News Latest Stories from the Times Leader News en-us Copyright 2013 Civitas Media Rally too little, too late MOOSIC 8211 It's not always easy to build off a loss.But in the RailRiders 9-4 loss on Sunday to Lehigh Valley, they will hope the late rally continues into today's four-game series finale against the IronPigs. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Boxer 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76 Rubin 8220Hurricane8221 Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday. He was 76. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Flyers come alive to break MSG hex NEW YORK 8212 This win was three years in the making for backup goalie Ray Emery and the rest of the Philadelphia Flyers. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST The T.L. Express Lehigh Valley now has two wins through three games of the four-game series, taking Sunday afternoon's contest 9-4 by scoring multiple runs in the fourth, fifth and seventh innings en route to the victory. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST White Sox power to 14-run romp ARLINGTON, Texas 8212 Jose Abreu and Jordan Danks each had two-run homers, Erik Johnson combined with three relievers on a two-hitter and the Chicago White Sox snapped a four-game losing streak with a 16-2 victory Sunday over the Texas Rangers, who had won five in a row. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Kuchar rallies for RBC Heritage win HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. 8212 Matt Kuchar overcame a four-stroke deficit to finally finish on top, when his stunning chip-in on the 18th hole gave him a 64 and a victory at the RBC Heritage on Sunday. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST Nene dominates as Wizards rally past Bulls CHICAGO 8212 Nene dominated with 24 points, Trevor Ariza scored 18, and the Washington Wizards rallied from 13 down to beat the Chicago Bulls 102-93 in their playoff opener on Sunday night. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST Jackets-Penguins suddenly a series COLUMBUS, Ohio 8212 Not so long ago, the Columbus Blue Jackets were the worst team in the NHL.Now they're heading home for Monday night's Game 3 of their first-round Stanley Cup playoff series with the star-studded Pittsburgh Penguins hoping to make even more history. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST Bruins bounce back against Red Wings BOSTON 8212 Justin Florek and Reilly Smith scored in a three-minute span in the first period and the Boston Bruins evened their playoff series with a 4-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings in the Game 2 on Sunday. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST Brewers fight their way past Pirates PITTSBURGH 8212 Khris Davis delivered the biggest hit in a game interrupted by a punch-filled brawl, homering in the 14th inning to lift Milwaukee to a 3-2 victory over Pittsburgh on Sunday.Ryan Braun hit a tying home run in the ninth for Milwaukee. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST Rollins delivers clutch hits for Phillies DENVER 8212 Jimmy Rollins homered early, then hit a go-ahead single in the eighth inning that sent the Philadelphia Phillies past the Colorado Rockies 10-9 on Sunday. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST Yankees break out in 12th to down Rays ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. 8212 Dean Anna drew a bases-loaded walk on a full-count pitch with two outs in the 12th inning and Carlos Beltran followed with a two-run single as the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-1 on Sunday. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST Times Leader Boys Swimming and Diving All-Stars Matthew EdkinsLake-LehmanJuniorDivingEdkins set a District 2 Class 2A diving record with a score of 483.55, good for his third consecutive district championship. He collected his third... Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST WVW's Zawatski makes new standards commonplace It's become a familiar routine for Wyoming Valley West junior swimmer Ed Zawatski.He and his teammates enter a natatorium, and all eyes gaze immediately at the record board. Sure enough, Zawatski's name is somewhere there. If not, its place is set come meet's end. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST