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Winfrey to dedicate Maya Angelou stamp

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service, which will begin selling its Maya Angelou Forever Stamp next Tuesday, has planned a star-studded ceremony that day to honor the poet who spent much of her childhood in Stamps, Ark.

Legislative leaders unveil proposed budget

LITTLE ROCK — Legislative leaders on Friday unveiled a nearly $5.2 billion budget plan that is similar to the proposed budget Gov. Asa Hutchinson unveiled in January, but with money carved out for a capital gains tax cut and a rainy day fund.

Senate panel considers duck hunt fix

WASHINGTON — Arkansas could decide for itself if duck hunting can occur on rolled rice fields under legislation that got a positive response Tuesday from some members of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee.