How a curmudgeonly old reporter exposed the FIFA scandal that toppled Sepp Blatter
The biggest news story of the year was breaking, but the journalist responsible was fast asleep. It was just after dawn on May 27 when Andrew Jennings's phone began ringing. Swiss police had just launched a startling raid on a luxury hotel in Zurich, ...
June 3, 2015
Paul Pierce Saves Washington Wizards from Collapse in Pivotal Game 3 vs. Hawks
Now, some of that staggering figure can be chalked up to garbage time ball against the Toronto Raptors that relegated starters to the bench, but the fact remains that Washington needs to find sources of balance with Wall out. At times, that ...
May 9, 2015
Ranking the Top 25 Moves of the NBA Offseason so Far
The exciting portion of the NBA's free-agency period is nearly over, which means we can already look back and react to the biggest moves. But we're not just talking about the players who signed new contracts on the open market. Anything goes here ...
July 9, 2015
An Icon at 40: The Untold Story of Allen Iverson
There were Michael Jackson posters on his wall. . I never meant to start any trends. I got my butt kicked, but if that meant that the guys who came after me could be themselves, then it was worth it." Allen Iverson didn't just defy conventions. He ...
May 28, 2015
18 nabbed in Blair County drug bust
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane announced Monday criminal charges against 18 suspected drug dealers in Blair County. The charges were a result of an investigation focused on the distribution of heroin, cocaine and illegal ...
June 29, 2015
$900M power plant proposed in Cambria County
JACKSON TOWNSHIP, Cambria County, Pa. -- A proposed project in Cambria County promises to bring hundreds of jobs and an economic boost to the entire region. A $900 million natural gas power plant that a company based near Boston says it's been ...
June 4, 2015
Is Most of Our DNA Garbage?
Junk DNA's recognition was part of a bigger trend in biology at the time. A number of and microscopes. This is the lab of John Rinn, a 38-year-old former competitive snowboarder who likes to ponder biological questions on top of a skateboard, which ...
March 6, 2015
Andrew Jacob Kepner, 22, of Altoona, is charged with two counts each of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and possession of a controlled substance, as well as one count of criminal use of a communication facility (heroin). Larry Curtis Thomas, 41, of Duncansville, is charged with one count each of delivery or possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and criminal use of a communication facility (heroin). Wade Travis Biddle Sr. , 33, of Altoona, is charged with four counts each of delivery or possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, criminal use of a communication facility and possession of a controlled substance, as well as two... Chelsea Rae Hensley, 23, of Tyrone, is charged with one count each of delivery or possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and criminal use of a communication facility (heroin). Monica Marie Settlemyer, 37, of Altoona, is charged with one count each of delivery or possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and criminal use of a communication facility (Suboxone).
JACKSON TOWNSHIP, Cambria County, Pa. -- A proposed project in Cambria County promises to bring hundreds of jobs and an economic boost to the entire region. “We’ll have two natural gas combustion turbines which will burn natural gas, generate electricity, also the exhaust coming of those turbines will be captured to produce steam and steam is actually pushed to a steam electric turbine generator which... Competitive Power Ventures, based out of Boston, has control of the piece of land off of Route 271 in Jackson Township, Cambria County, that it says is the perfect location for a $900 million, state of the art, clean energy power plant. The land is an old brownfield, currently home to Yurasek Salvage Heaven, but CPV says it has all the resources need: underground natural gas lines, transmission lines and close proximity to cooling water from the Quemahoning dam. “We’ll actually clean up this whole facility and remediate any contaminates that are here through coordination with the state and we’ll build the facility up here behind the tree line up off the highway,” Resca said. The land is 87 acres, but CPV said the power plant will only take up about 25 acres and will be placed far enough back that it won’t interfere with traffic on Route 271.
PATTON, Pa. -- The Patton Borough fireworks display is being pushed back one night, not only because of potential weather conditions, but because the person set to shoot off the fireworks is at the center of a federal investigation. The Patton Slovak Club said it received a call Friday and was told there was a scheduling conflict and it would have to push the show to Sunday. "Starfire [Corporation], which we have the contract under, called and asked us if we would have a problem with that, which we weren't happy about it, but right now they have a scheduling conflict and they have nobody to cover the event," said... 6News learned Friday that the scheduling conflict arose after the person responsible for setting off the fireworks was at the center of a federal investigation with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Starfire Corporation told 6News the man is not employeed by the company, but was a volunteer who sets off the show. He told 6News he's being targeted by those in the Borough looking to stop the area firework's display. 6News reported about a disagreement between the Slovak Club and Borough Council leading up to the 2014 display last year.
Match report: Crewe 1 PNE 3
The win bucked the trend in the first round of this competition ... the first of those from David Fox hitting the wall and rolling through to Jordan Pickford. Billy Bingham was off target with the second one, Pickford able to watch the 25-yard attempt ...
August 12, 2015
Trend Lab Surf's Up 3-Piece Crib Bedding Set
Surf's Up dude! Printed and embroidered surf boards on waves with lizards, leaves, and palm trees take your nursery on a trip to the tropics. Terry cloth, denim, and mini-waffle pique fabrics are combined to create this perfect beach theme.
September 7, 2010