De Leon drives Spikes offense in comeback win

Alex De Leon knocked in three runs to lead the State College Spikes’ attack, and the Spikes came back to defeat the Brooklyn Cyclones, 4-3, in a rubber match between the two teams on Friday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park.
Posted On 11 Jul 2014

Decatur Twp. Fire Damages Mobile Home

DECATUR TOWNSHIP – A fire has been ruled accidental in nature that damaged a mobile home Thursday at 60 Roxby Ln. in Decatur Township, reported the state police at Ridgway The Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshal and the Philipsburg Fire Department investigated the fire, whi...
Posted On 11 Jul 2014

Obituary Notice: Pearl E. Springborn

Pearl E. Springborn, 82, of Brockway died Thursday, July 10, 2014 at the DuBois Nursing Home. Born Nov. 2, 1931 in Marquette, Mich., she was the daughter of the late Francis and Pearl (Huelett) Smith. She worked for White Haines in Columbus, Ohio for many years. She enjoyed...
Posted On 11 Jul 2014

AbbVie bid to acquire Shire revised up to $51.6B

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor New York, NY, United States (4E) – The U.S. drug maker AbbVie announced Tuesday that it had raised its bid to around $51.6bn to purchase Irish drug maker Shire that had rejected its previous takeover proposals....
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Star striker Luis Suarez to join Barca

Cesar Tordesillas – 4E Sports Contributor Barcelona, Spain (4E Sports) – Luis Suarez is set to sign a five-year contract for around 80 million euros with FC Barcelona even though the he is serving a four-month ban. An agreement has been reached with Liverpool for the...
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Wells Fargo & Co. posts 3 percent rise in Q2 profit; revenues fall

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor San Francisco, CA, United States (4E) – Wells Fargo & Co. announced on Friday that its second-quarter profit grew 3 percent from the same period a year ago despite lower revenues, according to the...
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Cavaliers gets Kevin Love’s attention after James re-joins team

Nikko Villanueva – 4E Sports Contributor Cleveland, OH, United States (4E Sports) – Minnesota Timberwolves forward-center, Kevin Love, is now being intrigued towards joining the Cleveland Cavaliers after 4-time MVP, LeBron James comes back to the franchise. Love has...
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Cagle named women’s tennis head coach

Chris Cagle has been named the new head coach of the Penn State women’s tennis team. Cagle served as interim head coach this past year, beginning in December. Cagle was an assistant coach with the Penn State men’s tennis program prior to his appointment as interim...

Rockets plan to retain Parsons while trading Lin to Lakers

Cesar Tordesillas – 4E Sports Contributor Houston, TX, United States (4E Sports) – The Houston Rockets will try to retain restricted free agent forward Chandler Parsons as it traded guard Jeremy Lin to the Los Angeles Lakers. The Dallas Mavericks have a three-year,...
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Record-breaking Pink Zone donates $310,000 to breast cancer charities

The Penn State Lady Lion basketball team continued their fight against breast cancer in record-breaking style as the 2014 Pink Zone at Penn State saw the Lady Lions donate $310,000 to six breast cancer charities, breaking the stated fundraising goal of $300,000.