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, firstname.lastname@example.org
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 »
What nickname did NFL great Lance Alworth share with a Disney movie title character?
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.
Who was the only player to win the U.S. Open on three different surfaces, grass and clay at Forest Hills and hardcourt at Flushing Meadows?
Answer: Jimmy Connors
Who stormed off court at the end of the 1999 French Open and had to have her mother coax her back?
Answer: Martina Hingis
What's a golfer said to have if he is entitled to tee off first?
Answer: The Honor.
What female golfer's high school nickname was "Taco"?
Answer: Nancy Lopez's.
What connects the following athletes: runners Zola Budd and Bernard Lagat and basketball player Becky Hammon?
Answer: They each changed their citizenship in order to compete at the Olympics
Who won the ladies singles most times at Wimbledon in the 80s?
Answer: Martina Navratilova
Okla. man charged with murder in beheading
Realtor's body found; man pleads not guilty
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 . . .