Today is Friday, March 6, the 65th day of 2015. There are 300 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History: On March 6, 1857, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Dred Scott v. Sandford that Scott, a slave, was not an American citizen and
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Catrina Grimes, an EMT for Emerson Ambulance Service, checks over the medical equipment in the back of her ambulance Thursday at the center on Nettleton Avenue.
By Christi Crawford, Sun Staff Writer, email@example.com
JONESBORO — While schools are out and most of Northeast Arkansas closes up shop to enjoy snow days, certain career choices leave no room for free play.
Police, fire and other emergency
Arkansas State's Jasmine Hunt, right, pulls down a rebound during Thursday's Sun Belt Conference game against South Alabama at the Convocation Center. Hunt had 20 points and 11 rebounds as ASU won 70-60.
By Matthew V. Roberson
Sun Staff Writer
JONESBORO — Aundrea Gamble had been relatively quiet for most of the second half. But when Arkansas State needed her to make something happen, Gamble provided it just as she usually has the last two years.
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What breakthrough was made by Lili de Alvarez on center court at Wimbledon in 1931?
Answer: She wore shorts. She was the first woman to do so at Wimbledon.
How old was Linford Christie when he won gold for the 100m in Barcelona (a record age)?
Answer: 32 years old
Which Summer Olympic Games was the first to be televised live?
Answer: 1936 (XI Olympiad) Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany
Considering that India has a population exeeding one billion people, how many gold medals did India win at the Beijing games of 2008?
Answer: One, Abhinav Bindra for shooting (They won 3 medals, 1 gold and 2 bronze, their best ever performance at the games)
In 2011 who held the record for the most starts at the Daytona 500?
Answer: Dave Marcis - Dave was born on the first of March, 1941. In 2011 he had 33 Daytona starts.
How many football teams play in the Big Ten Conference?
What elusive Detroit running back has been dubbed "the Lion King"?
Answer: Barry Sanders.
Who holds the record for being the oldest driver to win a NASCAR race?
Answer: Harry Gant - Harry won the race when he was 52 years old. His last race was in 1996, when he substituted for the injured Bill Elliot.
Kelly Clarkson, "Piece By Piece" (RCA, 19)
As one of the most successful "American Idol" winners, Kelly Clarkson can hold her head up high — she's still in the game after 13 years. That doesn't mean her new album, "Piece By Piece," gets any . . .
NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Willis will make his Broadway debut this fall in a tale of torture and suspense — a stage adaptation of Stephen King's novel "Misery."
Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures said Wednesday the "Die Hard" star will star opposite Elizabeth . . .