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How James Franklin and Bill O'Brien Revived Penn State Football

Andrew Moses | Posted 12.01.2016 | Business
Andrew Moses

Penn State's Head Football Coach, James Franklin, was named the 2016 Big Ten Coach of the Year earlier this week. Franklin steered the storied footba...

Operation Love: A Business That Provides Places for People to Flourish

Corey Blake | Posted 06.06.2015 | Business
Corey Blake

How do you operationalize love? How does a company do a thousand things a day in order to be a great company? How can those thousand things that it needs to do be demonstrations of love?

Jordan Schultz

NFL's Rookie Head Coaches Bring Hope, But Face Uphill Battle Toward Success | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.04.2014 | Sports

The NFL has become a win-now, "what have you done for me lately" league. Head coaching jobs, as a result, have become a revolving door of fresh faces ...

REPORT: Texans Land Penn State Coach

Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

HOUSTON (AP) — Two people familiar with the negotiations say Penn State's Bill O'Brien has reached an agreement to coach the Houston Texans. ...

Tea Partier Makes Shocking Obamacare Comparison

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 09.26.2013 | Politics

During an Americans for Prosperity rally on Thursday, New Hampshire state Rep. Bill O'Brien (R) compared the Affordable Care Act to the Fugitive Slave...

The Class Of Penn State

Posted 11.26.2012 | College

By The Daily Collegian's Board of Opinion In January, making his debut as Penn State’s new head football coach, Bill O’Brien explained his unde...

Did Penn State Coach Drop An F-Bomb In Postgame Interview?

Posted 11.24.2012 | Sports

An emotional Bill O'Brien appeared eager to get his words out when Jessica Mendoza of ESPN2 asked him about his players following Penn State's win ov...

Godwin's Law, the Speaker and the Press

Dan Kennedy | Posted 09.10.2012 | Media
Dan Kennedy

And so it was in mid-May, when state Rep. Steve Vaillancourt, a Republican, grew frustrated with what he saw as efforts by Speaker O'Brien, also a Republican, to silence him. So Vaillancourt directed a toxic remark at O'Brien: "Seig Heil." He was ejected from the chamber and forced to apologize.

GOP Leader Bans Newspaper After Hitler Comparison

Concord Patch | Marc Fortier and Tony Schinella | Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

The cartoon, by Mike Marland, prompted Republican House leaders and the Republican State Committee to issue statements calling for a retraction of the...

GOP Lawmakers Surprise Dems With Redistricting Override

Concord Patch | Jake O'Donnell | Posted 05.28.2012 | Politics

It was a chaotic afternoon at the Statehouse in Concord Wednesday as the House voted to override Gov. John Lynch's veto of the House's redistricting p...

John Celock

Tea Party Lawmakers Consider Shocking Women's Laws | John Celock | Posted 01.19.2012 | Politics

New Hampshire's 2012 legislative session has not been a good one for women so far. House Republicans passed an amendment on Wednesday that would defun...

Lawmakers: James O'Keefe Makes 'Shocking Exclamation Point'

Salem Patch | Jake O'Donnell | Posted 03.14.2012 | Politics

House Speaker William O'Brien (R-Mont Vernon) called the video "a shocking exclamation point on the need for immediate reform to New Hampshire's elect...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 03.07.2012 | New York
Len Berman

So are these the NFL playoffs or a month-long exercise to see which AFC team loses the Super Bowl? The NFC seems stacked.

Ex-PSU Star: 'I'm Done With Penn State'

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman & Chris Greenberg | Posted 01.06.2012 | Sports

A few notable former Penn State football players aren't thrilled with reports that their alma mater is hiring New England Patriots offensive coordinat...

Penn State's Next Head Coach?

Posted 01.06.2012 | Sports

Penn State has found a new head football coach. According to Chris Mortensen of ESPN, New England Patriots offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien has agre...

Out Of Control 'Birther' Hearing Leaves Officials Fearing For Safety

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.23.2011 | Politics

New Hampshire Attorney General Michael Delaney asked State Police to investigate a Ballot Law Commission hearing on Friday involving several state rep...

Jordan Howard

GOP State Representative Accuses Obama Of Treason | Jordan Howard | Posted 12.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Republican New Hampshire state lawmaker is calling for the formation of a commission to bring charges of treason against President Oba...

John Celock

State Legislature Votes Down Speaker's Jail Power | John Celock | Posted 12.17.2011 | Politics

New Hampshire lawmakers voted last week to reject a proposal to provide the House speaker with the authority to put people in jail. The amendment c...

Politician Says 'Foolish' Students 'Vote With Their Feelings' (WATCH)

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

In a recent speech, New Hampshire state House speaker William O'Brien called student voters foolish and implied that they only vote liberal because th...