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Two Hurt In Titusville-Area Crash

Two drivers were hurt Tuesday morning in a two-vehicle crash on an icy stretch of Route 8 just south of Titusville. State Police troopers say the crash occurred when a northbound S-U-V, driven by 36 year-old Syed Ali from Franklin, swerved on ice and traveled into the path of a vehicle operated by 58 year-old Daniel Dunlap,…

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Car Hits Horse; Clintonville Driver Is Uninjured

Police officials say a Clintonville man escaped injuries when his car hit a horse early Wednesday morning. The State Police say 32 year-old Timothy Balsamo was traveling on Route 308 in Clinton Township shortly after 1:30 AM Wednesday when his car struck a horse that was in the highway. The initial police report did not…

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Byrd And Bell Leave The Pirates

Outfielder Marlon Byrd has left the Pittsburgh Pirates, signing a two-year free agent contract said to be worth $16 million with the Philadelphia Phillies. The 36 year-old Byrd started his career with Philadelphia and spent parts of the first four years of his 12-year Major League stint with the Phillies.  He has also played for…

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Myers, Fernandez Named Baseball’s Rookies-Of-The-Year

Wil Myers has become the third Tampa Bay player in the last six years to be named American League Rookie-of-the-Year. Myers, a 22 year-old right fielder, hit .293 with 13 home runs and 53 RBI’s in 88 games after his call-up from the minor leagues in mid-June.  In the rookie-of-the-year balloting, he outpolled Detroit shortstop…

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Prescription Forgery Suspects Remain Held On Bond; Three Hurt In Police Chase

The three Philadelphia men who were arrested following a police chase near Cochranton over the weekend were being held on substantial bond in the Crawford County Jail. Meanwhile, one media report indicates that all three suspects were treated for injuries prior to their arraignments. As 96.3 KQW reported on Monday, the men were apprehended following…

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High School Football Finals – November 8, 9, 11

High School Football Finals   Friday, November 8:   D-10 “AAA” Quarterfinals Oil City 24, Conneaut 21 General McLane 55, Warren 25 (Byes – Cathedral Prep, Slippery Rock)   D-10 “AA” Quarterfinals Greenville 33, Fairview 30 Hickory 56, Fort LeBoeuf 7 Northwestern 28, Grove City 7 Girard 22, Sharon 19   D-10 “A” Quarterfinals Lakeview…

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NFL Results – 2013 Week 10

NFL Results  -  Week 10   Thursday, November 7: Minnesota 34, Washington 27   Sunday, November 10: Pittsburgh 23, Buffalo 10 Baltimore 20, Cincinnati 17  (OT) Philadelphia 27, Green Bay 13 Denver 28, San Diego 20 Seattle 33, Atlanta 10 New Orleans 49, Dallas 17 Detroit 21, Chicago 19 NY Giants 24, Oakland 20 St. Louis…

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Steelers Defense Rebounds In 23-10 Win Over Buffalo

The same Pittsburgh Steelers defense that allowed all-time franchise highs of 55 points and 610 total yards of offense in a loss at New England the previous weekend limited Buffalo to 10 points and 227 yards on Sunday in a 23-10 victory over the Bills at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. The Steelers sacked rookie quarterback…

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Johnson Third At Phoenix, Can Win 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Title Next Sunday

With a third-place finish at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday and a 23rd-place finish by Matt Kenseth, Jimmie Johnson set the stage for a nearly unbeatable chance to win his sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship in Homestead, Florida next weekend. Kevin Harvick won the Advocare 500 for the second consecutive year on Sunday, finishing ahead of Kasey…

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Three Die, Four Others Are Injured In Sharon Crash Involving High School Ballplayers

Three people, including two Sharon High School football players, died and four others were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash late Friday night on the Shenango Valley Freeway in the Sharon area. Accident investigators say the collision at about 10:00 PM Friday occurred when an S-U-V crossed into the oncoming lanes of traffic and slammed head-on into a…

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