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Friday's Scores

Oct. 24, 2021 01:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Abington 36, Pennsbury 35 Abington Heights 41, West Scranton 0 Abraham Lincoln 28, Overbrook 0 Albert Gallatin 50, Charleroi 16 Aliquippa 42, Blackhawk 14 ...

Przybylko's PK goal helps Union beat Nashville 1-0

Oct. 23, 2021 23:02 PM EDT

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Kacper Przybylko scored on a penalty kick, Andre Blake had his career-high 11th shutout of the season and the Philadelphia Union beat Nashville 1-0 on Saturday night. Nashville's Taylor Washington was called for a handball in the box and Przybylko...

Huberdeau leads undefeated Panthers past Flyers 4-2

Oct. 23, 2021 22:33 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jonathan Huberdeau scored twice, including the go-ahead goal in the third period, and added an assist to lead the undefeated Florida Panthers over the Philadelphia Flyers 4-2 Saturday night. Owen Tippett also scored and Sam Reinhart had an...

Saturday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 21:44 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Academy Park 49, Penn Wood 0 Academy of the New Church 43, Morrisville 14 Benjamin Franklin 14, West Philadelphia 8 Bethlehem Freedom 24, Bethlehem Catholic 21 Blair, N.J....

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 00:29 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Aberdeen 51, Hatley 0 Alcorn Central 40, Middleton, Tenn. 12 Baldwyn 42, Belmont 14 Bayou Aca. 45, Magnolia Heights 27 Benton Academy 40, Rossville Christian, Tenn. 0 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 00:01 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Akr. Buchtel 30, Akr. Ellet 6 Akr. Manchester 41, Cuyahoga Falls CVCA 21 Alliance 48, Alliance Marlington 27 Andover Pymatuning Valley 24, Vienna Mathews 16 Ansonia 49,...

Simmons out for home opener, still not ready to join 76ers

Oct. 22, 2021 23:17 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons sat out the Philadelphia 76ers’ home opener on Friday night for personal reasons and the franchise does not know when the three-time All-Star guard will return. Simmons was suspended for the first game of the season for conduct...

Durant's triple-double rallies Nets past 76ers 114-109

Oct. 22, 2021 23:11 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons wasn't there. Joel Embiid conceded he should not have played. With Philadelphia's All-Star cornerstones absent or injured, Kevin Durant and Brooklyn had the opening they needed to spoil the 76ers' opener with a rally down the stretch. ...

Philadelphia school works to return Native American remains

Oct. 22, 2021 17:43 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The School District of Philadelphia is working to repatriate Native American skeletal remains found in a high school classroom closet this summer. A letter sent to parents of Central High School students Friday said the “human skeletal item” was...

Official: Narrative of riders filming train rape is false

Oct. 21, 2021 19:43 PM EDT

MEDIA, Pa. (AP) — The narrative that passengers watched a man rape a woman on a train in suburban Philadelphia last week and “filmed it for their own gratification instead of calling the police” is false, the prosecutor handling the case said Thursday as he asked witnesses to come...