In The News Week Ending February 17

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Grand Theft Auto Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What actress is suing the makers of "Grand Theft Auto," saying they used her likeness in the videogame without permission? 
    • A. 

      Jennifer Lawrence.

    • B. 

      Emma Stone.

    • C. 

      Kirsten Dunst.

    • D. 

      Lindsay Lohan.

  • 2. 
    A memo sent to state employees warned them about confidential information that was ending up where?
    • A. 

      In their personnel files.

    • B. 

      On the internet.

    • C. 

      At state surplus.

    • D. 

      At the landfill.

  • 3. 
    In an effort to reduce traffic accidents at downtown intersections, Raleigh has brought back the use of the double red traffic lights, known by traffic engineers as what?
    • A. 

      "T" heads.

    • B. 

      Winkers.

    • C. 

      Two-tops.

    • D. 

      Top hats.

  • 4. 
    A planned technological upgrade this fall will make the Cape Lookout Lighthouse the first in North Carolina to what?
    • A. 

      Have wi-fi.

    • B. 

      Be equipped with GPS.

    • C. 

      Operate 24 hours a day.

    • D. 

      Be solar powered.

  • 5. 
    Prison officials in the Carolinas are taking steps to combat what possible means for delivering contraband to inmates?
    • A. 

      HVAC.

    • B. 

      Amazon.com.

    • C. 

      Drones.

    • D. 

      Bibles.

  • 6. 
    A fifth-grade basketball team in New Jersey chose to forfeit their season rather than do what?
    • A. 

      Miss their field trip to the circus.

    • B. 

      Travel in the snow.

    • C. 

      Kick the girls off their team.

    • D. 

      Change the team name.

  • 7. 
    What public radio program is losing its host after more than 20 years?
    • A. 

      The Splendid Table.

    • B. 

      On the Media.

    • C. 

      Science Friday.

    • D. 

      Fresh Air.

  • 8. 
    Delta Airlines announced it will add two nonstop daily trips from RDU to where?
    • A. 

      Pittsburgh.

    • B. 

      New Orleans.

    • C. 

      Tampa.

    • D. 

      Nashville.

  • 9. 
    Grammy Award-winning singer Al Jarreau, who died at age 76, was dubbed what?
    • A. 

      Mister Swing.

    • B. 

      King of Cool.

    • C. 

      Minister of Soul.

    • D. 

      Acrobat of Scat.

  • 10. 
    C.A. Dillon Jr., who died at age 91, earned the nickname C.A. on the P.A. for his role as what?
    • A. 

      Announcer for N.C. State basketball.

    • B. 

      Principal of Broughton High School.

    • C. 

      Lead of the a cappella group the Sir Walter Warblers.

    • D. 

      Morning man on WQDR-FM.