.J. Moss left a nice …

College & University

Little Rock police: 77-year-old woman robbed while unloading groceries says pair had fake gun

A 77-year-old woman was robbed while unloading groceries Saturday afternoon, according to a Little Rock police report.

Crime

Judge blocks Arkansas from enforcing 4 abortion restrictions

Print<p>LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A federal judge has blocked Arkansas from enforcing four new abortion restrictions, including a ban on a common second …

Rights & Freedoms

Judge blocks Arkansas from enforcing new abortion restrictions

A federal judge has blocked Arkansas from enforcing four new abortion restrictions.

Rights & Freedoms

Judge Blocks Arkansas From Enforcing Four Abortion Restrictions

Little Rock, Ark. (AP) -- A federal judge has blocked Arkansas from enforcing four new abortion restrictions, including a ban on a common second …

Rights & Freedoms

Two federal decisions affect abortion clinics in Arkansas

Planned Parenthood supporters hold signs at a protest in downtown Denver, Colorado, U.S. February 11, 2017. Photo by Rick Wilking/ReutersJust days …

Rights & Freedoms

UA Little Rock Professor Receives $500K to Improve Transportation Fuel Cells

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock professor has received $500,000 to develop high-performance, cost-effective transportation fuel cells.<p>Dr. …

Energy

Federal judge blocks Arkansas from enforcing 4 abortion restrictions

<b>LITTLE ROCK, Ark. --</b> A federal judge has blocked Arkansas from enforcing four new abortion restrictions, including a ban on a common second trimester …

Rights & Freedoms

Court clears way for Arkansas abortion pill rules

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An appeals court panel cleared the way Friday for Arkansas to restrict how the abortion pill is administered in the state, saying a judge didn't estimate how many women would be burdened by a 2015 law's requirement.<p>A three-judge panel of the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of …

Rights & Freedoms

Hey, Little Rock, AR: there's a special stage performance of Little Brother coming your way for Banned Books Week!

Adapted by Josh Costello from the novel by Cory Doctorow/September 15, 16, 22, 23, 24, 28, 29, 30, 2017/Directed by Ryan Whitfield and Jason …

Cory Doctorow

Democrat again targets Jim Sorvillo in west Little Rock House seat

At least one Democrat will try again to unseat Republican <b>Rep. Jim Sorvillo</b> in a west Little Rock legislative district that has been a battleground.</b> …