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#Arkansas

# arkansas - Thursday 28 December, 2017

'Every time you see these shootings, it’s a physical pain in your heart and your stomach'
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

'Every time you see these shootings, it’s a physical pain in your heart and your stomach'

Dec 28th 2017, 10:00 PM 20,204 Views 13 Comments

Amy O’Connor talks to the sister of Kathy Kendrick, one of 16 victims of a Christmas massacre in Arkansas 30 years ago.

# arkansas - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Eviction ordered after 28 people injured in Arkansas nightclub shootout
# Little Rock
# Little Rock

Eviction ordered after 28 people injured in Arkansas nightclub shootout

Jul 2nd 2017, 9:22 AM 17,155 Views 8 Comments

At least 24 rounds were fired in about 11 seconds, according to a video of the incident believed to be gang-related.

# arkansas - Saturday 1 July, 2017

17 people injured in shooting at Arkansas nightclub
# Power Lounge
# Power Lounge

17 people injured in shooting at Arkansas nightclub

Jul 1st 2017, 1:01 PM 15,222 Views 29 Comments

Police don’t believe the incident was terrorism-related.

# arkansas - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Man arrested for breaking the Ten Commandments - with his car
# Arkansas
# Arkansas

Man arrested for breaking the Ten Commandments - with his car

Jun 29th 2017, 10:28 AM 26,198 Views 0 Comments

Reed apparently live-streamed video of himself charging his vehicle at the granite stele.

# arkansas - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Arkansas struggling to get more lethal injection drugs
# Executions
# Executions

Arkansas struggling to get more lethal injection drugs

Apr 29th 2017, 11:47 AM 12,474 Views 48 Comments

The state’s remaining supply of one of the drugs runs out tomorrow.

# arkansas - Friday 28 April, 2017

Arkansas execution spree ends after another man is put to death
# Lethal Injection
# Lethal Injection

Arkansas execution spree ends after another man is put to death

Apr 28th 2017, 7:04 AM 18,522 Views 33 Comments

The prisoner was seen to convulse 20 times before he died.

# arkansas - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

US state of Arkansas executes two prisoners in one night
# Sentenced To Death
# Sentenced To Death

US state of Arkansas executes two prisoners in one night

Apr 25th 2017, 6:45 AM 19,100 Views 46 Comments

This is the first time in 17 years in the US that a state has executed two people in the space of 24 hours.

# arkansas - Monday 24 April, 2017

Arkansas rushes to execute prisoners this week - before lethal drugs expire
# Controversial Drug
# Controversial Drug

Arkansas rushes to execute prisoners this week - before lethal drugs expire

Apr 24th 2017, 7:26 AM 11,105 Views 23 Comments

The US state’s stock of a controversial sedative will expire at the end of the month.

# arkansas - Friday 21 April, 2017

Despite public outcry, US state carries out first in series of executions
# Ledell Lee
# Ledell Lee

Despite public outcry, US state carries out first in series of executions

Apr 21st 2017, 7:07 AM 34,096 Views 57 Comments

Ledell Lee’s execution was among eight inmates originally scheduled to be put to death before a lethal injection drug expires on 30 April.

# arkansas - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Another death row inmate's life spared in Arkansas
# Life On The Line
# Life On The Line

Another death row inmate's life spared in Arkansas

Apr 20th 2017, 7:07 AM 9,401 Views 5 Comments

Actor Johnny Depp has been one of thousands of protesters to demonstrate against capital punishment.

# arkansas - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Supreme Court blocks last-minute attempt by Arkansas to execute murderer
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Supreme Court blocks last-minute attempt by Arkansas to execute murderer

Apr 18th 2017, 10:37 AM 10,911 Views 24 Comments

Justices declined an appeal from the state’s attorney general to lift a stay barring the execution of Don Davis.

# arkansas - Monday 17 April, 2017

State of Arkansas to fight for permission to go ahead with 8 executions in 11 days
# Death Row
# Death Row

State of Arkansas to fight for permission to go ahead with 8 executions in 11 days

Apr 17th 2017, 12:46 PM 11,692 Views 14 Comments

A federal judge issued stays for each of the inmates on Saturday.

# arkansas - Saturday 15 April, 2017

US judge blocks plan to execute nine people in 10 days
# Cruel And Unusual
# Cruel And Unusual

US judge blocks plan to execute nine people in 10 days

Apr 15th 2017, 6:34 PM 14,393 Views 46 Comments

The executions have been blocked on foot of a constitutional amendment banning “cruel and unusual punishment”.

# arkansas - Monday 10 April, 2017

Arkansas wants to execute a record seven men in 11 days
# Death Peanalty
# Death Peanalty

Arkansas wants to execute a record seven men in 11 days

Apr 10th 2017, 1:31 PM 17,742 Views 93 Comments

The US state wants to do it before its access to an execution drug is stopped.

# arkansas - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Death row inmates file lawsuit to prevent executions of eight men in 10 days
# Arkansas
# Arkansas

Death row inmates file lawsuit to prevent executions of eight men in 10 days

Mar 29th 2017, 7:50 AM 19,491 Views 38 Comments

Arkansas has scheduled the executions in order to use its supply of a lethal injection drug before it expires.

# arkansas - Saturday 25 March, 2017

US state plans to put eight men to death over 10-day period
# Lethal Injection
# Lethal Injection

US state plans to put eight men to death over 10-day period

Mar 25th 2017, 5:00 PM 28,085 Views 47 Comments

Arkansas says the unprecedented timetable is necessary because one of the ingredients in the lethal injection will soon expire.

# arkansas - Friday 23 December, 2016

Man who killed toddler in road rage incident in US said 'car was driving too close'
# Arkansas
# Arkansas

Man who killed toddler in road rage incident in US said 'car was driving too close'

Dec 23rd 2016, 9:37 PM 22,912 Views 27 Comments

He fired his gun into a car, shooting and killing a three-year-old boy.

# arkansas - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Boy (9) kills himself when playing with gun in US
# Arkansas
# Arkansas

Boy (9) kills himself when playing with gun in US

Dec 22nd 2016, 9:22 PM 16,640 Views 82 Comments

The boy’s 11-year-old brother said the two were home alone when the nine-year-old began playing with a gun and it accidentally fired.

# arkansas - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Arkansas judge in the dock for trading lower court fines for sexual favours
# Little Rock
# Little Rock

Arkansas judge in the dock for trading lower court fines for sexual favours

Oct 18th 2016, 12:16 PM 19,439 Views 0 Comments

Joseph Boeckmann could face up to 20 years in prison.

# arkansas - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Air traffic controller found passed out drunk in tower
# Arkansas
# Arkansas

Air traffic controller found passed out drunk in tower

Jul 21st 2015, 8:27 AM 29,708 Views 15 Comments

The man was arrested and charged with public intoxication.

# arkansas - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

The world's oldest woman has died...
# Long Long Life
# Long Long Life

The world's oldest woman has died...

Apr 7th 2015, 7:07 PM 25,706 Views 12 Comments

Gertrude Weaver had only attained the accolade five days ago.

# arkansas - Monday 9 September, 2013

107-year-old man killed in shootout with US police
# Arkansas
# Arkansas

107-year-old man killed in shootout with US police

Sep 9th 2013, 9:31 AM 18,256 Views 69 Comments

No other injuries were reported, though the man had pointed the gun at two people in the house who were led out by police before the shootout.

# arkansas - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Pics: Snowstorms batter the US midwest and head east
# United States
# United States

Pics: Snowstorms batter the US midwest and head east

Dec 27th 2012, 8:43 AM 6,601 Views 2 Comments

At least six people have died as a result of the storm with authorities telling people to stay at home and not risk treacherous roads.

# arkansas - Saturday 3 November, 2012

The strangest tradition in college basketball involves fans throwing hundreds of rolls of toilet paper
# Garbage Time
From The42
# Garbage Time

The strangest tradition in college basketball involves fans throwing hundreds of rolls of toilet paper

Nov 3rd 2012, 8:49 AM 731 Views 0 Comments

Welcome to the ‘TP Game’.

# arkansas - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Bill Clinton is cheating on us...with Greece
# Investment
# Investment

Bill Clinton is cheating on us...with Greece

Jul 22nd 2012, 12:30 PM 7,319 Views 25 Comments

Well, he isn’t known for his fidelity.

# arkansas - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Arkansas mother sues high school after son is dropped from basketball team
# Tough Mother
From The42
# Tough Mother

Arkansas mother sues high school after son is dropped from basketball team

May 10th 2012, 2:38 PM 1,146 Views 2 Comments

We all know that parents think their children are the best in the world but one mum has taken that belief to a new level.

# arkansas - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Controversial Petrino sacked by Arkansas
# You're Fired
From The42
# You're Fired

Controversial Petrino sacked by Arkansas

Apr 11th 2012, 2:30 PM 368 Views 0 Comments

Just days after a motorcycle accident left him in a neckbrace, the former Falcons coach finds himself out of a job.

# arkansas - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Death Row sentence overturned thanks to jury member's tweets
# Tweets
# Tweets

Death Row sentence overturned thanks to jury member's tweets

Dec 11th 2011, 2:59 PM 5,907 Views 13 Comments

Erickson Dimas-Martinez will be retried because a juror tweeted about the case – and complained about the coffee.

# arkansas - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

Duggar family expecting their 20th child
# Duggars
From The Daily Edge
# Duggars

Duggar family expecting their 20th child

Nov 8th 2011, 4:33 PM 4,224 Views 55 Comments

US reality TV stars Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar, who don’t use birth control for religious reasons, are expecting their 20th child in April 2012.

# arkansas - Friday 19 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Aug 19th 2011, 7:54 PM 324 Views 2 Comments

Catch up on the day’s big news – as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

US judge orders release of West Memphis 3 after 18 years in prison
# US
# US

US judge orders release of West Memphis 3 after 18 years in prison

Aug 19th 2011, 6:36 PM 478 Views 10 Comments

Three men convicted of the killing of three 8-year-old boys in 1993 say they will continue to work to clear their names.

# arkansas - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

Violent storms kill 13 people across central United States
# USA
# USA

Violent storms kill 13 people across central United States

May 25th 2011, 2:58 PM 194 Views 0 Comments

Winds of more than 150 mph have hit the central US – flattening homes, crushing cars, and killing 13 people in Oklahoma, Kansas and Arkansas.

# arkansas - Monday 18 April, 2011

Death toll from US storms rises to 45
# US Storms
# US Storms

Death toll from US storms rises to 45

Apr 18th 2011, 9:18 AM 504 Views 0 Comments

The search for survivors gets underway across southern states of America. More than 240 tornadoes have been reported.

# arkansas - Sunday 17 April, 2011

Death toll from US storms rises to 35
# US
# US

Death toll from US storms rises to 35

Apr 17th 2011, 2:06 PM 377 Views 0 Comments

The storms that already hit three states in the US Deep South spread to the state of North Carolina on Saturday where 14 people died.

# arkansas - Saturday 16 April, 2011

Death toll rises to 17 as storms and tornadoes hit the Deep South of US
# US
# US

Death toll rises to 17 as storms and tornadoes hit the Deep South of US

Apr 16th 2011, 2:00 PM 728 Views 0 Comments

Felled trees fell into homes and killed an 18-month-old girl and her father as they slept. Some governers have declared states of emergency.

# arkansas - Tuesday 4 January, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Jan 4th 2011, 8:38 AM 1,291 Views 0 Comments

Nine things you really need to know by 9am: Enda Kenny goes viral; Arkansas hit by another biblical deluge of dead animals – and Russell Brand commits the ultimate crime against women.