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

Dec 2, 2014

PSU Trustees Get Access to Freeh Documents

PSU Trustees Get Access to Freeh Documents

Nine Penn State trustees elected by alumni are getting access to documents used to create a 2012 report about how top university administrators handled sex abuse complaints against former assistant football...

Nov 15, 2014

Penn State President to Review Freeh Report

Penn State President to Review Freeh Report

The president of Penn State University says he will review the Freeh Report on the school's response to the Jerry Sandusky molestation scandal.

Nov 8, 2014

Judge to Review NCAA's Penn State Sanctions Emails

Judge to Review NCAA's Penn State Sanctions Emails

A judge has ordered the NCAA to turn over 477 internal emails relating to the sanctions imposed on Penn State over the university's handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

Sep 20, 2014

Penn State Trustees Postpone Sandusky Report Debate

Penn State Trustees Postpone Sandusky Report Debate

The Penn State Board of Trustees is postponing a public debate over the Freeh Report on the Jerry Sandusky child abuse scandal until later this fall.

Sep 11, 2014

PSU Trustees, Former Players Removed From NCAA Lawsuit

PSU Trustees, Former Players Removed From NCAA Lawsuit

Judge John Leete denied the bid by Penn State and the NCAA to throw out the civil case, but he pared it back and gave the remaining plaintiffs a month to amend their claims to be more specific.

Sep 9, 2014

PSU Football Coach Grateful for Bowl Chance

PSU Football Coach Grateful for Bowl Chance

Penn State coach James Franklin has been flooded with congratulatory messages about his football team's bowl prospects now that the NCAA has lifted the most severe sanctions to the program for the Jerry Sandusky...

Sep 5, 2014

Jay Paterno Fires Back at PSU Faculty

Jay Paterno Fires Back at PSU Faculty

The son of the late Joe Paterno sent a strongly-worded response to Penn State leaders after the University released a public appeal online.

Sep 4, 2014

New Accuser Sues Sandusky for Alleged Abuse

New Accuser Sues Sandusky for Alleged Abuse

A new accuser has sued Jerry Sandusky, Penn State and a charity the former assistant coach founded, claiming he was sexually abused about six years ago.

Aug 24, 2014

Case of Ex-PSU Officials Moves Along

Case of Ex-PSU Officials Moves Along

The criminal case against three former Penn State administrators is being conducted under strict court secrecy, and the judge has sealed all filings for the past six months.

Aug 16, 2014

Freeh Must Show Why Civil Suit Should Be Moved

Freeh Must Show Why Civil Suit Should Be Moved

A judge has ruled that former FBI director Louis Freeh must show why a pending civil lawsuit against him should be heard in federal court.

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Whole Foods, Acme, Wegmans Sued Over Baked Goods

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3 Weeks Later: Search for Shane Taking Its Toll

3 Weeks Later: Search for Shane Taking Its Toll

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Caught on Camera: Thief Fakes Heart Attack so Friend Can Steal Toys

Caught on Camera: Thief Fakes Heart Attack so Friend Can Steal Toys

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Cards Against Humanity Sells 30,000 Boxes of Bull Poop

Cards Against Humanity Sells 30,000 Boxes of Bull Poop

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3 Dead in DUI Crash After Christmas Church Event

3 Dead in DUI Crash After Christmas Church Event

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Fire at Hair Braiding Salon, Apartments

Fire at Hair Braiding Salon, Apartments

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