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'Dateline NBC' gathers Bill Cosby accusers for special

10/08/2015 05:58 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC News correspondent Kate Snow says that bringing 29 women who have accused Bill Cosby of assault together for a "Dateline NBC" special Friday took on an importance beyond the individual cases. 
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Keegan-Michael Key set to lead Penn State homecoming parade
10/08/2015 05:57 PM EDT - STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State University is bringing alumnus Keegan-Michael Key to serve as the school's homecoming grand marshal this week. Full Story

Cubs win gets most viewers in wild-card game's short history
10/08/2015 09:28 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — The Chicago Cubs' return to the playoffs has drawn the largest television audience in the short history of baseball's wild-card game. Full Story

Pirates head into offseason after another October stumble
10/08/2015 01:13 PM EDT - PITTSBURGH (AP) — The man who symbolized the Pittsburgh Pirates' resurgence offered one final bit of advice before hopping onto his custom-made, Batman-inspired ride and zooming off into retirement. Full Story

Pennsylvania college rescinds degree awarded to Bill Cosby
10/08/2015 12:48 PM EDT - WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — A university in northeastern Pennsylvania has become the latest school to rescind an honorary degree it granted Bill Cosby. Full Story

Arrieta, Cubs silence Pirates 4-0 to win NL wild-card game
10/08/2015 12:28 AM EDT - PITTSBURGH (AP) — Maybe it's time to stop treating the Chicago Cubs like they're too young to be here. Full Story

Temple looks to NBC's Tamron Hall to replace Cosby on board
10/07/2015 07:58 PM EDT - PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Temple University trustees are expected to vote next week on naming NBC correspondent Tamron Hall to fill a seat on the board vacated by Bill Cosby last year. Full Story

Caterpillar that's new to Pennsylvania can cause skin rashes
10/07/2015 10:02 AM EDT - STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — The bad news is that a Canadian caterpillar now found in Pennsylvania can cause a nasty rash. Full Story

Fire company uses purple truck to focus on domestic violence
10/07/2015 09:22 AM EDT - ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania volunteer fire company is using a purple fire truck to raise awareness of domestic violence. Full Story

A sad-sack history: The Half-Dozen 'Cubbiest' Moments Ever
10/07/2015 02:27 AM EDT - Cubs manager Joe Maddon says he doesn't believe in "any of that stuff." That's easy for him to say, since Maddon wasn't around for any of it. Full Story