Arkansas

United States representatives condemn terror attack on Amarnath pilgrims

Several Congressmen from Texas, Florida, Arkansas and California issued a statement criticising the attacks, and paid condolences to the families of the deceased and injured.

Jul 12, 2017, 09:20 AM IST

28 injured in United States shooting

The incident happened at the Power Ultra Lounge in Little Rock. The age of victims ranged from 16 to mid-20s.

 

Jul 02, 2017, 13:09 PM IST

28 injured in US nightclub shooting

Police in the city of Little Rock had initially said that 17 people were shot when gunfire rang out inside the downtown Power Ultra Lounge nightclub around 2:30 am (0730 GMT).

Jul 01, 2017, 23:16 PM IST
Gunman opens fire at US nightclub, injures 17 people; 1 critical

Gunman opens fire at US nightclub, injures 17 people; 1 critical

At least 17 people were left injured after a gunman opened fire at a nightclub following a dispute at a concert in Little Rock city of US state Arkansas, said US media. 

Jul 01, 2017, 18:00 PM IST

US state allows college students, teachers to carry guns

The concealed carry law was enacted four years ago and applied to all public buildings, but colleges in the Midwestern state were exempted until July of this year.

Jul 01, 2017, 09:01 AM IST
Baby undergoes surgery after rats bit her 100 times, parents arrested

Baby undergoes surgery after rats bit her 100 times, parents arrested

The teenage parents, 19-year-old Erica Shyrock and and 18-year-old Charles Elliott, who were taken into police custody, have been charged with endangering the welfare of the minor.

May 18, 2017, 09:30 AM IST
Eight dead as storm hits several states in US

Eight dead as storm hits several states in US

As many as eight persons were killed after a line of deadly storms caused flooding in Texas, Missouri, Arkansas and Mississippi.

May 01, 2017, 08:57 AM IST
Arkansas's fourth execution in eight days ends death chamber flurry

Arkansas's fourth execution in eight days ends death chamber flurry

Arkansas on Thursday executed its fourth inmate in eight days, administering a lethal injection to a man who killed two people after escaping from a prison where he had been serving a life sentence for murdering a cheerleader.

Apr 28, 2017, 13:36 PM IST

US state of Arkansas executes two prisoners in one night

The last US state to execute two convicts in one night was Texas in August 2000.

Apr 25, 2017, 11:05 AM IST

Supreme Court clears way for Arkansas' first execution in 12 years

The US Supreme Court cleared the way on Thursday for Arkansas to conduct its first execution in 12 years by removing holds on the lethal injection of a death row inmate, just 30 minutes before the state`s death warrant expired.

Apr 21, 2017, 10:45 AM IST

Ex-TV reporter accuses Bill Clinton of 1980 sex assaults

A former TV reporter on Wednesday accused ex-president Bill Clinton of three sexual assaults in 1980, when Clinton was governor of Arkansas.

Oct 20, 2016, 05:00 AM IST
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton capture key wins on US Super Tuesday

Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton capture key wins on US Super Tuesday

Trump and Clinton turned their sights on each other after their Super Tuesday wins, with Trump promising to "go after" Clinton.

Mar 02, 2016, 08:11 AM IST

US South braces for snow and freezing cold ahead of winter storm

Light snow accumulation and some ice was already being reported on Wednesday afternoon.

Jan 21, 2016, 10:44 AM IST
Ex-boxing champ Jermain Taylor pleads guilty to Arkansas felony charges

Ex-boxing champ Jermain Taylor pleads guilty to Arkansas felony charges

Taylor has offered repeated apologies for his erratic behaviour in recent years.

Dec 02, 2015, 09:11 AM IST

Amy Duggar marries Dillon King in Arkansas

 "19 Kids and Counting" star Amy Duggar tied the knot with her fiance Dillon King in an intimate ceremony at Horton Farms, near Bentonville, Arkansas.

Sep 07, 2015, 13:04 PM IST

Fifteen US states try to block Obama clean power plan

 Fifteen US states have petitioned a federal court to block new rules by President Barack Obama`s administration to encourage clean power and cut harmful carbon emissions from power plants.

Aug 15, 2015, 00:14 AM IST

Texas, Arkansas governors declare disasters after deadly tornadoes

The governors of Texas and Arkansas declared disasters on Monday in parts of their states hit by tornadoes and floods in a storm series that slammed central states, leaving at least four people dead, injuring more than 50 and reducing buildings to splinters.

May 12, 2015, 10:58 AM IST

Tornadoes kill at least 5 in Texas and Arkansas

Emergency responders searched through splintered wreckage after a line of tornadoes battered several small communities in Texas and Arkansas, killing at least five people.

May 12, 2015, 10:37 AM IST

Texas, Arkansas tornadoes kill at least four, shatter homes

 Emergency crews were cleaning up on Monday from tornadoes that killed at least four people and injured 50 others in Texas and Arkansas that were part of a twister series to hit central states overnight, flattening buildings and snapping power lines.

May 12, 2015, 08:53 AM IST

At least two dead, 10 missing after Arkansas, Texas tornadoes

 At least two people were killed in Arkansas and another 10 unaccounted for in Texas after a series of tornadoes hit the Great Plains states overnight, flattening buildings and injuring dozens, local officials said on Monday.

May 11, 2015, 21:43 PM IST