Arkansas legislators plan to meet Tuesday to review the state Highway and Transportation Department’s response to sleet and snow on roadways that stranded thousands of motorists in eastern Arkansas early this week.
Union Pacific Corp. Chief Executive Officer Jack Koraleski believes the U.S. economy will see moderate growth in 2014 as lower energy prices combined with rising foreign labor costs boost domestic manufacturing.
The latest entry in the Zack Snyder School of Implausible Physics Series actually features the work of one of his acolytes, director Noam Murro, heavily influenced by Snyder, the CGI master of style and witless spectacle over substance. It must be said that, as a director, Snyder, who settled for producing and co-writing the screenplay this go-round, possesses a keen visual acuity.
As the pro-Russian authorities in Crimea pressed ahead Thursday with measures to break away from Ukraine and become part of Russia, U.S. President Barack Obama said their plans for a referendum would “violate the Ukrainian Constitution and violate international law.”
WHO SAYS it doesn’t pay to pore through the historical archives ? Here’s a memo from a White House aide named Todd Stern back in January of 1994, when the country was struggling with Hillarycare instead of Obamacare, but only the name seems to have changed.
Thursday’s highlights 7A BOYS CABOT 58, ROGERS HERITAGE 51 Jake Ferguson had a game-high 14 points, 9 assists and made 4 consecutive free throws in the final minute as the Panthers held off Rogers Heritage in the opening round in Conway.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers stepped up hiring in February despite a blast of harsh winter weather, likely renewing hopes that the economy will accelerate this year.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — In a surprising move after Russia flexed its military might in the Crimean Peninsula, Ukraine's new leadership has reached out to oligarchs for help — appointing them as governors in eastern regions where loyalties to Moscow are strong.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. trade deficit widened slightly in January as a rise in imports of oil and other foreign goods offset a solid increase in exports.