News http://timesleader.com/section/feeds.rss Latest Stories from the Times Leader News en-us Copyright 2013 Civitas Media Florida State remains perfect after late rally http://timesleader.com/news/football/50598471/Florida-State-remains-perfect-after-late-rally LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Jameis Winston threw three touchdowns to offset a three-interception start and Dalvin Cook had two long scoring runs to help second-ranked Florida State rally for a 42-31 victory over Louisville on Thursday night. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:59:10 EST Added value to Old Shoe Game http://timesleader.com/news/hsfootball/50588285/Added-value-to-Old-Shoe-Game Rewind to 2000. The site — Dallas' football stadium. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:59:07 EST Kozich brothers pave the way for Spartans success http://timesleader.com/news/hsfootball/50593716/Brothers-pave-the-way-for-Spartans PLYMOUTH — Their contributions to Wyoming Valley West's football program started six years ago, when Jared and Jeremy Kozich served as water boys.And together, the brothers helped grow a golden era of success for the Spartans. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:56:11 EST Royals win 8th straight district title http://timesleader.com/news/hsvolleyball/50597411/Royals-win-8th-straight-district-title WILKES-BARRE — Kassie Schinski has been waiting one year for this.And the Holy Redeemer junior made sure every play counted. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:55:22 EST Spartans fall short in bid for D2 title http://timesleader.com/news/hssoccer/50596880/Spartans-fall-short-in-bid-for-D2-title SCRANTON — Up until the final seconds were ticking off the clock, Wyoming Valley West kept packing on the pressure trying for the equalizer. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:55:21 EST Patriots shut out Millionaires to win D2 title http://timesleader.com/news/hssoccer-local-news/50594796/Patriots-shut-out-Millionaires-to-win-D2-title KINGSTON — A last second decision led to the biggest win in school history. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:55:15 EST Blue Knights are golden http://timesleader.com/news/hssoccer/50594881/Blue-Knights-are-golden SCRANTON — The Wyoming Seminary boys soccer team has gone through a lot in the last 12 years.Three different coaches handled the program and the team had trying periods with just one win over a two-year span in 2008 and 2009. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:54:14 EST Wilkes field hockey rallies late for 3-2 win in Freedom finale http://timesleader.com/news/localsports/50597125/Local-Roundup-Wilkes-rallies-late-for-3-2-win-in-Freedom-finale Aliya Frankel scored two goals including the game-winner and added an assist as Wilkes University scored all three of its goals in the second half to take a 3-2 win over host Delaware Valley College Thursday night in both teams' Freedom Conference finale. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:54:13 EST New dynasty: Giants capture 3rd title in 5 years http://timesleader.com/news/mlb/50595976/New-dynasty:-Giants-capture-3rd-title-in-5-years SAN FRANCISCO — Bruce Bochy is crazy superstitious. It's a little-known fact about the unflappable San Francisco Giants manager. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:53:15 EST Penguins power past Kings, 3-0 http://timesleader.com/news/hockey/50597558/Penguins-power-past-Kings-3-0 PITTSBURGH — Marc-Andre Fleury made 35 saves in his 30th NHL shutout, and Chris Kunitz had two goals in a three-point game to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-0 victory over the Los Angeles Kings 3-0 on Thursday night. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:53:14 EST UPDATE -Prosecutors will seek death penalty for Eric Frein http://timesleader.com/news/local-news-news/50596014/ BLOOMING GROVE — A survivalist accused of ambushing two state troopers, killing one and seriously wounding the other, was captured on Thursday by U.S. marshals in an abandoned airplane hangar, ending a seven-week manhunt that had rattled the nerves of area residents, authorities said. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:49:14 EST Our Opinion: Send Libertarian candidate Betsy Summers to Harrisburg to shake up establishment http://timesleader.com/news/editorial/50450352/OUR-VIEW-Let-Summers-rattle-roil-status-quo Compared to Eddie Day Pashinski, Betsy Summers is a loose cannon.The Libertarian leaves an impression that – should she unseat Pashinski, a Democrat – she would tear up things in Harrisburg. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:46:14 EST Cipriani and Kaufer debate, candidates in race for 120th Legislative District race http://timesleader.com/news/news/50594257/Cipriani-Kaufer-vie-for-votes KINGSTON — On a number of issues Eileen Cipriani and Aaron Kaufer shared common ground, but split when it came down to who was best suited to send to Harrisburg next year to represent the 120th Legislative District. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:33:10 EST Letter to the Editor: Judge candidate Eileen Cipriani on ‘deeds alone,’ veteran says http://timesleader.com/news/letters/50580137/Veteran:-I-back-Cipriani With Election Day fast approaching, I feel compelled as a U.S. Army veteran and friend of Eileen Cipriani to give you my take on Eileen. To borrow a phrase of the 4th Armored Division, she should be judged on “deeds alone,” her leadership skills and her ability to follow through on issues. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:31:09 EST Letter to the Editor: Vote to retain state Rep. Karen Boback in 117th District http://timesleader.com/news/letters/50580158/Boback-has-earned-vote On Nov. 4, I will be voting to retain Karen Boback as my state representative.She is one of us. She knows our needs and concerns and excels in her leadership abilities. She puts service above herself. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:26:04 EST