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Pennsylvania Among Nation’s Leaders In Most Bridges That Could Collapse

An Associated Press study shows that Pennsylvania ranks near the top of states with not only the most structurally-deficient bridges, but also states with the most “fracture critical” bridges, or spans that could collapse if one vital part were to fail. Their study shows that Pennsylvania has about 1,350 such “fracture critical” bridges, including several located on…

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PennDOT Reminds Drivers About Fall’s Myriad Driving Hazards

PennDOT is reminding drivers that a number of varying conditions come together to create a unique set of driving hazards in the fall. Sun glare, frost and ice in the early morning, the influx of school students returning to class, wet leaves and deer are all associated with autumn driving problems. PennDOT advises we keep…

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Two Uninjured When Pickup Strikes Two Trees

Two men escaped without injury when their pickup left a road in Sugarcreek Borough and struck two trees. State Police troopers tell KQW the incident occurred early Sunday afternoon on Cherrytree Road.  A truck driven by 19 year-old Travis Corbett traveled through a curve in the road, traveled off the right berm and hit a…

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Steelers Drop To 0-2 With 20-10 Loss At Cincinnati

Rookie running back Giovani Bernard ran for a pair of touchdowns Monday night and the Cincinnati Bengals defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 20-10 in a game played in Cincinnati. Mike Nugent added two field goals for the Bengals as Cincinnati improved to 1-1, tying Baltimore for first place in the AFC North.  The Steelers dropped to…

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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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