Today is Tuesday, Oct. 21, the 294th day of 2014. There are 71 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 21, 1944, during World War II, U.S. troops captured the German city of Aachen.
On this date: In 1797, the U.S.
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Gubernatorial candidates Asa Hutchinson, R-Gravette, (left) and Mike Ross, D-Prescott, debated Monday night on the Arkansas State University-Jonesboro campus in the final gubernatorial debate before the Nov. 4 general election.
By George Jared, Sun Staff Writer, email@example.com
JONESBORO — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mike Ross viciously attacked Republican opponent Asa Hutchinson Monday night at a debate on the Arkansas State University campus.
At one point
Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson (pictured) and Louisiana-Lafayette coach Mark Hudspeth are downplaying the importance of tonight’s nationally televised game between their teams in Lafayette, La.
By Matthew V. Roberson, Sun sports writer
LAFAYETTE, La. — Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson talked around the subject while Louisiana-Lafayette coach Mark Hudspeth avoided it completely.
Both know what's at stake. Both know the importance of the. . . more »
What comic actor scored huge sales with his Bad Golf Made Easy instructional videos?
Answer: Leslie Nielsen.
What Grand Slam golf tournament has the most club housers sipping mint juleps?
Answer: The Masters.
Who is the All time leading Scorer in NBA history?
Answer: Kareem Abdul Jabbar
What did a Buffalo fan hit Chuck Foreman in the eye with during a game, ending his chance of winning the NFC rushing title in 1975?
Answer: A snowball.
Which Olympic sport is played with stones and brooms?
What is the longest NASCAR oval track?
Answer: Talladega Speedway - The Talladega Speedway is the longest oval track, it is 2.66 miles. This track is located in Talladega, Alabama. There are longer road tracks.
Who summed up a playoff loss to Jack Nicklaus at the 1991 U. S. Senior Open with "the Bear crushed the Mouse"?
Answer: Chi Chi Rodriguez.
What female golfer's high school nickname was "Taco"?
Answer: Nancy Lopez's.
GOP governors: Obamacare isn't going away
Urgent-care clinics not prepared for Ebola
Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings
Turkey helps Kurdish fighters to enter Syria
Stocks quietly move up in Monday trading
Raises rare despite strong hiring rebound
Early voting begins for midterm elections
Lt. Gov. candidates stress job's necessity
Arkansas State Fair attendance declines
State highways chief orders paysheet audit
NEW YORK (AP) — Forgive Jimmy Fallon if his new book is a story of wishful thinking.
The host of NBC's "The Tonight Show" has a deal with Feiwel and Friends for the picture book "Your Baby's First Word Will Be Dada."
Fallon says he was inspired by his . . .
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An actor best known for his role in the television series "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" is apologizing for actions that led to his arrest in a hotel lobby in southwest Idaho.
Nicholas Brendon, who played Xander Harris on the hit show . . .