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Penguins Lose Preseason Opener 2-1 To Detroit

Pavel Datsyuk scored a tie-breaking goal midway through the second period on Monday night, giving the Detroit Red Wings a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in an NHL preseason opener played at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh. Earlier in the game, Datsyuk had assisted on a score by Thomas Tatar.  Beau Bennett scored for…

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NFL Results – 2014 Week 3

NFL Results  -  NFL Week 3   Thursday, September 18 Atlanta 56, Tampa Bay 14   Sunday, September 21 Pittsburgh 37,  Carolina 19 Cincinnati 33, Tennessee 7 Baltimore 23, Cleveland 21 Seattle 26, Denver 20  (OT) Philadelphia 37, Washington 34 San Diego 22, Buffalo 10 New England 16, Oakland 9 Indianapolis 44, Jacksonville 17 New…

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Two Charged In Home Invasion And Stabbing In Karns City

Two Karns City residents are being charged in connection with a home invasion and stabbing in that community. Police officials say the incident occurred at about 2:00 AM Saturday morning when two individuals forced their way into an Olive Street residence.  An occupant of the building, identified as 34 year-old Adam Bell, was stabbed numerous…

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Pirates Set Attendance Record, Tie St. Louis For League’s Best Home Record

The Pittsburgh Pirates set a season attendance record Sunday, closing their regular season home schedule with a crowd of 38,650 in a 1-0 win over the Milwaukee Brewers. The crowd pumped the PNC Park attendance this year to 2,442, 564.  The previous Pittsburgh record was 2,436,139, set during the stadium’s first season in 2001. Sunday…

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Steelers Explode For Four 2nd-Half Touchdowns In 37-19 Sunday Night Win Against Carolina

After being held to just three field goals in the first half on Sunday night, the Pittsburgh Steelers exploded for four second-half touchdowns and posted a 37-19 road win over the Carolina Panthers. Ben Roethlisberger three two third-quarter scoring passes to Antonio Brown, Robert Golden recovered a fumble in the Panthers’ end zone and LaGarrette…

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Pirates And Brewers Swap 1-0 Victories; Pittsburgh Ties San Francisco For Top Wild Card Slot

After trading 1-0 victories with the Milwaukee Brewers over the weekend, the Pittsburgh Pirates (84-71) find themselves tied with San Francisco for the top National League Wild Card playoff position with one week of the regular season remaining. On Sunday, Russell Martin – who won Friday night’s series opener with a three-run home run –…

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Former NFL Kicker Rob Bironas Killed In S-U-V Crash; Was Terry Bradshaw’s Son-In-Law

Former National Football League kicker Rob Bironas died in an automobile crash on in Tennessee on Saturday night.  Bironas was only 36. Bironas was the NFL’s fourth most-accurate field goal kicker and  was the Tennessee Titans’ second-leading career scorer.  Tennessee released him in March, and he had subsequently had tryouts with Detroit and Tampa Bay.…

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Pilot Who Crashes At Clarion County Airport Is Hospitalized in Pittsburgh

An unidentified pilot from eastern Pennsylvania was hospitalized in Pittsburgh over the weekend after a plane he was flying crashed upon takeoff from Clarion County Airport in Paint Township. The crash occurred shortly before 2:00 PM Saturday. The Federal Aviation Administration responded to the scene to investigate the incident.  Airport officials were able to tow the aircraft…

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Sunday Morning Fire Damages Oil City Kitchen

Oil City firefighters were on the scene of a small residential fire for about a hour Sunday morning. When they arrived, a couple and their young child had safely escaped the fire which broke out at about 7:30 AM at a home on the 700-block of West First Street.  Responders contained the blaze to the kitchen.…

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Two Hurt In Three-Vehicle Crash West Of Clarion

A Cranberry resident and a woman from Blair County were injured late Friday afternoon in a three-vehicle crash on Route 322 west of Clarion. State Police officials say a vehicle driven by 36 year-old Jawnee Leadbetter, from Cranberry, had come to a stop in a line of traffic, and another car, operated by 63 year-old Michael…

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