Today is Sunday, Feb. 1, the 32nd day of 2015. There are 333 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 1, 1865, during the Civil War, Union forces led by Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman began the Carolinas Campaign as they
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Heath Garner holds his juvenile goshawk, Dex, on Wednesday afternoon. The Jonesboro resident was introduced to the sport of falconry at age 17.
By Sarah Morris, Sun Staff Writer, email@example.com
JONESBORO — A wounded owl introduced Heath Garner to falconry.
Garner was 17 years old and squirrel hunting with a friend when he found the wounded owl. A "raptor nut," he said he discovered
Arkansas State basketball coach John Brady speaks to his team during a game at Louisiana-Lafayette on Jan. 22. The Red Wolves fell on the road to Georgia Southern 74-43 Saturday.
ATLANTA, Ga. — Arkansas State just couldn't make enough shots on Saturday.
Georgia State held A-State to 20 percent shooting from the floor and defeated the Red Wolves 74-43 at the GSU Sports Arena.
With the loss, A-State drops to 9-12 on the season. . . more »
What Pittsburgh Steelers great was the first wide receiver to be named super Bowl MVP?
Answer: Lynn Swan.
Who has the highest winning percentage as a coach in the NBA?
Answer: Phil Jackson
Who was the first NFl quarterback to pass for 4000 yards in a season?
Answer: Joe Namath of the NY Jets in 1967
Which Olympic sport is played with stones and brooms?
What is the longest race that NASCAR permits?
Answer: 600 miles - The longest race permitted is 600 miles. This race is normally run on Memorial Day.
What American sister and brother won the mixed double championship at Wimbledon in 1980?
Answer: Tracy and John Austin
What two golfers led the PGA in earnings three seasons each in the 1960s?
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Val Kilmer is undergoing tests for a possible tumor, according to his representative.
Liz Rosenberg confirmed Saturday that the 55-year-old actor is at a Los Angeles hospital and that doctors are "encouraged by his progress" and . . .
LONDON (AP) — Oscar-nominated actor Benedict Cumberbatch has joined others in calling for the British government to pardon gay and bisexual men convicted in the past under the defunct "gross indecency" law.
Their letter published Saturday in the . . .