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Stories with place: State College
  • TVA council holding webinar on possible Bellefonte sale 
    Updated: Apr-29-16 5:43 am

    KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The Tennessee Valley Authority's Regional Energy Resource Council is conducting a webinar open to the public to discuss the potential sale of the Bellefonte Nuclear site near Hollywood, Alabama.

  • Penn State dance marathon phasing out fundraising effort 
    Updated: Apr-22-16 1:28 pm

    STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - Penn State's annual charity dance marathon is phasing out a fundraising effort after two students died in recent years and the event will focus on alternative ways to raise money.

  • Stolen in 1955, famous 'inverted Jenny' stamp resurfaces story has photos
    Updated: Apr-15-16 6:17 pm

    NEW YORK - Opening a new chapter in an infamous stamp-world mystery, a valuable "inverted Jenny" stamp has surfaced six decades after it was stolen from a collectors' convention.

  • Former Penn State president Bryce Jordan dies at 91 
    Updated: Apr-13-16 7:57 pm

    STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - Former Penn State University president Bryce Jordan, who was credited with a major fundraising campaign and has a campus arena named after him, has died at age 91.

  • Penn State survey finds sexual misconduct is common 
    Updated: Apr-13-16 3:23 pm

    STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - A survey of sexual misconduct at Penn State's main campus found that more than three-quarters of undergraduate women have experienced offensive or harassing behavior from other students, university officials announced Wednesday.

  • Faculty union decides against strike this academic year 
    Updated: Apr-09-16 4:29 pm

    STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - The union representing faculty and coaches at Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities says members have decided against a walkout before the academic year ends next month.

  • Man found dead in Megabus bathroom with needle stuck in arm 
    Updated: Mar-31-16 4:26 pm

    STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - A man has been found dead in the bathroom of a Megabus headed from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh, and the driver says he had a needle stuck in his arm.