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Starbucks to pay part of college tuition for US store workers
Starbucks, which has offered company stock for store workers for more than two decades, will now begin picking up most of the college tab for its employees.
McAlester resident gives account of suicide attack in Afghanistan
A McAlester resident heard the explosions that killed six people and injured 22 others Friday afternoon when two blasts hit Afghani presidential candidate Dr. Abdullah Abdullah’s convoy in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul.
Congressman James Lankford says America should view classified footage
Armed militants who attacked the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, in 2012 to unleash a night of terror didn’t have to storm the facility or breach the walls to get inside.
Abundance of ticks reported in Ark.
The University of Arkansas’ Division of Agriculture says there is an abundance ticks this spring in Arkansas.
Back in business: Meadowlake Park carousel will re-open May 22
City workers have restored the carousel by cleaning it and replacing wood and electrical systems.
Obama maneuver to silence debate finds followers
President Barack Obama is good at this much: Shutting down debate with those who don't like his policies. Unfortunately this strategy is finding converts from college presidents to cable networks.
'Warlock' in West Virginia accused of sexual assault
Police in West Virginia say a man claiming to be a “warlock” used promises of magical spells to lure children into committing sexual acts with him.
The top 12 government programs ever
Which federal programs and policies succeed in being cost-effective and targeting those who need them most? These two tests are obvious: After all, why would we spend taxpayers' money on a program that isn't worth what it costs or helps those who do not need help?
To sleep well, you may need to adjust what you eat and when
Sleep. Oh, to sleep. A good night's sleep is often a struggle for more than half of American adults. And for occasional insomnia, there are good reasons to avoid using medications, whether over-the-counter or prescription.
The deadline for filing taxes is midnight Today, Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
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