Today is Wednesday, April 23, the 113th day of 2014. There are 252 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History: On April 23, 1914, Chicago's Wrigley Field, then called Weeghman Park, hosted its first major league game as the Chicago
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One killed, several injured in apartment complex fire
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An Aspen Garden Apartments resident (left) is comforted by a loved one Tuesday afternoon as firefighters investigate the scene of a fire that killed one and injured several others.
BY Rob Holt, Sun Staff Writer, firstname.lastname@example.org
JONESBORO — One person is confirmed dead and several others were injured after a fire Tuesday afternoon at Aspen Garden Apartments, 1011 Rains St.
Jonesboro Fire Department Battalion Chief Jerry
Arkansas State pitcher Chandler Hawkins struck out 10 batters during Tuesday night's game at Central Arkansas.
CONWAY — Arkansas State was unable to score after the fourth inning Tuesday night as the Red Wolves fell 4-3 at Central Arkansas.
ASU led 3-0 early in the game, but UCA scored once in the fourth, twice in the seventh to tie the game and won on. . . more »
Which team won the first NBA title and what year?
Answer: Philadelphia Warriors 1947
In 1985, the NFL adopted this limited method for coaches to "challenge" on field calls of play?
Answer: The Instant Replay
Who was the first tennis player from an Iron Curtin country to win the United States Open?
Answer: Romanian Ile Nastase in 1972
Who won the most popular NASCAR driver award in 2000 (Nationwide Series)?
Answer: Ron Hornaday Jr. - Ron has competed in all three NASCAR divisions. Both his father and his son are also racers.
What NFL team introduced the no-huddle offense during the 1980s?
Answer: The Cincinnati Bengal's.
What golfer won nine tournaments during her 1978 rookie year on the LPGA Tour?
Answer: Nancy Lopez.
Who had the most rushing yards in the NFL for the 1980s?
Answer: Eric Dickerson.
What NFL team once had Bob Hope, Henry Mancini, Maureen Reagan and Danny Thomas on its advisory board?
Answer: The Los Angeles Rams.
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jon Bon Jovi's hit tune "Who Says You Can't Go Home?" took on new meaning Tuesday as the rock star cut the ribbon on a namesake housing development for low-income residents and the formerly homeless in Philadelphia.
The 55-unit JBJ . . .
NEW YORK (AP) — Ellen DeGeneres is making a furniture design competition series for the HGTV network.
HGTV said Tuesday that "Ellen's Design Challenge" is expected to air sometime next year. It will feature six competitors who sketch, design and build . . .