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Dingle scores 25; Pennsylvania knocks off Columbia 74-65

Feb. 03, 2023 22:47 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jordan Dingle had 25 points in Pennsylvania's 74-65 win over Columbia on Friday night. Dingle added five rebounds for the Quakers (12-11, 4-4 Ivy League). George Smith scored 14 points while shooting 4 of 6 from the field and 5 for 7 from the line. Max Martz...

Editorial Roundup: West Virginia

Feb. 03, 2023 19:06 PM EST

The Herald-Dispatch. February 2, 2023. Editorial: Legislature works on recovery matters of concern to public Pill mills are largely a thing of the past. Meth labs in mobile homes on back roads, operated by drug dealers relying on large quantities of over-the-counter...

Burnett puts up 22, Stonehill downs Saint Francis (PA) 74-61

Feb. 02, 2023 22:03 PM EST

SOUTH EASTON, Mass. (AP) — Isaiah Burnett's 22 points helped Stonehill defeat Saint Francis (PA) 74-61 on Thursday night. Burnett had five rebounds and seven steals for the Skyhawks (11-14, 7-3 Northeast Conference). Andrew Sims added 16 points while going 5 of 10 and 5 of 5 from...

3 charged with clashing with cops in separate Jan. 6 cases

Feb. 02, 2023 17:16 PM EST

Three men have been arrested on accusations that they clashed with police officers during separate incidents at the Jan. 6, 2021, U.S. Capitol riot, according to the U.S. Justice Department. Federal prosecutors announced charges Wednesday against men from Vermont, Illinois and...

Editorial Roundup: New York

Feb. 02, 2023 12:21 PM EST

Albany Times Union. February 1, 2023. Editorial: Unbridled restraint Protecting children from the overuse of last-resort behavioral interventions starts with collecting better data. For educators and other school staffers, the decision to put a child...

Editorial Roundup: Pennsylvania

Feb. 01, 2023 20:06 PM EST

LNP/LancasterOnline. January 29, 2023. Editorial: Pennsylvanians deserve better from the state House of Representatives Imagine this happening at your workplace: Your managers cannot figure out what tasks ought to take priority, and what the workplace rules ought to...

Man pleads guilty in death of long-missing Michigan woman

Feb. 01, 2023 17:31 PM EST

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — A man who previously admitted killing two women in Pennsylvania pleaded guilty Wednesday to killing a Michigan woman who disappeared more than 17 years ago. Harold David Haulman III pleaded guilty in Calhoun County District Court to second-degree murder...

GOP declares victory in conservative state Senate district

Feb. 01, 2023 10:28 AM EST

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republicans are declaring victory in a special election for a vacant state Senate seat in a heavily Republican district in northern Pennsylvania. The Republican candidate, state Rep. Lynda Schlegel Culver, led Democrat Patricia Lawton by a more than...

Democrats endorse McCaffery for seat on state's high court

Jan. 31, 2023 18:01 PM EST

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's Democratic Party has voted to endorse an appellate court judge from Philadelphia, Daniel McCaffery, to be the party's nominee for an open state Supreme Court seat in this year's election. Party committee members voted at their meeting over the...

Unexpected Pennsylvania House speaker hopes to retain job

Jan. 31, 2023 16:06 PM EST

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The rank-and-file Democrat who was unexpectedly elected speaker of the Pennsylvania House as a compromise candidate earlier this month is saying he hopes to keep the job even after three vacant Democratic-leaning seats are filled in special elections next week. ...