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Day: August 6, 2014

State College Has Nation’s Eighth-Most Used Public Transit System

Data-centric and popular blog FiveThirtyEight recently crunched some numbers on the usage of the nation's public transportation, and, perhaps surprisingly, State College is the city with the eighth-most used public transit system in the country.

Distraction of the Day: Penn State Football, Behind the Scenes

By now, it's a safe bet to say that you probably have seen the new scoreboards adorning the top of Beaver Stadium. Featuring the best technology that money can buy, the new scoreboards are a welcome addition to the stadium after not being updated in 14 years. Well, with the new scoreboards comes new uses, and the football team has been put to task to show off the new toys.

Pipe Bomb Forces Evacuation in Pine Grove Mills, Suspect in Custody

In a scene straight out of a Hollywood movie, police and explosives experts descended on a Pine Grove Mills neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.

Former Walk-On Ryan Keiser Ready to Become a Leader

His career started as a walk-on under Joe Paterno. Now a starter, Ryan Keiser is looking to become a leader in 2014.

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