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Pirates Held To Just One Hit In 2-0 Loss To San Diego

San Diego Padres right-hander Andrew Cashner held the Pittsburgh Pirates to just one hit on Monday night, and the Padres (69-80) blanked the Bucs 2-0 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh. Cashner faced the minimum number of 27 hitters, allowing a leadoff single to Pittsburgh’s Jose Tabata in the bottom of the seventh inning, but retiring…

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Penguins Now 0-2 In NHL Preseason Play

Brandon Sutter scored the only goal for Pittsburgh on Monday night, and the Penguins lost a 4-1 decision to the Detroit Red Wings at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, dropping to 0-2 in NHL preseason play. Tomas Vokoun started in goal for Pittsburgh, and allowed all four Detroit goals over the first two periods. Adam…

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NFL Results – 2013 Week 2

NFL Results  -  Week 2 New England 13, NY Jets 10 Baltimore 14, Cleveland 6 Buffalo 24, Carolina 23 Seattle 29, San Francisco 3 New Orleans 16, Tampa Bay 14 San Diego 33, Philadelphia 30 Kansas City 17, Dallas 16 Green Bay 38, Washington 20 Atlanta 31, St. Louis 24 Miami 24, Indianapolis 20 Chicago…

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Senior Expo Set For September 27 At Seneca Fire Hall

State Representative Lee James, from Oil City, has announced he will host a Senior Expo on Friday, September 27 at the Seneca Fire Hall. James said Monday that more than forty exhibitors will be on hand to provide information about programs and services available to local residents, and stressing programs and services for senior citizens.  Those…

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Zach Johnson Wins Rain-Delayed BMW Championship

Zach Johnson shot a 6-under-par 65 on Monday to win the rain-delayed BMW Championship at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, Illinois. Johnson captured the event with a four-round score of 16-under-par 268, and netted $1.44 million.. The win moves Johnson into the #4 slot in the FedEx Cup standings going into the upcoming Tour…

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Morneau RBI Wins Game Sunday; Liriano Gets No-Decision After 6 No-Hit Innings

Justin Morneau drove home Andrew McCutchen with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates posted a 3-2 home win against the Chicago Cubs (58-91) on Sunday afternoon, finishing with a 3-games-to-1 edge in the weekend series, and winning for the 6th time in 7 games. The Pirates (87-52) remain tied with…

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Kenseth Wins First Chase Race – Rain-Delayed Event In Chicago

Matt Kenseth pulled away from teammate Kyle Busch on Sunday night, and went on to win the first Chase for the Cup race, the rain-delayed Geico 400 at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois. The event had been postponed for more than six hours due to bad weather in the Chicago area.  Kenseth took the checkered…

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Rookie Scores OT Goal For Columbus To Beat Penguins In NHL Preseason Opener

Rookie Ryan Murray scored in overtime on Sunday night to lift the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 5-4 home win over the Pittsburgh Penguins in the National Hockey League preseason opener for both teams. Pens’ training camp hopeful Chuck Kobasew scored two goals for Pittsburgh, while James Neal and Dustin Jeffrey added others. Marc-Andre Fleury,…

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Two Franklin Men Arrested In Third Ward Fight In Which A Shot Was Fired

Two Franklin men were arrested late Sunday night after an altercation in which police say a shotgun was fired. Franklin City Police say the incident began shortly after 10:30 PM while 29 year-old Kerry Switzer and 34 year-old Jeremy Tenney were drinking outside Switzer’s residence on Grant Street.  At one point, Switzer ordered Tenney to leave,…

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Damages Tabbed At Over $100,000 In Weekend Fire In Clarion

Officials have estimated losses at more than $100,000 in a fire that heavily damaged a building in Clarion Township on Saturday afternoon. The blaze broke out around 1:30 PM in the back of a building owned by 42 year-old William Snyder, from Corsica.  Flames had spread to the roof of the structure by the time firefighters arrived…

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