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York Daily Record
Penn State's new quarterback? It's Trace McSorleyThe Penn State football decision that many expected is now official: Trace McSo
Penn State's new quarterback? It's Trace McSorley
York Daily Record / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Penn State football decision that many expected is now official: Trace McSorley will be the starting quarterback and the leader of the Nittany Lions' new offense. Head coach James Franklin announced the news following practice Wednesday,... Read more
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Times News
Jim Thorpe starts school Thursdayby 8:30, and ready for classes to begin at 8:45 a.m. Parent pick-up starts at 3
Jim Thorpe starts school Thursday
Times News / Posted 24 minutes ago
by 8:30, and ready for classes to begin at 8:45 a.m. Parent pick-up starts at 3:15 p.m., with bus departure at 3:25. Penn-Kidder will open at 8:05 a.m. for breakfast. All students should be in the building by 8:30, and ready for classes to... Read more
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The Express-Times
Teen stands up against transgender students in locker roomyou can't make me change in front of someone who I don't identify with, who is
Teen stands up against transgender students in locker room
The Express-Times / Posted 31 minutes ago
you can't make me change in front of someone who I don't identify with, who is physically male," Sigourney told the East Penn School Board, according to a video posted to Facebook by her mother, Aryn Coyle. Sigourney, who is from a religious... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Trace McSorley to start at quarterback for Penn StateSTATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) Trace McSorley will start at quarterback for Penn State
Trace McSorley to start at quarterback for Penn State
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 44 minutes ago
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) Trace McSorley will start at quarterback for Penn State when the Nittany Lions open against Kent State on Sept. 3. Coach James Franklin settled on the sophomore after McSorley battled redshirt freshman Tommy Stevens for the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Quarterback Trace McSorley wins the starting job at Penn StateSTATE COLLEGE — Penn State coach James Franklin has named Trace McSorley as the
Quarterback Trace McSorley wins the starting job at Penn State
The Morning Call / Posted 45 minutes ago
STATE COLLEGE — Penn State coach James Franklin has named Trace McSorley as the team's starting quarterback. Franklin called it a "gut decision" between McSorley, a redshirt sophomore, and redshirt freshman Tommy Stevens. The decisive factors were... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Finger Lakes Health recognizes volunteers, Auxiliansmembers completed milestone hours of service at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial H
Finger Lakes Health recognizes volunteers, Auxilians
MPNnow.com / Posted 45 minutes ago
members completed milestone hours of service at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital and The Homestead in Penn Yan: Pauline Champlin, Laurie Gillette and Carol Ryan, 100 hours; Carol Cox and Carol Worden, 400 hours; Linda Tones,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Trace McSorley to start at quarterback for Penn StateSTATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) Trace McSorley will start at quarterback for Penn State
Trace McSorley to start at quarterback for Penn State
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 46 minutes ago
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) Trace McSorley will start at quarterback for Penn State when the Nittany Lions open against Kent State on Sept. 3. Coach James Franklin settled on the sophomore after McSorley battled redshirt freshman Tommy Stevens for the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
LSU defensive end makes true sophomores top 10Browning, quarterback, Washington: +21.6 overall; No. 15 among returning FBS qu
LSU defensive end makes true sophomores top 10
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 59 minutes ago
Browning, quarterback, Washington: +21.6 overall; No. 15 among returning FBS quarterbacks 5. Saquon Barkley, running back, Penn State: +18.1 overall; No. 16 among returning FBS running backs 6. Josh Rosen, quarterback, UCLA: +16.9 overall; No. 22... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
Angels name Matt Swanson director of scoutingwith future big leaguers Brennan Boesch, Allen Craig and Brandon Morrow. In 108
Angels name Matt Swanson director of scouting
Anaheim Angels / Posted an hour ago
with future big leaguers Brennan Boesch, Allen Craig and Brandon Morrow. In 108 career minor league appearances (all in relief), he went 10-12 with 32 saves and a 3.93 ERA (130.2 IP - 57 ER) and was named a New York-Penn League All-Star... Read more
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Philly.com
Olympic boxing hopeful from North Philly charged with attempted murderfired the same gun, Walker said. One of the 19-year-old's brothers remained in
Olympic boxing hopeful from North Philly charged with attempted murder
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
fired the same gun, Walker said. One of the 19-year-old's brothers remained in critical but stable condition Wednesday at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center with a gunshot wound to his stomach. The 15-year-old whom Kroll brought to the shootout was... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Leslie Jones Hack: Comedian Was Targeted Because She Challenges the Status Quo, Expert Saysthey want to reinforce norms of heterosexuality, gender, race, etc.,” Dr. Diane
Leslie Jones Hack: Comedian Was Targeted Because She Challenges the Status Quo, Expert Says
Houston Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
they want to reinforce norms of heterosexuality, gender, race, etc.,” Dr. Diane Felmlee, a professor of sociology at Penn State who has studied cyberbullying, told TheWrap. That certainly does seem to fit Jones’ case. Ever since she was cast... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Fire victim's brother: 'I know she's a fighter'from the third floor of a burning building in Berks County. Flames broke out e
Fire victim's brother: 'I know she's a fighter'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted an hour ago
from the third floor of a burning building in Berks County. Flames broke out early Monday morning in the 3900 block of Penn Avenue in Sinking Spring. Maira Baza, 24, did not survive the fire; Brooke Maione, 21, remains at Lehigh Valley... Read more
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Access Hollywood
Penn Jillette: TV's 'Fool Us' Is For Magicians, By Magicians"Penn & Teller: Fool Us" co-host and legendary Las Vegas magician, Penn Jillett
Penn Jillette: TV's 'Fool Us' Is For Magicians, By Magicians
Access Hollywood / Posted an hour ago
"Penn & Teller: Fool Us" co-host and legendary Las Vegas magician, Penn Jillette sits with Access Hollywood Live’s Natalie Morales and Kit Hoover and describes how being fooled on his hit TV show is a good thing. Plus, Penn shares a surprising... Read more
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Access Hollywood
Penn Jillette On How He Lost Over 100 Pounds"Presto!: How I Made Over 100 Pounds Disappear and Other Magical Tales" author
Penn Jillette On How He Lost Over 100 Pounds
Access Hollywood / Posted an hour ago
"Presto!: How I Made Over 100 Pounds Disappear and Other Magical Tales" author and legendary Las Vegas magician, Penn Jillette sits with Access Hollywood Live’s Natalie Morales and Kit Hoover and shares how eating only potatoes for two weeks put him... Read more
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The Hill
The Trail 2016: Control the Alt-Right ShiftTrump’s new message and a story about how spending comes into play in the criti
The Trail 2016: Control the Alt-Right Shift
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
Trump’s new message and a story about how spending comes into play in the critical Senate race in Ohio. RACE TO 1600 PENN EARLY-VOTING EAGERNESS: The Hill’s Ben Kamisar reports: The Republican National Committee is confident that it is well... Read more
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Al.com
Study: Mobile, Jefferson counties 'outliers' with death penaltyIn 2014 the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals reversed the death sentence of an
Study: Mobile, Jefferson counties 'outliers' with death penalty
Al.com / Posted an hour ago
In 2014 the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals reversed the death sentence of an intellectually impaired man, Derrick Shawn Penn, after Rich introduced and repeatedly referred to "improper and highly inflammatory evidence." Rich said the appeals... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Remember when Gary Sanchez played for Staten Island Yankees?the 23-year-old catcher. He was just 17 when he spent 16 games with Staten Isl
Remember when Gary Sanchez played for Staten Island Yankees?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 hours ago
the 23-year-old catcher. He was just 17 when he spent 16 games with Staten Island in the final weeks of the 2010 New York-Penn League season, hitting .278 with two home runs and seven RBI. He had started his pro career in the Gulf Coast League,... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Pilot accused of being drunk at Metro airport pleads no contestin court in Romulus. Maguire, 50, was charged with operating under the influenc
Pilot accused of being drunk at Metro airport pleads no contest
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 hours ago
in court in Romulus. Maguire, 50, was charged with operating under the influence of alcohol. Maguire, from Chadds Ford, Penn., was removed from a Detroit-to-Philadelphia flight before takeoff on March 26. Authorities say his blood-alcohol level... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bath's Spuds and Suds festival: potato foods and beerwhat's being served up Saturday at the new Spuds & Suds festival in downtown Ba
Bath's Spuds and Suds festival: potato foods and beer
The Morning Call / Posted 2 hours ago
what's being served up Saturday at the new Spuds & Suds festival in downtown Bath. The street festival celebrating Pennsylvania's long history of potato farming, presented by the Greater Bath Area Chamber of Commerce noon-8 p.m., is made... Read more
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Breitbart
Harry Belafonte Questions Timing of Nate Parker Rape Case Coverage: 'He Faced the Justice System'trade press began to run stories about a 1999 rape allegation made against Park
Harry Belafonte Questions Timing of Nate Parker Rape Case Coverage: 'He Faced the Justice System'
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
trade press began to run stories about a 1999 rape allegation made against Parker when he was a student and wrestler at Penn State University. Parker was acquitted, but his college roommate and Birth collaborator Jean Celestin was initially... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
New look, attitude and leadership for West Charlotte High sportsHe admits the job requires a learning curve. “It’s a pretty big one,” said Ivo
New look, attitude and leadership for West Charlotte High sports
The Charlotte Post / Posted 3 hours ago
He admits the job requires a learning curve. “It’s a pretty big one,” said Ivory, an all-Big 10 basketball forward at Penn State who led the Nittany Lions to the 2001 Sweet 16 . “There are demands and situations where you have a lot of... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Tracking UConn Football Opponents: Templematched a program record with 10 victories and won the AAC East Division title.
Tracking UConn Football Opponents: Temple
Hartford Courant / Posted 3 hours ago
matched a program record with 10 victories and won the AAC East Division title. The Owls opened the season by defeating Penn State, Rhule's alma mater, for the first time in 73 years. Walker, who was fifth in the conference at 212.3 passing... Read more
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MPNnow.com
College football and birth of BCSFlorida State moved into the Atlantic Coast Conference and Penn State joined th
College football and birth of BCS
MPNnow.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Florida State moved into the Atlantic Coast Conference and Penn State joined the Big Ten. South Carolina landed in the Southeastern Conference. The Big East gathered Miami, Syracuse, Virginia Tech, West Virginia and Pittsburgh.As most of the powerful... Read more
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Times News
Franklin names PSU captains for upcoming seasonUNIVERSITY PARK, PA – Penn State football head coach James Franklin announced t
Franklin names PSU captains for upcoming season
Times News / Posted 4 hours ago
UNIVERSITY PARK, PA – Penn State football head coach James Franklin announced that seniors Brandon Bell, Brian Gaia and Von Walker have been voted as team captains for the 2016 season by their teammates. Walker is a team captain for the second... Read more
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Times News
An abundance of tomatoesare a wonderful-tasting tomato,” he says. Brandon Everett of Lehighton is also
An abundance of tomatoes
Times News / Posted 4 hours ago
are a wonderful-tasting tomato,” he says. Brandon Everett of Lehighton is also having a great year for tomatoes. The Penn State agriculture services major has been busy making salsas and sauces, and also enjoys making kebabs with his... Read more
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Variety
‘Birth of A Nation’: No Press Conference for Nate Parker in Torontoin controversy since the revelation that its director and star, Nate Parker, wa
‘Birth of A Nation’: No Press Conference for Nate Parker in Toronto
Variety / Posted 4 hours ago
in controversy since the revelation that its director and star, Nate Parker, was accused of rape when he was a student at Penn State University. That stance gets harder every day for the film’s distributor and auteur, as more voices condemn... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
The Penn State Coaches Show Debuts Thursday NightAug. 24, 2016UNIVERSITY PARK, PA. - A total of 40 radio stations in five state
The Penn State Coaches Show Debuts Thursday Night
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Aug. 24, 2016UNIVERSITY PARK, PA. - A total of 40 radio stations in five states will carry the Penn State Sports Network's "The Penn State Coaches Show Featuring James Franklin Presented by Pepsi" this season, with the debut program set to air... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Man gets angry about tree sap on car, cuts down tree...A Pennsylvania man was arrested Monday after police said he got into a fight wi
Man gets angry about tree sap on car, cuts down tree...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 hours ago
A Pennsylvania man was arrested Monday after police said he got into a fight with a neighbor when he returned to an apartment property a few days after cutting down a tree, which fell on the building and forced five people out of a home. Raymond... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Man jumps between buildings to impress girl, gets stuckto impress her by jumping to a nearby structure and miscalculated. Grant Birds
Man jumps between buildings to impress girl, gets stuck
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 hours ago
to impress her by jumping to a nearby structure and miscalculated. Grant Birdsong, 22, went to the top of an Oakland, Penn.-area building around 2 a.m. Monday with a girl he had met and decided to impress her by jumping to an adjacent... Read more
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The Morning Call
Eagles offensive line woes continue with Isaac Seumalo's injurysee it fall apart. Wednesday after practice, coach Doug Pederson revealed the
Eagles offensive line woes continue with Isaac Seumalo's injury
The Morning Call / Posted 5 hours ago
see it fall apart. Wednesday after practice, coach Doug Pederson revealed the latest alteration forced upon them: former Penn State star Stefen Wisniewski will start at left guard Saturday night at Indianapolis in place of rookie Isaac Seumalo,... Read more
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University of Pennsylvania Health System
Fourth Annual Basser Global Prize Awarded to Canadian Women's Cancer Geneticist Steven NarodPHILADELPHIA - The Basser Center for BRCA at Penn’s Abramson Cancer Center has
Fourth Annual Basser Global Prize Awarded to Canadian Women's Cancer Geneticist Steven Narod
University of Pennsylvania Health System / Posted 6 hours ago
PHILADELPHIA - The Basser Center for BRCA at Penn’s Abramson Cancer Center has announced the recipient of the 2016 Basser Global Prize. The honor will go to cancer geneticist Steven Narod, MD, FRCPC, PhD (hon), FRSC, director of the Familial Breast... Read more
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University of Pennsylvania Health System
Enigmatic Molecules Maintain Equilibrium Between Fighting Infection, Inflammatory HavocMD, PhD, an assistant professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in thePere
Enigmatic Molecules Maintain Equilibrium Between Fighting Infection, Inflammatory Havoc
University of Pennsylvania Health System / Posted 6 hours ago
MD, PhD, an assistant professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in thePerelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. The discovery offers a potential drug target for several inflammatory disorders characterized by an abnormal... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Swing and missClinton. According to everybody who knew Hillary as a child, she was a passiona
Swing and miss
Arkansas Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Clinton. According to everybody who knew Hillary as a child, she was a passionate baseball fan. Her own father, a former Penn State football player, taught her early how not to swing like a girl. At a 1994 White House picnic celebrating Ken... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
OHS Alum Interns In Washington DCa summer which she hopes serves as a glimpse into her future. The Oakdale High
OHS Alum Interns In Washington DC
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
a summer which she hopes serves as a glimpse into her future. The Oakdale High School Class of 2013 alum and University of Pennsylvania senior spent 10 weeks of her summer break interning on Capitol Hill. During her time on ‘the Hill,’ she spent... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Grand comeback falls shortMadera dribbler up the third base line to score Jhon Nunez with the go ahead ru
Grand comeback falls short
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 hours ago
Madera dribbler up the third base line to score Jhon Nunez with the go ahead run as the Lowell Spinners took the New York-Penn League series opener 6-5 at historic Centennial Field. Nunez opened the ninth with a single and advanced to third on a... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Man jailed on drug charges in Yates Countyheroin and ketamine. Farmer was arraigned on the recent charges and taken to ja
Man jailed on drug charges in Yates County
MPNnow.com / Posted 7 hours ago
heroin and ketamine. Farmer was arraigned on the recent charges and taken to jail on $25,000 cash bail or $50,000 bond. Penn Yan police said drugs are being sold as heroin, but when tested often contain other drugs. Police said some of the other... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Rutgers' Carlton Agudosi sees big season aheadlevel of production did not carry over to Agudosi’s redshirt junior season last
Rutgers' Carlton Agudosi sees big season ahead
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 hours ago
level of production did not carry over to Agudosi’s redshirt junior season last fall, save for six catches for 80 yards at Penn State when Carroo was suspended. He didn’t play in three games, and didn’t register a catch in three others. “I feel... Read more
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Daily Star
Earth 2 unveiled: Everything you need to know about Proxima bof light. Once it reaches the planet, it will transmit pictures back to earth,
Earth 2 unveiled: Everything you need to know about Proxima b
Daily Star / Posted 7 hours ago
of light. Once it reaches the planet, it will transmit pictures back to earth, which will take five years to return. NASA/PENN STATE UNIVERSITYNEIGHBOURHOOD: The closest stars to the Sun How would we eat and drink there? Is the water... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Credentialism and Corruption: Vile College Presidents Editionthis will be a light-hearted romp through some spectacular examples of executiv
Credentialism and Corruption: Vile College Presidents Edition
Naked Capitalism / Posted 8 hours ago
this will be a light-hearted romp through some spectacular examples of executive malfeasance at NYU, Baylor, and Penn State.[1] (Tomorrow I’ll look at the adjunct system, and potential effects of yesterday’s NLRB decision. And there will... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Hillary blasts for-profit colleges, Bill took $17.6M from oneloan debt. "They're disproportionately responsible for the amount of debt out
Hillary blasts for-profit colleges, Bill took $17.6M from one
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 8 hours ago
loan debt. "They're disproportionately responsible for the amount of debt out there," said Dr. Kevin Kinser, head of Penn State's Department of Education and Policy Studies. "They are extremely reliant on student tuition as their sole source... Read more
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First Coast News
Tropical system eyes Florida, may develop into hurricane6- or 7-day forecasts of tropical cyclone location and intensity are "generally
Tropical system eyes Florida, may develop into hurricane
First Coast News / Posted 8 hours ago
6- or 7-day forecasts of tropical cyclone location and intensity are "generally not very good," according to Penn State University meteorologist Jon Nese. But whether or not the system becomes a tropical storm or hurricane, gusty... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Dr. Saturday's impact transfers for 2016completed 57 percent of his passes. If he takes to Mazzone’s offense, A&M could
Dr. Saturday's impact transfers for 2016
Yahoo Sports / Posted 8 hours ago
completed 57 percent of his passes. If he takes to Mazzone’s offense, A&M could surprise in the SEC West. WR Geno Lewis, Penn State to Oklahoma: Lewis slipped down the depth chart at Penn State in 2015 but has a chance to help replace the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Penn State names 2016 football captains“These captains are proven leaders on and off the field and have been outstandi
Penn State names 2016 football captains
The Morning Call / Posted 8 hours ago
“These captains are proven leaders on and off the field and have been outstanding representatives of our program,” Penn State coach James Franklin said. “These are guys that have our program’s best interest in mind and they bring us together as a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Top director's rape trial: Prosecutor said defense called victim slutof a Nation star Nate Parker's attorneys submitted a racially-charged defense a
Top director's rape trial: Prosecutor said defense called victim slut
Daily Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
of a Nation star Nate Parker's attorneys submitted a racially-charged defense after he was accused of raping a fellow Penn State student in 1999 along with roommate Jean Celestin Details of how Parker (right, with Celestin, left, and former... Read more
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Marie Claire
This is how long sex is *really* meant to lastdown and dirty? Surprised? Join the club. But there are a few more factors inv
This is how long sex is *really* meant to last
Marie Claire / Posted 8 hours ago
down and dirty? Surprised? Join the club. But there are a few more factors involved in that result. Researchers from Penn State Erie surveyed sex therapists across the US and Canada to come up with the following categories for the optimum... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Roommate drama lands sorority sisters in federal courtMolly Brownstein, a Pennsylvania State University senior, and her family descri
Roommate drama lands sorority sisters in federal court
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
Molly Brownstein, a Pennsylvania State University senior, and her family describe her roommate Rachel Lader as a classic mean girl, a "monster" and an "expert bully, with a Ph.D. in intimidation." Lader denies that and paints Brownstein as a coddled... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
AFI cancels 'Birth of a Nation' screening, in a possible glimpse of Hollywood moves to comeof a Nation' director Nate Parker responds after learning of the suicide of his
AFI cancels 'Birth of a Nation' screening, in a possible glimpse of Hollywood moves to come
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
of a Nation' director Nate Parker responds after learning of the suicide of his college rape accuser Complaint against Penn State University regarding Nate Parker rape case A decades-old college rape case casts cloud over Oscar hopeful Nate... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Penn State and Pitt meet again, but is it a real rivalry?was. I am kind of like the Sandlot’sScotty Smalls in this way. Both Notre Dame
Penn State and Pitt meet again, but is it a real rivalry?
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 9 hours ago
was. I am kind of like the Sandlot’sScotty Smalls in this way. Both Notre Dame and WVU qualify as rivals for Pitt, but Penn State easily takes the title of archrival. Dating to 1893, Pitt/Penn State (or “PiPeSt”) was considered one of the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
AFI postpones Nate Parker eventhas recently come under fire for an alleged rape during his college days. In 1
AFI postpones Nate Parker event
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 hours ago
has recently come under fire for an alleged rape during his college days. In 1999, Parker -- then a student at Penn State -- and his roommate were accused of raping an 18-year-old fellow student. Parker was acquitted of the charges; his... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
AFI postpones Nate Parker eventhas recently come under fire for an alleged rape during his college days. In 1
AFI postpones Nate Parker event
Local 10 Miami / Posted 9 hours ago
has recently come under fire for an alleged rape during his college days. In 1999, Parker -- then a student at Penn State -- and his roommate were accused of raping an 18-year-old fellow student. Parker was acquitted of the charges; his... Read more
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