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

Jul 26, 2014

Son: Joe Paterno Feared Wrongly Accusing Sandusky

Son: Joe Paterno Feared Wrongly Accusing Sandusky

Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno told his son the day after his firing that he hadn't informed the coaching staff about allegations Jerry Sandusky may be a child molester because he was unsure...

Jul 25, 2014

Judge Denies Spanier's Request

Judge Denies Spanier's Request

A federal judge in Pennsylvania said Friday she will not halt the criminal case against former Penn State president Graham Spanier, who is accused of a criminal cover-up of child sex abuse complaints against...

Jul 18, 2014

Sandusky Relatives Voice Support

Sandusky Relatives Voice Support

Other members of Jerry Sandusky's family say they're standing by him after one of his adopted sons described to Oprah Winfrey allegations of sexual abuse by the former Penn State assistant football coach.

Jul 17, 2014

Sandusky's Son Talks of His Bedtime 'Ritual'

Sandusky's Son Talks of His Bedtime 'Ritual'

An adopted son of convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky is providing details of the alleged sexual abuse he suffered at the hands of his father. Matt Sandusky, who was initially a foster child of the...

Jul 8, 2014

Penn State Seeks to Seal Paterno Discovery Papers

Penn State Seeks to Seal Paterno Discovery Papers

Penn State's attorneys want a judge to seal any documents they hand over to the estate of late football coach Joe Paterno, claiming his family plans to use them "to conduct a public relations campaign.''

Jun 25, 2014

AG Corrects Description of 2 Sandusky Accusers

AG Corrects Description of 2 Sandusky Accusers

Pennsylvania's attorney general is correcting her statement from earlier this week about two young men who've accused Jerry Sandusky of sexual abuse in 2009.

Jun 23, 2014

Sandusky Investigation Took Too Long: AG

Sandusky Investigation Took Too Long: AG

A comprehensive review of the lengthy investigation into convicted child molester and former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky says state prosecutors took too long to bring the man to justice.

Jun 23, 2014

AG to Release Report on Sandusky Investigation

AG to Release Report on Sandusky Investigation

A new report on the investigation of convicted pedophile Jerry Sandusky will be released on Monday.

May 30, 2014

Corbett Meets With Investigator Over Sandusky Case

Corbett Meets With Investigator Over Sandusky Case

Gov. Tom Corbett has met with a special prosecutor investigating his handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse case while he was attorney general and why it took so long to bring charges against the former...

May 21, 2014

Freeh Seeks Speedy Trial on PSU Defamation Claims

Freeh Seeks Speedy Trial on PSU Defamation Claims

The school's former president, Graham Spanier, is suing Freeh over the damning report he prepared on the Jerry Sandusky scandal.

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Bill Cosby's Testimony Describes Accuser's Spiked Story

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