Plans to use artificial turf at Women's World Cup challenged

...Central American and Caribbean region, which serves as qualifying for the World Cup next year. The tournament will be played in four U.S. cities starting on Oct. 15 with the final scheduled for Oct. 26 at PPL Park in Pennsylvania.

Katharine Cundey

...Hospital, Katharine M. Cundey, 76, wife of Dr. Paul E. Cundey, Jr. Mrs. Cundey was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA, the daughter of Hannah and Richard S. Zerbey. Her siblings have all preceded her in death, Richard, Margo, Betty Jean and...

Kirby: Many people think Sept. 31 is actual date

...as "Sept. 31" including documents of the British Navy, the State Assembly of New York, the British Parliament, an Erie, Pa., race calendar and a Minneapolis Star-Tribune events listing.To be fair, I then plugged the fictional date into The Chronicle's...

Cavaliers lose at home

...Campbell 9 run (Cole Woolard kick), 10:59.PA?Brenley Hagan 19 run (Woolard kick), 6:07.PA?Hagan 5 run (Woolard kick), 2:25.Third...41 pass from Hagan (Woolard kick), 8:03.PA?Kaleb Shuman 1 run (Woolard kick), 1...

Jonathan Papelbon earns save as Phillies edge Braves

...but served a seven-game suspension.The closer entered Friday to a chorus of boos that got louder when he was introduced by PA announcer Dan Baker. But the fans gave him a standing ovation when he got Joey Terdoslavich out on a grounder to end it for his...

Josephine Davis

...grandchildren, Jordan, of Charleston, West Virginia, Ryan Timothy, of Atlanta, Georgia, and Erica Lindsey, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and three great-grandchildren. The memorial service will be celebrated at 10:30, Saturday morning, October 4, 2014...

Foster multiculturalism

...This argument sounds strangely similar to what Benjamin Franklin wrote in the 1750s, complaining of German immigrants to Pennsylvania: "Few of their children in the country learn English ... The signs in our streets have inscriptions in both languages...

Gas prices falling, headed below $3 in much of US

...spending is 70 percent of the U.S. economy.Aidan Obrecht, a 20-year-old community college student from Boothwyn, Pennsylvania, said gas in his area has fallen 10 to 20 cents over the past couple of weeks. He paid $3.27 a gallon Thursday to fill...

Districts in Florida, Georgia split school prize

...the jury.But the two finalists stood out, though for different reasons, according to the jurors ? including former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell, former U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Henry Cisneros, former U.S. Secretary of Health...

Police hunt for suspect in trooper killing, say he's an angry survivalist bent on mass murder

BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. - Hundreds of law enforcement officers searched the dense northeastern Pennsylvania woods Tuesday for a heavily armed survivalist...driver's license, Social Security card, a Pennsylvania Game Commission range permit, camouflage...