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Pa. School Board Reconsiders Field for NFL Legend
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Pa. School Board Reconsiders Field for NFL Legend

A few outlandish Facebook comments may prevent Pro Football Hall of Famer Andre from getting his name on his old high school field in Pennsylvania. The Allentown school board on Thursday delayed a vote on whether to name the field at J. Birney Crum Stadium in Reed's honor. They're... Watch »

Oct 25, 2014
Giants Edged by KC 3-2 in World Series Gm. 3, Down 2-1

Giants Edged by KC 3-2 in World Series Gm. 3, Down 2-1

Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That same winning formula of fundamental... Read »

Oct 25, 2014
Professional Hockey Returns to Portland, Maine

Professional Hockey Returns to Portland, Maine

After a season in Lewiston following a dispute over revenue with the Cumberland County Civic Center, the Portland... Watch »

Oct 24, 2014
Bruins' Chara Out 4-6 Weeks

Bruins' Chara Out 4-6 Weeks

The Boston Bruins will be without their captain for some time. Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Manning, Sanders Lead Broncos Past Chragers 35-21

Manning, Sanders Lead Broncos Past Chragers 35-21

Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton... Read »

Oct 24, 2014
Revis Barred From Tuesday Practice

Revis Barred From Tuesday Practice

Darrelle Revis was absent from Patriots' practice Tuesday and it had nothing to do with an injury or a personal... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Celtics Assistant Coach Answers to Larceny Charge

Celtics Assistant Coach Answers to Larceny Charge

The assistant coach for the Boston Celtics has pleaded not guilty to a larceny charge stemming from a dispute... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Schumacher Could Recover in 3 Years: Doctor

Schumacher Could Recover in 3 Years: Doctor

A French physician who treated Michael Schumacher for nearly six months after the Formula One champion struck his... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
World Series: Royals Beat Giants 7-2 in Game 2

World Series: Royals Beat Giants 7-2 in Game 2

The San Francisco Giants dropped Game 2 of the World Series, losing 7-2 to the Kansas City Royals. Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
NFL Commissioner Told to Testify in Ray Rice's Appeal

NFL Commissioner Told to Testify in Ray Rice's Appeal

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has been told to testify in Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension, a person... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
War of the Words: Battle Heats Up Between SF, KC Librarians

War of the Words: Battle Heats Up Between SF, KC Librarians

The war of words is heating up between two public libraries 1,500 miles apart, as dueling librarians do their... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Recusal Denied in Adrian Peterson Case

Recusal Denied in Adrian Peterson Case

Watch a recusal hearing that will decide whether to remove the judge in the felony child abuse case against... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Report: Pats Lose Jones for a Month

Report: Pats Lose Jones for a Month

The Patriots lost another key member of their defense this week when defensive end Chandler Jones suffered a hip... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Ray Rice Files Grievance Against Ravens

Ray Rice Files Grievance Against Ravens

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has allegedly filed a formal grievance against the franchise, alleging... Read »

Oct 22, 2014
Giants Win, Take 1-0 Lead Over Royals in World Series

Giants Win, Take 1-0 Lead Over Royals in World Series

Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants put a sudden stop to the Kansas City Royals' perfect postseason roll.... Watch »

Oct 22, 2014

"Polite" Librarians Talk World Series Smack

You know things are getting intense when public librarians begin talking smack about the World Series. In a... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Cowboys Waive Michael Sam

Cowboys Waive Michael Sam

The Dallas Cowboys have waived defensive end Michael Sam from the team's practice squad. Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Gray to Get More Looks in Pats' Backfield

Gray to Get More Looks in Pats' Backfield

With Stevan Ridley's season over, the Patriots signed Jonas Gray off the practice squad before last Thursday's game... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Patriots Turn Attention to Bears

Patriots Turn Attention to Bears

After squeaking by the Jets on Thursday, the Patriots had Sunday off. But this is the NFL, where there is no rest... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Manning Breaks Favre's Mark With 509th TD Pass

Manning Breaks Favre's Mark With 509th TD Pass

Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre's record for touchdown passes with his 509th on Sunday. Read »

Oct 19, 2014

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