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

Jun 4, 2015

New Sandusky Accuser Fights to File Charges

New Sandusky Accuser Fights to File Charges

A man who claims former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky abused him as a teen filed a court document Wednesday that asks a judge to force state prosecutors to file charges in the matter.

Apr 20, 2015

PSU Trustees Want Records Used by Freeh

PSU Trustees Want Records Used by Freeh

Seven Penn State board members asked a judge Monday for access to documents used by a team led by former FBI director Louis Freeh that produced a 2012 report on how university leaders handled child molestation...

Apr 9, 2015

PSU Trustees' Vote Authorizes Sandusky Victim Deals

PSU Trustees' Vote Authorizes Sandusky Victim Deals

The Penn State board is authorizing university officials to settle litigation related to Jerry Sandusky, but it's unclear how much money is at stake.

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...

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Severe Storms Bring Funnel Clouds, Leave Hail, Flooding

Severe Storms Bring Funnel Clouds, Leave Hail, Flooding

As temperatures pushed into the 80s Tuesday afternoon, funnel clouds hovered over parts of the Philadelphia region as the National Weather Service issued tornado warnings in areas north and west of the city and...

Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf Vetoes Budget Bill

Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf Vetoes Budget Bill

Gov. Tom Wolf says he's going to veto a Republican-penned budget bill, and calls it full of gimmicks that leave it unbalanced.

Teen Girl Drowns in NJ Lake

Teen Girl Drowns in NJ Lake

A teenage girl drowned in a New Jersey lake after she went missing.

Car Drives Over Rabbi, Pulls Forward and Runs Over Him Again: NYPD

Car Drives Over Rabbi, Pulls Forward and Runs Over Him Again: NYPD

A 66-year-old rabbi and father of four died after a car reversed and struck him, pulled forward, then reversed a second time, pinning him under the wheel Monday evening in Brooklyn, police said.

First Lady Hosts Girl Scout White House Campout

First Lady Hosts Girl Scout White House Campout

Some lucky Girl Scouts got the ultimate camping experience Tuesday: an overnight in tents pitched on the White House South Lawn.