Today is Tuesday, September 2, the 245th day of 2014. There are 120 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History: On September 2, 1945, Japan formally surrendered in ceremonies aboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, ending World War
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Julie Stallings, 4, of Rector, enjoys a funnel cake Monday at the 73rd Annual Rector Labor Day Picnic.
By Christi Crawford, Sun Staff Writer, email@example.com
RECTOR — While people all over the country celebrate Labor Day with cookouts and one last splash in the pool, Rector has hosted a picnic and parade at the close of the past 73 summers
Arkansas State quarterback Fredi Knighten (center), finished with 368 yards of total offense in Saturday’s 37-10 season opening victory over Montana State at Centennial Bank Stadium.
By Matthew V. Roberson
Sun Staff Writer
JONESBORO — Fredi Knighten was sought by Arkansas State for his unique ability to create and extend plays. In the first start of his career, Knighten demonstrated what he's all about.
Knighten showed off his. . . more »
Who was involved as a player or coach in three Super Bowls with the Cowboys, two with the Eagles and one with the Bears?
Answer: Mike Ditka.
What teams played in the first all-California Super Bowl?
Answer: The San Francisco 49ers and San Diego Chargers.
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.
Where does the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race occur?
Answer: Charlotte Motor Speedway - This race has been held every year at this track except in 1986 when it was staged at the Atlanta Motor Speedway.
At which Hills was US Open tennis played before it moved to Flushing Meadow?
Answer: Forest Hills.
Which college team holds the most National Championships records?
Answer: University of Alabama has 14 and Notre Dame has 13.
Who was the first black tennis player to win the US Open?
Answer: Arthur Ash
What Native American language was Super Bowl XXX the first to be broadcast in?
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VENICE, Italy (AP) — "Jackie and Ryan" takes viewers into an America of tough times, train-hopping and old-time fiddle music.
That sounds like the Great Depression, but it's set in the present day.
The film from writer-director Ami Canaan Mann is a . . .
NEW YORK (AP) — Donnie Wahlberg's "Favorite Girl" Jenny McCarthy is now his wife.
The couple tied the knot Sunday in a ceremony outside Chicago, McCarthy's publicist, Brad Cafarelli, confirmed.
It's the second marriage for both 45-year-old Wahlberg and . . .