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Tyson Foods Sets Company Donation Record

Tyson Foods Sets Company Donation Record

Restaurants & Food

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale says it has donated more than 30 million pounds of food in the past year, which is the most the company has donated in its 85-year history. read more >

Future of Arkansas Solar Starting to Clear

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Recent rulings in a five-year regulatory battle over solar energy policy in Arkansas leave two conclusions as sure as the sun rising in the east: More solar arrays are coming, and the fight over who will build them goes on. read more >

Entergy Corp. Pledges Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

Entergy Corp. Pledges Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

As renewable power surpasses coal as a U.S. energy source, Entergy Corp. of New Orleans is committing to cut power-production carbon emissions to zero within 30 years, and is teaming with Mitsubishi Power in Arkansas and three other states as part of that effort. read more >

US Jobless Claims at 870K As Fraud, Backlogs Cloud Data

US Jobless Claims at 870K As Fraud, Backlogs Cloud Data

The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid rose slightly last week to 870,000, a historically high figure that shows that the viral pandemic is still squeezing restaurants, airlines, hotels and many other businesses six months after it first erupted. read more >