Today is Wednesday, Oct. 1, the 274th day of 2014. There are 91 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 1, 1964, the Free Speech Movement began at the University of California, Berkeley, as students spontaneously protested
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Pizza Ranch teaches students how favorite foods get from farm to table
Christi Crawford | The Sun
Brodie Bowers, a Valley View second grader in Angie Mason’s class, milks Farm Bureau’s fake cow Tuesday at Pizza Ranch. The event hosted by Farm Credit Midsouth at Allen Park centered around teching children how a pizza gets from the farm to the cardboard box.
By Christi Crawford, Sun Staff Writer, email@example.com
JONESBORO — It wasn't until the 10th student raised his hand and said that pizza comes from farms that 210 Valley View second graders began to realize that agriculture is
Louisiana-Monroe quarterback Pete Thomas passes under pressure during the Warhawks’ Sept. 13 game at LSU.
By Matthew V. Roberson, Sun sports writer
JONESBORO — It's been four years since someone other than Kolton Browning was the starting quarterback at Louisiana-Monroe.
This season, the Warhawks are adapting to life without Browning and so far it's. . . more »
Where would you have to win a NASCAR race to get the famous clock?
Answer: Martinsville Speedway - This tradition began in 1964. This clock is supposed to chime America the Beautiful and God Bless America.
Who was the first Swedish golfer to win the U.S. Womens's Open two straight times?
Answer: Annika Sorenstam.
In what year did the NFL adopt the sudden-death overtime period? A. 1954 B. 1964 C. 1974 D. 1984
Answer: C. 1974
Who was the first golfer since Jack Nicklaus to win eight PGA events his first six years on tour?
Answer: Phil Mickelson.
What record-setting quarterback was the NFL's 82nd draft pick in 1979?
Answer: Joe Montana.
The NBA logo is patterned after what player?
Answer: Jerry West
Which team won the first NBA title and what year?
Answer: Philadelphia Warriors 1947
What Grand Slam golf tournament has the most club housers sipping mint juleps?
Answer: The Masters.
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Secret Service chief on hot seat after breach
Kurdish fighters claim advances in Iraq
Standard & Poor's 500 down for September
School spending by affluent widens gap
Oil, rail industries want 7 years to fix cars
Leader in Hong Kong won't meet protesters
Chinese government cuts off protest news
Police find pipe bombs in woods in manhunt
California governor signs gun restriction law
Forensic link at center of missing student case
Jeb Bush campaigns for Hutchinson in Ark.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Tracy Morgan said Tuesday that he "can't believe" Wal-Mart's assertion that he and others were partly to blame for their injuries in the highway crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed one of his friends.
In a statement released . . .
SYDNEY (AP) — Nicole Kidman revealed she was heartbroken over the death of her father this month and thanked well-wishers for their comforting thoughts and prayers.
"We would just like to thank everyone for their love and prayers over these past couple . . .