Tagged: new york times

So Change the Law (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 12/1/2014 12:00 am

A recent New York Times article pointed out something that had also been nagging at us here at Arkansas Business: otherwise law-abiding citizens being charged and convicted of a federal felony known as structuring.

As You Hoped And/Or Feared (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 8/11/2014 12:00 am

Arkansas, through sheer political will that strikes me as more miraculous every day, bucked the trend of conservative states turning away federal dollars to fund health insurance for the working poor.

'Eat Pray Love' Playing at Movies in the Park Tonight

by Justin Freeman 6/25/2014 8:00 am

Julia Roberts plays the role of Elizabeth Gilbert as she chronicles her travels around the world on a journey of discovery. Come see this best-selling book adapted into a film tonight at Movies in the Park.

Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre Offers Something for Everyone - For a Limited Time!

by Justin Freeman 6/16/2014 8:00 am

Watch four different Shakespearean performances at three different locations this month during the Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre Festival in Conway. Get your tickets now!

What to Read: 5 Holiday Book Recommendations

by Lauren James 12/18/2013 8:00 am

If you're looking for a great book to add your library, Susan Hill Gelé of the Central Arkansas Library System can help. Here's her five book recommendations for the holidays!

Newspapers' Costs Shift To Consumers

by Luke Jones 9/16/2013 12:00 am

Print publications that traditionally relied on advertising for the bulk of their revenue have watched that money stream slowly dry up even as the demand for news — more often and in more formats — has grown. Newspapers are now asking, “Who will pay the cost of news if advertisers won’t?”

Hillary Clinton, 2016 and the Return of Drama

by Lance Turner 8/20/2013 9:37 am

Politico considers a Hillary Clinton run for president and all the possible drama that could go with it.

Bill Clinton Responds to New York Times Story on 'Unease' at Clinton Foundation

by Lance Turner 8/16/2013 3:53 pm

Bill Clinton has responded to the New York Times' lengthy examination earlier this week of the Clinton Foundation.

The New York Times on Wal-Mart, Macy's and the Economic Recovery

by Lance Turner 8/16/2013 11:07 am

The New York Times looks at earnings out this week from retailers including Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville and upscale department store chain Macy's and finds a complicated picture of recovery.

New York Times Examines 'Unease' at Clinton Foundation

by Lance Turner 8/14/2013 8:05 am

The New York Times examines the Clinton Foundation and finds "unease" as the nonprofit strives to establish long-term financial security and juggle the ambitions of its founder, his wife and their daughter.

Arkansas Freelance Writers Find Footing on National Press Scene

by Jan Cottingham 4/15/2013 12:00 am

Interviews with five successful freelance writers in central Arkansas reveal a shared attitude toward their careers: Luck, they say, has been their friend. But scratch deeper and what several of them call luck is really the good fortune of the smart, the accurate, the prepared, the disciplined, the willing and — most important — the reliable.

New York Times: Wal-Mart's Having A Tough Time Keeping Grocery Shelves Stocked

by Lance Turner 4/4/2013 9:16 am

The New York Times takes a look at Wal-Mart's grocery operations, amid claims of an employee shortage and poorly stocked shelves.

The New York Times Looks at Jason Rapert's Abortion Legislation

by Lance Turner 3/12/2013 1:45 pm

In case you missed it, here's The New York Times taking a look on Monday at state Sen. Jason Rapert's abortion legislation, which the Arkansas Legislature approved six days ago.

NYT Takes a Deeper Look at Wal-Mart in Mexico, Bribery Charges

by Lance Turner 12/18/2012 8:42 am

The New York Times, which broke allegations of bribery by Wal-Mart in Mexico, takes another look at the world's largest retailer's operations south of border.

'Acxiom's Advantage' Detailed in the New York Times

by Lance Turner 6/18/2012 9:55 am

The New York Times takes an in-depth look at Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock, which is adding talent from major companies like Google and aiming to offer clients a complete data profile of its customers.

Homegrown Heroes: Mitch Petrus Still Loving Football, Music In New York

by Chris Bahn 12/13/2011 10:30 am

Life in New York doesn’t seem to have changed Mitch Petrus. He’s still enjoying playing football, still high-energy and still rocking out in his free time. Petrus was the subject of a recent New York Times feature. He was recently added to the Giants’ starting lineup and uses music as a way to unwind after practice and games.

New York Times: Students From UCA, OBU Sue NCAA Over Concussions

by Tre Baker 11/30/2011 3:26 pm

Four former student-athletes, including a football player who played for Central Arkansas and a soccer player from Ouachita Baptist University, are part of a class-action lawsuit taking the NCAA to task over a perceived negligence to prevent and treat concussions suffered in the realm of college sports.

New York Times, Sporting News Note Freeze's Turnaround Of Arkansas State

by Chris Bahn 10/28/2011 8:22 am

Hugh Freeze is closer to getting his wish. Freeze, the first-year Arkansas State coach, is often described as the high school coach from the "Blind Side" book/movie. It’s a story Freeze is glad to be part of and an experience he will happily use on the recruiting trail. But as national recognition from the New York Times and Sporting News note this week, Freeze is beginning to get a reputation beyond the Michael Oher story. It’s still used as introduction in the Times article, but Freeze’s success at ASU is prominently mentioned.

Alice Walton Talks About Crystal Bridges With The New York Times

by Karen Martin 6/16/2011 12:58 pm

In a rare interview, Alice L. Walton talks to the New York Times about her Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, under construction now in Bentonville. Also: Watch the museum take shape in our photo gallery.

Falcons' Receiver Points to Petrino Brothers as Reason for Improved Production

by Chris Bahn 12/14/2010 2:00 pm

Bobby Petrino’s brief tenure with the Atlanta Falcons has sparked seemingly unlimited stories and columns that paint him in a negative light. Petrino left the organization to take the Arkansas job in 2007 and has seen his share of criitcism. Petrino’s time in Atlanta did have some positive effects, however. Consider this recent New York Times story on Falcons wide receiver Roddy White.