Complete coverage of the child sex abuse scandal that rocked a college football giant

Mar 31, 2015

Paterno Family Can't Sue PSU: Judge

Paterno Family Can't Sue PSU: Judge

The family of the late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno can't sue the NCAA and the university for breach of contract for their actions in response to the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal, a Pennsylvania...

Feb 26, 2015

Sandusky Lawsuit in Philly Not a Burden: Judge

Sandusky Lawsuit in Philly Not a Burden: Judge

Penn State is based in State College, 200 miles northwest. It has appealed Judge Angelo Foglietta's decision to keep the lawsuit in Philadelphia.

Feb 18, 2015

New PSU Sexual Misconduct Policy Has University President's Support

New PSU Sexual Misconduct Policy Has University President's Support

The new policy would establish an office to handle the matters, provide training for faculty and staff, and create a new required course for freshmen.

Feb 11, 2015

Pa. Residents Want Joe Paterno Statue Back

Pa. Residents Want Joe Paterno Statue Back

A poll says Pennsylvanians overwhelmingly want Penn State to put back a statue of ex-football coach Joe Paterno that was removed after Jerry Sandusky's child molestation conviction.

Feb 6, 2015

Paterno Family Heads to Court Against Penn State

Paterno Family Heads to Court Against Penn State

The hearing at the county courthouse in Bellefonte Friday comes as the parties have been battling over confidentiality in the discovery process, and whether the lawsuit should include a breach of contract...

Jan 29, 2015

Handling Sexual Misconduct at PSU

Handling Sexual Misconduct at PSU

A task force at Penn State is recommending the university change how it handles sexual misconduct.

Jan 17, 2015

Penn Staters, Victim Advocates Don't Embrace NCAA Over Deal

Penn Staters, Victim Advocates Don't Embrace NCAA Over Deal

Not everybody is happy after the NCAA agreed to restore football wins it had stripped from Penn State and Joe Paterno in the Jerry Sandusky child-molestation scandal, and the NCAA did not necessarily win...

Jan 17, 2015

PSU Students Celebrate Paterno's Wins

PSU Students Celebrate Paterno's Wins

Hundreds of Penn State students rallied and marched Friday to celebrate the career of late football coach Joe Paterno and the NCAA's agreement to restore 112 team victories deducted amid the Jerry Sandusky child...

Jan 16, 2015

NCAA Restores Paterno's Wins

NCAA Restores Paterno's Wins

Penn State's football team is getting back 112 wins wiped out during the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal and the late Joe Paterno has been restored as the winningest coach in major college football...

Jan 16, 2015

Penn State, NCAA Deal in Sandusky Case May Take Shape

Penn State, NCAA Deal in Sandusky Case May Take Shape

There appeared to be fast-moving developments Friday in the effort to settle a lawsuit involving Penn State's punishment by the NCAA in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.

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Woman Pleas to Keep Wawa's 1st Store 'Part of Her Family'

Woman Pleas to Keep Wawa's 1st Store 'Part of Her Family'

A woman’s impassioned open letter to Wawa begs for the Philadelphia-area convenience store favorite to keep its historical roots intact at its original location and the company known for its coffee and "Classic"...

Sign Asks Joggers to "Stop Pooping" Along Trail

Sign Asks Joggers to "Stop Pooping" Along Trail

To whoever has been pooping on the public bike path in Hampton, Illinois – please stop, officials have asked. “Stop pooping on bike path,” read two new signs along the trail. And no, it’s not a message directed...

Couple Found Dead With Wounds From Chainsaw

Couple Found Dead With Wounds From Chainsaw

A community is in mourning after a teen boy discovered his parents dead with wounds from a chainsaw inside a Montgomery County, Pennsylvania home Tuesday.

Missing Man Found Dead in Schuylkill River

Missing Man Found Dead in Schuylkill River

A man who went missing last year was found dead inside the Schuylkill River Friday after police say he had been shot several times in the head.

Cynthia Lennon, First Wife of John Lennon, Dies

Cynthia Lennon, First Wife of John Lennon, Dies

Cynthia Lennon, the first wife of former Beatle John Lennon, has died of cancer at her home in Spain. She was 75. The news was announced Wednesday on the website of her son, Julian Lennon, and was confirmed...

Police ID Victims of Plane Crash

Police ID Victims of Plane Crash

Days after a deadly airplane crashed not far from a suburban Philadelphia airport, authorities identified the victims.