(WMC-TV) - Governor Mike Beebe declared a statewide disaster for Arkansas Thursday afternoon.
In addition, the governor declared that only essential personnel should report to work at Ark. state offices in Little Rock Friday. Agency directors and area supervisors will determine who those employees are.
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The meeting could provide powerful imagery to Catholic voters back in the United States as well as the possibility for conflict between a president and a pope who have not often seen eye-to-eye.
The government Tuesday night raised the threat to "critical", its highest level, following an emergency Cabinet session.
Trump on Tuesday released a 10-year budget plan containing jarring, politically unrealistic cuts to the social safety net and a broad swath of domestic programs.
The Law Enforcement Special Olympics Torch Run send-off is Wednesday morning here in Lubbock. Officers will carry the Flame of Hope through Lubbock on their way to Arlington for the 2017 Special Olympics Texas state summer games competition. Everyone is invited to the send-off at 8:00 am in the north parking lot of the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center.
The Congressional Budget Office planned to release its estimate Wednesday of what impact the GOP's House-passed health care overhaul would have on coverage and premiums.