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  1. Louis Freeh slams Graham Spanier after judge dismisses ex-PSU president's slander suitRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Six months after he was convicted of child endangerment, former Penn State President Graham Spanier has come up empty in his just-dismissed defamation lawsuit against one of his main protagonists, Louis Freeh. And Freeh did not miss another opportunity to slam Spanier's administration for its handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal and Spanier's himself for bringing the "frivolous and malicious" slander suit.

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  2. College player who died had been drinking, fellRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    A 19-year-old college freshman and lacrosse player who died last week from blunt-force head injuries had been drinking alcohol, fell in his dorm room and likely hit his head, a prosecutor said Tuesday, adding he doesn't plan to file charges in the case. Lacrosse recruit McCrae Williams, of Weston, Massachusetts, attended a beer party with other members of the men's and women's lacrosse teams on Sept.

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  3. Scientists Go After The Media For Highlighting A Study Showing IPCC Climate Models Were WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    A climate model expert told The Washington Post there would be "extra eyes really scrutinizing" a new study claiming climate models predicted more global warming than has been observed this century. Climate scientists have rushed to criticize a study published in the journal Nature Geoscience, which found that less warming in the early 20th Century suggests it's slightly easier - though still difficult - to meet to goals of the Paris accord.

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  4. the Pennsylvania State UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Black Heart Gold Pants

    Kirk's weekly gathering with the press was full of effusive praise for Penn State, expectation setting for Iowa fans, and a shot at Akrum Wadley and Bo Bower. Fun times! Here's the full text.

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  5. Iraq Vet: FDNY Discriminated Against Me Over PTSDRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    Julio Andrade passed every test to be a firefighter, but a department psychiatrist DQ'd the Marine with stereotypes like 'people with PTSD can't socialize' The New York City Fire Department discriminated against a military veteran who was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder, according to a complaint filed Tuesday with the U.S. Equal Opportunity Commission by an Iraq War vet. Julio Andrade, 30, of Queens, says the fire department discriminated against him in 2015 when it disqualified him from joining the force based on stereotypes about his previous diagnosis of PTSD and post-traumatic brain injury following the two combat tours he served in Iraq.

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  6. Prosecutor: College player who died had...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Times News

    A 19-year-old college freshman and lacrosse player who died last week from blunt-force head injuries had been drinking alcohol, fell in his dorm room and likely hit his head, a prosecutor said Tuesday, adding he doesn't plan to file charges in the case. Lacrosse recruit McCrae Williams, of Weston, Massachusetts, attended a beer party with other members of the men's and women's lacrosse teams on Sept.

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  7. Otters Ready for Season; Pens Face Sabres at PSURead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | YourErie

    The Erie Otters open the regular season Thursday night in Peterborough. Other than forward Taylor Raddysh, who is currently in training camp with the Tampa Bay Lightning, every other player on the Erie roster is expected to begin the season with the team.

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  8. 4-H and FFA Royalty Contest winners announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Progress

    Winners from the 2017 4-H and FFA Royalty Contest are, from left, Lindsey Swisher and Chloe Pflueger. Absent from the photo is Landon Fairman.

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  9. Removing Metal Supports from AM PartsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Modern Machine Shop

    Fig. 1. These images show the results of attempts to remove stainless steel support structures from an AM part using different machine tools. Assuming you've already taken the necessary precautions that will allow you to safely handle parts additively built from metallic powder and feedstock, your next question likely is: What is the best method for removing their metal support structures? For parts manufactured in laser-based powder-bed systems, those support structures will be of the same material as the part itself, whether that is a titanium alloy such as Ti-6Al-4V or a nickel chromium alloy like Inconel 718.

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  10. Watchbirds, Bulwark Bucks and Birthday CakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Statecollege.com

    "The Watchbirds of Democracy," aka "Flamingos of Freedom" represented the the right to peaceably assemble at Russell Frank's station at the Constitution 230 Celebration. Photo by Pam Monk.

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  11. Bellator MMA to crown first ever female flyweight champRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Double G Sports

    The first ever Bellator MMA female flyweight champion will be crowned at the Bryce Jordan Center on the Penn State University campus. The championship main event is part of Bellator 186 on Nov 3. Opening favorite Ilima Macfarlane will face Emily Ducote for the 125-pound belt.

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  12. Teddy Perelli Verbally Commits to Penn StateRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Agon is the proud sponsor of all high school coverage on SwimmingWorld.com. For more information about Agon, visit their website AgonSwim.com .

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  13. Lafayette student's death likely not linked to hazing, DA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Northampton County's district attorney suspects a 19-year-old Lafayette College student likely died due to a fall on a hard dorm bathroom floor. District Attorney John Morganelli said McCrae Williams had been drinking alcohol before he died.

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  14. Ilima-Lei Macfarlane, Emily Ducote to Vie for Inaugural Women's Flyweight Belt at Bellator 186Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sherdog

    The inaugural women's flyweight title will be up for grabs when Ilima-Lei Macfarlane and Emily Ducote square off at Bellator 186 . Promotion officials announced the pairing on Tuesday.

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  15. 1-800-273-8255 calls attention to suicide preventionRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Loquitur

    In April 2017, rapper/songwriter/producer Robert Bryson Hall, otherwise known as Logic , dropped his song " 1-800-273-8255 " to promote suicide prevention. The song focuses on the sensitive topic of suicide.

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  16. Prosecutor: College player who died had been drinking, fellRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KRON 4

    A 19-year-old college freshman and lacrosse player who died last week from blunt-force head injuries had been drinking alcohol, fell in his dorm room and likely hit his head, a prosecutor said Tuesday, adding he doesn't plan to file charges in the case. Lacrosse recruit McCrae Williams, of Weston, Massachusetts, attended a beer party with other members of the men's and women's lacrosse teams on Sept.

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  17. Brandon Polk Speaks On 2016, Positive Outlook Ahead Of Big Ten OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Onward State

    Redshirt sophomore wide receiver Brandon Polk is having fun out on the football field this year. An experienced veteran, Polk plays the game with as much passion and pride as anyone else on the team - primarily because his 2016 season was cut short after three games due to injury.

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  18. Using truly secure passwords: 6 essential readsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Government Computer News

    Passwords are everywhere -- and they present an impossible puzzle. Social media profiles, financial records, personal correspondence and vital work documents are all protected by passwords.

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  19. Punahou's Macfarlane to fight for a world titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The 27-year-old undefeated mixed martial arts fighter will face Emily Ducote for the inaugural 125-pound women's title belt on Nov. 3 at Bellator 186. The fight will take place on the campus of Penn State University at Bryce Jordan Center in State College, Penn.

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  20. Penn State fraternity where student died after hazing can't have video equipment back: judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    A judge has ruled against a Pennsylvania State University fraternity seeking to retrieve video recording equipment that was seized in the death investigation of a pledge. Beta Theta Pi had requested the return of its in-house surveillance video from the night Timothy Piazza was fatally injured.

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