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Saturday, Sep 17, 2016

Despite Criticism, Penn State Honors Paterno During Game

Despite Criticism, Penn State Honors Paterno During Game

Penn State paid tribute Saturday to Joe Paterno on the 50th anniversary of his first game, despite criticism that the ceremonies are insensitive to victims in the university's sex abuse scandal.

Friday, Sep 16, 2016

Penn State's Plan to Honor Controversial Coach Joe Paterno

Penn State's Plan to Honor Controversial Coach Joe Paterno

Penn State detailed plans Thursday to mark the 50th anniversary of Joe Paterno's first win as hundreds of the late coach's former players made their way back to State College for a private reunion, marking...

Friday, Sep 2, 2016

Penn State Plan to Honor Paterno Milestone Sparks Fury

Penn State Plan to Honor Paterno Milestone Sparks Fury

Penn State's athletic department on Thursday announced plans to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Joe Paterno's first game as coach, a move that sparked backlash on social networks by people critical...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016

Prosecutor Says He Doesn't Believe Sandusky Accuser's Claim

Prosecutor Says He Doesn't Believe Sandusky Accuser's Claim

A third day of testimony is set to get underway in Jerry Sandusky's quest to have a judge dismiss dozens of child-sex charges or grant him a new trial on them.

Monday, Aug 22, 2016

Jerry Sandusky Appeals for New Trial

Jerry Sandusky Appeals for New Trial

The second day of Jerry Sandusky's appeal hearing is underway in Pennsylvania.

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016

Judge Sets Date for PSU Child Sex Abuse Whistleblower Suit

Judge Sets Date for PSU Child Sex Abuse Whistleblower Suit

A judge has set an Oct. 17 trial date for the whistleblower lawsuit filed by former Penn State assistant football coach Mike McQueary.

Saturday, Aug 13, 2016

Sandusky Emphatically Denies He's Guilty of Abusing Boys

Sandusky Emphatically Denies He's Guilty of Abusing Boys

Jerry Sandusky plans to take the stand at an appeals hearing in a fresh chance to prove his claim he was wrongly convicted four years ago of sexually abusing 10 boys.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016

Man Still Cherishes 1952 Joe Paterno Recruiting Letter

Man Still Cherishes 1952 Joe Paterno Recruiting Letter

It's dated March 20, 1952. The stationary header reads, "THE PENNSYLVANIA STATE COLLEGE."

Sunday, Jul 17, 2016

Questions Emerge About Coaches Who Worked With Sandusky

Questions Emerge About Coaches Who Worked With Sandusky

Newly disclosed allegations from men who have accused Jerry Sandusky of sexual abuse raise fresh questions about what his fellow Penn State assistant coaches might have seen or known in the decades before...

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016

Abuse Victim: Callous Paterno Ignored 70s Sandusky Complaint

Abuse Victim: Callous Paterno Ignored 70s Sandusky Complaint

A man who says former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky sexually abused him as a boy in 1976 testified in court documents unsealed Tuesday that head coach Joe Paterno was told about it the very...

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