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  • Friday's multi-sport college and local roundup: Virginia Tech walks off with win vs. No. 1 U.Va. in baseball

    COLLEGES: Baseball: Virginia Tech literally walked off with a 2-1 surprise over No. 1 Virginia to start an Atlantic Coast Conference series in Blacksburg. In Friday's ninth inning, the Hokies (8-9, 2-2) loaded the bases with no outs. Brendon...
  • Candidate snapshots for 3 open seats on state Supreme Court

    A quick look at the 12 candidates who plan to compete in the May 19 primary for the Republican and Democratic nominations for three open seats on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court: DEMOCRATS NAME: CHRISTINE DONOHUE AGE: 62 EDUCATION: B.A., East...
  • Hand Senior Leads By Example After Transplant

    Hand Senior Leads By Example After Transplant
    MADISON — So often on these pages, we celebrate the accomplishments of high-level athletes. The player who hits the home run, the winning free throw. The player who scored the most points, got the most rebounds or scored the winning goal. But what...
  • Senator slams Penn State plan for Weather Underground speech

    Penn State's president should cancel plans to have a co-founder of the violent anti-war group the Weather Underground speak on campus next week, the state Senate's presiding officer said Friday. President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati, a Jefferson County...
  • Separating facts and opinions as college lacrosse season's midpoint nears

    Separating facts and opinions as college lacrosse season's midpoint nears
    In Baltimore, at least, the snow has mostly melted and college lacrosse wins and losses and have taken on greater importance after more than a month's worth of games. As we head toward the season's midpoint, trends are beginning to emerge. Here's my...
  • Eagles pluck DeMarco Murray from Cowboys

    Eagles pluck DeMarco Murray from Cowboys
    It's official: The Eagles have plucked DeMarco Murray from the Cowboys in a five-year deal … Murray confirmed his departure from Dallas on Twitter, saying he held "no hard feelings against Cowboys. …Actor Will Farrell made a whirlwind...
  • Keith Olbermann has sympathy for Brian Williams on David Letterman

    Keith Olbermann has sympathy for Brian Williams on David Letterman
    Sportscaster Keith Olbermann is no stranger to being suspended -- he was briefly taken off his ESPN show last month after getting into a fight on Twitter -- so it's not surprising that he has great sympathy for embattled newsman Brian Williams....
  • Fair or foul? Big Ten coaches concur on double-bye format

    Fair or foul? Big Ten coaches concur on double-bye format
    Big Ten basketball coaches will debate into the night whether players should be afforded a sixth foul, the proper duration of the shot clock and the latest incarnation of the block/charge call. But ask about the Big Ten tournament's new double-bye...
  • PIAA 3A Boys Basketball preview

    PIAA CLASS 3A BOYS BASKETBALL SECOND ROUND CENTRAL CATHOLIC (Dist. 11 No. 2) vs. BISHOP McDEVITT (Dist. 3 No. 2) When/Where: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Pottsville's Martz Hall At stake: A berth in Friday's quarterfinals against either Neumann-Goretti (Dist....
  • Mark Turgeon, Melo Trimble, Dez Wells and Jake Layman receive Big Ten honors

    Mark Turgeon, Melo Trimble, Dez Wells and Jake Layman receive Big Ten honors
    A transformative season for the Maryland men’s basketball team that saw the Terps get their first national ranking in five years and first spot in the Top 10 since 2002-03 led to individual recognition Monday for coach Mark Turgeon and his three top...
  • Local collector shares art collection at Altoona museum

    John Orr mulled the question. What is the role of art? "It's civilizing," but otherwise is difficult to explain and is subjective, Orr told a gathering at the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art (SAMA) in Altoona recently. The group was attending a...