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Penn State World Campus Programs Ranked Among Nation’s Best by U.S. News.

Court Rules Glenn O. Hawbaker Can Continue Bidding on PennDOT Projects.

Bellefonte creates branding committee after return to ‘Red Raiders.’

Millions of people from the Mid-Atlantic, through the Northeast and into New England could be in for a miserable weekend, or maybe not.  A nor’easter is set to move in Friday night and meteorologists say it could drop as little as two inches of snow on New York City, or as much as 20 inches. 

The Supreme Court’s second-longest serving justice is hours from revealing his retirement. Stephen Breyer will make it official during a White House event. The 83-year-old has been serving since 1994. President Biden is expected to nominate a Black woman to take his seat.

Flags are flying at half-staff on this International Holocaust Remembrance Day.  It’s to honor the eleven-million people killed by Germany’s Nazi regime before and during World War Two.  At least six-million were Jewish and many were sent to concentration camps which ended in 1945.

A Republican lawmaker in Tennessee wants to relocate illegal immigrants to President Biden’s hometown. 

It’s day four of the federal trial in the Minnesota killing of George Floyd.  Three former cops are accused of violating his civil rights by either not trying to save his life or stopping his 2020 arrest.

Twitter is taking action to keep a popular online word game from being ruined.  The social media giant suspended a bot account that kept giving away the answer to the next day’s Wordle puzzle.  It was happening as players shared their scores.  Twitter says it violated rules.

Sports

Indiana got off to a hot start that the Penn State men’s basketball team was never able to overcome in 74-57 loss inside Assembly Hall on Wednesday night.

For the second consecutive week, the Big Ten Conference has announced that Penn State freshman Allison Johnson has been named the conference’s Women’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Week.

The Penn State women’s basketball team welcomes Michigan State on Thursday for a Big Ten contest at the Bryce Jordan Center. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. on B1G+.