Today is Monday, September 1, the 244th day of 2014. There are 121 days left in the year. This is Labor Day.
Today's Highlight in History: On September 1, 1939, World War II began as Nazi Germany invaded Poland.
On this date: In 1159,
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George Stewart (center) poses for a snapshot with two other FBI agents near the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., in this undated photo.
By Christi Crawford, Sun Staff Writer, firstname.lastname@example.org
JONESBORO — If ever there were two people who were meant to be together, George and Frieda Stewart were surely the ones.
Theirs was the type of love story popularized in film, and if
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 »
Which racket sport made its Olympic debut in 1992?
What was the name of the Philadelphia 76ers before they came to Philadelphia?
Answer: Syracuse Nationals
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 is the least amount of points scored by one team in a NBA game and what team?
Answer: 49 Chicago Bulls
Which Olympic sport is played with stones and brooms?
Against what opposing team did Babe Ruth hit his first career home run?
Answer: While playing for the Boston Red Sox, Babe Ruth hit his first career home run against the New York Yankees on May 6, 1915.
How much is a tennis ball supposed to weigh?
Answer: Between 2 and 2-1/16 ounces.
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
Rebels fire on border guard ship
Iraqi troops break siege of Shiite town
Israel: Gaza must rebuild, disarm
Report says juveniles institutionalized too long
Medical center opens neuroscience institute
El Dorado investing in revitalization plan
Police: 2 televisions stolen during break-in
Trial by Jury Dinner Party set at state park
Ferguson shooting could shift county exec race
Sheriff has passion for pen-making
Executives helping seniors with college
Ferguson flashpoint sparks national outrage
Intel chiefs flag militant threat
Earthquake aftershock shakes up Napa Valley
Rebels release 5 Lebanese troops
Atlantic City casino closes after 27 years
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Celebrity chef Todd English has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated in New York.
Police in Southampton say the 54-year-old English was arrested at around 3:30 a.m. Sunday on a county road on Long . . .
NEW YORK (AP) — Joan Rivers' loved ones said Sunday that they remain hopeful about her recovery three days after she went into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.
"We are keeping our fingers crossed," her daughter, Melissa Rivers, said in a statement, . . .