Arkansas

State of the United States of America

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Arkansas is a state in the southern region of the United States, home to over 3 million people as of 2018. Its name is of Siouan derivation from the language of the Osage denoting their related kin, the Quapaw Indians. The state's diverse geography ranges from the mountainous regions of the Ozark and the Ouachita Mountains, which make up the U.S. Interior Highlands, to the densely forested land in the south known as the Arkansas Timberlands, to the eastern lowlands along the Mississippi River and the Arkansas Delta.

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Arkansas could become the seventh state in the country to have only one remaining abortion clinic. A federal judge heard challenges to three of the state's..
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Sanders received a "lot of support and encouragement" to run for the position from at least four current Republican governors at a dinner
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If the laws aren't blocked, women in Arkansas won't be able to access abortions after 10 weeks into pregnancy beginning this week
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Ex-New York Giants player Mitch Petrus fell ill while working outside in intense heat in Arkansas.
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Offensive lineman Mitch Petrus, a walk-on at Arkansas who had a three-year NFL career with the Giants, Patriots and Titans, died of heat stroke.
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Once-mighty Hurricane Barry eased to a post-tropical cyclone but remained a weather nightmare, pounding parts of Arkansas with six inches of rain.
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Flooding, tornado warnings issued for much of Louisiana, Mississippi, and Arkansas. How to prevent overheating car batteries. Cleaning batteries, getting rid of..
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Jennifer Lopez reschedules at Madison Square Garden, Amazon Prime Day begins and Barry moves toward Arkansas. Here's what to know Monday.
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