Today is Monday, Dec. 22, the 356th day of 2014. There are nine days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 22, 1944, during the World War II Battle of the Bulge, U.S. Brig. Gen. Anthony C. McAuliffe rejected a German demand for
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Wyvetta and Alvin Grove are lifelong residents of Brookland. The couple recently served as the grand marshals of the Brookland Christmas Parade.
By Sarah Morris, Sun Staff Writer, email@example.com
JONESBORO — With a huge grin on her face, Wyveta Groves can still recall the Sunday spent flying in a two-seat airplane more than six decades ago.
Her husband, Alvin, purchased the flight
Arkansas State's Anthony Livingston (24) goes up for a shot over Marshall's JP Kambola, center, and Milan Mijovic during Saturday's game at the Convocation Center. Livingston had 20 points and 20 rebounds as A-State won 67-58.
By Matthew V. Roberson
Sun Staff Writer
JONESBORO — Arkansas State wasn't at its best, but figured out a way to grind out a win.
The Red Wolves started slowly, played catchup most of the afternoon, and finally pulled away down the stretch for a 67-58. . . more »
What NFL team has spent the longest time in the city of its founding?
Answer: Green Bay Packers, founded in 1919
What Division 1-A football team's fans cheer for the Yellow Jackets?
Answer: Georgia Tech's.
Who holds the record for most career fumbles?
Answer: Warren Moon 161 fumbles (1984-2000)
Who's the most successful Zimbabwean golfer of all time?
Answer: Nick Price.
What golfer won nine tournaments during her 1978 rookie year on the LPGA Tour?
Answer: Nancy Lopez.
What Pittsburgh Steelers great was the first wide receiver to be named super Bowl MVP?
Answer: Lynn Swan.
Who was the youngest Wimbledon women's champion of the 20th century?
Answer: Martina Hingis
Who was the first athlete to rap at a Pro Bowl musical gala, in 1995?
Answer: Deion Sanders.
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Congress ends amid grumbling
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Sony saga draws nation's interest
4 Afghans sent home from Guantanamo
Failing nuke corps' future in doubt
State jobless rate falls for 3rd straight month
Gas prices at lowest level since 2009
No. 1 Wildcats crush UCLA's spirit with early run
A deer hunter's 'Night Before Christmas' poem
Garner death may have motivated killing
Raul Castro: Don't expect detente to change Cuba
NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brokaw says his cancer is in remission.
The veteran NBC newsman announced Sunday that, after months of chemotherapy, he soon will begin a drug maintenance program.
Sharing with colleagues what he called "very encouraging news," . . .
BERLIN (AP) — Udo Juergens, an Austrian-born star who dominated pop music in the German-speaking world and sold more than 100 million records in a career spanning five decades, died on Sunday. He was 80 years old.
Juergens collapsed in Gottlieben, a . . .