General News Archive - November 01, 2008

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin was "mildly amused" to learn two DJs convinced her she was on the phone with French President Nicolas Sarkozy, her campaign says.

Fayetteville, AR (Sports Network) - Dennis Johnson returned a kickoff 96 yards for the go-ahead touchdown late in the third quarter and Arkansas withstood a late Tulsa drive to pull off a 30-23 victory over the 19th-ranked and previously unbeaten Golden Hurricane at Razorback Stadium.

Word of the Day
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.