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The Morning Call
Predictions for Penn State football in 2015OFFENSIVE STANDOUTS 1. Quarterback Christian Hackenberg. Burning to cleanse me
Predictions for Penn State football in 2015
The Morning Call / Posted 34 minutes ago
OFFENSIVE STANDOUTS 1. Quarterback Christian Hackenberg. Burning to cleanse memory of a 15-interception season. 2. Running back Akeel Lynch. Redshirt junior has a career 5 yards-per-carry-average. 3. Receiver DaeSean Hamilton. Most reliable... Read more
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The Morning Call
Penn State's projected starters, schedule for 2015Penn State conducted a night practice at Beaver Stadium last week, primarily so
Penn State's projected starters, schedule for 2015
The Morning Call / Posted 34 minutes ago
Penn State conducted a night practice at Beaver Stadium last week, primarily so its younger players wouldn't be prime-time rookies when Rutgers visits next month. But as he surveyed the position groups, Franklin noticed something. Penn State... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Suffolk Closeup: Going ‘wild and crazy’ for preservationREPORTER FILE PHOTO A look at the origin of the Community Preservation Fund rea
Suffolk Closeup: Going ‘wild and crazy’ for preservation
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 2 hours ago
REPORTER FILE PHOTO A look at the origin of the Community Preservation Fund real estate transfer tax. The model for the Peconic Bay Community Preservation Fund, which has become a key to the preservation of eastern Long Island and reached $1 billion... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
FOOTBALL 2015: Small schools have best shot at state runsNeshannock, which lost an overtime heartbreaker to Clairton last season, is als
FOOTBALL 2015: Small schools have best shot at state runs
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
Neshannock, which lost an overtime heartbreaker to Clairton last season, is also expected to be back in the running. The Lancers will be led by quarterback Frank Antuano, who threw for 1,750 yards and ran for 483 last season. South Fayette captured... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
FOOTBALL 2015: Stars look to shine in LFCRashawn Battle has all the tools to be an impact player. Corey Christian is a
FOOTBALL 2015: Stars look to shine in LFC
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
Rashawn Battle has all the tools to be an impact player. Corey Christian is a force in the trenches. Mando Sallavanti embodies the tradition of a passionate football community. All three are standouts who are expected to keep their teams in... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Sweet Valley woman makes business out of shoe designsGrowing up in Sweet Valley, Kelsey Amy said she found herself drawing on anythi
Sweet Valley woman makes business out of shoe designs
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
Growing up in Sweet Valley, Kelsey Amy said she found herself drawing on anything and everything. Now she’s getting paid for it. The 24-year-old, known by her nickname “Shme,” attended Lake-Lehman High School, where she played field hockey and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
PSU PREVIEW: Reihner comes a long waySTATE COLLEGE — Exact details of the history-making dinner evade Kevin Reihner’
PSU PREVIEW: Reihner comes a long way
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
STATE COLLEGE — Exact details of the history-making dinner evade Kevin Reihner’s memory. He recalls the brick-a-brack around a sports-themed restaurant capturing his eyes. His ears consumed by the noise from the big-screen televisions airing last... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
PSU PREVIEW: Wartman-White ready to replace HullPenn State's Nyeem Wartman forces Central Florida QB Pete DiNovo from the pocke
PSU PREVIEW: Wartman-White ready to replace Hull
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 hours ago
Penn State's Nyeem Wartman forces Central Florida QB Pete DiNovo from the pocket during the Croke Park Classic NCAA college football game in Dublin, Ireland, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. Penn State beat UCF, 26-24. (AP Photo/York Daily Record, Jason... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
PSU PREVIEW; Game-by-gameSept. 5 Penn State continued its domination of the Owls last season with a 30-
PSU PREVIEW; Game-by-game
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 hours ago
Sept. 5 Penn State continued its domination of the Owls last season with a 30-13 win that marked its 39th win in 43 tries against Temple. But the Owls were within a touchdown heading into the fourth quarter, and 10 of the 11 starters return to a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Penn State Preview: Projected Depth ChartOFFENSE Quarterback 1. Christian Hackenberg 2. Trace McSorley 3. Tommy Stev
Penn State Preview: Projected Depth Chart
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 hours ago
OFFENSE Quarterback 1. Christian Hackenberg 2. Trace McSorley 3. Tommy Stevens Hackenberg is coming off a season in which he threw for 300 yards in his first three games and didn’t surpass 224 in any of his last nine, but Penn State knows he’s... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Golf tournamentsWhite Haven Center What: A golf tournament sponsored by White Haven Center Sta
Golf tournaments
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 hours ago
White Haven Center What: A golf tournament sponsored by White Haven Center Staff Recognition Committee and White Haven Center AFSCME Local 2334. When: Friday, Sept. 4; 1 p.m. shotgun start. Where: Sand Springs Country Club Cost: $80 per golfer;... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
HASD superintendent hopes to help students overcome obstaclesCraig Butler’s journey to becoming superintendent of the Hazleton Area School D
HASD superintendent hopes to help students overcome obstacles
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 hours ago
Craig Butler’s journey to becoming superintendent of the Hazleton Area School District has been long and intricate, encompassing a career journey across a large swath of the United States. A native of Arizona, he began his career in that desert... Read more
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Everett Herald
Relax, Seahawks fans, it's only AugustRelax, Seahawks fans, it’s only August SAN DIEGO — There was an overriding mes
Relax, Seahawks fans, it's only August
Everett Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
Relax, Seahawks fans, it’s only August SAN DIEGO — There was an overriding message Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks wanted to share Saturday night.It's only August.Wilson looked as bad throwing as you will see him in a game Saturday night as... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
College football: Boston College's Lindstrom 'a big-time player'BOSTON — Boston College freshman offensive lineman Chris Lindstrom knew he was
College football: Boston College's Lindstrom 'a big-time player'
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
BOSTON — Boston College freshman offensive lineman Chris Lindstrom knew he was going to "be a dude" this year — that’s the slogan of coach Steve Addazio — but he didn’t know he might be a dude playing in games. Lindstrom led Shepherd Hill to the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
People in businessRichard A. Grafmyre, president and CEO of Jersey Shore State Bank and Hubert Va
People in business
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
Richard A. Grafmyre, president and CEO of Jersey Shore State Bank and Hubert Valencik, Chairman of the Board of Jersey Shore State Bank recently announced that Brian Knepp, CPA, Jersey Shore State Bank senior vice president and chief financial... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Nittany Lions in position to continue progressIn better days gone by, you could look at the schedule and, prior to the Big Te
Nittany Lions in position to continue progress
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
In better days gone by, you could look at the schedule and, prior to the Big Ten, circle the intersectional games (Miami, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Alabama) and Pitt as the ones that would determine the success level of a particular season. After 1993,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Good byes hard to find in college football this seasonTUCSON, Ariz. — Arizona won last season's Pac-12 South title by reeling off fiv
Good byes hard to find in college football this season
TribLIVE / Posted 10 hours ago
TUCSON, Ariz. — Arizona won last season's Pac-12 South title by reeling off five wins in six games following a bye week. If the Wildcats are going to repeat this season, they'll have to do it without the benefit of a midseason break. Starting with... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lions land 20th recruit in Hickory’s PrytsThis time it was Hickory four-star safety Andrew Pryts, who made his announceme
Lions land 20th recruit in Hickory’s Pryts
Altoona Mirror / Posted 10 hours ago
This time it was Hickory four-star safety Andrew Pryts, who made his announcement on his Twitter account on Saturday night. Pryts has been on Penn State's radar for a while. His father, Ed Pryts, played linebacker for the Nittany Lions from... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Rudel: Lions should continue progressIn better days gone by, you could look at the schedule and, prior to the Big Te
Rudel: Lions should continue progress
Altoona Mirror / Posted 10 hours ago
In better days gone by, you could look at the schedule and, prior to the Big Ten, circle the intersectional games (Miami, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Alabama) and Pitt as the ones that would determine the success level of a particular season. After 1993,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Young RBs battling for spots in rotationAs a high school senior at St. John's Prep in Peabody, Mass. in 2013, Thomas re
Young RBs battling for spots in rotation
Altoona Mirror / Posted 10 hours ago
As a high school senior at St. John's Prep in Peabody, Mass. in 2013, Thomas returned an interception from 7 yards deep in the end zone all the way for a touchdown. The effort got him on ESPN SportsCenter with the No. 1 play of that weekend. Two... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Workplace-- Dr. Joel Ferreira, who specializes in treating hand and upper extremity cond
Workplace
Altoona Mirror / Posted 10 hours ago
-- Dr. Joel Ferreira, who specializes in treating hand and upper extremity conditions, is the newest member of UPMC Altoona Elite Orthopaedics. Ferreira recently completed a fellowship - one year of intensive training and experience working with... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Edward KimballWINTER PARK, FL. � died at the age of 95 on August 16 in Winter Park, Florida.
Edward Kimball
Rutland Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
WINTER PARK, FL. � died at the age of 95 on August 16 in Winter Park, Florida. Mr. Kimball was born in Weirsdale, Florida, on July 25, 1920, to Harvey Kimball and Agnes Grace Simpson. After graduating from Florida�s Mt. Dora High... Read more
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Everett Herald
Hauschka's 60-yard FG lifts Seahawks to 16-15 win over Chargers SAN DIEGO — If only Tyler Lockett played on Seattle’s offensive line, eh? For
Hauschka's 60-yard FG lifts Seahawks to 16-15 win over Chargers
Everett Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
SAN DIEGO — If only Tyler Lockett played on Seattle’s offensive line, eh? For the second time in three preseason games, Lockett’s first as a professional, the rookie third-round draft... Read more
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TribLIVE
College football preview: Big TenYou kind of hate to say it's Ohio State and everybody else, but that's how it l
College football preview: Big Ten
TribLIVE / Posted 12 hours ago
You kind of hate to say it's Ohio State and everybody else, but that's how it looks. Coming off their national championship season, the loaded Buckeyes — preseason No. 1 in all the major polls — are favored to do it again. We'll see. Meanwhile,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Visit to Penn State poses colossal challenge for BullsHere’s a capsule look at the 12 teams on UB’s 2015 schedule: Sept. 5 vs. Alban
Visit to Penn State poses colossal challenge for Bulls
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 hours ago
Here’s a capsule look at the 12 teams on UB’s 2015 schedule: Sept. 5 vs. Albany: This is FCS Albany’s first-ever game against a full FBS squad. The Great Danes went 7-5 last season but lost their leading rusher and starting QB. UB can work out the... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
No. 1 Women's Volleyball Claims Penn State Classic TitleAug. 29, 2015UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- No. 1 Penn State women's volleyball (3-0)
No. 1 Women's Volleyball Claims Penn State Classic Title
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Aug. 29, 2015UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- No. 1 Penn State women's volleyball (3-0) claimed the Penn State Classic title with a 3-0 (25-20, 25-23, 25-21) win against Villanova (2-1) Saturday evening at Rec Hall. Senior Megan Courtney highlighted the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Valley New Dispatch high school notebook: Knoch unveils 1st Hall of Fame classKnoch announced its first sports Hall of Fame class. The five-member group of
Valley New Dispatch high school notebook: Knoch unveils 1st Hall of Fame class
TribLIVE / Posted 13 hours ago
Knoch announced its first sports Hall of Fame class. The five-member group of inductees is heavy on golf talent, including one of the school's most famous and recognizable names, Jim Simons. A 1968 graduate, Simons followed stellar prep and college... Read more
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TribLIVE
PSU’s Hackenberg looks to rebound, downplay NFL Draft prospectsUNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg sat behind the mi
PSU’s Hackenberg looks to rebound, downplay NFL Draft prospects
TribLIVE / Posted 13 hours ago
UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg sat behind the microphone, unfolded a piece of paper and read a brief statement. He started by informing those among the horde at media day a few weeks ago that he respects that they all... Read more
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TribLIVE
Three-star safety picks Penn State over Ohio State, Pitt, WVUPenn State on Saturday picked up a verbal commitment from safety Andrew Pryts o
Three-star safety picks Penn State over Ohio State, Pitt, WVU
TribLIVE / Posted 13 hours ago
Penn State on Saturday picked up a verbal commitment from safety Andrew Pryts of Hickory High School in Hermitage. Pryts announced the news via Twitter, writing, “Born a Nittany Lion & proud to announce I will continue my career as one & commit to... Read more
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TribLIVE
Holgorsen's defensive decisions have WVU headed in right directionDana Holgorsen did a double-take, took a step back and reinvented himself. This
Holgorsen's defensive decisions have WVU headed in right direction
TribLIVE / Posted 13 hours ago
Dana Holgorsen did a double-take, took a step back and reinvented himself. This was an unusual move for West Virginia's confident football coach who arrived here amid lofty expectations. Holgorsen gained a reputation as an offensive guru whose units... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
TE P.J. Gallo leaving Terps after 2015… for Wall StreetThe 2015 season hasn’t even kicked off yet and Maryland already knows one playe
TE P.J. Gallo leaving Terps after 2015… for Wall Street
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 14 hours ago
The 2015 season hasn’t even kicked off yet and Maryland already knows one player is set to leave College Park with eligibility on the table — and not for the NFL draft, either. Instead of working out with his teammates this past summer getting... Read more
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The Advocate
American Athletic Conference preview: Projected division finishes, biggest storylines, moreThe American Athletic Conference does not have a marquee team this year. Its 12
American Athletic Conference preview: Projected division finishes, biggest storylines, more
The Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
The American Athletic Conference does not have a marquee team this year. Its 12 schools combined for two votes in the coaches’ preseason Top 25 poll even though six of the league’s coaches are on the panel. The AAC does not have a marquee player. Of... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Franklin Has PSU Feeling Elite AgainSTATE COLLEGE, Pa. — If Penn State no longer deserves to be considered one of c
Franklin Has PSU Feeling Elite Again
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 hours ago
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — If Penn State no longer deserves to be considered one of college football's premier programs, somebody forgot to tell James Franklin. Observing the Nittany Lions' practice on Wednesday, you'd never know that this was a team just... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Illinois fires coach Tim Beckman 1 week before season openerCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A week before the start of the football season, a diffic
Illinois fires coach Tim Beckman 1 week before season opener
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A week before the start of the football season, a difficult summer for the University of Illinois became chaotic as coach Tim Beckman was fired after an investigation found he tried to influence medical decisions and pressure... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Cubit tries to focus on football amid Illinois uncertaintyFILE - In this Nov. 22, 2014, file photo, Illinois offensive coordinator Bill C
Cubit tries to focus on football amid Illinois uncertainty
The Oakland Press / Posted 15 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2014, file photo, Illinois offensive coordinator Bill Cubit talks to quarterback Reilly O'Toole (4) during an NCAA football game against Penn State in Champaign, Ill. Cubit has been named interim coach as Illinois abruptly... Read more
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The Morning Call
A new chapter of Penn State football begins this seasonPenn State conducted a night practice at Beaver Stadium last week, primarily so
A new chapter of Penn State football begins this season
The Morning Call / Posted 16 hours ago
Penn State conducted a night practice at Beaver Stadium last week, primarily so its younger players wouldn't be prime-time rookies when Rutgers visits next month. But as he surveyed the position groups, Franklin noticed something. The players looked... Read more
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TribLIVE
East Suburban Artists League marks anniversary with pair of exhibitsSix years ago, a flyer about the East Suburban Artists League caught the attent
East Suburban Artists League marks anniversary with pair of exhibits
TribLIVE / Posted 17 hours ago
Six years ago, a flyer about the East Suburban Artists League caught the attention of Gordon Sarti. A retired college administrator, he was interested in expanding his photography hobby. “Back in high school, I took photos,” says Sarti, 75, of Plum.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Watch List for August 30Auto Racing • IndyCar GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma, 4 p.m., NBCSN. Baseball •
Watch List for August 30
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 hours ago
Auto Racing • IndyCar GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma, 4 p.m., NBCSN. Baseball • Little League World Series Third Place Game TBA, 10 a.m., ESPN. • Little League World Series Championship TBA, 3 p.m., ABC. Beach Volleyball • AVP Tour, 4:30 p.m.,... Read more
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The Temple News
Early matchup challenges OwlsThe Owls opened up their season against No.3 Maryland on Friday at Geasey Field
Early matchup challenges Owls
The Temple News / Posted 18 hours ago
The Owls opened up their season against No.3 Maryland on Friday at Geasey Field. Sarah Deck is no stranger to difficult tests early on in the season. During her four years on the team, the senior midfielder and her team have kicked off the season... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
UCF players celebrate renovated locker roomChristmas came a few months early for the UCF football team. After spending th
UCF players celebrate renovated locker room
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 hours ago
Christmas came a few months early for the UCF football team. After spending the past four weeks displaced from their practice locker rooms, players finally got their first glimpse of the Knights' newly renovated gathering space. "People were pretty... Read more
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The Chronicle
Duke women's soccer draws with No. 6 Penn StateSophomore defender Morgan Reid and the Blue Devil back line kept the Nittany Li
Duke women's soccer draws with No. 6 Penn State
The Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
Sophomore defender Morgan Reid and the Blue Devil back line kept the Nittany Lions at bay through overtime Friday night to preserve a scoreless draw on the road. Traveling to a hostile environment for the first time this season, sophomore goalkeeper... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
No. 1 Women's Volleyball Sweeps Stony Brook• Penn State on YouTubeAug. 29, 2015UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Behind double figur
No. 1 Women's Volleyball Sweeps Stony Brook
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 20 hours ago
• Penn State on YouTubeAug. 29, 2015UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Behind double figure kills from senior Megan Courtney and sophomore Ali Frantti, No. 1 Penn State women's volleyball (2-0) swept past Stony Brook (0-2) in three sets (25-13, 25-13, 25-20)... Read more
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Daily Press
College football season opens in overdrive, headlined by Virginia Tech-Ohio StateLate Labor Days are sheer bliss for school kids and beach businesses. They are
College football season opens in overdrive, headlined by Virginia Tech-Ohio State
Daily Press / Posted 20 hours ago
Late Labor Days are sheer bliss for school kids and beach businesses. They are beyond miserable for college football faithful. If only by 24, 48 or 72 hours, the season is delayed, prisoner to a calendar that dictates openers be played no earlier... Read more
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redOrbit
Purple potatoes slow down colon cancer in miceIt might be an exotic root vegetable that doesn’t make it onto your plate every
Purple potatoes slow down colon cancer in mice
redOrbit / Posted 22 hours ago
It might be an exotic root vegetable that doesn’t make it onto your plate every day, but eating purple potatoes could help your body fight off cancer. According to a new study in the Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry, baked purple-fleshed potatoes... Read more
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The Brown and White
Penn State football team announces 2019 season openerPenn State cheerleaders The Penn State Nittany Lion leads the cheerleaders and
Penn State football team announces 2019 season opener
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
Penn State cheerleaders The Penn State Nittany Lion leads the cheerleaders and the football team onto the field for the Blue White game on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at Beaver Stadium in University Park, Pennsylvania. (Abby Drey | Centre Daily... Read more
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Philly.com
At Penn State, the struggle over Paterno's legacy continuesFrank Fitzpatrick, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Sunday, August 30, 2015, 3:01
At Penn State, the struggle over Paterno's legacy continues
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Frank Fitzpatrick, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Sunday, August 30, 2015, 3:01 AM This College Avenue contrast is symbolic of an ongoing conflict that shows no sign of abating. Nearly four years after Sandusky's arrest triggered an existential... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna College opens football season today against Navy PrepLackawanna College’s football program has received its fair share of national a
Lackawanna College opens football season today against Navy Prep
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Lackawanna College’s football program has received its fair share of national attention. That’s what happens when you have players excel at the next level and beyond. Former Falcons running back Lorenzo Taliaferro was a key reserve last season for... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Miami Hurricanes: Al Golden’s grasp on coaching job still tenuousAl Golden is a well-read owner of a master’s degree in psychology who occasiona
Miami Hurricanes: Al Golden’s grasp on coaching job still tenuous
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
Al Golden is a well-read owner of a master’s degree in psychology who occasionally uses a word that causes reporters covering him to double-check their dictionaries. He arrives at his office at 5:30 every morning and leaves when the summer sun has... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Hollywood's new high-stakes negotiating tool: TwitterTwitter has long been part of the Hollywood swirl. Celebrities routinely use th
Hollywood's new high-stakes negotiating tool: Twitter
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
Twitter has long been part of the Hollywood swirl. Celebrities routinely use the messaging service as a marketing device. Then there are the VIPs who sometimes make news by tweeting out a random thought that proves offensive — Ashton Kutcher, we're... Read more
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The Brown and White
A river rescue to remember | Turkeys and TrophiesEmergency response teams from Easton, Harmony Township and Phillipsburg teamed
A river rescue to remember | Turkeys and Trophies
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
Emergency response teams from Easton, Harmony Township and Phillipsburg teamed up Wednesday night to rescue a man who jumped off the Interstate 78 bridge and survived the 93-foot fall to the Delaware River. As darkness was setting in, firefighters... Read more
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