News http://timesleader.com/section/feeds.rss Latest Stories from the Times Leader News en-us Copyright 2013 Civitas Media http://timesleader.com/news/sports/1524306/RailRiders-end-Rochesters-dominance&source=RSS RailRiders sweep twinbill from Red Wings in dramatic fashion MOOSIC 8212 It took exactly one year, but the RailRiders finally stopped being dominated by Rochester.ScrantonWilkes-Barre entered Thursday's doubleheader at PNC Field losing 10 of the last 11 games against the Red Wings, losing every series since SWB took one exactly one year ago Thursday. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:46:00 EST http://timesleader.com/news/sports/1524306/RailRiders-end-Rochesters-dominance&source=RSS http://timesleader.com/news/baseball/1524514/Phillies-fire-back-to-sweep-Brewers&source=RSS Phillies fire back to sweep Brewers MILWAUKEE 8212 Jimmy Rollins broke up Matt Garza's no-hit bid with a single in the seventh before sparking a seven-run outburst an inning later, helping the Philadelphia Phillies complete a four-game sweep of the Milwaukee Brewers with a 9-1 win Thursday. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:46:00 EST http://timesleader.com/news/baseball/1524514/Phillies-fire-back-to-sweep-Brewers&source=RSS http://timesleader.com/news/soccer/1524418/Argentina-Germany-gear-up-for-fierce-finale&source=RSS Argentina, Germany gear up for fierce finale RIO DE JANEIRO 8212 The best player in the world goes up against the ultimate team machine, on the world's biggest stage. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:45:00 EST http://timesleader.com/news/soccer/1524418/Argentina-Germany-gear-up-for-fierce-finale&source=RSS http://timesleader.com/news/soccer/1524429/Brazils-misery-worsens-with-Argentina-in-final&source=RSS Brazil's misery worsens with Argentina in final SAO PAULO 8212 After their own World Cup hopes fell apart in the most humiliating way, Brazilians must now grapple with the prospect that things could get even worse.Argentina could win. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:45:00 EST http://timesleader.com/news/soccer/1524429/Brazils-misery-worsens-with-Argentina-in-final&source=RSS http://timesleader.com/news/baseball/1523802/Tanakas-elbow-lands-him-on-DL&source=RSS Tanaka's elbow lands him on DL CLEVELAND 8212 Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, who is on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his right elbow, was expected to meet with a team doctor Thursday night in Seattle. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:45:00 EST http://timesleader.com/news/baseball/1523802/Tanakas-elbow-lands-him-on-DL&source=RSS http://timesleader.com/news/sports/1524667/Progress-slow-for-Phelps-in-comeback-try&source=RSS Progress slow for Phelps in comeback try ATHENS, Ga. 8212 Michael Phelps has never been the patient type.He wants to go faster 8212 right now.The winningest athlete in Olympic history figured he would be putting up better times by this stage of his comeback. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:45:00 EST http://timesleader.com/news/sports/1524667/Progress-slow-for-Phelps-in-comeback-try&source=RSS http://timesleader.com/news/basketball/1524338/Much-of-NBA-quiet-as-free-agency-opens&source=RSS Much of NBA quiet as free agency opens Signing day arrived Thursday in the NBA, though the biggest free agents didn't rush to grab their pens.Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh might be waiting on LeBron James 8212 isn't everybody? 8212 before making their decisions. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:45:00 EST http://timesleader.com/news/basketball/1524338/Much-of-NBA-quiet-as-free-agency-opens&source=RSS http://timesleader.com/news/cycling/1523848/Greipel-wins-6th-Tour-stage-in-a-sprint&source=RSS Greipel wins 6th Tour stage in a sprint REIMS, France 8212 Sprint specialist Andre Greipel won a drizzly sixth stage of the Tour de France on Thursday, as crashes again thinned the pack of support riders for rivals hoping to strip Vincenzo Nibali of the yellow jersey. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:45:00 EST http://timesleader.com/news/cycling/1523848/Greipel-wins-6th-Tour-stage-in-a-sprint&source=RSS http://timesleader.com/news/golf/1523775/Uehara-leads-Womens-British-Open&source=RSS Uehara leads Women's British Open SOUTHPORT, England 8212 Ayako Uehara of Japan felt confident with the putter and played in the best weather Royal Birkdale has to offer. It was the right combination to take the lead Thursday in the Women's British Open. And the best she could manage was a 4-under 68. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:45:00 EST http://timesleader.com/news/golf/1523775/Uehara-leads-Womens-British-Open&source=RSS http://timesleader.com/news/autoracing/1523835/Helton:-Talladega-races-still-have-impact&source=RSS Helton: Talladega races still have impact BIRMINGHAM, Ala. 8212 Mike Helton has seen Talladega Superspeedway's capacity expand in boom times and shrink along with the crowds at one of NASCAR's signature tracks, moving in tandem with the sport's ebbs and flows. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:45:00 EST http://timesleader.com/news/autoracing/1523835/Helton:-Talladega-races-still-have-impact&source=RSS http://timesleader.com/news/sports/1524711/Three-Little-League-district-champs-crowned&source=RSS Three Little League district champs crowned Back Mountain National posted 16 hits en route to a 19-4 victory Thursday over Back Mountain American to win the District 31 10-11 Little League baseball championship.Ty Federici was the winning pitcher. Kyle Sincavage, Max Paczewski, Luke Spencer, Zach Holthaus, Aiden Conrad all came through with multiple hits. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 23:45:00 EST http://timesleader.com/news/sports/1524711/Three-Little-League-district-champs-crowned&source=RSS http://timesleader.com/news/sports/1523674/Waiting-game-continues-for-LeBron-NBA&source=RSS Waiting game continues for LeBron, NBA LAS VEGAS 8212 When it comes to LeBron James, all that's certain is this One fan base is about to feel scorned, and other is about to feel absolute joy.Miami or Cleveland? Thu, 10 Jul 2014 22:55:00 EST http://timesleader.com/news/sports/1523674/Waiting-game-continues-for-LeBron-NBA&source=RSS http://timesleader.com/news/sports/1523908/Penguins-re-sign-Megna-Samuelsson&source=RSS Penguins re-sign Megna, Samuelsson The Penguins re-signed two of their restricted free agents on Thursday. The only question is whether they will both be spending the bulk of next season in Pittsburgh or Wilkes-Barre. 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