Rossi: Pirates must pay for Mr. Right

BRADENTON, Fla. There are 12 pictures, all in black and white, that line the wall of a hallway leading from the clubhouse to the fields at Pirate City. The pictures are of Pirates Hall of Famers, beginning with Honus Wagner and ending with Bill Mazeroski. “We’re waiting on some company,â€� Mazeroski said. “And Andrew… oh, […]

Homeland Security panned for passing on bio-threat technology

WASHINGTON — Since the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and the anthrax letters that followed, the government has struggled to develop an easy, reliable way to detect pathogens that could signal a biological attack. Last year, a Silicon Valley startup came close to producing what government scientists considered a breakthrough technology: a device the […]

Elizabeth Forward senior qualifies for PIAA tournament

For Luke Fournier, four years was worth the wait. The Elizabeth Forward senior earned a trip to Hershey later this week to compete in the PIAA Class AA wrestling tournament at the Giant Center. Fournier (33-3) finished in fourth place Saturday at 195 pounds at the PIAA Class AA Southwest Regional tournament at Canon-McMillan. After […]

Collinsworth leads BYU over No. 3 Gonzaga 73-70

Kyle Collinsworth believes BYU is peaking at the right time. Collinsworth scored 20 points as the Cougars beat No. 3 Gonzaga 73-70 on Saturday night, ending the Bulldogs’ school-record 22-game winning streak and perhaps costing them a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament. BYU has won six straight to boost its NCAA hopes heading […]

Ronda Rousey needs 14 seconds to stop Cat Zingano at UFC 184

Ronda Rousey has stopped every opponent she has faced in her meteoric mixed martial arts career, so a first-round victory is no shock for the UFC’s bantamweight champion. Except nobody had finished a UFC title fight this quickly, and hardly anyone had ever done it with so much flair. Rousey stopped Cat Zingano with an […]

NASCAR at Atlanta 2015 race day weather forecast: Weather delays possible

Weather could be wet to start the day at Atlanta Motor Speedway but will the weather cooperate so we can get a complete race in on Sunday? THE WEATHER FORECASTAll week long the weather forecast for today at Atlanta Motor Speedway has looked less than favorable. Every meteorologist I’ve talked with agreed that while drizzle […]

Taco Bell testing Cap’n Crunch doughnut holes

Taco Bell is testing out a new treat: Cap’n Crunch doughnut holes filled with milk icing. According to Time magazine, the menu item is being sold in Bakersfield, California. Read more trending stories Click here or scroll down to see what social-media users had to say about the news. Article source: http://www.wpxi.com/news/news/national/taco-bell-testing-capn-crunch-doughnut-holes/nkLkq/

‘Power Rangers’ fan film featuring James Van Der Beek back online

The “Power/Rangers” fan film is back online after briefly being taken down Thursday.  The owners of the copyright, Saban Entertainment, ordered the film to be taken down for copyright infringement — but it seems that they have worked out a deal with the fan film’s makers.  Copyright legality aside, having the film taken down might not have […]

Robert Morris Edges St. Francis (Pa.) 71-70 In OT

7071 Robert Morris edges St. Francis (Pa.) 71-70 in OT MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) Rodney Pryor scored 22 points as Robert Morris edged St. Francis (Pa.) 71-70 in overtime on Saturday. Lucky Jones added 20 points for the Colonials (16-14, 12-6 Northeast Conference) and Aaron Tate had nine. After trailing at halftime, Robert Morris went […]

Snow Expected To Blanket The Region Overnight, Into Monday

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pittsburgh region should see some snow by Sunday morning. Allegheny County is expected to get 2 to 5 inches of snow overnight. A Winter Weather Advisory is expected to take effect around 4 a.m. Sunday. Areas north of the city could get several more inches of snow Saturday night. The National […]

Penn State falls to Iowa in overtime 81-77

8177 Iowa holds off Penn State in overtime 81-77 By JIM CARLSON STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) It was a simple concept, Iowa coach Fran McCaffery said. Someone had to make a play and he had just the guy in Aaron White. White scored 21 points, including six free throws in overtime, and the Hawkeyes were […]

Movie review: ‘Lazarus Effect’ fails to raise realistic expectations

February 27, 2015 12:00 AM Share with others: Related Media: Movie review: ‘Focus’ entertaining, but good pieces don’t make satisfying whole Movie review: ‘Maps to the Stars’ gets lost in Hollywood’s cosmic depravity A character in “The Lazarus Effect” takes off her cross necklace before she initiates an experiment in which she brings a dog back […]