Posts Tagged Pennsylvania

Philly mayor pushing Dick Allen for Hall of Fame

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter is joining a campaign to get former Phillies slugger Dick Allen elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

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DA wants to hear from football hazing witnesses

Central Bucks West head football coach Brian Hensel hugs his wife Dana Hensel at Central Bucks High School in Doylestown Tuesday after a Central Bucks School board meeting following the hazing scandal which caused the cancellation of the 2014 football season with two games left.  (AP Photo/The Intelligencer, Rivo Kintzel )

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A high school football coach suspended amid hazing allegations received overwhelming support Tuesday night during a raucous school board meeting in which parents accused the district of rushing to judgment in canceling the remainder of the team’s season, a move the district said was a tough but necessary action.

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Flyers end Kings’ 6-game winning streak

Philadelphia Flyers' Jakub Voracek of Czech Republic skates with the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brayden Schenn scored 2:36 into overtime, and the Philadelphia Flyers snapped the Los Angeles Kings’ six-game win streak with a 3-2 victory on Tuesday night.

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Malkin and Crosby lift Penguins to 8-3 rout

Pittsburgh Penguins' Patric Hornqvist, center, celebrates with Chris Kunitz, and Simon Despres, right, after his goal in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby scored two of four second-period goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins netted seven straight in an 8-3 rout of the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.

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Penn State safety Ryan Keiser has bowel injury

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State safety Ryan Keiser was recovering in a hospital on Tuesday after having surgery to repair a bowel injury suffered when he fractured a rib in practice last week.

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