Today is Tuesday, July 22, the 203rd day of 2014. There are 162 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History: On July 22, 1934, bank robber John Dillinger was shot to death by federal agents outside Chicago's Biograph Theater, where he
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Craighead County Clerk Kade Holliday (right) and Deputy Clerk Derrick Palmer take one last look at a petition before numbers were releaseed Monday afternoon. The group pushing for a retail alcohol ballot intiative in the county didn’t gather enough names on petitions and must seek more names by July 31.
By Dustin Azlin, Sun Staff Writer
JONESBORO — The group pushing for a ballot initiative to allow retail alcohol sales in Craighead County came up short on petition signatures and has less than two weeks to collect the rest.
The group organizing the
Arkansas State linebacker Qushaun Lee relays a defensive signal before a play during the Red Wolvesâ€™ GoDaddy Bowl victory over Ball State in January. Lee was announced as the Sun Belt Conference preseason Defensive Player of the Year on Monday.
NEW ORLEANS — Senior linebacker Qushaun Lee was named preseason Defensive Player of the Year as Arkansas State had a league-best 11 selections on the preseason All-Sun Belt Conference football team announced Monday.
Picked second in the Sun Belt. . . more »
As of Superbowl XLIV (Feb 2010), what 4 NFL teams have never played in a Superbowl?
Answer: Cleveland Browns, Detroit Lions, Houston Texans and Jacksonville Jaguars.
Who has the highest winning percentage as a coach in the NBA?
Answer: Phil Jackson
How many cars get to start at the Indianapolis 500?
Answer: 33 - This is the normal number, although there have been exceptions. In 1979 and 1997, 35 cars started the race.
What NFL team has spent the longest time in the city of its founding?
Answer: Green Bay Packers, founded in 1919
What is the least amount of points scored by one team in a NBA game and what team?
Answer: 49 Chicago Bulls
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's the most successful Zimbabwean golfer of all time?
Answer: Nick Price.
What is the most points scored in an NBA game and by what team?
Answer: 185 Detroit Pistons
One arrested in soldier deaths
Rebels release train with bodies
Gay, transgender workers gain U.S. protection for jobs
Afghanistan vet receives Medal of Honor
Israeli mood darkens amid rising casualties
Panel approves leasing space for state prisoners
Police want more security footage frames
Microsoft designing to future
Casino closings offer far-reaching pain
U.S. stocks start week with loss
Oil prices rise above $104; natural gas sinks
NEW YORK (AP) — Paula Faris is replacing the departing Bianna Golodryga as the news anchor on the weekend edition of "Good Morning America."
ABC News said Monday that Faris will start Aug. 8. The "World News Now" anchor joined the network in 2012 from . . .
WORLEY, Idaho (AP) — A Native American tribe has canceled an Aug. 4 concert by Ted Nugent at its casino.
The Coeur d'Alene Tribe on Monday said that the cancellation of the concert at the casino in the northwest Idaho city of Worley was because of the . . .