Tagged: new york times

Pimples, Pints and Press: SPJ Showcases Ethics

by Kyle Massey 3/5/2018 12:00 am

Questions, thorny and serious, were fodder for fun and discussion for the Arkansas Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, who put their ethics to the test — along with their acting – in an exercise called What Would You Run?

Heights Home Featured in New York Times' 'What You Get'

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/15/2018 12:00 am

A renovated house in Little Rock’s Heights neighborhood was scheduled to be part of the “What You Get” feature in the real estate section of Sunday’s New York Times.

Ernest Dumas on Roy Reed: 'His Strength Was In Telling the Story'

by Kyle Massey 1/8/2018 12:00 am

Roy Reed, the former Arkansas Gazette reporter and New York Times correspondent who died last month at age 87, is remembered by Ernest Dumas, his heir as Arkansas’ senior reporter.

Trump Triumph, Media Fail: The View From Arkansas

by Kyle Massey 11/21/2016 12:00 am

In Arkansas, journalists and media educators weigh in on a new media world following the election of Donald Trump as president.

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.