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Today in History

Today is Easter Sunday, April 20, the 110th day of 2014. There are 255 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On April 20, 1914, the Ludlow Massacre took place when the Colorado National Guard opened fire on a tent colony of

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Public Affairs Calendar

Events listed in this column are generally open to the public, although admission fees may be charged. To request changes or additions or notify The Sun of special meetings for this listing, call 935-5525 or 1-800-237-5341, fax to 935-5823 or

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Church hosts megacrowd at Easter event


Rob Holt | The Sun
Timothy Treat Jr., 2, of Paragould searches for eggs Saturday at Trinity Church's Easter Eggstravaganza egg hunt. To see more photos from the event, turn to pages A8 and A9.

By Keith Inman, Sun Staff Writer, inman@jonesborosun.com
JONESBORO — It's not a megachurch, but on Saturday, Trinity Church drew a megacrowd.
As many as 4,000 parents, grandparents and children turned out for the church's Easter

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Red Wolves win fifth straight, thump ULM 11-7


Rob Holt | The Sun
Arkansas State's Bryan Ayers pitches in the fifth inning of Saturday's game against Louisiana-Monroe at Tomlinson Stadium. A-State defeated ULM 11-7. Ayers earned the win allowing only two runs on four hits while striking out seven.

By Matthew V. Roberson Sun Staff Writer JONESBORO — At the plate and on the mound, Arkansas State is finding a groove. ASU combined timely hitting and quality pitching to equal its longest win streak of the season with its fifth straight victory in an. . . more »

How many football teams play in the Big Ten Conference?

What's the only Grand Slam event Lee Trevino never won?

How many national Olympic committees exist (Plus or minus five)?

What NFL team introduced the no-huddle offense during the 1980s?

Whose tennis serve was the fastest ever recorded?

Who's the most successful Zimbabwean golfer of all time?

How old was Linford Christie when he won gold for the 100m in Barcelona (a record age)?

Who became the youngest and oldest player to win the Masters, in 1963 and 1986?


Egypt's censorship board head resigns in film spat
Woman a celebrity after certified miracle
Student put up fight for Holocaust justice
Asia seeks Obama's aid in territory spats
At barricades, Ukraine insurgents await Easter
Wings of Honor Museum to expand
U of M urges reduced fees for out-of-state students
Woman stops burglary at home
Two stores find counterfeits
Pope to believers: Spread faith
US mulls military exercises in Europe
1 arrested in murder of woman
GM has 2nd late recall
Fox executive fired for fundraising email
Captain of ferry, 2 crew arrested
Drone kills 9 al-Qaida members

Read about all these and more in today's print edition or online e-Edition.

Baker countersues improvement company

DETROIT (AP) — Grammy Award-winning singer Anita Baker has countersued a company that says it hasn't been paid for work done on her Detroit-area home. The Detroit Free Press reports (http://on.freep.com/1gJy7lA) Saturday that Baker's attorney says . . .

Cyrus ill, postpones US tour, resumes in August

NEW YORK (AP) — Miley Cyrus is postponing her U.S. tour while she recovers from an allergic reaction to antibiotics, but will resume her performances in August. Cyrus' representative tells The Associated Press on Friday that the singer will resume the . . .


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